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  1. OLE Ghana hands over Ghana Reads to Ga West MunicipalityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    An educational awareness program which inculcates in children the use of technology in promoting reading and delivery of quality basic education is ongoing in the Ga West Municipality of the Greater Accra Region. Known as the Ghana Reads programme and developed by the Open Learning Exchange Ghana, it is an approach that accelerates literacy significantly among children.

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  2. Ghana League Cypher: The ultimate justificationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... of young and avid followers of the league have pooled their resources together and are bent on resurrecting the dying Ghana Premier League, hence the birth of 'Ghana League Cypher'. Ghana League Cypher is a video podcast (online show) which would ...

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  3. April promise of emergency power barges can't be realized - " GRIDCoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    ... to the national grid to ease the ongoing power crisis. But speaking to TV3's Sandra Amarquaye on Wednesday, April 1, Ghana Grid Company's Systems Control Manager Frank Otchere said: "The expectation for [the barges] to come in April have largely not ...

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  4. Poultry farmers contest EDAIF's GH 7.7m claimRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana Poultry Farmers Association says none of its members has received grants from the Export Development and Agricultural Investment Fund to revamp their farms. Subsequently, the association has challenged EDAIF to publish the names of beneficiaries of the GHA 7.7 million it claims to have disbursed to the poultry farmers in the country as grants.

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  5. Time for Ghana to have Islamic banks - " EntrepreneurRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Alhaji Munir Abdallah Mai-Litafi, a Ghanaian entrepreneur has suggested the establishment of Islamic banks in Ghana to facilitate the growth and development of business. He expressed concern about the lack of, and access to business finance from the traditional banks and their negative influence on businesses.

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  6. Ghana's best players play for Kotoko - DuncanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... time in grabbing headlines with his proclamations. "Kotoko, if not the best in Africa, then certainly is the best in Ghana and therefore if you are a player of this club, you should have the mindset of being the best." For the time being, Duncan's ...

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  7. Nigerian students not among best two in 5yrsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vanguard

    It was rather worrisome when the WAEC International Excellence Award Winners for May/June 2014 WASSCE was announced and no Nigerian student was among the best three as Ghana clinched first, second and third in the international prestigious awards. When the winners were announced recently in Ikeja, Lagos, in the presence of WAEC representatives in West Africa, it was disclosed that Master Hasan Mickail, Master Kenyah Blaykyi and Master Archibald Henry all from Ghana got the first, second and third positions at the International Excellence Award prizes respectively.

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  8. Cable theft still affecting VodafoneRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, April 1, GNA - Vodafone Ghana Limited has said the company is still plagued with cable cuts and thefts, and spends an average of GHA 1.8 million annually in fixing interruptions. Underground cable thefts are usually carried out by persons who steal cables for copper, while cable cuts are caused by activities such as excavations during construction and uprooting of trees.

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  9. Stanbic Bank donates to Suma Development FundRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, April 1, GNA - Stanbic Bank has presented a cheque for 3,000 Ghana Cedis, to the Suma Development Fund, for the construction of a Business School at the University of Energy and Natural Resources of the Brong-Ahafo Region. The gesture which took place at Suma-Ahenkro in the Jaman North District, formed part of the Bank's commitment to invest in educational projects, to secure the education of future generations and help communities to grow.

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  10. Adolescent Reproductive Health Project offers prospects for youthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Abesim, April 1, GNA - The Ghana Adolescent Reproductive Health Project is an opportunity for the country's youthful population to develop themselves socio-economically. This is because it is providing the platform for leadership training and mentorship for the in-school and out-of-school youth as future leaders of the country, Ms Esther Cofie, the acting Director of Technical Services of The National Population Council , said in an interview with the Ghana News Agency , on Wednesday at Abesim, near Sunyani.

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  11. Ghana Participates In 5th Dubai Investment ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... '' Sustainable Development through FDI Induced Innovation and Technology Transfer" has amongst its invited speakers Ghana's sector Minister for Trades and Industry, Hon. Ekow Spio-Garbrah. Ghana is being represented at the forum by the Ministry of ...

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  12. Technical, vocational institutions must reform or perish - Sebastian DehRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... roject is funded with a financial support of $125 million from the African Development Bank (AfDB) and a Government of Ghana contribution of $11.5 million.

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  13. Peace Council directs GES to introduce dress code policyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The National Peace Council has directed the Ghana Education Service to introduce a dress code policy in first and second cycle institutions. The directive is contained in a communique issued after a two-day consultative dialogue on peace called by the National Peace Council to discuss and seek solutions to claims and counterclaims relating to religious tolerance and violation of constitutional rights of Muslim students.

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  14. Time for Ghana to have Islamic banks-EntrepreneurRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, March 31, GNA - Alhaji Munir Abdallah Mai-Litafi, a Ghanaian entrepreneur has suggested the establishment of Islamic banks in Ghana to facilitate the growth and development of business. He expressed concern about the lack of, and access to business finance from the traditional banks and their negative influence on businesses.

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  15. Vivo Energy to sell 8% shares to Ghanaian entityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, March 31, GNA - The CH Group Ghana Limited is to purchase eight per cent shares in Vivo Energy Ghana Limited, the two companies have announced. A statement issued by Vivo Energy Ghana and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra, said the completion of the purchase is subject to the satisfaction of certain formalities that are typical for an acquisition of such nature.

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  16. Ambassador Heights completes 'Show Home'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... Davis said, is unparalleled in the market and sets a new standard of luxury for multi-home residential development in Ghana and the sub-region.' The 'Show Home' not only reflects the finishes, fittings, and appliances, but also the Ambassador ...

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  17. Microsoft announces winners of Lumia MakeItHappen promoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... draw after purchasing the new Lumia 535 or any Lumia smart device. The Business Lead of Microsoft Mobile Device Ghana, Mr. Kola Osinowo, said Microsoft was showing appreciation to its customers for their loyalty to the Lumia brand. He noted that two ...

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  18. Former Ambassador to provide free in-house toilets for Sunyani residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Mr George Kumi, a former Ambassador to Libya, in the erstwhile New Patriotic Party administration, told the Ghana News Agency of his intention to construct the toilets was to end the long queues residents in the municipality engaged in before attending public toilets. He emphasized that he was lobbying for support from international partners and other funding agencies to able him to construct the facilities.

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  19. Accra Symphony Orchestra' to be outdoored on Easter SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... gospel compositions, as well secular music of aesthetic value. Rev. Ocran is optimistic that the group will represent Ghana internationally with their performances.

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  20. Mahama's fight against corruption is unmatched - Asiedu NketiaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... "I am very much against corruption and I think that corruption must be fought but the means of fighting corruption in Ghana now can only be through the democratic legal process. There is no other way to do it. I hear people who subscribe to ...

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