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Obinim to face court over GH¢217,000 illegal electricity connection

Controversial leader and founder of the International God’s Way Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim is to face court in a GH¢217,000 illegal electricity connection case. The Accra East branch of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) is taking the man of God to court for an illegal power connection. He is said to have fixed some new post-paid electricity meters at …

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Book on cultural values launched

By Kwamina Tandoh, GNA Accra, Aug.30, GNA – Nana Kwarteng Amanfo – Nyansa Kyeame, a Broadcast Journalist, has urged Ghanaians particularly, the youth, to uphold the rich cultural values and practices, which engender respect for old age, honesty and hardwork to ensure rapid socio-economic development. The Host of (Abibifo Abako sem) on Light Tv noted that Ghanaians were gradually losing …

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Water bodies to be protected against pollution by illegal miners

The Water Resources Commission (WRC) has proposed the introduction of permanent security to guard some of the country’s water bodies to help curb their pollution by illegal miners. This follows the impending closure of the Barekese dam, the Kyebi Treatment plant and the Daboase water treatment plant due to the activities of illegal miners. Speaking on the Citi Breakfast Show, …

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Don’t do propaganda with Akufo-Addo’s health – Ablakwa tells NDC

Deputy Minister of Education , Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has admonished sympathizers of the ruling National Democratic Congress(NDC) not to play politics with the health of New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo – Addo. The AfricaWatch magazine claimed in it’s latest publication that Nana Akufo Addo has been treating cancer at a private London hospital since 2013. The NPP flagbearer and …

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Nana Addo’s doctor must clear the air – Edward Mahama

The presidential nominee of the People’s National Convention (PNC), Dr Edward Mahama, has suggested that the personal physician of fellow flag bearer Nana Akufo-Addo should make an authoritative public statement to set the records straight concerning festering rumours that his boss has been diagnosed of cancer as reported by the Africa Watch Magazine. Mr Akufo-Addo, while speaking to the Bolgatanga …

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Transforming Communities Through Eco-Tourism

Many communities in Ghana have seen significant transformation through Eco-tourism. Like what has been done with cocoa, gold and recently oil, eco-tourism can be used to mobilize revenue for community development. Eco-tourism and tourism work toward the combined goal of fostering visitor’s enjoyment and earning money for the respective destinations and the local people within the catchment area. According to …

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Lawyer goes to court to have Montie trio back in jail

The Regional President of the Ghana Bar Association in the Brong Ahafo Region, Alfred Tuah–Yeboah has filed an application at the Supreme Court to have the remission granted the Montie trio by President John Mahama reversed. In his application, the private legal practitioner argued that the President’s powers of pardon granted under article 72 of the constitution does not include …

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Some Ghanaian Pastors Smoke Weed and Booze – Prophet Amponsah

Controversial man of God and Founder and Leader of Hope Generation International Ministries, Prophet Eric Owusu Amponsah affectionately ‘computer man, is alleging that some religious leaders in Ghana have gained notoriety in smoking weed and drinking alcohol. He believes the consumption of these hard drugs, informs the weird behavior of some pastors in recent times which has become a source …

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KNUST TV to broadcast educational programmes to aid less endowed schools

A proposed initiative by the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) to aid second-cycle students, especially, of less-endowed schools will soon have tuition support through a regular educational broadcast. This will come to fruition when the university’s television station (Tek TV) becomes operational. Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso, said the initiative will reduce the effect of the high attrition …

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IMANI Should Have Seen Manifestos Before Analysing Promises – Agyarko

The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) MP for Ayawaso West Wogon, Emmanuel Kyeremateng Agyarko, believes IMANI Ghana should have waited for the release of the various party manifestos before attempting to analyse the various promises ahead of the polls in December. The NPP MP argued that, IMANI would have been better placed to scrutinize promises if it had waited for …

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