Monthly Archives: March 2016

Nov. polls: Maiden political parties’ youth debate series underway

African Heights Foundation, a youth civic advocacy group in Ghana, in collaboration with University Debate Societies and other partners in Ghana, is organising a series of debates on university campuses on issues affecting the youth and women as the country heads to another critical election this November.   The youth and women political parties’ debate series, funded by the Open ...

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FBI agrees to unlock another iPhone

The FBI has offered to unlock another iPhone for police after revealing it could access the handset used by San Bernardino killer Syed Farook.Police in Arkansas wish to unlock an iPhone and iPod belonging to two teenagers accused of killing a couple, according to the Associated Press (AP).Less than a day after its San Bernardino announcement, the FBI agreed to ...

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US Amb: We want to help solve ‘dumsor’

The US Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Robert Porter Jackson, has assured Ghanaians of his country’s commitment towards helping to solve Ghana’s power problems.Ghana is expected to receive US$497 million from the second Millennium Challenge Compact to boost electricity supply as part of “President Obama’s Power Africa Initiative”.Mr Jackson said the initiative is meant to provide individuals and businesses with reliable ...

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‘Adhere To Building By-Laws To Prevent Floods’

The perennial flooding in Accra can only be reduced if developers adhere to the country’s building by-laws which permit that only 40 per cent of a parcel of land be developed, the President of the Ghana Institution of Engineers (GhIE), Mr Kwaku Boampong, has said. According to him, the concrete surfacing of homes instead of natural vegetation coupled with lack ...

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Minister Tours Examination Centres

Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, Minister of Education, has toured some examination centres in Accra to acquaint herself with the level of preparation by examination officials and candidates. This year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) has begun with a total of 274,255 candidates sitting for the examination. The candidates comprising 141, 524 males and 132,731 females are expected to ...

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Don’t patronise smuggled vehicles from Togo

The Tamale Sector Commander of the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Chief Collector Seth Dwira, has expressed worry over the smuggling of vehicles from Togo to Tamale which denied the country the needed revenue. He has, therefore, advised prospective vehicle buyers in the Tamale metropolis to cross-check with Customs to know whether or not the appropriate duties ...

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Tonto Dikeh and mother-in-law take a stroll with baby X

The latest Nollywood mum, Tonto Dikeh who is still in the United States just shared a new photo of her taking a stroll with her baby and her mother-in-law. Remember, Tonto said in her recent interview that she intends to keep her family life private for as long as possible and won’t be showing her baby’s face to the public ...

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Mahama’s corruption administration killing Ghanaians – Nana Konadu

The leader of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings has accused the John Mahama-led administration of dissipating the resources of the country. At an Electoral Commission-supervised ceremony to elect the Greater Accra regional executives of the party in Accra on Thursday, Nana Konadu said the Mahama administration’s appetite for shady deals was killing the Ghanaian people. She said ...

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Italian workshop supervisor chains worker for failing to complete task

An Italian workshop supervisor has provoked anger at a company in a Free Zone Enclave in the Western Region after chaining one of his subordinates to a container in the hot sun as punishment for failing to complete a task assigned him. The alleged culprit, identified as Manilo Maggiorotto, did the unthinkable with the reason that whenever he assigned work ...

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10 WAYS TO SECRETLY HINT TO YOUR PARTNER THAT HE IS THE ONE

We all know that most guys don’t exactly rush into making a commitment and we’ve all read how trying to push a guy too fast will just make him run away, so just what are you to do when you know he’s the one and you really want things to move along to the next stage? You certainly don’t want ...

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