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Kumasi Senior High School
Homeland News

I’m not gay – Kumasi SHS Assistant Head denies sodomy allegations

The suspended Assistant Headmaster of the Kumasi High School, George Amponsah-Duodo, has insisted he is innocent, following allegations that he sodomized some students of the school. Describing the allegations as baseless in a letter from his lawyers, Mr. Amponsah-Duodo insisted that he has not had any contact with the alleged […]

At the signing ceremony
Africans Abroad

Adventist University Offer Over $60m Of Scholarship For Ghanaian Students.

An Adventist Institution in Michigan – USA, Andrews University, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ghana to grant partial scholarship to Ghanaian students and professionals, both home and abroad. In his address to the executive leadership of the university, Dr. Adjei-Barwuah, Ghana’s Ambassador to the USA who was […]

Asiamah Sampong, State Chief Attorney
Politics

Public servants can’t take gifts – Chief State Attorney

As part of measures to fight corruption in the public sector, stringent policies have been put in place by the government to prevent public servants from soliciting or receiving gifts before providing services. One such policy is the Ghana Gift Policy under the National Anti Corruption Action Plan (NACAP). The […]

Sammy Gyamfi
Politics

Sammy Gyamfi beats Fred Agbenyo for NDC Communication Director position

Sammy Gyamfi has beaten Fred Agbenyo for the Communications Officer position of opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). Provisional results indicate Sammy Gyamfi beat Fred Agbenyo who was the deputy communications officer by a wider margin of about 4000 votes. Sammy Gyamfi used to be a spokesperson for former Kumasi Mayor, […]

Jordan Ayew
Soccer

Jordan Ayew hits brace to give Black Stars hope of qualification

Jordan Ayew enjoyed a dream return to the Ghana national team on Sunday afternoon as he struck twice in the first half of the Black Stars 2-0 victory over Ethiopia in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. The Crystal Palace striker was handed a start in Addis Ababa, joining […]

Fat-clogged cells explain why obesity can cause cancer
Health

Fat-clogged cells explain why obesity can cause cancer

A new discovery could explain why obese people are more likely to develop cancer, scientists say. A type of cell the body uses to destroy cancerous tissue gets clogged by fat and stops working, the team, from Trinity College Dublin, found. Obesity is the biggest preventable cause of cancer in […]

Thomas Partey
Soccer

Partey nominated for BBC African Best Player Award

Ghana international and Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Teye Partey has been nominated for the 2018 BBC Africa Player of the Year Award. He was nominated alongside Medhi Benatia, Kalidou Koulibaly, Sadio Mane, and Mohamed Salah for the award. It has been an outstanding year for Partey, a first time nominee, […]

George Amponsah Duodu
Homeland News

Assistant headmaster of Kumasi High SHS suspended over sodomy allegations

An Assistant Headmaster at Kumasi High School has been suspended, pending investigations into allegations of sodomy against him. The 54-year-old year old George Amponsah-Duodu, is accused of engaging in the alleged acts with students of the all-male school. The Regional Education Directorate has referred the matter to the Disciplinary Committee […]

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Education Minister
Homeland News

Teachers to lose jobs if students fail external exams

The Minister of Education, Dr Mathew Opoku-Prempeh, has stated that measures are being put in place to tie the continuous stay of school managers and teachers at work to the educational outcomes of their students. He said the initiative to be rolled out within the shortest possible time was meant […]

NAGSDA delegates at session
Religion

NAGSDA Ends Session; Elects New Leaders

The second triennial session of the North America Ghanaian Seventh-Day Adventists (NAGSDA) ended over the weekend at Columbus, Ohio with leaders resolved to carry the organization to a new level and facilitate the proclamation of the everlasting gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus and the commandments of God to […]