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Mass tilapia death: Embargo on 2 Chinese farms at Asutuare

The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development has confirmed that it has initiated investigations into the death of tons of tilapia said to have come from two Chinese farms in the Asutsuare area in the Greater Accra Region. Consequently, the ministry has put an embargo on the two farms. Officers from the ministry have been dispatched to the place to ...

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Breaking The Pharmacy Laws: High Rate Of Tramadol Abuse

Alarming reports of Tramadol abuse, particularly among the youth who take it for recreational purpose in parts of the country, as well as reported incidents of armed robbery, youth vandalism, car accidents and other vices have been linked to the influence of unregulated intake of Tramadol by perpetrators, in some period have become issues of great national concern. Urgent reason ...

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Fire guts day-care centre, church in Kumasi

Several children were rescued from a building by local artisans at Abinkyi Market in the Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi after a fire gutted the building Thursday afternoon. The building houses a church and a daycare centre. Reports say the children had to be rescued through a window as the fire was intense. The pastor of Christ Cosmopolitan Church and his ...

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Justice Dotse informed me about 3 judges’ murder – ‘Outraged’ Tsatsu reacts

Legal luminary, Tsatsu Tsikata has denied knowing anything about the abduction and murder of the three judges and an army major in 1982, has filed. According to him, at no point in time was he aware of any development around the murder calling it “an outrageous claim”. “It is an outrageous claim. Completely outrageous!” Tsatsu Tsikata fired. “From the ...

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Youth Chief of Japekrom killed; residents threaten reprisal attack

The youth chief of Japekrom has been confirmed dead in a clash of his town with a neighbouring town, Drobo in the Brong Ahafo Region. He was among several others returning from a festival when they were attacked by an irate youth of Drobo. 15 others also sustained gunshots wounds when unknown persons suspected to be natives of Drobo ambushed ...

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One dead, 15 wounded as two Brong Ahafo towns clash

One person is confirmed dead while 15 others have sustained gunshots wounds in a clash between neighboring towns of Drobo and Japekrom in the Brong Ahafo Region. The deceased, a native of Japekrom was among several others returning from a festival when they were attacked by irate youth of Drobo. Public Relations Officer for the Brong Ahafo regional police command, ...

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Audio: Kennedy Agyapong calls Kweku Baako “corrupt”, “fool”; threatens to strip him naked

Assin Central Member of Parliament, Kennedy Agyapong, has threatened to expose the Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako, whom he describes as “corrupt”. Speaking on Asempa FM’s Ekosii Sen, Mr Agyapong suggested that Mr Kweku Baako wasn’t the [honourable] person Ghanaians perceive him to be. The MP has alleged that Mr Baaku was a “corrupt” person who has ...

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I will never forgive Rawlings for what he did to my mum – Ken Aygapong

Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, has explained why he will never forgive former president, Jerry John Rawlings. The outspoken legislator has been a strong critic of Rawlings in recent times, having not forgotten some past deeds of the ex-military leader. In a recent interview, Mr. Agyapong is reported to have rained curse words at Rawlings, ...

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Friends of Nana Addo’s government The hardworks of a man can never be downplayed. In life it takes hard work to succeed as a leader and therefore the person who gives out all his best must be applauded. This has influenced us to the saying, “To whom honour is due, let him have it”. Indeed the outstanding performance of the ...

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Eastern Region records 293 deaths in road accidents

Latest statistics from the Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD) indicate a total of 293 died through road crashes between January and September 2018 in the Eastern region. This is against 270 recorded same period in 2017. Also, a total of 1,615 were injured during the same period in 2018 as compared to 1,515 recorded in 2017. To this end, ...

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