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KATH debunks allegations of misappropriation of COVID-19 donations

The management of Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) has completely and absolutely rejected allegations of misappropriation of donations made to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 on the facility. Through their lawyers, the Holy Trinity Chambers, the KATH management said the allegations were not true, and in fact false, which were …

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Breaking News: Shatta Wale granted bail

Dancehall artiste Shatta Wale has been granted bail by an Accra Circuit Court. The musician was granted bail after his lawyers pleaded for same, considering their client is not flight risk and will not escape. He has been granted a bail of 100 thousand cedis The case has been ajourned …

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Renominated MCE for Ketu North finally confirmed

Mr Anthony Avorgbedor, the renominated MCE for Ketu North, has been given the endorsement needed by the members of the Ketu North Municipal Assembly. The nominee secured 44 out of the 55 votes cast with no rejected ballot, representing 80 percent. With this outcome, Mr Avorgbedor would continue his second …

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EC did not thumbprint one million ballots

The Electoral Commission (EC) on Monday described as false, allegations by former President John Dramani Mahama that it (EC) thumb-printed one million ballots in favor of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. The Commission has, therefore, called on former President Mahama to provide evidence to support his claim. Dr Bossmman Eric …

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Aboboyaa’ banned from plying major highways in Accra from Nov. 1

Effective November 1, 2021, all motorised tricycle, also known as ‘Aboboyaa’, are banned from plying major highways in Accra. Mr Henry Quartey, the Greater Accra Regional Minister, said the ban had become necessary due to the high rate of “gross indiscipline” on the roads by motorcycle and tricycle riders, endangering …

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Government approves over GH¢40 million to contain bird flu – Minister

Government has approved GH¢43,984,017.70 to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture to combat the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) and strengthen institutional capacity against any future occurrences. The amount will cover the procurement of 33 cross country 4×4 vehicles, 275 motorbikes, compensation payments to farmers, active disease surveillance of domestic …

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