Ghana’s economy contracts 3.2% in second-quarter of 2020

Ghana’s economy contracts 3.2% in second-quarter of 2020

Ghana’s economy contracted by 3.2 per cent in the second quarter of 2020, compared to the same period in 2019, according to data released by the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS). This compares favourably with countries such as Nigeria and South Africa whose economies contracted by 6.1 and 17.1 per cent, respectively, in the second quarter. On the global front, the economy of the United Kingdom (UK) shrunk by 21.7 per cent; that of Germany by 11.7 per cent, France by 19 per cent and the United States of America (USA),…

I blame lazy Akufo-Addo for losing my investment with MenzGold – Bulldog

I blame lazy Akufo-Addo for losing my investment with MenzGold – Bulldog

Artiste Manager, Bullgod has blamed the President of Ghana for losing his investment with the now-defunct MenzGold Ghana. According to him, had it not been for Akufo-Addo’s thirst for the collapse of Ghanaian owned financial businesses, MenzGold would have been up and running and making the youth some good money to take care of themsleves. He said while speaking in an interview monitored by MyNewsGh.com that “He is only collapsing jobs and banks and has made me lose my investments with Menzgold. He should start packing from office”. He noted that Ghana’s…

I’m going through issues but I’ll be fine – Xandy Kamel speaks after suicidal note

I’m going through issues but I’ll be fine – Xandy Kamel speaks after suicidal note

Ghanaian actress, Xandy Kamel has confirmed that she has been going through challenges. Yesterday, Xandy took to her Instagram page to post some messages which caused a stir. “There is nothing to live for thanks for all your love and support I appreciate,” she wrote. The actress added: “Life is meaningless, at this point I want to…” Though she later deleted her posts, many people are worried over what is happening to her. A day after her post, Xandy Kamel has confirmed to Zionfelix.net that she was going through some…

NPP implementing our “People’s Manifesto” – John Mahama

NPP implementing our “People’s Manifesto” – John Mahama

The Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, says the Akufo-Addo government is busily seeking to save face by rushing to implement the laudable and far-reaching policy proposals in the NDC manifesto. Speaking at a People’s Manifesto Townhall Meeting in Kumasi, Mr. Mahama said the NDC manifesto is a product of its wide consultation with Ghanaians of all walks of life, a process the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) made mockery of. “Today, after taunting that the NDC was going to the people because we did not…

I’ll give birth to more children if my wife agrees – Okyeame Kwame

I’ll give birth to more children if my wife agrees – Okyeame Kwame

Rapper Okyeame Kwame says he will not hesitate to give birth to more children if his wife agrees to it. Born Kwame Nsiah-Apau disclosed his beautiful better half has taken a firm decision not to produce anymore offsprings. “If my wife would agree,” he told Agyemang Prempeh on TV XYZ’s Legends programme which aired on Sunday night. He added, “Women give birth. She says she’s tired. But if she agrees, I will bring forth more children.” The versatile musician and Made In Ghana Ambassador has been married since 2009 to Mrs. Annica…

Keep supporting me – Awal urges Ghanaians

Keep supporting me – Awal urges Ghanaians

Musician Awal Mohammed, popularly known on stage as Awal Dexter, has called on lovers of his craft to keep supporting his music. Awal, who appeared on New Day recalled the love that was shown him during his time on both Talented Kidz and MTN Hitmaker shows. He urged Ghanaians to continue supporting him as he has recently released a video for his song ‘Yenda’ which he described as a party song doing great on the market. He showed appreciation to Sarkodie for the years of “great mentorship” and contribution to his career.…

I will support my husband in transforming Ghana if NPP wins – Empress Gifty Adorye pledges

I will support my husband in transforming Ghana if NPP wins – Empress Gifty Adorye pledges

Award-winning Gospel musician, Empress Gifty Adorye says she is so far satisfied with government’s work for the Creative Arts industry however, there’s still room for more work to be done. There have been mixed reactions among showbiz personalities especially after the New Patriotic Party (NPP) launched their 2020 manifesto a couple of weeks ago. While some have chastised the government for not fulfilling most of the promises made to the Arts industry in their 2016 manifesto, some have also commended them for a good job done. One of such people…

The Bible was deliberately created to mislead Africans – Avram Moshe

The Bible was deliberately created to mislead Africans – Avram Moshe

Leader and Founder of the Common Sense Family, Avram Moshe, has described the Holy Bible as a storybook adding that it was deliberately created to mislead Africans. Speaking on Kingdom TV, the outspoken social commentator revealed that the Bible was inspired by men but not God. Mr. Moshe equally claimed that the story of Jesus was copied from the myth surrounding the Egyptian god of the sky and controller of the sun and the moon. According to Avraham Ben Moshe, the Bible was deliberately created to hoodwink Africans and that…

My son will be a good assistant to Andre Ayew – Partey’s father

My son will be a good assistant to Andre Ayew – Partey’s father

Jacob Partey, father of Thomas Teye Partey is confident that the Atletico Madrid star will be a good assistant to Black Stars captain Andre Dede Ayew. Partey and goalkeeper Richard Ofori have been appointed as assistant captains by head coach Charles Akonnor. Partey, 27, has been in the Black Stars for four years and his new role confirms his importance to the team. “Partey is a calm guy and he has exhibited it at camp. I’m sure he will be able to work with his captain, Dede Ayew.” “My son is very humble, he respects his leaders…

A/R: 46-year-old woman drowns in galamsey pit at Manso Domenase

A/R: 46-year-old woman drowns in galamsey pit at Manso Domenase

A 46-year-old woman, Afua Lucy Amponsah, has drowned in a galamsey pit at Manso Domenase in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region. The incident occurred on Tuesday, 15 September 2020. Confirming the incident to Class News’ regional correspondent Elisha Adarkwah on Wednesday, 16 September 2020, the Operations Director of the National Disaster and Management Organisation (NADMO) for the area, Mr Joseph Appiah-Kubi, said there was a phone call from the Assemblymember for the area “indicating to the NADMO officials that one person had drowned in the mining pit…