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Car dealers to go on ‘naked’ demo

The Automobile Dealers Union-Ghana (ADUG) has stated its intention to engage in an unprecedented demonstration if parliament goes ahead with its plan to ban the importation of second hand cars. The Majority Leader of Parliament, Osei Kyei-Mensah Bonsu, recently made known that Government was working towards a bill that will ban the importation of over […]Read More
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NHIS debt: We’re withdrawing services on March 1 – Healthcare providers

The Association of Private Healthcare Providers has warned they will withdraw their services if government does not pay up its indebtedness to them. Addressing the media Monday,Executive Director of Health Insurance Service Providers Association of Ghana Frank Torblu said their members are being constantly harassed by state revenue agencies that they owe. “Ladies and Read More
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Ghana card registration starts March 4

The Executive Secretary for National Identification Authority (NIA), Prof. Kenneth Agyemang Attafuah has announced that mass registration for Ghana card in the Eastern Region will begin March 4, 2020 and end on March 27, 2020. Professor Attafuah revealed this when he paid a working visit to the Eastern Regional Coordinating Council and Municipal and District […]Read More
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‘Roads in Ghana most dangerous place to be’ – Bureau of Public Safety

A report published by the Bureau of Public Safety (BPS) and dubbed Ghana Public Safety and Crime Report (BPS Watch) indicates that transportation-related incidents accounted for the majority of deaths and injuries in Ghana. The report revealed that over 900 casualties were recorded in 2019 representing 45% of all casualties. “Transportation-related events reported for the Read More
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Break the glass ceiling – women urged

A gender and social development Consultant, Dede Bedu- Addo has called on women to break the glass ceiling by taking advantage of job opportunities that are out of the reach of women and referred to as “male dominant” jobs owing to the socio cultural barriers impeding women’s development. This barriers she claims include lower levels […]Read More
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Regional Director of GES interdicted

The Director General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Professor Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa has interdicted the Upper West Regional Director of Education, Duncan Nsor. A letter addressed to him dated 12th February 2020 said the interdiction takes place with “immediate effect”. This is to enable the Service to carry out investigations into a number of allegations […]Read More
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25 pigs die after drinking poisoned water

The activities of illegal small-scale miners (galamseyers) in the town of Beposo in the Bosome Freho district of the Ashanti Region have resulted in the death of 25 pigs belonging to one Joseph Owusu. Through their illegal mining activities, Mr Owusu explained, the galamseyers have polluted a nearby water source, River Banku, which serves domestic […]Read More