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Agi Director Calls For Policy That Will Link Raw Materials To Industry

Friday, May 6, 2016 The Executive Director of the Association of Ghana Industries Seth Twum-Akwaboah has called for a policy that will ensure a reliable and adequate supply of raw materials to Agro processing companies. This he believes will facilitate a smooth production chain process and guarantee a competitive ma ...

Snake Antiserum from Zebilla hospital sold on open market

Friday, May 6, 2016 Snake venom Antiserum which is not supposed to be sold to clients is being smuggled out of public health facilities to private pharmacies and individuals in the Bawku West District of the Upper East region. Investigations has revealed that the Awulugu Pharmacy, a private pharmacy located in Zebil ...

MP for Okere, Dan Botwe, robbed at his home in Tema

Friday, May 6, 2016 The Member of Parliament for Okere constituency of the Eastern Region, Dan Kweku Botwe, has been robbed at his home in Tema. Three armed men, according to reports, broke into the house at around 12:30am, Friday, demanding he showed them where he kept his money. Mr Botwe was reportedly held hos ...
Kobina Minta-Akandor

Juaboso MP Accused Of Terrorising NPP Members With Macho Men

Friday, May 6, 2016 There is a saying that coming events cast their shadows, and that is precisely what is on display during this year rsquo;s EC limited registration exercise as both NDC and NPP are counter accusing each other of violence attack. One of such accusation is from the Western Region as Members of New P ...
MP for Okere Dan Botwe

Dan Botwe Robbed At Gunpoint

Friday, May 6, 2016 The Member of Parliament for Okere in the Eastern region Dan Botwe was on Friday dawn robbed at gunpoint in his Tema residence, StarrFMonline.com has learnt. The former general secretary of the NPP was reportedly held hostage for about 45 minutes by the bandits. The security man at his ...
Kwesi Pratt

Go After Other Politicians Who Slapped People – Pratt Charges Police

Friday, May 6, 2016 The Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper, Kwesi Pratt Jnr has charged personnel of the Ghana Police Service to go after and arrest politicians who in times past slapped their colleagues in the course of duty. The veteran journalist commenting on the alleged assault on the Manhyia North ...

Upper West: Over 150 People Displaced By Rainstorm In Kpongu

Friday, May 6, 2016 A severe rainstorm has hit Kpongu, a small community in the Wa Municipality of the Upper West Region. The disaster which occured in the early hours of Wednesday as a result of a heavy downpour has rendered over 150 people homeless. Some of the victims are currently sharing shelter with fr ...

Today's front pages: Friday, May 06, 2016

Friday, May 6, 2016 http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/swna6edq53 7432686575688 2084021190284.jpg SUPREME COURT SLAPS HOT EC OVER NHIS amp; GHOST NAMES The Supreme Court yesterday ordered the Electoral Commission (EC) to take immediate steps to delete from the electoral roll names of person ...

VIAM Africa calls for extension of voter registration on campuses

Friday, May 6, 2016 VIAM Africa, has called on the Electoral Commission to consider extending the days for the limited voter registration exercise on the campuses of the various universities in Ghana. The education think tank is worried about the bottlenecks students are facing in the ongoing voter registration exer ...

Travelers ask MMT for more buses for Aboakyir festival

Friday, May 6, 2016 Aboakyir festival has gained popularity and draws tourists from all walks of life to Winneba to witness the beautiful cultural heritage of the people of Efutu Traditional area in the Central region. It brings hundreds of people to the town each year. However, some travelers to Winneba to witness ...

Subah contract with GRA ends today

Friday, May 6, 2016 Today, May 6, 2016 marks the end of the one-year telecoms revenue monitoring contract between the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) and Subah Infosolutions Limited. This is according to a letter dated February 4, 2016, which the GRA wrote to Subah informing them of the former 39;s intentions not to ...

Passengers stranded at Afram Plains as ferries break down

Thursday, May 5, 2016 Residents of Afram plains face long journeys on alternate routes as two ferries recently sent to the area have broken down. quot;Passengers are stranded at both sides. If you are coming from Adawso you can 39;t cross the river with your car and if you are coming from Nkawkaw area, you can 39;t ...

Soul Food College Trains 760 Students In ICT

Thursday, May 5, 2016 By Bernice Bessey Africa is often tagged to be lagging behind development and to address some of these challenging issues especially in Ghana, Soul Food ICT College, a Ghanaian-based non-governmental organisation (NGO) in Accra, has organized a free computer training for 760 students to acquire ski ...
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