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NPP joins calls for Attivor apology for tribal comments

The opposition NPP has joined calls for former Transport minister Dzifa Attivor to retract her tribal comments suggesting that the party has a penchant for jailing politicians from the Volta ... more
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Tanzania President suspends head of telecoms regulator over revenue loss

Tanzanian President John Magufuli suspended the head of the telecoms regulator on Tuesday, saying the watchdog failed to monitor the industry, resulting in the loss of potential tax revenues of ... more
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Equatorial Guinea election expected to extend president’s 37-year rule

Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang is expected to extend his 37-year rule after elections on Sunday which he says will give him more than 90 percent of the vote. Obiang, ... more
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A week of teen brutalities and military infractions

This week, at leastthree teenagers have been brutalized, one of them by military men. A shooting incident in which a civilian was shot by military men at Kasoa-Millenium City last ... more
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Video: I slept with over 6 men daily Nigerian narrates forced prostitution in Russia

A Nigerian girl, Osakwe Blessing, who was allegedly lured into prostitution in Russia, has narrated her ordeal. Blessing, from the southern part of Nigeria, spoke recently on Deutsche Welle, DW ... more
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High Court orders full disclosure in $3.6m Smarttys bus-branding scandal

An Accra High Court has orderedgovernment to makes full disclosure on a 'scandalous' contract in which 116 buses were re-branded for $3.6million. Justice Anthony Yeboahs order comes after a group, ... more
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MANASSEHS FOLDER: Of integrity, lawyers and corruption in Ghana Manassehs speech to law students

I have been asked to speak on the topic: The Lawyer: A Key Player in Ensuring Integrity in Ghanas Legal System. However, I will want to alter the topic a ... more
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Prof. Delle must stop pretending and address CPP issues Lucy Anin

A member of the Council of Elders of the opposition Convention Peoples Party (CPP), Lucy Anin is accusing the chairman, Professor Edmund Delle, of deliberately ignoring complaints of vote buying ... more
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A country where toilets are a sign of hope

War, corruption, and poverty have dogged the Democratic Republic of Congo, and it is widely believed that incumbent president will cancel this year's presidential elections. But despite the instability this ... more
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Prof. Adei blames exam leakages, cheating on rearing children almost like pigs

Former Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration, Prof Stephen Adei, says the West African Examinations Council and the Ghana Education Service should stop making excuses for ... more
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Judgement of the High Court on Smarttys contract has buttressed need for RTI in Ghana- Coalition

The Coalition on the Right to Information (RTI) says a judgement of the High Court on theSmarttyscontract has strongly buttressed the need for a Right to Information legislation in Ghana. ... more
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ECOWAS going through financial difficulty

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is going through financial difficulty; owing largely to dwindling sources of income, the ECOWAS Commissioner for Political Affairs Peace and Security, Salamatu ... more
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