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OccupyGhana happy with changes in Aisha Huang galamsey case

Pressure group, OccupyGhana has expressed happiness with the changes in charges filed by the state in the case involving The Republic versus En Huang and four others. It would be recalled that OccupyGhana petitioned the Attorney-General (A-G) to call back the docket sheets in the case of the five Chinese nationals accused of engaging in illegal mining and set forth ...

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$7m Elmina Fish Processing Plant opens

Government has inaugurated the Elmina Processing Plant in Elmina in the Central region. The US$7.48m project, according to the minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, Elizabeth Afoley Quaye, is intended to bring lasting relieve to the fishing communities in the area. She indicated that government is indeed committed to improving the fishing business so that the fisher folks can have ...

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Nana Addo leaves for Sierra Leone today

President Akufo Addo will today leave Accra for Sierra Leone for a day’s visit. The visit forms part of his tour of all West African countries. The President while in Serra Leone will hold bilateral talks with his counterpart Ernest Bai Koroma. He is also expected to meet Ghanaians in Sierra Leone where he will reveal his plans for Ghana. ...

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500 Islamic scholars pray for Nigeria’s ailing President Buhari

A total of 500 Islamic scholars from 14 districts of the northwestern Nigerian state of Zamfara have prayed for ailing Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and the country. This was disclosed by an official of the state who said the scholars recited the Holy Quran 100 times from Sunday night to Monday morning as part of the Nigerian public holiday Democracy ...

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Zimbabwe drops charges against Cecil the lion hunter

A Zimbabwe court has dropped charges against a professional hunter alleged to have helped an American dentist to kill a famous lion named Cecil. It ruled that the charges against Theo Bronkhorst “were too vague to enable to him to mount a proper defence”. His lawyer, Perpetua Dube, told the BBC the offence did not have the force of the ...

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Jose Mourinho loses three in a row as Watford punish slack United

Manchester United slumped to a third successive defeat – a crisis for a manager of the magnitude of Jose Mourinho and a club the size of United – as they were deservedly beaten by Watford. United are already six points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City and there were alarming performances all over the pitch – not least from captain ...

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Video: Sonnie Badu and wife in beautiful duet

Singer Sonnie Badu today celebrates two years of marriage to wife Annie. And while she partners him as spouse, she also contributes to his projects. She can be heard on his fifth and latest project Soundz of Africa, for instance. Watch a lovely footage of them performing “Still you reign” below.

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My most expensive shoe cost £2000 – Sandra Ankobiah

Known for her great sense of style and love for fashion, the former host of Fashion 101 has finally satisfied the curiosity of many. Lawyer/TV host Sandra Ankobiah has given Viasat1’s ‘This Morning’ show crew a peek into her closet. Shelves of her shoe closet show off an array of expensive designer shoes which ranges from Christian Louboutin, Versace, high ...

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PIAC wants government to invest oil revenues in other sectors

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) says government must invest into other sectors as the revenues from oil alone cannot sustain the country’s economy. Professor Paul Buah-Bassuah, Chairman for PIAC speaking at a meeting with heads of the decentralized departments, traditional rulers, assembly members, opinion leaders and the media to educate the participants on the management and utilization of ...

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