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Shatta Wale overwhelmed by McDan’s progress with Ada Songhor Salt project

Dancehall artiste, Charles Nii Amarh Mensah better known as Shatta Wale over the weekend paid a working visit to the Ada Songhor Salt mine where he was briefed on the projects Electrochem Ghana Limited has undertaken since taking over as the sole company to explore salt resources in the Songhor Lagoon and surrounding communities. Shatta Wale was overwhelmed with the ... Read More »

Shatta Wale sprays cash on fans on busy street in Ada

Ghanaian dancehall musician and record producer Shatta Wale grabbed the attention of traffic users when he stormed Ada over the weekend and sprayed cash in the middle of a busy road. Hawkers and commuters scrabbled for cedi notes when the “Ayoo” hitmaker popped out of the sunroof of his moving Toyota V8 car and sprayed cash on the busy road. ... Read More »

Ada-East DCE urges residents to adhere to COVID-19 protocols

Madam Sarah Dugbakie Pobee, the Ada East District Chief Executive (DCE), Thursday advised residents to adhere to the COVID-19 protocols to curtail its spread in the communities. She said the pandemic was still present and called on the residents to support government’s efforts in curbing the spread of the virus, adding; “We must work together to fight COVID-19”.Madam Pobee said ... Read More »

Naval Base to be established in Ada – DCE

Madam Sarah Dugbakie Pobee, Ada East District Chief Executive, has revealed that discussion is underway for the establishment of a permanent Naval Base at Ada to provide seaward defence in through the District. She said illegal operations at the high seas was on the increase in the area, partly because of the lack of effective monitoring and enforcement of the ... Read More »

Another suspected gay beaten to near blindness in Nima

The plight of suspected gays around Nima, New Town, Kotobabi, Maamobi, Pig Farm and Alajo neighbourhood in Accra is increasingly getting perilous following another brutal beating handed down to another ‘victim’ in Nima at last weekend which has left him almost blind in one eye. Once again it was at a birthday party in the largely Muslim community last week ... Read More »

Songor Salt: 23 Ada chiefs arrested over attacks on Electrochem

Twenty three persons including some chiefs arrested in connection with the attack on the Ada Police and Electrochem Company Ltd, the company mining the Songhor Salt in the Ada West of the Greater Accra Region have been slapped with six charges to appear before court. The suspects including Nene Dadeboe Anim II, Chief of Salom and Nene Ayornu, Chief Priest ... Read More »

Accra New Town gay and ‘partner’ beaten to near death

At a time the debate over outlawing LGBQT+ advocacy in Ghana is at its apex, a suspected gay in Accra New Town, one Daniel Nana Yaw Asante is bleeding to near death in hospital at the moment as a result of severe beatings he was subjected to in his neighbourhood, a strict Muslim dominated community after he was caught red-handed ... Read More »

ElectroChem Ghana begin Salt mining operations at Ada Songhor

Electrochem Ghana limited has commenced operations on the Ada Songhor salt project site after a special commissioning ceremony was performed by the District Chief Executive, Chief’s and people of Ada. The Ada Songhor salt site has a potential production capacity of about 1.4 million metric tonnes and Electrochem Ghana limited which is a subsidiary of the Mcdan Group has assembled ... Read More »

CAS dismisses Palmer’s suit against GFA

  The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed the case of Wilfred Kwaku Osei (alias) Palmer which challenged the decision of the GFA’s Normalisation Committee’s (NC) to disqualify him from contesting its Presidential elections. The Swiss-based court in its ruling confirmed the decision of the GFA Elections to bar Palmer for the polls. Additionally, Palmer is to bear the ... Read More »

President, Vice mourns with Divine Agorhom

The Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the ruling NPP, Divine Otoo Agorhom, over the weekend hosted the first two gentlemen of the land, President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo and his Vice, Dr. Alhaji Bawumia at his mother’s funeral in his hometown, Goi in the Ada West District. The president who was on a working visit to the Volta Region rounded ... Read More »