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GJA names investigative award after Hussein-Suale

THE GHANA Journalists Association (GJA) has named its Investigative Journalism award category after murdered journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale. Hussein-Suale was part of the Tiger Eye PI investigative team which uncovered rot in African football last year, leading to the resignation and life ban of Ghana FA boss Kwesi Nyantakyi. He was …

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E/R: Bloody clash looms . As armed farmers, Fulani herdsmen vow to fight

BY KOJO ANSAH THERE IS a looming clash between farmers and Fulani herdsmen in the Fanteakwa North District of the Eastern Region. The farmers, numbering about 300, have armed themselves with weapons, including locally-manufactured guns and many rounds of ammunition, machetes and sticks and currently invaded the bush and forest …

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KROMA sanitation day gets off to promising start

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH | muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE NATIONAL Sanitation Day instituted by the government to deal with the country’s embarrassingly poor sanitation situation started on a promising note at the newly-created Krowor Municipal Assembly (KROMA). Residents in some of the electoral areas in the municipality de-silted gutters and were joined by …

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I’m disappointed but I accept Supreme Court decision .Says Kweku Baako

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE PETITION by the Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako, challenging the removal of the former Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Charlotte Osei, from office by the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, has been dismissed. The …

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Martin Amidu removed from case challenging appointment as Special Prosecutor

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyhertage.com.gh A SEVEN-MEMBER panel of the Supreme Court justices has removed Martin Alamis Burns Amidu from the suit challenging the constitutionality of his appointment as the Special Prosecutor. The panel chaired by Justice Julius Ansah said Mr Amidu was not a proper party to the case and …

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3rd Ghana Beverage Awards launched to focus on ‘Drink Ghana’

AS PART of the “See Ghana, Eat Ghana, Wear Ghana, Feel Ghana” campaign, Global Media Alliance (GMA) has introduced ‘Drink Ghana’ at the launch of the third edition of the Ghana Beverage Awards (GBA). The event, which is on the theme ‘Drink Ghana, Inspiring Excellence in Ghana’s Beverage Industry,’ this …

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CODEO blames EC for close-of-polls statement

BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADDAI Rosemond.adjetey@yahoo.com THE COALITION of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) has stated that the Electoral Commission (EC) has misrepresented its close-of-polls statement on the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency by-election held on January 31, 2019. According to CODEO, the close-of-polls statement typically provides a snapshot of what transpires on …

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JB killers committed for murder trial at High Court

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH | muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage,conm.gh The Accra Central Magistrates Court has committed Daniel Asiedu and Vincent Boosu, the two persons being held over the murder of Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North, for trial at the High Court. This is the …

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Clarence Amoatey named PR Discovery of The Year

MR CLARENCE Amoatey, General Manager of PR consultancy firm, Touchpoint Magna Carta has been named the PR Discovery of the Year at the 7th National PR and Communications Excellence Awards held at the La Palm Beach Resort in Accra. Mr Amoatey beat three other contestants to emerge winner of the …

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Touchpoint Magna Carta is PR Consultancy firm of the Year

LEADING PUBLIC relations consultancy firm, Touchpoint Magna Carta, has been awarded PR Consultancy of the Year at the 7thNational PR and Communications Excellence Awards held at the La Palm Beach Resort in Accra. The event, which was organised by the Institute of Public Relations (IPR), Ghana, saw Touchpoint Magna Carta …

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