Friday, 20 January 2017

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  • Akufo-Addo Must Withdraw Inaugural Speech-Minority - The Minority in Parliament has asked President Nana Akufo-Addo to withdraw his inaugural speech delivered before the august House  last Saturday over plagiarism claims that have since caused Ghana international embarrassment and dishonor on international media networks such as CNN, Aljazeera ,Reuters, Washington Post among others. “Considering that this inaugural...
  • TERROR OF PREDATORS - -NPP Youth On Rampage Barely 48 hours after the beautiful ceremony to swear in President Nana Akufo Addo which attracted widespread international commendation of Ghana as the beacon of democracy, foot soldiers of the New Patriotic Party are on rampage destroying the accolade Ghana has received. This seriously undermines the...
  • A letter to Akufo-Addo: Citizens we shall remain; not spectators - I write this personal epistle to you Nana Akufo-Addo, president of Ghana.  Hope you find it worthy. I listened, read and wrote about your inaugural speech. I was inspired! I took home with me many phrases of inspiration from your speech . I felt proud. Not only because your oratory...
  • THE OBTUSE IGNORANCE OF THE PRESIDENTIAL RED CARPET AND TRENDING PHOTOS - Governance is protocol (  the official procedure or system of rules governing affairs of state or diplomatic occasions) and protocol is the etiquette (the customary code of polite behaviour in society or among members of a particular profession or group) of ceremonial functions. In the affairs of official state functions,...
  • Why I Still Do Not Trust Nana AddoDankwaAkuffoAddo - Do you trust Nana AddoDankwaAkuffoAddo, the President-elect?  I do not trust him. He has been pronounced the winner of the 2016 presidential elections by the Electoral Commission Chair, Charlotte Osei. But do I trust him to be able to deliver on his lofty campaign promises. I do not trust him...
  • Why the President-Elect Visited the Dodowa Forest - Why will the President-elect, Nana AkuffoAddo , a native of Akropong and Kyebi in the Eastern Region start his “Thank You  Tour”  following his victory in the December polls from DODOWA? According to Media reports, The President-elect, Nana AddoDankwaAkufo-Addo on Tuesday called on the Greater Accra Regional House of Chiefs...
  • My Handing Over Notes To The President-Elect  - My dear President –Elect, Your Excellency Nana AkuffoAddo. Respectfully, I have formed a one man transitional team to prepare my handing over notes to you. I wish to start off with the Petroleum Sector of the economy. I wish to hand over to Your Excellency, a very good state of...
  • We need to change this date! - Earlier this week, the almost forgotten sound of a Christmas carol floating in the vicinity of my house reminded me that for many people this year’s Christmas season has been nearly eclipsed by Election 2016.   It also called to mind that there is need for the Electoral Commission to...
  • Nana Addo 2016 Keyword Is ‘Change’ - Yes; 2016 represents a Personal year ‘5’ for Ghana’s main political opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer, William Nana Kweku Addo-Dankwa Akufo-Addo; his Color is Aquamarine and his Jewel, therefore, Aqua Turquoise: Nana’s Key-Word for the year is rightly, “CHANGE” December 7, 2016 is Nana Addo’s ‘6’ Lucky Day; this...
  • Mahama Is A Wounded-Healer - The current (‘5’ later-life cycle) of Ghana’s president, John Dramani Kwame (huh; Kwame-Dubai?), Mahama makes him likely to spend, if not all, most of his later-years travelling around the world or pursuing some eclectic hobby or interest. He is also likely to be unburdened by financial problems and will have...

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Health Minister nominee to probe Korle Bu Christmas bonus saga

The Minister Nominee for Health, Kwaku Agyeman Manu has disclosed plans of launching a full scale audit into circumstances that led to the alleged payment of huge sums of money as Christmas bonuses to some staff at the K...
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6-year-old burns to death after soaking herself in Kerosene

A 6-year-old girl has been burnt to death after naively  soaking herself with kerosene near an open fire. The little girl while playing around the house, poured kerosene on herself thinking it was water. The kerosene, ...
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Mortuary attendants exposed in corrupt deals at Kibi hospital

Mortuary attendants at the Kibi Government Hospital in the East Akim Municipality of the Eastern region have been exposed for engaging in fishy deals by management of the facility. The conduct of the attendants which has...
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Yagbonwura will reject the division of Gonjaland into two regions...

Yagbonwura Tuntumba Boresa (I), Prince Hamlet Boresa has said that his father who is the King and Overlord of Gonjaland would reject the balkanization of Gonjaland for any purpose or agree to the division of Gonjaland in...
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GES ORDERS CLOSURE OF KUMASI SCHOOLS

– As Late Asantehemaa Joins Ancestors Today Finally after nearly a week-long final funeral rites backed by display of rich traditional Ashanti culture, the late Queenmother of Asante, Nana AfiaKobiSerwaaAmpem II go...

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URSULA OWUSU EKUFUL WITH PRESIDENT NANA AKUFO ADDO

NCA, NITA to be revamped to work better – Ursula...

Ghana’s Communication Ministry is poised to rejuvenate the operations of government agencies including the National Communication Authority (NCA), the National Information Technology Agency (NITA) and the National Iden...
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ICH revenue assurance for NCA not same as GRA tax...

Communications Director of Afriwave Telecoms Ghana Limited, Donald Gwira has debunked allegations that the company is being paid by the National Communications Authority (NCA) for a job meant for the Ghana Revenue Author...
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OPEC Seeks to Quiet Doubts on Supply Cuts as Rally...

When OPEC and Russia meet this weekend to gauge progress on their oil-supply deal, they’ll be trying to dispel the shadow of previous unfulfilled promises. Oil prices rose 20 percent in the month after OPEC agreed to c...
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Lagarde warns UK of pain ahead as Brexit approaches

The head of the International Monetary Fund has warned the UK there is still likely to be “pain” ahead as Theresa May prepares to trigger the UK’s departure from the European Union. Christine Lagarde to...
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Don’t drive Private Sector agenda with partisan approach – Dr...

The founder of Yamson and Associates, Dr. Ismael Yamson has warned the Akufo Addo led government not to drive the country’s private sector agenda he promised Ghanaians with a partisan approach. According him using such...

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Family planning giant, DKT International, in fake abortion drugs scandal

It has emerged that family planning giant, DKT International, used unregistered drugs to terminate pregnancies at their facilities, exposing the women to severe medical complications. Joy News’ Kwetey Nartey, who uncov...
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Cholera outbreak looms in Kumasi as heaps of waste are...

Heaps of uncollected solid waste within the central business district of Kumasi in the Ashanti Region have triggered fears of a possible cholera outbreak in the area if immediate action is not taken. Though city authorit...
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37 Military Hospital runs out of blood

The recent gas explosion near the Trade Fair Centre at La in Accra, which resulted in the death of 11 people and injury to more than 40 others, has caused shortage of blood at the 37 Military Hospital. According to the P...
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Access to mental healthcare needs expansion

  The Head of Mental Health Authority, Dr. Akwasi Osei, has emphasized the need to bridge the existing gap in mental health treatment by extending services to all parts of the country. He noted in an interview with ...
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Staff of Stanbic bank save 7-month-old baby with hole in...

Staff of Stanbic Bank have donated $8500 to offset the surgical cost of Elaine Esther Akosua Owusu, a 7 month old baby diagnosed with three holes in her heart. Born with one large hole and two small ones in her heart, Ba...

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Obiri Boahen’s open threats must be condemned – Kofi Adams

 The National organizer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams, is calling for an open condemnation of threats of reprisal attacks by the New Patriotic Party’s Deputy General Secretary, Nana ...
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Freddie Blay is reckless and irresponsible – Koku Anyidoho

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Monday petitioned the International Community to intervene in what they described as ‘’irresponsible lawless conduct’’ of invincible forces. The party has consistently ca...
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Financial pressure mounted on MP’s unbearable – MP

Newly sworn-in Members of Parliament are yet to receive their first salary but their constituents have started making financial demands from them. The new Member of Parliament for Kwabre East, Francisca Oteng-Mensah who ...

NPP snubs NDC on reprisal attacks

The leadership of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has said it will fight back with the measurable strength should the opposition National Democratic Congress(NDC) decide to create chaos, and unleash any attack on it...

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Nigerian air strike ‘mistake’ leaves 50 dead in refugee camp

Nigeria’s air force killed 50 people and injured 120 in an air strike on a refugee camp in the northeast on Tuesday, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said. The military said the strike had targeted Boko Haram. MSF said t...
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Mark Zuckerberg dismisses VR allegations

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg appeared in court on Tuesday – suited, booted and apparently unfazed by accusations his company stole innovative virtual reality technology. A day’s worth of questioning in the Da...
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West African force ready to deal with Jammeh after January...

A Nigerian military source has disclosed that a joint West African force will intervene in the Gambia if President Jammeh refuses to peacefully handover power at the end of his tenure. The force is believed to be led by ...
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US visa-free residency for Cubans ends

The Obama administration on Thursday announced the repeal of a measure granting automatic residency to virtually every Cuban who arrived in the United States, whether or not they had visas, ending a longstanding exceptio...

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Late goals see Lincoln, Sutton and Blackpool through

It was a night of FA Cup upsets as National League sides Lincoln City and Sutton United both defied the odds and produced plenty of late drama to move into the fourth round of the FA Cup. Lincoln found a stoppage-time wi...
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Black Stars see off Uganda to set tone for good...

A lose touch by Isinde was capitalized by Asamoah Gyan in the box who was brought down by the Ugandan defender. Andre Ayew, just like in the opener against Senegal in 2015, stepped up and scored. The only difference betw...
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Egypt Adds Ex-footballer Mohamed Aboutrika To Terror List

Egypt has added ex-football star Mohamed Aboutrika to a terror list for his alleged links with the banned Muslim Brotherhood, his lawyer says. Mr Aboutrika is accused of financially supporting the Brotherhood, which Egyp...
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Ghana Minigolf League Tees Off Sunday

Ghana’s first ever Minigolf League is set to tee off this Sunday at the Marvels Sports Club at Dzorwulu in Accra. The League, which is expected to span a period of four weeks will see participants from across the count...

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Family planning giant, DKT International, in fake abortion drugs scandal

It has emerged that family planning giant, DKT International, used unregistered drugs to terminate pregnancies at their facilities, exposing the women to severe medical complications. Joy News’ Kwetey Nartey, who uncov...
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Cholera outbreak looms in Kumasi as heaps of waste are...

Heaps of uncollected solid waste within the central business district of Kumasi in the Ashanti Region have triggered fears of a possible cholera outbreak in the area if immediate action is not taken. Though city authorit...
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37 Military Hospital runs out of blood

The recent gas explosion near the Trade Fair Centre at La in Accra, which resulted in the death of 11 people and injury to more than 40 others, has caused shortage of blood at the 37 Military Hospital. According to the P...
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Access to mental healthcare needs expansion

  The Head of Mental Health Authority, Dr. Akwasi Osei, has emphasized the need to bridge the existing gap in mental health treatment by extending services to all parts of the country. He noted in an interview with ...

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