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October 22, 2017 11:00 AM I don’t believe NPP gurus are behind CID Boss’ dismissal

A leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said that he does not believe gurus in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are behind the dismissal of immediate past Director General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Inusah Fuseini, who is the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale Central in the Northern Region, noted that there 1

October 22, 2017 10:34 AM Volta GJA launches maiden awards

Ho, Oct. 22, GNA - Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, Volta Regional Minister, has launched the maiden Volta Journalists awards by the regional branch of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) with a call on journalists to promote government's transformation drive. He said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo considered the media as the pivot of his “ambitious 1

October 22, 2017 10:01 AM Daddy Lumba unveiled as tourism ambassador

Minister of Tourism, Arts & Culture, Catherine Afeku, has unveiled highlife musician Charles Kwadwo Fosu, popularly known as Daddy Lumba, as Ghana’s tourism ambassador. The musician, who has been described by a section of the stakeholders in the creative industry as one of the talented Ghanaian and most sought-after musician, is expected to use his personality 1

October 22, 2017 7:07 AM Opportunity exists to engage AMERI – Kwabena Donkor

Dr Kwabena Donkor, former Minister of Power has stated that there was an opportunity for the government to engage AMERI Energy for re-negotiations. According to him, it was wrong for the government to criminalise other parties in the deal before engaging them for discussions. Dr Donkor was also at the Committee to respond to questions over the $510 million 1

October 21, 2017 6:18 PM Bolga SHS students ordered to name culprits who vandalised teachers’ vehicles or pay

Headmaster of Bolgatanga Senior High School (Big BOSS) has given students of the school up until Monday to name students who vandalised three vehicles of teachers following the death of their colleague or be levied to pay. At least three cars belonging to teachers were vandalised and a teacher’s residence came under attack from stones wielding students 15

October 21, 2017 3:46 PM Over 85,000 farmers applied technologies in 2016 crop season

Tamale, Oct. 21, GNA - More than 85,000 farmers and individuals applied improved technologies and practices on over 72,600 hectares of land during the 2016 crop season. The application of these improved technologies combined with training and marketing assistance led to farmer beneficiaries selling produce valued at over $120 million. This came to light 1

October 21, 2017 3:12 PM Opportunity exist to engage AMERI

Accra, Oct. 21, GNA - Dr Kwabena Donkor, former Minister of Power has stated that there was an opportunity for the government to engage AMERI Energy for re-negotiations. According to him, it was wrong for the government to criminalise other parties in the deal before engaging them for discussions. Dr Donkor made the statement when he appeared before 3

October 21, 2017 1:08 PM Akufo-Addo, others bid Paapa Yankson farewell [Photos]

President Nana Akufo-Addo on Saturday joined hundreds of Ghanaians at the forecourt of the State House in Accra, to pay their final respects to the late highlife legend, Paapa Yankson. Others including the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Abelema Afeku, General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Asiedu Nketia as well as a host of others 22

October 21, 2017 12:49 PM Bolga SHS students go on rampage following untimely death of their colleague

Students of the Bolgatanga Senior High School (Big Boss) in the Upper East Region, on Friday went on a rampage around in their school in protest over the death of their colleague. Eliasu Zakari passed at the Bolgatanga Regional Hospital, and his friends and colleagues have blamed his untimely death on their senior housemaster. According to some aggrieved 19

October 21, 2017 10:27 AM Slashing NCA fines by 50% refreshing but… – Sam George

The Member of Parliament for the Ningo-Prampram Constituency, has welcomed a decision by the National Communications Authority (NCA), to slash by 50 percent fines it imposed on some radio stations cited for non-renewal of their licenses. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) legislator had earlier accused the NCA of contravening certain constitutional 8