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October 20, 2017 3:42 AM Liberia’s controversial school reforms divide the nation a year on

On a weekday morning in Cecelia Dunbar school, a bumpy hour’s drive from Liberia’s capital, a group of seven-year-olds concentrate on their maths lesson, seated at individual wooden desks. Children at schools like Cecelia Dunbar read and count at a level improved by 60 percent from a year ago — proof, according to the government and private education 79

October 19, 2017 10:07 PM Cass Sunstein: Russia uses Marxist tactics, and so does Trump

Karl Marx and his followers argued that revolutionaries should disrupt capitalist societies by “heightening the contradictions.” Russia used a version of that Marxist idea in its efforts to disrupt the 2016 presidential campaign. It should come as no surprise that the most powerful nation from the former Soviet Union, whose leaders were schooled in the Marxist 64

October 19, 2017 5:44 PM No More ‘Wahala’ in Business Registration- Dr. Bawumia

The Vice President of the Republic, H.E Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has launched the automated business registration system, ‘e-Certificate’ and ‘e-Payment’ on the online portal of the Registrar General’s department with an assurance that the long delays associated with business registration is now a thing of the past. Launching the event at the Banquet Hall, State 22

October 19, 2017 5:28 PM It’s absurd to read politics into sanction of 131 radio stations – Minister

Minister of Communications Ursula Owusu-Ekuful today said it is absurd for anyone to suggest that the 131 radio stations sanctioned by the National Communications Authority (NCA) were targeted for political reasons. The Minister also said it is preposterous for anyone to suggest that the implementation of a law that Parliament passed is a threat to media 47

October 19, 2017 4:26 PM Gov’t makes agricultural modernization urgent priority – President

Kumasi, Oct 19, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has underlined the government’s determination to pursue aggressive modernization of the nation’s agriculture to substantially increase productivity and reduce food import. He said its agenda for the next four years was to transform agriculture by improving production efficiency and ensuring 31

October 19, 2017 1:08 PM Commission of Enquiry for new regions inaugurated

The Akufo-Addo administration is advancing plans to create three new regions with the inauguration of a nine-member Commission of Enquiry, to collate views that will lead to carving out new regions from existing ones. President Nana Akufo-Addo inaugurated the commission on Thursday morning, which will be chaired by retired Supreme Court Justice, Stephen 52

October 19, 2017 12:58 PM Atik Mohammed Applauds Akufo-Addo Gov't Over Digital Address System

Embittered General Secretary of the People's National Convention (PNC) Atik Mohammed has commended the Akufo-Addo administration for introducing the national digital property address system. The national digital Property Address System has been launched to make it easier to find locations and also boost emergency service delivery in the country 16

October 19, 2017 6:07 AM People with disabilities call for more social inclusion

The four groups that form the Ghana Federation of Disabilities Organisations have called for more inclusiveness as a measure of making their lives and living worthwhile. The group made up of the Blind, deaf, special needs and dumb were all not happy about the lack of rehabilitation centres across the Region in particular to give them integrated skills 21

October 19, 2017 12:06 AM Akufo-Addo gov’t is the best since Fourth Republic

Dean of Faculty of Arts and Sciences at the Ashesi University College, Prof. Stephen Adei says the Akufo-Addo government has distinguished itself as the best since the nation returned to constitutional rule. According to him, the administration of Nana Akufo-Addo after being in office for under a year has rolled out some desirable policies that will transform 22

October 18, 2017 10:54 PM Vanuatu denies it will accept Bitcoin for its $200,000 citizenship program

LONDON – The South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu denied it is accepting payments in Bitcoin for its $200,000 citizenship program. “The Citizenship Office, representing the Citizenship Commission, is presenting to the media and other agencies in Vanuatu, that the Citizenship Office has not got any legal confirmation on any so called Bitcoin payments 77