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October 29, 2017 4:48 PM Defence Minister urges Ghana Armed Forces to bring back patriotism

Accra Oct 29, GNA - Mr Dominic Nitiwul, the Minister of Defence has urged the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) to help Ghanaians to bring back patriotism to ensure unity, development and integrity. He said no nation had been built without the active support of the Armed Forces, adding that, government would engage the GAF in its development projects either in road or rail way construction 57

October 28, 2017 1:51 PM Man United 1-0 Tottenham: Martial comes off the bench to fire winner

Anthony Martial came off the bench to score a late winner for Manchester United against Tottenham. The French forward, introduced in place of Marcus Rashford midway through the second half, settled a cagey encounter nine minutes from time when he latched on to Romelu Lukaku’s headed flick-on and fired past Hugo Lloris. Lukaku had hit the post for United 60

October 28, 2017 12:24 AM The Latest: Hundreds against independence rally in Barcelona

Not everyone in Catalonia is pleased with their regional government’s vote to declare independence from Spain. Hundreds of people against independence marched Friday night in downtown Barcelona, waving Spanish flags. In response to the Catalan move, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says his government is firing Catalonia’s regional government, dissolving 145

October 27, 2017 11:26 PM As a Republic Struggles to Be Born, Barcelona Holds Its Breath

There were a few crucibles of emotion, in particular inside the Catalan Parliament, where the independence decision was made — and in the street outside, where a few thousand independence supporters gathered in expectation of a celebration. During an acrimonious debate inside the parliamentary chamber, lawmakers bickered publicly on the backbenches as their 116

October 27, 2017 6:55 PM Ghana Post GPS is safe for users

Accra, Oct. 27, GNA - Nana Osei Afrifa, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of VOKACOM, the digital addressing system software developers, has debunked assertions that the application software was vulnerable to security interference and that hackers could easily hack into the system to steal users bio-data for mischievous purposes. Speaking at a media 226

October 27, 2017 1:29 PM Catalans declare independence from Spain

The Catalan regional parliament has voted to declare independence from Spain, just as the Spanish government appears set to impose direct rule. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy earlier told senators direct rule was needed to return “law, democracy and stability” to Catalonia. The crisis began when Catalans backed independence in an illegal vote earlier 39

October 25, 2017 10:13 AM Video/Photos: Traders at Asafo panic as two-storey housing 12 shops sinks

A two-storey building around the Asafo Interchange in the Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi is sinking by the minute. Panicked traders are moving their wares out of the five-year-old building which houses 12 shops at one of the busiest locations in the capital. The pavement all around the building has cracked up as the building sinks into the ground 176

October 25, 2017 5:16 AM Solutions to recurring gas explosions; beyond the blame game [Article]

The proliferation of petrol and gas filling stations across the country has raised safety concerns amidst the less than satisfactory compliance with minimum environmental safety requirement in the operations of these facilities. Available statistics indicate that between 2014 and 2017, Ghana has witnessed eight major gas explosions – the Kwame Nkrumah 110

October 24, 2017 5:43 PM 17-year-old robber injured in gun battle with police

A gun battle between police officers and armed robbers at Omenako near Suhum on the Accra-Kumasi highway at dawn on Tuesday has left a 17-year-old boy injured. The teenager was part of the armed robbery gang robbing a faulty truck, loaded with assorted goods, that had been left on the highway. Joy News' Maxwell Kudekor reported that police received information 34

October 23, 2017 6:37 PM France seeks transfer of suspected Thalys train attack accomplice

France has issued an arrest warrant for a Moroccan man being held in Germany who is suspected of helping plan a 2015 attack on a Paris-bound train, a judicial source said Monday. Redouane Sebbar, 25, is suspected of having a hand in the August 2015 attack by fellow Moroccan Ayoub El Khazzani on a high-speed Thalys train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris 112