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Ghana would have been practising quadruple-track but for Mahama’s E-blocks – Sammy Gyamfi

Sammy Gyamfi, the National Communication Officer of the NDC says but for the E-blocks built by the erstwhile John Dramani Mahama administration, there would have been a “quadruple” track system in the Senior High Schools (SHS) with the introduction of the Free SHS policy. Gyamfi told Paul Adom-Otchere Thursday on Good Evening Ghana: “There are two ways […]

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Entertainment

Let’s prioritise TVET – First Lady

First lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo has said the nation must prioritise areas of opportunities for the youth to enable them to chase after their dreams as part of efforts towards attaining a sustainable Ghana. The First Lady made the comments in a Facebook post on Tuesday, 15 September 2020. Announcing her appointment as the principal Technical […]

Entertainment

“Shatta Wale Told Me About His Dream To Collaborate With Beyonce Long Ago On Our 2 By 4 Bed In Nima” – Michy Speaks

Shatta Wale’s baby Mama, Shatta Michy has applauded him for setting an unprecedented record in Ghana’s music history. According to Michy, Shatta Wale’s dream to collaborate with American music superstar Beyonce was born when she and her ex-boyfriend were in their ”two by four bed in Nima”. Shatta Wale made history on Friday, July 31, […]

Entertainment

Kontihene didn’t discover me; he only came looking for me – Kwabena Kwabena fumes

Click to read all about coronavirus → George Kwabena Adu known in showbiz circles as Kwabena Kwabena as debunked allegations that Kontihene discovered him. “Before I met Kontihene, I was already a vocalist at Hush Hush studios at Hammer studios and Tinny can attest to that fact. I worked on Tony’s album before Kontihene met me. He came to look for me, […]

Entertainment

Afia Schwarzenegger sued for ¢500,000 over defamatory statement

Click to read all about coronavirus → Ghanaian media personality Valentina Nana Agyeiwaa has been sued for ¢500,000 by the CEO of P-Mobile Communications Limited, Philip Kwame Brobbey. Popularly known as Afia Schwarzenegger, the controversial TV host is being dragged to court over a defamatory statement she made on Instagram about the telecommunication company and […]

Abena Sports
Sports

Jordan Ayew tests positive for Coronavirus

Ghana and Crystal Palace forward, Jordan Ayew, has been confirmed to have tested positive for coronavirus. He was with the Black Stars on international friendlies against Mali and Qatar. Both matches were staged in Turkey. Crystal Palace head coach, Roy Hodgson, confirmed Ayew’s Coronavirus status. Ayew missed Palace’s matchday five game against Brighton on Sunday, […]

Sports

Paul Pogba says it’s a dream to play at Real Madrid one day

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has admitted that it is a dream of his to play for Real Madrid one day. But the 27-year-old added that he will “do everything” to put United “where the club deserves” to be. The France player has regularly been linked with a move away from the team he re-joined […]

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Sports

Good news at last: Govt to refund veteran boxer D.K. Poison’s cash after nearly 40 years

The government is set to initiate processes to refund Ghana’s first world boxing title holder, David Kotei, popularly called D.K. Poison‘s $45,000. A statement, signed by the Secretary to the President, Nana Asante Bediatuo, noted that the payment is being made on compassionate grounds. The statement, copied to the Sports Minister, Isaac Asiamah, has since directed the […]

Sports

Asamoah Gyan Advised To Quit The Black Stars

The 1965 African champion shares his thoughts on the future of the 34-year-old striker.  Ghana’s 1965 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) winner Osei Kofi has urged veteran Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan to bow out of international football amid talks about his present importance to the national team. The 34-year-old is reportedly not in the plans of new […]

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Local News

W/R: Tullow Ghana provides extra tuition for 2,170 BECE candidates

Tullow Ghana Limited (TGL), as part of its Educate to Innovate with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programme, has provided extra tuition support for some 2,170 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) candidates. In partnership with Youth Bridge Foundation (YBF), TGL provided sustained extra tuition for students in 21 beneficiary schools across the Western Region. […]

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Kyekyewere: 10 dead, 80 injured in crash between two buses and cargo truck

General NewsOne of the mangled buses At least 11 persons have been reported dead in a dawn accident which occurred at Kyekyewere in the Eastern Region on the Accra-Kumasi Highway. The accident occurred around 4 am on Tuesday, 15 September 2020. According to the Director of the Ayensuano National Disaster Management Organisation, Mr Joseph Okai Gyan, […]

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Voters Reg.: Insults, guns, knives being exploited by politicians to mar the exercise – Opuni-Frimpong

Click to read all about coronavirus → A preliminary report by the Alliance for Christian Advocacy Africa has cited political actors within the Ghanaian space, mostly as, perpetrators of violence and tension in the ongoing voters registration through their continuous manipulation of the process. The group, comprising about 100 pastors from various denominations, have been […]

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70-year-old man jailed 30 years for defiling girl, 8

Click to read all about coronavirus → A 70-year-old Nigerian man will spend the next three decades in prison after he was sentenced to serve 30 years jail term for defiling an 8-year-old girl. Mohammed Sani Umar was sentenced on Friday, July 23, 2020 by a Magistrate Court in Minna, Niger state. According to a DGN […]