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Kenya’s President Ruto Dissolves Entire Cabinet

President William Ruto has announced the dismissal of all members of his Cabinet. During a media briefing at State House Nairobi on July 11, President Ruto stated that only Prime Cabinet Secretary Musalia Mudavadi will retain his position. Additionally, the office of Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua remains unaffected by this …

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Parliament passes National Service Authority Bill 2024

Parliament has passed the National Service Authority Bill 2024 on Tuesday, July 9. The house was unanimous in giving the national service autonomy, TV3’s Komla Klutse reported from Parliament. The Executive Director of the National Service Scheme, Osei Assibey Antwi, who addressed the media on this development said that with …

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“Mahama Will Never Win 2024 Elections, He Doesn’t Have Ideas” – Akuffo Addo 

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that John Dramani Mahama, the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), should not win the upcoming December elections due to his perceived lack of innovative ideas. Akufo-Addo pointed to Mahama’s past performance, particularly his defeat during his second attempt at reelection, as …

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Police Declare Seven Individuals Wanted in Connection with Ayawaso West Wuogon NPP Office Attack

The Ghana Police Service has identified and issued a warrant for the arrest of seven individuals linked to the attack and vandalism of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) office in Ayawaso West Wuogon, which occurred on Sunday, July 7, 2024. The individuals sought by the police are: 1. Alhaji Issah …

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Teacher Remanded After Flogging Pupil to Death in Anambra

One Faith Nwoye, a primary school teacher at Landmark International School in Mgbakwu, Anambra State, Nigeria, has been remanded in a correctional facility following the tragic death of her eight-year-old pupil, Henry Okonkwo, whom she reportedly flogged. The incident prompted legal action after a petition was filed against the school’s …

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Tamale: Banvim Community on Edge Following Discovery of Two Murdered Children

Tension is mounting in Banvim, a community within the Kakpagyili electoral area of the Northern Region, following the suspected murder of two children. The victims, Arafat and Ayaa, disappeared on Saturday, June 22, 2024, after telling their parents they were visiting a neighbor but failed to return. According to Citi …

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Retired Pastor Hit and Killed by Speeding Taxi in Kasoa

A fatal accident took place on Monday, June 24, 2024, between 11 AM and noon, when a retired pastor was struck and killed by a speeding taxi in Kasoa. UTV Ghana correspondent Jacob Kubi reported on the incident. The victim, Pastor Koranteng, a retired pastor of the Apostolic Church in …

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Police Investigate Destruction of Structure in Pusiga

The Ghana Police Service is investigating the destruction of a structure in Pusiga, Upper East Region. The incident, involving some local youth, took place on Saturday, June 22, 2024. Contrary to reports claiming the destruction was due to political rivalry, the police clarified it stemmed from a misunderstanding between the …

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Fire Engulfs Christ Embassy Headquarters in Lagos

A fire has engulfed the headquarters of Christ Embassy Church in the Oregun area of Ikeja, Lagos State. Eyewitnesses confirmed the incident to Channels Television, and multiple videos on social media platform X depict the large edifice in flames. The fire, which started early Sunday, has caused substantial damage to …

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Medical Laboratory Workers Suspend Strike

The Medical Laboratory Professional Workers Union (MELPWU) has suspended its strike, which began on June 17, in protest of the government’s delay in addressing their service conditions. The strike was called off following an intervention by the National Labour Commission (NLC) on June 20, which instructed the union to cease …

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