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February 16, 2018 8:03 AM Dogboe, Magdaleno in social media war ahead of April 28 clash

They may have sparred once as friends in the past but there is no love lost between Jessie Magdaleno and Isaac “The Royal Storm” Dogboe as their impending bout to determine the undisputed champion of the WBO World Super Bantamweight title on 28th April nears. It will be recalled that Dogboe (18-0-0) called out Magdaleno (25-0-0) shortly after dispatching 3

January 31, 2018 3:52 PM Black US lawmakers wear kente cloth to protest Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment

As President Trump claimed credit for lower unemployment among African Americans, cameras at Tuesday’s State of the Union cut to members of the Congressional Black Caucus. The members, dressed in West African kente cloth to protest Trump after reports he called some African nations “shithole countries,” sat stone-faced and unmoved. “And something I’m very proud 13

January 27, 2018 1:00 PM Court remands two for fraud

An Accra Circuit Court on Thursday remanded two persons into police custody for conspiring to commit crime, defrauding by false pretense, money laundering and forgery of documents. Razak Debbie, unemployed and Lukman Afuwapes, a student, pleaded not guilty and would reappear on February 8. Superintendent of Police, Kweku Bempah, told the court that the complainant 17

January 22, 2018 7:31 AM US musician Tom Petty died of ‘accidental drug overdose’

US musician Tom Petty died of an accidental overdose after taking various painkillers, according to a statement issued by his family. Petty “suffered from many serious ailments…most significantly a fractured hip”, the statement said. Family members say they believe he was overusing prescription pain medication when he died in October aged 66. Petty found 18

January 13, 2018 2:42 PM ‘We won’t accept insults from Trump’ – Nana Addo

President Akufo-Addo has condemned US President, Donald Trump for recent derogatory remarks he reportedly made against African countries, saying Ghana will “not accept such insults, even from a leader of a friendly country.” Trump’s alleged description of some nations on the continent as ‘shithole countries’ has not sat well with many, including a number 29

November 28, 2017 3:38 PM Wanlov abandons wrappers for suit [Photo]

For once, Emmanuel Owusu-Bonsu, known in showbiz as Wanlov the Kubolor, wore suit and shoes. This is unusual of the artist who for many years has put on wrappers and walked bare-footed. His outlandish lifestyle coupled with his controversial lyrical abilities put him in the league of his own. Wanlov took patrons by surprise when he played the role of Mr. Engelmeyer 36

November 17, 2017 12:22 PM All set for Citi TV’s ‘The Eminence’ on Saturday

Preparations are far advanced for the maiden edition of ‘The Eminence,’ a Citi TV event which is aimed at celebrating people who have excelled and made a significant impact in their various fields of endeavour. ‘The Eminence’ will celebrate the achievements and contributions of ace broadcaster, Tommy Annan-Forson to the Ghanaian media. The programme 35

November 1, 2017 4:36 PM New York truck attack: Driver 'inspired by Islamic State'

The man suspected of killing eight people in New York by driving a truck down a cycle lane was inspired by the Islamic State (IS) group, police say. New York Police's Deputy Commissioner John Miller said that notes in Arabic claiming the attack on behalf of IS were recovered from the scene in Lower Manhattan. The suspect, Sayfullo Saipov, 29, is an Uzbek 45

November 1, 2017 4:30 PM Trump emergence could strengthen EU- Dr Asare

Adjunct Fellow of CES & Head of the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana, Dr Bossman Eric Asare says the emergence of the American president Donald Trump may strengthen the resolve of the European Union to remain strong and united. According to him, many European Union leaders are not happy with the style of governance of the American 40

October 31, 2017 3:44 AM How Donald Trump Hired and Fired Paul Manafort

When he is backed into a corner, Donald Trump reflexively tries to improvise his way out of the mess. That may have worked in the rough and tumble world of New York real estate, and it certainly helped him become the first political neophyte to lead a presidential ticket since Dwight D. Eisenhower. But on Monday, a trio of past impromptus resulted in a trifecta 26