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2012-02-28 13:57:28 Nigeria's Desire for More Power, Source of in Ghana [Ghanaian Chronicle] The Chief Executive of the Volta River Authority (VRA), Mr. Kweku Andoh Awotwi, has noted that efforts by the President of Nigeria, Mr. Goodluck Jonathan, to increase power supply in his country has largely resulted in the reduction of gas supply to Ghana, and kick starting load-shedding in recent times.

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Thursday, 07-30-15, 12:59Half-Naked Macia Hit in Police Cells - Witness[News24Wire] A half-naked Mozambican taxi driver Mido Macia was struck with an open hand while handcuffed in the Daveyton police cells, after he was dragged down a street behind a police van, the High Court in Pretoria heard on Wednesday.
Thursday, 07-30-15, 12:58HM the King Receives French and Spanish Ambassadors At End of Their Missions in Morocco[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI received, on Wednesday at the Rabat Royal Palace, Charles Fries and José De Carvajal Salido, ambassadors of the Republic of France and the Kingdom of Spain respectively, who came to take their leave of the Sovereign at the end of their missions in Morocco.
Thursday, 07-30-15, 12:55Ghana Still Charges Lowest Call Rates in Africa[Ghanaian Chronicle] In spite of to the current economic challenges and rising inflation on other sectors of the economy which Ghana's mobile telecom operators rely on (light, water and rent among others) to be productive, they still charged the lowest domestic call rates in Africa.
Thursday, 07-30-15, 12:55How Doctors Deal Was Struck[Ghanaian Chronicle] Haruna Iddrisu, Minister of Employment yesterday reached an agreement with the 91 striking junior doctors who hit the streets of Accra, enroute to the premises of the Controller and Accountant General's Department to demand the payment of their 11 months' salary.
Thursday, 07-30-15, 12:51Time for a Multilayered Tie[Ethiopian Herald] America enunciates resolve to render its ties with Africa,a continent displaying an economic take off dragging its last leg out of a murky past, a multilayered one. Given Africa's bounties, the boons that come with the development of Africa, no doubt, percolates down to all across the globe.

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