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Residents in Tamale to hit streets over VRA new prepaid meters consumption rate

Some residents in the Tamale metropolis are protesting against the installation of the new prepaid meters that have been introduced by the Volta River Authority to replace the existing post paid meters. The residents say the consumption rate of the new meters are outrageous and incredible under current economic conditions and want immediate removal of…
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Tijania Muslim sect accused N/R minister of discriminating them

The Head of Salawatiyya Mosque in Tamale, Sheihu Salawatiyya Rashid Hussain has dismissed media reports that he was the brain behind the attack on the Ambariya Mosque on 20 August 2012 at the time of congregational prayers.  Sheihu Salawatiyya who is an Islamic spiritual scholar stated that by his training and stature, he will be…
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’’Alien’’ found in the ongoing voter exhibition exercise in Tamale

A middle age man believed to be a ''Zambarima'' by extraction is facing a stiff opposition by some residents in the ADB electoral area in the Tamale Central Constituency of the Northern Region over the eligibility of his nationality.    Ayoba Hassan who registered at the centre during the registration exercise was being challenged as not being qualified…
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