Archive for month August, 2020

  • August 4, 2020

    Selikem Acolatse...

     Selikem Acolatse Apaloo resigns from GBC Selikem Acolatse Apaloo resigns from GBC || Broadcaster and news anchor at the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), Selikem Acolatse Apaloo has resigned. Selikem has been working at GBC for the past 13 years as a reporter, news anchor, producer, editor, host and commentator. “I wish to announce my resignation from...

  • August 4, 2020

    Hundreds wounded...

    Thick smoke seen rising above the capital after powerful blast; cause of explosion not immediately clear. Smoke rises after the explosion in Beirut [Issam Abdallah/Reuters]   Beirut, Lebanon – Hundreds of people have been wounded in a huge blast that ripped through Lebanon’s capital, Beirut, according to the country’s health minister....

  • August 4, 2020

    Grenade attack...

    The unidentified assailants threw a grenade inside camp for displaced people in Mozogo district in the country’s north.   Fighters from the Boko Haram armed group have killed at least 16 people in an attack on a camp for displaced people in northern Cameroon, an official has said. “The toll...

  • August 4, 2020

    What Is...

    The gospel of Jesus Christ is our Heavenly Father’s plan for the happiness and salvation* of His children. It is called the gospel of Jesus Christ because the Atonement of Jesus Christ is central to this plan. According to His plan, our Heavenly Father sent His Son, Jesus Christ, into the world to show...

  • August 4, 2020

    5 Best...

     Best Careers For Shy People Best Careers For Shy People || In most professions, teamwork is an essential quality to advance. However, there are some people who feel uncomfortable working around people. And is that the world of work, like the whole of society, is full of timid and introverted. Timid people often feel...

  • August 4, 2020

    Latin America...

    Tens of thousands of new cases underscore region’s pandemic situation; Bolsonaro’s top aide tests positive for COVID-19. Latin America broke through five million confirmed cases of COVID-19, a Reuters tally showed, underscoring the region’s position as the area of the world hardest hit by the pandemic. It has already reported more...

  • August 4, 2020

    IS THERE...

    Honestly speaking, it’s rare to see a movie without a kissing or sex scene – most especially kissing scene. There’s a lot of people here who watch movies a lot and can still probably point out some movies that do not have a kissing or sex scene. Make we no...

  • August 4, 2020

    Mali soldiers...

    Five soldiers killed and five others wounded in twin attacks on military convoy and on a camp. Soldiers of the Malian army patrolling the old town of Djenne in central Mali [File: Michele Cattani/AFP]   Twin attacks have left at least five soldiers dead in Mali, a Sahel country mired...

  • August 4, 2020

    Zimbabwe stock...

    Zimbabwe is facing worst financial crisis in more than a decade, as market reopens after June halt to help stabilise the nation’s currency. Trading has resumed on Zimbabwe’s stock market, after it was halted in June to help stabilise the nation’s currency. But people there are facing their worst financial...

  • August 4, 2020

    Spain’s embattled...

    Spain’s former King Juan Carlos will leave the country, the royal palace has announced, weeks after he was linked to an inquiry into alleged corruption. Juan Carlos, 82, made the announcement in a letter to his son, Felipe, to whom he handed power six years ago. He said he would...

  • August 4, 2020

    100 Questions...

     Questions To Ask Before Marriage To Make Sure You’re Doing The Right Thing Questions To Ask Before Marriage To Make Sure You’re Doing The Right Thing || Marriage is a pretty major step, so there are tons of things you’ll need to consider before you say “I do.” Not sure where to start? Fair...

  • August 4, 2020

    Minority considers...

    The Minority in Parliament has given hints of moving for a vote of censure proceeding against the Minister for Defence, Dominic Nitiwul regarding allegations of voter suppression and intimidation by the military. The Defence Minister at a media engagement on Monday dismissed allegations of intimidation and suppression by the military...

  • August 4, 2020

    Vigilantism: Committee...

    The National Peace Council (NPC) on Monday, August 3, 2020, inaugurated the National Monitoring Committee for the implementation of the Code of Conduct and Roadmap on political vigilantism. Members of the 10-member Committee, which is yet to choose a chairman, are Mr Vincent Azumah, West Africa Network for Peacebuilding, Dr...

  • August 4, 2020

    Ghana’s almost...

    Ghana, like many other progressive nations across the globe, may be a signatory to the International Labour Organization’s Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, adopted in 1999. But while current and successive leaders of the West African nation get busy with being signatories to resolutions with international partners with pledges...

  • August 4, 2020

    Palmer vs...

    The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will deliver its verdict on the legal dispute between Wilfred Osei Kwaku, popularly known as Palmer and the Ghana Football Association (GFA) today. It’s been 10 months of legal battle between the two parties who were once ‘friends’ as Palmer previously served as...

  • August 4, 2020

    You told...

    Ghanaian highlife musician Fameye refers TV anchor Berla Mundi to a rude experience he had with her during his ‘struggling days’. Fameye and Berla Mundi The “Nothing I Get” hitmaker wasn’t afraid to tell Berla Mundi the exact demeaning statement she made when he appeared on a radio interview with...

  • August 4, 2020

    Dancegod Lloyd...

    Dance sensation Dancegod Lloyd has narrated how he landed a role in the ‘Black Is King’ video which features Beyoncé and Ghanaian Reggae Dancehall act Shatta Wale. Speaking on Joy FM’s Drivetime show, he told host Lexis Bill how their participation in a viral video challenge caught the attention of...

  • August 4, 2020

    Help! My...

    A Nigerian lady has cried out that her boyfriend has refused to talk to her because she served herself 9 plantain and served him just 7. She’s now confused if what she has done is enough for him to break up with her. Her narration below:        ...

  • August 4, 2020

    National Lottery...

    The National Lottery Authority (NLA) has resumed operations of the Fast Pay Platform with its partner banks. This comes with a threshold payment limit of ¢5,000 instead of the previous ¢12,000. The payment policy is aimed at minimising inconvenience to winners of small prizes, who have to travel to the...

  • August 4, 2020

    ‘We will...

    German automobile giant, Volkswagen has assured dealers in the importation and trading of second-hand cars of transferring technology and knowledge to them while they work to rope them into the assembly and trading of brand new cars in the country. He further added that they will provide training for dealers...

  • August 4, 2020

    ‘Our charges...

    Leader of Dance With Purpose group (DWP), Lloyd Konadu has disclosed that their prices have changed after their appearance in Beyoncé’s video. His energetic team played a predominant role among the dance groups that performed the choreography in the video which formed part of the ‘Black Is King’ visual album....

  • August 4, 2020

    Ekumfi Fruits...

    The Ekumfi Fruits and Juices Factory has formed a strategic partnership with Central Fruits Processing Factory, a new citrus factory to build a complete fruits and juices hub. The Central Citrus Processing Factory at Abakrampa in the Abura Asebu Kwamankese of the Central Region is expected to bring relief to farmers in...

  • August 4, 2020

    Parliament approves...

    Parliament has approved the host country agreement between Ghana and the African Union for the establishment of the African Continental Free Trade Area Secretariat (AfCFTA) in Accra. A report of Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee says Ghana will secure premises for the secretariat and furnish it, as well as provide the...

  • August 4, 2020

    Keche reveals...

    Ghanaian hip-life group, Keche has outlined reasons why they invested an amount of ¢90,000 in their recent video for their song, ‘No Dulling.’ The group said they wanted to represent their home country instead of the Western-style. “Gone are those days when our music videos they think it’s just visuals...

  • August 4, 2020

    NSS challenges...

    The National Service Scheme (NSS) has reiterated the need to enrol newly trained tertiary-level teachers on the scheme as it challenges the NDC over its cancellation plans. The secretariat believes it is an opportunity being offered to the graduates to undertake one-year national service in fulfillment of Act 426 of...

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