Archive for month October, 2019

  • October 2, 2019

    Hong Kong...

    It is the first such injury from a live round in months-long protests against pro-Beijing city administration. A man is detained by police during clashes in the Wanchai district in Hong Kong [Anthony Wallace/AFP] A Hong Kong pro-democracy protester has been shot in the chest after a police officer opened fire during...

  • October 2, 2019

    Khloe Kardashian...

    Source: ET Well, that didn’t last long. Khloe Kardashian baked her cheating baby daddy Tristan Thompson a cake and it seems that the exes are consciously recoupling. Exhibit A comes from Khloe’s own Instagram stories where she proudly shows off a loaf of bread that she made from scratch. Tristan,...

  • October 2, 2019

    KMA assures...

    The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) says the allocation of spaces and shops at the Kejetia Market has been done transparently. It said from the very beginning, the KMA had cooperated with the relevant stakeholders, especially traders, regarding the allocation. The KMA’s reaction followed claims of non-transparency levelled against the assembly...

  • October 2, 2019

    Police crackdown...

    The police have started a crackdown on cars with tinted windows in the Greater Accra Region. The action, the police say, is to check possible crime by drivers who may hide behind the tinted film to carry out their nefarious activities. The operation, codenamed “Operation tinted windscreen”, was carried out...

  • October 2, 2019

    Newspaper Headlines...

    Source: myjoyonline.com | Ghana

  • October 2, 2019

    Community miners...

    Mining companies in the country have expressed concern over the encroachment on their concessions by some armed community mining operators. AngloGold Ashanti, Obuasi, Newmont Ghana, Golden Star Wassa, Persus Mining and Gold Fields Ghana have all had turns to complain about the rising encroachment on their concessions by some community...

  • October 2, 2019

    Juliet Asante...

    My mother remembers clearly the day European nations came together to form a trade bloc! Take it or leave the issues that have followed, CNN, the BBC and any and all media with any balls are always on the ball and reporting every cough!!! The conversations around the business opportunities...

  • October 2, 2019

    Gomoa East:...

    Member of Parliament for Gomoa East Constituency, Hon Kojo Asemanyi has donated over 90,000 GHS to Drivers, Tertiary Students and also 300 dual desks to pupils in his Constituency on Monday, September 2019 in a short ceremony held at  Gomoa Potsin. As part of contributing to the Drivers License Support Initiative(DLSI)...

  • October 2, 2019

    North Korea...

    North carries out ninth launch since June, with one projectile said to have fallen into Japanese waters. North Korea has fired more projectiles, the ninth launch since June. [Ahn Young-joon/AP Photo] North Korea carried out another projectile launch on Wednesday, the South Korean military and Japan’s Coast Guard said, a day...

  • October 2, 2019

    President Akufo-Addo...

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo yerterday lauched the National Plastic Action Partnership (NPAP) with the conviction that it will be a game-changer in the management of plastics in the country. He said it would lead to the promotion of green alternatives, nurture the development of new business models for job...

  • October 2, 2019

    Afenyo-Markin, GWC...

    The Board Chairman of Ghana Water Company (GWC) has called on former President Jerry John Rawlings to clarify his allegations of impropriety at the company. Alexander Afenyo-Markin informed the former President that while there was a petition before the Special Prosecutor, the tenure of the matter in question occurred in 2016...

  • October 2, 2019

    Blackout in...

    Power has been cut to Wa Polytechnic and the Wa campus of University for Development Studies. The two institutions owe the Northern Electricity distribution Company (NEDCo) a staggering amount of GH¢7million. The Wa Polytechnic since it was turned in to a Higher National Diploma awarding institution in 2007, has never...

  • October 2, 2019

    COCOBOD to...

    The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) is to promote cocoa plantation development with an initial cultivation of a 10,000-hectre farm to encourage large scale cocoa farming business for higher national cocoa production. Mr Hackman Owusu-Agyemang, the Board Chair of COCOBOD, hinted when he addressed a grand durbar of cocoa farmers and...

  • October 2, 2019

    CSE unacceptable,...

    Former President John Mahama has added his voice to the many calls on government to ditch the proposed Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) guidelines reportedly planned to be included in the new basic education curriculum. He said the CSE in any form is unacceptable. John Mahama in a Facebook post said...

  • October 2, 2019

    Supporters of...

    Supporters of Manaf Ibrahim, a former staffer at the Office of the Vice President, say they remain firm and will stand by him in his bid to contest the parliamentary primaries in the Asawase Constituency. They say the letter from the Office of the Vice President terminating his appointment is not...

  • October 2, 2019

    Increases in...

    Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Consumer Protection Agency, Kofi Kapito has described the cumulative price increases in some utilities and commodities as “very worrisome,” In the past few weeks, Ghanaians have been hit with increases in fuel prices, electricity tariffs and water tariffs. Mr. Kapito laments that it is...

  • October 2, 2019

    Police brutalities:...

    The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr. James Oppong Boanuh has directed the immediate interdiction of two police officers, No 38902 General Sergeant Patrick Amoako and No 46796 General Lance Corporal Isaac Marfo of Railway police station under the Koforidua District police Command. The two officers were captured in a video...

  • October 2, 2019

    Ghanaians express...

    A cross-section of the general public has reacted to Comprehensive Sex Education (CSE) in the country with mixed feelings. BECE candidates Beginning next year, pupils in all public schools, including 4-year-old will be given Comprehensive Sexuality Education. Officials said the subject content would be age-appropriate and empower pupils with values that would...

  • October 2, 2019

    Tiffany Haddish...

    Source: Instagram Night School star and comedian Tiffany Haddish appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show this week looking amazing in a black dress with a plunging neckline, and she revealed her secrets to getting healthy ahead of her 40th birthday this December. Haddish made it clear that she will never be 40, but this year...

  • October 2, 2019

    Kanye West’s...

    Kanye West’s album Jesus Is King, originally scheduled to drop this weekend, no longer has a specific release date, according to a report in TMZ. According to TMZ’s sources, ‘Jesus Is King’ is complete. However, West reportedly changes something in the project every time he plays it back. His ceaseless...

  • October 2, 2019

    New York...

    President Donald Trump suggested shooting migrants in the legs in order to slow them down after they crossed the southern border during a March meeting in which he called for a shutdown of the entire US-Mexico border, The New York Times reported Tuesday. The Times — in an excerpt from the book...

  • October 2, 2019

    Trump impeachment:...

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has accused Democrats of bullying his staff as a part of an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. He said in a tweet that requests for five officials to appear before a committee were “not feasible”. Democrats are investigating whether President Trump improperly pressured Ukraine’s leader...

  • October 2, 2019

    Nana Aba...

    Nana Aba Anamoah, the stylish Presenter and a News Editor at GHone TV is a real gem. Aside her prowess at her job, she also has this hilarious side that gets her fans giggling at her jokes and funny videos. One of such moments was when she jokingly shared a...

  • October 2, 2019

    Devote 5...

    The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Asokwa, Chief Akwannuasa Gyimah has appealed to church leaders in the municipality to devote five minutes of the time they use to preach the word of God to talk about sanitation. According to the MCE, complete godliness is when one practices cleanliness alongside other...

  • October 2, 2019

    Ghanaian Female...

    The new iPhone 11 Pro Max which was released on September 10 amidst social media frenzy is still one of the most topical subject one could find on the internet. As it stands, a mobile is no longer an essential tool for communication but a luxury which separates ordinary people...

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