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19 Ships With Petroleum Products Arrive Lagos Ports

Nineteen ships laden with different petroleum products have arrived at the ports in Lagos, according to the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). NPA, in its daily publication, “Shipping Position’’ obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said on Tuesday that the petroleum products included fuel, diesel, kerosene and base oil. It said another ship carrying […]

Awoonor’s Body To Be Flown To Ghana Tomorrow

The late Koffi Awoonor

The body of Professor Kofi Awoonor who met his tragic death at the Westgate Mall in Kenya is expected to be flown into the country on Wednesday, 24 September, a family spokesman has said. reports that a three-member delegation made up of Prof. Awoonor’s eldest son, Mr Dunyo Awoonor, Mr Ferdinand Abodakpi and Ms […]

Lawyer Commits Suicide In Office

•Body of the late lawyer being taken into an ambulance. Inset... The lawyer before his death. PHOTO: Graphic Online

A 44-year-old lawyer, Kofi Yawson-Adjei, yesterday committed suicide by hanging himself. According to, Yawson-Adjei, who is the Secretary of the Ghana Institution of Surveyors (GIS) and valuers, hanged himself in his private office on the first floor of a rented premises at Adabraka. The father of three is said to have left his Kokomlemle […]

Indian terror suspect escapes

An Indian terror suspect accused of involvement in deadly bomb attacks five years ago escaped from a court in Mumbai on Friday, sparking a massive manhunt, police said. Afzal Usmani, allegedly a member of a home-grown Islamist group known as the Indian Mujahideen, was appearing in court to hear prosecution charges against him, according to […]

Mahama stays as president, Ghana court rules

John Dramani Mahama: court upholds election

Ghana’s Supreme Court on Thursday upheld President John Dramani Mahama’s win in elections last year, dismissing the opposition’s case alleging voter fraud in a test for one of Africa’s most stable democracies. The decision ended a month-long saga that had riveted the west African nation of 25 million people seen as a rare beacon of […]

Cameroon Takes Full Control Over Bakassi

Cameroon took full sovereignty over the disputed territory of Bakassi on Wednesday, state radio reported, five years after an agreement with Nigeria signalling the end of a bloody conflict over the land. “The transitional period in the Cameroonian peninsula of Bakassi has come to an end,” said an announcement on the radio. Nigeria formally ceded […]

Another Good Reason To Use Condom

It’s not just the gut that benefits from friendly bacteria, a person’s more intimate regions do too – and condoms have been found to boost levels in women’s vaginas. A study has revealed that sexually active women who used condoms have greater quantities of beneficial bacteria called lactobacillus compared to other forms of contraception, reports […]

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