Twenty three people died and 66 others suffered various injuries in 4,253 fire outbreaks cases recorded by the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) across the country within nine months, this year. Forty one people died and 60 sustained injuries in 4,531 fires outbreaks recorded during the same period last year. An amount of GH¢18,388,518.00 was …
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Seven personnel of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) have been dismissed by the service for various offences, within the past ten months. The personnel, who include two females and of the junior ranks, were reported to have deserted their post for more than ten days
Jose Mourinho has been appointed Tottenham manager after the sacking of Mauricio Pochettino on Tuesday. Former Chelsea and Manchester United boss Mourinho has signed a contract until the end of the 2022-23 season. “The quality in both the squad and the academy excites me,” said the 56-year-old Portuguese. “Working with these players is what has …
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Two persons have been confirmed dead following an outbreak of cerebrospinal meningitis (CSM) in the Lambussie District of the Upper West Region (UWR). The two were among five confirmed cases (out of 18 suspected cases) in the district last October. The District Director for Health, Mrs Rebecca Alalbila, who made these known at the district’s …
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The Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) last Friday organised a Foreign Object Debris walk (FOD) as parts of efforts to ensure safety at the country’s airports and to create awareness of the dangers of damage from foreign objects.
The Minister for Railway Development, Mr. Joe Ghartey has reiterated Government’s resolve to see to the completion of the Sky train project only if Government becomes satisfied with the terms and conditions available by the company in charge of the project. According to him, Government is not paying for the feasibility of the project, but […]
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The Prime Minister (PM) of Barbados, Mia Amor Mottley, has told African nations to build strong economic ties with black nations outside Africa and people of African descent for their mutual benefit and eliminate the mentality that white mind is superior to the black mind.
There was excitement in parliament especially among majority members of Parliament (MPs),when the now popular Ekumfi Fruit Juice product known as “Eku Juice” popped up in the law making chamber during the 2020 budget debate.
Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has cut sod for construction works on the 88-kilometre Hohoe-Jasikan to Dodo Pepesu stretch of the Eastern Corridor Road to commence. The project forms part of Phase 1 of the $2billion Government of Ghana/Sinohydro Master Project Agreement. Dr. Bawumia cut sod for works to begin at Jasikan on Tuesday, November …
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HAWASSA, Ethiopia (Reuters) - Polls opened on Wednesday for Ethiopia's Sidama people to vote on self-determination in a referendum closely watched by other ethnic groups also seeking more autonomy since reforms by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed shook up the national power balance.
The president of Oxford Union has resigned over a row involving a blind student who was “violently” removed from a society debate. Ebenezer Azamati was “accosted” by a security guard when he tried to return to a seat he had earlier reserved before the discussion on 17 October. On Saturday, he was cleared of any […]
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Claim: 2019 Damba Festival is the first in over three decades
Source: President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
Researched by Rabiu Alhassan
Some parts of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s speech at the Damba festival in Yendi, in Ghana’s Northern region is generating some disquiet on social media and among locals.
PASTOR Godsfriend Edem Peter, head of the Believers Chapel International, in Ho, the Volta Regional capital, has been arrested and in connection with last Saturday’s declaration of independence for the Volta and Oti Regions, by the Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF). The suspect,