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    World 12-year-old boy has been piggybacking disabled friend around school for 6 years – Myjoyonline

    A 12-year-old boy from Meishan, in China’s Sichuan Province, has been hailed as a hero for making it possible for a disabled classmate to move around at school by carrying him on his back for the last six years. When he was only 4-years-old, Zhang Ze was … Read more via Ghana News HomePage...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro This Zimbabwean guy’s odd haircut will make you wonder – myjoyonline

    You can imagine the dreadlocks or countless exquisite haircuts sported by youths that have been trending with stylists and barbers world over, but few will beat Murewa’s Marufu. Mankind has been given many expressions of art and a lot have become their identity. Hairstyles too have … Read...
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    World What all fliers should know about the 737 MAX situation, even if they don’t fly that plane – Myjoyonline News

    If you’ll be flying anytime soon, pay attention to travel news about the grounded 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft. It may have no effect on your trip, but it might. It can also cause some hassle for those not scheduled to fly the plane.... Read more via Myjoyonline News – Get...
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    World Photos: Kumasi rainstorm destroys properties, one person injured – Myjoyonline News

    A rainstorm on Thursday evening in Kumasi, the Ashanti Region capital, has left scores of people displaced. Roofs were ripped off buildings and giant billboards fell, in some instances on moving... Read more via Myjoyonline News – Get more World News
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    World Court orders Anglogold to pay drowned employee’s family GH₵9m – Myjoyonline News

    An Accra High Court has ordered Anglogold Ashanti to pay GHS9 million to the family of one of their employees who drowned in its Adansi underground mine at Obuasi in October 2015..... Read more via Myjoyonline News – Get more World News
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    World 24-year-old man in police grip for breaking into bank – Myjoyonline News

    A 24-year-old unemployed is in the grip of the police for allegedly breaking into the building housing the main branch of the GCB Bank in Sunyani to steal ¢40,000.... Read more via Myjoyonline News – Get more World News
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    World Mozambique woman gives birth up a tree – Myjoyonline

    A woman gave birth in a mango tree while escaping floods in central Mozambique caused by Cyclone Idai. Single mother Amélia delivered her daughter, Sara, whilst clinging to the branches with her two-year-old son..... Read more via Ghana News HomePage – Get more...
  8. Nigeria World News

    World Central Region: MP appeals for public support after rainstorm renders hundreds homeless – Myjoyonline

    Member of Parliament for Twifo Hemang Lower Denkyira, Bright Wereko Brobbey, has appealed for support for his constituents after a rainstorm displaced hundreds. He wants the public to support the effort by the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) to resettle … Read more via...
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    World Gov’t protests CNN documentary on child labour; updated sequel in the offing – Myjoyonline

    The Government of Ghana has protested a documentary by CNN, stating the story misses critical facts. CNN in the past week has been airing a documentary which seeks to highlight the history and impact of child labour. However, the government on Friday said the documentary fails to highlight …...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Furniture shortages compel pupils to learn on bare ground – Myjoyonline News

    Pupils of Bosuoyir M/A Primary School in the Wa Municipality are exposed to bad weather conditions and unhygienic environment as several of the pupils sit on the filthy floor to receive lessons.... Read more via Myjoyonline News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Ashanti Region: Queen mothers consider re-introduction puberty rites to fight teenage pregnancy – Myjoyonline

    Queen mothers in Afigya Kwabre, a district in the Ashanti Region, have resolved to re-introduce the age-old puberty rite popularly known as ‘bragoro’ to fight teenage pregnancy. They are collaborating with the district assembly and Ghana Education Service (GES) to end what they call increasing...
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN is facing a $2bn tax demand in Nigeria – –

    MTN’s court battle against Nigeria’s attorney-general, over a $2bn (R27bn) tax demand, is set to drag on. On Thursday, a Nigerian court postponed the case again, this time until March 26. The hearing was initially scheduled for November 8. The mobile operator, whose shares crashed in the...
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    World Takoradi holds mammoth vigil for kidnapped girls – Myjoyonline

    Residents of Sekondi-Takoradi in the Western Region and its environs on Sunday held a grand vigil for the three missing young ladies that were reported kidnapped last year. The mammoth vigil was also to highlight what they say is the wave of kidnappings that has hit the … Read more via...
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    Metro Man wants to sue parents for giving birth to him without his consent – Myjoyonline

    A 27-year-old man from New Delhi, India, wants to take his parents to court for bringing him into this world without first asking for his consent. Raphael Samuel is an anti-natalist, a person who believes that people should abstain from procreation because giving birth to sentient beings …...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Confirmed: NAM1 nabbed in Dubai more than one month ago – Myjoyonline

    It has emerged that Ghana’s most wanted man, Nana Appiah Mensah, has been in the custody of Dubai police for at least one month. The fugitive was arrested on December 7, 2018, a police statement said..... via Ghana News HomePage – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Metro Bride takes wedding photos alone to honour slain fiancé – Myjoyonline

    A woman whose fiancé was killed by an alleged drunk driver memorialized their relationship by taking wedding photos alone. On Nov. 10, 2017, about a year before his planned Sept. 29 wedding to occupational..... Read more via Ghana News HomePage – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Why is it so hard for Africans to visit other African countries? – Myjoyonline

    Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has said he needs 38 visas to travel within the continent on his Nigerian passport. Many European nationals, meanwhile, waltz into most Africans countries visa-free.... Read more via Ghana News HomePage – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Churches told to play active role in controlling teenage pregnancy – Myjoyonline

    The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of The Community Hospitals (TCH) Group, Alexander Akwasi Acquah, says religious bodies should step up their efforts in counselling teenagers on social vices. This Mr. Acquah noted, could lead to a drastic reduction in immoral behaviours particularly teenage...
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    World President Akufo-Addo off to UK, Armenia – Myjoyonline

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, left Ghana on Friday, 5th October, 2018, to attend the 5th Edition of the Financial Times Africa Summit taking place in London, United Kingdom from 7th to 9th October. The Summit, being held on the theme “Africa Means Business”, is featuring “high …...
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    World Second Lady calls for reforms to give women equal access to finance credit – Myjoyonline

    Second lady, Samira Bawumia, has called for equal access to education, businesses, finance and land among others, to help propel them economically and to function efficiently. She was giving a keynote address at the beginning of the maiden edition of the Global Women’s Professional and...