This coming Sunday, September 21st marks exaclty one year since Ghana’s poet laureate, Statesman, Ambassador Extraordinaire Kofi Nyidevu Awoonor was tragically killed during the violent terrorist attack on the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
The Tema Traditional Council has announced that the ban on noise making in the Traditional Area starts from Friday, May 8, and would end on May 29.
Mr Yaw Effah-Baafi, the Deputy Minister of Chieftaincy and Traditional Affairs, at the weekend expressed concern about the high level of moral decay in the Ghanaian society.
The Chief Priest of the Ga State, Numo Akwaa Mensah III, has appealed to the people to ensure a peaceful observance of the annual sacred silence rites preceding the celebration of the Homowo festival.
In the Name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Most Merciful NATIONAL LEADERSHIP OF MUSLIMS IN GHANA We, the National leadership of Muslims in this Country, salute you with the salutation of peace, “Asalamu Alaikum Warahmatulillah Ta’ala Wabarakatuh (May the Peace, Mercy and Blessings of Allah
Mr Isaac Ashai Odamtten, Tema Metropolitan Chief Executive, has advised the youth of Tema not to use the Kplejoo Festival celebration to embark on immoral, illegal and violent activities.
The climax of this year’s celebration of Akomase festival by the Chief’s and people of Senya Beraku Traditional area has been deferred to next year due to the heavy downpour in the area last Tuesday 26th August, 2014.
Mr Samuel Fleischer-Kwabi, the Suhum Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), has called for unity and support for each other irrespective of tribal and religious differences.
Mrs Freda Prempeh, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tano North in Brong-Ahafo, has called for the passage of a legislative Instrument (L.I) that will protect and oblige boys to marry girls they impregnate.
The government is mainstreaming Culture into the National Development Agenda, Mrs Elizabeth Ofosu-Adjare, Minister of Culture and Creative Arts, said on Tuesday.