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March 31, 2018 6:54 PM Thousands attend Bishop Dag’s miraculous Good Friday Service [Photos]

Tens of thousands of congregants gathered on Friday evening for the Good Friday Easter service of The United Denominations, originating from the Lighthouse Group of Churches led by Bishop Dag Heward-Mills. The event, which was held at the Independence Square in Accra was characterized by mass public prayer, praise, worship and miracles. Most of the attendees 653

March 30, 2018 5:15 PM Easter’s significance must unite nation – CPP

The Convention People’s Party (CPP) on Good Friday called on Ghanaians, especially Christians, to use the occasion of Easter as a period for meditation on their individual and collective contributions to the family and society while working towards uniting the country. In a commemorative message to the nation copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra 469

March 27, 2018 3:21 PM Ebony’s mother hints at possible reunion with father

Beatrice Oppong, mother of the late Ebony Reigns, although non-committal, has hinted that patching up things with her ex-husband is on the cards. In an interview with Kumasi-based Silver FM, the host who expressed joy at seeing Beatrice and Ebony’s father together at the funeral of their deceased daughter, said it would be great if she gets back together 301

February 16, 2018 7:31 AM Shatta Wale, friends in prayer meeting on Val’s Day [Video]

For many people, 14th February is a day of love and they would rather spend time hanging out with their partners than doing anything else. There are usually programmes at hang-out joints for lovers and families during this period and entertainers are usually engaged on this occasion. However, Ghanaian dance hall artiste Shatta Wale, chose to spend the night 79

November 1, 2017 2:34 AM 100,000 crosses that can't be destroyed

Around 11km outside the city of Siauliai in northern Lithuania, an old, earthen mound hunches under the weight of thousands of crosses. As the wind blows across the fields of rural Siauliai County, ornate rosaries clink against metal and wooden crucifixes, filling the air with eerie chimes. Known as the Hill of Crosses, the mound’s history is a complex 209

October 31, 2017 12:41 PM ‘Unemployed’ ex-TESCON Presidents defend 'divisive' comment of Ayisi Boateng

Some members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are vehemently defending Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Ayisi Boateng, over his comments, which many have condemned as distasteful. The unemployed former presidents of NPP’s youth wing, Tertiary Students’ Confederacy Network (TESCON) said the envoy has demonstrated by his action that he has the interest 51

October 19, 2017 9:17 AM Stormzy and J-Hus lead the nominations at the 2017 MOBO Awards

Stormzy has topped off a massive year by leading the nominations for the 2017 MOBO awards, receiving five nods including Best Male, Best Album, and Best Grime Act. The South London MC, who released debut album Gang Signs and Prayer in February, also received Best Song and Best Video nominations for ‘Big For Your Boots’. He’s closely followed by ‘Did You See’ rapper 154

October 18, 2017 4:12 AM Government urged to introduce non-custodial sentencing

Mr Jonathan Osei Owusu, the convener of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) for Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), has called on the Ghana government to immediately introduce a non-custodial sentencing policy as one to the drastic means to decongest the overcrowded prisons. Mr Owusu who is also Executive Director of POS Foundation, a human rights advocacy 86

October 16, 2017 5:37 PM Ghana Breaks The Chains On Mental Health

Government Vows to Unshackle People With Psychosocial Disabilities When I picked up the chain that had been tied around his ankle I could barely lift it. It felt like a pile of bricks and made a heavy thumping sound when I dropped it to the ground. It was here, at Nyakumasi Prayer Camp in central Ghana several years ago, where I first met “Solomon” (not his real name) 102

October 14, 2017 5:56 PM PURC staff hold massive jubilation after their boss was sacked

Following the dismissal of the Executive Secretary of the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC), Samuel Sarpong, staff at the head office of the institution held a thanksgiving prayer service. According to them, the exit of their boss was a ‘welcoming’ development, as they believe the commission will be better off without him. In a report by Citifmonline 40