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Sales executive who earned £850k in one year wins sex discrimination case against ‘old boys network’

A high-flying sales executive who sealed lucrative eight-figure deals has won a sex discrimination claim after she was ‘pushed aside for an old boys network’. Nadine Lee’s male bosses ‘went behind her back’ by stripping her of her multi-million pound accounts and giving them to new salesmen without her consent, a tribunal heard.    Ms Lee, […]

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Trump abruptly leaves podium after starting coronavirus briefing

KUSA Colorado Gov. Jared Polis announced the opening of two free testing sites in Aurora and Adams County on Monday that promise to deliver faster Covid-19 results after people complained they weren’t hearing back for more than a week.  “A lot of the testing being done at the national labs was simply taking too long,” […]

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Tracey Boakye celebrates 3 months of her baby girl’s birth with photoshoot

– Advertisement – The embattled Tracey Boakye has in a post on Instagram put her beautiful little girl on display as she celebrated 3 months since her birth. The Kumawood actress, with her daughter, is seen in the video all smiles and dressed up for a photoshoot. Her daughter by name Nana Akua Nhyira was […]

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NHIS mobile renewal enrolment increased by 19% in July 2020 – NHIA

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) says its mobile renewal enrolments have continued to improve on monthly basis, predominantly since the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic. A statement from the Authority says its latest summary report of all 16 regions recorded increases in mobile renewal enrolment ranging from 8 to 64 percent between June and […]

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CID, national cyber security centre nab operator of empress leak website

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) of the Ministry of Communications, in collaboration with the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service and the National Cyber Security Technical Working Group, have nabbed the administrator of the notorious website, empress leak. Empress leak is a website known for the publication of child pornographic and […]

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Man fights for life after being stabbed by McDonald’s in London

A man in his 20s has been left fighting for his life after he was knifed near a McDonald’s in north London.   Police rushed to the fast food restaurant in Colindale, Barnet at around 6.40pm today following reports of a stabbing.   Around eight police cars attended the scene alongside paramedics and the Air Ambulance.    Metropolitan Police and […]

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Humanitarian NGO ACTED condemns murder of its team of eight in Niger

The humanitarian aid organisation ACTED is to lodge a criminal complaint to clarirify the circumstances around the murder of a group of its employees in Niger on Sunday. Six French nationals died along with their Nigerien guide and driver, about six kilometres from the town of Kouré, in a wildlife reserve about an hour’s drive […]

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Abodapki ‘distances himself’ from write-up on tribal politics

The Chairman of the Volta Regional Council of Elders for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dan Abodakpi has disassociated himself from news publications that point him to be involved in tribal politics. Recent reports on some news outlets indicate that the Chairman advised Voltarians to reject NDC tribal politics. “The attention of this office has […]

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Scientists in Kenya aim to save white rhinoceros from extinction via IVF

Scientists based in Kenya are trying to ensure the survival of the white rhinoceros subspecies via in vitro fertilisation. The last white male rhino, named Sudan, died in the Ol Pejeta Conservancy two years ago. But using his sperm and the eggs of the two surviving female white rhinos, they have created white rhino embyros. […]

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Police slaps Proprietor of Bright SHS with three charges over WASSCE chaos

The police in the Eastern Region have charged Proprietor of the Bright Senior High School (SHS) at Akyem Kukurantumi for allegedly inciting final year students of the school to attack West African Examinations Council (WAEC) officials and a journalist during the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Bright Amponsah was charged with abetment […]

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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot warns looters ‘we are coming for you’ after night of violence

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot warned looters who ransacked the city that they are already being hunted by police who are reviewing HD security camera footage from Monday night’s chaos which saw more than 100 arrests, attacks on 13 police officers and widespread unrest.  The chaos began on Sunday afternoon when police responded to Englewood where […]

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Minority demands prove of payment for customers of collapsed Banks

The minority is parliament is asking for a forensic audit of payments made to customers of collapsed financial institutions in the country. The demand follows an announcement by President Akufo-Addo and other appointees of the government that over 96% of depositors of the collapsed banks have had their locked up funds paid. Addressing the media […]

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Male children of women who suffer from depression while pregnant are more likely to be hyperactive 

Boys whose mothers suffer from depression while pregnant are more likely to be hyperactive and aggressive, a study has revealed. Researchers from Canada also found that children are more likely to develop depression by age 18 if their mothers suffered from prenatal depression. It is estimated that up to a fifth of women suffer from symptoms […]

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Environmental expert attacks Mauritius government over Wakashio oil spill

Sunil Dowarkasing, a former senior environmental adviser to the Mauritian govermnment has accused the country’s current administration of gross negligence in its handing of the MV Wakashio oil disaster. Efforts were further increased on Monday to empty the stranded Japanese vessel of 2,500 tonnes of oil before it worsens the level of pollution already caused. […]

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GES reviews sanctions on 13 dismissed WASSCE candidates after Akufo-Addo’s intervention

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has reviewed its decision to bar 13 dismissed students from partaking in the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) at their current centres. The students who have been dismissed from school for varying acts of indiscipline can now continue to write the exams in their schools. Some had […]

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Disfigured mother prepares to undergo EIGHTH surgery to fix her face

A mother is preparing to undergo her eighth reconstructive surgery after her face was disfigured in a horrific motorcycle accident that emotionally traumatized her two daughters.   In a preview clip from Monday night’s episode of the E! reality series Botched, Dr. Paul Nassif and Dr. Terry Dubrow meet with Hope and her children, one of […]

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Back to school in Democratic Republic of Congo after COVID-19 state of emergency ends

Some schoolchildren and students returned to school on Monday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, after the end of the COVID 19-related state of emergency. The conclusion of the emergency period was announced on July 21 and the partial resumption of classes was then scheduled for Monday August 10, in an attempt to complete […]

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Sales executive earning £750k a year wins sex discrimination claim against ‘old boys network’

A high-flying sales executive who sealed lucrative eight-figure deals has won a sex discrimination claim after she was ‘pushed aside for an old boys network’. Nadine Lee’s male bosses ‘went behind her back’ by stripping her of her multi-million pound accounts and giving them to new salesmen without her consent, a tribunal heard.    Ms Lee, […]

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Pandemic threatens to push millions more Africans into extreme poverty

As a domestic worker, Amsale Hailemariam had an inside view of a richer lifestyle in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa. But the coronavirus has cost the single mother even that meagre living, putting that world even further out of her reach. Her income, she says, has evaporated: “Since the beginning of the coronavirus, there […]

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Kumasi is the hub of Ghana’s movie industry-Kofi Adjorlolo

– Advertisement – Famous Ghanaian actor, Kofi Adjorlolo, has confidently stated that Kumasi is the hub of Ghana’s Movie Industry against Accra after a long debate over which of the two cities in Ghana is the great movie city. Kofi Adjorlolo has set the record straight that Kumawood is the greater in movie production than […]

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NDC promises prosecutions in PDS saga

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) is accusing the government of failing to demand accountability for some GHS1.5 billion that the Power Distribution Service (PDS) received from consumers of electricity. According to the opposition party, PDS generated such revenue between the period of March and October 2019. Addressing the press at the NDC headquarters on Monday, […]

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Roman Kemp in tears after producer Joe Lyons’s shock death

Roman Kemp broke down in tears live on his Capital Breakfast radio show on Monday as he returned to work following the death of the show’s producer, Joe Lyons.  The presenter and his co-stars Sian Welby, 33, and Sonny Jay, 27, took time off from the show last Tuesday after hearing the sad news. And Roman, […]

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I would have adopted a child at the age of 45 if I was still childless– Nana Ama McBrown

– Advertisement – Celebrated Kumawood actress and Television Presenter, Nana Ama Mcbrown born Felicity Ama Agyemang in a convo with Giovani Caleb on Showbiz 360 last Friday disclosed that she would have adopted a child at the age of 45 if she had not given birth. READ ALSO: People found it difficult to pronounce my […]

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Mahama’s sudden U-turn on Free SHS ‘deceptive’ – Nana B

The National Youth Organizer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Henry Nana Boakye has called on Ghanaians to disregard the flagbearer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama’s statement that he has no intention to cancel the Free SHS policy of the Nana Akufo-Addo government. John Mahama on Saturday, August 2020, during […]

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Billionaire wanted: Britain’s second most expensive home hits market for £185m

An huge mansion that was designed by Buckingham Palace’s architect and overlooks Regents Park has been put on the market for £185 million. The John Nash-designed property, 1-18 York Terrace East, would become the second most expensive house sale in the UK if bought for the asking price.    The property firm selling the mansion, built between […]

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