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Ghanaian Catholics in Chicago donate $10,000 to church in Ghana

The Ghanaian Catholic Community at the St. Malachy+Precious Blood Parish in Chicago, USA, have donated $10,000 to the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference (GCBC) to support the Catholic University College of Ghana (CUCG) at Fiapre near Sunyani and some designated Orphanages in the Country. Making the Presentation at a ceremony at the National Catholic Secretariat in Accra on Friday, June 16, ...

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Towing and Road Service on the Tollway

If requested, the Tollway can dispatch an authorized company to provide road service. Motorists have the option to call any tow company and are not required to use Tollway-authorized companies unless their vehicle is blocking a live traffic lane or is in an unsafe location. Illinois State Police District 15 can order these vehicles to be immediately towed. Motorists are ...

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H.E.L.P. on the Illinois Tollway

Drivers dialing *999 for roadway assistance will be served by new white and red H.E.L.P. trucks. In an effort to improve service to our customers, the Tollway launched the H.E.L.P. Truck Tracker to help drivers who have requested roadside assistance to identify where trucks are along the road and when they are headed in their direction.The Tracker is active during ...

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2017 Father’s Day Celebrations In Chicago

Chicago Illinois June 18 2017 : On June 19, 1910, a Father’s Day celebration was held at the YMCA in Spokane, Washington by Sonora Smart Dodd. Her father, the civil war veteran William Jackson Smart, was a single parent who raised his six children there. Since then the celebration of Father’s Day has Globalized. Members of the Ghanaian Community in ...

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Outdooring of Enaya Mawuraa Achiaa Appiah in Chicago !

Saturday June 17 2017, Chicago IL : As expected the hall at 83rd and Ellis Community center was filled with over 400 revelers as members of the Ghanaian Chicago community came in their numbers to support Ohemaa Abena Amponsah-Obaaku, Asantefuohemaa of Chicago. . The occasion was the outdooring of her first granddaughter, Enaya Mawuraa Achiaa Appiah. The parents are Edmond ...

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Ghanaian Nurse Earns Excellence Award At Stroger Hospital.

June 16th 2017 Stroger hospital, Chicago Illinois: Mrs.Rosemary Fixon-Williams, a Ghanaian immigrant Registered Professional Nurse at Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago , won the recognition of the hospital administration when she was handed the clinical excellence award .The Award honors the compassionate and skillful care nurses give every day to their patients and families. She was the only African ...

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Ghanaian arrested in Canada for selling packaged rice as iPhone

Source: yen.com.gh You have probably heard of the “sharp” dealers at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra who would sell bars of soap and other items to unwitting phone buyers. A Canadian man of Ghanaian origin has been arrested for defrauding two clients by selling packaged rice to them as an iPhone. Andrew Boateng Gyimah was arrested in Toronto, Canada ...

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The President of Ghana Nana Akufo Addo has reiterated to halt the illegal activities of Galamsey.

The President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated his determination to stop the illegal mining, aka galamsey, that has resulted in pollution the nation’s rivers and has caused some school children to be drop outs. The President stated that administration is not against mining, but what we are witnessing is that galamsey causing ...

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