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Showing posts from May 1, 2018

68-year-old Saudi Prince reportedly marries 25-year-old woman after paying bride price of 50 million Dollars

A 68-year-old Saudi Prince married a 25-year-old woman after paying a bride price of 50 million Dollars, according to online reports.

Nigeria attacks: Mosque bomb blasts kill 24 in Mubi

At least 24 people are reported to have been killed in suicide bomb blasts in the north-east Nigerian town of Mubi.

FIFA announces plan to pay an advance fee of $2m to each of the 5 African teams that qualified for the World Cup in Russia

FIFA will advance $2 million in prize money to each of the five African teams that have qualified for the World Cup to help them prepare for the tournament, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said.

President Akufo-Addo Launches Nation Builders Corps.

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, 1st May, 2018, launched the Nation Builders Corps (NABCO), which will employ, in this year alone, 100,000 young men and women to assist in the public sector service delivery needs of Ghana.

Pentecost University College Honours Gospel singer Joe Mettle

Pentecost University College has presented a citation in honour of award winning gospel artiste, Joe Mettle. The citation is in recognition of the awards he won at the just ended Ghana Music Awards.

We've created 1,096,404 jobs in 15 months - Employment Minister

Between January 2017 and March 2018, the New Patriotic Party government has facilitated the creation of 1,096,404 jobs in both the public and private sectors of the Ghanaian economy, the Minister of Employment, Mr Ignatius Baffour Awuah has said.

US Rapper Lil Lonnie shot to death in Mississippi hometown

A local rapper died Sunday night after he was shot while driving, which caused him to crash into a house, authorities said.

Gabon court orders PM to resign, dissolves parliament over delayed polls

Gabon’s Constitutional Court on Monday ordered the dissolution of the National Assembly thus bringing the work of the Ali Bongo-led government to an end

76-year-old Vatican finance chief, Cardinal George Pell faces sex charges

Cardinal George Pell, the 76-year-old finance chief of the Vatican on Tuesday became the highest-ranked Catholic to be sent for trial over historic sex offences.

Joselyn Dumas And Prince David Osei To Host The 2018 Edition Of Ghana DJ Awards

Actress and Joy FM Drive Time Co-host Joselyn Dumas and rapper celebrated actor Prince David Osei will host the 2018 edition of the biggest Disc Jockey festival in Africa, the 6th Annual Ghana DJ Awards.

Trump and Nigerian President Buhari deflect awkward question

US President Donald Trump's reported disparaging of African countries did not come up in his talks with Nigeria's president, the two leaders have said.

Beloved Chimpanzee laid to rest in casket at Uganda Wildlife Conservation Centre

Mourners last Saturday afternoon, converged at the Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre to pay their last respects to a beloved chimpanzee, Late Zakayo.

Street beggars won’t pay tax – Ghana Revenue Authority backtracks

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has denied claims by its Principal Revenue Chief at the Small Tax Payer Office the Northern region that it intends to tax street beggars as part of its nationwide drive to rake in more revenue for the state.