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  1. Italian murder suspect freedRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | GhanaWeb

    ... who presented the facts, said the suspect and the deceased (Egle) were both Italian pensioners resident in Ghana. He said the deceased, who fell in love with the accused person, sold her house in Italy to put up a three-bedroom house at Kuntunse, ...

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  2. Court Confirms Konado, others own 15% shares in GRELRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | GhanaWeb

    The Commercial High Court in Accra yesterday confirmed a long-held suspicion that former First Lady, Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings and an associate, Appiah Ampofo, actually owned shares in the divested State asset, Ghana Rubber Estates Limited . The former First Lady and Samuel Appiah Ampofo, a former National Insurance Commissioner were in the mid '90s accused of abuse of power in the purchase of shares in GREL when the Divestiture Implementation Commission put it on divestiture, an accusation which was vehemently denied.

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  3. Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan expected in Accra for boxing boutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan is likely to be in the country this week for the WBA International Lightweight championship contest being staged by his boxing syndicate. The 29-year-old has put in a request at his UAE club Al Ain to fly into Accra on Friday for the boxing bout which sees Emmanuel Tagoe come up against Joebert Reyes in the main event.

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  4. Hannah Tetteh supports demo against South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... to condemn the xenophobic attacks. "a I think it's important for South African companies, especially those working in Ghana, to show that they are not indifferent to what is happening and to disassociate themselves from this kind of xenophobic ...

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  5. Students paying utility bills terrible gov't decision - " AwukuRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... support the attack on the deputy ministers, the students did not know how to channel their anger about the situation. Ghana Water Company Limited, as part of strategies to retrieve monies owed it by some businesses, institutions and individuals, ...

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  6. MTN Changing Lives With M'afe Niee DrawRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The leading teleco in Ghana did what they love doing best by rewarding loyal customers in the new M'afe nice promotion draw held at the Graphic Road office in Accra. Maths teacher Kofi Anane was named the winner of a three bed room house.

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  7. I'll join 'Accra Works out' to be in shape for my testimonial game - AppiahRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... in this month's Accra Works Out. Accra Works Out is a monthly aerobic session organized by Primeval Media Ghana Limited for the working class of Accra and is also making the headlines for assembling celebs on the multi-purpose court of the Accra ...

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  8. Actor Mr. Beautiful to campaign for Mahama again in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... because he made a lot of Ghanaians develop love for Ghanaian movies. "Mr. Beautiful is a multi-talented actor and in Ghana there are only four multi-talented actors/actress; Nana Ama McBrown, Akrobeto, Majid Michel and myself (Mr. Beautiful)," he ...

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  9. CEPS is not recruiting any new staffRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority has denied employing fresh staff through back door channels despite a government freeze. The authority, however, admits it is engaged in some recruitment, except those being employed are part of a process initiated in 2013 before the freeze on employment.

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  10. Kotoko vrs Petrolul: Romania club to play Kotoko in Kumasi in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    A delegation comprising FC Petrolul's Team Manager, Vlad Cristian Nicolae; an International Lawyer, Konstantia Ziota; a respected Romanian agent, Teodorescu Cornel and another renowned agent from Greece, Andrea Ikimis are in Ghana for discussions on the friendly international match between Kotoko and the Romanian club. They arrived in Accra from Bucharest on Monday night.

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  11. Top Scouts Arrive for Techiman City TourneyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Top scouts and coaches from Europe have already arrived in the beautiful city of Sunyani ahead of the Techiman City Tourney to scout for talents. Bankroller and President of Techiman City FC, Micky Charles, who is the brain behind the exercise, has hinted that son of renowned FIFA football agent, Mike Makaab, Micheal Makaab has already arrived ahead of the tournament.

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  12. South African deploys army to curb riotsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... of Joint Operational Centres nationally to curb the violence that has erupted with no promising results so far. Ghana's Foreign Affairs Minister on Tuesday said four National Security officials have been sent to the Ghana Mission in South Africa to ...

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  13. Chief fires to disperse mournersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... around 1430 hours, pulled a pump action gun and fired several bullets. A close relative of the deceased told the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in an interview on condition of anonymity that in the process, the bullets hit and destroyed some canopies ...

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  14. Ghana Karate Association selects athletes for All Africa GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana Karate-Do Association in conjunction with the National Sports Authority , has held the 2015 National Karate Championships to select a senior team to represent Ghana at the All Africa Games in September. The championships were in two sessions eliminations and final sessions in the event/weight categories: Female Individual Kata, Female Individual Kumite.

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  15. Dancehall artistes should be careful - Daasebre GyamenaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... Blay Ambolley, a highlife great has also expressed his misgivings concerning the current trend of dancehall music in Ghana. Ambulley focused on the way Ghanaian dancehall artistes infuse the Jamaican Patois language in their songs instead of using ...

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  16. IMF bailout not enough to curb Cedi's free-fallRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The local currency - Cedi- decline cannot be stopped with the release of the $114 million first traunch of the International Monetary Fund's $918 million bailout to Ghana, Renowned economist, Dr Raziel Obeng-Okon has said Obeng-Okon, a lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration , said the amount was not enough to stabilise the depreciating cedi. He gave the warning during an interview with Itnewsghana in his office in Accra.

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  17. Spio-Gabrah warns South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... people to be able to do businesses in other countries and we are not killing a lot of foreigners that are living in Ghana. So if we are a selfish country, we would like to take some 'Makaba delight' in the fact that another African country is ...

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  18. All my friends have relocated to Accra because of music - KODARead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Singer, songwriter, composer, sound engineer and pastor, born Augustine Owusu Kofi Dua Anto but known on stage as KODA has revealed that all his friends in Kumasi have relocated to Accra to gain recognition of their music. The Takoradi based musician was commenting on the controversies surrounding the credibility of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.

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  19. Dumsor': 100,000 rural homes in Ghana to be on solarRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    About 100,000 off-grid households in rural Ghana will be hooked to pay-as-you-go solar systems from today, April 21. The initiative expected to be launched in Ghana's capital, Accra, is being led by UK firm Azuri Technologies with support from local firm Oasis African Resources and the Ghana government. The project will deploy Azuri's 'Quad' system, which combines a solar panel with a battery and intelligent smart meter into a unit that powers four LED lamps, mobile phone charging and a radio/MP3 player.

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  20. Court fixes June 19 for judgment in GYEEDA caseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    An Accra Fast Track High Court, presided over by Justice Mrs Afia Serwaa Asare-Botwe has fixed June 19, for judgment in the case involving the former boss of the Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Development Agency . The judge has given the defence counsel up to May 15, to file a submission of no case, while the prosecution has June as deadline to file its response.

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