€66m KUMASI AIRPORT PROJECT TAKES OFF.

€66m KUMASI AIRPORT PROJECT TAKES OFF. The €66.35 million phase two project of the Kumasi Airport to extend the runway and construct a new terminal must be completed on budget and on time, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has declared. He wants keys for the facility to be handed over after 24 months in order not to generate cost overruns as funding for the project has been secured. Speaking at the sod-cutting ceremony of the phase two of the Kumasi Airport project yesterday, President Akufo-Addo said “delivery of the project on schedule should be the watch-word of the contractor.” According to him, the expansion of Kumasi Airport is a critical

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46 ‘SEXY’ GHANAIAN PEACEKEEPERS REPATRIATED.

46 ‘SEXY’ GHANAIAN PEACEKEEPERS REPATRIATED. Forty-six members of the Formed Police Unit (FPU) contingent on peacekeeping operation in South Sudan have been repatriated to Ghana over sexual exploitation allegations leveled against them. They arrived on Wednesday, 30 May 2018. A statement issued by the Ghana Police Service on Thursday, 31 May said: “The 46 police officers were repatriated on administrative grounds as per the United Nations rules and regulations and will resume full formal police operations as we await the full investigative report from the United Nations for further actions.” In February 2018, the Police Public Affairs Directorate of the police service issued a press release to the effect that

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ANAS TO REPORT NYANTAKYI TO FIFA.

ANAS TO REPORT NYANTAKYI TO FIFA. he ace international investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has decided to report an alleged misconduct by the President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Mr Kwesi Nyantakyi, to world football’s governing body, FIFA. An investigative sting operation is said to have captured Nyantakyi on video entering into sponsorship deals with some investors who ended up being undercover agents for Anas. Nyantakyi’s conduct, the source noted, contravened FIFA’s ethics. The Daily Graphic has gathered that Anas is on his way to the FIFA Headquarters in Switzerland to deliver the petition. “This issue is beyond Ghana,” a source close to the investigations told the Daily Graphic.

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VLISCO, NAMANDLA CELEBRATE MOTHERS WITH “THANK YOU MUM” CAMPAIGN.

VLISCO, NAMANDLA CELEBRATE MOTHERS WITH “THANK YOU MUM” CAMPAIGN. Textile Manufacturer Vlisco in partnership with Namandla Communications has recognised and celebrated Madam Elizabeth Yaa Asantewaa for her efforts in raising two daughters as a single mother. Madam Elizabeth emerged the winner of a social media campaign dubbed: “Thank You Mum” after her daughter, Lilliana Owusu-Akyem’s essay was selected out of several individual stories of the extraordinary role mothers play in the lives of their families. The campaign was opened to children to express their deep gratitude to their mothers and to highlight key aspects of their personality that warrants them the overall prize. In observance of Mother’s Day last Sunday,

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YOUNGEST AFRICAN BILLIONAIRE SPEAKS AT LEGACY SERIES IN ACCRA TODAY.

YOUNGEST AFRICAN BILLIONAIRE SPEAKS AT LEGACY SERIES IN ACCRA TODAY. All is set for the Ugandan entrepreneur, Ashish J. Thakkar, to deliver what is expected to be a thought-provoking address at this year’s Legacy Series at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra today. The Millennium Excellence Foundation (MEF) is partnering the Mara Foundation to deliver a knowledge-based forum dubbed ‘Legacy Series’. The MEF has decided to provide several initiatives aimed at youth empowerment, mentorship and advanced innovations in Ghana and West Africa. Preparing youth for job market The President of the MEF, Ambassador Ashim Morton, commended the government for the initiatives set forth to prepare the youth for the job market. He

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GFA OFFICIALS RUN OUT OF THE COUNTRY WITH DIARRHEA OVER ANAS EXPOSE.

GFA OFFICIALS RUN OUT OF THE COUNTRY WITH DIARRHEA OVER ANAS EXPOSE. Reports reaching MyNewsGh.com indicate that Ghana Football Association (GFA) officials are leaving the shores of Ghana on panic over the latest Anas Armeyaw Anas exposé in which quite a number of them have been allegedly fingered for some form of dubious conduct in one way or the other. At the GFA office, MyNewsGh.com can confirm, that everyone appears to have gone, from the secretary to senior staff. Everyone seems to have disappeared from duty for reasons unknown. One official who spoke to MyNewsGh.com under the condition of strict anonymity, said many of his colleagues who have high-level transaction

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WE’VE CREATED 1,096,404 JOBS IN 15 MONTHS – EMPLOYMENT MINISTER.

WE’VE CREATED 1,096,404 JOBS IN 15 MONTHS – EMPLOYMENT MINISTER. Between January 2017 and March 2018, the New Patriotic Party government has facilitated the creation of 1,096,404 jobs in both the public and private sectors of the Ghanaian economy, the Minister of Employment, Mr Ignatius Baffour Awuah has said. According to the minister, these jobs were only in the formal sector and “so what happened in the informal sector is not even accounted for. Mr Baffour Awuah said this at the launch of the Nation Builders Corps in Kumasi Tuesday morning. He said youth unemployment has become one of the most critical challenges of the Ghanaian national life today and

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KANTANKA RELEASES GHANA’S G-WAGON ‘KANTANKA OKATAKYIE’

KANTANKA RELEASES GHANA’S G-WAGON ‘KANTANKA OKATAKYIE’ Ghanaian inventor Apostle Dr. Kwadwo Safo has launched a brand-new car model to add to his growing list of inventions. The G-Wagon like car has very sophisticated specs and has been named ‘Kantanka Okatakyie’. The car is the latest to be assembled by Dr. Safo, whose Kantanka vehicles are beginning to catch the eyes of many. The ‘Kantanka Okatakyie’ car is a sports utility type with its unique design and has the ability to withstand harsh roads. The new G Wagon like Kantanka also has a bright headlight with a boldly inscribed ‘Kantanka Okatakyie’, embedded with the Kantanka crown. Dr. Safo has over the

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10 HEALTH BENEFITS OF CASHEW.

10 HEALTH BENEFITS OF CASHEW. Though not many people would be aware, the fact of the matter is that there are some amazing benefits as far as cashew nuts are concerned. We will try and have a look at 10 obvious health benefits associated with cashew nuts. We hope it will help customers know the products better.   Share This Image On Your Site Prevents Cancer Cashew nuts have a very important source of flavonols by the name Proanthocyanidins which has cancer tumor cell fighting capabilities. It helps to prevent cancer cells by dividing and growing further. It also is a rich source of copper which has anti-cancer properties. Keeps

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AMANPOUR: WOMEN EVERYWHERE SHOULD BE ABLE TO SPEAK FREELY ABOUT SEX AND LOVE.

AMANPOUR: WOMEN EVERYWHERE SHOULD BE ABLE TO SPEAK FREELY ABOUT SEX AND LOVE. Christiane Amanpour traveled the world to look at sex and love from the perspective of women who have not always been heard on these issues. (CNN) When we started filming the CNN Original Series “Sex & Love Around The World,” I was both curious and nervous about what we might find. It turned out that all along my journey, no matter the country, culture or religion, I heard stories about sex and family honor being used as weapons to silence women and keep them under control. Religion, politics and tradition are often in a conspiracy against love, sexuality

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GHANAIANS MUST ASSIST GOVERNMENT TO SOLVE SANITATION CRISIS – RAWLINGS.

GHANAIANS MUST ASSIST GOVERNMENT TO SOLVE SANITATION CRISIS – RAWLINGS. Former President John Rawlings has called on residents of Accra to assist the government to rid their communities of filth. According to Mr Rawlings, a sanitation ambassador of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, the government alone cannot solve the sanitation crisis especially if there is not a change in the attitude of Ghanaians towards their environment. Mr Rawlings made this known when he welcomed a delegation comprised of members of the Adabraka Traditional Council, Graphic Communications Group Limited and Jekora Ventures Limited to his Ridge residence on Wednesday in Accra. He described the current lack of proper sanitation in the capital

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