UCL Draw: Barcelona could face Bayern Munich or Chelsea in quarters

UCL Draw: Barcelona could face Bayern Munich or Chelsea in quarters

The UEFA Champions League draw took place Friday at the UEFA Headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland and it served classic matches to look forward to, as usual, in the quarter-finals. Chelsea could face Barcelona or Napoli should they pull a surprise comeback against Bayern Munich and Cristiano Ronaldo could come up against his former club Real Madrid should Juventus defeat Lyon, a game football lovers have all been hoping for. The last 16 games will be played on Friday, August 7-8. From the results, Chelsea trail Bayern Munich 0-3 from the…

Sarkodie surprised with a Shatta Wale phone call live on radio and they reunited (LISTEN)

Sarkodie surprised with a Shatta Wale phone call live on radio and they reunited (LISTEN)

Sarkodie is a year older today and he has kicked it off with a Shatta surprise. Whilst speaking to Andy Andy Dosty on Hitz FM, Shatta Wale was connected to the conversation via a phone call and for the first time, the two had a public conversation with each other. The conversation saw the two cracking jokes together about Sarkodie’s birthday. Shatta Wale added that he is even playing only Sarkodie songs today because it is a day to celebrate the rapper and he plans on visiting him with a…

Hushpuppi’s was kidnapped by the FBI from Dubai – Lawyer

Hushpuppi’s was kidnapped by the FBI from Dubai – Lawyer

A Nigerian man accused of a multimillion-dollar fraud and money laundering by the United States was kidnapped by the FBI from Dubai, his lawyer says. Ramon Olorunwa Abbas – known to his 2.5 million Instagram followers as Ray Hushpuppi – and another cyber-heist suspect Olalekan Jacob Ponle (aka Mr Woodberry) were arrested in Dubai, where they lived, in June. They then appeared in a Chicago court on 3 July. The United Arab Emirates has no extradition treaty with the United States but Dubai police said they had been extradited to…

15% increment in transport fares inadequate – Sofoline drivers

15% increment in transport fares inadequate – Sofoline drivers

Members of the Sofoline Drivers’ Union in Kumasi in the Ashanti region have rejected the 15% transport fare increment amidst threats to demonstrate against the Ghana Private Road and Transport Union (GPRTU) National Chairman and the Transport Minister if the percentage is not reviewed upwards. They lament the 15% increase is woefully inadequate to cover the cost of fuel price hikes, social distancing directive, amongst others. Chairman of the group Albert Boamah accused the national leadership of GPRTU of conniving with the transport ministry to force the 15% on drivers.…

WHO announces independent evaluation of global COVID-19 response

WHO announces independent evaluation of global COVID-19 response

The Director-General of the World Health Organisation, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has announced the initiation of the Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response (IPPR) to evaluate the world’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In remarks to WHO Member States, Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the Panel will be co-chaired by former Prime Minister of New Zealand Helen Clark and former President of Liberia Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Prime Minister Clark went to on lead the United Nations Development Programme and President Sirleaf is a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Operating independently, they will choose…

I feel sorry for Counsellor Lutterodt’s wife – Ama K. Abebrese

I feel sorry for Counsellor Lutterodt’s wife – Ama K. Abebrese

Ama Konadu Abebrese, a British-Ghanaian actress, television presenter, and producer has encouraged people close to the wife of popular controversial counsellor George Lutterodt to check on her well being. Her advise comes after the counsellor in an interview on a local TV station Wednesday, July 8, claimed that victims of rape always enjoy the act. His comments have been greeted with lots of condemnation from celebrities such as Nana Aba Anamoah, Juliet Ibrahim, Lydia Forson, Sister Deborah, etc, with a petition to the Ministry of Communication, National Communications Authority to…

VIP bus plunges into River Oti at Dambai

VIP bus plunges into River Oti at Dambai

A VIP bus which was on its way to Wulensi in the Northern Region on Thursday morning plunged into River Oti at Dambai in the Krachi East Municipality, reports the Ghana News Agency (GNA). The bus with the registration number GT 5313-19 was traveling with passengers from Accra to Wulensi when it plunged into the river while maneuvering to get onto the pontoon to cross to the other side. As of 8 AM when the GNA got to the scene, the personal effects of passengers and other items such as motorbikes…

The Bible and Quran are outdated slavery manuals, they belong to the W.C – Nana Tonardo

The Bible and Quran are outdated slavery manuals, they belong to the W.C – Nana Tonardo

Nana Tonardo has once again gone out of the line to express his distress in Christianity but this around he has added the Islamic religion. Unconventionally, he shared a photo of the Holy Books of both religion in a water closet pot and said that is where they belong. “This is where they really belong because this slave manual is outdated,” he wrote. This is not the first time the Ghanaian socialite and actor has made it known that he is not a religious person. Nana Tonardo, who shot to…

Having money doesn’t mean you’re blessed – Joel Duncan Williams

Having money doesn’t mean you’re blessed – Joel Duncan Williams

Joel Duncan-Williams, founder of Firm Foundation Ministries and the son of internationally acclaimed Archbishop Nicolas Duncan-Williams was the recent guest on the weekly Instagram Live Sessions with Nana Adwoa Sarkodie. In the hour long interview, the young prophet revealed that having money doesn’t mean you’re blessed. “Riches don’t determine blessing. The Bible says The Lord maketh rich and addeth no sorrow. You’re blessed from the time you entered this world. I knew Hushpuppi personally and his situation is unfortunate but is he in a blessed position right now?” he quizzed.…

Petition to ban Lutterodt from TV, radio stations gathers momentum

Petition to ban Lutterodt from TV, radio stations gathers momentum

A petition started by Ivy Prosper, a Ghanaian-Canadian TV host and lifestyle blogger copied to the Ministry of Communications, National Communications Authority and Ghana Psychology Council to ban George Lutterodt from TV and radio stations in Ghana is gathering huge cloud on social media. The controversial counsellor in an interview on Adom FM on Wednesday, July 8, claimed that victims of rape always enjoy the act at a point. The petition which was first signed by Miss Ivy has so far seen 10,648 people signing it as at the time…