Monthly Archives: April 2016

Bernard Ofori’s late strike stuns Inter Allies

Striker Bernard Ofori scored a dramatic late winner for Medeama in their 1-0 win over Inter Allies to hop out of the relegation trap net on Wednesday. The former New Edubiase striker emerged the hero after he pounced on Osei Kwame’s howler to give the home side the winner in injury-time. The Tarkwa-based side had to sweat profusely for the ...

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Nayele’s mother ‘fights’ NACOB

The Narcotics Control Board is probing ownership claims by the mother of convicted drug trafficker Nayele Ametefe on houses confiscated by the state. The state has confiscated assets belonging to Nayele but her mother, Madam Akua Adubofour claims two houses confiscated as part of the assets does not belong to her daughter Nayele. Nayele was sentenced eight years and eight ...

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Attivor must apologise for tribal comments – Peace Council

The National Peace Council has asked former Transport Minister, Dzifa Attivor, to retract and apologise for tribal comments she made to grassroots supporters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Volta Region. The Council says the comments made recently that sought to pitch the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) against supporters of the NDC in the Volta Region does ...

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Eastern Region records 25,285 teenage pregnancies in 2 years

Available data at the Ghana Health Service (GHS) shows that a total of 25,285 teenage girls got pregnant in the Eastern Region over the past two years. Six hundred and sixty-nine (669) of these teenage mothers were aged between 10 and 14 years. The Nsawam-Adoagyiri Municipality recorded the highest number of pregnancies – in excess of 3,000 – during the ...

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Sam Yeboah ready for Kotoko game

Accra Hearts of Oak striker, Samuel Yeboah, has returned to full action ahead of their top Premier League clash with arch rivals Kumasi Asante Kotoko on Monday at the Accra Sports Stadium. The 29-year-old Yeboah has recovered fully from the thigh injury he sustained during the Hearts- WA All Stars Premier League game at the Accra Stadium which sidelined him ...

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Apple reports first iPhone sales decline

Apple has reported a decline in iPhone sales for the first time, forcing down quarterly revenues and increasing pressure on the company.The world’s most valuable firm by market value said it sold 51.2 million iPhones in the first three months of 2016.That was down on the 61 million sold a year earlier but slightly better than had been predicted.It had ...

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US supports agric sector with US$38 million

The United State government is to invest US$38miilion loan facility to support private sectors into seed production to boost agriculture for smallholder farmers in the three northern regions of Ghana. The initiative under the United States International Agency Development (USAID) – Feed the Future (FTF) programme will enable beneficiaries to access the funds to produce quality seeds for farmers to ...

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Airtel Trace Music Star Activations Targets Residential Areas In Nairobi

Activation activities place in various residential areas which include South C, South B, Langata, Highrise (Nyayo), Kiserian, Rongai, Baba Dogo, Huruma, Outering, Kariobangi South, Donholm, Buru Buru, Imara Daima and Pipeline in search of the next singing star. This week, the talent search will head to Kasarani, Githurai (44 & 45), Ruiru, Zimmerman, Kahawa West, Roysambu, Gumba Estate, Thome, Umoja ...

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Pentagon adopts Israeli tactic in bombing ISIS

The U.S. has adopted a unique Israeli battlefield tactic in its fight against ISIS: exploding a missile above a building to warn civilians inside that it’s about to be bombed. Israeli forces have widely used the so-called knock-on-the-roof operations in Gaza attacks in recent years to try to get civilians out before they are hit. The first public revelation of ...

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Attivor’s tribal comments can destroy Ghana – Volta NDC Chairman

The Volta Regional Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has condemned tribal comments from former Transport Minister, Dzifa Aku Attivor, that a New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration would jail Voltarians if they win power. John Kwadwo Gyapong, speaking on Adom FM’s Morning Show, ‘Dwaso Nsem’ Wednesday said the comments and that from other politicians have the tendency to destroying ...

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