Friday , 17 November 2017

DEVELOPMENT

Virginia based Ga-Dangbe Association donate to Ada District Hospital

Ga-Dangbe Association of Virginia, USA have donated to the Ada East District Hospital

It was all glamorous and colourful at the forecourts of the Ada East District Hospital on Thursday when the Ga-Dangbe Association, Virginia together with Naana Akumtu Bisensu I, Queenmother of Ohuerwem presented Hospital consumables to the Ada East District Health Directorate. This presentation happens to be one of Naana’s initiatives to help in the livelihood of the people of Ada. ... Read More »

McDan CEO installed Development Chief of Ada

McDan installed development chief

The Ada Traditional Council on Saturday installed the Group Chairman of McDan Group of Companies, Dr Daniel McKorley, as Development of Chief of Ada, in the Greater Accra Region. Dr McKorley, a native of Ada was installed under the stool name Nene Koranteng Kabu I at the 80th Ada Asafotufiami held at the Ada Presbyterian Park. His installation ceremony involved ... Read More »

PHOTOS: 2017 Ada Asafotufiami festival thrills

chiefs at Lenobinya on Friday

The 2017 Ada Asafotufiami festival is happening live in Ada right now and thanks to our big boss, Godwin Alorgbey, we have been able to garner some videos and pictures of what’s going on in our homeland. We promise to bring you more highlights of events as they proceed including Miss Asafotu as they happen especilaly on our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/Adacommunityonline/ ... Read More »

From Ada fort to Ada–Foah: The Europeans in Ada

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History has it that the Dutch were the first to open trade between Europe and Ada. In other to make their trading process very easy, they decided to put up a trading post. Their attempt to put up a trade post in Ada delayed because the leadership was undecided. The delay took the Dutch to the 16th century before they ... Read More »

President Akufo-Addo congratulates All Nations University for Satellite launch

President Akufo-Addo - hails All Nations University Space Laboratory team

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has congratulated All Nations University Space Laboratory team for putting Ghana into the Global Space community, describing their feat as ‘inspiring dedication, enthusiasm and insight for the project.’ A statement issued by Mr Issah Yahaya, the Chief Director of the Ministry of Communications on behalf of Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister for Communications. It said ... Read More »

Ghana’s first Space Satellite enters Orbit

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Ghana has successfully launched its first satellite into space. GhanaSat-1, which was developed by students at All Nations University in Koforidua, was sent into orbit from the International Space Centre. Cheers erupted as about 400 people, including the engineers, gathered at the school’s premises to watch live pictures of the launch. The first signal was received shortly afterwards. It is ... Read More »

Aqua Safari to host 2017 Asafotufiam State Dance

Aqua Safari

Patrons at this year’s Ada Asafotufiam festival will have a lot to cherish in terms of entertainment because this year’s event, being the 80th Anniversary has a lot of changes which the public will savour. The popular State Dance ceremony held every first Saturday night of the festival to wine, dine and dance which is one of the highest points of ... Read More »

Peace and unity as a tool for socio-economic transformation of Ada Traditional area

Mr. C.O.O. Amate delivering the speech at the Labadi Beach Hotel

Full speech delivered by renowned Ada historian, C.O.C. Amate at the launch of the 2017 Asafotufiam festival at Labadi Beach Hotel on Monday 19th June, 2017: The title of this talk would seem to suggest that there is no peace and unity in the Ada traditional area and also that the Ada people want to have their socio-economic life transformed. ... Read More »

Sege to host part of 2017 Asafotufiam festivities

Hon. A.L. Akrofi, DCE for Ada West delivers speech at launch of Asafotufiami 2017

For the first time in the history of the Ada Asafotufiami festival, Sege, capital of Ada West will host part of the activities to mark the 80th Anniversary of the popular event. This was revealed by the organizers during the launch of the festival at the Labadi Beach Hotel in Accra on Monday. The event to be hosted in Sege ... Read More »

80th Ada Asafotufiami festival launched in Accra

Ada asafotu at 80

The chiefs and people of Ada have launched this year’s edition of the Asafotufiami festival under the theme ‘Asafotufiami@80: We are on a transformational journey’ at a colourful ceremony held at the plush Labadi Beach Hotel in Accra on Monday night. Scheduled for 3rd to 10th August, 2017 in Ada, this year’s festival is sponsored by Groupe Ideal whose President, ... Read More »