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‘Killing’ abuse cases must seize

The DAILY HERITAGE has on countless occasions exposed miscreants and social misfits who are in the habit of abusing minors and defiling girls in villages. Not long ago, a school girl was raped mercilessly in a village near Mamfe-Akuapem by a popular drinking spot operator. The man after the evil …

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Students must take advantage of extension of WASSCE date

EDUCATIONISTS HAVE always maintained that Senior High School (SHS) is a very critical stage in the life of students because it determines the future academic path of wards who are enrolled into SHS. This is because the requirement for most lucrative jobs is tertiary level of education which is reliant …

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Why the number of Basic School subjects should be reduced

AT THE basic level of education, one issue that comes up strongly is the Intelligence Quotient level of pupils and their attention span during instructional hours. From class one to the final year of Junior High School (JHS) education, many of the pupils are below 15 years. The exceptions are …

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Exploitation in prayer camps must stop

THE ABUSE of Ghana’s known status as a religious and secular state by some quack men of God appears to be getting out of hands and ought to be tackled frontally by our religious bodies. Day in, day out, prayer camps and new churches spring up to provide salvation to …

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The other side of contraceptive

SEX AMONG teenagers has regrettably become inevitable, particularly, in second cycle and tertiary institutions due to several factors not excluding peer pressure. While religion is playing a key role to complement advocacy to ensure abstinence, social pressure is pushing our teenagers into very dangerous life habits. These days, it is …

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Ghana football league in disarray once again

By Nana Bram….. ONCE AGAIN, the news coming from football circles is not so pleasant. The premier league in Ghana has been slapped with injunction, thereby putting the start of the 2017/2018 league in complete disarray. Leagues To start with, one wonders why a league, like all other leagues elsewhere …

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Only God understands Ebony’s calling

PRISCILLA OPOKU-KWARTENG with stage name Ebony Reigns, born on February 16, 1997, met her untimely death last Thursday evening in a gory accident on the Kumasi-Sunyani road. The celebrated artist met her calling while returning to Accra after visiting the mother in Sunyani. She was accompanied by three others-driver, a …

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Police Service needs the support of all

PRESIDENT NANA Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated his government’s commitment to fight crime in the country. The President, in his State of the Nation Address in Parliament yesterday, said his government is ever ready to clamp down on miscreants; “the law enforcement agencies will crack down very hard on all …

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When the teacher indulges in sexual misconduct

BY ANTHONY KWAKU AMOAH Introduction THE TEACHER, under no circumstance, should be linked to any form of misconduct, be it sexual misconduct or whatever. Aside being a dispenser of knowledge, the teacher performs and must be seen to have been performing the role of a leader, counselor and a motivator. …

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Time for the unemployed to think outside the box

IT IS a known fact that most successful entrepreneurs dared to be different from the onset and took hard decisions by thinking outside the box. Born on October 28, 1955, William Henry Gates III, popularly known as Bill Gates showed extreme interest in computer programming at age 13 and by …

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