The government has rolled over cocoa bills that matured Thursday, January 20, without the investors’ consent, a move that has sparked anxiety among the investor community. Investors received payments for the matured bills on Friday, but their accounts were quickly debited, leading to agitations between some holders and their banks. “I received payments and was […]
The Inspector General of Police Dr George Akuffo Dampare has said he is not scared of death. The only thing he says he is afraid of is birth and not death. Answering questions on the directive against the publication of doom prophecies while appearing before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament on Thursday, January […]
The Minority in Parliament has rejected the method adopted by the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) in adjusting utility tariffs. The PURC on Monday January 16 announced that electricity and water tariffs have been increased by 29.96 percent and 8.3 percent respectively. The new tariffs take effect on February 1, 2023. A statement issued by […]
Executive President of the Center for Employment of Persons with Disability (CEPWD), Mr. Alexander Tetteh has admonished that Ghana is not getting the development it should have because the country has not been treating the vulnerable people well. He expressed worry over how persons with; the aged, disabilities, orphans, widows, and the likes are not […]
Renowned record label, Lynx Entertainment, has unleashed the first track from its upcoming Extended Play (EP), Coming Soon.
Atletico Madrid have confirmed the signing of Memphis Depay from Barcelona on a two-and-a-half-year contract. Memphis was spotted in Atletico Madrid training on Thursday night, with permission from Barcelona, while the transfer was being finalised. On Friday afternoon, the club confirmed the transfer, with his presentation scheduled for later that evening. The deal is widely […]
Dancehall musician Shatta Wale has called for his Ghanaian compatriates to take a cue from how Nigerians run the music business and industry.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports congratulated the Black Galaxies on their comeback victory over Sudan in the African Nations Championship in Algeria. Annor Walker’s team fought back from a goal down to win 3-1, thanks to goals from Hearts of Oak trio Daniel Afriyie Barnieh, Konadu Yiadim, and Seidu Suraj, and are now in […]
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has been affirmed winners of the 2020 Parliamentary Elections in Zabzugu in the Northern Region. This follows a court ruling on Friday, January 20. The results of the elections as declared in 2020 were challenged by the Parliamentary Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Alhassan Umar Abaako. He was […]
After conceding against Sudan, David Abagna has revealed that he urged his teammates to fight back for a vital win on Thursday. Ghana needed to win against Sudan to stand a chance of advancing to the next round of the African Nations Championship after losing to Madagascar in their first game. But, to their surprise, […]
One of the seriously injured victims of the Appiatse disaster, Joseph Arhin Junior, is seeking an amount of GH¢65,000 to fix his broken leg after the explosion in January last year. The 45-year-old victim, who was the head of Physical Planning at the Amenfi East Municipality until the sad incident, told Nhyiraba Paa Kwesi Simpson, […]
Black Galaxies coach Annor Walker has revealed the encouraging words he shared with his players after Sudan’s opener stunned them in Thursday’s match. Ghana needed a win against Sudan to stay in the African Nations Championship after losing 2-1 to Madagascar in their first game. However, they fell behind after 31 minutes. Sudan took the […]
A Tamale High Court has affirmed the election of Abdulai Jacob Iddriss as Member of Parliament for Savelugu Constituency. Mr Jacob Iddriss’s election in 2020 was challenged by the Parliamentary Candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Muhamed Abdul-Samed Gunu. According to the petition, the election of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) MP was invalid […]
Annor Walker believes the Black Galaxies will fare well without captain Daniel Afriyie Barnieh, who will miss the team’s next game if they advance from Group C. Barnieh was sent off in added time for a reckless challenge. He looked set to be the match-winner after putting Ghana ahead from the spot in the second […]
Head of the Comoros Football Federation Said Ali Athouman was recorded on video saying they fielded some players who had tested positive for coronavirus in their famous 2021 Africa Cup of Nations victory over Ghana last year. Comoros, making their tournament debut, shocked Ghana 3-2 in their final group game to eliminate the four-time African […]
The Director of Research at the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) Dr John Kwakye has said that the Domestic Debt Exchange programme that has been introduced would not be necessary if the government had embarked on drastic fiscal measures. In his view, the government could have embarked on expenditure cuts and tax-enhancing measures to raise […]
Entertainment journalist and host of 3FM's Showbiz 927, Caleb Nii Boye, in sharing his thoughts on Sarkodie's feature on the new version of legendary Bob Marley's Stir It Up, admonished unhealthy comparisons among musicians.
The West African Gas Pipeline Company Limited (WAPCo) has announced the resumption of transportation of gas to Tema. The Company on Thursday, January 12 shut down its facility in Takoradi to allow for the replacement of some valves it described as “critical”. The decision was aimed at securing the safety and integrity of the Takoradi […]
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has been challenged to explain how the government is going to fund the free tablets for all senior high school students initiative. Member of Parliament for Ajumakor-Enyan-Essiam Dr Cassiel Ato Frson wondered whether the government is going to borrow to fund the initiative. In a tweet, Dr Ato Forson said […]
Member of Parliament for Ajumako-Enyan-Esiam Dr Cassiel Ato Forson has criticized the free tablets for all Senior High School initiative that was announced by Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia. In his view, this is a misplaced priority because students in some parts of the country, especially in the North East Region, do not have desks […]