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January 13, 2014 7:03 AM Mayor Sets Agenda For Massive Dev. In Accra

The leadership of the Accra Mayor, Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije has brought tremendous development to the City of Accra, with many major projects undertaken to ensure the dream of having a Millennium City is realized. In view of these remarkable achievements, the City of Accra can boast of many developments under the unique leadership of Hon. Alfred Vanderpuije 74

January 13, 2014 12:22 AM What Amiri Baraka Said About Kwame Nkrumah-Part l

The year was 2011. Amiri Baraka, Juan Gonzalez, and Amy Goodman sat in a studio. An interview began in earnest. “Amiri Baraka,” Amy Goodman, of Democracy Now, began, adding: “On this day Malcolm X would have been eighty-six-years old. What do you think we should understand about him?” “What we should understand about the impact Malcolm had on the whole 116

January 10, 2014 12:17 PM Waste Everywhere Accra Stinks Badly

There is an Akan proverb which says that nobody points to his father’s house with the left hand, since the use of the left hand is considered a taboo in some instances in Akan cosmology. Simply put, we should be patriotic and proud of where we come from. Not so with the deteriorating sanitary and sewerage challenges that Accra is going through, and indeed 58

January 9, 2014 7:58 PM Conti cleared to continue work on sewer project

Mr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije, Chief Executive of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), briefing the press on the case. With him is Mrs Marietta Brew Appiah-Oppong, the Attorney-General. The Government of Ghana has won a landmark case in a United States court where it was sued by a US company, Tjgem LLC, for punitive damages totalling $425 million 91

January 8, 2014 5:10 PM Columbia Court Throws TJGEM Out, Vindicates Mayor, Dufuor & AG

A Columbia District Court presided over by Judge Berry A. Howell, has dismissed a case filed against the Republic of Ghana, the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije and former minister for Finance and Economic Planning, Dr Kwabena Dufuor by an international construction firm, TJGEM LLC. The matter begin dismissed the payment 77

December 30, 2013 2:30 AM Actress Gloria Sarfo Accepts Boyfriend Proposal

Actress, Gloria Sarfo, popularly known as Nana Ama in the long running TV series Efiewura, received the surprise of her life at the recently held Kumawood and Akoben Movie Awards in Kumasi, when her boyfriend popped an unexpected question on stage after Gloria had received her third award on the night. The boyfriend, who had traveled from the United 98

December 20, 2013 12:23 AM Three AMA Properties Auctioned

They include a 6 bedroom bungalow in which an official of the Assembly resides and which was bought for Ghc780,000; and two other bungalows which went for Ghc725,000 and Ghc750,000. According to Joy News’ Joseph Opoku-Gakpo, Vans Mart Auctioneers conducted the auctions. The sale followed notices of auction placed on the properties by an Accra High Court 59

November 24, 2013 4:01 PM UNICEF says 82,000 children in Ghana die before 5th birthday

Page last updated at Sunday, November 24, 2013 16:16 PM // Madam Rushnan Murtaza, Deputy Country Director of UNICEF, has disclosed that out of every one million children born in Ghana, 82,000 of them die before their fifth birthday. It is also estimated that less than half representing 46 per cent of the babies born in the country are given only breast 107