Eno Barony makes Ghana proud at 2020 AFRIMMA – See full list of winners

Eno Barony makes Ghana proud at 2020 AFRIMMA – See full list of winners

A lot of Ghanaian acts got nominated at this year’s African Muzik Magazine Awards and Music Festival (AFRIMMA), but only Ghana’s very own Eno Barony’s name was cited as a winner. Eno Barony was nominated for Best Female Rap Act.  She was nominated alongside Nakai (South Africa), Moonya (Senegal), Rosa Ree (Tanzania), Bombshell Grenade (Zambia), Muthoni Drummer Queen (Kenya), Askia (Cameroon), Candy Bleakz (Nigeria), Keko (Uganda) and Rouge from South Africa. Congratulations to Eno Barony. See below for the full list of winners BEST MALE WEST AFRICA – Rema (Nigeria) BEST FEMALE WEST…

CSIR-INSTI Makerspace launched in Accra

CSIR-INSTI Makerspace launched in Accra

A Makerspace platform that is expected to boost research and the digitisation drive of the country has been launched by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research’s Institute for Scientific and Technological Information (CSIR-INSTI) in Accra. The Makerspace platform, designed under CSIR-INSTI’s Electronics Division, would support the development of next-generation electronics tools and technologies and help in solving electronics and communication problems for national and social-economic development. Dubbed the CSIR-INSTI Makerspace, it is also said to enable Ghanaian Start-ups and researchers to have a stake in the 2020 projected $5.2…

NPP Communications Director shot by unknown gunmen

NPP Communications Director shot by unknown gunmen

The Upper West Regional Communications Director of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bukari Ali, has been shot by unknown gunmen while on his way to Wa. According to MyNewsGh.com’s sources close to him, he was shot at a place called Bulenga. The source said Mr Ali was driving with a colleague at a sharp curve where the two gunmen appeared from their hideout and started shooting indiscriminately at them. Mr Ali managed to drive away but suffered some gunshot wounds. He is currently at the Upper West Regional Hospital where…

Kennedy Agyapong On Why He’s Glad Donald Trump Lost The US Election(+Video)

Kennedy Agyapong On Why He’s Glad Donald Trump Lost The US Election(+Video)

Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong says President Donald Trump lost the election because he ‘joked’ with COVID-19. President Trump lost the recently held election in the United States of America (USA) to Joe Biden.  Even though he (Trump) has refused to accept the results, citing fraud, Joe Biden is set to be sworn in as the 46th President of the USA. Speaking to this on Kumasi-based Hello FM, Ken Agyapong said he was praying for Trump to lose because he “has reduced America to the lowest…

Trump’s one-term presidency has many lessons for us in Ghana – Mahama

Trump’s one-term presidency has many lessons for us in Ghana – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama has said politicians in Ghana have a lot of lessons to pick from the defeat of the president of the United States of America (USA) Donald Trump in the just-ended elections in that part of the world. Mr Mahama said politicians in Ghana should know that if they abuse their office a time will come when the governed will rise against the administration and kick it out of office through the ballot. Joe Biden has won the race to become the next US president. He…

President Trump returns to golf outing for second straight day

President Trump returns to golf outing for second straight day

President Trump again hit the links Sunday, teeing off in Virginia for a second straight day while the world waited to see if he would concede the election to Democratic challenger Joe Biden. Trump was photographed golfing at the Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Virginia, dressed in dark hues save a white baseball cap. The president was also partaking in his favorite pastime on Saturday when major media outlets called Pennsylvania for Biden, giving the former vice president enough electoral votes to win the White House. As Trump returned to the White House later…

What Kennedy Agyapong told Shatta Wale when both met in Kumasi

What Kennedy Agyapong told Shatta Wale when both met in Kumasi

Photos and videos are currently trending on social media of the maverick Member of Parliament(MP) for Assin Central Kennedy Agyapong and famous Ghaiana musician icon, Shatta Wale. In one of the videos available to MyNewsGh.com the maverick MP is seen telling Shatta Wale how his daughters are in love with his music. “You have done well, my daughters always play a lot of your songs…I am happy for you and the other one [Stonebwoy],” Ken Agyapong said while smiling. Shatta Wale is then seen kneeling infront f the businessman showering him with…

NDC accuses EC of printing excess ballot papers to rig 2020 polls (+Video)

NDC accuses EC of printing excess ballot papers to rig 2020 polls (+Video)

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is accusing the Electoral Commission (EC) of making dubious attempts to rig the upcoming elections through the printing of the ballot papers. According to the NDC, one of the seven printing houses undertaking the exercise, Assembly Press, has printed about 150,000 surplus ballots aside from the 5 percent required excess ballot papers per polling station. The National Campaign Coordinator for the NDC, Professor Joshua Alabi who addressed the media on the matter said such irregularities will not be countenanced by the party. “By convention…

We’ve improved lives of Ghanaian youth through our policies- Akufo-Addo

We’ve improved lives of Ghanaian youth through our policies- Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says his government under four years has implemented programmes and policies that have improved the lives of the Ghanaian youth. President Akufo-Addo said youth-centred policies such as start-up capitals for businesses run by young people are evidence of government interventions to build the capacity of the country’s youth. The president speaking at this year’s Head of State Award at the Jubilee House said the government will continue to implement programmes aimed at building Ghana’s youth. “The Akufo-Addo government over the last three years and…

You drove Ghana’s economy into a ditch yet want it back – Ken Ofori-Atta reminds Mahama

You drove Ghana’s economy into a ditch yet want it back – Ken Ofori-Atta reminds Mahama

Former President, John Dramani Mahama took an economy that was worth 64 billion dollars in 2013 but shrunk it down to 55 billion dollars before leaving office in 2016, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has revealed. This he explained means that after 4 years in office, the Mahama administration managed to achieve an unenviable record of reducing the Ghanaian Economy by nearly 10 Billion USD  thereby driving it into the a ditch Presenting the budget for the first quarter of 2021, Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta told Parliament on Wednesday, October 28, 2020,…