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GN Savings and Loans in talks with another bank to improve liquidity

GN Savings and Loans, previously GN Bank, says it is finalizing talks with another bank to possibly help it meet its financial obligations. The move is part of some emergency measures to help deal with current liquidity challenges facing the Savings and Loans Company. Details of the deal JoyBusiness is learning that GN has received applications from eight commercial banks ...

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Teacher unions angry over exclusion from educational policy meetings

Two teacher unions– National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) and the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) are unhappy with the Akufo-Addo government over their exclusion from the development of educational policies. According to them, the government is hiding behind the Ghana Partnerships Schools (GPS) to introduce new policies through the back door using Public Private Partnership (PPP). “We note ...

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Stop killing businesses; Ghana not yours – Badu Kobi warns Akufo-Addo, Ofori-Atta

The Head Pastor of the Glorious Wave Church International, Prophet Emmanuel Badu Kobi, has accused President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta of destroying businesses in the country. According to him, only those close to the government are benefitting from the resources of the state while the majority of Ghanaians wallow in poverty. Prophet Kobi has, therefore, ...

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Afenyo Markin ‘bares teeth’ at new UEW VC, vows to fight victimization

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Efutu Constituency in the Central region, Alexander Kwamina Afenyo-Markin has served notice to the current Vice Chancellor of the University for Education Winneba (UEW), Reverend Father Professor A. Afful-Broni that he will fight any form of victimization and injustice being perpetrated in the school under his watch. He cautioned the Vice Chancellor against engaging ...

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JB Danquah-Adu murder: Family wants Akufo-Addo’s interest

The family of the late Abuakwa North Member of Parliament demands justice for the death of their son. Family Spokesperson George Amoah, at a remembrance ceremony at Akyem Old Tafo called on the president, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to take a personal interest in the matter to unravel the truth surrounding the death and bring justice to them. It was ...

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Mutawakilu accuses GNPC boss of hijacking procurement processes

There is fresh controversy brewing at the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) as some key administrative decisions of the Chief Executive, Dr. Kofi Kodua Sarpong have been called into question. He is being accused of irregular recruitments and hijacking the procurement processes at the corporation. An internal memo from the National Oil Company’s Chief Executive’s Secretariat, dated 4th February 2019 ...

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I’m more trained than a policeman; my boys and I will defend ourselves in 2020 – Azorka warns

Founder of the Azorka Boys, one of the oldest vigilante group in Ghana, Chief Sofo Awudu Azorka has revealed that he is more trained than any policeman the country can boast of, MyNewsGh.com reports. Azorka who has served notice they will not sit aloof and allow Pro-New Patriotic Party (NPP) vigilante groups recruited into the National Security to take the ...

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Opposition political parties to host ‘aagbe wↄ’ demo today

A coalition of opposition political parties will later today [Thursday] stage a demonstration, to put pressure on the government to address the growing state of insecurity in the country. The demonstration is christened, ‘aagbe wↄ’, translated to mean, ‘they’re killing us’. The said they want the government to take urgent steps to ensure that citizens are safe. The demonstration, which ...

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New regional capitals to be named on February 12

The capitals of the six newly created regions will be known next Tuesday, February 12. On that day, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will issue a Constitutional Instrument (CI) to give effect to the creation of the regions and the capitals. The Minister of Regional Reorganisation and Development, Mr Dan Botwe, made this known when he paid a courtesy call ...

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