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Sarkodie, Shatta Wale, Samini, Edem & other celebs react to Stonebwoy’s ‘Anloga Junction’ album

– Advertisement – #Anloga Junction; The much-anticipated album of the time is finally here and already it has reached over millions of fans and followers streaming on all music platforms on the internet. READ ALSO: Anloga Junction: Blakk Cedi and Kelvyn Boy reacts to Stonebwoy’s new album Just as expected, the album which is barely […]

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson ‘briefed on plans to have Premier League football return within weeks’

Boris Johnson has been briefed on plans for Premier League football to return to TV screens ‘within weeks’, according to reports. The Prime Minister has been informed of the proposals for matches to be played behind closed doors. And The Sun claim Mr Johnson sees the resumption of live sport as key to boosting the moral […]

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COVID-19: The woes of Africa during and after [Article]

The fact remained undeniable that the global pandemic is devouring the world into a common place of economic hardship and like the battle of the fittest, only the strong shall survive. While the most devastated COVID-19 continents battled their way through restoration of economic glory and restructuring their health systems, Africa, which recorded least fatality […]

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You can’t tell me how to live my life – Benedicta Gafah to haters

– Advertisement – Actress Benedicta Gafah has since last Monday been in the news over an allegation that she has been warming the of Angel Obinim. After the revelation by the Member of Parliament for Assin Central Hon. Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, the husband of Benedicta Gafah also came out to drop some jaw-dropping secrets of […]

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Charles pays respects to Muslim NHS workers who died during pandemic

Prince Charles has paid his respects to Muslim NHS workers who have lost their lives on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic.  The Prince of Wales also sent a message of support to the British Muslim community as part of a virtual Iftar at the start of Ramadan.   Amged El-Hawrani and Abdul Mabud Chowdhury are […]

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UW/R: Nurses, midwives threaten sit-down strike over exposure of colleagues to Coronavirus case

Members of the Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) in the Nandom Municipality of the Upper West region have threatened to embark on a sit-down strike on Monday, April 27, 2020. The action is to protest the alleged neglect of three of their members who were exposed to a confirmed COVID-19 case. The Nandom […]

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Investing in social services and climate actions to prepare better for pandemics [Article]

The world’s economy is predicted to suffer a significant decline because of COVID-19. Some hard-hit economies will experience a negative growth rate. We are told Ghana’s growth in GDP, which was projected at 6.8 percent, could fall to 1.5 percent. One may ask if we should be concerned with economic growth at this time of […]

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Coronavirus: Let scientists do the talking, not politicians – Nana Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has urged the media the centre the views of scientists on issues having to do with the novel coronavirus. “When people are going to talk about this disease (Coronavirus), they will talk about it from the viewpoint of science. Get the scientists. Let them be the ones to talk. Get those who […]

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Anloga Junction: Blakk Cedi and Kelvyn Boy reacts to Stonebwoy’s new album

– Advertisement – Two of the biggest former Bhim Soldiers, Blakk Cedi and Kelvyn Boy have taken to social media to react to their ex-boss, Stonebwoy on his new ‘Anloga Junction’ album lunch.  Stonebwoy’s former manager, Blakk Cedi reacted to his former artiste’s new album. READ ALSO: Shatta Wale reveals how he has been chilling […]

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Coronavirus dies in SUNLIGHT in just minutes, reveals ‘striking’ study

Sunlight may kill the coronavirus on surfaces within minutes, according to an unpublished study carried out by US Department of Homeland Security scientists that has not been reviewed by independent experts. Their results suggest radiation given off by UV rays can damage the virus’ genetic material and hamper its ability to replicate on surfaces. There […]

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W/R: Amarh Kofi Buah launches Ellembelle Food Bank for the needy initiative

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Ellembelle in the Western Region, Emmanuel Armah Kofi Buah, has launched an Ellembelle Food Bank project to feed the needy, sick and vulnerable persons in the Ellembelle District and its environs. The former Petroleum Minister, speaking to Citi News at the launch of the initiative said there are about […]

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Nana Addo calls for truthful, accurate COVID-19 media reportage

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has admonished all media practitioners in the country to continue to ensure that their reportage on the Coronavirus pandemic is truthful and accurate. Describing the media as “a formidable ally”, President Akufo-Addo noted that the media has so far been helpful in the informing and educating the citizenry about the […]

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Scathing letters from Sex Pistols’ manager Malcolm McLaren to Richard Branson uncovered

Sex Pistols’ manager Malcolm McLaren branded Richard Branson ‘insidious and idiotic’ in letters which have been unearthed after 40 years. The punk rock band was signed to Virgin Records at the time but McLaren accused Branson’s record label of ‘pilfering and pirating’ their notorious album, Never Mind The B***ocks. He claimed in the 1977 letter […]

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Nurses & Midwives Association wants reassigned U/W GHS director investigated

The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives’ Association in the Upper West Region are demanding for a forensic investigation into the tenure of its Regional Director of Ghana Health Services, Dr Osei Kuffour Afreh who has subsequently been reassigned. This call comes after the association “intercepted a letter dated, 20th April 2020 signed by the Director-General […]

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Syd Little is among mourners at Eddie Large’s funeral after star died from coronavirus

Syd Little was among mourners at Eddie Large’s funeral today after the comedian died in hospital from coronavirus while being treated for heart failure.  Around 50 well-wishers turned out to show their support for the comedian as his body was taken to a crematorium in Portishead, Somerset this afternoon.  Glasgow-born Eddie, whose real name was […]

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Nine members of rapper’s entourage are jailed over brawl that left S-Club 7 star’s cousin dead

Andre Bent (pictured), was the cousin of  S-Club 7 singer Bradley McIntosh Nine members of a grime rap star’s entourage were jailed today for their part in a brawl which ended in the killing of the cousin of an of S Club 7 star. The defendants, who had pleaded guilty to violent disorder, were sentenced […]

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Nima traders besiege Ayawaso East Municipal Assembly to demand re-opening of market

Hundreds of traders from the Nima market besieged the Ayawaso East Municipal Assembly on Friday, to demand the re-opening of the Nima market. The Assembly today [Friday, 24th April 2020] temporarily closed down the market attributing it to the traders’ non-compliance of the social distancing directive announced by the president and health authorities. Speaking to […]

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US coronavirus death toll tops 50,000

Businesses stand temporarily closed in downtown Cartersville, Georgia, on April 22. Dustin Chambers/Bloomberg/Getty Images As Georgia businesses start to reopen today and into next week, business owners are expressing caution while also saying they need to open their doors in order to survive financially. Mario Zelaya, CEO of Bad Axe Throwing, said most small business […]

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Shatta Wale reveals how he has been chilling with Stonebwoy behind closed doors (Video)

– Advertisement – Charles Nii Armah Jnr better in showbiz as Shatta Wale has revealed how he has been chilling with the Bhim Nation President Stonebwoy low key behind closed doors without gaining public notice. READ ALSO: Davido explains why people hate him in the industry – Here’s his reason Well, in a video sighted […]

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South Africa coronavirus: Record one-day test, prez mocks ‘mask mishap’

South Africa has become a COVID-19 model for the continent in many ways since it confirmed its index case on 5th March, 2020. From the area of testing through to record number of recoveries, South Africa has been praised for pro-activeness in combating the virus. The economic intervention measures rolled out by President Cyril Ramaphosa […]

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Coronavirus UK: Traffic returns to roads and queues form

Matt Hancock today said he was ‘comfortable’ with firms reopening and Britons getting back to work as figures showed traffic on UK roads is on the rise for the first time since lockdown began.  The health secretary welcomed the decision by construction companies, shops and factories to restart their businesses – but insisted those that […]

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Ghana buffer stock seeks private partnership to boost storage capacity

The Chief Executive Officer of the National Food Buffer Stock Company, Hanan Abdul-Wahab has clarified why the government is seeking a storage capacity building private partnership module. The National Food Buffer Stock Company currently has a storage capacity of thirty thousand metric tonnes, a situation its CEO describes as woefully inadequate. The storage capacity building […]

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Coronavirus UK: Death toll hits 19,499 with 761 new fatalities

Another 761 people have died from coronavirus in Britain, taking the total number of fatalities to 19,499.  NHS England confirmed a further 587 people died with COVID-19 and another 174 deaths were announced across Scotland and Wales.   Victims in England were aged between 40 and 102 years old, and 34 of them had no known underlying […]

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ECOWAS affirms election of Guinea-Bissau president

Months after Guinea-Bissau’s disputed presidential election, leaders in the West Africa bloc, ECOWAS, have acknowledged the victory of Umaro Sissoco Embalo. In a statement released on Tuesday, the Economic Community of West African States said the decision followed “a thorough analysis of the political situation in the country.” The development signifies a diplomatic victory for […]

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True scale of North Korea’s coronavirus deaths ‘very likely exceeds imagination’, defector warns

North Korea is hiding the true devastation dealt to its people by coronavirus in a bid to spare China embarrassment, a senior defector has revealed. The regime is also desperate to keep its death toll from the people, he said, and was terrified of the ‘shockwaves’ that would rock society if the real impact was […]

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UGMC partners PharmAccess Foundation to launch CovidConnect App

The University of Ghana Medical Centre (UGMC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and PharmAccess Foundation, has introduced a new care coordination service app, to efficiently provide healthcare services for people with Covid-19. The app, CovidConnect, will offer individuals a range of services including care management and monitoring, to patients. CovidConnect will ensure the […]

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COVID-19: Worst humanitarian crisis since WWII looms – WFP

World Food Program, WFP, the U.N. food agency has warned that the world is “on the brink of a hunger pandemic,” as it struggles to contain COVID-19. WFP Executive Director David Beasley told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday that “2020 would be facing the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II.” “ 821 million […]

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UK testing website crashes | Germany’s virus reproduction rate is up | Pompeo warns China

Undeterred by a barrage of criticism, the US state of Georgia is moving ahead with its plan to help restart its economy, reopening some nonessential businesses today. Gov. Brian Kemp is one of America’s first governors to ease restrictions, allowing gyms, barber shops, hair salons, tattoo parlors, massage therapists and bowling alleys to resume work, […]

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In Guinea-Bissau, mixed reaction to coronavirus measures

Despite the risk posed by COVID-19, inhabitants of Guinea Bissau capital Bissau show mixed levels of concern with regard to social distancing measures. At the capital’s main markets, some efforts have been made to raise awareness about the potential for contamination in the country of about 1,800,000 inhabitants. The challenges are however plain as Ligan […]

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Police rushed to funeral after gunman opened fire on mourners at Manchester cemetery 

A gunman opened fire at mourners attending a funeral in a Manchester cemetery.  Police in the area at the time scrambled to Gorton Cemetery, Woodland Avenue after a man walked into the crowd and started firing shots last night.  The gunman was then stabbed with a knife, and rushed to hospital with what are understood […]

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