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NPP to find replacement for late Yapei-Kusawgu parliamentary candidate
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NPP to find replacement for late Yapei-Kusawgu parliamentary candidate


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The governing New Patriotic Party says it has begun processes to find a replacement for its parliamentary candidate for Yapei-Kusawgu in the Savannah Region.
The replacement has become necessary because the party's representative for the Yapei-Kusawgu constituency in the upcoming 2020 parliamentary polls, Abu Kamara, died in a car crash last Friday while returning to Tamale after inspecting a project in the constituency.
"The National Executive Committee also, in accordance with Article 10(10)(1) of the Party Constitution, empowered the National Steering Committee to find a replacement for the party's Parliamentary Candidate for Yapei-Kusawgu, Mr. Abu Kamara, who sadly lost his life, together with two others on Friday, October 16, 2020, in a fatal car accident", NPP stated.


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Akufo-Addo's 18th COVID-19 update to Ghanaians
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Akufo-Addo's 18th COVID-19 update to Ghanaians


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Forty-five thousand, two hundred and fifty-eight persons had recovered, and two hundred and ninety-seven persons had died.
As at Friday, 16th October, the number of active cases has declined further to three hundred and ninety-eight, with forty-six thousand, six hundred and sixty-four persons fully recovered from the virus, putting our recovery rate at 98.5%. Thirteen more deaths have occurred, bringing the total number of deaths, tragically, to three hundred and ten, out of a total number of five hundred and ten thousand, and seventy-four persons tested.
Football, the passion of the nation, will return in two-weeks; private burials, still, with a maximum of one hundred persons, are being performed; and the limit on the numbers of persons who can attend conferences, workshops and award events, has been lifted, subject to the strict adherence of COVID-19 protocols.


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COVID-19: Tertiary institutions to reopen in January 2021
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COVID-19: Tertiary institutions to reopen in January 2021


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Tertiary schools in the country will resume normal school activities in January 2021.
"SHS 2 and JHS 2 students are back in school, as are some students in tertiary institutions and colleges. Indeed, the academic year for new and continuing University students will commence from January 2021.".
Educational institutions were subsequently reopened in phases for final year students to complete their academic as well as continuing students to complete the academic year.


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Jordan Ayew tests positive for Coronavirus » GhBasecom™
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Jordan Ayew tests positive for Coronavirus » GhBasecom™


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Ghana international, Jordan Ayew has tested positive for Coronavirus after Crystal Palace's manager, Roy Hodgson confirmed the news on Sunday.
Ayew, 29, did not make the team for the clash against Brighton and it seems his positive test for COVID-19 is the reason behind his omission from the team list.
Bernard Mensah, Gideon Mensah, Caleb Ekuban, Joseph Aidoo, and Kassim Nuhu, who were all part of the Ghana team, have tested positive since the friendlies.


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YOLO's Aaron & fiancée drop cute baby bump photos after outdooring
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YOLO's Aaron & fiancée drop cute baby bump photos after outdooring


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Ghanaian actor Aaron Adatsi has dropped lovely baby bump photos after his plush baby outdooring.
YOLO actor, Aaron Adatsi, and his beautiful fiancée, Eyram, have dropped stunning baby bump photos following the birth and subsequent naming ceremony for their son on October 17, 2020.In photos sighted by YEN.com.
One of the baby bump photos saw Aaron seated while his fiancée, Eyram, stood by his side while she rested her arm on his shoulder.


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Shatta Wale Birthday: Fella, Salma, Becca, Moesha, Hajia4Real Attend
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Shatta Wale Birthday: Fella, Salma, Becca, Moesha, Hajia4Real Attend


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The likes of Medikal and his wife Fella Makafui, Salma Mumin, Hajia4Reall, Moesha Boduong, and Becca were all spotted at the party.
Salma joins Shatta Wale to cut the birthday cake: 6.
Young Tik Tok star, Jackline Mensah, met Shatta Wale for the first time at the party: 19.


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COVID-19: Limit on number of persons allowed at conferences lifted
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COVID-19: Limit on number of persons allowed at conferences lifted


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The limit on the number of persons allowed to attend conferences has been lifted.
"The limit on the number of persons who can attend conferences, workshops and award events, has been lifted, subject to the strict adherence of COVID-19 protocols."
The President further urged Ghanaians to continue wearing face masks to ensure that COVID-19 is defeated in Ghana.


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Ghana FA react to Black Stars coronavirus cases
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Ghana FA react to Black Stars coronavirus cases


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"We are informed that some of our Black Stars players have tested positive for Corona virus following their involvement in Ghana's friendly games against Mali and Qatar."
With just about an hour to the start of the game against Mali, the Ghana team Doctors, together with Turkish Health officials conducted another round of tests in the dressing rooms of both Ghana and Mali before kick-off.


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Vote massively for NPP's parliamentary candidate for Akwatia
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Vote massively for NPP's parliamentary candidate for Akwatia


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The Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, has urged residents of Akwatia especially New Patriotic Party sympathizers to eschew all differences and rally behind the party's parliamentary candidate for the constituency, Ernest Kumi.
There are reports that most of the residents in Akwatia are unhappy with happenings in the constituency especially the decision by the incumbent Member of Parliament, Mercy Adu-Gyamfi, popularly known as Ama Sey, not to contest as an independent candidate as earlier suggested.
"The NDC parliamentary candidate has a lot of issues surrounding him so don't make the mistake of voting for him. I am pleading with you not to, in anger, vote for someone who would disgrace the Akwatia constituency."


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Photos and videos from Shatta Wale's all-white birthday party
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Photos and videos from Shatta Wale's all-white birthday party


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Friends and family of Dancehall artiste Shatta Wale turned up at his East Legon residence on Saturday to celebrate his birthday.
The artiste, born Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr organized the party to mark turning 36 on October 17.


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Nsiah-Asare donates motorbikes, others to Ahafo Ano North NPP
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Nsiah-Asare donates motorbikes, others to Ahafo Ano North NPP


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On Saturday, October 17, Dr Anthony Nsiah-Asare, the Presidential Advisor on Health donated four motorbikes and 15 bales of clothes to support the campaign activities in Ahafo Ano North New Patriotic Party.
The campaign team, the MCE and the constituency executives expressed their gratitude to Dr Nsiah-Asare for his unceasing support to the constituency.
During the presentation, Dr Nsiah-Asare said his support to the constituency will continue to strengthen the activities in Ahafo Ano North to retain the seat for the New Patriotic Party.


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Stonebwoy Blocks Sarkodie: Photo Shows how he used to Respect him
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Stonebwoy Blocks Sarkodie: Photo Shows how he used to Respect him


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A photo of Stonebwoy greeting Sarkodie in his wannabe times has surfaced.
A photo showing how Stonebwoy used to revere Sarkodie at the time he was a wannabe musician has popped up.
The throwback photo of Stonebwoy greeting Sarkodie with his left hand behind him.


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Video of Shatta Wale 'grinding' Moesha at his plush b'day dinner drops
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Video of Shatta Wale 'grinding' Moesha at his plush b'day dinner drops


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Shattabration, the plush birthday dinner party held in honour of dancehall star Shatta Wale, has been the trending topic on social media after it was held on October 17, 2020.The party which had many takeaways saw a lot of celebs in attendance and a lot of fun and merrymaking.
Shatta Wale, on the other hand, reacted to Moesha Buduong's moves as he gave off his own dance skills to the admiration of all those gathered at the dinner celebration.
Among the many popular faces that made an appearance at the party were Moesha Boduong, Salma Mumin, Medikal, Fella Makafui, DKB, Hajia4reall and Shatta Wale's dad, Shatta Capo.The night saw a lot of fun and merrymaking with Shatta Wale cutting a very huge birthday cake.


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Shatta Wale Birthday: Michy Tells Why Didn't Go To Shattabration Party
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Shatta Wale Birthday: Michy Tells Why Didn't Go To Shattabration Party


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Shatta Wale held a party to celebrate his 36th birthday on Saturday, October 17, 2020.- His ex-fiancée, Michy, was absent from the grand party dubbed #Shattabration.
Michy had been highly tipped to attend the birthday and she even gave subtle hints of going after she sent a lovely birthday message to Shatta Wale but she ended up not showing.
A fan named Shatta Millz who was expecting Michy to attend the birthday party of Shatta took to one of her most recent posts on Facebook to express disappointment.


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Proud Woman Shows off her tiny new car, Leaves Mzansi Divided
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Proud Woman Shows off her tiny new car, Leaves Mzansi Divided


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A woman took to Twitter to share pictures of herself standing beside her brand-new car.
A proud twitter user recently took to the app to celebrate her literally small milestone - buying a brand-new but tiny vehicle.
Posting under the Twitter handle TakaTina1, the woman posted a picture of herself standing next to the red car with the caption, "Look at God." She posted the heartwarming picture in celebration of buying the new car for herself.


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Spurs throw away three-goal lead as West Ham grab remarkable draw
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Spurs throw away three-goal lead as West Ham grab remarkable draw


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Tottenham somehow contrived to throw away a three-goal lead as West Ham grabbed a remarkable 3-3 draw in their dramatic Premier League clash.
Heung-Min Son scored in the opening 45 seconds and Harry Kane got two all inside the first 16 minutes, but late goals from Fabian Balbuena, a bizarre Davinson Sanchez own goal and a Manuel Lanzini screamer saw West Ham snatch a point in injury time.


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Details Drop On The Arrest Of Popular Ghanaian Dancer Incredible Zigi
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Details Drop On The Arrest Of Popular Ghanaian Dancer Incredible Zigi


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News emerged earlier today that popular Ghanaian dancer Incredible Zigi was arrested at East Legon by the police.
Zigi stated on his social media pages that he was arrested by Ghanaian police because of his looks.
Zigi also revealed that he was made to pay some monies to the police so he could be free, an act which the law frowns against.


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Delay wins Most Outstanding Woman award at GOWA 2020
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Delay wins Most Outstanding Woman award at GOWA 2020


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Delay and Nana Ama McBrown posing with their awards.
"Because as a university dropout and look at where I am today? I am the woman of the year and I am dedicating this award to women in all industries".
She had earlier picked up the Outstanding Woman TV Personality for her television program, the Delay Show which has been running since 2008.


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Ophelia Hayford officially replaces late husband as Mfantseman Parliamentary Candidate
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Ophelia Hayford officially replaces late husband as Mfantseman Parliamentary Candidate


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The New Patriotic Party has confirmed the wife of the late Ekow Hayford as their 2020 Parliamentary Candidate for the Mfansteman Constituency.
Mrs Ophelia Hayford replaces her late husband who was murdered by some unknown assailants on Friday, October 9, while returning from a campaign tour.
According to NEC, the party had extensive consultations with all stakeholders including the constituents of Mfantseman before Mrs Ophelia Hayford was selected to be the parliamentary candidate.


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NPP gurus storm Akwatia for unity walk; Ama Sey 'missing'
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NPP gurus storm Akwatia for unity walk; Ama Sey 'missing'


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Some national and regional executives of the ruling New Patriotic Party on Sunday stormed the Akwatia Constituency in the Eastern Region for a unity walk as victory appear uncertain for the party in December.
The walk saw multitude of NPP supporters participating but conspicuously missing was the embittered Member of Parliament for Akwatia Mercy Adu Gyamfi popularly known as Ama Sey who was expected to participate in the event to demonstrate reconciliation and unity.
The Member of Parliament for Akwatia Mercy Adu Gyamfi had earlier boycotted a mini-rally held for President Akufo-Addo during his visit to Akwatia as part of his four-day campaign tour of the Eastern region.


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