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Stop Charlotte Osei from dangerous UN job in Afghanistan – Irbard begs Akufo-Addo

Executive Director of Irbard Security Consult, Mr. Irbard Ibrahim is calling on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s intervention to stop former Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Madam Charlotte Osei from accepting the UN post in Afghanistan. According to him, he has understudied the Taliban for so many years as a researcher adding that the militant group usually announces the …

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642 Ghanaians deported from the United States

The United States of America has deported 642 Ghanaians convicted of various offences, including acts that undermined border control and the integrity of the US immigration system, in three years. A report on the activities of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) in the 2018 fiscal year said the Ghanaians were deported between 2016 …

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Confusion erupts between EOCO, GRA over trucks carrying rosewood

Three trucks carrying rosewood from Dambai to Tema were intercepted at the Afienya axle weighing point in the Ningo Prampram District of the Greater Accra Region sparking confusion between the personnel from the Ghana Revenue Authority and Economic and Organised Crime Office. The Counter Intelligence Unit of the GRA first intercepted five 20-footer containers carrying rosewood from Dambai to Tema …

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Ghana well positioned to be a digital hub – Valentina Mintah

Ghana has the requisite capacity and conducive environment to become a strategic and competitive digital hub within the sub-region, Valentina Mintah, Founder of West Blue Consult, has said. Speaking at a two-day Ghana Digital Roadmap Conference organized in Accra recently by the Government of Ghana, she said: “Though Ghana has to improve in some areas, with the stability that we …

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Bank of Ghana keeps policy rate unchanged at 16 per cent

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Ghana kept the policy rate unchanged at 16 per cent for the second session in a row, citing rising inflation expectations in emerging economies. Addressing a press conference in Accra on Monday, Dr Ernest Addison said the recent exchange rate pass-through had slowed the disinflation process, leading to a slightly elevated inflation …

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NLA train graduates on Solar Panels Installation and Maintenance

The National Lottery Authority (NLA), in collaboration with the Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) Secretariat, has trained a number of graduates on Solar Panels Installation and Maintenance as part of the NLA Solar-powered e-Kiosk Project. The training is one of the key policies of Mr Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, the Director General of the NLA to cement the vision of President Akufo-Addo, in …

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Go to court for your monies; then pay customers – Nduom charges Gold Coast

Today can report with authority that the President and Chairman of GroupeNduom (GN), Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom, has ordered Gold Coast Holding to proceed to court immediately to recover investment funds valued more than three billion Ghana Cedis from government agencies, contractors and other financial institutions. He has also directed the company to make available to the media and in …

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Prosecute recalcitrant student loan defaulters – GUPS President to Governmen

The President of Ghana Union of Professional Students (GUPS), Mr Justice Aboagye-Sarpong has expressed disappointment and frustration in former students who have refused to settle their indebtedness to the Students Loan Trust Fund Secretariat so many years after school. He made the above utterance on Jomoro-based radio Hope FM morning show ‘Morning Dew’ hosted by Bishop Oteng. He emphasized that …

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Adenta-Madina footbridge projects still uncompleted after six months

The Adenta-Madina footbridges which project started in November 2018 and scheduled to be completed within six month is yet to be fully completed although the period had elapsed. Apart from the Ritz Junction Footbridge constructed by First Sky Limited, which had been fully completed and being used by road users, the other five footbridges are at various levels of completion. …

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FIFA Forensic Audit: Normalisation Committee rubbishes report of Nyantakyi exoneration

The Normalisation Committee has disputed a claim that FIFA has cleared former GFA boss Kwesi Nyantakyi of all financial impropriety. Ghanasoccernet on Monday revealed that Mr Nyantakyi and members of the Executive Committee under his tenure have all been exonerated from all counts of corruption after FIFA forensic audit. It said a forensic audit conducted by FIFA on the Ghana …

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