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  • Wa All Stars exit CAF Champions League after back to back defeats
    Ghana leagues champions Wa All Stars completed a miserable fortnight for Ghanaian clubs in the continental competition after suffering a second successive lose to Al Ahli Tripoli. The Wa side were eliminated on a 5-1 aggregate after losing 2-0 to their Libyan opponents in Tunis. The result completed the rout for the league champions after […]
  • 2017 budget will outline measures to revamp economy – Akufo-Addo assures
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says his government’s first budget, scheduled to be presented to the nation on March 2, would detail the measures to revive the ailing Ghanaian economy. He said has well-thought-out policies that would strengthen the cedi, create jobs for the teeming unemployed youth, and ease challenges on private businesses in the […]
  • Banks position themselves for recapitalization
    Commercial banks across the country are confident of meeting the new minimum capital requirement yet to be set by the Bank of Ghana (BoG). The BOG last year disclosed that it will give commercial banks some space to meet a new capital reserve ratio. The figure is expected to go up from the current 120 […]
    As an African Fashion Enthusiast, there are a few very unique stand-out designers you cant help but acknowledge and appraise for their quality and creativity and most importantly for bridging the gap with the global world of fashion. African-International Swimwear designer Andrea Iyamah is definitely one of them. Being one of the very first African […]
  • SCOREBOARD: Results and matchday stats of GPL Week 2
     Hearts 0-0 Medeama Liberty 2-0 Inter Allies (Bernard Arthur, Gerald Arkson)  Chelsea 0-0 Kotoko Elmina Sharks 0-1 Aduana Godfred Saka WAFA 2-0 Dwarfs  Gideon Waja, Komlan Agbegniadan  f FULL SCORES AT GLANCE 4 MATCHDAY STATS 6 GAMES 9 GOALS 2 DRAWS 3 HOME WINS 1 AWAY WIN ADUANA STARS ARE THE ONLY TEAM TO HAVE […]
  • Government will remove legal barriers against PWDs – Otiko Djaba
    Madam Otiko Afisa Djaba, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, has stated that government is committed to removing the legal barriers to protect and include Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) in Ghana. She said although legal and policy frameworks played vital roles in ensuring the protection of persons with disability, interactions with the Federation of […]
  • 4 Surprising Foods You Should Never Eat Raw
    Nobody likes getting a chunk of raw potato in her breakfast casserole or potpie, but turns out it’s not great for you either. “The uncooked starch in potatoes can result in digestive problems, gas, and bloating. For the most benefit and least risk from your potatoes, bake, steam, sauté, or otherwise cook them. And stay […]
  • NGO targets rekindling of ‘by the fire side’ culture
    Friends of the Nation, a socio-economic advocacy NGO in the Western Region, has started piloting a program that seeks to rekindle the days of old where the young and old met to play, listen to folktales and to create the enabling environment for inclusive discussion on issues affecting the communities. “We are doing this by […]
  • GPL Wrap: Hearts, Kotoko draw
    Accra Hearts of Oak were held to a goalless stalemate by Medeama SC at the Accra Sports Stadium.   Kotoko managed to pick a point in Berekum after drawing 0-0 with Berekum Chelsea. Elsewhere at the Sogakope Park WAFA recorded their first victory of the season after beating Ebusua Dwarfs 2-0, thanks to goals from […]
  • Smart Ways To Cut Carbs Without Feeling Miserable
    First you hear that you should eat fewer carbohydrates (or none at all) and then you hear that you should eat more. On top of the mixed messaging, maybe you’ve even heard that you don’t actually eat carbohydrates, but you eat the foods that contain carbohydrates. I’ll often hear from clients that the last time […]
  • Parliament approves 2 other nominees for Council of State position
    Parliament has granted its consent to the nomination of two persons to serve on the Council of State. The nominees are a former IGP, Nana Owusu Nsiah and Former Chief of Defence Staff, General JB Danquah. The Constitution requires the President to consult Parliament in the appointment of a former IGP, a former Chief of […]
  • I fully support Kwesi Quartey as Deputy AU Chair – Nana Addo
    President Nana Akufo-Addo has said that he had no difficulty whatsoever in supporting the candidature of Thomas Kwesi Quartey for the position of Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission. According to President Akufo-Addo, when his predecessor, former President Mahama, told him about presenting Thomas Kwesi Quartey as Ghana’s candidate for the position, “it was […]
  • Vincent Kompany: Man City boss Pep Guardiola plays down concerns
    Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola played down concerns over Vincent Kompany after the defender missed the FA Cup tie against Huddersfield Town. Captain Kompany was expected to be involved in the goalless draw, but pulled out because of a leg problem. The 30-year-old Belgian has been dogged by groin and calf injuries and has played […]
  • Rawlings: Ghana fortunate to have Akufo-Addo
    Former president JJ Rawlings has once again declared his confidence in President Akufo-Addo to deliver. He said the former Foreign Minister has “certain principles and values” which could help in the fight against corruption. “We are very fortunate also that somebody like Nana Akufo-Addo has emerged over here. People think I love that man […]
  • SMEs to get low-interest loans – Business Development Minister
    Government has promised to give low-interest rate loans to Small and Medium Scale Enterprises, considered as the engine of the country’s financial setup. This is to usher in a new golden age for private sector-led economic transformation in line with the governing New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) campaign promise. Minister for Business Development, Alhaji Mohammed Ibrahim […]
  • Our success in The Gambia signifies ECOWAS’ relevance – Mahama
    The successful mediation process in The Gambia gives true meaning to the relevance of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), former President John Mahama has said in a tweet. The tweet comes a day after the newly elected President of The Gambia, Adama Barrow, was formally sworn into office. Mahama asked to intervene […]
  • Things That Are Making Your Depression Worse
    Nobody chooses to have depression. But that doesn’t mean you have zero control over this serious and sometimes debilitating health disorder that affects some 350 million people. Just as you can help to improve the condition—with exercise, cognitive therapy, medication, addressing any underlying conditions (like a thyroid disorder), and other therapies—you can also make it worse. […]
  • Trump savages media at Florida rally
    US President Donald Trump has launched another fierce attack on the media at a “campaign rally for America” event in the state of Florida. He told the crowd in Melbourne the media did not want “to report the truth” and had their own agenda. He also defended the achievements of his presidency so far, insisting […]
  • 5 Reasons Why Some Foods Show Up In Your Poop
    Unless you’re a gastroenterologist, you probably don’t discuss poop on a regular basis. But odds are, you may have some questions about your visits to the loo that have been left unanswered. For instance, ever wonder why certain foods remain whole in your stool? Here are 5 causes of food particles […]
  • Barrow sworn in at packed stadium
    The Gambia has formally sworn in its new elected President, Adama Barrow, in front of a crowd of thousands including African heads of state. It was the second time he had taken the oath after his formal inauguration was delayed by the reluctance of his predecessor to leave office. “This is a victory for democracy,” […]