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Juliet Bawuah, Nathan Quao, AKA, Kalusha Bwalya for DStv’s World Cup #Fanalysis experience

FIFA World Cup fever is in the air and DSTV is the only place to get the best World Cup experience. As an African football fan MultiChoice Africa has you covered with a new and exciting WhatsApp group of post-match commentators and analysts.

“Government Committed To The Welfare Of Muslim Communities” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has assured the Muslim community in Ghana that his government remains committed to their welfare.

Cristiano Ronaldo accepts 2 years in prison, 18.8 million euro fine in tax case

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has reached a deal with the Spanish tax authorities to serve two years in prison and pay a 18.8 million euro ($21.8 million) fine in a tax evasion case, newspaper El Mundo reported on Friday.

ISIS Threatens World Cup Attacks With New Video

ISIS has released a new video threatening to attack the World Cup as hundreds of thousands of fans travel to Russia for the opening fixtures of the tournament.

Boko Haram: How Shekau became terrorist –Mum

Mother of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, has given what appears to be her first media interview. Falmata Abubakar spoke with the Hausa Service of the Voice of America (VOA) in Shekau village in Yobe State.

Ugandan wins Africa prize for bloodless malaria test

A Ugandan inventor has won a major prize for a device which tests for malaria without drawing blood.

Government To Fund Movie Production

The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts has hinted it will be releasing funds to support the Ghana Movie Industry which is not vibrant as it used to be.

A member of the organizers for the Ghana Movie Week, Michael Ola, disclosed and commended  government for the initiative.

“The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Arts wants to give some kind of funding to filmmakers to help them in their work,” he said, while whilst giving an overview of the plans to mark the celebration.

According to the organizers of the festival, the minister of Tourism,  Catherine Afeku will also  educate participants on plans the ministry is putting in place to support the film industry.

On his part, the Minister for Employment and Labour Relations, Ignatius Bafuor, is  to take them through how workers of the industry can benefit from pension plans, insurance and better salary structure.
The  Ghana Movie Week  has been  slated  for June 23rd -29th throughout the country.

Written By Ama Kwaa Armah

5th AFRIMA Debuts Four New Award Categories

…DJs, Dancers, Artistes in the Diaspora can now win the AFRIMA 23.9k Gold-plated Trophy