Kenya: Man drowns after falling into river while taking selfie Read more

Kenya: Man drowns after falling into river while taking selfie

A man drowned after he fell into Molo River while taking a selfie on Friday evening. Confirming the incident, Rongai OCPD Japheth Kioko said Mr Alvise Kiprotich 26, accompanied by his three friends, were trying to cross Kipterere view point near Salgaa trading centre. “One of them accidentally fell into Molo River as they took […]

Letter To Christians Read more

Letter To Christians

Dearly beloved, All l too soon the year 2017 has come to a grinding halt.  A matter of days and it is all gone, never to be seen again- the days and months of 2017. It is at moments like these, that a lot of us pause to reflect on how we have lived through […]

Meet Sam Jonah-The Ghanaian business mogul Read more

Meet Sam Jonah-The Ghanaian business mogul

Samuel Esson Jonah, (KBE) born 19 November 1949) is a Ghanaian businessman, the Executive Chairman of Jonah Capital, an equity fund based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Jonah was previously President of AngloGold Ashanti   and shared the strategic leadership of the company with its Chief Executive Officer, Bobby Godsell Born in Obuasi,  Jonah had his high-school education at Adisadel College in Cape […]

2017: The Year That Was Read more

2017: The Year That Was

On the 6th of January, this year, Weekend Today hit the newsstands with the first edition of my column Ghana Today. That maiden episode of this column was captioned Akufo-Addo, Lead us out of The Mess! Twelve months on, whether we are clearly out of the mess bequeathed us by the Atta-Mills/Mahama regimes; whether we […]

CHRAJ report on Ofori-Atta vindicates us – Minority Read more

CHRAJ report on Ofori-Atta vindicates us – Minority

The Minority in Parliament believe they have been vindicated by the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) on its findings in allegations of Conflict of Interest against Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, in the issuance of the $2.25 billion bond. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) MPs say CHRAJ’s revelation that the Minister breached several […]

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President Mahama congratulates Liberians on a successful poll

Ghana’s former President John Mahama, Head of ECOWAS Election Observation Mission has congratulated Liberians for the successful 26th December presidential run-off vote and urged them to sustain the level of enthusiasm for national reconstruction and consolidation of democracy in the country. “Liberians have made themselves and the ECOWAS region proud and with the election fever […]

NGGL committed to local economic dev’t Read more

NGGL committed to local economic dev’t

Newmont Ghana Gold Limited (NGGL) has reiterated its commitment to the youth in the Ahafo mine in the Brong Ahafo Region to address their concerns regarding employment opportunities. The Kenyasi No. 2 Youth Association organised a demonstration to express their concerns about unemployment, situation in the area.   Responding to their concerns, General Manager of Newmont […]

Ofori-Atta breached processes in issuance of $2.25bn bond – CHRAJ Read more

Ofori-Atta breached processes in issuance of $2.25bn bond – CHRAJ

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has found that the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, breached certain processes in the issuance of the government’s $2.25bn bond earlier this year. CHRAJ, in its investigation of a conflict of interest allegation leveled against Ken Ofori Atta by a known member of the National Democratic Congress […]

 GSE takes action against non-performing companies Read more

 GSE takes action against non-performing companies

Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) said it was taking actions against some non-performing listed companies in line with its listing rules for poor financial performance and inability to hold annual general meetings. In a statement, the GSE said, the move was to protect investors and to ensure an orderly market. It said one of the companies, […]

Yvonne Okoro donates to kids Read more

Yvonne Okoro donates to kids

Celebrated actress, Yvonne Okoro and her siblings together with a colleague actress known as Lukie Lawson donated mouthwatering gifts to kids on the street on the Christmas Day. The items included roll-ons, pair of slippers, cloths, foods, drinks, hand sanitisers among others. The team scouted three places where kids normally sleep on the streets of […]