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Nana Opambuor Jumps To Government’s Defence

By: Austin Ofori Addo The recent ban in the exportation of cashew nut from Ghana was not taken lightly and resulted in a number of accusations against the government. One school of thought even accused the government and President Mahama ...

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Moves To Lift Export Ban Excites Vegetable Farmers

By: Austin Ofori Addo Managing Director for Jokopam Vegetable Export, Mr. Opuni has expressed his content and relief at moves to lift the ban barring vegetable farmers from exporting their products. According to Mr. Opuni, the move to lift the ...

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Juju is killing our film industry – Agya Koo

Veteran Ghanaian Actor cum Comedian Alexander Kofi Adu known on screens as Agya Koo has disclosed that the film industry has been taken over by occults. At a time when most people are commenting about standard of the film industry, ...

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NDC youth vandalize Atebubu DCE’s home

The residence of the Atebubu-Amanten District Chief Executive (DCE), Sampson Owusu Boateng has been vandalised by rampaging National Democratic Congress (NDC) youth in a power struggle between the DCE and the Member of Parliament (MP) for the area. The youth ...

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JUSAG declares indefinite strike over unpaid salaries

Judicial service workers have declared an indefinite strike over their unpaid salaries. The agitating judicial service workers on Thursday protested the non-payment of what they call their consolidated salaries at the court premises. They claim government doesn’t appear to be ...

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Removal of unlicensed TV stations illegal – Wereko-Brobby

The founder of Ghana’s first private radio station, Dr. Charles Wereko-Brobby, says the National Communication Authority (NCA), has breached the 1992 Constitution for taking nine TV channels off-air. The NCA has explained that it took off the channels for breaching ...

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Bawumia outlines 10-point plan for solving unemployment

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, NPP Vice-Presidential Candidate, has outlined a comprehensive ten-point plan to boosting job creation and ending the massive joblessness that affects millions of the Ghanaian youth today. Dr. Bawumia laid out this plan during a Lecture on the ...

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5 injured in cutlass fight over missing cow in Buipe

Five persons at Buipe in the Northern region are in critical condition at the Yazuri Hospital, following injuries they sustained during a bloody machete clash over a stolen cow Saturday afternoon, local police have said. The victims include three Fulani ...

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Extradiction trial of British fugitive in progress

The state has withdrawn charges levelled against David Philip McDermottt at the Circuit Court following the start of proceedings towards his extradition to the United Kingdom which are ongoing at the Criminal Division of the High Court. The extradition proceedings ...

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Atebubu clashes: Police chase sacked DCE

Police in the Brong Ahafo Region are hunting for the former District Chief Executive (DCE) for Atebubu, Sampson Owusu Boateng for allegedly inciting last Tuesday’s clashes in the town that led to the burning of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) ...

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