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Mark Okraku Mantey officially nominated for Deputy Minister of Tourism appointment

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President of the Creative Arts Council, Mark Okraku Mantey has officially been selected by President Akufo-Addo for the role as the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture.

Earlier this year, rumors were rife about Mark’s nomination as Deputy Minister with celebrities like Sadiq, Kuami Eugene supporting him. However, Ghanaian dancehall act, Shatta Wale was publicly against his nomination.

In a press release issued by the Communications Directorate of the Office Of the President, the list containing names of persons to be appointed as Deputy Minister in Akufo-Addo’s second term was submitted to the Speaker Of Parliament on Wednesday 21st April 2020 for Parliament approval.

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Mark will be deputy to the CEO of Graphic Communications Group, Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed Awal, who was named as Minister Designate for Tourism, Creative Arts and Culture.

The music producer has been in the arts and entertainment business for close to three decades and has been behind practically all the big music hits from the long periods of the ’90s.

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Afronita’s mum was against me managing Endurance Grand alongside her daughter – Quables

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Quables, the co-founder of DWP Academy, recently addressed the departure of Afronita, a core member of the dance academy, during an interview with Kwadwo Sheldon. (more…)

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let’s be thankful for the Peace we’re enjoying; war can devastate a nation – ACP Kofi Sarpong to Ghanaians

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Renowned Ghanaian Gospel singer, ACP Kofi Sarpong has urged Ghanaians to maintain the peace they are currently enjoying, stressing the detrimental effects of war on a nation’s economy and societal fabric.  (more…)

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Train crash: Truck driver receives 6-month Jail sentence

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The Juapong Circuit Court has sentenced Abel Dzidotor, a 41-year-old truck driver, to six months in jail after he admitted guilt to three charges. (more…)

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Kofi Kinaata Declares No Interest in Rap Beef; Focuses on Setting Positive Example

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Multiple award-winning Highlife singer and songwriter, Martin King Arthur, otherwise known as Kofi Kinaata has firmly stated his disinterest in participating in any form of lyrical confrontation with fellow musicians, commonly referred to as rap beef.  (more…)

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Musical Unity: Rocky Dawuni Encourages Artistes to Work Together, Not Against Each Other

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Ghanaian Reggae luminary, Rocky Dawuni has called on fellow musicians to steer clear of conflict and rivalry within the industry. (more…)

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Truck driver arrested following train crash on Tema-Mpakadan railway line

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The Ghana Police Service has arrested the driver of a Hyundai truck, who allegedly abandoned his truck on the Tema-Mpakadan railway line, leading to a train crash on Thursday. (more…)

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