Day: September 17, 2020

Abena News

Veep Inaugurates New WR House Of Chiefs

Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia on Tuesday inaugurated the new Western Regional House of Chiefs in Takoradi. It followed the reconstitution of the regional body following the creation of the new Western North Region. The former Western Regional House of Chiefs has been dissolved after holding its final meeting on September 15. Traditional authorities, whose jurisdictions […]

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Local News

W/R: Tullow Ghana provides extra tuition for 2,170 BECE candidates

Tullow Ghana Limited (TGL), as part of its Educate to Innovate with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programme, has provided extra tuition support for some 2,170 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) candidates. In partnership with Youth Bridge Foundation (YBF), TGL provided sustained extra tuition for students in 21 beneficiary schools across the Western Region. […]

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Abena News

Nana Building 98 Bungalows For Judges

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that a total of 98 courts and bungalows are being constructed by his administration for judges across the 16 regions of the country through the Administrator of the District Assembly Common Fund. This is to beef up the existing bungalows and courts in the country, indicating that the […]

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International News

Mali Coup Makers Visit Rawlings

Ghana’s former President, Jerry John Rawlings, is urging the coup makers in Mali to use the transition period to exhibit exceptional leadership for the country and usher her into a prosperous era. A statement issued from the Office of the former President, said he made the call when a four-member delegation of the National Committee […]

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International News

Germany far right – Police suspended for sharing neo-Nazi images

Twenty-nine German police officers have been suspended for sharing pictures of Adolf Hitler and depictions of refugees in gas chambers on their phones. The officers also used far-right chatrooms where swastikas and other Nazi symbols were shared, officials in North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) said. NRW Interior Minister Herbert Reul said it was a “disgrace for NRW […]

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Abena News

Matilda Amissah-Arthur joins Opoku-Agyemang on campaign tour

The widow of late vice president Papa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, Matilda Amissah-Arthur, on Tuesday, 16 September 2020, joined the vice-presidential nominee of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Prof Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, on her campaign tour of the Western Region, her native region. The late Papa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur was Vice President of the country between 2012 to […]

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Politics

Ghana-China relations more robust – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has expressed satisfaction with the relationship between Ghana and China and has expressed the government’s commitment to further deepening that friendship. Dr Bawumia said this during a video conference when he delivered the keynote address to commemorate the 60th-anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Ghana and China on […]

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Abena News

Defunct S&L customers confirm receipt of locked-up cash

Members of the Coalition of Affected Savings and Loans Customers have confirmed to Class Business that some of them have received the full payment of their locked-up deposits in cash while some are yet to get theirs as promised by the government. According to the Chairman of the affected customers, Mr Kofi Sarpong, the majority […]

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Politics

Both NPP and NDC have let us down; we may vote for CPP – Okada group

The Okada Riders Association of Ghana has disclosed that its leaders had a meeting with the New Patriotic Party (NPP) when it was in opposition, about the prospects of legalising the use of motorbikes for transporting passengers (Okada), which the party promised to do, in the lead-up to the 2016 general elections, should it win […]

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Sports

Asamoah Gyan Advised To Quit The Black Stars

The 1965 African champion shares his thoughts on the future of the 34-year-old striker.  Ghana’s 1965 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) winner Osei Kofi has urged veteran Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan to bow out of international football amid talks about his present importance to the national team. The 34-year-old is reportedly not in the plans of new […]

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