Fatau Dauda: “Kotoko fans blocked my January move to the club”

Fatau Dauda: “Kotoko fans blocked my January move to the club”

Former Ashantigold goalkeeper, Fatau Dauda, has claimed his proposed move to Asante Kotoko during the January transfer window broke down after some influential  fans of the club opposed to his transfer. He told Angel TV: ”Of I’m an experienced goalkeeper and my presence could’ve done a lot for the team even in terms of serving as a motivation for some of the players. ”But, I think there was some displeasure from certain quarters of the supporters of the club. If you look at how important club fans are, you can’t…

Tidal waves destroy homes on KEEA coast

Tidal waves destroy homes on KEEA coast

About eight houses along the beach of Brenu Akyinim in the Komenda Edina Eguafo Abrem Municipality of the Central Region have been destroyed by tidal waves, rendering over 40 people homeless. Other communities including Ayensudo were also affected by the high tide. Affected residents have called on the government to attend to their plight by constructing a sea defense wall for the affected communities. Isaac Quayson, the Assembly Member for Ayensudo Electoral Area, spoke to Citi News about their experience. “For the past few days, the residents of Brenu Akyinim…

Champions League should have an opening ceremony — PSG president

Champions League should have an opening ceremony — PSG president

Nasser Al-Khelaifi, chairman of the European Club Association and president of Paris Saint-Germain, believes the Champions League should have an opening ceremony. Al-Khelaifi was elected chairman of the ECA in April 2021, replacing Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli, who stepped down from the role after backing a proposed European Super League. The 48-year-old executive stated his desire for the Champions League final to feel bigger than the Super Bowl. “I can’t understand how the Super Bowl (can feel) bigger than the Champions League final,” He went on to explain what differentiated…

I’ll go back to the studio for Black Sherif – Da’ Hammer

I’ll go back to the studio for Black Sherif – Da’ Hammer

Black Sherif has attracted a die-hard fan of distinguishing repute in the person of celebrated producer Hammer. And although Da’ Hammer has been on a break from the studio, he declares that Black Sherif is the only artiste who can put an end to his hiatus. Da’ Hammer couldn’t stop singing Black Sherif’s praises on Showbiz360 with Giovani Caleb. He revealed that Black Sherif possesses great talent. And he is willing to sacrifice his me-time to join him to achieve musical feats. “I will go back to the studio. I…

Don’t compare me with Sarkodie – Amerado says he knows his place

Don’t compare me with Sarkodie – Amerado says he knows his place

The reigning Best Rapper of the Year from 3Music awards, Amerado Burner, has a message for those ready to pitch him against his superiors in the industry. According to Amerado, these legends have earned their due. Thus it would be disrespectful to them to initiate a comparison with him. Amerado’s interview on TV3’s New Day revealed layers of humbleness to the rapper as never seen before. Contrary to perception, Amerado acknowledges those who came and paved the way for him in the industry. “I don’t like to be pitched against…

No double track this year as 1st year SHS students report to school

No double track this year as 1st year SHS students report to school

The Ministry of Education says the double-track system will not be implemented this year as first-year Senior High School students report to school today, Monday, April 4, 2022. The double-track system was introduced in 2018 to reduce congestion in schools and create room to accommodate the projected increase in enrolment of Junior High School students into Senior High Schools. The system was heavily criticised and the Minister of Education, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, at a press briefing in June 2021 indicated that it will take about two to three years…

I have a rich dad; Black Sherif says as he discloses father’s business [+Video]

I have a rich dad; Black Sherif says as he discloses father’s business [+Video]

Sensational Ghanaian Hip-hop and Trap musician,  Black Sherif has recently opened up about his family in an interview on Okay FM. Black Sherif, born Mohammed Ismail Sherif, has shared that his father is a rich man contrary to the thoughts of some fans. The 20-year-old Ghanaian musician rose to fame with a song that tells the story of how he has been forced to be hustling on the streets. Fans have perceived that the narrative in his “Sermon” singles means he (Kawku Frimping) may be coming from a poor background. However,…

Will Smith resigns from Oscars Academy over slap

Will Smith resigns from Oscars Academy over slap

US actor Will Smith has resigned from the Oscars Academy after slapping comedian Chris Rock on stage during last Sunday’s ceremony. “My actions at the 94th Academy Awards presentation were shocking, painful, and inexcusable,” his statement said. The Academy said it accepted the resignation and would “continue to move forward” with disciplinary proceedings. Smith slapped Rock over a joke about his wife’s shaved head, a result of the hair-loss condition alopecia. Less than an hour later, he was awarded the best actor award for his role in “King Richard”, where…

Bawumia should be disappointed for neglecting the concerns of Ghanaians on the passage of the E-levy bill – Abeiku Santana [Video]

Bawumia should be disappointed for neglecting the concerns of Ghanaians on the passage of the E-levy bill – Abeiku Santana [Video]

Media Guru & Entertainment Show Host, Abeiku Santana has expressed his disappointment in the government for neglecting the genuine concerns of Ghanaians on the passage of the E-Levy bill some few days ago. Criticisms across the length and breadth of the country by the people to the ruling government started growing after Parliament approved on Tuesday the controversial electronic transaction tax, which the government says will help raise $900m in much-needed revenue. The E-levy bill, passed on Tuesday, will introduce a 1.5 percent tax on electronic money transfers and transactions.…

International Women’s Day: Deal with barriers to women’s participation in extractive sector – NGO

International Women’s Day: Deal with barriers to women’s participation in extractive sector – NGO

Socio-environmental advocacy organization Friends of the Nation is urging the state to help deal with barriers to women’s participation in the legalized artisanal small-scale mining sector. According to Friends of the Nation [FoN], legalized and environmentally sustaining small-scale mining operations in rural Ghana holds the prospect to elevate rural women out of poverty. In a press statement to commemorate the International Women’s Day 2022, FoN enumerated cultural, social and other traditional norms that bars women’s participation in the sector. “For example, it still remains a practice in the small-scale mining…