Kyebi: Headteacher beaten to death by teenage ‘wee smokers’

The Kibi Police Command in the Eastern region has arrested four teenagers for ruthlessly beating the Headteacher of Salvation Army Basic School, George Somuah Bosompem to death. The Headteacher, 55, was attacked for protesting against the invasion of his garden by drug addicts who smoke and defecate in the school. Presorts say, four (4) days […]

Ex-NDC MP, 5 Others In Court For Stealing GH¢42m

A former National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Keta, Richard Lassey Agbenyefia, has been hauled before an Accra High Court for allegedly stealing and causing financial loss to the state. Mr. Agbenyefia, former Chief Executive Officer of Venture Capital Trust Fund (VCTF), Daniel Duku and four former employees of the fund, are […]

Zimbabwe schools accept goats for tuition fees

Parents in Zimbabwe who cannot afford school fees can offer livestock such as goats or sheep as payment, a government minister has said. The country’s education minister Lazarus Dokora told the pro-government Sunday Mail newspaper that schools will have to show flexibility when it comes to demanding tuition fees from parents, and that they should accept not […]

DopeNation joins Lynx Entertainment

Ghanaian music record label, Lynx Entertainment, has announced that music duo DopeNation is now part of its family. The announcement was made on the Lynx Entertainment page on Facebook on Monday, April 29, 2019. “Lynx Entertainment is proud to announce the newest addition to the family. We welcome DopeNation with a brand new banger tomorrow…Zanku. […]

Cannavaro quits as China coach after two matches

Fabio Cannavaro quitted the coaching spot of China’s national soccer team, the Italian announced in his social media on Sunday’s night. The current Guangzhou Evergrande’s coach took over Team China and led the team to participate the China Cup last month, but he rejected to disclose his future in this team after the tournament until […]

Benin Pushes on With Legislative Vote Despite Public Outcry

Benin holds legislative elections on Sunday in which not a single opposition party is allowed to run, prompting even President Patrice Talon to admit the vote undermines the country’s democracy. The small West African nation faces its worst political crisis in almost two decades since the electoral commission in March blocked five opposition parties on […]

Man jailed 2 months for littering in Accra

The La District Sanitation and Motor Court has sentenced one, Kwame Akyere to two months imprisonment for littering the Central Business District (CBD) of Accra. Kwame Akyere was sentenced on his own plea due to his inability to pay a GH₵360 fine when he appeared before the court presided over by Juliet Dudoo last week, together […]

CAF pays 24 AFCON 2019 participants $260,000 for preps

Confederation of African Football (CAF) have paid $260,000 to all the countries participating in 2019 AFCON to finance their preparations for the tournament in Egypt. This year’s Total Africa Cup of Nations will have 24 countries battling it all out for glory. The aim of the advance payment is to help federations or associations with […]

Speak Twi in local flights to prevent accident – Yaw Dabo to local airlines

Kumasi-based actor, Yaw Dabo has urged operators of local flights to consider using local as their main mode of communication before and after flights jet off and lands. The comic actor, who was in the news recently for being an irresponsible father, an allegation which turned out to be false, said it is very wrong […]