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Sustain Starr Woman Dream Edition Project- Dagbon Regent

HIS MAJESTY Kampakuya- Naa Abdulai Yakubu Andani has charged the Starr Woman Dream Edition Project to ensure that the project is sustained to fully achieve its noble objective of empowering young women entrepreneurs with disabilities in the municipality. Receiving the Project Team led by EIB Network’s Group News Editor, Eyram …

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Jail breaker re-arrested in Kumasi after 4 years

Police at the Airport District Command in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region have recaptured a fugitive, who was amongst some inmates who escaped from lawful custody some four years ago. The escapee, 20-year-old Alex Boakye Ansah, was recaptured when the Airport Patrol Team spotted him at Dichemso, a suburb of …

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COMPTROLLER-GENERAL OF IMMIGRATION VISITS TEMA REGIONAL COMMAND

THE COMPTROLLER-GENERAL of Immigration (CGI), Mr. Kwame Takyi has paid a-one-day working visit to the Tema Regional Command of the Service. He called on the Regional Commander, Deputy Commissioner of Immigration (DCI) Samuel Basintale to receive firsthand information on the operations and challenges in the Region. The CGI who was …

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Service sector not growing economy – renowned education consultant

THE EXECUTIVE Director of Leyden Educational Consultancy, Professor James Owusu has called on the Ministry of Education and the Ghana Education Service to refocus the country’s education on development of both technical and vocational training to rapidly grow the economy. Prof. Owusu said for a country to develop and grow …

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Justice Crabbe leads team to solve Ga State disputes

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh FORMER SUPREME court judge, Justice VCRAC Crabbe is leading a-13-member committee inaugurated by Wor-Lumor Konor Borketey Laweh Tsuru Gborbu Wulomo, the overlord of the Ga Dangme State to settle the prolong chieftaincy dispute that had engulfed the Ga state. The ‘VCRAC Crabbe Committee’ is expected to …

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Zoomlion staff boycott work over unpaid salaries

WORKERS OF Sanitation giant Zoomlion Ghana Limited in the Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abirem (KEEA) Municipality in the Central Region have staged a demonstration against the company for non-payment of salaries. They say despite their meager salaries, the last time they were paid was six months ago. This, according to them, is making livelihood difficult …

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Ghana runs out of anti-snake serum

THERE IS shortage of anti-snake serum in Ghana, a health expert has revealed. Snake bite treatment is free in government hospitals but the vaccine has run short for quite some time now in the country hence victims of venomous snake bites are left to their fate. Some health officials in the Eastern …

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GIJ advertises for on-leave rector’s position

THE GHANA Institute of Journalism (GIJ) has placed an advertisement for suitable candidates to apply for the rector position while the substantive rector, Dr Wilberforce Dzisah remains on leave. Dr Dzisah is being investigated over alleged infractions in procurement practices. A four-member investigative committee set up by the governing council …

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Surveyors appeal to govt for a Council

BY PAUL AMPONG-MENSAH THE PRESIDENT of the Ghana Institute of Surveyors (GIS), Mr Edwin Addo-Tawiah has revealed that currently the Institute does not fall under any government agency to regulate its activities. Speaking to the press at the opening ceremony of the 13th Surveyors’ Week and 49th Annual General Meeting, the …

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Akyemansa District Assembly battles teenage pregnancy

BY KOJO ANSAH THE AKYEMANSA District Assembly in the Eastern Region is calling for the support of Non-Governmental Organisations and child right activists to help the district curb the alarming teenage pregnancy in the district. The Akyemansa District topped teenage pregnancy cases in the Eastern Region in 2016. The district …

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