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One dead, 3 seriously injured as Police Patrol Vehicle collides with bus in Walewale

A Police Patrol Vehicle carrying four police officers earlier today collided with a KIA Grand Bird Bus at Lougri in Walewale Municipality of the North East Region The incident, which happened at about 4:30 am on Saturday claimed the life of the police officer driving the patrol vehicle, Lance Corporal Ernest Oteng instantly while leaving the rest of the three …

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Coronavirus pushes 12-year-old Walewale girl into Kayaye

A 12-year-old head Potter, Ms Sumaiya Ibrahim, has appealed to individuals and organisations for assistance when schools re-open in January 2021, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced her into Kayaye. The teenager, who is being raised by a single mother comes from Walewale in the North East region, but was obliged to migrate to Accra to engage in Kayaye following the coronavirus outbreak …

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Agyapa demo blocked but others were allowed to protest over social media comment – A Plus

Political activist and critic of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwame Asare Obeng, popularly called A Plus, has reacted to a Court order restraining the Alliance for Social Equity and Accountability (ASEPA) from going ahead with a demonstration exercise to protest the controversial Agyapa Royalties agreement. The civil society group, had planned to hit the streets of Accra on Monday, September 21, …

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Ghana to be exporter of solar – GCPP’s Henry Lartey

The Great Consolidated Popular Party (GCPP) has acclaimed Dr. Henry Herbert Lartey as it’s the presidential candidate for the 2020 presidential election. The ceremony which also saw the swearing-in, national executives, and the launch of the manifesto of the party, was organized in Accra today, Saturday, September 19, 2020. The candidate in his speech said the manifesto of the GCPP …

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Presby pastor, two others in critical condition after highway crash at Odumase

Three persons have sustained life-threatening wounds after a crash at Odumase on the Accra-Kumasi Highway. The incident occurred at about 10:40 a.m. Saturday, witnesses told Dailymailgh.com. The three included a pastor with the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, a woman in her 40s, and another man in his 20s, medics at the Konongo Government Hospital told dailymailgh.com. At least four vehicles …

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African Development Bank, IFAD support government to establish business resource centres

The African Development Bank and International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) are funding the establishment of 67 business resource centres (BRCs) across the country through the Rural Enterprises Programme. The project, under the Ministry of Trade and Industry, has so far seen the completion of 37 BRCs, financed by the African Development Bank, at an estimated cost of $14.6 million …

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Government urged to prioritise domestic revenue mobilisation

The Tax Justice Coalition has asked government to prioritise domestic revenue mobilisation and to cut down on the many tax incentives to individuals and companies to raise enough money for development. The group said the many tax incentives and abuses by corporate organisations had led to a significant shortfall in tax revenue, necessitating government to borrow to finance its development …

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Disregard video claiming Opoku-Agyemang was rejected in Evalue Ajomoro Gwira – NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Evalue Ajomoro Gwira Constituency has asked the general public to disregard a video asserting that the party’s vice presidential nominee, Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, was not welcomed by the people of the constituency. According to the Evalue Ajomoro Gwira Constituency of the NDC, the 15-second video cannot be a true reflection of a 4-hour programme that …

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Stop vilifying Suame MP – Party executives

The Suame Constituency Executives of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have called on the constituents to disregard the orchestrated smear campaigns to discredit the Member of Parliament (MP) Mr Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu. A group calling itself Concerned Youth of Suame Magazine, at a recent press conference, sought to cast aspersions on the performance and integrity of the MP, accusing him of not doing enough to improve …

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President Akufo-Addo receives letters of credentials from 5 envoys

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday received the letters of credence of five new envoys accredited by their respective countries to begin their duty tour of Ghana. The envoys are: Tiemoko Moriko of Cote D’Ivoire, Daniela d’Orlandi from Italy, Austrialia’s Gregory Andrews, Mohammed Abdelrahman Yasin Mohamed from Sudan and Jan Fury of the Czech Republic. At separate ceremonies at the Jubilee …

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