Modern Ghana

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Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram, Samuel Nartey George, has donated 300 set of desks and 50 tables to the Ahwiam D/A Basic School in his constituency. He made the donation on his birthday on Wednesday, 22 January 2020.

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Fair Trade Ghana Network has held its annual general meeting to discuss strategic ways of improving the conditions of members for the upcoming year. The organization which is a partner of Fair Trade Africa under Fair Trade International seeks to provide opportunities for farmers and craft people in developing countries to ensure they have access to a wider market for their products.

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A young, humble, accessible, dynamic and highly-spirited politician, Alfred Kumi on Thursday picked his parliamentary nomination forms at the Adenta Constituency Office of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP). Alfred Kumi by this bold step has launched the strongest contention against the incumbent Hon.

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To eliminate cross border malaria in Southern Africa, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, awarded MOSASWA (Mozambique, South Africa and Eswatini) a grant in 2017. Following the successful completion of the original grant, the grant has been extended for a further 3 years to December 2022.

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The Acting General Secretary of the Convention Peoples Party, (CPP) James Kwabena Bomfeh affectionately called Kabila, has called all democracy lovers to endorse and support the Electoral Commission rsquo;s (EC) decision to acquire a new Biometric Voter Management System (BVMS) ahead of the 2020 election.

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Agriterra, a Dutch-based non-governmental organisation, has officially opened an office in Ghana in a bid to support the country rsquo;s efforts to improve the livelihoods of local farmers in cooperatives who are engaged in cocoa farming, vegetable, and cashew nuts among others.

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A new 45 member assembly for the Atebubu-Amantin municipality has been inaugurated at a ceremony in Atebubu. The assembly which comprises 31 elected and fourteen appointees took the oaths of office and secrecy administered by His Lordship Joseph Twumasi presiding magistrate of the Atebubu district court.

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Introduction When a young girl, for that matter a teenager, stands before her parents and grandparents to utter certain words or statements such as ldquo;How dare you rdquo;, ldquo;And you are still not mature enough hellip; rdquo;, at them, will that amount to insulting and disrespect? With these statements in view, will she stand the chance of having her request granted (by these parents)? Moreover, are those statements going to have a harmful effect on the movement against clim .

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Report reaching DGN online reveals that the police have launched a manhunt for the arrest of a former Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Johnson Asiamah. The former deputy Governor is wanted in connection with the banking crisis that led to the collapse of nine commercial banks.

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The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said Ghana rsquo;s latest score on the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) has yet again exposes President Akufo-Addo rsquo;s failed fight against corruption. Ghana ranked 80 out of 180 countries on the 2019 CPI, which is prepared by Transparency International (TI).

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Three persons were arrested and detained by the Amasaman Divisional Police Command in the Greater Accra Region for their involvement in the protests at the GA West Municipal Assembly officer today, Thursday.

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The police in the Central Region has picked up the owner of the Zen fuel station, Isaac Eshun, over the recent murder of a police officer in the area. The owner of the fuel station was arrested on Thursday after preliminary police investigations.

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The Local Government and Rural Development Minister, Hajia Alima Mahama, has charged the newly elected assembly members to work closely with the assemblies to ensure compliance with building rules and regulations. Delivering a speech at the inauguration of the newly elected members at the Tamale Metropolitan Assembly, the sector Minister bemoaned the unplanned and disorganised siting of buildings in marshy areas and on waterways which mostly results in flooding and loss of lives.

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As part of efforts at retaining the Member of Parliament (MP) for Dome Kwabenya Constituency, Sarah Adwoa Safo in office for another term, some 500 Polling Station Executives and 10 Coordinators have declared their intention pick pick nomination forms for her in the upcoming parliamentary primaries.

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The Volta Regional Minister Dr. Archibald Letsa has appealed for calm in Dzolo Gbogame following the death of a resident in the area on Wednesday. The deceased was allegedly ran over by an assembly vehicle being used for revenue mobilization because he was in debt.

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New Patriotic Party (NPP) firebrand activist and ever outspoken Hajia Fati Amadu, has descended heavily on the Founder and Leader of the Ghana Union Movement (GUM) Osofo Kyiri Abosom, for running down the ruling government 39;s flagship educational policy FREE SHS.

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Tanzania 39;s president has sacked his home affairs minister for allegedly mismanaging a $453m ( pound;345m) fire department contract. President John Magufuli said the home affairs ministry, under Kangi Lugola, had signed a contract with a Romanian company without notifying the finance ministry or seeking approval from the parliament.

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The first accused person in the ongoing case between the state, Eugene Baffoe-Bonnie and four others has petitioned the Chief Justice Justice Anin Yeboah asking Justice Eric Kyei Baffour before whom the case is being heard to recuse himself over possible unfair judgement.

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President Akufo-Addo says the programme of economic recovery that his Government put in place, some three years ago, upon his assumption of office, has been significantly successful. According to President Akufo-Addo, the Programme has ldquo;addressed the key phenomena that needed to be addressed, like the rate of growth of the economy, the expansion of employment, much, much stronger economic activity, and also enabled us to pay for one of the most important social innovative in .

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ldquo;I am highly honored to acquire the big family rsquo;s medal. It means that we are the best police officers of our country. rdquo; Vera Ayensu, a Deputy Superintendent of the Ghanaian police service, has reasons to be proud, not only for having received a UN medal for serving with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan, together with her 23 compatriots and police peers.

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Deputy General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Mr. Peter Boamah Otukonor says his outfit will picket at the offices of the Electoral Commission (EC) across the Country. According to him, the decision is to continue with their resistance over the EC rsquo;s decision to compile new voters rsquo; register for the 2020 general elections.

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The first Ghanaian woman to be enlisted into the Ghana Police Service, then the Gold Coast Police Force, has turned 90. Police Woman One (PW/1) Rosemond Asiama Nkansah, together with 11 other women, was enlisted into the Gold Coast Police Force on September 1, 1952 at the age of 22.

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The Member of Parliament MP for Komenda Edina Eguafo Abrem Samuel Atta Mills says Ghana rsquo;s latest ranking on the 2019 Corruption Perception Index is a complete embarrassment to the Akufo-Addo government despite setting up the Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP).

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