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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,...

Chief Fire Officer Calls for High Standards among Personnel

By: Ewoenam Kpodo | Voltaonlinegh | The Chief Fire Officer (CFO) of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS), Mr. Edwin Ekow Blankson has called on firemen to keep to high standards to enable the service attain a enviable status recognisable worldwide. CFO Blankson pledged his administration’s readiness to take the Service to a new status and get it to be at...

E.P. University Marks World Bee Day

By: Ewoenam Kpodo | Voltaonlinegh | Evangelical Presbyterian University College (EPUC) has joined the rest of the world to celebrate the second World Bee Day. The University under its Volta Apiculture Research Centre (VARC), visited some communities including Dorfor Korsive, Dorfor Gborkpo, Dorfor Afaode and Dorfor Kpekpo all in the North Tongu District of the Volta Region to meet with elders,...

Kpenoe Chiefs Demand Relocation of Volta Military Range

By: Ewoenam Kpodo | Voltaonlinegh | Chiefs of Kpenoe Traditional Area, one of the set-ups of Asogli State in the Ho Municipality of the Volta Region have demanded the immediate relocation of the military base of the 66 Artillery Regiment (Volta Barracks) over fears for citizens’ lives. The chiefs said they feared that the continuous presence of the military range on...

[Article] Why We Cannot Continue Wasting Our Waste

By: Godfred Nelson | Do you know the amount of waste in kilograms you personally produce each day? What about where the waste you produce goes to be deposited finally? An average Ghanaian produces about 0.51kg of waste per day, this is according to research by the World Bank published in the What a Waste 2.0 Report on Global Waste Generation...

Infant Oti NPP Gets Regional Executives

By: Benjamin Owusu | Voltaonlinegh | Over 150 delegates of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Oti Region over the weekend elected regional executives with Evans Yaw Dapaah getting the nod as the Regional Chairman to lead the party to victory in the region. The Regional Delegates Conference which was held at the Dambai College of Education in the...

Keta MCE Allocates Building for New Fire Station

By: KALD | Voltaonlinegh | Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Keta, in the Volta Region, Godwin Edudzi Effah has allocated an old building for the start of immediate renovation works to fit the facility as a new fire station to serve the municipality. Mr. Effah on Friday led a team of officers from the Ghana National Fire Service headquarters to the...

Kalakpa is Crying for You, Help Us – Park Manager

By: Ewoenam Kpodo | Voltaonlinegh | Park Manager, Kalakpa Resource Reserve, Samuel Darko-Akonor has called on chiefs and people of Abutia  and Adaklu  communities where the Reserve is located to lend their  support to surmount hurdles in protecting and conserving  the Park. Mr. Darko-Akonor said officers and rangers faced difficult situations in addition to trekking long distances “on rugged terrain and...

Eweviwo Foundation Donates to Kpando Prisons

By: Peace Kportorgbi | Voltaonlinegh | Eweviwo Foundation, a Ho-based benevolent organisation has donated items worth GHc5,000.00 to the Kpando Prisons in the Volta Region. The donation included bags of rice, detergents, toiletries, biscuits, soft drinks, wormplex 400 tablet, shaving sticks and tooth brushes. The General Secretary to the organisation, Courage Atta Dotsey said the donation was to show the organisation’s concern...

Dr. Letsa Leads Govt Delegation to Geneva UN Conference on Disasters

By: KALD | Voltaonlinegh.com | Volta Regional Minister, Dr. Archibald Letsa is in Geneva, Switzerland attending the United Nations Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) on behalf of President Akufo-Addo. The biennial forum which started from May 13 to 17, 2019 provides the avenue for information exchange, discussion of latest developments, knowledge and partnership-building across sectors, with the goal of...

Mafi Aloryi Gets Investors

By: Christopher Pappoe | Voltaonlinegh | Chiefs and people of Mafi Aloryi in the Central Tongu of the Volta Region have with joy received a group of Indian investors, Vali Brothers Ltd to start a mango plantation, rice and vegetable farms. The durbar on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 was characterised by drumming and dancing to welcome the investors into their community. Leader...