Winneba Chiefs Apologise to Nana Addo… Over ‘Simpa Payin’ Comment

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The chiefs and people of Effutu in the Central Region have rendered an unqualified apology to the flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, after they had earlier issued a 48-hour ultimatum to the la…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The chiefs and people of Effutu in the Central Region have rendered an unqualified apology to the flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, after they had earlier issued a 48-hour ultimatum to the latter to express regret over his description of President John Dramani Mahama as 'Simpa Panyin'.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Congrats Togbeafede But…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Agbogbomefia of the Asogli State, Togbe Afede XIV was yesterday elected as President of the National House of Chiefs (NHC).

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Agbogbomefia of the Asogli State, Togbe Afede XIV was yesterday elected as President of the National House of Chiefs (NHC).

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Woes of Stranded Students Far From Over

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Information reaching The Chronicle indicates that the suffering of the 234 students on the Government of Ghana scholarship, who are stranded in Russia, is far from ending. Whilst the Scholarship Secretariat is blaming the Finance M…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Information reaching The Chronicle indicates that the suffering of the 234 students on the Government of Ghana scholarship, who are stranded in Russia, is far from ending. Whilst the Scholarship Secretariat is blaming the Finance Ministry for failing to release funds, the latter and Education Ministry are also blaming the Scholarship Secretariat for what has happened.

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I’ll Stop Tribal Politics in Ghana’

[Ghanaian Chronicle] “I fought Acheampong’s Union Government, Acheampong was an Ashanti, but it didn’t make any difference to me. I thought the Union Government was a bad idea and I opposed it.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] "I fought Acheampong's Union Government, Acheampong was an Ashanti, but it didn't make any difference to me. I thought the Union Government was a bad idea and I opposed it.

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Akatsi North Assembly Promotes Locally Made Goods – As Dce Contracts Local Soap Producers to Produce Soap for Election Activities

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Akatsi North District Chief Executive (DCE), Mr. James Gunu, says the Assembly is prepared to promote locally made products in the district, in line with the government’s policy to encourage the private sector to contribute mea…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Akatsi North District Chief Executive (DCE), Mr. James Gunu, says the Assembly is prepared to promote locally made products in the district, in line with the government's policy to encourage the private sector to contribute meaningfully to national development, which would also help in reducing the issue of the unemployment problem facing the people.

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UBA CFO, Finance Team Shines At CFOs Awards

[Concord] For outstanding good leadership in the banking sector, the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group’s Chief Finance Officer, Ugo Nwaghodoh, and team has for the second time won the 2nd Edition of Nigeria Chief Finance Officer Awards 2016.

[Concord] For outstanding good leadership in the banking sector, the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group's Chief Finance Officer, Ugo Nwaghodoh, and team has for the second time won the 2nd Edition of Nigeria Chief Finance Officer Awards 2016.

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Crash Truck Destroys Fibank Outlet At Kissy Road

[Concord] Staff members of the First International Bank outlet at Kissy Road, east of Freetown were in somber mood yesterday morning after they returned to work and found their office destroyed by a truck.

[Concord] Staff members of the First International Bank outlet at Kissy Road, east of Freetown were in somber mood yesterday morning after they returned to work and found their office destroyed by a truck.

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‘My Mother Poured Hot Oil On My Hand for Le90, 000’

[Concord] Six-year-old Adama Conteh of No. 21 First Street, Looking Town in the east end of Freetown, on Wednesday told a Freetown Magistrates’ Court that her mother poured hot oil on her two hands because of Le90,000.

[Concord] Six-year-old Adama Conteh of No. 21 First Street, Looking Town in the east end of Freetown, on Wednesday told a Freetown Magistrates' Court that her mother poured hot oil on her two hands because of Le90,000.

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Thieves Target Solar Panels, Batteries in Port Loko

[Concord] Crime Officer attached to the Port Loko Police Division, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Michael Lagga, has told Concord Times in an exclusive interview that thieves have carted away large quantum of solar panels and batteries that h…

[Concord] Crime Officer attached to the Port Loko Police Division, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Michael Lagga, has told Concord Times in an exclusive interview that thieves have carted away large quantum of solar panels and batteries that had been installed in Port Loko township, adding that they have made several arrests since they discovered the ugly incidence.

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