BoG abolishes bank charges on savings account and other ‘unfair’ fees

The Bank of Ghana has directed banks and Specialized Deposit-Taking institutions to desist from charging some fees and charges, as well engaging in some practices it describes as unfair to the banking populace. The fees and charges, and practices identified by the central bank as unfair include, Credit Insurance Premium Overcharges, Maintenance Fees on Savings […]

Veteran Kumawood Actor Agya Manu Confirmed Dead

Veteran Ghanaian actor Agya Manu has passed away on Tuesday, June 15, 2021.  According to sources, the actor passed after battling a short illness, the actor was on set in the central region when he fell sick. The sudden death occurred after he left the set to seek medical attention at Accra his resident city. […]

Denmark’s Christian Eriksen Collapses during EURO 2020 Match against Finland (Video)

Danish footballer, Christian Eriksen, has collapsed on the field during a Euro 2020 match between Denmark and Finland. His health status has forced march officials to suspend the Group B game. Eriksen, aged 29, was put under cardiopulmonary resuscitation at the match on Saturday in Copenhagen. He fell to the ground near the sideline in […]

Why I made June 12 Democracy Day – Prez. Buhari

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), said his decision to change the nation’s Democracy Day from May 29 to June 12 was not about the sacrifices of those who fought to enthrone democracy alone. Buhari stated this early Saturday in his nationwide broadcast to Nigerians to mark the 2021 Democracy Day. He said apart […]

I almost peed when pythons were placed on my neck while acting –Destiny Etiko

Actress, Destiny Etiko, has recounted her experience carrying a python in a movie she starred in. Speaking during an Instagram Live session monitored by Saturday Beats, she said, “The movie, ‘Idemili’, gave me ‘life’. When I got the role, I was told that I would be carrying a snake. My mother actually encouraged me to take the role. […]

Mr. Drew Praises Sarkodie for Blessing his Career

Talented Ghanaian singer and dancer, Drew has hailed Praises on Sarkodie for helping him find his feet in the Ghana Music Industry. According to the ‘This Year’ hitmaker, Sarkodie has been a blessing to his music career and he simply cannot keep mute over it. He noted that his music career turned around positively after […]

VIDEO: Man slaps French President Emmanuel Macron; security quickly takes him down

French police arrested two men after French President Emmanuel Macron was slapped in the face. The incident took place as Macron took part in a walkabout session in a town in south-eastern France. Police made two arrests after the French president was slapped in the face by a man in the crowd during a walkabout session […]

T. B. Joshua’s Wife Speaks on Husband death

The wife of the late Nigerian televangelist and founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) Temitope Balogun Joshua, Evelyn Joshua, has spoken about the death of her husband. Mrs Joshua said the sudden passing of her husband popularly known as T.B. Joshua, has left the family devastated. According to her, the televangelist had prayed […]

BREAKING: Popular Pastor, TB Joshua is dead

Popular Preacher, Mr. Temitope Joshua, popularly known as TB Joshua is dead. Joshua, who is the founder of The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), died in Lagos on Saturday evening shortly after finishing a programme in church. He was aged 57. His remains had been deposited at the morgue and an autopsy would be […]

Nigeria bans Twitter after company deletes President Buhari’s tweet

The Nigerian government says it has “indefinitely suspended” Twitter’s operations in the country, the Ministry of Information and Culture announced in a statement on Friday. “The Federal Government has suspended, indefinitely, the operations of the microblogging and social networking service, Twitter, in Nigeria,” it read. The statement, which was posted on the ministry’s official Twitter handle on […]