DORMAA PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL CELEBRATES KMC AWARENESS DAY.

DORMAA PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL CELEBRATES KMC AWARENESS DAY. As part of activities to mark this year’s International Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) Awareness Day, the Dormaa Presbyterian Hospital has organised series of events to create awareness of its importance and educate parents, especially women, on how to practise KMC. The activities were inter-school debate, radio talk show, drama, series of public campaigns and demonstrations at selected places. May 15 marked the International KMC Awareness Day. The KMC refers to the practice of providing continuous skin-to-skin contact between mother and baby, exclusive breastfeeding and early discharge from hospital. It is an especially important intervention for babies that are born premature. Exclusive breastfeeding At

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PATIENCE NYARKO TOURS US.

PATIENCE NYARKO TOURS US. Patience Nyarko of ‘Wafom Kwan’ fame and some of her colleague gospel musicians will soon be embarking on a tour to the United States of America (USA) to promote Ghanaian gospel music and her brand. The US tour will see Patience Nyarko and some selected Ghanaian musicians perform in some cities in the States. Patience Nyarko, who took the country by storm a couple of years ago, is set to showcase a number of her latest musical compositions during her  tour, which kicks off from June and ends in November 2018. According to the organisers, the tour is going to be an unforgettable experience and patrons who will

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VLISCO, NAMANDLA CELEBRATE MOTHERS WITH “THANK YOU MUM” CAMPAIGN.

VLISCO, NAMANDLA CELEBRATE MOTHERS WITH “THANK YOU MUM” CAMPAIGN. Textile Manufacturer Vlisco in partnership with Namandla Communications has recognised and celebrated Madam Elizabeth Yaa Asantewaa for her efforts in raising two daughters as a single mother. Madam Elizabeth emerged the winner of a social media campaign dubbed: “Thank You Mum” after her daughter, Lilliana Owusu-Akyem’s essay was selected out of several individual stories of the extraordinary role mothers play in the lives of their families. The campaign was opened to children to express their deep gratitude to their mothers and to highlight key aspects of their personality that warrants them the overall prize. In observance of Mother’s Day last Sunday,

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I WEEP FOR GHANA; WRONG PEOPLE IN CHARGE – BLAKOFE.

I WEEP FOR GHANA; WRONG PEOPLE IN CHARGE – BLAKOFE. Akua Djanie, popularly known as Akua Blakofe has stated that she is disheartened by the way affairs are being managed by top officials in the country. Her statement follows a recent banter with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Tourist Development Company (GTDC), Kwadwo Antwi, after she sent letters to the Ministries of Health and Sanitation for a partnership towards a beach and market clean up with investors from the United States. According to Blakofe, her request was not welcomed by both Sanitation and Health Ministry. “I sent letters to the Ministries of Health and Sanitation as I

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BEFORE MY TENURE ENDS, I WILL FULFILL MY CAMPAIGN PROMISES – AKUFO-ADDO.

BEFORE MY TENURE ENDS, I WILL FULFILL MY CAMPAIGN PROMISES – AKUFO-ADDO. President Nana Akufo-Addo has indicated that his administration so far has witnessed the fulfilment of a number of promises he made to the Ghanaian people in the run-up to the 2016 elections. President Akufo-Addo said many of the pledges he made to the Ghanaians, prior to the December 2016 elections, were described by his political opponents as lies and impossibilities. “They told you that Free SHS was a lie. They said I could not restore teacher trainee and nursing trainee allowances. They said the revival of the National Health Insurance Scheme was also impossible. “Nananom, right before your

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BISA KDEI ARRESTED IN USA FOR TRESPASSING.

BISA KDEI ARRESTED IN USA FOR TRESPASSING. Unconfirmed reports from a source in USA suggests Ghana’s Highlife artiste Bisa Kdei is currently in the American police custody According to the source, Bisa Kdei was trespassing on the property of the American government without permission He states, Bisa Kdei was on set shooting the music video for “Asew” off his “Highlife Konnect” album in a white community, but cant confirm if they had a permit or not As to what triggered the alarm, the source says there were a lot of blacks on set shooting in that particular white community and he believes one of the neighbors called the police for

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EVERY GHANAIAN POLITICIAN IS A POTENTIAL THIEF – YAMOAH PONKOH.

EVERY GHANAIAN POLITICIAN IS A POTENTIAL THIEF – YAMOAH PONKOH. Former Municipal Chief Executive for Ejisu, Afrifa Yamoah Ponko has claimed ‘all politicians are thieves’, including himself. According to the outspoken firebrand of the main opposition National Democratic Congress, it will be a big mistake for anyone to assume that some politicians are honest incorruptible. Yamoah Ponkoh was speaking to host of Abusua FM’S Abusua Nkommo morning show program, Kwame Adinkrah while addressing issues of honest political leadership. The former Municipal Chief says, ‘Kwame, Ghanaians should stop thinking about honest and incorruptible political leadership…it doesn’t exist in Ghana.’ ‘Every Ghanaian politician is a potential thief, put the Ghanaian in a position of trust

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PASTOR JAILED 24-MONTHS FOR ‘FINGERING’ 3-YEAR-OLD GIRL.

PASTOR JAILED 24-MONTHS FOR ‘FINGERING’ 3-YEAR-OLD GIRL. Pastor Wisdom Kusorgbor, the Head pastor of Soldiers of the Cross Ministries, located at Korle-Gonno near Accra, will spend 24 months with hard labour in prison for inserting his fingers in the genitals of a three-year-old girl. The 25-year-old preacher was slapped with the jail term Monday after the Accra Circuit Court found him guilty of indecent assault. He had pleaded not guilty to the offence, but after more than a year of trial, the court, presided over by Mrs Abena Oppong Adjin-Doku, found the accused guilty. The court held that the prosecution led by Chief Inspector Kofi Atimbire, proved its case beyond

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I CAN’T SANCTION DEPORTATION OF GHANAIANS FROM US – GHANA AMBASSADOR.

I CAN’T SANCTION DEPORTATION OF GHANAIANS FROM US – GHANA AMBASSADOR. Ghana’s Ambassador to the U.S. has been caught in a cat and mouse game, with the US authorities piling pressure on him to sanction the deportation of thousands of Ghanaians. Dr Agyei Bawuah has described as unfair, pressure on him to give his approval for hundreds of Ghanaians to be sent home for violating U.S. immigration laws. “It leaves me with difficulty to sanction the deportation of my citizen and I have been trying hard to explain this to the authorities,” he told Joy News’ Elton John Brobbey. According to the frustrated Ambassador, he does not understand why he

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I AM NOT 44-YEARS-OLD – MCBROWN HITS BACK AT CRITICS.

I AM NOT 44-YEARS-OLD – MCBROWN HITS BACK AT CRITICS. Actress and TV show host, Nana Ama McBrown Mensah, has finally cleared the air and opened up about the controversy surrounding her real age. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Felix Adomako Mensah on the ‘Celebrity ride with Zionfelix”, the actress revealed that the media has always given her a ‘higher’ age than she really is. “I am 40 years now and I am very proud of my age because I still look good,I take care of myself and it is so graceful to know that you are growing fresh every day. Sometimes I laugh about the age they give

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PASTOR FINED GHC3,000, 12 SHEEP OVER FALSE PROPHECIES.

PASTOR FINED GHC3,000, 12 SHEEP OVER FALSE PROPHECIES. Prophet Osei Emmanuel, who was given 24 hours by the queen mother of the Bechem Traditional Area in the Brong-Ahafo Region to leave the community following his alleged false prophecies, has been fined GH¢3,000, 12 sheep and a carton of Schnapps before he leaves the town. The Omanhene of the Bechem Traditional Council, Nana Akoto Ofosu Gyeabour II, fined the prophet yesterday at his palace when he (prophet) was hauled before the traditional council. He was to answer questions on his witches prophesy and the claim that he has the power to prevent them (witches) from using Bechem as a transit point

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