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2017-10-12

[N] PURC boss, Samuel Sarpong, sacked
[N] Don’t stampede gov’t into closing fuel stations – OMCs
[N] £350k 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

[ 2017-03-17 ]

Assembly members fully endorse Kumasi MCE nominee
Assembly members of the Kumasi Metropolitan
Assembly (KMA), have fully endorsed Osei Assibey
Antwi, President Akufo-Addo’s nominee for the KMA
Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) position.

Unlike KMA’s election troubles in the past, 132
out of 133 assembly members gave Osei Assibey the
nod as the Kumasi Mayor, representing 99.2%
approval. The Yes or No election saw one spoilt
ballot out of the 133 valid votes cast.

The one-time Deputy Regional Minister, Mr. Osei
Assibey in his appreciation speech, expressed his
gratefulness to the assembly for giving him the
nod. He encouraged all members to work with him to
restore Kumasi’s accolade as the garden city of
Ghana.

Minister lauds KMA for ousting Kojo Bonsu

The Ashanti Regional minister, Simon Osei Mensah,
who was present, lauded the assembly members for
ousting the previous Kumasi mayor, Kojo Bonsu. He
said their action will serve as a deterrent to
anyone who occupies the position of MCE, and keep
him on his toes.

He asked the assembly members to accord the
approved Metropolitan Chief Executive all the
respect, and work with him for the development of
Kumasi. The approved Chief Executive will soon be
sworn in to begin his official duties.

Source - citifmonline.com



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