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  • 2nd Image Hair and Beauty Academy holds graduation ceremony [Photos]

    April 3, 2018 6:00 AM 861

    Over 200 students graduated from the 2nd Image Hair and Beauty Academy at a brief ceremony on Saturday. The event, held at the Trade Fair Centre in Accra, had in attendance, the Minister for Tourism and Creative Arts, Catherine Afeku, among others. Addressing the graduates, the CEO of 2nd Image International, Nikki Boa-Amponsem, challenged them to put the skills

  • UPSA GRASAG makes Easter donation to Christ Faith Foster Home

    April 2, 2018 4:21 PM 824

    The University of Professional Studies’ (UPSA) Graduate Students Association (GRASAC), last Friday donated assorted items to Christ Faith Foster Home at Frafraha in Accra. The items included clothes, stationery, groceries, detergents and sanitary wear, among other things. The donation formed part of the group’s initiative to put smiles on the faces

  • We’re ready to deal with increased operations at KIA – Immigration Service

    April 2, 2018 4:14 PM 656

    The Kotoka International Airport (KIA) Command of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has indicated its readiness to manage the new terminal of the Airport which is expected to be completed soon. “Let me touch on our readiness for terminal 3. We are near completion of P3. The command is bracing for expanded operations at the terminal. The Immigration

  • Easter Orphan Project: Citi FM donates to 3 orphanages

    April 2, 2018 4:07 PM 823

    Citi FM has donated assorted items worth thousands of cedis to the Baptist School Complex and Orphanage (BASCO) as part of the 2018 Easter Orphan Project. The items donated included bags of rice, sugar, cereals as well as drinks and stationery. Staff, clients and listeners of the station contributed the items which were donated on Easter Monday

  • West Brom part company with manager Pardew

    April 2, 2018 2:47 PM 825

    West Bromwich Albion have parted company with manager Alan Pardew after eight successive league defeats. The 56-year-old was appointed on 29 November after the Baggies sacked Tony Pulis following a run of 10 Premier League games without a victory. A 2-1 home defeat by Burnley on Saturday left bottom club Albion 10 points from safety with six games left. Coach

  • NPP condemns attack on Eric Opoku

    April 2, 2018 2:31 PM 794

    The New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Asunafo South Constituency has condemned the attack on the Member of Parliament for the area, Eric Opoku. The Communications Director of the NPP in the constituency, Nana Adusei Opoku, urged the police to bring the perpetrators to book regardless of their party affiliation. “The NPP in Asunafo South does not support

  • Cede control of Kalakpa Game Reserve to chiefs – Group demands

    April 2, 2018 10:44 AM 733

    Abutia Development Union, (ADU), an association of committed citizens of Abutia Traditional Area in the Volta Region, is asking the government to hand over management of the Kalakpa Game Reserve to the Traditional Authority over what they describe as the failure of the Forestry Commission to make good use of the reserve. Speaking at this year’s Asafotu

  • ‘Something huge is coming’ – Wutah

    April 2, 2018 10:00 AM 571

    Ghanaian highlife duo, Wutah, has dispelled rumours that the group is on the verge of collapse again, just about a year of its reunion. In a Facebook post that has a picture of the duo, actor Kobi Rana and a Vodafone logo, Wutah Afriyie, one half of the group hinted that they are preparing to come out with a big project. “Let them beef. After all, we are vegetarians

  • Easter Orphan Project: Citi FM heads out for annual outreach [Photos]

    April 2, 2018 8:54 AM 582

    Staff of Citi FM are headed to three selected orphanages in the country to make some donations to them as part of the Easter celebration. The orphanages, which Citi FM has been supporting for 13 years, include the Baptist School Complex (BASCO) an orphanage at Trotor, near Suhum in the Eastern Region, the Handivangelism Orphanage at Haatso in Accra

  • China hits back with tariffs on US imports worth $3bn

    April 2, 2018 8:17 AM 542

    China has imposed tariffs of up to 25% on 128 US imports, including pork and wine, after US President Donald Trump raised duties on foreign steel and aluminium imports in March. The tariffs affecting some $3bn (£2.1bn) of imports kick in on Monday. Beijing said the move was to “safeguard China’s interests and balance” losses caused by new US tariffs