Daily Archives: May 30, 2020

Volunteers championing malaria case management in rural Wa West

– Positive Action Against Poverty (PAAP) in collaboration with the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has trained 30 Community-Based Volunteers (CBVs) to champion malaria case identification and management in rural Wa West District. This was necessitated by delays in decision making to health facilities by people living in these rural communities as it remained a significant

Border closure: Nineteen Nigerians intercepted en route Niger

Nineteen Nigerians, who attempted to travel out of Ghana to Niger through Burkina Faso contrary to the President’s directive on the closure of all the national borders, have been arrested at Hamile, in the Upper West Region. The illegal migrants were all males, aged between 14 and 43, were arrested on Friday, at about 0820HRS

AMA, C. Woermann support Avenor residents with food items

Accra:  The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) with support from C. Woermann (Ghana) Limited, has distributed assorted food items to over 400 residents of Avenor in the Okaikwei South Sub-Metropolitan District. The items, which include rice, oil, and tin tomatoes were presented to the aged, persons living with disabilities (PWDs) as well as pregnant women as

Secessionists: 13 more arrested at Kpando

Ho:  The 66 Artillery Regiment (Volta Barracks) Saturday arrested 13 persons suspected to be linked to separatists-Homeland Study Group Foundation. The 13 persons, eleven males and two females were picked at a meeting at Kpando-Aziavi in the Volta region. Lieutenant Colonel Bernard Baba Pantoah, Commanding Officer of the 66 Artillery Regiment told the Ghana News

NGO donates to street boys in Accra

Accra:  Boy-Child Initiative Ghana (BCIG), an NGO, on Saturday donated assorted items to over 100 street boys who sleep at a slum near Opeibea House, off the Airport Highway in Accra. The items included toothpaste, toothbrushes, slippers, nose masks, and drinks. The NGO also donated food items to Mr Mohammed Afisu, a street boy who