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Ghana miss out on 2019 AFCON seeding

Ghana will not be seeded for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations and could now face a tough group when the draw is made on Friday in Cairo. The Confederation African Football(Caf) confirmed on Thursday that the six seeded countries would be hosts Egypt, holders Cameroon, Nigeria, Tunisia, Senegal and Morocco.  Coach Kwesi Appiah’s side find themselves …

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E/R: KG pupils use logs as chairs under trees to study

Pupils of Wurapong M/A Primary School in the Yilo Krobo Municipality of the Eastern region resort to wood logs as chairs to study under trees. The harsh conditions under which the pupils learn is discouraging parents from enrolling their children of school going age for fear of endangering their lives. …

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Water shortage hits Takoradi, Tema West

Water shortage has hit Takoradi in the Western region and Tema west in Accra. Residents say their taps have not been running for days without any explanation from the Ghana water company. “On days we get water, it is not of the best quality. What we get is not clear, …

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CID to address media today on NAM1, Ahmed Suale murder, other cases

The Criminal Investigations Department of the Ghana Police Service is expected to address the media later this morning [Tuesday] on some important cases of national interest currently under investigation. Obuoba News sources say the press briefing will touch on critical investigations such as the case of the three Takoradi kidnapped …

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Rapper Nipsey Hussle shot dead in LA

Artists including Drake, Rihanna and J Cole have paid tribute to Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle, who has been shot dead in Los Angeles. The 33-year-old was gunned down outside his clothing shop. Drake described him as “a man of respect and a don”, while Rihanna wrote on Twitter: “This doesn’t make …

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