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Man smuggling guns to Ghana in washing machine faces 20yrs

  A man arrested with nearly 100 guns and 3,500 rounds of ammunition and was heading to Ghana faces 20 years in prison.Richmond Akoto Attah is facing federal charges after officials concluded that he was smuggling the guns to the West African nation in a washing machine and a dryer.The 33-year-old who was arrested in […]

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Court orders Miss Universe to reinstate 2012 winner

    The organisers of the Miss Universe Ghana pageant have been ordered by an Accra High Court to reinstate Gifty Ofori as winner of the 2012 edition.The organisers, Insignia Experience & Roberta Annan consulting, have also been ordered by the court to pay Miss Ofori a sum of GH₵120, 000, and GH₵ 10,000 constituting […]

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Election C’ttee: NMC’s George Sarpong is NPP – Eagle party

Executive Secretary of the NMC George Sarpong The Eagle Party has raised concerns over the neutrality of the National Media Commission’s representative George Sarpong on the National Election Steering Committee.According to the communications director of the party Francis Loku, Mr. Sarpong is a known member of the opposition party who used to represent the NPP […]

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‘Mad man’ murders parents, four others

A mentally deranged man has killed six people including his parents at Assin Akrofuom in the Central region.The culprit Akwasi Ganu butchered his mother, father, brother, sister and two neighbors at Assin Akrofuom Friday dawn.The two neighbours were the landlord of the house Ganu stayed and the landlord’s wife.The 35-year-old ex-convict was, however, lynched to […]

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Mahama to swear in Kudalor as IGP today

H. E. John Dramani Mahama President John Mahama will today swear into office COP John Kudalor as the substantive Inspector of General of Police.Mr. Kudalor has since November last year been acting in the capacity.A statement on the Facebook wall of the Flagstaff House Friday said “President John Mahama will today, Friday, swear into office […]

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Korankye Ankrah funds surgery for 17 prisoners with hernia

Rev. Sam Korankye Ankrah, Apostle General of Royal House Chapel Seventeen inmates at Koforidua Prison in the Eastern region are to undergo hernia surgery by a medical team attached to a prison outreach project of the Royal House Chapel led by the Apostle General, Rev. Sam Korankye Ankrah.Rev. Korankye Ankrah and his team visited the […]

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Ayrton profits jump amid headwinds

The Ghana Stock Exchange floor   Ayrton Drugs posted 31% increase in sales revenue year-on-year in recently published earnings reports for half year-ended 2015 on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE). This resulted in a Profit-After-Tax of GHS1.94 million from GHS 272,000 the previous year. The management of Ayrton managed to reduce Selling and Distribution expenditure by […]

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Photos: Ghana Premier League teams unveil jerseys

Hearts of Oak Inter Allies Asante Kotoko Liberty Professionals Berekum Chelsea Aduana Stars Hasaacas Dwarfs WAFA WA All Stars Techiman City Bechem United Dreams FC New Edubiase Ashgold The Ghana Football Association and the Premier League Board launched the 2015/16 Ghana Premier League at the Conference Hall of the federation in Accra on Wednesday with […]

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Trump: It’s ‘Disgraceful’ for Pope to Question My Christianity

Pope Francis in St Peter’s Square, Rome. The pope was sent a parcel of children’s books by Lo Stampatello, the publisher of Piccolo Uovo. Photograph: Fabrizio Belluschi/Demotix/Corbis   Donald Trump issued a blistering response to Pope Francis on Thursday, saying it is “disgraceful” for the Catholic leader to question his faith and calling the pontiff […]

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Rocky Dawuni represents Reggae as a global musical force

Rocky Dawuni   Rocky Dawuni’s latest album, Branches of the Same Tree, was nominated for a Grammy for Best Reggae Album. Dawuni is the first musician from Ghana to ever receive a Grammy nomination. He is also the only second African to be nominated in this category. Rocky Dawuni was nominated alongside modern Jamaican music greats Luciano, Barrington Levy, […]