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Dr Bawumia, Vice President
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‘Ghana Post’s GPS More Advanced Than US, UK Systems’

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia says features of the recently launched Ghana Post GPS make it more efficient and robust than what exists in the United States and the United Kingdom. The system, which digitally identifies all addresses in the country, has received criticism from some Ghanaians including former President, […]

President Akufo-Addo
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Hard Work And Discipline Makes Useful And Valuable Citizens – President

Stakeholders in the educational sector must instill the virtues of hard work and discipline in school-going children to ensure they become useful and valuable citizens of Ghana, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said.  However, for this to materialise, “it is essential that key players in the education sector, school […]

Maiden SME Summit in Ghana
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Ghana SME CEOs Summit Starting Today, November 20th

The maiden Ghana SME CEO’s summit is scheduled for today Monday, November 20, in Accra, under the theme: ‘Scaling-up SMEs for inclusive growth: The CEO and government as drivers’. The summit will enable global Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) and local SMEs’ CEOs to integrate and interact with world class […]

Prof. Edward Solomon Ayensu
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Ghana Would Have Advanced More If Nkrumah’s Vision Had Been Pursued

The socio economic growth of Ghana would have been far more advanced, if Dr Kwame Nkrumah’s vision for the country had been vigorously pursued after his leadership tenure. This is because Dr Nkrumah believed in development through knowledge based application. Prof Edward Solomon Ayensu, an International Development Advisor on Science, […]

Kwadwo Asare Balfour Acheampong
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Radio presenter KABA is dead

News reaching us from the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra indicate that the radio icon was rushed to the hospital after his sugar level shot up but unfortunately, he could not make it upon reaching the hospital. Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong before this unfortunate news was the host of Asempa […]

It is estimated that one in five Ghanaians defecate openly
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Open defecation costs Ghana over $79 million a year – Report

Open defecation costs Ghana over 79 million dollars a year, a 2012 World Bank report says. It is also estimated, that one in five Ghanaians defecate openly, whilst only one in seven house-holds in the country have toilet facilities. Madam Rushnan Murtaza, a representative of UNICEF, said this at the […]

Fire service management members in a meeting
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University of Energy and Natural Resources develops fire alert system

The University of Energy and Natural Resources in Sunyani in the Brong Ahafo Region, has developed an Advanced Fire information system aimed at alerting the Ghana National Fire Service to respond promptly to fire outbreaks. The technology was developed in partnership with some international organizations and has the capacity to […]

A lot of children are unable to get basic education
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16% of children are ‘out of school’ in Ghana – World Bank report

A new World Bank report on education says in Ghana a considerable number of children of primary age (age six to eleven) are out of school. The World Bank Group Education report 2018 dubbed “Facing forward: Schooling with Learning in Africa” said 16 per cent of kids from the poorest […]

Defiled 4 year old girl and her mother
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Suspect who defiled 4 year old girl arrested

Police have picked up the juvenile who made the news last week for allegedly defiling a four-year-old girl at Assin Adadientem in the Central Region. The boy was not arrested early on although he had been charged with defilement because, according to police, the father of the victim, who first […]

Some angry youth in Karaga
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NPP youth invade police station, free suspects in Karaga

Supporters of feuding executives of the New Patriotic Party in the Karaga constituency clashed Tuesday night vandalizing party installation, an alleged military van and invading a police station in a spread of violence that continues to rock the Northern region. The violence began Monday afternoon with an attack on the […]