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1 Cow One Suburb, 500 Women Get Free NHI Registration At Akyem Abuakwah

As part of the 75th Anniversary   Commemoration, each suburb gets a cow, bags of rice, gallons of oil, and 500 women and infants who are termed as vulnerable benefit from free Health Insurance Registration. These are all initiatives of the Okyenhemaa, Nana Dokua Adutwumwaa to help bridge the gap between …

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Reshuffle: Akufo-Addo To Downsize Number Of Ministers

President Nana Akufo-Addo is expected to downsize his ministerial list in his maiden reshuffle likely to take place soon. Sources close to the seat of government – the Jubilee House – have hinted at least 15 ministers will be sacked from the “Elephant-size government.” The size of ministers is likely …

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Government Had No Hand In EC Chair’s Dismissal – Hamid

The Information Minister Dr. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid has decried the politicization of the dismissal of the EC boss and her two deputies, saying it was “purely an internally generated matter.” Mrs Charlotte Osei and her two deputies Amadu Sulley and Mrs. Georgina Opoku Amankwa were fired Thursday by President Akufo-Addo for …

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“Cocoa Nti”

“Cocoa Nti” is a newly cocoa fertilizer produced by the Agricultural Manufacturing Group (AMG). This product is uniquely designed to significantly increase the productivity of the country’s cocoa farmers and the yields they achieve. “Cocoa Nti” is radically and resiliently different from existing fertilizers available to Ghanaian farmers and the …

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7 Killed In Floods

A 32-year-old medical doctor at the Ridge Hospital and six others were killed by floods on Monday night following torrential rains that hit some parts of the country. The affected areas were Teshie, Madina, Ashaiman, in Greater Accra Region and Agave in the Volta Region. Four people got drowned in …

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NDC Postpones Executive Elections In 16 Constituencies

The National Democratic Congress (NDC), will this weekend go to the polls to elect constituency executives in all but 16 constituencies across the country. This is because the constituencies have filed various petitions against the electoral process. The party’s General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia in a Citi News interview said …

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What To Do If Your Car Is Caught In A Flood

Many parts of the country are experiencing a lot of rain — and the flooding that often comes with it. Floods are the most common and widespread of all natural disasters, according to the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration of the US. Because of their speed and unpredictability, flash floods …

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Drug Baron Nayele Ametefe Released From Jail

Drug baron Nayele Ametefe has been released from jail term and back to Austria, Starrfmonline.com can confirm. The Ghanaian who has Austrian citizenship was convicted January 6, 2015 for transporting cocaine to the UK and was sentenced to eight years and eight months jail term. She was convicted on her …

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NADMO Retrieves 2 Bodies After Tuesday’s Floods; 4 Missing

The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) on Tuesday retrieved the bodies of two persons suspected to have drowned in rapid flood waters following heavy rains on Monday. Narrating how one of the deaths – a child’s – occurred, Greater Accra Regional NADMO Coordinator, Archibald Cobinah, said: “while trying to get …

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Ministry Of Education Justifies GHc 220 License Fee

The Ministry of Education has defended the two hundred and twenty Ghana cedis it is charging candidates writing the upcoming license Examinations for Teacher trainees in July. The Ghana National Association of Teachers last week called for a halt in the collection of the said amount with reasons that no …

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