Couple commits suicide after watch night service in Central Region

Couple commits suicide after watch night service in Central Region

Residents of Abrobiano in the Komenda Edina Eguafo Abrem District of the Central Region woke up on 1st January 2020 to the shocking news of a husband and wife allegedly committing suicide in their room after returning from the 31st

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74-year-old tailor burnt to death on New Year’s eve

74-year-old tailor burnt to death on New Year’s eve

Barely an hour into the New Year, a 74-year-old tailor has lost his life in a fire outbreak which consumed his shop at Asamankese in the West Akim Municipality of the Eastern region. The deceased whose name has only been

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Angry Avenor residents want deadly GWCL dugout covered

Angry Avenor residents want deadly GWCL dugout covered

Residents and commuters in and around Avenor in the Okaikoi South District are angry with Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) after its officials allegedly dug a pit and left it uncovered for days.  According to them, the sand from the

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Akufo-Addo shares hope of a better Ghana in New Year message

Akufo-Addo shares hope of a better Ghana in New Year message

President Nana Akufo-Addo is optimistic that the country will reach higher heights in 2020. In his New Year message for Ghanaians, he urged all to adopt an attitude that will promote free and fair elections this year. He believes the country will achieve a

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Sam Korankye Ankrah declares red and blue as colours for 2020

Sam Korankye Ankrah declares red and blue as colours for 2020

General Overseer of the Royal House Chapel International, Reverend Sam Korankye Ankrah’s has instructed his congregants to be circumspect about their choice of colours for their milestone celebrations. In his sermon to usher in the New Year, he revealed that

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‘We will tell our story!’ – Rawlings criticises ‘distortions’ in June 4, Dec 31 narrations

‘We will tell our story!’ – Rawlings criticises ‘distortions’ in June 4, Dec 31 narrations

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has described the interventions of June 4, 1979, and December 31, 1981, as effects of the mood of the country at the time and called for the context and circumstances of the period to be

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GRIDCo restores power to VALCO

GRIDCo restores power to VALCO

Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has restored power to the Volta Aluminum Company Limited (VALCo) after disconnecting electricity supply to the Tema-based aluminium smelting firm on Monday, December 30, over a $30 million debt. Nana Oppong Damoah, the Head of

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Somalia suicide car bomb attack rocks capital, killing scores

Somalia suicide car bomb attack rocks capital, killing scores

At least 79 people are dead and 149 more injured after a massive car bomb exploded at a busy intersection on the outskirts of Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, on Saturday, according to a government official. Government spokesman Ismael Mukhtar Omar also

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Upper East Regional Hospital records high cases of fractures in children

Upper East Regional Hospital records high cases of fractures in children

A medical officer at the Upper East Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga has expressed worry over accident injuries with one death recorded at the hospital on the Eve of Christmas. Dr Wisdom Afedo said five cases of fractures in children many of

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Kwahu Traditional Council to establish a university

Kwahu Traditional Council to establish a university

The Kwahu Traditional Council will soon establish a university to increase access to tertiary education in the Kwahu area. This was announced by the Queen mother of Obo, Nana Afriyie Kobour II at a community party for children and their

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