Monthly Archives: December 2016

John Dumelo warns Akufo-Addo over what Ghanaians want

NDC sympathizer and Actor John Dumelo has congratulated Nana Addo Dankwa on his win as the Prez of Ghana. John Dumelo also bemoaned the incoming president of Ghana not to let Ghana down. According to J Melo, Ghana is already on the path of great economic transformation courtesy former Prez John Mahama and so he shouldn’t let Ghana down. On ...

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Business activities slows down in T’di

Business activities in Takoradi are still slow after the general elections on Wednesday. Shops and stores which hitherto did not open on Wednesday all opened on Thursday to sell their goods and wares to buyers and sellers. A visit to the Central Business District in Takoradi specifically the Takoradi Market Circle shows that there are no brisk activities going on ...

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Google data centres to be 100% renewable-powered by 2017

Google has confirmed it will hit its target of offsetting 100% of the energy used at its data centres and offices against power from renewable sources. The firm first made the commitment in 2015 to go 100% renewable by 2017. In a blog, the company said it was now the largest corporate buyer of renewable energy in the world. Fossil ...

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GIMPA graduates urged to impact knowledge

Professor Stephen Adams, Acting Rector of Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), has admonished graduates of Public Sector Management Training Programme (PSMTP) to impact the knowledge gained to improve administration in the public sector. He urged them to harness and integrate their skills to be change ambassadors as far as reforms in the public sector was concerned. Prof ...

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Change Came, “Onaapo” Left… What Next?

The streets were well occupied by folks who clad themselves in red, blue and white colours. They chanted victory songs in order to get the message through: “Change is here!” It was like Charlotte Osei, the EC Boss, had given the permission to these guys to throw the city into pandemonium. With loud horns here and there, chanting of victory ...

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Colombia’s Juan Santos receives Nobel Peace Prize

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has accepted the Nobel Peace Prize of 2016 at a ceremony in the Norwegian capital, Oslo. “It is much more difficult to achieve peace than to wage war,” Santos said in a speech after receiving the prize. “The real prize is the peace in Colombia.” The Norwegian Nobel Committee decided to award the prize to ...

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Gambia refuses entry to ECOWAS head amid election dispute

Gambian authorities have refused entry to the chair of regional body ECOWAS, Ellen Sirleaf Johnson, Senegal’s foreign minister said on Saturday, dampening hopes for a political solution after President Yahya Jammeh rejected the results of elections that he lost on Dec. 1. Jammeh on Friday called for another election in the tiny West African country after narrowly losing to opposition ...

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Balotelli: I could beat Messi and Ronaldo to Ballon d’Or

Former Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli believes that he has the ability to win the Ballon d’Or. The forward, who is currently at Ligue 1 side Nice, feels that injuries are currently holding him back from reaching his potential, but that one day, he could lift the prize. Cristiano Ronaldo is the favourite for 2016’s award, having been the only winner ...

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Russia intervened to help Trump win White House – CIA

The CIA has concluded that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help President-elect Donald Trump win the White House, and not just to undermine confidence in the U.S. electoral system, the Washington Post reported on Friday. Citing U.S. officials briefed on the matter, the Post said intelligence agencies had identified individuals with connections to the Russian government who provided ...

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3 steps to breaking up with someone

Q: You often speak about identifying when a relationship has expired and moving on. I was wondering if you have an opinion on the best way to do that. More so, what is the proper balance when you are telling someone that you are moving on? When you care about someone, the last thing you want is for them to ...

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