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Ewoenam Kpodo, GNA
“The Command wishes to categorical its
appreciation for the great collaboration between the Police and Peki-Wudome
Neighbourhood Check out Committee and entreat other communities in just the Area
to form identical groups to help Police as criminal offense battling is a shared
duty,” Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Edward Oduro-Kwarteng,
the Volta Regional Law enforcement Commander has said.
His reviews follows joint endeavours by the
Committee and the police in nabbing five suspected robbers who allegedly
attacked a fuel filling station in Peki-Wudome.
The suspects Godfred Alorvordzi, 45, Felix
Dupe, 31, Raphael Agbo, 33, Evans Adzaho, 29 and Edem Fiati, 28 had been arrested
via the joint procedure.
The Command encouraged the public to give
well timed details to the Law enforcement for “prompt response and assistance” though
urging persons and groups to make improvements to stability and security equally at property and
He underscored the value of local community
view committees and urge common rulers to type these types of groups to support the
get the job done of the police.
By Ewoenam Kpodo, GNA
The Deputy Regional Minister gave the
assurance when he received a petition on behalf of the Volta Regional Minister,
Dr. Archibald Yao Letsa from a youth group, Concerned Ho Inhabitants, on the
deplorable point out of roads in the region.
He mentioned governing administration was slow in reacting to
agitations from a variety of groups of individuals on the negative point out of the roadways for the reason that
it was working difficult to assure that the roads were being fixed by up coming 12 months to promote
socioeconomic progress and make travelling pleasurable.
“I want to assure you that these streets you
just stated now have been taken treatment of by the govt so, I really do not believe
you have any result in to fear,” Mr Avuletey explained.
He reported opposite to claims by the former
administration of undertaking enormous infrastructure progress in the highway
sector, the Akufo-Addo led authorities inherited ‘death trap’ roads nationwide
and was operating to get them fixed in time for immediate expansion.
Mr. Vincent Hodoli (aka Torgodomakpa)
Convener of the team, urged governing administration to expedite motion on the streets as
Benjamin arrived best at the 3rd Volta Regional awards ceremony held at the Volta Serene Lodge, Ho on Saturday.
The award was to understand Mr. Aklama’s powerful stories about the area that ended up broadcast on Citi FM, Citi Television set and also revealed on citinewsroom.com through the calendar year less than assessment.
President of the Ghana Journalists’ Association, Roland Affail Income and prime media practitioner Yaw Boadu Ayeboafo have been at the event which observed 11 other journalists decide on up awards in a variety of fields.
In a citinewsroom.com interview, Benjamin observed that his award is a testomony of the major job Citi FM/Tv set is actively playing in the country’s media landscape.
“It’s a phone to better duty and an acknowledgement of the superior operate Citi News is performing. I’m grateful to all the senior colleagues who horned me and go on to do so,” he explained.
Benjamin Aklama who at present reports for the two the Volta and Oti areas joined Citi News in November 2018.
Prior to that, he was a volunteer journalist with campus-based Volta Leading FM exactly where he stayed for two yrs.
He afterwards joined World wide FM in the Ho Municipality as its Morning Demonstrate Host.
According to police in the space who verified the incident to MyNewsGh.com, the family of Torgbui Dictionary Akoklo deposited their deceased relation in the facility on September 27, 2019 but when they went to the claimed mortuary for their corpse for funeral and burial, the mortuary attendant could not obtain the corpse.
When the operators of the mortuary facility carried out complete checks in their guides, they realised that they experienced mistakenly launched the mentioned corpse to just one Frank Dogbey whose corpse had also been deposited at the mortuary.
This was due to the resemblance of the two corpse and that the household of Frank Dogbey had also buried the corpse which was mistakenly released to them, although theirs is even now at the mortuary.
Operators of the mortuary facility jointly with both equally people have considering that secured an exhumation buy from Agbozume District Courtroom to exhume the buried corpse in buy confirm if in fact it was the corpse that was mistakenly buried as claimed by the operators.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
President Nana Akufo-Addo has in accordance with short article 243 (1) of the 1992 Structure and section 20 (1) of the Community Authorities Act (Act 936), nominated 4 Municipal and District Main Executives (MDCEs) for the Volta Area.
They incorporate Prosper PI-Banfoh for Ho Municipal Assembly Ernest Quist, Kpando Municipal Assembly Etornam James Flolu, Afadzato South District Assembly and Amenya John Kwaku, Agortime Zipper District Assembly.
A assertion issued by the Local Government and Rural Improvement Minister, Hajia Alima Mahama, announcing the nominations, stated that “in perspective of the earlier mentioned, the Hon. Regional Minister for Volta Area is requested to liaise with the Regional Electoral Commission to conduct the confirmation procedure of the nominated Chief Executives.”
The nominations adhere to the dismissals of the MDCEs for the places in problem.
The four sacked MDCEs are John Nelson Akorli, Ho MCE, Elvis Djampoh, Kpando MCE, David Dickson Dzopke, DCE for Agotime-Ziope and Wisdom Semanu Seneadzah Esq, Afadzato South DCE.
According to resources at the Ministry for Local Govt and Rural Advancement, the influenced MDCEs had been relieved of workplace by means of a letter from the Local Authorities Minister, by means of the Hajia Alima Mahama as a result of the Volta Regional Minister, Dr. Archibald Leta previous week.
A few of them are described to have been given their letters as of final Saturday, September 21, 2019 even though Dickson Dzokpe aka DD Dzokpe, DCE for Agotime-Ziope is nevertheless to obtain his letter. A supply at the Volta Regional Coordinating Council suggests, Mr. Dzokpe will be served on Monday 23 or Tuesday 24, September, 2019.
BY Melvin Tarlue
The sacked MDCEs
Information and facts reaching DGN On the web suggests that 4 Municipal and District Main Executives (MDCEs) in the Volta area have been fired.
The 4 are John Nelson Akorli, Ho MCE, Elvis Djampoh, Kpando MCE, David Dickson Dzopke, DCE for Agotime-Ziope and Knowledge Semanu Seneadzah Esq, Afadzato South DCE.
According to sources at the Ministry for Regional Govt and Rural Development, the afflicted MDCEs were notified about their dismissals by way of a letter from the Neighborhood Governing administration Minister, Hajia Alima Mahama, via the Volta Regional Minister, Dr. Archibald Letsa previous 7 days.
3 of them are reported to have obtained their letters as of very last Saturday, September 21, 2019 when Dickson Dzokpe aka DD Dzokpe, DCE for Agotime-Ziope is however to get his letter.
A supply at the Volta Regional Coordinating Council says Mr. Dzokpe was envisioned tp be served his letter on Monday 23 or Tuesday 24, September, 2019.
The influenced Main Executives have been shocked by the letters even though political watchers in the location believe the action was extended overdue.
The President’s motion will come soon after numerous months of speculation of a shake-up in his administration, specially at the regional authorities and Ministry concentrations.
DGN On the web understands that this is the initial of many additional adjustments forward in the federal government of the NPP.
From Fred Duodu, Ho (email@example.com)
By Sumaiya Salifu Saeed/ Sylvia Sika
Mr James Gunu, Volta Regional Secretary of
the party, mentioned the 17-member committee is predicted to liaise with zongos and
other buildings of the celebration in the region.
He claimed the get together desired the endeavours of all
if they are to wrestle back again electric power, hence the want to place the committee in
Mr Gunu claimed the zongo has usually been there
for the NDC and the social gathering had often replicated the love indicating: “Zongo is
NDC and NDC is Zongo”.
Hajia Hawa Tahiru, Regional Zongo Caucus
Coordinator, known as for unity among members of the functioning committee including
that with a concerted exertion their mandate would be reached.
She recommended members of the social gathering to make use
of obtainable platforms to find redress when the need arose.
Hajia Hawa mentioned the committee owes Muslims
and the zongos the obligation of laying a reliable foundation for their upliftment
and “full integration” into the Ghanaian society.
She explained the occasion structures has presented them
ample electric power to assure that they labored properly and successfully.
Mr Henry Ametefe, Regional Chairman of the
NDC, explained the zongos are an integral component of Ghana’s history and progress
and known as on them to perform tough for the NDC to win the 2020 standard
Concrete pillars on which the bridge is mounted have weakened and designed serious cracks exposing iron rods.
Cracks have also designed on the surface area of the street on the bridge though concrete barricades on the bridge have also been falling off.
The National Disaster Management Organisation in Ho warned drivers and highway end users to prevent that stretch of the highway thanks to the weak mother nature of the bridge.
The Ghana Highway Authority later on issued a assertion saying the road has quickly been closed to autos right up until further more discover.
“This has turn into required due to the falling bridge about River Tsawoe involving Akrofu Agorve and Akrofu Xeviwofe together the Sokode-Bame Road,” the statement issued by the Authority discussed.
Motorists and travellers are as a result to use either the Anyirawase-Bame Road or the Ho-Klefe-Akrofu Highway to their destinations, the statement added.
The Authority explained the required steps will be carried out to solution the predicament.
Kwasi Amoako-Atta – Highway Minister
Inhabitants who are influenced by deplorable roadways in the Volta Region have petitioned government to get started fixing their roads in the future two months or get ready for a collection of demonstrations across the area and other areas of the region.
The inhabitants who have united with each other less than an team referred to as “Fix Volta Roads Now” lamented bitterly about the roads in the Volta Location, significantly the Ho to Sokode Dual Carriage with the Bypass through the College of Well being and Allied Sciences (UHAS) and the Ho as a result of the Airport to Aflo Highway. The other folks are the notorious Eastern Corridor Road, notably the Juapong by Asikuma to Hohoe Highway and the Hohoe to Jasikan Road.
These roadways continue being the principal routes linking the Southern component of the area to the Northern element and that’s why facilitates trade, tourism, health and fitness accessibility and a gamut of financial things to do, still they are so deplorable that some portions can simply just be described as “death traps.”
The team in a press assertion and petition signed and issued by its convenor, Dr. Alphonse Dzakpasu and secretary, Attorney Andrew Dodzi Adugu stated “In our petition to the president, we have presented governing administration up to 15th of September, 2019 to get contractors on site and start out work… We imagine with the lots of assurances promised in the past, processes for get the job done to resume on these streets can get 2 weeks to be accomplished.”
It stressed that “we are fatigued of the promises. All we want is action now!”, the group threatened that if perform does not start off by their deadline, “government would have supplied us no alternative than to reply to the demand from customers by our hugely motivated colleague campaigners to embark on substantial and collection of lawful demonstrations throughout the nation and even over and above.”
The group’s petition which was backed by an on line petition with above a 1000 signatories so considerably have considering the fact that been served on the President, the Roadways and Highways Minister and the Volta Regional Minister, among other people.
From Fred Duodu, Ho (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Volta Regional Secretariat of Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) has deployed 1250 staff to undertake the electronic residence addressing undertaking in Volta and Oti Areas.
The 1250 staff who type portion of 12,750 NABCO deployed nationwide will in 6 months tag homes in the location with their residence figures, electronic addresses and avenue title plates.
Prior to the deployment, NABCO experienced properly trained 135 Investigation and Schooling Corps (RTCs) from 25 districts in the Volta and Oti regions to kick start out the tagging period of the Countrywide Digital House Addressing System (NDPAS) venture introduced by the government in 2017.
These staff who have a wide range of qualifications in IT had been trained in installations and registration of the electronic addressing App.
With the use of a cellular machine, the staff will gather info, recognize and tag houses across the location with Digital Address plates.
They will in change coach the 1250 earmarked for the challenge in the Volta and Oti regions.
Each of the 25 districts demarcated by NABCO will have 50 of the trainees posted there to make certain every property is covered in the Volta and Oti areas.
A member of the Specialized Group, Madam Vera Dankwa, pointed out that the task which is nationwide and targeted at tagging a least of four million residences, was aimed at eradicating the process where by land marks and inscriptions have been made use of to give directions.
In the end, it is section of government’s agenda to formalise the financial system through the deployment of info driven systems.
The transfer is also geared towards increasing income generation, identification of spots for unexpected emergency services, facilitate sleek enterprise transactions and increase planning and projections for greater distribution of methods.
She stated that despite the fact that fairly a variety of citizens have downloaded their electronic addresses, bulk have not confirmed it into the countrywide databases, as a result the trainees will consolidate the initial function generating the electronic addresses exactly where it has not been done, verify all the addresses (new and old) and tag the homes with a electronic tackle plate.
To make the implementation a accomplishment, the Volta Regional Coordinator for NABCO, David Lovely Davis, indicated that three analysis and education corps, a district coordinator and a arranging or complex officer were being engaged in each and every of the 25 demarcated districts to prepare other folks and supervise the procedure.
He said the trainees will be paid out the exact stipend they are entitled to by the govt.
They will be specified gizmos with which they will go to the unique destinations exactly where the Application will deliver the necessary data that is relayed to a Central Process that will control the details.
The nationwide electronic assets addressing procedure was launched in 2017 to generate a one of a kind code for properties, organizations, streets and properties with a geographical spot for effortless identification and quick reaction in case of emergency.
From Fred Duodu, Ho (email@example.com)
Caleb Kuleke, GNA
The ceremony had a parade of officers and
men/gals of the Support, held at the forecourt of the Ho Central Prisons
attended by Dr Archibald Letsa, Volta Regional Minister, his Deputy, top rated
safety officers, a cross-section of the community and household and friends of Mr
Mr Agbelengor was recruited into the Ghana
Jail Assistance on November 27, 1989 as a Main Officer and served 30 several years,
increasing to the rank of DDP.
Following thriving training, he was posted to
Nsawam as Main Officer in Agriculture and in 1992, enlisted to starting to be
Assistant Superintendent of Prisons.
He was posted to Kete-Krachi Prisons, in 2005, where by he served for a few years as Officer-In-Charge and
undertook quite a few developmental jobs before going to James Camp Prisons,
in which he served for yet another a few years just before sojourning to the United Nations
Mission in South Sudan.
Mr Agbelengor is observed for sourcing 1.8
million bucks for the Agricultural Sector of South Sudan Prisons and obtaining
drafted the Agricultural Policy for that state.
He was also just one of the two-member group that
wrote the Common Procedure Method (SOP) for South Sudan Prisons
Mr Agbelengor also served as advisor and
mentor to South Sudan Jail Directorate in Agriculture and offered a Paper
at the second Governor’s discussion board on Agriculture for sustainable food items protection and
economic growth for South Sudan Prison in 2010 August,
At the Ho Prisons, he established a mechanic
training centre for teaching of inmates, and also proven bead market and
a greenhouse agriculture.
He is also praised for building more
two places of work for Chaplaincy and Head of Complex Solutions at the Ho Prisons and
producing a doing work connection with the Ho PolyClinic for quarterly
screening and procedure of inmates.
Mr Agbelengor is at present doing the job on
attaining the Defunct Border Guards Education Centre at Akoefe for institution
of a Prisons Camp on a 118 acres of land for agricultural creation and
He is married with a few young children.
A Canoe carrying 10 users of the Assemblies of God Church from Senchi to previous Akrade in the Asuogyaman district of the Japanese has capsized on the Volta Lake.
6 of the victims have been rescued when the four other individuals were retrieved dead.
They were returning from a Church Program Saturday afternoon when the incident transpired.
An Assembly Member of the space, Issah Laweh, verified the development to Starr News.
Boat incident is intermittently recorded on the Volta lake as locals do not adhere to basic safety safeguards such as refusal to have on live jacket inspite of continuous awareness by NADMO officers in the District.
Source: Ghana/Starrfm.com.gh/103.5FM/Kojo Ansah
A canoe carrying 10 associates of the Assemblies of God Church from Senchi to Aged Akrade in the Asuogyaman district of the Eastern location has capsized on the Volta Lake.
Supply: Ghana/Starrfm.com.gh/103.5FM/Kojo Ansah
By Samuel Akumatey, GNA
Ho, July 27, GNA – The Vetting Committee of
the Nationwide Democratic congress (NDC) has accredited 60 parliamentary aspirants
to contest in the forthcoming primaries of the Party in the Volta Region.
Paul Mensah Voegborlo and William Mawuli
Ahado, aspirants for Keta and North Tongu Constituencies respectively, had been
disqualified by the Committee chaired by Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, Countrywide
Chairman of the Occasion.
The Committee also positioned the approval of
Madam Rebecca Agbogah, an aspirant for Adaklu Constituency on hold.
Mr Ampofo explained to the media at the end of the
work out that Madam Agbogah’s approval was place on keep following the receipt of
some information, and that checks would be conducted to identify her acceptance
He also claimed Mr Rockson Dafeamekpor, Member
of Parliament for South Dayi, was out of the region on a countrywide assignment
and would be vetted later in Accra.
Mr Ampofo mentioned the top quality of aspirants was
“reassuring”, an indicator of the human resource the Bash was blessed with,
and that Volta would produce excellent parliamentarians to establish the location and
“It is the initially phase of our huge wander to
the seat of authorities. Considering the fact that Volta has the good quality of human useful resource, the
Party is on system. Volta is on course for victory in 2020”, he mentioned.
The Chairman commended the tranquil perform
of the work out and mentioned the Committee had accomplished a “thorough job” and developed a
stage actively playing area and a welcoming environment.
He stated aspirants were being created to signal a
declaration to conduct their campaigns for the primaries in a “serene
setting devoid of character assassination, and identify calling”.
“They have indicated to us through their
signature that they will respect the outcome of the elections as soon as conducted in
a free and fair manner, and will not contest as independent candidates if they
do not win”.
A full of 12 females out of 60 aspirants
have been approved for the primaries scheduled for 24 August.
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Agbozume (V/R), July 22, GNA – Mr James
Gunu, the Volta Regional Secretary of the Countrywide Democratic Congress (NDC)
has urged Ghanaians, especially supporters of the Party to entirely participate in
the Ghana Card registration training, which started out in the location currently,
Monday, July 22.
He explained, “the Volta Location NDC wishes to
persuade all and sundry, like get together faithful’s, to participate in the
ongoing Ghana Card registration exercise. Ghana card is not for any political
celebration, it is for all of us, so absolutely everyone have to take part, even though the
training was not specified enough days”.
Mr. Gunu was addressing supporters of the
occasion at a “revival rally” on the concept, “mobilizing all obtainable
means for victory 2020”, on Sunday at Agbozume, in the Ketu South
constituency of the Volta Location.
He requested followers of the NDC to motivate
their households to sign up and disregard any functions of “intimidations”
from opposition get-togethers.
Mr. Dazzling Kumordzi, Ketu South Constituency
Chairman of the NDC, appealed to all delegates to pick the greatest prospect for
the parliamentary seat and counseled aspirants in the Constituency for doing work
alongside one another in peace.
The fund raising rally introduced jointly some
department executives, previous and current constituency executives as properly as all
the parliamentary aspirants in the constituency, to at mobilize resources
towards attaining the 2020 agenda of the celebration.
Some four Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC) Members of Parliament (MPs) in the Volta Location together with previous Deputy Finance Minister and Ketu South MP, Fifi Fiavi Kwetey have failed to decide nomination varieties to contest the party’s parliamentary primaries.
The some others are Richard Quashigah, MP for Keta, Clement Kofi Humado, MP for Anlo, and Dr Bernice Adiku Heloo, MP for Hohoe.
James Gunu, the Volta Regional Secretary of the NDC who verified this mentioned a overall of 15 women of all ages out of 74 persons picked nomination types at the near of nomination on Friday, July 12, to contest numerous parliamentary seats in the location.
He claimed Charles Agbeve, MP for Agortime-Ziope was going unopposed because he was the only aspirant who picked nomination sort to contest at the close of nomination.
He included that the Practical Government Committee (FEC) in consultation with the Typical Secretary had directed that, the assortment approach for the parliamentary primaries in the Hohoe Constituency be allowed to go on with fast effect.
The Regional Secretary claimed the date has been prolonged to Tuesday, July 16, 2019, for suitable social gathering customers who wished to contest the parliamentary primaries in the Hohoe constituency to decide nomination forms.
Mr Gunu stated the first time table for the perform of the parliamentary primaries remained unchanged and mentioned the dedication of the leadership of the Social gathering in the location to build a level actively playing industry for all aspirants for free of charge, reasonable, credible and clear primaries.
Fifi Kwetey won the Ketu South seat in 2012 and retained the seat in 2016 to provide a 2nd 4-yr time period.
It is unclear why he failed to pick forms for the upcoming contest.
The NDC’s Parliamentary Primaries have been scheduled to choose put on 24th August 2019.
The occasion opened nominations from July 10 to July 12 for the primaries.
The filing of the nomination forms has been scheduled for July 18 and July 19.
The price of the sorts was GH¢2000 with the filing service fees preset at GH¢35,000 for all contestants besides gals and Individuals with Incapacity (PWDs), who are to pay out GH¢17,500.
Ketasco are in the quarterfinal for the third 12 months jogging.
After a person of the slowest contests in the 2019 version of the Countrywide Science and Maths Quiz, Keta Senior Superior and Technological University have progressed to the quarterfinal for the 3rd 12 months operating.
The contest showcased two challengers, Edinaman SHS and Bekwai SDA SHS.
Ketasco successfully usurped a Spherical One particular lead from challengers Edinaman SHS who came from the Prelims as serious favourites.
Edinam loved an early lead in the clash
The Central Region college recorded 54 factors in the qualifiers, one particular of the optimum. They then proceeded to conquer Ho-centered Ola Girls at the prelims.
But on Monday morning, Edinaman was brought down by a single of Volta Region’s greatest.
They tried using all they could but in the stop, they ended up final, at the rear of Bekwai SDA who placed 2nd in the tie.
The remaining outcomes stood at: Keta SHTS, 27pts Bekwai SDA, 19pts and Edinaman 14 pts.
The turning stage arrived in the contest at Spherical Four, exactly where a wrong answer from the Genuine or Bogus questions draws in a penalty of just one place.
Edinaman trailed Ketasco with only three points before then but by the time the round was performed, their tally experienced decreased from 13 to just 8 points.
Even with them impressing in the last spherical, the activity belonged to Ketasco. Like their Motto, Dzolali, which usually means fly at after, they experienced flown into the quarterfinal.
Kpando SHS in the Volta area has also competent.
The Facts Service Section will on Friday, June 28 maintain a picture exhibition to explain to the success story of the Akufo-Addo-led New Patriotic Get together administration at the Ho Specialized College in the Volta Location.
The exhibition will highlight the crucial govt tasks and guidelines achieved inside the past two several years, as section of the initial regional city corridor conference to be held in the Volta area.
A assertion issued and signed by the deputy Minister of Information and facts, Pius Enam Hadzide, mentioned some important cabinet ministers will also be at the celebration to make displays.
“The Minister of Schooling, Matthew Opoku Prempeh, The Minister of Wellbeing, Kweku Agyemang Manu, The Minister of Gender, Cynthia Morrison, The CEO of NABCO, Dr. Ibrahim Anyars are expected to make presentations on government’s investment in human cash and social interventions”, the assertion claimed.
All 18 Metropolitan Municipal District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) will also give an account of the developmental projects in just their several Metropolitan Municipal District Assemblies (MMDAs) to the folks of the Volta Location.
The town hall conferences initiative is collection of public fora which give the government the chance to engage with the community on essential government insurance policies.
The 1st town corridor meeting was held on April 3, 2019 underneath the theme “ Our Progress, Our Status, Our Future” with Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia as the keynote speaker and other customers of the financial management group.
Considering that then, the event has moved out of the place to engage with Ghanaians in the diaspora.
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