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Radio Gold, XYZ shut down bad judgement – Gyampo

Professor Ransford Gyampo has condemned the timing of the decision by the National Communications Authority (NCA) to shut down Radio Gold and Radio XYZ. The NCA, which is a regulator of spectrum in the country, on Thursday stormed the premises of the two opposition affiliated stations and shut them down …

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FIFA’s Fatma Samoura endorses Africa Women’s Sports Summit

Fifa secretary general Fatma Samoura is the latest high-profile personality to endorse the upcoming Africa Women’s Sports Summit. Samoura posted on her official Twitter handle Tuesday: “[Glad] to [hear] about Africa Women’s Sports Summit in Accra [Ghana] on May 15. This year’s focus on sports journalism & theme of ‘Take …

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NIA boss commends Mahama, condemns Otokunor over Ghana Card claims

The National Identification Authority has called on politicians to desist from ‘needlessly’ politicising the national registration exercise fraught with delays. Its Chief Executive Prof. Ken Attafuah has singled out NDC deputy General Secretary – who claims ‘massive fraud’ in the process to grant Ghanaians a biometric identity to access several …

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Tema-Accra train fares reduced to GH¢3

The Ghana Railways Company has reduced the GH¢5 flat Tema-Accra train fare to GH¢3. The reduced fare on the Accra-Tema route is aimed at increasing patronage of the railway service, the Minister of Railways Development, Mr Joe Ghartey has said. At a press briefing in Accra on Wednesday, Mr Ghartey acknowledged that …

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NDC chairman in Upper West region shot dead

A constituency chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Upper West region, Mr. Poulabong Bayiilela Richard aka Chairman Water, has been shot dead by unknown assailants. Obuobafm.com understands the chairman for the Dafiama Bussie Issa Constituency, was shot on the Wa-Tumu Road in the Upper West region while …

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Asiakwa: Headmaster dead after attack by six teenagers

Four teenagers suspected to be attackers of George Somuah Bosompem, the headmaster of the Salvation Army Basic School at Asiakwa in the Eastern Region, who died on May 3, have been remanded in Police custody. Two others are currently on the run. The Daily Graphic reported that the four; Richard Anani, …

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