• Messi, Neymar out of World Cup qualifiers

    LIONEL Messi and Neymar will be absent as Brazil and Argentina set out on the road to Russia and redemption when South American qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup kick off today. Injured Messi and suspended Neymar are just two of a galaxy of stars who will be missing as the long journey to Russia 2018 begins. Uruguay will be […]

    Messi, Neymar out of World Cup qualifiers
  • Georgian opponent for Commey

    Georgia’s Ramaz Bebnadze has been named as the opponent for Ghana’s undefeated Commonwealth lightweight champion, Richard Commey. The two boxers are scheduled to slug it out as the main undercard of the interim WBA World super middleweight championship between Vincent Feigenbutz’s and Giovanni De Carolis at the dm-Arena in Karlsruhe, Germany on October 17. It will be the maiden appearance […]

    Georgian opponent for Commey
  • Right procedures will be used to prosecute judges — Pres

    President John Mahama has given the strongest indication that the indicted judges in the judicial corruption scandal will not escape the net of prosecution. President Mahama said the right procedure would be followed in the trial of any of the 34 judges who were videotaped allegedly taking bribes to free suspected criminals in their court. Speaking to France 24 in […]

    Right procedures will be used to prosecute judges — Pres
  • Tecno Ghana introduces Phantom 5

    Tecno Ghana Mobile has launched yet another device dubbed: ‘Tecno Phantom 5’. The new device which is set to give a wonderful experience to its users is fast, convenient and accurate. It is configured to recognise the user’s fingerprint without error and so allows the user private protection. Launching the new product, the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber […]

    Tecno Ghana introduces Phantom 5
  • Diageo increases stake in Guinness Ghana

    Diageo Plc, the world’s largest spirits company, has said that it has sold its stakes in Jamaican brewer Desnoes & Geddes Ltd and GAPL Pte Limited, the majority owner of Malaysia’s Guinness Anchor Berhad, to Heineken NV for $780.5 million. According to a Reuters report, the transaction also includes Diageo’s acquisition of a 20 per cent stake in Guinness Ghana […]

    •   Diageo’s total stake in GGBL is now 72.42 per cent.
  • Qualified partner will be selected to invest in ECG— MiDA CEO

    The Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) says it is confident that a qualified partner will be selected to invest in the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), to bring on board the needed technical skills to enable the company meet the growing demand for energy in Ghana. “It is also expected that the partner will also unlock the potential in other parts […]

    •   Eng. Sarfo (standing), addressing the media.
  • Car-tracking device exposes 3 ex-cons

    A car-tracking device has led to the arrest of three ex-convicts who were allegedly engaged in armed robbery at New Bortianor in Accra. They are Jerry Danquah, 25, driver, David Asare, 26, shoe seller, and Isaac Donkor, 27, basket weaver. An accomplice, identified as Dauda, who is the leader of the gang, is on the run. The Accra Regional Police […]

    •   The suspects from (right), Isaac Donkor, Jerry Danquah and David Asare.
  • Ghana in times of tragedy …Some observations

    It is often said that life on earth entails both joy and sorrow. Joy comes in when there is achievement and expectations are met. On the other hand, sorrow sets in when there is a crisis or an undesirable situation at hand. As believed strongly, no amount of human efforts can guarantee a total perpetual elimination of happenings that plunge […]

    Ghana in times of tragedy …Some observations
  • Gov’t releases funds to pay psychiatric nurses

    Government has released GH¢760,000 for the payment of outstanding arrears to psychiatric nurses across the country. It has subsequently, called on all striking nurses, including psychiatric, general nurses and midwives to return to work. The Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Haruna Iddrisu, who announced this at a press conference in Accra yesterday, said the payment was in fulfillment of […]

    •  Mr. Haruna Iddrisu, addressing the media.      Photo: Seth Osabukle
  • Misconduct charge for Mourinho

    Jose Mourinho has been charged with misconduct in relation to media comments he made following Chelsea’s game against Southampton on Saturday. Southampton won 3-1 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday as the Blues slumped to their fourth defeat in eight matches to leave them 16th in the Premier League, their worst start to a top-flight season since 1978. Mourinho received the […]

    Misconduct charge for Mourinho

Politics »

Mr. Agyepong (right) in a discussion with Ms Greening

NPP meets UK officials over voters’ register

October 8, 2015 at 10:29 am

The General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party, Kwabena Agyei Agyepong has held separate meetings with Justine Greening, Member of Parliament (MP) and Secretary of State...

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Business »

Tecno Ghana introduces Phantom 5

Tecno Ghana introduces Phantom 5

October 8, 2015 at 10:01 am

Tecno Ghana Mobile has launched yet another device dubbed: ‘Tecno Phantom 5’. The new device which is set to give a wonderful experience to its users is fast, convenient...


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Education »

Nyakrom SHTS Board inaugurated

October 7, 2015 at 11:17 am

Members of the Board of Governors of Senior High Schools (SHS) in the country have been encouraged to let the ” Code of Discipline” document guide them when handling disciplinary...

Sports »

GTF needs 50,000 dollars for Davis Cup

GTF needs 50,000 dollars for Davis Cup

October 8, 2015 at 10:47 am

The Ghana Tennis Federation (GTF) needs close to US$ 50,000 to enable Ghana participate in the 2015 Davis Cup competition scheduled for Cairo, Egypt. Ghana will be represented...


Human Interest

Armed robbers raid Everton player’s home

Armed robbers raid Everton player’s home

EVERTON midfielder Tom Cleverley and his young family were threatened with baseball bats in a £175,000 raid on his Manchester mansion by armed robbers. The England international and his reality TV star wife Georgina Dorsett had designer handbags, watches and jewellery stolen, as well as two £50,000 Range Rovers, in the raid which occurred as they spent a night in […]

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Star performance …The soft skills imperative

Exactly how important for excellence is emotional competence compared to technical skills and intellect? Daniel Goleman studied competence models of 181 different positions drawn from 120 companies and organizations worldwide. The models showed what management in each organization agreed captured the particular profile of excellence for a given job. His analysis was straightforward. He compared which competence listed as essential […]

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Job creation should be govt’s main priority –study

                          A study conducted by a communicationss consultancy firm, Djembe Communications, in partnership with a research group, Forbes Insights, has reiterated the need for Ghanaian authorities to tackle the country’s unemployment. The report has revealed that 50 per cent of 1,000 Ghanaian respondents in the survey, considered job […]

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How safe are ECG transformers?

How safe are ECG transformers?

                        This picture shows a khebab seller at Accra Newtown, opposite the Total filling station, operating his business close to an Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) transformer, bringing to question, how safe such important power installations are? The operator, Mohammed Sani, told this reporter that he has been operating […]

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Mr. Nutakor (standing) delivering the address to launch the Poppy appeal.      Photo: Maxwell K. Bilson

VAG to build own hospital

The Veteran Administration of Ghana (VAG), is to construct an ultra-modern hospital at Amasaman, in the Ga West municipality of the Greater Accra Region, to cater for retired military personnel, their families and the public. The edifice, which would have a theatre, wards and gymnasium would replace the existing medical post, which operates without beds and modern equipment. The Executive […]

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