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November 2, 2017 2:39 PM Video: 2017 Stanbic Jazz Festival will be a celebration of music

Headline act for the 2017 edition of the Stanbic Jazz Festival is promising patrons a weekend of unforgettable music experience as the event kicks off later Thursday. Internationally acclaimed saxophonist, Gerald Albright, is one of the biggest contemporary and straight-ahead jazz musicians, who has earned his reputation as a ‘musician’s musician 335

October 30, 2017 11:14 AM Peace Critical For Development

The success of government’s ambitious programmes of social and economic transformation are hinged on its ability to secure the peace and orderly conduct of all citizens and forge unity among all parts of the country, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has observed. He has thus stressed his government’s commitment to ensure the full application of the law to safeguard 79

October 29, 2017 6:33 PM VRA, ECG and other not aware of MOU exempting Krobo’s from paying bills

Accra Oct. 29, GNA- The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) and Volta River Authority (VRA) say they do not have in their custody any official document exempting the people on Krobo land from paying electricity bills. The two bodies have therefore challenged some youth on Krobo lands to produce the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) exempting them from paying 54

October 28, 2017 2:30 PM Germany committed to dealing with Climate Change in West Africa

Mr Hans-Hagle Sander, Deputy Head of Mission at the German Embassy has said dealing with climate change has become a key element of Germany’s efforts to develop business with West Africa. He said many German organisations, were carrying out various activities and programmes in West Africa, especially in Ghana, to ensure that the region adapted to the impact 119

October 28, 2017 1:13 PM Security Capos Are Breaking Akufo-Addo’s Heart – Sammi Awuku

National Youth Organiser for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Sammy Awuku says inaction on the part of the security forces to deal with political vigilantism, is causing overwhelming distress to the President, Nana Akufo-Addo. The President he stated, has done his part by appointing persons whom he deemed to be competent, to man the security of the country 78

October 28, 2017 11:34 AM The law must be supreme at all times

Odumasi Krobo (E/R), Oct. 28, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday urged the law enforcement agencies to ensure at all times the supremacy of the law for the cohesion, peace and security of Ghana to consolidate of the gains of its democracy. Thus, they should ensure that everyone in Ghana respects the law, by enforcing it (law) without 81

October 28, 2017 8:42 AM Joshua Alabi calls for transparency in the award of govt scholarships

The former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Professional Studies, Accra, (UPSA), Prof Joshua Alabi has called for community-based participation in the award of government scholarships, so as to help target and support the education of brilliant but needy students in deprived farming communities. He is of the view that such community participation 84

October 27, 2017 4:53 PM Act with unity – Akufo-Addo to Krobos

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged the Chiefs and people of Krobo, in the Eastern region, to act with unity, and as one people, in order to lift up the fortunes of Krobo, in spite of their divisional allegiances. According to President Akufo-Addo, the people of Krobo can only realise the full gains of the policies, programmes and projects 52

October 27, 2017 1:08 PM Canada is helping Ghana to manage flood risk-High Commissioner

Accra, Oct 27, GNA - Madam Heather Cameron, the Canadian High Commissioner, has announced that her country is helping Ghana to improve flood risk management in Accra through its International Development Research Centre. She said the assistance was very critical in helping provide scientific evidence to develop an integrated climate smart flood management 98

October 27, 2017 10:32 AM Why I was named Aare Ona Kakanfo — Gani Adams

badagry—OTUNBA Gani Adams has disclosed that his enthusiasm and commitment to the promotion of the Yoruba culture was one of the factors that earned him the Aare Ona Kakanfo title. He said this yesterday at the grand finale of the 2017 Olokun Festival held at Suntan beach, Badagry. Adams, who is also the founder of Olokun Foundation, urged the Yoruba 83