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October 15, 2017 5:34 AM Abandonment of Begoro Science Resource Centre affecting science study

Students of the Begoro Presbyterian Senior High School and other schools in the catchment area have been without a functional science laboratory since 2011, with a telling impact on the performance of its science students. The contract for the rehabilitation of the science resource centre at Begoro was awarded to Messrs MOFERG Company Limited, in November 68

October 15, 2017 5:21 AM Natural gas consumers likely to bear some cost of LPG plants

ISLAMABAD: The government is planning to put an additional burden on natural gas consumers by recovering some cost of 60 liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) air-mix plants that will be set up to meet the needs of people in far-off and hilly areas of the country, officials say. Of the 60 plants, which are considered expensive, the impact of weighted average 60

October 13, 2017 7:18 PM Iran nuclear deal: Trump vows not to recertify agreement

US President Donald Trump has condemned Iran as a "fanatical regime" and refused to continue certifying an international nuclear deal. International observers say Iran has been in full compliance with the 2015 deal freezing its nuclear programme. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the US was "more than ever isolated" and could not change the nuclear 92

October 13, 2017 6:20 PM Dubai Police owns a hoverbike because the world makes no sense

If only we all had oil money sitting around. The Dubai Police has a world-renowned fleet of supercars for promotional use, and now, the internet-reknowned force is dipping into the realm of science fiction with a hoverbike. At the Gitex Technology Week conference, the Dubai Police showed off its latest acquisition, a Hoversurf Scorpion hoverbike. While 50

October 13, 2017 6:02 AM Begoro Science Resource Centre abandoned; students’ performance drop

Students of the Begoro Presbyterian Senior High School and other schools in the catchment area have been without a functional science laboratory since 2011, with a telling impact on the performance of its science students. The contract for the rehabilitation of the science resource centre at Begoro was awarded to Messrs MOFERG Company Limited, in November 67

October 13, 2017 5:33 AM Construction of new fuel stations halted by gov’t

In the wake of the Atomic Junction gas explosion, the construction of petrol/diesel and LPG filling points, is to cease immediately until further notice, the government has stated. This directive formed part of nine safety measures outlined by the Presidency after a cabinet meeting on Thursday. The directive follows the massive explosion at an LPG filling 57

October 13, 2017 12:09 AM Tagbo: Davido’s story, by lawyer

The Police in Lagos State have concluded arrangements to transfer the case involving Afro hip-hop artiste, David Davido Adeleke, over the death of his friends, to State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, for further investigations. Meanwhile, Davido, yesterday, released a statement, stating that late Tagbo never entered his car. He also released 100

October 12, 2017 8:08 PM Atomic junction exploded tanker driver and Mansco owner on the run

The Chief Executive of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA), Mr Alhassan Tampuli, who disclosed this at an event in Accra, explained that not only did Mansco Filling Station, the gas outlet involved in the explosion flout the 6 pm cut for discharging gas, but also went ahead to source the LPG from a third party. “So this is what happened on the night 16

October 12, 2017 12:56 PM OMCs condemn ‘unwarranted, illegal’ closure of fuel, gas stations

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies has decried the manner in which some Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives are closing down fuel and gas stations within their jurisdiction. The Association questioned why the lawfully operating outlets are being closed down with no recourse to the law. Joy News’ Joseph Opoku Gapko was at a press 52

October 12, 2017 11:03 AM 7 powerful things Nana Addo has done which make us believe in Ghana again

Yen.com.gh explores the various success and achievements of president of the republic, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo in the span of 10 months. Having lost two elections in a row (2008 and 2012 elections), the victory of President Akufo-Addo in the 2016 general elections came as no surprise to many Ghanaians who believed that now was the time to take on the helm of leadership 92