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The Kumasi Metropolis Assembly says it will soon introduce spot fines to discipline residents who will violate sanitation by-laws and litter around.The Kumasi Mayor, Hon Osei Assibey Antwi, who disclosed this said the Assembly has given a month’s grace period to some 150 sanitation crusaders who were chosen from...
A Kumasi based rehabilitation centre known for treating mentally deranged, drug addicts and alcoholism, Willing Ways Foundation Ghana as part of the world mental health day celebration saved middle aged mentally ill nursing mother and her one (1) week baby girl. Ghana joined rest of the world to mark the...
  An aluminum fabricator's apprentice who is identified as Isaac Togah of 20 years old has been electrocuted at Wasa Bawdie a suburb of Wasa Akropong in Wasa Amenfi East District of the western region. Chief inspector Berko confirmed the report to OTECNEWS on yesterday; around 1:30pm they had information...
Police in the Ashanti Region have commenced the screening of 245 persons suspected to be drug peddlers and prostitutes in a massive swoop. According to the police, the exercise was conducted simultaneously in various parts of the region including areas such as Asokwa, Manhyia, Suame, Ejisu and the Tafo Pankrono Divisions. Ashanti Regional Police Commander,...
The Majority Leader in Parliament and a Member of Parliament for Suame Constituency Hon Osei Kyei Mensah Bonus has urged law enforcement agencies to deal ruthlessly with people who defied authority safety measures leading to lost of lives and destructions of multi-million properties. According to him, some of the tragedies...
The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) has organized an environmental and sanitation crusade training for 150 national service personnel to help in educating the public on keeping a clean and green city. The training is also aimed at preventing people from littering around to keep to avoid diseases and also cut down...
The Traditional ruler of Hemang in the Afigya Kwabre district of the Ashanti region, Nana Appau Wiafe Ababio Sanwansan has urged chiefs to sustain the culture and customs of their forefathers. According to him, Chiefs are acting as Pastors because they settle disputes and pass judgement and anybody who passes...
Ashanti Regional Minister Hon. Simon Osei Mensah has categorically stated that he would never organize government support for flood victims who out of their own negligence build in water ways and swampy areas. According to him, it is needless for any government to offer support or tolerate reckless Ghanaians who...
Parts of Kumasi especially swampy areas in the metropolis were hit by heavy downpour Friday morning leaving residents stranded as floods take over the streets and some communities. The rains which lasted for about four hours caused irksome gridlock in both Kumasi and Accra, which also had a fair share of the...
Lecturers at the Kintampo College of health say they will not give up on their fight for a further probe into the mismanagement of funds by the suspended director of the school, Prof. Adu-Oppong Ahmed despite threats on their lives. Tension mounted at the College of Health and Well-Being at...