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John Nyatey wins maiden MTN Invitational Golf of 2018

John Nyatey with a handicap of 5 won the first 2018 MTN Invitational Golf Tournament played at the Takoradi Golf Club on March 24. He expressed his excitement of the standard of play and the competition from his colleagues and assured of an improved performance next time despite his victory. The Captain of the Takoradi Golf Club also acknowledged the high ... Read More »

Ghanaian athletes interact with school pupils in Gold Coast

Some selected Ghanaian athletes for next week’s Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia visited the Arundel State School to interact with pupils ahead of the games. The visit formed part of arrangements made by Team Ghana increase their publicity and also make their presence felt in Gold Coast which according to history was the original name of Ghana. Athletes were ... Read More »

Koku Anyidoho spends night in CID custody

Deputy General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Koku Anyidoho will spend the night in the custody of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service for comments government has described as “treasonable.” Peacefmonline sources say Mr Anyidoho will not be released after investigators slapped a charge of treason against him. “Arrest” & Refusal To Sit ... Read More »

uniBank to challenge takeover by Bank of Ghana

Management of insolvent indigenous Ghanaian bank, uniBank, has indicated that it will work to reverse the takeover of the bank by the Bank of Ghana (BoG). According to the Reuters News Agency, management of uniBank is of the view that the BoG did not meet the requirement to notify them before announcing the takeover. A legal adviser to uniBank, Dominic ... Read More »

MTN Ghana make significant progress driving financial inclusion and digital Services in Ghana

MTN, Ghana’s leading service provider in voice, data and mobile financial services, recorded a strong performance in its revenues in the year 2017. Strong growth in revenue, was up by 23.3% and was underpinned by data and digital revenue growth. This was made known when the company shared its financial performance for 2017 and strategic operational plans for 2018 with ... Read More »

Five injured, 10 arrested in chieftaincy clashes in Goi

About five (5) people are currently admission at the Battor Hospital receiving treatment after a chieftaincy dispute at Goi in the Ada West District. The clash has also led to the arrest of 10 suspects by the police. The Ada Divisional Police Commander, Chief Superintendent George Andrew Kumah, told Citi News that the confusion started on Sunday as a result of the ... Read More »

Usain Bolt to attend 2018 Commonwealth Games

Sprint legend Usain Bolt will attend next month’s Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast to watch the 100-metres final as a spectator, former Jamaican world champion Yohan Blake has revealed. Bolt, 31, who retired from athletics after last August’s World Championships in London, has been busy preparing for a tilt at football and has also worked with Australia’s cricketers to boost their running between ... Read More »

USA top medal standings at 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

The United States of America (USA) hauled most medals to emerge champions of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games held in PyeingChang, South Korea. The top five on the medals table were USA, NPA (neutral athletes), Canada, France and Germany. 49 nations including Ghana, represented by Akwesi Frimpong, among the 570 athletes took part in the Games which had North Korea ... Read More »

Ghana’s High Commissioner to Australia visits Team Ghana

Ghana’s High Commissioner to Australia, His Excellency Edwin Nii Adjei, has advised the Ghanaian athletes participating in the upcoming Commonwealth Games to be disciplined and make sure to compete fairly. He said “if you win, you win fairly; if you lose, you lose gallantly and if there is any decision made which is not in your favour, use the appropriate ... Read More »

Ghana to pay athletes $15,000 for Commonwealth Games gold medals

The government has set aside $15,000 as reward package for any athlete who wins a gold medal at the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Australia. Silver medals will attract $3000 and $2000 will be given to any athlete who wins a bronze medal. Deputy Minister of Sports and Chairman of the International Games Committee, Pius Enam Hadzide, made the announcement at ... Read More »