Last Updated : August 28, 2014 10:33 AM
‘I’m a Voltarian by choice’ – Joe Ghartey tells Volta chiefs and people
A Flag-bearer-aspirant of Ghana’s biggest opposition party has told the people of the governing party’s stronghold – Volta Region

 

Over 400 drums of tomato paste turn maggots
"Over 400 drums of tomato paste from the northern star tomato factory in the northern region has turned maggots.
Five Members of Parliament are praying the Sekondi High Court to remove a restriction government imposed on the
Protestors strip to promote ANTI Ice Bucket campaign in China
The Board of United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) has announced the appointment of Mr. Tony O. Elumelu, C.O.N. as Chairman, succeeding Ambassador Joe Keshi.Mr. Elumelu is Chairman/CEO of Heirs Holdings, the pan-African proprietary investment
Ghana's golden girl at the Youth Olympics, Martha Bissah, says her gold medal win is a “sweet dream” and a beautiful beginning she wants to build on.Last Saturday, the 17-year-old girl stunned the Games when she raced to a personal best and a new junior national record of 2:04.90 to snatch victory with an impressive finish.
Ghana's golden girl at the Youth Olympics, Martha Bissah, says her gold medal win is a “sweet dream” and a beautiful beginning she wants to build on.Last Saturday, the 17-year-old girl stunned
The Board of United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) has announced the appointment of Mr. Tony O. Elumelu, C.O.N. as Chairman, succeeding Ambassador Joe Keshi.Mr.
Ghana coach Sellas Tetteh says he goes into every game aiming to win itas he names his team for the African Youth Championship qualifier against Gabon.The Black Satellites depart Accra on Wednesday
Government pays GH¢1.7m to old Black Stars players
The Government of Ghana has presented a cheque of GH¢ 1.7m to the Black Stars squads that won the African Cup of Nations trophy in 1963, 65, 78 & 82 respectively.
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Eight people, who attempted to stowaway from the Tema Harbour, have been arrested by port officials.They were found in a container which was being loaded onto a German bound vessel.
Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua has opened up as to why his church does not have foreign branches despite his popularity abroad.
All schools in Nigeria have been ordered to remain shut until 13 October as part of measures to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

IMF head Christine Lagarde says she has been placed under formal investigation for negligence in a French fraud case but has not been charged.She has been questioned several times about her role in a 400m euro (£318m; $527m) compensation payout to

Minister of Energy and Petroleum Emmanuel Armah Kofi Buah has disclosed that the under construction Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel FPSO
Skyy news’ intelligence gathers Western Region executives of the opposition New Patriotic Party have convened a special
he Environmental Department of the Sekondi Takoradi
Former Minister of Youth and Sports, Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah, has said, he did not feign emotions when he appeared at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry investigating the participation of the Black Stars
   Business
The First Global Public Private Partnership (PPP) Conference has ended with an assurance from government it will provide the right legal framework to enable the p
Although Ghana’s economy is going through tough times, it remains conducive for foreign investment, Seth Adjei-Baah
Elumelu made UBA Group chairman
The Board of United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) has announced the appointment of Mr. Tony O. Elumelu, C.O.N. as Chairman, succeeding Ambassador Joe Keshi.Mr. Elumelu is Chairman/CEO of Heirs Holdings, the
More than 120 world leaders, business owners, city mayors and civil service organisations (CSOs) are expected to converge in New York, USA, on September
The second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Nashiru Issahaku, has joined the train of advocates and policymakers encouraging
Rewrite financial investment rules
The Technical Adviser on financial markets to the Ministry of Finance, Dr. Sam Mensah, is advocating a relaxed legal regime to allow insurance companies and other institutional investors to invest in riskier ventures
   Entertainment
Juliet Ibrahim dating Nigerian actor?
Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim is dating an up and coming Nigerian model/actor, Bryan Okwara, sources close to the two have confirmed.The couple are keeping the romance under the radar but were recently spotted at stylist/publicist Ifan Ifeanyi Michael‘s birthday party.
Western Region Edition: 15 make it to next stage of MTN Hitmaker 3
After carefully and intelligently sieving the 32 talents to select the best materials for the MTN hitmaker, Western Region has decided on 15 names to qualify to ,
Amber Rose leads worst dressed at MTV VMAs
Wife of Wiz Khalifa, Amber Rose flaunted her curvaceous figure beneath a “Laura Dewitt” chain-link 'dress' on the red carpet of the MTV VMAs in Inglewood on Sunday.The 30-year-old actress seemed to be paying homage to the famed chain-link mesh creation that Rose McGowan rocked at the 1998 MTV VMAs.
David Oscar defends Ghanaian stars taking part in Ice Bucket Challenge
Comedian David Oscar has come to the defense of his fellow Ghanaian celebrities who are taking part in the
   Sports
Angel di Maria claims he was forced out of Real Madrid
Manchester United signing Angel di Maria has written an open letter to Real Madrid fans claiming he never wanted to leave the Bernabeu.Di Maria will train with his new team-mates for the first time this morning following his £59.7million British record transfer

 

Ex-Black Stars players to get GH¢1.7 million
As part of the Ghana government's promise to reward former players of the Black Stars, who won the Africa Cup of Nations, the sports minister Mahama Ayariga Tuesday presented a cheque of Gh¢ 1.7 million to be distributed among the winning squads.
It has emerged from the ongoing Commission of Enquiry into the Brazil 2014 appearance of Ghana that the Mahama government blew a colossal amount of almost
Algeria has suspended football indefinitely following the death of Cameroonian player Albert Ebosse, who was hit by an object thrown by fans.
Bissah: It feels like a dream
Ghana's golden girl at the Youth Olympics, Martha Bissah, says her gold medal win is a “sweet dream” and a beautiful beginning she wants to build on.Last Saturday, the 17-year-old girl stunned the Games when she raced to a personal best and a new junior national record of 2:04.90 to snatch victory with an impressive finish.
   Politics
Five MPs sue gov’t over T’di Port expansion
Five Members of Parliament are praying the Sekondi High Court to remove a restriction government imposed on the further expansion of the Takoradi Port.
"If Nana Addo Has Magic Wand To Unite NPP, Why Doesn’t He Do It Now?"
Pollster and Managing Editor of the Daily Dispatch, Ben Ephson has questioned why Nana Addo Dankwah Akuffo Addo wants to be
Akufo-Addo: ‘Let me be the Ouattarra of Ghana’Akufo-Addo: ‘Let me be the Ouattarra of Ghana’
Two-time presidential candidate of the main opposition New Patriotic Party,
2nd FPSO should have been named after Rawlings – ACEP
The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has stated the country’s second Floating Production, Storage and Offloading facility (FPSO) should rather have been named after former President John Rawlings.
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