MEDIA LAUNCH OF BREAST CARE HEALTH WALK

The Breast Care International (BCI) Ghana in collaboration with the Peace and Love Hospital Survivors Association (PALSA) has held the media launch for their Seventh Annual Health Walk at the Regional Coordinating Council in Koforidua. The theme for this year’s walk was “Our breasts, let’s check them”, and the launch was held to create awareness […]

2017 Budget Statement and Economic policy

2017 Financial Year THE BUDGET STATEMENT AND ECONOMIC POLICY of the Government of Ghana for the Theme: “Sowing the seeds for Growth and Jobs” Presented to Parliament on Thursday, 2nd March, 2017 by   Ken Ofori-Atta Minister for Finance

EASTERN REGIONAL CO-ORDINATING COUNCIL CELEBRATES SENIOR CITIZENS

The Eastern Regional Co-ordinating Council (ERCC) has celebrated the Senior Citizens in the Region. The event which brought senior citizens from across all the twenty-six (26) Municipal and District Assemblies in the region. It was graced by high profile personalities in the region. These included the Eastern Regional Minister, Eric Kwakye Darfour and his wife; […]

Commissioning of Dormitory and Bungalow at Anum Presby Vocational Inst

The Eastern Regional Minister, Hon. Eric Kwakye Darfour has urged Vocational and Technical Training institutions to take advantage of H. E Nana Akufo Addo government flagship programme, one –district – one factory through internships and job opportunities. “In the next two to three years, the implementation of one district, one factory will offer our vocational […]

HEAD OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE VISITS EASTERN REGION

The Head of the Local Government Service, Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur has visited the Eastern Region to interact with key officials in the Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs). In his interaction with the gathering, he outlined some thematic areas that he would focus on during his term of office. Some of which were; capacity […]

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

This year’s (2017) World Environment Day has been celebrated at Kyebi in the Eastern Region of Ghana. The theme for the celebration was, “Connecting people to nature from Cape three points to Bawku.” The Eastern Regional Minister, Hon. Eric Kwakye Darfour, in a welcome address made it known that it was time for Ghanaians to […]

COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSES ASSOCIATION DELEGATES CONFERENCE

Community Health Nurses Association, Ghana (COHNAG) has held the 13th National Delegates Conference in Koforidua on the theme, “Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals: The Role of Community Health Nurses at the CHPS Zone.” Speaking at the opening ceremony, the Eastern Regional Minister, Hon Eric Kwakye Darfour indicated that in line with the theme for the […]

GHANA MARKS 60TH ANNIVERSARY

Ghana’s 60th Independence Day Anniversary Celebration was colourfully marked throughout the country. In Koforidua, 1,599 school children drawn from basic and second cycle Institutions as well as eight contingents from the security services gathered at the Jackson Park for the Eastern Regional parade. To add more flavour to the celebration, some youth groups and voluntary […]

CHIEF OF KWAHU ASAKRAKA GETS E/R COUNCIL OF STATE MEMBER SLOT

CHIEF OF KWAHU ASAKRAKA GETS E/R COUNCIL OF STATE MEMBER SLOT A 63 year old Chief of Kwahu Asakraka, Nana Somuah Mireku-Nyampong has been elected the Council of State Member for the Eastern Region. Nana Mireku – Nyampong who is also the Apeagyahene of Kwahu Traditional Council and Accountant by profession polled 26 votes to […]