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September 15, 2017 1:15 PM OMA FutureStars festival of sport slated for September 16

The fourth edition of the OMA FutureStars Festival of Sport will come off at the Tema Sports Stadium on September 16. The event, which will see students from five Tema-based schools competing for honours in 5-aside football and netball. This year’s event will see the introduction of a sprint competition to discover the fastest boy and girl. Community 48

September 14, 2017 6:05 AM #CitiBizOlympics: Dannex Pharmaceuticals poised to win more trophies

Dannex Pharmaceuticals has told Citi Business News it is prepared to win about five trophies in this year’s Citi Business Olympics. The Citi Business Festival which is the biggest corporate sporting programme will come off on Saturday September 23 at the Burma Camp Sports Complex. This year’s event promises to be much bigger and rewarding for patrons 30

September 13, 2017 1:48 PM One family has ruled Togo for 50 years. Huge protests are shaking their grip on power

Barely a soul in Togo has known life under the rule of anyone but Faure Gnassingbé and his father, Gnassingbé Eyadéma. The elder took control of the small West African nation in a 1967 coup. Half a century has passed. Ninety percent of Togo's population is younger than 50. In Togo, life expectancy is still shockingly low. In 38 years of misrule, Eyadéma 71

September 13, 2017 1:17 PM Wiyaala headlines London African Music Festival’s launch party

Ghanaian Afro pop artiste of international acclaim, Wiyaala, will start a couple of shows on Sunday 17th September, 2017 in London. She will be headlining the 15th London African Music Festival launch party at Rich Mix in Bethnal Green Road, London. This comes after her tour in the UK with all-girl group GRRRL, which has been described by many as phenomenal 44

September 12, 2017 2:41 AM More than 22 hectares of land at Mankessim for "planting for food and job" project

The Omanhen of Mankessim Traditional Area, Osagyefo Amanfo Edu VI, said Mankessim has more than 22 hectares of land suitable for vegetable production. He, therefore, urged the youth to take advantage of the “Planting for Food and Jobs” programme by the Government to go into vegetable cultivation to create employment to better their lot. The Government 31

September 11, 2017 7:48 AM Mankessim Devotes 22 Hectors of Land to “Planting for Food and Job” Project

The Omanhen of Mankessim Traditional Area, Osagyefo Amanfo Edu VI, said Mankessim has more than 22 hectares of land suitable for vegetable production. He, therefore, urged the youth to take advantage of the “Planting for Food and Jobs” programme by the Government to go into vegetable cultivation to create employment to better their lot. The Government 52

September 11, 2017 5:11 AM French-Lebanese director faces military tribunal over film

French-Lebanese director Ziad Doueiri, whose most recent film just won a prize at the Venice Film Festival, was briefly detained after arriving at Beirut airport and must appear at a military tribunal Monday, he told AFP. The director arrived in Lebanon Sunday ahead of the premiere of his new film "The Insult" which opened to rave reviews at Venice and earned 68

September 9, 2017 1:03 PM Nana Meets Northern Chiefs

President Akufo-Addo is hoping to see the installation of a new chief (Ya-Na) at Dagbon in the Yendi Traditional Area by December this year. “We are prepared to support fully, any formula that you (traditional leaders) think will bring lasting peace. It is in the interest of all of us that this matter is brought to a permanent end. I would love to see that this year, by the time of the Damba 87

September 9, 2017 12:58 PM Peace is a prerequisite for progress

Accra, Sept. 9, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on chiefs from the Northern Region to speedily settle all chieftaincy, land and ethnic disputes to accelerate the development and progress of the area. He made a passionate appeal to eminent traditional rulers handling the 15-year-old Dagbon chieftaincy crises to find an amicable 40

September 2, 2017 1:14 PM We’ll remain steadfast in building a nation that works for all – Bawumia

Vice-President Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has pledged to remain steadfast in their determination to build a nation that works for everybody and not a privileged few. He therefore called on the people to give strong backing to the government as it rolled out its’ carefully thought out policies and programmes to fight poverty and make things better 43