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Upper East records high turnout for National Sanitation Day

The Upper East Region which had its turn of the National Sanitation Day (NSD) on Saturday recorded high turnout for the event.
• The first powership under construction.

Power barges from Turkey 70 per cent complete

The first of two powerships the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) contracted Karpowership of Turkey to supply as part of the long-term measures to…
A placard expressing the effect of power outages on productivity. Picture: Ebow Hanson.

Fix dumsor now to save economy from further havoc; Workers tell Prez Mahama

A section of workers who defied the scorching sun to march at this year’s Workers’ Day parade in Accra have urged the government to deal with the…
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Asantehene releases 1,000 acres for Suame Magazine expansion project

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has released a 1,000-acre at Adubinsokese in the Afigya-Kwabre District of the Ashanti Region for use by…
Dr Amma Benneh-Akwasi Kuma

Seek early treatment for Leukemia

A consultant at the Department of Haematology at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Dr Amma Benneh-Akwasi Kuma, has expressed worry that most Chronic…
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May Day celebrations from regions

May Day parades took place in district and regional capitals all across the country with workers expressing their discontent with the direction of…
President John Dramani Mahama

Govt committed to ensuring suitable pension for all — Prez Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama has said the government remains committed to ensuring a suitable pension regime for all pensioners.
Kofi Asamoah — TUC boss

Organised labour losing hope over continued energy crisis

Organised labour is beginning to lose hope due to the government’s delay in fixing the energy crisis, the Secretary-General of the Trades Union…
Constable Samuel Asamoah (left) and  Danso Ofori

Police Constable, another arrested for attempted robbery

A police constable and his civilian accomplice have been arrested after they allegedly attempted to rob a Nigerian of GH¢2,000 he went to withdraw…
President John Dramani Mahama

Power crisis purely technical; Has nothing to do with funds — Prez

President John Dramani Mahama says the power crisis has nothing to do with lack of money to purchase crude oil to power the thermal plant, as some…
President John Mahama

President Mahama apologises to Dansoman residents over power cuts

President John Mahama has apologised to the residents of Dansoman in Accra, who he said had to endure power cuts for five consecutive days.

Don’t privatize ADB – Organised Labour tells Prez Mahama

Organised Labour has urged the government not to privatise the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB), which it said had been set up to…
President John Mahama

Smart businesses are not laying off workers – President Mahama

President John Mahama has stated that the economy is in good shape despite the power crisis facing the country.

Leave ECG alone – Organised Labour tells government

Organised Labour has called on the government not to privatise the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) or introduce private sector participation into…
President John Mahama

Lack of money not responsible for power crisis – President Mahama

President John Mahama has rejected claims in a section of the media that the power crisis facing the country will end if the government can get money…
Kofi Asamoah, TUC Secretary General

Power crisis must end now – Organised Labour tells Prez Mahama

Organised Labour (OL) has urged President John Dramani Mahama to fix the power crisis facing the country, which the union said had caused people to…
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Self-styled businessman arrested for fraud

A 25-year-old driver, Benjamin Odartey , has been charged with defrauding by false pretence before the Somanya Magistrate Court.
• Workers busily constructing drainage on the La Tse-Addo road in the La Dadekotopon Municipality in Accra. INSET: The MCE, Ms Rita Odoley Sowah (2nd left), stressing a point to media personnel on the site.

Work on La Tse-Addo road progressing steadily

The second phase of work on the La Tse-Addo road in the La Dadekotopon Municipality in Accra is progressing steadily.

Police recruits pass out at three centres

Passing out parades were yesterday held in Ho, Kumasi and Koforidua, for 1,256 police recruits who had successfully completed six months’intensive…

Former GREDA boss bought sim box at $2,400 — Investigator

A former boss of the Ghana Real Estate Developers Association (GREDA), Dr Alex Tweneboah, admitted purchasing a SIM box worth $2,400 from the United…
• Patrick Anumei, CEO of GN Bank presenting the Mother’s Day Buffet winners award to Elizabeth Amegashie

Live band show to mark Mother’s Day

A live band show will be held at the Banquet Hall of the State House on May 10, 2015 to mark Mother’s Day.
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Man, 38 stabs friend over GH¢2

A 38-year-old man who allegedly stabbed a colleague fisherman to death for refusing to pay GH¢2 owed him has been arrested by the Bole Police.
• Mr Kofi Asamoah — TUC Boss

Workers mark Labour Day

Ghanaian workers will today join their fellow workers around the globe to celebrate May Day.
•   Mrs Sedina Tamakloe Attionu (right), and Her Excellency Ms Margit Thomsen unveiling the school crest.

Legacy Girls College opened at Akuse

The Co-founder of Legacy Girls College, Dr (Mrs) Ellen Hagan, has encouraged young girls to discover their purpose in life and work towards the…
• Mr Philip Ampofo, the President of the OWASS Old Students Association (3rd right) addressing the students during the ceremony

Don’t interfere in administration of schools - Old students advised

The president of the 1990 Year Group of the Opoku Ware School (OWASS) Old Boys Association, Mr Collins Amponsah-Mensah, has advised old students not…
Mr Kingsley Awuah Darko, the Managing Director of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Company, addressing the media.

BOST will deal with corrupt officials — Managing Director

The Managing Director of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Company, Mr Kingsley Awuah Darko, has pledged to deal with anyone found…

Yilo Krobo installs new Konor but court order stops coronation

In spite of the Koforidua High Court order restraining the Nuer Family of Somanya from nominating and installing Romeo Tetteh Kofi as the Konor of…
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Father, son drown in Obuasi

A father and his son have drowned in an abandoned galamsey pit at Matemeho, a farming community near Sanso in Obuasi in the Ashanti Region.
Rev. Brother Dery

Rev. brother commits suicide

A reverend brother of the Catholic Church at Navrongo in the Kassena Nankana municipality in the Upper East Region has committed suicide.
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NDC salutes Ghanaian workers

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) extends its warmest greetings and, congratulation to all Ghanaian workers on the occasion of May Day.
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