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October 22, 2017 10:34 AM Volta GJA launches maiden awards

Ho, Oct. 22, GNA - Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, Volta Regional Minister, has launched the maiden Volta Journalists awards by the regional branch of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) with a call on journalists to promote government's transformation drive. He said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo considered the media as the pivot of his “ambitious 1

October 22, 2017 10:01 AM Daddy Lumba unveiled as tourism ambassador

Minister of Tourism, Arts & Culture, Catherine Afeku, has unveiled highlife musician Charles Kwadwo Fosu, popularly known as Daddy Lumba, as Ghana’s tourism ambassador. The musician, who has been described by a section of the stakeholders in the creative industry as one of the talented Ghanaian and most sought-after musician, is expected to use his personality 1

October 22, 2017 9:07 AM Free SHS is good but limited – Nduom

The 2016 flagbearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom, has said that the government’s Free Senior High School policy will not help to address the teething challenges in the country’s education sector. According to him, the government must implement the Free Compulsory Universal Basic Education policy as stipulated in the constitution 1

October 22, 2017 8:24 AM ACP Tiwaa incompetent for CID top job – Namoale

Former National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for La-Dadekotopon, Nii Amassah Namoale, has questioned the police hierarchy’s decision to promote ACP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah to act as Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Speaking on The Big Issue on Saturday, Namoale said it was completely inappropriate 1

October 22, 2017 7:07 AM Opportunity exists to engage AMERI – Kwabena Donkor

Dr Kwabena Donkor, former Minister of Power has stated that there was an opportunity for the government to engage AMERI Energy for re-negotiations. According to him, it was wrong for the government to criminalise other parties in the deal before engaging them for discussions. Dr Donkor was also at the Committee to respond to questions over the $510 million 1

October 22, 2017 12:40 AM VIDEO: Bukom Banku 'Meets His Meter'...As Bastir Floors Him In Rd 7

Bastir Samir, former Ghana's Amateur boxing team captain, really lived up to his sobriquet "The Beast", when he virtually demolished Braimah "Bukom Banku" Kamoko in their non-titled Cruiserweight contest at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra on Saturday night. Bastir stunned spectators and viewers alike when he handed Braimah Kamoko his first boxing defeat

October 22, 2017 12:23 AM Bukom Banku suffers humiliating defeat in cruiserweight bout

Former WBO Africa Cruiserweight champion, Brimah Kamoko, known commonly as Bukom Banku suffered a humiliating defeat to former Ghana Amateur boxing team captain, Bastie Samir in the cruiserweight non-title bout held at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra on Saturday night. Bukom Banku, who promised to knock out the Bastie in the 6th Round ahead of the bout struggled 12

October 21, 2017 9:11 PM U17 World Cup: FIFA and LOC wary of poor ground conditions in Guwahati ahead of semi-final

Continuous rainfall for the past 36 hours rendered the field at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati almost unplayable ahead of the first 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup quarterfinal between Mali and Ghana on Saturday evening. But referee Mehdi Abid Charef and his team of officials thought otherwise and gave the green signal to go ahead with the game of football 1

October 21, 2017 5:56 PM Dr. Nduom ‘bows out’ of frontline role in politics

Flagbearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom may not contest the next presidential election slated for 2020. The three-time presidential hopeful is banking his hope on the younger generation to occupy frontline roles and make it successful. Dr. Nduom who was delivering a speech at the party’s 4th National Convention on Saturday 20

October 21, 2017 4:53 PM Mali mentality masters Ghana in rain-soaked Guwahati

Mali didn't win merely a football match in Guwahati on a sodden Saturday evening -- they reached into their sturdiest core, amplified their strengths and went on to master conditions and opposition on a pudding of a pitch. In what looked like diabolical pitch on which to play a World Cup match, a 2-1 victory over Ghana has taken Mali into their second 1