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Low Deaths Affected Our Sales In 2016 – Coffin Sellers

Coffin sellers in Accra have revealed that low-mortality affected their businesses in 2016. In an interview conducted by Ghana News Agency (GNA), to find out how some businesses fared in 2016. The sellers expressed their views on their sales for the year with one of them blaming it on low deaths. Mr Agyekum Darkwah Junior, a coffin seller at the …

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Stop The ‘Jungle’ Raids: Sam Okudzeto To NPP

A former president of the Ghana Bar Association, Mr Sam Okudzeto, has urged activists of the incumbent New Patriotic Party (NPP) to desist from raiding and vandalising state assets. “Your party has won power, but you are not the one governing, it is the people we elected into office who are the ones supposed to be governing. If all of …

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Kwahu Government Hospital (KGH) threatens strike over logistical challenges

The Management of the Kwahu Government Hospital has threatened to embark on a strike, if government fails to provide them with logistics as well as replace equipment that are not functional anymore in the hospital. Mr Kwame Ampadu, the Administrator for the Hospital said staff attrition is also one of the major challenges facing the hospital. He said most of …

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President Appoints New FDA Boss

Delese Mimi Darko, has been appointed by President Akufo-Addo as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA). She replaces Hudu Mogtari, the immediate past CEO of the authority, who was relieved of his appointment recently. Ms. Darko, is one of the long-serving officers of the FDA working at the agency since its inception. Brief …

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Sexual Harassment: 13 students of Jukwaa Krobo JHS boycott school

Thirteen students of the Jukwaa Krobo Junior High School (JHS) in the Central Region have quit school due to the incessant sexual harasssment by their teachers. The female students who are deeply troubled over the reprehensible behaviour of their teachers say they can no longer contain such advances at them as they’re unable to study. According to reports, the development …

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We fear the Special Prosecutor – Ministers tell Akufo Addo

Ministerial appointees of the President Akufo Addo led-government have assured him that they will strictly comply with all the dictates of their office as public servants. According to them, they’ll strive to comply with the law at all times as they dread the soon to be announced Special Prosector, who many believe would be a ruthless person. President Akufo Addo …

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Otiko approved

The Minister-designate for Gender, Children and Social Protection Ms. Otiko Afisa Djaba has been approved by Parliament after securing more than 50% of votes cast. The Minority side of the House staged a walkout opposing her nomination on the basis that she refused to honour her national service in 2009. The Speaker therefore had to subject her approval through voting …

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Restore protection to JB’s informants – Security analyst to Police

A security analyst Emmanuel Sowatey has urged the Ghana Police service to immediately restore protection for the whistle blower in the murder of the Abuakwa North MP JB Dankwa-Adu. The informant in an exclusive interview with Starrfmonline.com alleged that the police have withdrawn all forms of security and support that was given him when he first blew the cover of …

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