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Gov’t to recruit 3,000 Arabic instructors

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Government is to recruit 3,000 Arabic instructors whose services are indispensable especially in the Northern Region, where English and Arabic schools are in abundance. Vice President, Dr. Alhaji Mahamudu Bawumia, brought this to the fore at the Bambawiya Islamic Institute’s 21st Qur’anic recitation, and end of the 2017 Tafsir, held at Shishegu in the Sagnarigu district. According to him, government ...

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Digital Property Address System to be launched today

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia.

The National Digital Property Address System, which is expected to make it easier to find locations in the country and boost service delivery, will be launched today [Wednesday], October 18, 2017. The system is expected to among other things aid government policies, planning and offer accurate data for service delivery. The system, which was designed by Ghanaian information technology firm, ...

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Bawumia’s convoy doesn’t exceed 7 cars – Veep’s office

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia.

The office of Vice President, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, has refuted claims that the Vice President has a convoy of 16 vehicles accompanying him on trips. Following a threat by the former Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Professor Stephen Adei,  to start a campaign against state officials to force them to reduce their convoy sizes, the ...

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Prof. Adei to campaign against Bawumia’s ‘long’ convoy

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A former Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Professor Stephen Adei, has threatened to start a campaign against state officials including Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, to force them to reduce the number of cars in their convoys. According to Professor Adei, although he is impressed with the initial performance of the government, the large numbers ...

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Bawumia visits survivors of Atomic junction gas explosion [Photos]

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Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, on Sunday visited the victims who suffered last from Saturday’s gas explosion at Atomic junction in Accra. He was accompanied by a number of government officials and personnel from the Ghana National Fire Service to the various hospitals the victims were receiving medical attention. So far, seven people have died, whiles some 68 are receiving ...

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Gas explosions: We won’t tolerate resistance to reforms – Bawumia

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Following yet another major gas explosion, the government has indicated that it will it put its foot down and turn a deaf ear to arguments against proposed reforms particularly in the sale of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG). Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, speaking at the scene of the Saturday night explosion at Atomic Junction in Accra, said a policy is in ...

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GHc4.6bn interoperability contract now $4m – Bawumia

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia.

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has disclosed that the new interoperability system to be rolled out by the Bank of Ghana in November  2017, will cost the country less than $4 million. The system when rolled out, will enable customers to transfer money easily across various networks. It will be managed by the Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems ...

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Single-Window platform is a win-win for all – Bawumia

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Vice-President, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, has said the single-window platform is a win-win for all stakeholders, as it helps to simplify port operations and transactions. Speaking at the opening session of the Sixth International Single-Window Conference and Exhibition in Accra, Dr Bawumia said all stakeholders, including compliance authorities, importers and logistics operators, stand to benefit immensely from an effective single-window platform. ...

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Ghana’s digital address system will surpass US, UK – Bawumia 

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The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has said that Ghana’s digital address system which will be launched in November 2017 will adopt the most advanced digital address system in the world, capable of determining the location and properties of citizens. Speaking at the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the Paramount Chief of the Nsein Traditional Area, Awulae Agyefi Kwame II at ...

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Boundary dispute shouldn’t destroy Ghana, Ivory Coast relations – Bawumia

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Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has advised that the ruling by the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea’s judgment on the maritime dispute between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire should not destroy the ties between the two sovereign nations. “There is no winner or loser of this. We are all winners because we will continue to leave in peace ...

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