• Thursday, April 19, 2018

Business

Traders around prez Akufo-Addo’s Nima residence have moved

Traders and squatters around President Akufo-Addo’s Nima residence have finally moved out after a directive for them to vacate the premises...

Smartphone Users to Experience Biggest Mobile Sales online

Users and dealers of smartphone are about experience one of the biggest mobile sales online expo on the Africa...

UniBank takes over ADB

In an unexpected move that could be the beginning of a restructuring of the local Banking space, a consortium...

Right Consults wins top award at IIA SME Excellence Awards

  Deputy Minister, Carlos Ahenkorah with some of the award winners Right Consults, an electronic security firm won the...

3 Ghanaian cocoa farmers pick world’s best cocoa prize

  Three cocoa farmers from Ghana have been recognized and awarded at the 2017 edition of the Cocoa Excellence...

Banks Total Asset Base Hits GH¢93.2 Billion

  The total asset base of banks increased to GH¢93.2 billion in December 2017, indicating an annual growth of...

Education

New School Block for Oboyan Community

As part of efforts to improve the standard of Education within the Kwahu East District, the District Chief Executive,...

Nkwatia Presbyterian S.H.S Dinning Hall Roof Ripped Off

The Nkwatia Presbyterian Senior High School was hit by heavy rains in the early hours of Tuesday, 20th of...

MCE CUTS SOD FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF SCHOOLS

The Nkoranza South Municipal Chief Executive, Madam Diana Ataa Kissiwaa has cut sod for the construction of  a two...

MP FOR WASA AMENFI CENTRAL HAS ORGANIZED INTER SCHOOL QUIZ COMPETITION FOR SCHOOLS...

The National Democratic Congress Member of Parliament for  Wasa Amenfi Central, Mr. Peter Yaw Kwakye Ackah on Friday, 2,...

TEACHER CONVICTED FOR MOLESTING A MINOR

  An Accra Circuit Court on Wednesday sentenced Sophia Osei a 24-year-old pupil teacher for continually hailing insults on...

Osudoku SHS Closes Down over harmful smoke

  Headmistress of Osudoku Senior High Technical School in the Greater Accra Region, Sylvia Baaba Yankey, has confirmed to...

ENTERTAINMENT

Diamond Platnumz ‘briefly detained’

Tanzania's top music star Diamond Platnumz was only held briefly by authorities over what they allege were "obscene" videos...

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN GHANA

Domestic violence prevalence in Ghana is a deep rooted cultural belief that, it is socially acceptable for men to discipline...

VGMA 2018 winners; Ebony Reigns crowned Artiste of the Year

Dancehall artiste Ebony Reigns was crowned posthumously as the Artiste of the Year on the night the whole music industry...

VGMA Set for Tomorrow

Ghana Music Awards, Ghana's most prestigious music awards organized by Charterhouse is here again. The music industry's biggest award...

AWARD SCHEME INSTITUTED TO ACKNOWLEDGE ENTERTAINERS IN THE THREE NORTHERN REGIONS

In efforts to encourage patriotism and acknowledge the contribution of citizens in their quest to ensure development and growth...

Sierra Leone’s ‘bubu king’ dies

Ahmed Janka Nabay - one of Sierra Leone's best-known musicians - has died aged 54, the music website Pitchfork...

Health

Regular excess drinking can take years off your life, study finds

Regularly drinking above the UK alcohol guidelines can take years off your life, according to a major report. The...

Three die from “mysterious” injection at New Senchi Health Centre

Three persons have reportedly died after receiving injections at the New Senchi Health Centre at Akrade in the Eastern...

Men in Ghana Against Male Contraceptive Pills

A recent research reports say that the production of a contraceptive pill for men is almost ready. The pill...

Excessive consumption of noodles ‘killing’ children – Dietician

Dr. Efua Owusu Ansah, a Dietician at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) has cautioned Ghanaians especially children against...

Kenyan doctor cuts open wrong patient’s head

A Kenyan doctor has been suspended after cutting open the head of the wrong patient. One patient needed surgery...

Pregnant women warned against baby skin bleaching pills

Women in Ghana have been warned against a growing trend for taking pills during pregnancy to lighten the skin...

News

“Ghana Stands Ready To Beat Malaria” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the effective execution of the National Strategic Plan for...

Finance Minister Invites Japanese Investors to Ghana

Ken Ofori-Atta, Ghana’s Finance Minister has observed that prospects for Ghana issuing a possible Samurai bond in the medium...

“Ghana Is A Haven of Peace, Stability” – President Akufo-Addo to UK Investors

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has told investors and business leaders from the United Kingdom...

Zimbabwe nurses’ unions scoffs at mass firing

The union representing nurses in Zimbabwe has told its members to continue their strike despite being sacked following a...

Former US First Lady Barbara Bush dies at 92

Barbara Bush, the former US first lady and literacy campaigner, has died at the age of 92. She was...

98% OF FEEDER ROADS IN KWAHU EAST RESHAPED

As one of the fastest growing district in the country which was created about ten years ago, the Kwahu...

OPINION

5 Things That Can Tear Down The High Drive As The 2017/2018 Ghana...

The smiles and joy on the faces of Ghanaian football lovers when the Ghana premier league commenced last Saturday...

Martin Amidu writes: My parting thoughts as citizen vigilante

  The right to criticize a fellow citizen, however vigorous, cannot be defamatory of that citizen or even in...

SONA: A SAD SPECTACLE IN POETRY, PROMISES, & PROPAGANDA

    The Progressive People’s Party (PPP) is stunned the President, in his 2nd State of the Nation Address,...

WORLD CANCER, AWARENESS CREATION AND IMPACT

  Yesterday February, 4  was world cancer day. A day set aside to create cancer awareness, its prevention, detection, and treatment. World Cancer...

POOR SANITATION IN ACCRA

    It is uncommon to walk the streets of Accra and not to be met with cabbage. The...

Nigeria’s Boko Haram attacks in numbers – as lethal as ever

  Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has repeatedly said that the Boko Haram jihadist group has been defeated but BBC...

POLITICS

National Democratic Congress Nullifies Some Branch Elections in Greater Accra

The Greater Accra Regional Secretariat of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has nullified results of all branch elections that...

Sierra Leone election: Julius Maada Bio fast-tracks presidential oath in a hotel

Sierra Leone's opposition candidate, Julius Maada Bio, has rushed to take his presidential oath in a hotel after winning...

PAST AND PRESENT PATRIOTS OF NPP HONOURED

Past and present heroes whose contributions and support have enhanced the cause of the New Patriotic Party (N.P.P) in...

Sierra Leone votes in run-off between Maada Bio and Kamara

Voters in Sierra Leone are choosing their new president in a run-off poll which pits a coup leader against...

Police arrest Koku Anyidoho over coup comments

The Deputy General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress, Mr Koku Anyidoho has been arrested by the Criminal Investigations...

Minority denies voting in favour of Ghana-US military pact

Minority Members of Parliament (MPs) have denied that MPs who supported the ratification of the Ghana-US military defence cooperation...

Sports

GAHA Invited to Nigeria

The Nigeria Handball Association has invited some of the Greater Accra Handball Association (GAHA) teams to take part in...

Kwadwo Baah Suspended from the National Sports Authority Board

Following preliminary investigations into the recent visa fraud scandal in Australia in the just ended Commonwealth Games carried by...

AMPEM DARKOA LADIES TO DEFEND LEAGUE TITLE

This year’s national women league will be one of the best ever witnessed in the country. Just after two...

Akosombo Krystal Palace Eye’s Second Straight Home Win

 Raphael Osei Quist, Communication member of Akosombo Krystal Palace, a division one club based in the Eastern Region is...

FELIX ANNAN ASSURES FANS OF VICTORY

The tension and euphoria in the Ghana Premier League is gathering momentum as the competition is getting hotter and...

WE ARE COMING LIKE WOUNDED LIONS- OKYEMAN PLANNERS TO OLYMPICS

The division one league is in match day 5 of the 2017/18 season. As various teams gear up for...