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NDC was committed to retrieve Woyome cash – Amaliba

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A Private legal practitioner and a member of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Abraham Amaliba, has challenged criticisms that the party was not committed to retrieving some GH¢51 million wrongfully paid to businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome as judgment debt. According to him, the NDC followed the due process in retrieving the money and achieved some positive results. Related stories ...

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Mahama to deliver keynote speech at African Leadership Magazine awards

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Former President John Dramani Mahama will today [Thursday] deliver the keynote address at the African Leadership Magazine (ALM) Person of the Year 2016 Awards Programme in Johannesburg, South Africa. The former President will be speaking on the theme, “How can Africa win the progress race?” Related Stories Don’t force democracy on Africa – Mahama to the West Leave power peacefully ...

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We’ll clean up NDC’s ‘economic mess’ – Mustapha Hamid

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The Minister for Information, Mustapha Hamid, has reiterated government’s commitment to transform the economy it inherited from the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) administration. He said the Nana Addo-led NPP government will devise ingenious ways to fix the challenges with the economy, and fulfill its campaign promises to Ghanaians. President Akufo-Addo during his State of the Nation Address on Tuesday, ...

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2016 UACE Results Out — Download Them Here

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Education and sports Janet Museveni officially released the 2016 Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) results on Tuesday, indicating a significant improvement in performance compared to the previous year. This time, the pass rate was 98.7% compared to 97.8% of 2015, UNEB executive secretary Daniel Nokrach Odongo said. However, the board withheld results of 64 candidates from 11 centers. According ...

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#SOTNGhana: State of the nation as Mahama left it [Infographic]

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President Nana Akufo-Addo will be inheriting an economy the former President, John Mahama, has described as being vibrant. The various sectors including Education, Health, Energy and Infrastructure, witnessed some developments under the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) government. These gains have been emphasized in most of the former President’s public addresses including the state of the nation address. Among the ...

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Nigerian Telcos may block WhatsApp, Skype to generate more revenue

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Telecommunication companies in Nigeria may block calls made on instant messaging applications like WhatsApp and Skype, in a bid to increase their revenue. According to The Punch, the telcos are seeking to address their loss on international calls and are looking to raise a revenue of N20trillion. This may lead to subscribers being unable to carry out voice and video ...

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Gov’t has abandoned us – Scholarship students in China cry over stipends

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The Ghana Scholarships Secretariat’s handling of beneficiaries abroad has been called into question again with Ghanaian Government Scholarship Students in China saying they have not received their stipends over the past 12 months. The students, numbering about 20, in a statement, said they have been left “appallingly demoralized and disheartened” by the fact that they appear to have been abandoned ...

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Petrol, diesel prices to go up by 3 percent next week

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The Institute of Energy Security (IES) has predicted a percent increase in fuel prices next week. Cedi depreciation causing increase in fuel prices-COPEC According to the Institute, due to current developments around the world, it is likely prices for the next pricing window will go up. “If you look at the crude oil price at the world market, the cedi ...

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