CID boss fired over landguard cases

The Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service, COP Bright Oduro, has been removed from office. His ouster from the Ghana Police Service is contained in a subtle order to him to proceed on his terminal leave, pending his retirement in January next year. The sudden action, according to DAILY GUIDE sources, was in connection […]

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Liberia election headed for run-off

Former football star George Weah and Vice-President Joseph Boakai are headed for a run-off in Liberia’s presidential election. Nearly all the results from Tuesday’s poll have been counted, the election commission says. Mr Weah, the first African to win the Ballon D’Or football award, is leading with 39%, while Mr Boakai is in second place with 29%. A second round […]

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Declining cocoa prices cost Ghana $1bn annually

Ghana is losing at least one billion dollars every year from the declining prices of cocoa on the international market. The development is also said to be impacting on projected revenue from the cash crop to improve operations in the sub-sector. This notwithstanding, the government has maintained the producer price of cocoa for farmers.  Checks by Citi Business News have shown that, the price of […]

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Adaklu to host first factory in Volta under ‘one District, one factory’ program

The Volta Regional Minister, Dr Archibald Letsa, has announced that sod would soon be cut for the construction of a starch factory in the Adaklu District under the New Patriotic Party government’s industrialisation program dubbed ‘One District, One Factory’. He added that five starch factories and two alcohol factories would also be established at various locations across the region under […]

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