Business

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.…

Fuel smuggling from Ghana to Ivory Coast on the rise

Fuel smuggling from Ghana to Ivory Coast on the rise

Smuggling of refined petro­leum products from Ghana to Ivory Coast through the Dormaa West District of the Brong Ahafo Region is regarded as the most lucrative business in…

Sports

EPL:Advantage Liverpool as Sunderland stun Chelsea

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

Cavani scores brace as PSG win League Cup

Paris Saint-Germain won the French Coupe de la Ligue by beating Lyon 2-1 in the…

Sundowns coach praises Ghana defender Rashid Sumaila

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has hailed the vital goal-line clearance by Ghana defender Rashid…

Ghanaians In Europe: Top Scorers

NB: Only the European top flight LEAGUE goals are counted 9 Goals A. Waris (Valenciennes, France) 6…

Agyemang-Badu urges Udinese to keep up with their impressive form

Ghana star midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu has urged his club Udinese to continue their climb up…

Jeffery Schlupp suffers injury

England-based defender Jeffery Schlupp’s hopes of playing at the 2014 World Cup is hanging in…

Asamoah’s Juventus beat Bologna

It was another happy day at the office for Kwadwo Asamoah after playing all 90…


News

Michael Ampong says “2016 Elections will not be a walkover for NPP”

Immediate past Communications Director for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Greater Accra Region, Michael Kwabena Ampong, is calling on party supporters to either prepare for a…

Akufo-Addo betrayed Jake – Asamoah Gyamfi

“They paid him with the wrong coin”There is nothing so painful like been betrayed by someone you once helped hoping he would reciprocate same in future when the…

UTAG suspends intended strike

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has decided to hold back its strike until the expiration of the negotiation period.This follows a meeting on April 16, with…

Kwaku Bonsam predicts doom for Ghana

Popular Ghanaian fetish priest, Nana Kwaku Bonsam, has revealed that Ghana would be experiencing heavy rainfall this year because the rivers and gods are angry. According to him,…

Entertainment

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…

Radio Radio: Giovani the “super sub” on YFM

Radio Radio: Giovani the “super sub” on YFM

THE last time the expression “super sub” was used in radio terms it was in reference to Kwesi Anim-Agyei then at…

2014 Kwahu Paragliding Festival set to take off

The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA), said all is set for the ninth Kwahu Paragliding Festival scheduled from Friday April 18 to…

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

Revealed! Nigerians kidnappers use Badoo to lure men into their graves with online dates

Found this report on Saturday Sun about how a gang use dating website Badoo to lure men to lonely places where they rob and sometimes kill them.…

Video: Drunk policeman assaulting 2 women in Lagos

A drunken police officer with the Mobile Police, or Mopol, Unit #20, in Lagos, who was later identified as Tafa Mohammed, was caught breaking the law. …