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KUMACA, 2 more reported dead
Homeland News

KUMACA: Parents, Police clash as 3 more students die and 46 hospitalized

Some parents have clashed with the Police and security personnel at the Kumasi Academy (KUMACA) in the Ashanti region after the parents stormed the school to forcefully take their children home. The agitated parents claim the school must release their wards after three more students were reported dead from meningitis […]

US Supreme Court
World

US Supreme Court allows enforcement of Trump’s travel ban

The Supreme Court on Monday granted President Trump’s request to fully enforce his revised order banning travel to the United States by residents of six mostly Muslim countries while legal challenges to it proceed in lower courts. It was a victory for the White House, which has seen the courts […]

Kumasi Academy Senior High School
Homeland News

Parents storm KUMACA following third ‘strange death’ in one week

Scores of terrified parents and guardians have thronged the campus of Kumasi Academy Senior High School (KUMACA) in a desperate move to check up on their children and possibly take them home following the ‘strange’ deaths that have hit the school. The deeply worried parents some of whom have come […]

NCA sanctions halted
Business

Court halts NCA’s sanctions against radio stations

The Electronic Communications Tribunal has directed the National Communications Authority (NCA), to halt the execution of sanctions it imposed on some 131 radio stations in the country for various offences. The Tribunal ordered that, pending the final determination of the case that had been brought before it by the Ghana […]

2018 FIFA World Cup
Soccer

World Cup draw: England face Belgium, Panama and Tunisia in Group G

England have been drawn with Belgium, Panama and Tunisia in Group G at next year’s Fifa World Cup in Russia. Gareth Southgate’s men will begin their tournament against Tunisia on Monday, 18 June (19:00 BST) in Volgograd. They will then face World Cup debutants Panama in Nizhny Novgorod on 24 […]

Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem
Homeland News

Asantehemaa’s funeral: Schools in Kumasi, Asokore Mampong to be closed

Basic schools within the Kumasi Metropolis and Asokore Mampong Municipal will be closed on Monday, December 4, 2017 to allow for activities for the final funeral rites of the late Queen Mother of Asanteman, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem to be held. On Friday, 8th December, 2017, schools will close […]

Kumasi Academy Senior High School
Homeland News

2 KUMACA students die ‘mysteriously’, 3 hospitalized

At least two first-year students of Kumasi Academy (KUMACA) in the Ashanti Region have died under mysterious circumstances. Three others are said to be on admission at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Hospital. School authorities are unclear about the cause of death and ailment. Nhyira FM’s Ohemeng […]

Accra Sports Stadium
Sports

Ga Dangme youth fights renaming of Accra Sports Stadium

The Ga Dangme Concerned Youth Group (GDCYG) has condemned moves by some sports officials to have the Accra Sports Stadium renamed as Ohene Djan Sports Stadium. The non-political pressure group said Robert Sarfo Mensah, the Director General of the National Sports Authority (NSA) revealed that “although the power to rename […]

Alfred Woyome
Homeland News

African court orders Ghana to suspend retrieval of GHC51.2m from Woyome

The Tanzania-based African Court on Human and People’s Rights (ACHPR) has ordered Ghana to suspend all efforts to retrieve the GHC51.2 million judgement debt paid to businessman, Mr Alfred Agbesi Woyome, until the court determines an appeal filed by the businessman. In a unanimous ruling on November 24, 2017, the […]

President Akufo Addo
Lifestyle

Ghana is bound to legalize same sex marriage – Akufo Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says homosexuality is illegal in Ghana because there are not enough activists pushing for its legalization. President Akufo-Addo in an interview on Al Jazeera’s Talk To Al Jazeera hosted by Jane Dutton on Sunday said a sufficiently strong coalition is bound to emerge in the […]