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Press Statement by Anlo Youth Council

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Keta (V/R), March 28, 2017 – Ghana Police Service’s use of inordinate brutality has, once again, been displayed in the blatant killing of 22-year old Atsu Nkegbe of Adina. The killing was occasioned by the protest of residents of the Adina community against the negative impact of Seven Seas Salt (SSS) Limited, on their livelihood, ...

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Ghana ‘chief’ returns to U.S. after 20 years… gets jailed

Court New Mallet Gavel When Joseph Darkoh skipped town to escape federal heroin distribution charges 20 years ago, Brooklyn federal prosecutors said he went on the lam with distinction. Darkoh fled to Ghana, apparently serving as a village chief, they said. But the 68-year-old chief will only be in charge of a prison cell for the next two years, after ...

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Ghana@ 60 Chicago

Like many Ghanaian communities abroad , Chicago’s dinner dance commemorating Ghana@60 was a blast! The Ghana National Council as expected delivered on the promise to upscale this year’s celebration because of its historical significance ! The DJ , Live Band and Youth performances were all epic ! “At long last, the battle has ended! And thus Ghana, your beloved country ...

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Amewu begs China to stop Chinese ‘galamsey’ operators

Ghana is practically begging China to help in the fight against Chinese nationals who are contributing to the destruction of its environment through illegal mining, popularly known as galamsey. The Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, today [Monday], held an emergency meeting with the Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, and the Mayor of China’s Guangxi Zhuang Province, to discuss how ...

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Headlines :25th March, 2017

The Daily Graphic says it is no secret that the acquisition of a passport in Ghana is a nightmare, owing to congestion at the passport application centres. The paper wonders why the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will centralise the issuance of passports in Accra which has undoubtedly made the application process very cumbersome. The Graphic therefore suggests to the Ministry ...

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Police arrest leader of Delta Force for Friday’s mayhem in Kumasi

Source: Graphic online A leader of the Delta Force group of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) which stormed the offices of the Ashanti Regional Security Coordinator in Kumasi, smashed windows and doors and threw him out of his office has been arrested. Kwame Bamba who is 37years and a mechanic was arrested by the police on Saturday and has been ...

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How the NPP’s Delta Force ‘threw out’ REGSEC co-ordinator

A group of well-built men purportedly from pro-NPP vigilante group, Delta Force, allegedly stormed the Ashanti Regional Coordinating Council on Friday, March 24 to stop one Mr Adjei, appointed as the regional security coordinator, from performing his duties. According to members of the Delta Force, they cannot work with Mr Adjei since he is not a native of the Ashanti ...

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AFFAIL MONNEY and the Lawlessness in Ghana

To say that Ghana is gripped with lawlessness is an understatement. Indeed, without a doubt, the cancer is a direct result of a failing educational system. The ignorance promoted on national TV and in national newspapers epitomizes the gravity of the situation. For example, a simple question of the difference between honoris causa and earned PhDs, and thesis and a ...

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