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Kennedy Agyapong and other NPP men who turned into Akufo-Addo critics

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) won power with Nana Akufo-Addo in 2016 in an unprecedented defeat of a sitting government. On the back of promises of radical and massive changes, Mr Akufo-Addo got into office with high hopes from expectant Ghanaians. YEN.com.gh recently reported that President Nana Akufo-Addo’s popularity is waning due to his inability to deliver most of his ...

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Angelique Kidjo Wows Donald Trump and other world leaders

Beninoise music icon Angelique Kidjo made Africa proud on Sunday when she sang the “Blewu” track in front of world leaders who had gathered in the French capital, Paris. Leaders arrived in Paris for the commemoration ceremony for Armistice Day, 100 years after the end of the First World War at the Arc de Triomphe, in Paris. The track was ...

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BURIED! Mariam, The WASS Student Whose Tragic Death Sparked Adentan Riots

She was 18. The prefect of her class. She was a first-year Home Economics student at the West Africa Senior High School (WASS) in Accra. She was killed by a speeding taxi on the Madina-Adentan (N4) Highway on Thursday, 8 November 2018, as she crossed the highway in front of her school. The road’s uncompleted footbridges are unusable. Mariam’s death ...

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Mortuary Workers to Go On Strike…

Mortuary workers in the country have threatened to embark on a strike action from Tuesday, November 20, 2018, over poor conditions of service. The decision comes on the back of neglect and unresponsiveness by the Ministry of Health over their concerns. Speaking on Okay FM’s Ade Akye Abia Programme, Richard Kofi Jordan, General Secretary to Mortuary Workers Association of Ghana ...

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Madina-Adentan Highway Carnage: “We Didn’t Do Well As Gov’t” – Kusi Boafo

Chief Executive Officer of the Public Sector Reforms (PSR), Thomas Kusi Boafo says President Nana Akufo-Addo and his government should bow their heads in shame over the Madina-Adentan highway carnage. According to the PSR CEO, the recent toll of deaths as a result of road accidents is appalling and shouldn’t be trivialized. Mr Kusi Boafo was commenting on the numerous ...

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Work Commences On $50m 1D1F Agro Processing Plant At Jasikan

Owusu Afriyie Akoto, Minister for Food and Agriculture, has cut the sod for the construction of a $50million food processing plant in the Jasikan District of the Volta Region under the One District One Factory (1D1F) initiative. The construction and machinery installation of the plant sited on a 50-acre plot would be executed with German engineering and expected to provide ...

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Boy, 18, Kills His Mother Then Has Sexual Intercourse With Her Corpse For Ritual Purposes

NIGERIA: An 18-year-old boy has been arrested by police in Edo state after he allegedly killed his mother then had sex with her corpse for ritual purposes. Samuel Emobor Oghenekporboro allegedly killed his 58-year-old mother, identified as Mrs Christiana Ighoyivwi, by strangling her until she passed out at their residence at 8B, Market road, Ologbo Community along Benin- Sapele road ...

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GRA Interdicts Customs Officers

Owing to the loss of $3.5 million revenue to the state, three freight forwarding companies have been banned from transacting business on the Ghana Customs Management System (GCMS). Some Customs officers have also been interdicted by the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). The three companies are Hendrick Shipping Company Ltd, Springfield Shipping Company Ltd and Christeri Shipping ...

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