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Day Three Of Vetting: Mps Grill Alan, Others [photos]

Monday, January 23, 2017 Four ministerial nominees appeared before Parliament 8217;s Appointment Committee to be vetted today . http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/123201790628 83239d15807a4d32809d37e5b6d2cb42.jpg http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/123201790629 c7eb3445ec464 ...

Achimota School names girls' dormitory after Rev. Joyce Aryee

Monday, January 23, 2017 A newly built girls rsquo; dormitory of the Achimota Senior High School in Accra has been named after Reverend Joyce Rosalind Aryee, the Founder of Salt and Light Ministries, a Christian parachurch organisation. The 17th dormitory of the school, known as Rev. Joyce R. Aryee House, was in honour o ...

Hajia Alima Mahama

Govt Committed To Election Of MMDCEs – Alima Mahama

Monday, January 23, 2017 Local Government and Rural Development Minister-designate Hajia Alima Mahama, has said the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government stands by its promise to get Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) elected. The NPP, led by Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, ahead of last year's p ...

I’ve Eaten Kenkey And Pepper With Nana Addo…So I Know Him Very Well – Nunoo Mensah

Monday, January 23, 2017 President Nana Akufo-Addo will never demand a state bungalow be given him as part of his retirement package after leaving office, a former Chief of Defence Staff, Brigadier General Nunoo-Mensah has said. 8220;I don 8217;t believe that Nana Akufo-Addo as president will retire and tell Ghanaians ...

Tyre burst smashes 2 to death, injured two others at Agogo

Monday, January 23, 2017 Two people have died in a gory accident at Asante-Akim Agogo in the Ashanti Region after the rim of a lorry tyre they were working on struck them following an explosion. Two others also suffered severe injuries are said to be in critical condition at the local Presbyterian Hospital. Yaw Debrah ...

Ghana's missions abroad in bad state- Ayorkor Botchway

Monday, January 23, 2017 Foreign Affairs Minister designate has bemoaned what she says is the bad condition of the country 39;s missions abroad. Shirley Ayorkor Botchway said the missions are in deplorable condition and mentioned Ghana 39;s mission in New York as one of the worse even though it is sited in a prime area ...

Augusco Headmaster Expresses Gratitude To APSU At Thanksgiving Mass

Monday, January 23, 2017 Mr Joseph Connel the reinstated headmaster of St. Augustine 39;s College Cape Coast (AUGUSCO), who is a member of APSU class of 1979 has lauded the remarkable role played by the Union, the Board of Governors and the PTA in getting him reinstated. He made this known at a Special Thankgivin ...

Tree branch kills 16-year-old Ghanass student

Monday, January 23, 2017 A falling tree branch has caused the death of a 16-year-old student of the Ghana Secondary School (Ghanass) in the Eastern regional capital Koforidua. The first year General Arts student, Edmund Amoako was heading towards the boys dormitory from prep when the incident occurred on Sunday evening. ...

Ghana 98MW away from a return of load-shedding - ACEP

Monday, January 23, 2017 The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has stressed Ghana 39;s power supply situation is in a quot;fragile state quot; despite assurances from the Volta River Authority (VRA). Head of policy at ACEP Dr Ishmael Ackah told Joy News on Monday that all that stands between a return to the era of ...

Gov’t to engage farmers as shareholders in Komenda Sugar factory

Monday, January 23, 2017 Sugar cane farmers will be engaged in the running of the Komenda Sugar factory in the Central Region as part of government's plan for the factory, Minister Nominee for Trade and Industry, Alan Kyerematen has said. Farmers will be included in development of a sugar cane plantation and part of the ...
Minister Designate, Alan K. Kyeremanten

Govt To Establish ‘IDF’ To Boost Private Sector – Alan

Monday, January 23, 2017 The Minister of Trade and Industry-designate, Alan John Kwadwo Kyerematen, has hinted of the establishment of an Industrial Development Fund aimed at facilitating access to medium and long term capital for the private sector. The important thing is for the private sector to recognize that govern ...

13 Persons Pick Forms For Council Of State Election In Upper East

Monday, January 23, 2017 Paramount Chief of the Talensi Traditional Area,Tongo Rana, Kubilsong Nalebegtan A total of 13 persons across the Upper East Region have so far picked up nomination forms from the Electoral Commission office in Bolgatanga, to contest this year's Council of State elections to be held on Feb ...

Nominations For 2016 Ghana’s Most Influential (GMI) Awards On-Going

Monday, January 23, 2017 16th January, 2017, Accra: Organizers of Ghana rsquo;s Most Influential Awards (GMI), an annual platform to celebrate top 100 most influential Ghanaian personalities, are calling on the general public to continue nominating their favourites. The nominations which were opened since December ...
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