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Blame government for cedi depreciation, not us – Kumasi traders to GSS

Joy Online 24 Nov 2022
A section of traders in Kumasi are rejecting an assertion by the Ghana Statistical Service that, they are taking advantage of the current economic situation to charge exorbitant prices for goods ... A visit by the news team to the Kejetia market in Kumasi saw many of them lamenting the state of hardship being suffered. “It’s the fault of the government.

Man arrested for challenging Minister’s order against drying cocoa beans on the road

Joy Online 10 Nov 2022
A 42-year-old farmer has been arrested for challenging a directive of the Ashanti Regional Minister for farmers to stop drying their cocoa beans on a newly-constructed road ... Luv News investigations indicate a delegation from the community followed up to Kumasi with a request for bail which has since been granted ... .

TUTAG threatens strike if government fails to address concerns within 10 days

Ghana Business News 08 Nov 2022
“We wish to inform government that the National Executive of TUTAG has been stretched to its end to the unresolved issues and would therefore not be able to guarantee industrial harmony on the various campuses,” Professor Collins Ameyaw, President of TUTAG cautioned at a news conference in Kumasi ... Source. GNA ....

Charting an unconventional path

B & FT Online 05 Nov 2022
Cynthia Ofori-Dwumfuo, The CIMG Marketing Practitioner of the Year ... In 2012/3, she was the news editor of (defunct) and a reporting fellow at WAMU 88.5 (National Public Radio ), both based in Washington, DC. As a strategist at Ultimate FM in Kumasi in 2014, she helped to revamp their business news while producing the morning show.

Ashanti Region has projects under Akufo-Addo – Regional Minister  

Ghana Business News 04 Nov 2022
Addressing a news conference in Kumasi on the recent visit of the President, the Minister said the region had seen massive development since the NPP assumed office in 2017 compared to the eight years of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) preceding the current government.

Fight the law, not the appointing authority of GES boss – Consultant

Ghana Business News 03 Nov 2022
Williams Boakye- Baafi, who made the call in an interview with the Ghana News Agency in Kumasi, pointed out that, unlike the Ghana Health Services Act 1996, (Act 525), which makes it mandatory for the President to appoint a health professional for the Service, the Pre-Tertiary ...

NDC members in Manhyia South demand fresh register for constituency polls

Business Ghana 02 Nov 2022
NDC Organizer for the Manhyia South Constituency, Kwabena Kwarteng, addressed a news conference in Kumasi. “We were invited to a meeting, but it was a chaotic one that ended abruptly ... --Advertisements--. .

Some government officials and politicians are involved in illegal mining – Asantehene

Joy Online 27 Oct 2022
The Asantehene made the revelation when a delegation from the Multimedia Group presented a copy of its latest documentary, ‘Destruction for Gold’ to him at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi on Wednesday ... The Multimedia Group delegation was led by the General Manager of the Kumasi Business Unit, Jim Aglah.

As a Black American, I envied others’ ancestral connections. Then a single DNA test changed ...

Deseret News 15 Oct 2022
In Accra, Ghana, ABC News correspondent Ron Claiborne holds up a local newspaper that included an article about how his DNA test connected him to Ghana ... I took a late-night bus to Kumasi ... Opoku took ABC News correspondent Ron Claiborne around the town of Kumasi, teaching Claiborne about the traditions, customs and history of the Ashante people.

‘I’m fed up’ – aspiring NDC chairman backs calls to oust incumbent Ofosu Ampofo, Asiedu Nketia

Joy Online 07 Oct 2022
An aspirant in the national chairmanship race of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has backed calls by some party members to oust the incumbent national chairman and the general secretary ... You don’t have to talk about your relationship with person ... If no one is, I am fed up. Today, EC, tomorrow police,” he said at a news conference in Kumasi ... .

Kingmakers of Pakyi No. 1 angry with Chief for allowing illegal mining activities to surge

Joy Online 04 Oct 2022
Kingmakers of the Ekuona Royal Family and some farmers at Pakyi No.1 are unhappy with their Chief for allowing a surge in illegal mining activities in the area ... The leader of the team, Kennedy Twumasi, claims their boss is in Kumasi. Some young miners the news team met at another site were working with shovels and pickaxes ... 1 ... .

Manhyia Museum expectant of return of regalia looted in 1874

Ghana Business News 21 Sep 2022
Justice Brobbey, a Historian and Head of the Manhyia Palace Museum who confirmed the new development to the Ghana News Agency in Kumasi, said the museum was ready to receive the regalia ... Osei Tutu II in 2010 during the visit of the Deputy Director of the British Museum to Kumasi.

Prosecute Aisha Huang – Akufo-Addo charges A-G

Joy Online 12 Sep 2022
President Akufo-Addo has reaffirmed his commitment to making sure that illegal mining activities are dealt with without fear or favour ... Few days ago, news broke about the re-arrest of the ‘galamsey’ Kingpin in her residence at Kumasi for her alleged involvement in the sale and purchase of minerals without a license ... .

Aisha Huang entered Ghana with forged documents after her deportation – Government

Joy Online 08 Sep 2022
The government has said “Galamsey” kingpin, Aisha Huang, entered the country after her deportation with forged documents ... Few days ago, news broke about the re-arrest of the ‘Galamsey’ Kingpin in her residence at Kumasi for her alleged involvement in the sale and purchase of minerals without a license ... .

We support Ghana’s decision to fight galamsey – Chinese Embassy

Joy Online 08 Sep 2022
According to the Embassy, it is the legitimate right of the government to do so ... The release from the Chinese Embassy ... About Aisha Huang’s latest arrest. Few days ago, news broke about the re-arrest of the ‘GalamseyKingpin in her residence at Kumasi for her alleged involvement in the sale and purchase of minerals without a license ... .

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