Trump says ‘we have a tremendous order’ with Saudi Arabia, doesn’t want to cancel defense contracts ‘as retribution’ for Jamal Khashoggi’s death – Politics

President Donald Trump said Friday that he approves of Saudi Arabia’s acknowledgement that the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi died inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. Trump called it “a great first step,” while speaking at a roundtable discussion with…

NGO aids girl rescued from child marriage to become a dressmaker

A 16 year-old girl, rescued from child marriage, Friday, received a sewing machine to help her accomplish her dream of becoming a dressmaker. Madam Gifty-Twum Ampofo, the Deputy Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, presented the machine, which was…

Twitter is shutting down bot accounts posting pro-Saudi tweets about missing dissident Khashoggi (TWTR) – Tech

news Twitter has suspended hundreds of bot accounts identified by NBC News as being involved in a coordinated campaign to defend the Saudi government’s role in the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Twitter told Business Insider it had…

OnePlus rescheduled its upcoming smartphone event because Apple just recently announced its own event on the same day (AAPL) – Tech

OnePlus rescheduled its OnePlus 6T smartphone announcement event because Apple recently announced it’s hosting an event on the same day. OnePlus’ launch event is now taking place one day earlier, on October 29, at the same venue as originally planned….

Aggrieved customers of Menzgold in Western Region call for locked up cash

General News of Saturday, 20 October 2018 Source: ghananewsagency.org 2018-10-20 The aggrieved customers have given Menzgold four weeks to pay their principal investments Hundreds of customers of Menzgold Ghana Limited branch in Tarkwa of the Western Region have warned the…

The $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn — here are the winning numbers – Finance

Finance The $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn — here are the winning numbers Published: 14 minutes ago , Refreshed: 3 minutes ago David Choi The odds of picking these six Mega Millions numbers were one in 302.5…

A tuition-free college education could soon become a reality for some residents in Virginia – Strategy

Strategy A tuition-free college education could soon become a reality for some residents in Virginia Published: 46 minutes ago , Refreshed: 29 minutes ago John Walsh Virginia families earning less than $80,000 per year will be able to send their…

New Military base for protection of Ghana’s oil resources

Government has signed a contract for the construction of a Forward Operating Base at Nzulebu in the Western region to enable the Ghana Navy to better protect Ghana’s oil resources, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. Additionally, government in…

Valerie Sawyerr’s suit ‘incompetent’ – Attorney General

Attorney General, Gloria Akuffo The Attorney General, Gloria Akufo, has described as ‘grossly incompetent’, an application for judicial review filed by a former Board member of the Ghana Gas Company, Dr. Valerie Sawyer against the findings of the Economic and Organized…

Tanzanian police say driver identified in billionaire kidnapping

Tanzanian businessman Mohammed Dewji was seized by gunmen as he entered a hotel gym in Dar es Salaam a week ago last Thursday. By Khalfan SAID HASSAN (AFP) Tanzanian police said Friday they had identified the driver of a vehicle…