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Nine Escape Death On Koforidua-asesewa Road

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Nine persons aboard a Hyundai H100 vehicle escaped death when their vehicle, travelling from Asesewa to Koforidua, skidded off the road into the bush to avoid hitting a taxi that crossed it. The Taxi, an Opel Astra Caravan, with registration number ER 3787-X crossed the Hyundai at Dawa, a commun ...

AGA Iduapriem Mine Invests In Communities Through Trust Fund

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Iduapriem- AngloGold Ashantis, Iduapriem Community Trust Fund has commissioned new projects for people in its host communities in the New Techiman district of the Western region.The projects, an Early Childhood Development Centre and Aqua-privy Toilet Facility, were commissioned by the C ...

Adhere Strictly To The Senchi Road Map—Veep

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 The Vice President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah Arthur has called on members of the Implementation Advisory Group on the Senchi Consensus to adhere strictly to the Senchi road map.He said the purpose of the Senchi consensus was with the aim of promoting dialogue towards achieving consensus on pol ...

Accident Kills 1.3m Every Year

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 The participants in a photograph with DCOP Kofi Boakye, Dr. Samuel Sarpong, DCOP Awuni, David Osafo Adonteng, among others. A TOTAL of 1.3 million people are killed and about 50 million others sustain body injuries through gory vehicular accidents across the world annually, statistics hav ...

Volta Basin Claimants Shock Sole-Commissioner

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Justice Yaw Apau The second batch of people who put in claims to collect huge sums of money in respect of the Volta Basin Flooded Area, following the construction of the Akosombo Dam in the 1960s, were interrogated by the Commission of Enquiry investigating the payment of judgement debts. Witn ...

Mahama Clears Gutters – As Accra Mayor Claps

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 President John Dramani Mahama collecting the rubbish President John Dramani Mahama last Saturday descended into filthy drains and went round garbage-choked spots at James Town, a slum area of Accra, to undertake a cleanup exercise. The exercise was part of activities the Accra Metropolitan A ...

Ghana Needs Intelligent Leaders - Says Presby Moderator

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Right Reverend Professor Emmanuel Martey Moderator of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana PCG, Right Reverend Professor Emmanuel Martey, in a fiery sermon on Sunday, unequivocally stated that Ghana needs intelligent leaders to fix the current problems confronting the country ...

21 Perish In Gory Crash

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 The mangled accident bus TWENTY-ONE persons were killed and 11 others injured when a Mercedes Benz sprinter bus crashed into a Toyota Hiace mini bus on the Kumasi-Accra road on Sunday evening. Theaccident occurredat about 6:00pm on the outskirts of the Asankare community near Juaso in the As ...

Controversy Over GJA Awards

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Jamila Akweley Okertchire middle with her siblings at the award The Ghana Journalists Associations GJAs annual awards ceremony, that seeks to recognize journalists for their outstanding works over the years, was held last Saturday with 38 journalists from both state-owned and private media ...

Woman Arrested For Stealing Children

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Mariama Abiabala being whisked away by police officers A 48-YEAR-OLD woman has been busted by the Tema Divisional Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit DOVVSU of the Ghana Police Service suspected of stealing four children in Accra to Ashaiman. The culprit, Mariama Abialaba, a food ven ...

Mad woman delivers baby girl on the street

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 A young woman, about 30 years, believed to be mentally deranged at the weekend gave birth to a baby girl at Ave-Xevi in the Akatsi North District of the Volta Region. The madwoman, who gave her name as Kimmy Fuabode, a Nigerian, violently prevented people from getting near her and the baby but l ...

24 new cholera cases recorded in Ketu North

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Twenty four new cholera cases have been recorded in Ketu North district of the Volta region with the first case recorded in Afornyaga within the district. The Disease Control Officer of the district health directorate Christian Gohoho confirmed this in an interview with Joy News Ivy Setordjie. ...

Gyataba Calls For Minister's Head

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Nana Agyenim Boateng, aka Gyataba UNITED FRONT Party UFP Founder and National Chairman, Nana Agyenim Boateng, aka Gyataba, has demanded the immediate sack of the Minister of Education, Naana Jane Opoku-Agyeman. He is of the view that the minister is not performing as expected of her and ...
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