Nigerian Comedienne lands Disney role Read more

Nigerian Comedienne lands Disney role

Popular Nigerian child comedienne, Emmanuella Samuel, has announced she is going to work for Disney. The seven-year-old child star made the announcement on her Instagram page by posting a picture of herself on set On the post she thanked all her supporters and said: “I never dreamed of being here so soon”. She then made […]

WAEC Loses GHC5m To Cancellation Of Examinations Read more

WAEC Loses GHC5m To Cancellation Of Examinations

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) says it costs the body about five million Ghanaian cedis when examinations are cancelled. The Very Reverend Sam Nii Nmai Ollenu, Head of the National Office, said the Council was, therefore, did not benefit in any way from the cancellation of examinations and appealed to all stakeholders to help […]

Michelle Obama commends Black Panther producers Read more

Michelle Obama commends Black Panther producers

Michelle Obama has sent congratulations to the makers of Black Panther after a weekend that saw the superhero film rack up blockbuster box-office takings. “I loved this movie,” wrote the former First Lady on Monday. “Because of you, young people will finally see superheroes that look like them on the big screen,” she said. And it […]

Insurance industry to publish claims paid on annual basis Read more

Insurance industry to publish claims paid on annual basis

The insurance industry intends to start publishing claims paid to clients, on an annual basis, in a bid to change the perception among members of the public that the industry loathes claims payments. “We are thinking, actually, of the insurance industry publishing the quantum of claims paid in a year, because the public think that […]

Mugabe ‘Unloved’ On His Birthday Read more

Mugabe ‘Unloved’ On His Birthday

In our series of letters from Africa, Zimbabwean journalist-turned-barrister Brian Hungwe considers the fate of ousted President Robert Mugabe as he celebrates his 94th birthday. A famous quote by Machiavelli advises politicians: “It is better to be feared than loved – if you cannot have both.” However, the Italian Renaissance author and statesman then warns […]

Insurance education campaign launched Read more

Insurance education campaign launched

Insurance Awareness Coordinators Group of Ghana (IACG) and other key stakeholders last Monday began a nationwide insurance sensitisation campaign to create awareness on the need to subscribe to insurance policies. At a media briefing in Accra, last Friday to launch the programme, Chairman of the IACG, Mr Wilson Tei, said insurance was the most effective […]

Guingamp sign Drogba’s son Read more

Guingamp sign Drogba’s son

Ligue 1 club, Guingamp, have confirmed the signing of Isaac Drogba, the son of Chelsea legend, DidierDrogba. The 17-year-old, who had been playing in Chelsea’s academy, has followed in the footsteps of his father who also moved to the Stade de Roudourou 16 years ago. Didier went on to score 24 goals in 50 appearances […]

Prez launches 10-yr Cashew Devt Plan Read more

Prez launches 10-yr Cashew Devt Plan

President Nana Akufo-Addo yesterday launched the 10-year Cashew Development Plan, in Wenchi, in the Brong Ahafo Region, a plan aimed at diversifying the country’s agriculture. Recounting a commitment he made in 2016, at Suma Ahenkro, in the Jaman North constituency, the President said it was high time the agriculture sector shifted its over-reliance on the production and export […]