Tuesday , July 5 2022


22 communities in Ada-East declared open defecation free:

Ms. Sarah Dugbakie Pobee, Ada-East District Chief Executive has disclosed that a total of 22 out of 48 Open Defecation Prone communities in the District have been declared Open Defecation Free (ODF). According to her, ‘Open Defecation Free’ (ODF) is a term used to describe communities that have shifted to using toilets instead of open defecation. This can happen, for ... Read More »

Extension of entries of MTN Heroes of Change season 6 to April 25

MTN Ghana Foundation have announced that submission of entries for MTN Heroes of Change Season 6 dubbed ‘Special 25th Anniversary Edition’ have been extended to 25th April 2022. The extension is to enable the public to have ample time to scout and nominate their heroes. Members of the public who have not nominated their Heroes are encouraged to do so ... Read More »

Esse Quam observes World Water Day with students of Knowledge Hub

Students of Knowledge Hub Educational Complex located in Kasoa, in the Ga West Municipal, joined Esse Quam; a non-governmental organization to observe this year’s World Water Day. The school children learned about some uses of water, the causes and effects of water pollution, and how it can be prevented and stopped. The leaders guided the pupils to produce visuals for ... Read More »

MTN honours winners of 25th Anniversary Bright Media competition

MTN Ghana has presented prizes to winners of its 25th Anniversary Bright Media Awards Competition which was organised for journalists in Ghana to write stories about the 25 years of MTN’s journey in Ghana. The awards ceremony was held at Alisa Hotel in Accra during which 12 journalists were presented with awards for coming tops in the various categories of ... Read More »

MTN honours 22 individuals, organisations: Unveils $1bn infrastructure investments

MTN Ghana has started investing about $1 billion to upgrade its network infrastructure in the next five years to be able to deliver quality service. The investment is also part of the company’s new strategy dubbed Ambition 2025, aimed at transforming the network from a traditional telecom (telco) to a platform or technology (techco) player with enhanced digital services.   ... Read More »

MTN Group underlines its role as a driver of Africa’s progress through brand evolution

MTN Group today unveiled its evolved visual identity, articulating the context behind the logo many have seen since 16 February 2022. It is just the second brand overhaul since the Group was founded in 1994. Back in 2004, the changes made to the brand resulted in MTN taking ownership of the colour yellow that is now synonymous with MTN. Importantly ... Read More »

Electrochem impacting our lives – Ada youth

The Ada Youth Forum (AYF) has lauded the Ada Traditional Council, the government and other stakeholders for giving a facelift to the Songor Lagoon in a 15-year lease agreement with Electrochem Ghana Limited, an investor in the Songor salt project in Ada. According to the development-oriented youth group in the Ada Traditional area of the Greater Accra Region, the leasing ... Read More »

No increment in transport fares yet – GPRTU

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has urged the public to disregard the 30 per cent increment in transport fares by some private commercial transport operators. The group on Thursday announced a 30 per cent increment in fares effective Friday. The group associated the increment to the rising cost of fuel. But the GPRTU has urged the public to ... Read More »

MTN Ghana introduce additional measures to improve experience at SIM registration centres

MTN Ghana has introduced new measures to reduce congestion and enhance customer experience at all its SIM registration centres across the country. Key among the initiatives is the expansion of registration points and agents across all districts in the country. Currently, MTN has over 4000 registration agents and procured about 5000 NFC capable devices dedicated for the SIM registration exercise. ... Read More »

Allow Ghana Card holders to board flights to Ghana without visa – GACL

The Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) have announced that holders of a valid National Identification Card (GhanaCard) should be allowed to board flights to Ghana, without the need for a visa. According to a statement released by the GACL, an announcement has been sent to all airports and airlines on the use of the Ghanacard as an acceptable ICAO compliant ... Read More »