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    Charles Bucknor was a “creative genius” – Nduom

    Businessman and philanthropist Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom has paid a glowing tribute to ace actor Charles Kofi Bucknor, describing him as a “creative genius.” The veteran Ghanaian actor died Tuesday aged 64. He was one of Ghana’s most seasoned male actors having staged in movies such as Heritage Africa, Run[…]

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    Defence minister, deputy ‘disagree’ over soldiers in galamsey

    The Deputy Minister of Defense, Maj. Rtd. Derek Oduro seems to disagree with his boss, Dominic Nitiwul that some military personnel may be protecting illegal miners in the country. The two in separate interviews expressed opposing views over an allegation by the Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter[…]

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    Black Starlets beat Niger to make final of 2017 U-17 AFCON

    Ghana’s Black Starlets beat Niger 6-5 on penalties to make it to the final of the ongoing Africa U-17 Cup of Nations in Gabon. Niger had held the Starlets to a goalless draw in regulation time at Stade de Port-Gentil after they were pinned to their half for almost the[…]

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    Salaga Slave Market turned into lorry station

    One of the important tourism landmarks in the country, the Salaga Slave Market in the East Gonja District of the Northern Region, has been converted into a lorry station. In an interview with the B&FT, Alexander Nketia, acting Northern Regional Officer of the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) expressed displeasure at[…]

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    Locally produced cooking oil can manage diabetes

    Various types of vegetable oil produced in Ghana have potential to manage diabetes in human beings. That’s according to scientists at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology following successful experiment on mice. Findings of the research are published in the Global Journal BMC Nutrition. Palm oil, recently, came[…]

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    Asiedu Nketia, others must be kicked out – Victor Smith

    A diplomat in the Mahama administration and a failed parliamentary candidate for Abuakwa North, Victor Smith, believes that an overhaul of the NDC’s executive structure is non-negotiable following the party’s overwhelming defeat in the 2016 elections. Everyone from the General Secretary, Johnson Nketia to the NDC’s Chairman, Kofi Poturphy, must be[…]

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    Sophia Akuffo is Ghana’s new Chief Justice

    The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has finally picked Justice Sophia Akuffo to serve as the country’s new Chief Justice. He made the announcement today [Friday, May 12], at the Flagstaff House, after which her name will be presented to Parliament for approval. Ms. Akuffo, if approved by the legislative[…]

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