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Ghanaian defender Derrick Kohn scores own goal in Dutch Eredivisie
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Ghanaian defender Derrick Kohn scores own goal in Dutch Eredivisie


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The 22-year-old's goal contributed to Willem's 2-0 defeat at home.

Forward Donyell Malen opened the scoring in the 26th minute before Kohn's own goal in the second half.

He joined Willem from Bayern Munich in 2020, signing a three-year contract.


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EPL: Fulham relegated after Burnley defeat – Citi Sports Online


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The damage was done before the break as Burnley struck twice in the final 10 minutes of the first half at Craven Cottage.

Chris Wood then lashed in a second from the edge of the area to score his 50th goal for Burnley and consign Fulham to the drop.

It leaves Scott Parker's side 10 points from safety with three games remaining and heading back to the Championship at the first time of asking.


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Weija Gbawe Municipal Assembly to begin bridge construction on Densu River
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Weija Gbawe Municipal Assembly to begin bridge construction on Densu River


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The Weija Gbawe Municipal Assembly has begun the construction of a 50-meter length bridge on the Densu River to link old Weija to New Weija.

In times past, residents and school children at Old Weija struggled to cross to New Weija when the dam is spilled with some even resorting to the use of canoes to cross to the other end.

The construction of the bridge according to the assembly will ease the traffic situation on the Mallam junction to Weija junction road. The Municipal Chief Executive for Weija Gbawe, Patrick Kumor is optimistic the project will be completed in six months.


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The Ladies On Date Rush Were Not Smart Like My Wife
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The Ladies On Date Rush Were Not Smart Like My Wife


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Ignatius of TV3's Date Rush fame has finally opened up about why he rejected the ladies on the show and married someone else.

According to Ignatius in an interview with Zionfelix on the uncut show, even though the ladies on the Date Rush Show were pretty, they were not smart enough for him hence the reason he decided not to date any of them.

According to him, he met her after he became popular for 'snubbing' all the Date Rush ladies even though two ladies left their rushes on for him the entire time.


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Afia Schwar reveals what will make her have an interview on the Delay Show
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Afia Schwar reveals what will make her have an interview on the Delay Show


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Afia Schwarzenegger has revealed the condition(s) that will make her show up on one of Ghana's undoubtedly best TV shows, The Delay Show hosted by Deloris Frimpong Manso-Delay.

A few years back Afia Schwar and Delay were very close friends.


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Schlupp excited to have played a part in Crystal Palace's win over Sheffield United


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Palace secured their safety ticket against Sheffield United with four games left in the season, and Schlupp sees this as part of a solid finish to the season.

The 28-year-old played a role in Palace survival, he made 23 appearances for the Eagles and scored two goals.


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Owusu-Bempah apologises for insulting Ghanaians celebs
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Owusu-Bempah apologises for insulting Ghanaians celebs


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The celebrities had joined the social media movement to demand an improvement in the living conditions of Ghanaians.

Reacting to the protest, the state officer in a write-up on social media described the celebrities involved in the movement as 'social misfits' whose behaviour can be 'akin to drunken behaviour', thus, unfit to dictate to President Akufo-Addo on what to do.


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Arsenal identifies Sander Berge as an ideal partner for Thomas Partey next season
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Arsenal identifies Sander Berge as an ideal partner for Thomas Partey next season


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With Dani Ceballos set to return to the parent club, Real Madrid, the Gunners are looking at the Norway international as the man to partner Partey next season.

Sander Berge who has a release clause of £35m, has been tipped to leave the relegated Sheffield at the end of the season.

Partey has had a tough first campaign in the Premier League after a bright start fizzled out.


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Repented Nana Agradaa visits Chief Imam for blessings » GhBasecom™
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Repented Nana Agradaa visits Chief Imam for blessings » GhBasecom™


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Popular Ghanaian fetish priestess, Nana Agradaa who is now referred to as Evangelist Patricia Oduro has paid a visit to the National Chief Imam, His Eminence Sheikh Osman Nuhu Sharubutu.

Photos of her visit to the Chief Imam has gone viral on social media and has drawn mixed reactions from Ghanaians.

While some praised her for respecting hierarchy and seeking the blessings of the Imam, some expressed anger for taking her comic charade to the doors of the Imam.


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Guild of Youth development against splitting of five percent youth fund
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Guild of Youth development against splitting of five percent youth fund


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A statement signed by Mr. Emmanuel Papa Asan, the President said the strategic advantages that Youth Development Work and Service Delivery offered as a contribution to National Development and Growth was enormous.

The GYDP is a fraternity of professionals in all aspects of youth development whose experience cut across a wide range of the youth population.

In the same vein, we appeal to all Youth Development Stakeholders including dispassionate followers of Sports, who are disgusted at the many longstanding infractions characteristics in their fold to stand up for objectivity and rally behind the GYDP and its affiliates in this noble cause to protect youth development resources, it added.


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Stacy Amoateng and daughter win awards at Africa Business and Arts Awards
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Stacy Amoateng and daughter win awards at Africa Business and Arts Awards


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Television personality Stacy Amoateng and her daughter Calista Meusique Ama Adoma Amoateng were recipients of prestigious awards at the just concluded Africa Business and Arts Awards.

Stacy grabbed awards for 'Woman of Excellence' and 'Philanthropist of the Year' awards, while 15-year-old rapper Calista was adjudged the 'Emerging Artist of the Year'.


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Twene Jonas blasts Kennedy Osei for urging youth to sleep more
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Twene Jonas blasts Kennedy Osei for urging youth to sleep more


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Social media sensation Twene Jonas, in his usual style, has descended heavily on the General Manager of Despite Media for encouraging the youth to prioritise sleep as a healthy way of living.

Kennedy Osei had in a post on Instagram urged the youth to stop listening to motivational speakers who condemn good sleeping habits as a lazy approach to success in life.


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Board chairman of Legon Cities FC donates to Oti Muslim community
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Board chairman of Legon Cities FC donates to Oti Muslim community


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They items included a Cow, bags of Rice, assorted drinks, water, cooking Oil, packs of Indomie noodles, biscuits and a cash donation which was received by the Regional Chief Imam Salihu Yussif on behalf of the Muslim Community.

In a brief speech, Communications Manager of the Club Kwame Dwomoh-Agyemang who represented Hon Atikpo said that the donation was an act by the Board Chair to support the Muslim Community during the period of the Ramadan and to give back to the society.

Receiving the items on behalf of the Muslim Community, Imam Salihu Yussif thanked the Honorable Member for the donation and pledged to use the products for the entire community.


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Akufo-Addo meets families of May 9 disaster
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Akufo-Addo meets families of May 9 disaster


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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday assured the May 9 Foundation, a philanthropic organisation, of the government's support for its public-spirited activities.

Commiserating with the victims of the disaster, the President further reiterated government's commitment, through the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and other relevant agencies to ensure that the disaster did not repeat itself.

Mr Mensah praised the President for being the first to grant audience to the victims of the disaster since the incident and expressed his gratitude for the support received over the years.


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The world's most valuable football clubs in 2021
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The world's most valuable football clubs in 2021


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Nine football clubs feature on the 2021 Forbes list of the most valuable sports teams in the world, which remains largely dominated by NFL franchises.

Manchester United - $4.2bn. Overall position: 11th. Value change over last five years: +27%. Manchester United have seen their valuation grow at a slower rate over the last five years than any of the other football clubs on this list.


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Food Security key to ECOWAS peace and development
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Food Security key to ECOWAS peace and development


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Speaking at the virtual International Conference on the West African Food Security Storage System in Accra on Monday, May 10, Vice President Bawumia said although individual countries are making efforts towards ensuring local food security, a concerted, collective effort is important to ensure security for all.

Reminding the meeting, attended by Ministers of Agriculture of the 15-member Economic Community of West African via virtual link, of the historically close links between the countries, Vice President Bawumia said the time to act collectively is now.


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Lady Shockingly Reveals How Her Father Faked His Death And Left To Another Country To Father Another Child And Celebrate Mother's Day With Another Woman » GhBasecom™
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Lady Shockingly Reveals How Her Father Faked His Death And Left To Another Country To Father Another Child And Celebrate Mother's Day With Another Woman » GhBasecom™


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According to the young lady, her biological father died in a car Accident some years back and to the shock of her life, she saw him posing with another lady in a picture she saw online.

Her curious got the better of her and made her ask the lady how she got to know him, only for the lady to come to the realization that the man she thought was dead was alive and well in another country.

Read through the full chat of how everything went below;.


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Students of Takoradi Technical University reject certificate
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Students of Takoradi Technical University reject certificate


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Some students of the Takoradi Technical University have rejected the Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering certificates issued to them by the university upon completion of the programme in 2020.

TTU was running the programme in affiliation with the Cape Coast Technical University and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, USA. However, upon completion of the programme in July 2020 and graduation in October, TTU issued them the certificates without any reference to CTU and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.

He said the grading system and syllabus used during the duration of the course came from CTU and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical University they expected the certificates to be issued by those institutions and not TTU. The Course Leader explained that though the aggrieved students had met the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of TTU, Prof. Victor Kwaku Bondze Micah, on the issue, nothing concrete came out of the meeting.


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MP leads residents to fix bad roads as gov't delays
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MP leads residents to fix bad roads as gov't delays


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Residents used manpower to clear heaps of sand on the road, weed the narrow portions and filled some portholes to reduce accidents.

Some residents say governments have neglected the road hence the current deplorable state.

They called on President Akufo Addo to fulfil promise made to the people of upper Manya in 2017 that, roads in the area will be constructed and tarred for voting for the NPP Parliamentary candidate in the area.


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Cedar Mountain supports Citi FM's dormitory project at BASCO orphanage with GHS25,000
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Cedar Mountain supports Citi FM's dormitory project at BASCO orphanage with GHS25,000


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The Cedar Mountain Chapel International of the Assemblies of God Church, Shiashie, Accra, has donated GHS25,000 in support of the Citi FM Foundation's 30-bed girls' dormitory project for the Baptist School Complex and Orphanage, at Trotor near Suhum in the Eastern Region.

The Citi FM Foundation had asked its cherished listeners and viewers of Citi TV to support the project.

Donations can be made at the front desk of Citi FM and Citi TV, behind the Adabraka Police Station, in Accra.


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