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Regional elections: Ashanti NPP Chair Wontumi, to go unopposed

The incumbent Chairman of the Ashanti Regional branch of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako, popularly called Chairman Wontumi, will go unopposed in the party’s upcoming regional elections. This is because his main contender, Asare Bediako, has stepped down, sources have told citinewsroom.com Asare Bediako, before joining the race, was the Asokwa Constituency Chairman of the NPP, who ...

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Police on manhunt for Eric Opoku’s attackers

The Police in Kukuom in the Brong Ahafo Region are on a manhunt for some thugs who allegedly attacked the private residence of the Member of Parliament for the Asunafo South Constituency, Eric Opoku, on Sunday, and vandalized vehicles on the compound. The unknown assailants are also reported to have inflicted deep cutlass wounds on three other persons believed to ...

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Eric Opoku, 3 NDC sympathizers attacked in B/A

Some unidentified thugs have allegedly assaulted the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for the Asunafo South Constituency in the Brong Ahafo Region, Eric Opoku. The thugs according to the police also vandalized some of his properties and vehicles. The armed men are also reported to have inflicted machete wounds on three other persons believed to be sympathizers of ...

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Koku must apologise to Akufo-Addo – Tema West NPP Chairman

Mr. Dennis Amfo-Sefah, Constituency Chairman of the Tema West branch of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has called on Mr. Koku Anyidoho, Deputy General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress [NDC], to apologize to President Nana Akufo-Addo. “First and foremost, President Akufo-Addo richly deserves the apology because he as President earned his legitimacy through the ballot box and not ...

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Two Police officers escape lynching in Volta Region

But for the swift intervention of the Chief of Tsyiome -Sabadu near Vakpo and his elders, two officers of the Ghana Police Service would have been lynched. Detective Corporal Vincent Adorvlo and a Community Police were investigating a reported threat on the lives of a local pastor and his congregants when the town folks rounded them up at the Chief’s ...

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Paragliding school to be established at Shai-Osudoku

The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Arts is to establish a paragliding school at Shai-Osudoku in the Greater Accra region. This is to help whip up enthusiasm in paragliding among Ghanaians. The sector Minister, Mrs. Catherine Abelema Afeku announced this at the 13th paragliding festival held at Atibie in the Kwahu South District in the Eastern Region. The festival attracted ...

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We’ll refund excess fees to final year students – CHASS

The Conference of Heads of Assisted Secondary Schools (CHASS), has said it would refund all excess fees charged its final year students. This follows a directive by the Ghana Education Service (GES), to heads of public Senior High Schools to charge final year students only half of the third term fees for the 2017/2018 academic year. The General Secretary of ...

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Gov’t to support training of journalists – Hamid

The Minister of Information Mustapha Hamid has hinted of government plans to support journalists in the country upgrade their knowledge and skills to be objective arbitrators of good governance. According to him, the initiative will equip journalist with specialized training and skills about diverse subject areas relevant in aiding journalist to become independent and neutral arbitrators of government policies and ...

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Three illegal miners die in galamsey pit at Bekwai

Three persons have been confirmed dead after a pit they dug to search for gold caved in at Kokotro in the Bekwai Municipality of the Ashanti region on Friday 30th March 2018. The three; Augustine Opoku, 17, Evans Mensah, 20 and Emmanuel Aidoo, 19, are all natives of Subriso in the municipality. Chief Executive for the Bekwai Municipal Assembly, Kwaku ...

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Commission for new regions to hold final hearing in Accra

The Commission of Inquiry collating views and justifications for splitting of some regions in the country, has announced that it will hold its last sitting in Accra from 5th to 10th April 2018 at the Accra International Conference Centre. According to the Commission, it has completed the public hearings in the proposed regions which include Northern, Volta, Western and Northern ...

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