Journalist dies after attempting abortion

Journalist dies after attempting abortion

A 23-year-old woman Mary Owusua has met her untimely death after she tried to get rid of her unplanned pregnancy by drinking mixed coke with sugar solution at Adanse Apagya in the Adanse South District of the Ashanti region. According

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Volta Region Labour Office receives 134 job applications in 2017

Volta Region Labour Office receives 134 job applications in 2017

Mr John Amanor Terkpetey, Volta Regional Labour Officer said the office received a total of 134 job applications in 2017. He said 126 of the applicants were males with only eight females seeking placement in 54 vacancies in both public

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Dzolo chiefs appeal for palm oil factory

Dzolo chiefs appeal for palm oil factory

The Afefia of the Dzolo Traditional Area in the Ho West District, Togbe Agbedomegbe Koffie II, has urged the government to establish a palm oil factory in the locality to open up the area for trade in palm oil products.

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V/R: Chiefs urged to stop pleading for arson suspects

V/R: Chiefs urged to stop pleading for arson suspects

A Deputy Chief Fire Officer in charge of Operations in the Volta Region, Edwin Ekow Blankson of the Ghana National Fire Service, has advised Chiefs and Community leaders who are fond of bailing persons guilty of fire incidents to stop

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High alkaline drinking water unsafe for consumption – FDA

High alkaline drinking water unsafe for consumption – FDA

The Food and Drugs Authority has cautioned the public against drinking water with high alkaline levels stating that it is unsafe. In a statement, the FDA said it had sighted a promotional video on social media arguing that water with

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Uganda court hears challenge to presidential age-limit move

Uganda court hears challenge to presidential age-limit move

The Constitutional Court in Uganda is hearing an opposition attempt to annul a constitutional amendment which removes presidential age limits. MPs voted overwhelmingly last year to scrap the age limit of 75. It meant 73-year-old President Yoweri Museveni, in power

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Help get rid of Chinese illegal miners – Speaker tells Chinese Ambassador

Help get rid of Chinese illegal miners – Speaker tells Chinese Ambassador

The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei Owusu has called on the Chinese Ambassador to remove all illegal Chinese miners from their operational areas in Ghana. He made the call when the outgoing Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Sun Baohong

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Liverpool into semi-final with dramatic second-leg win over Man City

Liverpool into semi-final with dramatic second-leg win over Man City

Liverpool reached their first Champions League semi-final for 10 years after coming from behind to win at Manchester City and secure a 5-1 aggregate win. Trailing 3-0 from the first leg, City’s Gabriel Jesus scored after 116 seconds following Raheem

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‘You’re not higher than me’ – Suspended Wa Poly Rector slams NAPO

‘You’re not higher than me’ – Suspended Wa Poly Rector slams NAPO

The Rector of Wa Polytechnic, Prof. Emmanuel Marfo-Owusu, has accused the Minister of Education, Matthew Opoku Prempeh of unfair treatment over his suspension by the school’s governing council. There was chaos at the Polytechnic on Monday when some staff locked

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Truckload of mattresses burnt at North Industrial Area

Truckload of mattresses burnt at North Industrial Area

A Kia truck loaded with mattresses caught fire on its way out of the North Industrial Area Tuesday afternoon. The fire occurred after the mattresses on the loaded truck struck an overhead electrical cable. The cable reportedly was sparking glisters

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