Author Archives: Adwoa Mena

A message to missionaries, ministers and leaders in ministry

Many times – we are taught as missionaries, ministers on the Mission field on pouring out our all on the field. We are taught to give and the principles of engaging with our community. There are lots of lectures, resources on engaging with your community or on the mission field. Engage! Engage!! Engage!!! the scripture emphasize on it thus: “ ...

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Michelle will never run for office – President Obama

President Obama says both he and first lady Michelle Obama will be “very active” in working with people at the grass-roots level to support progressive causes once he leaves office. But despite her popularity and natural public speaking ability, Michelle isn’t interested in a career in politics. “Michelle will never run for office,” the president told Rolling Stone in an ...

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Gambia polls: Jammeh bans Internet, international calls

The Gambia has banned the internet and international phone calls as presidential elections are held in the West African state. Officials have also banned demonstrations to prevent unrest after the elections. Estate agent Adama Barrow is challenging President Yahya Jammeh, who says divine intervention will give him a fifth term. The Gambia has not had a smooth transfer of power ...

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Schools not fully churning out what industries need – Mahama admits

President John Mahama has reiterated the need for tertiary institutions to double up their efforts to produce marketable people that meet the needs of industries. He observed that in tertiary institutions, especially at the universities, people are “concentrated on saturated courses” like the humanities, with less interest in technical courses. President Mahama was sharing his thought at a presidential debate ...

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Exeter City boss warns Ethan Ampadu against Chelsea move

Exeter City manager Paul Tisdale has opened up the transfer news about Ghanaian-born Ethan Ampadu. The Sun reported that an agreement worth £2.5m was close with Chelsea but Tisdale refused to give any hints about the 16-year-old’s next destination. “He’s got to concentrate this year on his GCSEs – he’s a member of our first-team, and any business that Exeter ...

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Fuel prices down 1 – 4%

Barely a day to the end of the final pricing window for the month of November, prices of fuel across most oil marketing companies (OMCs) have dropped by between 1 and 4.23%, the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers, Ghana has announced A press statement released by Duncan Amoah, Executive Secretary for the Chamber on Wednesday, 30 November said: “Most oil marketing ...

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Stonebwoy hopes next week’s election passes off peacefully – BBC

In a latest conversation with BBC Africa, Ghanaian dancehall singer Stonebwoy has expressed his hopes of a peaceful election come December 7. Through his reggae song Run Go, the BET laureate emphasised the need to guard the peace the country enjoys currently, stating that ultimately, there’s nowhere else to call home. He also recounted widely successful peace concert in his ...

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Facebook messenger launches instant games

Bored while you wait for someone to text back? Now you can challenge friends for high scores on Facebook Messenger’s new Instant Games, like Pac-Man, Space Invaders, and Words With Friends Frenzy. Available right from your message threads, they load in seconds since they’re built on the HTML5 mobile web standard, rather than having to be downloaded like clunky native ...

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Mahama indeed tried bribing me – Bugri Naabu

Mr Daniel Bugri Naabu has confirmed that President John Mahama and his brother, Ibrahim, indeed attempted bribing him. “It is true, I think they’ve shown you the car, I believe they didn’t just call the press conference, so, there’s no doubt about that but you can call later. Thank you,” the main opposition New Patriotic Party’s Northern regional chairman told ...

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NDC MP for Afram Plains South is a thief – Asiedu Nketia

The General Secretary of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia has described the NDC Member of Parliament Afram Plains South, Joseph Appiah as a thief. According to him, the said MP is a known criminal who is currently on the wanted list of INTERPOL for grievous crimes he committed in New Zealand and Australia. Barely two months ...

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