Tag Archives: Canoe

Pregnant woman, 5 others drown after canoe capsizes on Volta Lake

A pregnant woman and five others including two children, traveling in a canoe on the Volta Lake, lost their lives at Donkokrom in the Afram Plains District of the Eastern Region, when the canoe capsized. The Saturday, February 17 incident occurred when the canoe from Dwarf Inland Foekope to Bruben near Donkokrom, capsized after a windstorm, drowning six occupants on-board. ...

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V/Region: Philanthropist donates canoe to transport school pupils

Pupils of CK Korfe, an island community at Abotaosi in the Biakoye District in the Volta Region, who fail to go to school due to unreliable means of transport to cross the Volta Lake, would now overcome the challenge following an intervention by a philanthropist who has donated of a 20-seater canoe to ease transport on the water. The pupils, hitherto, were ...

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NPP to announce date for flagbearship election today

The National Executive Council (NEC) of the New Patriotic Party, the second highest decision-making body of the party will today May 22, 2014 hold a crunch meeting in Accra. With the exception of the Upper West and Upper East regional Secretaries who received late text message invitations to the meeting, all the NEC members including regional Chairmen and their Secretaries ...

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