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NDC UK & Ireland Chapter Inaugurates More Branches In London

 The growing number of NDC members in London has necessitated the opening of more branches. The Chapter Executives supervised peaceful elections to elect officers to steer the affairs of the party in the northern and southern parts of London.

‘I don't think Osafo Maafo's comment was tribalistic’ – Akufo-Addo

 The 2016 flagbearer of the main opposition New Patriotic Party Nana Akufo-Addo has said he did not “understand” the recent controversial comments made by former finance minister Yaw Osafo Maafo to be tribalistic.

Mahama won’t be changed in 2016 – Asiedu Nketia

 John Mahama TalkGeneral Secretary of the ruling NDC, Johnson Asiedu Nketia has stated categorically that only persons who want to collapse the party would seek President Mahama’s replacement going into the 2016 elections.

Police unveil strategy to deal with robberies at Top Town

• The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Ahmed Alhassan (left), talking to some policemen during a visit to Ngleshie Amanfro. Picture: EMMANUEL ASAMOAH ADDAI.    The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Mohammed Alhassan, yesterday visited Top Town and American Farm at Ngleshie Amanfro, where he assured the people that the police would not relent in their efforts to deal with armed robbery attacks in the area.

Desist from arming land guards to protect lands — Thompson

Jerry Akwei Thompson The Ga South Municipal Chief Executive, Mr Jerry Akwei Thompson, has appealed to traditional rulers to desist from arming landguards to protect their lands.

Unauthorised billboards to be removed from Sept 1

Unauthorised billboards to be removed from Sept 1 The National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) is to commence the relocation and removal of unauthorised billboards along roadsides on September 1, this year, to enhance visibility and reduce road crashes.

Stakeholders discuss 2016 budget

• Mr Ato Forson, Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, conferring with Alhaji Inusah Fuseini , Minister of Roads and Highways, during the meeting. Picture: EMMANUEL ASAMOAH ADDAI The processes involved in the preparation of the 2016 budget statement have begun with broad consultation with various stakeholders within the national economy.

Over 300,000 Day Students to benefit from free SHS policy

Minister of Education, Prof Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang More than 313,000 senior high school (SHS) day students are to benefit from government’s progressively free SHS policy.

Caning in Ga West schools banned

Teacher Mr Daniel Budu Asiedu, the Education Director of Ga West in the Greater Accra Region, has banned canning in schools in the municipality.

Minister paid surprise visit to two industries

Mahama Ayariga Addressed The Media Mr Mahama Ayariga, Minister of Environment Science, Technology and Innovation on Wednesday paid a surprise visit to two industrial companies in the Free Zones of Tema in the Greater Accra Region.

President Mahama inaugurates Academy

John Dramani Mahama GJA Awards President John Dramani Mahama has inaugurated the Mauritius campus of the African Leadership Academy (AL Group), a private tertiary institution, founded by a Ghanaian entrepreneur, Fred Swaniker.

NDC opens nomination today

Kofi Portuphy NDC Chair Mic The ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) will from today, Thursday, August 27, open nominations for the party’s November 7 presidential and parliamentary primaries.

‘Goat judge’ ordered to proceed on leave

Judge Wig The Akyem Swedru Circuit Court judge who gave an order for a goat thief to be paraded on the streets of the town has been asked to proceed on leave.

Gov’t secures water buses for commuters on Volta Lake

Waterbuses Volta LakeThe government has secured three water buses to ferry commuters on the Volta Lake.

IGP visits Amanfrom; promises more personnel to deal with robberies

 The cries by residents of Amanfrom in the Ga South Municipality in the Greater Accra Region following a string of armed robbery attacks have been heard.

IGP visits Amanfrom; promises more personnel to deal with robberies

 The cries by residents of Amanfrom in the Ga South Municipality in the Greater Accra Region following a string of armed robbery attacks have been heard.

Foreign Ministry erred in contacting Togo EC over voters' register - Baako

 The Editor-In-Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper says the Foreign Affairs Ministry erred in contacting Togo's Electoral Commission over claims that about 76,000 nationals of that country are Ghana’s electoral roll.

Ghana and Mauritius waive visa requirements

Presiden Mahama in a handshake with Prime Minister Sir Anerood Jugnauth of Mauritius. Ghana and Mauritius have agreed to waive visa requirements for holders of each other’s national passports.

Jones Kugblenu of Parliament's Public Affairs is dead

Jones Kugblenu of Parliament's Public Affairs is dead Information gathered by Graphic Online

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  • Don’t sack gays from churches — Anglican bishop

    Don’t sack gays from churches — Anglican bishop The Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Cape Coast, Rt Rev. Victor Reginald Atta Baffoe, says Christians and Ghanaians in general should not cast out known gays from the church.

    Ga Central Assembly donates bins to transport unions

    Ga Central Assembly donates bins to transport unions The Ga Central Municipal Assembly has presented 30 plastic dustbins, estimated at GH¢ 5,000 to 41 transport unions operating in the municipality.

    Keta MP launches reading competition for pupils

    Keta MP launches reading competition  for pupils The Member of Parliament (MP) for Keta, Mr Richard Quarshigah, has launched a quiz and reading competition for basic school pupils in the Keta Municipality.

    ‘Inculcate sound moral principles in children’

    ‘Inculcate sound moral principles in children’ The Ameer and Missionary in Charge of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, Ghana, Alhaj Maulvi Noor Mohammed Bin Salih, has called on women to inculcate good and sound moral principles in their children.

    NDC gears up for battle in Cape Coast

    • Mr Kweku Ricketts Hagan The Cape Coast North and South constituencies of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) are gearing up for some uncompromising battles in the run-up to their parliamentary primaries slated for November 7, this year.

    VRA PRO Sam Fletcher to contest for Parliament

     11951305 10204530947464814 2724834692933618598 nThe head of Corporate Communications at the Volta River Authority (VRA), Sam Kwasi Fletcher, has announced his Parliamentary bid on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC).

    New faces lace boots for NDC parliamentary primaries; Some MPs fear possible ‘tsunami’ f

    Felix Kwakye Ofosu and Clement Apak Various names are already making the rounds as potential parliamentary aspirants of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), two days to the opening of nominations for aspiring presidential and parliamentary candidates of the party for the 2016 general election.

    Saga over goat thief: Judicial Service investigates Akyem Swedru Circuit Court judge

     Saga over goat thief: Judicial Service investigates Akyem Swedru Circuit Court judgeThe Judicial Service is investigating the conduct of the Akyem Swedru Circuit Court judge who gave an order for a goat thief to be paraded on the streets of the town.

    We have dollars; Banks move to dampen speculation

    We have dollars; Banks move to dampen speculation Commercial banks have reported of increased dollar supplies by the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to meet demands for the greenback.

    GES releases approved fees for SHSs

    Ghana Education Service The Ghana Education Service (GES) has released approved fees for second-cycle institutions for the 2015/16 academic year.

    I have no hand in Oguaa chieftaincy dispute – Veep

    Amissah Arthur Chiefs Vice-President, Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, has rebuffed claims of being the brain behind the chieftaincy dispute that has rocked the people of Oguaa in the Central Region of the country.