Category: Ashanti

President Akufo-Addo Welcomes Private Sector’s Role In Job Creation

President Akufo-Addo has inaugurated the 95 million dollar Kumasi City Mall in the Ashanti Region with emphasis on the critical role the private sector can play towards the growth of the national economy and job creation. He said the economy cannot grow at the desired rate to generate the thousands of employment opportunities if the country continues to remain import-driven. He noted that the Asempa Budget just approved by Parliament has deliberate policies to change the fundamentals of the economy to shift it from raw material exports to production towards industrialization and prosperity for...

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Education on Mining Law to Prevent Forest Destruction Vital – Nana Bosompem

The District Forestry Manager of Atwima Nwabiagya in the Ashanti Region, Nana Opoku Bosompem has called on the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, and other corporate institutions to embark upon vigorous media sensitization on new mining law that was passed in 2015 by parliament in order to minimize the illegal mining operations “galamsey” in the state forest. Nana Bosompem, made the call during an interview with the Republic in his office at Nkawie, adding that the new mining act has fines against those who mine in the forest and other communities. He lauded the media for sensitization on...

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Chief of Staff leads govt delegation to console ASANTEHENE

Chief of Staff Julius Debrah on behalf of President John MAHAMA and the people of Ghana on Friday led a large government delegation to commiserate with ASANTEHENE Otumfuor OSEI Tutu II upon the death of Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem, the Asantehemaa (Queenmother of the Asante Kingdom). The delegation included Ashanti regional Minister, John Alexander Ackon, his deputy Andy OSEI Okra, Minister for Works And Housing Dr Kweku AGYEMANG Mensah, deputy Communications Minister, Ato Sarpong and Presidential Staffers KOJO Adu Asare, Emelia Arthur and Mawushie DZIRASAH a Presidential Aide. Other top officials included Deputy Defence Minister, Kenneth ADJEI, Brigadier...

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NPP suspends Suame constituency chairman

The Suame constituency chairman of the NPP Kennedy Marfo has been suspended by the Ashanti regional executives of the party, Starr News has learnt. According to Ultimate FM’s Isaac Bediako Justice, the suspension was approved by the regional chairman of the party Bernard Antwi Boasiako, popularly known as Chairman Wontumi. The suspension took effect on September 6, just a day after the party’s flagbearer Nana Akufo-Addo, his national campaign team and Minority Leader Osei Kyei-Mensah had met the regional executives and all 46 parliamentary candidates during a visit there. According to sources, Mr. Marfo’s suspension was announced at a...

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KNUST medical doctor grabs 12 awards

The School of Medical Sciences (SMS) of the College of Health Science (CHS) in Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST,) witnessed a historic moment since its inception with a record set by one Dr. Fathia Ayodele Kareem. Out of the total number of professional medical doctors at its 23rd Oath Swearing and Induction Ceremony, the 25-year old former student of the Wesley Girls Senior High School swept 12 of the 14 awards to students who distinguished themselves during the period of study. It was a happy moment for family and friends when she took several turns to...

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