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Ada East DCE appointment: Sarah deseved it!

Surfing the Internet, I stumbled upon an article written by one gentleman, expressing his chagrin about the District Chief executive DCE appointed for his area. He questions and laments why Ms Dugbakie is given the nod, despite being underdog in the race, and also one with the least academic qualification amongst all the candidates who vied for the position. In ... Read More »

Black players in Italy urged to strike in support of Sulley Muntari

Ex-Tottenham striker Garth Crooks says “every self-respecting black player” in the Italian league should strike this weekend unless Sulley Muntari’s one-match suspension is withdrawn. Pescara midfielder Muntari, 32, was banned after he protested against racist abuse he received from the crowd during Sunday’s Serie A match at Cagliari, which earned him a yellow card for dissent before he walked off. ... Read More »

Mahama inaugurates Obasanjo Centre for Governance

Former President John Mahama has chaired a ceremony in Abuja, Nigeria, to inaugurate the Olusegun Obasanjo Centre for Good Governance and Development at the National Open University of Nigeria. A statement from the office of Mahama said the ceremony, which was also attended by a former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Aloma Mukhtar, was an opportunity to honour the former ... Read More »

Sulley Muntari banned for racism protest in Italy

Ghanaian midfielder, Sulley Muntari has been banned for one game after he protested against racist abuse. He was booked for dissent after asking the referee to stop Sunday’s Serie A match against Cagliari, claiming he was being racially abused. The 32-year-old ex-Ghana international then walked off the pitch in protest for which he received a second yellow card, officials have ... Read More »

Ghana Rugby will be ready for Commonwealth Games qualifiers – Herbert Mensah

Herbert Mensah, President of the Ghana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) is convinced the national team, The Eagles has what it takes to play at high international level by training to get better and stronger. Speaking to the media after Ghana thrashed Benin 46-5 in the opening game of the 3-nation Rugby Africa Regional Challenge on Sunday, he commended The Eagles ... Read More »

Agbeko returns against Kenya’s Otieno in Accra June 9

Former 2-time IBF Bantamweight champion of the world, Joseph King Kong Agbeko (31-5, 23 KOs) makes a return to the ring again next month when he takes on experienced Kenyan slugger, Nick Otieno (31-11, 13 KOs) at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra as part of Ghana’s 60th independence anniversary celebrations. On a bill dubbed ‘Legacy Boxing Night’ put together ... Read More »

Ada East DCE: Nana Addo, why Sarah?

By Ephraim Teye Spines, concerned citizen of Ada. Article 243 of the constitution provides that there shall be a District Chief Executive for every district. The Chief Executive then becomes the chief representative of the central government in the district. I also know for sure that a district is a versatile multi-faceted ‘entity’ which needs a strong leader, both academically ... Read More »

Sarah Pobee and A.L. Akrofi appointed DCEs for Ada East and West

The president, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, per the provisions of the constitution, has nominated A. L Akrofi and Sarah Pobee as the DCEs for the Ada East and West districts respectively. Their nominations is however subject to confirmation by the respective district assemblies through a voting process which is to be held within 21 days from the day of announcement. ... Read More »

Ghanaian footballer arrested in South Africa over stolen car

Former Ghana U-23 national team forward, Bernard Morrison is in trouble in South Africa over a car! The footballer allegedly bought a car through an agent but the agent didn’t pay the installments. The car was repossessed, but he allegedly found a key to the car and took it back. NOW IT LOOKS AS IF BERNARD IS BEHIND BARS – FOR ... Read More »

President Akufo-Addo meets former presidents Rawlings, Kufuor and Mahama

Communiqué of the meeting between the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, and the three former Presidents, theIr Excellencies, Jerry John Rawlings, John Agyekum Kufuor and John Dramani Mahama, convened at the Presidency, on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, to discuss issues bordering on governance in Ghana. President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, invited the three former ... Read More »