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Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan dies

A close source to the family who confirmed the sad news to citinewsroom.com, said Mr. Annan died this morning, Saturday, August 18, 2018, at a Hospital in the Swiss city of Bern. He is reported to have fallen ill on his way back from South Africa (the Mandela centenary). He was hospitalized in Geneva and later airlifted to the capital, ...

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I didn’t dump corpse at drinking bar- Pastor explains

The Public Relations Officer of the Spirit of Truth Ministry Irene Achrna, has explained the reason their God-father Bishop Kingsly Harrison, dumped the corpse of the late Doreen Harrison at their family house. According to the Public Relations Officer, Irene Achrna the deceased, at the age of eight, was adopted by the pastor after the death of her father, Togbe ...

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SAPEIMAN DESERVES BETTER- OKAMFRA I

The development chief of Sapeiman surbun of Amasaman  Nii Abbey Okanfra I hinted that Sapeiman deserved better was due to lack of access to road and 24hrs security in this country and beyond because Sapeiman is the place IN where people of the left from the right north and south above and below coexisting with perfect  harmony has a bright ...

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Adey Coker Debunks Allegation

Contrary to a press statement issued by the family of Mrs. Grace Osafoa Akuamoah Darteh alleging that the Managing Director for Acorn Forex Bureau Ltd Mr. Joseph Adey Coker has illegally purchased a land belonging to Darteh Family. in a swift respond to the allegation, Mr. Adey Coker presentedocument (indenture) to debunk the said allegation claiming the land was purchase ...

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Dadekotopon Development Trust Denies Three Persons

The East Dadekotopon Development Trust has issued a disclaimer against three persons claiming to be members of the Trust. They include Gilbert Oblie Lomotey, Emmanuel Odoi Yemoh and Joseph Nii Nai Adjei (Nii Kwade Okropong I) who are parading themselves as Trustee, Executive Secretary and Chairman of the East Dadekotopon Development Trust respectively. In a disclaimer signed by the Chairman ...

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Social Enterprise Ghana SME workshop held

A one day workshop was held to equip civil society organisations in Ghana on how to showcase locally made goods and international entrepreneurs across the globe. Speaking at the workshop under the auspices of social enterprise Ghana in collaboration with British council of Ghana,the head of Industrialised and sustainability development of the Ministry of Trade and Industry Mr. Paa Ekow ...

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Woman assaulted by police officer at Midland branch speaks

Patience Osafo, the lactating mother who was assaulted by a police officer at a Midland Savings and Loans branch in Accra has spoken about the incident and said it happened on Thursday, July 19, 2018. According to her, she started going to the Midland branch to withdraw her money on Friday July 13, 2018 and for five days, the staff ...

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MTN Ghana To Commission 6 Million Maternity Block for Tema General Hospital

Ghana’s leading telecommunication giant, MTN is set to commission a 40 bed capacity maternity block for Tema General Hospital on 20th July, 2018. This   ultra-modern maternity block constructed for Tema General Hospital worth is 6 million Ghana cedis. The Gh₵6 million project which was awarded to a construction firm, Brushwell Associates Limited commenced work on 9th November, 2016. The facility, ...

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V/R: Nneka Youth Foundation Transforms 11,000 Lives

In Volta Region, especially in Afadjato South District children are dropping out of school at an alarming stageas a result of teenage pregnancy. As a result of menace, a number of them are engaging in social vices such as drug abuse, prostitution and others. More so, some of these children work in unconducive environments just to help salvage their situation ...

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NDC’s developmental works in Kasoa more visible-Kasoa Zongo Chiefs

Zongo Chiefs in Kasoa has conceded to the fact that developmental works undertaken by the erstwhile Mahama led administration in Kasoa is evident and can attest to. Speaking at the Odikro Palace during an engagement with NDC constituency executives, Dagomba Chief  Abdullah, mentioned that, Zongo Chiefs take account of the works by the NDC during their tenure. A comment other ...

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Nungua Mantse lost Respect after injunction on the Homowo-Numo Gborbu

In a history of Nungua no chief have placed an injunction of the celebration of its own festival. Witnessing the ordeal by the self-claimed chief of Nungua with falsehood Nii Dr Royal Majesty Odaifio King walentse whom have been parading himself over sometimes now.The legitimate chief priests of Nungua traditional Council and overlord of the Ga state, Numo Gborbu hinted ...

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Concern National Service Personnel to Drag NSS Boss to Court

National Service Secretariat (NSS), through your high office, to furnish us reasons why an amount of Gh15 was deducted from our mandatory national service allowance of Gh559.04, resulting in payment of GH544.04 as allowance for June, 2018, without giving us any prior notice”. The statement has given the Secretariat seven days ultimatum to repeal its decision else the Concerned Personnel ...

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Jumia Ghana Launches 6th Anniversary ‘Salebration’

Ghana’s largest online retail company has launched it’s 6th anniversary celebration and sales campaign dubbed ‘’Jumia @ 6 salebration’’  Ghana’s leading online retail company on Thursday officially launched it’s 6th anniversary celebration. Speaking during the press briefing held in Accra, Jumia Ghana’s management shared insights on the upcoming anniversary sale as well as successes the company has achieved over the past 6 years. ‘’This ...

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Express Media College Holds 9th Graduation

The Express Media College on Saturday, July 14 held her 9th Graduation Ceremony at the Cathedral main hall premises in Accra.   The occasion was graced with the presence of important dignitaries as well as parents, loved ones and friends of the graduating students.   According to the director of Express Media College, Mr. Gideon Kisseih lauded the efforts and ...

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PUBLIC WARNING, FROM EAST DADEKOTOPON DEVELOPMENT TRUST

THE EAST DADEKOTOPON DEVELOPMENT TRUSTwishes to warn the General Public that MR.BENJAMIN KODJO YEMOH JNR. OF LA, ACCRA aka B.K. aka Nii B.K. Yemoh Jnr. whose picture appears below is NOT a Trustee of the EAST DADEKOTOPON DEVELOPMENT TRUST and has no lawful authority to sell, lease, alienate or transact any business on behalf of the Trust in respect of any ...

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FAFA MAKES DONATION TO NUNGUA NEWLIFE CHILDREN’S HOME

Anam Fafa, as part of her birthday celebration has shown love to the new life orphanage home at Nungua, She was acompany by close friends both childhood and school mates to make the donation. Among the items she donated were; cooking oil, toiletries, indomie, and many other items worth millions of Ghana cedis. Fafa as she is affectionately called seized ...

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IRAN CLINIC MOVES TO IMPROVE HEALTHCARE SERVICE DELIVERY IN GHANA

As part of efforts to improve healthcare delivery in the country, Iran Clinic, a non-governmental Organization (NGO) providing quality healthcare services to Ghanaians at very affordable rate in collaboration with Ghana Red Cross have signed a memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to train 10,000 first aid volunteers mainly from Accra and it shall be replicated in all the 10 regions so ...

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Two Youth Inducted Into Abese Adonten Council As Youth Leaders

Asafoi Anye Etsuru I and Asafoi Atse Esando Bronin II we’re on Sunday inducted into the Abese Adonten Divisional Council to join the youth members. The two youth leaders swore the oath of Allegiance before the Chief and elders of Nii Sowah Kwade we of Abese Adonten Divisional Council and oath of secrecy admintered by the Abese Adonten Mantse Nii ...

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FIFTH NATIONAL ANNUAL CIVIL SOCIETY FORUM ON THE GHANA IMF PROGRAMME HELD IN ACCRA FIFTH NATIONAL ANNUAL CIVIL SOCIETY FORUM ON THE GHANA IMF PROGRAMME HELD IN ACCRA

The Fifth National Civil Society Forum on the Ghana IMF program on Thursday held at the Mensvic Hotel in Accra on the theme, “Review of the years of implementing Ghana’s sixteenth stabilization program with the IMF: How does Ghana avert another stabilization program with the fund? ” The forum explained that the gross indiscipline in the management of Ghana’s resources ...

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No Chieftaincy Dispute In Osu … Kingmakers

The Kingmakers of Osu Traditional Area have stated that there is no hieftaincy dispute in Osu in respect to the occupant of the Stool. According to them the issue has been settled through the appropriate institutions some years ago for which evidence are available. The Kingmakers revealed that since the installation of Nii Okwei Kinka Dowuona VI, as Osu Mantse ...

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What can i give to God: By Apostle Benedict Owusu Asante of Wordway Liberty Church

If you’ve been a Christian for any length of time, I’m sure you’ve heard and read about how we are supposed to be giving people. While we may accept and agree with that, many of us have an inner dialogue that occurs when God asks us to give something. We wonder why God is asking us to give, especially if ...

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Osu Kingmakers React to ‘Rented’ Demonstration

The Kingmakers of Osu Traditional Area have reacted to a disturbance that happened in the Osu community regarding a demonstration organised by some people claiming to be elders and youth of Osu. According to the Kingmakers, the people claiming to be elders and youth of Osu were hired from the neighboring communities and not Osu indigenes. The kingmakers said this ...

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FIRST LADY COMMISSIONS NEWBORN UNIT FOR 92YEAR OLD CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

The First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has commissioned a state of the art Newborn Unit for the Princess Marie Loiuse Children’s Hospital in Accra, after almost ten decades of operating the facility without one. The commissioning of the facility by the First Lady’s Rebecca Foundation adds to a number of similar and very timely interventions undertaken by her foundation in ...

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GHANA IS LIKELY TO LEGALIZE SAME SEX MARRIAGE BY 2030-Apostle Kadmiel Agbalenyoh

Shocking information revealed suggests that, Ghana is likely to legalize homosexuality at the end of the year 2030 this is according to Apostle Kadmiel E.H Agbalenyoh, Head of Church of Theocracy in Ghana. According to him, the formation of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the United Nations forms basis for its possibility. The ...

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WHAT AFRICAN GOVERNMENTS MUST DO RIGHT!

Fortunately for Africa, its leaders are now taking the reality that required making sure key important paradigms of development were observed and followed on keenly. Even though, the African continent makes steady economic gains, too many countries are not positioned to sustain their progress. They continue to rely excessively on low-agricultural productivity for rural employment and failed to develop strong ...

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Shia Condemn Illegal Israeli Occupant Of Palestinian land

The Shia Muslims of Ghana has over the weekend held its annual program to condemn the illegal Israeli occupation of Palestinian land. According to the Shia Muslims the international system have neglect the issue of Palestinian which is the second important necessity and integral part of Islamic Religion due to on-going plans to demolish the Masjid Al-Aqsa so as to ...

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Ashanti Region Wins Twellium National Quran Competition

With a well-organized event and prepared contestants within the ten [10] Regions of Ghana, the Twelliem National Quran Recitation Competition got off to a great start at the National office of Ahlussunna Wal-Jama’a in Nima a suburb of Accra. All participating Regions arrived hopeful of winning the first ultimate prize which include one thousand Ghana Cedis, a Ticket to Hajj ...

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Jumia Ghana Holds Annual Vendor Conference 2018

Ghana’s largest online marketplace has held it’s Annual Vendor Conference interacting with vendors and the media ahead of this year’s Jumia Anniversary Sales Accra, Ghana, 08 June 2018: Ghana’s leading online marketplace yesterday held a conference to interact with it’s cherished vendors ahead of it’s upcoming 6th anniversary. The event which was attended by vendors from all categories including fashion, ...

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East Ayawaso MP Give 2000 Maths Sets To BECE Candidates

The Member of Parliament for East Ayawaso Constituency in the Greater Accra Accra Region, Hon. Mc Nasser Mahama Toure has give out about two thousand pieces of mathematical sets to Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) Candidates in his constituency. The donation forms part of the MP’s contributions  to motivate students in the constituency writing the BECE examination. The NDC Constituency ...

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AMA ejecting street children, beggars from Accra’s streets

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has begun a special exercise to take street children and beggars off the streets of Accra. The exercise which is in collaboration with La Dadekopton Municipal Assembly (LADMA) began on Thursday 25 May 2018. The AMA has so far picked up 200 persons including children believed to be from Niger and Nigeria from some ceremonial routes, ...

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