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PODCAST: Starr News Weekly Tracker – 12/01/2018

[ad_1] Starr News brings you a weekly wrap of major happenings in Ghana. Download and listen to the latest edition of the Starr News Weekly Tracker. Related Posts PODCAST: Starr News Weekly Tracker – 15/12/2017 Dec 16, 2017 PODCAST: Starr News Weekly Tracker – 08/12/2017 Dec 9, 2017 PODCAST: Starr …

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Amidu’s appointment will end corruption – iWatch Africa

[ad_1] iWatch Africa, an anti-corruption civil society organisation believes the appointment of Martin Amidu as  the Special Prosecutor will restore hope in the government’s pledge to clamp down on corruption in the public sector. iWatch Africa in a statement it issued Thursday said that, “He [Martin Amidu] has clearly chosen …

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Trump ‘in Oval Office foul-mouthed outburst about migrants’

[ad_1] US President Donald Trump has reportedly lashed out at immigrants in a foul-mouthed Oval Office outburst. “Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” Mr Trump told lawmakers on Thursday, according to the Washington Post. The remark, made during talks on an immigration deal, was …

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Pictures: AMA flattens Circle Railway Lines slum

[ad_1] The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) on Thursday embarked on a massive decongestion exercise along the Circle Railway lines, flattening several structures belonging to alleged prostitutes and criminals. Monitoring the exercise for Starr News, Daniel Nii Lartey reported of a heavy police presence during the exercise. Briefing the Journalists on …

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I’m not behind attack on Asunafo South MP – Failed NPP parly aspirant

[ad_1] The 2016 parliamentary candidate of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) for Asunafo South George Yaw Boakye has flatly denied accusation he masterminded the attack on the former Brong Ahafo Regional Minister Eric Opoku. According to him, he has nothing to do with the brutish attack the legislator endured …

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I don’t recognise Boadu as NPP Gen. Secretary – Sammy Crabbe

[ad_1] The suspended second National Vice Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Sammy Crabbe, said Wednesday that he does not recognise John Boadu as the acting General Secretary of the party. “There’s nothing like that…in our Constitution,” he told Bola Ray on Starr Chat. “It is better for …

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Rawlings must respect Mahama – Victor Smith

[ad_1] Former Ghana High Commissioner to the UK has called on former President Jerry John Rawlings to learn how to address ex-President John Mahama with respect and decorum. According to Emmanuel Victor Smith, Rawlings must appreciate the fact that Mahama has also occupied the same office he once occupied for …

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N/R: PWDs facing excruciating challenges – Research

[ad_1] A research commissioned by EIB Network and conducted by Hope for Future Generations (HFFG) has revealed that majority of People with Disabilities (PWDs) in the Northern region face serious challenges in relation to access to entrepreneurial, economic and livelihood opportunities. This, according to the research, makes it difficult for …

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Chinese business chiefs pay £12k for dinner with Cameron

[ad_1] That was what was on offer recently for wealthy business figures at an event in China – as long as they stumped up about £12,000. Mr Cameron featured on social media adverts for the Shanghai International Ball and Leaders’ Forum, which took place earlier this week. A photograph of …

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