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November 2, 2017 6:05 AM Ghc80m saved from NDC’s Ghc500m fertilizer contract – COCOBOD

The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cocoa Board, Joseph Boahen Aidoo, has revealed that the new administration has saved the country some Ghc80 million, following the review of a fertilizer and chemical supplies contract of over GHC500 million, awarded by the John Mahama administration shortly before they left office, after losing the 2016 election 129

November 1, 2017 7:11 PM Ayisi Boateng apologises over divisive comments

Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa George Ayisi Boateng has retracted and rendered an unqualified apology over his divisive comments. In a statement Wednesday, Mr. Boateng said “I have, upon sober reflection, decided to retract the comments I made during my interaction with some Members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Ashanti Region over the weekend 67

November 1, 2017 6:56 PM Embattled diplomat retracts, apologises for divisive comments

Embattled diplomat George Ayisi Boateng has unreservedly retracted and apologized for his unfortunate comment that has gotten the media boiling. In a statement, the beleaguered High Commissioner to South Africa said his comments were “unfortunate” and undiplomatic. George Ayisi Boateng made the headlines for saying he would prioritize the interest of NPP supporters 64

November 1, 2017 6:04 PM Former Ghana & Ajax midfielder Yakubu dies

BENGALURU - Former Ghana and Ajax defensive midfielder Abubakari Yakubu has died at the age of 35, the Ghanaian Football Association said on Wednesday. The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. Multiple media reports said that Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday 218

November 1, 2017 5:45 PM Former Ghana and Ajax midfielder Abubakari Yakubu dies aged 35

Former Ghana and Ajax defensive midfielder Abubakari Yakubu has died at the age of 35, the Ghanaian Football Association said on Wednesday. The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. Multiple media reports said that Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday. 'We're sad to hear the death 141

November 1, 2017 3:24 PM Ex-Everton boss Ronald Koeman pays tribute to Abubakari Yakubu after ex-Ajax star passes away

Former Blues centre-back John Heitinga has also paid his respects after the midfielder dies in hospital Former Everton manager Ronald Koeman has paid tribute to Abubakari Yakubu after the ex-Ajax star passed away on Tuesday. Yakubu died in hospital after he was placed on life-support following an illness earlier this week, the Ghanaian FA have announced 130

November 1, 2017 2:21 PM Abubakari Yakubu dead: Ghana FA confirm ex-Ajax man has died aged 35

The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. It's claimed Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday. "We're sad to hear the death of former Ghana, Ajax and Vitesse midfielder Abubakari Yakubu, our thoughts are with his family may his soul RIP," the Ghanian FA tweeted. Yakubu won 16 caps for Ghana 143

November 1, 2017 2:11 PM Defend Ghanaians, Act On Diplomat Gaffe

Ghana’s former Ambassador to the United States has criticised President Akufo-Addo for failing to take action against the High Commissioner to South Africa, over the diplomat’s recent comments. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah says the President’s silence over George Ayisi Boateng’s embarrassing remark that New Patriotic Party (NPP) members are his priority when it comes 89

November 1, 2017 12:43 PM Ghana Football Association Confirm​ Ex-Ajax Midfielder Yakubu Abubakar Dies at the Age of 36

The Ghana Football Association has confirmed that 36-year-old Yakubu Abubakar, who represented the Black Stars in their qualifying matches for the 2006 World Cup, has passed away in the city Tema on Tuesday afternoon. It is still unknown how Abubakar, who spent over 10 years plying his trade in Holland, passed away. Abubakar was first promoted to the senior 160

November 1, 2017 12:31 PM Small businesses could drive growth in Ghana – Danish Queen

The Queen of Denmark, Margrethe II, has suggested that small and middle-sized businesses in Ghana could be the driving force of growth and development in the country. According to her, Denmark had achieved enormous success and gained recognition globally for the impact made by its small enterprises, something Ghana could benefit from. “We have very large 140