3 Ghanaians die of coronavirus in Europe – Foreign Minister discloses

3 Ghanaians die of coronavirus in Europe – Foreign Minister discloses

Three Ghanaians have lost their lives to the COVID-19 pandemic the Foreign Minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, has announced. According to the minister, two of them were confirmed dead in Italy while one passed away in Denmark after being infected with the virus. Coronavirus has had a huge burden on the world with global infection toll hitting 200,000 after doubling in less than two weeks. China, Italy, Iran, Spain, and Germany have suffered the highest number of infections. Meanwhile, Ghana recently recorded its seventh case. The Ghana Health Service has also warned…

Stonebwoy to self-quarantine, avoid wife and kids for 14-days

Stonebwoy to self-quarantine, avoid wife and kids for 14-days

In order to provide safety for his beloved family, multiple award-winning Ghanaian afro-dancehall musician Stonebwoy has decided to distance himself from his family and be in isolation for 14-days when he returns from the United States. The “Come from Far” hitmaker who is currently in the States after cancelling his tour following the coronavirus outbreak has said he will put his family’s safety first when he arrives in Ghana. The United States has so far recorded 6,524 cases with death toll passing 100. All the 50 states in the US have recorded…

Arsenal Outraged by Barcelona’s Attempts to Unsettle Captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Arsenal Outraged by Barcelona’s Attempts to Unsettle Captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is a wanted man. And he’s wanted by Barcelona. And when Barcelona come knocking, they seldom don’t get what they want.  La Blaugrana are doing their best to land the striker they believe will bang in the goals for the coming years – Arsenal captain Aubameyang. But in the north London club’s opinion, the Catalan giants are not being particularly discrete in their attempts to unsettle the clinical forward.  Spanish outlets ran several stories labelling Aubameyang as unhappy at the Emirates Stadium, and suggested that the 30-year-old was ready…

Euro 2020 postponed until next summer

Euro 2020 postponed until next summer

Euro 2020 has been postponed by one year until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic. European football’s governing body made the decision during an emergency video conference involving major stakeholders on Tuesday. The tournament, due to take place from 12 June-12 July this summer, will now run from 11 June to 11 July next year. The postponement provides a chance for European leagues that have been suspended to now be completed. By moving the European Championship, Uefa now has a clash with the Women’s European Championship, which is due to…

Kwesi Appiah set to hand over official properties to the GFA

Kwesi Appiah set to hand over official properties to the GFA

Ex-Black Stars coach, James Kwesi Appiah is expected to hand over his three-bedroom house to the Ghana Football Association in the coming days, according to reports in the local media. The 58-year-old was given a well-furnished accommodation by the Ministry of Youth and Sports in consultation with the GFA. Kwesi Appiah was relieved of his position by the GFA following the dissolution of the technical teams of all national sides including both the men’s and women’s national teams. As a result, he is expected to hand over the official accommodation to the…

EC plans to reject old voters ID cards and birth certificates for new registration

EC plans to reject old voters ID cards and birth certificates for new registration

The Electoral Commission (EC) is planning not to accept old voters ID cards and birth certificates as a primary form of identification in the new voters registration exercise planned for April 2020. This will be enforced if the new proposal for amendment in the Constitutional Instrument (CI) for the registration currently before Parliament becomes law. The EC on Monday (March 16) sent a proposal to Parliament for an amendment in the Constitutional Instrument 91 (CI) which guides the conduct of elections in Ghana. In the proposal, the EC is seeking…

Coronavirus tweet gone wrong – Wendy Shay trolled on social media

Coronavirus tweet gone wrong – Wendy Shay trolled on social media

The ‘Steve Wonder’ crooner is a ‘trender’, trending for the good, bad and the ugly. Wendy Shay is increasingly becoming popular for her interviews and peculiar tweets that most often than not, set social media ablaze. From the ‘Ghana wake up’ tweet, to the ‘ancient of days’ goof, to her most recent, a tweet on the fast-spreading coronavirus disease, the Rufftown records appears to have established her ‘brand’.She appears to have nudged tweeps with her latest post about coronavirus and the need to stay safe. “I’m still hotter than Coronavirus…damn, wetin Corona dey…

‘I’m ever ready to play for them’ – Shafiu Mumuni on rumors linking him to Kotoko

‘I’m ever ready to play for them’ – Shafiu Mumuni on rumors linking him to Kotoko

Ashanti Gold skipper Shafiu Mumuni has expressed his readiness to play for regional rivals Asante Kotoko in the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League. Mumuni has been linked with a move to the Porcupine Warriors as coach Maxwell Konadu is keen on strengthening his front-line for the second round of the league which is currently suspended due to the outbreak of coronavirus. The club made several attempts to sign the highly-rated forward but a deal couldn’t materialise last season. According to the 24-year-old, he is yet to receive an offer from the…

John Dumelo donates items to Ayawaso West police officers to fight coronavirus

John Dumelo donates items to Ayawaso West police officers to fight coronavirus

John Dumelo has come the way of police officers in the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency by gifting them sanitizers among other items to fight the coronavirus. The actor turn politician handed the items to five police stations today, 17th March 2020 in the constituency. According to John Dumelo, we need to protect those who protect. The world is on campaign advising everyone to frequently wash their hands with soap and running water as a precautionary measure against the pandemic. Sharing pictures from his donation, he wrote “All 5 police stations…

Coronavirus: Pastor arrested for contravening ban on social gatherings [VIDEO]

Coronavirus: Pastor arrested for contravening ban on social gatherings [VIDEO]

A pastor has been busted at North Suntreso in Kumasi for contravening the ban on social gatherings imposed in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak 9COVID-19) in Ghana. Apostle Kofi Nkrumah Sarkodie is said to have organised members of his church for his service on Wednesday morning (March 18, 2020). Police officers stormed the premises and arrested the pastor amidst a resistance from his congregants Graphic Online understands. Apostle Kofi Nkrumah Sarkodie organised a church service despite the ban on public gatherings including church services. Samson K. Nyamekye of Hello FM in Kumasi reported…