Thursday , 18 January 2018


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 »

I will jail three people a week if… – Rawlings at Asafotufiami

Rawlings delivers speech at Ada Asafotufiami festival

Former President, Jerry John Rawlings says the jailing of three persons each week for flouting sanitation offences in the capital would aid the government’s quest to make Accra the cleanest city in Africa. According to the former President who was recently appointed a sanitation ambassador by the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, he would have adopted such a radical approach to combating ... Read More »

Asafotufiami at 80: Ada East MP donates bus to Ada Traditional Council

The 15-seater Nissan urvan donated to the Ada Traditional Council by Hon. Ghansah

Hon. Doeyo Ghansah, Member of Parliament for Ada East has donated a brand new bus to the Ada Traditional Council on the occasion of 80 years of Ada Asafotufiami festival. Above is photo of the bus which was also branded in the colours of the 80th anniversary celebration of the festival of the people of Ada, located in the Greater ... Read More »

Dangbebiawe rival chiefs clash at Asafotufiami durbar grounds

It took the intervention of the Police to calm the situation

Two rival chiefs of the Dangbebiawe in the Ada Traditional Council clashed at the durbar grounds of 2017’s Asafotufiam celebrations at Ada. The confusion, which stalled the event for about 30 minutes, ended with the intervention of the police and military. According to Citi News sources at the festival grounds, the spat is a result of confusion among the Dangbebiawe ... 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, ... Read More »

MTN donates towards 2017 Asafotufiami festival


MTN, the leading mobile telecommunications company in Ghana, has presented a cash cheque of GHS7,000.00, airtime worth GHS1, 000.00 and drinks hamper to the Ada Traditional Council in support of the celebration of the 80th Asafotufiami festival. Apart from the donation, MTN will also support with the organisation of the Durbar of Chiefs and People of Ada, the Ada Royal Walk and music celebration ... 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 »

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 »