• Nduom congratulates Sharks

    Owner of Elmina Sharks, Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, has commended his players for fighting to remain in the…

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Xi Jinping calls for ‘cyber sovereignty’ at internet conference

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (L) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) during a meeting in Wuzhen, China, 15 December 2015 China’s President Xi Jinping has called on countries to respect one another’s “cyber sovereignty” and different internet governance models. Mr Xi said that countries have the right to choose how to develop […]

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N Korea sentences Canada pastor to life in jail

Hyeon Soo Lim is escorted into court in Pyongyang, 16 December North Korea’s highest court has sentenced a Canadian Christian pastor to a life term of hard labour for “crimes against the state”. Hyeon Soo Lim, 60, was arrested in the capital Pyongyang after he travelled there in January for humanitarian work. The Toronto-based pastor, […]

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Republican candidates clash over how to counter IS

  Republican presidential hopefuls sparred over how to stop the so-called Islamic State (IS), in the first debate since attacks in California and Paris. The national security focus yielded heated exchanges between Senators Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio who clashed on surveillance and immigration policy. Jeb Bush also sought to revive his struggling campaign by […]

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We did due diligence on AMERI deal – Parliament

Parliament of Ghana The Communications directorate of Parliament has dismissed claims that the controversial AMERI plants deal was rushed through the House.The legislative body has also denied reports that members did not do due diligence before approving the deal which saw AMERI supply ten power turbines to the Aboadze thermal plant.The contract between the Power […]

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Rolls-Royce sacks two top managers

Rolls-Royce chief executive Warren East Rolls-Royce will revamp its management structure and recruit a chief operating officer as Warren East strives to revive the ailing company.Tony Wood, the head of aerospace, will depart, and Lawrie Haynes, who runs the land and sea division, will step down next year.The changes, reported by the Financial Times, are […]

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Suhum teenage girls take to prostitution

File photo Traditional leaders in Suhum in the Eastern region have expressed worry over the increasing spate of child prostitution in the municipality.Teenage girls between the ages of 11 and 15 are involved in the act. A brothel at the Suhum market has been identified as the base for the girls.Their sexual activities are allegedly […]

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Bill Cosby in court again

  Bill Cosby Bill Cosby, who was accused by more than 40 women of sexual assault, has filed a lawsuit claiming that several of them lied about him for financial gain. Mr. Cosby, 78, is seeking unspecified monetary damages, and said the women inflicted emotional distress. He called their accusations “nothing more than an opportunistic […]

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FIFA stops Pirlo, Gerrard, Xavi from playing in Kuwait

Xavi FIFA has stopped Steven Gerrard, Andrea Pirlo and Xavi Hernandez from playing in a friendly in Kuwait because of the Gulf nation’s ban from international soccer. Kuwait was suspended by FIFA in October because of government interference. The ban from international competitions extends to active players registered with clubs from taking part in the […]

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Rocky Dawuni invites Samini for concert

  Rocky Dawuni Celebrated Ghanaian reggae artiste, Rocky Dawuni, has invited Samini for a concert show at Alliance Francaise on Friday, December 18, 2015 in Accra. The first Ghanaian Grammy nominee soon after touching down in Ghana on Monday, December 14, hinted that Samini would join him on stage to entertain his numerous fans in Accra. Samini, […]

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‘I don’t sing for award’

  Isaac Wallace If you are somebody who likes African Jazz music, you must have probably had an encounter with Wallace.  He is described as a talented and skillful musician. Wallace is a musician with a high attraction power and this is the reason why many people like listening to his music. According to the […]