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I never responded to Mahama; I’m being maligned – Quashigah

Member of Parliament for Keta, Richard Quashigah has vehemently refuted claims of chastising former President John Mahama. A publication quoted the legislator to have expressed utmost dismay over Mr Mahama’s subtle response to founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Jerry John Rawlings as regards the status of the party. “We have worshipped the Volta god for so long. It …

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New 4-year Bachelor of Education programme to start in September – Akufo-Addo

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced that from September 2018, a new four-year Bachelor of Education curriculum will be introduced for the preparation of teachers for the Primary and Junior High Schools in Ghana. The President added that all Colleges of Education will be upgraded to University Colleges of Education and affiliated to the University of Cape Coast and other …

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I cherish my relationship with Asantehene – Okyenhene

The Okyenhene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofor Panin says he cherishes his relationship with the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. According to him, although the two of them are different traditional leaders, they share many things in common. The Okyenhene said this at a dinner hosted by the Asantehene at the Manhyia Palace, Kumasi, to climax the second Head of State Gold …

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Stanchart is making good progress

Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited says it has made good progress in 2017, putting the business back on an upward growth trajectory. “The growth is underpinned by deepening client relationships, investment in technology and strengthening our control environment.” Speaking at the Facts behind Figures programme on the Stock Exchange, Mr Henry Baye, Executive Director of Standard Chartered Bank, said the …

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First National Bank Ghana launches first-ever Cash Rewards for card swipes

First National Bank Ghana Limited is delighted to announce the launch of the first-ever cash rewards programme in Ghana that rewards customers for everyday non-cash transactions. Cardholders who use their Visa debit cards to make purchases (transaction on POS machines and online card purchases) will earn back a percentage of the transaction amount. “We fully support government’s agenda to turn …

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Stop exhibiting your ignorance on economic issues – Bawumia to Mahama

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has replied former President John Dramani Mahama following the latter’s comment on the depreciation of the Ghana Cedi. Dr Bawumia said the former President lacks understanding on key aspects of the Ghanaian economy. Mr Mahama on Wednesday June 13, 2018 on Twitted by teasing Dr. Bawumia about the falling Cedi: ‘Weak fundamentals?. GHS4.7 is going …

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More troubles for Kwesi Nyantakyi

It is clear that the troubles of the embattled former president of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi are not ending any anytime soon as all banks in the county as well as non-bank financial institutions have been asked to furnish the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) with specific information. The financial institutions are also requested to provide the same information …

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Multiple sales of land deter investors – Minister tells Chiefs

Mr Ismael Ashitey, the Greater Accra Regional Minister has called on the Chiefs and Family Heads to avoid multiple sales of lands since that tendency deter businesses from investing in the Region. He urged the Chiefs to assist and cooperate with all potential investors willing to invest in the Region to create job opportunities for the teeming youth. The Regional …

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A day of celebrating all those gallant men

A day of celebrating all those gallant men. Being a father means facing many struggles and difficulties. It means going to work – even when you would prefer to stay in bed because you know that your family depends on you. It means disciplining children so that they might grow up to be mature men and women. It means constantly …

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Allegations against me not true – Nana Oye Lithur

Human Rights Activists and a former Minister of Gender, Nana Oye Lithur, has denied various allegations levelled against her by her husband. According to Nana Oye Lithur, the accusations by Tony Lithur in the viral divorce petition, including she having amorous relationships with her colleague lawyers are false. “In the past 24 hours, I have been overwhelmed by calls from …

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