Two mobile money agents shot dead by suspected robbers

Two mobile money agents shot dead by suspected robbers

Two mobile money agents have been shot dead by suspected armed robbers at Pelungu market in the Upper East region. Nyankonton Mu Nsem’s Issah Anthony, reporting the incident on Rainbow Radio 87.5Fm said, the incident occurred today [Friday] afternoon at

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Taxi driver kills police officer at Doblo

Taxi driver kills police officer at Doblo

A taxi driver who was allegedly resisting arrest has killed a 44-year-old police officer attached to the Formed Police Unit (FPU) at the Doblo Barrier on the Amasaman–Nsawam Road. According to reports, the deceased, Sergeant Owusu Appiah was attempting to

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Video: I don’t have any girlfriend called Pata Pitchy – Patapaa tells bloggers

Video: I don’t have any girlfriend called Pata Pitchy – Patapaa tells bloggers

The man who received massive attention for his outburst at the 2018 Ghana Music Awards, Patapaa, has been responding to what he refers to as false publications by bloggers. One of those claims includes his purported nicknaming of his girlfriend

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Educationist calls for review of English language exam structure for BECE

Educationist calls for review of English language exam structure for BECE

An educationist, Emmanuel Opoku Mensah has criticised the structure of 2018 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) English language paper. According to him, the introduction of new literature books just few months to the exams could impact negatively on pupils’ performances

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Two Ghana athletes did not return from Commonwealth Games

Two Ghana athletes did not return from Commonwealth Games

Two members of Ghana’s contingent to the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia did not return. The Ghana Badminton Association have confirmed Stella Amassah and Gifty Mensah disappeared from team Ghana’s camp and have still not been found. This comes on

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Pork business picks up in Kumasi

Pork business picks up in Kumasi

For many years Dakwodwom, a suburb of Kumasi, used to be the only hub for pork-selling business in the Metropolis. Forty-year-old Maame Yaa’s pork shed used to have a long-winding queue. She is one of the oldest pork sellers in

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Mahama had smaller staff but spent ¢1.5bn more than Akufo-Addo larger staff

Mahama had smaller staff but spent ¢1.5bn more than Akufo-Addo larger staff

The Information Minister has said, President Akufo-Addo remains committed in his resolve to protect the public purse despite concerns his government too many appointees. Mustapha Hamid said despite the criticisms about the number of appointees serving in the current regime compared

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Christian Council women hold outreach in Central Tongu

Christian Council women hold outreach in Central Tongu

The Women’s ministry of the Christian Council of Ghana (CCG), held its first Community capacity building and volunteering initiative in Central Tongu District of the Volta Region with a call for the protection of the girl child to prepare them

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Punish teachers, heads severely for sexual abuse – Child’s Right Int’l

Punish teachers, heads severely for sexual abuse – Child’s Right Int’l

The government has been urged to institute stiffer punishment for teachers and school heads who are found culpable of sexual misconduct especially with their students. Child’s Right International (CRI), the group making the call also wants reports of investigations into

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Couple lose 3 children to insecticide poisoning

Couple lose 3 children to insecticide poisoning

Tragedy hit a young couple in Accra when they lost their three children after they died from insecticide poisoning. The children, nine-month-old twin girls and their two-year-old brother, died at Abavana Down, a suburb of Accra, last Friday night. They

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