Day: February 28, 2020

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Man City may not be up to the level of top teams, says Guardiola Featured

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City “might not be able to compete” with the best teams in Europe and have to “accept that reality”. His side lost 2-1 to local rivals Manchester United in the Premier League on Saturday and trail leaders Liverpool by 14 points. Last season, City won the domestic treble and retained the […]

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I thought it was a joke when I heard Kotoko was playing with 10 men – Herbert Mensah

Former Executive Chairman of Asante Kotoko, Herbert Mensah has criticized the club’s decision to play with 10 men instead of the usual 11 in their game against defending league champions Aduana Stars. The Porcupine Warriors caused a stir a few weeks ago when they began their matchday 11 game without Martin Antwi for the first […]

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Mr Speaker, Please Withdraw Your Threat! – NDC MP Appeals

The Member of Parliament for Odododiodio constituency, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye has urged Speaker of Parliament, Prof Mike Ocquaye to withdraw his threat against the media. Rt. Hon Prof Mike Oquaye, reportedly issued a stern warning to members of the Parliamentary Press Corps at Wednesday’s sitting. This follows a complaint from the Majority Leader Osei Kyei […]

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Nigeria confirms first case of coronavirus

Authorities say he is stable with no serious symptoms and is being treated at a hospital in Lagos. The Nigerian government said it had prepared for this eventuality and had activated its national emergency operations centre to implement control measures. The authorities have started identifying all those who may have come into contact with the […]

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NDC man confirms Ofosu-Ampofo leaked tape

A Communication Officer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Anthony Kwaku Boahen, has confirmed before an Accra High Court that the National Chairman of the party, Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, indeed made the statements that were captured in a leaked tape in which they were planning to attack public officials. In an interview on Accra-based Adom […]

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GH¢2.95m defamation judgment: ‘Bragging’ Kevin Taylor will soon cry like a baby – Lawyer

A private legal practitioner, Sulley Sambian has revealed that social media commentator Journalist Kevin Ekow Baidoo Taylor could soon cry like a baby in pain over the GH¢2.95 million defamation judgment against him. On Monday, February 24, 2020, an Accra High Court slapped GH¢2.95 million defamation judgment on Kevin Taylor for damaging the reputation of […]

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72-hour ultimatum is too short, I need a week to apologise – Ambolley to Okyeame Kwame

The clock is ticking. The 72-hour ultimatum Okyeame Kwame gave Gyedu-Blay Ambolley on February 26, 2020 to either retract a ‘defamatory comment’ he made about him and apologise in that same fashion, or face him in court is almost due. But the veteran musician has said he will need more than 72 hours to render […]

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Dessaily calls on GFA President

Former France Captain Marcel Dessaily on Thursday called on President Kurt E.S Okraku at the Headquarters of the Ghana Football Association. Dessaily, a Chelsea and AC Milan legend passed by to congratulate Mr. Okraku on his election as President of the Ghana Football Association and to assure him of his unflinching support during his term. […]

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Ben Brako mounts pressure on ‘idiot and immature’ Ambolley to apologise or face his wrath

While Gyedu-Blay Ambolley is requesting for a week instead of 72 hours from Okyeame Kwame to check his facts and decided whether to apologise or face the rapper in court for some allegations he [Ambolley] made, Ben Brako who was among the persons named in the claim is threatening to sue for same. Ambolley is […]

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