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National Hajj Committee to fly 55 security personnel  to Saudi Arabia to ensure the safety and security of pilgrims

National Hajj Committee to fly 55 security personnel to Saudi Arabia to ensure the safety and security of pilgrims

The National Hajj Committee in collaboration with the government would fly some 55 security personnel from Ghana to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to ensure the safety and security of this year’s pilgrims Hajj. The measure is the first of its kind by a government to send accompanying security personnel to Saudi Arabia to handle the security […]

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I am not a signatory to purported list of ‘John Mahama for 2020 Presidency’,” – Yunyoo MP

I am not a signatory to purported list of ‘John Mahama for 2020 Presidency’,” – Yunyoo MP

Yonyoo constituency Member of Parliament, Joseph Naabu who is courting controversies for signing a parliamentary list that endorses John Mahama candidature for 2020, has denied such assertions. He says he was never misled to indorse the former President who lost power in 2016 to be maintained as NDC flagbearer for the 2020 presidential elections as […]

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Furniture and Upholstery makers in Tamale unhappy with direct competition from cushion manufacturers

Furniture and Upholstery makers in Tamale unhappy with direct competition from cushion manufacturers

The furniture and upholstery makers association in the Northern Region, want government, to intervene by regulating prices of cushion products in the country. According to the association, there has been an astronomical rise in prices of cushions which constitute a critical component of what they do, from the two leading producers of foam products in […]

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Stop Propaganda and focus on developmental needs of Salaga – NDC executives to NPP

Stop Propaganda and focus on developmental needs of Salaga – NDC executives to NPP

The Salaga North Constituency Executives of the National Democratic Congress NDC have called on the ruling new patriotic party to focus on provision of developmental projects for the area rather than engaging in cheap propaganda. According to them, Salaga North for the past years has been bedeviled with several developmental challenges which required serious attention […]

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Government urged to develop the country’s sports by using Colleges of education and basic schools as points of contact

Government urged to develop the country’s sports by using Colleges of education and basic schools as points of contact

An appeal has gone to the government to urgently address challenges confronting physical education and sports education in the country. President of the Principals of Colleges of Education in Ghana, Rev Sister Elizabeth Amoako Arhen, who made the appeal in a speech read for her at the opening ceremony of the 10th edition of colleges […]

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Daily Minimum wage up by 10 per cent

Daily Minimum wage up by 10 per cent

The National Tripartite Committee (NTC) has announced a 10 per cent increase in the daily minimum wage. As a result, the new minimum wage is GH¢10.65 up from GH¢9.68 and would take effect in January 2019. Announcing the increase after deliberations of the National Tripartite Committee in Accra, Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Ignatius […]

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