The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) task force in Takoradi impounded about 150 vehicles in 2019.
The Customs Commander for the Takoradi Collection, Assistant Commissioner Francis Tanlongo, who disclosed this here last Saturday, said the vehicles were impounded because the owners did not pay custom duties on the vehicles.
Prime suspect in the four kidnapped Takoradi girls’ case, Samuel Willis was today, January 22, 2020, physically attacked in court by Mr. Bentum, father of Priscilla Bentum – one of the missing Takoradi girls who have now been declared dead by the police. Proceedings of the case continued today at the Sekondi High court presided over by Justice Hannah Taylor.
The Member of Parliament for the Effia Constituency, Hon Joseph Cudjoe is distributing some three hundred and forty street lights to selected senior high schools in the Western Region to help lighten up their campuses. This, according to the Legislator, is to help reduce the crime rate in and around campuses of senior high schools by removing the conducive environments that help these crimes to be perpetuated.
The Effia-Nkwanta Regional Hospital is partnering the University of Cape Coast to set up a satellite medical campus at the premises of the hospital in Sekondi-Takoradi. The aim is to train medical practitioners at the hospital, as part of preparations to upgrade the facility to a teaching hospital status. This was revealed in an interview by the medical director, Dr. Jospeh Tambir.
A parliamentary candidate of the National Democratic Congress for the Essikado-Ketan Constituency, Dr. Grace Ayensu-Dankwa has scored that the incumbent legislator for the area, Joe Ghartey has wasted sixteen good years, the opportunities that came his way to transform the constituency.
Mayor for Sekondi Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly, Anthony. K.K Sam has boken ground for the development of recreational parks in and around the city. The project dubbed ‘City Garden Project’ will create greener spaces for relaxation and other outdoor events, as envisaged in the metro’s urbanization agenda.