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17:00 New BoG board inaugurated August 9, 2017

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08:56 Akufo-Addo’s ‘flag-stepping‘ photo sparks controversy

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16:48 Nana Addo joins Lawra for Kobineh festival climax [Photos]

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08:43 Former Ashanti Regional Minister, Opoku-Manu laid to rest

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19:54 STC, GPRTU given 48 hours to produce documents over Asafo terminal land

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11:38 Video: Shatta Wale ‘fights’ fan at his birthday party

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14:03 I couldn't wait to capture the moment

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19:52 Marwako La branch open for business after gas leakage scare

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  • Adaklu gets first ‘One District, One Factory’ project

    October 18, 2017 8:01 AM 2

    The Adaklu District, which is one of the most deprived in the Volta Region and the country in general, will be the first to benefit from government’s flagship “One District, One Factory” programme. According to the Volta Regional Minister, Dr Archibald Letsa plans were far advanced to cut the sod for the construction of a starch factory in the Adaklu

  • Kumasi youth attack Daily Guide office over Otumfuo report

    October 18, 2017 7:57 AM 2

    The offices of the Daily Guide newspaper in Kumasi in the Ashanti region has reportedly been invaded by some people believed to be members of the Kumasi Youth Association, Starr News has learnt. The youth group is attacking the media house over its report on the recent banking case in the UK which mentioned the Otumfuo Osei Tutu – a report they believe

  • Akufo-Addo wishes Shatta Wale happy birthday, invites him to Flagstaff House

    October 18, 2017 6:31 AM 1

    It started as a simple request from dancehall artiste Shatta Wale on Twitter on October 13 to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. He asked the president, “Your excellency, Tuesday is my birthday ..what are you giving me ..@NAkufoAddo ” Shatta Wale, born Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr. on October 17, 1984, turned 33 on Tuesday. Following his tweet, the artiste

  • McDan CEO to rescue La Presby students studying on cement blocks

    October 18, 2017 6:00 AM 2

    The well-documented struggles of the first year Senior High School students at the La Presby Senior High School may be lessened after the CEO of McDan Shipping, Daniel Makorley, pledged to donate furniture to first-year classrooms that have students sitting on cement blocks and wooden planks. Citi News’ serialized reports on the school’s troubling infrastructure

  • New social intervention drive tackles child poverty ‘from the womb’

    October 18, 2017 5:31 AM 1

    The Gender, Children and Social Protection Ministry has rolled out a programme it says will sustainably tackle extreme poverty in the country. Director of Policy Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation at the Ministry, Mawutor Ablo, says apart from ongoing social intervention programmes, like the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP), a new system

  • Kintampo College of Health cries for physical infrastructure

    October 18, 2017 5:25 AM 2

    The Kintampo College of Health and Well-Being (CoHK) is in dire need of physical infrastructure, especially students residential accommodation to create congenial atmosphere for effective teaching and learning. The situation requires government’s intervention to save the students from the exploitation of landlords and landladies who charge exorbitant

  • UG wins seventh inter-medical school debate

    October 18, 2017 5:25 AM 2

    University of Ghana (UG), Legon, has emerged champions of the seventh inter-medical school debate, scoring 86 points to overcome the fierce challenge by three other public universities. For their prize, they received a trophy, certificates and a travelling package to Dublin, Ireland, for a four-week attachment programme. The defending champions, University

  • Flush out old and dysfunctional gas cylinders

    October 18, 2017 4:22 AM 2

    Dr Kofi Amponsah-Bediako, the Head of Public Relations, Ghana Standards Authority, on Monday called for a policy to guide the sale of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders to ensure they are standardised on the market. He suggested that the regulatory bodies, before implementing Cabinet’s directives on safety standards, should flush out all old and dysfunctional

  • Study reveals low level of competency amongst children

    October 18, 2017 4:00 AM 1

    A study has revealed low levels of competency in the areas of reading and numeracy skills amongst children of school going age in three districts in the Northern Region. The study surveyed 60 enumeration areas in Kpandai, Sagnarigu and Sawla/Tuna/Kalba Districts covering 1,158 households and 60 schools where 3,209 children aged three to 15 years were reached

  • ACP Addo-Danquah new CID Boss, Bright Oduro out

    October 17, 2017 9:23 PM 2

    DCOP Bright Oduro, has been relieved of the position of Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Police Service. ACP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah, has thus been directed by the Inspector General of Police, David Asante Apeatu, to act as the Director General of the CID. COP Bright Oduro was the Director General in charge