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Meet the first visually impaired Asian to climb to the top of Mount Everest [Photos]

  Brightwebtv/nana asare barimsh Eight million people in China are blind, but opportunities for them remain limited. This year, only 11 in the country took the college entrance exams. Many blind people, instead, find work as massage therapists or piano tuners. But one man in China recently became the first blind person …

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Prof. Gyampo kicks against allowance for First Lady and Samira

By;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Professor Ransford Gyampo Listen to article University of Ghana, Legon lecturer, Professor Ransford Gyampo has kicked against the approval of allowances for the First and Second Ladies of Ghana. This is coming after Parliament approved a recommendation by a five-member committee which was set up in June …

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ASEPA Heads To Court Over Salaries For First And Second Ladies

  By;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) has served notice it is heading to court to challenge a decision to start paying salaries to the spouses of the president and his vice. The decision was arrived at by the five-member Prof Yaa Ntiamoa-Baidu committee tasked to make recommendations …

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Why Ghana was first country to receive COVID-19 vaccines

  Director, Public Health Division – Ghana Health Service, Dr Franklin Asiedu-Bekoe has disclosed why Ghana became the first country to receive vaccines acquired through the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative. Speaking on Adom FM’s morning show Dwaso Nsem Tuesday, Dr Asiedu-Bekoe said this is because Ghana’s Covid-19 plans were top-notch …

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successfully landed on Mars and sent back its first images

By:brightwebtv.com nana Asare Barimah NASA Perseverance rover The NASA Perseverance rover safely landed on Mars after its 292.5 million-mile journey from Earth, the agency confirmed at 3:55 p.m. ET Thursday. The rover landed itself flawlessly, according to the mission’s team. Percy, as the spacecraft is affectionately called at mission control, sent back …

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