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October 31, 2017 3:44 PM He’s a disgrace, sack him quick – Ghanaians bash Ayisi Boateng

Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, George Ayisi Boateng’s pledge to prioritize the welfare of New Patriotic Party (NPP) members before considering other Ghanaians, has been met with outrage and calls for his dismissal from some sections of the public. He made these remarks at a ceremony over the weekend to welcome fresh members of the tertiary 191

October 31, 2017 2:37 PM U/E: Doctor eats scraps after “wrongful dismissal”

A medical doctor who was “wrongfully dismissed” from the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and his salary arrears withheld since 2012 has told Starr News he now lives as a single-room squatter who begs for table scraps to survive. Described by many as Ghana’s Ben Carson for his rare pair of ‘healing hands’, Dr. Francis Ibrahim Betonsi was reportedly handed 88

October 31, 2017 9:01 AM ''Lord I thank you''- Asamoah Gyan celebrates first Turkish Super Lig goal

Kayserispor star Asamoah Gyan says his first Turkish league goal has come at the right time. The Ghana captain climbed off the bench to snatch the equalizer in the 3-3 draw at Fenerbahçe on Monday evening. Kayserispor took the lead on 41 minutes courtesy of a neat strike by Bulut but Fenerbahçe S.K responded with three goals. They pulled one back in the 68th minute 84

October 31, 2017 8:53 AM Locking up offices not new – Awuku

The youth organiser of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Sammy Awuku has condemned acts of political violence in the country, but said locking up offices “is not new to our dispensation.” Irate youth of the ruling party have been on rampage since the Danquah-Dombo-Busia tradition took over governance, demanding jobs and forcing government appointees 54

October 31, 2017 6:54 AM Akufo-Addo meets Gnassingbe over Togo crisis

Ghana’s President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has disclosed that his government is very concerned about developments in neighbouring Togo. According to Mr. Akufo-Addo, efforts are being made to ensure that calm is restored in the tiny West African country. Addressing Chiefs of Aflao at the Flagstaff House when they paid a courtesy call on him, the President 58

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 100

October 31, 2017 3:44 AM How Donald Trump Hired and Fired Paul Manafort

When he is backed into a corner, Donald Trump reflexively tries to improvise his way out of the mess. That may have worked in the rough and tumble world of New York real estate, and it certainly helped him become the first political neophyte to lead a presidential ticket since Dwight D. Eisenhower. But on Monday, a trio of past impromptus resulted in a trifecta 447

October 31, 2017 2:05 AM The Latest: First indictments, guilty plea in Russia probe

The special counsel investigating possible coordination between the Kremlin and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has indicted its former chairman. Special counsel Robert Mueller has also revealed how a campaign adviser lied to the FBI about meetings with Russian intermediaries. Paul Manafort, who steered Trump’s campaign for much of last year, and business 117

October 30, 2017 11:16 PM Somali baby born at 32,000ft

An unexpected passenger joined a flight in Somalia after a baby boy was born mid-air, Jubba Airways has confirmed to the BBC. The flight was travelling from Hargeisa, the capital of the self-declared republic of Somaliland, to Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, on Saturday, the Dubai-based airline said. The woman, who was seven-months pregnant, started to feel contractions 86

October 30, 2017 6:03 PM Kenyan President Kenyatta wins 98 percent of vote in repeat election

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta won 98 percent of the vote in a repeated election in which an opposition boycott helped lower turnout to 39 percent, the electoral commission said on Monday. The announcement touched off small protests in a few opposition strongholds but also celebrations in pro-Kenyatta areas. Veteran opposition 117