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Teenager, girlfriend arrested for allegedly strangling, stabbing Uber driver

A teenager and his girlfriend have been put in police custody at Dodowa for allegedly strangling and stabbing a 45-year-old Uber driver. The suspects, John Kyei Baffour, 19 and Beatrice Naa Korley, 22, hired Michael Normanyo’s KIA Picanto with registration number, GS 950-19 from Madina to Dodowa in the Greater Accra region at about 12:30 on Thursday. Upon reaching the Traditional Council area …

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Sexual harassment claims against me untrue – UG VC

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana Prof Ebenezer Oduro-Owusu, has dismissed sexual harassment allegations against him by the CEO of Africa Integras Andrea Pizziconi. According to him, the “claims are untrue and can never be true”. “The claims are not true and can never be rue. If you know …

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World Mental Health Day: Support nurses at psychiatric hospitals – Abena Korkor to government

The Project Coordinator for the Mental Health Society of Ghana, Abena Korkor has expressed her dissatisfaction over the working conditions of nurses at psychiatric hospitals in the country. According to her, these nurses work in the face of danger each day as patients of the facilities with extreme mental health …

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Take referendum seriously – Akufo-Addo to MMDCEs

President Nana Akufo-Addo has appealed to the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives to take the upcoming referendum for the election of MMDCEs seriously. He said that government cannot afford to fail in delivering on the campaign promise it made to the Ghanaian populace since that is critical for the …

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Atlanta Raises $50 Million To Provide Housing For City’s Homeless

The city of Atlanta is taking control of their homeless. If you didn’t know, homelessness is a serious issue in Atlanta. The number of homeless people citywide is going up & up after dropping for several years, but thankfully that’s about to change soon. According to reports, the city has raised …

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“Radio & Tv Personality, Grandmaster Murphy to receive Golden Award”

There is an adage which starts that ” A Nation that does not honor it’s heroes is not worth dying for”. Based on this, organizers of the biggest music awards festival across the three (3) regions of BA (BONO, BONO EAST AND AHAFO) have identified the Winner of 2019 Entertainment …

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One feared dead in accident in Kumasi, six others in critical condition

One person is feared dead and six others in critical condition after a vehicle rammed into some traders at Roman Hill in Kumasi. The incident happened at about 10:30 am on Monday when the driver of a mini Urvan bus with registration number AS 6403-Y lost control his steering wheel. …

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Akufo Addo is committed to ending corruption – Enam Hadzide

The Deputy Minister of Information, Pius Enam Hadzide, has reiterated that the levelled Addo led government is committed to ensuring the country’s laws on corruption are applicable to all citizens irrespective of their political lineage. According to him, that is the surest way of fighting the canker in Ghana. The …

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PPA boss scandal shows Akufo-Addo has lost corruption fight – Inusah Fuseini

National Democratic Congress (NDC) MP for Tamale Central constituency, Alhaji Inusah Fuseini says President Akufo-Addo has lost his fight against corruption. This is in relation to the President suspending the Chief Executive Officer of the Public Procurement Authority (PPA), Mr. AB Adjei after he was unmasked in an exposé over …

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Unpaid care work by women must be recognized – ActionAid Ghana to government

Actionaid Ghana is calling on government to consider unpaid care work by women and girls in society and give it the needed recognition. This call is necessitated by the fact that data on such work is most often, not captured in data and national debates in the country. By providing …

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