Management of the Media General Group, Ghana’s leading media company on Friday, May 29 announced new appointments and changes in its senior management team effective Monday, June 1. Francis Doku, the General Manager for MG Digital Limited and General Manager of MG Radio, has been appointed as the new General Manager for MG Television, responsible […]
US President Donald Trump will sign an executive order targeting social media firms, the White House has said. It comes after he threatened to shut down social media platforms he accused of stifling conservative voices. The latest dispute emerged after Twitter added fact-check links to his tweets for the first time. The order’s details have […]
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Ameyaw Debrah Ghana’s leading PR and Rating Agency, Avance Media, in partnership with Woodin and Verna Natural Mineral Water, has released 2020’s ‘Top 50 Ghanaian Bloggers’ ranking. The ranking, which
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Following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic globally, the planning committee for the Ghana Beverage Awards (GBA) has officially announced that the Ghana Beverage Awards 2019 will be held virtually and streamed on TV and online on 13th June 2020. The beverage awards which is in its fourth year, closed nominations to the general public […]
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The comeback of former President John Dramani Mahama has been questioned by many over time, and still people do not fathom the...
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The Association of Para Track and Field and Power Lifting in the Ashanti region has honoured Media General for excellence in news reportage and extensive coverage of the plight of its members during the 3-week partial lockdown period to contain the spread of COVID-19. The group particularly commended broadcast journalist, Ibrahim Abubakar, for a story […]
The Metropolitan Chief Executive of the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly, Anthony Sam has attributed the spike in COVID-19 cases in the metropolis to the failure by residents to adhere to social distancing and other preventive protocols. The Western Region currently has 344 COVID-19 cases per updates from the Ghana Health Service. Already, major markets in the […]
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The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has insisted that Ghana’s exchange rate has fared better under the Akufo-Addo-led government than the previous administration. Dr. Bawumia said this in reaction to criticisms that the cedi keeps depreciating against major currencies despite his comments that the exchange rate is under control. While defending government’s macroeconomic performance in […]
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During the second semester of 2018/19, I taught two courses in Media and Communication at the African University College of Communications, AUCC, in Accra. The two courses: Journalistic reporting, writing and editing, and Communication Theory presented different challenges for both my undergraduate and graduate classes. At face value they seemed dialectical; perched at opposite ends […]
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A Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Emmanuel Asampong has cast doubt over the Second Deputy Speaker, Alban Bagbin’s call for the display of dead bodies resulting from COVID-19 on media platforms to enforce the message that the disease is real. Dr. Asampong said it will be ethically inappropriate to adopt such a measure, given that it has […]
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Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, Health Minister An ultrasound scanner, Butterfly iQ, designed to replace stethoscope, is billed to hit the Ghanaian market and revolutionize healthcare delivery in the country. The new diagnostic
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Has Ghana imported some professional journalists to help fight COVID-19? This question keeps occurring to me, considering how the media has handled the Coronavirus pandemic. Why and how did the Ghanaian media criticised of unprofessionalism, irresponsibility, and partisanship, suddenly metamorphose into a professional, responsible and generally non-partisan media we have seen since the outbreak of […]
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Discipline is at the very heart of the socio-economic and structural development of every nation. No group of people, no society and by extension no country can see any sustainable development if its members or citizens are not disciplined. Discipline is the attitude of obeying rules or a code of behaviour. It is the use […]
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Scores of Ghanaians have defied the coronavirus social distancing protocol. Hundreds of Accra residents reportedly converged at Lavender Hills on Sunday, May 17 for keep fit Exercise. They undertook the
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The Supreme Court has dismissed a suit challenging Martin Amidu’s eligibility to serve as Special Prosecutor. The decision was a 5-2 majority decision. The Supreme Court did not give reasons for the decision but indicated that the lawyers could pick it up from the court’s registry. This ruling means that the Apex court has legitimized the […]
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Supreme Court has dismissed the suit challenging the eligibility of Mr Martin Alamisi Barnes Kaiser Amidu to be appointed as the Special...
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The Supreme Court by a majority decision has dismissed a suit challenging Martin Amidu’s age as Special Prosecutor. Reasons for the the 5-2 decision, according to the Chief Justice, would be made available at the registry of the Court. The majority, who voted for the dismissal of the suit, are Chief Justice Anin Yeboah, Baffoe […]
A former Deputy Attorney-General, Dr. Dominic Ayine, is disappointed over the dismissal of his suit challenging Martin Amidu’s eligibility to serve as Special Prosecutor. Speaking to the press after the judgement on Wednesday, May 12, 2020, Dr. Ayine said the dismissal of his challenge would set a bad precedent. “Unfortunately, the precedent will allow for […]
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