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October 30, 2017 7:32 PM Government to support Rehoboth properties to build affordable houses

Accra, Oct. 30, GNA - Mrs Freda Prempeh, the Deputy Minister of Works and Housing, has assured of government support to Rehoboth Properties, a Ghanaian owned real estate Company to build affordable houses in Danfa, in the Greater Accra Region. She commended the efforts of Rehoboth Properties to construct 1,700 affordable housing units on an 81 acre land at Danfa 53

October 29, 2017 10:15 PM In Niger, Where U.S. Troops Died, a Lawless and Shifting Landscape

The United States has about 800 service members in Niger, yet the scale of its military operations there surprised even two high-ranking senators: Chuck Schumer of New York, the Democratic leader, and Lindsey Graham, an influential South Carolina Republican, said in recent interviews on “Meet the Press” that they had not realized the extent of the military’s 134

October 26, 2017 4:20 AM Urban rush – of migration and food security

Migration, as a growing phenomenon, is a critical determinant in shaping global economic, political and social policies. And while migration has been a source of economic and cultural benefits, the recent global trends are indicative of the travesties faced by populations, who migrate due to lack of food security and conflict. A large share of migrants 119

October 25, 2017 4:09 PM Arrest Assin Fosu chief for concealing defilement of 4-year-old – Human rights group

The Youth for Human Rights Africa (YoHRA), is demanding full-scale investigations into the alleged concealment of a defilement case, by the chief in Assin Addientem. YoHRA wants a “well collaborated full-scale investigation by the Ghana Police Service and all other government agencies into the matter.” A four-year-old girl is fighting for her life after 62

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 161

October 19, 2017 4:58 AM Under 17 World Cup: Coach Fabin pays tribute to fan-tastic Ghanaian support

MUMBAI: They were a small number that occupied a corner of the second tier. Around 20 to 25 at the most, draped in the vibrant colours of the Ghanaian flag which made them hard to miss. They had come to cheer the Black Starlets to a win and a place in the quarterfinals of the Under-17 World Cup. Samuel Fabin's boys didn't disappoint them as they overcame 94

October 18, 2017 2:40 PM Manhyia police 'waiting for culprits to report themselves' after Daily Guide attack

The Manhyia Divisional Police Command has extended an open invitation to leaders of the Kumasi Youth Association who locked down the Kumasi offices of the Daily Guide newspaper. ACP Kwaku Buah, speaking to Joy News, said they are not aware of the existence of any group by such a name. He said they got to know of the group after the protestors left posters 32

October 18, 2017 8:01 AM Adaklu gets first ‘One District, One Factory’ project

The Adaklu District, which is one of the most deprived in the Volta Region and the country in general, will be the first to benefit from government’s flagship “One District, One Factory” programme. According to the Volta Regional Minister, Dr Archibald Letsa plans were far advanced to cut the sod for the construction of a starch factory in the Adaklu 54

October 15, 2017 7:12 AM When jittery, divided S-West APC leaders gathered in Ibadan

High-wire political maneuver played out during the meeting of All Progressives Congress, APC, governors, ministers and others political office holders from the Southwest of Nigeria, held in Ibadan last Thursday. The meeting, which was hosted by Senator Abiola Ajimobi, governor of Oyo State, was held inside the Governor’s Office, Secretariat, Ibadan 84

October 12, 2017 3:48 PM 245 suspected criminals, sex workers arrested in Kumasi

The police in Ashanti Region have arrested 245 suspected criminals and sex workers at various criminal dens in the Kumasi. Joy News’ reporter Nana Yaw Gyimah said the suspects are being screened for processing before a court. The Regional Police Command has explained the exercise forms part of its strategies to rid the metropolis of criminals 29