B/A records 601 cases of fire outbreaks in 10 months
Six hundred and one fire outbreaks were recorded in Brong-Ahafo Region from January to October 2013, Assistant Chief Fire Officer Kwame Larbi Apraku, Regional Commander of the Ghana National Fire Service disclosed on Friday.
Lack of integrity, bane of developing countries
The Vice-Chancellor of the Valley View University , Prof. Buor, has observed that the problem of developing countries is not the lack of natural or human resources but integrity.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Early detection of breast cancer can be cured - " Surgeon
Dr Isaac Antwi, a Surgeon at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi has urged women to visit the hospital regularly to screen their breasts for early detection of symptoms of breast cancer.
Nkoranza-Kwabre Rural Bank improves on performance
The Efficiency and Monitoring Unit of Association of Rural Banks, Apex Bank has upgraded Nkoranza-Kwabre Rural Bank from Fair to Satisfactory Category following improvement in its operations.
Queens schooled on land project
As part of the measures of addressing litigation on land tenure system, officials of the Land Administrative Project have organised a workshop in Kumasi for selected queen mothers from the Ashanti, Brong-Ahafo and Volta regions.
Govt releases GH 100m to pay contractors
The government has released GHA 100 million to clear arears owed contractors working on rural roads in cocoa, sheanut and coffee- growing areas.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Let All-Inclusa ive Govt Reflect In Appointmenta s - Prez Mahama Told
A leading member of the National Democratic Congress in Switzerland, Mr Ohene Kusi, has called on President John Dramani Mahama to let his promise of all-inclusive government reflect in his appointments.
Minister presents vehicles to Coordinating Councils
The Ministry for Local Government and Rural Development, through the District Development Facility secretariat, has donated five station wagon vehicles to the five Regional Coordinating Councils .
Ghana issues first ever license for artisanal milling to millers
Richard Agyenim Boateng could not hide his excitement after he had been issued with the first ever license for artisanal milling at a brief event in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
Bechem climaxes Adekyem Festival
The chiefs and people of the Bechem Traditional Area in the Brong Ahafo Region have climaxed their bi-annual 'Adekyem' festival with a call on the government to provide the area with the necessary infrastructure to develop the available natural resources.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Rawlings mourns PMMC Chair Kwabena Kyere
Ghana's former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings yesterday, Saturday, joined thousands of mourners including Vice-President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur to mourn former Council of Elders member, Kwabena Kyere in Berekum.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Abeiku Santana & Stacy's Day Of Shame
It was our first year at the Sunyani Secondary School now Sunyani Senior High School .
Probe ambassador-designate for fraud'
A group of contractors in the Brong Ahafo Region have called on President John Mahama to direct the Bureau of National Investigations and the Economic and Organised Crime Office to investigate former Brong Ahafo Regional Minister, Kwadwo Nyamekye-Marfo, ambassador-designate, for awarding fraudulent contracts to them.
Rural Banks urged to prioritise social responsibility
Mr. Michael Justice Baffoe, MCE for Kintampo-North in the Brong Ahafo Region has underscored the need for Rural and Community Banks to prioritise the activities of social responsibility to better the fortunes of residents in their operational zones.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
My life is in danger - Minister cries out
The Brong Ahafo regional Minister claims his life is being threatened by some unknown persons over the appointment of a new Chief Executive for Techiman.
Gilberto Music Academy creates opportunity for the youth
The Gilberto Music Academy and Senior High School of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sunyani, has paved the way for the youth within the Municipality to unearth and develop their talents in music.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Minority doubts gov't commitment to be transparent in the 2014 VAT target
Minority in parliament has cast doubt on government's commitment to be transparent in the utilization of money expected to accrue from the Value Added Tax revenue target set in the 2014 budget.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Govt committed to Mental Health Act - Paul Evans Aidoo
The government is committed to the development of the legislative instrument that will guarantee the full operationalisation of the Mental Health Act , the Brong Ahafo Regional Minister, Mr Paul Evans Aidoo, has assured.
Rural Banks urged to adhere to operational guidelines
Mr Kwadwo Aye Kusi, Managing Director of ARB Apex Bank Limited, at the weekend advised Rural and Community Banks to ensure strict adherence to the guidelines and operational rules of the Bank of Ghana .
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Road Fund generates GH 1.21bn
The Ghana Road Fund has generated GHA 1.21billion from 2000 to 2011 In spite of the financial achievement, the fund carried forward an indebtedness of GHA 210.5million from 2012 to 2013, increasing the previous year's indebtedness by GHA 59.60million.