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Chiraa Hene Attributes Fatalities On Sunyani-techiman Stretch Of Road To Bad Nature Of Road And Carelessness On The Part Of Some Drivers

Written by | October 6, 2016 | 0
The Chief of Chiraa in the Sunyani West District, Barimah Minta Afari has expressed concerns on the nature of the Sunyani-Chiraa-Techiman road which has become a death trap and has expressed his readiness to team up with stakeholders to find a solution to it. Speaking on Suncity Radio Morning Show in Sunyani, Barima Mintah Afari attributed the spate of fatalities on the road to both the bad nature of the roads and the carelessness exhibited by drivers especially tipper truck drivers. He said he has personally informed the Regional Minister, Mr. Eric Opoku and the latter expressed the hope that something positive will be done. He cautioned drivers who ply on the road to be extra cautious and avoid over-speeding. The caution comes after an accident yesterday which claimed two lives with the third

Akufo-Addo stoned at Klottey Korle rally

Written by | October 6, 2016 | 0
An unidentified person in the crowd at a New Patriotic Party (NPP) rally at Osu on Wednesday hurled a missile at opposition leader Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as he addressed supporters. Mr Akufo-Addo was on the second leg of his tour of the Greater Accra Region which earlier took him to Alajo in the Ayawaso Central constituency and subsequently to Osu Klottey Korle on Wednesday, October 5. The three-time presidential aspirant had told party faithful of the need to vote out President Mahama and the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) following their alleged mismanagement of the economy and to give him a chance to become president to reverse the hardship foisted on Ghanaians by the government. But as the 72-year-old began to plead with supporters to also vote for the NPP’s parliamentary

South Africa’s FAFA Creations to launch brand in Ghana

Written by | October 6, 2016 | 0
A leading fashion brand in South Africa, FAFA Creations has expressed interested in launching its brand in Ghana as part of efforts to extend its business to key markets on the continent. The brand that produces quality African clothing and jewelry says it is considering taking advantage of the growing fashion industry in Ghana to introduce its variety African fashion products to the Ghanaian market. FAFA Creations is participating in the 2016 Accra Fashion week which starts on Thursday [October 6] to Sunday at the Trade Fair center. Founder and CEO of FAFA Creations, Tanya Kagnaguine said “the team came all the way from South Africa to participate in the event because of our interest to launch the brand in Ghana.” She said her collections which symbolizes the beauty of the African continent

Two Brussels police officers stabbed in suspected terror attack

Written by | October 5, 2016 | 0
 A knife-wielding assailant stabbed two policemen in a Brussels district known as a hotbed of jihadism on Wednesday as one of the Belgian capital’s main train stations was briefly closed due to a bomb scare. Police then shot the suspect in the leg and arrested the unnamed individual. The assailant lunged for the officers in a busy main road in Schaerbeek, the neighbourhood of Brussels where the terrorists behind the airport and metro attacks of March 22 had set up their bomb making factory. Sponsored storie Several terror suspects linked to the Brussels blasts, in which 32 people were killed and around 300 injured, were based there, as were members of the commando behind the attacks in Paris last November, in which 130 died. While the assailant said nothing during the attack,

Nana Akufo-Addo’s Government Won’t Arrest Innocent Beings – Eastern Patriots

Written by | October 5, 2016 | 0
Nana Akufo-Addo – the flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party is an incorruptible man who believes in rule of law – a course he has dedicated his life to since the early stage of his youth. Eastern Patriots have observed the recent apprehension “Nana Akufo-Addo will jail us if he wins” by the bigwigs of the ruling NDC government. It baffles us as to why this has become the campaign message of the ruling NDC. Nana Akufo-Addo when voted for as president of the Republic of Ghana in the coming December poll, will not arrest innocent people. However, in accordance of the laws of the land, his government will scrutinize and retrieve all monies which have been dubiously squandered from the coffers of the state in the name of dubious judgment debt and bloated contracts. The fear

Cod may have regional accents, scientists say

Written by | October 5, 2016 | 0
Scientists are attempting to discover if Cornish cod moving north with climate change will be able to understand the accents of their Scouse counterparts. Experts believe the fish, which make sounds with their swim bladders to attract mates, may have regional accents – and if males cannot “chat up” females who speak a different dialect it could threaten their ability to breed. There are also concerns that noise pollution from boats and other marine activities could be drowning out the “gossip” cod need to establish territories, raise the alarm and for mating. Prof Steve Simpson, from the University of Exeter, who is leading the research, said cod had a series of vocalisations, with the ability to change the patterns of their sounds, producing thumps, growls and different frequencies. They

Lecturer Marks B’day With Psychiatric Inmates By Daily Guide

Written by | October 5, 2016 | 0
A former finance lecturer at the Presbyterian University College (PUC), Tema Campus, Yaw Ohemeng Kyei, has donated items to the inmates of the Accra Psychiatric Hospital to mark his birthday. Mr Ohemeng Kyei also provided lunch for the inmates, danced, interacted and made merry with them. He adopted one of the wards in the facility, assuring that he would help to provide the necessary items and drugs needed to take care of the inmates. Speaking to DAILY GUIDE, he revealed, “I am subscriber of the paper who was touched by a publication in the paper that the facility even lacks A4 sheets among other logistics. I took the decision to spend my birthday with the inmates who I consider to be great people with great future and destinies.” He expressed his appreciation to God for adding another


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Old mining site is new hub for green energy revolution

Written by | October 1, 2016 | 0
Five years after EnergyVille was launched, the research centre for sustainable and intelligent energy systems has officially opened its new carbon-neutral headquarters, on a former mining site in the Waterschei district of Genk. The researchers in the Limburg centre are working on the transition to a society powered by renewable energy, focusing on urban environments. University of Leuven (KU Leuven) professor Ronnie Belmans, the CEO of EnergyVille, has big ambitions for the organisation. “When I studied in the 1970s, we had the international oil crises, and nothing has fundamentally changed since then,” he said at the opening. “Now is the time for a true energy revolution.” EnergyVille was established in 2011 by the KU Leuven, the Flemish Institute for Technological Research (Vito)