Tag Archives: Volta Region

Bakua Health Centre needs facelift – Volta Chief

Nana Soglo

Paramount Chief of Likpe Traditional Area and President of the Volta Regional House of Chiefs, Nana Soglo Alloh IV, has appealed for the renovation of the Bakua Health Centre, which was built in 1965. He said the facility, which has a laboratory, reproductive health department, Out Patients Department, maternal and child health departments and 15 bungalows for staff was in a deplorable ...

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Two Police officers escape lynching in Volta Region

But for the swift intervention of the Chief of Tsyiome -Sabadu near Vakpo and his elders, two officers of the Ghana Police Service would have been lynched. Detective Corporal Vincent Adorvlo and a Community Police were investigating a reported threat on the lives of a local pastor and his congregants when the town folks rounded them up at the Chief’s ...

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V/Region: Magician dies from self-inflicted knife wounds

A 29-year-old man who believed he had spiritual protection from knife cuts died days after cutting himself with two sharp knives at Afokpa Kope at Fodzoku in the North Tongu District in the Volta Region. Afelete Amewuga, who was a member of Korku, a group believed to have spiritually fortified its members from knife injuries, died after his magical act ...

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NDC youth slam gov’t for excluding V/Region from new districts

The youth wing of the opposition National Democratic Congress [NDC] in the Volta Region, is unhappy that the government did not consider the Volta Region in the creation of new districts. In a statement signed by the NDC Regional Youth Organizer, Egypt Komla Kudeto, the youth expressed misgivings about government’s fixation on the splitting of the Volta Region rather than ...

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#HeritageCaravan heads to Kumasi

Citi FM’s Heritage Caravan departed from the Volta Regional capital, Ho today, [Monday] March 5, 2018 for Kumasi, the capital of the Ashanti Region. The Caravan will travel eight hours to the Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi. In Kumasi, the Heritage Caravan will visit two historical museums, the Military Museum and the Manhyia Palace Museum. In the Volta Region, patrons of ...

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#HeritageCaravan Day1 at Frederiksgave Plantation and a taste of borborbor

Patrons of the 2018 Heritage Caravan by Citi FM, had an eye opening experience on Sunday, March, 4, 2018 in the Volta Region, when they visited a community in the Agortime -Ziope District, which as a result of the colonial demarcation, had part of it in Togo and the other part in Ghana. The Wodome, which literally means “in the ...

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Power College students support kids at Ho Municipal Hospital

Students of Power College

Students of Power College, a Remedial and Private Secondary School in Ho in the Volta Region, have contributed part of their provisions meant for school as donations at the Ho Municipal Hospital’s Children’s Ward. The donation included toiletries, detergents and other assorted items which the students said were their widow’s mite to support the welfare of the children on admission. ...

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V/R losing over GH¢1bn from untapped arable lands – Analyst

Breakfast Meeting held in Ho

The Volta Region is losing out on about GH¢1.2 billion from the under-utilization of the vast arable lands in the region, a budget analyst has revealed. According to Mr Kwame Sowu, who is also the Chairman of Energy Synergy, lots of business opportunities, particularly in Agribusiness, abound the Volta Region. But the underutilization of these potential openings has, over the ...

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‘Operation Calm Life’ task force commissioned in Volta Region

Operation Calm Life

A joint task force made up of the Ghana Armed Forces and Ghana Police Service has been commissioned in the Volta Region in line with the nationwide rejuvenation of “Operation Calm Life” aimed at clamping down on criminal activities in the country. Personnel drawn from the two security agencies in the region are to be deployed to volatile zones in ...

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We levied ourselves to support Awudome SHS – PTA

The Parents Teachers Association (PTA), of the Tsito-Awudome Senior High School (AWUSCO), in the Volta Region, have explained that the decision to levy students despite the implementation of government’s Free Senior High School Policy was a collective resolve by parents to support the school’s efforts to enhance the academic performance of students. In a statement issued and copied to, signed ...

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