Monthly Archives: March 2015

Tips for (Potential) Entrepreneurs

After graduation most people consider finding a job or starting their own company. If that is you, here are some tips: Entrepreneurship is a skill you can learn Skills and behaviours of entrepreneurship can be learned. You can learn how to plan and strategise, how to attract, convert and retain clients and how to network and form partnerships. Be ready to ...

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Photos: President John Mahama in Botswana

President John Dramani Mahama on March 9, 2015, arrived in Botswana for a three-day state visit on the invitation of Lieutenant General Seretse Khama Ian Khama, President of the Republic of Botswana. As part of his visit, discussions between the two countries focused on strengthening the ties between the two nations and find areas of common interest as well as ...

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About 700,000 people in Ghana suffer glaucoma

In Ghana, 700,000 people are affected by glaucoma, according to the Glaucoma Association of Ghana (GAG). During the launch of the 2015 world Glaucoma week celebration Tuesday, there was a call for the government to waive taxes on drugs and include more drugs on the National Health Insurance drug list. The Glaucoma Association of Ghana (GAG) said tax waivers would ...

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Oteng-Adjei’s GNPC appointment reckless – Baako

The Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako reacted to unconfirmed news that the government has appointed former Energy Minister, Dr Oteng-Adjei, as the chairman of the Board of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC). Speaking on Accra-based Peace FM on Wednesday, Mr Kweku Baako said Oteng-Adjei’s appointment to such an enviable post was a bad decision ...

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“Image of Police at a low ebb” – Short

The image of the Ghana Police Service has sunk badly, former Commissioner of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Emile Short has said. “The image of the Police is at a very low ebb,” Justice Short said on Morning Starr Wednesday, adding: “…You must have read about all the reports that the Police is the most corrupt ...

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Afari Gyan must pay for wasted Ghc327 million – Sir John

Former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Lawyer Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie has called on government to cause Electoral Commission (EC) Chairman and his staff to pay Ghc327 million cost they incurred in the botched District Assembly elections. This move, the former NPP scribe said, is to serve as a deterrent to other persons entrusted with national offices to ...

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Mahama must have ‘big belly for nonsense’ – TUC

President Mahama has been charged to willingly accept criticisms and corrections that will help him effectively deliver on his mandate. This advice comes on the back of a recent call from the President on critics not to descend into what he described as “purposeless lamentations” which he said were drawing the nation backwards. But speaking in an interview with Accra-based ...

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Guru hits the studio with Sarkodie; new single out before VGMAs

Virtually five years after staying off any major Ghanaian or international collaboration, Nana Yaw Maradona, popularly known in showbiz circles as Guru is set to give his fans another wonderful treat as he hits the recording studio with BET Award winner Sarkodie. Although Guru will not give details, www.nydjlive.com can confirm the hiphop single sees both artists play carefully with ...

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Andre Ayew offered pre-contracts by Newcastle, Wolfsburg

Ghana and Marseille winger Andre Ayew has been offered pre-contracts by Newcastle United and Wolfsburg, DailySoccerGhana.com can exclusively confirm. The 25-year-old is expected to make a firm decision on the offers contained in both contracts. The Black Stars Deputy Captain is reportedly on the radar of AS Roma and Borussia Dortmund, but none of the two clubs have presented the ...

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Oteng Adjei named GNPC board chairman

The former Energy Minister, Dr Joe Oteng Adjei has reportedly been appointed as the board chairman of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC). He was appointed the Minister of Energy in 2009 and reassigned to the Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology in 2013. The former Minister has recently come under public criticism for using monies meant for a rural ...

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