Monthly Archives: August 2016

Akatsi residents angry over delay in completion of ICT centre

Inhabitants of Akatsi in the Volta Region, are unhappy over delays in the completion of an ICT Centre for students of Akatsi No 1 JHS. The facility was handed over to the Assembly in February 2012 for completion, after it was started by the school’s PTA. Residents say the project has been delayed for over 46 months, even though a ...

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Ghanaians Assured Of Adequate Security Protection

Major- General Obeng Boamah Akwa, the Chief of the Army Staff of the Ghana Armed Forces, has assured Ghanaians of the Army’s preparedness to provide security before, during and after the general election. Major-General Akwa said the constitutional mandate of the Armed Forces was to protect the country and it was committed to ensuring that every citizen lived without fear ...

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Obinim Hasn’t Committed A Crime – IMANI

The Vice President of IMANI, Kofi Bentil, says controversial miracle worker Bishop Daniel Obinim has not committed a crime by publicly whipping a pregnant girl and her boyfriend before his congregation. According to Bentil, who is also a lawyer, Obinim cannot be charged before the law because the individuals involved willingly subjected themselves to his punishment. The Gender ministry has ...

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10 WAYS TO GET OVER A BAD DAY

“Peace begins with a smile.”      – Mother Theresa Bad days happen, and often it’s the little things that put us in a bad mood. For example, him not texting you back for hours and hours, or you being late for work because of traffic are just two rather small and minor things that can ruin your entire day. ...

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The theft of Ghana’s rural treasure

On a wet and cold morning, when overhanging leaves and the trampled blades of grass were still drippy around Nkoranza, Maame Akosua Saa had an unusual company as she trekked to farm. Adwoa Bonsra came to her house before sunrise to convince her cousin to invest in the new micro finance in town. They had heard their wonderful and messianic ...

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Spammy social network Tsu shuts down

No big surprise here: Tsu, a social network that worked around the App Store’s rules on pay-per-installs, incentivized its users to create content, rewarded people for signing up friends, and got banned from Facebook for spamming, has now shut down. Yes, “pay you to post” and “pay you to friend” turns out to be an unsustainable business model, after all. According to a ...

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Reject NPP and retain me – Mahama

President John Mahama has asked electorates in the Western Region to reject the New Patriotic Party, (NPP) in the upcoming polls. This he said is because the NPP contributed to the overthrow of one of their own, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. He argues that the party that gave birth to the NPP, the United Party (UP) tradition, accused, Dr. Nkrumah of ...

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Corporate Drapes: Adjustment!

Adjustment is the process of adapting or becoming used to a new situation. Changes happen in the workplace anytime and it is up to you to make adjustments so you can fit in. Adjustments may be a new role, new position or retrenchment. Adjustments also are needed when your clothes don’t fit. You may be required to acquire a new ...

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Ghana can’t survive without IMF

Daniel Amateye Anim, Chief Executive of the Institute of Certified Economists, has stated that Ghana cannot survive without the assistance of the International Monitory Fund (IMF) under the current circumstances. This, according to him, was due to the country’s current economic situation and government’s inability to adhere to fiscal discipline, among others. “For now I am afraid the country can’t ...

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Ghana players must train extra to succeed in Europe – Abdul Razak

Former Africa best footballer, Abdul Razak, has advised Ghanaian players to go the extra mile when they get foreign contracts. Razak was speaking to a worrying situation currently in the football circles where local players return to their mother clubs with just six or more months in their careers. Fatau Dauda, Daniel Agyei, Eric Bekoe, Kennedy Ashia, Bismark Idan among ...

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