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  1. Prof. Bondzi-Simpson to address inaugural Mfantsipim lecturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | GhanaWeb

    Professor Philip Ebow Bondzi-Simpson, a Professor of Law and Founding Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Cape Coast, will today, deliver the inaugural address of the Mfantsipim Annual DWEN HWE KAN Lectures with the theme: "Dwen hwe kan, Mfantsipim Creed For Leadership In Africa". The annual Dwen hwe kan Lectures have been instituted by the School to provide a platform for renowned Old Boys of the School to ruminate through topical national and global issues that relate to leadership, patriotism, governance, development, volunteerism, nationalism, community and public service, loyalty and allegiance within the context of Mfantsipim values, creed and philosophy as defined by the founding members.

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  2. Work on La Tse-Addo road progressing steadilyRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | GhanaWeb

    The second phase of work on the La Tse-Addo road in the La Dadekotopon Municipality in Accra is progressing steadily. The road, which is 1.7 kilometre long, links the main Giffard Road that passes behind the Trade Fair and terminates on the main road in front of the Labadi Beach Hotel.

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  3. In Ghana, movies project fierce female leadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Ghanamma.com

    Yet somehow, these weren't the women being depicted in films. That troubled her not just for the audiences on the other side of the globe, like the man on the plane, but for the young Ghanaians watching in their living rooms at home.

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  4. Second Edition of Spanish Language Course opens in AccraRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, April 20, GNA - The Second Edition of Spanish Language Course to enhance the capacity of public servants and diplomats to perform effectively in Spanish-speaking countries has opened in Accra. The six months course is being organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, the Colombian Embassy in Ghana and the Pontifical Bolivarian University in Medellin, Columbia.

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  5. Chinese savour Ghana-made alcoholic beveragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana last weekend made a huge impact on the movers and shakers of China's tourism market. Against the backdrop of rich Ghanaian music and the sampling of made-in-Ghana alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, Ghana's Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Mrs Elizabeth Ofosu-Adjare, sold Ghana to a sizeable audience of Chinese travel and tour operators, tourism investors and influential travel writers at this year's China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market in Beijing.

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

    Mar 21, 2015 | 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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  7. First African conference on Antibiotic use opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | 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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  8. 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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  9. Ghana Marks World Consumer Rights DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    "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," 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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  10. Coral Paints to sponsor Ghana Int'l Business Network confabRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | 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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  11. Diplomats And Ministers To Participate In Millennium MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | 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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  12. Millennium Marathon LaunchedRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | 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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  13. Haile arrives in Ghana Tuesday f...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | 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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  14. Gebrselassie urges all "Run The Change In You"Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | 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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  15. Gebrselassie Arrives In Ghana For MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | 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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  16. Ghana@58: Congrats Ghana for upholding democratic rule - USRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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