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Court jails Man seven years for defilement

An 18-year -old factory hand, Kwabena Abubakar who defiled a 13- year- old girl at the Kokomba market in Accra was on Friday sentenced to seven years imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court. Abubakar pleaded guilty to defilement and the court presided over by Mr Ebenezer Osei-Darko convicted him accordingly. Prosecuting Detective Inspector Kofi Atimbire said the victim was a ...

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Never Too Late To Kick The Smoking Habit….You will Still Get Health Benefits

It’s never too late to quit smoking, and researchers have new data to prove it. Even at the age of 64, kicking the habit can add four years to a person’s life, while quitting by age 34 can increase life expectancy by a decade, according to a study published online Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine. After analyzing ...

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Ghanaians Spend Lavishly On Funerals

Sankofa: Archived News Worthy Of Notice…. The Head Pastor of the Washington DC Ghanaian Seventh-day Adventist Church Pastor Enoch Afum has noted that Ghana is gradually being crippled by the lifestyle of ‘endless self-indulgence’ which is leading to destruction of family life, apathy to others’ welfare and consequently, breakdown of love and concern for one another in society. He said the ...

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Ghana:Death From Stroke Highest In Eastern Region

The 2012 Annual Statistical Report of the Koforidua Regional Hospital has stated that Cardiovascular Accident (CVA) or “stroke” would gradually top the chart of prominent diseases that are causing many deaths in the country. According to the report, CVA topped the ten major causes of deaths recorded at the hospital in 2012 with a figure of 141 representing 14.1 percent ...

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Ghana: Aviation Authority Met With Delta Airlines Officials!

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) on Monday met with officials of Delta Airlines in a bid to resolve complaints from passengers, stemming from flight delays, cancellations and poor customer service. The meeting, held at the GCAA Head Office, Accra, chaired by Air Commodore K-Mamphey (rtd), Director-General of the GCAA, was attended by senior Directors of the GCAA and two ...

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History Of Ghanaian Americans….Next Week-History of Ghanaians In Chicago

………..Are you aware the following are Ghanaian Americans……………….Mae Jemison(Astronaut), Bobby Rush and Kwame Raoul  ( Politicians) See More below. Ghanaian Americans are citizens of both the Republic of Ghana and the United States or who are of Ghanaian heritage or were born in Ghana or a person whose ancestors were Ghanaian and immigrated to the United States of America and children of Ghanaians ...

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Ghanaian Surgeons In North America Donate To Their Homeland

The Ghana Physicians and Surgeons Foundation (GPSF) of North America donates modern educational tool to the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons (GCPS) The Ghana Physicians and Surgeons Foundation (GPSF) of North America, the national organization for Ghanaian medical professionals in the United States and Canada, has sponsored a subscription to the world renowned online educational tool “UpToDate” for The ...

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Suspect Arrested In Philadelphia Area Medical Doctor Murder….

PHILADELPHIA — A suburban exterminator has been charged with strangling a young Philadelphia doctor found bound and burned in her downtown row home, police announced Thursday. Jason Smith, 36, was arrested Wednesday night at his home in Levittown, about 25 miles northeast of the city, homicide unit Capt. James Clark said at a news conference. Smith was charged with murder, ...

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