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  1. Ama Ata Aidoo celebrated in WindhoekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    On Saturday, 27 June 2015, AfricAvenir and Spoken Word Namibia held the screening of the Ghanaian documentary "The Art of Ama Ata Aidoo". The 2014, 78 min film was directed by Yaba Badoe.

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  2. Photos: Bunso canopy walkway after it collapsedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Bunso Arboretum Canopy Walkway which collapsed on July 1, resulting in dozens being injured, has been closed to the public. The once vibrant tourist attraction is to remain closed until such a time when revelers can be assured of their safety, officials at the facility say.

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  3. Bunso Walkway Canopy CrashesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    DAILY GUIDE can confirm that 20 people, including students who went on an excursion, sustained various degrees of injury when they fell from the Bunso Arboretum walkway canopy in the East Akyem Municipality of the Eastern Region on Wednesday. The Republic Day holiday makers, mostly identified to be JHS graduates from Nkawkaw, who sustained injuries in their necks, hands, waists and legs, are currently receiving treatment at the Tafo Government Hospital and the Hawa Memorial Hospital at Osiem, while one lady, who is in a critical condition, has been admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of the Koforidua Hospital.

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  4. Terrington St Clement man coaches in GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Lynn News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Training soccer-crazy youngsters in Africa has been a "humbling" and "eye-opening" experience for West Norfolk community football coach Sam Loomes.

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  5. Egypt wants talks with Ghana FA before lodging $1million match fixing complaint at CAFRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    The Egyptian Football Association says it wants to talk to its Ghanaian counterparts before deciding whether to file an official complaint over bribery allegations made against the north African country. EFA president Gamal Allam says it will first contact the Ghana FA over the allegations levelled against the country because of the "good relationship that ties both associations."

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  6. Holiday revellers injured in Bunso canopy walkway accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GhanaWeb

    Dozens have been reported injured while two others are feared to be in critical condition in Sunday's Bunso Arboretum Canopy Walkway accident. One child is currently receiving treatment at the Koforidua Government Hospital, locals say.

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  7. 7 Best Places to Visit in Suriname that are Safe and BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Insider Monkey

    The best places to visit in Suriname that are safe and beautiful might not be immediately obvious, but this country certainly has a lot to offer to any traveller to the South American region. It is bordered by French Guiana, Guyana, and Brazil, and offers coast to the north and rainforest to the south.

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  8. A visit to Bergpark Wilhelmshohe makes for a pleasant walk in the parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Stars and Stripes

    DIRECTIONS : Kassel is located northeast of Frankfurt. Get on the autobahn A5 in the direction of Hannover, then onto the A7 and A44.

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  9. Saudi Arabia to open tourism to Umrah foreign pilgrimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Al Bawaba

    The Nabatean site of Madain Saleh in Tabuk became Saudi Arabia's first UNESCO World Heritage site. Saudi Arabia is expected to launch "Umrah Plus" program in November, corresponding to the second month of 1437 AH, which will allow pilgrims to visit tourist sites in the Kingdom.

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  10. Vodafone holds nationwide Internet FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | GhanaWeb

    Vodafone Ghana Foundation, has introduced a nationwide internet fair to educate the public on usage and skills of the internet. The Fair, which started at the Rawlings Park in Accra on June 25, forms parts of Vodafone's commitment to spread internet connectivity and exposing Ghanaians to the immense benefits of online connectivity.

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  11. Kumasi flood: One dead, others trappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Ghanamma.com

    A man believed to be in his mid-50 has been found dead in a drain at Kejetia after a heavy downpour in Kumasi on Saturday. According to locals, the man was visiting his relative at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital from Tongo in the Upper East region.

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  12. Old Fadama demolition: A callous show of ineptitude- BaakoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Ghanamma.com

    Editor in Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper Kweku Baako Jnr says the "callous" demolition exercise that has left thousands of residents of Old Fadama completely displaced is shameful. According to him, the demolition carried out by the Accra Metropolitan Assembly; hopeless search for a new place to relocate the displaced residents are signposts of an institutionalised confusion.

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  13. Zaina Lodge at Mole park to open in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | GhanaWeb

    Construction works on the Zaina Lodge at the Mole National Park in the West Gonja District of the Northern Region is 90 per cent complete. The facility, to be opened in September, would help to attract tourists from the West African sub-region.

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  14. 'Ghanaians must take their responsibilities'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | GhanaWeb

    Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has called on Ghanaians to be aware of their civic responsibility and be interested in helping to keep their communities clean. He said the monthly clean up exercises should not just be in the cities but also a re-awakening of the communal spirit that characterised rural communities.

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  15. GhanaVeg boosts vegetable sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | GhanaWeb

    GhanaVeg, an initiative of Netherlands Embassy, has provided a business platform to ensure that the commercial vegetable sector works effectively to meet local and international demands. According to Joep van den Broek, Programme Leader for GhanaVeg, the business plan, which includes a Business Opportunities Fund and Research and Development Co-Innovation Fund, was implemented because of the available market for produce on the local and international front.

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  16. Fly540 to resume operations soon -- GCAARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | GhanaWeb

    The public is expected to benefit from more air travel options from Accra to the four major domestic destinations as FLY540 airline is expected to resume its operations soon, following acquisition of the airline by new investors. Travellers currently have to choose between Africa World Airlines and Starbow for all domestic travels following the suspension of flights by Antrak for operational reasons.

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  17. Porto, Portugal, turns on the charm, pours forth historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Los Angeles Times

    Second cities tend to be like people with an inferiority complex, carrying with them a real or perceived belief that they cannot compare with their older, more intriguing and sophisticated siblings: Chicago versus New York. Liverpool versus London.

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  18. Feeling like royalty in the majestic Old City of LuxembourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Los Angeles Times

    Our requirements for a European city in which to celebrate a milestone birthday were simple: It needed to be walkable. Old-world charm was a must.

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  19. Chilean business delegation to visit GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | GhanaWeb

    The first Chilean business delegation to visit Ghana will be in the country on Monday, 29th June, 2015. The one-day programme will take place at Alisa Hotel in Accra.

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  20. Private and public vegetable exporters advised to collaborateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | GhanaWeb

    Mr Kwesi Korboe, Technical Advisor, Ministry of Food and Agriculture, has called for collaboration between the public and private sector in ensuring that vegetable exporters comply with regulations of the European Union . He said currently Ghana exports about 4,000 metric tonnes of vegetables and this could improve when the private and public sectors work together to meet the EU standards.

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