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October 31, 2017 6:41 PM Government to rename Tamale stadium after late Aliu Mahama

Accra, Oct. 31, GNA - Government is to rename the Tamale Sports Stadium after the late Alhaji Aliu Mahama in honour of the former vice President in the Kufuor administration. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo who disclosed this when the Aliu Mahama Foundation called on him at the Flagstaff House on Monday, said the move was in fulfilment of a campaign 60

October 31, 2017 5:58 PM Form Strong Collaboration To Fight Civil Wars – Adwoa Safo To Commonwealth MPs

The Deputy Majority leader of Parliament of Ghana and a member of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Hon. Sarah Adwoa Safo has called on Commonwealth Parliamentarians to form a strong collaboration in mounting a stronger advocacy in silencing the guns on the continent. She said the results of war and conflicts leaves nothing but dare consequences 32

October 31, 2017 5:16 PM YEA bought bicycle for ¢15,000 under Mahama – Awuku

The Board Chairman for the Youth Enterprise Agency Sammy Awuku has disclosed that the agency under the erstwhile Mahama government purchased bicycles for ¢15,000 each. According to him, many of such bicycles were procured for the district and regional coordinators of the agency. “Per our investigations, we found out that some bicycles were purchased 46

October 31, 2017 3:24 PM Nigeria's Access Bank eschews M&A in Ghana growth strategy

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigeria’s Access Bank plans to pursue organic growth in Ghana rather than mergers or acquisitions after the central bank raised the minimum capital requirement for lenders in the West African country, its group chief executive said on Tuesday. Ghana’s central bank in September raised the minimum capital required for banks threefold 43

October 31, 2017 1:31 PM Too many police check points on Ghana’s international roads

The Director of Tema Port, Mr. Edward Osei, has bemoaned the very high number of police check points on the Tema/Paga road. He said this on Monday during the official launching of the second borderless road show in Ghana organized by the Ghana Shippers Authority (GSA), and the Borderless Alliance at the forecourt of Black Star Line, Tema. The programme 73

October 31, 2017 10:16 AM PUWU’s injunction suit against ECG privatization dismissed

An Accra High Court has dismissed an application for interlocutory injunction by the leadership of the Public Utilities Workers Union (PUWU), seeking to halt the privatization of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). According the court, presided over by Justice Lorrenda Owusu, her decision was based on the governing principle of balance of convenience 31

October 31, 2017 7:43 AM Tamale Stadium to be named after Aliu Mahama Nov. 16

Barring any last minute hitches, the Tamale Sports Stadium in the Northern region will be named after the late Vice President Alhaji Aliu Mahama next month. The president announced at the Flagstaff House Monday that he will confer with the Sports minister and issue an executive instrument effecting the change by November 16, which marks the 6th anniversary 39

October 31, 2017 7:16 AM Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan stresses on the need to foster economic ties with Africa

New Delhi, Oct 31 (KNN) Union Minister for Skill development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday addressed the African nations at the inaugural ceremony of India Africa Knowledge Exchange Mission ,organized by Ministry of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship and World Bank. The exchange mission aims to foster the economic ties with African 72

October 31, 2017 7:01 AM Child marriage fight compounded by rise in teenage pregnancies in Sissala East

The increase in teenage pregnancies in the Sissala East District of the Upper West Region has become a major concern besides the incidence of child marriages in the district. Teenage pregnancies reported at health facilities in the district increased from 160 cases in 2016 to 201 in 2017, says Mr Alex Bapula, the Sissala East District Director of Health 42

October 31, 2017 5:15 AM Deputy Minister urges Traditional Authorities to preserve cultural heritage

Mr Frank Fuseini Adongo, the Upper East Deputy Regional Minister has urged the traditional authority in the region to institute measures that will help preserve the cultural heritage of the people. Mr Adongo, who is also the Member of Parliament for Zebilla said when there is a viable preserved culture, it would guide the young generation to live within 38