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2020 Elections: NCA to shut down social media – Kevin Taylor claims

Kevin Ekow Baidoo Taylor, a social media communicator, has alleged that the Akufo-Addo led administration through the National Communications Authority (NCA) is planning to shut down social media ahead of the 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary elections. According to him, the NCA Boss Joseph Anokye, Asamoah Boateng, Daniel McKorley (McDan) and the Leba Brothers are working tirelessly to make sure that …

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Alex Mould writes: Ghana needs to reset itself

People are saying that the only reason why persons like you and I want to come into ‘power’ is to enrich ourselves, our friends, and our families. People are saying we are all alike and only have our self-interest at heart. People have given up on the Leadership of our country. This is from empirical evidence and behavioural analysis of …

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Is Akufo-Addo’s government really tackling the all-important human development?

We cannot deny or ignore the fact that every serious, committed and forward-thinking political party has an explicit focus and direction with the view to forming a formidable government to improve upon the all-important human development. Apparently, some of us expect a vast improvements in human development, should President Akufo Addo’s government successfully implement the numerous programmes and policies, inter …

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The Gospel of the Ga State – Final Part (6) To whom it may concern

The Gospel of the Ga State – Final Part (6) To whom it may concern   This is my last word on the Ga Mantse saga. We shouldn’t be where we are today. It’s a disgrace. Reasonable people in Dagbon, after a King and 40 elders were killed have sorted themselves out, while those who shout Ga sɛɛ gbɛ ji …

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Why travelling to Ghana, scares me to death

After working very hard in a foreign land, it should have been an exciting experience if one intends to travel to his country of birth but I don’t feel that way. My heart pounds in my chest like a criminal running from the law anytime I want to travel to Ghana. Ghana is one of the famous countries in the …

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Cabinet approves $50m for University of Ghana Medical Centre

Cabinet has approved $50 million for the second phase of the University of Ghana Medical Centre. The Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, told Parliament last Wednesday that the $50 million was the estimated cost of the second phase. He said the Ministry of Health would lay the request for the amount in Parliament next week for approval. Mr Agyeman-Manu …

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U.S Embassy opens full scholarship for Mandela Leadership

The United States Embassy is encouraging young leaders to apply for the 2018 Mandela Washington Fellowship, which opened from September 13 to October 11, 2017. A statement issued by the Public Affairs Unit of the U.S Embassy and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra on Thursday, said the application for the Fellowship would close at exactly 1600 hours …

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French will be compulsory up to SHS level – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said his government will make French a compulsory subject from the basic to the senior high school level in Ghana. The Ghanaian leader noted that to survive in the ECOWAS sub-region, where Ghana is surrounded by French-speaking countries, it would be essential if majority of Ghanaians can speak French. Speaking in a meeting with …

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Dr. Nyarkotey’s ‘Love’ Letter To Ebony: Why I Love You As The Dancehall Queen

I have seen her on the screen being interviewed, and met her personally. Some have different perceptions about her partly because of her truthful admission that she is a bad girl. She is not moved and she has maintained her strong stance on what she stands for. Ebony Reigns is the lady. The dancehall queen and I love the song …

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Sunyani chiefs’ rejection of B/A minister nominee baseless – Obiri-Boahen

A Deputy General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Obiri-Boahen, has said the rejection of President Akufo-Addo’s Minister-nominee for the Brong Ahafo Region, Kweku Asomah-Cheremeh, by Sunyani Traditional Council will come to nothing. He however said an attempt by people to promote a back and forth on the matter, could create unnecessary tension in the Sunyani Township, considering that its …

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