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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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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 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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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 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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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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Farmers’ Day: the Center region is 90% ready for the 37th celebration

Marlet The Central Region is 90% ready in its preparations for the 37th National Celebrity Day celebration, to be held in Cape Coast, the regional capital. The celebration, which will culminate on December 3, would be held at Adisadel College Park, which is undergoing a massive facelift with most hotels fully booked ahead of the […]

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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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Over 1,000 lives saved by ambulance service in Central region

The National Ambulance Service (NAS) treated 1,088 patients between July and September in the central region. The beneficiaries had different emergency health issues ranging from maternity to road accidents, medical cases, investigation cases and some special duty cases. Mr. Francis Ohemeng Nyantakyi, regional director of NAS, in an interview with the Ghana News Agency (GNA) […]

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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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Commercial drivers are the leading cause of road accidents in the Central region

The number of vehicles involved in accidents increased from 1,245 to 1,234 Commercial drivers in the central region are the leading cause of road accidents in the region, the National Road Safety Authority (NRSA) said. The NRSA said the region recorded 571 traffic accidents, mostly caused by commercial vehicles between January and October of this […]

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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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Mfantseman Girls wins Central Region Renewable Energy Challenge

Mfantseman Girls contestants receive their prize The Mfantseman girls’ school in the central region’s Mfantseman municipality won the 2021 edition of the “Renewable Energy Challenge” for high schools in the region on Monday. They beat passionate competitors including Adisadel College, St. Augustine’s College, and Mankessim Senior High / Technical. Mando Senior High / Technical, Academy […]

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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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Miller Family Wine Company Welcomes New Sales Manager, Central Region

Advertising May 25, 2021, Santa Maria, California – Miller Family Wine Company, a division of the industry-leading Thornhill Companies, is pleased to announce the hiring of Jamie McCreary as Director of Sales, Central Region. McCreary brings over 20 years of wine and spirits industry experience to his new role at Miller Family Wine Company. After […]

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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 […]

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The number of road deaths decreases in the Center region

The central region has seen a sharp drop in the number of traffic fatalities, largely due to an enhanced safety education campaign combined with strict law enforcement. The region recorded 43 deaths in the third quarter of the year, down from the total of 46 in the same period last year, representing a reduction of […]