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Tema: 400 staff of Rider Steel to lose jobs

About 400 workers of the Rider Steel Company Limited in Tema risk losing their jobs by March 15 if the company does not resume operations. Located within the Tema Export Processing Zone, the company halted operations in October 2016 in protest against unfair electricity tariffs being charged by the private power generation company – the Enclave Power Company (ECP). ECP …

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I don’t care about my haters – Charlotte Osei

The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Mrs. Charlotte Osei says she is not worried about all the negative comments made about her but only focused on doing her best for the country. Mrs. Osei in the run up to the 2016 election was attacked on several occasions by members of the then opposition NPP. Allegations were made that she exchanged …

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Declare State Of Emergency On Accra Floods – Vanderpuije

The government must declare a state of emergency following perennial flooding in some parts of Accra including the Kwame Nkrumah Circle, Alfred Oko Vanderpuije, former Chief Executive of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), has said. According to him, the John Mahama administration developed some road maps to deal with the flooding situation in the capital and some other parts of …

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Otiko storms Marwako…orders investigation into assault

Gender Minister Otiko Afisa Djaba has issued a directive for an investigation into the inhumane treatment meted out to a Ghanaian worker at the Abelenkpe branch of Marwako by a Lebanese supervisor. The Minister, who has given the Labour Ministry a one week ultimatum to submit a report on the incident was accompanied by her colleague, Minister for Employment and …

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A/R: Police arrest man who set house ablaze killing ex-lover and 3 others

Police in Suame in the Ashanti Region have arrested the suspect who set fire to the building of his ex-girlfriend on Monday dawn which killed four persons at Breman Nkontwima, a suburb of Suame. The deceased include a woman, her two children and her new found lover. According to the police, the 28 year old suspect by name Godfried Nyamahe …

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E/R: JHS 2 student commits suicide in Kitchen

A 16 year old Junior High School Student of Child of Hope Preparatory School at Akyem Osiem, Barbra Asante has committed suicide. The deceased was found hanging in the Kitchen of her parents house at Akyem Tafo on Tuesday. The body of the deceased has been deposited at the Akyem Tafo Hospital Morgue. An eye witness told Kasapa News, the …

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My life is in danger under Akufo Addo – Akua Donkor

The Founder and Leader of the Ghana Freedom Party (GFP), Madam Akua Donkor has said her life has been in danger ever since President Akufo Addo assumed power. According to the farmer turned politician who has been described by some political watchers as a comic relief in Ghanaian politics, the level of the President’s hatred for her, has left her …

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Horrible gang rape video shakes up Upper East

A bush rape of a teenager, perpetrated by a gang at night and captured on video, has sparked strong shockwaves across the Upper East region, with angry residents mounting pressure on the police to bring the culprits to book. The victim was completely helpless, as shown in the 2-minute clip, as the hooligans pinned her to the ground and subjected …

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