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Friday, 04-24-15, 10:32First Digital Mobile Library Established[CAJ News] Accra -TIGO Ghana, the mobile network operator, has made a giant step towards digital inclusion for children in rural Ghana with the establishment of a mobile digital library. read more...
Friday, 04-24-15, 9:44A Royal Welcome - Ashanti King and Swazi Princess Arrive in Seychelles as Carnival Fever Peaks[Seychelles News Agency] Victoria -The Ghanaian king of the Ashanti people or Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, arrived in the Seychelles on Wednesday evening as the guest of honour for the upcoming fifth annual Carnaval International de Victoria. read more...
Thursday, 04-23-15, 16:08First Mandela Washington Fellowship Conference Reunites Fellows in Accra[PR Newswire] Washington -Over 150 young leaders from 21 West African countries will gather in Accra, Ghana next week to share their expertise and engage on issues they have defined as critical for the future of Africa. In support of President Barack Obama's Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), USAID and IREX are organizing the 1st Annual West Africa Regional Conference for Mandela Washington Fellows in Accra from April 26-28, 2015. The Fellows include tech and social entrepreneurs, public servants, human rights activists, read more...
Thursday, 04-23-15, 14:40Sankore Now a Ghost Town As[Ghanaian Chronicle] The battle for supremacy between the two leading political parties - The National Democratic Congress (NDC) and New Patriotic Party (NPP) - at Sankore in the Brong Ahafo Region went out of control on Monday, resulting in injuries to several people. This was after the two combatants, wielding offensive weapons such as machetes and clubs attacked each other. read more...
Thursday, 04-23-15, 9:37Elizabeth Agyeman Seeks Fourth Term Re-Election[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Member of Parliament for Oforikrom Constituency in the Ashanti region, Elizabeth Aygemang has picked a nomination form in a bid to contest the parliamentary primaries for the fourth time. read more...
Wednesday, 04-22-15, 14:06Threat On South African High Commission Is Needless[Ghanaian Chronicle] The South African High Commissioner to Ghana, Ms. Lulama Xingwana on Monday, this week, held a news conference to deny that five Ghanaians had died as a result of the xenophobic attacks in her country. According to her, Ghanaians who were reported dead, died from natural causes and that it had nothing to do with the attack on foreigners. read more...
Wednesday, 04-22-15, 10:11Ghana Fights Piracy in the Textile Industry[Deutsche Welle] Ghana has stepped up efforts to halt the smuggling of pirated textiles from China. The quantity of pirated cloth sold cheaply has forced several local manufacturers out of business. read more...
Wednesday, 04-22-15, 9:50I Have Unfinished Business At Asokwa - Kofi Ghana[Ghanaian Chronicle] Former Member of Parliament for the Asokwa New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Kofi Jumah, has said he has unfinished business at the Asokwa Constituency. Affectionately known as 'Kofi Ghana', the former MP says despite the political contest between the incumbent, Ms. Patricia Appiagyei aka Mama Pat and himself, the former is still his sister. read more...
Tuesday, 04-21-15, 10:03IMF Loan Not Enough to Curb Currency Freefall[CAJ News] Accra -RENOWNED Ghana economist, Dr Raziel Obeng-Okon, said the $114 million the International Monetary Fund (IMF) advanced to Ghana to shore up Bank of Ghana's reserves cannot stop the local currency's decline overnight. read more...
Tuesday, 04-21-15, 9:28U.S.$114 Million Can't Stop the Cedi Fall Overnight - -Economist[Ghanaian Chronicle] A renowned economist and lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Dr Raziel Obeng-Okon says the $114 million advanced to Ghana by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to shore up Bank of Ghana's reserves cannot stop the cedi fall overnight. read more...


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