Singer Cesaria Evora dies
at the age of 70
BBC, Dec 17, Ghanadot -
Singer Cesaria Evora, dubbed the "Barefoot Diva"
for often performing without shoes, has died in
her native Cape Verde at the age of 70...The
musican, forced to retire earlier this year due
to ill-health, began her career singing in the
bars of Mindelo in the West African island
Ghana losing millions of dollars in
oil lifted so far
Statesman, Dec 18, Ghanadot
- An analysis of the petroleum receipts and distribution
report, for the period ending 30th September 2011, published
by the Dr Kwabena Dufuor on the 21st of November 2011
reveals that Ghana lost heavily under the Royalty Tax System
it has adopted......More
mortality rate is unacceptable - First Lady
Ghanaweb, Dec 17, Ghanadot
-- First Lady, Dr Mrs Ernestina Naadu Mills, on Friday
said Ghana’s maternal mortality rate was unacceptable, and
that political commitment must translate into investment of
enough resources to help reduce the occurrence of such
deaths in the country......
Woyome's Ill-Gotten Fortune!
16, Ghanadot - It is 10 days to Christmas. But, the
usual hustle and bustle of activities that herald the annual
celebrations is completely absent. In place of the
excitement that builds up to the celebration of the birth of
Jesus Christ, some 2,000 years ago, the average Ghanaian is
looking forward to the event in anxiety..