Tag Archives: Volta Region

Tanyigbe Chief outlines development agenda at Yam Festival [Photos]


Togbega Kodi Adiko VI, the newly installed Paramount Chief of the Tanyigbe Traditional Area in the Volta Region, has assured that with the support of his elders and people, he will build a society where dreams are achievable, and also create an enabling environment that empowers every Tanyigbe citizen to realize their goals. “…But as your new leader, I am mindful of the ...

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Kpetoe: Downpour, flooding mars business activities


A rainstorm which lasted for almost two hours on Friday has caused a major holdup in Kpetoe in the Agortime-Ziope District of the Volta Region affecting commercial activities in the area. The downpour overflowed the drains around the Kpetoe market, and its surroundings causing floods that saw traders and residents stranded. The front view of the District Education Office was not ...

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V/R: I didn’t cause arrest of security coordinator – Letsa

Dr. Archibald Letsa

The Volta Regional Minister, Archibald Letsa, has denied ordering the arrest of the Volta Regional Security Coordinator, Apea Fenteng, saying the issue had nothing to do with him. According to him, Mr. Fenteng was only invited to assist the police after some complainants made allegations against him. Citi News gathered on Monday that a special unit of the National Security at the ...

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V/R: Residents cry over abandoned Eastern corridor roads


There are increasing concerns over the deplorable nature of the Volta Region’s sections of the Eastern corridor road after contractors redrew their working equipment over delays in payments. The development of the Ghana’s Eastern frontiers was one of the priority projects of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) government to open up the area which is a food hub. The improved ...

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Afadjato South: Embrace NPP’s policies – DCE to constituents

District Chief Executive for Afadjato South, Wisdom Semanu Seneadza

The District Chief Executive for Afadjato South, Wisdom Semanu Seneadza has advised his constituents to buy into the New Patriotic Party government’s policies. According to the Chief Executive, promises made by a political party in a bid for power ceases to be exclusive to its members once the party wins. Likening it to the popular maxim of the message and ...

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222 Volta communities targeted in immunisation campaign


A total of 222 communities in the Volta region have been targeted for a three-month immunisation campaign under the Second Year of Life (2YL) project of the Health Promotion Department (HPD) of the Ghana Health Service. The project, themed: “Protecting Children from Vaccine Preventable Diseases by strengthening the 2YL Immunisation Platform in Ghana”, would be implemented with support from UNICEF, ...

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Ghanaian promises befitting burial for his dead dog


The well-known dog in Ketu North District in the Volta Region who survived a torture two years ago, has died in a domestic accident and the owner has promised a befitting burial. The dog, known as  Fofoe was in 2015 tortured in Ehi near Dzodze by a pork  seller who was said to have intentionally trapped it. The suspect was ...

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Don’t eat ‘poisonous’ Puffer fish – Fisheries Commission


The Fisheries Commission has warned Ghanaians against eating any product on the market made with the Puffer fish due to its poisonous nature. This follows reports from the Volta Region that four people had died after consuming the puffer fish while several others were hospitalized. The Head of Fish Health Unit of the Fisheries Commission, Dr Peter Ziddah in an ...

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Volta Region places last on health league table


Volta Region ranked lowest in the 2017 first quarter regional feedback health league table of the Ghana Health Service (GHS). The Region in the 2016 national health league table for the Ghana Health Service recorded the lowest performance on the least range of the “Performance Gauge” (PG) scale, with its performance in the period under review described as “unsatisfactory,” placing ...

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A hungry man in the streets of Anloga [Article]


If you have a business idea of establishing a food joint in Anloga in the Volta Region with aims of raking in profit, then you may want to reconsider that decision. This is because the culture of the people may not encourage the viability of such venture. Located on the lower bank of the Volta River in the Keta Municipality, ...

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