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Gov’t gives clearance for recruitment of health workers

Government has given clearance for the recruitment of nurses and other health professionals who were granted financial clearance in December 2016. All regional directors of health have therefore been directed to begin the process of recruiting the professionals in line with their respective regional ceilings. The recruitment exercise for the over 8000 health workers was halted in February over concerns …

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A/R: Gory accident leaves seven in critical condition

Seven people have their life hanging in the balance after being involved in a terrible accident at Atafoa in the Ashanti region which occured on Monday around 9:30 pm The victims are currently at the Country Hospital receiving treatment.A Hyundai vehicle with registration number AS 9759-13 clashed with an Urvan vehicle with registration number AS 3076 Q. An eyewitness who …

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We Want To Build Aid-Free Ghana–Akufo-Addo

“We want to build a Ghana beyond aid; a Ghana which looks to the use of its own resources. We want to build an economy that is not dependent on charity and handouts, but an economy that will look at the proper management of its resources as the way to engineer social and economic growth in our country.” Those were …

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Bawumia Consoles Bereaved Families

Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia, yesterday, visited the bereaved families of students who perished at the Kintampo Waterfall when a falling tree landed on them, with a promise of GH¢2,000 to each of them to meet the cost of their interment. He also promised that government would foot the hospital bills of the injured who are currently receiving treatment at the …

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John Attafuah is new MD of Ghana Airports Company Limited

President Nana Akufo Addo has appointed Mr. John Dekyem Attafuah as the new Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL). The appointment was confirmed in a statement dated March 20, 2017, by the Ghana Airports Company Limited and copied to Citi Business News. Mr. John Attafuah, a Management Consultant, replaces Mr. Charles Asare who will be resigning as the …

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Kintampo waterfalls closed down indefinitely

The Kintampo waterfalls tourist site in the Brong Ahafo Region has been closed down indefinitely, following Sunday’s incident that claimed the lives of about 18 students. A statement issued by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture explained that the closure is to enable thorough security and safety checks at the site. While calling on the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) …

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We Fought Powers & Principalities – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said he fought against powers and principalities to emerge victorious in the 2016 elections. According to him, in spite of the enormous spiritual battles against his bid, he always remembered that “the battle is the Lord’s”. President Akufo-Addo beat the then sitting President John Mahama of the NDC to become the fifth president of the Fourth Republic, …

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