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SOCIETY

You Have No Right To Whip Suspects In Handcuffs: Fresh Case Hits 4 Officers Interdicted By Dampare

Suspects arrested by the Police are mostly sent to the station under handcuffs. The simple reason is to avoid the suspect running away whilst in the company of the police. When suspects are put under handcuffs, it means they have submitted themselves to the law enforcers and are ready to comply with their rules and regulations.

  1 month ago ago
You Have No Right To Whip Suspects In Handcuffs: Fresh Case Hits 4 Officers Interdicted By Dampare

JUSTICE

Confusion Everywhere As Angry Demonstrators Vandalise NEDCO/VRA Headquarters; Boss And Workers Fled

Demonstration in northern region gets out of hands as some youth of Tamale earlier today staged a demonstration against the NEDCO and Police brutality which occurred last week at Lamashegu and Nakpanzoo communities. The massive demonstrators who were largely youths stormed the streets of Tamale township to protest against the unfair treatment meted against one of their own

  2 months ago ago
Confusion Everywhere As Angry Demonstrators Vandalise NEDCO/VRA Headquarters; Boss And Workers Fled

ECONOMY-FINANCE

ECG/VRA Billing Chart For Households [Photo]

The Electricity Company of Ghana in Joint Collaboration with Volta Rover Authority has released a billing Chart for Compound houses and groups of people living together and contributing to pay electricity bills, the Volta River Authority has begun Issuing new digital meters to people in parts of Upper West Region including, Choko and Wonnuo Residential Area within Wa.

  1 month ago ago
ECG/VRA Billing Chart For Households [Photo]

SOCIETY

Yaa Naa Reacts To Recent Arrest Of Youth In Tamale

The Overlord of Dagbon, His Majesty Yaa Naa Abubakari has reacted to recent arrest of some youth in Tamale by the Police. The arrest follows a misunderstanding between some youth in Tamale and the Police after some residents were brutalise for alleged illegal power connections. But, in a press release by the Yaa Naa on October 1st, he indicated that, he is currently in discussions with the Police and the Regional Cordinating Council to find solution to the unpasse.

  1 month ago ago
Yaa Naa Reacts To Recent Arrest Of Youth In Tamale

JUSTICE

Tamale : Irate Youth Vanderlise Police Station And VRA Office

Some angry youth in the Northern Regional Capital Tamale, today Vanderlise the Lamashegu Divisional Police Station and the Regional office of the Volta River Authority (VRA). The action of the youth comes after a demonstration by the youth in reaction to last Week Police brutality by some Police officers.

  2 months ago ago
Tamale : Irate Youth Vanderlise Police Station And VRA Office

SOCIETY

Residents Hunt Man Who Disguises Himself As NEDCO/VRA Official To Steal Their Properties

The natives of Gumani and it's environs in the northern region are battling with a notorious criminal who comes to introduce himself as an electrician from NEDCO/VRA and get opportunity to enter rooms and steal. This notorious criminal, Adam Baba popularly known as Nyagsim is a native of Gumani have used this tactics to steal a lot of people's properties including televisions, motorbikes and money in the northern region.

  1 month ago ago
Residents Hunt Man Who Disguises Himself As NEDCO/VRA Official To Steal Their Properties

SOCIETY

Videos: Police and staff of VRA/NEDCO lashes residents in Tamale for illegal connection.

Some Police Personnel and some staff of VRA has stormed the houses of some residents in Tamale for using illegal connection. According to the VRA, those people have not paid their lights bills and are owing the VRA for using their light. The residents did their own connection in order not to be paying electricity bills.

  2 months ago ago
Videos: Police and staff of VRA/NEDCO lashes residents in Tamale for illegal connection.

SOCIETY

IGP Dampare Does Not Entertain ‘Intransigent’ Officers; Rule Of Law Is Upheld Under His Regime

The public learned with surprise a drastic measure taken by the Police administration in dealing with four rogue officers who assaulted a civilian some persons in Tamale of the Northern Region on Tuesday 21 September 2021. The four officers are yet to be named yet the Acting Director-General in charge of Public Affairs, Assistant Commissioner of Police Kwesi Ofori noted that the officers have been interdicted.

  2 months ago ago
IGP Dampare Does Not Entertain ‘Intransigent’ Officers; Rule Of Law Is Upheld Under His Regime

SOCIETY

Sad News: 33-year Old Man Knocked Down By A Car On His Way From Church At Tema Comm 25, VRA Road

Death is impending, it is a phase in life everyone will endure at some point in life.sometimes how people die are always beyond imagination.The space left behind by our loved ones is usually tough to be replenished but we have to let them rest in perfect peace.

  7 months ago ago
Sad News: 33-year Old Man Knocked Down By A Car On His Way From Church At Tema Comm 25, VRA Road

SOCIETY

Video: Four Police Officers ban for lashing residents in Tamale over illegal connection.

Four police officers have been interdicted for assaulting residents illegal connection. The four officials were assigned to assist VRA/NEDCO in arresting those people but not assault anyone. The Ghana Police Service have taking the necessary steps to identify the victims for the necessary medical assessments and assistance. There were viral videos on Facebook regarding how they were assaulting those victims as a lot of people showed their disappointment in the unprofessional acts from the 4 Police Personnel.

  2 months ago ago
Video: Four Police Officers ban for lashing residents in Tamale over illegal connection.

CAREER-JOBS

Why some workers never went on strike

In Ghana, there are three categories of employees in the public sector. Category A Category B Category C A is the Article 71 office holders and CEOs B is the workers of GRA, VRA, SSNIT, GNPC, GPHA, AVIATION, GHANA GAS, ECG, BANKS, NEDCO, GWCL, COCOBOD, RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS (CSIRS), FDA, GSA, AUDIT SERVICE, LECTURERS, etc.

  3 months ago ago
Why some workers never went on strike

SOCIETY

VRA And NEDCo Staffs Have Withdrawn It Services Over Safety Concerning An Attack In Tamale.

Volta River Authority (VRA) and the Northern Electricity Distribution Company (NEDCo) in Tamale Metropolis have withdrawn their services over security concerns following an assault on the offices by some residents last Saturday. According to the staff, they acknowledge that the attack has intensified their fears and that they cannot jeopardize their lives working as a result, they are unwilling to carry out any duties that will take them outside the territories of the company.

  1 month ago ago
VRA And NEDCo Staffs Have Withdrawn It Services Over Safety Concerning An Attack In Tamale.

SOCIETY

VRA Ladies to participate in Women’s 5K Virtual Walk and Run

VRA Ladies have announced their participate in this year’s Women’s 5K Virtual Walk / Run which comes of on October 30, 2021 in Accra. The event will be a hybrid of a virtual and in person race with a selected number doing the race in person, and it promises to be a unique and special activity as attractive prizes are at stake for winners and exciting performances.

  1 month ago ago
VRA Ladies to participate in Women’s 5K Virtual Walk and Run

ECONOMY-FINANCE

B/R: Bono Region Is Experiencing "Dumsor" Because Communities Get Power 4 Hours Daily

The Bono Region of Ghana is actually experiencing unusual supply of electricity power for weeks now.

  8 months ago ago
B/R: Bono Region Is Experiencing

SOCIETY

Dampare Goes after His Own Officers In Less Than 24 Hours following an alleged assault in Tamale

Four police officers in the Northern Region had incurred the wrath of Dampare Akuffo led police administration for allegedly molesting some residents of Tamale over illegal electric connection exercises. In a statement released on social media a while ago, the police said they interdicted four of its men for unprofessional conduct contrary to the ethics of the profession.

  2 months ago ago
Dampare Goes after His Own Officers In Less Than 24 Hours following an alleged assault in Tamale

SOCIETY

Akosombo Land Owners Demand Compensation from VRA, Give Deadline

The chiefs and owners of Adjena (Akosombo), have given a three week deadline to the Volta River Authority (VRA) to pay them Dam compensations or face their wrath. The chiefs have also accused the VRA of false claim of ownership of Mpakadan In-Land Port Lands and unfulfilled promises.

  5 months ago ago
Akosombo Land Owners Demand Compensation from VRA, Give Deadline

POLITICS

Napo, Oppong Nkrumah, VRA, Others Inspect Pokuase Substation Project

Hon.Kojo Oppong Nkrumah (information minister) and other officials from the Volta River Authority (VRA), Ghana Grid Company (GridCo) and the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) have surveyed the ongoing project works at Pokuase substation.The project is however, funded by the United States Government through its Agency, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and also part of the US$ 308 million Ghana Power Compact.

  7 months ago ago
Napo, Oppong Nkrumah, VRA, Others Inspect Pokuase Substation Project

POLITICS

B/R: Power Crisis Has Forced MCE And DCE To Visit VRA Substation In Berekum

Power Crisis Has Forced MCE, Drissa Ouattara And DCE, Kofi Agyemang To Visit VRA Substation In Berekum The frequent electricity power cut in the Bono Region of Ghana especially in the areas of Dormaa Central and East is too disturbing and these unfortunate occurrences have compelled the Dormaa Central Municipal Chief Executive,

  8 months ago ago
B/R: Power Crisis Has Forced MCE And DCE To Visit VRA Substation In Berekum

EDUCATION

60th Anniversary-VRA Donates To 30 Schools In Five Regions Using Drones

Several challenges impede the delivery of quality education to many, especially, those in deprived and underdeveloped communities.The prevailing Covid-19 pandemic has presented new challenges in the provision of quality education.

  8 months ago ago
60th Anniversary-VRA Donates To 30 Schools In Five Regions Using Drones

SOCIETY

Tamale-daboya road accidents very alarming, rubbish on the road needs to be cleared

Accidents are bound to happen, but these accidents on tamale-daboya roa are cause by the refuse that is heap on the way by heavy downpour on April 28, 2021.This sad event happened on friday April 30, 2021 when a resident in shishegu, a suburb of tamale, crashed down from his motobike when he slipped off on a heap of refuse that is dump on the road by heavy rain on last week wednesday.

  7 months ago ago
Tamale-daboya road accidents very alarming, rubbish on the road needs to be cleared