Thursday , 18 January 2018

GENERAL NEWS

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

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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 »

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 »

President Akufo-Addo re-nominates Sarah Pobee for Ada East DCE post

Hon. Sarah Dugbakie Pobee - gets nod of President Akufo-Addo again as District Chief Executive nominee, Ada East

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has nominated five more persons for the positions of Municipal and District Chief Executives (MDCEs) and has has also given 15 rejected DCE nominees, including Sarah Dugbakie Pobee of Ada East, the chance to represent their various assemblies again, subject to the approval of the members. Hon. Sarah Pobee, a former assembly member for Fiagbedu electoral area ... Read More »

MTN Ghana donate to Chief Imam towards Eidul Fitr

MTN donate to Chief Imam

MTN, Ghana’s leading telecommunication network service provider has presented a cheque, airtime and other items to National Chief Imam towards the celebration of this year’s Eidul Fitr. At a brief ceremony held at the residence of the National Chief Imam at Fadama, MTN presented items comprising a cheque of GH¢3,000.00, MTN recharge vouchers worth GH¢500.00 cedis, 10 bags of rice, ... 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 »

Ada Chiefs should be ashamed of themselves – Dzani

Dr. Nii Kotei Dzani enjoys the atmosphere at the official launch of the 80th Asafotufiami Festival 2017 at Labadi Beach Hotel in Accra

Dr. Nii Kotei Dzani, the CEO of Groupe Ideal, main sponsors of this year’s Asafotufiami festival, on Monday, 19 of June descended heavily on some Chiefs of Ada whose actions he describes as shameful and not helping the progress of Ada in relation to the ever worrying ‘Atsiakpo’ menace that has engulfed the community. Dr. Dzani who was speaking at ... Read More »