Monthly Archives: October 2016

Check out MzVee’s outfit on stage at 2016 Miss Maliaka finals

Ghana’s leading female artiste Mzvee seems to reserve her best for the Miss Malaika stage year in year out. The dancehall songstress set the 2016 Miss Malaika stage alight with an exhilarating performance as she premiered her new club banger Summa dis Summa dat. Move kept patrons on their feet throughout her performance as they jammed to her many hits ...

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Five die in Malta plane crash

Five people have died after their plane crashed at Malta International Airport. The small aircraft, a twin-prop Metroliner, crashed around 07:30 (05:30 GMT), shortly after taking off from Luqa airport on a flight to Libya. The victims’ nationalities have not been released. Early reports that they were officials from the EU’s border agency have been denied. Frontex said the plane ...

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Ghana FA Confirms 2016/17 Division One League to start on 17 December

The Division One League Board has confirmed the 2016/2017 season will start on 17 December. This was decided by the the executive members of the 48-team board. A statement signed by the Ghana Football Association General Secretary says registration will start on 14 November. The deadline for the payment of officiating fees is set for 15 December. The just ended ...

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Microsoft stock hits a new all-time high

The boom times are officially back for Microsoft. Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) stock opened above $60 a share on Friday morning, setting a record high for the first time since the height of the dot com bubble in 1999. The stock soared 5% overnight following a strong earnings report, which showed remarkable 116% sales growth in Microsoft’s cloud-computing business, Azure. But the ...

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UDS’ Medical Programme Reduces To Six Years

Professor Gabriel Ayum Teye, the Vice Chancellor of University for Development Studies (UDS) has announced that the duration of the University’s Medical Programme has been reduced from seven to six years. He said the new tenure, which takes effect this academic year, was a decision by the Academic Board of UDS to enable the School of Medicine and Health Sciences ...

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Nana Konadu, Edward Mahama yet to report to Police – CID

Six disqualified presidential aspirants for the upcoming 2016 general election have turned themselves in to the police to answer questions concerning the anomalies detected on their nomination forms. The six reported themselves to the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service at the weekend, in the company of their lawyers. Updating the Daily Graphic on the turn of ...

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How to Succeed in Life: All You Ever Need to Know!

If you’re still wondering how to succeed in life, don’t worry. It does take a lot of elbow grease, but maybe you’re making it harder than you need to. Let’s be honest, no one really wants to sweat and work their ass off for something that may not work out. I totally get it. It’s hard when you hear these ...

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Happily Ever After: 10 Steps to Find Yours and Keep It

The “happily ever after”s you find in fairy tales don’t always play as smoothly in real life. But we’ve got 10 ways to work around that. “The girl who reads such fiction, dreaming her troubles will end ere she departs the altar is well advised to seek at once a rational woman to set her straight.” – Catherine Gilbert Murdock ...

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Cameroon President vows probe after rail crash kills at least 75

Cameroon’s President Paul Biya on Sunday pledged to investigate the causes of a rail crash that killed at least 75 people, as rescue workers scoured wreckage for more bodies. The packed passenger train carrying more than 1,400 people between the capital Yaounde and the central African country’s port city of Douala derailed on Friday near the town of Eseka, causing ...

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Banks unhappy with local dollar bond

Commercial banks are worried government is competing with them for dollars locally, following the successful issuance of the first domestic treasury dollar bond, which raised some US$94.6 million. “I disagree with Seth Terkper [Finance Minister] on this action. I think it is a wrong move. This is government competing directly with the banks for dollars,” Frank Adu Jnr., Managing Director ...

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