Perennial flooding: Angry residents of Dome Parakou block main road after downpour

Angry residents around the Dome Parakou Estate Junction blocked the major stretch to protest the poor drainage system constructed some months ago. According to the residents, the construction was poorly done leaving them vulnerable anytime it rains. The residents say the poor construction makes their rooms get flooded and properties destroyed anytime there is heavy…

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Ghana Distributed Over 13 Million Seedlings Nationwide On 2024 Green Ghana Day – Forestry Commission

  Source: Africa Publicity The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources and the Forestry Commission are pleased to announce that an impressive 13,875,286 seedlings has been distributed nationwide on the 2024 Green Ghana Day. This achievement was revealed by the Chief Executive of the Forestry Commission, Mr. John Allotey, during a post-event press briefing held…

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Ghanaian University Teachers To Embark On Strike Over Vehicle Maintenance Allowance

  Source: Africa Publicity University teachers in Ghana are scheduled to embark on strike in the coming few days. At least three teachers unions threatened the industrial action. The unions are the Senior Staff Association-Universities of Ghana (SSA-UoG), the Federation of Senior Staff Association of Ghana (FUSSAG), and the Teachers and Educational Workers Union of…

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Dozens of students hospitalized in Ghana over suspected food poisoning

Source: Africa Publicity More than 30 students in Ghana’s Ajumako Afransi Technical and Vocational Institute have been hospitalized following a suspected case of food poisoning. Reports suggest that the students complained about stomach upset after a local Ghanaian dish, Waakye or rice and beans. They are reported to have consumed the contaminated meal for lunch…

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$6 Million Worth of Cocaine Seized At Airport In Ghana, 2 British Passengers Arrested

The luggages that were containing the suspected cocaine Source: Africa Publicity A total of 166.88 kilograms of suspected cocaine valued at about $6.48 million has been seized at the Kotoka International Airport in Ghana. Officials of Ghana’s The Narcotics Control Commission (NACOC), acted in collaboration with the UK National Crime Agency, to intercept the drug….

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