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Follow your passion – Scores inspired at #StarrWoman17 – Starr Fm

Scores of participants at the Accra edition of the Starr Woman Project Saturday, June 24, 2017 left with common goals – “Follow your passion” and “dare to be different.” They said they were inspired by the “true life stories of the speakers” who spurred them on to face challenges …

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One shot dead; Mob dump coffin at Police Station – Starr Fm

Just one tragedy involving a mortuary man and a young man in the Upper East region has led to multiple catastrophes, turning the regional capital upside down with soldiers deployed to restore order at the Bolgatanga Police Station. Daniel Azaah Alhassan, a chief mortuary attendant at the Upper East …

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China powers Ghana’s ‘1 District – 1 Factory’ with $2bn – Starr Fm

The NPP government’s ‘One District One Factory’ initiative has received a major boost following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding for a funding facility worth up to $2 billion between a number of Ghanaian banks and the private sector led by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI), and …

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China ready to support Ghana’s economic transformation – Chinese VP – Starr Fm

The Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, Li Yuanchao, has announced his country’s preparedness to partner Ghana to undertake a massive transformation of her economy. Speaking at a State Reception for his Ghanaian counterpart, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, H.E …

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I’ve not been sacked – Lord Commey – Starr Fm

The Director of Operations at the Presidency, Mr Lord Commey, has laughed off claims that he has been dismissed. A terse statement making rounds on Whatsapp platforms suggests that the former national organiser of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has been sacked. However, Mr. Commey, believes his detractors are …

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No plastic rice in Ghana – FDA – Starr Fm

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has rubbished claims that the Ghanaian market is inundated with plastic rice, contrary to assertions on social media. The FDA following circulation of videos on social media platforms claiming the existence of plastic rice in the country, conducted laboratory test to ascertain the …

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Police aligns transformation agenda to NPP manifesto – Starr Fm

The Ghana Police Service has defended its decision to align its transformation agenda to that of the ruling New Patriotic Party’s 2016 manifesto. Within this transformation agenda, the service has set itself a four year target to be ranked among the 10 best Police organisations in the world. It …

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I was against Ghana hosting Gitmo 2 – NDC’s Quashigah – Starr Fm

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) MP for Keta, Richard Quashigah, has disclosed he was against the hosting of the two Guantanamo ex-detainees in Ghana when his party was in power. “Obviously, I was one person who was not in agreement with taking in those two gentlemen at the time …

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Gov’t to rescue illegal Ghanaians in Saudi Arabia – Starr Fm

The Government of Ghana has begun the process to bring home all illegal Ghanaian immigrants in Saudi Arabia. The move comes after an order by the Saudi government that all illegal immigrants leave the country by the end of June. Government through the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations …

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