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Are galamseyers not learning any lesson(s)?

IT might now dawn on us as a people that the war we have waged on galamsey is far from over.   At least we now have a fair idea of the kind of people we are dealing with and how far they [these galamseyers] are willing to go with their trade, even at the peril of […]

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Electrical fault caused Job 600 fire – Anaglatey

The Public Relations Office of the Ghana National Fire Service Billy Anaglatey has attributed the Parliament House fire to an electrical fault, he revealed this while briefing the Press after remitting the fire. “it is just a small office where they print their document opposite the kitchenette but not an office where people sit to […]

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The perpetrators must be apprehended!

OUR lead story yesterday with the banner headline: “Dumsor Hits Tamale…Over attack on staff of NEDCO”reported that several communities in the Northern regional capital of Tamale are likely to be saddled with power cut for a long period. WHAT is likely to trigger this long dumsor (power cut) period, according to our story, follows attacks on workers of Northern Electricity […]

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Another mining disaster looms

Barely a week after the country was hit by one of its worst mining disasters at Prestea-Nsuta in the Western Region, Today can report that another disaster may soon occur in the same community. The looming danger, Today gathered, is as a result of a new underground mining pit which has been discovered at Kwameniampa, a community within Prestea. […]

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Nana determined to end galamsey

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has put his presidency on the line with a commitment to end the illegal small scale mining, popularly called galamsey in Ghana.  Rallying Ghana’s traditional leaders together, the President said if there was one right thing to be done, that thing is for all to fight galamsey, reclaim the lands […]

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Motorbike riders must respect traffic regulations

THE difficulties involved in commuting to and from our workplaces have engendered a boom in motorbike business in Accra and many rural communities across the country. THE increase in vehicular population in the country is not matching the expansion in the road network, resulting in traffic jams on all major roads in the country, especially […]

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Teacher Abuses Girl, 13

A teacher at Dimona Divine Junior High School at Santa Maria in the Greater Region, Pious Ocloo has been accused of abusing a 13-year old girl of the school, Weekend Today can report. Pius Ocloo who teaches Information Technology and Communication (ICT), Weekend Today gathered took advantage of the meekness of the little girl when […]

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Botchwey’s Report bemoans imposition of candidates on NDC

The Kwesi Botchwey-led 13-member committee has expressed discontentment about the way and manner some parliamentary candidates and national officers were imposed on the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) during the party’s primaries and national congress in the run-up to the 2016 polls. The committee in its 455 page report noted that the imposition of candidates […]

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‘Be assured of our full support’

Greater Accra Constituency Organisers of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have warned some faceless people within and outside the party to stop cooking up baseless allegations against the Director of Operations at the Presidency, Lord Commey. According to them, Mr. Commey is a hard working official at the presidency, and that the brazen attempts by […]

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Nduom commissions water project at Akyem Etwereso

GN Foundation, a non-governmental organisation of Groupe Nduom (GN), in collaboration with Safe Water Project, an NGO, yesterday opened a clean and safe water facility for the people of Etwereso in the Eastern Region. The project was commissioned by President and Chairman of Groupe Nduom, Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom, with support from the Country Director […]