Hurricane Maria ‘devastates’ Dominica: PM

Dominica has suffered “widespread damage” from Hurricane Maria, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says. “We have lost all that money can buy,” he said in a Facebook post. The hurricane suddenly strengthened to a “potentially catastrophic” category five storm, before making landfall on the Caribbean island. Earlier Mr Skerrit had posted live updates as his own roof was torn off, saying […]

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Iran, China express interest in Ghana cocoa

Big cocoa companies from the Kingdom of Iran and China have expressed interests in setting up businesses in Ghana to trade in the cash crop. Apart from the two, other foreign and indigenous companies have as well expressed their interests in setting up and trading in the commodity which was one-time Ghana’s most reliable export crop. Public Affairs Manager of […]

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A-Plus’corruption allegations baseless – CID

A-Plus’ corruption allegations against two presidential staffers are unfounded, the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has said. A statement from the CID said: “the allegation of corruption was found to be baseless, unsubstantiated and without credibility.” A-Plus, real name Kwame Asare Obeng, had taken to Facebook to accuse President Akufo-Addo’s two Deputy Chiefs of Staff, Francis Asenso-Boakye and Abu Jinapor of being corrupt, […]

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Free SHS ‘most important social intervention’ – Organised Labour commends

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has commended President Nana Akufo-Addo for implementing the Free SHS policy and has promised to support the landmark education policy. “This is the most important social intervention programme that has been implemented in our country since independence. We believe it is the most equitable way to distribute the country’s resources to all Ghanaians regardless of […]

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