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August 5, 2017 3:58 PM Ada Asafotufiam: Rival chiefs clash at durbar

Two rival chiefs of the Dangbebiawe in the Ada Traditional Council clashed at the durbar grounds of 2017’s Asafotufiam celebrations at Ada. The confusion, which stalled the event for about 30 minutes, ended with the intervention of the police and military. According to Citi News sources at the festival grounds, the spat is a result of confusion among 42

August 3, 2017 11:16 PM Muslim pilgrims in Africa start journey to Saudi Arabia for Hajj 2017

Millions of Muslims worldwide are heading to the Islamic holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia for this year’s Hajj pilgrimage. The Saudi Arabia government has increased the quota of pilgrims from all the 178 registered countries with 950,000 pilgrims expected to arrive at Jeddah, 750,000 at Madinah and 100,000 by land and sea. Last year, 1,325,372 foreign 83

August 2, 2017 5:54 PM Adaklu Mountain not safe for sight-seeing now – NADMO

The National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) in the Volta Region has declared the Adaklu Mountain unsafe for sight-seeing. This is as a result of a “severe” landslide which occurred last Sunday, displacing 50 farmers and destroying 70 acres of farmlands at Helekpe, Avanyaviepe and Sikaman. Mr Pascal Agbagba, in-charge, Regional Management Information 7

July 30, 2017 12:18 AM Liverpool v Hertha Berlin video, highlights: Philippe Coutinho stars with assist for Mohamed Salah

JURGEN Klopp enjoyed a perfect return to Germany on Saturday, as Liverpool beat Hertha Berlin 3-0 in a pre-season friendly with summer signings Dominic Solanke and Mohamed Salah both on the scoresheet. The game also saw Philippe Coutinho, who has been heavily linked with a $118 million move to Barcelona, handed the captain’s armband, and the Liverpool 43

July 16, 2017 6:45 PM Fulfill Your Promises – Okyenhene To Akufo-Addo

Okyehene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin II, has urged President Akufo-Addo to work hard to fulfill the promises he made to Ghanaians during the 2016 election. Speaking at Kyebi as Okyeman marked this year’s Ohum Festival, the overlord of the Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Authority said it was important for government to ensure that Ghanaians are relieved 49

July 16, 2017 6:03 AM I won’t allow you to continue – Nana Addo to Kyebi galamseyers

The President Akufo-Addo has retreated the commitment of his government to end the galamsey menace. He said he is determined to protect the environment for future generations. The President told the alleged galamseyers at Kyebi that he will allow their activities to continue because it has implications for the future of the country. The President made the remarks 37

July 10, 2017 12:08 PM The World's Oldest Head of State is Sick, Again. What's Ailing Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe?

The 93-year-old president, in power in the southern African country since its independence in 1980, departed Friday to undergo a “routine medical check-up” in Singapore, according to a report in the state-run Sunday Mail cited by AFP. Overseas health visits by the nonagenarian leader are indeed becoming routine. Mugabe last visited Singapore, his chosen 45

July 9, 2017 3:36 PM Upper West regional sports festival in jeopardy

The Upper West regional bi-annual sports festival which is scheduled to take off on Sunday may see some schools withdraw as their students do not have a place to sleep. The participating schools from various districts in the region arrived in Jirapa on Saturday only to realize that the host schools, St. Francis Girls and Jirapa Senior High Schools have refused 27

July 8, 2017 11:16 AM Wiyaala to perform with Ahmed Soultan at Timitar Festival

Ghanaian Afro-pop artiste Noella Wiyaala, will be on stage with Morrocan musician Ahmed Soultan at the Timitar Festival in Agadir, Morocco. The two will perform their collaboration, “This is Who I am,” which is on Ahmed’s award-winning 2016 album, “Music has no Boundaries.” After the festival, Wiyaala will go back to the United Kingdom to perform at the Africa 40

July 3, 2017 3:39 PM ZongoFest 2017: Zongo Chiefs honoured in a grand durbar

Accra, July 3, GNA - A grand durbar for Zongo Chiefs over the weekend, was held at Nima in Accra in honour of the maiden edition of “Zongofest” to celebrate the rich arts and culture of the Zongo people. The durbar was characterised by the display of Chiefs and Warriors in their royal apparels, whilst some carried horses with their subjects parading 66