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Yearly Archives: 2019

Beyoncé is not in Ghana – Mother dispels rumours


The mother of the American singer, Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter has debunked rumours that her daughter is in Ghana. Tina Knowles-Lawson, who is already in Ghana on a private visit and to also have a feel of the ‘Year of Return’ activities, said her daughter, is seeing to motherly duties back …

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Michael Essien’s African team of the decade

Michael Essien

As 2019 comes to a close, former Chelsea and Ghana star Michael Essien has chosen his best 11 African players of the decade. The last 10 years saw significant moments for African football, commencing with the World Cup being hosted on the continent for the first time in its history, in …

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GHPL: Yahaya Mohammed scores first hat-trick of 2019/20 season

Yahaya Mohammed

Yahaya Mohamed has scored the first hat-trick of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season. The veteran striker, who made Joy Sports’ list of players favourite to win the Golden boot, scored three goals as Aduana got their campaign off to a flying start. The Fire Club thumped Inter Allies 4-0 in Dormaa. It was …

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Fire ravages 7 vehicles at Osu

An inferno has ravaged seven vehicles in a mechanic shop at Osu in Accra. Sunday’s raging fire also destroyed three rooms in an adjoining residential building. Reporting the tragedy for 3news, Moses Dickson said, “The cars are quite new,” adding a motorbike in the affected residential building was also destroyed. It is not clear what started …

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West Africa’s new currency, the Eco: Rebrand or fresh start?


Many Africans cheered and applauded when Ivory Coast’s President Alassane Ouattara announced on Saturday “that, in agreement with the other West African Economic and Monetary Union Heads of State, we have decided to reform the CFA franc with the following three major changes: First, the name change of the currency from the …

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GNAT opposes Mahama’s plan to cancel licensure exams


Deputy General Secretary of the Ghana National Association of Teachers has kicked against plans by the opposition National Democratic Congress, to cancel the licensure exams if voted into power. According to Mr Daniel Affadu, they need this accreditation to differentiate themselves from “fake” teachers that have flooded the system. “We feel that …

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Trump and Cardi B’s tweets are making more Americans move to Ghana

Trump and Cardi B's tweets are making more Americans move to Ghana

The man from Boston stared at the ocean and thought: Maybe I’ll never go back. He’d come to coastal Ghana for an adventure, he told friends, but his motivation ran deeper. Pierre Delva, 32, craved a fresh start without the question that had bothered him since childhood. “Is it because …

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DVLA introduces digitised licence system


The Management and Board of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) have introduced high security and digitised trade licensing with the aim of improving efficiency and security. A statement issued by the DVLA and copied to the Ghana News Agency said the introduction will also improve revenue generation at the ports …

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Hohoe Municipal Hospital records 12 babies on Christmas day

A total of 12 babies were born on Christmas Day at the Hohoe Municipal Hospital in the Volta region. They are made up of nine females and three males, with eleven born through normal delivery and one by Caesarean section. Ms Millicent Berchie, In-Charge of the Hospital’s Maternity Ward told …

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Rick Ross lands in Ghana for Detty Rave Concert

Rick Ross

At a press conference, Mr Eazi revealed that he invited Rick Ross after many of his team members and fans showed interest in seeing the artiste. Detty Rave, one of the biggest parties ever, is set for Friday, December 27 at Untamed on the Spintex Road. Kranuim, Grammy-nominated artiste, Koffee and …

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