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Government secure US$100m to face-lift technical universities

The Minister for Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku-Prempeh, has announced that government secured US$100 million from the China Exim Bank to upgrade infrastructure, equipment and other training materials for technical universities across the country. He pointed out that the Ministry of Education is working hard to ensure the take-off of these projects before the end of first-quarter 2019. “We will continue ... Read More »

Housewife runs into hiding after she was caught with lesbian partner

The whereabouts of a married woman remains unknown to her family and friends after she fled into hiding since she was caught red-handed engaging in lesbianism with her partner in the Ashanti Region about a month ago. The woman, Ellen Ofori, a mother of four whose husband is even out of the country on a business trip, was allegedly caught ... Read More »

Former US President George H.W. Bush dead at 94

Former US President George H.W. Bush has died at age 94 in Houston, according to his spokesperson. Born into privilege and a tradition of service, Bush was a son of a senator, celebrated World War II combat pilot, student athlete, Texas oilman, Republican congressman, national party chairman, pioneering diplomat and spy chief. After his own 1980 presidential campaign came up ... Read More »

NDC flagbearer aspirants ‘cry’ over hefty GHc400,000 filing fee

Some flagbearer aspirants of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) are unhappy about the party pegging its filing fee at a whopping GHc400,000. The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the NDC Thursday agreed that all male flagbearer aspirants will pay GHc400,000 as filing fee. It was also agreed at the meeting that female flagbearer aspirants will pay GHc200,000, while persons with disability who ... Read More »

Adolf Otibo assists and scores in Guadalajara’s 3-1 win in Spain

Former Black Satellites forward, Adolf Otibo was back at his best on Sunday afternoon, providing the assist for his side’s opening goal before scoring the second himself in a 3-1 victory for Guadalajara against Atletico Tomelloso in the Tercera Division Group 18 of Spanish league football. Otibo, on loan from La Liga side, Leganes has impressed in the 9-match old ... Read More »

Ghana to bid for 2023 All-Africa Games

Ghana’s intention to bid for the 2023 Games, was made known at the Ministry of Youth’s two-day Mid-Year Performance Review conference in Sogakope in the Volta region. According to the Ministry, underground work has begun with the formation of a four-member committee who has been tasked to put together a bid document for the hosting of the 2023 AAG. Known ... Read More »

Vodafone African legends nights to feature Kojo Antwi, Daddy Lumba, Samini

For the first time in many years, music lovers will witness “Mr Music Man” Kojo Antwi and lover man Charles Kwadwo Fosu aka Daddy Lumba performing on the same stage in Ghana at this year’s Vodafone African Legends Night on 29th September 2018 at the plush Kempinski Hotel in Accra. The two music Legends will be joined by Africa’s Dancehall ... Read More »

16 Black Stars players report to camp ahead of Kenya clash

The senior national team, the Black Stars commenced preparations for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), qualifier against Kenya, with 16 out of 20 players in camp, at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Mr. Dan Kwaku Yeboah, spokesperson for the Ghana Liaison team, said the technical team would join them later. The players in camp were; Lawrence Ati Zigi, Richard Ofori (Goalkeepers), ... Read More »

I stand better chance of winning 2020 election for NDC — Spio Garbrah

A flag-bearer aspirant of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Ekwow Spio Garbrah, has said the NDC has a brighter chance of winning the 2020 general election if he is elected as the party’s flag bearer. He stated that: “What is important is for the party to elect me, the most experienced among all those who have expressed interest ... Read More »

IMF yet to decide on Ghana’s $2bn Sinohydro deal

The IMF has written to the Minority asking for time to decide whether the move by the government of Ghana to exchange the nation’s bauxite for $2billion to fund infrastructure projects from China constitute government debt. The Minority through its spokesperson on Finance Casiel Ato Forson last month wrote to the IMF requesting for its opinion on whether the agreement ... Read More »