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Keta Lagoon allocation may breed conflict – Togbi Sri III

BY RAMSON ACQUAH-HAYFORD THE AWOAMEFIA of the Anlo state in the Volta Region, Togbi Sri III, has cautioned the government against plans to allegedly demarcate the Ketu Lagoon for prospective investors, a move he describes as “not proper” and one that may bring crisis. “Mr President, information reaching us currently is …

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Take me to court if…    .COCOBOD chair dares EOCO

  BY ROLAND B TAMAKLOE THE IMMEDIATE past board chairman of COCOBOD, Mr Daniel Ohene Agyekum, has dared the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) to haul him before court if they are certain that he engaged in any wrongful act. The under-fire former COCOBOD chairman, who seems surprised with …

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MFWA trains 40 citizen journalists on governance

FORTY YOUNG and vibrant community citizens from four Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies in Ghana have received training on how to actively participate in governance processes at the local level through the effective use of the media and other governance dialogue platforms. The participants included staff of Civil Society Organisations, …

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Our promises weren’t mere campaign talk – Prez Akufo-Addo  

  THE PRESIDENT of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says giving Ghana good governance means his administration had begun to fulfil the pledges made to Ghanaians, in the run up to the December 2016 elections. According to President Akufo-Addo, over the last 11 months, the period of his government’s …

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Accident victims must benefit from NHIS – NRSC

BY PHILIP ANTOH Philip.antoh@dailyheritage.com.gh THE BOARD Chairman of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC), Rev. Ismaila Awudu,  has said it is time accident victims rise up and demand from policy makers a quota of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) set aside to support victims of road accidents in the country. …

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Kwabena Agyepong sues Wontumi .Demands GH¢ 400k for defamation

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE SUSPENDED General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Kwabena Agyei Agyepong, has sued the Ashanti Regional chairman of the party, Mr Bernard Antwi Boasiako, over defamatory comments made against him. Mr Agyepong, in his statement of claim, is asking the High Court in Kumasi …

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Avoid partisan politics .Mahama to Ghanaians

  NEWS DESK REPORT FORMER PRESIDENT John Dramani Mahama has said Ghanaians should avoid partisanship politics and embrace unity “for it is only unity that underlies sustainable development.” According to the former President “belonging to a political party is important because it is good for political choices but national development …

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MTN reintroduces ‘Allow Cash Out’ feature to enhance customer security

MTN GHANA has reintroduced ‘Allow Cash-Out’ feature on its Mobile Money (MoMo) Platform to enhance customer security for withdrawal transactions. Customers will see the ‘Allow Cash-Out’ feature on their MoMo Menu and this will enable only the customer to initiate and authorize cash out before an agent can process the …

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Access Bank rewards winners and unveils ‘Akyedeɛ Keseɛ’ in new promo phase  

ACCESS BANK has rewarded another set of 20 winners in Ghana’s first family promotion in a brief ceremony held at its Osu Oxford Street branch in Accra. Winning the ultimate prize in the first mega draw, the Santanah Family took away a sleek 2017 Hyundai Tucson. Other lucky winners in …

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Prof Adei calls for improvement in medical personnel attitude

BY IDDI YIRE A FORMER Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Professor Stephen Adei, says there is the need for improvement in the attitude of medical personnel, especially nurses, paramedics and other supporting staff. “As in other areas of our national life, the attitude of …

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