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Food shortage looms in Nzema

File Photo Residents of Ankasa in Jomoro District of the Western region have warned about a looming food shortage in the area if immediate steps are not taken to halt the activities of illegal miners which they say have destroyed vast fertile farmlands and water bodies as well as forest reserves. The residents fear that […]

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No PNC executive will join Ayariga’s party – Atik

Atik Mohammed The People’s National Convention (PNC) has said it is unfazed by efforts of its former presidential candidate Hassan Ayariga to lure its executives to join his intended political party.Ayariga who lost his bid to lead the party for the second time is reportedly luring regional executives of the Nkrumahist party to cross carpet […]

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China Telecom chairman Chang Xiaobing under investigation

Chang Xiaobing became the chairman of China Telecom in August after serving as the chairman of rival China Unicom for 11 years The chairman of one of China’s largest state-owned mobile operators, China Telecom, is being investigated by the country’s anti-corruption watchdog.Chang Xiaobing is “suspected of serious violation of discipline”, according to a statement on […]

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Mahama’s ‘dead goat’ comment makes 2015 Africa best quotes

President John Mahama’s ‘dead goat’ comment in March, 2015 has made it into BBC’s Africa’s best quotes of 2015.The remark by President Mahama generated lots of discussions in Ghana with many condemning him for his failure to empathise with the agitating Ghanaians.Another Ghanaian, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, also made it into the list from his interview […]

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Kwame Sefa Kayi coy over going into politics

Kwame Sefa Kayi in the studios of Starr FM with Nii Arday Clegg One of Ghana’s finest radio personalities Kwame Sefa Kayi is coy over going into politics should politicians come knocking at his door.Several radio personalities in Ghana have ended up in politics including Joy FM’s Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah, Abeiku Santana of the Despite Group […]

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I’ll retire in 2021 – Bukom Banku

Brimah Kamoko popularly known as Bukom Banku has stated that he will retire from boxing in 2021.According to Ghana’s cruiser-weight champion, he has six more years to bring an end to the more than two decades of his boxing career adding that his decision is non-negotiable.The local champion and former light heavyweight king made the […]

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On-bail Wisa to be prosecuted – Police

Wisa faces prosecution for exposing his genital on stage The Ghana Police Service is preparing to prosecute budding hip-life star Wisa for unzipping his genitals on stage during a live performance.An animated Wisa went berserk and stunned patrons at the ‘December to Remember’ annual musical concert organized by Citi FM when he released his manhood […]

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Ayariga lures PNC executives with cars

Hassan Ayariga Defeated flagbearer aspirant of the People’s National Convention (PNC) Hassan Ayariga is allegedly lobbying executives of the party to defect and join him in his bid to set up a new political party.Sources in the party have confirmed to Starr News the 2012 flagbearer of the party is working closely with some regional […]

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Enough is enough – Mahama tells warring Bunkprugu factions

President John Dramani Mahama has admonished the feuding factions at Bunkprugu in the Northern region to put a permanent stoppage to the hostilities.“Enough is enough,” he said at this year’s celebration of the Damba festival of the Mamprugu Traditional Area in the East Mamprusi District.The President’s call came as the Ministry of the Interior announced […]

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Two arrested for sodomising a madman

Two people are in the grips of the Nkawkaw Police for allegedly sodomising a mentally retarded man.Two more suspects who were involved in abusing the 20-year-old are being sought by the Police.The suspects in custody have been identified as Kwame Okyere,27, and Kwasi Boateng,35, while those on the run have been named as solomon and […]