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the capital and largest city of Ghana with a deep-water port

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'We are confused as an Association as to whether the work of the officials of the Forestry Commission in the Volta region was substandard or not valued by their counterparts in Accra [and] why documents issued to us in the Volta region by the same staff of the Commission would be undermined by the Commission's staff in Accra.
Whilst on the ground in Accra, there was a delay which lasted for approximately three hours after an aircraft door was damaged by a catering truck operated by SAA's service provider at that airport.
Since Sunday's incident, the aircraft is still on the ground in Accra and is being attended to by technicians to establish the cause of the technical problem.
He said the fair was geared towards getting West Africans to cooperate with each other, and is aimed at creating a seamless travel environment in West Africa by bringing together travel professionals to Accra.
Dredge Masters Limited, the engineers working on the Accra Sanitary Sewer and Storm Water Drainage Alleviation Project at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle, told the President that the work they had undertaken, so far, would drastically reduce flooding at the Circle area and its environs and contain this year's rainfall.
Emirates passengers can choose from seven weekly flights from Dubai to Accra until June 2, 2019, when Emirates will increase services on the route to 11 weekly flights.
According to Zibrim Yamusah, president and CEO of The YAMUSAH Group, "We are pleased to partner with Marriott International to bring the Protea Hotels by Marriott brand to Accra. The brand's strong regional equity and awareness coupled with the global distribution of Marriott International and the strength of its loyalty program, we believe, are a powerful combination that will help position the hotel and drive business."
While in Abidjan and Accra, President Weah is expected to meet his Ivorian and Ghanaian counterparts, President Alassane Quattara of Ivory Coast and President Nana Ado-Dankwa Akufo-Addo of Ghana to discuss the strengthening of bilateral relationships that exist between Liberia and the two host countries.
First phase of workshop for ICT Heads & Teachers of SHS across Greater Accra region was conducted on 10th & 11th July 2015 at BlueCrest Accra Campus followed by Ashanti Region on 24th & 25th July in Kumasi.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 5, 2016-South African Airways celebrates 1 year of service from Washington, DC to Accra, Ghana
THE JULY 4 Inquirer featured a book, titled 'Accra and the Post-Bellum Bar' by Nick Joaquin (Lifestyle Arts and Books), about the rise to prominence of five lawyers: Edgardo Angara, Jose Concepcion, Avelino Cruz, Teodoro Regala and Manuel Abello (order rearranged to fit the acronym).
ATO QUAYSON, Oxford Street, Accra: city life and the itineraries of transnationalism.
Speaking at the Iran-Ghana Economic and Trade Cooperation meeting here on Monday, he said Tehran and Accra can establish high-level relations in industrial, agricultural, mineral, and commercial fields.
Accra, Shawwal 4, 1435, Jul 31, 2014, SPA -- The death toll from cholera outbreak in Ghana's capital, Accra, has risen from five to 15 out of over 850 reported cases, health officials said Wednesday.