Tema,- Over 900 persons died of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) from January to June 2021 more than COVID-19 within the same period, Dr.   Stephen Ayisi Addo, Programmes Manager, National AIDS/STI Control Programme has revealed.   Annually, it is estimated that about 13,000 people die from HIV in the country, and since the first recorded case of HIV in […]

The National Lottery Authority (NLA) is from today, Monday, November 1, 2021, starting an exercise to clamp down on unlicensed lotto operators in the country. The exercise follows a press release from NLA in October where it declared war on all unlicensed lottery operators. “NLA would like to encourage OPLs to take steps to regularize their operations. Effective 1st November […]

Tema, The Gender Focal Person on Climate Change for Abibinsroma Foundation says issues of the environment are human rights and should be projected as such. Mrs. Portia Adu Mensah said, “Environmental justice was important because it was a basic human right since it allowed everyone to have some allowance of urgency over the decisions that are impacting their lives.” Mrs. […]

Accra, Two law-makers have submitted a memo to the Clerk of Parliament requesting the Legislative Drafting Office to draft, for subsequent submission to the Speaker, a Bill to amend the Legal Professions Act, 1960, Act 32. Mr Rockson-Nelson Etse K. Dafeamekpor, the Member of Parliament (MP) for South Dayi, and Mr Francis Xavier Kojo Sosu, MP for Madina, in the […]

Pwalugu (U/E),- The Upper East Regional Police Command has trained 55 personnel of the Service on Motorbike and High Risk Operations to effectively fight crime in the Region.   The personnel were drawn from the Bolgatanga, Bawku and Navrongo Divisions, the Regional Special Weapons and Tactics unit and the Police Public Safety Training school (PPSTS) at Pwalugu in the Talensi […]