BoG dead silent on new cedi notes video – As man captured in footage dies mysteriously

BoG dead silent on new cedi notes video – As man captured in footage dies mysteriously

A video containing huge bundles of the newly printed GH¢100 and GH¢200 notes believed to be amounting to billions of Ghana cedis, has hit the internet igniting wild speculations among social media users and political party fanatics, as to who owns it and what it was meant for. The amount seen in the footage, could only have come from the Bank of Ghana (BoG), as the commercial banks could not be allowed to harbour such. The video, which has been making the rounds for some days now, has raised eyebrows,…

Accra Girls teacher, spouse and 6 students test positive for COVID-19

Accra Girls teacher, spouse and 6 students test positive for COVID-19

It has been confirmed that a teacher at the Accra Girls’ Senior High School and the spouse, together with six students have tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). A joined statement issued by the Ghana Education Service (GHS) and the Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Monday evening [July 6, 2020) confirmed that they have all since been sent to a treatment centre and are responding to treatment. Below is a copy of the joint statement from the GES and GHS MEDIA RELEASE JOINT STATEMENT FROM GHANA EDUCATION SERVICE (GES)…

Former Ghana defender John Painstil believes AFCON is tougher than the World Cup

Former Ghana defender John Painstil believes AFCON is tougher than the World Cup

Former Ghana defender John Painstil believes the Africa Cup of Nations is tougher than the FIFA World Cup.  According to Painstil, who played in two World Cups and five Nations Cup, the biennial continental competition is strongly contested for because of the rivalries among African countries. “I think the Africa Cup of Nations is stronger than the World Cup,” he told Goal, “because Africans, we know ourselves, and the competition is very high. “I’m not going to talk about the officiating side [of things], because the officiating is fantastic, but…

Castro and Janet Bandu to be declared dead in 2021

Castro and Janet Bandu to be declared dead in 2021

Today in History, exactly 6 years ago, on 6 July 2014, Popular Ghanaian hiplife recording artiste and musician, Theophilus Tagoe popularly known as Castro disappeared with Miss Janet Bandu at the Ada Estuary whiles on holiday with the Gyan brothers and friends. On 6 July 2014, Castro and Miss Janet Bandu were reported to have drowned following a jet ski accident in Ada Estuary while on holiday with the Gyan brothers. The jet ski involved in the accident was recovered on the same day of their disappearance but their bodies…

Please get me back to Ghana before I get in trouble – Don Little begs Nana Addo

Please get me back to Ghana before I get in trouble – Don Little begs Nana Addo

Don Little is currently locked down in America since the Coronavirus outbreak and border closures. In a new video shared online, the Ghanaian actor is begging Ghana’s President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to kindly see to his evacuation before he lands in trouble.  According to Don Little, he is struggling to live with American laws because nosy pets are even jumping into his bed. “Please come for me, I am tired, I can’t condone living with animals … so President Nana Addo come and take me to Ghana because if I stay…

Akuapem Poloo arrested by CID over nude birthday photo with son

Akuapem Poloo arrested by CID over nude birthday photo with son

Information reaching Zionfelix indicates that Akuapem Poloo known in real life as Rosemond Alade Brown, has been picked up by operatives of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) over her controversial birthday photo with her son. According to the reports coming in, Akuapem Poloo is being sent to the headquarters of the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit around the Ministries in Accra. It would be recalled that Akuapem Poloo posted a photo of herself without any clothes and had her son wearing only underpants. The photo sparked outrage on social…

Until coronavirus goes, my ‘Wole Soyinka’ hairdo isn’t going – Rawlings

Until coronavirus goes, my ‘Wole Soyinka’ hairdo isn’t going – Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has vouched that until the COVID-19 pandemic goes, his Wole Soyinka-like hairdo will not go. “I wanted to provide evidence that I was also hibernating and I have decided until it [COVID-19] goes, this hair won’t go”, Mr Rawlings told Accra-based Asaase. “As soon as it [COVID-19] goes, yes [my hair will also go],” Mr Rawlings told Kweku Sakyi-Addo in an interview. When he recently addressed the June 4 Uprising anniversary in Accra, the former military leader joked: “For those of you who are wondering about this…

Mahama unveils running mate today; Prof Naana Opoku-Agyemang, Nii Moi Thompson in pole position

Mahama unveils running mate today; Prof Naana Opoku-Agyemang, Nii Moi Thompson in pole position

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), former President John Dramani Mahama, is expected to officially unveil his running mate for the 2020 presidential elections today [July 6, 2020]. When the National Executive Committee (NEC) meets today at 11 am, Mr Mahama is expected to present either former Education Minister, Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, a former Director-General of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Dr Isaac Bannerman Nii Moi Thompson, a former Minister of Health and Deputy Campaign Manager for the 2020 elections, Mr Alex Segbefia or a former…

I blocked my father because he’s NPP – Mzbel

I blocked my father because he’s NPP – Mzbel

Musician, Mzbel born Belinda Nana Ekua Amoah has said she she blocked her father on Whatsapp because he’s a member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). According to her, her father asked that she stops sending her broadcast messages of the NDC’s achievements and plans for Ghana if they are voted to power on December 7. This was so because he was not enthused about the messages and warned her to stop sending him such messages because he hates them. Mzbel shocked by her father’s position said if she will…

Covid19: Ghana’s Coronavirus Case Count Increases To 20,085 With 14,870 Recoveries

Covid19: Ghana’s Coronavirus Case Count Increases To 20,085 With 14,870 Recoveries

Ghana’s Coronavirus case count has jumped to 20,085 after 697 new cases were recorded with 14,870 recoveries. Five additional persons, however, have died of COVID-19, pushing the total death tolls to 122. The death toll stood at 117 as of Sunday, July 5, 2020 according to the Ghana Health Service. The active cases are also now at 5,093. Meanwhile, President Akufo-Addo is currently going into isolation for 14 days after coming into contact with an infected person, the government announced on Friday 3th July, 2020. Below is the regional breakdown…