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I’m with you – Gyan finally congratulates Ayew as new Black Stars Captain

The General Captain of Ghana Black Star Asamoah Gyan has finally congratulated his colleague Andre André Dede Ayew as the new Captain of the senior national team, the Black Stars ahead of AFCON 2019 tournament. “What I can promise Ghanaians is that, Former Captain Asamoah Gyan is very happy and all he wants to say is that, he congratulates André …

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Ghana bans all leafy vegetable exports

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture has placed an indefinite ban on the export of Capsicum, Solanum, luffa and all leafy vegetables to the international market from June 1, 2019. In a statement signed by the Director of the Plant Protection and Regulatory Services Directorate, the ministry said the suspension has become necessary due to “the high level of local …

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GCB throws wait behind BoG for Special Court

GCB Bank has given support to the Bank of Ghana (BoG) over the establishment of special court to handle financial cases in the country. The backing of the BoG by GCB Bank was done by its Managing Director Mr. Ransford Adzetey Sowah, who is of the view that such action will enable to the Central Bank to sanitize the banking …

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Akufo-Addo attends world climate change summit to hold bilateral talks

President Nana Akufo-Addo has left the country on Sunday to attend the R20 Austrian World Summit. He is attending the Summit in his capacity as co-Chair of the UN Secretary General’s Group of Eminent Advocates on the 2030 SDGs. The President will participate in the high-level panel discussion on the need for leadership to take responsibility in the global process …

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You’re an evil uncomplicated idiot – A Plus insults Asamoah Boateng

Controversial Ghanaian musician, Kwame Asare Obeng otherwise known as A Plus has picked a big fight with the Executive Chairman of the State Enterprise Commission (SEC), Mr Stephen Asamoah Boateng. He has described him in a leaked chat as an evil uncomplicated idiot who is trying to reap where he has not sown following the government appointee’s decision to claim …

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Obinim’s Pastor One Blow involved in serious accident; car somersaults on Tema Motorway

Pastor Kingsley Baah, the former right-hand man of Bishop Daniel Obinim, has been involved in an accident, YEN.com.gh can report. The accident of Pastor One Blow, as Baah is popularly called, happened on the Tema Motorway on Saturday, May 25, 2019. A video of the accident which YEN.com.gh sighted suggests that it was a really serious incident, One Blow’s car …

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Osu chief wants Akufo-Addo intervention in land dispute with Achimota School

The Paramount Chief of the Osu Traditional Council, Nii Okwei Dowuona IV, has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to intervene in a land dispute with Achimota School.     According to Nii Dowuona IV, judgement has been delivered on the land and Osu have been declared rightful owners. He said the famed school is, however, laying claim to …

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Ursula launches work, pay and own taxi scheme

Member of Parliament for Ablekuma West Ursula Owusu Ekuful has launched a work, pay and own taxi scheme in her constituency. The move is aimed at empowering the unemployed in her constituency economically and it kick started with 10 taxis on a 3-year payment terms. This comes barely a month after Mrs Owusu Ekuful who is also the Communications Minister …

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Unilever Ghana records 10 per cent growth in revenue

Unilever Ghana Limited recorded a revenue growth of GH¢632 million in 2018, representing a 10 per cent increase of GH¢575 million in 2017. The growth was due to increase in volumes of products sold. The Company’s operating profit before tax for 2018 rose to GH¢250 million, compared to GH¢65 million recorded in 2017, while profit after tax improved GH¢191 million …

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Government is determined to implement market friendly policies – Energy Minister

Mr John-Peter Amewu, Minister of Energy, says government is determined to formulate and implement market friendly policies to make Ghana competitive. He said as a Government committed to private sector development, we are prepared to change course. “This is particularly important because oil and gas projects have become very expensive, upstream investments are not increasing faster, and the threat of …

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