Monthly Archives: November 2015

NSS personnel start receiving allowances

The Management of the National Service Scheme says it has begun payment of allowances to the 2015/2016 national service personnel. Personnel in the Urban Traffic Module have already been paid their September 2015 allowances. A statement signed by the Acting Executive Director, Dr. Michael Kpessa-Whyte, said that, currently management is processing allowances for service personnel in the Greater Accra, Ashanti, Volta, ...

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Mourinho given stadium ban and fine

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been given a one-match stadium ban with immediate effect and fined £40,000 by the Football Association. The punishment comes after Mourinho admitted a misconduct charge over his language and behaviour in a defeat by West Ham on 24 October. Mourinho was sent to the stands after going to speak to referee Jon Moss in his ...

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Nana Aba Anamoah resigns from TV3

TV3’s Nana Aba Anamoah has resigned from the Kanda-based Television station. A source close to Nana Aba confirmed this to citifmonline.com on Monday November 2. About a month ago, Nana Aba sparked a Twitter storm when pictures she tweeted suggesting she was at Old Trafford to watch her favorite team Manchester United  were not hers and that she was not at the ...

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MANASSEH’S FOLDER: The obvious verdict and the NPP’s war song

Representatives of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) were at their intellectual best. Their presentation was well researched, very comprehensive and convincing. But theirs was a classic illustration of what our sages of old have said: “The first man to lodge a complaint at the chief’s palace is always right until the man he is accusing arrives to tell his ...

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NDC doing Kwaku Ananse politics with voters’ register – Casely Hayford

Financial Analyst and social commentator, Sydney Casely Hayford has chastised the governing National Democratic Congress over the party’s submission at the just ended voters’ register forum.He claimed that the NDC is indulging in what he described as “Kwaku Ananse politics.” “This Kwaku Ananse politics that the NDC does, I don’t understand why. It’s as if they live in different planets.”The NDC’s ...

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Christian Atsu back at Chelsea for treatment on stress fracture

Christian Atsu, whose game-time has been limited to two League Cup appearances since he joined Bournemouth on a season-long loan from Chelsea, has returned to Stamford Bridge for treatment after picking up a stress fracture while on international duty in September. The Ghanaian returned to his parent club a month ago and could remain there for another four weeks, according ...

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Michael Jackson has earned $1billion since his death – Study

He’s still the King of Pop. Michael Jackson has earned an estimated $1 billion since his death, according to Forbes. The superstar passed away in 2009 but has raked in more than $115 million in album and merchandise sales in the last year alone. “When a composer [or] a performer dies, that’s it,” Josh Rubenstein, National Chair of Trusts and ...

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Obour re-elected MUSIGA president

Bice Osei Kuffour, popularly known as Obour, has been re-elected as the president of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA). The incumbent president won with a whopping 88 votes, with Gyedu Blay Ambolley coming second with 22 votes while music producer Appietus had 18 votes.This means that Obour  will be president of the association for four more years. The elections ...

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We’re ready to work for free – Buhari’s ministers

Following Friday’s pronouncement by President Muhammadu Buhari that Nigeria is broke and he might not be able to pay ministers, some minister-designates have said they are ready to work for free. Some of the ministers who said this include Mr. Adebayo Shittu and Professor Isaac Adewole. The ministers, who along with their colleagues are expected to be sworn in and ...

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Swaziland King goes to India with 15 wives, 30 youngsters, 100 servants

India-Africa Summit will conclude on Thursday and representatives of 54 nations of Africa are a part of the convention. The king of Swaziland, Mswati III is within the nation together with his 15 wives, 30 youngsters and tons of of servants. He’s staying at a five-star lodge in capital, the place round 200 rooms are booked. In order to take ...

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