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Accra Mall Shoplifters Vow To Go To Court

Accra Mall Shoplifters Vow To Go To Court

Accra Mall: Students accused of shop lifting vow to go to court Shaken and subdued, three ladies humiliated for shoplifting at the Accra Shopping Mall have said they are considering legal action against their oppressors at Mr. Price for the inhuman treatment meted out to them.

February 26, 2014 ·
 
komla would be be laid to rest at a family house

Komla Dumor To Be Buried In Family House

Komla Dumor to be buried in family house The remains of the late Komla Dumor would finally be laid to rest at a family house where his late mother was buried, according to XYZ News sources. The Funeral ceremonies for BBC TV presenter Komla Dumor, who died last month in London at the age of 41, begun on Friday at […]

February 22, 2014 ·
 
Acute Water Shortage Hits Parts of Accra

Acute Water Shortage Hits Parts of Accra

Acute Water Shortage Hits parts of Accra Some parts of the capital city have been hit by acute water shortage. Some of the places hardest hit include Kokomlemle, Korle Bu, Dansoman, Dzorwulu, Abelemkpe, Lapaz, Kwashieman, Weija, and their environs. The Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) is already rationing water according to a schedule.

February 18, 2014 ·
 
Chorkor- Fishermen ‘catch’ Cow At Sea

Chorkor- Fishermen ‘catch’ Cow At Sea

Chorkor- Fishermen ‘catch’ Cow At Sea When fishermen at Chorkor, a fishing community in Accra, cast their net for a catch Wednesday morning and experienced some heaviness in the net, their joy was that they had a bumper catch, only for it to turn out that the heavy thing in the net was a bull. That incident caused a stir […]

February 13, 2014 ·
 
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Accra-Osu: 7-month-old Foetus Dumped In A Gutter

A seven month old foetus has been dumped in a gutter at Osu, a suburb of Accra Wednesday morning. Baffled residents in the area reported the case to the Osu Police station after discovering the foetus in the gutter. Investigations have started to find out who dumped the foetus in the gutter.

February 5, 2014 ·
 
MP Claims ‘Fufu, Banku and Kokonte’ Are Major Causes of Cancer In Ghana

MP Claims ‘Fufu, Banku and Kokonte’ Are Major Causes of Cancer In Ghana

 MP Claims ‘Fufu, Banku and Kokonte’ Are Major Causes of Cancer In Ghana An opposition Member of Parliament made himself an object of ridicule on Tuesday after he made unsubstantiated claims on the floor of Ghana’s Parliament that eating “too much fufu, banku and kokonte” can lead to cancer, a disease caused by an uncontrolled division of abnormal cells in […]

February 4, 2014 ·
 
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Opinion: Enough Said, No More By Sydney Casely-Hayford

Enough Said, No More By Sydney Casely-Hayford On 31st January it rained. Very hard for two hours. Accra flooded, Ashaiman changed its streets to mud lanes, ditches and potholes sucked huge gulps of aqua divine and the trotros and taxis had a field day, breaking every road rule they have been stopped from executing with the recent police controls on […]

February 3, 2014 ·
 
Parts of Accra Flooded After Heavy Downpour

Parts of Accra Flooded After Heavy Downpour

Parts of Accra Flooded After Heavy Downpour Some parts of Accra have been flooded due to Friday’s heavy rainfall. According to reports, the lorry station at Circle, parts of Asylum down and Kaneshie have all been flooded making it difficult for drivers and pedestrians to move freely.

January 31, 2014 ·
 
Deputy Minister: Street Naming Will Be Completed On Schedule

Deputy Minister: Street Naming Will Be Completed On Schedule

Street Naming Will Be Completed On Schedule Deputy Local Government Minister Baba Jamal has reiterated that the ministry will complete the first phase of the street naming exercise on schedule. Last year President Mahama gave an ultimatum of 18 months for local assemblies to complete the first phase of the street naming project.

January 23, 2014 ·
 
Dagbon- Andanis, Abudus Unite To Celebrate Damba Festival

Dagbon- Andanis, Abudus Unite To Celebrate Damba Festival

Dagbon- Andanis, Abudus Unite To Celebrate Damba Festival For the first time in decades, the people of Dagbon on Sunday celebrated this year’s Damba Festival in memorable style. Both the Andani and the Abudu Royal families came together in the spirit of unity to commemorate the time-tested event at the Gbewaa Palace in Yendi.

January 21, 2014 ·
 
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Feature: Wa Forest Reserve Under Siege

Wa Forest Reserve Under Siege by Ali Joseph Oswald As reality is settling down on the world as a consequence of global warming, we in Ghana are sitting aloof. Never has the role of trees in our world been so valuable environmentally in history than today. Indeed deforestation is a function of modernity hence, can’t be discouraged out right. The […]

January 17, 2014 ·
 
The confusion ensued after the youth tried to take over the management of a public toilet

Hohoe NDC Youth Fight Over Public Toilet

Hohoe NDC Youth Fight Over Public Toilet A timely intervention by the Police in Hohoe in the Volta Region prevented a bloodbath between some irate National Democratic Congress (NDC) youth and residents of the area over the ownership of a public toilet. The confusion according to reports ensued after the youth with the support of the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) […]

January 16, 2014 ·