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ECG launches automatic remote meter reading system

Accra, April 15, GNA - The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has launched the Automatic Remote Meter Reading (AMR) Web Application Service to ensure effective metering management.


NDC group congratulates NPP

Accra, April 15, GNA - The United Cadres' Front (UCF), a wing of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Tuesday congratulated the New Patriotic Party for a successful and peaceful National Delegates Conference held over the weekend in Tamale


Commonwealth Ministers to meet on law and human rights

London, April 15, GNA Commonwealth law ministers and attorneys-general from the 53-member organisation will meet in Gaborone, Botswana early next month to discuss law and justice issues affecting Commonwealth citizens, and continue with a regional and international advocacy on issues of common concern.


Alan congratulates NPP national officers

Accra, April 15, GNA - Mr Alan Kyeremanten, a leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has congratulated Mr. Paul Afoko and the new team of NPP National Officers, elected into office at its Delegates Conference in Tamale on Saturday.


Trade Minister clarifies Ghana's position on EPA

Accra, April 15, GNA Mr Haruna Iddrisu, Minister of Trade and Industry (MOTI) on Tuesday says Ghana stand to lose if it fails to sign the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union (EU).


Interior Minister visits conflict zones

Tamale, April 15, GNA Mr Kwesi Ahwoi, Minister of The Interior is leading a high powered Government delegation to the conflict zones in the Bunkpurugu/Yunyoo and East Mamprusi districts of the Northern Region to assess the extent of damage to lives and property.


Amponsah sprints to history

Accra, April 15, GNA Janet Amponsah sprinted her way into history with a personal best of 23.05 seconds at the 200m outdoor event at the weekend.


Community Health Nurses not on strike - Ms Bamfo

Accra, April 15, GNA Members of the Community Health Nurses Association of Ghana (COHNAG), on Tuesday dissociated themselves from media reports that they intend to withdraw their services.


Football academy for Western Region

Essipong, April 15, GNA - United States-based Pegasus Sports Concept has announced plans to establish a boarding football academy at Assorko Essaman near Takoradi.


Two in court for robbery

Accra, April 15, GNA Paul Ofori, a mason who allegedly robbed a family of money and mobile phones at gun point in Accra with three others now at large on Tuesday appeared before an Accra Circuit Court.


Aduana/ King Faisal clash on April 27

Accra, April 15, GNA - The MTN FA Cup Committee (FACC) has settled on Sunday, April 27, for the third quarter final match involving Aduana Stars and King Faisal at the Agyemang Badu Park, Dormaa.


Document on national conference on economy with Government

Accra, April 15, GNA - The Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning has presented to the Government, a document that is being refined for the proposed national conference on the economy.


Amateur boxing election rescheduled

Accra, Apr.15, GNA - The Amateur Boxing Federation has moved the elections of new executives a day forward. The election, initially scheduled for Tuesday, per the constitution has been pushed to Wednesday, April 23 due to the absence of some regional stakeholders. Coach of the federation, Abdul Rasheed Believer said Though the constitution stipulates that the election is to take place today, some of the regional members involved are absent. We called for the meeting today so to respect the constitution.


Interior Minister visits conflict zones

Tamale, April 15, GNA Mr Kwesi Ahwoi, Minister of The Interior is leading a high powered Government delegation to the conflict zones in the Bunkpurugu/Yunyoo and East Mamprusi districts of the Northern Region to assess the extent of damage to lives and property. The delegation included the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Mohammed Alhassan, Northern Regional Minister and Mr Mohammed Muniru Limuna. The team is expected to pay a courtesy call on the Nayire Na Bohagu Mahami Abdulai Sheriga II,


Anglican Bishop of Accra speaks against corruption

Accra, April 15, GNA - The Right Reverend Dr Daniel Sylvanus Mensah Torto, Anglican Bishop of Accra, on Tuesday spoke extensively against corruption, which he said has found space in the Church and social fabric of Ghanaians. As a known fact, Christians are not immune and even some churches have succumbed to corrupt practices, besides, many people in positions of influence have become actively engaged in corruption, he said in an Easter message copied to Ghana News Agency in Accra. He said: The most


MTN supports Kwahu Easter with air time

Abene (E/R), April 15, GNA - The Mobile Telecommunication Network (MTN) has presented of 5,600 Ghana cedis and 1,400 Ghana cedis worth of airtime (credit) to the Kwahu Traditional Council in support of this years Kwahu Easter festival. The elders of the Kwahu Paramouncy at Abene received 2,000 Ghana cedis and 500 Ghana cedis worth of airtime while the chiefs and elders of Obomeng, Mpraeso and Obo received 1,200 Ghana cedis and 300 Ghana cedis worth of airtime each and a hamper containing drinks and


All is set for this year's paragliding festival at Kwahu

Atibie (E/R), April 15, GNA - The Minister of Tourism and Creative Arts, Ms Elizabeth Ofosu Agyare, has expressed satisfaction at the preparation made towards the Okwahu Paragliding Festival at Atibie in the Kwahu South District. She said rehabilitation works on the bad portion of the 10-kilometer Nkawkaw/Atibie road and the take off point on the Odwenanoma Mountain had almost been completed and foreign pilots who will fly the tourists have started arriving. Ms Agyare, who was briefing the media


Illegal Sand winning on the rise in Cape Coast

Cape Coast, April 15, GNA - Illegal sand wining along the Cape Coast and Elmina shorelines have risen increasing the effect of high tidal waves and posing serious threat to the lives of people living in communities along the affected areas. The affected communities are Amoakofua, Ahiaboboi, Amanful, Victoria Park, Bakaano, Duakor, OLA, Idun, all in the Cape Coast Metropolis as well as Iture and the Coconut Grove area at Elmina.Some communities in the hinterland such as Ankaful and Birimso have also


Kasoa businessman refutes allegation

Kasoa, April 15, GNA - Mr Kwabena Owiredu, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ahyasi, Investment Company Limited, has refuted an allegation being speculated by some section of the public to link ownership of his 53 heavy duty trucks to Mr. Johnson Aseidu Nketiah, General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC).


Government must ratify the EPA - IMANI Ghana

Accra, Apri1 15, GNA - IMANI Ghana has said the recent economic hardships had turned much attention to strengthening and diversifying the export sector as the primary and focal means to build a resilient economy.

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