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Court grants IT technician GH¢1.2m bail

An Accra Circuit Court on Wednesday granted bail in the sum of GH¢1.2 million with four sureties to an I.T expert for allegedly stealing GH¢1.29 million from Global Access Savings and Loans, his former employer. Afum Larbi is also standing trial for money laundering and he has since denied the …

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Man in court for obstructing presidential convoy

An Accra Circuit Court on Wednesday granted a bail in the sum of GH¢20,000.00 with a surety to Seth Nana Amowi, who allegedly crossed the Presidential convoy in an attempt to kill himself. The Court ordered that the surety should be either his father or brother as prayed the Prosecution. …

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World Bank pays tribute to Kofi Annan

I am deeply honoured to represent the World Bank Group and its President at the farewell to Kofi Annan, a powerful voice for peace who shared our dream of a world free of poverty. As a proud fellow Ghanaian, I share the sadness of all my countrymen and women in mourning …

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Electrician gets four years for pouring acid on woman

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced an electrician to four years’ imprisonment in hard labour for pouring acid on a food vendor, which caused her to suffer severe acid burns all over her body. Benjamin Atobrah was, in addition, ordered to pay GH¢20,000.00 as a compensation to Melody Sworddol, the …

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Ghana August inflation rate up by 0.3%

The year-on-year inflation rate for August was 9.9 per cent up from 9.6 per cent recorded in July 2018. The monthly change rate in August 2018 was zero per cent, compared with the rate of 0.4 per cent recorded in July 2018. The year-on-year non-food inflation rate for August 2018 …

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Mediators urged to save Ghana from disputes

Mr Austin Gamey,  Chief Executive Officer of the Gamey and Gamey Group,  has said the current myriad of disputes in chieftaincy, religious, educational, political, business, sports and entertainment sectors, calls for the active attention of professional mediators. He therefore tasked mediators to be proactive in saving the country from the …

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