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Endorsing a candidate: Judges should know better – Kwaku Azar

A US-based lawyer and professor of accounting Stephen Kwaku Asare (Kwaku Azar) has expressed shock that a Judge of the Superior court has publicly endorsed a candidate for political office in violation of the judicial code of conduct. His comment comes after Justice Clemence Jackson Honyenuga, who is sitting on the case involving the former Ghana Cocoa Board boss, Dr …

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NPP executive who invoked curses on MP, others dead

A disgruntled polling station executive who invoked a river god to strike dead the Member of Parliament (MP) Asante Akyem North Constituency Lawyer Andy Appiah-Kubi, the constituency Chairman Sampson Agyei, William Aboagye and other constituency executives for suspending him from the party is dead. MyNewsGh.com confirmed that he died today Friday February 21, 2020 according to his brother of an …

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Wanlov Kubolor dresses up as woman for new music video

The cultural icon, whose style is fiercely independent, is known for some of his controversial acts like wearing a shirt with the word “TRUMU” boldly written on it and infamously showing his nudity on television. The “My toto” hitmaker has now been spotted dressed up as a woman for a new music video titled “Mr.Casanova” by St. Beryl. She’s a …

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Ethan Ampadu targets Chelsea return

Welsh-born Ghanaian defender Ethan Ampadu has set his sights on returning to Chelsea next season. Ampadu left the Blues to join German side RB Leipzig on a season-long loan in the summer. After struggling to command a regular playing time at the club, the versatile guardsman has become an integral part of Julian Nagelsmann’s men in recent weeks. Ampadu was …

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Ghanaian businesses urged to exhibit creativity at 2020 Africa – France Summit

Madam Anne Sophie Avè, the French Ambassador to Ghana, has encouraged Ghanaian businesses to exhibit their creativity at the 2020 Africa-France Summit to be held in Bordeaux, France from June 4-6. She noted that Ghanaian companies had talents and a lot of creativity, and she was hopeful would exhibit their traits and showcase the dynamism in Ghana, for France and …

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ATI presence will mitigate Ghana’s investment risks – Ofori-Atta

Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance, says the presence of the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI), will help to mitigate Ghana’s investment risks, to unlock additional investments and lower the cost of borrowing. The Agency was going to support Ghanaian banks by providing access to credit insurance that would offer the much needed collateral. The Minister said this in …

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Frimpong-Boateng fights for survival amid corruption allegations

Minister for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Prof. Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, has denied allegations that he is involved in corrupt deals in the country’s fight against illegal mining, popularly known as galamsey. According to the cardiothoracic surgeon, since returning to Ghana at the age of 39 years, he has sacrificed his entire life to working in the interest of the nation …

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Has Akufo-Addo really overcome dumsor?

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, during the State of the Nation address, told the Parliament of Ghana that his government has overcome the persistent, irregular and unpredictable electric power outage which is known amongst Ghanaians as ‘dumsor’. According to the President, all efforts at industrializing the Ghanaian economy will come to nought if the country does not have reliable and reasonably priced electricity. …

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How different is Mahama’s Free TVET programme?

John Dramani Mahama, former President and the leader of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has already started promising Free Technical and Vocational Education. According to the former President, his party’s programme for TVET are “comprehensive and far-reaching.” “The free TVET programme would operate at all levels from the second cycle to tertiary. To be clear, students undergoing Technical and …

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Fake dollar syndicate busted in Accra

Suspected hardened criminals believed to be Yemenis and Syrians – Sanousi Khalifa Mohammed and cousin Amel are in the police grips after countless failed attempts to arrest them, GhanaWeb has gathered. Reports say the suspects were on Thursday picked up by the Tesano Police Intelligence team at the Landing Restaurant at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) to conclude an ‘Unfinished …

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