Cape Coast Uni develops 4 new ‘high yielding’ cowpea varieties

The National Varietal Release and Registration Centre has recommended for approval of four new high-yielding and nutritious cowpea varieties developed by the University of Cape Coast. The four new varieties are said to be three times higher in terms of their nutritional value and yields and would be of great benefit to farmers and consumers. Speaking […]

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Education Minister builds borehole for Manhyia

The Education Minister, who doubles as Member of Parliament (MP) for Manhyia South Constituency, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, aka ‘Napo,’ has constructed a modern borehole project with Polytank to help supply potable water to the constituents. He used his share of the MPs’ Common Fund to construct the project for the people. Some residents in […]

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Asuogyaman DCE Blows GHC70k To Renovate District Coordinator’s Residence

The Asuogyaman district assembly has coughed out a hefty amount of GHC72,618.00 to renovate the residence of the district coordinating director of the area. The amount was approved for payment by the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Asuogyaman, Samuel Kwame Agyekum in May this year. The DCE is also reported to have spent a whopping […]

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Armed Police Dispatched To Chereponi After Chief Stops Voters’ Registration

Over 100 police officers armed with riot gears and guns have been deployed to Chereponi in the Northern Region to force-start the  limited re-registration exercise in the area after the paramount chief summoned the electoral commission’s local staff and blocked the exercise in the district. The deployment followed a District Security Council emergency meeting Sunday […]

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Forestry Commission destroys 8 hectors of food crops at Desiri

The Mankranso command of the Forestry Commission has destroyed what they say is illegal farms in the Desiri forest reserves located in the Asutifi and Ahafo Ano North districts in Ashanti region. The move was triggered after the  management discovered large farms in the reserve without approval of the forestry commission, district manager Godwin Agyeman […]

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Residence of Nkrumah’s hometown appeal to government for development

The Chiefs and people of Nkroful, the hometown of the first President of Ghana, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah in the Ellembelle District of the Western Region have appealed to government as a matter of urgency develop the area. They made the above utterance during a communal labour exercise organised towards the preparation of this year’s celebration […]

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Police secure warrant to arrest Aful Nkwanta Assemblyman

The Ashanti Regional Police command has secured a bench warrant for the arrest of the Assembly Member for Aful Nkwanta electoral area, Lawrence Adu Dapaah also known as Chief. Dapaah was arrested Wednesday for assaulting a female MMTD officer, stationed to direct traffic behind the KMA’s main office verbally. He was given bail after spending […]

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