• Why NAM1 is under arrest in Dubai

    Why NAM1 is under arrest in Dubai0

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    • January 14, 2019

    Fresh information available to Graphic Online indicates that Nana Appiah Mensah, aka NAM1, chief executive officer of troubled gold dealership company, Menzgold, has been under arrest in Dubai since December 4, 2018. His arrest however, follows an alleged misrepresentation to security authorities in Dubai by a Dubai based company that he could be connected to

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  • The AU will unveil single passport for all Africans this year

    The AU will unveil single passport for all Africans this year0

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    • January 10, 2019

    The path to creating one passport for all Africans will inch one step closer this year. At the 32nd African Union summit in February, the Commission will present details on the design, production, and issuance of the long-awaited African passport, the head of the continental body Moussa Faki Mahamat has revealed. The unified passport is

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  • €1.7m Ghana Heart Initiative project launched

    €1.7m Ghana Heart Initiative project launched0

    Government and German pharmaceutical giant Bayer have collaborated to launch a €1.7 million Ghana Heart Initiative (GHI) pilot project at the Accra City Hotel, Wednesday. The GHI project will be implemented in partnership with the Health Ministry (MOH) and the Ghana Health Service (GHS). On behalf of the Bayer AG and implementation supported by the GIZ, the GHI project seeks to improve the risk assessment and management of

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  • Research shows child marriage, gender violence rife in Kadjebi

    Research shows child marriage, gender violence rife in Kadjebi0

    A research conducted by the African Women Lawyers Association (AWLA), a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has revealed that child marriage and gender-based violence against girls in schools are prevalent in the Kadjebi District in the Volta Region. The study further discovered that most cases of child marriage occurred in predominantly Muslim communities because “in Islam a

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  • BoG withdraws licenses of 9 Banks

    BoG withdraws licenses of 9 Banks0

    The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has completed a major clean-up of the banking sector, in the course of which the licences of nine banks have been withdrawn and over GH¢12 billion spent to protect depositors from losing their funds. The exercise has also led to the number of banks reducing from 36 in 2017, when

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  • Zongo for Peace and Development Conference to open January 8

    Zongo for Peace and Development Conference to open January 80

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is expected to open the maiden Zongo for Peace and Development (ZOPAD) conference in Kumasi on January 8, 2018. The conference is expected to be a convocation of Muslim Chiefs, Imams and key players in such communities as government seeks their opinions in it’s developmental agenda. Ahead of that, the

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