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Dr. Rachel Issaka receives The Kathryn Surace-Smith Endowed Chair in Health Equity Research

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center clinical researcher Dr. Rachel Issaka was just named the inaugural recipient of The Kathryn Surace-Smith Endowed Chair in Health Equity Research. The new endowed chair will help advance Issaka’s research, which focuses on reducing colorectal cancer deaths and disparities, particularly among members of racial/ethnic minority groups and low-income […]

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The City of Chicago Adopts New Ordinance Requiring Written Employment Contracts for Domestic Workers

Effective January 1, 2022, the City of Chicago is requiring all employers of “Domestic Workers” to provide a written contract to the Domestic Worker, setting forth the “wage” and the “work schedule” agreed upon between the employer and the Domestic Worker. Upon request of the Domestic Worker, the employer must provide the written contract […]

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Seven arrested as gangs in Nima-Mamobi clash

The Police Service has revealed that seven people have been arrested after two gangs from Nima and Mamobi clashed on Tuesday. According to the Police, two people sustained gunshot wounds and currently are on admission responding to treatment. ACP Kwesi Ofori, Director of Public Affairs of the Police Service said […]

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Stop ‘pray for me’ in 2022 — Christians told

A Presbyterian Church Retired Catechist for Ramseyer Congregation, Baakokrom in Koforidua, Catechist Amos N Akakpo has admonished Christians to avoid going for “pray for me” sections in 2022. He explained that Christians must cultivate the act of praying alone with faith in Jesus Christ than depending solely on someone to […]