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August 18, 2018 3:22 PM Kofi Annan Foundation statement: The Death of former UN Secretary General

It is with immense sadness that the Annan family and the Kofi Annan Foundation announce that Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Laureate, passed away peacefully on Saturday 18th August after a short illness. His wife Nane and their children Ama, Kojo and Nina were by his side during his last days. Kofi Annan was a global 234

March 21, 2018 6:58 AM AMA to operationalize five sanitation courts

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), is set to operationalize five sanitation courts within the city to deal with sanitation offenders in a bid to enhance waste management, and ensure a clean Accra. The AMA boss, Mohammed Adjei Sowah, noted that Accra currently has two sanitation courts. According to Mr. Adjei Sowah, the Assembly among other things 107

March 2, 2018 12:30 PM AMA holds massive cleanup exercise on Saturday

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly [AMA] will on Saturday 3rd March, 2018, embark on a massive cleanup exercise in all ten sub-metros of the Assembly. As such, businesses are expected to be closed between 6:00am and 10:00am to ensure full participation of all in the exercise. According to the Assembly, the move is part of efforts aimed at ensuring cleanliness 102

February 26, 2018 3:00 PM Mfantseman: Science teachers trained in effective teaching methods

Over 100 basic school science teachers in the Mfantseman Municipal Assembly in the Central Region have attended a two-day intensive capacity building training exercise on how to simplify and improve the teaching of Science for students in the classroom. The initiative carried out by Dr. Nana Ama Browne Klutse, a Science Lecturer and Senior Research Scientist 302

February 21, 2018 12:14 PM AMA introduces waste segregation program in SHSs

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has introduced a waste segregation program in some Senior High Schools in the capital. According to the AMA, the program forms part of efforts to inculcate a waste management culture in the citizenry. “We really want to stop littering, because if there are a lot of bins in the school, the students will not be littering 63

January 25, 2018 6:53 PM 5 arrested over Lapaz shooting that left police officer dead

The police have arrested five suspects in connection with the killing of a police officer at Lapaz in the Greater Accra Region in daylight robbery incident which occurred in July 2017. One police officer was shot dead, while another was injured by some assailants. The suspects were said to be on a robbery mission in the area, but shot the policemen to prevent 64

November 7, 2017 5:46 PM Numo Blafo removed from AMA as PRO

The Head of Public Affairs of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), Numo Blafo III, has been relieved from his position. He is believed to have been reassigned a new role at the Ministry of Information. His position is now occupied by a former parliamentary correspondent and journalist with the Information Services Department (ISD), Gilbert Nii Ankrah 80

October 27, 2017 5:27 PM Queenmothers condemns defilement of four year old girl

Accra, Oct. 27, GNA - The Executives and entire membership of the Queen Mothers Foundation of Ghana, in conjunction with Women in Leadership International (WiLI) on Friday condemned the defilement of a four year old girl at Assin Adadiemtem in the Central Region. “We unreservedly condemn this horrific act and actions of the people who would have wanted 39

October 25, 2017 4:40 PM Advertisers refute billboard fees arrears

The Advertising Association of Ghana (AAG) has clarified that its members do not owe the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) in fees for putting up billboards. According to the association, its members abide by the policies and instructions given them by AMA and thus disassociates itself from such assertion. The AMA, on Tuesday, October 24, gave advertisers 55

October 24, 2017 12:46 PM Journalists conspired to get me arrested

Embattled founder and leader of the Ghana Freedom Party (GFP), Akua Donkor has accused journalists for conspiring to get her arrested. Akua Donkor got arrested by the Ashanti regional police thence handed to the Tafo Pankrono Divisional police over claims of defrauding a trader at a tune of GH¢10,500 . But speaking to Nhyira FM, Akua Donkor argued that her arrest 39