Month: September 2017

Appiah Stadium
Politics

Akufo-Addo not interested in pursuing Appiah Stadium – Hamid

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is not interested in pursuing political activist and sympathizer of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Frank Kwaku Appiah [Appiah Stadium], over the latter’s alleged claim that the President is a ‘Wee’ smoker, Information Minister Mustapha Hamid has stated. The comment comes on the back of […]

Gabby Otchere- Darko
Politics

Akufo-Addo will be angry over Appiah Stadium’s arrest – Gabby

A relative of President Akufo-Addo, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko says the President will be upset over the arrest of maverick NDC member Frank Kwaku Appiah commonly known as ‘Appiah Stadium’ by the Police. Appiah stadium is being held for labeling President Akufo-Addo as a “drug addict” even though he has apologized […]

Judges are demanding the payment of their allowances
Homeland News

Judges and magistrates to embark on strike on October 1

Circuit Courts Judges and Magistrates have threatened to embark on nationwide strike on October 1, if their allowances are not paid. The Judges and Magistrates contended that their allowances since January this year have not been paid by government. A source close to the Judges and Magistrate noted that they […]

Students at Prempeh College
Homeland News

Free SHS: Prempeh College sacks 51 students

The Prempeh College Senior High school has sacked 51 students for failing their promotional exams last term. The students who were to repeat form one have been asked to go home because they cannot be accommodated under the new Free SHS policy since they were fee-paying and government no longer […]

Andre and Jordan Ayew
Soccer

Kwesi Appiah drops Ayew brothers from Ghana squad

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has taken the earth-shattering decision to drop brothers Andre and Jordan Ayew for next months’s World Cup qualifier against Uganda, Nhyira FM has reported. The bold move comes in the wake of the decision of the West Ham and Swansea City players to pull out of […]

Klo-Agogo SHS
Homeland News

Free SHS: BNI alerts government over congestion crisis at Klo-Agogo

The Bureau of National Investigation (BNI) has sent an emergency report to government over the infrastructural crises at Klo -Agogo Senior High School in the Yilo Krobo Municipality of the Eastern Region. Officials of the state Internal intelligence agency visited the school to assess the magnitude of the accommodation challenge […]

Black Stars of Ghana
Soccer

Ghana thrash Nigeria 4-1 to win 2017 WAFU tournament

Ghana’s team of local footballers on Sunday thrashed their counterparts from Nigeria by 4 goals to 1 in the final of the 2017 West African Football Union Cup of Nations championship at the Cape Coast stadium. The thrilling 95-minute encounter saw the Stars dominating play despite a seemingly fierce opposition […]

Hon Francisca Oteng Mensah, Kwabre East MP
Lifestyle

Distribute condoms to school girls every weekend – MP

Member of Parliament (MP) for Kwabre East Constituency in the Ashanti Region, Francisca Oteng Mensah, is advocating the introduction of orthodox pregnancy prevention measures to deal with the increasing rate of teenage pregnancy in the country. According to Francisca Oteng Mensah, Ghana’s youngest legislator who was elected in 2016, this […]

CAF President Ahmad and Dr Bawumia
Soccer

Government will not interfere in football – Bawumia

Government will not interfere in the management of football in the country, Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said. Dr Bawumia gave the assurance in an interaction with the president of the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, at the Flagstaff House in Accra on Friday, 22 September 2017. […]

Smoke from a factory in northern France
Health

New study shows air pollution may be causing kidney disease in the US

Add kidney disease to the list of health problems associated with air pollution. A team of scientists from Washington University in St. Louis and the Veterans Affairs St. Louis Health Care System found an association between tiny particulate matter and kidney disease in two different data sets. The scientists compared […]