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20 Factories threaten to shutdown

20 Factories threaten to shutdown

 The industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) has stated that over 20 companies in Tema have threatened to shut down if government fails to reduce excessive corporate taxes…

AngloGold Ashanti closes Obuasi mine in December

AngloGold Ashanti closes Obuasi mine in December

-To engage in Surface mining for more profitInformation gathered reveals that AngloGold Ashanti will shutdown its Obuasi Concession by the end of December this year.The company is currently…

Finance Minister says Ghana needs to exploit the oil sector well

Finance Minister says Ghana needs to exploit the oil sector well

Finance and Economic Planning Minister, Seth Terkper has called for proper exploitation of the country’s oil sector. According to the Finance Minister, Ghana has been blessed with oil…

Ghana exceeds $2billion revenue from oil

Ghana exceeds $2billion revenue from oil

After three years of commercial production of oil on the Jubilee fields, Ghana has now exceeded the long awaited two billion revenue mark.Since 2010 when Ghana started producing…

Sports

Brazil fires Scolari

Brazil fires Scolari

Brazil’s football confederation (CBF) will not renew national coach Luiz Felipe Scolari’s contact, local media…

Kwesi Appiah gets $876,000 deal

Kwesi Appiah gets $876,000 deal

A two-year contract extension handed Black Stars’ coach, Kwasi Appiah, is expected to send the…

Kwesi Nyantakyi, ‘I went on my knees for Muntari’

Kwesi Nyantakyi, ‘I went on my knees for Muntari’

The president of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi, in a shocking revelation last Wednesday,…

Kwarasey, ‘KP Boateng,Muntari stood up for the players’

Kwarasey, ‘KP Boateng,Muntari stood up for the players’

Black Stars goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey says he is considering taking a break from the national…

Minority:Black Stars World Cup campaign was corrupt

Minority:Black Stars World Cup campaign was corrupt

The Minority in Parliament has filed a motion asking for a Parliamentary probe into the…

Essien faces Ghana sanctions over misconduct

Essien faces Ghana sanctions over misconduct

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has referred midfielder Michael Essien to the Ghana FA over his…

Essien speaks out

Essien speaks out

I have monitored with great concern, the raging public and media debate about the reasons…


News

Chief Imam fires Officer

The National Chief Imam Sheikh Osman Nuhu Sharubutu has descended on one of his officers, Alhaji Ahmed Nii Nortey aka Caesar for acting without authority.The action is a…

Rail workers park trains nationwide

Rail workers park trains nationwide

Trains across the country will be parked today as rail workers begin a nationwide strike to protest poor conditions of service.The workers last week served notice they will…

Ghanaians to demonstrate against US Embassy in Ghana

Ghanaians to demonstrate against US Embassy in Ghana

…over Mahama TweetsHundreds of Ghanaians will next week stage a peaceful protest march on behalf of government against the American Embassy in Ghana for launching an attack on…

Widespread prisoner neglect across Ghana

Widespread prisoner neglect across Ghana

A survey of Prisons across the country by the Auditor General has found widespread prisoner neglect with an average of 48 prisoners forced to share one toilet.With the…

Entertainment

World Cup 2014: Moment streaker invades pitch and attempts to KISS German star

World Cup 2014: Moment streaker invades pitch and attempts to KISS German star

Russian comedian Vitaly Zdorovetskiy ran onto the pitch during the second half and was filmed by members of the crowd including…

Rihanna gets so excited she flashes her boobs during Germany vs Argentina game

Rihanna gets so excited she flashes her boobs during Germany vs Argentina game

How does someone like Rihanna celebrate being at the World Cup final? By flashing her cleavage, of course. The pop star…

DJ Cuppy announces release for her up coming compilation: HOUSE OF CUPPY

DJ Cuppy announces release for her up coming compilation: HOUSE OF CUPPY

Following the release of her debut single ‘I Love My Country’ and her electrifying ‘Forever Summer’ and ‘Cuppy Love’ mixtapes last…

Science & Technology

‘$622m could have produced 622mw of solar energy’

An energy expert and engineer, Mr. Robert Woode says the 622 million dollars used by the government to construct the Bui hydro dam could have been used…

Vodafone restores service after network outage

Vodafone Ghana has restored services after a nationwide network outage, which affected its landline and mobile platforms. Early Tuesday morning the company issued a statement apologizing to…

Social

Two Ivorians arrested for fraud

Two Ivorian nationals have found themselves in police grip for allegedly attempting to defraud a Ghanaian businesswoman of Ghc5,000.The suspects, Tuom Kiaye, 25-year-old trader and Konerassaul Elyese,…

Police to arraign man who slashed child’s throat to death

A 37-year-old father who slashed the throat of one of his four children to protest his wife’s refusal to allow them have a fifth child will be…

World News

WATCH Video:Two indian teenage sisters, 14 and 15, are found hanging from a village mango tree after being gang-raped

A gang of men – including at least one police officer – allegedly raped and killed two teenage sisters in rural India then hung their bodies from…

Sudanese woman sentenced to death for becoming christian

A Sudanese court has sentenced a woman to hang for apostasy – the abandonment of her religious faith – after she married a Christian man. Amnesty International…

Africa

AU Day of the Child: Chilling story of boy, 16, trafficked to Guinea

The desire to make quick money and travel abroad is a dream most young people chase after. But for 16 year old Kofi (not real name to…

Now Boko Haram militants ‘kidnap up to 40 young mothers

Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnapped at least 20 young mothers near a town in northeast of Nigeria where more than 200 schoolgirls were abducted nearly two months…