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…

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…

Trump declares himself winner of the US elections

Trump declares himself winner of the US elections

President Donald Trump has declared himself winner of the United States of America presidential elections. Though counting is still going on most battle ground states, Trump in a statement said he has won the elections and counting should stop. The Republican nominee also threatened to head to the Supreme Court to challenge the counting of mail-in ballots and absentee ballots in battleground states like Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. Current projections by CNN has the Democratic nominee Joe Biden with 220 electoral college votes to Trumps 213 electoral college votes. The winning candidate…

My family is from Gabon but I also have some roots in Ghana where Thomas Partey is from so we are family – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

My family is from Gabon but I also have some roots in Ghana where Thomas Partey is from so we are family – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says Thomas Partey has been ‘great’ since joining Arsenal and has backed Mikel Arteta’s latest signing to develop into a ‘very important’ player for the Premier League club. Ghana midfielder Partey was expected to stay at Atletico Madrid for another season but Arsenal completed a shock deal on deadline day after meeting his £45m release clause. The 27-year-old made 188 appearances for Atletico, helping the Spanish club win the Europa League and reach a Champions League final. Partey received rave reviews after helping Arsenal beat Europa League rivals…

Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and others speak on EndSARS protest brutality

Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and others speak on EndSARS protest brutality

Rihanna has expressed her disappointment over the EndSARS brutality in Nigeria. Yesterday, military men reportedly opened fire on peaceful protestors in Lekki to enforce a curfew to curb the violence emanating from the protest which is believed to be caused by hoodlums who are hijacking the peaceful protest to destroy State properties. The shooting by the military men at one of the popular protest grounds, the Lekki Toll Gate, has left people severely wounded with about 7 reportedly losing their lives. Commenting on this, Rihanna said, “I can’t bare to…

Pressure mounts on ECOWAS chair Akufo-Addo to speak on violence in Nigeria

Pressure mounts on ECOWAS chair Akufo-Addo to speak on violence in Nigeria

Pressure is mounting on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to speak out on the ongoing #EndSars and #EndPolicebrutality protests after force was reportedly used against the protestors. Several reports said protestors had been killed in the Lagos on Wednesday night, scaling up not just the disaffection against the Nigeria government but the silence of Ghana’s president who is also president of the West Africa sub-regional body ECOWAS. Several Nigerians and Ghanaians including high profile musicians, broadcasters and actors have taken to Twitter to express their misgivings over Mr Akufo-Addo’s long…

A/R: Open our shops or we march – Ghanaians working in Nigerian shops

A/R: Open our shops or we march – Ghanaians working in Nigerian shops

Some Ghanaians who work under Nigerians whose shops have been locked up by the Presidential taskforce on retail trade at the Suame Magazine in the Ashanti region have threatened to demonstrate against the government for closing down the shops of their employers. Numbering over 200, the Ghanaians say their employers have genuine documents to operate and do not understand why the shops were closed down together with those who did not have genuine documents. The closure of the shops, they said, has rendered them jobless and made it difficult for…

Trump and Melania test positive for coronavirus

Trump and Melania test positive for coronavirus

US President Donald Trump has said he and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for coronavirus and are now in quarantine. The president, aged 74 and therefore in a high-risk group, announced the news in a tweet. “We will get through this together,” he wrote. It comes after one of his closest aides tested positive for coronavirus. Hope Hicks, the 31-year-old adviser to the president, was the closest aide to Mr Trump to test positive so far. She travelled with him on Air Force One to a TV debate…

Florida Church ‘Devastated’ After Ghanaian Pastor Shoots Wife Dead At Work

Florida Church ‘Devastated’ After Ghanaian Pastor Shoots Wife Dead At Work

Members of the Floodgates of Heaven International Ministries are “devastated” after their Ghanaian pastor was charged with fatally shooting his wife outside her job at the Navy Federal Credit Union just two days before their fifth wedding anniversary last Tuesday in Florida. A spokesperson for the Orlando Police Department told the Orlando Sentinel that Sylvester Ofori, 35, who leads the church and has more than 60,000 followers on social media, attacked his wife, Barbara Tommey, 27, just before 9 am near the front door of Navy Federal Credit Union on the 4600 block…

I’m the best Ghanaian goalkeeper of all-time – Richard Kingson

I’m the best Ghanaian goalkeeper of all-time – Richard Kingson

Former goalkeeper of the Black Stars, Richard Kingston has rated himself as the best ever goalie to have come from this country. The country has over the years produced quality goalkeepers like Robert Mensah, Joe Carr, Dodoo Ankrah, Edward Ansah, Sammy Adjei and others who subsequently competed to the highest level but according to the former Blackpool shot-stopper, he is the best of amongst them looking at the number of game he is played for the country as a goalkeeper. He said, his achievement as a goalkeeper during his stint…