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Government’s delay in paying road contractors an age-old practice in Ghana – Former NDC Treasurer

Joy Online 04 Aug 2021
Speaking on a Wenchi-based Radio West Africa in the Bono region, Alhaji Abdallah, also the Chairman of a construction firm, PMC Africa, said it is the wish of every contractor to execute their contract within the given duration but payment of contract sums has inarguably delayed most projects ... .
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Akufo-Addo’s father, JB Danquah were terrorists – Blakk Rasta

Ghana Web 22 Jul 2021
Speaking on Asaase radio on July 19, the minister explained, “I am sad to say that our security situation in West Africa is getting a bit more precarious and we are having to pay a lot more attention to it than before. “Terrorism and piracy are some of our biggest security threats today around West Africa.
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Mother and child die after building collapse

Ghana Web 13 Jul 2021
Honourable Winston Gyan, the Assembly Member of Akrobi told Radio West Africa's, Nana Anfreh Damanta that he had a distress call that one of the houses in the community had collapsed and when he ...
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IEC says no to voter registration extension

The Point 12 Jul 2021
The top IEC official made the comments via a telephone conversation with West Africa Democracy Radio on Sunday, as The Gambia wraps up the national exercise. A section of Gambians are calling for an extension to the voter registration, claiming the process was disrupted for technical and other issues at some points ... ....
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Nigeria telecoms regulators prepare to issue 5G spectrum

Business Day 21 Jun 2021
MTN says it welcomes plans by Nigeria’s government to issue new radio ...
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Some judgements are insult on judicial integrity – Manasseh Azure Awuni tells CJ

Ghana Web 20 Jun 2021
An Accra High Court in a judgement directed the National Communication Authority (NCA) to accept GH¢1,500 from the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) for the information it requested regarding the number of radio stations operating in the country as of the end of the third quarter of 2020 ... Take note, sir.” ... .
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Samson’s Take: Minerals Commissions demands $1000 for RTI request

Joy Online 19 Jun 2021
Our Lord Denning, Justice Anthony K. Yeboah upheld the right of citizens to information under Article 21(1)(f) in the absence of an RTI Act in April 2016 ... On Thursday, June 18, 2021, she reduced to ¢1,500 the NCA’s demand for ¢2,000 for information sought by the Media Foundation for West Africa on the back of the closure of radio stations by the NCA.
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Samson’s Take: Minerals Commission demands $1000 for RTI request

Joy Online 19 Jun 2021
Our Lord Denning, Justice Anthony K. Yeboah upheld the right of citizens to information under Article 21(1)(f) in the absence of an RTI Act in April 2016 ... On Thursday, June 18, 2021, she reduced to ¢1,500 the NCA’s demand for ¢2,000 for information sought by the Media Foundation for West Africa on the back of the closure of radio stations by the NCA.
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Court gives NCA orders over shutdown of some radio stations

Ghana Web 17 Jun 2021
An Accra High Court has ordered National Communications Authority (NCA) to provide the list of all FM radio stations indicating name of company, name of radio station, location, and frequency number that it had shutdown to the Media Foundation for West Africa.
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Judgement day for MFWA case against NCA

Ghana Web 17 Jun 2021
The Human Rights Division of the Accra High Court presided over by Justice Gifty Agyei Addo is expected to deliver judgment in the case in which Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has sued the National Communications Authority (NCA) over the closure of some radio stations.
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High Court dismisses MFWA’s request for declaration of NCA’s fee as unconstitutional

Joy Online 17 Jun 2021
An Accra High Court has directed the National Communication Authority (NCA) to accept ¢1,500 from the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) for the information it requested regarding the number of radio stations operating in the country at the end of the third quarter of 2020.
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Edwinology’s Lab: If the President can’t take feedback, he can learn from Wontumi

Joy Online 01 Jun 2021
It is a method of feedback radio stations are fond of using ... Radio stations knew some of their prominent leaders had their political affiliations ... The point here is that the culture of silence is seen in the increasing rate of attacks on journalists under his watch, a fact the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has recorded.
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Court to deliver judgement on NCA radio closures June 17

Ghana Web 26 May 2021
The Human Rights Division of the Accra High Court presided over by Justice Gifty Agyei Addo has fixed June 17, 2021, to deliver judgement in the case in which Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has sued the National Communications Authority (NCA) over the closure of some radio stations.
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Freed Ghanaian journalist allege assault during arrest

Ghana Web 14 May 2021
De National Security Ministry say dem open investigations into alleged assault on one Ghanaian journalist dem arrest dis week ... Sake of that dem initiate investigations" Lt. Col. Ababio Serebour (RTD) talk for statement inside ... Media Foundation for West Africa condemn de assault and how de operatives storm de private radio and TV station ... Background ... .
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