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22/11/2017 09:54 PM
Mother & Baby Care Unit Of KATH Almost Ready---First Lady Reveals
The First Lady says the new Mother and Baby Care Unit of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital that is under construction will be ready for inauguration before the end of 2017. Rebecca Akufo-Addo said the next stop of the Rebecca Foundation after the completion of the KATH building will be the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital. Speaking during ...

22/11/2017 09:54 PM
The African Heritage Outlet And Online Mall (AHOOM) Launches In Accra
African Heritage Outlet and Online Mall (AHOOM) launches in grand style at the AHOOM Retail hub in Accra, Ghana. Offering the very best out of African creativity. AHOOM is a social entrepreneurial initiative of Groupe Nallem STM with the key objective of providing a platform for artist and artisans leverage on the following: - Skill ...

22/11/2017 07:22 PM
NDC Blasts Interior Minister Over Asawase Killings
The Interior Minister Ambrose Dery has been criticised by MPs after he showed up in Parliament with no answers to questions about the police killing of two suspects in broad daylight. Leading a round of criticism, Minority leader Haruna Iddrisu expressed disappointment in the minister after he appeared uncertain that the gunning down of t ...

22/11/2017 04:43 PM
Make Reading A Habit - Justice Kuenyehia
Former First Vice President of the International Criminal Court, and a Judge Her Excellency Justice Akua Kuenyehia has appealed to parents and teachers to encourage their children and students to make reading a habit. According to her reading is the mother of all success. Thus the need to read and read extensively for the development of t ...

22/11/2017 04:42 PM
Woman Not Able To Recognize Her Son After Plastic Surgery
A woman in Thailand was left unable to recognize her 22-year-old son after he underwent a drastic plastic surgery makeover in South Korea for a popular television show. Looking at the man rsquo;s before and after pictures, who can really blame her? Noppajit Monlin, a 22-year-old factory worker from Thailand, had always been ashamed of ...

22/11/2017 04:40 PM
Sheep Roasted In BMW After Thieves Escape Lynching
An attempt by two sheep thieves to steal from a flock at the Kumasi Abattoir in the Ashanti region went bad as the BMW vehicle they were escaping in, caught fire. The two men stole a sheep and some plantain but were given a hot chase by the owners of the Abattoir. The panicky thieves applied intense pressure on the BMW vehicle and burs ...

22/11/2017 04:37 PM
Justice4Kids: Concerned Lawyer Seeks r Court Protection Of Victims
A law lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Dennis Adjei Dwomoh, has called for more amendments to Ghana rsquo;s justice system where juveniles are concerned. Speaking on Joy FM rsquo;s Super Morning Show on Tuesday, he stated that the country rsquo;s legal system does not protect children as much as it needs ...

22/11/2017 04:35 PM
Apology: Claims Against Awuah-Darko
On June 29, 2017, Member of Parliament for Assin North in the Central Region made some claims on Asempa FM rsquo;s Ekosii Sen programme against former BOST CEO, Kingsley Kwame Awuah-Darko. The station has made strenuous but unsuccessful efforts the verify Mr. Kennedy Agyepong rsquo;s claims. We deeply regret the use of our platform to ...

22/11/2017 04:33 PM
Brand Award And Appoints Autism Girls As Ambassadors
Ghanaian premium water brand, Verna Natural Mineral Water has appointed 3 young Ghanaian models living with Autism as Brand Ambassadors for their newly launched rebranded products. The girls namely; Nana Yaa Ohenewa Kuffor, Maame Bema Baffour Awuah Yacob Tete-Manon were outdoored with a photo-shoot session at the a short ceremony held a ...

22/11/2017 04:33 PM
Julius Debrah Weeps For KABA
The death of ace Asempa FM presenter Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong known as KABA has drawn hard tears from Ghanaians. His death Saturday has been received with sordid hearts. Ex-president John Mahama who visited The Multimedia Group to sympathise with management and staff over the loss, found himself consoling his Chief of Staff, Jul ...

22/11/2017 02:10 PM
Paul Afoko Consoles KABA Family And Multimedia Group
The suspended National Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) says the late Asempa presenter, KABA was more like a son to him. Speaking to Joy News Wednesday afternoon, while visiting the staff of MGL to express his condolences, Mr. Afoko said the late Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong, KABA, as he was popularly called was not ...

22/11/2017 02:09 PM
UTAG Elections At The University Of Education Quashed By Winneba High Court
The Winneba High Court has annulled the September 15 elections of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) branch of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW). According to Justice Kwamena Ato Mills-Graves, the election is unconstitutional. The elections were only held at the university rsquo;s two campuses; the main campus ...

22/11/2017 02:00 PM
Afia Schwarzenegger Signs KABA Book Of Condolence
Controversial media personality, Afia Schwarzenegger, on Tuesday signed the book of condolence in memory of the passing of Asempa FM presenter, Kwadwo Asare Barffour Acheampong. KABA, as the late host of Ekosii Sen on Asempa FM was popularly known, was said to be a friend to Afia Schwarzenegger. Below are the pictures: http://c ...

22/11/2017 01:57 PM
234 Lost To Road Crashes In 3rd Quarter Of 2017 In Ashanti region
At least 234 people died in road accidents in the Ashanti Region between January and October, 2017. Regional Manager of the National Road Safety Commission, Samuel Asiamah says most of the tragedies were caused by tricycles, motorbikes and private cars. Accidents involving commercial vehicles however dropped over the period compared to ...

22/11/2017 01:38 PM
Agape House Ordains Carmen Bruce-Annan As 'Minister' Of The Gospel
The Head of Corporate Affairs at the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), Carmen Bruce-Annan, is one of five newly elevated leaders at the Agape House New Testament Church, East Legon. The former Head of Brand and Corporate Communication at Vodafone Ghana, was ordained as a Deacon together with Lawyer Andrew Obeng Apau. ...

22/11/2017 01:38 PM
Ghana Grains Council gets Supports from Commodities Ecosystem
Accra, Nov. 22, CDA Consult - Ghana Grains Council (GGC) and the fully integrated Financial and Commodities Ecosystem (FinComEco) have signed a Master Collaboration Agreement (MCA) to jointly develop a range of platforms, projects and initiatives in the agricultural commodity markets sector, especially for grains and legumes in Ghana. In ...

22/11/2017 01:38 PM
New Oti Region Petitioners Make Strong Case Arguing...'We give Cocoa, Coffee But Get Peanuts In Return'
More than 59 years since the Volta region was added to Ghana, leading chiefs in the region want the region divided. The Volta region is made up of Ewes who cover the southern half of the region and an amalgam of Guans, Buems and Akans, in the Northern half. Forming a Joint Consultative Committee, the chiefs and opinion leaders have a r ...

22/11/2017 01:38 PM
UNICEF Reveals About 180 Million Children Face Bleak Future
One in 12 children worldwide live in countries where their prospects today are worse than those of their parents, according to an analysis conducted by the United Nations Children 39;s Fund (UNICEF). According to the analysis, 180 million children live in 37 countries where they are more likely to live in extreme poverty, be out of schoo ...

22/11/2017 01:25 PM
SEND-Ghana Insists Funding For FREE SHS 'Unsustainable'
The government rsquo;s decision to set up a Voluntary Education Fund to finance the Free senior high school (SHS) education policy has triggered some criticisms from educationists and other organisations. Development organization, SEND-GHANA has said the alternative source of funding the lsquo;ambitious rsquo; programme may not be sustai ...

22/11/2017 01:17 PM
Mahama Storms Multimedia Over KABA's Demise
Ex-president John Mahama has arrived at the Multimedia HQ Wednesday, to sympathise and solidarize with the Group after it lost one of its stand-out presenters Kwadwo Asare Baffuor Acheampong popularly called KABA. The ex-president arrived in the company of some top members of the National Democratic Congress including the former Chief of ...