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  1. Young Ghanaian Tech Enthusiast Creates App to Ward off DiabetesRead the original story

    20 min ago | Big News Network.com

    His father bought him a computer when he was 10. It was a standard model for the time, but looking back, Raindolf Owusu thinks of it as ancient technology. Even so, that was all Owusu needed to develop a keen interest in software applications and become one of the leading brains behind Ghana'sadvancement in information technology.

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  2. Theodosia Okoh Goes HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    The burial of Madam Theodosia Salomey Okoh takes place at the Osu Cemetery tomorrow Thursday 28th May 2015. The deceased, a patron of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG), and the designer of the national flag of Ghana, would be laid in state at the forecourt of the State House in Accra.

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  3. Kumasi Dumsor Demo In DangerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    The much talked about 'dumsor' demonstration to be held by Ghana's film makers in Kumasi this Thursday to protest government's abysmal handling of the continuous electricity crisis may not come off because some of the organisers do not want to step on the toes of some government officials, NEWS-ONE gathered on Monday. 'Many of our leaders have been called and asked to convince the rest to boycott the demonstration.

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  4. No cause for alarm, government insists after five birds test positive for bird fluRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... handlers of birds in the infected farms to confirm whether the virus has been transferred from birds to humans. Ghana experienced an outbreak of bird flu in 2007 after infected birds were found on farms in Tema and Sunyani municipalities and the ...

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  5. Accra Comes Last In Most Youthful City SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... of jobs and the city's affordability". Elfreda Tetteh, an artist herself, is passionate about promoting the arts in Ghana and abroad. She believes that promotion of arts and culture can lead to more opportunities for the youth and advance ...

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  6. Tree Global distributes cocoa seedlings to farmersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... and firmly held by the soil. Mondalez International, a chocolate manufacturing company in the US and biggest buyer of Ghana cocoa has instituted cocoa life communities support project, in seven districts to support farmers to improve their wellbeing ...

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  7. Former NSS Boss and others charged for StealingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... all pleaded not guilty to all charges of stealing a total amount of GHA 107,897,018.36 belonging to the government of Ghana through the payment of ghost or non-existent service personnel. They were granted bail to the sum of various tunes ranging ...

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  8. Power cuts, weak cedi push Ghana producer inflation in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana's annual producer price inflation rose to 19.5 percent in April from a revised 19.2 percent year-on-year the month before, driven mainly by weakening of the local currency and unstable power supply, the Ghana statistics office said. The figure, which is high compared with average inflation in the region, is an indication of fiscal challenges facing the West African nation's economy.

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  9. Minority MPs push Afoko, Agyepong to step asideRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... is the period just before daybreaks. The NPP must overcome the current difficulties in the overall interest of mother Ghana. Signed Osei Kyei-Mensah Bonsu (Minority Leader)

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  10. GNPC launches stakeholder engagement on Voltaian basin projectRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, May 27, GNA - The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation , has launched its national stakeholder engagement on the Voltaian Basin Project , ahead of commencing preliminary seismic work in the basin. A statement by GNPC and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra, said Mr Ebenezer Apesegah, Manager- Geology, and member of the VBP team has already briefed participants on the scope of the project, processes involved and potential impact as well as mitigation options available to address them.

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  11. Accra To Become First Centre Of Excellence In Africa With Microsoft City Next ApplicationsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    26 May - Accra, Ghana - On Friday 22 May, Microsoft Ghana, the Accra Metropolitan Assembly and the Global Alliance of Mayors and Leaders from Africa and African Descent signed an agreement to make the city of Accra in Ghana Africa's first 'Centre of ...

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  12. The Manyanoha Natural Malaria Be Gone Program (MNMP)" Saves Several Malaria Patients In GhanaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    A new paradigm for the total eradication of Africa's most killer Disease, Malaria is speedily yielding positive results in Ghana. The "Manyanoha Natural Malaria be Gone Program - " which is a brainchild of a Ghanaian Naturopath and Detoxification specialist Dr. Emmanuel K. Asenso has saved many lives since its introduction into the Country.

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  13. Biwater Completes Water Treatment And Supply Projects Across GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Water Online

    Overcoming space limitations to build a new potable water treatment plant, and challenging terrain to lay extensive pipework, Biwater have successfully delivered two projects spanning a number of distinct population centres across Ghana. In Kpong, Southeast Ghana, Biwater recently completed the construction of a 41,000 m3/day reinforced concrete direct filtration potable water treatment plant to serve Kpong and its environs, as well as rural communities between Kpong and Tema.

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  14. Former NSS Boss Imoro charged with stealingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    A former Executive Director of the National Service Scheme , Alhaji Alhassan Mohammed Imoro, has officially been charged with stealing by an Accra Fast Track High Court Division. Imoro and 34 others have, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge of stealing GHa - s 86.9 million belonging to the government of Ghana through the payment of ghost or non-existent service personnel.

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  15. Forensic Report On Amoateng's Passport Not ReadyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The authentication of which passport director's signature is on the passport which was used by Eric Amoateng, former Member of Parliament for Nkoranza North, to travel to Ghana from the United States, may take a while. DSP Aidan Dery, the prosecutor, made this known to the Accra Circuit Court where the former MP is standing trial for fraudulently acquiring the said passport.

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  16. Nestle Ghana Outdoors Milo NutrifillRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Nestle Ghana Limited has unveiled one of its latest ready-to-eat cereal brands dubbed, Milo Nutrifill onto the Ghanaian market. The new product, which is made of maize, malt and cocoa, was launched on Tuesday at the head office of Nestle Ghana in Accra.

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  17. adb IPO Will Benefit Ghana - Labour FederationRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The Ghana Federation of Labour has welcomed the decision of Agricultural Development Bank to undertake an Initial Public Offering , insisting that the move would be of benefit to the operations of the bank and the country as a whole. 'We are in support of the share floatation because this would generate the needed capital to overhaul the operations of the bank to make it profitable and more relevant in the financial sphere,' Abraham Koomson, Secretary-General of the Ghana Federation of Labour told journalists in Accra on Tuesday after a meeting with management of the adb.

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  18. Confirmed: Hearts of Oak-Esperance second leg tie scheduled for June 6Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Allsports.com.gh can exclusively confirm that the return leg tie of the Confederation cup between Hearts of Oak ad Esperance de Tunis will be played on Saturday, 6 June 2015 at the Accra sports stadium. The return leg was initially billed to come off on Sunday, 7 June 2015 in Accra but the Management of Hearts of Oak led by Managing Director, Gerald Ankrah wrote to the Confederation of Africa Football [CAF] through the Ghana Football Association [GFA] for the new date of the second leg against Esperance.

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  19. Stratcomm Africa Gives Boost To Education With Read It! Write It! Say ItRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... Executive of KEEA, Honorable I. K. Sam, Executives of the Komenda Town Development Committee and representatives from Ghana Education Service among others.

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  20. British Pharmaceutical giant supports campaign against childhood asthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... in Kenya. One in 10 children aged 10-14 in Kenya is reported to be asthmatic, a GSK statement made available to the Ghana News Agency in Accra, by Mr Samuel Nkansah, Head, Government Affairs, West Africa as well as Emerging Markets in Asia Pacific ...

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