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Nana Appiah Mensah, CEO of Menzgold
Homeland News

Menzgold boss declared wanted by Police, courts issue arrest warrants

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has declared the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Menzgold Ghana Limited, Nana Appiah Mensah, a fugitive wanted by the police. The CID said it had secured a warrant from the Accra Circuit Court for the arrest of Nana Mensah, popularly […]

Nepal mother and two children die in a hut
World

Banished from home for menstrual cycle, mother and two children die in Nepali hut

A Nepali mother and her two children were found dead Wednesday morning, after being exiled from their family home as part of a criminalized practice where women and girls are made to sleep alone during their menstrual cycle. In sub-zero winter temperatures, Amba Bohora, 35, and her sons aged seven […]

Nathaniel Otoo, Samuel Annor, Sylvester Mensah, Ras Boateng
Homeland News

A-G asks Sly Mensah, 3 other NHIA CEOs, Zoomlion to refund over GHȻ400m

The current head and three former Chief Executive Officer (CEOs) of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) and Zoomlion, have been ordered to refund a total amount of GHȻ411, 433, 086  following revelations of wrongful payments made to the waste management company during their respective tenures. In separate letters to […]

Most Rev John Bonaventure Kwofie
Religion

Pope Francis appoints new Archbishop for Accra

Pope Francis has appointed Catholic Bishop of Sekondi-Takoradi Diocese, Most Rev John Bonaventure Kwofie, as new Metropolitan Archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Accra. The appointment was announced at a conference held on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at the Catholic Secretariat in Accra, Wednesday. He succeeds Most Rev. Charles Gabriel […]

Rev. Owusu Bempah
Politics

Rev. Owusu Bempah’s Church attacked over prophecy

Some unidentified youth have attacked Rev Owusu Bempah’s Church over his ‘doom’ prophecies about some prominent Ghanaians during his watch night service on Monday. The leader of the Glorious Word Ministry made some chilling revelations about the fate of some leaders in Africa, especially Ghana. Rev Isaac Owusu Bempah made […]

Baffour Owusu Amankwatia
Homeland News

Restore power of summons for chiefs – Kumasi Traditional Council

The Kumasi Traditional Council has called on government to immediately restore the power for chiefs to summon their subjects. President of the Council and Chief of Bantama, Baffour Owusu Amankwatia, said the cooperation of the president in restoring the power without delay will help traditional leaders to play any meaningful […]

Kwaku Agyemang (right) receiving his award from Michael Schofel
Africans Abroad

Ghanaian Adventist wins Global Student Entrepreneur Award in New Jersey

Rutgers University senior and a Ghanaian Adventist in New Jersey,Kwaku Agyemang was awarded first place for his entrepreneurship with a business he co-owns: BrownMill Company (BrownMillCompany.com), a Piscataway-based fashion company on a mission to reduce the amount of textile waste that ends up in landfills. Agyemang received a $1,500 cash […]

Luka Modric
Soccer

Ballon d’Or: Luka Modric ends dominance of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modric won the 2018 Ballon d’Or, becoming the first player other than Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo to claim the award in more than a decade. Modric, 33, won his third successive Champions League in May before helping Croatia to a first World Cup […]

George Amponsah Duodu
Homeland News

Asst Head of Kumasi SHS sues headmaster and GES over sodomy accusations

Embattled Assistant Headmaster of the Kumasi High School who is under investigation for alleged claims of sodomy in the school, has sued the Ghana Education Service, GES, and the Headmaster of the School, Bernard Hall Baidoo The applicant, George Amponsah-Duodu through his lawyers said the authorities failed to give him […]

President George H.W.Bush
World

Former President George H.W. Bush dies at 94

George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st president of the United States, has died at age 94. His death was announced by his family Friday night on Twitter. The president’s health had been in decline in recent months. “George Herbert Walker Bush, World War II naval aviator, Texas oil pioneer, and […]