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Ursula Owusu challenges Oye Lithur

Communications Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has challenged Nana Oye Lithur, former Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, over recent comments on gender equality. She said the unfortunate comment by the former Me minister was evidence of ‘armchair feminism’. She was reacting to criticisms against President Nana Akufo-Addo over his recent comments on giving more Read More
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Fake soldier arrested after wrong greeting

A 28-old-year young man posing as a soldier has been arrested by the Military Detachment in Tumu, in the Sissala East Municipality, and handed over to the police for further questioning. The alleged fake military man, Mr Ahmed Tijani Abubakari, was nabbed on Thursday at about 09:00 hours after visiting the Military Detachment in full […]Read More
World

Large Ebola outbreaks new normal – WHO

The world is entering “a new phase” where big outbreaks of deadly diseases like Ebola are a “new normal”, the World Health Organization has warned. Previous Ebola outbreaks affected relatively small numbers of people. But the Democratic Republic of Congo is dealing with the second largest outbreak ever, just three years after the world’s Read More
Regional

Ban import of over-aged cars

Dr Antwi-Boasiako Amoah, Principal Programme Officer for Climate Vulnerabilities and Adaptation of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), has appealed to the government to put a total ban on the importation of over-aged vehicles into the country. According to him, although the government has placed a penalty on over-aged vehicles, people continue to import them at […]Read More
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New twist to secessionists case

State prosecutors say they have found new evidence in the trial of nine persons, who were arrested and put before court for calling for the secession of the Volta Region and the Eastern Corridor from Ghana. Fred Awindago, a state attorney, who made the disclosure before the trial court, stated that they would need time […]Read More
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Ursula, Shirley, react to feminist comments

Minister of Communications Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has challenged Nana Oye Lithur, former Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, over recent comments on gender equality. She said the unfortunate comment by the former Me minister was evidence of ‘armchair feminism’. She was reacting to criticisms against President Nana Akufo-Addo over his recent comments on giving Read More
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Exam malpractice: WAEC bans cellular devices

In an effort to help curb examination malpractice in the country, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has instituted some measures to nip the canker in the bud. The measures include banning the use of cellular devices at examination centres with immediate effect. Consequently, invigilators, supervisors and candidates will not be allowed to use mobile […]Read More
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Police to fly 2 Burkinabe gunmen to Accra

Two suspected gunmen from Burkina Faso arrested in the Hamile township of the Upper West Region are to be airlifted to Accra for further investigations, DGN Online has gathered. Apart from Biglo Tibila Desire who was arrested with gun in a Catholic Church at Hamile over the weekend, another gunman, Tengen Dunor, has also been […]Read More
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Tema GRA probes missing tomato containers

The Tema Command of the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) is investigating the circumstances under which some ten 20-footer containers of canned tomatoes disappeared from the port during a transfer process to gazette the consignment. The containers, which were numbered TCLU 7286827, TCLU 7354576, TRHU1088166, TRHU268169, CMAU1425730 among other Read More
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Akufo-Addo said the fact – Mornah

The Chairman of the Peoples National Congress(PNC) Bernard Mornah has jumped to the defense of President Akufo Addo in the midst of deafening criticism against the AU Gender Champion for his inclusion of women in decision making comment. The President at the Women Deliver conference in Canada said there has been inadequate dynamism activism on […]Read More
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Development is not only about infrastructure – Oppong Nkrumah tells NDC

Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has urged the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) to revise its thinking on economic development. According to the Minister, a country’s development is not only about physical infrastructure and therefore he could not comprehend why the NDC is saying there is little or nothing to show for government’s high indebtedness. Read More