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Asantehene Proposes Constitutional Reforms to Give Chiefs Bigger Say in Ghanaian Politics

Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has suggested the introduction of reforms to the 1992 Constitution to give the chieftaincy institution in the country a more pronounced role in the political space of the nation. The Asantehene observed that the 4th Republican Constitution has more provisions that conform to European standards as compared to Ghana's traditional norms.

Ex President John Mahama announces intention to Run Again in 2020

Ghana’s former president John Mahama has announced his intention to put his name on the ballot for the country’s next election in 2020.

Knifeman shouting "Allahu akbar" kills his mother and sister and wounds one person before being shot dead by police

The knifeman had been on a terror watch-list since 2016 and ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack. But French Interior Minister Gérard Collomb said the incident was not currently being treated as a terror attack.

Visually impaired lady, Efedi Nina Okoroafor writes to Alban Bagbin about his statement on persons with disabilities

The statement of the 2nd deputy speaker of Ghana’s parliament reminds me of my fight with Bibi Bright a few years ago. The actress was deluding herself that she [a person with voluminous curves] was a perfect creation whereas the unfortunate lot of those with disability were mistakes in the sight of God.

Trump jumps into South Africa land debate, govt hits back

President of the United States, Donald Trump, has waded into South Africa’s land expropriation debate. He tweeted on Wednesday that he had directed a study on what he called land and farm seizures.

Beyonce and Jay-Z honoured with the key to Columbia, South Carolina

Power couple, Beyonce and Jay-Z have been presented with the key to Columbia, South Carolina for their humanitarian and cultural contributions.

Kofi Annan to be buried in Ghana – Family

The family of Kofi Annan has hinted the departed UN chief will be buried in Ghana.

Presbyterian Church of Ghana Elects New Moderator

Rev. Prof. J.O.Y Mante, President of the Trinity Theological Seminary, Legon, is the new Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana.

Sonnie Badu and wife Annie Badu, celebrate 4th wedding anniversary

Award-winning Ghanaian Gospel Musician, Sonnie Badu and his wife Annie Badu are celebrating their 4th wedding anniversary today, August 23rd.

Donald Trump: Hush money 'came from me'

Donald Trump has said hush money paid during his election campaign should not be a concern because it came from him.

George Clooney tops Forbes list of highest paid actors after earning $239 million in just 12 months + full list

Award-winning actor, George Clooney is Hollywood's highest-paid actor for 2018 after earning $239 million over the past 12 months.

Simon Cowell receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame & is joined by his family at the glitzy ceremony (Photos)

Music mogul Simon Cowell has received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.