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  • Nduom congratulates Sharks

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

TTI student,19, stabbed to death by girlfriend Read more

TTI student,19, stabbed to death by girlfriend

A 19-year-old student of the Takoradi Technical Institute (TTI), Emmanuel Asante has allegedly been stabbed to death by his girlfriend. The deceased, a second year Building & Construction student was killed after a misunderstanding with his partner. A family source told  Empire News’ Emmanuel Ohene Gyan that the victim had a quarrel with his teenage […]

Teachers threaten to redraw services December Read more

Teachers threaten to redraw services December

Members of the Coalition of Newly Recruited Graduate Teachers have threatened to withdraw their services by the end of December 2017. According to the graduate teachers, the action has become necessary because the Ministry of Education, the Ghana Education Service and the Controller and Accountants Generals’ Department has denied them their six months’ salary arrears […]

9th Korea Taekwondo Championship slated for Dec Read more

9th Korea Taekwondo Championship slated for Dec

Ghana Taekwondo Federation will be organising the 9th Korea Cup Taekwondo Championships, come December 8 and 9, 2017 at the Silver Birds Cinema, Accra. The annual championship, which is sponsored by the Embassy of the Korean Republic, will have senior and Para Taekwondo practitioners competing for laurels at the Sports Hall of the Accra Sports […]

Fredrick Lawson, Duke Micah win titles in USA Read more

Fredrick Lawson, Duke Micah win titles in USA

Ghanaian boxing duo, Duke Micah (21-0, 18 KOs) and Frederick Lawson claimed vital wins on Saturday night at the Resort World Casino in Jamaica, Queens, New York. Micah won via a majority decision over Mexico’s Jose Santos Gonzalez 23-5 (13 KO’s). The clash was the Ghanaian’s first defense of the belt – he won the […]

Deal with vigilantism —Catholic Bishops to govt Read more

Deal with vigilantism —Catholic Bishops to govt

Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference has bemoaned the spiraling activities of vigilante groups linked to the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP). It has also condemned activities of land guards and nomadic herdsmen which have led to “violence on Ghanaians for a very long time.” In this vein, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference called on the government led […]

Oh death… why? Read more

Oh death… why?

THIS past weekend was not a good one for those of us in the inky fraternity, especially when news broke that one of our own, Kwadwo Asare Barfour Acheampong, popularly referred to as KABA, has passed on. THE sad news, which made waves on Saturday, November 18, 2017, particularly hit journalists, media practitioners and politicians […]

Christmas comes early for Vodafone Broadband Customers Read more

Christmas comes early for Vodafone Broadband Customers

As part of efforts to continuously appreciate its customers, Vodafone Ghana has announced a special Christmas promotion to offer 30 days of unlimited internet, fun-packed entertainment, free shopping or, fuel to its Fixed Broadband customers.   As part of the promotion, customers who pay two months of their fixed broadband bundle in advance, between now […]

Gov’t to focus on tech., maths and engineering at basic level Read more

Gov’t to focus on tech., maths and engineering at basic level

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the ministry of education to draw up programmes to strengthen and upscale the study of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) from the basic level. He explained that this was part of educational reforms being undertaken by his government to promote science, technology and innovation in the country. […]