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Arsenal overturned a deficit against Rennes in the last 16
Soccer

Europa League: Arsenal play Napoli and Chelsea face Slavia Prague in quarter-finals

Arsenal have been drawn against Napoli, while Chelsea will face Slavia Prague in the Europa League quarter-finals. Villarreal take on fellow Spanish side Valencia with Portuguese team Benfica playing Germany’s Eintracht Frankfurt. The first and second legs will be played on 11 April and 18 April, with the semi-final draw […]

Man City beat Tottenham 1-0 in the EPL in October
Soccer

Tottenham face Manchester City in Champions League quarter-finals

Tottenham will play Manchester City in the Champions League quarter-finals, while Manchester United have been drawn against Barcelona. Last year’s beaten finalists Liverpool will play Porto, and Ajax will face Juventus in the other ties. The semi-final draw was also made and Manchester United will meet Liverpool if both win […]

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
Politics

Ghana’s 2019 State of the Nation Address

Mr Speaker, I am glad to be here with you again in this august House, the Parliament of our Republic, to perform, for the third time, the pleasant duty of fulfilling my constitutional obligation, by giving Honourable Members and the Ghanaian people a message on the state of the nation. […]

Former President John Mahama meets diplomats
Politics

Mahama acted appropriately by meeting with Diplomats – Agyenim-Boateng

Mr. James Agyenim-Boateng, Spokesperson for the John Mahama 2020 campaign, has reacted to Senior Minister Yaw Osafo-Maafo’s condemnation of former President John Dramani Mahama for taking the matter of the violence that attended the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election to diplomatic corridors. In a statement he issued Friday, Agyenim-Boateng found it […]

Kwadwo Oppong Nkrumah, Information Minister
Politics

‘Mahama peddled falsehood to diplomats’- Information Minister

The government has accused former President John Dramani Mahama of using falsehood to undermine the authority of the state in the eyes of the international community. Mr Mahama on Wednesday, February 13 hosted diplomats and showed them videos and pictures of alleged violence which occurred during the Ayawaso West Wuogon […]

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Business

Six groups to demonstrate against luxurious vehicle tax

Six groups will on Tuesday, February 19 demonstrate against the luxurious vehicle tax by driving their vehicles to the premises of the Ministry of Finance, Parliament House and the Golden Jubilee House. According to a statement jointly signed by the groups namely; Vehicle and Asset Dealers Association of Ghana, National […]

Ambrose Derry, Interior Minister
Politics

Ayawaso West Wuogon violence: Vehicles used by masked men not from Police – Interior Minister

Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery has told the Emile Short Commission probing the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election violence that the vehicle used by the masked security men did not belong to the Police Service. According to him, in his interaction with the Inspector General of Police (IGP), he came to understand […]

Daniel Asiedu(R) and Vincent Bosso (L)
Politics

Daniel Asiedu insists NPP men contracted him to kill JB Danquah

The prime suspect in the murder of the late Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North Constituency, Daniel Asiedu, has for the second time accused some elements within the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) of contracting him to kill JB Danquah Adu. He told an Accra Magistrate Court on Wednesday that […]

US imposes visa restrictions on Ghana
Africans Abroad

US imposes visa restrictions on Ghana

The US has imposed visa restrictions on Ghana for refusing to accept the return of 7,000 Ghanaian nationals that it wants to deport. The US embassy in Accra will limit the awarding of visas to certain applicants, such as the domestic staff of diplomats posted to America. The sanctions could […]

Dr Dominic Obeng Andoh
Homeland News

Court discharges Dr Obengfo for ‘want of prosecution’

Dr Dominic Kwame Obeng-Andoh, Proprietor of Obengfo Hospital at Weija who was dragged to an Accra Circuit Court for operating a health facility without a licence and practising medicine without lawful authority has been discharged. The court presided over by Mrs Priscilla Dapaah Mireku discharged him on the basis of […]