Author Archives: Jonas Nyabor

Email reveals Jacob Zuma ‘plans second home in Dubai’


South Africa’s embattled president Jacob Zuma has been planning to set up home in Dubai, according to emails published in South African media. The reports suggest deepening ties between President Zuma and the controversial Gupta business family. But the president’s spokesman has dismissed them as an utter fabrication. Pressure on Mr Zuma has been mounting in recent months because of ...

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Water production improves after galamsey fight – GWCL


The Ghana Water Company has told Citi News that the recent fight against illegal small-scale mining popularly known as ‘galamsey’ is yielding positive results for quality water production in the country. It says stakeholders must not relent in their efforts to address the galamsey menace to sustain the production of quality water for Ghanaians. Prior to the launch of the ...

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KMA denies buying vehicles for assembly members


The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) has debunked reports alleging that assembly members were to benefit from a newly introduced vehicle scheme. Reports suggest that the KMA Chief Executive, Mr Osei Assibey Antwi had gone into an arrangement with an automobile company to give every assembly member, a brand new saloon car to enhance their work. But in a statement, issued ...

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Lands Commission head office almost complete – Contractors


Contractors of the new ultra-modern office complex of the Ashanti Regional Head Office of the Lands Commission say the project will soon be completed and handed over for use. The new office complex which is to ensure a better working environment for workers to deliver efficient and value for money services to the public. During a tour of the facility, ...

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Police receive training in mobile money fraud


Forty (40) selected officers of the police Criminal Investigation Department (CID) in the Ashanti Region have undergone training to efficiently handle mobile money fraud cases. This was jointly organized by the e-crime Bureau and mobile telecommunication network (MTN), a leading telecommunication company in Ghana. Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Ken Yeboah, the Regional Commander, said given the fast growth of ...

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Brong Ahafo: Quality education is Govt’s priority – Minister


The Brong Ahafo Regional Minister, Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh has stressed the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government is committed to providing effective and efficient educational system in the country to enhance the quality of human resource needed for development. He said government’s introduction and commitment to implementing Free SHS Education, the restoration of allowances for  nurses and teacher trainees and the School ...

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I’ll compel gov’t to provide $2.2m bond details – Lawyer

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The lawyer who requested for more details on the controversial $2.25 billion domestic bond issued by the government has said he will pursue the matter with other agencies to get the information he needs. Victor Adawudu said, he is shocked the Attorney General could not provide him with the information when he requested in a letter addressed to her office. The ...

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Half a spouse is not better than none! [Article]


Society, oftentimes, has subtle ways of reminding you that you aren’t growing any younger. Inasmuch as it’s awesome to marry early, it is more important to consider walking down the aisle when you are ready. Would anyone ever get ready for marriage? Of course yes. One needs to be prepared physically, financially, mentally and even spiritually. Even though marriage is ...

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They tried for 17 years to have a baby. Now they have sextuplets


This birth announcement won’t fit on your standard 5×7 greeting card. Adeboye and Ajibola Taiwo had tried for 17 years to start a family. Now, they’re the parents of sextuplets — three boys and three girls, all in good condition and absolutely adorable. The babies were delivered by cesarean section at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond last week. ...

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Mark Zuckerberg returns to Harvard to collect honorary degree


Mark Zuckerberg teared up during his commencement speech to Harvard graduates, telling them it is up to their generation to care about others and to fight inequality. The billionaire CEO returned to Harvard on Thursday to receive an honorary degree – 13 years after he famously dropped out of the Ivy League school to focus on Facebook. ‘Change starts local. Even global ...

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