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November 1, 2017 2:39 AM Instinct Wave: Crowns Financial Executives in Ghana

The much anticipated 3rd Ghana CFO Awards event which is being organized by InstinctWave, has been held successfully in Accra; by awarding financial executives and organizations who have worked assiduously to boost the economic growth of the country. The awardees include: Barclays, Ecobank, Omni Bank, GBC, Ministry of Finance and seasoned banking and financial 14

October 30, 2017 6:21 AM Fentuo writes: 5 Reasons why MTN FA Cup beats Ghana Premier League

On Sunday, Kumasi Asante Kotoko claimed an impressive 3-1 victory over rivals Accra Hearts of Oak to lift their 9th FA Cup title at the Tamale Sports Stadium, largely thanks to the heroics of striker Sadick Adams, who scored a stunning first-half hattrick to set them on the way. For the organizers of the competition, this was yet another beautiful end to the great 11

October 25, 2017 11:39 AM GSA urges government to make food safety a public health priority

Accra, Oct 25, GNA – The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has urged the Government to make food safety a public health priority. Dr Kofi Amponsah-Bediako, the Public Relations Officer, GSA, explained that this was because food safety plays a pivotal role in developing policies and regulatory frameworks. He said there was the need to establish and implement 10

October 23, 2017 4:09 PM Top flutist Mattan Klein in Ghana for Jazz Concert

World renowned Israeli Flutist and Composer Mattan Klein and his quartet will have a Jazz concert as part of the “Cultural Week of Israel in Ghana” at the Kempinski Hotel, Gold Coast City. The concert will also include a unique collaboration with Ghanaian musicians: flutist, Dela Botri and Hewale group and the Jazz singer Cina Soul. Mattan Klein was born and raised 12

October 19, 2017 3:01 PM ‘Stop Downplaying WASH Issues’

Minister of Water and Sanitation, Mr Joseph Kofi Adda has appealed to Ghanaians to stop downplaying the important role hygiene plays in preventing perennial outbreaks of cholera. In a speech read on his behalf by the Chief Director of his outfit, Mr Joseph Obeng Poku at the Church of Christ Auditorium in Accra on the commemoration of 2017 Global Hand Washing 10

October 18, 2017 1:07 PM U17 World Cup: Desperate Niger vow to eliminate arch-rivals Ghana in knock-out phase

Niger, making their maiden appearance at the U-17 World Cup 2017, reached the round-of-16 by scoring just one goal from three group stage matches and conceding six along the way to Spain and Brazil. Their defensive shortcomings were severely exposed by their highly experienced opponents at the group phase of the tournament in India. Despite these deficiencies 3

October 10, 2017 2:32 AM Haiti looks to Benin for guidance on voodoo crimes

Three senators from Haiti pause in reflection in front of a statue of their country's independence hero Toussaint Louverture in Allada, southern Benin, where he had his roots. The West African and Caribbean countries, separated by thousands of kilometres (miles) and ocean, share the same history but also the same religion -- voodoo. Jean Renel Senatus 7

October 8, 2017 4:30 PM Who can qualify in South America?

The final matchday of the South American qualifying competition for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ takes place on Tuesday. We take to you through all the qualification permutations, with six teams fighting it out for the three remaining direct tickets to next year’s world finals and the play-off place. Uruguay are assured the play-off place at worst 5

October 7, 2017 10:09 AM Faust in Modern Ethiopia

In 1974, Haile Selassie, the absolute monarch was told that he had to abdicate; he was then led into a Volkswagen car out of his old palace. The monarch accepted his fate and was noted to have said, “If it is God’s will…” Like all the emperors of past Ethiopia, he was not only a ruler but head of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. His subjects in the rural 7

October 6, 2017 1:44 PM 1 Ghana: Starlets Make Winning Start In India

Two-time world champions, Ghana's Black Starlets have beaten their Colombian counterparts by a goal to nil in the 17th edition of the FIFA U-17 World Cup which kicked off today, Friday, at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi, India. A fine counter-attack saw Black Starlets captain Eric Ayiah make an incisive run down the left flank before delivering 6