Monthly Archives: August 2016

Ghana to play Rwanda in Accra in final AFCON qualifier

Ghana’s final 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Rwanda next month will be played at the Accra Sports Stadium on 03 September, GHANASoccernet.com can exclusively reveal. The decision to play in the capital will make it easy for the Black Stars to fly out to Moscow for a friendly against the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals hosts. Ghana have ...

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Kelvin wins 2016 MTN Hitmaker reality show

Kelvin has been crowned winner of MTN Hitmaker season 5 at the final show held at the National Theatre. In the keenly contested finals on Wednesday August 10, 2016, he defeated other finalists, F9, Eugene and Sir Tino to win the fourth edition of the music reality show. F9 placed second, Eugene was third and Sir Tino was fourth respectively. ...

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BoG to approve interest on Mobile Money deposits

The Bank of Ghana will at the end of 2016 give approval for the payment of interest on mobile money deposits in the country. The deputy Head of Payment Systems at the Bank of Ghana Carissa Kudowor dropped the hint at the MTN Mobile Money Stakeholder Conference in Accra. It was themed: “Let go cashless with MTN Mobile Money, supported ...

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Chief Justice swears in 19 new judges

The Chief Justice of Ghana, Georgina Theodora Wood, has sworn-in 19 new judges and magistrates. The new judges and magistrates were elevated to the bench with a call on them to handle the administration of justice decently and responsibly. Among the list are 12 Circuit Court Judges and seven Magistrates. Mrs. Wood, who administered the oath of allegiance, the judicial ...

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Zambia elections: Polls open in test for ruling party

Zambians have started voting in presidential and parliamentary elections after a campaign marred by violence between rival groups. Al Jazeera’s Tania Page, reporting from a polling station in the capital, Lusaka, said there were queues of hundreds of people waiting to cast their ballots from early on Thursday morning. “Zambians have heeded the call of campaigners to come out and ...

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Clinton says Trump incited violence

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has said Donald Trump incited violence when he said gun rights supporters could stop her from winning. Speaking at a rally in Des Moines, Iowa, Mrs Clinton said “words can have tremendous consequences.” Mr Trump sparked backlash after suggesting “Second Amendment people,” or gun owners, could take action against her. Mrs Clinton also said Mr ...

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We’re cooperating with police- microfinance scam victims

Some victims of the microfinance scam in the Volta region have disputed Police assertion that they are not cooperating with the investigation process to arrest the perpetrators. The Police in the Volta Region yesterday told Citi Business News that the lack of cooperation by some victims is hindering the investigation processes. According to the police, the microfinance institutions, which are ...

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Keep the Peace: How to Break Up with Someone You Live With

Breaking up is never easy. It’s even tougher when you live with them. Find out how to break up with someone you live with without all the mess. I’ve been through a few breakups in my life and let me tell you, none of them were all that easy. They became worse when I already lived with my significant other! ...

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Patoranking breaks record as debut album lands on Billboard Chart

Multiple award-winning Reggae/Dancehall singer, Patoranking has broken a record as he becomes the first Nigerian act whose debut album ‘God Over Everything’ emerged on the coveted Billboard Reggae Charts at the number four spot, less than two weeks after its release. Patoranking just last week was in Ghana to officially launch his GOE album to the Ghanaian populace. One song ...

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Ghana basketball awards Friday

The University of Ghana (UG) basketball team is expected to dominate the 2016 Ghana Basketball Awards which takes place on Friday at the Best Western Premier Hotel in Accra. spOrganised by Rite Multimedia, the nominees will vie for both individual and team honours in over 11 categories. Customs Excise and Preventive Service (CEPS) star, Hashim Brimah, Abdul Mutaleb Alhassan of ...

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