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Japan and South Korea agree WW2 ‘comfort women’ deal

South Korean activists for comfort women demonstrating outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul Japan and South Korea have agreed to settle the issue of “comfort women” forced to work in Japanese brothels during World War Two, in their first such deal since 1965. Japan has apologised and will pay 1bn yen ($8.3m, £5.6m) – the […]

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Smarttys involved in a $98m dollar deal with govt – Minority Leader

Selassie Ibrahim Minority Leader Osei Kyei Mensa-Bonsu is alleging the embattled CEO of Smartty’s Management Limited, Selassie Ibrahim, is fronting for a Chinese firm in an electrification deal with the state. Smarttys productions was at the centre of the “fraudulent” bus branding saga which cost the state GHc3.6 million, according to a pro-forma invoice dated July […]

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Serena Williams is Female Athlete of the Year

Serena Williams has been named the Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year for the fourth time.  After nearly winning a calendar-year Grand Slam in 2015, Williams received 50 first-place votes and 352 points from U.S. editors and news directors in results announced Friday. Finishing a distant second in the voting was U.S. women’s soccer […]

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Comedians storm 1021Laugh & Music show 

  When Ayittey Powers and Bukom Banku were fighting over Range Rover, comedians billed for the 1021 Laugh and Music were also fighting for the crowd to burst their ribs out with laughter. The Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) on Boxing Day, December 26, 2015 saw nothing but a spectacular performance from Ghanaian and Nigerian […]

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Messi honoured in Dubai

Lionel Messi Lionel Messi was the biggest attraction at the Global Soccer Awards in Dubai after the Barcelona and Argentina captain walked away with the best player award during the gala night held as part of the Dubai International Sports Conference at the Madinat Jumeirah. Barcelona also won the best team award with club President, […]

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League won’t start on Jan 27—Nyantakyi

Ghana Football Association (GFA) President, Kwesi Nyantakyi, has rubbished reports that the league has been scheduled to start on 27 January, insisting all legal cases must be sorted before the competition starts. Reports in the media suggested over the weekend that the Premier League Board (PLB) and the GFA have fixed January 27 to be […]

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Becca, Bisa Kdei romance on stage

File Photo Becca and Bisa Kdei have continuously denied that they are dating. However, the two “lover birds” for some time now have been sharing love messages on social media and have also been seen together at several events. The most recent one was at the 1021 Laughs and Music show held over the weekend at […]

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Wisa to drop ‘Sorry’ song

  Wisa Promising talented singer, Wisa, over the weekend decided to flaunt his genitals whiles performing at the just-ended ‘Decemba 2 Rememba’ concert held at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC). Consequently he was invited by the police to explain his actions but had since been granted self-recognisance bail. Meanwhile the Ekikimi hit smash has […]

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Angolan football body sacks coach for absence

coach Remeu Filemon The Angolan Football Federation (FAF) has sacked national team coach Remeu Filemon, the organisation said on Monday, after he allegedly failed to turn up for work following the Christmas holiday.Filemon, however, said he was present at the team hotel in Luanda and that he would hold a news conference later in the […]

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1,225 displaced in Nsawam explosion

File Photo Over 1,225 residents of Piabo in the Nsawam-Adoagyiri Municipality of the Eastern region have been rendered homeless, following the dynamite explosion in the area, last Wednesday. This is according to the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO). The explosion killed one (1) person and left (twelve) 12 others injured. Eastern Regional Coordinator of NADMO, […]