TOP GHANA NEWS HEADLINES FOR TODAY – MONDAY, 27TH AUGUST 2018

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*>>> General News Headlines…*

* President Akufo-Addo to construct 20 Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions across Ghana.

* President Akufo-Addo sets up 9 member organising committee for Kofi Annan’s funeral.

* Kofi Annan’s son, 8 others to plan late dad’s funeral.

* Resign now or die from blood pressure – Musician MzBel advises President Akufo-Addo.

* ECOWAS Brown Card training intensifies; reaches National Bureau Secretariat.

* Chief defends remarks by Bagbin.

* Liberia’s George Weah honours Ghana’s Kufuor.

* George Weah decorates Kufuor with Liberia’s highest national award.

* Bawumia departs Saudi Arabia after performing Hajj.

* Bawumia back from Hajj; says Saudi King treated Ghanaian pilgrims well.

* I’ve committed ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ to Allah – Bawumia.

* Bawumia lauds Isaac Dogboe; says he is great.

* ‘I’m empty’ – SDA pastor breaks silence.

* Tears flow at funeral of SDA pastor’s wife killed by fire with 4 others.

* Kofi Annan’s book of condolence opens in Pretoria.

* Mahama has consulted elders, worked on weaknesses – Nii Lante.

* Boy, 17, caught sleeping with a pregnant sheep.

* 112 new Engineers inducted into Ghana Institution of Engineering.

* Youth groups in Northern Region endorse Mahama.

* Four Chinese caught mining in Ashanti Region forest.

* My 14-year-old daughter is ‘possessed by a river god’ – Father begs for help.

* Opambour, Obofour, Kyiri Abosom are fake pastors – Father of ‘posessed girl’ claims.

* Musah Superior gets nomination for Best Mayor Award.

* 110 ministers ‘scandalous’, but let’s wait and see – Gyimah-Boadi.

* Jean Mensa, deputies not new to Ghana’s elections – Prof. Gyimah-Boadi.

* We will judge President Akufo-Addo’s 110 ministers after four years – Prof. Gyimah-Boadi.

* I’m happy Boakye Agyarko’s head rolled – Gyimah-Boadi.

* Agyarko’s dismissal: I’m happy to see a senior head in government roll – Prof Gyimah-Boadi.

* Corruption eroding gains of government intervention programmes – CHRAJ.

* Investing in a company is not like owning a football club – Ace Ankomah.

* Family bury one of the seven suspected robbers in Kumasi.

* Why the British press are claiming Dogboe as their own?

* Let’s help Akufo-Addo realise ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ vision – Okyehene.

* Double track system not disability friendly – PWDs.

* Goosie Tanoh calls on Rawlings.

* NDC has brighter chance than NPP in 2020 elections – Ex-ambassador.

* Hold Town Hall Meetings to promote participatory development – Assemblies urged.

* Two dead, four in critical condition after consuming puffer fish in Donkorkrom.

* ‘Ghanaians may accept Mahama if he shows true change’ – Franklin Cudjoe.

*>>> Sports News Headlines…*

* Ghana stripped of hosting rights for 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations.

* Yacouba hits brace as Kotoko beat Hearts in friendly.

* Kenya reject chance to host 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations after Ghana axing.

* Dogboe dares fellow champions to a showdown.

*>>> Business News Headlines…*

* Ace Ankomah shreds Menzgold with three arguments.

* Rehabilitation of Ghana’s railways to ‘create 750 jobs’, says Minister.

* BoG liquidity support breached banking regulations – Ace Ankomah.

* Hardworking staffs of Dalex Finance rewarded with a trip abroad.

*>>> Entertainment News Headlines…*

* Girls who trade sex for jobs are just lazy – Delay.

* Ghanaians tear Sarkodie apart for promoting a Nigerian music on Instagram.

* I had a crush on Becca; I’m disappointed she got married – Yaw Berk.

* ‘I feel like giving up’ – Tiwa

*>>> World News Headlines…*

D. Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa urges compatriots to unite.

K. ‘I pay to have sex with my wife’, Nigerian man tells court.

A. Bale inspires Real Madrid to comeback win.

* Uber ‘to focus on bikes over cars’.

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