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A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I enjoy with my whole heart.


The involvement of the renowned international architectural firm, David Adjaye & Associates, in the design and construction of some landmark projects in the country is raising some concerns within the architectural industry. While a Ghanaian architectural firm, Design Associates Development Consortium, is protesting the alleged award of a number of national projects to David Adjaye …

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17th July 2019 happens to be forty years after the passing of the father of Ghana’s president, Edward Akufo-Addo. Apostle Kwabena Owusu Adjei of Hezekiah Apostolic Prayer Ministry on the day, Wednesday, has attended to offer prayer on behalf of H. E. Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo pleading with God to grant the president enough life …

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Procurement Minister, Sarah Adjoa Safo has underscored the need for Ghana and in particular, Ghanaians to develop a keen interest in patronizing our tourists’ sites. She said should we focus on tourism and invest heavily in the sector, the country’s economic fortunes will turn around. In her view, the tourism industry could become the main …

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  The Ghana Trades Congress (TUC) plans by the government to restructure two state-owned banks. The decision was contained in a statement on the outcome of its General Council Meeting. The TUC said the plan to reform the National Investment Bank (NIB) and the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) to focus on growth and development of …

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UNESCO and the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS Community Court of Justice have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, (MOU) to strengthen the protection of freedom of expression, press freedom and safety of journalists in the sub-region. The MOU was signed by the Director General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay and the President of ECOWAS …

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The Minority in parliament wants government to scrap the luxury vehicle tax as it prepares to present the mid-year budget review before parliament. The demand was captured in a statement issued by the Minority and signed by its spokesperson on Finance, Cassiel Ato Forson. The government as a revenue generation avenue justified the tax, which …

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  The main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has issued a statement to state its official position on the recently held limited registration exercise, raising issues of irregularities over the exercise that captured some 1.2 million new voters. The statement by the NDC reiterated its earlier position of alleged schemes by the EC to disenfranchise …

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Iran says it seized a “foreign tanker” and its 12 crew on Sunday for smuggling fuel in the Gulf. State television quoted Iran’s Revolutionary Guards as saying the vessel had been smuggling one million litres (220,000 gallons) of fuel. State media later published footage of Iranian speedboats circling around the UAE-based Riah tanker. The tanker …

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  Three Islamic State group supporters who murdered two Scandinavian hikers in Morocco have been sentenced to death. The verdicts for ringleader Abdessamad Ejjoud, Younes Ouaziyad and Rachid Afatti follow petitions on social media calling for their execution. Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, from Denmark, and Maren Ueland, 28, from Norway, were found beheaded in the …

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Ecocare Ghana, a rights-based campaign and advocacy organization duly registered to operate as a non-governmental organization, has organized a day’s workshop for some selected journalists on the Cocoa and Forest Initiative (CFI). The training, which was organized in Accra today [Thursday], July 18, 2019 forms part of the NGOs Monitoring of the CFI Commitments through …

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