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August 16, 2017 8:50 PM Sierra Leone mudslides: 105 children among hundreds killed in disaster

President Ernest Bai Koroma said flags would fly at half-mast after calling the humanitarian challenge ahead "overwhelming" and seeking urgent help after visiting the devastated hilltop community of Regent on Tuesday. Officials at Freetown's central morgue said Wednesday that 105 of the more than 300 officially dead were children, and burials began on Tuesday 1

August 16, 2017 4:50 PM Up your game – Youth group tells Akufo-Addo

A youth group, Dynamic Youth Movement of Ghana, has asked the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his government to up their game in turning the country’s economy around for the betterment of its youth. The group said it has observed that there are issues affecting the economic wellbeing of the people, including education, job creation, corruption 1

August 16, 2017 9:03 AM Licensing Exam For Teachers A Waste Of Time

National Association of Graduate Teachers [NAGRAT] has kicked against the introduction of a licensing examination for graduates of Colleges of Education. President of NAGRAT, Christian Addae-Opoku said it will not make sense that the Ghana Education Service will mandate the schools to produce professional and after the graduation of the trainee teachers 3

August 16, 2017 6:27 AM Robert Mugabe's wife back in Zimbabwe after 'beating model with extension cord'

There was no immediate public comment on the case from Grace (52) a possible successor to her husband President Robert Mugabe (93) who has ruled Zimbabwe since 1980. But Zimbabwe government sources confirmed she had returned home. "Yes, she is back in the country. We don't know where this issue of assault charges is coming from," said a senior government 2

August 15, 2017 6:11 PM Grace Mugabe back in Zimbabwe after being accused of assault in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG/HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's first lady, Grace Mugabe, returned home on Tuesday from South Africa after failing to turn herself in to police in Johannesburg to face charges of assaulting a model in a hotel room. There was no immediate public comment on the case from Grace, 52, a possible successor to her husband President Robert Mugabe 1

August 15, 2017 2:56 PM Customs sensitizes Public on the need to pay tax

Bolgatanga, Aug. 15, GNA - The Upper East Regional command of the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has held its second quarter public tax education forum for selected stakeholders in Bolgatanga under the theme, “Taxation; Key to Ghana’s Economic Growth”. The Acting Upper East Sector Commander of Customs Mr Francis Tanlongo, disclosed 3

August 15, 2017 12:40 PM Montrealer killed in Burkina Faso attack 'wanted to make a difference'

Bilel Diffalah and Tammy Chen, 2 Canadians killed in attack, both had Montreal links Montrealer Bilel Diffalah, one of two Canadians killed Sunday when gunmen opened fire on a restaurant in the capital of Burkina Faso, was in the West African country because "he wanted to make a difference," says the director of the volunteer program he was representing 1

August 14, 2017 6:25 PM Mom previously accused Charlottesville driver of beating her

The driver charged with killing a woman at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville was previously accused of beating his mother and threatening her with a knife, according to police records released Monday. Authorities say 20-year-old James Alex Fields Jr. rammed his car into a crowd of counter-protesters on Saturday in Charlottesville, killing 3

August 14, 2017 3:26 PM Papa Ekow Spio-Garbrah Please Be Realistic

It is rather absurd, to speak much less about the downright stupid and thoroghgoing idiotic for former Education and Trade Minister Mr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah to be faulting President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for failing to show up at the tomb of the late President John Evans Atta-Mills, on the 5th anniversary commemoration festivities of the passing of the latter 2

August 12, 2017 4:52 PM Oil money will be used to fund free SHS – President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that the proceeds from the Ghana’s oil would be channeled into the funding of the Free Senior High School (SHS) Programme when it takes off next academic year. He stated that so long as he remained as the President, funds from the oil production would not be allowed go into few individual pockets, while 1