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Teshie Chieftaincy Dispute: 1 Person Shot With Several Houses Burnt

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Teshie Wulono's Shrine set ablaze

One person has been injured from gunshot wounds in renewed chieftaincy dispute ahead of the Homowo celebrations.

Also, several houses were burnt, including the Teshie Wulomo’s Palace displacing more than 50 persons in the area.

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The secretary to the Osabu-Ayiku Wulomo, whose palace was torched, explained that there was a clash between two Teshie groups, the Mantse and Shikitele, after embarking on a fishing expedition to mark the harvesting of fish.

According to John Adjetey Kommey, there were gunshots that led to an individual being shot in the leg.

He alleged that the Mantse group proceeded to the family houses of the rival group and burnt two funeral parlours to the ground.

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“On their way from the fishing expedition, the Mantse group started pelting stones against the other group, and they also retaliated with gunshots.

“Unfortunately, one person was shot in the leg. The Mantse group then proceeded to some of the family houses in the Tseiwe quarter.

“Two funeral parlours were burnt, and they proceeded to the family house, and they burnt that family house too,” he narrated.

Meanwhile, the police have arrested nine people following the disturbance.

 

 

 

 

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Ghana Twitter Celebrates Dr. Kwame Nkrumah With All The Accolades

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Ghana Twitter Celebrates Dr. Kwame Nkrumah With All The Accolades

 

As the country celebrates the birthday of its first President, Dr Kwame Nkrumah, many people both young and old have taken to social media to celebrate him with the hashtag Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day.

Today’s statutory public holiday followed the passage of the Public Holiday Amendment Bill into law in March 2019 by the rulling government.

After leading the Convention People’s Party to victory to form a government, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah became the leader of government business in 1951.

The move, eventually led Ghana, formally the Gold Coast to independence from British rule in 1957.

As the leader of the country, Dr Nkrumah led massive socio-economic development that resulted in a number of infrastructural projects, including the construction of the Akosombo Dam, the Tema Motorway, among other projects.

Twitter Ghana had a lot to say about our first president:

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2021 Population and Housing Census to be release tomorrow

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2021 Population and Housing Census to be release tomorrow

The Ghana Statistical Service will tomorrow release the provisional results of the 2021 Population and Housing Census (PHC).

The service is describing the expected release of the report as an important milestone in the 2021 PHC strategy that aims to promote wide usage of census data for research, policy and planning, it said in a statement.

It will also share lessons learnt from the implementation process with national and international partners.

A census is a priority development activity that will generate updated demographic, economic and housing data to guide policy and planning and monitor progress made towards development goals including the Coordinated Programme of Economic and Social Development Policies, Africa’s Agenda 2063 and the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Furthermore, the statement said the 2021 PHC is Ghana’s first fully digital census and the first census in an African country to be conducted successfully during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The provisional results highlight findings from the 2021 PHC Preliminary Report which focuses on population size and sex composition, population density and structures by region.

The preliminary report is the first of several census data products to be released over the next two years.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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‘Mahama And Akufo-Addo Sent Delegations To Visit Me’ – Rev. Owusu Bempah Reveals

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Rev. Owusu Bempah Finally Released From Jail!

Founder of the Glorious Word Power Ministries International, Reverend Isaac Owusu Bempah, has spoken for the first time after his remand.

The minister of God recently was in the news for being arrested after storming the residence of former traditional priestess Nana Agradaa now known as Evangelist Patricia.

Owusu Bempah after his arrest was hospitalized, and refused bail over the past week.

While addressing his congregants during his first church service after hus remand, Owusu Bempah revealed that both Akufo-Addo and Mahama sent delegations to visit when he was on a short admission at the police hospital. He took the opportunity to thank well-wishers and sympathizers who checked up on him during his troubles.

 

 

 

 

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