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GJA and Koans sign MoU to build houses for journalists

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Koans Estate, a real Estate Company, to kick-start the Media Village Project (MVP), a housing scheme for members of the Association. The GJA has explained that the MVP, is a welfare and legacy housing project for …

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Five held for allegedly kidnapping man

Five persons have been put before an Accra Circuit Court charged with conspiracy to commit crime, kidnapping and assault. Ibrahim Akinlabi, a Musician, Daniel Bruce Cobbold, an auto mechanic, George Balagumetime, Alpha Hassan and Abdala Anwar, all artists have pleaded not guilty to the charges. The Court, presided over by …

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Bono East residents make final case for proposed region

Professor Christopher Ameyaw-Akumfi, Spokesperson for the proposed Bono East Region has indicated that indigenes of the Bono East have suffered undue injustice for several decades. He therefore stressed the need for President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to do everything possible to create the proposed Bono East region for them. Prof …

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Adabraka residents facing strange mosquito bites

Residents close to the Adabraka Market, a suburb of Accra, have been exposed to  strange mosquito bites, which could lead to an epidemic due to unsanitary conditions in the area. This followed a bad stench emanating from the drains and homes due to the illegal activities of some foreign nationals …

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Youth urged to donate blood to stay healthy

The youth have been urged to regularly donate blood to help save life and stay healthy. Ms Agnes Avorwulanu, the health resource person of the Adweso Trinity Presbyterian Church near Koforidua gave the advice when the Youth People’s Guild (YPG) of the Adweso Trinity Presbyterian Church organised a blood donation …

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GRA launches tax, good governance week

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in the Northern Region has launched a Tax and Good Governance week programme to encourage filing of annual tax returns and to ultimately increase the level of voluntary compliance among the tax paying public. The week-long programme is also to educate tax payers on their …

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Household registration ends in Upper East Region

The Ghana National Household Registry (GNHR), under the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP) has ended its 38 days registration exercise in the Upper East Region. The exercise which started on February 19, and ended on April 4 this year, saw 965 field staff  comprising 22 District Coordinators, …

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