Archive for March 8th, 2018

Learn from Akufo-Addo – People’s Democratic Party to Buhari

Learn from Akufo-Addo – People’s Democratic Party to Buhari

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to rather use the benefit of his state visit to Ghana to draw lessons from his Ghanaian counterpart, President Nana Akufo-Addo on how to run a peaceful, united and economically vibrant nation. The party also criticised the President for offering to assist Ghana in her war against corruption, when […]

Women’s role in decision-making still low – NCCE boss

Women’s role in decision-making still low – NCCE boss

A lot needs to be done to empower Ghanaian women in decision-making although there have been some progress made over the past years, Josephine Nkrumah, Chairperson of the National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE), has said. According to her, women’s representation in parliament is still low, a situation that must be dealt with by creating more opportunities for women. She […]

Don’t ‘disturb’ my 2am sleep with trivial prayer requests – Otabil

Don’t ‘disturb’ my 2am sleep with trivial prayer requests – Otabil

Pastor Mensa Otabil has warned his congregation never to disturb his sleep with prayer requests. According to him, the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), which he founded, is designed to teach and grow leaders who are able to take charge of their lives and not be dependent on their pastors. Preaching at the 34th anniversary service of ICGC on Sunday, […]

Mario Balotelli condemns Italy’s first black senator

Mario Balotelli condemns Italy’s first black senator

Italian footballer Mario Balotelli has attacked the country’s first black senator in an online post. Toni Iwobi was elected on Sunday for the anti-immigration Lega party. “Maybe I’m blind or perhaps they have not told him yet that he is black. But shame!!!” the footballer posted on Instagram. Born in northern Nigeria, Mr Iwobi came to Italy in 1976 and […]

Ebony’s spirit has ‘tormented’ me 14 times – Eagle Prophet

Ebony’s spirit has ‘tormented’ me 14 times – Eagle Prophet

Founder and General Overseer of God’s Crown Chapel, Prophet Reindolph Oduro Gyebi, popularly known as the Eagle Prophet has disclosed that the spirit of the late Dancehall artiste, Ebony Reigns born Priscilla Opoku Kwarteng has been tormenting him. He also alleged that the video of the late Ebony taken by the mortuary attendants was meant to be used to bind […]

NPP ‘bans’ Obiri Boahen temporarily over GHC50bn Flagstaff House allegation

NPP ‘bans’ Obiri Boahen temporarily over GHC50bn Flagstaff House allegation

The New Patriotic Party has temporarily ‘banned’ its Deputy General Secretary, Nana Obiri Boahen, from speaking to the media in an official capacity on any matter until a disciplinary case against him is resolved. The decision was taken by the party’s National Steering Committee at its meeting on Wednesday, which considered a leaked audio tape of Nana Obiri Boahen in […]

afdb makes Senior Management appointments

afdb makes Senior Management appointments

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, March 5, 2018 – The President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, is pleased to announce the following Senior Management appointments: Director, Macroeconomic Forecasting and Research The African Development Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Hanan Morsy as Director, Macroeconomic Forecasting and Research, with effect from March 12, 2018. Dr. Morsy is a citizen of […]

World Bank: Ghana’s 2018 Economic Outlook Positive but there are challenges

World Bank: Ghana’s 2018 Economic Outlook Positive but there are challenges

Ghana’s macroeconomic performance improved in 2017 after a difficult 2016. The country’s economy expanded for the fifth successive quarter in September 2017, at a rate almost double that of 2016, according to a World Bank report released today. The 3rd edition of the Ghana Economic Update, which focuses on agriculture as the engine of growth and jobs creation, notes that the […]

Access Bank emerged Euromoney’s best Commercial Banking Capabilities award

Access Bank emerged Euromoney’s best Commercial Banking Capabilities award

Access Bank has emerged winner of the best ‘Commercial Banking Capabilities’ award by Euromoney, a leading global financial publication. The prestigious award was presented at the Euromoney Private Banking Awards 2018, which was held at the Landmark in Marylebone, London. The ‘Commercial Banking Capabilities’ award is given to firms that have proven to be leading providers of exceptional commercial banking […]

Olamide holds successful Europe Tour

Olamide holds successful Europe Tour

The King of Street music in Nigeria, Olamide has proven that he is indeed good at his game, having conquered the street music and the industry in his home country. The rapper, who is adept at releasing hit songs flawlessly, took his brand of indigenous music to many cities of the European continent. Powered under Alex Ozone of O3 Media; […]