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2 min ago | Sunday Herald

Charity shop cast-offs are 'killing culture' in Ghana, says top historian

The cast-off clothes people give to charity shops are swamping the African republic of Ghana, destroying its native textile industry and threatening its culture, says one of the country's leading historians.

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2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

Bank Of Ghana Dragged To Court Over Cedi Depreciation

The Bank of Ghana has been dragged to the Supreme Court over the depreciation of the cedi.

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6 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

Chinese Ambassador Pledges Support For Ghana's Energy Sector

The Chinese Ambassador to Ghana,Her Excellency Ms Sun Baohong has pledged China's unflinching support for Ghana in her quest to generate adequate electricity to power the nation and accelerate economic growth.

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10 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

Ghana's Debt Shoots Up; Borrows GHA 6.3 Billion In 3 Months

The Government of Ghana borrowed about GHA 6.3 billion from both domestic and foreign lenders within the first three months of this year, pushing the country's total debt to GHA 58.4 billion.

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14 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

Shocking: Ghanaian official forgotten in Brazil by GFA

One James Kwabena, believed to be a member of Ghana's delegation to Brazil for the World Cup was conspicuously missing when the entire team returned to Ghana.

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16 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

Ghana marks World Population Day

Ghana on Friday joined the international community to commemorate 2014 World Population Day , instituted by United Nations Population Fund, with the focus on the youth.

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19 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

7 banks withdraw support for oil imports

Seven out of the 10 key banks which finance oil transactions have pulled out from the pre-financing arrangement they have with the bulk oil distribution companies , a situation likely to worsen the challenges confronting the petroleum industry.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

GhanaWeb

Ghana is on the brink of tipping over - " NPP guru

Central Regional Secretary of the New Patriotic Party , Kwamena Duncan, has slammed Felix Ofosu Kwakye for asking Ghanaians not to paint any gloomy picture about the state of the country's economy.

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Ghanamma.com

Ghana's Upcoming Group Selected To Create Theme Song For London Carnival

Ghana's upcoming duo, Slaeyez have been chosen to create the theme song for London's biggest multicultural event, the Notting Hill Carnival set to take place on the 24 and 25 August 2014.

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The Independent

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Ebola deaths rise in Sierra Leone and Liberia, WHO finds

A member of Doctors without Borders puts on protective gear at the isolation ward of the Donka Hospital in Conakry in June.

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GhanaWeb

We are not sitting on our oars - Terkper

Minister of Finance, Seth Terkper, has described as unfortunate, the suggestion that efforts being made to address the present economic hardship are not effective enough.

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GhanaWeb

Ghanaians misconstrue modeling'

Ghanaian model Isaac Ahor Larbi says he has never come across a gay model in his career and doubts if there is one in Ghana's modelling industry.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

News Observer

Wake County students return from Ghana ready to serve

Students wash their clothes Ghanaian style in Kitase, a village in east Ghana. From left: Erin Gerber, 18, Peyton Cabot, 17, Parker Savage , 17, Jacob Asher, 17, Maya Copeland, 16, Taylor Morgan , 18, Emily Orander, 16, Sammie Asher, 17. - While kicking a soccer ball with dozens of students on a bumpy field in the village of Kitase in Ghana, three ... (more)

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Planning Committee on World Tourism Confab inaugurated

A twenty-member planning committee has been inaugurated to oversee the organisation of this year's United Nations World Tourism Organisation conference slated for September 9 to 11, in Accra.

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GhanaWeb

Commercial sex worker holds patron hostage

A young lady in her mid-twenties suspected to be a commercial sex worker on Tuesday afternoon held a gentleman by name Akwasi hostage at the new Achimota overhead in Accra for refusing to pay her GHA 50.00 for spending a night with him.

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Inter Press Service

Shea Harvesting Good for Income, Bad for the Environment in Ghana

Credit: Albert Oppong-Ansah/IPS - The shea tree, a traditional African food plant, represents a major source of income for women in Ghana's Northern, Upper West and Upper East regions, but they are helping to destroy the very resource that gives them money by cutting it down to produce charcoal.

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Ghanaians in Hamburg Celebrate Republic Da

The executive members of Ghana Union Hamburg e.V. organized an impressive Symposium at the Imic e.V. "Conference Hall" in Hamburg Wandsbek.

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Dangote announces $35m expansion programme in Ghana

Nigeria's largest cement producer, Dangote has announced a 35 million dollar expansion programme in Ghana as part of initiatives to meet local demand.

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Ghanamma.com

My Sister Is Not 'Maame Water' - Castro's Mystery Girl's Sister Speaks

Family of the mystery lady identified as Janet Bandu who has disappeared with Hiplife life artiste Castro is shuttered in disbelieve that their dear sister and daughter has been missing since Sunday and she is feared dead.

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