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This manhole is 2yrs-old

BY ABIGAIL ASARE RESIDENTS AND drivers who ply their trade on this dilapidated road are appealing to the Roads and Highways Authority to fix this mess which has been there for two years. This manhole can be found in front of Kpogas Furniture building along the Odorkor-Kaneshie highway stretch and …

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Coaching profession takes root in Ghana

ALTHOUGH FAIRLY new, coaching is an extremely fast growing profession around the world. It is now classified among the high earning professions especially in the USA. A PricewaterhouseCoopers study commissioned in 2007 by the International Coach Federation found that part-time coaches averaged annual salaries of $26,000 and full-time coaches were …

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Poems

Shared Pain Is Gain   Hearts melted, ones of ice. All solidity,  broken but in guise. Minds and souls drowned Out of sorrows grand, For the very much dreaded misdeed.   Eyes locked in embrace, Turning  not to the right or left. Legs moving void of grace. Nemesis it was, …

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Short story for kids Why Spider has a bald head

  ONE AFTERNOON, after Mr spider (Ananse) had enjoyed his lunch, he sat down in his yard to relax. His lunch had been particularly nice, so soon enough he snoozed off into a slumber, and sat there snoring: nrrrroorrroogh! nrrrroorrrroogh! nrrroorrrooogh! Suddenly there came the sound of someone knocking on …

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GH Heritage Month ends

THE MONTH of September, this year, was designated by the Excellence In Broadcasting (EIB) Network as ‘GH Heritage Month’ for reason the EIB, led by its newspaper, the DAILY HERITAGE, has published articles that border on the Ghanaian heritage. The publications dealt with issues such as education, politics, social life, …

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Does the Ghanaian press fulfil its mandate?

 BY KWEKU GYESI ESSEL SINCE THE emergence of modernity nations have found the media an inseparable part of their progress or development because of its roles of informing, educating and entertaining the public. These roles are prominently expressed in political discourse, national identity, and popular culture. Traditionally, when we talk …

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GH Bank notes,then and now

Bank notes of Ghana There is no doubt that certain things came to be associated with the portion of the earth we now call Ghana as a result of colonialism. One of such things has to do with the concept of currency, which is the system of money used in …

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WHERE WAS THE MEDIA IN INDEPENDENCE STRUGGLE?

THE ROLE OF THE GHANAIAN MEDIA TOWARDS ACHIEVING INDEPENDENCE THE DUTY of journalists is to educate, inform and entertain the public through the use of radio, television, newspapers and lately superhighway Information Communication Technological means such as internet, facebook, WhatsApp and others. The journalists among others also provide liberty to the people through their activities because they …

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Good old Ghana moments

AS GH Heritage month enters its final week, the editorial team wishes to express its profound gratitude to the hundreds of readers who have sent scintillating archival messages to support the GH Heritage month series. The team is indeed overwhelmed by the beautiful memorable pictures that aptly capture our Heritage …

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Saving our river bodies

FRIENDS OF Rivers and Water Bodies not long ago warned that Ghana risks importing water from other countries if we continue the rampant pollution of our water bodies, particularly in villages. According to the non-governmental grganisation (NGO), from their research findings, almost all our water bodies across the country are …

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