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POLITICS

Video: Massive Demo At Kwabre East; No Single Tarred Road Or Hospital Built - Mampontenghene Spits Fire

There is a reason why our ancestors said "when the water keeps long in a bottle, it stinks". After six long years of this government in power, many inhabitants of Kwabre East have witnessed a very bad state of their town. It is this state of affairs that has compelled Nana Mampontenghene to face down on politicians and called upon the President to come to their aide.

  17 hours ago ago
Video: Massive Demo At Kwabre East; No Single Tarred Road Or Hospital Built - Mampontenghene Spits Fire

POLITICS

Dr. Bawumia's Boy Blames President for COVID-19 Expenditure

The Technical Advisor at the office of the Vice President, Dr. Tiah Abdul-Karibu Mahama has said that the magnanimity of President Nana Addo Danquah during the peak of COVID-19 is to be blamed for some of the economic crisis Ghana is faced with today. The Dr. of rural economics who was a panelist on Metro TV flagship morning program "Good Morning Ghana" said that, "if there's anything to blame, let's blame the magnanimity of the President for giving free water during COVID-19".

  5 days ago ago
Dr. Bawumia's Boy Blames President for COVID-19 Expenditure

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

It Was Refreshing To See a Whole Chief Sing For Me - Ursula Owusu After Handing Over Project

August 4, 2022, the minister of communication and digitisation, Mrs Ursula Owusu commissioned a Rural Telephony site at NKwadum in the Sefwi Akontombra Constituency to enable the people have access to connectivity. In order to provide basic telephone voice and data connectivity to underserved and unserved communities, the government has started construction of 2,016 cell sites under GIFEC's Ghana Rural Telephony and Digital Inclusion Project.

  4 days ago ago
It Was Refreshing To See a Whole Chief Sing For Me - Ursula Owusu After Handing Over Project

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

It Was Refreshing To See a Whole Chief Sing For Me - Ursula Owusu After Handing Over Project

August 4, 2022, the minister of communication and digitisation, Mrs Ursula Owusu commissioned a Rural Telephony site at NKwadum in the Sefwi Akontombra Constituency to enable the people have access to connectivity. In order to provide basic telephone voice and data connectivity to underserved and unserved communities, the government has started construction of 2,016 cell sites under GIFEC's Ghana Rural Telephony and Digital Inclusion Project.

  4 days ago ago
It Was Refreshing To See a Whole Chief Sing For Me - Ursula Owusu After Handing Over Project

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How To Apply For Between GHC100,000 And GHC500,000 From Govt YouthStart Program

The government in its 2022 budget announced GHC1 billion to support young entrepreneurs in the country to enable them to create new businesses as well as expand existing ones. Under the ‘YouthStart’ programme, the government is expected to provide financial and technical support to young entrepreneurs to develop commercially viable businesses and create jobs for the youth.

  13 days ago ago
How To Apply For Between GHC100,000 And GHC500,000 From Govt YouthStart Program

POLITICS

Karaga To Achieve 100 Percent Electricity Coverage Before End Of Year, MP Declares

The Karaga Constituency in the Northern Region is on course to achieve one hundred percent electricity coverage by the end of year 2022. Already, a significant number of the constituency's 196 communities have been hooked to the national grid with efforts underway to have remaining communities to be connected as soon as possible.

  7 days ago ago
Karaga To Achieve 100 Percent Electricity Coverage Before End Of Year, MP Declares

EDUCATION

Newly Teacher Trainees lament over Staff ID

Newly teacher trainees who are being posted and on field working has called upon the government and the ministry of education to release their Staff ID for their biometric. According to them, they were posted on January 1, 2022 and now they have worked for seven months without salary due to the fact that the government and ministry of education unable to provide them with their Staff ID.

  10 days ago ago
Newly Teacher Trainees lament over Staff ID

OTHERS

Roads Minister dragged to Parliament over Wassa Amenfi East Bridge construction projects.

The Member of Parliament for Wassa Amenfi East of the Western Region, hon. Nicholas Amankwah on Friday, July 22, dragged the Minister of Roads and Highways, Hon Kwesi Amoako-Atta to parliament over no show of Bridge construction projects in his area. According to him, the conditions of transportation by crossing rivers have worsened more than they were before. His questions suggest that the non –commitment to the construction of some key roads and rural bridge projects in parts of the Constituency was enough

  16 days ago ago
Roads Minister dragged to Parliament over Wassa Amenfi East Bridge construction projects.

OTHERS

Ministry of Communication: Phase 1 Of 2,016 Cell Sites Construction To Be Completed Next Year

The construction of two thousand and sixteen (2016) cell sites in rural communities across Ghana under the Rural Telephony and Digital inclusion project will be completed in 2023. This is according to the Minister for Communication, Ursula Owusu Ekuful. The project is aimed at increasing and improving voice and data connectivity in the rural areas where over 4.5 to 5 million people are sidelined in network connections due to “low economic activity and the sparse population there”. According to her, before

  8 days ago ago
Ministry of Communication: Phase 1 Of 2,016 Cell Sites Construction To Be Completed Next Year

SOCIETY

Ursula Owusu is trending again for Commissioning a Telephone Mast

A facebook post of a colourful commissioning ceremony of a Rural Telephony Site at Nkwadum in the Sefwi Akontombra Constituency by Communication Minister, Ursula Owusu has attracted bashing by some Ghanaian social media users. Ursula Owusu shared pictures of the commissioning with an explanation that the Telephony site at NKwadum was part of an ongoing project for the construction of 2,016 cell sites under GIFEC's Ghana Rural Telephony and Digital Inclusion Project, to provide basic telephone voice and data connectivity to underserved and unserved communities.

  4 days ago ago
Ursula Owusu is trending again for Commissioning a Telephone Mast

POLITICS

Six new regions to be developed.

The Akufo-Addo administration is reportedly committed to closing the development gap that now exists between the six new regions and the other 10 in the nation, according to Samuel Abu Jinapor, the member of parliament for the Savannah Region's Damongo Constituency. According to him, any nation's infrastructure improvements should have a beneficial impact on its rural infrastructure, which is why the Akufo-Addo government is working to ensure that the six areas receive a speedy facelift.

  9 days ago ago
Six new regions to be developed.

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

SIM Card Registration Brouhaha: My Candid Advice to Ursula Owusu

The decision by the Communication and Digitalisation Minister, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful to effect the blocking of SIM Cards that are not connected to the Ghana Cards of their users have been resisted by a section of the public. While some complained about not being able to acquire their Ghana Cards, the main requirement for the linkage, others raised concerns about long queues at the Mobile Networks registration centres.

  9 days ago ago
SIM Card Registration Brouhaha: My Candid Advice to Ursula Owusu

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Kejetia Is Heading Towards Useless And Unspringing Leadership- Ruben Amey Fumes

The General Secretary of Kejetia traders, Mr. Rubben Amey, has asserted that the Kejetia market lacks aspiring and beneficial leaders. Mr. Rubben Amey said the leaders of the market do not initiate good policies that will benefit the traders. According to him, the traders started complaining about some distinct issues when they first moved to Kejetia but nothing has been done about our plea.

  19 days ago ago
Kejetia Is Heading Towards Useless And Unspringing Leadership- Ruben Amey Fumes

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana is Blessed Indeed-See where this Amazing Natural Maize Grew.

There is a recent economic hardship in Ghana including low job opportunities, low salary incomes etc. Despite all this factors, Ghana is still blessed in terms of agriculture. Most people see farming to be a mere job but in some circumstances it really helps us a lot.

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Ghana is Blessed Indeed-See where this Amazing Natural Maize Grew.

EDUCATION

The funny story of maths living in a rural area

Below us a maths teacher who live in one of the rural areas in Ghana. There was a flood in the area but '' Gabriel '' decides to come and teach. Maths teachers came to school There was a heavily rainfall one Thursday evening for the teacher to stay home and rest, he decided to come to school and teach because he once said in his childhood that..'' I'll become a teacher one day because it is my passion and I want it to be my Profession ''

  16 days ago ago
The funny story of maths living in a rural area

POLITICS

Former Prez John Dramani Mahama Deserves National Award Over Hardwork - Ndc Chairman.

The Kumasi Kwadaso branch chairman of the National Democratic Congress (Ndc) Mr Issah Moro has described the former President of the Republic, John Dramani Mahama as a person who deserves national award over his selfless and dedicated service he rendered to sustain the economy during his regime.

  17 days ago ago
Former Prez John Dramani Mahama Deserves National Award Over Hardwork - Ndc Chairman.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

NPP's credibility will be restored when we save the economy- General secretary.

The New Patriotic Party's (NPP) general secretary claims that the party is unconcerned by a recent study that names them as the least dependable institution in the nation. Justin Kodua Frimpong says that it is evident how Ghanaians are perceived as a result of the current economic difficulties.

  12 days ago ago
NPP's credibility will be restored when we save the economy- General secretary.

HEALTH

C/R: Effutu MP Gets Commendation For Supporting Hepatitis Fight

Member of Parliament for Effutu and Deputy Manority Leader, Alexander Afenyo-Markin has been commended for his eminent support to the fight of Hepatitis within the municipality. The Project Manager of Mumbies Foundation Ghana, Mr. Israel Adorbley, disclosed this at the 2022 World Hepatitis Day celebration held at the University of Education, Winneba in the Central region.

  10 days ago ago
C/R: Effutu MP Gets Commendation For Supporting Hepatitis Fight

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Consumer Protection Is At The Heart Of The Communication Ministry- Ursula Owusu Ekuful

The Minister for Communication and Digitalisation Hon. Ursula Owusu Ekuful says Consumer protection is at the heart of the Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation and its agencies, as they implement and oversee different pieces of legislation that protect Consumers of Communications services. According to her, during the covid-19 pandemic, they closely monitored the market, realized the increased use of voice and data for transactions due to social distancing protocols created congestion on the various networks, and took the needed action to ensure that Mobile Networks Operators were not overwhelmed by granting them the use of free spectrum.

  19 days ago ago
Consumer Protection Is At The Heart Of The Communication Ministry- Ursula Owusu Ekuful

EDUCATION

School Feeding pupils Says Food Serve Cannot Sustain Them During Instructional Times.

Education they say is the key to development in any given society that is expect to be competitive with their global counterparts. This therefore pushed many lovers of education within the sub regions of West Africa, especially the leadership to bring out substantial measures to improving their standards of education.

  13 days ago ago
School Feeding pupils Says Food Serve Cannot Sustain Them During Instructional Times.