Aleppo/ Damascus, SANA- A civilian was killed and 11 others were injured in a terrorist attack on al-Mokambo neighborhood in Aleppo city. A source in the province said that rocket shells fired by terrorists from Bani Zeid area fell on al-Mokambo residential neighborhood, killing a civilian and injuring 11 others who were taken to Aleppo …
Source: myjoyonline. com - Government Sunday morning held a ceremony at the Tema Port to officially welcome the Karpower barge to Ghana.
Speaking at the welcoming ceremony, Power Minister, Dr. Kwabena Donkor said there would be a lot of work to be done to connect the barge to the national grid.
Source: The Finder - The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) has awarded about 20 companies for the excellence displayed in their various areas of operations.
Cement manufacturing company, Ghacem, was named ‘Best Company of the Year’. The award follows what the AGI describes as the company’s immense contribution to the country’s economy and a commitment to develop local content in its operation.
Source: GNA - The Bawku Municipal Director of Agriculture, Mr Charles Akotigah at the weekend said the area, has had the best food production in the past five years due to good rainfall of 1,286 millimeters that supported the crops to have adequate moisture until harvest.
Source: Class FM Ghana - Dr Mensa Otabil has spoken against tribalism in Ghanaian society and expressed surprise that even Christians – who have a biblical injunction to be good neighbours to others people, irrespective of tribe, race, religion and origin – also dabble in ethnic prejudices.
Source: GNA - The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) has abandoned more than 14 educational infrastructural projects in the Northern Region for more than 10 years.
Alhaji Mohammed Harrun, Regional Director of Education who expressed unhappiness about the situation, appealed to the GETFund to release funds to ensure that the projects are completed within the shortest possible time to enable students to have access to the facilities.
Source: Daily Guide Ghana - A Tamale high court presided over by Justice Noble Nkrumah, has sentenced Awudu Badjai, 33 – a farmer who was said to be an ally of notorious armed robber, Johnson Kombian – to death by hanging for murdering Tanko Gingon Kombian, a musician in Nakpanduri in July 2013.
Source: adomonline. com - A former General Secretary of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has asked the Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur to forget about the running mate position.
Source: Class FM Ghana - The Power Minister, Dr. Kwabena Donkor, has stated at the inaugural ceremony of the Karpower barge's docking in Tema that “the arrival of this barge will not solve all our problems”.
Source: GNA - Sumaila Abdul-Rahman, Country Director of Action Aid Ghana, has disclosed that more than 5000 Ghanaian children are being deprived of education and could have negative consequences on the national development.