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Religious Bodies Agree With Government To Pay Taxes

Religious leaders have reached a consensus with the government on the need for churches and other religious bodies to pay taxes on their income-generating ventures. That was the outcome of a meeting between the religious leaders, including Muslims and Christians, and President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at the Jubilee House …

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Ghanaian Imam Dies In Mecca

Information reaching Citizenghana.com indicates that the Imam of Kumbungu a town in the Northern region collapsed and died while attending the holy pilgrimage in Mecca in Saudi Arabia. The Imam identified as Ibrahim Hashim Yussif has been buried in accordance to the Islamic tradition and customs. According to the officials …

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Akufo-Addo Ends Ashanti Region Tour With Church Service

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called for the church and government to collaborate in the collective agenda of uplifting the moral, political, spiritual and economic life of the Ghanaian people, and, thereby, help accelerate the pace of development in the country. According to President Akufo-Addo, “We want a partnership …

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Don’t Entertain Cheap Policies – Catholic Bishop To Akufo-Addo

The Roman Catholic archbishop of Kumasi Metropolis in the Ashanti Region, Most Rev. Gabriel Justice Yaw Amakye, has appealed to government to refuse cheap policies and cheap infrastructural development. He also urged the media to denounce people who abuse and defame others as well as name and shame all wrongdoers. …

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Ghanaian Hajj Pilgrim Dies In Mecca

A Ghanaian Muslim Hajj pilgrims performing the Islamic spiritual exercise has died in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The acting Public Relations Officer of Hajj Board, Abubakar Saddiq confirmed this to Adom News Sunday. He said the deceased, Imam Ibrahim Hashim Yussif died at the mosque after performing the Tawaf which is …

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Don’t Interfere In Church Business – Mahama tells Akufo-Addo

Former President John Dramani Mahama has cautioned government to back-off any plans to regulate activities of churches in the country. His comment comes after President Nana Akufo-Addo dropped the latest hint that churches aquiring wealth could be taxed. The President speaking at a synod of the Global Evangelical church at …

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‘Bitter Politicians Must Not Destroy Wealthy Businessmen’ – Duncan-Williams

The founder and leader of Action Chapel International, Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams, has said that President Akufo-Addo must not allow his government to be used by some bitter persons to retaliate and victimize genuine business people who created wealth under the John Mahama administration. He said while he is not against …

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Mahama Wishes Chief Imam Well On 99th Birthday

President John Dramani Mahama has sent goodwill messages to National Chief Imam Sheikh Dr Osumanu Nuhu Sharabutu as he marks his 99th birthday. Mr Mahama took to his Facebook page on Monday, 23 April 2018 and stated: “Best Wishes to National Chief Imam Sheikh Dr. Osumanu Nuhu Sharabutu on your …

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Pentecost Chairman Opoku Onyinah Retires May 5

The chairman of the Church of Pentecost, Apostle Prof. Opoku Onyinah will retire from office on May 5. A retirement service will be held at the Pentecost Convention Centre (PCC) on 26th August 2018 for him as he marks his 42nd year in the ministry. The 64-year-old Professor is the …

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Christian Men Unromantic, Boring – Duncan-Williams

Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams has charged Christian men to learn to be romantic in relating to their wives and desist from their “boring” attitude which is causing many problems for women in Christian marriages. Preaching to his congregation in the second service on Palm Sunday, 25 March 2018 at Action Chapel …

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