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  1. Shanghai SIPG's Gyan to vie for top sport award in GhanaRead the original story

    10 min ago | Xinhuanet

    Ghana skipper and Shanghai SIPG striker Asamoah Gyan has been nominated for the 2015 Sports Writers Association of Ghana Footballer of the Year award on October 3. The awards and dinner night which will take place at the Banquet Hall of the State House was launched in Accra on Tuesday. Gyan will face stiff competition for the coveted award from Andre Ayew and Harrison Afful, both fellow Black Stars in Ghana's senior national male soccer team.

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  2. Christian Praise International donates incubator to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Christian Praise International Centre at the weekend presented assorted items valued at GHc 24,970.00 to the Dormaa Presbyterian Hospital to enhance quality health delivery. The items included a brand new incubator and other life saving gadgets valued at GHc 16,000.00, toilet tissue, soap, detergent all valued at GHc 4,600.00.

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  3. African Innovations Award 2016 call for applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Are you between the ages of 18 & 40? Do you have a revolutionary idea in Education, Science & Technology, Agricultural/Agribusiness, Healthcare and Energy? How about a solution that can improve the lives of millions of people on the African continent? On April 9th, 2016, The African Innovations Award will host its first -ever African Innovations award gala night during the 2nd Annual TEDxAccra event in Accra, Ghana. This innovative competition will explore cutting-edge ideas, tools, information and technologies that can help to improve the lives of people on our continent.

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  4. Methodist Bishop laments youth unemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... unavailable jobs after several years of study in school. The Methodist bishop stated that the unemployment quandary in Ghana was gradually getting out of hands, so he passionately appealed to people in authority to quickly find antidote to it to ...

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  5. Okyeame Kwame honored at Rebrand15Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Ghana's award winning rapper, Okyeame Kwame, revered for his originality, decency and versatility has once again been honored at the just ended Rebrand15 summit held in Accra. The summit which the organizers describe as very successful attracted participants from different parts of Accra and beyond.

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  6. Kalyppo Kares Project Arrives in JamestownRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... Limited. Aquafresh Limited is a manufacturer and marketer of packaged food products and non-alcoholic beverages in Ghana. The Kalyppo brand launched in 1998 is for children of all ages, but especially for those aged 4 -16 years old. Kalyppo has no ...

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  7. Avram Grant's agent backtracks on Ghana league comments, claims he did not criticiseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana coach Avram Grant's agent is backtracking over his criticism of the country's top-flight league with a U-turn by claiming that he did not slam the league's even though there is irrefutable evidence that he berated the quality of the competition. Saif Rubie has been forced to come out of deny his earlier claims about the Ghana Premier League after the Ghana Football Association launched a scathing attack on him over the comments.

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  8. Millennium Marathon gears up for SaturdayRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... marathon. Most members of staff of the embassies and high commissions, as well as other foreign diplomatic groups in Ghana were among the first group of people who picked up their registration forms when registration opened last Saturday. One of the ...

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  9. 2017 AFCON: Ghana name Mazembe duo Nii Adjei, Frimpong replace injured Badu, Donsah for Rwanda matchRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Coach Avram Grant has handed late call ups to TP Mazembe duo of Daniel Nii Adjei and Yaw Frimpong for Tuesday's friendly against Congo and the AFCON qualifying match against Rwanda on Saturday, the Ghana FA has reported. The duo were invited as replacements for injured Godfred Donsah and Emmanuel Agyeman Badu who could not join the rest of the squad who are currently in Congo.

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  10. MTN Fa Cup final shows local league can be salvagedRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Sometimes you wonder who writes these scripts in football. At the end of a week when the quality of Ghana's domestic league and it's key actors were basterdized by a man who has barely seen a single game, Kumasi Asante Kotoko, Medeama SC and the beautiful folks of Sekondi responded with a show that ticked all the right boxes and provided fantastic ideas to salvage a dull league.

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  11. Fourth person picks nomination forms at Tamale CentralRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... current MP who has played his part saying, "We need a crop of people with new ideas to effectively execute the 'Better Ghana Agenda' of the NDC to enable it retain power in 2016". He claimed that market women as well as the rank and file of the ...

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  12. 2014 SWAG Awards launch todayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Sports Writers Association of Ghana will launch the 2014 Awards today at the Accra International Press Centre. The event, which takes place at 2:00p.m., is the first of activities lined up as a build up to the 40th edition of the prestigious event, now sponsored by telecommunications giants, MTN.

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  13. Ghana: Ghanaians Vote for Local OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... drawn from Customs Service, Immigration Service, Fire Service, Police Service as well as the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority. 196 unit committee candidates and 29 assembly candidates had been disqualified from contesting in the ...

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  14. West Africa: Nigeria, Others Scramble for Airspace in Gulf of GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    THE international air space at the Gulf of Guinea may be partitioned between Nigeria, Ghana, Guinea, Togo and Republic of Benin after the ongoing scramble and diplomatic maneuvers for the control of the lucrative navigational environment in the west and Central African sub-region, literally speaking. The airspace is regarded as international air environment, the control of which was given to Ghana by the world aviation body, International Civic Aviation Organisation in 1948.

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  15. ICT training programme for teachers launchedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... was necessary to transform knowledge impartation and acquisition strategies. A Deputy Director-General of the Ghana Education Service, Madam Elizabeth de-Souza, urged beneficiary teachers to put the knowledge acquired to good use. The Head of the ...

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  16. Ghana loses grip on pineapple exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The low productivity in the pineapple sector has cost Ghana to drop in export market share on the international market from 10 per cent in 2004 to three per cent in 2014. The deficit in the pineapple industry that is presently averaging around 40 per cent is due to the non-availability of financial support for cultivation, high fertiliser cost, low quality inputs, especially pineapple suckers due to the change in global demand from smooth cayenne to MD2.

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  17. 'Mahama's failure prompted me to contest him'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... social needs for Ghanaians, particularly security and infrastructural development, which he said is lacking in rural Ghana. Asked about funding, the Mr. Boateng said, "nobody is funding me. I'm just a solicitor," friends, relatives and even party ...

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  18. 1,500 environmental health graduates waiting for postingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    More than 1,500 Environmental Health Graduates still waiting for posting by Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, four years after graduation. In a statement to the Ghana News Agency in Accra on Monday the Coalition of Concern Environmental Health Graduates expressed concern about the delay in posting 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 graduates.

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  19. 'I fear Kumasi because of marijuana experience'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... taught the rapper a bitter lesson which has now led to his resolve to stay away from drugs and lead the youth of Ghana in the same path. But he said although it is all over, Kumasi now reminds him of the horrid circumstances that led to his ...

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  20. Mother slaughters baby at Garu-DuriRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... not prepared to stay with a child without a father," she said. Mr Dasmani Abduliah , a resident in the area, told the Ghana News Agency in Garu that Ms Fuseini stayed with her parents in Duri and on August 28 when members of the family had left for ...

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