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The Association of Persons with Disabilities (PWD’s) in the country  have threatened to hit the streets to demand the release of their 3% share of the District Assemblies Common Fund. In a Press release sighted by Otecfmghana.com, by the Ashanti Regional of Ghana federation of Disability organization (GFD) signed by...
At least 9 persons are reported dead and 30 others are critically injured after Yutong bus from Tamale to Kumasi with registration number GC 5148- Z  crash with Kia Bus from Kumasi to Tamale with registration number GT 5892- 16 at Yapei on the Tamale -Kintampo highway in Central...
A National Communications Team member of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Jennifer Oforiwaa Prempeh widely known as Jenifer Queen has been appointed Deputy National Communications Director of the National Disaster Management Organization . Her appointment by President Akufo-Addo we understand is effective 15th January, 2018. Jenifer Queen who was a...
Information gathered by OTEC FM is that Policemen who embarked on a move to affect the arrest of a 72-year-old Burkinabe arms lord Moro Sata are not happy with the delay in their promotion. Moro Sata was arrested on December 13, 2015, at Akwatialine in Kumasi for possessing a...
Reports reaching OTEC News indicate that  fire has consumed an eight bedroom house at Tanoso in Kumasi in the early hours of Friday 19 January, 2018 destroying several items worth thousands of Ghana cedis. OTEC news district correspondent Asare Baffuor reported, they saw the fire at around 8am at Tanoso...
The Fulani Association of Ghana has appealed to President Nana Akufo-Addo to ensure that individuals whose cattle have been shot and killed by personnel of Operation Cow Leg, are adequately compensated. Addressing a press conference in Accra on Friday, 19 January, Chairman of the Association, Professor Sheikh Osman Baro appealed...
The government, as part of its plans to combat illegal mining activities in the country, has begun setting up District Mining Committees in all the mining regions across the country to check the activities of miners. The District Committee, which will be headed by the Chief Executives of the various...
The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament and a Member of Parliament for Bekwai constituency in the Ashanti region, Joseph Osei Owusu has suggested for the training of traditional rulers to be part in Arbitration system to facilitate justice delivery. According to him, traditional rulers play key roles in adjudicating cases...
The Founder and the Head Pastor of Calvary Charismatic Church (CCC) at Ayigya in the Asokore Mampong Municipality of the Ashanti region Pastor Ransford Obeng has charged the media in Ghana to take a leading role in the fight against corruption through their medium. He said as the “Fourth estate of...
The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, hosted journalists from various media organisations in Ghana to respond to their questions on the performance of his government in the first year and the general state of affairs in the country. Commonly referred to as “Presidential Media Encounter,” the event is...