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  1. Ghana: India's Airtel touches lives, gives wings to dreamsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Ignatius Bugyei is an ICT teacher at Som Nyame Kodur Junior High School in the Central Region of Ghana. But his school does not have the basic ICT set-up -- computers.

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  2. Fire Guts ECG PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    Hundreds of residents from about five municipalities and districts in the Central Region would have no light for some time due to a fire outbreak on Saturday which gutted a GLICO substation at Winneba junction, destroying a big transformer that supplies electricity to those areas. It took the intervention of three fire stations in the region, namely Winneba, Agona Swedru and Apam District, to put out the fire which started around 7:00pm.

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  3. Sellas names 18 for Qatari friendlyRead the original story

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    Sellas Tetteh has named his squad ahead of Ghana's international friendly against Qatar next month. The 18-man Black Satellites squad, who are in camp in Accra will travel on October 3 for the game against the hosts U20s on October 7. Ghana, who have qualified for the 2015 Africa Youth Championship in Senegal and will use the game in Qatar as part of their build-up for the continental championship.

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  4. Ghana: India's Airtel touches lives, gives wings to dreamsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  5. Economy prospects bright despite IMF reservation - " GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    Government insists the outlook for Ghana's economy is bright despite International Monetary Fund recommendations for cuts in government spending and management of the country's public debt. After first round of discussions, the IMF's end-of-mission release posted on its website noted: "Ghana continues to face significant domestic and external vulnerabilities on the back of a large fiscal deficit, a slowdown in economic growth and rising inflation.

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  6. We are being taxed to death - " Local airlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    Local airlines have called for a review of the regulatory regime governing domestic air travel if the full potential of the industry is to be realised. Government's imposition of tax on the importation of aircraft spare-parts by domestic operators and the recent extension of the 17.5 percent Value Added Tax to cover domestic air travel threatens to derail gains made in domestic air travel over the past decade, industry players say.

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  7. Most extensive UK exhibition to date by celebrated Chinese artist Ai Weiwei opens at Blenheim PalaceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    Blenheim Art Foundation announces the most extensive UK exhibition to date by celebrated Chinese artist and social activist Ai Weiwei. Opening at Blenheim Palace on 1 October as the inaugural and launch exhibition of the Blenheim Art Foundation, the exhibition will showcase more than 50 artworks by Ai Weiwei produced over the last 30 years.

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  8. "Not having national gallery is a sin"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | GhanaWeb

    Eminent Ghanaian painter, Prof. Ablade Glover, has said the absence of a national art gallery to preserve, collect, exhibit and foster the appreciation of Ghanaian works of art is a sin.

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  9. Fourth Annual Robotics Inspired Science Education Regional Competitions Launch In Tamale - RISERead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghanaian Senior High School teams and over 1000 students are gearing up to compete regionally to showcase their science, technology, engineering and mathematics skills to address real world challenges. This competitions coordinated by the Ghana Robotics Academy Foundation in partnership with the US Embassy Ghana, and other corporate institutions will occur in Tamale, Accra and Cape Coast.

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  10. Pray For The Nation Ghanaa Sheikh Dr. Amin Bonsu Appeals To Hajj PilgrimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Ghanamma.com

    The Chief Executive Officer of Amin Scientific Herbal Clinic and National Chairman of the Ghana Muslim Mission Sheikh Dr. Amin Bonsu has appealed to Ghanaian Muslims especially pilgrims embarking on hajj pilgrimage to pray for Ghana, families, workers, friends as well as Muslims all over the world. He advises the pilgrims not to use their precious time on conversation but rather use it to pray for the country and for Allah's forgiveness.

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  11. Nespresso expand into Ghana with a new Boutique in AccraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | GhanaWeb

    Nespresso, the worldwide pioneer in premium portioned coffee, continues to meet rising consumer demand for the highest quality coffee with the opening of its first Boutique in Accra, today the 25th of September, 2014, at the Marina Mall. The opening which was well attended by the media had the invitees and public at large indulged in a multi-sensory journey into the world of Nespresso premium portioned coffee.

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  12. Book Review: Wahala Dey by Audrey Obuobisa-DarkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | GhanaWeb

    Title of Book: Wahala Dey Author : Audrey Obuobisa-Darko No of Chapters : 17 No of pages : 105 Publishers: Step Publishers, Accra Reviewer: Kweku Gyasi Essel Introduction 'Wahala Dey' is authored by 14-year-old Audrey Obuobisa-Darko of the University of Ghana Basic School as her second book after 'The Magic Basket'. The book will be launched on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at pm.

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  13. Ben Koufie Expresses Shock At "Old Age" ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Ghanamma.com

    Former Ghana Football Association Chairman, Ben Koufie says he was stunned when the Executive Committee of the Association rejected him for the newly created technical advisor position for the Black Stars because they said he was he was too old. Sacked Black Stars coach, Kwasi Appiah recommended the 82-year old but members of the GFA threw out his choice.

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  14. 20 selected as juvenile boxing show bells offRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | GhanaWeb

    The novelty juvenile boxing roaming gym initiative backed by incoming Ghanaian airline, Goldstar Airlines and run by Accra based Will Power Boxing Gym got off to a huge success on Sunday evening with twenty talented youngsters selected for immediate training towards an eventual professional career. A huge crowd filled the roaming gym mounted at the James Town Roundabout right in the heart of Ghana's boxing hub, Bukom to cheer on a number of young boys aged between 12 and 16 years as the initiative to identify young talent all over the regions of Ghana began much to the satisfaction of the sponsors.

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  15. 7th WaCA Mining 2014 Set to Take Place in Accra, Ghana from December 9 to 10Read the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | PR Log

    PRLog - Sep. 23, 2014 - SINGAPORE -- The 7th West & Central Africa Mining Summit & Expo 2014, the region's premier African mining event focusing on the West & Central Africa mining marketplace originally scheduled in Accra in October, will now take place from December 9 to 10. The event's organizer, Singapore-based Magenta Global, earlier announced that this postponement is in compliance with the Ghanaian Government's proactive steps to contain the spread of the current outbreak of the Ebola virus in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, imposing a three-month ban on all international meetings and events in Ghana. "In compliance with this new ruling, the 7th WaCA Mining 2014 Summit & Expo will now take place from 9-10 December 2014.

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  16. Management of Kakum National Park deny reports it poses dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Ghanamma.com

    Management of the Kakaum Natioanl Park and Wildlife Division of the Forestry Commission has downplayed reports by JoyNews of visible wear and tear on portions of the Kakum walkway in Cape Coast. JoyNews' Manasseh Azuri Awuni who visited the park said the wooden boards of the walkway had broken, nets torn, and metals railings broken.

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  17. Seattle: Easy Day Trips from Seattle: A Total Beginner's Guide to Olympic National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Jaunted

    Seattleites love spending time outside. This week, contributor Lilit Marcus shows how even the most indoorsy city kid can enjoy Seattle's outdoor gems without having to go on the advanced hike.

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  18. Cheap holidays to Cyprus aren't all about sun, sea and sandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | My Fashion Life

    Visit Cyprus on your next trip away from home and you'll be treated to some glorious sunshine, the stunning Mediterranean Sea and endless beaches boasting beautiful golden sand. But there is more than meets the eye to this island nation, as Cyprus has a plenty of surprises up its sleeve.

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  19. Road to Nkroful in deplorable state as Ghana marks founders day.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Ghanamma.com

    The road to the hometown of Ghana's former President Kwame Nkrumah is in an appalling state as the nation marks Founder's Day in honour of him for leading the country to independence. For some visitors and residents of Nkroful, the road to the birthplace of Ghana's first President is shameful to say the least.

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  20. All set for Goldstar Airlines juvenile boxing talent huntRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | GhanaWeb

    James Town Roundabout in the hub of Ghanaian boxing, Bukom in Accra in the stage where the novelty juvenile boxing tournament aimed at recruitment via a unique roaming gym bells off to the first ever round on Sunday afternoon. Seasons Travel and Tours, operators of Goldstar Airlines are teaming up with Will Power Gym to stage boxing tournaments every weekend for potential boxers between the ages of 12 and 16 across all the regions to be codenamed 'roaming gym.'

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