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Western Togoland agitation: Government must adopt negotiatory approach – Prof Aning  

A security expert has advised the government not to adopt a brutal military approach to resolve the Western Togoland secessionist group’s hostilities. Professor Emmanuel Kwesi Aning, Director at the Faculty of Academic Affairs and Research, Kofi Annan Peacekeeping Training Centre, rather called for a well-coordinated approach and dialogue in resolving …

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Prof. Owusu-Dabo is new KNUST Pro-Vice-Chancellor

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has appointed Professor Ellis Owusu-Dabo as its new Pro-Vice-Chancellor. Until his appointment, Prof. Owusu-Dabo, a Consultant Public Health Physician, Teacher and Researcher, was the Dean of the University’s School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences. He replaces Prof. Mark Adom-Asamoah, …

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Court jails 20-year-old musician for lottery fraud

Reuben Abusah alias Last Burial, a 20-year-old musician and a resident of Akatsi in the Volta Region, has been sentenced by the Ho Circuit Court to two years imprisonment in hard labour for lottery fraud. He pleaded guilty to a charge of defrauding by false pretense and was convicted on …

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No local player as CK Akonnor names strong squad for Mali clash

Ghana’s Head Coach, Charles K. Akonnor has announced a 23-man squad for next month’s International friendly game against Mali with no local player invited. The 23 players are all foreign based players with six players earning their maiden call-up. Ghana, who has been without a competitive game since November 2019 …

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Ghana announces 28% hike in cocoa producer price

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday announced a 28 per cent hike in Cocoa Producer Prices for the 2020/2021 crop year. Thus, effective October 1, 2020, the producer price for cocoa moves from the previous crop year’s GH¢8,240 to GH¢10,560 per metric ton. A bag of cocoa for the …

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