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

    April 2, 2018 8:17 AM 553

    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

  • Japan thrash Black Queens 7-1

    April 1, 2018 1:34 PM 535

    Japan completed its preparation for the Women’s Asian Cup in emphatic style Sunday with a 7-1 victory over the Black Queens of Ghana in an international friendly. With an eye on her lineups for the April 6-20 tournament in Jordan, coach Asako Takakura made multiple changes throughout the match against the Black Queens, including bringing veteran forward

  • We’ll refund excess fees to final year students – CHASS

    April 1, 2018 1:33 PM 527

    The Conference of Heads of Assisted Secondary Schools (CHASS), has said it would refund all excess fees charged its final year students. This follows a directive by the Ghana Education Service (GES), to heads of public Senior High Schools to charge final year students only half of the third term fees for the 2017/2018 academic year. The General Secretary

  • Anthony Joshua defeats Joseph Parker on points

    April 1, 2018 8:13 AM 448

    Anthony Joshua completed a composed points win over Joseph Parker as he was taken the distance for the first time in the unification clash in Cardiff. The British heavyweight star added the WBO belt to his IBF and WBA ‘super’ titles as he produced a disciplined display against the rugged Parker to earn a wide unanimous decision with scores of 118-110, 118-110 and 119-109 at the Principality

  • Thousands attend Bishop Dag’s miraculous Good Friday Service [Photos]

    March 31, 2018 6:54 PM 479

    Tens of thousands of congregants gathered on Friday evening for the Good Friday Easter service of The United Denominations, originating from the Lighthouse Group of Churches led by Bishop Dag Heward-Mills. The event, which was held at the Independence Square in Accra was characterized by mass public prayer, praise, worship and miracles. Most of the attendees

  • FDA destroys unwholesome products in Cape Coast

    March 31, 2018 3:51 PM 424

    The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in the Central Regional on Thursday safely disposed of about four metric tonnes of expired products worth more than GH¢ 32,697 in Cape Coast. They were made up of herbal medicines, alkaline water, and some expired drugs, which were voluntarily brought from pharmacies and hospitals to the FDA in accordance with the Public

  • Anthony Brown, others light up #HarvestPraise2018

    March 31, 2018 10:10 AM 474

    American Gospel Musician sensation, Anthony Brown and the Group Therapy were at their best at the 2018 edition of the annual gospel programme dubbed Harvest Praise which came off last night, Friday, March 30th, 2018. Anthony Brown captivated the audience by singing his songs back to back thus putting the crowd into a praise and worship mood. The event

  • Father crashes daughter’s proposal with “say no” sign

    March 31, 2018 9:18 AM 401

    It was a moment Allison Barron and Levi Bliss would remember for the rest of their lives. No, we’re not talking about Levi’s proposal — although that was certainly memorable, too. We’re talking about the moment Allison’s dad, who was standing off in the distance, held a sign instructing his daughter to “Say no.” “This is really just my dad’s personality

  • #HarvestPraise2018 held at the Fantasy Dome in Accra [Photos]

    March 31, 2018 7:43 AM 403

    The mother of all gospel concerts in Ghana, Harvest Praise was held the Fantasy Dome at the Trade Fair Centre in Accra yesterday. Dubbed the Bigger, Better and Greater edition of the concert, Harvest Praise paraded the hottest gospel music stars on stage to minister through music and worship. The Harvest International Ministries Campus Choir was in their

  • Easter’s significance must unite nation – CPP

    March 30, 2018 5:15 PM 381

    The Convention People’s Party (CPP) on Good Friday called on Ghanaians, especially Christians, to use the occasion of Easter as a period for meditation on their individual and collective contributions to the family and society while working towards uniting the country. In a commemorative message to the nation copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra