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Nii Osaman I Swears Oath to Gbese Stool in Accra

All Africa 22 Sep 2021
Nii Ayikwei Osaman I, the newly outdoored Abofu Mantse(chief) on Saturday swore his oath of allegiance to the Gbese Stool at the Gbese Mantse's Palace, and was subsequently admitted to the Gbese Stool Council as a member ....
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Ghana’s most populous region:Greater Accra overtakes Ashanti

Graphic 22 Sep 2021
Greater Accra is now the most populous region in ...
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Accra named UNESCO World Book Capital 2023

Business Ghana 22 Sep 2021
The Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, has named Accra (Ghana) as UNESCO World Book Capital for 2023, following the evaluation of the World Book Capital Advisory Committee ... Accra’s proposed programme seeks to use the power of books to engage these young people, as an effective way of skilling up the next generation.
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Accra named UNESCO World Book Capital 2023 (UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization)

Public Technologies 22 Sep 2021
) The Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, has named Accra (Ghana) as UNESCO World Book Capital for 2023, following the evaluation of the World Book Capital Advisory Committee ... Accra's proposed programme seeks to use the power of books to engage these young people, as an effective way of skilling up the next generation.
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2021 PHC : Greater Accra has 2.1m residential, non-residential structures; highest in country

Joy Online 22 Sep 2021
The Greater Accra Region recorded the highest number of both residential and non-residential structures of 2.1 million in Ghana, representing about 19.3% of all total structures nationally ... According to the PHC, three regions that is Greater Accra, Ashanti and Eastern combined have almost half (47.3%) of all structures listed.
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Second edition of The Law Challenge kicks off in Accra

B & FT Online 22 Sep 2021
The second edition of The Law Challenge has kicked off at the Executive Theatre of the premises TV3 Network in Accra. The Law Challenge is an educational quiz aimed at strengthening the connections within the law, legal education, business community and society. The Project Consultant, Rev ... Rev ... “I believe that engagements of this nature are critical.
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Greater Accra Region is now the most populous region in Ghana with 5,446,237 people – GSS

Ghana Web 22 Sep 2021
The Government Statistician Professor Samuel Kobina Annim, has announced that Greater Accra Region is now the most populous region in Ghana, with 5,446,237 people overtaking the Ashanti Region, 5432485 which has been the most populous region since 1970 ... The next highest change recorded was in Greater Accra with an addition of 35.8%.
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My regret is not being able to forestall flooding as Mayor of Accra – Vanderpuije

Ghana Web 22 Sep 2021
Member of Parliament for Ablekuma South and former Mayor of Accra, Alfred Oko Vanderpuije, has stated that his only regret as the erstwhile Mayor of the capital was not being able to forestall the perennial issue of flooding in Accra ... When I came into power as the Mayor, there was flooding in Accra in 2010 and Prof.
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The ECOWAS Commission has held a 3-day ECOWAS Informal Cross Border Trade (ECO-ICBT) / MoveAfrica-Traffic Light System program planning retreat in Accra Ghana. (ECOWAS - Economic Community of West African States)

Public Technologies 22 Sep 2021
) The ECOWAS Commission has held a 3-day ECOWAS Informal Cross Border Trade (ECO-ICBT) / MoveAfrica-Traffic Light System program planning retreat in Accra Ghana ... The planning retreat provided the requisite platform for considering the program content; road map and budget ... In her remarks, Ms ... Making his remarks on behalf of Mr ... Post navigation ... (noodl.
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President Akufo-Addo announces construction of new world-class Du Bois Museum Complex in Accra

Ghana News Agency 22 Sep 2021
The partnership, which was initiated by the President in 2019 as part of his trip to promote “The Year of Return”, will see to the transformation of the current Du Bois Memorial Centre and burial site in Accra, into a state-of-the-art museum complex and world-class destination for scholars and heritage tourists.
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Making Greater Accra one of the cleanest cities - Accra Mayor nominee speaks

Ghana Web 21 Sep 2021
The newly-nominated Chief Executive of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) Madam Elizabeth K ... Sackey has already started mapping out strategies to make Accra one of the cleanest cities in Africa ... “We are going to make Greater Accra one of the cleanest cities as the president has already said.
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