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Liberia: All the President’s banknotes

Shiploads of new money, the death of a bank manager and a curious kitchen cabinet It was just three days after the release of a report into the possible disappearance of several millions of US dollars from shipments of newly manufactured banknotes to Liberia that the deputy director for micro-finance …

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Government sends delegation to Mugabe’s funeral

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has dispatched a government delegation to represent Ghana at the funeral in Harare, of the late Robert Mugabe, first President of Zimbabwe today, September 14, 2019. The delegation which is led by former President Jerry John Rawlings, includes; the Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs and …

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World statistics on displaced persons soar

Parts of the world are still unsafe for more people to live in their countries as figures on displaced people across the globe continues to increase. This is probably due to wars, internal and external aggressions, poverty, climate change, unemployment and some humanitarian crisis. According to statistics from the United …

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WHO calls for re-assessment of microplastics

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has called for a further assessment of microplastics in the environment and their potential impacts on human health, following the release of an analysis of current research related to the plastics in drinking-water. The Organisation also calls for a reduction in plastic pollution to benefit …

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