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We’re not denying Ghana’s fmr presidents visas – US

The US Embassy in Ghana has clarified former presidents of Ghana will still enjoy diplomatic courtesies, despite an initial fiat that it has stripped protocol visa allocation to top Ghanaian government officials. US Ambassador to Ghana, Robert Jackson, told the Foreign Affairs Committee of Parliament: “As for the protocol, normally if you are applying for official travel there is no …

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Jealous Boyfriend, 42, Stabs University Of Ghana Girlfriend On Campus

A 42-year-old man identified as Ibrahim Musah is in the custody of the Legon Police after he violently stabbed a female student of the University of Ghana, alleged to be his girlfriend in the neck on Friday night. The victim, Zara Hussein is a Diploma in Adult Education student and a resident of Akuafo Hall. Reports say the suspect came …

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12-Year-Old Boy Murders His 11-Year-Old ‘Girlfriend’

A 12 year old Standard Three pupil was lastweek charged before Naivasha High Court judge Christine Meoli for killing his 11-year-old girlfriend identified as Mary Nduta in Magumu village in Kinangop, Kenya.The boy(pictured with his lawyer) from Kinangop allegedly stabbed the girl to death on July 5, 2016,claiming that dark forces ordered him to stab the girl three times as …

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Okyenhene To Sanction Persons Who Question His Authority

The Overload of Akyem Abuakwa State, Okyenhene Osagyefo Amotia Ofori Panyin has issued stern warning to persons who attempt to impugn his authority by dragging his name into disrepute particularly on matters related to chieftaincy disputes. According to Okyenhene, Ofori Panyin Palace will no longer tolerate acts of assailing his personality and the stool and has as a result subsequently …

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Security agencies not recruiting – Interior Ministry

The Ministry of Interior has warned the public to be wary of scammers purportedly recruiting for the various security agencies under its jurisdiction. The Ministry in a statement said “no Agency under the Ministry of the Interior would undertake a recruitment exercise without advertising in the Dailies.” “The General Public is therefore informed that no Agency under the Ministry of …

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China sinks $15bn into Ghana’s economy

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has expressed optimism over a $15 billion funding partnership agreement and commitment reached between the Government of Ghana and China. The funding partnership with China, Dr. Bawumia explained, is not based on the traditional model of borrowing and aid. The new model, he noted, is based on the bargaining power of the country’s natural resources …

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Rawlings, Konadu greet Muslims

Former President Jerry John Rawlings and his wife Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings have congratulated the Muslim community on the occasion of the feast of breaking of the fast – Eid ul Fitr. In a statement issued in Accra on Sunday, the couple commended Muslims for committing to a month-long fast in supplication to Allah. “The prayer, sacrifice and purification that you …

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TUDEC feeds individuals, families to mark Eid-ul-Fitr

The Ghana-Turkey Co-operation and Development Association (TUDEC), a non-profit organization in Accra, Ghana has this year began its usual Iftar dinner and parcels of food package deliveries across the length and breadth of Accra. The association every year takes this responsibility upon itself to try and cover as many people as possible during the Holy month of Ramadan. This year, …

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