Monthly Archives: November 2015

POWER MINISTER’S “HEAD IS ON THE BLOCK” – John Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama has stated that the Power Minister, Dr. Kwabena Donkor, is aware he would be fired if he fails to end the power crisis by the close of this year. Speaking on Uniiq FM, the President said he continuously reminds the power minister of his promise to vacate his post if the crisis does not end by ...

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“I, John Dramani Mahama, WILL FIX THIS ENERGY CHALLENGE”

President John Dramani Mahama has once again promised to bring to an end the ever-worsening energy crisis in the country. Delivering perhaps his penultimate State of The Nation Address in accordance with Article 67 of the 1992 Constitutionof the Republic of Ghana which states “the President shall, at the beginning of each session of Parliament and before dissolution of Parliament, deliver ...

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WHY WE RETURNED FROM USA TO GHANA

Image captionChekesha Aidoo (in yellow) runs the Akoma Academy in Cape Coast, Ghana Generations ago their ancestors were sold into slavery, now some Americans of African descent are choosing to return to the lands of their forefathers. Nancy Kacungira has been finding out why. The Akoma Academy in Cape Coast, Ghana, is unapologetically African. From the brightly coloured African-print uniforms ...

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WHY WE RELOCATED FROM THE UK TO GHANA

A growing number of young professionals born in the UK are choosing to migrate to Africa. Nancy Kacungira went to meet some to find out why. On a typical party night, DJ Kobby can be found at one of the hottest bars in Accra, showing off some of the skills he honed at clubs in North London. While he blends ...

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I wasn’t sacked from Chile, coming to Ghana was a promotion – Jon Benjamin

British High Commissioner to Ghana, Jon Benjamin has rubbished claims by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) that he was sacked from his job in Chile. He said contrary to that claim, coming to Ghana was rather a promotion because Britain’s relationship with Ghana is of higher priority than Chile. Mr Benjamin was reacting to Ibrahim Sani Daara’s allegations that he ...

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France to honour Paris attack victims

France is to hold a national memorial service for the 130 people who died in the Paris attacks two weeks ago. Friday’s service in central Paris will bring together 1,000 people, including President Francois Hollande as well as survivors and victims’ families. A minute’s silence will be held and the names of all the victims read out. Attackers with assault ...

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10 FABULOUS HEALTH BENEFITS OF NUTMEG

Nutmeg, which is the seed of a tree that is native to the Banda Islands off the coast of Indonesia, is widely used in cooking and has valued for its medicinal properties for centuries. Originally, the Banda Islands were the only place in the world where nutmeg could be found and the spice became a valuable commodity. The healing reputation ...

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7 times Yvonne Nelson killed it perfectly

Yvonne Nelson, a Ghanaian actress, model, film producer and former pageant material can never go unnoticed during red carpets segments of events organised in Ghana and beyond. Despite her controversial #Dumsormuststop lash out on the government, her tall list of relationships, her styles are always on fleek. Here are 7 times where she outdid herself on and off the red ...

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Avram Grant to meet local coaches today for first of many coaching courses

Black Stars coach has Avram Grant has outlined plans he has put in place for the development of the local league as well as coaches in the country. The Israeli trainer who was mandated to upgrade standards of local coaches as part of his job as head coach of Ghana has earmarked plans to achieve this goal. “We need to put few ...

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10 TIPS ON HOW TO TAKE RISKS SUCCESSFULLY

We all have to take risks in life, because we can’t possibly know what the future holds for us. We risk of heartbreak when we go into a new relationship, we risk of financial security when we change jobs, and some of us risk our life by pursuing dangerous sports. The successful risk taker, though, doesn’t take risks without thinking ...

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