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Gov’t To Launch National Digital Address System Today

The much publicized national digital property address system will be launched today. The location-based system will provide an effective means of addressing every location to facilitate the implementation of key government policies. Vokacom, a Ghanaian Information Technology firm, designed the system at the cost of 2.5 million dollars. The digital address system will be a precursor to the National Identification ...

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Minority to boycott discussion on withdrawal of AMERI deal

The Mines and Energy Committee of Parliament will today hold a crucial meeting over the $510 million AMERI Power deal. The meeting will discuss the motion of rescission filed by Adansi Asokwa Member of Parliament, K.T Hammond in August. He’d argued that the House rescinds its decision taken in March 2015 to pass the agreement between government and AMERI, citing ...

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Woman Sets World Record For Running Marathon In High Heels

A retired professional ballroom dancer in Tennessee set a world record by running an entire marathon in high heels.Irene Sewell shared photos of herself following the Guinness World Record-breaking performance as she managed to complete the 26.2-mile race in the high-heeled shoes. “Well world, I DID IT. I’m still in shock, but it really happened,” she wrote this week. “I ...

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NDC ditches technology, goes for manual registration for members

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) says it will conduct fresh registration exercise of its members after a frustrating experience with the biometric method caused disaffection. At a press conference Tuesday, the party’s National Chairman, Kofi Portuphy, said the biometric roll “did not meet the standards required to make it qualified to be a biometric register”. A June 2015 exercise ...

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Proceed On Leave Directive “Sad, Unfair” – Former CID Boss

The outgoing Director General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID), Commissioner of Police (COP), Mr. Bright Oduro says he has been treated unfairly by the Police Service. According to him, after 29 years of diligent service to the state security, he expected to be treated with dignity and not to be pushed out of the service unfairly. Mr. Oduro who ...

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A/R: Fresh Lifeless Baby Found In Subin River

Traders of the Abinchi market were on Tuesday thrown into a state of shock when they discovered the lifeless body of a fresh baby girl wrapped in a polythene bag. Scrap dealers picking up metals washed into the Subin drains chanced on a bizarre object and dragged it to shore in curiosity. The content which drew crowds to the place ...

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Kumasi Youth Attack Daily Guide Office Over Otumfuo Report

The offices of the Daily Guide newspaper in Kumasi in the Ashanti region has reportedly been invaded by some people believed to be members of the Kumasi Youth Association, Starr News has learnt. The youth group is attacking the media house over its report on the recent banking case in the UK which mentioned the Otumfuo Osei Tutu – a ...

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Leicester City sack coach four months after appointment

Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare just four months after he signed a three-year deal to take the job on a permanent basis. The Foxes are third from bottom in the Premier League and have not won any of their past six league matches. Shakespeare, 53, succeeded title winner Claudio Ranieri in February, initially on a temporary basis. After ...

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