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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana Now Has No Shares In AnglGold Ashanti - Sam Jonah

Sir Sam Jonah, a well-known businessman and the former CEO of Ashanti Goldfields, has disclosed that the Ghanaian government has sold all of its shares in AngloGold Ashanti. The business tycoon claims that Ghana sold 30% of its stock in the company in 1994. However, after the business was listed on the New York Stock Exchange, the remaining 25% was sold.

  4 hours ago ago
Ghana Now Has No Shares In AnglGold Ashanti - Sam Jonah

SPORTS

“Local Players Don’t Have Quality To Play At The World Cup” - Ex-Ghana Defender

Ex-Ghana defender, Shilla Illiasu says the current crop of local players do not have the quality to play at the World Cup. Illiasu who played for the Black Stars at its maiden World Cup appearance in Germany 2006 while with Asante Kotoko, says the domestic league has reduced in quality compared to their time.

  5 days ago ago
“Local Players Don’t Have Quality To Play At The World Cup” - Ex-Ghana Defender

OTHERS

Brazil is the finest team in the world - Black Stars captain Andre Ayew

Before Friday's international friendly, Black Stars captain Andre Ayew called Brazil "the best" in the world. A pre-World Cup friendly between Ghana and the South American team will take place at Le Havre, France. The Samba Boys have gone 13 games without a loss while scoring 30 goals. The 24-man roster of the five-time World Champions includes Neymar of Paris Saint-Germain, Vinicuis Jr. and Rodrygo of Real Madrid, Rafinha of Barcelona, Antony of Manchester United, and two players from each team's local league.

  5 days ago ago
Brazil is the finest team in the world - Black Stars captain Andre Ayew

SPORTS

“I Will Be Surprised If Afriyie Barnieh Does Not Make Otto Addo’s Squad” - Illiasu

Ex-Ghana international, Shilla Illiasu says he would be surprised if a local player is not included in the squad for the World Cup in Qatar. Illiasu played for the Black Stars at Ghana’s debut World Cup in Germany 2006 while playing for Asante Kotoko. Hearts of Oak forward, Daniel Afriyie Barnieh is the only local player invited by Coach Otto Addo and Illiasu says he must be included in the squad.

  5 days ago ago
“I Will Be Surprised If Afriyie Barnieh Does Not Make Otto Addo’s Squad” - Illiasu

MILITARY

6 African Countries That Produce And Export Weapons

According to new research from Stockholm Institute, there is a 6.5% decrease in arms imports to Africa over the last ten years. This is because more local manufacturers are joining the lucrative industry, which made over $25 billion in 2019. Here Are The Six (6) African Countries That Produce And Even Export Weapons To Other Countries.

  6 days ago ago
6 African Countries That Produce And Export Weapons

SPORTS

Black Stars Dealt a Huge Blow Ahead of World Cup

Head coach of the Black Stars, Otto Addo has been dealt a very huge blow following the injury to one of Ghana’s top strikers in his camp. Coach Otto Addo listed 29-men with only Daniel Afriyie Barnieh of Hearts of Oak as the local player for the three friendlies against Brazil, Nicaragua and Switzerland to prepare for the World Cup in Qatar.

  18 days ago ago
Black Stars Dealt a Huge Blow Ahead of World Cup

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Comparing Kenya's Diesel-powered SGR And Tanzania's Bullet Electric Trains

In 2008, presidents of East Africa except Tanzania ratified a master plan for SGR connecting the port of Mombasa to Kampala, Kigali, and Juba. Tanzania opted to walk alone as Kenya rushed to borrow loans to be used in building outdated diesel-powered railways that ended in the wilderness.

  4 days ago ago
Comparing Kenya's Diesel-powered SGR And Tanzania's Bullet Electric Trains

SOCIETY

Banned woman found stuck in toilet after 3 days of disappearance

A 50-year-old man, Yaa Prah, who disappeared and was found in a pit lavatory at Enyan Asempenyin in the Ajumako Enyan Essiam Locale of the Focal District, has been expelled from the local area. Kasapa News reports that she was expelled by the bosses and elderly folks of the local area after she got back from the emergency clinic.

  7 days ago ago
Banned woman found stuck in toilet after 3 days of disappearance

POLITICS

MP Inspects Ongoing Road Projects In His Constituency

In his quest of making sure all the roads in his constituency are motorable if not tarred, the great lobbyist, the most vibrant Member of parliament, Hon. Bismark Tetteh Nyarko who's meticulous effort of making sure his constituents are not deprived of the national cake indeed is as the result upper Manya Krobo is enjoying this road project today.

  8 days ago ago
MP Inspects Ongoing Road Projects In His Constituency

SPORTS

GFA Tasks Secret Spies To Watch World Cup Opponents

Ghana will begin their World Cup campaign against Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal on the 24th of November before taking on Uruguay and South Korea. The Black Stars have been rated as the underdogs in Group H but will be seeking to make an impression that brought about national pride like the team did in the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

  5 days ago ago
GFA Tasks Secret Spies To Watch World Cup Opponents

SOCIETY

Stop the contractor now or we will do it Sekesua residents to Government

Residents of Sekesua, a prolific farming community located in the Upper Manya Krobo district have sent a strong warning to government to abrogate the Akatawiah-Sekesua road contract with immediate effect or they will do it themselves. According to the residents, the contractor is worsening the already bad nature of the road which they have been long talking about before the contract was awarded.

  11 days ago ago
Stop the contractor now or we will do it Sekesua residents to Government

BETTING

South Korea vs Costa Rica Predictions Odds And Betting Tips 23/09/2022

Both South Korea and Costa Rica have qualified for the upcoming World Cup and they will be eager to build some momentum before the event starts. The Koreans are a part of the Asian Football Federation and they got a bye to the Second Round of the qualifiers. They were part of Group H in the campaign and they secured the top-most position in style.

  3 days ago ago
South Korea vs Costa Rica Predictions Odds And Betting Tips 23/09/2022

SPORTS

Black Stars Coach Makes Huge Promise To Ghanaians

Assistant Coach of the Ghana Black Stars, George Boateng has made a huge promise to Ghanaians ahead of the world cup in Qatar later this year. The Black Stars will face Brazil and Nicaragua at the end of this month as part of preparations for the World Cup.

  12 days ago ago
Black Stars Coach Makes Huge Promise To Ghanaians

OTHERS

E/R: Fanteakwa south BECE candidates benefit again from Nana Kofi Akomea mock examination

2nd Deputy Vice chairman for Fanteakwa South New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akomeah Jnr has donated BECE mock examination materials to the Fanteakwa South Educational Directorate.  The purpose of the materials is to enable the directorate to prepare over one thousand final year candidates adequately towards their final examination.  Presenting the materials, Nana Akomea Jnr said, a lot of Departments in the district have placed requests for assistance but he has decided to push his support into education

  8 days ago ago
E/R: Fanteakwa south BECE candidates benefit again from Nana Kofi Akomea mock examination

OTHERS

There Will Be More New Available Jobs: Institute Of Local Government Studies Affirms

Decentralization is an alternative development strategy, it must be deepened to accelerate our national development. Strong local governance and a decentralized system will speed up our local economic development.  The Institute of Local Government Studies held a high-level Breakfast Meeting on promoting local economic development to create jobs. The discussions centered on lessons from the nationwide training on the Next Generation Local Economic Development (NGLED) and emerging Issues and the localization

  15 days ago ago
There Will Be More New Available Jobs: Institute Of Local Government Studies Affirms

SOCIETY

Fanteakea South: Osino - Saamang Road Sees Reshaping Few Hours After Residents Blocked Road

Few hours after the residents of Osino in the Fanteakwa South District in the eastern region reacted to the poor state of the road that links Osino -Saamang, there have been some results. A mining company in the district that plies the said stretch, BSD Mining Services immediately moved their equipments to the road to begin reshaping it.

  19 days ago ago
Fanteakea South: Osino - Saamang Road Sees Reshaping Few Hours After Residents Blocked Road

SOCIETY

A Bridge Linking Some Major Towns In Oti Region Has Been Washed Away By Heavy Downpour and Flooding

The people in Nkwanta South Municipality did not hear good news today. The residents in Keri and it's neighboring towns get stranded after a heavy downpour destroys the only bridge that connects them. People in Nkwanta South have been very worried ever since this incident happened. According to UTV, a bridge in Nkwanta South, which is in the Oti Region has collapsed.

  8 days ago ago
A Bridge Linking Some Major Towns In Oti Region Has Been Washed Away By Heavy Downpour and Flooding

MILITARY

Ukrainian powers continued to push north in the Kharkiv district and progressing

Ukraine closes down Zaporizhzhia atomic plant KYIV, KHARKIV/Ukraine, Ukrainian powers continued to push north in the Kharkiv district and progressing to its south and east, Ukraine's military boss said on Sunday, a day after their quick advances made Russia leave its primary stronghold nearby. President Volodymyr Zelensky hailed Ukraine's lightning progresses in the upper east Kharkiv region as a likely forward leap in the half-year-old conflict, saying this colder time of year could bring more fast gains of an area on the off chance that Kyiv can get all the more remarkable weapons.

  16 days ago ago
Ukrainian powers continued to push north in the Kharkiv district and progressing

ENTERTAINMENT

Black Sherif Nominated For 2022 BET Awards

Mohammed Ismail Sherif popularly known as Black Sherif has been nominated for the Best International Flow Category for this year’s 2022 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Hip Hop. The event is slated for the 30th of Sept at Energy Performing Arts Center in Atlanta and hosted by American rapper Fat Joe.

  14 days ago ago
Black Sherif Nominated For 2022 BET Awards

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Tomatoes rot as buyers refuse to go to communities over poor roads

Regardless of deficient tomatoes in significant business sectors in the urban communities pushing costs high, tomato ranchers in Chinto, Yaayaso, Abodobi, and its encompassing towns in Fanteakwa South Locale in Eastern District are wrestling with high post-collect misfortunes because of very awful streets. June and July are significant reaping a long time for the tomato ranchers in Chinto, Yaayaso, Abodobi, and its encompassing towns.

  2 months ago ago
Tomatoes rot as buyers refuse to go to communities over poor roads