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2017-03-22

[N] Africa must use its resources to create prosperity – Nana Addo  
[N] One arrested for attempted human sacrifice in Western region
[N] Anti-Human trafficking fight: Ghana risks losing $600m – Ambrose Dery
[N] Ambulance service goes 'wild' over 'false' ambulance accident story
[N] Djibril Kanazoe dragged before court for alleged tax evasion
[N] NDC plots to ditch Mahama
[N] Akufo-Addo should appoint more ministers – Nhyiaeso MP defends
[N] We were more divided than the NPP prior to 2016 polls - Boateng Gyan
[N] I am not interested in 2020 Presidency - Dr Omane Boamah
[N] NDC Primaries: I will beat John Mahama hands down – Namoale
[N] Assemblymen request for motorbikes
[N] 41 Police recruits sacked for forgery

2017-03-21

[B] Some OMC’s reduce fuel prices in line with recent tax cuts
[B] BoG’s 120 million dollars auction begins yielding results
[N] I haven’t forgotten the high expectations of my gov’t – Akufo-Addo
[N] AMA to surcharge offenders of by-laws
[N] Obiri Boahene applauds Invisible Forces' tit-for-tat takeover of Kintampo Waterf
[N] 28-yr-old paralysed man seeks justice after falling billboard crashed him
[N] Ambulance driver conveying Kintampo Waterfalls victims killed in gory accident
[N] Ejura residents demand action from police to stop armed robbery incidents
[N] I am NDC sympathizer not a card bearing member - Kintampohene admits
[N] Former NACOB boss convicted
[N] Fresh evidence stalls Joe Ghartey Committee’s report
[N] Kintampo disaster: Government will bear medical costs - Veep
[N] Otabil, Owusu Bempah are sons of Satan – Appiah Stadium
[N] Seven people injured in a gory accident in the Ashanti region
[N] East Legon Police Commander, 4 others to face service enquiry
[N] Bimbilla: Teenager, 18, shoots himself dead
[N] 14-year girl defiled by 5 men; suffers life-threatening complications
[N] Don’t be proud to ignore God’s prophecies - Prophet Reindolph tells Ghanaians
[N] Man, 28, caught having anal sex with male student, 18, in hotel room
[N] 7 Persons in critical condition after fatal accident in Kumasi

2017-03-20

[S] Atinga settles day for Hearts
[S] I’ll protect Ghana’s interest – Nyantakyi
[N] 4 robbers arrested at New Dahwenya
[N] Kintampo tragedy: Never again – First Lady
[N] Transition challenges due to breakdown of state institutions - Dr Ofori-Mensah «
[B] S.A’s Eskom signs R6bn deal with France’s AFD
[N] Goldfields pays 0.5 billion cedis in taxes for 2016
[B] Uber Kenya hikes fare by 20 percent after strikes
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General News

[ 2017-02-16 ]

I pulled out due to insults – E.T Mensah
A former lawmaker of Ningo-Prampram, E.T Mensah,
has disclosed he pulled out of the Council of
State race in the Greater Accra region because of
the insults hurled at him.

The former Minister of Sports announced his
withdrawal a few hours before polls opened
nationwide, citing “personal reasons.”

However, in an interview with Accra-based Citi FM,
Mr. Mensah revealed his grandchildren could no
longer stomach the invectives coming at him
through social media, and had to prevail on him to
withdraw.

“When I read that thing [threats and insults from
the Ga-Dangbe Youth] I was appalled and because of
it my grandchildren sent me a plea to review [my
decision],” the former Mayor of Accra remarked.

The leading member of the opposition National
Democratic Congress, however, denied reports in a
section of the media that he is bitter, having
lost an internal poll prior to the 2016
parliamentary elections.

“Don’t mind the rumours going round,” Mr. Mensah
opined. According to him, he had the backing and
endorsement of the party, specifically the “NDC
Greater Accra Regional Council of Elders” during a
meeting before going public with his intention.

Meanwhile, the Chief Executive Officer of the
Ideal Financial Holdings Dr. Nii Kotei Dzani has
won the Greater Accra region Council of State
election.

Dr. Dzani who was voted the Banking & Finance
Entrepreneur for the year 2015 at the sixth Ghana
Entrepreneur Awards polled 20 votes followed by
Nene Kanor Attiapah with 12 votes.

The other candidates failed to attract a single
vote.

Source - Starrfmonline.com



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