ASAMOAH GYAN DELIGHTED AT ACCRA ACADEMY PROJECT

ASAMOAH GYAN DELIGHTED AT ACCRA ACADEMY PROJECT…. The captain of the Black Stars, Asamoah Gyan, has expressed his satisfaction with the progress of work on the artificial football pitch at Accra Academy Senior High School which he is currently undertaking at a cost of $200,000. Gyan last year made a pledge to construct the 1,000-seater facility when he visited his alma meter while on holidays and subsequently cut the sod to begin construction in November 2015. Before touring the facility, Gyan called on the headmaster of the school, Samuel Ofori Adjei, who informed him that the cost of the project was likely to increase marginally because of additional works he

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SLAVERY IN GHANA

                      SLAVERY IN GHANA…. Child Slavery at Mines Gold mining is one of Ghana’s major industries, and the hope of finding work brings thousands to mining towns. Most turn to unlicensed and informal galamsey mining—small scale operations, carried out with the most basic tools. Galamsey sites are extremely dangerous for children due to frequent mine collapses, poisonous dust inhalation, and exposure to toxic chemicals used to extract gold from ore. Boys put their health and even survival at risk. For girls, sex slavery in mining regions is a regular and disturbing threat.   Child Slavery in Fishing Along Lake Volta, Ghanaian children are

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GIDEON JUNG FINALLY TO PLAY FOR GERMANY AS GHANA SHOW NO INTEREST

GIDEON JUNG FINALLY TO PLAY FOR GERMANY AS GHANA SHOW NO INTEREST…. Hamburg SV star Gideon Jung has finally admitted his willingness to opt for Germany over Ghana as the West African country has shown no interest in the youngster. Jung, 21, has declared his intentions of playing for Ghana in the past and his performance for Hamburg in the recently ended German Bundesliga season was expected to earn him recognition from Ghana. But apparently no Ghana official has made any contact with the midfielder, leaving him with no option but opt to feature for the World Cup winners. Germany Olympic coach Horst Hrubesch is set to announce his final

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CONFIRMED: AGYA KOO REMARRIES IN THE UK

CONFIRMED: AGYA KOO REMARRIES IN THE UK…. The popular actor/comedian Agya Koo is ready to walk down the aisle again with her long time girlfriend Rita, in the United Kingdom. The ceremony is expected to take place on 11th June at the Unit 2 Cliwom Church at Kent Road, London. Born Kofi Adu, Agya Koo has been a consistent feature on the local movie scene, carrying the Kumawood brand for a long time with comical roles in movies. He got divorced from his wife Victoria Owusu Adomako in 2012, following series of accusations and counter accusations from both parties. The bad blood that existed between them saw the marriage end

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YOUR BOSS ALWAYS NOTICES THESE THINGS ABOUT YOU

YOUR BOSS ALWAYS NOTICES THESE THINGS ABOUT YOU…. No matter what field you’re in — health, engineering, media, education, design, etc. — you (most likely) answer to a higher-up, and FYI, said higher-up is evaluating you daily. And not just your work. Your boss notices a range of things about you, because her job is, well, to keep an eye on you. Whether you like it or not, here are the things she’s observing regularly. Pro tip: Work hard five days a week! 1. How early you arrive. Are you getting to work at 8 a.m., 9 a.m., or 10? Different work cultures require different hours (some offices don’t even

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THINGS ONLY MATURE ADULTS UNDERSTAND ABOUT TRUE LOVE

THINGS ONLY MATURE ADULTS UNDERSTAND ABOUT TRUE LOVE…. Once upon a time, I was really into Nicholas Sparks novels and romantic movies, and couldn’t figure out why I wasn’t happy in relationships. Or rather, I knew exactly why I was unhappy: No one was living up to the fairytale I had fashioned for myself in my head. I was only pleased when things were above and beyond romantic. I wanted to write a best-selling book based on my great love story. While there’s nothing wrong with wanting big romance, you aren’t ready for real love if you’re only focused on butterflies and sweeping romantic gestures. True love is grittier and sometimes a

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FIRST VISA-ENABLED FUEL CARD LAUNCHED IN GHANA

FIRST VISA-ENABLED FUEL CARD LAUNCHED IN GHANA…. Customers will now enjoy the easy life with the introduction of the Shell Ezypass card, the first Visa-enabled fuel card to be introduced onto the Ghanaian market. This innovation was conceived by Vivo Energy Ghana, the Shell licensee, and Zenith Bank, together with their partners, Visa International. The Ezypass fuel card, which is easy to carry, is also designed with in-built security features to ensure 100 per cent cash security on the card and can be used to purchase fuel, lubricants or items at Shell shops. It can also be used at any Point of Sale (POS) terminals that accept Visa. Speaking at

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SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS SHOWCASES INNOVATIONS TO TRANSFORM PEOPLE’S LIVES AT 2016

       Samsung Electronics Showcases Innovations to Transform People’s Lives at 2016 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd has unveiled its product line-up for 2016 at its annual Samsung Africa Forum event in JOHANNESBURG, South Africa. The company underlined the importance of innovation that makes a meaningful difference in people’s everyday lives, showcasing its new bezel-less curved SUHD TVs with Quantum dot display, the industry-first Front Load Washer with AddWash™, and a range of refrigerators and freezers with Twin Cooling™ technology. A press release widely distributed by African Press Organization(APO)on behalf of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Said “Samsung has continuously worked to help people live smarter lives, and this year we

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TOP 31 MOST POWERFUL ARMIES IN THE WORLD RIGHT NOW

                             Top 31 Most Powerful Armies In The World Right Now The world is increasingly becoming a more military place, it feels like we have entered a new modified cold war filled with groups who have no country and no flag. In the past couple of years it is has become clear that the strongest armies in the world are not the ones with the largest number of guns. What do you think makes the best kind of army? Is it all about advanced technologies, special training, powerful allies. . . or something else? 1. The United States of

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J.B. DANQUAH-ADU’S ‘KILLER ARRESTED’ (UPDATED)

                                    J.B. Danquah-Adu’s ‘killer arrested’ (updated) A man suspected to have killed the late Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, Mr Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu has been arrested by the police. The yet-to-be-named suspect was arrested in an operation led by the Accra Regional Police Commander, COP Dr George A. Dampare, at Thursday dawn. Police sources told Graphic Online that the suspect was still being interrogated to establish whether he acted alone or had other accomplices. He has allegedly confessed to stabbing the MP to death. Three mobile phones, two of which belonged to Mr Danquah-Adu, were

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OLD TAFO CLASHES: SIX CHURCHES,MOSQUE BURNT

    Old Tafo clashes: Six churches, Mosque burnt Chaotic scene at old Tafo as the confusion broke out Wednesday Some churches and a mosque have reportedly been attacked in the clashes at old Tafo in Kumasi despite the dusk-to-dawn curfew imposed on the community.It is unclear the name of the churches involved.Ultimate FM’s Isaac Bediako Justice reports that so far six church buildings and a Mosque have been burnt by the irate youth.The Old Tafo community has been placed under curfew following clashes between some youth perceived to be Muslims and the traditional authorities in the area.The locals and traditional authorities are reportedly fighting off attempts by the Muslim

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