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Andre Ayew
Soccer Sports

Andre Ayew on shortlist for BBC African Footballer of the Year 2016

Ghana international Andre Ayew has been named on a five-man shortlist for the 2016 BBC African Footballer of the Year award. Also on the list are Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon), Riyad Mahrez (Algeria), Sadio Mane (Senegal) and 2015 winner, Yaya Toure (Ivory Coast). Ayew, who won the award back in 2011, […]

Think outside the box, don’t wait for job opportunities – Kufour to youth
Business Lifestyle

Think outside the box, don’t wait for job opportunities – Kufour to youth

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has charged university graduates yet to find employment to think outside the box rather than waiting on the state to give them jobs. He says the incessant search for jobs by graduates makes what he describes as “office employment” scanty. Mr Kufour advised the graduates […]

Nana Akufo- Addo
Politics

Mahama lacks courage to stop ‘violent’ NDC members – Akufo-Addo

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Presidential Candidate has berated President John Mahama for failing to reprimand some ministers he has described as violent. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said the President has acted unconcern while NPP members are being violently attacked by functionaries of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) across […]

Avram Grant assures Ghanaians of good result in Egypt
Soccer Sports

Avram Grant assures Ghanaians of good result in Egypt

Ghana  coach Avram Grant has assured Ghanaians of a good performance from the team in Sunday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Egypt on Sunday. Grant is currently in Dubai with the team preparing the game which is a must win to keep our hopes of reaching a 4th World Cup […]

Ghana ranked higher in latest World Bank Doing Business Report
Business

Ghana ranked higher in latest World Bank Doing Business Report

Ghana has made some marginal progress in improving the environment for doing business, the latest World Bank Ease of Doing Business reports. The Rankings saw Ghana go up by three places to 108 out of 190 countries ranked. It assessed the countries based on 11 indicators such as starting a business, access to […]

Charlotte Osei, E.C. Chair
Politics

We are ready for December polls – Charlotte Osei reassures

The Electoral Commission (EC) Chairperson has restated the Commission’s readiness for the December polls allaying the fears of Ghanaians about the possibility of the elections being postponed. Charlotte Osei stressed at an Editors Forum in Accra Thursday that there is no cause for concern, stating emphatically that “we are ready.” The concern of […]

Delegates of NAGSDA Premier Session
Religion

The new face of NAGSDA

It all transpired at the last weekend of October 29-31, 2015. As the long gray evening with its autumn breeze of Thursday October 29, 2015 was fading into twilight, delegates began to file in to Days Inn Hotel, Columbus Ohio, for the premier session of the North America Ghanaian Seventh-Day […]

Seventh Day Adventist Church appeals ruling on Sabbath classes
Religion

Seventh Day Adventist Church appeals ruling on Sabbath classes

The Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) does not want students affiliated to it to attend classes on Friday evening and Saturday as a way of honouring Sabbath. The church wants the Court of Appeal to consider the church’s argument that students who profess to SDA should also celebrate Sabbath by staying […]

Adventist Church presented with unique opportunity to reach out to the world’s Muslim population
Religion

Adventist Church presented with unique opportunity to reach out to the world’s Muslim population

The Church’s Muslim relations center seeks to build bridges between the two religions through expressions of love and understanding. In a presentation to the Executive Committee during the 2016 Annual Council, Petras Bahadur, director of the Global Center for Adventist Muslim Relations (GCAMR), talked about opportunities that exist through Centers […]

Rwanda begins Zipline commercial drone deliveries
Science & Tech

Rwanda begins Zipline commercial drone deliveries

What is being hailed as the world’s first commercial regular drone delivery service is beginning drop-offs in Rwanda. The operation uses fixed-wing drones that automatically fly to destinations in the central African nation. They release small packages attached to parachutes without needing to land at the delivery points before returning. […]