Archive for month October, 2019

  • October 31, 2019

    Just in:...

    The telecommunication companies in Ghana have agreed to stop the 9% upfront deduction of the Communication Service Tax (CST). File photo This was after the Ministry of Communications, as well as the NCA, held a meeting with the telcos today October 30, 2019. Even though they have agreed, the implementation...

  • October 30, 2019

    Temi Otedola...

    Fashion blogger Temi Otedola makes her boyfriend Mr Eazi happy as she surprised him with the ticket of one of his favorite artist Andrea Bocelli. According to Temi, she wrote ; On our second date ever (17th February 2017) you made me watch youtube videos of Andrea Bocelli singing for...

  • October 30, 2019

    Gabrielle Union...

    Credit: Instagram There is no competition, Gabrielle Union and her adorable baby daughter, Kaavia, won the cutest Halloween costume this year. On Sunday, the former Being Mary Jane actress shared a series of sweet photos of herself and baby Kaavia wearing identical costumes inspired by Union’s classic 2000 cheer-leading movie, Bring It On....

  • October 30, 2019

    Here is...

    The Africa Representative of The Royal Commonwealth Society (RCS) says they could have accredited the Miss Commonwealth Ghana pageant had it not been the scandals that have rocked it. Miss Commonwealth Ghana John Kwadwo Apea noted that even though his office was not aware of the Ghana pageant, steps could...

  • October 30, 2019

    Mafi Hogbetsotso...

    GNA – This year’s annual “Mafi Hogbetsotso festival” of the people of Mafi Traditional Area in the Volta region, has been launched in Mafi Anfoe with a call on the indigenes to make peace and unity the utmost priority for a prosperous Mafi Traditional Area. Mafi Hogbetsotso is an avenue...

  • October 30, 2019

    Lebanese protesters...

    Demonstrators hail prime minister’s departure but promise to stay in the streets until all their demands are met. Protesters celebrate the resignation of Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Beirut [Patrick Baz/AFP] Beirut, Lebanon – Cries of celebration went up across Lebanon on Tuesday as protesters demanding the fall of the government...

  • October 30, 2019

    Delay is...

    (L) Delay and Nana Tornado(R) Ghanaian actor Nana Tornado born Emil Wood Widely has revealed that renowned broadcaster Deloris Frimpong Manso aka Delay is an opportunist and used him to amass wealth. According to the controversial actor, Delay took advantage of him to build a house and later treated him...

  • October 30, 2019

    Posing nude...

    Ghanaian artiste, Natasha Ackah-Blay Miezah known in showbiz as Royal Tasha is unhappy about the penchant for some female artistes to market their music with nude materials. According to Royal Tasha, although the indecent images can give them the public attention they desire, it cannot sustain their music career. Tasha...

  • October 30, 2019

    I’m On...

    Former President John Dramani Mahama says his second coming is to rescue Ghana from the terrible performance of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his appointees. He claimed Ghanaians are “disillusioned” under the direction of the Akufo-Addo led government. “I think that Ghanaians are more discerning now…after what we’ve all...

  • October 30, 2019

    Eminem’s Daughter...

    Source: standard.co.uk Eminem’s daughter is used to the attention on social media, both because she is an influencer and because of who her father is but this time around, it looks like even more people than usual flooded her comment section with speculations and questions! The reason why, is that...

  • October 30, 2019

    Infertility Stigma...

    The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has appealed to First Ladies of fellow African countries, policy makers and healthcare practitioners to join hands and win the battle against the stigmatisation of females with infertility. With the World Health Organisation indicating that 186 million around the world suffering...

  • October 30, 2019

    Extreme fire...

    Extreme fire danger as Santa Ana winds strike California originally appeared on abcnews.go.com The National Weather Service in Los Angeles is warning that today could be the strongest Santa Ana wind event since 2007 with the strongest winds expected in southern California and winds lingering into Thursday. Extreme fire danger as Santa...

  • October 30, 2019

    #FreeCuppy Trends...

    Thanks to the likes of Don Jazzy, MC Galaxy and other celebrities who exploit the poverty level in Nigeria to promote their music online, DJ Cuppy has been described as stingy and tight-fisted celebrity after she spoke against doing giveaways and seeing it as a way of “buying” fans. Nigerians...

  • October 30, 2019

    Diana Hamilton...

    Ghanaian gospel musician Diana Hamilton, though married has pen down what she needs in a man. According to the musician, she wants her man to be a fan of her music and nothing else and this came as a shock because we are all aware that Diana Hamilton has been...

  • October 30, 2019

    John Witherspoon,...

    Comedian John Witherspoon has died at age 77. The Friday star passed away at his Sherman Oaks home on Tuesday. The cause of death is yet to be announced. ‘It is with deepest sorrow that we can confirm our beloved husband and father, John Witherspoon, one of the hardest working men...

  • October 30, 2019

    BoG secures...

    The Bank of Ghana secured more bids than the amount of dollars available to be auctioned through its forward sale of forex. The Bog got about 61 million dollars’ worth of bids from banks and dealers but sold $25 million 29th of October 2019.  Forty-three bids came from banks and...

  • October 30, 2019

    Dozens dead...

    Rescue teams scour rubble of damaged homes for survivors after landslide in Bafoussam as governor puts death toll at 34. Local area governor said death toll may be higher as incident happened late at night while people were sleeping [Leclerc Tsakem/AP] Dozens of people have died following a landslide caused by...

  • October 30, 2019

    Nigerian Actor,...

    Veteran Nigerian actor Emeka Ike and his South African wife, Yolanda Pfeiffer has welcomed a baby. The couple welcomed a baby girl yesterday in Germany where Emeka’s wife is based. Emeka and wife have named the baby girl ‘Oluchi’. The Nollywood actor has had a messy divorce with his Nigerian...

  • October 30, 2019

    Takoradi: NPP...

    The Takoradi Constituency Treasurer of the ruling NPP, Mark Ofori, has been shot dead. Mr. Ofori was shot in his house at Fijai, a suburb of Sekondi in the Western region by some unknown assailants. The development has thrown the party into a state of shock, grief and mourning as...

  • October 30, 2019

    List ECG...

    Energy expert Dr. Charles Wereko-Brobby has advised government to place ECG on the Ghana stock exchange following the failed concession deal with PDS. In his view, such a move will take the power distribution company out of the direct control of government and therefore ensure transparency and efficiency in management....

  • October 30, 2019

    Don’t give...

    Energy and finance expert, Mr Alex Mould has advised against giving Aker Energy tax exemptions in a re-submitted Plan of Development (PoD) in relation to the Pecan oil field. According to Mr Mould, if this, which he described as “unprecedented” was granted, Aker Energy was going to make a windfall profit of...

  • October 30, 2019

    South Africa...

    New plan will lower fuel costs, use more renewables, allow the utility to sell assets – and open up more competition. South Africa will continue relying on Eskom for base-load power, but will open the market for private generators to supply the national grid [Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters] South Africa unveiled a...

  • October 30, 2019

    Birim North...

    The Birim North District Assembly in the Eastern Region has adopted a house-to-house campaign strategy to educate residents of New Abirem and its surrounding communities to vote “Yes” in the upcoming referendum and district assembly elections. The move is to ensure that people, especially the electorate in the district, understand...

  • October 30, 2019

    Mahama visits...

    The flag bearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama, has visited communities affected by torrential rains in the Upper East Region. During the visit, he interacted with and consoled those who lost relatives, sympathised with families displaced by the floods and presented relief items to support...

  • October 30, 2019

    U.S. Dep....

    U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture will lead a trade mission to West Africa, October 28-31, to help American exporters unlock new opportunities in a region where strong economic growth is driving demand for imported food and farm products. Stephen Censky’s mission will be based in Accra, and will also include buyer delegations...

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