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October 25, 2017 11:54 AM Asamoah Gyan Obtains License For "Baby Jet Airline"

The captain of the Black Stars, Asamoah Gyan has obtained a license from the government of Ghana, to operate an airline company in the country, President Akufo-Addo has disclosed. Akufo-Addo made this known at the 2017 African Airshow currently ongoing at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra. The President said: “I have been reliably informed that the captain 133

October 25, 2017 8:51 AM Nestlé And IFRC Working Together To Improve Access To Water And Sanitation

According to the 2017 Joint Monitoring Program Report by the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF, more than 3 million people do not have access to improved water source and almost 8 million people do not have access to improved sanitation in Ghana. Already helping to address this, Nestlé has partnered with the International Federation of Red Cross 55

October 25, 2017 5:33 AM Defiled 4-year-old: Gender Ministry official faults mother for reporting to chief

An official of the Gender, Children and Social Protection Ministry says the mother of a four-year-old girl defiled at Assin Adadientem in the Central Region should not have reported the matter to the chief of the town. Victoria Natsu, who is attached to the Domestic Violence Unit of the Gender Ministry, said being a criminal case, it should have been reported 152

October 25, 2017 4:39 AM Operations of small-scale miners to be audited – Amewu

Government would soon audit the operations of small-scale miners across the country as the basis to approve the continuation of their activities. Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, made the disclosure when he met the Progressive Small-scale Miners Association in Accra on Tuesday. He said the Ministry would come out on Thursday 50

October 23, 2017 5:02 PM EU offers 106 mln euros in humanitarian aid for Sudan

EU commissioner for the Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Managment Christos Stylianides (2ndR), pictured in July 2017, announced an aid package to Sudan, where "millions have been displaced for many, many years" The European Commission on Monday announced a 106-million-euro ($124-million) aid package for Sudan, saying around 4.8 million people needed urgent 132

October 21, 2017 5:56 PM Dr. Nduom ‘bows out’ of frontline role in politics

Flagbearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom may not contest the next presidential election slated for 2020. The three-time presidential hopeful is banking his hope on the younger generation to occupy frontline roles and make it successful. Dr. Nduom who was delivering a speech at the party’s 4th National Convention on Saturday 131

October 21, 2017 4:53 PM Mali mentality masters Ghana in rain-soaked Guwahati

Mali didn't win merely a football match in Guwahati on a sodden Saturday evening -- they reached into their sturdiest core, amplified their strengths and went on to master conditions and opposition on a pudding of a pitch. In what looked like diabolical pitch on which to play a World Cup match, a 2-1 victory over Ghana has taken Mali into their second 122

October 21, 2017 10:33 AM Atomic Explosion, Gas Tanker Driver Dead

The driver of the gas truck which was involved in the Atomic Gas explosion in Accra Ussif, has died. The Chiarman of the Gas Tanker Drivers Association, Shafiu Mohammed, confirmed his death in a telephone interview with peacefmonline.com. According to Mr. Mohammed, the drivers were in a meeting at Kpone in the Greater Accra Region yesterday, Thursday 90

October 21, 2017 10:12 AM Minister orders closure of gas station sited close to Kumasi Abattoir

Source: Ghana I Nhyira FM I Nana Yaw Gyimah Mensah Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei-Mensah, has ordered the closure of Mambah Gas Station at Kaase in Kumasi for operating illegally. The shutdown will, however, take effect after current stocks are sold out. The gas station is also found to be wrongly sited in a heavy commercial enclave near the Kumasi 48

October 21, 2017 8:04 AM Crime down but misery persists one year since Calais camp evacuation

Calais (France) (AFP) - For Fabien Sudry, a senior state official in the port of Calais, the evacuation of the squalid "Jungle" migrant camp 12 months ago has changed the lives of security forces and locals. The number of nightly break-ins into trucks heading for Britain has been divided by three, while intrusions at the tunnel linking France and Britain 107