Disgruntled GETFund contractors to be paid from today
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Contractors owed by Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund), will start receiving payment today . This past week has seen some contractors working on GETFund projects picket at the Ministry of Finance to demand monies owed them, to the tune of over GHc 300 million spanning a period of six months.   The Association of Building and Civil Engineering Contractors in the Volta Region also threatened to block access to roads and facilities they have constructed on January 6 if they are not paid...

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Friday, 06 January 2017
‘Shoo’… As Rawlings Gives Oko Vanderpuiye Cold-Shoulder (WATCH)
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It’s amazing how people show respect to their elders, particularly in times of need. Some tend to kneel or bow before their superiors while others resort to other humble means to display their respectful character. This was exactly the case at the forecourt of Parliament House Thursday when President John Dramani Mahama went to deliver his last State of the Nation’s Address. Present at the Legislative House were various dignitaries including Former President Jerry John Rawlings. Arriving at the premises,...

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Friday, 06 January 2017
Nana Addo’s Appointments Unconstitutional – Hon Akandoh
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A decision by President-elect Nana Akufo Addo to name certain individuals he would be working with during the first term of his tenure, has been described as “alien” and one that lacks constitutional backing by the Member of Parliament for Juaboso. Hon. Mintah Akandoh explains that he has taken the pain to thoroughly search the constitution but is yet to come across any instrument that gives our President-elect the power to name his ministers before he is sworn into power....

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Friday, 06 January 2017
MAN DIES WITH HIS MANHOOD ERECT IN DELTA STATE AFTER TAKING OVERDOSE OF MAN POWER
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A middle – aged man, simply identified as Samson, has been reportedly found dead in a hotel room at Ugboroke in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta state after allegedly taking an overdose of sex -enhancing drug, Punch reports. Punch learnt that the deceased, married with three kids, was found dead with his manhood standing erect. Sources close to the deceased said the man believed to be in his late 30 s had boasted in a beer parlour of his...

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Thursday, 05 January 2017
Man Kills Thirteen (13) Family Members In New Year’s Eve Rampage
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Twelve members of the same family have been wiped out in a New Year’s Day massacre in Brazil after a gunman went on the rampage killing his ex-wife, eight-year-old son and relatives. Three people, injured in the slaughter, are recovering in hospital. The gunman left a recorded message on his mobile apologising for his actions before devastating the family in the murderous attack and killing himself at the scene. According to police, the shooter identified as Sidnei Ramos de Araujo,...

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Thursday, 05 January 2017
Teaching Empowerment: Prison Education in Kenya
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This film will be available online from January 30, 2017. Nearly half of Kenya’s population of 44 million live below the poverty line and 60 percent of the people in the capital Nairobi live in shanty towns. Lack of education and opportunity lead to a high level of crime, contributing to Kenya’s prison population of 57,000 inmates, which is more than double the country’s official capacity of 27,000 prisoners. “I visited prisons all around Africa. I soon saw huge overcrowding,...

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