Believe in Gov’t to turn the economy around – Dada Hafco

Believe in Gov’t to turn the economy around – Dada Hafco

Decorated highlife musician Dada Hafco says he has an unwavering belief in the government to solve Ghana’s economic issues. He told Caleb Nii Boye on Showbiz 927 that he believes they (the government) can turn things around. Unlike his other colleagues, Dada Hafco, a staunch NPP loyalist, is still firmly rooted in his party, the New Patriotic Party. Accordingly, he feels things will get better before the next general elections. “For me, I believe that they can. Why not? If they put their minds to it, they can. If you look at…

Ghanaians laughed over my heartbreak; I chose to cash out – Wendy Shay

Ghanaians laughed over my heartbreak; I chose to cash out – Wendy Shay

Ghanaian songstress Wendy Shay has reiterated that the story of her heartbreak featured in her single, ‘Survivor’, is true. She told Giovani Caleb on 3FM Drive that she chose to make music out of her pain as that was her art from which she could express herself. Wendy Shay’s ‘Survivor’ became a global anthem for a pledge to stand against cowering in the face of a broken heart. After millions of views and streaming worldwide, Wendy Shay details the motivation behind the classic hit song. She said, “I had a feeling…

Kurt Okraku’s GFA has revitalised Ghana football – John Mahama

Kurt Okraku’s GFA has revitalised Ghana football – John Mahama

Former President, John Dramani Mahama has commended Kurt Okraku for his leadership of the GFA, which he believes has led to significantly renewed interest in football in Ghana. Mr. Okraku recently marked his third year as GFA president. Under his tenure, the Ghana Premier League and FA Cup competitions for both men and women have made a return after a couple of years away, the Black Satellites have won an African crown and the Black Stars have qualified for the World Cup. The FA Boss paid a visit to the…

We can beat any team in the World- Otto Addo

We can beat any team in the World- Otto Addo

Black Stars head coach Otto Addo believes that Ghana can beat any team they are drawn against. Ghana will play in Group H against Portugal, South Korea and Uruguay; a tough group. But the former Black Stars player thinks with the right style of play, the nation can excel. “First of all we want to play our style of play and I think Ghanaian teams in the past always play good football and this is also what we want and we had previous tournaments where I think showed that Ghana…

Planting GRA officials in shops is irritating; don’t anger the people by doing that – Pianim

Planting GRA officials in shops is irritating; don’t anger the people by doing that – Pianim

An economist Mr Kwame Pianim has criticized the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) for stationing officers in shops to collect taxes.  He condemned this approach and further described it as ‘irritating’. He explained in an interview with TV3’s Paa Kwesi Asare on Wednesday October 26 that the decision came at a time Ghanaians were going through untold hardships. He said “cut expenditure, not planting GRA officers in shops, people are suffering, when people are suffering that is not when you irritate them. “Things are not going well and we are looking…