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Manny Pacquiao confirms fight with Conor McGregor in the Middle East next year

Filipino boxing legend, Manny Pacquiao has confirmed he will be fighting UFC superstar Conor McGregor in the Middle East next year.

The ring legend's office made the announcement in a statement and confirmed that Pacquiao's earnings from the fight will go towards victims of the coronavirus pandemic.

A statement from Pacquiao's office read: 'For the sake of all the Filipino Covid-19 victims, Senator Manny Pacquiao will be fighting UFC superstar Conor McGregor next year.'

'The huge portion of his earnings will proceed to those who are affected nationwide by the pandemic.'

The statement added that Pacquiao and McGregor were "getting ready for this one epic last boxing fight" in the Middle East next year.   Sen. Manny Pacquiao to fight Conor McGregor next year. He will use the earnings from the fight for COVID 19 response. | @LeilasINQpic.twitter.com/dDA4nTYpuU— Inquirer (@inquirerdotnet) September 26, 2020 It marks the return of McGregor, who retired f…

Free SHS Will Help Change The Socio Economic Structure Of Our District - Tain Chiefs

Chiefs in the Tain Traditional Area have hailed the significant impact President Akufo-Addo’s flagship educational intervention, Free SHS is having on their community.

At a durbur of Chiefs on Thursday September 24, 2020 in Nsawkaw, the Chiefs said Free SHS has made it possible for their children to access secondary education.

"The people of Tain are so grateful for your Free SHS. Today, most of our people are getting free education and that will help us," said Daasebre Okogyeaman Duodu Ampem III, Nsawkaw Chief, who spoke on behalf of the Tain Chiefs.

The Chiefs said as a poor and marginalised communuty, the Free SHS policy will help transform the community.

"It will help to change the socio economic structure of our district," Daasebre Okogyeaman said.

While commending the government of Akufo-Addo for its educational intervention, the Chiefs urged the government to continue to do more to bridge the gap in social differences in the country, especially in their community…