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Disaster looms on White Volta as commuters board canoes without life jackets

The lives of passengers and canoe operators on Zantani River (White Volta) in the Tolon District of the Northern Region are in...

Photos: Four dead in canoe disaster on White Volta.

The National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) has retrieved four dead bodies after a boat carrying five people sunk in the White Volta around Bimbini...

7 persons confirmed dead, 13 others rescued after boat capsised on Volta Lake

The Eastern Regional Police Command has confirmed that seven people died after a boat sailing to Havorkope in the Kwahu Afram Plains...

COVID-19: Large quantities of vaccines expired in Volta Region – GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has confirmed that large quantities of vaccines dispatched to the Volta Region expired due to vaccination hesitancy...

Starvation will kill people more than COVID-19 – Volta Region NDC on border closure

JoyNews/AdomNews · Starvation will kill people more than COVID-19 – Volta region NDC on border closure The Volta Regional...
National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Freddie Blay

Fewer ministerial appointees from Volta Region – Freddie Blay drops bombshell [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Fewer ministerial appointees from the Volta Region - Freddie Blay drops bombshell The National Chairman of the...

My clients are innocent – Lawyer defends 31 suspected Volta secessionists

JoyNews/AdomNews · My clients had nothing to do with disturbance – Lawyer defends 31 suspected secessionists Lawyer for the...
Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

Volta secessionists plan to bomb Akosombo Dam, Adomi Bridge, others – [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Volta secessionists plan to bomb Akosombo dam, Adomi bridge others More explosive revelations are emerging from the...

Why NPP wants to make Volta Region its ‘Commercial Bank’ – Sammi Awuku explains

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has thrown a word of caution to the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to desist from identifying the...

K.T. Hammond backtracks on comment about people of Volta region

Member of Parliament (MP) for Adansi-Asokwa constituency, Kobina Tahir Hammond, says he was misquoted in the reportage of him claiming people from...

Government explains military deployment to Volta region

JoyNews/AdomNews · Defense Minister explains military deployment to Volta region Government has debunked assertions made by the National Democratic...

Military in Volta Region: NDC gives govt one day ultimatum [Audio]

The Minority in Parliament has given a day’s ultimatum to government to withdraw military personnel from Ketu South in the Volta Region.

Bodies of two brothers drowned in River Volta refused burial in cemetery

Two children, aged 4 and 8, have drowned in the White Volta at Daboya in the Daboya Mankarigu District of the Northern Region. The bodies...

Abu Jinapor donates cars to police, military in his constituency

Member of Parliament (MP) for Damongo constituency, Samuel Abu Jinapor, has donated two new pickups for police and military in the Savannah...

Two drown while attempting to cross river after downpour at Najong 1

Two persons have been reported dead in the North East Region on Thursday. Badisoma Damyee, 50, and her seven-year-old grandchild, Priscilla...

Full text: Akufo-Addo’s 2021 State of the Nation Address

Mr Speaker, It is always good to be back in Parliament, and to discharge the duty, in accordance with...

Farm produce go waste in Pusiga District

Vegetables farms in the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region are perishing as roads linking the farms to market centres are...

NADMO issues alert as Burkina Faso prepares to spill dams

The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has triggered what it calls ‘Operation ThunderBolt 2020’ following signals from Burkina Faso that the Bagre...

Akufo-Addo cuts sod for $223m Tamale water supply project

President Nana Akufo-Addo has cut the sod for the construction of the Tamale Water Supply Project, as part of his tour of...

Police on manhunt for killer of 7-year-old herdboy

Police in Walewale and Mamprugu Moiduri both in the North East region are on a manhunt for a farmer suspected to have...

Elephant invasion imminent – Wildlife

The Wildlife Unit of the Forestry Commission has cautioned communities within the Eastern Corridor to be on the lookout for an...

N/R: Bagre Dam spillage claims 11 lives

Eleven people including two children have been reported dead in and around Tamale in the Northern Region following the spillage of Bagre dam. Several others...

N/R: NDC sympathizes with Bagre Dam spillage victims

The Northern Regional Executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has expressed their sympathy to victims of the  Bagre Dam spillage in the Northern...

13-year-old boy drown following Bagre Dam spillage

The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has confirmed the death of a 13-year-old boy who drowned in a dam in the Northern Region, following...

Tamale will soon have water shortage – GWCL

The continued degradation and siltation of the White Volta as a result of sand winning activities at Nawuni in the Kumbungu District will soon...

FULL TEXT: 2018 budget statement

“Rt. Hon. Speaker, Honourable Members of Parliament, on the authority of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, I beg to move...

Gov’t to provide 200,000 household toilets in 2018

Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta has said the government is ready to provide 200,000 household toilets and 20,000 Institutional latrines through the “Toilet for...

Meteo Agency warns of heavy rains in Northern Ghana

The Ghana Meteorological Agency has warned of a 60 percent chance of moderate to heavy rains in the Northern Sector of the country. These expected...

200,000 still at risk from Bagre dam, heavy rains – NADMO

The combined effect of the water levels of the White Volta rising and the Bagre dam being opened could leave almost 200,000 persons affected...

Akufo-Addo urges Burkina Faso to check Bagre Dam spillage

President Nana Akufo-Addo is asking the Burkinabe government to take measures to minimize the impact of the Bagre Dam spillage. According to Nana Akufo-Addo, he...

National Security galamsey report against me is fallacy- BT Baba

Member of Parliament for Talensi BT Baba has debunked a national security confidential report accusing him of illegally owning and mining in the Upper...
school feeding

Angry school feeding caterers threaten to abrogate contract over arrears

Some caterers under the School Feeding programme are contemplating abrogating their contracts, following months of arrears owed by the government.

Accra flooding: Check out govt’s short term intervention [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Accra flooding: Check out govt’s short term intervention Minister of Works and Housing, Francis Asenso Boakye, has...

Market women and farmers need ICT in modern economy – Ursula Owusu [Audio]

The Minister for Communications and Digitalization, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has said Ghana is moving towards a direction where digital skills will be required...

Electricity, water tariffs to go up

The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) has confirmed that there will be an upward review of utility tariffs in the coming weeks.
Fatal accident at Asem Asa on Tarkwa road

Family of Asem Asa accident victim that claimed 14 lives chases police for body...

JoyNews/AdomNews · ASEM ASA FAMILY FIGHT WITH POLICE OVER BODIES Family members of one of the victims of Asem...

Tidal waves: Housing units for victims to be ready in three months

JoyNews/AdomNews · 15-unit two bedroom house for Keta tidal wave victims to be ready in three months – Ketu South MCE