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Poly Bus Scandal: SRC president impeached; demo looms

The recent unrest that engulfed the Bolgatanga Polytechnic over the purchase of a “rickety” 12-seater bus at a bloated Gh¢70,000 is about to take a twist for the worse. In what is the latest development, more than 300 students are said to have appended their signatures to a strong proposal to have the President of the Students’ Representative Council (SRC), …

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Alavanyo – Nkonya curfew reviewed

The Interior Ministry has reviewed the curfew hours imposed on Alavanyo and Nkonya Townships following renewed clashes. The curfew takes effect 8pm to 5.30am effective Sunday, April 23, 2007. “Government continues to express its appreciation to the Chiefs, Elders, Opinion Leaders, Youth and people of the area for their efforts in ensuring peace in the area and urges them to …

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Environ Of Achimota Mall Turns Into ‘Hotspot’ For Sex Workers

Weekend Today can confirm that St Johns, a suburb of Accra on the Achimota- Ofankor road, has become a hot vicinity for sex workers who are often called ‘The Ladies of the Night.’ The sex trade has received a massive boost following the springing of companies including the Achimota Shopping Mall in the area. These Ladies of the Night line …

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Men Are Cheats By Nature – Maurice Ampaw

Private legal practitioner Maurice Ampaw has confessed to cheating on his wife in the past. “Men are potentially cheats and, myself, I have cheated on my wife before, although I’m legally married. So…I’ve cheated and I’ve confessed to my wife,” he disclosed on Class FM on Thursday during a discussion about whether or not men are naturally cheats. According to …

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DKB is a boring comedian – Nana Konadu

Former First Lady, Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, gave a damning verdict on Ghana’s King of Comedy, DKB, when she said his jokes were boring. At an event headlined by DKB, Nana Konadu stormed out of the Accra International Conference Centre unexcited and unconvinced that DKB would shake the audience into a frenzy. An avid patron of concerts and comedy shows, …

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Kumasi City Mall Opens

The much talked about Kumasi City Mall was yesterday officially opened to shoppers in the city amid fanfare. Happy-looking shoppers were seen trooping into the ultra-modern facility to have a feel of it and also do some shopping. There was heavy vehicular traffic at almost all the road networks that connect to the imposing facility, situated at Asokwa – a …

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Accra devastated by floods again Photos]

Many parts of Ghana’s capital, Accra was devastated by floods following one hour of rain on Thursday evening. The situation made it very difficult for some motorists to continue their journeys due to the pressure of the flood waters on highways. sahara-flood-5 Residents in areas including Adabraka-Sahara in the capital, were left frustrated as they spent several hours into midnight …

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13 Delta Force Members’ Case Adjourned Again To May 18

The Kumasi Circuit Court hearing the case involving the 13 members of the New Patriotic Party-affiliated vigilante group, Delta Force, has adjourned the case again to May 18, 2017. The Prosecutor for the case, ACP Okyere Darko, requested for the adjournment today [Thursday], because according to him, the Attorney General has called for the docket. The 13 stormed the office …

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‘Vindictive’ Akufo-Addo behind Mahama’s EOCO persecution – Nyaho

The invitation of Ibrahim Mahama, by the Economic and Organised Crimes Office (EOCO) is a clear case of political witch hunt and vindictive persecution sanctioned by president Akufo-Addo, a founding member of the governing New Patriotic Party Dr. Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe has alleged. The EOCO Tuesday invited Mr. Mahama for questioning over some dud cheques he issued to the Custom divisions …

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