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  1. Carrick's Andy wins first ever triathlon in GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Carrickonshannon Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Lough Key Tri Club s Andy Brennan being presented with his prize for overall winner at the first ever Triathlon to be held in Ghana last Sunday.

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  2. First African conference on Antibiotic use opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, March 18, GNA - Mr Joseph Yieleh Chireh, the Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Health has called for an effective surveillance to monitor the use of antimicrobials and its occurrence of resistant bacteria in both humans and animals. He said research had shown that many lives had been lost as a result of diseases of bacterial origin and misuse of antibiotics was becoming a global medical concern.

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  3. Ghana Marks World Consumer Rights DayRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    March 16, 2014, Accra, Ghana "In the absence of Consumer Protection Law in the country, effective regulatory regime by regulatory bodies in the country would do a lot to protect consumers from certain rights violation by consumers," said Justice Samuel Kofi Date-Bah, retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Ghana and Board Chair, CUTS Accra. Justice Date-Bah was speaking at an event in Accra organized by CUTS International Accra to mark 2015 World Consumer Rights Day.

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  4. Coral Paints to sponsor Ghana Int'l Business Network confabRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | GhanaWeb

    As part of the fifth anniversary celebration of Entrepreneurs Foundation of Ghana, the foundation is organizing Ghana International Business Network , a breakfast meeting for Ghanaian top entrepreneurs to interact, network and do business with foreign investors and Diplomatic Corps in Ghana. The event which is scheduled for Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Alisa Hotel- Accra is on the theme: "Enhancing Strategic Business Alliance between Domestic and Foreign Investors for Sustainable Economic Development".

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  5. Diplomats And Ministers To Participate In Millennium MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Ghanamma.com

    The Diplomatic Corps and some Ministers of State have indicated their preparedness to participate in the Millennium Marathon which takes place in Accra on September 6, 2015. Sports Minister Mahama Ayariga, Tourism Minister Elizabeth Ofosu Agyare and Health Minister Kweku Agyeman Manu have expressed their intentions or preparedness towards the event which was launched by Ethiopian running legend Haile Gabrseselassie at the Alisa Hotel.

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  6. Millennium Marathon LaunchedRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | GhanaWeb

    By James K. Attaglo Wilson The first ever International Marathon to be held in Accra, Ghana, 'Millennium Marathon' has been launched at the Alisa Hotel on Tuesday. The event, organized by Millennium Marathon Sports Limited was graced by the Minister for Youth and Sports , Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts , Deputy Minister of Health , the Mayor of Accra , and Africa's finest runner ever, Dr. Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia.

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  7. Haile arrives in Ghana Tuesday f...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopian marathon legend, Haile Gebrselassie is expected to arrive in Ghana on Tuesday to launch the first rated international marathon to take place in Ghana, the Millenium Marathon. Haile who will take part in the marathon when it runs off in September, arrives at the Kotoka International Airport at 11 am on Tuesday ahead of the launch at Alisa Hotel in Accra at 4pm and an evening cocktail at the residence of the Ethiopia Ambassador at 7pm.

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  8. Gebrselassie urges all "Run The Change In You"Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | GhanaWeb

    Ethiopian marathon Legend Haile Gebrselassie urges all "RUN THE CHANGE IN YOU" The first rated international marathon to take place in Ghana will host World and Ethiopian marathon Legend Haile Gebrselassie. Haile Gebrselassie will make a maiden entry into the nation on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 to prelude the main marathon event that will come off in September this year.

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  9. Gebrselassie Arrives In Ghana For MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Ghanamma.com

    Haile Gebrselassie Ethiopian marathon legend, Haile Gebrselassie, is expected to be in Ghana for the first time on march 10 to take part in the maiden edition of an international marathon in Ghana. The five-time World Champion is known to have broken a marathon world record at the 2008 Berlin Marathon and has set over 27 world records at the Olympic Games.

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  10. Ghana@58: Congrats Ghana for upholding democratic rule - USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Ghanamma.com

    The United States Embassy in Ghana has commended the West African nation's commitment to democratic values, the rule of law, and economic development as the nation celebrates 58 years of independence. Ghana is the first British colony in Africa to obtain its independence, on March 6, 1957, with Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah as its first Prime Minister.

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  11. Millennium Marathon to boast Trade, Sports Tourism and HealthRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    The first international marathon to take place in Ghana on September 6, 2015 has been described as another opportunity to boast the economy of Ghana with the focus on trade and tourism promotion. Ashim Morton, Managing Partner of the Millennium Marathon Sports Company said the stake holders are working hard in collaboration with governmental agencies and the private sector to organize a memorable event.

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  12. Ensure balanced exchange rate between cedi, major currencies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    A senior Lecturer at the Department of Economics of the University of Ghana, Dr Albert D.A. Laryea, has called on policy-makers to ensure that the exchange rate of the cedi is not undervalued or overvalued against major trading currencies. He said the surest way to stimulate and sustain economic growth was to ensure that the exchange rate was pegged at a balanced level, and cautioned that any imbalance would affect national growth negatively.

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  13. Howard Scott Gallery Presents KUDUO, Paintings of Ghanaian Artist Atta Kwami, Now thru 4/4Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Howard Scott Gallery is pleased to present the third solo exhibition of the Ghanaian artist Atta Kwami. The exhibition is titled Kuduo and will open today, 26 February and continue through April 4, 2015.

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  14. Black History Month 2015 @ DuBois CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    The event, which would take off with music and dance performances, would comprise four panel discussions. The deliberations would feature prominent African American/ Ghanaian scholars, historians and artists who would dilate on diverse topics.

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  15. Black History Month 2015 at DuBois Centre on Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    The African American Association of Ghana in honour of the 2015 edition of Black History Month will present a 'Day of Dialogue and Cultural Exchange' on Saturday, February 28 at the W.E.B. DuBois Centre in Accra. The event, which would take off with music and dance performances, would comprise four panel discussions.

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  16. 'Ensure balanced exchange rate between cedi, major currencies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    A senior Lecturer at the Department of Economics of the University of Ghana, Dr Albert D.A. Laryea, has called on policy-makers to ensure that the exchange rate of the cedi is not undervalued or overvalued against major trading currencies. He said the surest way to stimulate and sustain economic growth was to ensure that the exchange rate was pegged at a balanced level, and cautioned that any imbalance would affect national growth negatively.

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  17. Ghana to host urban design conferenceRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana is to host an international "Urban Design Conference on Accra," from February 25 to 27 at the Accra Children's Library to build upon existing development plans and initiatives in order to instigate medium to long-term strategies. The Urban Design Conference of Accra will also serve as a platform to develop a balanced and unique perspective for transforming the capital into a city with context, culture, economy, and most importantly, unique infrastructure in its broadest terms.

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  18. Ghana to host urban design conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, Feb. 23, GNA - Ghana is to host an international 'Urban Design Conference on Accra,' from February 25 to 27 at the Accra Children's Library to build upon existing development plans and initiatives in order to instigate medium to long-term strategies. The Urban Design Conference of Accra will also serve as a platform to develop a balanced and unique perspective for transforming the capital into a city with context, culture, economy, and most importantly, unique infrastructure in its broadest terms.

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  19. Howard Scott Gallery Presents KUDUO, Paintings of GhanaianAtta Kwami, 2/26-4/04Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Howard Scott Gallery is pleased to present the third solo exhibition of the Ghanaian artist Atta Kwami. The exhibition is titled Kuduo and will open on Thursday, 26 February and continue through April 4, 2015.

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  20. Haile Gebrselassie to launch Millennium Marathon in GhanaRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Ethiopian Marathon legend Haile Gebrselassie is expected in Ghana on March 10th, 2015 to launch the first ever international marathon in Ghana. The event is slated for the Accra metropolis and would would attract over 15,000 local and international runners.

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