Licences of 386 financial institutions revoked

Licences of 386 financial institutions revoked

The Bank of Ghana has revoked the licences of 386 insolvent microfinance and microcredit companies.  This includes 192 microfinance companies having their licenses revoked with another 155 insolvent companies that have ceased operations also suffering the same fate. The Central Bank in

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50% of men have cause not to make a woman pregnant – Doctor

50% of men have cause not to make a woman pregnant – Doctor

A Consultant Urologist at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital has revealed about 50 percent of Ghanaian men, may fail at getting a woman pregnant. Speaking at the Joy Business Health and Wellness Trade Show in Accra, Dr Mathew Yamoah Kyei

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2 Married men jailed 20yrs for defiling, impregnating girl, 14

2 Married men jailed 20yrs for defiling, impregnating girl, 14

Two married men who sexually assaulted a 14-year-old pupil in Cape Coast in the Central Region and got her pregnant, have been jailed 20 years. The two were convicted and sentenced Friday, May 31, by the Cape Coast circuit court

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Intravenous Infusion to petition govt to stop the importation of fake infusion bottles

Intravenous Infusion to petition govt to stop the importation of fake infusion bottles

Wholly Ghanaian manufacturer of medical infusions in the country, Intravenous Infusion will in the coming days, petition government to stop the importation of fake infusion bottles.  According to the company, it has observed that the products have made its way

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Tanzanian woman performs Caesarean on herself

Tanzanian woman performs Caesarean on herself

A 30-year-old Tanzanian woman has performed a Caesarean section on herself at her home in a rural part of the south-west of the country, District Medical Officer Dr Hashim Movogogo told the BBC. Joyce Kilinda cut herself open using a

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Woman sticks her head through neighbor’s metal grate, gets stuck for five hours

Woman sticks her head through neighbor’s metal grate, gets stuck for five hours

A Colombian woman who allegedly wanted to check if her neighbor was home ended up getting her head stuck in the front door metal grate for five hours. Photos of an unnamed woman from the town of La Virginia, in

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2019 AFCON: Senegal retain 16 from World Cup for Egypt

2019 AFCON: Senegal retain 16 from World Cup for Egypt

Senegal coach Aliou Cisse has retained 16 of the players he took the World Cup last year in his initial squad for the Africa Cup of Nations. Among those to miss out on Cisse’s list of 25 is defender Kara

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Hypertension: The ‘silent killer’ and why you need to check your blood pressure

Hypertension: The ‘silent killer’ and why you need to check your blood pressure

Hypertension also called high blood pressure (BP) is when the pressure of the blood in the arteries is persistently elevated such that measurements are consistently above the accepted value of 140/90 mmHg. It is also referred to as the silent

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Dredging our minds, desilting our culture – The solution to dilemma of flooding

Dredging our minds, desilting our culture – The solution to dilemma of flooding

“Government tackles flood with GH¢197 million”, “Government donates relief items to flood victims”, “NADMO records 53,000 rendered homeless due to floods”. These and other headlines flood our media space every year during rains, yet no radical measures to solve our

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Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg ‘survives’ leadership vote

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg ‘survives’ leadership vote

An attempt to make Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg step down as the company’s chairman has failed. At the company’s annual general meeting on Thursday, shareholders had the opportunity to vote on Mr Zuckerberg’s leadership. Mr Zuckerberg is both Facebook’s chief

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