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NPP chairman suspended

The New Patriotic Party Chairman of Kumawu constituency Joseph Danso has been suspended by the party’s regional disciplinary Committee. The committee chaired by Dr. Amoako Tuffour suspended Mr. Danso on Saturday for threating President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo over the nomination of a District Chief Executive. He was given the opportunity to apologize when he appeared before the committee but …

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Galamsey Continues On Pra River Despite Ban

Illegal mining activities along the Pra River in the Western Region continue unabated despite the coming into force the ban on all forms of illegal small scale mining, popularly known as galamsey, in the country. Galamsey activities have caused massive destruction to the country’s environment and particularly polluted water bodies, destroyed arable and farmlands as well as the forest covers. …

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Nursing Student Commits Suicide

The Nursing and Midwifery Training School at Asante Mampong in the Ashanti Region was on Friday thrown into a state of mourning after it emerged that a first-year student had committed suicide. The deceased, who was identified as Bertha Frimpong, 21 years old, reportedly drank a liquid substance believed to be poison, leading to her death. Her body has since …

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Ibrahim Mahama Coughs GH¢12.7m

Businessman Ibrahim Mahama of Engineers & Planners fame has been ordered by the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) to pay to the state an amount of GH¢12. 7 million, which he owes. The amount, which represents the Customs duty due on equipment which Ibrahim, brother of former President John Mahama, imported into the country but subtly evaded, is inclusive …

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I’m still the king of comedy – DKB

Derrick Kobina Bonney popularly known as DKB has said he’s still the king of comedy despite criticism over his poor performance at the Easter Comedy Show last week at the Accra International Conference Centre. Perhaps, the comedian has pushed aside the recent muddle between him and Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings after the former First Lady was said to have walked …

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See 22 Fab Photos From Sarkodie’s Mother’s 60th Birthday Party

Sarkodie‘s mummy turned 60 not long ago and on Friday, April 21 night, something big happened. The woman known in real life as madam Ewurama Aggrey had a big birthday party at the Unique Flora in Tema. The social gathering of invited guests to drink, eat and have fun was put together by the BET award-winner’s big sister, Veronica Owusu …

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Nacee Brings #BoysBoys And Guru Is On It!

The ‘Counselor 1’ Album by Nacee was a masterpiece, a presentation of a potpourri of Ghanaian music of all genres – a move that placed the artist/songwriter/producer/composer under severe scrutiny. His decision to put songs on the album which many felt were ‘non-gospel’ – got tongues wagging and drew some backlash but the artist remained resolute and unfazed. The critically-acclaimed …

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PHOTOS: Final year student drowns in UG swimming pool

A level 400 Economics and Information Studies student of the University of Ghana has drowned in the School’s swimming pool. Dennis Akoto, 22, said to be a cool guy was rushed to the University hospital and died on arrival yesterday. The Legon Police confirmed that the student is a resident of the Jean Nelson Aka Hall.His body has since been …

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PHOTO: Silent disaster…a village in Kumbungu drink this water

This photo story highlights a major challenge that villagers in Vogu Gundaa in the Kumbungu constituency in the Northern region have faced for years – the lack of clean water for household use and farming. The poor villagers are compelled to use the polluted water on daily basis, making the villagers face health problems, such as diarrhea, and skin diseases. …

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