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UE/R: Drought affects livelihood of widows

Widows in the Upper East Region are facing food shortage as a result of drought and unsuccessful 2017 farming season. About 85% of these widows cannot have three square meals a day whiles their children suffer malnutrition. Triple Key Company ...

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Agogo: Fulani attack on soldiers will be responded – CDS

The Chief of Defense Staff Lt. Gen. Obed Akwa has said the Ghana Armed Forces will provide an appropriate response to the attack on some soldiers and Police officers at Agogo in the Ashanti region by Fulani nomads. The security officers ...

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Strange disease destroys tomato farms at Bandem Irrigation Project

The livelihoods of farmers at the Bandem Irrigation project in the Builsa North District of the Upper East Region are under threat as a strange disease has made it impossible for them to cultivate tomatoes for the past three years. ...

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Soldier attached to the Presidency killed in robbery

Sergeant George Boakye  with the Ghana Armed Forces attached to the Flagstaff House,  was on Friday night  shot to death by robbers  who tried snatching his Toyota Landcruiser vehicle with registration number  CR 1341-15 at Community 19 near the Accra ...

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Truck driver killed, 2 others injured during robbery attack at Savelugu

One person has been confirmed dead and two others left with varying degrees of injuries after robbers raided Naagamni fuel filling station at Savelugu in the Northern Region on Saturday morning. According to the Manager of the fuel filling station, ...

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UE/R: NPP Chair welcomes Martin Amidu’s appointment as SP

The appointment of anti-corruption crusader, Martin Amidu as Ghana’s first Independent Special Prosecutor continues to receive commendations from well-meaning Ghanaians as the move is seen as a major one by the president to wage a deliberate war against corruption in ...

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We have great respect for Africa – US Embassy

The United States Embassy in Ghana has great respect for the people of Africa and said its commitment to Ghana and all its African partners remains strong. This follows President Trump’s description of African nations, along with Haiti and El ...

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Fulani menace: 200 officers deployed to end violence

Some 200 joint police and military personnel have been deployed to the Asante Akyem North and Sekyere Afram Plains districts of the Ashanti and Eastern Regions respectively in response to recent attacks on residents and security personnel in the area ...

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NDC won’t congratulate Amidu – Nketia

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has served notice it will not congratulate one of its own, Martin Amidu, who has been nominated as the first independent Special Prosecutor in Ghana. The General Secretary of the main opposition NDC, Johnson Asiedu ...

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A/R: Robbers kill Two Police officers

Two Police officers have been gunned down by suspected armed robbers in the Ashanti region. The attack took place between the Drobonso and Kumawu road in the Sekyere Afram plains district when the officers were returning from night patrols Thursday ...

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