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Auditor-General begs Senior Minister for more time

Auditor-General(A-G) Daniel Yao Domelovo is pleading with the Senior Minister Yaw Osafo-Maafo for more time to access, collate and file evidence and documents he claims to have based his purported disallowance and surcharge decision on against Osafo-Maafo and four other eminent public officers. Mr. Domelovo has refused to file the said documents in the high […]

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Youth smoking faeces, drinking sanitary pads worrying – NACOB

Issahaque Bakuri, the Upper West Regional Head of the Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) has expressed worry about some youth who smoke dried faeces and soak used sanitary pads to drink. “There is a new trend in which the youth are abusing drugs. They mix dried faeces with other substances like marijuana and smoke while others […]

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World Trade Center Accra partners govt on diasporan initiative

THE WORLD Trade Centre (WTC) Accra has announced a series of activities in line with government’s “Beyond the Return” initiative. General Manager of WTC Accra, Edem Kofi Yevutsey, commenting on the cooperation, said WTC Accra would, this year, leverage its global reach to attract Diaspora investment and capital into Ghana. “In lending our full support […]

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An open letter to the Electoral Commission of Ghana

Dear Electoral Commission, To know you and not to love your goodness in providing a comparatively free, fair and credible election in Ghana will be an argument of a total want of sense in anyone. In us, the citizens of Ghana, it will amount to the highest ingratitude not to feel in the most sensible […]

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Dozens escape death in another Accra-Kumasi highway accident

Dozens of passengers in two buses escaped death on the Asuobi stretch of the Accra-Kumasi highway Saturday afternoon in an accident involving multiple buses. The incident occurred around 5:40 pm, Saturday. Reports reaching starrfm.com.gh indicate that a Jeoun bus and a Hyundai Bus speeding from the Kumasi direction veered off the road in an attempt […]

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Our decision on new voters’ compilation final, January 30 meeting won’t change it – EC

The Electoral Commission (EC) has stated its decision to compile a new voters’ register for Ghana’s presidential and parliamentary elections in December is final, despite strong resistance against the last-minute move. According to the EC, the scheduled engagement with the 21-member Eminent Advisory Committee and the political parties next week is not to seek consensus […]

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Our Current Voter Management System Is Beyond Redemption – Kabila

Acting General Secretary of the opposition Convention People’s Party (CPP), James Kobina Bomfeh says the need for the Electoral Commission (EC) to compile new voters’ register is based on the fact that the current voter management system software has outlived its lifespan. According to him, the center cannot hold as those who brought the 2012 […]

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Greedy NPP executives have deserted me – Kofi Adda

As the Member of Parliament (MP) for Navrongo Central Constituency in the Upper East Region, Joseph Kofi Adda, prepares earnestly to retain his seat, he has accused his constituency executivesof greed and ungratefulness. The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Monday January 20, 2020 opened nominations for both presidential and parliamentary aspirants ahead of the […]

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AfroNation Deal is Akufo Addo’s only achievement – Bulldog

Artsite Manager Bulldog says the only good thing Akufo-Addo and his administration has done is signing a deal with AfroNation for five years. According to him, the move by government to see that the citizens are entertained is the right move. He, however, mentioned that apart from this, the government led by Akufo-Addo has done […]

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The Salifu Dagarti story is a mixture of heroic professionalism and patriotism, but… – Part 1

One of his children, now an adult son in his early sixties, Issah Salifu, was my senior in secondary school; so the epic story of Superintendent Salifu Dagarti reads pretty personal to me (See “The Story of Supt. Salifu Dagarti; Man Who Took a Bullet for Kwame Nkrumah” Ghanaianmuseum.com / Ghanaweb.com 12/29/19). It reads very […]

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