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Ignore Ebola rumors, Ghana is safe – MoH

  The Ministry of Health (MOH) has described as ‘false and misleading’ the claims on social media that there is an outbreak of Ebola in the country and the Health Authorities are trying to suppress the information. A statement issued jointly by the Ministry with the Ghana Health Service, signed by Dr Anthony Nsiah-Asare, the […]Read More
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Alarm blows over $3m NHIA contract

The Audit Service review of procurement methods at the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has flagged single source procurement of ¢11,260,793 and $3,307,000. According to the Service, the justification outlined in the contract document [GR/NHIA/CS/009/17] signed and dated July 7, 2017, for single source procurement method were contrary to Sections of the Public Read More
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Ghana Card registration to begin next week

Chief Executive Officer of the National Identification Authority, Prof Ken Attafuah, has announced that registration of the Ghana card would commence on Monday 28, May 2018. The CEO noted that officials and operators will be at the various government agencies to start registration of Ghanaians, “On Monday the 28th by this time, the National Identification rollout will […]Read More
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Gov’t proposes galamsey court

In ensure that mining cases are dealt with rapidly, the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has announced that there are plans to set up mining courts. The initiative is to assist the Judicial Service in dealing with cases related to mining in areas such as Tarkwa, Dunkwa-on-Offin, Prestea and Obuasi. This was announced by […]Read More
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Blakofe becoming ‘annoying’ – Gabby

The post-resignation utterances of Akua Blakofe are becoming unnerving, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has said. The Danquah Institute founder’s anger follows claims by the resigned Deputy CEO of the Ghana Tourism Ghana Tourism Development Company (GTDC), that she no longer feels safe in Ghana, since her life is under […]Read More
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GVG was chased out of Tanzania, Liberia – IMANI

President of advocacy group, IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe has revealed that Haitian telecommunication company, Global Voice Group, GVG, was practically chased out of Tanzania and Liberia for poor performance. IMANI says its findings have established that the President of Tanzania, John Magufuli, suspended the head of the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) Read More