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GES releases teachers’ results

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has released results of the teachers’ promotion interview held recently. According to a release from the Head of the PR Unit of the Service, Ms. Cassandra Twum-Ampofo, for the Deputy Director Grade, 2,344 candidates attended the interview out of which 1,340 representing 57.17% were successful. For the Assistant Director I […]Read More
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AG’s key witness discredited at Opuni trial

Dr. Alfred Arthur, a key witness of Attorney General in the former Ghana Cocoa Board Chief Executive, Dr. Stephen Opuni, case was on Wednesday discredited with a 2016 investigative report which suspended him for forging a scientific report on agrochemical; ‘Cocoa Nti’ granular fertilizer to swindle his superior officers into certifying and purchasing it from […]Read More
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Finance Minister lied – DKM victims

Aggrieved customers of DKM, have attacked the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori- Atta, for stating that about 80% of the victims of the scam companies have received their deposits. The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, delivering the 2019 budget statement in Parliament Thursday, said the official liquidator received 99,858 claims and the validated claims amounted to […]Read More
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74-year-old quack doctor arrested

A 74-year-old man has been arrested for operating a hospital at Kisseman with nursing training experience obtained from the 37 Military Hospital in the 1970s. Clinton Osei Kwame Sarfo, the suspect, has converted his three-bedroom into a consulting room where he attends to unsuspecting patients. He also uses his living room as the outpatient department. […]Read More
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My sons are competent – Osafo-Marfo

Senior Minister of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Yaw Osafo-Marfo has justified the appointment of his sons to top government positions. According to Mr Osafo-Marfo who was speaking on Asempa FM’s Ekosii Thursday, his sons’ occupations of those positions were on the merit of their competencies and qualifications. The Senior Minister claimed his children were […]Read More
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Fuel tanker explodes at Techiman

A fuel tanker with registration number, GN 5392-11 has been engulfed in flames at the Excel Filling Station in Techiman of the Brong Ahafo Region. The incident occurred on Wednesday at exactly 4.00 pm after the driver of the fuel tanker, Jacob Tei reportedly stopped at the filling station to have some rest and continue […]Read More
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Amidu to get GHC180m to fight corruption

The Special Prosecutor’s Office will receive ¢180 million in 2019 to fight corruption, the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has disclosed. He said the move is in line with the government’s promise to fight corruption and the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, remains committed to seeing it through. “In this budget, the Special Prosecutor’s Office has […]Read More
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2019 budget: Full presentation by Ken Ofori-Atta

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta presented the 2019 Budget statement to Parliament amidst boos and skepticism from especially minority members in Parliament. As expected, Mr. Ofori-Atta was clad in his all white apparel as has become custom of the Finance Minister. The budget, themed; “A Stronger Economy, for Jobs and Prosperity” highlighted key achievements of the […]Read More