Author: Kofi Modern

The Economic Commission of West African States (ECOWAS) has called upon President Akufo-Addo to help stop Niger, Mali, and Burkina Faso from exiting the Commission. “Your leadership will also be required in the area of bringing the three countries that have indicated their intention to leave ECOWAS. “We believe ECOWAS needs to continue to engage them because their exit from ECOWAS threatens us in more than one way.” The President of the ECOWAS Commission, Omar Alieu Touray, led a delegation to Jubilee House on Monday, May 20, 2024 to seek an audience with President Akufo-Addo on issues of terrorism in…

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Mr. Addae Yeboah Joseph, a nutritionist at Sampa Government Hospital in the Jaman North District of the Bono Region has cautioned Ghanaians against the excessive consumption of Energy Drinks which he said can lead to kidney disease, hypertension and other infections. Speaking in an interview, Mr. Addae Yeboah Joseph indicated that though energy Drinks pose a danger to human health but it does not have a higher negative health effect on the Human body but its excessive and continuous intake will extremely affect the body system due to the sugar, caffeine and other substances in it. Analysing the contents of…

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The School Management Council’s (SMC) Chairperson for Yirenkyi Krom M/A Basic school, Madam Victoria Agyemang says their wards classrooms has now turns into ponds for goats and other domestic animals. According to the Chairperson, one of the classroom’s wall develop some cracks which was impeding teaching and learning due to the degree of the cracks. She said the issue was reported to the Municipal Chief Executive of the Kwahu South Municipal Assembly, Hon. Emmanuel Atta Ofori Senior who ordered the Assemblyman Incharge of the electoral area Hon. Isaac Amoako aka one dollar to facilitate pulling down of such edifice and…

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Western regional minister Kwabena Okyere Darko Mensah has described the Ngyeresia premix fuel explosion as worrisome looking at the danger and destruction it has brought to the community 3 people have now been confirmed dead while 5 of them have been transferred to Korlebu  with 7 others receiving treatment at Efiankwata Hospital battling for survival Mr Okyere Darko Mensah who led a government delegation to commiserate with the community assured of government commitment towards supporting the victims to settle bills at the hospital He has therefore urged fishermen in the coastal communities to learn a lesson from what has happened…

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The High Court, Ho presided over by His Lordship Justice Owoahene Acheampong has fixed the dates for hearing of the election petition brought by Professor Margaret Kweku and other petitioners from the SALL traditional areas. The three dates are 11th, 20th and 21st of June 2024. The court set down the following issues for trial: 1. Whether the Representation of the People (Parliamentary Constituencies) Instrument, 2016, C.I. 95 was validly amended by the Representation of the People (Parliamentary Constituencies) Instrument, 2020, C.I. 128for the elections in December 2020; 2. Whether C.I. 112 made Santrokofi, Akpafu, Likpe and Lolobi (SALL) Traditional…

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Nananom and Residents of Pepaase, a farming community in the Berekum East District of the Bono Region have threatened to boycott the 2024 general elections should the poor state of their bridge remain unattended. Speaking in an interview, Mr Kwame Boahene, the secretary of the Pepaase community warned politicians of the various political parties not to visit the community for any campaign activities because they will boycott the elections if their broken bridge is not fixed stressing that until their bridge is fixed, the Electoral Commission must not visit the community with ballot boxes for elections. The Sanaahene of Pepaase…

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The Asunafo South District Chief Executive in Ahafo Region has cut the sod to mark the beginning of work on small town water project for Abuom. The $300,000 Abuom small town water project is funded by Asunafo South District Assembly and Safe WaterNetwork and is expected to be completed in six months time. Hon. Adusi Poku said improving access to portable water and Safe sanitation is critical to achieving favourable health outcomes, reduction of poverty and economic growth. He said President Nana Akufo Addo led government want to reduce women’s workload and improve school attendance on time. The Kontihene of…

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A Fetish Priest Nana Gyau Asuo Pamuu Komfour has donated school uniform wealth GHc10,000 to Abofremu D/A Primary and JHS in the Atwima Mponua District. Nana Gyau speaking in an interview with the media, explained the call for the donation was that, He leaves in the community with the people and he has been observing some of the students who wear tore  uniform to schools and it does not speak good about the community and base on that, he took it upon himself to make arrangements and sew  ten(10) school uniform for each class from KG1 to JHS3. He finally…

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Thousand residents in Zebilla in the Bawku West district, of the upper east region, have benefited from free health medical screening, Hepatitis B,  typhoid test, BMI, blood sugar test, blood pressure across the some districts in kusaug Traditional area.  The initiative was put together by the founder and CEO of Haven of Love Children Foundation, which covered 4 communities in four days. The medical exercise took beneficiaries through basic tests for illment such as malaria, blood sugar checks,  BP, Hepatitis B test, typhoid test, BMI, and eye screening, among others The have of love Children foundation has been organising health…

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In a shocking incident in the Ahafo Ano North constituency of the Ashanti region, *Hon. Habib Mohammed,* also known as *Alhaji Kiti,* the Assembly Member for the *Katabo Electoral Area,* was viciously attacked in Tepa by unknown assailants wielding machetes and sticks. The harrowing assault took place on Tuesday evening around 8 PM shortly after Hon. Mohammed had finished work. He recounted the terrifying encounter, stating that as he was heading home, a group of armed men in a vehicle confronted him. They forcefully knocked him down, prompting him to quickly get back up and flee for his safety. The…

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