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NIA to register Ghanaians abroad

Ghana’s Ambassador to Germany, Gina Ama Blay, has entreated Ghanaians living in that country to actively take part in the registration of Ghanaians living abroad by the National Identification Authority (NIA). The exercise will lead to the acquisition of Ghana Cards which may be used in the implementation of the Representation of the People Amendment […]Read More
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New EOCO Boss wants collaboration in crime fight

Executive Director of the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO), COP (Rtd) Frank Adu-Poku, has called on law enforcement agencies to collaborate with his outfit to fight crime in the country. He said the threat by criminals through their wicked activities in Ghana cannot be ignored. “It’s imperative that law enforcement agencies collaborate and continuously […]Read More
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Assemblymen want saloon cars

Assemblymen in Kumasi, the Ashanti regional capital, have appealed to government to provide free saloon cars to them to boost their operations. Abraham Boadi aka Opooman, the Presiding Member (PM) of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA), made the passionate appeal. According to him, assemblymen provide essential services towards the growth of the various electoral areas Read More
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UPSA students attacker busted

The police at Legon have apprehended a suspected armed robber who is part of a robbery syndicate that has been attacking students and pedestrians who ply the road linking the Goil Filling Station and the University of Professional Studies Accra (UPSA), near Legon. Suspect Maxwell Sarpong and his cohorts, according to the police, hide in […]Read More
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UEW students protest sacking of lecturers

Some students of the University of Education Winneba are protesting the recent sackings of some senior staff of the school by the Vice Chancellor. The focus of the protest was around Dr. Emmanuel Osei Sarpong, whose appointment was terminated by the Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof. Afful Broni. Some students feel the sackings are an […]Read More
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Bongo recorded no maternal death in 2018

The Bongo District Health Directorate of the Ghana Health Service in the Upper East Region recorded zero maternal death in 2018. This was announced at an event that marked the International Women’s Day celebration in Bongo. DAILY GUIDE has gathered that the zero maternal death situation has not changed since January and the health authorities […]Read More
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Napo stocks Ash Town library

Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh aka Napo, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Manhyia South Constituency in the Ashanti Region, has stocked the Ash Town Community Library with books to help promote reading in the constituency. Napo, who is also the Minister for Education, values the reading of storybooks by students. Famous storybooks such as “The […]Read More
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Chief Imam provides water for prisoners

The Chief Imam, Sheikh Nuhu Osman Sharubutu, has provided fresh drinking water for inmates at the Kumasi Central Prison. This follows the construction of a borehole project with poly tanks to ensure the constant flow of potable drinking water. Alhaji Inusah Salley, who is prominent Muslim businessman based in Accra, the national capital, sponsored the […]Read More
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Holy Child School halves power bill by going solar

Holy Child School in Cape Coast has halved its electricity bill with the construction of an off-grid solar-powered electrification system for the school. The 1994/1996-Year groups, with support from other year groups, undertook the GH¢550,000 project, which had solar panels placed on the roofs of classrooms and the administration block. The facility, which has the […]Read More
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‘Take advantage of free SHS’

The Volta Regional Minister, Dr Archibald Letsa, has asked parents to take advantage of the free senior high school (SHS) programme to keep their children in school to make them responsible citizens in future. He said with the successful roll out of the policy, there was no excuse for any Ghanaian child to be denied […]Read More
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Ursula warns Glefe residents

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Ablekuma West, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has warned residents of Glefe, near Dansoman in Accra, against the indiscriminate dumping of refuse and open defecation along the sea defence wall. The sea defence wall was built to protect the residents from high tides but the residents are said to have turned […]Read More
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Ex-convict stabs father to death

Residents of Wa in the Upper West Region were last Friday thrown into a state of shock over the news of an ex-convict who allegedly stabbed his father to death. Zibane Seidu was stabbed several times on the chest and other parts of the body while he was asleep. The 23-year-old unemployed Nahim Seidu, who […]Read More
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GNECC’s claim of Privatization of pre-tertiary education false – Ministry

The Ministry of Education has dismissed reports of privatization of pre-tertiary education in the country insisting such claims are misrepresentation of facts and lack evidence. The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition at a press conference held in Accra said the government and the Ministry of Education wanted to privatize pre-tertiary education in the country. But Read More
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Robbers gun down banker in Kumasi

A 28-year-old, Raymond Peprah, of the Atwima Kwanwoma Rural Bank Limited, has been gunned down by unknown assailant(s) at his Resident at Santasi New site in Kumasi. An eyewitness and co-tenant of the deceased, Mr. Stephen Asante, explained that, the assailants came to the house at midnight (12:30am) while the victim was asleep with his […]Read More