Human Interest

‘US yet to conclude who killed Khashoggi’

‘US yet to conclude who killed Khashoggi’

The US is yet to reach a final conclusion on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, officials say, despite reports the CIA believes it was ordered by the Saudi crown prince. “Numerous unanswered questions” remain, a State Department statement said. Sources told US media they did not believe the murder could have taken place without the approval of Crown Prince [...]

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The women smashing Ethiopia’s glass ceiling

The women smashing Ethiopia’s glass ceiling

Ethiopia is changing rapidly under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, with women now wielding enormous power in a country where they have mostly been confined to traditional roles, writes BBC Tigrinya’s Hana Zeratsyon. Ethiopians like to say they were ruled by Queen Sheba in biblical times – something they take great pride in, yet the reality is that the Horn of [...]

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… 100 others trained in social child policing

Meanwhile about 100 personnel of the service in the Western Region have completed four days training on Social Child Policing in the Sekondi-Takoradi metropolis. Addressing the officers, the Director of Community Policing Chief Superintendent Laurencia Wilhelmina Akorli said every potential caller to a police station including children should listen to. She said children were critical in information gathering especially robbery [...]

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500 police investigators to upgrade skills

500 police investigators to upgrade skills

More than 500 police investigators in the country are expected to be trained by the end of the year to improve crime investigations, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah, the Director-General of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has stated. She said the changing trend of crimes in the country demand for a [...]

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16 NDC delegates involved in accident.

Sixteen delegates of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) were injured in an accident near the El-Wak Stadium in Accra on Saturday. The victims were on their way to the party’s congress at the Trade Fair Centre, La, which is about three kilometers from where the accident took place. According to an eyewitness a driver of one of the vehicles [...]

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Joshua set to fight  winner of Wilder,  Fury clash

Joshua set to fight winner of Wilder, Fury clash

A money-spinning mega-fight between Anthony Joshua and either Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury may be some way off – but the powers that be are willing to bend their own rules to allow boxing’s biggest fight to take place. Fury challenges the Bronze Bomber for his WBC world heavyweight title in Los Angeles on December 1. There will be clamour [...]

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Rooney wanted to end career at United

Rooney wanted to end career at United

WAYNE Rooney has admitted he wanted to finish his career at Manchester United, but thinks he ultimately left the club “at the right time.” The 33-year-old was back in England to make one final international appearance against USA on yesterday. Rooney was honoured at Wembley with the captain’s armband after coming off the bench, wearing his favourite No 10 shirt [...]

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Champions Nigeria, others arrive for AWCON

Champions Nigeria, others arrive for AWCON

DEFENDING Champions of the African Women’s Cup of Nations, the Super Falcons of Nigeria and the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon – runners-up at the last edition, as well as Zambia have arrived in the country for the 11th edition of the tournament which starts tomorrow. While the Nigerians are bent on picking their ninth African glory, the Cameroonians are aiming [...]

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Nasri to train with West Ham

NASRI played under West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini at Manchester City Former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has agreed to train with West Ham in a bid to secure a permanent deal at the club. Nasri was due to have a medical with the Hammers as he reaches the end of an 18-month doping ban. However, concerns have [...]

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City’s Mendy to miss  rest of season  after knee injury

City’s Mendy to miss rest of season after knee injury

MANCHESTER City have confirmed that full-back Benjamin Mendy has undergone knee surgery, with reports suggesting he could be out until 2019. Mendy, 24, missed a large chunk of last season after rupturing the ACL in his right knee. This new injury is to his left knee and is a small tear to the meniscus which he suffered towards the end [...]

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