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Asantehene questions quality of justice after Delta Force saga

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, questioned the quality of justice delivery in Ghana in light of the lenient handling of the Delta Force, a New Patriotic Party-affiliated group, whose members were at the centre of one of the most notorious cases of political party vigilantism. Speaking at the Chief Justice’s forum in Kumasi on Monday, the Asantehene referenced the GHc 1,800 ...

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Kwesi Nyantakyi appointed President of 2018 CAF World Cup Committee

President of the Ghana Football Association and CAF 1st Vice President, Kwesi Nyantakyi, has been appointed President of Africa’s 2018 World Cup Committee. The Committee was set up to plan out the adequate kind of support that CAF can provide to African representatives at the competition. Nyantakyi will be assisted by Zambian football legend and CAF EXCO member, Kalusha Bwalya, ...

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Pass RTI Bill urgently as done for Special Prosecutor Bill – Coalition

The Right to Information (RTI) Coalition Ghana, is urging parliament to urgently pass the Right to Information Bill as it did with the passage of the Office of the Special Prosecutor Bill. The coalition said it noticed with keen interest how the Special Prosecutor bill was passed with urgency in accordance with the wish and preference of the Executive arm ...

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Fire at NEDco sub-station plunges Tamale into darkness

Nearly the whole of Tamale Metropolis is in total darkness following a total power outage on Monday, November 20. The outage, which occurred at 5:45pm, has kept residents of the Metropolis wondering when the problem would be fixed. The Communications Department of the Volta River Authority of the Northern Electricity Distribution Company (VRA/NEDco), in a brief statement copied citifmonline.com, explained ...

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Minority demands full list of presidential staffers from gov’t

The Minority in Parliament wants government to furnish them with the full list of active presidential staffers. According to them, the government had delayed in presenting the list as required by the Presidential Office Act although they have spent 10 months in office already. A presidential staffer under the Mahama administration and Member of Parliament for Builsa South, Clement Apaak, in ...

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Terminate Teshie Desalination Water Plant contract – PUWU demands

The Public Utility Workers Union (PUWU), has called for the termination of the Teshie Desalination Water Plant contract, arguing that the current state of the plant renders it unprofitable. Their demand comes regardless of a caution from operators of the water plant, Hydrocol, that the said termination will cost government about US $ 123 million. The Deputy General Secretary of ...

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Citi News Daily: Monday, 20 November 2017

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Health personnel urged to sensitize public on diabetes

A Dietician at the Upper East Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga, Mr. Innocent Braimah, has called on health professionals to educate the public on diabetes as the disease has become one of the main causes of deaths in the area. According to him, diabetes was among the four top chronic diseases and was fast gaining grounds in the Region, especially among ...

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Nana Addo meets UK Prime Minister Theresa May [Photos]

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Theresa May. The President is currently on a three-day working visit in the UK, where he is expected to deliver an address at Cambridge University. President Akufo-Addo will return to Ghana on Wednesday, November 22, 2017. Ghana and UK ties Akufo-Addo’s visit to ...

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‘Arrogant’ NAPO intimidated by Opoku-Agyemang’s achievements – Mogtari

Secretary to former President John Mahama, Joyce Mogtari, has chastised Education Minister, Matthew Opoku Prempeh, over his recent supposed attack on his predecessor, Naana Jane Opoku Agyeman, who served in the previous government. In a statement copied to citifmonline.com, Joyce Mogtari said the Education Minister’s attacks were borne out of arrogance, and the realization that Naana Jane Opoku Agyemang set ...

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