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September 22, 2017 4:14 PM Veteran Ghanaian actor reveals how he finally got UK visa almost two decades ago

Veteran Ghanaian actor, Abeiku Nyame, popularly known as Jagger Pee, has revealed that once upon a time he acquired a visa to the United Kingdom (UK) with the aid of fake documentation. According to Abeiku Nyame, he had previously attempted to travel to the UK several times with little result, but that using the fake documents secured him a visa. He stated 99

September 22, 2017 11:17 AM President Nana Akufo-Addo, 7 others hold talks with President Trump

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo together with eight other African Heads of State, last Wednesday, at the side-lines of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, held talks with the President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, on US-African relations. The 8 Heads of State present at the meeting were President Muhammadu 68

September 22, 2017 8:22 AM CAFpresident Ahmad arrives in Ghana for WAFU Cup grand finale| News

The president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad has arrived in Accra and will be at the Cape Coast Stadium for the final match of the 2017 Fox- WAFU Cup of Nations at the Cape Coast Stadium on Sunday September 24. Mr. Ahmad arrived in Ghana on Thursday afternoon with the leadership of CAF for an Executive Committee meeting which 66

September 20, 2017 7:21 PM Trump’s puzzling speech to African leaders, annotated

President Trump delivered a brief speech to African leaders Wednesday at the United Nations, and in the span of about 800 words, he twice conjoined the names of two countries, Namibia and Zambia, creating the nonexistent nation of “Nambia,” and told the leaders that many of his friends go to Africa to “get rich.” Below are his full remarks, along with our annotations 68

September 17, 2017 3:15 PM Wear Ghana Fair Launched to Promote Ghana’s Culture

The National Commission on Culture (NCC) in partnership with the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) has launched the “Wear Ghana Fair,” with a call on Ghanaians to increase awareness on the development and promotion of Ghana’s culture. The fair is earmarked towards the Authority’s “See Ghana, Eat Ghana, Wear Ghana, Feel Ghana” campaign, of which September 65

September 16, 2017 4:27 PM President Akufo-Addo first recipient of GhanaCard

President Nana Additional Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday became the first recipient of Ghana’s new National Identification Card, signalling an era of contemporary robust identification that would expedite Ghana’s development drive. The new identification card, tagged “the GhanaCard”, would meet all basic biometric needs of the country and would enable the harmonization 53

September 15, 2017 7:56 AM EU mulls longer Schengen checks to fight terror

Brussels, Belgium | AFP | The EU said Thursday it may allow countries in Europe’s passport-free Schengen zone to carry out internal border checks for an extra two years to tackle terror threats. Home Affairs Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said there was no longer any need for temporary checks that several countries reintroduced last year as a result 69

September 15, 2017 5:38 AM Kenya regulates foreign travels by civil servants

“This is to notify you that it has been decided, until further advised otherwise, no government official will travel outside the country without clearance by the president,” Mr Kinyua says in the letter which is also copied to the Director of Immigration Gordon Kihalangwa. It has always been the policy of the government to curb foreign travel by its officers 38

September 14, 2017 2:26 PM Tepa Nursing Training College accountant absconds with ¢150,000

The Tepa Nursing and Midwifery Training College in the Ashanti Region risks closure as the accountant is reported to have absconded with GH¢150,000 meant for the payment of electricity bills. Luv News checks indicate that continuing students have to endure pitch darkness at night as the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has cut power to the school due to its indebtedness 40

September 13, 2017 10:55 AM Ghana picks 10 awards at Travel Market Confab in Lagos

They were among top 100 African women recognised for their immense contribution to tourism growth as a vehicle for the development of Ghana and Africa in general. Other awardees were the Head of Human Resource of the Ghana Tourism Authority,(GTA) Ms Gifty Kwansah; the Head of Sales and Marketing of Africa World Airline, Ms Victoria Takyi; the Managing 66