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Lady who survived acid attack in Saudi Arabia undergoes plastic surgery

Memuna Malik, the Ghanaian lady who got disfigured after suffering acid attack in Saudi Arabia, has undergone the first phase of plastic surgery at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra. Menuna's story flooded the online space in May 2020, when she narrated her ordeal to Crime Check Foundation, a crime advocacy group in Ghana. She disclosed that she traveled to...

Stop selling Accra lands ‘unwisely’ – Regional Minister tell Ga chiefs

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Henry Quartey has advised chiefs in the region to stop the indiscriminate selling of lands. He said that phenomenon is one of the banes of development in the region. Mr. Quartey said this at the 2021 Homowo Lecture series in Accra lamented the indiscriminate land sale coupled with the attendant issues of rent and land litigation. “The...

Dog shortage hits Sandema market

Sandema (U/E), March 10,  Dog meat sellers at Sandema in the Builsa North Municipality of the Upper East Region were disappointed when they visited the major market in the area to buy dogs and prepare for their customers. There were however other animals such as sheep and goats for sale. Dada Bee, a popular dog meat seller at Sandema who expressed...

Ebony’s driver remanded into prison custody

The driver in-charge of the vehicle that caused the death of the hiplife artiste, Priscilla Opoku Kwarteng, alias ‘Ebony’, has been remanded into prison custody by the Nkawie Circuit Court. Okoh Pinehas Chartey was in charge of the Jeep car with registration number AS-497-16, which was involved in the accident that claimed the lives of the hiplife songstress and two...

Tanzania’s president, one of the world’s most prominent Covid-deniers, has died

Tanzania announced the death of President John Magufuli, ending weeks of mystery about his health. Magufuli declared Tanzania Covid-free last May and stopped releasing data about new infections. Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan will become Tanzania's first female president since independence. Tanzanian President John Magufuli-who has not been seen for three weeks and was widely rumored to be sick with Covid-19, a...

Michael Essien supports LGBT community

Ghanaian legendary footballer, Michael Essien has thrown his weight behind the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community in Ghana. In an Instagram post, he remarked that Ghana supports equality, hence the voice of the LGBT must also be heard. “We see you, we hear you, we support you. Our LGBTQIA plus Community in Ghana #ghanasupportequality 🇬🇭🤝🏿“, he wrote. Meanwhile, President Nana Addo has...

“We will not allow Muslims to fast during Ramadan in our schools” – Methodist Church backs Wesley Girls SHS

The Methodist Church Ghana has kicked against the Ghana Education Service’ (GES) directive to Wesley Girls’ High School to allow Muslim students to partake in the Ramadan fast. In a statement, the church said it took a “strong exception” to the directive stressing that it “cannot accede to the unilateral directive issued by the Ghana Education Service.” It insisted that the Ghana Education...

Independence Day without Akuapem Poloo’s photo is no Independence Day.

Independence Day without Akuapem Poloo's photo is no Independence Day.   She is representing Ghana.

Yaw Tog Responds To Claims That He Dumped The Asakaa Boys After ‘Sore’ Blew

24 hours after Yaw Tog’s Sore Remix was released, there has been a lingering conversation about the loud absence of the Asakaa Boys with much attention directed towards O’Kenneth. Netizens have held various opinions as some suggest that O’Kenneth’s verse on the original song is the life in the song, therefore, it should have been kept in the remix. Either way,...

Happy 74th birthday to legendary Nollywood actor, Peter Edochie.

Happy 74th birthday to legendary Nollywood actor, Peter Edochie.