Africa: Ghana gives Contractor 2 years to finish €66m Kumasi Airport extension

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President Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged contractors working on the 2nd phase of the Kumasi Airport to ensure that the project is completed within 24 months. With funding having been secured for the project, he stated that “there should be no excuse for any delays by contractors to generate cost overruns. Delivery of the project on schedule should be the watchword […]

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African Story: Many Youths pass out after Adonko Bitters Alcoholic binge at Kumasi stadium in Ghana

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Hundreds of revellers on Easter Monday had their senses knocked off by uncontrolled ‘dosage’ of the popular Adonko Bitters during the annual Adonko Aseda Bash at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. Twenty-four hours after the ‘all night’ concert, which attracted Oseikrom big guns as well as Dancehall King Shatta Wale and Bisa Kdei, the revellers, most of whom were […]

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TOURISM: NANTA, NATOP, TOUGHA Sign MOU With SA Tourism At Akwaaba

It was memorable occasion at the Akwaaba African Travel Market in Lagos on Monday, October 31 as the National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies, NANTA, the Nigeria Association of Tour Operators, NATOP and the Tour Operators Association of Ghana, TOUGHA signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the South African Tourism. The MoU which was signed at the South African stand […]

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Ghanaian ‘Rots’ Over Juju Rituals

A 22-year-old man, Eric Boakye, who lives at Asokore, a suburb of Koforidua, is decomposing on a daily basis for allegedly using his one-and-half-year-old son for money rituals. DAILY GUIDE gathered that Eric Boakye had two kids. For three years he worked in Accra as a washing bay attendant but last year December he returned to his family house at […]

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Dre aviation reviews Kumasi-Lagos plans

  Dre Aviation, the lead sponsor for Dana Air’s expansion plans in the West Coast, is reviewing its plans to operate direct flights between the Ashanti Regional capital Kumasi and Lagos, Nigeria, following an intense and prolonged harmattan season. A statement by the company said: “Kumasi expansion plans for the Dre Aviation business is under review. The extreme harmattan conditions […]

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Kumasi attracts regional flights

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Dre Aviation, the lead sponsor for Dana Air’s expansion plans in the West Coast, is in advanced talks with the Ghana Airports Company and the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) to start direct flights between Kumasi and Lagos by May. The airline will be the first regional carrier to operate the route, barring any last-minute hitches, and is expected to […]

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Homofest can bring the Ga-Dangbe Culture to the fore

By Samuel KwasiObeng My recent experience of a festival in Ghana was the Akwasidae festival of the Ashantis on July 5 of this year. Before the festival on the Sunday, I was privileged to explore some tourist sites, history and the artistic creativity of the Ashanti nation in the Ashanti Region with some foreign diplomats. I must say I was […]

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Otumfuo welcomes SAA’s direct flight to Washington from Accra

By Donald Dapatem The Asantehene, OtumfuoOsei Tutu II, has welcomed South African Airways’s (SAA’s) newly introduced straight flight from Accra to the Dulles International Airport in Washington DC. He wished them well and also commended them for attaining that feat. Oheneba Agyemang Atweneboanda made the comments on behalf of Otumfuo Osei Tutu II when the South African High Commissioner to […]

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Begoro Sex Man Freed in Ghana

By Daniel Bampoe ALEXANDER YAW Offei, who was arrested for having sexual intercourse with 64 women and allegedly capturing the act on video – which circulated in the social media in Begoro in the Eastern Region – has been freed, DAILY GUIDE has gathered. The limping photographer was freed by the Begoro police last week after he had vehemently denied […]

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