REGSEC orders closure of KNUST, imposes curfew after violent protest

Students of the Kwame Nkrumah  University of Science and Technology [KNUST] would have to vacate the school premises by midday on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. This follows an order by the Ashanti Regional Security Council REGSEC to the University to…

Lawyer, witness disagrees over Afoko’s tracksuit

General News of Monday, 22 October 2018 Source: Graphic.com.gh 2018-10-22 Gregory Afoko and the late Adams Mahama The lawyer for Gregory Afoko, the man standing trial for the murder of a former Upper East Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic…

First Crypto Roadshow Hits West Africa

The maiden edition of West Africa Cryptocurrency Roadshow is currently underway in Ghana, Nigeria, Togo and Benin. The road show organized by cryptopreneur, Afrikanus Akosah Adusei from12 to October 28, 2018 is primarily focused on promoting blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies…

IMF Programme Ending Soon

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has stated that Ghana does not intend to extend its Extended Credit Facility (ECF) programme with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Mr Ofori-Atta, who was speaking at a stakeholders’ forum in Kumasi to consider their inputs…

Don’t Step Down In 2020; Come For The Decider–Mahama Tells Akufo-Addo

Former President John Dramani Mahama says wants a ‘rematch’ with President Akufo-Addo in the 2020 general elections. The ex-president said he is ‘begging’ Nana Addo to contest as the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) presidential candidate in 2020. Mahama, who is…

Cameroon aiming for top spot in Group A

Assistant head coach of Cameroon’s senior female team, Bernadette Anong, has warned that they are aiming for the top prize ahead of the start of the 2018 Women’s AFCON. Cameroon have been drawn in Group A along with hosts Ghana,…

SADC On A Distinctive Agenda For Russia

In 1991, the globally recognized anti-western Soviet propaganda machine collapsed and disappeared. Russia and SADC Member States have had long-standing and time-tested bilateral partnerships for nearly 30 years after the Soviet collapse. In this long-ranging interview, the Executive Secretary of…

Cameroon’s veteran strongman Biya wins seventh presidential term

Biya, nicknamed ‘The Sphinx’, has ruled Cameroon since 1982. By ALEXIS HUGUET (AFP/File) One of Africa’s oldest leaders Paul Biya, who has ruled Cameroon with an iron fist since 1982, won a landslide victory Monday in a controversial presidential election,…

Ghanaian singer Ben Brako explains Reasons Behind Semi-nude Photos

Veteran Ghanaian singer, Ben Brako just some few days back, posted semi-nude photos of himself and his wife on social media. The photo, which shows the couple hugging, was however received with mixed reactions by sections of the public. The…

Army Deployed To KNUST

Scores of soldiers have been deployed to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) campus on Monday, 22 October after the students mounted roadblocks, burnt tyres on the streets within campus and vandalised property. Millions of Ghana cedis…