VALIDATION EXERCISE HELD ON 10TH SEPTEMBER, 2018 AT CONFERENCE ROOM OF THE REGIONAL CO-ORDINATING COUNCIL

As part of the Nationwide Audit being conducted by the Ghana Audit Service to clear ghost names from the country’s payroll, a sensitization meeting was held prior to the commencement of the exercise in the region. The audit forms part of Government’s efforts to curb excessive expenditure on salaries to prevent draining the national purse. […]

National Plan Of Action Phase II For The Elimination Of Child Labour Launched

National Plan of Action phase II (NPA 2) for the Elimination of worst form of Child labour in the country has been launched at Okonam, a farming community in the Suhum Municipality in the Eastern Region. In his welcome statement, the Hon. Eastern Regional Minister, Mr Eric Kwakye Darfour called on stakeholders to join forces […]

ABUAKWAH NORTH MUNICIPAL ASSEMBLY  ELECT PRESIDING MEMBER

  Abuakwa North Municipal Assembly has elected Hon. Isaac Kena Duodu as the Presiding Member (PM) for the newly created Assembly.  Out of the total Twenty Six (26)  Asembly  members ( including MP and MCE)  twenty three members were present and voted.   The election which was officiated by the Electoral Commission led by  the […]

WORKERS DAY MARKED

    Workers in the Eastern Region have been celebrated for their enormous contribution to  developmental agenda of the government.    Addressing workers in the region during this year’s may day celebration, the Honourably Eastern Regional Minister, Mr. Eric Kwakye Darfour  praised workers for their contribution to the growth and stability of the country’s economy. […]

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 […]

FIRST LADY COMMENDS QUEENMOTHERS

NEW QUEENMOTHER & ANKOBEAHENE Queenmothers have been commended for their critical role in traditional governance in the country. They wield social powers and influence as custodians of the stool. Queenmothers also play a vital role by seeing to the welfare of every one in their communities. The First Lady Mrs Lordina Mahama gave the commendation […]

FIRST LADY SUPPORTS TWO HOSPITALS

The Lordina Foundation has presented a number of medical supplies to two hospitals in the Eastern Region. The facilities are Asamankese Government Hospital and Ghana Consolidated Diamond Hospital at Akwatia. The items include wheel chairs, baby cloths, beds, mattresses, infusion pressure sets, syringes, drainage bags and medical tapes. Presenting the items, the First Lady, Mrs. […]