The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has destooled two chiefs in less than one week in the Ashanti region.
Former President John Dramani Mahama has called for calm in Bole following Wednesday’s clashes.
The Paramount Chief of the Yapei Traditional Area, Soale Alhassan, has expressed his appreciation to President Akufo-Addo, for the ongoing construction of a small-town water system, in fulfillment of a pledge he made to the people of Yapei in September, 2016
Naa Sugru Wuni Mumuni, has lauded the President Akufo-Addo, for fulfilling his 2016 campaign pledge and implementing the Free SHS Policy.
President Akufo-Addo says the time has come for the chiefs and people of Chereponi to bring to an end, the incidents of conflict and violence that have plagued the town.
The Overlord of Mamprugu, the Nayiri, Naa Bohugu Abdulai Mahami Sheriga, has thanked the President Akufo-Addo, for the creation of the North East Region.
The Paramount Chief of the Krachi has expressed appreciation to PresidentAkufo-Addo for fulfilling his 2016 campaign promise and facilitating the creation of Oti Region.
Nana Abram Akpanja VI, says the Ghanaians are “not ignorant about the numerous achievements” of the government of President Akufo-Addo, “within a record period of two years of being in office.”
The Kpalime Traditional Area in the South Dayi District has installed a 50-year old educationist as Paramount Chief with the name Togbega Atigbladza Agbi Yao VIII.
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has thanked the Asanteman Council and other compatriots for their loyalty and support over the last two decades.
"...recounting some of my experiences and cherished moments over the years will be an impossible task, you opened up a world for me that I never thought possible..."
Nana Otua Owusuaa I, the Akwaboahene and Tufuhene of Akropong Akwapim in the Eastern Region, has called for the establishment of a National House of Queens to assist in addressing sexual violence meted against girls and boys in the country.
The Chief of Sankore in the Ahafo region has applauded President Akufo-Addo for visiting Sankore “not by air but by road.”
A chief who shot at his rival chief at A-Lang, a Muslim community in Accra, has been sentenced to 12 months’ imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court.
Government has told feuding factions in Chereponi that violence is not the path for resolving any challenges in the society.
Two claimants to the Ga Mantse stool have been ruled out as unfit, a fact-finding mission into protracted chieftaincy dispute has found.
Ghana now has 16 administrative regions following the successful presentation of the Constitutional Instruments (C.I) that give legal backing for six newly created regions.
Following the creation of the Bono East and the Ahafo regions, what is left of the former Brong Ahafo Region has been named the Bono Region, with Sunyani retained as the capital.
Sefwi Wiawso is the administrative capital of the newly-created Western North region.
President Nana Akufo-Addo, has indicated that it is only fitting that Government helps to facilitate the accelerated development of the Ahafo Region, a region with considerable deposits of natural resources.
While traditional leaders from newly-created regions pile pressure on the government to choose their preferred areas as capital, Myjoyonline is learning naming the capitals is the least of concerns of President Nana Akufo-Addo.
President Akufo-Addo has appealed to all sons and daughters of Dagbon to unite behind the new Yaa-Na, Mahama Abukari II, describing him as a man of experience and dignity
President Akufo-Addo's dressing to the installation of Ya Na has got Ghanaians talking.
Former President Jerry Rawlings has charged the people of Dagbon in the Northern region to dedicate themselves to peace and development, mindful of the complexity of their history.
President Nana Akufo-Addo and his predecessor, John Dramani Mahama, have congratulated Yo-Na Abubakari Mahama, who is the new Ya-Naa-elect for the Dagbon Traditional Area.
The final funeral rites of Yaa Naa Yakubu Andani II ended peacefully at the forecourt of the Gbewaa Palace in Yendi yesterday. The ceremony was preceded by some sacrifices and almsgiving (Sara malbu).
The Ga Traditional Council wants President Akufo-Addo to establish a commission to decide the most suitable person for the Ga Mantse stool.
“They are killing, children are running…animals have been destroyed”, a distressed resident lost his composure and concentration in finishing of his sentences.
Regent of Dagbon Kampakuya-Naa Andani Yakubu Abdulai has raised a litany of concerns with the mediation process to bring peace to Dagbon.
The Chiefs and Elders of Buem Traditional in the Volta Region have called on all indigenous to vote massively for the proposed Oti Region.
Traditional elders in Drobo are accusing the Brong Ahafo Region Police of misrepresenting the facts that led to Wednesday's killings.
The death toll following Wednesday’s attack on some youth of Japekrom in the Brong Ahafo Region, has risen to four.
The Ngleshie Alata Traditional area is set to embark on a massive educational and industrial program to transform the James Town community.
The Okyenhene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin, has commended the President for ensuring that every child receives a minimum of Senior High School education.
Some 24 hours after a rare visit to Okyenhene, the Asante king is at the Jubilee House, for his first visit since Nana Akufo-Addo became president.
President Nana Akufo-Addo, says the new generation of Ghanaian historians and writers have a special responsibility to continue with the work of the late, great historian, Prof. Albert Adu Boahen and his epigones.
Officials at the Ofori Panin-fie, the Palace of Okyenhene Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panyin, in Kyebi have dismissed reports suggesting 500 houses are to be demolished to make way for the expansion of the palace.
Overlord of Apremdo in the Ahanta traditional area Nana Egya Kwamina XI in Western Region, has petitioned the Ahanta traditional council to investigate persons he has described as trouble makers in the area.
A historic peace pipe has been smoked at the Akyem Kotoku Traditional area ending decades of chieftaincy dispute in the area.
After numerous failed attempts the Ekumfi Traditional Council has enthroned Nana Akyin VIII as their paramount chief at a colourful durbar over the weekend.
President Akufo-Addo has urged leaders of Manso Amenfi, Amenfi West, Amenfi East, Amenfi Central and Aowin districts to protect the peaceful coexistence amongst them despite calls for separation from the existing administation.
Traditional authorities in Mo, in the Brong Ahafo say their installation of Sampson Adre as the Paramount chief for the area was accorded with due process.
Joy News is reliably informed President Akufo-Addo travelled to Kumasi on Monday night to meet with the Asantehene over reports that members of his government are seeking to denigrate his stool.
A planned coronation of a paramount chief for Botoku in the North Dayi District in the Volta Region is generating tension as two factions lay claim to the title.
President Akuffo-Addo has urged the Chiefs and people of the Ngleshie Alata traditional area to work together in peace and harmony so as to give Oblempong Nii Kojo Ababio V, a peaceful and befitting burial.
Chiefs in the Chereponi District of the Northern say although they welcome the creation of new regions by the government, they will resist any attempt to add them to the North East Region.
Government’s inability to prosecute the people who murdered Dagbon Overlord, Ya-Na Yakubu Andani II, has been blamed for the “culture of impunity and recklessness” in the Northern Region.
Residents in the bustling commercial city of Sekondi in the Western region are unhappy that a 15-year old vacancy for a paramount chief has still not been filled.
Nana Kobena Nketia IV said the fulfilment of the campaign promise will create thousands of jobs and speed up development in the Western Region.
Gyaasehene of Seikwa Traditional Area in the Tain District, Nana Kwadwo Tando Naase, was on Thursday evening shot dead by an unknown person in his living room at Seikwa.
The Minister for Regional Re-organization and Development Daniel Kweku Botwe has called on the Akuapem Traditional Council to quickly resolve the chieftaincy problem surrounding the enstoolment of a new Akuapemhene to succeed the late Nana Addo Dankwa.
The Chief of Nakpanduri has promised to be a peace ambassador when peace is finally realised in conflict-prone Nakpanduri.