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The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association has announced their strike beginning today Friday December 2. The Regional Chairman Jones Afriyie Antoh told tv3 after a crunch meeting on Thursday December 1. The Association threatened to extend it to all health facilities in the Ashanti by Tuesday, if the embattled National Service Scheme (NSS) regional […]Continue Reading
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The Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto has said that a number of significant investments have been made by the Akufo-Addo government since 2017 to improve agriculture in the country. He told Parliament that farmers are benefiting from subsidized input programmes and other interventions. He was briefing Parliament on the National Farmers’ […]Continue Reading
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The Benkumhene of the Asaman-Tamfoe, Nana Boakye Darkwa, has denied allegations of involvement in illegal mining and pointed out that the Okyenhene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin II, broke traditional norm by destooling him. He has, therefore, dared Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin II to provide evidence of his allegations. “If Okyenhene has concluded that I am […]Continue Reading
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The Chiefs and people of the Volta and Oti Regions are requesting the government to release some 52 youths arrested in connection with violent attacks on some state installations in the Volta Region. The accused persons who were arrested for their alleged involvement in the attacks reported to be orchestrated by the Western Togoland secessionist […]Continue Reading
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The State prosecution called on its 4th witness Albert Appiah, a farmer from Denkyira Domenase who told the court that Aisha Huang had taken over his farmland near Bepotenten for her illegal mining activities. Submitting his witness statement into evidence, Albert Appiah noted that Aisha Huang approached him in the company of her employee, James […]Continue Reading
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The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association ( GRNMA) has announced staggered strike action plan to drum home their demand for the dismissal of the Ashanti Regional Director of the National Service Scheme (NSS), Mr Alex Opoku Mensah, who verbally assaulted a nurse at the Manhyia District Hospital recently. The association had given the National […]Continue Reading
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The West Africa Examinations Council (WAEC) has said it regrets wrongly citing Action Secondary Technical School (ASTS) in Madina, for examination malpractice during its Friday, 16 September 2022 update to the media. “During the Council’s Second Update to the media on September 16, 2022, Action Secondary Technical School, Madina, was wrongly cited as one of […]Continue Reading
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The Ghana Police Service has offered psycho-social support to victims of Tuesday’s fire incident at Kantamanto market in Accra and also refreshed them with food and water.. This was after owners of the affected shops were conveyed to the Accra Regional Police Headquarters where relevant details were taken from them as part of ongoing Police investigation processes. “In Continue Reading
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Economist Joe Jackson has retracted and apologized for recent comments to the effect that budgetary allocations to the Agric Ministry were less than that of the Council of State. He made the said comments while commenting on details of the 2023 budget presented to Parliament by the Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, on Thursday, November […]Continue Reading
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Personnel of the Ghana National Fire Service Tuesday morning had a torrid time battling a raging fire which destroyed properties and goods running into millions of cedis at the Kantamanto Market  in Accra. The fire which reportedly started at 4:30am Tuesday morning, burnt all the wooden structures and stalls in a large portion of the market as it billowed thick smoke Continue Reading
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The Technical University Senior Administrators Association of Ghana (TUSAAG) has announced its intent to embark on a strike action if the government fails to resolve their issues before December 6, 2022. The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Association, according to a Citinewsroom.com report, has given the government up to the said date to resolve […]Continue Reading
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Fetish priestess turned evangelist, Patricia Asiedu, popularly known as Evangelist Mama Pat, has praised God for keeping her safe when she was jailed over allegations of a money doubling scheme. During ministration, the Heavenway Champions International Ministry leader disclosed that she owed God because there had been no attempt on her life. “Forty days in […]Continue Reading