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January 8, 2018 1:24 PM New Juabeng traders warned against selling on pavements

The Municipal Chief Executive for New Juaben Municipal Assembly in the Eastern Region, Comfort Asante, has cautioned traders in the area to desist from moving back onto the pavements and shoulders of the road to ply their trade. According to her, the Assembly will not renege on its efforts to ensure sanity on the roads and promote the free flow of human 12

December 31, 2017 1:52 PM Dozens killed in bus and lorry road crash in Kenya

At least 36 people have died in a head-on collision between a lorry and a Nairobi-bound bus on a notoriously dangerous road near Migaa in Kenya. Local officials said the accident happened at 03:00 (0:00 GMT), and the bus was speeding and in the wrong lane. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has ranked Kenya as one of the world’s worst countries for road safety 13

December 21, 2017 7:42 PM Construction of Asesewa roads to begin in February 2018 – Minister

Asesewa Township roads and other major roads linking farming communities in Manya Krobo in the Eastern Region, are set to be constructed in the first quarter of 2018. The Minister of Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako Attah, who made this revelation at Asesewa in the Upper Manya Krobo District of the Eastern Region during President Nana Addo’s tour of the Eastern 18

December 21, 2017 2:54 PM Ayi Mensah-Aburi road opened temporarily to traffic

The Ministry of Roads and Highways has temporarily opened the Ayi Mensah Peduase Lodge Aburi road to traffic for the Christmas period. The Ghana Highway Authority announced the closure of the “south-bound” lane of the Ayi Mensah Peduase lodge Aburi road in May 2016. This was to pave way for repair works to be executed on the hills along the road. “This road was closed 16

December 10, 2017 3:19 PM Six die in car crash on Suhum-Nsawam road

According to the Ayensuano District Commander, DSP Charles Ahiamale, the truck was carrying a container loaded with logs from Kumasi to Accra. Speaking to Citi News, DSP Charles Ahiamale said container fell off the truck on the outskirts of Teacher-Mante causing havoc as the first vehicle, a Toyota Land Cruiser run into it. This first crash did not result 30

December 3, 2017 12:12 PM Fire Service blames near explosion at Mamba gas station on electrical fault

The Ghana National Fire Service has blamed the near gas explosion at the Mamba Gas filling Station on the Odorkor Mallam road on an electrical fault. The fire, which started at about 9:00pm on Thursday, was brought under control by the timely intervention of the staff of the station. The PRO of the Ghana Service, Prince Billy Anaglatey speaking to Citi News, stated 20

November 24, 2017 7:06 AM Contractors to start work on GHc19m Dome-Taifa road

Government is set to construct a 1.5 km dual carriageway road from Dome roundabout to Taifa within the Greater Accra Region, at a cost of about GHc 19 million. According to the Roads and Highways Minister, Kwesi Amoako Atta, the construction is expected to be completed in 12 months. The Engineer for the work, is from the Department of Urban Roads, with the employer 29

November 2, 2017 6:05 AM Ghc80m saved from NDC’s Ghc500m fertilizer contract – COCOBOD

The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cocoa Board, Joseph Boahen Aidoo, has revealed that the new administration has saved the country some Ghc80 million, following the review of a fertilizer and chemical supplies contract of over GHC500 million, awarded by the John Mahama administration shortly before they left office, after losing the 2016 election 29

November 1, 2017 5:51 AM They Called Me 'Mad', sacked Me Wrongfully – Ghana’s ‘Ben Carson’ Tells his Story

You could call him Ghana’s Ben Carson, known for his exceptional healing skills, Dr. Francis Ibrahim Betonsi, tells the story of how his career ended abruptly when colleagues wrongfully accused him and later tagged him as mentally unstable to get him out of the job as payback for something he says he “didn’t know anything about”. Dr. Bentonsi explains 16

October 31, 2017 2:37 PM U/E: Doctor eats scraps after “wrongful dismissal”

A medical doctor who was “wrongfully dismissed” from the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and his salary arrears withheld since 2012 has told Starr News he now lives as a single-room squatter who begs for table scraps to survive. Described by many as Ghana’s Ben Carson for his rare pair of ‘healing hands’, Dr. Francis Ibrahim Betonsi was reportedly handed 16