Local News

Anti-corruption body worried about Judgement Debt C’ssion

Anti-corruption body worried about Judgement Debt C’ssion

Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), the local chapter of anti-graft body Transparency International, has raised concerns about the work of the Judgement Debt Commission. It says the work of the Commission should have ended by now as the Sole Commissioner, Justice Yaw Apau, was given one year to finish work. Speaking to journalists during the launch of an abridged version of the Auditor General’s report on five ministries on Wednesday, October 22, Executive... Read more

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International News

Ottawa shootings: Canada not intimidated - PM Harper

Ottawa shootings: Canada not intimidated - PM Harper

Canada's prime minister has insisted his country will not be intimidated, after a gunman rampaged through parliament before being shot dead. Stephen Harper described the attacker as a terrorist and promised to "redouble" anti-terror efforts. The gunman, named as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, shot and killed soldier at an Ottawa war memorial before entering parliament. On Monday, a Muslim convert killed a soldier in Quebec. Mr Harper described that earlier attack as a plot inspired by... Read more

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Entertainment News

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

US fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed former first ladies Jackie Kennedy and Hillary Clinton, has died aged 82, US media report. De La Renta, who most recently designed Amal Clooney's wedding dress, was diagnosed with cancer in 2006. Born in the Dominican Republic in 1932, he left home at 18 to study painting in Madrid, Spain. He soon developed a love of fashion design and began an apprenticeship with Spain's... Read more

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