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Nintendo Games To Appear On Rival Console

Nintendo is to release some of its popular games on a rival manufacturer’s console for the first time in decades. Some of the company’s older games from the discontinued Wii console will appear on the Nvidia Shield set-top box in China. Historically, Nintendo has rarely licensed its original games and …

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Millions of children set to be protected against typhoid fever

Millions of children in the poorest countries could soon be protected against typhoid fever following the Gavi Board’s approval for a support window for typhoid conjugate vaccines (TCVs). The Board has made available US$30 million through 2020 for the Alliance to provide targeted technical support to address specific challenges in …

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Nigeria To Play World Cup Warm-Up With England In June

Nigeria’s Super Eagles are set to play England in a World Cup warm-up game in June, the general secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation Mohammed Sanusi has said. “We plan to play a friendly against England in June, before the World Cup,” he said, adding that the venue and other …

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Ghana to pass competition law after a decade of conceiving idea

Ghanaian businesses should be operating under a competition law and policy from 2018. This is the assurance from the Ministry of Trade and Industry. The move should also make businesses comply with best practices and give value for money in the delivery of goods and services. After a decade of …

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Beyonce Hails ‘Selfless’ Black Rights Protest Sportsman

US pop queen Beyonce was on hand last night to hand US black rights protester Colin Kaepernick Sports Illustrated‘s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback first took a knee during the ritual playing of the pre-football national anthem, in a move of civil disobedience against the …

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Huawei Partners KNUST To Offer Authorised Network Academy In Ghana

Huawei has partnered Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) to run Huawei Authorized Information and Network Academy (HAINA) program for students at the University. The HAINA initiative is a global ICT technology education program which authorizes universities and tertiary education organizations to deliver Huawei certification courses to their …

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Gov’t Sets Up Cyber Security Secretariat

Government has set up an Inter-Ministerial Advisory Committee and a National Cyber Security Secretariat as Ghana begins the implementation of a National Cyber Security Policy and Strategy, the Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed. The two bodies have been tasked to advise, devise and oversee a robust defense of …

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Prioritize Ghana At Your Posts – Akufo-Addo To New Envoys

Eight new Ghanaian envoys have been charged by President Akufo-Addo to put the interest of Ghana first during their duty tour in their respective countries  of designation. Addressing the newly sworn in Ghanaian envoys at a ceremony at the Flagstaff House, President  Akufo-Addo reminded the appointees that they are the …

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Zoomlion paying street sweepers Ȼ100 unfair; Afriyie Ankrah admits

Former Youth and Sports Minister, Elvis Afriyie Ankrah on Wednesday could not categorically state whether or not a contract between Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Agency (GYEEDA) and waste management company, Zoomlion Ghana Limited passed government’s value-for-money audit. Mr. Afriyie Ankrah said he could not take a decision to discontinue …

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