Business

MTN, NESTLE, STANBIC, HUAWEI, McDAN, OTHERS, FOR GHANA CSR DIARY & AWARDS 2014

Leading socially-responsible companies in Ghana are gearing up for the third edition of the coveted Ghana CSR Diary & Awards on Thursday 8th May, 2014 at the Golden…

Drawing on homegrown investments to create Large firms in Africa

A panel of business policy makers, entrepreneurs and bankers on Friday met during the World Bank-IMF Spring Meetings to discuss ways to boost the creation of large African…

Lucy Quist takes over from Philip Sowah as Airtel CEO

Lucy Quist takes over from Philip Sowah as Airtel CEO

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, has announced the appointment of Ms. Lucy Quist as Managing Director for Airtel…

Chinese yuan to the rescue of troubled cedi

Chinese yuan to the rescue of troubled cedi

Bankers have hailed the imminent trading of the Chinese Yuan as a move that will help ease demand for the US dollar in the country’s forex market.…

Sports

Ryan Giggs to take temporary charge of United

Following the departure of David Moyes as manager, Manchester United has announced that Ryan Giggs,…

Nigeria FA expects 35-man Provisional List from Keshi

The technical committee of the Nigeria Football Federation will today meet with Super Eagles coach,…

Arkoh qualifies for Youth Olympics

Young weightlifter,Juliana Arkoh will be flying the flag of Ghana at August’s Youth Olympics in…

Klopp No.1 choice for Moyes replacement

Manchester United have made Jurgen Klopp their No.1 target to replace David Moyes at Old Trafford, Goal can reveal. The Borussia Dortmund…

Moyes sacked as United Manager

Manchester United manager David Moyes has been sacked, only 10 months after succeeding Sir Alex…

Brazil 2014: Nigeria recalls Odemwinge, drops Uche – Report

As Nigerians await the release of the 35-man provisional World Cup list from coach Stephen…

EPL:Advantage Liverpool as Sunderland stun Chelsea

Sunderland condemned Chelsea to their first home Premier League defeat under Jose Mourinho with a…


News

5 Nigerian Students Arrested For Allegedly Murdering Compatriot

Five Nigerian students of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) who allegedly murdered one of their compatriots on the campus have been arrested by the police. The suspects,…

Kasoa-Mallam Road To Be Diverted

A section of the Kasoa-Mallam bound road on the Accra-Cape Coast Highway will be diverted to traffic from Wednesday, April 23 until further notice, a statement from the…

75 T-Poly students sacked for falsifying grades

Seventy-five students of the Takoradi Polytechnic have been sacked for allegedly using falsified West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) grades to gain admission to the institution.Some of…

Could P-Square be on the verge of splitting?

I reported about the friction going on between the Okoye brothers. I didn’t say they’d split, I only asked a question based on all the things I’ve been…

Entertainment

Tee Flow’s debut single featuring Sarkodie comes out on Wednesday

The Last Music Group, the Accra-based label of which young cat Tee Flow is signed to, has said it is postponing the release of…

Stephanie Benson involved in car Accident

Musician, Stephanie Benson, has been involved in an accident. The songstress announced on social network site, Facebook, a while ago, adding she…

Kwame Gyan donates to underprivileged as part of Easter and birthday celebrations

Airtel Ghana’s Kwame Gyan, who was last month suspended without pay for a post made on his private Facebook page, has…

Science & Technology

SmartBloggers.Org Online Community Launched

Late last year, blogger-Chris-Vincent launched SmartBloggers.Org, to create a platform for bloggers all around the world to interact, share ideas and tips—and also to pull both accomplished…

Tech implants are already here, and to stay

Smartphone mapping features are great for getting directions, until you lose signal. But you could avoid getting lost in the woods with a guiding system embedded in…

Social

Christians mark Good Friday

Christians in Ghana would join their counterparts all over the world on Friday to commemorate Good Friday that marks the suffering, crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ…

Load Shedding: Cold Store Operators Increase Frozen Food Prices

Cold store operators in the Kumasi metropolis say the ongoing load shedding is taking a toll on their business compelling them to increase their prices in order…

World News

293 missing as South Korea ferry carrying students sinks

293 people, mostly students who were on a high school trip, are missing after a ferry capsized & sank in dense fog off South Korea’s coast last…

Motivational blogger Karyn Washington commits suicide

Karyn Washington, the young beautiful lady who founded the blog For Brown Girls has committed suicide. Karyn killed herself at her home on April 8th. She was…

Africa

Showing on Al Jazeera – Malaria: Tanzania’s end game

Lifelines: The End Game profiles the extraordinary work of African health heroes as they tackle malaria in Tanzania. The third documentary in a groundbreaking eight-part series, Lifelines: The End Game premieres…

Robbers raid 8 Lagos streets, rape, destroy 30 cars in a rampage

According to a report by Punch, armed robbers numbering about 60 stormed 8 different streets in the Mushin area of Lagos in the early hours of Monday…