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28 People die after ‘Pastor’ gave them Jik to drink to cleanse their sins.

28 People die in Zambia after ‘Pastor’ gave them Jik to drink to cleanse their sins. Including 2 Nurses and 6 Teachers. At least 27 people have now been confirmed dead, 18 others in critical condition after drinking ‘Jik’ in church last Sunday in the name of casting out demons. The prophet had told people that Jik will wash away ...

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“Great Developments Lie Ahead In Dagbon” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says great developments lie ahead of Dagbon, following holding of the Damba Festival, the first in over three decades. According to President Akufo-Addo, “for thirty over (30) long years, it had been impossible to hold this festival. Indeed, for many years before the explosion of the crisis in 2002, there was ...

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President Akufo-Addo Leaves For UAE, Germany And United Kingdom

  The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, left Ghana, on Sunday, 17th November, 2019, for a visit to the United Arab Emirates, Germany and the United Kingdom. At the invitation of Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, President Akufo-Addo is in Abu Dhabi ...

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A typical dished out waakye is accompanied by stew, shito, some spaghetti also known as taalia, boiled eggs, stewed meat or stewed/fried fish, moist gari, stewed wele (cooked-down cow hide) and vegetable salad which may include cabbage, onions and tomatoes. It may also be eaten with fried plantain and pear. It is best served in leaves popularly known as waakye ...

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Andy Kwawukume

The Road To Secession Agitation In The Volta Region!

This write up started as a brief response on WhatsApp to a friend who never heard of the Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF) before, unlike myself who can claim a level of intimate knowledge about them. I have therefore decided to add some meat to my response and share to a wider audience to bring some clarity to the unfolding ...

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2020 Budget: Missing Volta Roads Was A Mistake – Osafo Maafo

Following concerns over the absence of road projects for the Volta Region in the 2020 budget, Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo Maafo says the omission was an obvious typo in the document. “It was obviously a mistake,” the Minister explained on the Citi Breakfast Show on Thursday noting that he was also taken aback by the omission. A Deputy Finance Minister, ...

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Purge your reportage of sensationalism – GIMPA Rector to Journalists

The Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Professor Philip Ebow Bondzi-Simpson has charged journalists in Ghana and the African continent as a whole, to purge their reportage of sensationalism. Addressing the opening ceremony of a two-day training programme organized by the African Centre of International Criminal Justice (ACICJ) at the GIMPA Law Faculty for journalists ...

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Togbe Afede XIV

Vote no! – National House of Chiefs rejects partisan assembly polls

The National House of Chiefs has rejected a proposal to amend Article 55(3) of the 1992 Constitution in order to make district assembly elections partisan. In a statement signed by its President, Togbe Afede XIV, the House called on all Ghanaians to reject the proposal because it will destroy the local government system. “The efficacy and utility of introducing partisan ...

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