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Cabinet to meet today over ‘abandoned’$217m UG Medical Centre

Nana Addo

Cabinet is later today [Thursday], expected to meet over the tussle between authorities of the University of Ghana and the Ministry of Health on the management of the 650-bed-capacity ultra-modern University of Ghana Medical Centre. The 217 million dollar facility has not been put to use since the commissioning of its first phase about a year ago. Authorities of the ...

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Stop long talk and pass RTI Bill – Group charges

A coalition calling itself the Right to Information Coalition, is skeptical of a new assurance from government on the passage of the Right to Information Bill which has been on the drawing board for well over a decade. Majority Leader in Parliament, Osei Kyei Mensah, is on record to have hinted of a July 2018 timeline for a possible passage of ...

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Close down high-risk fuel stations in 30-days – Nana Addo

High-risk fuel stations across the country are to be shut-down in a month’s time, following a directive from President Akufo-Addo after Thursday’s crucial cabinet meeting. The President said this directive will be implemented by a task-force without “regard to any political or special interests.” [contextly_sidebar id=”cLSmGjclxkGFGp7xQqNOlVHd18lbql2r”]A statement issued by the presidency and signed by the Information Minister, Mustapha Hamid, after ...

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Goodluck Jonathan condemns bombings

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned twin bombings in the central city of Jos, in which at least 118 people were killed. Mr Jonathan said those who carried out the attack were “cruel and evil”. It is feared more bodies still lie under the rubble of buildings destroyed by the explosions, which targeted a crowded market and a hospital. Nigeria ...

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