Monthly Archives: November 2015

Private citizen to seek nullification of Zanetor Rawlings’ election in court

Information available to Myjoyonline.com indicates a citizen is heading to court to annul the results of the NDC’s Klottey Korle parliamentary primary. The first daughter of the founder of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), Jerry John Rawlings, won the Klottey Korle primary held last Saturday. Dr. Zanetor Agyeman Rawlings beat incumbent MP, Nii Armah Ashitey, by polling 2,403 votes, ...

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Three die in shooting at Colorado clinic

A shooting at a family planning clinic in Colorado Springs has left two civilians and a police officer dead, with the suspected gunman under arrest. Nine other people were injured during the standoff at the Planned Parenthood clinic, which lasted five hours before the suspect surrendered. A number of people were trapped inside the building as shots were exchanged. The ...

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‘NPP is under a spell’ – Adu Asare

A member of the National Democratic Congress and former MP for Adentan, Kojo Adu Asare says the current happenings in the camp of the opposition New Patriotic Party suggests that they are “under a spell.” According to him, the NPP may be reaping from some seeds they sowed in the past. “The NPP, currently, one wants to find out their ...

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Neymar double helps red-hot Barcelona to 4-0 victory over Real Sociedad

  Neymar scored a brace as Barcelona moved seven points clear at the top of La Liga after yet another convincing victory – a 4-0 win over Real Sociedad at Camp Nou. Luis Enrique’s red-hot side have now scored 14 goals in just three games after successive high scoring triumphs over Real Madrid and AS Roma respectively. The deadlock was ...

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Preview: Kotoko face Ashgold in SWAG Cup

Asante Kotoko will revive their rivalry with their Ashanti regional counterparts as they come face to face in Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG Cup) on Sunday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Kumasi. The invitational Cup sponsored by State Insurance Company (SIC) is in honour of H.P Nyametei who was the first Ghanaian to be appointed as the CEO ...

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EPL: Jordan scores, Manchester City beat Southampton, Bournemouth deny Everton in thriller

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy set a new Premier League record for scoring in consecutive matches, but a 1-1 draw at home to Manchester United meant they relinquished top spot in the table to Manchester City on goal difference. Leicester took the lead in the 24th minute as Vardy scored for the 11th consecutive match, taking him past the record ...

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Jamie Vardy breaks Premier League record by scoring in 11th game in a row

Jamie Vardy scored in his 11th game in a row to set a new Premier League record, netting in the first half against Manchester United. Ruud van Nistelrooy’s record of 10 – set while at United – stood for 12 years but Vardy, facing the meanest defence in the division, surpassed the mark set by the Dutchman at the King ...

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Interrogate ‘No’ votes against Mahama – Baako advises NDC

Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper Kweku Baako Jnr has advised the National Democratic Congress to interrogate over 60,000 ‘No’ votes against President John Mahama in the party’s November 21. “For over 60,000 of its own supporters to vote against the President when he contested alone, the party must do some interrogation,” Baako said Saturday on Newsfile, the news ...

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Adu Asare: The Gospel according to 4th John 20:16

A satirical piece in response to Gabby Otchere Darko’s epistle: 1. And the Lord warned His people through various major and minor prophets saying, I AM your maker, the Creator of the heavens and the earth, 2. Do Not pay attention to Paintriots who appear to you as sheep in Elephants clothing, bereft of any Strategic Plan for your future, ...

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Give SADA another chance – CEO pleads

Mr Charles Abugri, the Chief Executive Officer of the Savanna Accelerated Development Authority (SADA), has appealed to the public to shed SADA’s negative image, which is linked to the bad deals that it ventured into during its initial years. He said the constant association of SADA with those bad deals was ‘killing the spirit’ of the institution as well as ...

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