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  1. Bow down your heads in shame - " A Plus condemns MUSIGARead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | GhanaWeb

    Ghanaian Hip life artiste Kwame Asare Obeng popularly known in the showbiz industry as A Plus has condemned the Musicians Union of Ghana due to the current state of the headquarters office in Accra. The storey building office, was donated by the government of Ghana renovated by MUSIGA and commissioned and handed over to the union by the late President John Evans Attah Mills during his time as the country's vice president in 1999.

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  2. Ghana's Princesses to face Eq. GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana's Under-20 female football team, Black Princesses, have booked a date with Equatorial Guinea in the second round of their 2016 U-20 Women's World Cup qualifier to be played on the weekend of September 25 to 27. The Princesses completed their win over Senegal with a 2-0 away win in Dakar last Saturday to advance on an 8-0 aggregate, having won the first leg 6-0 in Accra. Goals from Jane Ayieyam and Lily Niber-Lawrence ensured victory for the Princesses who will now face Equatorial Guinea in the second consecutive qualifier after beating the Guineans in the 2014 WWC qualifiers on penalties.

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  3. $20m Wee Suspect FreedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... the determination of the case. The accused was arrested through the collaboration of the UK security agencies and Ghana's Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) after Ennin had successfully left the shores of Ghana for that country. Ennin is facing a ...

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  4. Deaf And Dumb Beats Up CopRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    Lance Corporal Charles Agble Vigor A 48-year-old deaf and dumb resident of Bunkpurugu in the Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo District of the Northern Region, Jakpel Sanganika, has beaten to a pulp Lance Corporal Charles Agble Vigor. The cop with the Rapid Deployment Force of the Ghana Police Service in Tamale, the Northern regional capital, was on operational duties in the area.

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  5. Akua Donkor Uses Vulgar LanguageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    Radio listeners, particularly in the Accra/Tema Metropolis, had a rude shock when maverick politician, Akua Donkor, used unprintable words to describe her elderly colleague in a live programme. The politician, who holds herself as founder of the Ghana Freedom Party , attacked the womanhood of her colleague, Maame Serwaa, when the two clashed on Adom FM during the evening news bulletin.

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  6. RRC-AG supports Suhum pastorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    ... warned that the bikes were not for their private purposes. "The bikes are registered in the name of Assemblies of God Ghana for the use of the churches of Otwe be di edua, Akrobo, Gyato, Adarkwa, Nankese, and Obomofo Densuano," he said. Regional ...

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  7. GNFS cautions against improper use of candlesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana National Fire Service , has asked the public to be cautious in the use of candles and other naked lights to avoid lost of lives and property. A statement issued in Accra by the Acting Public Relations Officer of GNFS, T. Osafo-Twum and copied to GNA said if candle lights are not handled properly, they could result in serious fire outbreaks.

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  8. Police round up 75 prostitutes and their clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    The Nungua Divisional Police Command in the Greater Accra Region has arrested about 33 susA pected prostitutes, together with 42 of their male counterparts and clients, in some brothels at Nungua, suburb of Accra. The suspects currently in police custody, according to police reports, were seen in action when the brothA els were raided in a joint swoop organised by the divisional comA mand and the district command from 10:30 pm to 4:00 am yesterday.

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  9. Black Stars yet to receive winning bonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    ... beat the Mauritius side 7-1 in an Africa Cup qualifier in Accra in June. He also talked about the preparation of Team Ghana ahead of the upcoming 2015 All Africa Games which will take place in Congo Brazzaville. "The preparation of Team Ghana is ...

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  10. The physician 'brain drain' from sub-Saharan Africa to the USRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... and, inability to obtain travel visa. PLOS: For a previous article, you interviewed fraternal twin brothers from Ghana who are both physicians, but chose to practice medicine in different settings. What were the factors that motivated one brother to ...

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  11. Ghana drops in ranking to end child traffickingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    According to the latest annual Trafficking in Persons report issued by the US State Department, Ghana is not doing enough to combat human trafficking. According to the report, Ghana remains a source, transit, and destination country for men, women, and children subjected to forced labor and sex trafficking.

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  12. Ghana Dance Festival launched in AccraRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Ghana Dance Festival has been launched to commemorate dance forms in Ghana be it art, entertainment and culture. The annual Dance festival aims at helping develop the dance industry through workshops, career development activities, exhibitions and competitions.

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  13. Jay Foley may be worshiping another god - Yaa PonoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... he sees in Sarkodie ", Yaa Pono" he told DJ Murphy. He further told the host he has no favorite hip-life artiste in Ghana because he thinks he's the best in Ghana now. Yaa Pono is out with a new song titled "like that" which is enjoying massive air ...

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  14. Gov't must support local companies - " Dr. DzaniRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    IDEAL Finance, a microfinance company, has launched its 5th-anniversary celebration at Ada in the Greater Accra Region with a call on government to implement policies that will support the growth of indigenous companies. Dr. Nii Kotei Dzani, Chief Executive Officer of IDEAL Finance, who made the call, said currently government offers tremendous support to foreign companies operating in the country instead of the indigenous ones.

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  15. Miners'urged to initiate 25-year power agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... provision in the country: foreign exchange risk; fuel supply risk; the credit-worthiness of Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). He indicated that while the mining sector typically pays more than a cost-reflective tariff, other sectors of the economy ...

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  16. Banks increase loans to "trotro" driversRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... The SME sector is a major contributor to the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP). A recent study by Bastiat Ghana showed that about 92 percent of all registered companies in the country can be classified as micro, small and medium scale ...

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  17. Tight fiscal regime strangles mining sector'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, Mr Suleman Koney, has raised concerns over the declining nature of exploration activities in the country's mining sector, explaining that the trend, if not checked, could translate into a decline in annual gold output. He said exploration activities which covers both the company's presence and their activities have gone down substantially.

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  18. Give SMEs chance to compete - " Access Bank MDRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Managing Director of the Access Bank Ghana, Mr Dolapo Ogundimu, has said small and medium scale enterprises should be given the needed attention to enable them to compete effectively on the global market. Particularly, he said SMEs owned by women should be recognised and assisted, else their economic potential that would not be realised.

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  19. Ofori Amponsah to release highlife song - " ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... years now started writing music at the age of thirteen and is one of the most famous contemporary highlife artistes in Ghana. He was introduced into the music industry by Daddy Lumba but became a pastor a few years ago. He is currently the Head ...

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  20. Grand durbar to climax 2015 Emancipation Day celebrationRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Ghana Tourism Authority says this year's Emancipation Day celebration would be climaxed with a grand durbar of the chiefs and people of Assin Manso in the Central Region. The Emancipation Day 2015 would be celebrated on the broad theme: "Emancipation, our Heritage, our strength," with a sub - theme: "Re-uniting the African Family for Development."

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