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Shatta Wale launches album in big style

    Charles Mensah (behind the steering wheel and his son, Shatta Wale     Controversial Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Charles Nii Arma, known in entertainment circles as Shatta Wale, was Friday, April 29, 2016 the toast of many Ghanaians, particularly his numerous fans across the country, as he launched his much-anticipated album in a grand […]

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CSOs bemoan youth unemployment

  Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) interested in youth development have raised alarm over the nation’s soaring youth unemployment. They expect government to address the problem as means of averting youth uprising as the nation prepares for the November 7 general elections. They have also challenged government to augment CSOs projects rolled out to empower the […]

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Limited registration: Date errors rectified

    Electoral Commission (EC) has stated that the date-error that plagued some registration centres in the ongoing limited voter registration exercise has been rectified. Instead of 28/04/2016, indicating the very date the ID cards were issued to prospective voters, some cards had 27/04/2016 on them. In a statement to clarify the mishap, the EC […]

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Our workers deserve better!

Haruna Iddrisu is Employment and Labour Relations minister   GHANA yesterday joined millions across the globe to mark the annual May Day celebration. PRESIDENT John Dramani Mahama was the special guest of honour for the occasion which was held at the Jubilee Park in Wa in the Upper West Region. THEMED: “Election 2016: The Role […]

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NMC jabs Gov’t over RTI Bill

  President Mahama   Chairman of the National Media Commission (NMC), Mr. Kwasi Gyan-Apenteng, has expressed disquiet about the long delay of the passage of the Right to Information (RTI) Bill.    Although he noted Ghana has come far in its quest for freedom of expression, he said the absence of a relevant and specific […]

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Address high cost of living — TUC charges gov’t

  Mr Kofi Asamoah, TUC General Secretary (right) and President Mahama   Organised Labour yesterday charged government to immediately address what it described as unbearable cost of living in the country. Speaking at this year’s national May Day parade in Wa in the Upper West Region, Secretary General of Trades Unions Congress (TUC), Kofi Asamoah, […]

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FPSO Atta Mills to start production soon – Mahama

Ghana’s second Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSO) vessel will start production in the second half of the year, President John Mahama has announced.FPSO Atta Mills arrived in the country in March this year after successfully completing a five week voyage from Singapore where it was built.President Mahama delivering the May Day address in Wa in […]

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BNI chases producer over “terrorist” movie

The artwork of the movie The Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) is hunting for a movie Producer over a movie titled “Terrorist”.Information gathered by Starr News indicates that the Producer of the movie, Prince Chuks Ibezim, a Nigerian who is also the CEO of One Africa Entertainment is being chased by the BNI over suspicion […]

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Flagstaff House religiously skewed – Bawumia

NPP running mate Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia   The running mate of the Opposition New Patriotic Party Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has stated that the Presidency is religiously skewed.According to him, the seat of government does not adequately reflect one part of the two dominant religious groupings in the country.Addressing supporters of the New Patriotic Party in […]

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Election 2016: Nana Konadu elected NDP flagbearer

Nana Konadu will lead the NDP in the 2016 elections   The National Democratic Party (NDP) has elected former First Lady, Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings as its flagbearer for the 2016 election.Nana Konadu was elected as leader of the breakaway party of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) by popular acclamation at the party’s 2nd […]