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Showing posts from December 19, 2018

“Ban On Illegal Mining Not Lifted” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated clearly that the ban on galamsey, i.e. illegal mining, has not been lifted, and will not be lifted.

“Drone Programme Not On Public Budget” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated, for the avoidance of doubt, that the use of drones to supply essential and lifesaving medical supplies will not be borne by the taxpayer

Video: Meet Iddris Sandu, the 21 year old Ghanaian tech genius behind Uber, Instagram and Snapchat

Iddris Sandu is 21-year-old Ghanaian unconventional tech genius responsible for algorithms that have made Uber, Twitter , Instagram and Snapchat what they are today. Here he opens up about his more recent projects and what technology holds in store for music and fashion in the future.

Blind creature that buries head in sand named after Donald Trump

A wriggling amphibian which can only see the world in black and white and which literally buries its head in the sand has been named after President Donald Trump.

Ed Sheeran breaks musician earnings record

English singer-songwriter, Ed Sheeran, has smashed the all-time record for the for most cash made from a tour in a single year.

South Africa issues arrest warrant for Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe

South Africa has issued an arrest warrant for Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe over an alleged assault in an upmarket district of Johannesburg last year, a police spokesman said on Wednesday.

88-year old Philanthropist, George Soros named as Financial Times 'Person of the Year'

The Financial Times has named George Soros, as its Person of the Year for his role as the "standard bearer of liberal democracy and open society".

Video: Ghana's e-waste dumpsite: Pollution 'could get into breast milk'

Ghana imports some 30,000 tonnes of electronic waste, also known as e-waste, mostly from Europe and America.

Sarkodie, Stonebwoy & Samini-Headlined Concerts To Air On DSTv This Christmas

From Saturday, 22nd December to Saturday, 29th December DStv customers will experience an unprecedented musical storm live from the vibrant West African capital Accra. Three separate nights for fine music from some Ghanaian musical giants intertwined with Fashion, Art, Food and Pop culture from the streets of Accra.

Outrage as Nigeria's former army chief killed by gunmen

Alex Badeh, Nigeria’s former army chief has been killed by gunmen who attacked his vehicle while he was returning from his farm on Tuesday, an army official confirmed.