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Gain sand and destroy beaches in the central region

earn sand About a two-hour drive west of Accra is Cape Coast, the captivating capital of the central region, home to a number of tourist attractions. The area remains a favorite with vacationers seeking pristine, undisturbed weather along its stunning stretch of coastline. However, a myriad of human activities, particularly sand mining along the coast, […]

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Sand-Gaining, a torturous environmental crime destroying Central Region beaches

Share this with more people! About a two-hour drive west of Accra is Cape Coast, the captivating capital of the central region, home to notable tourist attractions. The area remains a favorite with vacationers seeking pristine, undisturbed weather along its stunning stretch of coastline. However, human activities, including sand extraction along the coast, have aggravated […]

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Zoomlion deploys over 400 workers to clean up central region for Independence Day celebration

Speaking to reporters in Cape Coast, Central Region, Zoomlion Public Jobs Manager for Central Region, Robert Kingsley Ayemi, said his team, which started working before Game 6, will continue to work even after the match. event to ensure that the Cape Coast Sports Stadium, the event venue and its surrounding communities, were always clean. “We […]

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Zongo and Town Centers Coordinator Completes Central Region Tour

The Presidential Coordinator of the Zongo and Town Centers Development Secretariat, Ben Abdallah Bandah, paid a two-day working visit to the central region as part of his nationwide familiarization tour. He was in the Center region on the 26thand and 27and January 2022 to learn about the concerns, challenges and opportunities for Zongos and inner […]

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GPRTU chairman in central region banned over allegations of financial embezzlement and autocracy

Regional news for Friday, January 28, 2022 Source: Kwafo Eric, Contributor 2022-01-28 Central Regional President of GPRTU, Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) Central Regional Chairman Alhaji RS Artey has been banned for allegations of financial malfeasance, autocracy and dictatorship leveled against him. This is contained in an official letter from the National Union Leadership […]

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Central region records increase in fires in 2021

The Central Regional Command of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) recorded a marginal increase in fires from 611 in 2020 to 624 in 2021. According to the Service, 40% of the fires, which were mostly domestic, bushfires, vehicular, industrial and commercial collisions, were extinguished before firefighters arrived. Assistant Commissioner of Fire (ACFO) John Amartey, […]

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Central region records marginal increase in fires

40% of fires were extinguished before firefighters arrived The Central Regional Command of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) recorded a marginal increase in fires from 611 in 2020 to 624 in 2021. According to the Service, 40% of the fires, which were mostly domestic, bushfires, vehicular, industrial and commercial collisions, were extinguished before firefighters […]

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The central region is preparing to attract investors

Development plan The Central Regional Coordination Council (RCC) has announced plans to launch its first Regional Development Plan (RDP) and Trade and Investment Fair (TIF) in the first quarter of 2022. Ms. Justina Marigold Assan, Central Regional Minister who announced the interventions, said they would become the blueprint for transforming the region for accelerated development. […]

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Police to flush out 13 crimes endemic in central region

The Central Regional Police Command has pledged to work diligently to tackle the 13 most prevalent crimes on the rise in the region. These are; murder, theft, defilement, rape, kidnapping, illegal mining, human trafficking, assault, lawlessness, chiefdom conflicts, theft, traffic accidents and petty theft. He said that for effective policing, the command has divided its […]

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The NRSA identifies accident locations in the central region and advises drivers to be extremely careful at these locations

The National Road Safety Authority (NRSA) has identified areas and places in the central region that record most road accidents in the region and wants drivers to be extremely careful when driving along these. places. The Authority says that despite several measures put in place to reduce accidents, road accidents continue to occur, killing many […]

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Police to unmask 13 crimes endemic in central region

Some of the police officers captured in a photo during the singing service The Central Regional Police Command has pledged to work diligently to tackle the 13 most prevalent crimes on the rise in the region. These are murder, theft, defilement, rape, kidnapping, illegal mining, human trafficking, assaults, lawlessness, chiefdom conflicts, theft, traffic accidents and […]

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GHS seeks media and community support to achieve vaccination target in Central Region

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) is seeking media and community support to advocate for vaccination against COVID-19 as some communities in the region are refusing vaccination. Deputy Director of Health Services for Central Region Public Health, Dr Kwabena Sarpong, says while some attribute their refusal to biblical reasons, others will simply decline for personal reasons. […]

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Central region has no active cases of Covid-19 – Director of Public Health

The deputy regional director of the public health center, Dr Kwabena Sarpong, revealed that the region had no active cases of Covid-19. He said that so far the total number of Covid-19 cases recorded in the region is 4,907 and 98% of the number have recovered with 31 deaths. “As I speak today, we do […]

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Central region registers zero cases of Covid-19 for the first time

The Central Region has become the first region in the country to record zero cases of Covid-19 since the start of the pandemic. The region has recorded 4,907 cases so far, 98% of which have fully recovered. Speaking at a press conference in Cape Coast, Deputy Regional Director of Public Health Dr Kwabena Sarpong said […]

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Government supports 500 poultry farmers in central region

They received 5,000 roosters and 1,000 piglets at subsidized prices for breeding under the Livestock for Food and Employment (RFJ) scheme of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA ). Mrs. Justina Marigold Assan, Central Regional Minister revealed this when she in turn attended the National Farmers Day celebration and trade show in Cape Coast. […]

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Central Region 90% ready for the celebration of the 37th National Farmers Day

Some of the preparatory work includes road facelifts Preparations are well underway as the ancient city of Cape Coast, the central regional capital, warms up to host the 37th annual National Farmers Day celebration under the theme “Planting for Food and Jobs; consolidating food systems in Ghana ”. The event to be honored by the […]

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Central region on high alert for yellow fever outbreak

Therefore, he has intensified the surveillance of all nomads known to have been the main agents for the spread of the deadly disease in certain parts of the country. Dr Akosua Owusu-Sarpong, Regional Director of GHS revealed this at the Regional Coordinating Council meeting in Cape Coast. GHS on Friday, October 29, informed the public […]

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NDC suspends central region communications officer

The central regional branch of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) suspended Mr. Kwesi Dawood, the regional communications officer, for alleged misconduct. Mr Dawood has been charged with alleged incest with his biological daughter. The wrongful act resulted in a pregnancy which was aborted. Mr. Kojo Quansah, the regional secretary of the NDC, confirmed the suspension […]

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Central region: four teenagers drown in British Komenda

The central regional town of British Komenda was in a state of mourning following the drowning of four teenagers on the beach on Saturday 2 October. Six children went swimming where community leaders say it is an unauthorized place – a place where their sea god rests. Two of them who were rescued were treated […]

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Central region NDC mourns Ama Benyiwa Doe

Share it with more people! The late Ama Benyiwa-Doe The Central Regional Office of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has confirmed the death of Mrs. Ama Benyiwa Doe, former deputy (MP) of Gomoa West and regional minister of the Center. According to Mr. Kwesi Dawood, communications officer for the central region of the NDC, Ms. […]

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Central region police instruct leaders of transport unions to assess drivers’ psyche

The Central Regional Police Command calls on the region’s transport unions to work on the psyche of commercial drivers in order to reduce their speed and unnecessary overtaking. Regional Police Commander DCOP Kwadwo Antwi Tabi said frequent crashes on the region’s roads, especially on the Accra-Cape Coast highway, could easily be avoided if drivers were […]

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Central region loses 190 accident victims in six months

Many firefighters are traumatized by the many scenes of bloody accidents they encounter This year is barely nine months old, but already 190 lives have been lost in traffic accidents in the Central region between January and July of this year. This figure represents an increase of 45 lives lost compared to the same period […]

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Central region: a man kills his wife and tries to kill himself

Police reported the victim ran away from her home crying for help after being attacked by her husband with a cutlass and then stabbed to death. According to the deputy public relations officer of the Central Regional Police Command, Inspector Isaac Evans Ettie, “the only tenant, upon seeing the situation exhausted and cried out for […]

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Central region police chief involved in road accident in Murang’a

Central Regional Police Commander Titus Karuri was involved in a traffic accident in Kigumo, Murang’a County. Karuri’s vehicle was involved in the accident on the Kangema-Kigumo (Nyoka Nyoka) road. He was taken to nearby Kigumo health center for first aid before being transferred to a city hospital for specialist treatment. The accident happened at Kirere […]

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Kenya: Central region police chief airlifted to Nairobi after accident

Central Region Police Commander Titus Karuri was airlifted to hospital in Nairobi for specialist treatment after his personal vehicle was involved in a road accident on Monday in Gachocho area of Kigumo sub-county. Central Regional Commander Wilfred Nyagwanga confirmed the accident, saying Mr Karuri was heading towards Nyeri via the Kangema-Gacharage road when the car […]

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Mfantseman Girls wins the Central Region Renewable Energy Challenge

Renewable Energy Challenge Mfantseman Girls’ School in the Central Region Mfantseman Municipality on Monday won the 2021 edition of the “Renewable Energy Challenge” for high schools in the region. They beat out keen competitors including Adisadel College, St. Augustine’s College, and Mankessim Senior High/Technical. Mando Senior High/Technical, Academy of Christ the King, Komenda Senior High […]

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Stop Riding Commercial Tricycles – Central Region Police to Residents

The Regional Police Central Command urges residents of the region not to frequent tricycles, commonly referred to as “Pragya”, used for commercial activities in the region, particularly in the metropolis of Cape Coast. According to the police, the use of these vehicles for commercial purposes is prohibited by law and the public should not support […]

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Central region communities disobey directive to arrest Galamsey

Galamsey’s activities destroyed the environment Illegal mining activities, also known as galamsey, are reportedly still going on in some communities in the central region despite the government’s directive to stop such activities. It is further alleged that illegal miners visit the sites at night to mine in order to prevent their arrest by the police. […]

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Central region police encourage residents to provide voluntary information as they command a police station built by the Church of Pentecost

The Central Regional Police Command has called on residents to assist the Ghana Police Service with credible information that would lead to the arrest of the criminals living among them. The area grabbed the headlines after the murder of Anglican Primary School principal Asepetu at his Cape Coast home. Regional Police Commander DCOP Habiba Twumasi […]

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Heads of central regions: Burning backhoes is “madness”; use them to fix our bad roads

They urged the government to end the fire on excavators seized by the anti-galamsey task force, adding that the approach to tackling illegal mining aka galamsey is counterproductive. The Ankobeahen of the traditional area of ​​Twifu Atti-Mokwa who also serves as Odikro of Twifu Ntafrewaso, Nana Gyamera Akoto II told the central regional correspondent of […]

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Man seized by Central Region Police for alleged robbery

flight Central Regional Police Command arrested a 19-year-old boy for an alleged attack in Gomoa Amanda. The suspect, Godwin Quarahie and his accomplice (now at large) allegedly poured a potent pepper-like substance into the eyes of an Okada driver, beat him and stole his motorbike. The suspect along with an accomplice on Sunday, April 25, […]

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Central region is rapidly losing its coastline – Environmentalists warn of consequences

Environmentalists have expressed serious concerns about the rate of coastal erosion in the central region due to increased human activities along the waterfront. They said the region loses around four meters of its coastline each year due to unregulated sand mining and warned of dire socio-economic and environmental consequences if stringent measures were not taken […]