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2 Million Volta Residents Get Insecticide Nets to Fight Malaria

The Volta Regional Health Directorate has received a total number of 1,414,62 long lasting insecticide nets (LLINs) for distribution to 2,240,202 registered people in the 25 districts in the Volta region due this week. The 7-day campaign which starts from 27-29 March and 3-6 April, 2018 unlike the earlier campaign that saw volunteers hanging the nets in rooms for beneficiaries,...

Akufo-Addo’s Gov’t will be Remembered for Keta Port, Eastern Corridor Rd-Awadada

By: Ewoenam Kpodo | Voltaonlinegh | Awadada of Anlo State, Torgbui Agbesi Awusu II has said the current government would remain in the hearts of the people of Anlo, Volta Region and Ghana should it succeed in developing a port at Keta and constructing the Eastern Corridor Road to connect the Volta Region to the north of the country. Torgbui Agbesi...

Akatsi North NDC: Rawlings ‘Boy’ Attacks Supporters of Opponent

By: Abdul-Iddrisu Faisel | Voltaonlinegh | A Communications Officer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), in the Akatsi North Constituency of the Volta Region, Daniel Sakpaku Gadufia, has been physically assaulted on Tuesday, by staff Sergeant Yayra Azametsi of the Ghana Armed Forces, a security attaché of Dr. Donald Senanu Agumenu, an aspirant in the NDC Parliamentary primaries. A press...

World Vision Empowers Adolescent Girls for Responsible Living

By: Cindy D.M Asamoah | Voltaonlinegh | World Vision Ghana, Nkwanta Cluster in the Oti Region has organised a 6-day Annual Girls’ Vacation Camp aimed at reducing teenage pregnancy in the area. The camp at Nkwanta which drew about 215 girls aged between 10-18 selected from 15 communities in the Kadjeibi Area Programme and 24 communities in the Nkwanta Area Programme...

Gov’t Told to Invest More in Early Childhood Education

 By: Benjamin Owusu | Voltaonlinegh | The Paramount Chief of Challa Traditional Area in the Nkwanta South Municipality of the Oti Region, Nana Kennewu Chedere Addo II has charged government to invest more in basic education especially the Kindergarten to ensure that the educational system of Ghana had a very strong foundation. Nana Chedere Addo noted that early childhood and primary...

Aflao; Two Shops Razed By Fire

By: Sylvia Awuye | Voltaonlinegh.com |   Owners of two shops in Timber Market at Aflao in the Ketu South Municipality are counting their losses after fire engulfed the wares in the shops. The incident which occurred in the early hours of today razed the two shops to ground. Residents who witness the destruction were thrown into shock and empathy as they could...

GJA Commemorates its 70th Birthday

By: Voltaonlinegh | The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) will commemorate its 70th Birthday on Thursday, August 15, 2019, at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra. The GJA was birthed on August 15, 1949 to promote high journalistic standards, media freedoms and welfare of journalists. It was also meant to defend journalists against abuse by state and non-state actors. A release by the...

P4H Project: Adaklu Health Directorate Appeals to Drivers, Riders to Prevent Deaths

By: Ewoenam Kpodo | Voltaonlinegh | The Community-Based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Zone Coordinator, Adaklu District Health Service, Irene Elorm Afenuvor has appealed to drivers and motor-riders in the district to support the efforts of the directorate to avoid preventable deaths in the area. Madam Afenuvor who bemoaned the absence of a major health facility and an ambulance to serve...

Volta NDC Inaugurates Regional Council of Elders, Working Committees

By: Rita Kafui Nedjoh | Voltaonlinegh | The National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Volta Region has officially inaugurated a regional council of elders committee and nine other working committees to foster smooth running of the party in the region. The Committees inaugurated over the weekend in the regional capital, Ho included the Political Committee, Communication Committee, Research and Strategy Committee,...

Send Your Girl Child to School, not Marriage-Akatsi North MP to Zongo Community

By: Abdul-Iddrisu Faisel | Voltaonlinegh | Member of Parliament (MP) for Akatsi North Constituency and Ranking Member on Education Committee of Parliament, Peter Nortsu-Kotoe has called on the Muslim community to desist from giving out their teen daughters into early marriage but rather prioritise their education. Hon. Nortsu-Kotoe said Zongo communities across the country were deprived, and the best way to...

Medical Science Cannot Ensure Malaria-Free Ghana but Our Attitude-Okyenhene

By: Ewoenam Kpodo | Voltaonlinegh | The Okyenhene Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin has called for a change in attitude of the citizenry to rid the country of malaria epidemic and its attendant deaths. Osagyefo Ofori Panin bemoaned illegal mining and other environmental degrading activities that offered breeding places for malaria-causing mosquitoes, thus, increasing malaria cases, resulting in loss of lives especially...