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Woyome faces oral grilling on how he spent GH¢ 51.2m judgement debt

As Supreme Court throws out application to stop oral examination BY MUNTALLA INUSAH   | A SINGLE Justice of the Supreme Court has dismissed an application by embattled businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome seeking to stop the Attorney General from orally examining him on how he spent the GH¢ …

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REVEALED: Movenpiina, Zup Oil Certificate of Registration…SEE COPY

Movenpiina Energy has become a subject of controversy after the murky development surrounding its contract to distribute what has now turned out to be contaminated fuel onto the market. The Minority in the wake of the BOST saga argued that notwithstanding the anomaly of being awarded a contract while the company …

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Disbandment of vigilante groups will be inimical to Ghana-Delta Force Director

National Director of New Patriotic Party (NPP) vigilante group, Delta Force has said the disbandment of such groups will be inimical to the country arguing that their existence complements the operations of the police and other security agencies. Although he believes the disbandment of such groups was normal, he maintains …

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Man stabbed to death on his penis and chest in Somanya

25-YEAR-OLD man, Ernest Koranteng has been stabbed to death at Somanya in the Eastern region. The deceased was stabbed twice on the chest and around his penis in a revenge attack. The Somanya District Police Commander, ASP Isaac Otsin, explained that, information gathered indicates that the deceased and his friend …

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UK company terminates contract with 4 Ghanaian Pharmaceutical firms

Local pharmaceutical giants have expressed their fear of serious health implications following the decision of the United Kingdom (UK)-based pharmaceutical company, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Export Ltd, UK, to terminate its distributorship contracts with them in favour of Worldwide Health Ltd (WHL),a wholly Indian-owned company operating in Ghana Implications The local companies …

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3% Vat Flat Rate replaces 17.5% Input –out

The Ghana Revenue Authority has effective July 1 2017, commenced the application of the 3% VAT Flat Rate to replace the previous 17.5% Input – Output VAT computation approach. The old approach, which suffered low compliance due to the extensive paperwork in filing VAT returns is being replaced with the …

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Supreme Court throws out Woyome’s suit

The Supreme Court has dismissed an application by businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome seeking to block the Attorney General from orally examining him. The oral examination is in connection with attempts by the state to retrieve GHS51.2million from him. According to the Court, presided over by Justice A.A Benin Mr. Woyome’s …

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Cost of living high in Ghana – Report

BY PHILIP ANTOH  A COMPANY dedicated to helping people travel abroad has ranked Ghana as a nation with highest cost of living. The company, MoveHub, based its calculations on the price of groceries, transport, bills, restaurants and renting a home. The calculation was then placed in an index, which used …

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Imported gas cylinders dangerous, says Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Company Limited

BY MAVIS PAINTSIL THE PRODUCTION Manager of the Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Company Limited (GCMC), Mr Ezekiel Mensah, has urged individuals to use steel cylinders made in Ghana instead of patronising imported cylinders to avoid gas explosion. Mr Mensah explained that after a decade of using a gas cylinder, its user …

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Pupils shun nasty school building

RESIDENTS OF Twumso- Krobom, a remote farming community in the Kwabibirem District of the Eastern Region, are living in terrible conditions due to the absence of basic amenities in the community. The only school in the community, Twumso L/A Primary School, which serves about six surrounding villages, is in tatters. …

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