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Construction of offshore oil and gas project begins

President John Mahama has performed a ground breaking ceremony for the start of a seven billion dollar offshore Cape Three Points integrated oil and gas project at Sanzuley in the ... more
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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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Donald Trump mocked for mispronouncing Tanzania\n

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump mangled the name of the East African country of Tanzania in his foreign policy speech Wednesday. The businessman-turned-presumptive presidential nominee pronounced the name Tan-ZAY-nia rather ... more
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Motor insurance policy holders to be issued Brown Cards by June 1, 2016

The Council of Bureau of the ECOWAS Brown Card Insurance Scheme on Friday, April 22, 2016 organised a one-day 1st Zonal conference of the year in Accra, Ghana. The conference, ... more
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Akufo-Addo inaugurates NPP Campaign Sector Committees

The 2016 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has inaugurated campaign sector committees of the party. The committees have been tasked with the formulation of ... more
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Up to $800m of IS funds ’destroyed by strikes’

Up to $800m (550m) in cash held by so-called Islamic State (IS) has been destroyed in air strikes, a US military official says. Maj Gen Peter Gersten, who is based ... more
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Todays front pages: Wednesday April 27, 2016

GOVERNOR PLEDGES TO PURSUE SMEs GROWTH Dr Abdul Nashiru Issahaku, Governor Bank of Ghana, has pledged to collaborate with banks in pursuing policies that will continue to growing the countrys ... more
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Kofi Mensah set to replace Simon Dornoo as GCB boss?

Experienced banker, John Kofi Mensah is set to become the new Managing Director of the state-owned GCB bank. Sources say after a series of interviews by the largest state bank, ... more
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Paternity suit: Lawyer wants Cameroonian Catholic priest stripped of diplomatic immunity

An Accra Family Court has been asked to strip a Cameroonian Catholic priest of his diplomatic immunity after he was sued for denying paternity to an 8-months old baby. The ... more
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US ’to send 250 more troops’ to Syria

US President Barack Obama is to send 250 additional military personnel to Syria to support local militias in the fight against so-called Islamic State (IS), officials have said. The goal, ... more
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Ghana ranks second among highest interest rates countries

Rising interest rates in Ghana is stoking cost of borrowing and forcing businesses to go bankrupt, research conducted by an international organisation has stated. Ghana is said to have one ... more
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PM Express Video: Panelist blames lazy workforce for abuse by expatriates

A Lawyer, Francis-Xavier Sosu, says the lazy attitude of some workers in both private and public institutions is the cause of human right abuses meted out to some employees by ... more
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