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Ghs 14m Released To Pay Teachers

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed that the Finance Ministry has released Ghs14, 172, 313.23 to settle salary arrears for validated teachers engaged between 2013 and 2016. Speaking at the 5th Quadrennial and 52nd National Delegates Conference of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) at Cape Coast on …

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Kumasi: Footballer Dies While Playing For His Community

Reports reaching Daily Heritage indicate a 25-year old footballer in Kumasi, Akwasi Poku, fell and died on the football pitch during a match being played in the Ashanti Region. According to reports, the footballer was allegedly hit in the throat by an opponent but he rose to his feet, shook …

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Robbers’ own phone betrays them by causing their arrest

Two alleged armed robbers who robbed a motorbike rider of his bike at gunpoint have been remanded into police custody after the mobile phone left at the scene by one of them led to their arrest. Joseph Ahorde and Sulley Karim pleaded guilty to conspiracy to rob and robbery, and …

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A/R: DISEC Confiscates 9 Excavators At Amansie Central, Miners Arrested

The Amansie Central District Security Council in the Ashanti Region has  impounded 9 immortal mining excavators used for mining activities in the district.  Some miners have also been arrested by the Amansie Central District Police Command for operating illegally. The 9 excavators have since been conveyed to the premises of …

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Asokwa Court Demands School Records Of Gang Rape Suspects

The Asokwa District Court (One) presided by Peter Oppong-Boahen has ordered for the school records of four gang rape suspects to determine their real ages. Ages of the suspects have been in contention before the court. The court postponed the hearing to Wednesday January 10, 2018 A source at the …

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16 Blood Sucking Vampires Captured

The police in Niger State, Nigeria, has arrested 16 kidnappers who reportedly drink the blood of captives along the Kaduna-Abuja road. This act is practiced on people who are not able to meet up with a ransom placed on their release. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), some …

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Bantama Rape ‘Suspects’ Back In Court

The four suspects standing trial for gang-raping a teenage girl in Kumasi in the Ashanti region will appear before court today, January 3, after spending the New Year in police custody. They were first sentenced to spend the Christmas season in police custody and are expected to appear before the …

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2018 Is Ghana’s Year Of Prosperity-Ransford Obeng

Head Pastor of Christian Charismatic Centre (CCC) in Kumasi, Pastor Ransford Obeng has assured Ghanaians that with continuous reliance on God, he would bless the nation and make 2018 a prosperous year for the nation. He noted that the same way that Ghanaians sought God’s face, waited patiently and he …

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Teacher Unions To Go On Strike

The three teacher unions have told the government to brace itself for a strike during the second term of the 2017/2018 academic year. Although a specific date for the strike has not been given, the second term begins next week. The intended strike is in connection with the non-payment of …

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‘Galamsey’ Operators Storm Upper West Region

The Upper West Regional Police Command says it has picked signals that groups of illegal miners from the southern part of the country have relocated to the Upper West Region following the clampdown on their activities in the south. He said the regional police command had mounted strong vigilance to …

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