Category Archives: Local

Media owners sign post-election peace commitment

Owners, directors, managers, heads of programs and news editors as well as media practitioners in the northern have signed a post-election commitment to use their medium to ensure peace during the transitional period in Ghana. The owners signed the commitment at a day meeting organised by the West Africa Network for Peace Building  (WANEP) and…
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Assemblyman escapes police arrest despite handcuffs still slapped around his wrists

An assemblyman arrested by authorities over the distribution of toll revenue, has reportedly escaped from police custody with handcuffs still wrapped around his wrists. The local lawmaker, Mr. Abubakari Mohammed who represents the Dalun electoral area in the Kumbungu district of the northern region, was arrested on complaints lodged with the police by some youth…
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Adopt India government’s farmer support system; peasant farmers to incoming government

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has called on the incoming New Patriotic Party (NPP) government to adopt an Indian government’s example in the agricultural sector, where all peasant farmers have registered with one particular bank which provides them financial support. According to the association, The National Bank for Agricultural and Rural Development (NABARD)…
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Reinhard Bonnke crusade due in Tamale

REINHARD BONNKE CRUSADE DUE IN TAMALE The northern region is about to receive the greatest transformation as Evangelists Reinhardt Bonnke and Daniel Kolanda visit the region with their team to preach the gospel to the people. The transformation is for people to put God first in everything they do. A transformed person does not make…
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