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October 21, 2017 5:41 AM GINO donates to Atomic gas explosion victims

Conserveria Distribution Ghana Limited, distributors of the GINO brand of food products on Thursday donated various food products to victims of the recent Atomic Gas Explosion on admission at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra. The donation is in response to calls on corporate Ghana, by Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, to support the victims of the gas explosion 68

October 20, 2017 9:15 AM Jordaan nowhere to be seen or heard as second woman alleges rape

The former Nelson Mandela Bay mayor is yet to respond to allegations of rape, which have now come from two women. By Friday, two days after former ANC MP and singer Jennifer Ferguson wrote about her experience of sexual assault at the hands of Safa president Danny Jordaan, he has not been available to comment on the serious allegation. Ferguson said another 115

October 19, 2017 2:59 PM Spain gears up to revoke Catalan autonomy in secession spat

Spain's government on Thursday set in motion plans to take away Catalonia's local powers after its defiant regional president refused to give up his demands for Catalan independence. The constitutional law that Spain plans to invoke has never been used in the four decades since democracy was restored after Gen. Francisco Franco's dictatorship 108

October 19, 2017 1:08 PM Commission of Enquiry for new regions inaugurated

The Akufo-Addo administration is advancing plans to create three new regions with the inauguration of a nine-member Commission of Enquiry, to collate views that will lead to carving out new regions from existing ones. President Nana Akufo-Addo inaugurated the commission on Thursday morning, which will be chaired by retired Supreme Court Justice, Stephen 73

October 19, 2017 5:05 AM Controversial Zoomlion sanitation module will be reviewed – YEA board chair

Government will soon review a sub-contracted youth employment and capacity building initiative that made the headlines in 2014 for allegedly paying beneficiaries a paltry monthly fee. The purpose of the review, according to the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) will be to assess whether is delivering on its mandate. The Youth in Sanitation Module was signed 84

October 18, 2017 1:05 AM How A Fitness Tracker Could Save Your Life

Trending News: How An Apple Watch Saved This Man's Life An alert on James Green's Apple Watch notified him that something was wrong and it turned out, something was. Besides the fact that you don't really need a watch anyway, smartwatches do have some cool functions like fitness tracking, taking calls and oh yeah, saving your life. James Green, a 28-year-old 97

October 17, 2017 8:09 AM Atomic explosion: Be scientific, not sentimental – LPG marketers tell gov’t

The LPG Marketers Association is kicking against a new directive by the government for the distribution of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) across the country. The Cylinder Recirculation Model of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) distribution was rolled out by the government following the fatal gas explosion and fire that struck the Atomic Junction in Accra 71

October 16, 2017 1:12 PM Video: Let’s legalize ‘weed’, it’s not different from alcohol – Reggie Rockstone

Hiplife ‘Grandpapa’, Reggie Rockstone has added his voice to the numerous calls for the legalization of marijuana stating that it is not different from alcohol. He noted that, there are economic and medical benefits Ghana can derive from the herb if its use is legalized. For some time now, some entertainment personalities, including rapper Kwaw Kwese 84

October 16, 2017 8:48 AM Pastor calls for sanction for erring gov't officials

Source: Ghana I Luv FM I Prince Appiah Head Pastor of Calvary Charismatic Centre in Kumasi, is calling for severe sanctions against government officials whose misdeeds cause harm to Ghanaians. Pastor Ransford Obeng observes the recent fatal gas explosion in Accra and floods in parts of the country were caused by failure to comply with the law. He spoke 52

October 14, 2017 2:00 PM Iranians fear economic hardship, but united against Trump

ANKARA (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s hardened stance towards Iran evoked a mixture of indifference and national pride among Iranians on Saturday but many were concerned about economic hardship should a multinational nuclear deal unravel. In a major shift in U.S. foreign policy, Trump said on Friday he might ultimately terminate the 2015 agreement 93