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The Chief Executive Officer of InstinctWave, Mr. Akin Naphtal has emphasized that the key actors of the Financial Sector which is a major player in the economy should be given recognition and rewarded for their continuous efforts in achieving economic growth in the country.

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The Deputy Upper East Regional Minister, Hon. Frank Fuseini Adongo has hinted that going forward; the National Builders Crops (NABCO) would place greater emphasis on career fairs and mentorship clinics to give beneficiaries a head-start for the world of work.

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The College of Health and Well-being at Kintampo in the Bono East region has marked its 50th anniversary and the 7th graduation for 2016, 2017 and 2018 graduating students at a colourful durbar at Kintampo.

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Government is collaborating with the Ghana Health Service and other stakeholders to improve health systems in Ghana rsquo;s prisons, the Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has disclosed. In line with this programme, over forty (40) medical personnel have been seconded from the Ghana Health Service and posted to various prison establishments, while a national policy has also been launched to register all inmates onto the National Health Insurance Scheme.

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Kandifo Institute, a governance, economic and leadership think tank, has commended the government for amending the Local Government Law. The amendment paves the way for the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) across the country.

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Senior Vice President of Imani Africa, Kofi Bentil, has said that the government should be more focused on helping vulnerable banks who are prone to cybercrime rather than use the Communication Service Tax (CST) to fight cybercrime on the consumer front.

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Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has dismissed claims that the controversial Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) program seeks to promote same sex relationships as well as introduce explicit sexual practices to school children.

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Government's ambitious plan of making Accra the cleanest city in Africa by the year 2020 is 8220;progressing significantly, 8221; Chief Executive of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, Mohammed Adjei Sowah has said. According to him, a careful review of the key performance indicators in that regard shows that, the President's vision is being actualized despite the low level of technological advancement to collect and manage waste generated in the capital.

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The Chief Executive of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, Mohammed Nii Adjei Sowah says the Greater Accra Resilience and Integrated Development Project which was launched earlier this year will help deal with the problem of flooding in the capital when fully implemented.

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The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection has told teachers to stop complaining about the food they receive from caterers implementing the School Feeding Programme. Cynthia Morrison said the caterers are only doing the teachers a favour because the programme covers only school children.

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Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta has, in a detailed letter, explained what led to the termination of the controversial PDS contract. The letter also recommends a restrictive tendering to relace the Power Distribution Services (PDS) ldquo;in a timely manner rdquo; for the Compact II Program with the US to continue.

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The government has indicated that it will select a new partner for the power concession agreement through a restrictive tendering process. This is contained in its statement announcing and justifying the decision to terminate the power concession agreement with Power Distribution Services (PDS).

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The residents of Ashweniagmor, a community in the Ga West Municipal Assembly of the Greater Accra Region, have become beneficiaries of a Reverse Osmosis (RO) Water Treatment Plant. The King James Foundation in partnership with First Baptist Church, Florida; Ghana Mission Team, Florida; Advent Health, Florida; provided the facility at a cost of GH cent;65,000.

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The talent show hunt (Miss KKB18) reigning queen and a level 300 weekend Top Up PR student, Priscilla Aikins, has been recognized as the 39;Outstanding Video Documentary 39; for the GIJ At 60 Media Contest organized by the Anniversary Committee.

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Four persons have confirmed that they will contest the NPP primaries in the Saboba constituency of the NPP when the party opens nomination for primaries in April 2020. This came to light when The Voiceless Media established contact with the Saboba constituency recently.

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The Western Region chapter of the Ghana Journalists Association, GJA has secured a year 39;s comprehensive medical insurance for retired journalists in the region. The 68 thousand Ghana cedi package is being sponsored by Goldfields Ghana Limited.

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The Caucus of Democratic Governance-Ghana (CDG-GH), a civil society group has opined that Ghanaians are crying for change. In a statement issued and signed by the Chief Convener of CDG-GH, Dr. E.K Hayfod, the group expressed their utmost dissatisfaction and utter disappointment at how President Akufo-Addo is governing this country.

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Mombasa, 18 October 2019 ndash; With President Uhuru Kenyatta leading the way, Kenya today joins an increasing number of African countries taking a vital step against a common cause of death among women ndash; in the country and the region ndash; by introducing the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine against cervical cancer into its routine immunization schedule.

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Dakar (Senegal), Oct. 19, ndash; Ghana has proposed for the establishment of a Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) with Cape Verde to focus mainly on tourism and culture, transport, health, education, fisheries, trade and investment, technology, gender and social inclusion.

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A group calling itself the Voice of Nzema (VON), a socio-political pressure group, has hailed Member of Parliament (MP) for Evalue-Ajomoro Gwira constituency in the Western Region, Catherine Ablema Afeku for chalking successes in government.

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The immediate past Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts Minister, now a Minister of State at the Office of Senior Minister, Catherine Afeku, has been adjudged second best performing Minister in Akufo-Addo-government for the year 2019.

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The Communications Director for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi, has urged the government to halt the alleged training of illegal armed forces ahead of the 2020 elections. According to Sammy Gyamfi, the Nana Akufo-Addo-led government has the tendency of unleashing armed forces during elections, as it happened during the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election.

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The issue of whether or not the Power Distribution Services (PDS) Concession Agreement should be cancelled by the government has started another 'fight' between the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP).

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The National Security Council Secretariat has said allegations that party vigilante groups have been trained at one of its facilities ahead of the 2020 polls are false. ldquo;Since 2009, recruits into this outfit have been provided with standard training.

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Member of Parliament for Effutu Constituency, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has rubbished claims that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) was training party vigilante groups to disrupt the 2020 polls. According to him, the claims, made first by Ghana rsquo;s former Ambassador to the UK, Victor Smith, and repeated recently by former President John Mahama, is a diversion.

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