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February 3, 2018 4:30 PM Syria war: Outcry over ‘mutilated’ female Kurdish fighter

Kurds in Syria have reacted furiously to videos showing Turkish-backed rebels abusing the body of a female Kurdish fighter killed in battle. Barin Kobani was part of all-female unit challenging a Turkish-led offensive in north-west Syria. Kurdish officials accused fighters allied with Turkey of “playing with her corpse” and mutilating it. Last month 38

January 23, 2018 7:22 AM Neil Diamond retires from touring after Parkinson’s diagnosis

Singer Neil Diamond has announced he will retire from touring, after a recent diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease. Diamond, who turns 77 on Wednesday, cancelled his March tour dates for Australia and New Zealand on medical advice. In a statement, he said he took the decision “with great reluctance and disappointment”. “I have been so honoured to bring my shows 61

January 23, 2018 5:30 AM Ghana’s imports drop marginally in 2017

Ghana’s imports have dropped marginally between 2016 and 2017, figures from the Bank of Ghana have shown. The country’s imports declined from 12.9 billion dollars in 2016 to 12.7 billion dollars in 2017. This translates into a drop of 1.7 percent within the one year period. Total exports also reached 13.7 billion dollars from 11 billion dollars in 2016. As a result 66

November 29, 2017 1:44 PM Fight against malaria ‘stalling’ – WHO

The UN’s World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that the global fight to eradicate malaria shows signs of stalling following recent success. We want [this to be] a wake-up call to the malaria community. We are not on track, and we need to get back on track.” Funding has been allowed to plateau over the last 10 years, the WHO said. It also said a complacent 49

November 17, 2017 5:26 PM Court orders Melcom to pay Tic Tac GHc300,000

Hip life musician Nana Kwaku Duah aka Tic Tac has won a case against Melcom for using his image to plug their products in the absence of a contract. In keeping with this, Melcom on Friday, 17th November 2017 was ordered by an Accra High Court to pay Tic Tac compensation of GHC 300,000. According to Justice Amo Yartey who delivered the judgement, it was illegal 94

November 1, 2017 9:03 AM Government examines options on AMERI deal – Minister

Mr Boakye Agyarko, Minister of Energy, has said government is looking at all options available to them with regards to the AMERI deal. He said government is also examining all the decisions in terms of the financial implications to the country. Mr Agyarko made the revelation when he appeared before Parliament’s Committee on Mines and Energy over the AMERI 39

October 31, 2017 5:37 AM Accra City Hotel is ‘Best in HR Management’

Accra City Hotel has won the Best Hotel HR Management in Hospitality at the 2017 Human Resource (HR) Focus Awards in Accra. The locally managed 4-star hotel was recognised for demonstrating commitment and excellence in implementing international best practices in human resource management. In a year full of honors, the hotel is poised to consolidate 43

October 31, 2017 4:25 AM The world united in great twitting against the blockade to Cuba

Washington, Oct 30.- The International Committee Peace, justice and dignity to the people convened today to people in solidarity with Cuba in the world, especially those who live in the United States, to participate in the morning in a great twitting against the blockade. A note of the group are based in California recalled that on November 1st, for the twenty-sixth 82

October 29, 2017 1:49 PM “Less than 10 per cent of children out of school”

Accra, Oct 29, GNA – A new World Bank report on education says in Ghana less than 10 per cent of children of primary age (age six-11) are out of school. The World Bank Group Education report 2018 dubbed “Facing forward: Schooling with Learning in Africa” said 16 per cent of kids from the poorest quintile were out of school and that there was gender distinction 85

October 29, 2017 7:18 AM EIB Network scoops 15 Awards at 2017 RTP Awards

Excellence in Broadcasting (EIB) Network scooped fifteen (15) prestigious awards at the 7th edition of the Radio and Television Personality (RTP) awards which came off on Saturday at the Accra International Conference Centre. GHOne TV’s News Editor/Presenter, Nana Aba Anamoah took home the biggest award of the night. She won the ‘Personality of the Yearâ 104