Business

NLA cautious public against lotto fraudsters and fake short code

The National Lottery Authority(NLA) would like to caution the General Public and Media Organizations not to fall victim to the operations and activities of lotto fraudsters who are using different platforms and communication strategies to dupe unsuspecting Ghanaians. These Lotto fraudsters and social media miscreants use radio stations, television stations, Online platforms, Facebook, WhatsApp Platforms

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Asokore Mampong; MFCS feeds 68 street connected children in greater Kumasi

Executives of Muslim Family Counseling Services (MFCS) are providing free meals to street connected children within the Asokore Mamapong Municipality and Subin constituency throughout the lockdown period. The exercise started last week Thursday in collaboration with the Department of Social Welfare and Community Development (Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly) through the support of Streetinvest, a UK

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Kumasi central market opens on Thursday…traders regulated under strict code

Authorities of Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) have announced to officially open the now closed Kumasi Central Market on Thursday 9th April 2020 for trading activities. Commercial activities by merchants according to an agreement reached between the Metro Security Council (METSEC), the eleven member steering committee and leaders of the sixty seven trade associations of the

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Politics

Lockdown meal; “stop giving us pressure.we have no food for you”- KMA PM to residents

Presiding member for Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly Hon Stephen Ofori has told residents affected by the restriction in movement directive within the metropolis to stop giving them (assembly members) pressure as though they (assembly members) have received some foodstuff from government for distribution in their electoral areas. Just last Sunday, President Akuffo Addo in a nationwide

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Politics

Confusion rocks KMA; assembly members bite Nana Addo for sidelining them in food distribution

Newly sworn-in assembly members of Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) have hurled an attack against government tooth and nail for kicking them out of role in the ongoing distribution of food to needy people in areas under the restriction of movement directive. Just this morning at about 11:30am at a mini conference room of the assembly,

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NLA’s daily earnings drop down… officials introduce short code to mitigate challenge

The Coronavirus pandemic is greatly reducing the sales of National Lottery Authority (NLA). The Restrictions on Movement and Lockdown of Greater Accra, Greater Kumasi and Awutu Senya East Municipal Assembly (Kasoa) have immensely reduced sales of the Authority. The lockdown areas served as backbone of the National Lottery Authority (NLA) in terms of Sales. Due

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Business

Stiff-necked traders provoke KMA Boss to close down central market tomorrow

Stiff-necked traders plying their usual commercial business at the Kumasi central market have provoked city authorities to put the area under lock and key for palpably disregarding the social distancing protocol in the wake of the corona virus pandemic. Mayor for Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly Hon Osei Assibey in a press release signed by him and

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stubborn Ksi drivers shoot up fares;Kumasi to Accra now GH 100

Intelligence gathered by leakynews.net has it that a section of commercial drivers are currently operating at Roman Hill, a popular commercial area within the central business district of Kumasi and are busily conveying passengers to Konongo, Nkwakwa and Accra. Per investigations conducted so far, some of the drivers operate in private vehicles and also charge

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Politics

“our soldiers are professionals”-Ali Suraj blasts originators of fake videos on military brutalities

An ardent member of a popular ruling political party in Ghana (New Patriotic Party) Mr. Ali Suraj has advised Ghanaians to desist from the habit of circulating videos of military brutalities which has nothing to do with the conduct of security agencies in the country. As some parts of the country observe a partial lockdown,

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“I am extremely perturbed”- Ghana President shares emotions over fake videos on military brutalities

President Akuffo Addo has shared his emotional state over the circulation of videos on alleged brutalities committed by some members of the security agencies especially the military. He stated in his address to the nation tonight 5thApril 2020 that; “…I am extremely perturbed by the actions of a few unpatriotic persons who deliberately circulate old

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Ghana gov’t absorbs 3 months bills on water as nation battles COVID-19

President of Ghana His Excellency Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo has declared goverment’s decision to foot the bills on water usage for all Ghanaians as the nation battles COVID-19. He announced in a televised nationwide address today 5th April 2020 that “government will absorb water bills for all Ghanaians for the next three months ie

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Health

COVID-19, ‘Angel of God’ gives cure to a Ghanaian…”I saw it in a vision”

A/R: CORONAVIRUS -A BUSSINESSMAN PREPARES REMEDY FOR CURE While great scientists across the globe are still in quandary regarding efforts at finding a cure for the deadly coronavirus,a businessman at Manso-Atwere in the Amansie west district of the Ashanti region claims he has a cure for dreadful disease. Bismark Occran told leakynews.net that he received

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Asokore Mampong; Alidu Seidu trains 100 women to produce sanitisers

Municipal Chief Executive Officer for Asokore Mampong Municipality Hon Alidu Seidu has equipped hundred women with the knowledge on how to locally prepare alcohol based hand sanitisers. All beneficiaries are residents of his area of jurisdiction. They were taken through the training on Thursday 2nd April 2020 as a way of giving them an alternative

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Health

VNG International supports KMA with 400 sanitisers,100 Veronica buckets to fight coronavirus

VNG International- an international cooperation Agency of the Association of Netherlands Municipalities has donated a list of sanitary items to Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly to assist the latter in the fight against the spread of COVID-19. They were 100 veronica buckets, 400 hand sanitizes, 200 liquid soaps,100 papers and 200 nose masks. The presentation was done

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Health

COVID-19; “11 Togolese test positive”; KMA rubbishes publication

Authorities of Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly have refuted a false online news publication by Ghanaweb.com captioned; “ 11 Togolese have tested positive for Coronavirus in Kumasi”. Though the editorial head of Ghanaweb per their usual professional modus referenced 3news.com as their source, officials of the assembly are saying that the content is a totally fallacy. They

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Health

Kumasi Metropolis under total cleansing; KMA Boss conducts a large scale clean up exercise

Kumasi Metropolis is currently undergoing a total cleansing as some areas within Ashanti region observe the partial lockdown order which took effect on 30th March 2020 under the directive of His Excellency Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo. Mayor for Kumasi Hon Osei Assibey has since yesterday 2nd April 2020 carried out a large scale clean-up

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