Man Utd beat Liverpool in cup thriller

Man Utd beat Liverpool in cup thriller

Bruno Fernandes’ superb 78th-minute free-kick gave Manchester United victory in a thrilling FA Cup tie with old rivals Liverpool at Old Trafford. Liverpool led a fantastic contest through Mohamed Salah, who then equalised after Mason Greenwood and Marcus Rashford had struck for the hosts either side of the break. But in a game which had everything last week’s drab stalemate between this pair at Anfield lacked, Fernandes came off the bench to have the final word after Fabinho had fouled Edinson Cavani on the edge of the area. Fernandes might…

Rawlings’ funeral: No picture taking gadget will be allowed at the lobby of AICC

Rawlings’ funeral: No picture taking gadget will be allowed at the lobby of AICC

The Jerry John Rawlings Foundation, on behalf of the Rawlings’ family through the Ministry of Information has stated that no media house or any recording or picture taking gadget will be allowed into the lobby of the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) where the mortal remains of the late former President Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings has been laid-in-state. A statement issued by the Foundation through the Ministry of Information said the official production unit of the Jerry John Rawlings Foundation will provide live HDMI or SDI feed output for…

2021 BECE for private candidates to begin in April

2021 BECE for private candidates to begin in April

This year’s private Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) for private candidates will begin on Monday, 12 to Friday, 16 April, 2021. This was announced by the West African Examination Council (WAEC). Candidates who wish to take part in the examination will therefore have to register via its portal. “Registration for Examination is both biometric and online for candidates who have taken BECE before and also those who are 16years or above,” a statement by WAEC indicated. It emphasised that: “note that your registration is not valid till you pay the…

Mpaha Junction accident: 6 dead, others injured

Mpaha Junction accident: 6 dead, others injured

Six persons have been confirmed dead following an accident that occurred at Mpaha Junction along the Tamale-Buipe highway in the Savannah Region on Thursday, January 21, 2021. The accident, which also left five persons with various degrees of injuries, involved a Sprinter Benz bus which was traveling from Kumasi to Tamale and a Rhino Kia truck that was also traveling from Tamale to Accra. According to the police, the accident occurred around 4:48am when the driver of the sprinter bus with registration number “AS 5618 – 18” lost control when the…

I campaigned for NPP out of frustration – Waakye

I campaigned for NPP out of frustration – Waakye

Popular and veteran actor Prince Yawson known to many as Waakye has called on Ghanaians to forgive him for campaigning for Nana Akufo Addo and the New Patriotic Party prior to the 2020 elections. According to him, he is a private person who doesn’t want to indulge himself in politics but circumstances made him come out to support the NPP openly. Waakye who was speaking with Mzgee on TV3 revealed that persistent power outages under the erstwhile Mahama administration affected his acting job. He went on to state that though he knew…

Harmattan to intensify from today – Meteorological Agency warns

Harmattan to intensify from today – Meteorological Agency warns

The Harmattan is expected to intensify over the country from Wednesday, 20 January, 2020, the Ghana Meteorological Agency has said. According to the Meteorological Agency, the harmattan will continue into the weekend. A statement issued by the agency on Tuesday, 19 January, 2020 said: “Dust has been raised from the source region (around Chad) and is expected to be advected into the country to deteriorate surface visibility.” Also, “due to the influx of the dry and dusty continental winds, the Northern half is expected to be drier with relative humidity…

Two suspects arrested for trafficking 12 people

Two suspects arrested for trafficking 12 people

Two men are in the grip of the police in the Northern Region for allegedly trafficking 12 persons between the ages of nine and 20 years from Zabzugu to Kumasi en route to some remote villages in the Western North Region to work on cocoa farms. The suspects, Kwaku Manu, 45, and Nkabeye Joshua, 24, all natives of Zabzugu were arrested following vigilance on the part of some good Samaritans who saw the victims alighting from a bus together with the suspects at a stopover in Tamale to take dinner…

Kumasi: Two-storey warehouse at Suame Magazine on fire

Kumasi: Two-storey warehouse at Suame Magazine on fire

A two-storey building warehouse at Suame Magazine, zone 2 in the Suame Metropolis of the Ashanti region is on fire. The fire broke out at the warehouse containing spare parts at around 7:00 am on Tuesday, 12 January 2020. Firefighters have been at the scene for about two hours fighting the inferno but have not been able to bring the fire under control. Personnel from the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) and Ghana Police Service are also on the scene to help control the inferno and protect lives and property.…

Burial service for late Rawlings to be held on January 27

Burial service for late Rawlings to be held on January 27

The burial service for the late former president, Jerry John Rawlings will be held on Wednesday, January 27. This is according to a circular from the Ministry of Information and Regional Integration to all Diplomatic Missions, International Organisations and Honorary Consulates accredited to Ghana. According to the circular dated Friday, January 8, the former President would be laid in state from Sunday, January 24 to Tuesday, January 26 at the Foyer of the Accra International Conference Centre from 9am to 5pm daily. A mass will later be held on Tuesday,…

Hajia4Real’s ‘Badder Than’ hits one million views on Youtube

Hajia4Real’s ‘Badder Than’ hits one million views on Youtube

A little over a month after its official premiere on Youtube, Hajia4Real‘s first single dubbed ‘Badder Than’ has chalked a huge success. As of yesterday, the song had hit one million views on Youtube, which is a big achievement for the new artiste. As expected, she is happy about the achievement even though she spent a lot of money on ads to promote the song. In a bid to break the good news on social media, Hajia4real shared a neatly designed flyer to thank all her fans who helped achieve…