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Accra will be the cleanest city by end of 2019 – Jospong

The Chief Executive Officer of Zoomlion Ghana, Dr. Joseph Siaw Agyapong has reiterated his company’s readiness and willingness to transform Accra into the cleanest city. According to him, Zoomlion Ghana has put in place strategic mechanisms to achieve that goal. “We have secured a loan of 1billion cedis from Ecobank to establish another bin production plant, we already have one …

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Ofori-Atta asked me to resign to pave way for Akufo-Addo’s own – Ex-dep. BoG governor

A former second deputy governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr Johnson P. Asiama, has revealed publicly, for the first time, the circumstances that surrounded his exit from the central bank following the election of Nana Akufo-Addo as president. Dr Asiama, who was appointed by the Mahama administration, opted to take his accumulated leave in December 2017 which was part …

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Anas’ partner Ahmed Hussein-Suale shot dead

Undercover investigator and a key member of Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ Tiger Eye Private Investigatons team, Ahmed Hussein-Suale has been shot dead. Ahmed was shot three times, twice in the chest and another in the neck late Wednesday night at Madina in Accra while driving home by unidentified men riding motorbike A disheveled Anas confirmed the sad development and loss of …

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I’m not bothered by the young ones using my songs – Kojo Antwi

Ghanaian music legend Kojo Antwi has said he has no problem with new Ghanaian artists sampling his songs. He explained even though some of the artists grew up with his songs, they have now seen the efforts and hard work that went into producing those songs. “The young ones are seeing the kind of work that was put into some …

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Former Kotoko Communications Director named Domestic League Committee chief by NC

Former Asante Kotoko Communication Director, Dr. Kwame Baah Nuakoh has been appointed chairman of Domestic League Committee by the GFA Normalization Committee. He will be assisted by veteran football administrator Jones Abu Alhassan who will be his deputy on the committee. Baah Nuakoh who also later became the international relations manager of the Porcupine Warriors was part of Sylvester Owusu-led …

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Ghanaian workers forced to apologise to dogs in writing by Chinese bosses

Ghanaian workers employed at the Ghana Household Utilities Manufacturing Company Limited (GHUMCO) in Takoradi are being forced to apologize to dogs belonging to their Chinese national factory manager, whose name was only given as Mr Zhu. The workers recount how most of them have suffered dog bites at the premises of the company. According to them, after a dog bite, …

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Databank denies dealing in gold

Databank Financial Services has said claims that it has started dealing in gold collectibles following the collapse of Menzgold Ghana Limited are false. According to the investment bank, it is not into gold collectibles and does not intend going into such business. “It has come to our attention that pronouncements have been recently made in the press claiming that Databank …

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Government borrows GH¢11.250 million in first quarter

Government has indicated its plans to issue a gross amount of GH¢11.250 million in securities of which GH¢10,149.84 million would be used to rollover maturities. The Bank of Ghana (BoG), which revealed this in a recent statement signed by its secretary Frances Van-Hein Sackey, on behalf of the Ministry of Finance, said this was not new debt. It said the …

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NAM 1 extradition should be easy – Antwi-Danso refutes contrary views

International Relations expert, Dr Vladmir Antwi-Danso, has said the extradition of embattled CEO of Menzgold from Dubai should not be difficult as some have suggested. His assertion comes on the back of concerns that the extradition process for Nana Appiah Mensah, known popularly as NAM 1, could prove daunting due to the absence of an extradition treaty between Ghana and …

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Fire, explosions hit Michel Camp armoury

Loud explosions were heard on Wednesday dawn at the armoury of the Michel Camp Barracks, the base of the First Infantry Battalion of the Ghana Armed Forces. Witnesses say they heard a loud noise shortly after huge flames engulfed the armoury at the military base in Tema, in the Greater Accra Region. A junior military officer who spoke on condition …

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