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Meet The White Woman Who Is Representing Ghana In Rio

Meet The White Woman Who Is Representing Ghana In Rio

Hungarian-born Ghanaian judoka Szandra Szogedi has qualified for the judo event at the 2016 Olympic Games. She will be taking part in the 63kg category for women. She got her slot in the Olympic Games at the Almaty Judo Grand Prix event in Kazakhstan where she clocked 444 points. She was part of the Ghanaian team which included Emmanuel Nartey, […]

Reggie Rockstone Reacts To Criss Waddle’s ‘Dig’

Reggie Rockstone Reacts To Criss Waddle’s ‘Dig’

Hours after rapper, Criss Waddle intimated that he lost respect for hiplife grandpapa, Reggie Rockstone following the latter’s posture towards the ‘Bie Gya’ controversy between him [Waddle] and Shatta Wale, the member of VVIP has reacted. Criss Waddle in an interview on Hitz FM, Tuesday, stated that Reggie Rockstone could have called the two parties and settled the issue amicably […]

Stepping into a lighter skin – turns out even black intellectuals are bleaching

Stepping into a lighter skin – turns out even black intellectuals are bleaching

Columnist: Kwesi Tawiah-Benjamin Perhaps, apart from Bukom Banku real name Braimah Kamoko and a few norm-defying outliers who do not care much about stereotyping, most black people who bleach their skin do not readily admit to bleaching. They are toning, lightening or brightening their skin, usually to maintain their natural colour. Incidentally, those euphemisms appear to have undergone some form […]

Utility tariffs: Ghanaians are suffering unnecessarily so reduce it – Akufo Addo

Utility tariffs: Ghanaians are suffering unnecessarily so reduce it – Akufo Addo

The Flag bearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has urged the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) to reduce tariffs to bring them at par with global rates. Commenting on a statement by the Public Utilities and Regulatory Commission (PURC) that the ECG should suspend its billing system, the NPP leader said the current rates as charged […]

Ashanti police place GH¢10,000 bounty on robbers

Ashanti police place GH¢10,000 bounty on robbers

The Ashanti Regional Police command has placed a GH¢10,000 bounty on a group of three AK 47-wielding persons alleged to be terrorising residents in the metropolis. The amount represents a 100 per cent increase from an initial GH¢5,000, which the Command announced after the gruesome murder of a police officer last Thursday at Denkyembuoso. The Ashanti Regional Police Public Relations, […]

9,000 To Lose Jobs

9,000 To Lose Jobs

Local steel manufacturing companies say they will have no choice but to shut down due to cheap imports and killer electricity tariffs. Local steel factories employ nearly 9,000 workers, comprising 3,000 workforce in the mills and 6,000 indirect workers, representing scrap collectors and dealers, transporters, etc. If the steel companies which recycle locally available scrap metals into iron rods shut […]

Boy, 11, Kills 9-Yr-Old Girl With Father’s Gu

Boy, 11, Kills 9-Yr-Old Girl With Father’s Gu

An 11-year-old boy has reportedly shot and killed a nine-year-old girl with his father’s gun at Ateiku, a farming community in the Wassa East District of the Western Region. According to eyewitnesses, the young suspect mistakenly shot Maa Efua, the deceased, with a loaded gun which his father, Efo Tokpo, a hunter, had left in his living room after a […]

Kumkum Bhagya is obstructing our local movies – kumawood Awards CEO

Kumkum Bhagya is obstructing our local movies – kumawood Awards CEO

Source: seancitygh.com Movie Producer cum Actor, Samuel Kwabena Darko widely known as Samdakus says consistent airing of Kumkum Bhagya and other soap operas on our television station is obstructing the growth of the local movie front. He slammed television stations in Ghana for promoting foreign content than the local ones. The Chief Executive Officer of KAFF Awards hinted that, the […]

Why Obinim was not part of Most Influential Ghanaians – Kwame Gyan

Why Obinim was not part of Most Influential Ghanaians – Kwame Gyan

Source: SeanCityGH.com In a list of hundred personalities as most influential Ghanaians with Pastor Mensah Otabil topping the list, some Ghanaians have been wondering why Bishop Daniel Obinim was lost in the list. However, in an exclusive with Kwame Gyan, one of the board members on Hello FM with Dave Hammer, said that Bishop Obinim’s absence from the list of […]

Gov’t will soon sell the people of Ghana – Pratt

Gov’t will soon sell the people of Ghana – Pratt

Source: peacefmonline.com Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper Kwesi Pratt says government will soon sell the people of Ghana when there are no more public companies to be sold. He said none of public institutions sold by governments in the past have benefitted the people of the country, yet, more and more of the companies are being put on divestiture. […]