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New Kwabenya-Atomic Market opened

The Ga East Municipal Assembly (GEMA), Abokobi, has opened a new market, the Kwabenya-Atomic Market, bringing to closure the four (4) months existence of the Kwabenya Satellite Market located on the school park of the Kwabenya M/A Cluster of Basic Schools. This follows successful negotiations with the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC) for a parcel of their land to relocate …

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Bayern Munich Star Alphonso Davies ‘making Ghanaian people proud’

Alphonso Davies will never play for his country of birth, but former Ghana international goalkeeper Abukari Damba says the African nation should be proud of what the teenager has achieved since relocating to Canada as a child and moving to Europe with Bayern Munich at 18. Davies was born in Buduburam, a Ghanaian refugee camp, after his parents had fled …

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SEC requests EOCO help to retrieve server of Nduom’s Blackshield Capital

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is said to have sought the help of the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) to retrieve the server of Blackshield Capital Management Limited as part of investigations. Blackshield Capital Management, formerly known as Gold Coast Fund Management, was one of the fund management firms whose licenses were revoked in 2019. Though expressing disappointment …

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Labour Minister urges labour unions to institutionalize social protection schemes

Labour unions have been urged to take it as part of their mandate to institutionalize social protection schemes that would support their members in the event of any socioeconomic shock. Mr Ignatius Baffour Awuah, Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, said Government and employers must ensure that all workers were enrolled onto social security schemes as well as other social …

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Akufo-Addo has a soft side for fisher-folk – Minister

Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development Madam Elizabeth Naa Afoley Quaye has reiterated President Akufo-Addo’s commitment to upgrading the livelihoods and progress of fisher-folk. She said the dedication was evident in the distribution of hundreds of outboard motors, the elimination of premix fuel challenges and the construction of landing sites. The Minister made the remarks at a durbar of chiefs …

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DSF distributes coronavirus items to communities

Dream Shapers Foundation (DSF), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has sensitized two communities on World Health Organization and Ghana Health Service COVID-19 preventive safety protocols to help stop the spread of the disease. The two communities are MaCarthy Kope in the Greater Accra Region, and Pupuni near Akosombo in the Eastern Region. The Foundation demonstrated to Community members how to handle and wear …

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Coronavirus: NCCE educates POLWA on continuous adherence to protocols

Madam Doris Gbongbo, the Bono Regional Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has called for continued adherence to the directives against the spread of the novel Coronavirus disease. She said although some the restrictions were eased that did not mean the fight against the pandemic was over. She said people needed to protect themselves by strictly observing …

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Kotoka International Airport to be opened on September 1 – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced the reopening of the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) from Tuesday, September 1, 2020. This is after a thorough work by the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), the Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL), Ghana Health Service and the Ministry of Health. Akufo-Addo made this known during his 16th televised address to the nation on the measure …

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Former Black Stars player Olabode Williams begs Abedi Pele for help

Former Hasaacas player, Herbert Olabode Williams has called on his colleague and former Black Stars captain Abedi Pele to come to his aid and that of his former colleagues who are struggling. According to the former Accra Greats Olympics player, he is happy that Abedi Pele did what he couldn’t do because of injury by playing at the highest level during his …

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Gideon Mensah lands in Portugal ahead of imminent move to Vitória Guimarães

Ghana defender Gideon Mensah has touched down in Portugal ahead of impending switch to Liga NOS side Vitória Guimarães. Mensah left Austrian giants Red Bull Salzburg to join Belgian Jupilar Pro League side Zulte Waregem on a season-long loan last summer, providing 2 assists in 19 games before the season was cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis. The 22-year-old has …

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