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Double track SHS: Over 60,000 students not placed under CSSPS

Sixty-seven thousand three hundred and eighty two (67,382) students who have qualified to senior high schools (SHS) could not be placed under the computerised school selection placement system (CSSPS). This is because they could not be matched with any of their school choices. They have however been asked to do self-placement to get themselves into schools with vacancies; but the ... Read More »

I can become the next GFA President – goalkeeper Sammy Adjei

Former Ghana goalkeeper Sammy Adjei says he could become the next President of the Ghana FA. The 37-year-old is yet to announce his retirement from football despite being clubless for over three years. The Ghana FA has been without a President since the resignation of Kwesi Nyantakyi who was hit with a corruption scandal in a documentary produced by ace ... Read More »

MTN Ghana screens over a thousand Bright Scholarship applications

Accra, August 28, 2018 – MTN Ghana Foundation has completed the screening of applications received for its Bright Scholarship programme instituted for tertiary students. A total of 1,367 applications were received from students from all 10 regions of Ghana and the number was pruned to 205 applicants. The shortlisted candidates were then interviewed by a panel which comprised academia and ... Read More »

Attorney-General stops case against GFA, FIFA normalisation committee to be ready in 2 days

Government in line with a deal reached with the world football governing body FIFA, has withdrawn the case filed at the High Court to liquidate the Ghana Football Association (GFA). The government on August 16 agreed with FIFA to stop all process it initiated to dissolve the GFA in the aftermath of the corruption exposé in the country’s football administration ... Read More »

Ada-born Adolf Otibo scores two goals on debut in Spain

Ada-born Former Black Satellites forward, Adolf Otibo wasted no time at all in warming his way into the hearts of fans of Guadalajara in a superb way on Sunday when he struck twice on debut to power the Spanish fourth tier side to a come-from-behind 3-2 triumph on the opening weekend of the Tercera Division Group 18 2018//19 season. Young Otibo ... Read More »

D.K Poison tips Isaac Dogboe for boxing greatness

David Kotei (D.K) Poison who won Ghana’s first major boxing title in 1975 thinks WBO Super Bantamweight champion, Isaac “Royal Storm” Dogboe, could rise to become one of the greatest boxers, Ghana has ever produced, considering the significant strides, he has made in the ring in recent times. Poison asserted that Ghanaians and boxing fans around the world were yet ... Read More »

Ghana’s Harmonious Chorale crowned world champions at 2018 World Choir Games

Ghana’s sole participant at the 2018 World Choir Games, The Harmonious Chorale, has been crowned as World Champion in Pretoria, South Africa. The choir won the newly created category C28 during the second awards ceremony held on Friday at the Moreleta Park Church. This is an Open Repertoire at the championship level of the World Choir Games. In the first ... Read More »

U.S. Ambassador commends government for fighting child trafficking

Outgoing U.S. Ambassador to Ghana, Robert P. Jackson, has lauded measures instituted by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government resulting in the reduction in child trafficking within the past few months. According to him, the embassy has seen that “Ghana’s trafficking problem has been reduced over the last 18 months since this government came into office”. Mr Jackson who was ... Read More »

Transport fares push inflation to double-digits, hits 10% in June

The 10 percent increment of transport fares in May 2018 has increased the general price levels of goods and services in June by 10 percent, making it the first time in three months that inflation figures hit double-digits, Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) data have shown. “The general cause of the rise in inflation rate is due to the rise in ... Read More »

Portugal based Emmanuel Hackman sets lofty targets, eyes Black Stars

Young Ghanaian defender, Emamnuel Hackman has returned to pre-season training with his Portuguese top flight side, Portimonense and is eyeing a much improved performance next season both on a personal and team level as well as getting a chance to play at international level. The former Liberty Professionals star enjoyed an outstanding debut term with Portimonense last season, playing 27 ... Read More »