VGMA2018: Sarkodie tops with 8 nominations, Joe Mettle 7

VGMA2018: Sarkodie tops with 8 nominations, Joe Mettle 7

Joe Mettle is the reigning VGMA Artiste of the Year  The battle lines have been drawn for the biggest awards to honour the creative works of Ghana’s gifted artistes – the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2018! The hourly announcements of

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Kenyan hospital staff suspended after brain surgery on wrong patient

Kenyan hospital staff suspended after brain surgery on wrong patient

Two hospital officials have been placed on leave after a mix-up led to doctors performing brain surgery on the wrong patient. Photo by Daniel Irungu/ EPA-EFE   Two hospital officials in Kenya have been placed on leave for an incident

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V/R: North Dayi MP assists osteomyelitis patient

V/R: North Dayi MP assists osteomyelitis patient

The dream of two 22 year old Rose Damanka, a resident in the North Dayi Constiteuncy in the Volta Region, of becoming a nurse was almost gone, but thanks to the assistance of Ms JoycelynTetteh, the MP for the area,

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V/R: Doomsday prophecies are destroying relationships – Volta Clergy

V/R: Doomsday prophecies are destroying relationships – Volta Clergy

The Coalition of Volta Clergy for Development, a think tank in the Volta Region, has expressed concern over the recent spate of doomsday prophecies against public figures “putting them under captivity”. The coalition noted that the trend was affecting relationships,

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FDA begins investigations into deaths of 4 people after eating banku and okro soup

FDA begins investigations into deaths of 4 people after eating banku and okro soup

Some four residents of Akakpokope in the Volta Region, who are said to be in critical condition after eating a local delicacy are likely to be transported to Accra for specialist attention. The Food and Drugs Authority has also mounted

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Confusion rocks Northern Region over nominee for the President’s BECE Award

Confusion rocks Northern Region over nominee for the President’s BECE Award

There is a growing disquiet among some residents of Yendi in the Northern Region following attempts by authorities of the Ghana Education Service (GES) to deprive one Miss Yakubu Hasanatu as a beneficiary of the President’s BECE award. The award

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V/R: Government is on track-Volta Clergy

V/R: Government is on track-Volta Clergy

The coalition of Volta Clergy, a Think-Tank made up of pastors and bishops in the Volta Region has commended government for the show of “seriousness” and “determination” to ‘fast-track’ the socio-economic development of the country. It said with just a

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Tamale tipper truck owners demand probe into burning of equipment

Tamale tipper truck owners demand probe into burning of equipment

The owners of 14 tipper trucks and one excavator at Afa Yili near Dalung in the Kumbungu district have cried foul after their trucks were set ablaze. They massed at the Tamale Chief’s (Dakpema) palace on Sunday March 4, 2018 and

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Ho TUTAG joins strike over ‘nuisance’ amendments

Ho TUTAG joins strike over ‘nuisance’ amendments

The leadership of Technical University Teachers Association of Ghana (TUTAG) is threatening to remain on strike until government withdraws sections of the bill that seeks to alter the autonomy of technical universities. According to the TUTAG,  an amendment to the

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45 siren abusers fined GHS25,710

45 siren abusers fined GHS25,710

A total of 45 drivers have been fined GHS25, 710 by the Accra Motor Courts for abusing traffic in the Accra Metropolis. That’s according to the police in a statement. The statement which was signed and issued on the twitter

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