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Woman uses her husband’s car to sow seed in a church, Pastor forced to return car after threats

A woman shocked people close to her after she sowed a seed of faith with her husband car in her church, in Delta State. According to multiple reports, some aggrieved Nigerians who are close to the woman’s husband, warned the pastor to return the car, else they’d attack the church …

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W/R: 4 Dead As Tipper Truck Crashes Into Ambulance

At least four people are feared dead in an accident involving an ambulance and a truck at Beahu, a community in the Ahanta West District of the Western region. The truck with registration number GT 7348-15 believed to be heading towards Tarkwa from Takoradi rammed into the ambulance numbered GV …

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Akro SECTEC Students Demand Removal Of Teachers Over Sexual Abuse

Students of AKro Senior High Technical School in Odumase Krobo of the Eastern Region are calling for the dismissal of some of their teachers over what they describe as sexual harassment. In  a letter intercepted by Starr News, the Students Representative Council listed many other disturbing happenings in the school …

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OccupyGhana to sue Births and Death Registry over ban on names

OCCUPYGHANA, A pressure group, has given the Births and Deaths Registry thirty days ultimatum to rectify the Registration of Births and Deaths Act, 1965 (Act 301), which currently bans the use of names such as Nana, Naa, Nii and Junior or face legal action. According to them, checks done with …

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Poor condition of service harming KATH mortuary attendants

Mortuary assistants at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) have decried what it describes as poor conditions of service. According to them, the meager salary as well as allowances given to them have left them perpetually resigned to hardship. A mortuary attendant with the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) speaking …

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A/R: 4 Armed robbers arrested

Four (4) suspected armed robbers have been arrested by Nkawie District Police Command at Nkawkwom-Nkwanta near Nkawie in the Atwima Nwabiagya District. The suspects are Baafi Evans 22, Richard Kwabena Donnie 23, Nuhu Yahya 22 and Kwaku Nuhu 21. Briefing the media at Nkawie Police Station, DSP Emmanuel Asiamah- Atwima …

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Persons with Disability walk long distances to access healthcare

MAJORITY OF People With Disabilities (PWDs) in the three northern regions are made to walk long distances to access healthcare, a research by the Hope for Future Generations has revealed. The research indicated that though the respondents were not concerned about the distance they had to cover, their worry was …

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Pokuah Sawyerr rescues girl with slashed neck

BY FRANCISCA EMEFA ENCHILL THE MEMBER of Parliament (MP) for Agona East constituency in the Central Region, Obaatanpa Queenstar Maame Pokuah Sawyerr, who is known for her generosity, has once again helped to save the life of an 18-year-old orphan, Theodora Ansah, whose neck and hand were slashed by her …

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Ghanaians angry over ban on names such as Nana, Nii, Junior by Births and Deaths Registry

THE DECISION by the Births and Deaths Registry to ban certain prefixes and suffixes deemed as titles and thus prevented from being registered as part of names on birth certificates has received a huge backlash from discerning Ghanaians. New and social media were yesterday awashed with harsh words, some of …

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Fulani crisis: Two Farmers Killed, Four Others Injured

Two farmers have been killed with four others in critical condition by suspected Fulani herdsmen at Geduako near Drobonso in the Sekyere Afram Plains District of the Ashanti Region. The two men, abusuafmonline.com understands were gunned down by the suspected herdsmen while on their way to farm on Wednesday January …

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