Some pastors want my downfall; It was fundraising I did, not fraud – Nana Agradaa

Some pastors want my downfall; It was fundraising I did, not fraud – Nana Agradaa

The Founder of Heaven Way Church in Accra, Patricia Asiedua formerly known as Nana Agradaa, who has been arrested for allegedly scamming some members of her church, has accused some men of God of plotting her downfall. She said her enemies have made all manner of accusations against her which include burying her own child in the church. But she, said, God is on her side. Nana Agradaa indicated that she never defrauded anyone. “I announced to Ghanaians that I was going to give out cash to members of my church to…

Gyakie Performs For Apple Music’s Home Session Series

Gyakie Performs For Apple Music’s Home Session Series

Ghanaian singer Gyakie has become the first Ghanaian artist to be featured on Apple Music’s Home Session series. It’s a special series by Apple Music started during Lockdown, where artists are encouraged to record from their homes, reimagined stripped-back versions of some of their songs including a cover of any other song of their choice.  For her session, Gyakie performed three songs off her “My Diary” EP. She sang a Reggae version of her soulful song, “Far Away” and on “For My Baby”, she reimagined a sweet clean version of…

Education must remain a priority for global development – Akufo-Addo

Education must remain a priority for global development – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has charged Member States of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to ensure that education remains a priority in the common development agenda of countries. As the recently appointed Domestic Financing champion of the Global Partnership for Education, President Akufo-Addo sought the co-operation and support of UNESCO “to work towards developing sustainable homegrown financial solutions, so we can develop the educational system for the future we want in our various countries.” Addressing the 215th Meeting of the Executive Board of UNESCO, on Monday, 10th…

Nana Agradaa denied bail, case adjourned to October 13

Nana Agradaa denied bail, case adjourned to October 13

The Founder of Heaven Way Church in Accra, Patricia Asiedua formerly known as Nana Agradaa, who has been arrested for allegedly scamming some members of her church, has been denied bail. She appeared in court on Monday but her case has been adjourned to Thursday October 13. The Police arrested her on Sunday October 9 following allegations of money doubling scam levelled against her by some members of the public. She is currently assisting police investigation. “Anyone who is a victim of the alleged money doubling scam should report to…

Atletico Madrid re-sign Antoine Griezmann on permanent deal

Atletico Madrid re-sign Antoine Griezmann on permanent deal

Atletico Madrid have re-signed France forward Antoine Griezmann from Barcelona on a contract until 2026. Griezmann became the sixth-most expensive player in history when he joined Barca for £108m in 2019. He scored 35 goals in 102 games before returning to Atletico on a two-year loan at the start of last season. The 31-year-old has three goals and two assists in 11 appearances so far this campaign, though only three of those appearances have been starts. According to Spanish football reporter Guillem Balague, there was a clause in Griezmann’s loan…

EPL: Arsenal return to summit as Martinelli and Saka sink Liverpool

EPL: Arsenal return to summit as Martinelli and Saka sink Liverpool

Bukayo Saka’s penalty settled a thrilling encounter and put Arsenal back on top of the Premier League with victory over Liverpool at Emirates Stadium. Arsenal got off to a perfect start when Gabriel Martinelli put them ahead after 58 seconds but Liverpool responded well and striker Darwin Nunez deservedly got them level when he slid home Luis Diaz’s cross after 34 minutes. Saka restored Arsenal’s lead in first-half added time after Martinelli broke clear on the counter-attack only for Liverpool to level once more eight minutes after the break when…

CR700 fires Man United to victory over Everton

CR700 fires Man United to victory over Everton

Cristiano Ronaldo came off the bench to score his 700th club career goal as Manchester United recovered from falling behind to beat Everton 2-1. Erik ten Hag, who handed a first Premier League start to Casemiro, saw his side start sloppily and they conceded the opener after the Brazilian gave the ball away and Alex Iwobi fired in a fine strike from distance. But Frank Lampard’s men were sloppy for the rest of the half and the visitors punished a mistake from Idrissa Gueye, with Anthony Martial finding Antony to…

Akufo-Addo to receive 3rd honorary doctorate degree

Akufo-Addo to receive 3rd honorary doctorate degree

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will on Monday, October 10 receive an Honorary Award of Doctor Honoris Causa from Sorbonne University in Paris, France. Ghana’s leader is in France for a six-day working visit. He left on Saturday, October 8. The honorary doctorate to be received on Monday will be the third Honorary Doctorate Degree to be conferred on him. It will be recalled that the first was an Honorary Doctor of Law Degree conferred on him in May 2016, from the celebrated Fort Hare University of South Africa; and the second,…

Police arrest Nana Agradaa

Police arrest Nana Agradaa

The Police have arrested the Founder of Heaven Way Church in Accra, Patricia Asiedua formerly known as Nana Agradaa, following allegations of money doubling scam levelled against her by some members of the public. She is currently assisting police investigations. “Anyone who is a victim of the alleged money doubling scam should report to the Accra Regional Police Command for further action to assist the investigation,” the Police said in a statement on Sunday, October 8. The Police, in the early hours of Sunday October 8, announced that they have commenced an…

Coachella sues Ghanaian Afrochella over copyright infringement

Coachella sues Ghanaian Afrochella over copyright infringement

California’s Coachella claims Afrochella tried to patent ‘Chella’ and invade the U.S. market. Three years have passed since AEG (the owner of Goldenvoice – the concert giant behind Coachella) warned the Afrochella event about violating the festival’s trademark. As reported by Rolling Stone, the lawsuit was filed on Wednesday, October 5, at a California district court. In 2019, AEG wrote to Afrochella organizers: “We understand that you are using Afrochella as the name of a music and arts festival. We note that your event is part of a larger celebration that…