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March 16, 2018 7:11 AM Poor sanitation to worsen effects of climate change – USAID

The Chief of party to the Integrated Resource and Resilience Planning Project, a USAID funded project, Ananth Chikkatur, has said that Ghana risks being heavily hit by the effects of climate change if the country does not integrate climate change information in its planning processes at all levels of development. Ghana is impacted by various risks and uncertainties 27

March 13, 2018 9:30 AM 35-year-old farmer guns down girlfriend, 19

A 35 year-old farmer is in the grips of the Enchi District Police Command for allegedly shooting his 19 year-old girlfriend to death at Adonikrom in the Aowin District of the Western Region. The suspect, Daniel Gyan, who lives in a cottage at Adonikrom in Enchi, was said to have had a misunderstanding with Emelia, and shot her in the chest through the back. The Enchi 41

March 9, 2018 1:12 PM #HeritageCaravan patrons lay wreath at Ebony’s accident site

Patrons of the Heritage Caravan, Citi FM’s seven-day road trip across Ghana, on Friday, laid a wreath at the spot where dancehall artiste, Ebony Reigns lost her life. Ebony, along with two others, died on Thursday, February 8, 2018 on the Sunyani-Kumasi road in a gory car accident. Her funeral has been slated on March 24, 2018 at the forecourt of the State 53

March 9, 2018 5:59 AM W/Region: Father jailed 15-yrs for raping daughter

A 45-year-old mason, who was arrested for impregnating his biological daughter, has been sentenced to 15 years in prison by the Tarkwa Circuit Court. Samuel Ansah had pleaded guilty to the charge of incest and was convicted on his own plea. The victim, a first-year Junior High School (JHS) student is carrying a two-month-old pregnancy. Assistant Superintendent 43

March 7, 2018 12:37 PM I didn’t collapse at independence day event – Wassa East DCE

The District Chief Executive for Wassa East in the Western Region, Wilson Arthur, has debunked reports that he collapsed during the 61st Independence Day celebrations at Daboase while delivering his speech. Mr. Arthur said he only felt dizzy at a point in the delivery of the the six-page speech, and was rushed to the Ahmadyyia Muslim Mission hospital 36

March 4, 2018 1:03 PM #HeritageCaravan: Participants set off on 7-day tour of Ghana [Photos]

Dozens of participants for this year’s Heritage Caravan, organized by Citi FM have set off from Accra on what is expected to be an adventurous journey across the country. The participants, who start their journey today [Sunday] from Ga Mashie after a Kenkey Party earlier in the morning expressed their excitement ahead of the 7-day long trip which will see them visit 111

February 28, 2018 5:17 PM Citi FM returns with bigger Heritage Month for 2018

Ghana’s topmost English-speaking radio station, Citi FM has put together an awesome package for this year’s Heritage Month. The station, for the past 10 years has been employing various initiatives that seek to promote the Ghanaian heritage and culture through the Heritage Month, which is observed in March every year. Over the years the Heritage Month 57

February 20, 2018 12:18 PM Meteorological Agency warns of imminent rainstorm

The Ghana Meteorological Agency has warned of an imminent rainstorm, likely to hit parts of the country today [Tuesday] February 20, 2018. Some of the places likely to experience heavy downpours according to the Agency include Aflao, Ada, Keta, Accra, Tema and Madina. The rest are Cape Coast, Saltpond, Mankessim in the Central Region and Sekondi, Takoradi 25

February 19, 2018 1:49 PM Iran plane crash: Search continues for missing Aseman Airlines jet

Search and rescue teams are continuing to search for an Iranian plane that crashed in bad weather on Sunday. Officials told state media that the wreckage had been found, but an aviation spokesman said he could not confirm this. The Aseman Airlines passenger plane came down in the Zagros mountains on Sunday, and all 66 people on board are feared to have been killed 24

February 18, 2018 8:34 AM Vodafone commended for free ultra-sound scan initiative

A 38-year old female trader and resident of the Enche in the Western Region, Susan Poku, has commended Vodafone Ghana for bringing its free pregnancy ultra-sound screening project to her community. The initiative, which screened over 30 pregnant women within Tarkwa and surrounding communities, was organised as part of Vodafone Foundation’s free nationwide 23