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June 16, 2017 5:44 AM FEATURE: Dr Gyan at 50: A crowning glory to a career still in motion

His career is a contrasting tale. A hero for many, villain for others; loved and loathed with equal measure but one thing is certain! No Ghanaian player has scored half a century of goals for the Black Stars but he has; no Ghanaian player has scored more than he has at the Nations Cup; No African player has scored more than he has at the World Cup. In a week when he underlined 42

June 15, 2017 10:31 AM Qatar buys F-15 fighter planes in billion-dollar US deal

The sale was finalised at a meeting in Washington between US defence chief Jim Mattis and his Qatari counterpart. It comes days after US President Donald Trump accused Qatar - a major US ally - of funding terrorism "at a very high level" - a charge Qatar denies. Other Gulf countries recently cut ties with Doha, accusing it of destabilising the region 36

June 14, 2017 4:37 PM Bright Addae 11 beats Assin Fosu 11 in football match

Accra, June 14, GNA - Bright Addae 11 on Sunday beat Assin Fosu 11 by three goals to two in a football match to lift the silver Cup at stake. The match was played as part of activities lined up for the Bright Addae foundation and drew many spectators to the Fosu Training College Park, despite a heavy downpour before the match. Addae 11 scored the first 51

June 13, 2017 5:45 AM Here's Everything Sony Just Announced at the PlayStation E3 Show

After Microsoft's Sunday afternoon salvo for its 4K-angled Xbox One X games console (and rejoinder to rival Sony's boutique PlayStation 4 Pro), it was Sony's turn to argue the case for its PlayStation platform suite. The messaging this year, after last year's barrage of new hardware: games, games and more games. Sony Interactive Entertainment boss Shawn 99

June 12, 2017 11:10 PM Why Qatar is the focus of terrorism claims

The dispute that has seen Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies isolate Qatar stems from allegations that the tiny gas-rich nation is sponsoring extremist groups which are destabilising the Middle East. This is not the first time Qatar's neighbours have expressed their displeasure over its individualist foreign policy - diplomatic relations were severed for nine months 22

June 10, 2017 9:11 PM Manchester United signing Victor Lindelof is like Gerard Pique

Victor Lindelof is set to complete a £30.7m move to Manchester United, the club has confirmed Victor Lindelof has kicked off Jose Mourinho's summer spending, with Manchester United agreeing a £30.7m deal for the Benfica centre back. A long-term target for Mourinho, the 22-year-old was mooted to complete a move to Old Trafford in January - only for United 59

June 8, 2017 3:23 PM Al-Shabab militants storm army base in Somalia, killing dozens

A large contingent of al-Shabab militants stormed a Somali military encampment on Thursday, killing dozens of government-aligned soldiers and civilian bystanders. The incident was rare in its brutality — many of the dead were reportedly beheaded — as well as its location in the semiautonomous region of Puntland, hundreds of miles northwest of the capital 16

June 8, 2017 2:16 PM China, Kazakhstan eye stronger cross-border, security cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) shakes hands with his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev as they signed a China-Kazakhstan joint statement and witnessed the inking of a series of bilateral cooperation documents after their talks in Astana, Kazakhstan, June 8, 2017. (Xinhua/Wu Xiaoling) ASTANA, June 8 (Xinhua) -- China and Kazakhstan vowed Thursday 41

June 7, 2017 9:04 AM Why New Laws Won’t Stop Cyber Terrorism

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has called for enactment of new international agreements to regulate the Internet in response to the spate of terrorist attacks in England in recent weeks. Her overture is long overdue, and she is right to push the world’s nations to enact such agreements. However long it takes, and whatever form such agreements may take, they will unfortunately 27

June 6, 2017 6:07 PM Harvard Rescinds Admission Of 10 Students Over Obscene Facebook Messages

This week saw a remarkable collision of free speech, toxic Internet culture and more, unfolding at one of the world's most prestigious universities. At least 10 admitted Harvard students in the class of 2021 had their admissions offers rescinded following a group exchange of racist and sexually offensive Facebook messages, the Harvard Crimson student 11