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Power Minister must resign – ACEP

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has called for the resignation of Power Minister Kwabena Donkor because he has failed to address the country’s energy crisis. ACEP’s reaction comes in the wake of Dr. Donkor’s recent statement that he ...

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Seven collapse after drinking on Christmas Day

Seven people were rushed to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi after they collapsed following excessive intake of alcohol on Christmas Day, officials of the hospital have said. The seven were part of 22 people who were hurried to ...

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E/R: Over 300 residents sue over quarry blast

Over 300 residents of Asuboi in the Ayensuano District of the Eastern region have sued two quarry companies for causing damage to their homes and properties. The companies who have been sued are the China International Water & Electric Corporation ...

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Okyenhene cautions politicians over indecent campaign

The Okyenhene, Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin, who doubles as the President of the Eastern Regional House of Chiefs, has appealed to politicians to conduct decent campaigns and avoid politics of insults in the run-up to the 2016 general election. The ...

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‘There’s been no loadshedding the past 3 days’

Minister of Power Dr Kwabena Donkor has maintained that his undertaking to end the nationwide load-shedding by year end still holds. He, however, pointed out that routine outages as a result of overload or repairs to power transformers may result ...

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Nsawam explosion: 1,225 residents displaced – NADMO

Over 1,225 residents of Piabo in the Nsawam-Adoagyiri Municipality of the Eastern Region have been rendered homeless, following the dynamite explosion in the area, last Wednesday. This is according to the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO). The explosion killed one ...

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Gov’t to enforce plastic ban in 6 months if…

Government has given plastic producers a six months ultimatum to help solve the country’s sanitation problem or face a blanket ban on the production of plastics. The latest threat from government comes on the back of what some have described ...

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I am not a doctor – Cleaner who performed surgery at K’Bu confesses

A former cleaner of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital who conducted an abortion on a woman at Gbawe Top base in Accra has been admitted to bail. Yartey, aka Doctor, who claimed to be working at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital as ...

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Asor, Magoo And Shirley Naana Osei Ampem, Ndc Parliamentary Aspirants Fetes Rescued Children

By: Krobea Asante Tofepa – Ntomentwene Three National Democratic Congress Parliamentary Aspirants (NDC), Georgina Opoku popularly known as ‘Asor’ from the Kwahu Abetifi Constituency, Margaret Ansei also known as Magoo from the Suhum constituency and Shirley Naana Osei Ampem from ...

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BNI, EOCO called upon to arrest Dzifa Attivor

A group calling itself Taxpayers League Ghana is pressing upon the country’s security agencies to pick up persons complicit in the GHC3.6 million rebranding of 116 metro mass transit buses. The public outcry over the deal has resulted in the ...

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