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BBC launches 2018 Komla Dumor Award

BBC launches 2018 Komla Dumor Award

The award was established to honour Komla Dumor, an exceptional presenter for BBC World News     The BBC is seeking a rising star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, now in its fourth year.

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Volta Region asked to take advantage of ETLS in 2018 budget

Volta Region asked to take advantage of ETLS in 2018 budget

Mr Kwame Sowu Jr, an Entrepreneur, and Chairman of the Ghana Museums and Monument Board has advised businesses in the Volta Region to take advantage of ECOWAS Trade Liberalisation Scheme (ETLS) in the 2018 budget. He said the Scheme grants

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Martin Amidu drove a 60-year-old woman out of office – Valerie Sawyerr

Martin Amidu drove a 60-year-old woman out of office – Valerie Sawyerr

Marin Amidu(L) and Valerie Sawyerr (R)   A former Deputy Chief of Staff, Dr. Valerie Sawyerr, has called out Special prosecutor Martin Amidu for forcing a woman out of office when he was appointed Attorney General and Minister of Justice

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I killed my husband with poison on my nipples – Woman confesses

I killed my husband with poison on my nipples – Woman confesses

A married woman has confessed to killing her husband by applying poison on her nipples for him to suck and die during their sexual encounter. The married woman who confessed together with other 24 Ghanaian married women disclosed shocking cheating

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Radio broadcaster gives birth on air

Radio broadcaster gives birth on air

A US morning radio show presenter has given birth on air during her show. Cassiday Proctor, a weekday morning presenter on The Arch station in the US city of St Louis, broadcast her birth by Caesarean section on Tuesday. Ms

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Muntaka, Afenyo-Markin close to getting 183 MPs to throw out GLC LI

Muntaka, Afenyo-Markin close to getting 183 MPs to throw out GLC LI

The General Legal Council (GLC)’s Legislative Instrument (LI) before Parliament may suffer a mortal blow if the ongoing bipartisan campaign in the House is able to raise the required two-thirds majority to annul it. There is a growing number of

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V/R-AGI laments Ghana’s drop in global competitiveness ranking

V/R-AGI laments Ghana’s drop in global competitiveness ranking

The Chairman of the Volta and Eastern Branch the Association of Ghana Industry (AGI) says it is worrying that Ghana recently dropped in the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report. Dela Gadzanku said it is unfortunate that Ivory Coast continues

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Nigeria’s child comedian Emmanuella to feature in a Disney project

Nigeria’s child comedian Emmanuella to feature in a Disney project

Popular Nigerian child comedian Emmanuella Samuel has announced that she is to feature in a Walt Disney project. The seven year old broke the news to her fans on her Instagram account, posting a picture of herself on set.  

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Edward Bawa urges gov’t to shelve plan to reduce thermal component of VRA

Edward Bawa urges gov’t to shelve plan to reduce thermal component of VRA

Energy expert, Edward Bawa, has urged government to ensure that power producer, the Volta River Authority (VRA), maintains a controlling stake in its thermal operation. According to the MP for Bongo in the Upper West Region, “the plan of the

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Zoomlion lauds YEA review of sanitation module; responds to ‘misconceptions’

Zoomlion lauds YEA review of sanitation module; responds to ‘misconceptions’

Waste management company, Zoomlion Ghana, says it welcomes the Youth Employment Agency’s review of the Youth in Sanitation Module. The YEA said on Wednesday at a press conference that from June 2018, it will no longer proceed with a contract

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