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  1. MoF disburses US$114m for natural resource governanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    The Ministry of Finance disbursed US$114 million to support the first phase of the Natural Resources and Environmental Governance programme between 2008 and 2012. About US$23 million was disbursed annually to the NREG, while US$1 million went into the civil society organisations facility yearly.

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  2. Veep Expresses Satisfaction On Work Executed By 2014 Hajj BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The Vice President Kwesi Amissah Arthur, has expressed satisfaction about the hard work executed by the Hajj Board ensured the smooth organisation of the 2014 pilgrimage. Vice President Kwesi Amissah Arthur made the statement when he paid a visit to the Hajj Village in Accra on Tuesday, 17th September to acquaint himself with the level of preparation of pilgrims.

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  3. City Council members plan trip to AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Mayor Carl Brewer and City Council member Lavonta Williams are planning a trip to Africa later this month to explore trade, education, aviation and government exchange opportunities. The trip, which they are paying for personally and not with city funds, will be from Sept.

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  4. How to build an African concept car in 12 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | We make money not art

    Visual artist Melle Smets and researcher Joost van Onna followed the travel of discarded cars from Europe to Ghana and ended up at Suame Magazine , near the town of Kumasi, in Ghana. In this area, 200,000 artisans are working in 12,000 workshops, stores and factories to repair and give a new life to European disused vehicles.

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  5. Maxwell Konadu to act as Ghana coachRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Footy-ghana.com gathers that Maxwell Konadu has been asked to take charge of the Black Stars for the 2015 African Nations Cup qualifying double header against Guinea next month. Konadu was the assistant to recently fired head coach Kwesi Appiah; a position he has held since April 2012.

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  6. Engage local authors to produce storybooks - NGORead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | GhanaWeb

    Madam Eugenia Tachie-Menson, Country Director of Young Educators Foundation , a non-governmental organization, has called on the Ghana Education Service to engage local authors of international repute to produce storybooks. She said by so doing, the authors would be sharing sights and sounds of the country, the continent and the world and also help keep them in gainful employment.

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  7. Singles Travel International brings special travel deals to the solo adventurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Examiner.com

    Singles Travel International just announced their Fall/Winter travel schedules, and there are some trips on here that have me sighing. Whether you are interested in wine tasting in Tuscany or Halloween in Las Vegas, they have you covered.

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  8. "Ghana is not serious about creative arts"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | GhanaWeb

    Controversial rapper Wanlov the Kubolor says Ghana as a country has never been serious about the creative arts industry, but has rather been interested in the money the industry generates. According to Wanlov, successive governments have never been ready to help the creative industry grow by putting in place training centres or systems to help improve the industry.

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  9. The cosmology of Brazil 2014-the African Origin story.Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | GhanaWeb

    Reports are rife that the Ghana Football Association in a three page reply to the Presidential Commission of Inquiry, probing the 2014 World cup debacle in Brazil has sought permission for its original appearance date of 15th September to be postponed. Among the GFA's reasons for this call are that, it is engulfed with activities which include its congress on Friday, 12th September and a lot of travels around the globe in the name of Ghana Football.

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  10. Ghana stands risk of importing PolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | GhanaWeb

    Though Ghana has not recorded a case of polio since 2008, it stands a greater risk of importing the disease with reported cases from some African countries. Until all countries, especially neighbouring ones are free, Ghana cannot stand aloof due to the infectious nature of the disease.

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  11. MoFA launches farmer based websiteRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | GhanaWeb

    The Ministry of Food and Agriculture on Wednesday, launched a farmer based organisation website, to provide statistical information on activities and products of specific farmer groups and organisations. The website: www.fboghana.com ' is part of a two -year farmer based organisation capacity development project launched in 2012.

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  12. Ghana is Not Serious About Creative Arts -WanlovRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Ghanamma.com

    'There are no centres training artisans, there are no subsidies helping the craft people, and to make it worse, I don't see any system in place. If Ghana cared about the creative arts industry, they would have looked out for some of these people who are being harshly ejected,' Wanlov told NEWS-ONE after the Accra Metropolitan Assembly demolished structures belonging to some artisans behind the Art Centre.

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  13. Milovan Rajevac was not in Lome to watch Ghana beat TogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    GHANASoccernet.com can confirm that coach Milovan Rajevac did not travel to Lome to watch Ghana's topsy-turvy 3-2 win over Togo on Wednesday in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. The Serbian trainer arrived in Accra on Tuesday night to conclude talks with the Ghana Football Association over the Black Stars technical advisor job.

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  14. T'di Chamber of Commerce legal tussle reignitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | GhanaWeb

    The legal tussle between the Ghana Chamber of Commerce and Industry and former regional executives of its Sekondi -Takoradi branch will resume on October 23 at the Sekondi high court. Three former executives of the Sekondi Takoradi Branch of GCCI led a splinter group to rebel against the mother union, accusing them of financial impropriety.

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  15. Imagine There Were No Black StarsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Ghanamma.com

    My fascination stemmed from how he could imagine the sort of things he imagined. And even to the present day I cannot bring myself to understand why anybody could imagine that there was no country and no people! My simplistic conclusion has been that the English singer and songwriter must have been very high on something at the time he composed the song.

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  16. If GDP is Not Working, Let's Try GHPRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Ghanamma.com

    Whenever I tell people what I do for a living, I get funny responses. I work for a non-governmental organisation whose vision is to eradicate poverty and injustice in Ghana, so that every Ghanaian can live with some dignity.

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  17. Un-Cruise Adventures Plans a 'Best of The Best' Cruise in Mexico's Sea of CortesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | PRWeb

    Beginning January 2015, Un-Cruise Adventures offers a new adventure cruise in Mexico's Sea of Cortes wrapping the best marine life adventures into one itinerary. "Depending on the time of year, you may snorkel with whale sharks or you may see gray whales and their calves up close," said Captain Dan Blanchard, CEO."

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  18. Milovan Rajevac set for Ghana FA talks on Thursday after arriving last nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    The 60-year-old arrived in Accra on Monday night and can only meet officials after Wednesday's must-win 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Togo in Lome. Rajevac will not travel with the team which leave Accra on Tuesday morning to the Togolese capital for the match.

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  19. The power of word-of-mouth marketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Bizcommunity

    When I first travelled to Ghana on a business trip, my colleague who had visited the country earlier referred me to a hotel where he had stayed and he also gave me tips on where to shop and how to hustle on the crafts markets of Accra. He gave me this information on the basis of the great relationship that we have.

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  20. Togo-Ghana Preview: Sluggish Black Stars looking for revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Goal.com

    An opening draw against Uganda was a surprise for Kwesi Appiah's men and Wednesday's visitors will be hoping to kick-start their Afcon qualification campaign Christian Atsu is confident Ghana will bounce back from their poor start to Africa Cup of Nations qualifying against Togo on Wednesday. After their disappointing display at the World Cup in Brazil, which saw them take just one point from three games, Saturday's clash with Uganda should have provided the first shoots of recovery for Kwesi Appiah's men but they were held to a 1-1 draw.

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