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Police, Robbers Gun Battle At Somanya – One shot dead

By Krobea Asante Tofepa Ntomentwene: Police in Somanya in the Eastern region Sunday dawn gunned down one out of five armed men who attempted robbing the Somanya branch of the Manya Krobo Rural Bank Ltd. The other four managed to ...

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Philanthropist Donates To Two Hospitals In Lower Manya

Mrs. Eunice Korboe, wife of Mr. Davies Korboe, board chairman of FMSL multimedia has on Wednesday made some timely donations of a total of twenty mattresses to two hospitals in the Lower Manya Krobo municipality in the eastern region. The ...

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Lower Manya Still Recording Highest HIV Prevalence Rate

Pending the release of the 2015 HIV prevalence statistics in the country, the Lower Manya municipality in the Eastern region continues to hold the unenviable tag as the country’s hottest and most dreaded HIV epicenter. This was revealed by Mr. ...

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Lower Manya Krobo Health Directorate Holds Annual Review Meeting

The Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Health Directorate of the Lower Manya Krobo municipality on Thursday held its 2015 Annual Performance Review meeting at Kpong in the Eastern region. The meeting which was held at the Conference Hall of the Ensign ...

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MAKROSEC In Distress…Students Studying Under Trees

A visit by Rite news to the campus of the Manya Krobo Senior High School in the Lower Manya Krobo municipality of the eastern region has revealed some dire infrastructural and logistical challenges confronting the school. Rite news reporter Felicia ...

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Meet Bueryonya’s Okada Operators

By Michael Oberteye: The Okada business which surely is an imported culture from West African neighbours Nigeria, still thrives in this country despite the fact that it remains an illegal business. Almost in every cranny of the country, the business ...

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Activities of GHACEM killing Communities in Yilo Krobo and Lower Manya

By Michael Oberteye: Residents of surrounding communities in the Yilo and Manya Krobo municipalities in the eastern region are demanding to be resettled elsewhere due to the devastating effects mining activities of some companies that continue to pose serious threats ...

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EOCO investigates Asuogyaman DCE

Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) has commenced a full-scale investigation into activities of beleaguered District Chief Executive (DCE) of Asuogyaman District Assembly in the Eastern region, Mr. Thomas Ampem Nyarko, over an alleged misappropriation of the Assembly’s funds, Today ...

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Somanya Butchers Deny Buying Stolen Cattle

By Austin Ofori And Newton Ogah: Following allegations made by Mr. Samuel Okle, a cattle farmer based at Dodowa in the Shai Osudoku district of the Greater Accra region to the effect that they were under serious threat from theft ...

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Importation Of Cabbage Hurting Local Cabbage Producers

By Newton Ishmeal Ogah: As much as the importation of various crop types continues to hamper the farming sector, the practice still continues in certain sectors. Cabbage farmers in Akpamu in the Yilo Krobo Municipality of the Eastern Region are ...

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