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Ghanaians over pampering Martin Amidu – Yamoah Ponkoh

Former Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of Ejisu/Jauben in the Ashanti Region under the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC), Hon. Yaw Afrifa Yamoah Ponkoh believes, the nominee for the Special Prosecutor position, Mr Martin B.K.A Amidu is enjoying the goodwill of many Ghanaians. “Ghanaians are pampering him too much …he is …

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Prez. Nana Addo jets off for two-day conference in Nigeria

President Nana Addo has been invited by Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Most Rev Dr Matthew Hassan Kukah, to attend a two-day International Conference on Transformative Governance in Africa. A statement signed by Director of Communications at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin, said the President left the country on …

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Accra floods again after rainfall

Several parts of Accra, including Kaneshie, Abossey Okai, Kwame Nkrumah Interchange, Nima Highway, Tantra Hill, have been flooded. The downpour caused some drains to overflow their channels. Waste materials, particularly plastic bottles swam effortlessly in the Odaw River. Kaneshie floods Several parts of Accra, including Kaneshie, Abossey Okai, Kwame Nkrumah Interchange, Nima …

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Taifa Junction road crash leaves 6 dead, scores injured

Six passengers are feared dead with scores injured after a Sprinter bus lost control and crashed into a concrete at Taifa Junction in Accra, Tuesday. Some passengers were reportedly trapped in the bus for a while but personnel from the Ghana Fire Service and Police Motor and Traffic Department (MTTD) arrived promptly at the scene …

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Akufo-Addo appoints 2nd Deputy BoG Governor

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed Elsie Awadzi as the 2nd Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana. The appointment is, however, subject to consultation with the Council of State. Mrs Awadzi is an international economic and financial lawyer with a total of 21 years of professional experience working …

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[Photos] Ebony’s death; the scene and cars involved

Fast-rising Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Ebony Reigns, died Thursday night in a motor accident on the Sunyani-Kumasi highway. The Jeep SUV, in which she was travelling after visiting her mother in Sunyani, crashed into a VIP bus near Abesewa in the Brong Ahafo Region at a section of the highway where …

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Akufo-Addo to assess ministers one-on-one Monday but…

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is expected to meet his ministers one-on-one from Monday, the Minister of State in charge Monitoring and Evaluation has revealed, in an exercise to assess their performances. This is also to review the overall performance of the government after a year in office. Speaking on …

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Collapsed telecom mast kills trader in Takoradi

The incident happened on Tuesday afternoon when the telecommunication mast erected on a four-story building collapsed. A music and movie CD dealer, identified as Abdul Aziz, was caught up in the collapse, with the mast landing directly on him. The deceased was reportedly going about his routine business when the …

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