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NAM1 thinks he’s a ‘wise cripple’ with his ‘useless’ Press Conference – Kumchacha

Controversial man of God, Prophet Nicholas Osei popularly known as Kumchacha has described the owner of MenzGold, Nana Appiah Mensah popularly known as NAM 1 as a “wise cripple” who wants to play tricks on Ghanaians. According to him, his recent interaction with the media and customers was “totally useless” and will not yield any results. Kumchacha who claimed his …

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Akufo-Addo won’t reduce ‘elephant’ size gov’t – Spokesperson replies Mahama

Government Spokesperson on Governance & Legal Affairs, Herbert Krapa has said reducing government size is not necessarily the measure to drastic spending cuts by the government. “The expenditure on Ministers has no significant effect on the Ghanaian economy. If the former President has the figures to challenge what I’m saying he should bring it up for debate.” Mr Krapa told …

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Asamponhene’s death: Police declare Sadat Mohammed wanted

The Ashanti Regional Police Command has declared one Sadat Mohammed, also known as Alhaji wanted in connection with last Sunday’s murder of the Asantehene’s Asamponhene, Oheneba Kwadwo Afodour. The police has, subsequently, secured an arrest warrant for the 38-year-old suspect. Oheneba Kwadwo Afodour was stabbed multiple times last Sunday by his assailants and left to die at the back seat …

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Manasseh exposé: PPA boss’ company busted selling government contracts

The question was direct. And the denial was categorical. “Is it your company?” “No!” “Then how do you know the company?” “It’s my cousin,” said A.B. Adjei, the CEO of Public Procurement Authority (PPA). Investigations by freelance investigative journalist, Manasseh Azure Awuni, has revealed that Talent Discovery Limited, a company incorporated in June 2017, has won a number of government …

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TV presenter Bridget Otoo insists NAM1 runs Ponzi Scheme

A television personality in Ghana, Bridget Otoo, thinks Nana Appiah Mensah, Menzgold boss, runs a Ponzi Scheme. According to her, though some Menzgold customers have fallen for the ‘soothing’ words of the Zylofon Media and Menzgold Chief Executive Officer in the speech he presented to the media at MJ Grand Hotel in Accra after his arrest in Dubai, she believes …

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Sellas Tetteh unveiled as Leone Stars head coach

Ghana U-20 World Cup winning coach, Sellas Tetteh, has been unveiled head coach of the Sierra Leone National Team, despite an initial rejection of his appointment by the country’s Sports Ministry. The Executive of the Sierra Leone Football Association together with the Ministry of Sports unveiled the newly appointed head coach of Leone Stars Sellas Tetteh and his back room …

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Ghana Beyond Aid: SOEs must be driving forces – Gabby

Private Legal Practitioner, Gabby Otchere-Darko, has extolled government’s Ghana Beyond Aid agenda in a fiery speech at the launch of the States and Governance Authority (SIGA). Speaking on the topic – “Ghana Beyond Aid; The role of State-Owned Enterprises, Joint Venture Companies and Other State Enterprises “— Mr Otchere-Darko said the Ghana Beyond Aid agenda was about inculcating positive consciousness …

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Climate Change worsening agric production challenges in Africa – Afrobarometer

The recently released Afrobarometer report has revealed that conditions affecting agriculture in Africa are worsening due to the effects of climate change. “Before mentioning ‘climate change,’ Afrobarometer asked survey respondents about their own observations of changes in weather patterns in their region, particularly with regard to agricultural production,” the Afrobarometer Policy Paper No. 60 issued in August 2019, said. It …

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Court convicts woman, boyfriend for robbery

An Accra Circuit Court has convicted a woman and her boyfriend for robbing her ex-boyfriend but sentence was deferred till August 27. Jonathan K. Wiallens and Jennifer Agyemang, both in their early 20s, have been remanded into police custody to go for their respective sentences later. Three of their accomplices are on the run. Wiallens pleaded guilty with explanation to …

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Form associations to support Assembly’s efforts in development – MCE

Mr Clement Nii Lamptey Wilkinson, the Ga West Municipal Chief Executive has urged the people in the area to form associations to support the Assembly in initiating development projects. He said the associations could also help in fighting criminal activities by undertaking and forming watchdog committees. Mr Wilkinson was speaking in an interview with the Ghana News Agency after a …

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