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EC hauled to court over ROPAA

A US-based advocacy group has filed a suit at the High Court praying the court to cause the Electoral Commission to immediately implement the Representation of the People Amendment Act ... more
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How African governments block social media

A small but increasing group of African governments is blocking social media during elections. Clare Spencer asks why and how this is done and how people get around it. Why ... more
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Man accidentally ’deletes his entire company’ with one line of bad code

A man appears to have deleted his entire company with one mistaken piece of code. By accidentally telling his computer to delete everything in his servers, hosting provider Marco Marsalahas ... more
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The Big Bang Theory: A journey to the site of creation - Part 1

In almost every culture, our ancestors told creation stories. These creation stories differ from one another as much as the communal religion. Some are but copied works of others embellished. ... more
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Italian Business Community set to Launch Ghana chapter

The Italian Business Association Community in Ghana is set to launch its Chapter in Accra on Wednesday 16thMarch, 2016 at the La Villa Boutique Hotel in Osu, Accra at 6:30pm. ... more
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Elizabeth Ohene commends President Mahama

The announcement that Ghana is to begin issuing visa on arrival for other Africans who wish to visit the country has been described as a very laudable initiative. President John ... more
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Iran billionaire sentenced to death

Billionaire Iranian businessman Babak Zanjani has been sentenced to death for corruption, justice officials say. He was arrested in December 2013 after accusations that he withheld billions in oil revenue ... more
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Scientists discover how to ’upload knowledge to your brain’

Feeding knowledge directly into your brain, just like in sci-fi classic The Matrix, could soon take as much effort as falling asleep, scientists believe. Researchers claim to have developed a ... more
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Some Challenges of 21st Century Parenting

Good parenting in a good home is one of the major resources for national development and progress. It is the most important factor for personal development. and forms the foundation ... more
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Dancing 106-year-old describes the day she charmed the Obamas: I can die smiling now

As she picked cotton and shucked corn in the fields of South Carolina with her parents, it never occurred to the young Virginia McLaurin that she might one day eat ... more
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Bible predicted ’rise of ISIS would spark war and global devastation’

Worse still, the holy book predicted the Jihadi militants will be responsible for starting World War 3 and the destruction of a third of the world's population, that is if ... more
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We blame gov’t not Smartty for senseless bus branding Nana Akomea

TheCommunications Director of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akomea, says the Mahama administration has proven to encourage stealing from the state by politically connected persons. He says through ... more
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