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Nana Akuffo Addo, President elect

Nana Akuffo Addo projected winner of 2016 presidential elections in Ghana

The wind of change that is blowing across the world has caught up with Ghana and myakoonline.com can project that NPP presidential candidate Nana Akuffo Addo, running for the third time, will win the 2016 presidential elections in Ghana. This is based on provisional results released so far. The electoral […]

Queen mother of Mampong, Nana Agyakomaa Dufie II

Accept election results irrespective of winner

The Queen mother of Mampong in the Ashanti region, Nana Agyakoma Dufie II, has appealed to the various political parties to accept the results of the upcoming general election on December 7, irrespective of who emerges winner. She however, cautioned the parties to remain vigilant before, during and after the […]

One dead, five critically injured in NDC, NPP clash at Chereponi

One dead, five critically injured in NDC, NPP clash at Chereponi

One person has been confirmed dead while 14 others sustained injuries, including five in critical condition, following clashes between supporters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Chereponi constituency of the Northern Region. The incident occurred on Monday night after the final rallies […]

Tom Brady of New England Patriots

Tom Brady: New England Patriots man sets NFL quarterback wins record

Tom Brady set a new NFL record for wins by a quarterback with his 201st victory as the New England Patriots beat the Los Angeles Rams 26-10. The 39-year-old moved ahead of the retired Peyton Manning on the list, which includes regular and post-season games, with Brett Favre third on […]

Fake and real US embassy in Accra

Fake US embassy operates in Ghana for 10 years

News has travelled the world that an organised gang based in Ghana ran a fake embassy selling real US visas for $6,000 (£4,700) for “about a decade”. How did they get away with it for so long? The US State Department says Ghanaian and Turkish organised crime rings were running […]

Tamas Meszerics, EU Election Observer

EU Mission satisfied with EC’s preparations for Election 2016

The Chief Observer of the European Union (EU) Election Observation Mission, Mr Tamas Meszerics, has stated that the mission is satisfied with preparations made so far by the Electoral Commission towards the December 7 general election. The preparations include voters registration, confirmation of presidential and parliamentary candidates and deployment of […]

Ashanti Regional Chairman, Mr. Antwi Boasiako

Ashanti Regional NPP chairman behind thumb-printed ballot papers – Madison Lodge alleges

Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party has been accused of masterminding the alleged thumb-printed ballots which were found in a hotel room in Kumasi on Saturday. In a statement released on Monday, management of Madison Lodge said the room which the said ballots were found in were booked […]

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi

Italian Prime Minister vows to resign after crushing referendum defeat

ROME (Reuters) – Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi vowed to resign after suffering a crushing defeat on Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reform, tipping the euzo zone’s third-largest economy into political turmoil. His decision to quit after just two and a half years in office deals a blow to […]

Ghana can’t disappoint Africa in 2016 – PAP

Ghana can’t disappoint Africa in 2016 – PAP

Some members of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) have reminded Ghana to be guided by her previous peaceful elections and, as such, should not disappoint Africa in the December 7 polls. “Ghana bears the torchlight of democracy and the entirety of Africa is looking to the country again to show to […]

Ghana is the world's second largest cocoa bean cultivator

Ghana-to-Chicago cocoa pipeline feeds American sweet tooths

Stroll along the Chicago River’s west bank on Chicago’s tony Near North Side and a sweet breeze will surely catch your attention. The smell is of chocolate. Amidst skyscrapers and $1 million condominiums, family-owned Blommer Chocolate Company, the largest cocoa processor in North America, is baking lots of it in […]