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March 13, 2018

Court orders YEA to pay 10 dismissed staff

News

An Accra Labour Court has ruled that the dismissal of 10 staff of the Youth Employment Agency in 2012 was unfair. The court, presided over by Justice Laurenda Owusu on Monday ordered the YEA to pay the 10 salaries from November 2012 to...

March 9, 2018

61 years of education in Ghana

News

Last Sunday was the maiden show of a news program on GhOne TV hosted by Nana Aba Anamoah. Normally our media houses do not have very rich current affairs programs for their viewers on Sundays, so this program caught my attention right...

March 8, 2018

Nigeria Savors Its Olympic Bobsled Debut

Sports

Nigeria was winning the Olympic women’s bobsled race. Yes, really. That sentence is 100 percent accurate — albeit with some massive reservations. The Nigerians were the second sled down the track in the opening heat of the women’s...

March 7, 2018

Points For Eating Healthy On A Budget

Lifestyle

When you have a tight budget, meal planning and grocery shopping have its challenges. When you have a tight budget and you’re dedicated to eating healthfully, it’s even trickier. Jumia Food , Nigeria’s no 1 food...

March 5, 2018

Ghanaian Excellence

Lifestyle

As Ghanaian independence is around the corner,I cannot help but think to myself of how many Ghanaian trail-blazers there currently are. Growing up in the UK as a British Ghanaian youngster in the nineties I saw just a few Ghanaian...

March 2, 2018

GFA to meet Olympics over GHPL injunction

Sports

The Ghana Football Association has invited Accra Great Olympics Football Club to meet on Friday, March 2 and discuss the latest injunction that has help up the start of the Ghana Premier League season. The new injunction was served on...

February 27, 2018

2017/18 Ghana Premier League season launched

Sports

The 2017/18 Ghana Premier League has officially been launched and is set to commence this weekend, March 3 and 4. The launch of this year’s edition of the Elite league which was held at the forecourt of the GFA Secretariat in Accra on...

February 26, 2018

Kotoko appoint Paa Kwesi Fabin

Sports

Asante Kotoko have appointed former Black Starlets head coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin, to run the team ahead of the upcoming Ghana Premier League season. The announcement was made on Sunday via Kotoko’s official Twitter handle two days after...

February 23, 2018

Korai X Kente Bringing New Life To Kente

Fashion

Kòrai – Territorio, Sviluppo e Cultura, a Sicilian Cooperative Company of Young Professionals, is the new industry changing the face of Kente fashion in Ghana and globally with their eco-crafted and eco-designed Korai x Kente...

February 23, 2018

5 Ways To Nail A Public Speaking Engagement

Opinions

Step 1: Research and Preparation Consider the audience that you will be speaking to, and make sure that the tone and information is appropriate for that audience. Try to put yourself in their shoes, and think about what you want the...

February 22, 2018

9 Survival Tactics For Entrepreneurs

Career & Money

UNDERSTAND YOU CAN’T DO IT ALL Often times brand new entrepreneurs are afraid to say no, they don’t want to turn down anyone who might be a potential customer. However some of the most successful entrepreneurs have learned to say no...

February 22, 2018

Banks to lose hold on interest rates

Business

The Bank of Ghana is hoping that banks will soon reduce their interest rates on loans to reflect the continuous drop in the policy rate. The central bank believes that the development should also help correct the balance sheets of...

February 20, 2018

Assets Of UT, Capital Banks Now On Sale

Business

Audit and assurance firm, and assurance firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), is seeking buyers for landed properties of the UT and the Capital banks to help mobilise funds to pay off their creditors. The four properties situated in...

February 16, 2018

Ultra-processed foods ‘linked to cancer’

Health

A link between highly processed foods and cancer has been suggested by French researchers. They classified foods including cakes, chicken nuggets and mass-produced bread as “ultra-processed”. A study of 105,000 people...

February 16, 2018

How To Pack Light When Travelling With Kids

Lifestyle

When travelling with kids, there is a very high possibility that you are going to overpack. This is because you have to pack for your kids. This should not always be the case since you can pack light regardless of the number of kids or...

February 15, 2018

President Zuma resigns

News

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned his office with immediate effect. He made the announcement in a televised address to the nation on Wednesday evening. Earlier, Mr Zuma’s governing ANC party told...

February 13, 2018

Veteran actor Super OD dies at 84

Entertainment

Veteran actor Asonaba Kwaku Darko, popularly known as Super OD, has died. The actor passed away on Tuesday, February 13 at the Swedru Government Hospital in the Central Region. The 84-year-old veteran actor had been out of the public’s...

February 13, 2018

Accra flooded after Tuesday’s heavy downpour

News

Some parts of the capital have been flooded following a heavy downpour on Tuesday morning The rains started a few minutes to 6 am and lasted for about an hour and a half. Several parts of Accra, including Kaneshie, Abossey Okai,...

February 12, 2018

GRIDCo to export electricity to Burkina Faso

News

The Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) says it will soon start the export of some 50 megawatts of electricity to Burkina Faso once work on the interconnection lines has been completed. Mr Frank Okyere, the Systems Control Manager at GRIDCo,...

February 9, 2018

Ebony Reigns dies in fatal collision

Entertainment

Popular dancehall artiste, Ebony Reigns, has died in a gruesome road accident that occurred late Thursday evening on the Sunyani-Kumasi road. According to police, the 20-year-old singer and two military officers were on board a Jeep...

February 8, 2018

6 Habits That Makes You Age Faster

Lifestyle

1. Smoking It is a known fact that smoking harms your health in many ways. But smoking can also accelerate the aging process of your skin. By quitting smoking and avoiding secondhand smoke, you can restore your skin’s health. A 2010...

February 7, 2018

US stocks suffer worst fall in six years

Business

US stocks suffered their worst falls in more than six years yesterday in a sell-off sparked by concerns of higher interest rates. The Dow Jones Industrial Average index tumbled by 4.6%. The White House moved to reassure investors...

February 6, 2018

WATER RATIONING, DID WE SEE IT COMING?

Uncategorized

  On April 8th 2017, I released an article which was published by ghanaweb, newsghana and modernghana concerning galamsey activities and its socioeconomic effects on the economy and livelihood. To prevent the unbearable from...

February 6, 2018

Guava For Diabetes; Health Benefits Of Guava

Health

Take a look at Guava health benefits! 1. Rich In Vitamin C Guava contains Vitamin C and it helps protect cells and lower cancerous damage to them. 2. Lesser Diabetes Risk And Cleaned System Fiber is important for lowering blood sugar...

February 5, 2018

Bitcoin Sinking On Exchange Fears

Business

Bitcoin fell to its lowest level since November amid fears that its price was propped up artificially by one of the world’s largest digital currency exchanges. The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission, a financial regulator,...

February 5, 2018

5 Interesting Ways To Make Exercise A Habit

Lifestyle

Everyone desires to make exercise a habit but making it a reality is always the problem here. The fact remains it isn’t difficult to start a fitness routine. Anyway, these simple tips will help make exercise a habit for you. Add...

February 5, 2018

Morocco beat Nigeria 4-0 in CHAN 2018 Final

Sports

Hosts, Morocco, lived up to their pre-tournament favourites tag beating Nigeria 4-0 in the final on Sunday at a packed Complexe Mohamed V in Casablanca. A brace from Zakaria Hadraf and a goal each from Walid El Karti and Ayoub El Kaabi...

February 5, 2018

ICU to kick against proposed increase in NHIS levy

News

The Industrial and Commercial Workers’ Union says it will kick against the proposed one percent increment in the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) levy. The General Secretary of ICU), Solomon Kotei, said the increment of the NHIS...

February 2, 2018

Overcome Migraine With These Simple Hacks

Health

Over-the-Counter Drugs You don’t need a prescription to get painkillers called NSAIDs, like ibuprofen and naproxen. They cut down the inflammation that makes your head hurt. You can also buy migraine remedies that have a mix of...

February 2, 2018

What Kids Are Really Learning About Slavery

Diaspora

A new report finds that the topic is mistaught and often sentimentalized—and students are alarmingly misinformed as a result.   A class of middle-schoolers in Charlotte, North Carolina, was asked to cite “four reasons why Africans...

January 31, 2018

Healthy Easy To Make Smoothies For Weight Loss

Health

This Peaches and Cream Oatmeal Smoothie is one of my favorite breakfast smoothie recipes. It’s full of protein, and contains oatmeal, which studies have shown can help lower cholesterol. Number of servings: 1 Serving size: 1 smoothie...

January 31, 2018

Jordan Ayew Goal Helps Swansea Beat Arsenal

Sports

Jordan Ayew’s fine scoring form continued on Tuesday night as he netted in Swansea City’s stunning 3-1 home win over Arsenal in the Premier League. Ayew struck his fifth league goal of the season as the Swans claimed full...

January 31, 2018

US Set To Inject $60m Into Energy Sector

News

The United States Ambassador to Ghana, Robert Jackson, has said the United States will invest 60 million US dollars into Ghana’s energy sector in the next few years to boost the sector. Robert Jackson disclosed this when he paid a...

January 29, 2018

Health Benefits Of Coffee You Never Knew

Health

1. Coffee is a potent source of healthful antioxidants. In fact, coffee shows more antioxidant activity than green tea and cocoa, two antioxidant superstars. Scientists have identified approximately 1,000 antioxidants in unprocessed...

January 25, 2018

VOLTA STAR TEXTILES LIMITED IN FINANCIAL DISTRESS

News

Volta Star Textiles Company Limited (VSTL) is in dire financial situation and requires about a capital injection of GH₵20 million to be viable. As at May, 2017 the total debt of the Company stood atGH¢13.4m. The Minister for Trade and...

January 24, 2018

Secrets to Getting Sales from BANNER Images

News

Banner images, also known as panoramic or panorama, can be a difficult segment of the stock industry to figure out. But if you can come up with a winning concept, they can be a significant impact on your overall sales. The first thing...

January 23, 2018

4 Foods For Healthy Bones

Health

Yogurt Most people get their vitamin D through exposure to sunlight, but certain foods, like yogurt, are fortified with vitamin D. One cup of yogurt can be a creamy way to get your daily calcium. Stonyfield Farms makes a fat-free...

January 22, 2018

7 Foods That Will Boost Your Digestive Health

Health

Your digestive system affects the well-being of every cell in your bodies. A healthy digestion will contribute to boosted energy levels, beautiful skin and rejuvenating sleep. So, it is key to boost your digestive health or systems....

January 19, 2018

Simple And Easy Ways To Detoxify Your Body

Health

1. Start the day with a glass of spring water and the juice of one freshly squeezed lemon. This helps flush out the toxins and alkalizes the body. Alternatively, you can add a couple of tablespoons of apple cider vinegar to a glass of...

January 17, 2018

Here’s Why You Should Never Skip Breakfast

Health

Breakfast is an important tool in maintaining effective cognitive functioning. For example, the USDA reports eating breakfast may help improve school children’s scores in math, reading and on standardized tests. It also cites...

January 15, 2018

5 Food Tips That Will Boost Brain Performance

Health

The brain is one of the most complex organs of the body. It determines who you are and how you navigate through the world. Its maintenance and care don’t have to be complicated. One of the best ways to maintain the brain and boost its...

January 15, 2018

How-to get a Brand New Job in 2018!

Lifestyle

As an active recruiter (I am the owner of HIREghana, www.HIREgh.com ), my associates and I – we have frequently witnessed a lot of candidates doing a few mistakes here and there with their jobhunting activities. Here is a simple...

January 11, 2018

4 Best Ways To Promote An Event Online

Lifestyle

Promoting an event online is really not as difficult and complex as some might think. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 best ways to promote an event online. Create Content to Promote Your Event This is where...

January 5, 2018

Ghana mourns Six in Bronx fire in New York

News

A family of three were among the six Ghanaians killed in the fire in the New York suburb of Bronx that claimed the lives of at least 12 people. Solomon Donkor, 49, his 17-old-daughter Hannah Adoma Donkor and his 12-year-old son William...

December 27, 2017

Top 4 healthy tips during harmattan

Health

Harmattan season is already here and as usual, it comes with a dusty, windy, cold and dry atmosphere. We need to be ready and get our guards on in order to avoid looking like a desert tortoises; you need optimum moisture. Hence you’d...

December 25, 2017

Serena Williams Adds another gift to her medals

Sports

Serena Williams and husband Alexis Ohanian announce the birth of their first child. No one can deny that the tennis champ and the Reddit co-founder had an amazing year. From celebrating their engagement and welcoming a baby girl to...

December 25, 2017

Men, How To Keep A Clean Beard

Lifestyle

Nate Nagy provided this facial hair grooming guide Before You Trim: Start by washing your scruff with a beard soap or shampoo, and then comb all hairs in a downward direction to even them out. This will give you a more accurate idea of...

December 23, 2017

Six Tips For Saving Money This Christmas

Lifestyle

There is a whole lot of spending that is done this Xmas. By the time the New Year arrives, your account is probably red. But the festive season need not drain your finances as there are always ways to save money during Xmas. Here are...

December 22, 2017

International Briefs

News

To end the year, the Global Briefing is running an exclusive series of quick takes this week from leading analysts. They will all be writing on the big issues to watch out for around the world in 2018. Our...

December 22, 2017

THE WHITE ELEPHANT ATTITUDE

Uncategorized

Being a coward, not being truthful, defending Your Own self in defenseless moments proves no point but rather exposes you to lot of criticisms than you should have received.   This is how African Politics should have looked like....

December 22, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo trains alone ahead of Clasico

Sports

Cristiano Ronaldo was again unable to take part in Real Madrid training on Thursday morning, just 48 hours before Saturday’s “must-win” Clasico at home to La Liga leaders Barcelona. Madrid, the reigning champions, go into the fixture...

December 21, 2017

Philippines ferry carrying 251 capsizes

World

A ferry carrying 251 people has capsized in stormy seas off the east coast of the Philippines, the coastguard says. A spokesman said a number of casualties had been reported. Huge waves are said to have caused the boat to overturn....

December 20, 2017

7 Ways To Improve Your Eating Habits

Lifestyle

1. Eat the right amount of food. Most Americans and people in industrialized countries eat way too much. If you’re not trying to gain weight, this can lead to serious health problems including heart disease and type 2...

December 19, 2017

SEASONAL GREETINGS AND NEW YEAR WISHES

Uncategorized

  For unto us this season, a child is born,  a child whose Government is as mobile as a Nokia Phone. A child whose government is effective where ever his presence is felt.  A child is born unto us through an undefiled woman named Mary;...

December 18, 2017

10 tips for a healthy, fat-free 2018

Lifestyle

Eating a snack between your main meals can prevent you from overeating in the next meal Lose weight, exercise regularly, follow a healthy diet-we make such resolutions every year and 2018 will be no different. Interestingly, most of...

December 11, 2017

Kofi Badu pledges support for NPA

News

A business magnate, Mr. Kofi Badu who runs several businesses in the country including K Badu agro-chemical, last Friday, donated thousand bags of cement as his support towards the completion of the proposed Ashanti Regional office...

December 11, 2017

Germany improves ties with Ghana

News

The President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, will visit Ghana for a state visit from December 11 to December 13, 2017. He will be accompanied by the Federal Minister for Economy and Energy, Mrs. Brigitte...

December 6, 2017

Trump’s Jerusalem decision promises upheaval

World

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump’s fragile political standing among American voters may be about to cause dangerous reverberations in the Middle East. His announcement Wednesday that he will recognize Jerusalem as the...

December 5, 2017

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