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PL: Cole Palmer scores hat trick as Chelsea beat Man Utd 4-3 in remarkable finish

Fri, 05/04/2024 - 01:20
Cole Palmer scored twice after the 100-minute mark to complete his hat-trick and earn Chelsea a remarkable win against Manchester United despite having previously given up a two-goal lead. The latest winner scored in Premier League history, timed at 100 minutes 39 seconds, stunned United, who led through nine minutes of injury time and se .
Categories: Africa

PL: Liverpool battle past Sheffield United to return to top

Fri, 05/04/2024 - 01:13
Liverpool battled to victory over bottom-placed Sheffield United to move back to the top of the Premier League and maintain control of the title race. The hosts were gifted a 17th-minute lead when Darwin Nunez charged down goalkeeper Ivo Grbic 39;s clearance with the ball rebounding into the net.
Categories: Africa

Herbert Krapa sworn-in as new board chairman of ECG

Thu, 04/04/2024 - 23:48
Energy Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, on Thursday, April 4th, 2024, swore in newly appointed Board Chairman, Hon. Herbert Krapa at the Ministry of Energy. Hon. Krapa took the oath of office and the oath of secrecy as administered by the Energy Minister.
Categories: Africa

Adenta Imam meet stakeholders to foster development and welfare of Imams

Thu, 04/04/2024 - 23:48
The newly appointed Chief Imam of Adenta Municipal, Sheikh Mohammed Mutawakil Abubakari, has engaged Imams from the various communities within the Adenta Municipality of the Greater Accra Region in a meeting to discuss matters of development in the municipality.
Categories: Africa

Dilapidated Goaso to Tepa Road to see a face lift from April 20 — Asenso Boakye

Thu, 04/04/2024 - 23:48
Hon. Francis Asenso Boakye, the Minister of Roads and Highways, recently visited the Ahafo Region to address the long-standing issue of the poor road conditions in the area. One of the main highlights of his visit was the cutting of the sod for the construction of the Goaso to Tepa road, which has been a notorious death trap for several y .
Categories: Africa

GJA’s media blackout directive on Hawa Koomson unfair – Awutu Senya NPP

Thu, 25/01/2024 - 22:20
The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) in Awutu Senya East has criticized the Ghana Journalists Association rsquo;s directive to journalists to avoid covering activities involving the constituency rsquo;s Member of Parliament (MP) Mavis Hawa Koomson.
Categories: Africa

Tax Evasion:  Accountant granted GHC2 million bail 

Thu, 25/01/2024 - 22:20
Michael Sumnaya Adedina, an accountant with Medeena Consult Limited accused of forging Ghana Revenue Authority receipts to evade tax of GHC2,495,778 has been granted bail. Adedina was granted GHC2 million cedis bail with three sureties to be justified by an Accra Circuit Court when he made his third appearance.
Categories: Africa

Chieftaincy Minister calls for investigation into President Atta-Mills' death to resolve controversies

Thu, 25/01/2024 - 22:20
Mr Stephen Asamoah Boateng, Minister of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, has called for an in-depth investigation into the death of President John Evans Fiifi Atta-Mills. This, he said, will put an end to all the controversies surrounding the death, provide closure and bring peace to those affected by his death.
Categories: Africa

C/R: Adonten Asona family protests alleged installed Chief at Agona Swedru 

Thu, 25/01/2024 - 22:20
The kingmakers of Adonten Asona Royal family of Agona Swedru, have appealed to the Central Regional House of Chiefs and the Agona Nyakrom Traditional Council to halt processes of imposing a chief on the people to ensure peace and harmony.
Categories: Africa

Health Sector Occupational Pension Scheme demands 10months arrears from government

Thu, 25/01/2024 - 22:20
Mrs Perpetual Ofori-Ampofo, Secretary, Board of Trustees, Health Sector Occupational Pension Scheme (HSOPS), has called on government to pay the ten-month arrears of tier-two due the scheme. She said the scheme had been suffering government had failed to remit deductions taken from beneficiaries at source, adding that without the payments, the contributor would not continue to invest.
Categories: Africa

National House of Chiefs reject revised Dagbon constitution

Fri, 20/10/2023 - 02:20
The National House of Chiefs has rejected the revised Dagbon constitution, which was presented to the House for approval and adoption. This decision comes in response to concerns raised by some chiefs regarding unresolved boundary issues.
Categories: Africa

Jean Mensa calls for framework to regulate social media use during elections

Fri, 20/10/2023 - 02:18
The Electoral Commission (EC) has backed calls for the establishment of a national framework to guide the use of social media in the country during national elections. According to the Commission, such a framework would help reduce the high rate of mis/disinformation spread during elections, ensure integrity of the electoral process and protect the democracy, peace and security of the country.
Categories: Africa

Enthusiasm for building national cathedral has diminished – Rev. Opuni-Frimpong

Fri, 20/10/2023 - 01:23
A former General Secretary of the Christian Council of Ghana, Reverend Kwabena Opuni-Frimpong, has expressed concerns about the waning enthusiasm for the National Cathedral project. Following the resignation of Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams and Rev.
Categories: Africa

Ambulance case: AG challenges Seth Terpker’s claim of authorizing Ato Forson to request LCs

Fri, 20/10/2023 - 01:21
Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Godfred Yeboah Dame, has challenged claims by former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, that he authorized Minority Leader, Dr. Cassiel Ato Forson, to establish letters of credit for the defective ambulance deal.
Categories: Africa

There’s a home for you in Ghana, come whenever you're ready – Mahama to diasporans in Canada

Fri, 20/10/2023 - 01:14
Former President, John Dramani Mahama on Thursday, October 19, delivered a keynote speech at the Universities Studying Slavery (USS) Conference 2023 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. In his address, the leader of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) urged the Ghanaians abroad to return home.
Categories: Africa

Doli Bridge washout: Highway Authority directs heavy vehicles to use alternative routes

Fri, 06/10/2023 - 07:16
The Ghana Highways Authority has announced changes to travel routes for heavy duty cargo trucks plying the route between Techiman and Wa in the Savannah Region, effective October 4. The Authority advised that all articulated vehicles and cargo trucks heading to Wa from Techiman must now use the Techiman-Kintampo-Fufulso (Damongo Junction) road through Damongo and Sawla.
Categories: Africa

Dr. Adutwum is one of the best appointees I've made as President — Akufo-Addo

Fri, 06/10/2023 - 07:14
President Nana Akufo Addo has described the Minister of Education Hon Osei Yaw Adutwum as the best appointee of his government. He explained that the Education Minister has displayed a high level of excellent skills and commitment as a deputy minister and now as a substantive minister in the education sector.
Categories: Africa

Tinubu’s Certificate: I’m fighting for the enthronement of truth, morality and accountability – Atiku Abubakar

Fri, 06/10/2023 - 07:07
2023 presidential candidate of the People 39;s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has insisted that he will not back down from questioning the authenticity of President Bola Tinubu 39;s Chicago State University degree certificate until the matter is resolved by the Supreme Court.
Categories: Africa

Transgenderism: Don’t be bullied into believing people can be any sex they want – UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak

Fri, 06/10/2023 - 07:06
In a widely shared BBC branded video, United Kingdom rsquo;s Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has weighed into the ongoing discussion around transgender rights and identities in the UK. Addressing a crowd, PM Sunak said people should stand their ground and not be bullied into believing something aside from biological facts.
Categories: Africa

'I'm 100 percent sure peritoneal dialysis is cheaper than hemodialysis; let's adopt it' — Nephrologist reveals

Fri, 06/10/2023 - 07:01
Dr. Korshie Dumor, an assistant professor of medicine, nephrology, and critical care at the University of Virginia, has advocated for the adoption of peritoneal dialysis as cost-effective to hemodialysis in Ghana.
Categories: Africa

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