Monthly Archives: March 2015

CAF Champions League: Kotoko to face MC El Eulma in First round

Algerian side MC El Eulma eliminated Saint George of Ethiopia to set up a clash with Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko in the next round of the CAF Champions League. MC El Eulma, who won 1-0 at home in the first leg, lost 2-1 in Addis Ababa to tie 2-2 on aggregate but progressed on the away goals rule but Kotoko ...

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UEW to start fifth Campus at Techiman

The University of Education, Winneba (UEW) would soon start a fifth Campus in Techiman in the Brong Ahafo Region to be called College of Distance Education and Extension Services. The four other Campuses are in Winneba, Ajumako, Ashanti Mampong and Kumasi. The Vice chancellor of the UEW, Professor Akwasi Asabere-Ameyaw made this known at the Matriculation of 8,034 students to ...

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Troops from UNMIL GHANBATT 21 leave for Liberia

Two hundred and thirty-four soldiers, including 20 commissioned officers of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) GHANBATT 21 of the Ghana Armed Forces, have departed for a one-year peacekeeping mission in Liberia. UNMIL GHANBATT 21 under the Command of Lt Col Edward Awaribey, is the first out of three batches that departed from the Kotoka International Airport for Liberia ...

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Prez Mahama joins citizens of Peki to bury chief

President John Dramani Mahama last Saturday joined hundreds of mourners at Peki in the Volta Region to pay his last respects to Togbe Kwadzo Dei XI, the Deiga of the Peki Traditional Area, who died about six years ago. The paramount chief, whose remains had been kept in the mortuary due to a chieftaincy dispute in the area, was finally ...

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Clean corruption image at Flagstaff House – Akufo Addo charges Mahama

The Presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed his disappointment that Presidency is now seen as one of the most corrupt institutions, according to an Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) survey. The report by the IEA named the Presidency as the second most corrupt public institution in the country, a situation Nana Addo described as ...

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Abide by honesty and integrity – Otabil urges youth

The General Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), Dr Mensa Otabil, has challenged the younger generation to make the country better by following the path of honesty and integrity. He said Ghana wallowed in poverty, in spite of the abundance of resources, because the older generation had disappointed the country by compromising on integrity and trust. He said ...

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IEA is NPP “surrogate”- Omane Boamah

Communications Minister Dr Edward Omane Boamah has accused the Institute of Economic affairs (IEA) of being an appendage of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP). According to him, the group is hiding under the cloak of political neutrality to pursue the interest of the NPP. The minister’s accusation follows a recent survey by the IEA which cited the Office ...

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Only competence delivers results not hope; Bawumia tells Mahama

NPP Vice Presidential candidate has responded to President John Mahama’s call on Ghanaians to learn from the Black Stars who turned hopelessness into strength by hoping. Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia says the senior national team’s ability to rise from a seeming hopelessness to near glory at the just ended AFCON 2015, was founded on competence and not just hope. He was ...

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We won’t attend devotion – Muslims reject GES directive

The Ghana Muslim Students’ Association (GMSA) has directed all of its members to disregard the directive of the Ghana Education Service (GES) instructing all students to attend morning devotions in their schools. The GES served notice to the students to participate in the morning devotion if it was part of the school’s rules. However, the GMSA has rejected the directive ...

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4×4 knock 4 categories at VGMA’s this year

This year’s Vodafone Ghana Music Awards once again have gotten Gh artists expressing their opinions on the nominations list. Ghana’s finest rap group, 4×4, with over 10 years of music in the industry got 4 nominations in this year’s VGMAs nomination list. Speaking to the rap group about their nominations in the categories: Highlife song of the year Best collaboration ...

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