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More Than 1,300 Football Fields Of Maize Destroyed By Armyworms

More than 1,350 hectares of maize farms in the Central Region have been destroyed by army worms, the Finder newspaper has reported. The Central Regional Director of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) Mr Gershon Wodzrah has revealed the ...

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50% of Mobile Money Subscribers Are Targets for Fraudsters – Cyber Expert

A cyber crime expert has revealed 50 per cent of mobile money subscribers in Ghana have either been defrauded or targeted by scammers. Principal Consultant at Electronic Crime Bureau, Albert Antwi-Boasiako, says stakeholders must join forces to curb the menace ...

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Contractor’s Action Thwarting Planting for Food and Jobs Initiative – MOFA

Deputy Director of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), Akaare Damian, has expressed unhappiness with the role being played by Esoko, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) in the area. He said the organisation was contracted by the Ministry of Food ...

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Floyd Mayweather Confirms Ghana Visit

Undefeated world boxing champion, Floyd Mayweather Jr., has confirmed he will visit Ghana on 15 and 16 June. It has been rumoured the leader of the Money Team would be in Africa but there was no official statement until now. ...

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Ghana imports 200,000 metric tonnes broiler chickens

Ghana currently imports 200,000 metric tonnes of broiler chicken annually for local consumption. A comprehensive project, which was rolled out in 2014 to ensure that poultry farmers would be supported to produce broiler chicken to stop the mass importation, has ...

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Somanya: Residents Descend On ECG – Offices Vandalized, Journalists Assaulted

By Rite news desk: Hundreds of angry residents on Friday besieged the offices of The Electricity Company of Ghana, ECG in Somanya. The action of the residents, who descended on the office in a violent, spontaneous demonstration, was in an ...

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Yaa Pono Beef Was Planned – Shatta Wale Reveals

Ghanaian dancehall musician Shatta Wale has disclosed that he enjoys beefing with fellow industry players. The ‘Chop Kiss’ hitmaker who was the subject of recent trolls for scoffing fellow dancehall singer and BET award winner, Stonebwoy over his recent nomination ...

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Ghanaian Pastor Kisses Member During Healing Session

A South Africa-based Ghanaian ‘Pastor’, Nana Poku is trending online after a short video emerged which caught him french-kissing a woman as a way of ‘deliverance’ during church service. The 28 Second footage shows the ‘Pastor’ locking lips with the ...

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I Have Not Endorsed Mahama for 2020 – Joshua Alabi

Retired Rector of the University of Professional Studies Accra, Professor Joshua Alabi has dismissed media reports suggesting that he has for the second time in a row endorsed the candidature of former President John Mahama in the build up to ...

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3 Former Gov’t Appointees Cited In $4m ‘Chop, Chop’

The Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) is investigating some top officials of the John Mahama administration for allegedly taking $4 million from the accounts of the National Communications Authority (NCA) and failing to account for it. Disclosing this in an ...

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