ICODEHS OF GHANA IS PROMOTING EDUCATION, HEALTH, PROVIDING POTABLE WATER AND SUPPORT FOR ORPHANS AND THE NEEDY

ICODEHS OF GHANA IS PROMOTING EDUCATION, HEALTH, PROVIDING POTABLE WATER AND SUPPORT FOR ORPHANS AND THE NEEDY. As has been the case, governments across the world are required to promote the agenda for development by making life easy for the people. To meet the growing needs of the people in Ghana, succeeding governments have been pushing for the execution of infrastructural developments that include roads, educational institutions and health facilities. However, succeeding governments were not allowed to shoulder the nations development agenda all alone. Apart from known major European donor agencies, one organization among many local Non-Governmental Organizations that has become prominent in humanitarian activities in Ghana is Islamic Council

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PHOTOS: AKUFO-ADDO’S DAUGHTERS, GLAM AFRICA JOIN FORCES TO HELP AUTISTIC CHILDREN

PHOTOS: AKUFO-ADDO’S DAUGHTERS, GLAM AFRICA JOIN FORCES TO HELP AUTISTIC CHILDREN. Three sisters have come together to put the spotlight on autism and support scores of children on the Spectrum cared for at the Autism Awareness Care and Training Centre (AACT) in Accra. Gyankroma Akufo-Addo, Edwina Akufo-Addo and Valerie Obaze with diverse experiences and skills went out of their way to help autism which affects approximately one in every 150 children. Autism is a highly variable neurodevelopmental disorder, which usually affects children at the early stages and presents among other things, great communication and emotional challenges for them. My Sister’s Keeper Foundation on Thursday 29th June 2017, partnered with Glam Africa Magazine, to

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2ND LADY MOVES TO HELP REDUCE POVERTY IN GHANA

2ND LADY MOVES TO HELP REDUCE POVERTY IN GHANA. The Second Lady, Mrs. Samira Bawumia, has held talks with the International Poverty Reduction Centre in China (IPRCC) to join Ghana in the fight against poverty. Since the founding of the People’s Republic of China, the Communist Party has vigorously taken up the fight against poverty, moving over 700 million out of its clutches, according to officials of the IPRCC. The target is to lift everyone out of absolute poverty by 2020. “This is a very important topic to me, as it affects women and children the most”, Mrs Bawumia stated, when she paid a courtesy call on the top management

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GAYOBI ACHAWA FOUNDATION LEADS THE WAY IN CHARITY IN GHANA

GAYOBI ACHAWA FOUNDATION LEADS THE WAY IN CHARITY IN GHANA. Sheikh MUSTAPHA of ICODEHS receiving a Citation from Gayobi Achawa Foundation. Since the creation of humanity by God, countless number of people have inhabited the earth engaging in various activities. Of all these people, only a few, that include religious leaders, entrepreneurs, doctors’, scientists, politicians and philanthropists are remembered for their exceptional performances. Just mention Gods prophets like Jesus, Mohamed and icons like Nelson Mandela and Bill Gates and their names would ring a bell not because they were wealthy and powerful but due to their exceptional accomplishments that continue to make impact on humanity. A careful study of the

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PAA KWESI NDOUM’S STADIUM READY FOR GPL ACTION

PAA KWESI NDOUM’S STADIUM READY FOR GPL ACTION. The Ndoum stadium in the Central Region of Ghana will host its first Ghana Premier League game when Elmina Sharks play host to Aduana Stars this weekend. Designs for the new state-of-the-art stadium include a 15,000-seater single tier stand as well as an artificial pitch that will allow Sharks to host CAF matches. Ndoum, despite being a politician, has contributed tremendously to the development of football in Ghana-as his company sponsors the division one league. Elmina Sharks attained promotion to the Ghana Premier League after winning the zone three of the GN Bank Division One League. The game against Aduana Stars is

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$600M/YEAR NEEDED TO FUND FREE SHS: IMANI

$600M/YEAR NEEDED TO FUND FREE SHS: IMANI. Ghana needs about $600 million per annum to fund and implement the Free Senior High School programme introduced by the Akufo-Addo government, Patrick Stephenson, Director of Research and Finance of policy think tank Imani Africa, has said. The Ghana Heritage Fund was established in 2011 by Section 10 (1) of the Petroleum Revenue Management Act, 2011 (Act 815). It is meant to serve as an endowment for future generations. It is not supposed to be touched until after 15 years of its establishment. Each year, eight per cent of oil revenue is deposited into the fund. According to figures from the Bank of

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ICODEHS COMMISSIONS A BOREHOLE AT BURMA CAMP AND A SCHOOL BLOCK AT ADENTA

ICODEHS COMMISSIONS A BOREHOLE AT BURMA CAMP AND A SCHOOL BLOCK AT ADENTA. A mechanized borehole fitted with overhead reservoir water tankers was commissioned by the Islamic Council for Development and Humanitarian Services (ICODEHS) at Burma Camp Accra. The project was financed by Mohammed Bun Rashid of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The ceremony was graced by officials of ICODEHS led by Sheikh Mustapha Ibrahim in the presence of Senior Military men including Major O. B. Akwa, Chief of Army Staff, and Brigadier General Musah Whaja General Officer of the Southern Command and Brigadier General F Afari Commander of the Support Services Brigade Group. They commended ICODEHS and the donors of

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ACCRA CITY HOTEL DONATES TO THE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL IN ACCRA

ACCRA CITY HOTEL DONATES TO THE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL IN ACCRA. Accra City Hotel formally Novotel over the last nine months has been going through major restructuring as part of the rebranding process. On 15th September, 2016, we celebrated our 28th Anniversary. As part of this celebration, we had one week of activities in and out of the hotel. This celebration sought to see all staff, our guests and the community around us share in the excitement. As part of our Corporate Social Responsibility, the management team visited the Princess Marie Louise Children’s Hospital in Accra on the13th of September and made donations to them. Some of these included plastic chairs,

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NANA ADDO DONATES GHC5000 TO ACTRESS WHO NEEDED HELP

NANA ADDO DONATES GHC5000 TO ACTRESS WHO NEEDED HELP. Flag bearer of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has responded to the call of actress Mavis Yeboah known in “Cow & Chicken” TV series as Maame Gyanwaa to come to her aid. The politician who ran for President of Ghana in the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections as the New Patriotic Party candidate on Wednesday donated an amount of GHC5000 to the actress whose 25-year-old son needs urgent chemotherapy treatment. The cash was given to Maame Gyanwaa by movie producer Socrate Safo and Shirley Ayorkor-Botwe – the Honourable Member of Parliament for Anyaa Sowutuomin in the studios of

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ICODEHS COMMISSIONS, A SCHOOL BLOCK, MOSQUES AND DONATED A LOUDSPEAKER IN THE NORTHERN GHANA

ICODEHS COMMISSIONS, A SCHOOL BLOCK, MOSQUES AND DONATED A LOUDSPEAKER IN THE NORTHERN GHANA. The Islamic Council for Development and Humanitarian Services (ICODEHS) a local NGO has commissioned a new 4 classroom block with an office to aid teaching and learning at Salaga in the Northern Region. THE NEW SCHOOL BLOCK IN SALAGA In addition to the school block ICODEHS also built a Mosque and donated a loudspeaker to the Muslims in the town. In a statement released by ICODEHS the organization went ahead to build mosques for the people of Yendi and guntigli in the Northern Region and Kandiga –Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region. In a statement from ICODEHS

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ICODEHS DONATES DEEP FREEZERS TO WOMEN IN ACCRA

ICODEHS DONATES DEEP FREEZERS TO WOMEN IN ACCRA. IN line with its poverty alleviation program the Islamic Council For Develoment And Humanitarian Sevices has donated six deep freezers to six women at its headquarters in accra . worth several thousands of cedis the items were provided with funding from Abu Dhabi Red Crescent Sodiety of the United Arab Emirates. This follows a simiar donation of a number of deep freezers to other women a few days ago and donation of sewing machines to 20 women in Wa In the Upper West Region. Hajia Aida Jibrin and Hajia Dangana renouned Islamic preachers who spoke on behalf of the beneficieries thanked Allah,

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