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Kofi Adjorlolo finally makes his romance with young actress public..special announcement soon in December

Veteran media personality and actor, Kofi Adjorlolo finally let down his guards during Saturday night’s Golden Movie Awards where he made public his secret romance with actress Victoria Lebene.  The father of 4 has been dating the young actress on the low for two years and the two were given away by their public display of affection during the award ceremony, where Mr Adjorlolo won Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy.

Sources close to the pair have also revealed that the two may have a special announcement soon, and no it is not a movie. Their engagement/wedding is expected to be held in December.
In 2011 Kofi Adjorlolo  sadly lost Charity Nyarko, whom he had planned to marry that year.  He has since stayed away from marriage although rumour had it that he was dating a priestess.


ECG cuts power to new Cape Coast Stadium over GHC719k debt

The Electricity company of Ghana (ECG), has cut power supply to the new Cape Coast stadium as part of its ongoing mass disconnection exercise .

The Stadium owes the ECG, GHC719,792.56.

In the Eastern region, institutions such as the St. Joseph's Hospital and the Ghana Prisons Service have all been affected in the exercise.

The exercise also sparked a scuffle at the Koforidua Prisons as officers there reportedly ceased the ladder of the ECG taskforce who had gone there to disconnect.

However, the Koforidua Polytechnic were spared after they pleaded with part-payment of their debt.

ECG Officials will carry out a similar exercise at the Eastern regional headquarters of the Police Service and other institutions tomorrow, Tuesday June 28.

The move is being carried out by the state power distributor to collect outstanding debts from customers.

Source: Miriam Hayford - Starr fm

Ashanti regional police commander DCOP Kofi Boakye promoted as commissioner

The Ashanti regional police commander DCOP Kofi Boakye has been promoted as Commissioner of Police. The statements which reads:

The President and Commissioner- in- Chief of the Ghana Armed Forces, His Excellency, John Dramani Mahama has promoted Deputy Commissioner of Police Mr. Nathan Kofi Boakye to the rank of Commissioner of Police. His promotion takes effectfrom 1st June 2016.

The IGP, Dr John Kudalor expresses his heartiest congratulations to COP Mr Nathan Kofi Boakye.

Source: emmanueldonkorgh

Supreme Court likely to rule in favour of NPP – Atuguba

A senior law lecturer has predicted a Supreme Court ruling that could favour the stance espoused by the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Abu Ramadan/Evans Nimako Vrs EC case.

Dr Rawmond Akongburo Atuguba opines that given the party that appointed them and the way they have voted on political issues, the judges will favour the plaintiffs, whose stance is strongly supported by the NPP.

But the former Executive Secretary at the Presidency said a unanimous decision on the issue could be reached.

“On issues of pure politics, and going by which party appointed them; the way they have historically voted on political issues; and their posture and voting pattern during the Election Petition Case of 2012; and in the case of a non-unanimous decision, the majority of the current panel of the Supreme Court will likely rule in favour of the stance preferred by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in this case and the minority for the stance of the National Democratic Congress (NDC),” …

JOY FM Suspends Its Morning Show Host?

The Multimedia Broadcasting Company Limited, owners of Accra-based JOY FM has suspended its morning show host Kojo Yankson, can say.

This website can additionally report that the suspension takes effect June 27 and it is without pay. Mr Yankson is expected back on air July 17.

The decision was reached by management as a punitive measure for what they say was his “conduct on the Super Morning Show on Thursday June 23, 2016 which was not in the best interest of the company – its reputation and audience.”

In a June 23 incident, Mr. Yankson is said to have attacked the person of Ghana’s president John Mahama in a manner that got him apologizing – subsequently.

In a Facebook post hours after the supposed gaffe, he said:

“This morning in the handover with Pastor Ato before the start of the Super Morning Show, I made a joke that has received some attention on social media.

“In referring to the recent media attention over the President riding a motorcycle, receiving a car, a…

Michelle Obama, Sasha, Malia head to Africa

The trio leave Sunday, with planned stops in Liberia and Morocco as part of the Let Girls Learn initiative, a program launched last year by President Obama and the first lady to encourage developing nations to educate the more than 62 million girls worldwide who don’t attend school.

The trip abroad will have additional star power – Meryl Streep and Freida Pinto will join along the way.

In Liberia, the first lady will meet with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the first elected female head of state in Africa, and have a discussion with local teenage girls, moderated by Pinto.

In Marrakech, Streep will join in for a conversation with adolescent girls. Costs for the actresses' trip are being picked up by CNN Films, which will air a documentary this fall featuring the stories of girls in Liberia and Morocco who have overcome barriers to going to and staying in school.

In Liberia, nearly two-thirds of Liberia’s school-age children do not attend class, and girls dropping out of …

Messi quits international football after Copa loss

Argentina and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi retired from international duty after missing in a penalty shootout as Chile won the Copa America final.

“For me the national team is over. I’ve done all I can, it hurts not to be a champion,” the 29-year-old said.

With Barcelona, Messi has won eight La Liga titles and four Champions Leagues.

But his only major international honour is 2008 Olympic gold, with Argentina now having lost three major finals in three years.

Argentina were beaten 1-0 in the 2014 World Cup final by Germany before two Copa America final defeats by Chile on penalties.

He was also on the losing side against Brazil in the 2007 Copa America final. After Sunday’s match finished 0-0 in 120 minutes, Chile won 4-2 on penalties.

Messi’s penalty miss was Argentina’s first attempt in the shootout and it ballooned over the bar after Sergio Romero had denied Chile’s Arturo Vidal.

Lucas Biglia also missed from 12 yards, with Chilean substitute Francisco Silva scoring the decisive…