KATH staff drags CEO to CHRAJ for allegedly blowing COVID-19 cash

KATH staff drags CEO to CHRAJ for allegedly blowing COVID-19 cash

An Accounts Officer with the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Awuni Akyeraba, has petitioned the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), to investigate the Chief Executive Officer and Medical Director of the Hospital for allegedly misusing COVID-19 funds. The petitioner alleges that the CEO and the Medical Director used funds meant to fight COVID-19 to purchase luxurious vehicles. He says the hospital is currently in dire need of essential equipment to deliver medical care, but the management has chosen to use the funds for personal gains. “I want…

Hasaacas Ladies’ Evelyn Badu in pole position for top scorer prize at CAFWCL

Hasaacas Ladies’ Evelyn Badu in pole position for top scorer prize at CAFWCL

Hasaacas Ladies forward, Evelyn Badu is favourite to win the topscorer award at the maiden CAF Women’s Champions League. After scoring the winner in Monday’s semi-final win over Moroccan club ASFAR, Badu now has five goals in four games. Her closest contenders, ASFAR’s Sanaa Mssoudy and Drepoba Stephanie Gbogou of Malabo Kings failed to add to their three goals in yesterday’s semis. However, both have another opportunity to add to their tallies in Thursday’s 3rd and 4th place match. Badu will also get a chance to score more goals as…

Wizkid wins Best African Act of the year

Wizkid wins Best African Act of the year

Nigerian afro-beats act, Wizkid, has been adjudged as the Best African Act in this year’s edition of the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA). MTV base officially named and congratulated Wizkid on social media for his victory via their Twitter handle. “HUGE congratulations to BIG WIZ @wizkidayo for winning Best African Act! From Lagos to the world,” the post read accompanied by a 15-second video with the picture of Wizkid. Wizkid trounced upon Tems, Amaarae, Focalistic, and Diamond Platnumz in the keenly contested category. Wizkid has been named as the headline…

Actress Princess Shyngle laments on the difficulty in getting pregnant

Actress Princess Shyngle laments on the difficulty in getting pregnant

Gambian-born, Ghanaian actress Princess Shyngle has cried out about the difficulty in getting pregnant. In the past, the actress was reported to have lost a pregnancy and groaned on social media for some days. Princess Shyngle in an Instagram post recounted her least expectation of the difficulty in getting pregnant. The entrepreneur mentioned that a female could have sex daily for years and still not get pregnant. “I never knew getting pregnant is the hardest thing ever when you’re ready. You can have ѕєχ every day for three years and…

It’s Ghana vs South Africa for the second time in a week as Hasaacas Ladies reach CAFWCL final

It’s Ghana vs South Africa for the second time in a week as Hasaacas Ladies reach CAFWCL final

Just a day after the men’s senior national team, the Black Stars earned a narrow and somewhat controversial victory over South Africa, Ghanaian club, Hasaacas Ladies booked their place in the final of the inaugural CAF Women’s Champions League against South African side, Mamelodi Sundowns. The final on Friday will climax a week of great tension between the two footballing nations. Winning Friday’s final would cement either club in history as the first-ever winners of CAF’s Women’s Champions League. As such, the match is set to be highly competitive on…

Ken Agyapong sues Kelvin Taylor for defamation; demands $9.5M

Ken Agyapong sues Kelvin Taylor for defamation; demands .5M

The Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, has dragged US-based Ghanaian journalist, Kevin Taylor, and his media company, Loud Silence to court over alleged defamatory comments made against him. Ken Agyapong is seeking USD $9.5 million dollars in damages awarded against Mr. Taylor. A fifteen-paged court document filed at the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, said the MP’s suit was influenced by a series of  “false and defamatory statements in a series of videos and an email correspondence published by Defendants (Keven Taylor…

NABCO Trainees to Remain at Post; New Trainees to be Recruited Next Year

NABCO Trainees to Remain at Post; New Trainees to be Recruited Next Year

Beneficiaries of the Nation Builders’ Corps (NABCO) have been asked to remain at their respective post while arrangements are being made to make them permanent government workers. These were captured in a notice to all trainees after a high-level stakeholders meeting led by Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia and the Chief of Staff, Akosua Frema Osei-Opare. “In line with the exit preparation after your three(3) years on the scheme, all NABCO trainees will remain at post pending permanent arrangements,” the notice to trainees said. “The NABCO Secretariat expects trainees to continue to…

Ajumako district records 25 pregnant girls at BECE centres

Ajumako district records 25 pregnant girls at BECE centres

Ajumako Enyan Essiam District in the Central Region has recorded 25 teenage pregnancies among candidates who are sitting for the 2021 Basic Education Certificate Examination(BECE). A total of 2,783 candidates are sitting for the exams that started on Monday, November 15, in the Ajumako Enyan Essiam District of which 1,451 are female and 1,331 are male. Out of the total number of candidates, 17 candidates were absent on the first day at the six centers which include Ajumako, Ochiso, Mando, Sonkwa, Denkyira and Bisease. During a visit at the exam…