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Takoradi Polytechnic Nominated For Quality And Service Award

Saturday, April 30, 2016 Takoradi Polytechnic has been nominated for the prestigious Golden Medal for Quality and Service Award by the Worldwide Marketing Organization based in France. The award is in recognition of the Polytechnic rsquo;s excellent leadership skills, market positioning and communication strategies geare ...

'I am an agent of change sent by God' Counselor Lutterodt mounts defence

Friday, April 29, 2016 In an interview on Joy News 39; Pulse program, Counselor Lutterodt has clarified comments he made about marriage that has provoked of a backlash of criticisms on social media. Counselor George Lutterodt said no one is compelled to believe or adhere to the advice he gives if they don rsquo;t agre ...

Week at a glance: Dzifa Attivor lambasted as EC unveils new logo, begin Limited Registration exercise

Friday, April 29, 2016 This week has remarkably been a political one so far as it saw lots of political activities. There was the Electoral Commission 39;s rebranding, Madam Attivor 39;s comments as well as President John Dramani Mahama 39;s quot; Accounting to the People quot; tour. http://cdn.modernghana. ...

COCOBOD workers want Mahama to investigate CEO Opuni

Friday, April 29, 2016 Unionized workers in the cocoa industry have accused the Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) Dr. Stephen Opuni, of engaging in dubious deals. According to the two unions, Industrial and Commercial Workers 39; Union (ICU) and the General Agricultural Workers 39; Union (GAWU), ...

Kumasi power consumers threaten showdown with ECG

Friday, April 29, 2016 Customers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) in Kumasi are planning to vent their spleen on officials of the company after weeks of erratic power supply leading to the destruction of gadgets and stalling businesses. Many customers interrupted radio programmes in Kumasi Thursday to register ...

GES Boss Salutes Workers

Friday, April 29, 2016 Mr. Jacob Aaworb-Nang Maabobr Kor, Director-General of Ghana Education Service (GES), has commended workers for their hard work and dedication to duties over the years. Mr. Jacob Kor, in an interview prior to this year 39;s Workers 39; Day celebration, indicated that workers have mostly ...

NSS personnel to get 5 years career development training

Friday, April 29, 2016 National service personnel across the country from this year will have the opportunity to undergo an intensive career development program in a bid to build their capacity and prepare them for the job market. According to the National Service Secretariat, the program forms of part of the a long te ...

My husband didn't appear capable of murder – Widow of man who beheaded son

Friday, April 29, 2016 Widow of 34-year-old man who beheaded his son and committed suicide, says her husband showed no sign of being capable of murder. Their marital conflicts did not go beyond heated verbal disagreements, the widow, Millicent Adjei, told Adom News 39; Araba Aggrey. The deceased, Philip Dzakpasu sl ...

Four killed In Assin Fosu Road Crash

Friday, April 29, 2016 Four persons have been confirmed dead in a gory accident at Assin Atobiase near Assin Fosu in the Central region. The crash occurred between a Ford bus with registration number AW 5694-12 and a diesel truck registered GN 5423-15. The Ford was traveling from Accra to Assin Fosu while the ...

E/R: Taxi Driver Crashes Man To Death

Friday, April 29, 2016 A man suspected to be in his 60s has been crashed to death by a taxi driver near the Koforidua Polytechnic in the New Juaben municipality of the Eastern region. The fatal incident occurred Friday morning as the unidentified man attempted to cross the road. The driver of the Opel Astra t ...
File photo: VIP buses

VIP Bus Kills Two In Kumasi

Friday, April 29, 2016 Two passengers are reported dead after they were run over by a VIP bus in Kumasi in the Ashanti region. The VIP bus veered off the road and killed the passengers at a bus stop at Kentinkrono, near the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Kumasi. The driver of the bus an ...

Habitat for Humanity suspends operations in Ghana

Friday, April 29, 2016 Habitat for Humanity International, Inc. ( ldquo; Habitat for Humanity rdquo; or ldquo; Habitat rdquo;) has positively affected the lives of families in more than 70 countries and territories around the world. This is achieved in various ways, including having a physical presence in a country, ...
The mentally challenged woman gave birth in a bush at Effiakuma, Takoradi

Takoradi 'Mad' Woman’s Baby Stolen

Friday, April 29, 2016 A newly born baby girl belonging to a mentally-derailed woman in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis has been reported stolen. According to the Department of Social Welfare in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolitan Area (STMA), all efforts to trace the individual who has taken custody of the baby h ...
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