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🇿🇲Zambia's President👔 Collision Course with Mining Giant

If mounting foreign debt, an anaemic currency and stagnating growth aren't enough, President Edgar Lungu's move to break up Zambia's largest copper mining firm threatens an investor exodus and thousands of job losses.

Higher taxes on the mining sector were supposed to help Zambia with its debt problem, but Lungu …

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People Disappointed in NPP Gov't -Mahama🗣 Says

Former President Joh Mahama says a large number of people are disappointed in the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP).

It follows what the ex-president says is the government's inability to fulfill its electoral promises.

He accused the NPP of making false promises just to win political power.

“It was in …

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Zanlerigu JHS ICT Project✋ Stalled for Lack of Funds

An information and communications technology (ICT) laboratory being constructed at the Zanlerigu Junior High School (JHS) in the Nabdam District in the Upper East Region has been abandoned for lack of funds.

The project, which was started in 2009 and constructed to window level, has been left to deteriorate with …

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UDS Navrongo Campus to be💬 Named After C.K. Tedam

The Navrongo campus of the University for Development Studies (UDS) in the Upper East Region is to be named after the Late Chairman of the Council of Elders of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), C.K. Tedam.

Already, processes have been initiated to make the University autonomous and when the …

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Dr Amoh🗣: Sickle Cell Disease Not Death Sentence

A medical officer at the Ghana Institute of Clinical Genetics (Sickle Cell Clinic), Dr Grace Amoh, has cautioned the general public against discrimination targeted at people with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD).

She said the disease was a genetic blood disorder that could be prevented and managed, yet till date, people …

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Nkawie Court⚖ Remands Alleged Kidnappers

The Nkawie Circuit Court has remanded three persons into prison custody for their alleged roles in kidnapping and robbing of a senior high school student at Nketia, near Adankwame in the Atwima-Nwabiagya South Municipality of Ashanti.

The pleas of Collins Agyeman 22, a driver’s mate, Philip Asare 30, drinking …

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🇮🇷Iran, 🇬🇭Ghana to👍 Boost FTZ🤝 Cooperation

The agreement was signed by Secretary of the Supreme Council of Iran's Free Trade, Industrial and Special Economic Zones Morteza Bank and the Executive Secretary of Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) Michael Okyere Baafi in a meeting held on Iran’s Kish Island on Saturday.

Referring to the free trade …

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Man Arrested⛓ for Allegedly Trafficking 1⃣9⃣ Girls

The police in the Bono East Region have arrested a 29 year old man, Jonah Jato, for allegedly trafficking 19 girls.

The girls, said to be between the ages of nine and 16, were being trafficked to an unknown destination, the police in Atebubu said.

The police rescued the girls …

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Sanitation Offenders Fined💸 GHC 2,400

The La-Nkwantanang Madina Municipal Assembly Sanitation Unit has sued Madam Hawa Mohammed (62), whose tenants dumped solid waste material into a gutter in front of their house at the Libya Quarters, a suburb of Madina Zongo.

The two women who were found dumping waste material from four fertilizer sacks, have …

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NDPC🗣: Give Assembly Members Monthly Salaries

The Deputy Director of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Mr. Jonathan Azasoo, is calling for a monthly salary structure for assembly members within the local governance setting.

It is a known fact that assembly members (assemblymen &women) do not receive monthly salaries, but only allowances during assembly meetings. They …

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