Sunday , 23 July 2017

GENERAL NEWS

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 »

Ada chiefs fraternise with ex-President Mahama, invite him to Asafotu

Ada chiefs invite President Mahama

A delegation of chiefs and leaders from the Ada Traditional Area have called on former President John Dramani Mahama. The royals reportedly called on the president to formally invite him to the 2017 Ada Asafotufiami Festival next month. The theme of this years festival celebration is dubbed, “Peace and Unity as a tool for socio-economic transformation of the Ada Traditional ... Read More »

A. L. AKROFI apologises for Ada East DCE election postponement but District Coordinator insists he acted right

The high table at the meeting of Ada East Assembly members

The much anticipated elections of the Ada East District Assembly to confirm the president’s nominee for DCE could not come off. This is due to a letter from the Deputy District Coordinator postponing the election indefinitely. The letter that was circulated yesterday stated that the directive for the postponement of the election was from the Regional Coordinating Director. Though most ... Read More »

Vice-President Bawumia commends visiting MTN Group Chairman and CEO

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia in a hand shake with MTN Group Board Chairman, Phuthuma Nhleko

MTN Group Board Chairman, Mr. Phuthuma Nhleko and other MTN officials paid a courtesy call on the Vice President of Ghana, His Excellency Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia. The visit was part of engagements planned for MTN Group Board members during a working visit to Ghana. A delegation of 25 MTN Group Board Members, Senior Executives and supporting staff convened in Ghana ... Read More »

Breaking News: Confirmation of Ada East DCE postponed

Assembly members ofthe Ada East District during the voting on Monday

Confirmation of President’s nominee for Ada East District has been postponed indefinitely, Adacommunityonline.com can exclusively report. We previously reported that the Presiding member for the Assembly, Hon. Simon Arthur circulated a latter inviting all the assembly members for a special meeting to vote on the Government nominee, Hon. Sarah Pobee on Tuesday 11th July, 2017 which happens to be tomorrow. ... Read More »

Fishermen Association protest against attacks on members by illegal vigilante group

Ada fishers clash

The Concerned Greater Accra Region Canoe Fishermen Association headquartered in Sege, the capital of Ada West District have petitioned President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to save their members from what they describe as attacks by a vigilante group formed by the Minister for Fisheries and and Aquaculture Development, Miss Elizabeth Afoley Quaye. According to them, the Minister has illegally formed ... Read More »

Ada East District Assembly to vote for DCE again on Tuesday

Hon. Sarah Dugbakie Pobee - will wait for confirmation at a later date

The presiding members for Ada East Assembly Hon. Simon K. Arthur, on 4th of July signed a letter of invitation which is being circulated to Assembly members . The agenda of the letter sound positive : Confirmation of President’s Re Nominee as District chief Executive.  This is the Second time the assembly is going to decide on the Government nominee. This special meeting ... Read More »

Ghana’s first Space Satellite enters Orbit

Ghana-space-satellite-620x330

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 »

Ada Market Association demand representative on Asafotufiam Planning Committee

Ada Market association

This came to light immediately after the market association have presented themselves to the Traditional authorities, activity held at the residence of Nene Ada the Paramount chief of Ada Traditional Area. Ada market is patronized by neighboring Districts and Regions in Southern Ghana. It is situated at Kasseh in the Ada East District in the Greater Accra Region. Traders and ... Read More »

Why I had sex with 22-year-old Sarah Kwabla – Asamoah Gyan

Asamoah Gyan and Sarah Kwabla

Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan has opened up about his sexual escapade with Sarah Kwabla and reiterated it was a consensual sex with the then 22-year-old student in the year 2015. Speaking about the episode in a television interview with Deloris Frimpong Manso on her Delay Show programme, Gyan said he went to Sarah Kwabla’s house at Weija near the ... Read More »