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Communications ministry fights BoG over Mobile Money data

Source: Myjoyonline.com Mobile money data has become a source of a feud between the Communications ministry demanding it and the Central Bank which is keeping it. Letters from the Communications ministry contain requests wrapped in strong words asking the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to release the data to a private contractor, Kelni GVG, tasked to verify revenue generated by telcos. ...

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NDC Hawks on rampage

Source: dailyguideafrica.com The Hawks, a vigilante group of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), which was formed to provide protection for the party’s stalwarts, particularly former President John Mahama, have turned the heat on people they perceive to be against the former president who are vying for the flagbearership position of the party. The Hawks physically attacked members of the Joshua ...

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You’re a big disappointment! – Ghanaians descend on Akufo-Addo over ‘legacies of past decade’ comments

Source: mynewsgh.com Some Ghanaians are unhappy about President Akufo-Addo’s comment that issues which led to the protest at Adenta are “legacies of a decade” of infrastructural neglect, suggesting he is not to blame. The President in expressing his condolences to the family of the student who lost her life at Adenta said: “The Ministry of Roads and Highways is ensuring ...

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Revealed: Mensa Otabil, shareholders took about GHC450m from Capital Bank

The hullabaloo surrounding the banking crisis in Ghana has taken a new turn with information from YEN.com.gh sources suggesting that the problem with the now-defunct Capital Bank may be worse than earlier feared. YEN.com.gh has information that breaks down the amounts of money borrowed by the shareholders of Capital Bank. It is thought these debts were the chief factors that ...

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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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Students From Adisco, Mfantsipim, Augusco, Aggrey, Contributing To Teenage Pregnancy in Central Region

A Senior Lecturer of Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Dr. Georgina Oduro in a recent monitoring visits conducted on child prostitution and teenage pregnancy in the Central Region with the engagement of stakeholders including the traditional authorities, has revealed the Central Region has the most fatherless children in the country due to the ...

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