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Six People Die Daily And 2,000 Perish Annually Through Road Traffic Crashes In Ghana

The carnage on our roads has become one of the leading causes of deaths in Ghana. On the average, six people die daily and 2,000 perish annually through road traffic crashes; a situation that poses a major threat to the road transport sector, the Motor Transport and Traffic Directorate (MTTD) of the Ghana Police service has revealed. The Head of

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Ex-UBS Trader Adoboli gets last minute reprieve from deportation

The 38-year-old Ghanaian banker convicted of the UK’s biggest fraud, Kweku Adoboli has won a bid to delay being deported to Ghana. This is because a judge has awarded a judicial review for the case. Adoboli was set to be deported to Ghana on Tuesday, 18th September 2018 in accordance with the UK law which states that, if a foreign

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Ex-UBS Trader Kweku Adoboli Who ‘Gambled Away $1.4B’ To Be Deported To Ghana

The lawyer of Kweku Adoboli, a former UBS banker convicted for causing the biggest trading loss in British banking history will on Monday make a final attempt to prevent his imminent deportation a day later by filing for a judicial review. Adoboli’s solicitor Jacqueline McKenzie told reporters at a press conference Thursday that her client is due to be deported

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Kofi Annan To Be Buried Today In Ghana

The late former United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, will be buried today, Thursday, 13 September 2018, after laying-in-state at the foyer of the Accra International Conference Center (AICC) for three days. A burial service will be held on Thursday morning followed by a private burial at the New Military Cemetery, with full military honours and a 17-gun salute. Several Heads

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Prof Kingsley Moghalu Attends Kofi Annan’s Burial In Ghana

Professor Kingsley Moghalu, Young Progressive Party (YPP)’s presidential candidate and former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, is currently in Ghana for the 3-day state funeral of the late former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan, who died in Geneva Switzerland. Prof Moghalu, who developed a mentorship with the late UN boss during a 17 year service as a United

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Video: Mortal Remains Of Kofi Annan Leaves Geneva For Accra

A United Nations (UN) plane carrying the mortal remains of the former Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Busumuru Kofi Annan has set off from Geneva, Switzerland to Accra, Ghana. The casket, draped in a UN flag, is accompanied by his wife, children and some UN officials. The body of the global icon will be received at a brief ceremony

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