Sunyani, Ghana Newswire

Sunyani, Ghana Newswire

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  1. African initiative and enterprise meet on a busy street cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Iol.co.za

    The "office" overheads are cheap and the furniture basic. The two brothers have set up an informal business repairing shoes, belts and other miscellaneous items, as well as sewing and altering garments on a street corner near a busy Randburg intersection in Gauteng, where they work from Monday to Friday.

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  2. Rexona "Be The Next Champion" campaign ends in Brong Ahafo and Western RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, June 19, GNA - The thrills of the Rexona 'Be the Next Champion' campaign "train" stormed the Brong Ahafo and Western regions in search of football talents for the grand finale scheduled to take place at the Accra Academy football pitch in July. The football aspirants gathered at the Fiapre Roman School Park in Sunyani and Kwesimintim SDA Park in Takoradi to display their skills and Accra, June 19, GNA - The thrills of the Rexona 'Be the Next Champion' campaign "train" stormed the Brong Ahafo and Western regions in search of football talents for the grand finale scheduled to take place at the Accra Academy football pitch in July.

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  3. Joint military-forestry team attacked at SankoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Ghanamma.com

    Sunyani, June 18, GNA - Some unidentified men on Thursday ambushed and attacked a combined team of military and forestry guards detailed to arrest illegal chainsaw operators in the Abonwire Forest Reserve in the Asunafo District of the Brong-Ahafo Region. Three soldiers - Warrant Officer Class Two , Yaw Adjapong, Sergeant John Nartey and Corporal Isaac Djan sustained cutlass wounds on their hands and the back of the neck.

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  4. Tipper truck kills pregnant woman in Brong AhafoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | GhanaWeb

    A Tipper truck fell on a pregnant woman killing her and her unborn baby instantly at Chiraa in the Sunyani West District of the Brong Ahafo region. Two other victims, Madam Akua Denkyiwaa, aged 55, and Richmond Mohammed, a five-year old boy who were injured in the accident are responding to treatment at the Sunyani Regional Hospital.

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  5. Tipper truck kills three at roadside kenkey jointRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | GhanaWeb

    It was a sad moment at Chiraa in the Brong Ahafo region when a tipper truck drove into a popular roadside food joint, killing four persons including a pregnant woman, instantly. According to a Ghana News Agency report, the incident happened Thursday at about 2:30 pm.

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  6. Tipper truck kills pregnant womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Ghanamma.com

    Sunyani, June 17, GNA - A Tipper truck on Thursday afternoon fell on a pregnant woman to kill her and her unborn baby instantly at Chiraa in the Sunyani West District. Two other victims, Madam Akua Denkyiwaa, aged 55 and Richmond Mohammed, a five year old boy who were injured are on admission at the Sunyani Regional Hospital, responding to treatment whilst the body of the pregnant woman and the premature baby have been deposited at the Hospital's Mortuary, pending autopsy.

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  7. BA: Pregnant women, several others crushed to death in ChiraaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Ghanamma.com

    The Queen mother of Chiraa in the Brong Ahafo Region Nana Yeboaa Pene II has made a passionate appeal to the President of the Republic of Ghana through the Brong-Ahafo Regional Minister to fix the major trunk road in the area in order to reduce recurring road accidents. Nana made the appeal when the Member of Parliament for Sunyani West who doubles as Minister for Employment and Labour Relations, Hon Ignatius Baffour Awuah paid a visit to the area to commiserate with the families of a pregnant women and others who were killed when a tipper truck with registration number GW- 3951-14 run over them last Thursday.

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  8. Sunyani erupts with Number 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Ghanamma.com

    Residents of the Brong Ahafo Regional capital of Sunyani have descended heavily on Political Science Lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, KNUST, Dr. Kwesi Amakye Boateng for describing internationally acclaimed investigative Journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas' latest expose on the Ghana Football Association as, "garbage which needs to be trashed". Dr Amakye Boateng is reported to have told a Kumasi-based radio station Angel FM that, "Anas should not edit and comment on the video.

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  9. Cycling boss calls for calm ahead of congressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Ghanamma.com

    The President of the Ghana Cycling Federation , Mohammed Sahnoon has urged members of the federation with grievances to resort to congress as the means of resolving their issues. Reacting to a recent press conference by some club chairmen who called for his resignation ahead of congress slated for June 22, the cycling chief entreated members of the federation to follow the due process as stipulated in their constitution to address their concerns.

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  10. Sunyani Police arrests 49-year-old imposterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | GhanaWeb

    A 49-year old imposter, Jerry Fiifi Medicci is in the grips of the Brong Ahafo Regional Police command for posing as a military officer with a rank of Major. Chief Inspector Augustine Kingsly Oppong, Regional Police Public Relations Office when contacted confirmed with the Ghana News Agency in Sunyani that the accused person who claimed to be a medical at the Havanna State University in Cuba had been detained by the Regional Police assisting in the investigations and would soon be arraigned before court.

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  11. Sunyani Prisons bus seized over GHA 435,000 judgement debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Ghanamma.com

    The Sunyani Central Prisons has come under pressure after its only 33-seater bus was seized for failure to honour a GHA 435,000 judgement debt slapped on it by the Sunyani High Court in a case brought against it by the family of a former inmate. The case was brought before the court after the inmate, Richard Peprah, fell off a moving truck and got injured when he and others were being conveyed to a location to offload cement blocks sold to a customer by the Sunyani Central Prisons.

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  12. Medeama chief James Essilfie rips into former DC vice-chair, claims...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Medeama chief James Essilfie has ripped into Disciplinary Commitee vice- chair Eva Okyere, claiming she is not fit to sit on a five-member committee tasked to manage football on an interim basis by Ghana's government. The inclusion of Ms.

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  13. GCB Bank pumps GHA 100,000 into CSR to mark 65th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Ghanamma.com

    The country's premier indigenous bank, GCB Bank, is celebrating its 65th anniversary with the launch of CSR projects across the country at a total cost of GHA 100,000. The projects include the provision of theatre beds and lamps to the Winneba Municipal Hospital and the refurbishment of the Children and Maternity Wards at Akim Oda Government Hospital.

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  14. Snail seller testifies in Major Mahama trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Ghanamma.com

    The infamous snail seller from whom the late Maxwell Mahama asked directions to Denkyira Obuasi before he was gruesomely murdered by a mob has finally appeared in court to testify in the trial. Esther Tawiah, aka Maame Krah, was among the three women who were selling by the roadside on that fateful day when the fallen soldier decided to embark on a 20-kilometre walk which eventually led to his lynching after he was mistaken for an armed robber.

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  15. Farmer aged 25, butchers attacker to death with bayonetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | GhanaWeb

    A 25-year old farmer has butchered his assailant to death with a bayonet at a cottage near Asekesu, Mim in the Asunafo North Municipality of Brong-Ahafo Region and subsequently surrendered himself to the Police. Chief Inspector Augustine Kingsley Oppong, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Police Public Relations Officer told the Ghana News Agency on Monday in Sunyani, that the 'butcher' James Kwodwo, is detained in the custody of the Mim District Police Command to assist in an investigation into the case.

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  16. Herdsman jailed 10 years for possessing - wee'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | GhanaWeb

    A 25-year-old Fulani herdsman, Osmanu Hadu, aka Buba Aliu, has been sentenced to 10 years' imprisonment in hard labour by a Techiman Circuit Court, presided over by Alexander Graham for possessing narcotics. The court sentenced the convict on his own plea yesterday.

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  17. Meet the only female driver of VIP Transport Company - says safety of passengers are her priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Ghanamma.com

    I recently met 41-year-old Florence Marfo at a programme with all-female participants in Accra where she shared her experience as a long-distance bus driver. She was at the programme on the invitation of the organisers and was greeted with a rapturous applause when she was introduced as the first and only female driver with Ghana's biggest transport company, VIP Jeoun Company Limited.

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  18. Seven tertiary institutions sign agreement with University of Maryland Eastern ShoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Ghanamma.com

    Seven tertiary institutions have signed an articulation agreement with the University of Maryland Eastern Shore , United States, to activate a Memorandum of Understanding between the two parties. The tertiary institutions are Ho Technical University, Kumasi Technical University, Takoradi Technical University, Koforidua Technical University, Tamale Technical University, Cape Coast Technical University and Bolgatanga Polytechnic.

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  19. Local banks need more support from gov't - Heritage Bank bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | Ghanamma.com

    "We all know that deposits are the lifeblood of a bank. I don't understand why the government cannot put in place some policies to ensure that a certain guaranteed percentage of government deposits are deployed through indigenous banks.

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  20. Akufo-Addo gives contractors 2 years to complete Kumasi AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Ghanamma.com

    President Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged contractors working on the 2nd phase of the Kumasi Airport to ensure that the project is completed within 24 months. With funding having been secured for the project, he stated that "there should be no excuse for any delays by contractors to generate cost overruns.

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