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    Students stranded as teachers comply with COLA strike

    Some basic and second-cycle institution teachers have abandoned classrooms in the Ashanti Region as they comply with the strike directive by their union leaders over the Cost of Living Allowance (COLA). When Class News’ Elisha Adarkwah visited Amankwatia Primary and Junior High school, Kumasi...
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    World Bank appoints Ghanaian economist as new Veep for East and South Africa

    The World Bank has appointed Victoria Kwakwa as the new Vice President for Eastern and Southern Africa from July 1, 2022. Mrs Kwakwa, before her appointment, was the World Bank’s Vice President for Corporate Strategic Initiatives. She comes in with over 30 years of experience and will lead...
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    Our education is in crisis – Former UEW Vice-Chancellor

    Professor Jophus Anamuah-Mensah, a former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has supported the call for a review of basic and secondary education in Ghana with immediate well-thought-out measures to salvage it from collapse. He said many children were not literate and...
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    The people leading Ghana to IMF can’t ‘break the 8’ – Ken Agyapong

    The Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong has said the New Patriotic Party cannot win the 2024 elections with people leading the nation to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a financial bailout. Speaking at an on-going NPP National Constituency Officers Welfare...
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    We'll not allow mining in Winneba Forest Reserve — Angry Chiefs tell government

    The traditional leaders and residents of Winneba have vowed to resist any mining activity in the Winneba Forest Reserve. The chiefs and residents cautioned the Minerals Commission to take its hands off the Winneba Forest. The youth of Winneba has stated that they are prepared to lay down their...
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    Shatta Wale fined GH¢2,000 for publication of false news

    Dancehall artiste, Charles Nii Armah Mensah aka Shatta Wale has been fined Ghc2,000 by the Accra Circuit Court for falsely claiming he was dead in October last year. Failure to pay the fine will result in Shatta Wale serving a term of three months in prison. The court , presided over by...
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    Drunkards Association of Ghana launches E-Drink app to save members’ lives

    This was revealed by the association’s president, Moses Onyah, commonly known as Dry Bone, in an interview with Kofi Adoma on Kofi TV. According to him, the effort would eliminate the need for members of the organization to go great distances to purchase alcohol and become engaged in accidents...
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    Police seek court orders over Arise Ghana night demo

    The Ghana Police Service says it expects the courts to give directions today (Monday, June 27, 2022) on whether the two-day demonstration led by Arise Ghana, including picketing the precincts of Jubilee House into the night, should proceed as planned. Arise Ghana is mobilising the public for...
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    MoMo vendor jailed for sending GH¢30,000 instead of GH¢3,000

    A former Mobile Money (MoMo) attendant, 27-year-old Gifty Tetteh, recounts how she was jailed thirty months for claiming she mistakenly cashed out GH¢30,000 instead of GH¢3,000 for a customer in 2018. She said she operated a busy MoMo joint together with her employer at Afariwaa, a suburb of...
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    Police receive GHc50, 000 for arresting ‘killer’ Chinese woman

    The Ghana Association of Chinese Society on Wednesday, donated GHc50, 000 cash to the Dansoman Divisional Headquarters of the Ghana Police Service, for arresting Jacob Kwesi Acquah, who allegedly murdered a Chinese woman, at Dansoman. The association said the donation was its appreciation for...
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    COVID-19 Expenditure: GH¢600 million was used for economic relief, stabilisation and revitalisation — Finance Minister

    Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister for Finance says a total of GH¢600 million was utilised for Economic Relief, Stabilization and Revitalization during the COVID-19 Pandemic. He said: "Mr Speaker, in addition to measures to stabilise the economy after the devastating impact of the COVID-19...
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    ‘They steal our children and beat their parents’: A story of anti-trafficking in Ghana

    This interview with Jubilee Benson is part of a series of child workers in Ghana. He is the local assembly member for a collection of communities around Lake Volta that have been singled out for intervention by people seeking to end child labour. His answers were translated out of Twi and edited...
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    Kumawood actor Paa George intends to do these things before dying

    Popular Kumawood actor, Paa George, has listed some interesting activities he intends to embark on, two years before his death. The 85-year-old actor who has prayed to God for a 96-year-old lifespan said at age 94, he would resort to sleeping and living his life to the fullest. Paa George...
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    SCAM Alert: Why Ghanaians are receiving foreign calls from ‘strange’ numbers and 4 things to do

    MyNewsGh.com has noted many Ghanaians complaining about receiving foreign calls from numbers that mostly originate from Madagascar, Mali, South Africa and other countries. Sometimes the call merely rings once and cut. Many Ghanaians have taken to social media to lament about the development...
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    NCCE continues to be relevant in the creation of our cultural awareness — Akufo-Addo

    President Akufo-Addo has condemned calls for the scrap of the National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE) at the recent inauguration of their new boss, Madam Kathleen Addy. Speaking at the inaugural ceremony on Thursday, June 16, 2022, the president asserted that the commission has always been...
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    Diesel price per litre shoots up to GHS13.50p

    The woes of Ghanaians are deepening following yet another hikes in the prices of fuel at the local pumps. The Ghanaians since the start of the year have been complaining about the high cost of fuel in the country leading to the high cost of living. Just a few months ago, all fuel products broke...
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    More rains are coming; be on guard if you are within flood-prone areas – NADMO

    The National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) of Ghana has issued a public warning urging Ghanaians, especially people within flood-prone areas to move to higher grounds as more rains are expected. According to a post on the Facebook page of NADMO Ghana, it has received information from...
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    Akufo-Addo launches $750 million Development Bank Ghana

    President Nana Akufo-Addo Tuesday formally unveiled the Development Bank Ghana (DBG) to meet the demand for credit for the growth of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). The DBG will concentrate on economic transformation, particularly industrialization and value-addition in agriculture, and...
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    Poor hygiene and storage practices led to Marwako food poisoning – Food and Drugs Authority

    According to the FDA, it discovered poor sanitation, poor storage and microbial infestation as the causes of the incident. In a statement issued on Monday, June 13, the FDA explained that based on its findings, the eatery failed to observe the appropriate sanitary practices, leading to...
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    Ashesi University first-class graduate reportedly lands job with Goldman Sachs

    A Ghanaian lady identified as Davidal Kobi has graduated from the Ashesi University with first-class honours after being on the list of the Dean throughout her study period. Davidal did not just graduate with first-class honours but according to edwardasare.com, she has landed a job with...
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