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  1. School Boy Dies In FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    A three-year-old school boy of Pepra-Agyeman Capital School at Abesim near Sunyani in the Brong-Ahafo Region, has lost his life in a fire outbreak that raged through the school last Friday afternoon. The boy lost his life in a stampede when the school children spotted smoke coming from one of the ceilings of the classrooms and started running for their lives.

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  2. DIARY- Emerging Markets Economic Events to Feb 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Reuters

    Guide to economic indicators ** This Diary is filed daily *** TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9 BUDAPEST - Hungarian Central Bank non-rate-setting meeting - 1300 GMT. ACCRA - Ghana Finance minister Seth Terkper briefs reporters on the state of the Ghanaian economy - 1030 GMT.

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  3. Kwesi Pratt on Schwarzenneger/Ken Agyapong sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    ... did same and I had a problem with my in-law so I will deal with the girl herself. I tell you, she will run away from Ghana. I am not the type who shuts up over issuesa " he noted. But Kwesi Pratt contributing to a panel discussion on with host ...

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  4. We were instructed to boycott ceremony - " Fatau DaudaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana and AshGold goalie Fatau Dauda has revealed the entire AshGold team was instructed not to go for the second place medal after they lost 1-0 to Medeama in the Super Cup game. The Miners risk the wrath of the Ghana Football Association after coach Bashiru Hayford instructed his team to boycott the medal ceremony after the loss to Medeama.

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  5. Woman Raped And Killed On FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    A 40-year-old woman, Awonye Mary aka Apataa, was found dead on her farm at Apegusu, a farming community in the Asuogyaman District of the Eastern Region, Sunday morning and is suspected to have been raped and killed by Fulani herdsmen. The woman was found naked with cutlass wounds on her hands and neck, according to an eyewitness who suspected Fulani herdsmen as being responsible for the act.

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  6. School proprietor and pupil die due to fireRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    ... for treatment. Assistant Divisional Officer III (ADOIII) Francis Gaisie, who is the Sunyani Municipal Commander of Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS), confirming the incident to the press in Sunyani, said his outfit had a call at 1300 hrs of the ...

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  7. PPP aspiring MP blasts Mahama over failed promisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    ... in Takoradi, that "even though infrastructure contributes significantly to a country's social development strategies, Ghana needs to spend at least $1.5 billion annually to close its infrastructure deficit. "He accepted the fact that it was ...

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  8. Newmont ordered to pay entitlement to fmr. employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    A High Court in Sunyani has ordered the Newmont Ghana Gold Limited Ahafo Mine to pay all outstanding salaries to some employees it laid-off in 2009. In addition, the Court presided by Justice D. K. Ofosu Quartey, directed the multi-national mining company to pay other allowances, benefits and entitlements to those employees.

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  9. Korle Bu Halts 3 Surgical ClinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    The three clinics- urology, general surgical and neurosurgery- will, therefore, not receive any cases from patients, other hospitals and the general public. A release signed by KBTH's Public Relations Officer , Mustapha Salifu, and copied to the director general of the Ghana Health Service , the Greater Accra regional director of the GHS and commanding officer of the 37 Military Hospital, said the closure was to allow for works to be completed in some of the theatres and recovery wards at the department of surgery.

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  10. Quata Budukusu charged up for Wa concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Ghanamma.com

    Arguably Quata Budukusu is one of the best rappers and energetic stage performers of our time. After missing from the stage for some time and also for the fact that the fans have missed his magical stage craft, he is set to put up a come back stage performance during the Rush Energy street carnival at Wa, the capital city of the Upper West Region in the northern part of Ghana on Wednesday, 10th February, 2016 at the Nima Street.

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  11. Welder sentenced to 7yrs imprisonmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    A 31 year- old welder, Rexford Agyapong has been handed a seven year jail sentence for stealing Electricity Company of Ghana service wires at the cost of GHA 6,000,00 . His accomplice, a 41 year old scrap dealer, Paul Aben, has been given a GHA 10,000.00 bail with one surety by the Mpreaso Circuit Court.

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  12. Fresh Boy wins novelty horse raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    The huge spectatorship may not have been forthcoming, but in terms of entertainment, the newly built Accra Turf Club at Ashaley Botwe down was on song as Fresh Boy won the trail race on Saturday February 6, 2016. "I have nothing to say than to call on the fans to come in their numbers to witness for themselves how thrilling horse racing is in the next week's race," Dennis Oko told www.sports24gh.com Some of the horses that took part in the competition were; Sea never dry, Fresh Boy, Yoo bi bioo, Mary Cruz, Let them say, Baafira, Ghana's Pride, Alvaro, among others.

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  13. Krobos must change voting pattern - " Akufo-AddoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    The presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has appealed to Krobos to vote massively for the New Patriotic Party, in both presidential and parliamentary elections, and thereby help deliver a resounding victory for the party in the November polls. According to Nana Akufo-Addo, listening to the concerns of the people of Krobo Odumase, it was clear that many were not satisfied with their current conditions of living and appear to have lost hope in the ability of Ghana to offer a decent living to its citizens.

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  14. Rotarians Clean Sakumono BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    ... and improve on their livelihoods." Mr Labi gave the assurance that the clean-up exercise, with support from Zoomlion Ghana Limited, "will be sustained by the fishermen continuing the cleaning every National Sanitation Day or any other day they ...

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  15. Sakawa Boy Kills One In TamaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    ... terrent to his colleagues. The car was awaiting evacuation by the Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service whiles investigation into the matter continued.

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  16. Volta chief declares victory for Akufo-AddoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    Togbe Kwaku Apasu, the chief of Nyive in the Norvisi Traditional Area of the Volta Region, has declared his support for the flag bearer of the New Patriotic Party , Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, saying the latter would win the presidential slot in the November polls. "Nana, I foresee you to be the next president of the Republic of Ghana in the November polls.

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  17. NPP must punish "reckless" Ken Agyapong - GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    ... The statement is published below: SAVE NPP NOW! PRESS RELEASE 7TH FEBRUARY, 2016 THE MINORITY LEADER PARLIAMENT OF GHANA ACCRA Dear Sir, PETITION TO REMOVE MR. KENNEDY AGYAPONG AS THE RANKING MEMBER ON THE PARLIAMENTARY-SELECT COMMITTEE ON ...

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  18. AshGold goalie Fatau Dauda reveals players were instructed to boycott ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana and AshGold goalie Fatau Dauda has revealed the entire AshGold team was instructed not to go for the second place medal after they lost 1-0 to Medeama in the Super Cup game. The Miners risk the wrath of the Ghana Football Association after coach Bashiru Hayford instructed his team to boycott the medal ceremony after the loss to Medeama.

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  19. EC Cited For Breaching CI 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    ... or her name from the voters" register," Frank Adarkwah-Yiadom, CADA Executive Director, stated in a statement to the Ghana News Agency in Accra. The CADA statement noted that whether or not one was guilty of such an offence should be deterA mined by ...

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  20. KNUST develops cassava harvesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GhanaWeb

    ... West Africa Agricultural Productivity Project (WAAPP) to popularise it. He said the device has since been evaluated in Ghana and South Africa for large-scale cassava production. Should relevant authorities and stakeholders embrace TEK-MCH, it will ...

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