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POLITICS

The Danquah-Busia-Dombo tradition: Bawumia deserves a chance.

The New Patriotic Party has a long history, coupled with a rich tradition and as such a delight to share. Dr. J.B. Danquah, the biological uncle of Ghana’s current President. H.E Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo, after his return in the early 1940s from London to Ghana, then Gold Coast, joined hands with Paa Grant, a merchant, and formed the United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC) in 1946.

  8 months ago ago
The Danquah-Busia-Dombo tradition: Bawumia deserves a chance.

POLITICS

"God Will Strike "Thunder" On The Minister To Suffer If He's Saying The Lady Wasn't Pregnant"

The aftermath of the lady who was kidnapped but found story is becoming more interesting after the member of parliament, honourable Kobena Okyere Darko who is also the regional minister came out yesterday to say that Josephine Panyin Mensah, who was kidnapped by unknown men at Paa Grant roundabout, Takoradi in the Western region of Ghana.

  10 months ago ago

TRAVEL

10 Most Dangerous Places In Takoradi You Must Not Visit

Takoradi is the Western Regional capital and is recently known as the "Oil City" of Ghana which is often shortened as OC. It has a high influx of foreign nationals following the numerous factories and institutions. Takoradi has a lot of interesting places for every occasion especially during the day, however, some of the places can be dangerous during the night as well. Here are the ten most dangerous places in Takoradi at night. 1. The road in front of Takoradi Cemetery There is a partial mentally challenged

  2 years ago ago
10 Most Dangerous Places In Takoradi You Must Not Visit

POLITICS

Fante contribution towards the establishment of UGCC where both NPP and CPP traces their history.

Cape Coast/Fante contribution towards the establishment of UGCC where both NPP and CPP traces their history. The independence of Ghana was gained on the same day the signing of the Bond of 1844 took place (6th March 1844) and the same day of the formation of the Fante Confederacy (6th March 1868). Below is a list of the Heroes from Cape Coast, Anomabo, and Saltpond that contributed to the “self-rule” agenda touted by early Fantes like King Aggrey, Jacob Wilson Sey, John Mensah Sarbah, and the members of

  1 year ago ago
Fante contribution towards the establishment of UGCC where both NPP and CPP traces their history.

SOCIETY

Areas at Takoradi you should be careful with if you are new in Taadi

There are some areas at Takoradi that you should be careful with if you don't really know taadi very well. 1.Ebrufum, you may be confused of the name if you never been to Takoradi before, but it's a place where they sell shoes and clothes during daylight but been used for another business during night.

  9 months ago ago
Areas at Takoradi you should be careful with if you are new in Taadi

SOCIETY

Takoradi Goes #FixPaaGrantRoundaboutNow As Government Leaves Monument To Decay

It appears the only language the government understands is protest. Several responsibilities have bee shirked leaving the citizenry to complain about the ‘failing’ state of development in the country. A new campaign has been launched in Takoradi of the Western Region to compel the city authorities and for that matter, the government to fix the Paa Grant Roundabout.

  1 year ago ago
Takoradi Goes #FixPaaGrantRoundaboutNow As Government Leaves Monument To Decay

POLITICS

Must it always be Kwame Nkrumah, see the man who brought true independence to Ghana

George Alfred Grant, alias Paa Grant, was born in Beyin, the traditional capital of Western in sNzima or Jomoro district, on 15th August 1878. He was the son of William Minneaux Grant and Awuraba Adjoba Biatwi of the royal house of Half Assini, the political capital of Jomoro district in the Western region of Ghana. George Alfred Grant was educated at the Wesleyan school at Cape Coast. When he completed is elementary school in 1895, there was no properly grounded secondary school for him to attend, since the

  1 year ago ago
Must it always be Kwame Nkrumah, see the man who brought true independence to Ghana

AUTO

Year Of Roads: Frustrated Taxi Driver Fixes Deep Potholes At Paa Grant Roundabout

Many would have expected quiet a number of roads reconstructed and or asphalted this year when President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo announced to Ghanaians that this year will be a 'Year of Roads'. The excitement now seem to have turned into grief, as expectations are yet to be met. In Takoradi of the Western Region, the story has taken a new dive. As a region that contributes about sixty (60) percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP), and for the President Nana Akufo-Addo, to have admitted that

  1 year ago ago
Year Of Roads: Frustrated Taxi Driver Fixes Deep Potholes At Paa Grant Roundabout

SOCIETY

Ghana @65: This Is How Unemployment Rate Can Be Reduced To The Barest Minimum

The attainment of independence in Ghana was not an easy task, many Ghanaians or Gold coasters try as much as possible to get decolonization or better still gain independence from our colonial masters hence the British. History made us understood that, the likes of Dr Kwame Nkrumah, Paa Grant, J.B Danquah, Edward Akuffo, Canseley Hayford just to mention but a few fought hard for the attainment of independence for mother Ghana.

  5 months ago ago
Ghana @65: This Is How Unemployment Rate Can Be Reduced To The Barest Minimum

POLITICS

We want to see the contractor on site - Takoradi Residents tell Bawumia.

Residents of Sekondi Takoradi want to know when the dual carriage form Paa Grant round about to Kwame Nkrumah Circle will start . To them it's until they see a contractor on site they will take is it as one of the promises from the NPP government. It's been almost a month now since the Vice President come to the twin city to cut a sod for the commencement of the project but the contractor is yet to come to site . The residents told our reporter Adesi Kumi that probably the vice president is not aware nothing

  1 year ago ago
We want to see the contractor on site - Takoradi Residents tell Bawumia.

POLITICS

Biography Of Paa Grant - (Merchant And Politician In The Gold Coast)

Paa Grant George Alfred Grant, popularly known as Paa Grant (15 August 1878 – 30 October 1956), was a merchant and politician in the Gold Coast who has been called "the father of Gold Coast politics". As a political activist, he was a founder and the first president of the United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC) in August 1947. He was also one of Ghana's Founding Fathers. He paid for Kwame Nkrumah to return to Ghana from the United States. Quick Facts: George Alfred Grant, Born ... George Alfred Grant Born 15

  1 year ago ago
Biography Of Paa Grant - (Merchant And Politician In The Gold Coast)

POLITICS

Formation Of The U.G.C.C

Before you proceed with this article kindly follow me by clicking on the follow option The United Gold Coast Convention was the first political party to be formed in Ghana then Gold Coast at salt pond on the 14th of August, 1947.

  1 year ago ago
Formation Of The U.G.C.C

POLITICS

Do You Know That Preliminary Works On Takoradi PTC Interchange Kick Start After December Polls?

Rapid growth of traffic in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis increase daily due to the improvements in the economy as a results of discovery of Oil in the western region specifically Takoradi pivotal road “Traffic data from the Ministry of Roads and Highways indicates that PTC and Paa Grant roundabouts are increasingly congested Meanwhile about three "3" months ago the vice president of the Republic of Ghana Dr. Alhaji Mahamudu Bawumia, cut sod for the construction of the PTC Interchange in Takoradi in the Western

  1 year ago ago
Do You Know That Preliminary Works On Takoradi PTC Interchange Kick Start After December Polls?

ACCIDENT

Nana Addo's Year Of Roads: Taxi Driver Spotted On Paa Grant Roundabout Filling Potholes [Photos]

The President of the Republic Of the Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo promise of this year being "Year Of Roads" has been describes as just a propaganda talk but not a reality on the ground. So if the President will not use the state resources to construct and maintain roads, the concern and patriotic citizens will use their small means to do whatever they can to prevent accidents on roads. One thing about this Paa Grant Roundabout is that, it is not a remote road in a village or a rural area,

  1 year ago ago
Nana Addo's Year Of Roads: Taxi Driver Spotted On Paa Grant Roundabout Filling Potholes [Photos]

ACCIDENT

See what a Taxi driver did in the middle of a road which people are talking about

Sometimes when great and massive issues like this occurred, we tern to question if we have great and better leaders in Ghana. In fact, what this taxi driver did at the middle of the road, is a great sign about Ghanaians leadership whether is good or bad!. We have so many political leader's in the country yet it look as if nothing is happing. This photo of the the said taxi driver was spotted on Facebook and it happens right here in Ghana. In other to be precise, this whole incidence occurred in Takoradi at Paa

  1 year ago ago
See what a Taxi driver did in the middle of a road which people are talking about

POLITICS

Treasurer of the Fante Confederation

Francis Chapman Grant ((1825-1908): Gold Coast Merchant Prince, Treasurer of the Fante Confederation, and one of the early promoters of self-government.  His nephew was Arthur Wharton, the first black footballer to play British football and the grandfather of the merchant and politician Paa Grant of the United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC) fame. He was the ultimate patriarch of all the Grant descendants in Ghana.  F C Grant was one of the famous Gold Coast Merchant Prince, a prominent member of the Fante Confederation,

  1 year ago ago
Treasurer of the Fante Confederation

POLITICS

Paa Grant Interchange Next After Takoradi PTC Interchange Project- Bawumia assures

The Western Region, should all go as planned, will have its very first road interchange in 2023. Work on the Takoradi PTC Interchange project is expected to kick-start in earnest, after Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia cut the sod for the project yesterday. The interchange a three-tier, would be constructed within a thirty-month schedule, and its being financed by the $2 billion Synohydro Master Project Support. Adding to this project, Dr. Bawumia hinted that another interchange project would be constructed

  1 year ago ago
Paa Grant Interchange Next After Takoradi PTC Interchange Project- Bawumia assures

ACCIDENT

Taxi driver fills potholes with his taxi in Takoradi

A taxi driver has been spotted filling a pothole on a major highway in the Takoradi community. The taxi driver whose name hasn't been identified at the moment was seen and captured when he was filling a pothole at the Paa Grant roundabout in Takoradi. He loaded his taxi cab with lots of stones and pieces of rocks. He then offloaded the stones from his vehicle to fill the potholes on the road to prevent accidents on the highway. The motive of the taxi driver was for smooth passage of drivers who ply the road

  1 year ago ago
Taxi driver fills potholes with his taxi in Takoradi

SOCIETY

Another Sad News Of Death Hits Takoradi As Cocoa Container Falls On Saloon Car

Ghana has lost two lives in a fatal accident as a truck container which was loaded with cocoa fell on a saloon car. The incident occurred in Takoradi, Western region. It was noted that, the truck container which involved in the accident at the Kansuarina highway at Takoradi, was loaded with cocoa and it was on its way to Takoradi harbour. The truck is used for exporting cocoa. The western regional police commander reporting to Citi News said, at 9:30pm, the suspect driver named Eric Pamford Peters who's now

  1 year ago ago
Another Sad News Of Death Hits Takoradi As Cocoa Container Falls On Saloon Car

ACCIDENT

Meet the taxi driver who was seen filling potholes on the road

Everyday we wake to hear new things happening in and around the world. And today is no exception, as a taxi driver was seen filling potholes on the road. This are the kind of people Ghana need in the country, patriotic citizen's; who is then a patriotic citizen? A patriotic citizen shows interest in nation building, a patriotic citizen contributes to the development of his community and loves his country. The taxi driver who was captured was seen filling a very big potholes at Takoradi at Paa Grant roundabout

  1 year ago ago
Meet the taxi driver who was seen filling potholes on the road