Newmont, Consar Fined U.S.$2.7 Million

[Ghanaian Times] The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has slapped a fine of more than US$2.5 million dollars on Newmont Ghana Gold Limited and its engineering and construction agent, DRA Ghana Limited for their role in the Ahafo Mine accident wh…

[Ghanaian Times] The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has slapped a fine of more than US$2.5 million dollars on Newmont Ghana Gold Limited and its engineering and construction agent, DRA Ghana Limited for their role in the Ahafo Mine accident which killed six and injured four other workers.

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Disqualified Okaikoi North NDC Chairman Aspirant Reinstated

[Ghanaian Times] The Greater Accra Regional Executive Committee (REC) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has overturned an earlier decision by a Vetting Committee to disqualify an aspiring chairman at the Okaikoi North Constituency.

[Ghanaian Times] The Greater Accra Regional Executive Committee (REC) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has overturned an earlier decision by a Vetting Committee to disqualify an aspiring chairman at the Okaikoi North Constituency.

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Mixed Reaction Greets Transport Fare Increase

[Ghanaian Times] While some commuters were aware of the changes and were willing to pay, a few others were concerned about persistent increases without corresponding increase in salaries and wages of workers.

[Ghanaian Times] While some commuters were aware of the changes and were willing to pay, a few others were concerned about persistent increases without corresponding increase in salaries and wages of workers.

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Man in Court for Indecent Assault

[Ghanaian Times] Takoradi -The District Court last Wednesday remanded Joseph Nai, 43, Head of the Justice Consultancy at Enchi, in Aowin District of the Western Region, for indecent assault.

[Ghanaian Times] Takoradi -The District Court last Wednesday remanded Joseph Nai, 43, Head of the Justice Consultancy at Enchi, in Aowin District of the Western Region, for indecent assault.

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Injunction On MiDA Participation in ECG – Court Decides On June 8

[Ghanaian Times] The Commercial Division of the Accra High Court will on Friday June 8, decide whether to place an interrogatory injunction on an application by BXC Company Limited seeking to restrain the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) from go…

[Ghanaian Times] The Commercial Division of the Accra High Court will on Friday June 8, decide whether to place an interrogatory injunction on an application by BXC Company Limited seeking to restrain the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) from going ahead with Electricity Company of Ghana ECG concession deal.

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Let’s Avoid Confrontation in “Trotros”

[Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC) and the Ghana Road Transport Coordinating Council (GRTCC), in a joint statement to the media last Friday announced of an upward adjustment in lorry…

[Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC) and the Ghana Road Transport Coordinating Council (GRTCC), in a joint statement to the media last Friday announced of an upward adjustment in lorry fares which took effect yesterday countrywide.

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President Receives Family of Late Major Mahama

[Ghanaian Times] The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed the government’s intention to review and amend portions of the Criminal Act to address contemporary challenges.

[Ghanaian Times] The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed the government's intention to review and amend portions of the Criminal Act to address contemporary challenges.

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Ghana’s Gold Production Hits 2.8 Million Ounces

[Ghanaian Times] The country’s gold production output declined marginally from 4.24 million ounces in 2016 to 4.22 million ounces in 2017, the former president of the Ghana Chamber of Mines (GCM), Kwame Addo-Kufuor has said.

[Ghanaian Times] The country's gold production output declined marginally from 4.24 million ounces in 2016 to 4.22 million ounces in 2017, the former president of the Ghana Chamber of Mines (GCM), Kwame Addo-Kufuor has said.

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University of Mines and Technology to Run Courses in Railway Engineering

[Ghanaian Times] The Ministry of Railways Development and the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa last week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a proposed railway engineering courses at the University.

[Ghanaian Times] The Ministry of Railways Development and the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa last week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a proposed railway engineering courses at the University.

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