Today's local Ghana news headlines

Today's Ghana local news headlines

Mahama's thousands dwindle to hundreds after speech

The thousands of National Democratic Congress (NDC) supporters that filled the Cape Coast Sports stadium for the party’s campaign launch on Sunday morning, thinned to mere hundreds as President John Mahama took to the podium in the evening.

More Ghanaian girls getting addicted to ‘wee’, alcohol - Study

Dr Gabriel Gbiel Benarkuu, Chief Executive Officer of the Mission of Hope Society, a health centred non-governmental organisation (NGO), has stated that observations made in 8 out of the 18 districts in the Brong Ahafo Region in a study revealed that girls formed the majority of people who are suffering alcohol and substance-related disorders.

Gov’t must review National Youth Policy – Youth Counsellor 

As today marks International Youth Day, the Executive Director of Youth Empowerment Synergy, a youth development and research organisation, Emmanuel Edudzie is calling on government to review the National Youth Policy as it does not echo the views and aspirations of the youth in the country.

Kwame Adinkra’s wife appointed to the bench

Wife of host of Abuasua Nkomo on Abusua 96.5fm, Kwame Adinkra was among 19 Judges to be sworn into office as new members of the bench by the Chief Justice, Georgina Theodora Wood.

TUC elects new Secretary-General

Dr Anthony Yaw Baah has been elected to succeed Mr Kofi Asamoah as the Secretary General of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC).

Ho’s LPG shortage eases

Residents of Ho in the Volta regional capital can heave a sigh of relief thanks to the supply of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) after going weeks without the essential product.

JA Simpli RC released with new feature and 30+ bug fixes

JA Simpli new version - RC is available for download. The update version focused on bug fixes and layout configuration improvement. In details, 30+ reported bugs are fixed and first draft of layout structure preview in the template admin panel.

[PREVIEW] JA Users module & JA Google Analytics modules for JA Admin template

Today we want to preview 2 modules to be released soon for our JA Admin template, JA User module and JA Google Analytics module.

JA Users module will list out latest signup users to your site, and to start with will supports Joomla users, K2, and EasyBlog users.

JA Google Analytics modules will integrates Google Analytics to your site, display selected content type in multiple chart types: Column, Linechart and Areachart.

‘Montie 3’ now popular than Nana Addo - Yamin

Deputy National Coordinator of the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), Joseph Yamin reckons the ‘Montie 3’ are popular than the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) presidential candidate.