PLANS TO VEER INTO WIND POWER GENERATION; GHANAIAN EXPERTS VISIT SOUTH AFRICA.

PLANS TO VEER INTO WIND POWER GENERATION; GHANAIAN EXPERTS VISIT SOUTH AFRICA. A 15-member delegation of engineers energy experts from Ghana have visited Lekela, a renewable power generation company in South Africa as part of efforts to veer into wind power generation. The visit by the 15 engineers and managers from the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo), and the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), was designed to share best practice on connecting renewable sources of energy like wind power to a country’s national grid. The Ghanaian delegation visited Lekela’s Loeriesfontein and Khobab wind farms. Each site has an installed capacity of 140 MW and both were recently connected to South Africa’s

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KOFI ANNAN QUOTES: WORDS OF A PROGRESSIVE AFRICAN LEADER.

KOFI ANNAN QUOTES: WORDS OF A PROGRESSIVE AFRICAN LEADER. Kofi Annan Quotes– Kofi was the 2nd African and 7th Secretary-General for the United Nations. The highly respected African personality hails from Kumasi, Ghana. The 78-year old in his time as UN Sec. Gen made a tremendous impact in fostering resolutions to conflicting regions of the world. His genuine resilience in that area made him outstanding. Till date, the reputable personality is still making contributions to governance as well as the economic improvement of the African continent. Under the Kofi Annan Foundation and beyond, the former Sec. Gen has been involved in several humanitarian causes. This trait earned him the Kora All

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PASTOR, 44, ARRESTED OVER WOMEN’S MURDER.

PASTOR, 44, ARRESTED OVER WOMEN’S MURDER. The use of voters’ identity cards, drivers’ licence and baptismal certificates as proof of Ghanaian has been banned. The country, however, maintains the use of birth certificates and passports. It further introduces Residence Permits and other documents evidencing acquired citicizenship by foreign nationals. This follows the passage into law under cerficate of urgency, the National Identity Register (Amendment) Bill, 2017, by Parliament on Friday. Speaking on the sidelines of sitting in Accra, the Executive Secretary of the National Identification Authority (NIA), Prof. Ken Attefuah, noted that in the absence of the voters’identity card, drivers’ license and baptismal certificates, the identity of such applicants could

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VOTERS’ ID, DRIVERS’ LICENSE AND BAPTISMAL CERTIFICATE NO MORE PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP.

VOTERS’ ID, DRIVERS’ LICENSE AND BAPTISMAL CERTIFICATE NO MORE PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP. The use of voters’ identity cards, drivers’ licence and baptismal certificates as proof of Ghanaian has been banned. The country, however, maintains the use of birth certificates and passports. It further introduces Residence Permits and other documents evidencing acquired citicizenship by foreign nationals. This follows the passage into law under cerficate of urgency, the National Identity Register (Amendment) Bill, 2017, by Parliament on Friday. Speaking on the sidelines of sitting in Accra, the Executive Secretary of the National Identification Authority (NIA), Prof. Ken Attefuah, noted that in the absence of the voters’identity card, drivers’ license and baptismal certificates,

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PAGA: GIRL,18, STOPPED FROM SCHOOL FOR MARRIAGE.

PAGA: GIRL,18, STOPPED FROM SCHOOL FOR MARRIAGE. A schoolgirl is in tears at Paga, Ghana’s border town near Burkina Faso, after her parents pulled the curtain down on her education too soon and asked her to prepare for marriage. Kawala Hawa Kabiru, 18, got placement with aggregate 33 at the Awe Senior High Technical School (AWESCO) in the Upper East region after she took her Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) in June, this year. But she was restrained from grabbing an admission to study General Arts as her parents suddenly came up with a no-look-back marriage arrangement. They also urged her to take up a sewing apprenticeship as part of

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AKUFO-ADDO STATUE TO BE UNVEILED IN NIGERIA.

AKUFO-ADDO STATUE TO BE UNVEILED IN NIGERIA. The Governor of Imo state in Nigeria, Rochas Okorocha is set to commission a statue of President Akufo-Addo in Owerri. Okorocha, popularly called ‘Rochas”, is a reported billionaire and colorful character who has governed Imo state in the southeast of Nigeria, since 2011. He is well known for his education philanthropy. He has already erected similar statues of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Jacob Zuma in South Africa amid a backlash from Nigerian citizens. It is unclear why the Imo State government has erected a statue of the Ghanaian President but in the case of Zuma’s statue, the governor said it was

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THE BLACK FRIDAY CRAZE! UNDERSTANDING THE BUZZ AROUND THE BIGGEST SALE EVENT.

THE BLACK FRIDAY CRAZE! UNDERSTANDING THE BUZZ AROUND THE BIGGEST SALE EVENT. With less than two weeks to the biggest annual sale event, everyone is on their marks for this year’s Black Friday. Celebrated on the 24th of November, the Black Friday sales began in America and are marked the day following Thanksgiving. Over the years, the practice has spread to different parts of the world, with both retailers and consumers taking utmost advantage of the numerous deals offered on millions of products. From offline shops and now to online retailers, the event has become godsend with major outlets opening their doors not only on the actual day but instead,

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SPEED UP YOUR ORGASM WITH THESE 4 HOT TIPS.

SPEED UP YOUR ORGASM WITH THESE 4 HOT TIPS. Your next quickie is sure to have a happy ending. Sometimes you want a long, slow sack sesh—and other times, you just want to take the express lane to O-town. We asked Emily Morse, a doctor of human sexuality and host of the popular sex podcast Sex with Emily, for some tips on how to speed things up while still keeping it sexy. Follow these four hot tips:1. Pre-Heat Your Oven Foreplay for your next orgasm should start right after your last orgasm, says Morse. Send each other texts reliving last weekend’s steamy hookup to jumpstart your sense of anticipation and excitement for the next

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SERENA WILLIAMS AND REDDIT CO-FOUNDER SET TO WED ON THURSDAY.

SERENA WILLIAMS AND REDDIT CO-FOUNDER SET TO WED ON THURSDAY. Multiple grand slam winner, Serena Williams, is set to marry her fiance Reddit co-founder, Alexis Olympia Ohanian on Thursday in New Orleans. The couple will be getting married in the presence of celebrity friends, includes Beyonce, Jay Z, the Kardashian/Jenners, Ciara, Meghan Markle among other stars. It was gathered that the wedding has been shrouded in secrecy as the guest have only been informed of the city where it will hold but not the venue. Daily Mail however reports that the wedding will hold at the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans. Guest will not be allowed to use their

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PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO CUTS SOD FOR APPOLONIA CITY’S 2,000 AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS.

PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO CUTS SOD FOR APPOLONIA CITY’S 2,000 AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS. The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, 14th November, 2017, cut the sod for the commencement of the Appolonia City Housing Project, which is set to deliver 2,000 affordable homes to the people of Ghana. According to President Akufo-Addo, “this project is in line with my government’s vision of using an appropriate mix of public policy, and public-private investments, to deliver quality, affordable social housing and private housing solutions, that meet the needs and financial capacity of the ordinary Ghanaian.” He noted that his government recognizes the dream of all Ghanaians to own a home,

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ROBERT MUGABE UNDER HOUSE ARREST, WIFE GRACE IN NAMIBIA.

ROBERT MUGABE UNDER HOUSE ARREST, WIFE GRACE IN NAMIBIA. ROBERT Mugabe has been removed from power and placed under house arrest with his family in what has been described as a “bloodless transition” as the military continues to deny reports of a coup. The move comes after the Zimbabwe army seized power overnight with gunshots and explosions heard in the capital. President Robert Mugabe, 93, is allegedly now preparing to step down, a few hours after the Zimbabwean military took over power, a leading South African news website has reported. Jane Morley, Zimbabwe Analyst at the Economist Intelligence Unit said: “The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly fluid following the military takeover

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