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Lazy workforce responsible for lack of jobs in the country

“All the money you’re ever going to have is currently in the hands of someone else’s” – Earl Nightingale. Now throw out the Suggestion Box and listen to your customers if you want to stay alive! Before you start this piece you need a word of caution. That means there will be parts of this piece you won’t like. It ...

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Mel B’s totally see-through jumpsuit will make you do a double take

Melanie Brown, also known as Mel B, seriously suited up for Tuesday’s live show of America’s Got Talent. It was a big night and it called for a big look, and celebrity designer Rocky Gathercole delivered with a sheer, bespangled, body-covering jumpsuit. America’s Got Talent Season 12 live show on Aug. 15. ” width=”920″ height=”1200″ />Melanie Brown at NBC’s America’s Got Talent Season 12 live show on ...

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JB murder trial: Docket forwarded to Attorney-General

The prosecution in the case involving two persons allegedly involved in the murder of the late J. B. Danquah Adu, Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North, on Thursday told the court they have forwarded the docket to the Attorney General’s (AG’s) Office for advice. Detective Inspector of Police Simon Apiorsornu, holding brief for Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) George ...

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Sierra Leone thanks Ghana for support

Sidi Yaya Tunis, the Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs of Sierra Leone, has expressed gratitude to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the his government for the support shown following a mudslide and flooding that devastated parts of the capital, Freetown. Nearly 400 people have been confirmed dead with 600 still missing following the disaster which occurred on Monday, ...

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Burkina Faso: Terror attack ‘insane, cowardly’ – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has condemned the terror attack in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, describing it as “insane and cowardly acts”. Eighteen people were killed and about 20 wounded when gunmen opened fire on customers seated outside a Turkish restaurant in Ouagadougou on Monday, 14 August 2017. Nana Akufo-Addo, in a statement, said he received the news ...

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Black Starlets will win World Cup – Paa Kwesi Fabin

Ghana’s U-17 head coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin, has predicted that his side is well prepared to win the 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup in India. The Black Starlets have been preparing for the tournament at the Ghanaman Soccer School of Excellence in Prampram. They are scheduled to embark on a tour of Denmark and Spain to intensify preparations for the ...

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ISIL claims responsibility for van attack in Barcelona

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has claimed responsibility for a deadly van-ramming attack in one of Barcelona’s busiest tourist areas. At least 13 people were killed and 100 injured after a suspect ploughed a white van into a crowd at around 5pm local time (15:00 GMT) on Thursday in the bustling Las Ramblas area, a 1.2-kilometre stretch ...

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High fiscal deficit unattractive for long term bonds – Razia Khan

Government would have to work to reduce its fiscal deficit in the short to medium term else risk investment ditching its long term bonds. This is the caution from the Chief Economist for Africa Global Research at Standard Chartered Bank, Razia Khan. According to her, the government would need to readjust its debt management strategy at the point where it ...

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