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Tuesday 17 October 2017

2017-10-12

[N] PURC boss, Samuel Sarpong, sacked
[N] Don’t stampede gov’t into closing fuel stations – OMCs
[N] Ł350k Scandal: Otumfuo clean – Sacked Bank Official
[N] 245 suspected drug peddlers, prostitutes arrested in Ashanti
[N] Don’t follow ‘malicious’ social media – Rawlings advises Media General
[N] Gov’t withdraws Zongo Development Fund bill

2017-10-11

[B] Ghana woos investors at IMF/World Bank Meetings
[B] Hybrid power stations to add 850MW to grid
[N] Agric College Students Picket At MoFA Today
[N] We don’t need cabinet meeting to solve gas explosions – Namoale
[N] Cost of home loans drop to 30.6 %
[B] Ghana’s exports rise to $ 8.9 billion
[N] Gov’t investigating report of Ghanaian ISIS fighters – Majority
[N] Tension in Bimbila ahead of late chief burial Thursday
[N] Akufo-Addo's 'one achievement, one launch' is new NPP strategy
[N] God is the reason - 13-year-old KNUST student says
[N] Workers on the Kejetia market project to lay down tools following threats
[N] Parliament tasks 3 committees to investigate gas explosions
[N] Mansco Gas must compensate explosion victims – Mahama Ayariga
[N] Police accused in Delta Force 13 case

2017-10-10

[B] Airlines upbeat about boost in business
[N] Earlier charges against Delta Forces dropped
[N] SUNDA Int. & TWYFORD Ceramics donate to gas explosion victims
[N] Operation to ban public smoking in Tamale to be activated after six arrested in
[N] AUCC founder launches book about his life as public servant and private citizen

2017-10-09

[S] Ghana Rugby team beats Mauritius in impressive Sevens campaign
[N] Thieves steal car at Legon after man fled from Atomic gas explosion
[N] Fuel explosions: NPA to employ 200 extra safety auditors – Agyarko
[N] Petrochemical workers opposed gov’t's new policy on gas explosions – Abu Ramadan
[N] Kwadaso Agric. College Students boycott lectures over unpaid allowances
[N] Court grants withdrawal of application against lawyer for EC boss
[N] Nana Addo to personally pay for presidential correspondent’s funeral
[N] NDC financiers, others frustrated our fight against 'illegal' fuel stations - Ay
[N] New Ya-Naa Will Be My 1st Year’s Crowning Achievement – Akufo-Addo

2017-10-08

[N] Kwadaso MP visits flood prone areas after heavy down pour
[I] Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Touts Legacy As She Prepares To Step Down  
[N] Wassa Akropong Shooting; 4 Arrested
[N] Brother Of 13-Year-Old KNUST Student To Break Sister’s Record
[N] Encroachment of Owabi Forest cause of flooding at Atafoa- Assemblyman
[N] Kwadaso: building kills 2, 1 in critical condition
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General News

[ 2017-02-15 ]

We have found at last an African solution to an African problem – Ablakwa
The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel
Okudzeto Ablakwa has commended the Ghana Armed
Forces as well as former President John Mahama and
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for their
role in bringing peace to The Gambia.

“We have found at last an African Solution to an
African problem,” he proudly declared on the floor
of Parliament on Wednesday. He was excited that
the sub-regional body ECOWAS did not wait for help
from elsewhere but found it expedient to act
swiftly.

And in that arrangement Ghana played a leading
role, he observed, adding that the current
president and his predecessor ought to be
commended. He said what is more important is that
it was a collective African solution that brought
the victory in the Gambian situation.

The former Deputy Minister of Education in charge
of tertiary institutions told the house that he is
more concerned about the way forward.

According to him, The Gambia is challenged when it
comes to its institutions, it has a very weak
constitutional arrangement, even the petition that
the out-gone President Jammeh tried to put before
the court, he struggled to get judges to sit on
the case, the MP observed.

He called for a concerted effort from ECOWAS
member states to help The Gambia to build its
democratic institutions. Mr. Ablakwa’s comment
follows a statement by the Minister of Defense
Dominic Nitiwul on The Gambia. The sector minister
said the Ghanaian soldiers and the ECOWAS troops
are safe.

The minister also said about 158 out of the 205
Ghanaian troops in The Gambia would be arriving
back to Ghana by 21st February.

Source - 3news.com



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