Over 6,000 security personnel to be deployed for swearing-in ceremony of Akufo-Addo and Bawumia

Over 6,000 security personnel to be deployed for swearing-in ceremony of Akufo-Addo and Bawumia

Over 6,000 personnel of the various security agencies in the country are to be deployed to provide protection and security on Thursday, January 7 for the swearing-in ceremony of Akufo-Addo and Bawumia. In a statement issued by the Ghana Police Service, these personnel will be selected from the Ghana Armed Forces, Ghana Police Service, Ghana Immigration Service and other allied agencies. According to the statement, these personnel have been selected and briefed to protect lives and properties and to ensure that the swearing-in ceremony goes on successfully. Part of the…

8000 teachers fail licensure exams

8000 teachers fail licensure exams

Over eight thousand teachers have failed the mandatory Licensure Examination (NTLE) representing 30.75% of the total number who sat for the test. A statement by the National Teaching Council on Monday, January 4 said 27,455 candidates sat for the exams. According to the NTC, 19.013 candidates representing 69.3% passed the exams with the remaining results withheld pending investigation. The council has called on all candidates to check their results from the NTC online portal at exam.ntc.gov.gh by using either their pins given during registration or their examination index numbers using…

Nii Kpakpo Thompson reveals why he is no longer host of Date Rush

Nii Kpakpo Thompson reveals why he is no longer host of Date Rush

Popular relationship show Date Rush has returned on your screens with another season as most viewers were glued to their TV sets for the interesting and entertaining programme. But conspicuously missing from the programme is the regular host, Henry Nii Kpakpo Thompson. The affable host has been replaced by the producers with Giovani Caleb been boxed into the show. Most viewers of the show who are used to the comical Nii Kpakpo were asking of his whereabout as they felt unlike the former host who does his things effortlessly and…

Gov’t extends free electricity, water initiative to March

Gov’t extends free electricity, water initiative to March

President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced the extension of the free provision of water and electricity for lifeline customers by three more months. According to him, the extension has become necessary to reduce the continued ravaging impact the Covid 19 pandemic has brought on Ghanaians. He made the announcement in his 21st COVID-19 update to the nation on Sunday, January 3, 2021. He said lifeline electricity consumers and households whose water usage do not exceed five cubic metres per month will not pay for the utilities in January, February, and…

Nana Ama McBrown shows off all-grown beautiful daughter on her birthday

Nana Ama McBrown shows off all-grown beautiful daughter on her birthday

Ghana’s most loved actress and TV personality, Nana Ama McBrown has caused a stir on social media with beautiful photos of her adorable daughter who appear all-grown-up. Nana Ama McBrown, has blessed social media with pretty photos of her daughter, Nikita, on the occasion of her birthday today, January 3, 2021. The star actress took to her official Instagram account to celebrate the pretty lady who appears to be one of the actress’s favorite children. In a number of photos, McBrown flaunted the young lady known as Nikita McBrown for…

Ghana will plant, harvest, and build to be fruitful – Mensa Otabil

Ghana will plant, harvest, and build to be fruitful – Mensa Otabil

General Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) Pastor Mensa Otabil has revealed Ghana’s standing in the New Year amidst the coronavirus pandemic. In his first virtual service in the year 2021, Pastor Mensa Otabli acknowledged that the country “will plant, harvest and build” to be fruitful. “I know there will be an explosion of fruitfulness this year,” he said. His message was in line with the International Central Gospel Church’s 2021 theme dubbed: Fruitfulness, in reference to Psalm chapter 1. In his message, he urged all Ghanaians to…

Tertiary Institutions to reopen on January 9 – Akufo-Addo

Tertiary Institutions to reopen on January 9 – Akufo-Addo

The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has indicated that Tertiary Institutions in Ghana will reopen on January 9 for academic work. According to the President, the decision was reached based on data from schools which were reopened for examination to take place last year. Also, pupils of the various Basic Schools are supposed to be back in school on January 15 whiles Form 2 and 3 Senior High Schools will reopen on January 18. The President indicated that the Double Track system will end for SHS 1 and…

Fans ‘go insane’ over Patapaa’s unromantic kiss at his wedding

Fans ‘go insane’ over Patapaa’s unromantic kiss at his wedding

Ghanaians on Twitter have described as unromantic and weird, the manner in which musician Patapaa Amisty kissed his bride during their wedding ceremony held on January 2, 2020. The art of kissing at weddings is a common feature of Ghanaian wedding ceremonies. While some couple prefer a simple kiss, others try to exhibit some Hollywood kissing styles” to prove that they are pros at it. Patapaa attempted the latter style of kissing during his wedding and based on social media reactions, he certainly did not pull it off well.  During the moment everyone…

Five musicians took Shatta Wale to Benin to destroy his voice – Salifu Amoako reveals

Five musicians took Shatta Wale to Benin to destroy his voice – Salifu Amoako reveals

Dancehall musician, Shatta Wale may be known for creating hit songs. But his enviable talent has earned him enemies which includes his fellow industry persons. According to Prophet Elisha Salifu Amoako, some persons have gone as far as traveling to Benin to destroy his voice through spiritual means. The General Overseer of Alive Chapel International in a prophetic trance during church service on Sunday, January 3, 2021, revealed that the said persons who are also musicians endeavoured to destroy the career of the “African Dancehall King.” Prophet Amoako Atta, however, states that…