Ashgold go one-point clear on the Ghana Premier League table

Ashgold go one-point clear on the Ghana Premier League table

Ashgold SC are outright leaders of the Ghana Premier League after defeating Dreams FC 1-0 at the Len Clay Stadium on Wednesday. The Miners were joint-leaders with Kumasi Asante Kotoko heading into matchday 11 but now have 21 points and lead the log after the Porcupine Warriors slumped to 1-0 loss at Aduana Stars. Below are the full-time results; Accra: Inter Allies 1-2 Medeama SC 89’Victorien Adebayor – 15’Kofi Babil , 63’Prince Opoku Agyemang Elmina: Elmina Sharks 1-0 Ebusua Dwarfs 7’Benjamin B. Boateng Dormaa: Aduana Stars 1-0 Asante Kotoko Obuasi:…

MzVee responds to allegations of stealing someone’s beats

MzVee responds to allegations of stealing someone’s beats

MzVee has responded to claims that she stole beats of Ghanaian music duo, Zee TM, without seeking prior consent. The group earlier expressed disappointment about the fact that an ace brand like MzVee could use their beats without approval. According to them, MOG who recorded the song for them happens to be the same engineer who normally works on MzVee’s songs. To them, this points to the fact that either MOG gave the beats to MzVee or she stole it. But the singer in an interview with Abeiku Santana denied…

Coronavirus: Bring back our children; they don’t need your ‘gari and shito’ – Angry parents

Coronavirus: Bring back our children; they don’t need your ‘gari and shito’ – Angry parents

Ghanaian parents whose children remain trapped in Coronavirus outbreak in China insist the government must fly the students back home. The angry parents, who held a press conference in Accra on Tuesday, 18 February 2020, even say they are ready to foot the bill for the flight if the government does not have the financial resources to do so. One of the parents, Mr Nhyira Agyapong, a lawyer, whose daughter and nephew are studying in China, told Joshua Kodjo Mensah on Class91.3FM’s 505 news programme on Tuesday: “For how long…

Nigerian official blames corruption for coronavirus

Nigerian official blames corruption for coronavirus

The head of Nigeria’s anti-corruption body stunned his audience at a public event, which included President Muhammadu Buhari when he blamed corruption for the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus. Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu made the remarks while trying to link corruption to the problems He told a passing-out parade of the commission’s officers on Tuesday that: I strongly believe, your excellency, that even coronavirus is caused by corruption. Fighting corruption is like a crusade against the evils in our society.” I strongly…

Assess your life and vote accordingly – Mahama to Ghanaians

Assess your life and vote accordingly – Mahama to Ghanaians

The flagbearer of the biggest opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama, has called on Ghanaians to do an assessment of their living conditions and be guided by that in casting their ballot in the December 7 polls. Mr Mahama made the call at a durbar of chiefs and people of Ashiem in the Western North Region on Tuesday, 18 February 2020. The former president visited the community as part of his SpeakOut tour of the Western North Region. Addressing the chiefs and people of the…

Chelsea to Ban ‘Large Group’ of Man Utd Fans for Homophobic Chanting

Chelsea to Ban ‘Large Group’ of Man Utd Fans for Homophobic Chanting

Chelsea have vowed to ban a ‘large group’ of Manchester United from ever attending games at Stamford Bridge again as a result of homophobic chanting heard during Monday night’s Premier League clash between the clubs. Chelsea confirmed that some travelling supporters had been denied entry to the stadium as a result of their behaviour, while others were ejected during the game. Details of those involved have been passed on to Manchester United to allow the Old Trafford club to take action. In a statement released late on Tuesday, Chelsea confirmed: “At last night’s…

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp warns Atletico Madrid of intimidating Anfield

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp warns Atletico Madrid of intimidating Anfield

Jurgen Klopp warned Atletico Madrid that Anfield will be as intimidating as the Wanda Metropolitano when Liverpool look to overturn a 1-0 loss from the Champions League last-16 first leg. Saul Niguez’s fourth-minute strike was enough to give the Spanish side the advantage over the defending champions. Madrid’s stadium was raucous on Tuesday with fans orchestrated by energetic Atletico manager Diego Simeone. “Atletico fans who can a get ticket… ‘welcome to Anfield’,” said Klopp. “Emotions are important. Tonight they were obviously completely on the side of Atletico, but I am really looking…

KiDi grabs big deal, becomes new Samsung brand ambassador

KiDi grabs big deal, becomes new Samsung brand ambassador

Ghanaian musician, KiDi has been announced as the new brand ambassador for technology giant Samsung Electronics. According to Eugene Nahm, the Managing Director of Samsung Ghana KiDi’s music career reflects Samsung’s brand promise and aspirations for the new decade. KiDi, who is known in real life as Dennis Nana Dwamena, happens to be one of the most talented highlife musicians in Ghana. “It’s an honor to have a young music icon like KiDi, who is loved by many Ghanaians, associated with Samsung. The music star will promote the brand’s smartphone…

Coronavirus: Ghana, 11 others vulnerable – WHO warns

Coronavirus: Ghana, 11 others vulnerable – WHO warns

The World Health Organization has identified Ghana and eleven other countries as being particularly vulnerable to the Coronavirus outbreak, based on their direct links or high volumes of travel to China. The eleven other countries are Angola, Ivory Coast, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. Despite the high level of vulnerability, the WHO said most of the region is ill-equipped to address the spread of the virus domestically, given the relatively high incidence of people with compromised health (due to HIV/AIDS…