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Bimbilla: Late Nakpaa-Naa’s family lauds gov’t support for burial

The family of the late Nakpaa-Naa Salifu Dawuni in Bimbilla in the Northern Region has commended the government and all relevant stakeholders who ensured the late chief’s burial. Three years following his demise, the late Nakpaa-Naa Salifu Dawuni was finally buried in line with the customs and traditions of the Nanung traditional area. The family, in a Citi News interview, ...

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Late Major Mahama to be laid to rest today

Thirty-One year old murdered soldier, Major Maxwell Adam Mahama, will be laid to rest today at the Osu Military Cemetary, after a burial service at the Forecourt of the State House. The State Protocol Office, which early on outlined details of the late officer’s funeral service, indicated that, the deceased will be given a state burial with “full military honours. Ahead ...

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Nana Addo promotes Capt. Mahama; pledges statue in his honour

A monument will be erected in honour of Major Adam Maxwell Mahama, who was murdered at Denkyira-Obuasi in the Central Region. President Akufo Addo, who made the announcement when he paid a visit to the family of the deceased, also announced other packages for Adam Mahama’s family, including a 500,000 Education Trust Fund for his children’s education. The President, who doubles ...

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Thrilling cultural display at Asantehemaa’s burial rites [Photos]

The capital of the Ashanti Region, Kumasi, was awash with rich cultural display as thousands of mourners flocked to the Mahnyia Palace to pay last respects to the late queen-mother of the Asante Kingdom, Asantehemaa Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II. Asantehemaa Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II is lying in state at the Manhyia Palace, where mourners will be filing ...

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Local investors out-muscled in PPPs

Local investors have had to play second-fiddle to their foreign counterparts in the financing of huge infrastructure projects under government’s Public Private Partnership programme. This is attributable to the inability of local investors to mobilise the huge funds required for these big-ticket transactions. Rashid Pelpuo, Minister of State responsible for government’s PPP initiatives, said in an interview that the PPP ...

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PV Obeng deserves a state burial – Rashid Pelpuo

The Minister of State at the Presidency in charge of Public-Private Partnerships, Rashid Pelpuo, has called on the state to organize a befitting state burial to honor the memory of the late Paul Victor Obeng. “A state burial is a logical thing to do for such a rare character in the Ghanaian society,” he told Citi News. PV Obeng died ...

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