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December 6, 2017 1:50 PM Six feared dead in chieftaincy clash in East Gonja

Six people are feared dead with scores injured following gunfire exchanges between Kalampor and Kafaba, two farming communities near Salaga in the East Gonja district of the Northern region at dawn of Wednesday. Residents link the clashes between the two communities to a long-standing chieftaincy dispute over who is the rightful ruler of the Kafaba and Kalampor 11

December 4, 2017 11:19 AM Students angry over schools’ closure for Asantehemaa’s funeral rites

Some students in the Kumasi Metropolis are displeased with the suspension of classes today [Monday], in line with activities put in place by the Manhyia Palace for the observation of the final funeral rites of the late Asante Queen Mother, Afia Kobe Ampem II. Students reported to school this morning only to be told there will be no teaching and learning 11

December 3, 2017 5:06 PM Kumasi schools to close down over late Asantemaa’s funeral rites

Schools in the Kumasi Metropolis and the Asokore Mampong Municipality in the Ashanti Region will be closed on Monday, December 4, 2017 to pave way for the commemoration of the final funeral rites of the late Asantemaa in the region. This was announced by the Ashanti Regional Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES) in a statement. In the statement 11

December 2, 2017 6:00 AM Ghana’s local fish supply to increase by 100,000 tonnes

Government is seeking to increase the local fish supply by 100,000 metric tonnes by 2018. This is in line with the objective of reducing the country’s overdependence on imported fish. The Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Elizabeth Afoley Quaye, who disclosed this also maintained that the effort will correct the balance of trade deficit that Ghana 13

November 29, 2017 1:44 PM Fight against malaria ‘stalling’ – WHO

The UN’s World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that the global fight to eradicate malaria shows signs of stalling following recent success. We want [this to be] a wake-up call to the malaria community. We are not on track, and we need to get back on track.” Funding has been allowed to plateau over the last 10 years, the WHO said. It also said a complacent 21

November 18, 2017 5:36 PM Bawumia mourns Asempa FM’s KABA

Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, says he is filled with grief over the demise of broadcaster and host of Asempa FM’s late afternoon political show, ‘Eko Sii Sen’, Kwadwo Asare-Baffour Acheampong, popularly known as KABA. KABA passed away on Saturday after he was rushed to the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra following a short illness. Dr. Bawumia 27

November 17, 2017 5:26 PM Court orders Melcom to pay Tic Tac GHc300,000

Hip life musician Nana Kwaku Duah aka Tic Tac has won a case against Melcom for using his image to plug their products in the absence of a contract. In keeping with this, Melcom on Friday, 17th November 2017 was ordered by an Accra High Court to pay Tic Tac compensation of GHC 300,000. According to Justice Amo Yartey who delivered the judgement, it was illegal 32

November 14, 2017 10:30 AM Kuami Eugene’s ‘Angela’ hits 1 million views on Youtube

Kuami Eugene’s ‘Angela’ is not only enjoying air play. It has gotten 1 million views on Youtube. This is a big deal for the up and coming artiste who was discovered in the 2016 MTN Hit maker. In the history of Lynx Entertainment, Kwami Eugene’s ‘Angela’ is the first to have clogged 1 million views, beating Eazzy, Zigi, OJ Blaq, KiDi, Irene Logan, MzVee 45

November 6, 2017 12:35 PM Aduana Stars crowned GHPL champions

Premier League champions Aduana Stars have been decorated with their Premier League winners medals at a colourful ceremony in Dormaa-Ahenkro. Aduana defeated Brong Ahafo Regional rivals Berekum Chelsea in a special coronation match at the Nana Agyemang Badu 11 Park in Dormaa on Sunday. GFA Vice President George Afriyie led officials, including PLB Chairman 37

November 2, 2017 2:48 PM 2018 WC Qualifiers: Mo Salah out of Ghana clash

Egypt Head Coach Hector Cuper has left out Liverpool forward Mohammed Salah in his final 25-man squad to face Ghana in their final FIFA World Cup qualifier in November. The Pharaohs who have already secured qualification to their first World Cup in 27 years will be without Salah who has been their lead marksman throughout the qualifying rounds. The 25-year-old 42