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Cooperate with us and let’s reopen KNUST – Oppong Nkrumah

THE MINISTER for Information, Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has revealed that the government remains committed to have the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology re-opened on Thursday, November 8, 2018. The school was shut down after the outbreak of violence and destruction of property following the students’ demonstration of October …

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Evil spirit terrorises residents of Santa-Maria

BY PHILIP ANTOH| philip.antoh@dailyheritage.com.gh RESIDENTS of Santa Maria Sekuwaa Hills Top in the Ga Central Municipality of the Greater Accra Region are living in fear, following persistent claims that their area had been invaded by evil spirits which terrorise them in the night. The residents claim the evil spirit is …

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Vivo energy, environment 360 launch CyClean for schools

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH | muntalla.inusah@dailyneritage.com.gh VIVO ENERGY Ghana, in collaboration with Environment 360, has launched a campaign dubbed ‘CyClean,’ an industry-first recycling initiative for basic schools, geared towards the promoting environmental sustainability in the country. The event took place Korle-Gonno and Mamprobi is under the Ghana Recycling Incentivized Programme for …

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Opuni’s trial… 2nd prosecution witness gives ‘hearsay’ evidence

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH Mmuntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh AN ATTEMPT by lawyers of Dr Stephen Kwabena Opuni, former Chief Executive Officer of COCOBOD, to urge the court not to allow the second prosecution witness to give hearsay evidence in the trial in which Dr Opuni and one other are facing charges of causing financial …

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Barbaric .Teacher tortures student for making noise

BY MORRIS BANAAMWINE A FORM two student of the Presbyterian Junior High School in Wa in the Upper West Region has been tortured by his teacher for making excessive noise. The student sustained major cuts on his knees when he was made to kneel and follow it with crawling on …

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CAGD blows GH¢39m on books .Abandons them for 18yrs .MDAs say the books are now unusable

BY FRANCISCA ENCHILL A CORRUPTION Watch (CW) investigation has found that failure by some Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to work together and align their policies and procedures has led to more than GH¢39m worth of value books printed by the Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD) becoming useless as …

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USAID shows the way by promoting Ghanaian trade and economic growth

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH  | muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE GOVERNMENT of the United States of American through the US Agency for International Development (USAID) has shown the way by providing an opportunity for stakeholders to learn about the new tools, manuals and online portals to promote investment. The prospects are enhance the exports …

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2023 AAG is an opportunity to get more sporting amenities- GOC

PRESIDENT OF the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), Mr Ben Nunoo Mensah believes hosting the 2023 All Africa Games is an opportunity for the country to put up more sports facilities. According to Nunoo Mensah, bidding to host 2023 All African Games had not been easy after making a final presentation …

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Ghana, Togo commission for cooperation

PRESIDENT Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says Ghana and Togo stand ready to support and promote all efforts aimed at ensuring the success of the management of Noepe-Akanu joint border post, and to strengthen the bonds of friendship and co-operation between Ghana and Togo. At the official hand-over ceremony of the …

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Prampram chieftaincy crisis: Ruling set for Nov 7

THE GREATER Accra Regional House of Chiefs (GARHC) will on November 7 give its ruling on who is the rightful heir to the Prampram Paramount stool. The matter, which was brought before the GARHC, was necessitated by moves by some people to install a successor to the late Nene Tetteh …

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