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  1. Accepting allowances not worked for is unethical - Prof. RichardsonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    A Senior Visiting Fellow from the Manchester Business School, Prof. Pikay Richardson, has advised board members of state-owned enterprises to avoid taking allowances for board meetings that they do not attend, since that practice is unethical.

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  2. New voyage for Jackie Mittoo in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    AT his musical peak, Jackie Mittoo recorded outstanding Afrocentric songs like Drum Song. Africa had a lasting impact on the keyboardist/arranger.

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  3. Hearts face resilient Inter AlliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, March 27, GNA - Accra Hearts of Oak will engage resilient Inter Allies in week - 12 of the First Capital Plus Premier League at the Tema Park on Sunday. Hearts of Oak who has leap froged to 12th position courtesy Berekum Chelsea losing points following a decision by the Ghana Football Association Disciplinary Committee ruling faces a tough challenge.

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  4. Gov't plans US$30 billion Accra-Kumasi high speed railRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GhanaWeb

    Minister of State in charge of Public-Private Sector Rashid Pelpuo has engaged the services of a New York investment bank to devise a request for proposal for the construction of a multi-billion dollar high speed rail system to connect Accra and Kumasi. The bank, Chesterfield Faring Ltd., is also expected to design another proposal covering an elevated mass transit commuter system connecting a newly-developed trade zone to the Kotoka International Airport .

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  5. 19th Japanese Language Speech Contest Held in AccraRead the original story

    Friday | GhanaWeb

    On 14th March, 2015-The 19th Japanese Language Speech Contest was held at the Teachers' Hall, Accra. Contestants were grouped into three categories; Under-15 years old children with no school experience in Japan or Japan School in Ghana, Above-15 years old persons with experience in Japan or Japan School in Ghana, and Above-15 years old persons with no experience in Japan or Japan School in Ghana.

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  6. 'Elections? No problem let them vote' - Nigerians in Ghana abandon electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Ghanamma.com

    With a reported 1million Nigerians in Ghana, it is easy to expect that bus terminals plying the Accra-Lagos route will be busy because of the presidential elections in Nigeria this Saturday. Transport operators say the move means they will lose "a lot of money" for three days of no commercial activity.

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  7. Ghana Hosts Short & Animation Films FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Ghanamma.com

    The first of its kind in Ghana, the festival is an initiative of the Festival of Films Africa in collaboration with Ghana Film and Television Arts and Women in Performing Arts . It seeks to create a platform for young film makers to showcase creative talents in short and animation films that are focused on development.

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  8. Six government health institutions hold joint matriculationRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | GhanaWeb

    A joint first-ever regional matriculation ceremony, has been held in Sunyani for 1,623 matriculants from six Government Health Training Institutions in Brong-Ahafo. The matriculatants were from the Sunyani Nursing Training College/Health Assistants Training School , 384, Seikwa NTC/HATS in the Tain District, 278 and Ntotroso College of Health in the Asutifi North District, 254.

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  9. Ex Ghana captain Stephen Appiah visits Juventus to invite them to his testimonial matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Ghanamma.com

    By Ameenu Shardow Follow on Twitter @alooameenu Ex Ghana captain Stephen Appiah is in Italy to handout invites to his friends to attend his testimonial match in June. The 34-year-old is on an European tour to raise awareness about a game being organized to honour him for his selfless dedication to the Black Stars in Accra.

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  10. Brave Warriors set to test GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | GhanaWeb

    Namibia's Brave Warriors have touched down Kumasi ahead of Wednesday's international friendly with Ghana. The friendly game has been confirmed for the Baba Yara Stadium in the second capital of Ghana and will serve as a test for both teams' preparation towards the Cosafa Cup in May and the CHAN Championship later this year.

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  11. Business Activities Boom In Ashanti RegionAs Kumasi Hosts Private UniversitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Ghanamma.com

    Business activities in the capital of the Ashanti region, Kumasi has risen significantly during the week as it Plays hosts to students from more than 2o private Universities all over the country in the 8th Edition of the annual Private Universities' Students Association of Ghana Sports and Entertainment Festival, which began at the Paa Joe stadium of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi this week. Traders at the campus of the KNUST disclose that indeed the decision by the student's body to convey the event to the region has really helped them a lot and will wish for same next year as they continue to make more sales till Friday when the festival will end.

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  12. Quito nominated as World Travel Awards' "Leading Destination in South America"Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 24, 2015 - The city of Quito, Ecuador continues to receive tourism industry accolades and awards with the World Travel Awards 2015 nominating the city in four categories, including leading congress and convention destination, business destination, vacation destination and for the third consecutive year, leading destination in South America. Quito previously won in that category in the 2013 and 2014.

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  13. 7 Reasons Why Bermuda Remains a Vacation Go-ToRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Details

    Port Royal Golf Course For any golf aficionado, a round on the Port Royal Golf Course is a must. Golfers from around the globe travel here to soak in the sights this course has to offer.

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  14. Man who posed as bank clerk to steal thousands grabbed in KumasiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Ghanamma.com

    A middle aged man who has been posing as a bank staff to hoodwink customers of about five commercial banks in Kumasi has been nabbed by police. Kwaku Badu, a father of five, dresses formally - a tie, neatly ironed long sleeves short, pressed trousers and matching shoes - has been visiting Cal Bank, Ghana Commercial Bank, Ecobank and Unibank branches in the Ashanti regional capital to defraud unsuspecting bank customers of thousands of Ghana cedis.

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  15. Photo tour: Beautiful ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | USA Today

    Similar in size to the United States, China boasts an amazing diversity of landscapes and cultures, ancient relics and space-age skylines. Pictured here is Black Dragon Pool in Lijiang, Yunnan, with Jade Dragon Snow Mountain in the background.

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  16. GhIPSS urges banks to use more cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | GhanaWeb

    Banks have been asked to adopt the various initiatives by Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems to better the lot of their customers. The Chief Executive of GhIPSS, Archie Hesse made the remarks in an interview on the sidelines of a Breakfast meeting with heads of retail and corporate banking in Accra.

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  17. Photo tour: The most beautiful places in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | USA Today

    Photo tour: The most beautiful places in China China boasts an amazing diversity of landscapes and cultures, ancient relics and space-age skylines. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1DUcpYO Similar in size to the United States, China boasts an amazing diversity of landscapes and cultures, ancient relics and space-age skylines.

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  18. The 'Three Phases' Of Chinese InnovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Forbes.com

    Looking ahead to China's next 30 years of development, CEIBS is committed to creating and sharing the knowledge needed for business leaders, in and outside of China, who will be at the forefront of that growth. From our campuses in the country's financial and political capitals, Shanghai and Beijing, our operations in the bustling southern city of Shenzhen and in Ghana's capital Accra, we connect the dots between China and the rest of the world.

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  19. About 450 pilgrims, 12 flights for 2015 HajjRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | GhanaWeb

    Alhaji Abdul-Rauf Ibrahim Tanko, the National Hajj Chairman, has revealed that about 450 pilgrims will be undertaking this year's Hajj, with 12 flights scheduled for the holy pilgrimage. He said Muslims who would be undertaking this year's hajj to the Holy Land should ensure that their traveling documents were processed in good time to prevent the pilgrims from getting disappointed at the eleventh hour, just to be told that they would not be able to undertake the trip Alhaji Tanko gave the advice when he spoke to the Ghana News Agency at his office at the Hajj Village near the Polo Club in Accra, on preparations being made by the Hajj Board to ensure a successful Hajj this year.

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  20. 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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