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Open Defecation: We’re “toothless bulldogs” – U/E Chiefs

Traditional rulers in the Upper East region, where open defecation freely practised by 75% of residents has become so ‘fashionable’ that some offenders can even afford to take a selfie whilst squatting in public, have likened themselves to “toothless bulldogs” in the fight against the “appalling norm”. The disturbed-looking chiefs, …

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry May 19

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding will be held on Saturday 19 May 2018, Kensington Palace has announced. The couple confirmed their engagement last month and said the ceremony would take place at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. The Royal Family will pay for the wedding, including the service, music, …

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Teachers, Students of Serwaa Nyarko SHS protest over encroachment

Authorities and students of the Serwaa Nyarko Girls Senior High School in Dekyemso in the Ashanti region have hit the streets to protest the encroachment of school lands by an unknown developer. According to them, the development poses a security threat to students. Authorities of the school say, several petitions …

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Don’t disappoint Ghanaians – Bawumia to reg. ministers

Vice president Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has entreated regional ministers and their deputies to be abreast with details of all government programmes and projects to ensure successful implementation. He said once government gets it right at the local level of which the regional ministers are the arrow heads, the confidence Ghanaians …

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France Millas train crash: Children killed as bus cut in two

A train and a school bus have collided near Perpignan in southern France, leaving at least four children dead and many other people injured. Twenty people were injured and 11 of them were in a critical condition, after the crash on a level crossing between Millas and Saint-Féliu-d’Amont. The bus …

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“Leave and save yourself from impeachment” – PNC to EC bosses

The People’s National Convention (PNC) has charged the commissioners of the Electoral Commission (EC) to immediately abdicate their positions to avoid the embarrassment of being impeached. According to the party, the embattled commissioners cannot be trusted to conduct credible elections in 2020 following their public spat. “The conduct, posture and …

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Ankaful strike: Practical lessons for trainee-nurses in jeopardy

The strike by workers of the Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital aimed at forcing Medical Director of the facility to abdicate his post is gravely affecting academic work in some Nursing Training Colleges. Trainee-nurses who use the facility for their practical lessons are being denied access to the wards and other departments, …

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