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$13.9m saga: ‘Alarmed’ Amissah-Arthur stopped payment – Apaak

Ex-Vice President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur was “alarmed” and questioned “overpayments” made in connection with the construction of the Vice President’s official residence and had all payments stopped until the anomaly had been resolved, former presidential staffer Dr Clement Apaak has said. Reacting to Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia’s recent revelation that the Mahama administration spent $13.9million on the project, which ...

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Ghana National Cuoncil Press Release for immediate release.

Contact Eunice Cromwell Website www.ghananationalcouncil.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 28, 2017 GHANA NATIONAL COUNCIL CELEBRATES Sixty years of Ghana’s independence Chicago, IL, January 28, 2017– The year, 2017 marks the 60th anniversary of Ghana’s independence from the British Empire and the first African nation, South of the Sahara, to win its independence from colonial rule. In celebration, the Ghana National ...

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Rain disrupts Parliamentary sitting resulting in adjournment

Source: Myjoyonline.com A sitting of legislators in Ghana’s Parliament was brought to an abrupt end after the roof of the building was ripped off by a severe rainstorm. Some media men in the public gallery were spotted collecting the dripping rainwater into empty pet bottles. Newly installed electronic gadgets in the chamber including microphones had water dripping unto them. Tuesday’s ...

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Trump pushes drugmakers for lower prices, more U.S. production leftright

Source: reuters.com U.S. President Donald Trump in a meeting on Tuesday with pharmaceutical executives called on them to manufacture more of their drugs in the United States and cut prices, while vowing to speed approval of new medicines and ease regulation. Trump told them the government was paying “astronomical” prices for medicines in its health programs for older, disabled and ...

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Bredi youth on rampage; chases alleged same sex marriage promoter

Source: Cecil Mensah The Youth of Bredi, a village in the Kintampo South District of the Brong Ahafo Region, burnt down a house and a vehicle believed to belong to one native of the village, Mr Emmanuel Nyarko for allegedly promoting homosexuality in the village among the youth. Mr Nyarko, is alleged to have established a youth support group that ...

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Bawumia finds Gh¢7billion undisclosed expenditure by NDC gov’t

Source: Graphic.com.gh The New Patriotic Party (NPP) government has found out that there is a Gh¢7billion expenditure that has not been disclosed by the Mahama government, the Vice President, Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed. According to him, the expenditure which runs through year 2014, 2015 and 2016 was detected as the new government was interogating the data on public ...

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What!?…Will My Gates & Doors Be Made Of Gold? Bawumia On Cost of New Residence

  Source:peacefmonline.com A whopping $13.9 million dollars is to used to construct a new mansion to house Ghana’s Vice Presidents, Peacefmonline.com can confirm. Peacefmonline can also confirm that construction of the new residence being built at the Switch back road in Accra, has currently stalled though contract was awarded and started under the erstwhile John Mahama-led administration. Vice President, Mahamudu ...

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New Asantefuohene and Asantefoohemaa of Washington Metro Area Sworn in

Afrikanpost – Saturday January 28th would be a day to remember in the history of the Asanteman Association of the Washington Metro Area as a new Asantefoohene and Asantefoohenmaa were sworn into office. Nana Kwame Darko, a retired Verizon employee and community leader was sworn in as the New Asantefoohene to take the place of Otafrebuor Nana Kofi Agyenim Boateng Pedie ...

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