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FAME, MONEY AND SUCCESS WILL NOT TAKE AWAY YOUR FEARS

Your fears, anxieties, and other problems have the best of you and you don’t know where to turn for help. At some point you feel totally helpless as you struggle each day. You can have all the money in the world and be well known by many people, but when it comes down to it, none of it matters when it comes ...

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8 Flooding tips to help you stay safe

It is the rainy season and given the poor drainage system in Ghana, the floods are likely to recur. We therefore need to protect ourselves. We put the together the safety tips below. They are by no means exhaustive so please share with us your suggestions or ideas too. If flooding begins in your area, go to higher ground immediately. ...

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Akon’s Solar Power Initiative Aims To Bring Electricity To 600 Million People In Africa

This isn’t just another charitable celebrity contribution. This might be the most ambitious charitable endeavor ever. R&B singer Akon has launched an initiative aiming to bring electricity to 600 million people in Africa. The Akon Lighting Africa initiative has started the Solar Academy, which will help African engineers harness the sun’s energy to produce electricity for the target of 600 million ...

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We don’t need sympathy, fix the flood issue – Nduom to Mahama

Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom Founder of the Progressive People’s party (PPP), Paa Kwesi Nduom has rubbished President Mahama’s attempts to sympathise with victims of Wednesday’s deadly floods and chastised him and his government for failing to fix Accra’s perennial floods once and for all. According to him, the president had failed to implement promises he made in previous years to ...

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Over 96 bodies recovered from GOIL filling station fire

Officials from the Ghana National Fire Service have confirmed to Citi News that over 96 bodies have been retrieved from the debris of the GOIL filling station at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra which was gutted by fire on Wednesday evening. Deputy Public Relations Officer of the Ghana National Fire Service, Prince Billy Anaglatey confirmed  this to Citi News‘ editor, Richard Mensah. According ...

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Gov’t Pays Whooping Sums To 11 Companies For No Work Done!!! – Ace Ankomah

Private Legal practitioner and founding member of Occupy Ghana, Ace Ankomah has expressed disappointment in critics making strenuous attempts to pin down Occupy Ghana and its members as a partisan group. According to him, those critics who have made it their game to run down members of Occupy Ghana are “feeble-minded”. Speaking in an exclusive interview with host Kwami Sefa ...

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Teaching Children Self-Control

THE CHALLENGE Your six-year-old seems to have no concept of self-restraint. If he sees something he wants, he wants it now! If he gets angry, he sometimes lashes out. ‘Is this normal behavior for a child?’ you wonder. ‘Is it just a phase that he will outgrow, or is it the time for me to teach him self-control?’ * WHAT YOU ...

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10 Ways to Raise a Competent, Confident Child

So are kids today really less confident than they used to be?  I don’t know, and I haven’t seen any research to support that claim.  But it certainly stands to reason that the more practice children have engaging with the world and managing themselves and their lives, the more confidence and competence they’ll develop. And I don’t think it’s news ...

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Ghanaian Surgeon writes angry letter to Spanish Ambassador

A Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon at the KorleBu Teaching Hospital, Dr. Agbeko Ocloo, has written to the Spanish Ambassador protesting the refusal of a visa to him without proper justification. Dr. Ocloo feels insulted at the suggestion that he would not return to Ghana if he was granted the visa. He said he is too comfortable with modest investments and will ...

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Korea Eximbank Opens Office in Ghana

The Export-Import Bank of Korea (Korea Eximbank) held a ceremony for the opening of its office in Accra, the capital of Ghana, on May 28, it said. The office will support social and economic infrastructure development projects in the region with South Korea’s Economic Development Cooperation Fund (EDCF), Korea Eximbank said. Korea Eximbank said, about 100 key persons participated in ...

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