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  1. Bear with us - Power managers plead with consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    ... thermal plants was still being treated and was expected to be completed by Monday. The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo), Mr William Amuna, who said this in an interview with the Daily Graphic, indicated that power supply ...

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  2. I was nearly raped - " eTV's Fati Shaibu AliRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    TV presenter, Fati Shaibu-Ali was nearly raped four years ago when she went undercover as a prostitute in a bid to find out why young ladies go into prostitution yet the TV presenter of ETV Ghana says nothing will stop her from practicing journalism. Talking about her ordeal, Fati who started her journalism career from Sky Power in Takoradi then to GBC and later Metro TV told Showbiz a taxi driver almost raped her in his car in Madina, Accra when she went undercover to do a story on why so many young girls go into prostitute.

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  3. JHS boy hangs himself over a girlRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Richard Damale, an 18-year-old junior high school student of 3B in Garrison School at Liberation Barracks Sunyani, has allegedly hanged himself in an uncompleted building at the Asuakwa Area in the Sunyani municipality of the Brong-Ahafo Region. Police found the body of Richard in supine position with a rope and bruises around the neck on 19th July at about 3:30 pm, after the assembly man of the Asuakwa Electoral Area, Emanuel Kaba, had reported the incident to the Sunyani Municipal police.

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  4. Cardiovascular risk research centre to be set up at KATHRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... patients and implanted pacemakers on five others. Dr. Owusu confirmed that severe heart conditions were increasing in Ghana. He said research had shown that over 50 per cent of adults, who reported at the facility with cardio conditions had ...

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  5. Tomato prices decline by 10% in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    According to Esoko Ghana Commodity Index, the price of the commodity recorded the highest drop, that is, 10 percent for the fourth week in July. As a result, a medium size tin of tomato is now selling at 7 cedis 90 pesewas.

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  6. Nigerian King calls for involvement of chiefs in developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... on which we can build our continent," he said. President Mahama, in response, said the role of traditional rulers in Ghana was critical and that was why there were Houses of Chiefs in every region to play complementary roles to the political ...

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  7. Be compassionate about the plight of people in the north - KufuorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... making institution dedicated to advancing effective leadership, good governance and socio economic development in Ghana and the diaspora and the promotion of and sustainability of Ghana and Africa's development as inspired by the founder's ...

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  8. Kofi Wayo, Abeiku Santana donate to aged womenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Media mogul, Abeiku Santana has proven that radio is not just about screaming on air, advertising products and giving information to the public. The Okay FM drive time host with the help of the Founder and Leader of the United Renaissance Party - URP, Chuck Kofi Wayo welcomed a number of aged women in the studios of the Despite Group of Company owned radio station for a presentation.

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  9. Petroleum minister begs OMCs to be 'sensitive' in price settingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    ... complying with the global price they do not do so. "In determining the price, you must be sensitive to the people of Ghana and that the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) should make sure systems are put in place to ensure that the right things are ...

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  10. Passengers commend MMT for testing drivers to ensure safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    ... training workshop on safe driving. He added that officials of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service, the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) and the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) would also ...

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  11. South African High Commissioner calls on G/A Regional MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, July 22, GNA - Madam Hulu Xingwana, the South African High Commissioner to Ghana, has paid a courtesy call on the Greater Accra Regional Minister, Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo, to discuss bilateral trade between the two countries. The call, which forms part of her official visit to departments and agencies, was also to discuss issues of importance to both countries, especially the capital cities.

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  12. Dangote takes delivery of 1000 brand new trucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    Dangote Cement Ghana Ltd. has taken delivery of 1,000 brand-new-trucks to facilitate the distribution of cement to all parts of Ghana. This is part of the expansion plans of the company to meet the growing demand of the Dangote brand of cement.

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  13. UG Vice Chancellor slams government over poly conversionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Professor Ernest Aryeetey, has criticized government's basis for the planned conversion of polytechnics into technical universities. Prof Aryeetey conveyed his skepticism of the conversion process as he contended that it is only being undertaken to serve the interest of a few.

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  14. NHIS unable to print cards; patients strandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    ... and private institutions to undertake special registration exercises like what we are currently doing with the Ghana Education Service and Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection in registering all pupils in school feeding program ...

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  15. Ghanaian traders turning into manufacturers - " Trade MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    Many traders in Ghana are beginning to adopt plans to convert themselves into manufacturers rather than importers, a good sign for the domestic economy, Dr Ekow Spio Garbrah, Minister of Tradeand Industry, has revealed. According to him, most of the traders, who are adopting that move, usually trade in sugar, cement, ceramics, steel and glass products.

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  16. Brong-Ahafo citizens in USA and Canada are meeting againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    ... to coordinate, among others, the socio-economic efforts and the general welfare of member Associations, and aid to Ghana, particularly to the Brong Ahafo Region. The Guest of Honor for COBAANA-2016 will be Osagyefo Oseadeeyo Nana Agyemang Badu II, ...

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  17. Oil blocks contracting is murky - ACEPRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    ... sole bidders. The Executive Director for ACEP, Dr Amin Adam, who is pushing for the adoption of the idea, warned that Ghana could find herself in trouble, if open and competitive bidding for oil blocks was ignored. According to him, there have been ...

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  18. Shippers worried about high cost of doing businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    The high cost of doing business at the ports and borders of the country continues to be a major worry to players in the logistics and transport sector. Mr Robin Huws Barnes, Takoradi Branch Manager of the Ghana Shippers' Authority, said the situation has rather rendered most shippers in the country non-competitive.

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  19. Schedule For Nana Addo's US visitRead the original story

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    ... ana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to take this opportunity to meet, greet and chat with the next president of the Republic of Ghana, God-willing. All are cordially invited to the events outlined above. Don't be left out! Kukurudu! Kukurudu!! Kukuruduuuu!!!

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  20. Dangote cement Ghana Limited inaugurates 1,000 trucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ghanamma.com

    Tema, July 21, GNA - The Management of Dangote Ghana Limited, a leading cement company in Tema on Thursday inaugurated one thousand new trucks it had procured to facilitate the distribution of its products. "The $80 million investment is part of the expansion plans of the company to meet the growing demand of the Dangote brand of cement in the Ghanaian market and beyond."

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