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E/R: 9,037 teen pregnancies, 76 maternal deaths recorded

Between January and October 2018, a total of 9, 037 teenage pregnancies cases were recorded at various health posts in the Eastern Region. Maternal death cases have been rampant after a total of 76 cases were also recorded for the ...

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E/R Minister Underscores Importance of Good Road Networking To National Development

Eastern Regional Minister, Hon. Eric Kwakye Daffour has reaffirmed that the development of every country relies on its good road networking. According to the minister, such an attributes has a direct impact on the transportation of raw materials from rural ...

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Take advantage of Agric, palm oil sectors – NYA Chief raps youth

The country’s young people have been prompted to take advantage of the embattled palm oil sector in the country and create opportunities out of the situation. The call comes in the wake of personal suspicions of contamination of palm oil ...

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Two – Day Orientation Workshop for NYA Directors held in Koforidua

Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon Isaac Asiama has reiterated his ministry’s commitment towards prioritizing youth development in his government’s programmes. According to the minister, the many youth economic  intervention empowerment programmes that are being outlined and inaugurated since the ...

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Darko Farms Trains 200 on New Poultry-Rearing Skills

Darko Farms Company Limited, a reputable poultry rearing and production outfit in the Ashanti Region has held a five-day training workshop for 200 selected poultry farmers in the region. The workshop was aimed at providing poultry farmers with the requisite ...

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Eastern Regional Minister Visits Schools

Eastern Regional Minister, Hon. Kwakye Daffuor is touring the various Senior High Schools in the region to access the arrival of students who have been enrolled on the free S.H.S.  programme. Some schools the minister visited, parents were in a ...

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Delay Of YEA Employees Allowance Not Deliberate

The Eastern Regional Youth Employment Agency coordinator, Mr. Osei Opoku Jerry, has confirmed to Rite Morning Ride the complaints by the YEA employees over delay of payment of allowances as partly true. He has however, attributed the delay to the ...

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Immigration Officers Keeping Stowaway Girls as Sex Slaves

Some Immigration officers in the Central region are reportedly keeping ladies who were arrested attempting to leave Ghana to Saudi Arabia as sex slaves. The women numbering over 50 were allegedly arrested with their traffickers in Accra following the temporary ...

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Michel Camp ‘Cop Killer’ Shot Dead

The suspect believed to have killed a Police Officer on Monday evening has been shot dead by the Police. The police officer, Michael Kporye, was killed on Monday evening while on patrol duties at Tulaku near Michel camp in the ...

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Dendenden, Thirteen Others Remanded Into Prison Custody

By Rite news desk: The ring leader of Friday’s uprising against the Somanya office of the Electricity Company of Ghana, Jones Ebenezer Adamptey, aka Dendenden together with thirteen suspects arrested for vandalizing the Somanya police station on Monday and setting ...

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