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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,...

Nkwanta South NADMO Donates Relief Items to Disaster Victims

By: Benjamin Owusu | Voltaonlinegh.com | The Nkwanta South office of National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) in the Volta Region has donated some relief items to disaster victims in the municipality The donation on Wednesday was to victims who had lost their properties through flood and fire disasters in 2018 who could not receive any relief items at the time. Items presented...

Farmer Loses Yam Barn in Blaze

By: Benjamin Owusu | Voltaonlinegh.com | A 40-year old yam farmer at Mama-Akura community in Nkwanta North District of the Volta Region, has lost his tubers of yam worth over GH¢40,000 in a fire. Mr. Nigurla Nbagha lost the tubers of yam when his yam barn caught fire on Wednesday. A visit to the farm by Benjamin Owusu established that a yam...

MoFA Team Pays Working Visit to Green Gold Ghana

By: Albert Kuzor | Voltaonlinegh.com | A delegation from the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) has paid a working visit to Green Gold Ghana, a Social Enterprise based in Zongo Macheri in the Krachi Nchumuru District of the Volta Region. Green Gold Social Enterprise is a company that deals in moringa leafs, oil and poultry production and also has an...

It is Time for Media to be its own Advocate – Labour Expert

By: Ewoenam Kpodo | Voltaonlinegh.com | Labour expert and acting Executive Director of Labour Policy International, Mr. Seth Abloso has charged media practitioners to stand their grounds and ensure their rights as workers are not abused, noting, it is high time the media advocated for its rights. Mr. Abloso observed that over the years, journalists have risked their lives and taken...

Volta NPP Urges Chiefs to Allow Technocrats Choose Suitable Place as Capital for Oti

By: Benjamin Owusu | Voltaonlinegh.com | The Volta Regional 1st Vice Chairman for the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Adjei Ntim has called on chiefs in the newly created regions especially Oti to allow technocrats select the most suitable place for the regional capital. According to him, the Minister for Regional Reorganisation and Development, Mr Dan Kwaku Botwe had already...

Alavanyo Killings: C’ttee Begins Probe; Military Reinforcement Deployed

By: KALD & Rita Nedjoh | Voltaonllinegh.com| The Volta Regional Minister has launched an independent probe into recent disturbances in the Alavanyo area, which has resulted in the killing of some three persons in last few days. The investigations, being done by an independent committee, according to Dr. Archibald Yao Letsa, who is also the Chairman of Regional Security Council,...

Dan Botwe, Akoto Afriyie, Others Rated Outstanding Gov’t Appointees for 2018

By: Voltaonlinegh.com| A group calling itself, the Association of Aides to Regional Chairmen of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has listed some ten government functionaries and appointees as ‘Outstanding Performers’ in the Akufo-Addo led administration for the year 2018. The list made up of ministers, deputies and Chief Executives of some government agencies and institutions, the group noted, was centered on...

Alavanyo Residents Demand Independent Probe Into Killing of Two Persons During Security Operation

By: | Voltaonlinegh.com | Residents of Alavanyo-Dzogbedze in the Hohoe municipality are demanding an independent probe into circumstances which led to the killing of two indigenes by a joint police-military task force in the area last Sunday. There was an uneasy calm in the area after the joint security task reportedly clashed with some agitating youth and in the process shot...

[Article] Human Rights and Issues of Vulnerable Groups

By: Patience Sewurah | Voltaonlinegh.com | Human Right is a right that everyone is entitled to as a human being regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, language, political affiliation, nationality, social status among others. The question is, does everyone or every citizen enjoy this fundamental human rights? We live in a society, Ghana for example, where women and children are not allowed...

Nkwanta United Holds RTU to 2-2 Draw in Friendly Encounter

By: Obrempongba Kwame Owusu | Voltaonlinegh.com Newly promoted Division Two side, Nkwanta United has managed a 2-2 draw with former Premier League side, Real Tamale United (RTU) in a friendly match at the late Joe Tetteh Coffei stadium in Nkwanta in the Volta Region. The home side, Nkwanta United, took the lead 5 minutes into the game through a blunder committed...