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Ashanti youth demand more projects, ministerial posts in NPP government

Various youth associations in the Ashanti Region have courted the president-elect Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to ensure massive infrastructural developments in the region in his second term. Ashanti Youth Association (AYA), Concerned Youth of Ashanti and Kumasi Youth Association (KUYA) are the various notable youth fronts in the Ashanti Region. They are singing with a single voice: to see massive ...

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Illegal miners clash, one dead

One person has died in a clash between two illegal mining groups at Akyem Aworoso near Akyem Apinamang in the Eastern Region. The incident occurred on January 3, 2021. Information gathered indicates that two miners Desmond Anokye Frimpong, 27, and Gyekye Matthew, 33, now deceased were attacked by a group of three young men believed to be rival illegal miners ...

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Christian Council calls for shorter services during ‘cross over’ to hold coronavirus spread

The Christian Council has said in addition to existing coronavirus safety protocols to stop the spread of the pandemic during church services on the night of December 31, churches should also reduce the duration of their services. Chairman of the Council, Most Rev Dr. Paul Kwabena Boafo, told the AM Show on Joy News that shorter services will reduce the ...

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Driver who knocked and killed 5-year-old dragged to court

A driver is in the grips of the law for allegedly knocked down a five-year-old boy on Christmas Day, December 25. According to a Daily Graphic report, when David Kwesi Asamani appeared before the presiding judge at the Kaneshie District court, Ms Ama Adomako Kwakye, he had no legal representation. According to the prosecution, the five-year-old boy died the same ...

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Latest fire incident hits Asokore Mampong

A fire outbreak at Asokore Mampong in the Ashanti Region that struck at the dawn of Monday, December 28, 2020, has scaled up the number of fire incidents that are fast becoming rampant. According to a Citi News report, more than 50 persons have been displaced after the fire swept through wooden structures at a slum in the Asokore Mampong ...

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Community Mining: Release Portion Of Your Concession To Us Or We Stop You – Angry Youth To Kibi Goldfields

Angry Youth of Akyem Nsutam in the fanteakwa south district in the eastern region give Kibi Goldfields, a reputable large scale mining company, a 3 day ultimatum to release lands for them for Community mining. According to the Assembly member for Nsutam Nsuapemso electoral area, Hon. Alexander Boakye, mining is the major source of employment in the community would the ...

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UG: Concerned Students Association petitions Vice-Chancellor over 2020/2021 proposed ‘double track system’

A group on the campus of the University of Ghana calling itself Concerned Students Association have petitioned management of the university over the proposed batch system it intends to run in the 2020/2021 academic year. As part of efforts to reduce the spread of the coronavirus disease and ensure adherence to COVID-19 protocols, management of the University has planned to allow students ...

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KIA Security man busted for stealing 10 iPhone 8 phones

A Security man who is said to be working with Aviance Ghana Limited has been nabbed for stealing ten pieces of iPhone 8 phones. In a video that has since gone viral, the Security man is seen removing the phones from different sides of his working gear to the shock of onlookers after his arrest. After taking the phones which ...

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