Tag Archives: Tema

50-yr old man allegedly commits suicide at Tema

A man believed to be in his early 50s has allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself on a scaffold in the house he lived in at a suburb called Top 10″,  near the Volta River Authority (VRA)’s Kpone Thermal Plant at Tema in the early hours of Monday. The man, whose name was given as Kofi Emmanuel, was a mason who ...

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TMA leads clean-up exercise in Tema

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA), has began activities leading to the nation’s Independence Day celebration with a clean-up exercise to rid the metropolis of filth. The exercise, led by the Metropolitan Chief Executive, Felix Mensah Nii Anang-La has market women, security agencies and Zoomlion Ghana workers participating. They cleaned all the principal streets of Tema, market centres, schools and hospitals. ...

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MoH urges Ghanaians to keep calm over Lassa Fever

Kwaku Agyemang Manu, Minister of Health

The Ministry of Health has urged the public to be calm following the death of a 26-year-old man from Lassa fever last week. The deceased was on admission at the Tema General Hospital with general body weakness, severe headaches and profuse vomiting of blood clots. Prior to his admission, he was said to have traveled through the Eastern, Volta and ...

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Lebanese man’s killing: We won’t carry bulk cash again- Delta Agro firm

Delta Agro Tema Robbery

Managers of Delta Agro Limited in Tema say they have “learnt their lessons” after their cashier, Ahmed Safiadeen, was shot and killed by robbers on Wednesday after he had withdrawn money from the bank. The money thought to be in the region of GH¢200,000 was meant to pay the February salaries of the company’s workers. The robbers are believed to have ...

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Tema Police on manhunt for 4 forex bureau robbers

The Tema Regional Police Command is in pursuit of four armed robbers who attacked a forex bureau in Tema on Tuesday evening Rambo-style in the full glare of the public, and made away with an unspecified amount of money. According to the Tema Regional Police PRO, Joseph Benefo Darkwa, the Police on Tuesday around 5:30pm received information that four armed ...

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‘Driverless scrap train’ crashes into vehicle at Tema [Photos]

A train under rehabilitation, on Monday evening, derailed around the Ghana Ports and Harbors Authority close to the eastern gate of the Fishing Habour area in Tema, after running into a trailer. The collision occurred at the junction of the GHACEM road on Monday evening. An eyewitness, who gave his name as Kwesi Appiah, told Citi News that an onlooker who rushed ...

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Occupants of ‘condemned’ Kaizer Flats in Tema move out

Some four hundred and four occupants of the Tema Community four Kaizer flats, which have been earmarked for demolition by the Tema Development Company [TDC], have finally packed out of the buildings. This comes after several concerns were raised about the safety of the structures by managers of the flats, the Tema Development Corporation. The flats have developed deep cracks ...

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TMA to wall all public schools in Tema

The Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of Tema, Felix Mensah Nii Annan-La, says he would promote an agenda of infrastructural development within the Metropolis as part of restoring Tema to its past glory. Mr. Felix Mensah Nii Annan-La says the TMA under his stewardship would pursue a sustained development on all facets of infrastructure in the Metropolis. He said this during a ...

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Comm. 25 residents unhappy with TDC over poor security, traffic woes

The Residents Association of Community 25 in Tema, have lambasted officials at the Tema Development Corporation (TDC) and the Kpone Katamanso District Assembly for failing to address key problems affecting the area. According to the residents, these two key stakeholders under whose purview the community is situated have failed to live up to expectations. The residents, who on their own ...

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Frustrated Tema fishermen threaten demo over premix shortage

Fishermen in Tema are threatening to embark on a demonstration over the shortage of premix fuel which has persisted for two months. The fisher -folks are also accusing their leadership of diverting the product and causing an artificial shortage. Their threats come on the back of recent reports by Citi FM of massive diversion of premix fuel nationwide, as exposed ...

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