DRIVE FOREIGNERS OUT OF RETAIL MARKETS — GUTA.

DRIVE FOREIGNERS OUT OF RETAIL MARKETS — GUTA. The Ashanti regional branch of the Ghana Union Traders Association (GUTA) has given the government 72 hours to drive foreigners out of retail businesses in the country or face their wrath. According to the association, it will resort to wide-range of biting measures after the 72 hours. Addressing an angry crowd of traders in Kumasi last Tuesday, after demonstrating through some principal streets in the metropolis, the Regional Secretary of GUTA, Mr Mohammed Ali, said most of their businesses had collapsed because of the unfair competition from the foreigners, most of whom brought in cheaper goods and had lower interest rates on

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VIDEO: ONE CORNER DANCE: HERE IS HOW NURSES CELEBRATED ‘ALLAWANCE’ RESTORATIO FROM PRESIDENT NANA ADDO.

VIDEO: ONE CORNER DANCE: HERE IS HOW NURSES CELEBRATED ‘ALLAWANCE’ RESTORATIO FROM PRESIDENT NANA ADDO. In a video that has gone viral on social media, the jubilant nurses are seen displaying ‘one corner’ moves as the song is played at the background. The trainee nurses who were present at the launch of the restoration of their allowance danced to the ‘one corner’ song as a way of celebrating the event. In a video that has gone viral on social media, the jubilant nurses are seen displaying ‘one corner’ moves as the song is played at the background. The ‘one corner’ dance is a crazy dance accompanied with extra energy that

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58,000 TRAINEE NURSES TO BENEFIT FROM ALLOWANCE.

58,000 TRAINEE NURSES TO BENEFIT FROM ALLOWANCE. Nursing Trainee students receiving text prompts on their mobile phones upon receiving the allowances. Fifty-eight thousand midwife and nurse trainees are to benefit from the restoration of the nurse and midwife trainees’ allowance which was launched by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in Sunyani yesterday. In the 2017/18 academic year, the government is to spend GH¢232 million to pay the allowances of the beneficiaries who will receive GH¢400 each per month for the next 10 months. EuphoriaA number of midwife and nurse trainees from across the country who attended the launch of the restoration of the allowance could not hide their joy as

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REVIEWS AND SEAMLESS PAYMENT METHODS TAKE LEAD AS DRIVERS IN ONLINE PURCHASE.

REVIEWS AND SEAMLESS PAYMENT METHODS TAKE LEAD AS DRIVERS IN ONLINE PURCHASE. As the world celebrates this year’s Customer Service Week, this article seeks to provide insightful data and analysis on online purchase trends, especially for hotel booking customers; facilitated by leading online hotel booking company Jumia Travel. An analysis of the Q3 Customer Behavior and Online Trends released by Jumia Travel (Jumia Group) the leading online travel booking company, reveals insights into customer shopping habits and forecasts predictions for online hotel bookings. The report indicates that while desktop bookings still take lead in the flight and hotel booking frontier, mobile devices continue to grow their following, giving a positive

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MUSLIMS IN CHINA SAY THEY ARE BEING TOLD TO HAND OVER QURANS OR FACE ‘HARSH PUNISHMENTS’.

MUSLIMS IN CHINA SAY THEY ARE BEING TOLD TO HAND OVER QURANS OR FACE ‘HARSH PUNISHMENTS’. ‘Every single ethnic Uyghur must hand in any Islam-related items,’ claims exile group. Men walk to the Id Kah Mosque for morning prayers in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, China, in March 2017 REUTERS. Chinese authorities are ordering Muslims in the country to hand over their prayer mats and copies of the Quran or else face punishment, it has been reported. Officials in Xinjiang province have warned members of the Uyghur ethnic minority they must surrender religious items on pain of “harsh punishments”, according to an exile leader. “We received a notification saying that every

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GHANAIAN MEN ARE AFRAID TO PROPOSE TO US – MILITARY WOMEN CRY OUT

GHANAIAN MEN ARE AFRAID TO PROPOSE TO US – MILITARY WOMEN CRY OUT. A group of military women have blamed their singleness on the timidity of some Ghanaian men, saying they (men) lack the courage to propose to them.According to them, their statuses as military women mostly strikes fear into men, and that is the reason why they find it difficult to marry. This, they believe, is the main reason for their singleness, adding that in terms beauty, they can match any civilian lady in the country. “When we took the hard decision to defend and serve mother Ghana we never anticipated that it was going to cost us an

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PAPERLESS PORT RECORDS GHc 69m IN A SINGLE DAY – IMANI BOS EXTOLS GOV’T

PAPERLESS PORT RECORDS GHc 69m IN A SINGLE DAY – IMANI BOS EXTOLS GOV’T. The President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe has claimed that an initial assessment of the implementation of the paperless system at the country’s ports has shown a “record” revenue collection improvement in just a single day. According to him, revenue at the port increased to GHc69 million in just a day – a figure he said is impressive after the implementation of the system. The policy Think-tank boss who could not hide his joy took to his Facebook page to share that indeed “Ghana’s Paperless System is working”. He however heaped praise on President Nana Addo

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THESE PHOTOS OF NANA ADDO WITH THE FIRST GHANA ID CARD WILL MAKE YOU BELIEVE IN GHANA AGAIN

THESE PHOTOS OF NANA ADDO WITH THE FIRST GHANA ID CARD WILL MAKE YOU BELIEVE IN GHANA AGAIN. Some few days ago, the Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia in a press conference mentioned that, the National Identification System will take effect in November but in the interim, it will be launched in September and the president will be the first person to have his ID to signify the way forward on 15th September 2017, which is today. True to his words, President Nana Addo had his ID card and he took to his Facebook page to express his profound gratitude to the team behind the rollout.                

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NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION AUTHORITY UNVEILS NEW ID CARD, READIES FOR MASSIVE REGISTRATION

NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION AUTHORITY UNVEILS NEW ID CARD, READIES FOR MASSIVE REGISTRATION. The National Identification Authority has outdoored a new national identification card, with the promise to launch its massive registration exercise in the coming days. At a news briefing in Accra Wednesday, NIA Executive Director, Professor Ken Agyemang Attefuah said the Authority is prepared to embark the exercise projected to formalise Ghana’s economy. “The National Identification Authority is ready to provide Ghanaians with a modern robust national identification system and a smart ID card that will meet the modern aspirations of the people of Ghana and carry us into the future,” he said. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is expected

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PAPERLESS: PORT REVENUE SHOOTS FROM GHC130m TO GHC230m

PAPERLESS: PORT REVENUE SHOOTS FROM GHC130m TO GHC230m. Revenue collection at the ports in the first week of September has shot up to GHC230 million compared to the GHC130 million which was raised same time last year, Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has revealed. He said the development is as a result of the paperless system which has been introduced at the ports. “On September 1, we launched the paperless [system], but of course not without attempts to actually derail the process, because it’s hurting a lot of people who were making free money and people who used to take two weeks to clear a container after one day of delay

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THIS YOUNG GHANAIAN GRADUATE IS A SNAIL FARMER AND HER STORY IS ALL THE INSPIRATION YOU NEED TODAY

THIS YOUNG GHANAIAN GRADUATE IS A SNAIL FARMER AND HER STORY IS ALL THE INSPIRATION YOU NEED TODAY. Her name is Maame Abena Serwah Donkor. A graduate of Accra Polytechnic with a certification in Operations & Supply Chain Management. IMAGE: MAAME ABENA SERWAH DONKOR/FACEBOOK She also happens to be the Head of Sales and Marketing of Reality Sports Consult. Will you be surprised if we tell you she’s a snail farmer? Well! she is and she has also trained others to start their own farms which are quite commendable. She posted her story on Facebook and you need to read it. This is indeed the new Ghana. Read her story below: Hi! My name is

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