Alleged kidnapped girl Residents of Sekondi-Takoradi metropolis have been given a sigh of relief as the alleged kidnapped 13 years old JHS student, Norchelina Awuah got home to her parents unhurt after going allegedly being kidnapped for close to 8 hours. The Western Region Police Command, giving a brief of the case, said the mother of the ‘victim’, one Diana Portia, came to the Police to report that her daughter, Norchelina Awuah aged 13 years and JHS student of Queen of Peace Preparatory School in Anaji had gone missing.
Residents in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis of the Western Region of Ghana are currently unhappy. Most of these residents have shared their frustrations at the Ghana Police Service for their inability to provide proper security in the region. This was after troubling news of another young girl who has been held captive by some unknown men believed to be kidnappers broke.
Armed robbers have struck again in Takoradi but this time around, the life of a taxi driver is involved. The Taxi Driver, Raymond Otchere works within Sekondi Takoradi with his WR 766-21 registered Toyota Yaris. During one of his errands, an unidentified man stopped the car and requested to be taken to Kojokrom, a suburb in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis.
Sekondi-Takoradi is a city in Ghana comprising the twin cities Sekondi and Takoradi. It is a country which is mostly affected by flood, currently another flood has hit the city again and the results aren't good at all. Let's get started then. A heavy rain water fell in the city Sekondi-Takoradi, a mighty flood hit the city.
There were no signs of rainfall in the evening of Tuesday, June 29, 2021, when residents of Sekondi Takoradi and its environs were getting ready to sleep. In the early morning of Wednesday, June 30, 2021, whilst residents were still asleep, mild wind started blowing and later followed by drizzling.
File Image (Sekondi-Takoradi Railway station) A moving train has killed a young man in Kojokrom, a community in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis of the Western Region.The sad incident happened on the evening of Thursday, May 6, 2021.Residents in the community woke up on Friday morning and found the lifeless body of the young man whose name has since not been given lying beside the rail line.
People living at Ketan, a suburb of Sekondi Takoradi in the Western Region witnessed a sad moment when a 68-year-old man got killed by a train. The incident happened at 5:40 in the evening when the manganese train trucks were coming down from Takoradi through to Kojokrom. Mr. Ekow Amissah who got killed by the train had got to sit on the rail line to catch some fresh air as he lived some meters away from the rail line, something he has been doing for a very long time.
The energy sector is considered as the hub and epicenter of all the developmental activities and processes in the country, yet it is constantly and severely hit with a lot of challenges. How critical and imperative this sector is can be likened to the significant nature of the heart in the body.
File Image (passengers at transport station) Residents of Sekondi-Takoradi, the Western Region Capital are unhappy about the current state of affairs in the country.The residents have raised issues about the rising cost of living and the proposed increment in transportation fares announced by the Ghana Road Transport Union of Ghana (GPRTU) and other unions.
Following a downpour on Wednesday, June 30th, 2021, certain areas of the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis flooded. The Takoradi to Western-North main route's Apowa St Mary's -Sky Limit road was clogged with vehicular traffic after a five-hour downpour. Many commuters were stuck in traffic for several hours.
Sekondi Takoradi is one of Ghana's most attractive cities, and as the capital of the Western Region, it has experienced a lot of improvement in terms of roads and infrastructure. However, the Centre for National Culture building, which has been left to rot over the years, is one of the important infrastructures in the city that has faced delays in construction.
Sekondi Takoradi for a very long time has not had their share of the peaceful living preached by our leader's, this is as a result of the recent happenings in Sekondi Takoradi. Residents in Sekondi Takoradi in the Western Region of Ghana, are in frustration for the inability of the Ghana police service to provide adequate security for them.
David Anamoah Otabil is a great man in Ghana and known much to the people as Pastor Mensah Otabil. He is a born and breath native of Sekondi Takoradi in the Western region. The name Otabil comes from his father. Pastor Otabil is a product of Swedru school of business.
Born in Sekondi Takoradi, Gospel Music icon and Minister, Pastor Joe Beecham is a product of St John's School in Sekondi and Takoradi Technical University. After he pursued God's call to ministry. From the Masem Bi Album which was released in 1998 with hit tracks from Masem Bi, Asem bi aa meka kyere wo, Se me kae a and many other subsequent hits, he has five albums to his credit.
Mobile money business is currently one of the most profitable business in the country. Many people have been blessed through this business and they have been able to start something nice for themselves and their families. But the recent attacks on mobile money operators across the country has raised many concerns about the security aspect of the business.
Today, Monday, 3 May 2021, is expected to begin the demolitions of the 93-year old Sekondi-Takoradi market in the Western Region.The demolition comes after the market's traders were given a final eviction notice to vacate the area in order for the reconstruction project to begin.
After a battle over his car, Raymond Okyere, a cab driver in Effiakuma, a neighborhood of Sekondi-Takoradi in the Western Region, was shot by an armed robber. On Friday, July 2, he told Skyy Power 93.5FM that the event occurred approximately a week ago, when a thief hired him for a journey to Kojokrom.
Sekondi – Takoradi Mayor, Abdul Issah Mumin has warned that traders who have come onto the road and walkways to trade even though they have been allocated shops at the New makeshift Market will have their shops reallocated.“Almost everyone has been given a shop or a shed inside the main areas.
Nadia Buari is a Ghanaian actress.She received two nominations for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2009.Buari was born in Sekondi Takoradi, Ghana to a Lebanese father and a Ghanaian mother.She attended Mfantsiman Girl's school and then studied performing arts at the University of Ghana, graduating with a BFA Degree.
Bad habit Chancellor of the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) Professor Richard Kwasi Amankwa has revealed that the University has the innovation that can lessen the turbidity levels of the Pra River inside a month.The Pra River has been intensely dirtied by the exercises of illicit limited scope mining.