CVS Health will no longer donate to pro-Trump advocacy group

CVS Health said Friday that it would no longer donate to America First Policies, a nonprofit group that works to promote President Donald Trump’s agenda, after CNN and other outlets reported racist comments made by staffers of the organization. MapLight, a nonpartisan research group that tracks the influence of money in politics, reported on Thursday […]

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NPP MPs abandon Ursula in Parliament over controversial $89m Kelni GVG contract

At a seminal moment in Parliament where the Communications Minister mounted a defense of the controversial $89m telcom revenue monitoring contract, some key figures to back the deal were missing in action. Chairman of the Communications Committee of Parliament and tough-talker Kennedy Agyapong refused to speak, running against a convention where in matters of controversy, […]

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Kenyan officials to take polygraph tests to tackle corruption

Top officials working for Kenya’s government must undergo a lie detector test as part of a corruption crackdown, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said. Mr Kenyatta said the test, which would determine employee "integrity", was just one part of a raft of planned measures to deal with the problem. He was speaking after it was revealed […]

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Five people die in US romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

Five people have now died in a major E. coli outbreak in the US involving romaine lettuce, with 197 cases reported across 35 states. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said 25 more people had been affected since its last report on 16 May. Two of the victims were from Minnesota, with the […]

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US-North Korea: Trump says summit with Kim is back on

Donald Trump’s summit with Kim Jong-un in Singapore on 12 June is back on, the US president says, a week after it was scrapped. Mr Trump made the announcement after talks with a senior North Korean envoy at the White House. He also said that North Korea "wanted to do denuclearisation", although the North did […]

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My 5-bedroom-house was built by a man – Kumawood’s Tracey Boakye

Tracey Boakye, actress and showbiz personality has owned up that her beautiful house was built for her by her ‘man’. In what was supposed to be an interview for her guest to make all the revelations, Tracey Boakye had to fall on her own experience to coax her guest to open up and speak so […]

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Sue Agyapong to prove your innocence – Gyampo to Anas

Investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas must sue the Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, for defamation in connection with some allegations the lawmaker has made against him, Professor Ranford Gyampo, Head of European Studies at the University of Ghana, has said. According to him, Anas has built a credible reputation for himself over […]

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Trade war looms as Trump imposes steel tariffs

Europe, Canada and Mexico are planning retaliatory moves after President Trump imposed tariffs on steel and aluminium imports to the US. The European Union issued a 10-page list of tariffs on US goods ranging from Harley-Davidson motorcycles to food products. It also plans to challenge the move at the World Trade Organization (WTO). Mr Trump […]

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Drake’s Potential Baby Mama One of Many Who Claimed Paternity

Drake has been hit with numerous claims of paternity and there has never been a “credible claim” until now, but the baby’s looks raise doubts … sources connected to Drake tell TMZ. Our sources say a bunch of women over the years have made such claims … women he says never had sex with him. Other […]

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Mahama opened unready UGMC for electoral gain – Okudzeto

Mr John Mahama, as president, commissioned the University of Ghana Medical Centre in early 2016 for electoral gain, although the facility was not yet ready for use, Deputy Minister of Information Perry Okudzeto has said. The Medical Centre is an ultra-modern facility for service delivery, training and research. It is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for […]

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