Monthly Archives: October 2014

You Cheat, You Die

”You better not cheat or you’ll end up dead!” is proving to be a real threat to cheating men worldwide. A study conducted by the University of Florence has shown that “sudden coital death” is more common when a man is engaging in extramarital sex in an unfamiliar setting than when he’s having sex with his spouse at home. The ...

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Daughter of Victor Selormey opens up about her dad’s ordeal

Daughter of late Deputy Minister of Finance Victor Selormey has opened up about the incarceration and eventual death of her late father describing the imprisonment of her daddy as a bitter experience instigated by the NPP government to further their political gain. Mr. Selormey’s health deteriorated at the Nsawam Prisons where he had been serving a prison term and although ...

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Work on Kasoa interchange to start in December

Work on the Kasoa interchange, which seeks to ease traffic congestion in the ‘mega city’, is scheduled to take off in December, this year. The $160 million project, according to the Director of Urban Roads (DUR), Mr Abass Awolu, is designed to improve both mobility on the main carriageway and accessibility within communities in the growing Ga South municipality such ...

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“Beach Soccer to boost Ghana’s tourism”

Excitement is heightening in anticipation of the climax to the 2014 Hogbetsotso festival in Keta, Volta region of Ghana. The festival will however, have a major sports feature this year, as the Ghana Beach Soccer Association is set to outdoor the Hogbetsotso Beach Soccer Classic. With a record surge in tourism over the past few years, the CEO of the ...

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CAF agrees to postpone 2015 AFCON to June

Africa’s football governing body has agreed in principle with Moroccan authorities to move the hosting for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations to June, the Moroccan media has reported. According to the reports, the Confederation of African Football has agreed in principle to the postponement of January’s Africa Cup of Nations because of the threat of Ebola. The reports follow ...

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US tilapia boss arrested

The Executive Chairman of Unique Shepherd (US) Group of Companies, popularly referred to as US Tilapia, Chief Godfred Medicine has been picked up by the Ashanti Regional Police Command. The police picked him up Thursday night in Accra following a warrant for his arrest issued by the Kumasi High Court. He has since been transferred to Kumasi and expected to ...

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Burkinabe’s picketing at Embassy in Accra

Some Burkinabe’s resident in Ghana, have gathered at their country’s Embassy at Asylum Down in Accra to join renewed calls by Burkina Faso’s opposition for the immediate resignation of President Blaise Compaore. The crowd wants the Mission staff to shut down the Embassy, since they say there was a state of emergency in the French-speaking West African country. Demonstrators in ...

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Lack of funds impeding our work – Auditor-General

The Ghana Audit Service says lack of funds from government is impeding its work. The Auditor General made this remarks on the sidelines of the 5th Audit Service annual accountability lectures. It was on the theme: State Audit- Achieving Better Public Accountability. The Audit Service says it is appalled by the lack of funds to perform its duties and meet ...

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US commando who killed Bin Laden to reveal identity

The US Navy Seal commando who fired the shots which killed Al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden is to reveal his identity in a Fox News television documentary next month, the network announced Wednesday. “The Man Who Killed Osama Bin Laden” will air in two segments November 11-12, with the commando recounting his role in the raid that killed Bin Laden ...

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NPP: Gov’t used pension cash to buy Merchant Bank

The Minority Leader in Parliament, Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, has stated emphatically that funds used by Fortiz to purchase Merchant Bank were made available to them by the Bank of Ghana from the second Tier Pension fund. “If the Bank of Ghana says the second tier fund is with them they should come out and tell us when the money ...

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