Monthly Archives: August 2016

‘Food crisis’ hits 10,000 laid-off Indians in Saudi Arabia

More than 10,000 Indian nationals laid off in Saudi Arabia are facing a “food crisis”, India’s foreign minister says. Sushma Swaraj said “large numbers” of Indians had lost their jobs in the kingdom, leaving them with not enough money to buy food. The Indian community in Jeddah, with the government’s help, has distributed food to those in need at the ...

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Sudanese president receives award despite pending ICC charges

African leaders must sign and ratify all treaties and conventions issued by the African Union (AU) to enhance human rights and support the work of institutions seeking to preserve the dignity of the African people, said Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir. He was speaking after being presented with the Champion of African Pride award at Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia at ...

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Include entrepreneurship in curricula – NUGS to Education Ministry

The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has called on the Ministry of Education to make entrepreneurship a compulsory course for all tertiary students; at least in their first and final years. Mr Michael Paa-Quecy Adu, the President of NUGS, speaking at the opening of a two-day Education Conference, said it is important to add the course to the curriculum ...

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Uber to take backseat in China

Faced with massive losses in China, Uber is finally ready to take a backseat in the massive market, where it’s been soundly beaten by domestic ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing. As reported by Bloomberg and confirmed later by other news outlets, Uber will merge its China business with Didi, creating an entity worth a combined $35 billion. While this may herald ...

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Six Hobbies That Can Help You Beat Stress

Stress is something that almost all of us suffer from at some point in our lives. Science says a little stress is good, but too much of it can begin to cause serious problems. One of the easiest ways to reduce stress in your life is to turn your attention towards other things. Speak to any specialist, and you’ll hear ...

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Ghana’s She By Bena Presents A Beautiful Monochrome Collection For 2016

With silhouettes and an amazing choice of prints, mixed with monochrome fabrics, She by Bena offers a neat aesthetic and very chic collection! This is typically the type of collection perfect for occasions where one wishes to be casual classy without effort. The look book of the collection is highlights the beauty of clothes’ monochrome beauty with touches of plain ...

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Whoever divorces partner because of adultery is not matured – ICGC Pastor

The Head Pastor of ICGC Paraku Estate in Accra, Stephen Yedu Padmore, has said any husband or wife who leaves his or her marriage because the other partner has committed adultery is immature for marriage. According to him, such a person shouldn’t have ever thought of getting married as the person is not fit to enter into the institution of ...

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Ghana to cut importation of cement

Importation of cement to Ghana will be seen as an illegitimate venture following the maturation of the Import and Export Regulations Bill this week. The Bill will outlaw the bagging and importation of cement to Ghana starting Friday, August 5. Currently, GHACEM which is produced by the Heidelberg Cement Group is the only locally manufactured cement in the country. Even ...

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I Will Do Full Time Politics After I Stop Football – Agyemang Badu Reveals

Ghana’s midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu is eyeing a career in politics after retiring from football. The footballer in an interview reveals that he is building his capacity and laying the foundation for successful career in politics with his charitable works which is endearing him to many people of his community. “I will venture into politics 10 years from now when ...

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15 Real Relationship Goals Most Couples Have No Idea About

With social media so focused on cute relationship goals, it’s easy to forget what really matters in a relationship. These are the real goals to have. How many of you follow some type of relationship goals page on social media? I, myself, follow about three separate accounts that highlight what a successful relationship *looks* like. I emphasize the word “looks” ...

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