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Akufo-Addo fights malaria

President Akufo-Addo has indicated that the effective execution of the National Strategic Plan for Malaria Control and the introduction of other innovative strategies put Ghana in a position to win the fight against malaria. Speaking at the Malaria Summit London 2018 held on the sidelines of the ongoing Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, President Akufo-Addo […]Read More
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Mahama in Ethiopia for 7th TANA Forum

Former president John Dramani Mahama is in Ethiopia for the 7th TANA High-Level Forum on security in Africa. The event is expected to take place on April 21 and 22 at Bahir Dar. Ahead of the Forum, the former president, this morning met with the Chairperson of the TANA Forum, H.E Olusegun Obasanjo, former President […]Read More
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Nigeria’s Senate mace found under flyover

The mace stolen from Nigeria’s parliament has been recovered under a flyover in the capital, Abuja, police say. Several intruders rushed into the Senate, the upper chamber of the National Assembly, and grabbed the ceremonial staff during a session yesterday. The Senate’s spokesperson accused suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege of leading the “armed Read More
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Double salary saga: Parliament urges calm

kThe Parliament of Ghana is urging calm as efforts to unravel claims that some former ministers received a double salary during their tenure are ongoing. “Parliament wishes to observe that the offence of criminality in the said matter is yet to be proven and will, therefore, like to implore the Police, Members of Parliament and […]Read More
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“The world is particularly messy today” & lacks “strong leaders” – Kofi Annan on Global Conflicts | WATCH

The former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan in an interview on BBC‘s HARDtalkwith Zeinab Badawi talks about what is needed to tackle the world’s conflicts. Speaking of the US, UK and French air strikes in Syria, he said: We cannot allow situations where leaders threaten war on television or on Twitter. He said the world had become “particularly messy” and he did […]Read More
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$72m Saga: Ex-SSNIT boss, 3 others indicted

Former Director General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Ernest Thompson, and three other workers of the state pension firm have been indicted for wilfully causing financial loss to the state. The three others are Juliet Hasana Krama, CEO of Perfect Business System; John Hagan Mensah, former OBS Project Manager at SSNIT […]Read More
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CID Grills 3 MPs over double salary scandal

Reports reaching Daily Guide indicate that the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service yesterday grilled three Members of Parliament (MPs) who served as ministers in the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) government over the raging double salary scandal. They were reportedly cautioned with a charge of stealing and are to reappear Read More