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Rawlings Goes After Npp

Posted by Business in Ghana on September 12, 2008

accuses them of stockpiling arms

By Richard Attenkah, Ashiaman

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has accused the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) of stock piling arms and ammunitions, especially automatic weapons in certain localities of the country, to intimidate the electorate during the electioneering period. He said that because NPP had committed so many atrocities against the good people of this country, they are therefore, afraid to leave the scene.

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Ghana Trade Fair sold?

Posted by Business in Ghana on September 12, 2008

Report reaching the offices of The Statesman has it that the Ghana International Trade Fair, the Only International Market Centre in the country has been sold to the government of Dubai, of the United Arab Emirates.  The deal is to enable the government of Dubai which has secured about 80% stake in GTFC rebuild, modernize and transform it into a state of the art International Trade fair city; first of a kind in West Africa.

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Upsurge in water level in Akosombo Dam

Posted by Business in Ghana on September 12, 2008

Water level in the Akosombo dam has increased by 12.55 feet, which marks a remarkable upsurge as compared to the water level at the same time last year.  The currrent water level in the Akosombo dam, stands at 255.40 as compared to that of last year which stood at 242.85 feet.
The following is the level of water in the Akosombo Dam as issued by the Management of Volta River Authority on Monday, September 8, 2008.

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