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33 arrested over Asafo Market fire

The police command in the Ashanti Region has arrested 33 suspects in connection with Easter Sunday’s Asafo Market fire that ravaged the entire commercial arena in the regional capital, Kumasi. The Mayor of Kumasi, Mr Osei Assibey Antwi, on Monday, 22 April 2019, told Class91.3FM’s Executive Breakfast Show host Benjamin Akakpo in an interview that […]Read More
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Bawumia blasts Mahama over free SHS

The Vice President of Ghana, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has lambasted former President John Mahama for his recent doom prophesy about the future of the Free Senior High School (SHS) programme. Mr. Mahama had recently complained about the high number of enrollment being recorded under the programme and Government’s plan to spend Ghc 2 billion on […]Read More
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Mahama enjoyed Nkrumah’s free education but fighting Akufo-Addo’s free SHS – Bawumia

Ghana’s Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has stated that the Free SHS policy introduced by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is a transformational policy meant to build the human capital of the nation for future development. Therefore, he said, the government’s expenditure on free SHS should be seen as a necessary investment for the future of […]Read More
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I’m not recruiting Ambassadors for UN

Mrs. Samira Bawumia has issued a disclaimer against a purported recruitment for a UN Music Ambassador role under the auspices of the Second Lady. In a Press Statement released by the office of the Second Lady cautioned the general public to be wary of such email purporting to represent Mrs. Samira Bawumia urging people to […]Read More
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“Operation vanguard has failed”

Though the presidential taskforce, Operation Vanguard, which was formed to enforce the ban on illegal mining, has achieved some level of success, others also think otherwise. One of these people is Nana Kwabena Gyamerah Oyeakwan, Kwapiahene, in the Adansi North District of the Ashanti Region. To him the ‘Operation Vanguard’ team is rather aiding illegal […]Read More
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Asafo Market razed by fire again

The Asafo Market in the Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi has once again been engulfed by fire. This is the second time in less than 24 hours after a fire outbreak destroyed some shops and two offices at the market on Saturday night. The fire is reported to be at the exact location Saturday’s inferno was […]Read More
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Sacked judge found dead

Mr Ringo Cass Akurugu Azumah, a High Court Judge who was sacked from office, has been found dead in his house in Sakumono Estates, Tema, on Friday. Neighbours believe he died about week ago due to the near decomposition of his body. The police had to forced his door open after reports of foul odour […]Read More