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Premium Bank sponsors Citi FM’s coverage of  EPL

Managing Director of Premium Bank, Mr. Kwasi Tumi(R) and Mr. Omane Mensa-Bonsu of Citi FM

Premium bank has joined the number of companies that sponsor the coverage of the English Premier League (EPL) on Citi FM. The bank which is among the fastest growing indigenous banks in the country announced the partnership today, August 2, 2017. The EPL will start next Sunday. Speaking to Citi Sports after the announcement, the Managing Director of Premium Bank, ...

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Takoradi Explosion: Zen Petroleum donates to hospitals and Fire Service


Zen Petroleum, dealers in fuel and lubricants for mining and other sectors in partnership with Paragon 99.9 FM in Takoradi have donated medical supplies and other items worth GHc 16,000 to the four hospitals in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis treating victims of the May 9 explosion in Takoradi. A cash sum of GHc 5,000 was also donated to the Ghana ...

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Ken Ofori-Atta secured $2.25bn bond for cronies – Minority

Ken Ofori-Atta is the Finance Minister

The Minority in Parliament is calling for a full scale parliamentary probe into how some persons they refer to as very close friends of the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, purchased ninety five percent of Ghana’s recent 2.25 billion dollar bond. At a press conference today [Tuesday], the Minority Spokesperson on Finance, Cassiel Ato Forson, claimed that a non-executive director on ...

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We’ve cancelled 20 power deals – Bawumia


Vice president, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has disclosed that government has abrogated about 20 power purchase agreements signed by the erstwhile Mahama government. According to him, this has saved the country a whopping $300 million. “We have saved the country $300 million by reviewing and prioritizing the existing power purchasing agreements. We’ve essentially cancelled about 20 of them, we’ve asked four of ...

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Suspended NAVASCO students recalled


The Headmistress of Navrongo Senior High School (NAVASCO), in  Kassena-Nankana Municipality of the Upper East Region, Francisca Yizura, has disclosed that all suspended final year students of the school are to report to school today [Monday] 20th March 2017. According to her, a meeting held on Saturday 18th March by the Kassena-Nankana municipal director and the Regional director of education with ...

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34 arrested for looting shops in Nungua [Photos]


34 persons have been arrested by the Police for looting shops and violently attacking some shop owners within the Nungua Traditional Area. The suspects are alleged to have coerced some business owners to comply with a directive by the Nungua Traditional Council for all businesses to shut down from 6:00am to 6:00pm on Friday, as part of the traditional burial rites ...

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