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Mr. A. Kan-Dapaah

You’re being ‘aggressive’ : Kan-Dapaah to Army boss

A FORMER Minister of Defence, Albert Kan-Dapaah, has written to the Chief of Defence Staff, Michael Samson-Oje, describing his posturing ahead of the elections as “aggressive.” The army boss last week told the media troublemakers would be dealt with ruthlessly. “I want to sound a note of caution to any …

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Catchist Mrs.Christiana Kailebi Adom Bortey (3rd from left) back roll, the aged and the Salvation aged committee in a group photograph

We’re not witches : Old women in Presby Church plead

MUNTALLA INUSAH | OLD WOMEN in the Nungua Cocoa Beach branch of the Salvation Presbyterian Church are appealing to families, especially the youth, to desist from calling them “witches”. According to them, attaining 70 years is a blessing from God and that is what they should celebrate rather than …

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The Tema Ports

Govt loses millions at Tema Port : Due to poor supervision

FRANCISCA EMEFA ENCHILL INVESTIGATIONS CONDUCTED by the DAILY HERITAGE have revealed an unprecedented lack of proper supervision by some officials of the Customs Excise and Preventive Service (CEPS) of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), which is denying the state millions of Cedis. Due to gaping loopholes, some clearing agents at the …

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President John Dramani Mahama

My destiny in your hands : Mahama to Ghanaians

MUNTALLA INUSAH | PRESIDENT JOHN Dramani Mahama has said the peace and stability the nation is enjoying is an attestation in Africa that the country has been in safe hands under his leadership as the president. The leader of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) said “I place my destiny in …

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Mr Kobina Richardson acting CEO of E-Connection addressing the gathering

Accra goes high-tech with SkyFi Internet Service

MUNTALLA INUSAH | E-CONNECTA, in collaboration with the government, has launched SkyFi Internet Services to give Ghanaians access to faster internet experience in the country. The first Phase of the internet service covers areas such as Accra Technical University, Tema Lorry Station, Kotoka International Airport, Burma Camp, Korle-Bu, University of …

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Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on his campaign trail

I’m unfazed by NDC lies — Akufo-Addo

THE 2016 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says he is unfazed by the lies, fabrications and propaganda which are being churned out against his person by operatives and functionaries of the Mahama government. According to Nana Akufo-Addo, “knowing full well they have lost …

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President John Dramani Mahama

Mahama expresses regret : Over expenditure on imports

BENJAMIN TANDOH PRESIDENT JOHN Dramani Mahama has indicated that his government will focus on promoting indigenous businesses during his second term. President Mahama expressed his dissatisfaction about the amount of money spent by the government in importing goods which can be manufactured in the country, and reiterated his belief in …

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Head of communications of EC, Eric Dzakpasu

All of you will vote-EC tells Special Voters

MUNTALLA INUSAH | THE ELECTORAL Commission has assured the security agencies and the general public that pragmatic steps are being taken to ensure they all exercise their franchise in this year’s elections. In a statement signed by the EC’s head of communications, Eric Dzakpasu, on Thursday, December 1 said the …

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La township in Accra

Rancor within Dzraase Quarter of La : Lomo We sets records straight

NEWS DESK REPORT THE HEAD of Lomo ‘We’ (formerly called Nii Adjei Gbeke We) of Dzraase Quarter, Nii Lomo Ogyensu III, and his elders have held a press conference at their family house in La to brief the media and for that matter the public on what they call a …

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A woman casting her vote

Here we go, election 2016 is here!

WELL, WELL, well, what a campaign. On the 7th of December Ghanaians go to the polls to elect a president. It has been a long slug – an exciting, but often touchy and downright violent campaign of the two main political parties, National Democratic Congress (NDC) and New Patriotic Party …

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