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Collins, Napo, Aduomi, Abdallah et al on IMMANE’s list of MPs’ who will bring Akufo-Addo victory in 2020

Collins, Napo, Aduomi, Abdallah et al on IMMANE's list of MPs' who will bring Akufo-Addo victory in 2020 A detailed research by the Institute for Monitoring Measuring accountability on national elements (IMMANE) charged with the aim of measuring performance and accountability of legislators to their respective...

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NDC needs holistic review, overhaul party machinery – Volta region aspirant

An aspirant of the Volta Regional Chairmanship slot of the National Democratic Congress is calling on the party re-establish itself as the bedrock of social democracy by reviewing its machinery. According to Frank Afriyie, the popular political ideology of the NDC seems to be losing grounds...

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HOT AUDIO : NDC Preparing Their Members To Forget 2020 – Nana B

National Youth Organizer, Henry Nana Boakye, says the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is preparing the minds of their members for an electoral defeat in next year's polls. Contributing to a panel discussion on Peace FM's morning show 'Kokrokoo', Friday. Nana B, as he is affectionately referred...

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I’ll Investigate Reports Of Shoddy Works One-Village, One-Dam Initiative

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said he will investigate reports of shoddy works on dams being constructed under the One-village, One-dam government initiative. According to the President, he was aware of claims by a section of the media that some residents of beneficiary communities were...

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I’m suffering in prison – NAM 1 laments

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the defunct Menzgold Ghana, Nana Appiah Mensah alias NAM 1 has revealed he he has suffered for many months and continue to suffer but has promised his clients never to disappoint them. The beleaguered CEO is currently behind bars in Dubai...

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Akufo-Addo government has failed us – Kwami Sefa Kayi

Renowned journalist and host of Peace FM morning show 'Kokrokoo', Kwami Sefa Kayi has bemoaned the ruling government's inability to construct the Lekma Hospital road; an issue he has been talking about for years. According to him, "when it comes to the Lekma Hospital road, government...

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A Friday has Come and Kevin Taylor of “Friday Editorial” has Crossed the Rubicon

Kevin Ekow-Baidoo Taylor, a social media newscaster, who like any of the few patriotic Ghanaians, has taken upon himself to fight institutional corruption using his platform. However, he has a malicious motive behind his deceitful fight against corruption. In his fight against corruption as could be...

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Oh No, Alfred Agbesi Woyome is Still Walking a Free Man in Ghana

If a prophet had prophesied to me that Alfred Agbesi Woyome, the certified Ghanaian swindler of the 21st Century Ghana, would be walking down the streets of Ghana a free within say, a maximum of six months of NPP coming into power, I would have mocked him. However,...

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Government confirms deportation of Ghanaians from Nigeria

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has confirmed the deportations of some four Ghanaian nationals from the Federal Republic of Nigeria. According to the Ministry in a statement dated Thursday, May 30, 2019, the four were deported on March 22, 2019, for alleged falsification...

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Kotoko wish Annan, Fatawu well ahead of Black Stars pre-AFCON training tour

Kotoko have sent a goodwill message to Goalkeeper Felix Annan and midfielder Abdul Fatawu Safiu as they join the Black Stars team to prepare for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The duo departed with the Black Stars squad on Saturday to kick start groundworks for...

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First batch of Black Stars squad arrive in Abu Dhabi for pre-AFCON training tour

The first batch of the Black Stars squad has arrived at the team’s base in Abu Dhabi as they begin the final phase of preparations for the 2019 African Cup of Nations tournament which will be held in Egypt from June 21-July 19. A contingent led...

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Parliament passes State Interests and Governance Authority Bill

Parliament has passed the State Interests and Governance Authority (SIGA) Bill, 2019 into an Act. The Authority would oversee and administer the state’s interests in State-owned Enterprises (SoE), joint venture companies and other entities in which the State has an interest. The SIGA Act is also...

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Bauxite mining won’t endanger wildlife stock – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has assured the exploitation of the country’s bauxite resources particularly in Atewa will be guided by best international practices and technology to ensure that wildlife stock in the mining environment are not endangered. Addressing the Sustainable Ocean Industries Conference, President Akufo-Addo, in answer...

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President Akufo-Addo outlines plans to make Accra cleanest city in Africa

President Akufo-Addo has outlined measures aimed at making Accra the cleanest city in Africa. This includes sensitizing Ghanaians to what is needed to be done to keep the Metropolis clean, placing of litre bins across the capital, improving the collection of garbage among others. Addressing a...

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Court stops NDC demo

A decision by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to demonstrate against the Electoral Commission (EC) over a purported district based online registration of voters is in doubt after a High Court ordered the opposition party to stop the protest. The Ashanti Regional police command, which is...

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Working Committee for Otumfuo lottery game presents report to Asantehene

A working Committee made up of representatives of the National Lottery Authority (NLA) led by Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, representatives of State Enterprise Commission (SEC) led by Stephen Asamoah Boateng and representatives of the Asante Monarchy led by Nana Akwasi Prempeh on Friday, 31st May, 2019 presented a...

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Akufo-Addo’s policies improving our lives – Upper West chiefs

A number of chiefs and their people in the Upper West Region have hailed the Akufo-Addo government for implementing programmes they say continue to transform their lives. At separate mini durbars on Saturday, 1st June, 2019 the chiefs and people of Tanina, Bulenga and Tabeasi in...

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FOGET, WAEC urge parents to reduce house chores of BECE candidates

It is just about week away Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) to kick start and parents have been advised by the East African Examination Council (WAEC) to create space for their wards by reducing their house chores. This as the candidates need more time to revise...

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MPs must contribute to proposed pension scheme – Majority leader

The Majority Leader and Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu has said that Members of Parliament must be willing to contribute to any pension scheme that will serve their interest. He said the proposed pension scheme for parliamentarians that is aimed at ensuring a quality...

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Your unprofessionalism has caused Akufo-Addo embarrassment’- Ghana Beyond Aid C’tee tells contractor

The Ghana Beyond Aid Committee has released a statement demanding explanations and an apology from the contrator who produced the artwork for the document on why he produced a picture of a building in Kenya instead. The committee wants Richard Bansah to provide an apology to...

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Stop worshipping your pastors and prophets – Mensa Otabil tells Christians

Rev. Mensa Otabil has advised Christians to desist from worshipping their pastors and prophets. There seem to be a new wave in Ghanaian and African Christendom because people believe in their Pastors and Prophets than the word of God. But in a tweet, the Pastor made...

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BREAKING NEWS : UK politician of Ghanaian descent eyes Theresa May’s post

The British politician of Ghanaian descent, Samuel Phillip Gyimah, has announced his bid to take over from Prime Minister Theresa May. The 42-year-old former Universities Minister is the first contender trying to succeed Theresa May by backing a referendum on any Brexit deal. Sam Gyimah has...

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Working Committee for Otumfuo Lottery Game Presents Report to Asantehene

Working Committee for Otumfuo Lottery Game Presents Report to Asantehene A working Committee made up of representatives of the National Lottery Authority (NLA) led by Hon. Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, representatives of State Enterprise Commission (SEC) led by Hon. Stephen Asamoah Boateng and representatives of the Asante Monarchy...

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Kumasi: School Feeding Caterer sacked for serving poor foods at Ohwimase.

The School Feeding Caterer for the Ohwimase Anglican Basic School in the Kwadaso Municipal Assembly of the Ashanti Region, known only as Hajia, has been sacked for preparing sub standard foods to the children. Her relief of post came in the mist of the school children’s...

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President Akufo-Addo is bridging the gap between the north and south – Bawumia

A major priority of the government of President Akufo-Addo as part of its agenda of inclusive transformation is to bridge the development gap between the north and the south, Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed. Thus, programmes, such as Free Senior High School, Planting for Food...

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World Bank offers $200 m to improve flood resilience in Greater Accra

The World Bank has approved $200 million dollars to fund the Greater Accra Resilient and Integrated Development (GARID) project, which would benefit more than 2.5 million people in the Odaw River Basin in the Region. The Project seeks to provide improved flood risk management, solid waste...

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It’s shameful you’re inaugurating Church instead of factories – NDC boy jabs Alan Cash

A former TIEN-NDC Secretary and a student of Mampong Campus of the University of Education Winneba, Oscar Komla Bedzra has taken the Trade Minister, Alan Kyeremanten to the cleaners saying he should be inaugurating factories and industries and not church headquarters. According to the youth activist...

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Ghana Beyond Aid Committee apologises over cover page gaffe

The Ghana Beyond Committee has apologized for the use of Kenya’s skyline as cover for the Ghana Beyond Aid Charter. The document put together by a committee headed by the senior minister depicts high rise buildings over a green landscape. One of the buildings in the...

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How do you Identify Yourself with the Kumawu Chieftaincy Dispute, a Friend or an Enemy?

Greetings to my fellow Kumawuman compatriots the world over. It has just occurred to me to put out this publication to question our allegiance to our ancestral place of birth, thus, Kumawuman. Credible historic narratives tell me how our forefathers, through sweat and blood worked harder...

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Sports Transfer Paper Talk Regional

Paper Talk National Regional Bayern Munich have reportedly had a £70m opening bid for Leroy Sane knocked back by Manchester City. Liverpool are searching for a suitable venue to stage a pre-season friendly after scrapping plans to hold the game at Tottenham's new stadium. Danny Cipriani...

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