Monday, January 22, 2018

General News

Nana Addo commends peaceful handing over of power in Liberia 

President Nana Addo has commended the peaceful handing over of power and swearing in of Liberia’s President, George Oppong Weah. President Nana Addo indicated that Liberia’s newly elected President’s inauguration “is an extremely important development in Liberian history, and in West African history.” “For us, in West Africa, I think the democratic consolidation that so […]

Business

BOG cautions public on use of bitcoin in Ghana

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Bank of Ghana has cautioned the public on the use of the bitcoin in the country. Go to Source: Myjoyonline

AirtelTigo aims for superior network coverage, customer experience

Telecom company, AirtelTigo, says it aims to provide superior customer experience with improved network coverage, which creates a meaningful differentiation from its competitors. “Through our combined network, we will offer wider and improved coverage and better quality of service to customers in both urban and rural Ghana,” said the Chief Executive Officer of AirtelTigo, Roshi […]

Sports

VIDEO: David Accam gets hero’s welcome at Philadelphia Union

David Accam arrives in Philadelphia When winger David Accam arrived at the Philadelphia International Airport, he wasn’t the only thing making an unofficial debut in Philadelphia. He was wearing the Philadelphia Union’s new kit, which was the most talked about subject of the Union’s offseason until Accam’s blockbuster signing. So a couple of things struck […]

International News

Senate deal to halt government shutdown

The US government partial shutdown is set to end after Senate Republicans and Democrats voted to approve a temporary funding bill. Senator Chuck Schumer said Democrats would support the bill if Republicans addressed a programme that shields young immigrants from deportation. Democrats had refused to vote for the bill unless they secured protections for recipients […]

Lifestyle

5 questions you should ask a wedding photographer before you book them

Any newlywed couple will tell you that the most important thing at your wedding, besides your choice of spouse, of course, is the photographer.  But choosing one that vibes with your style and delivers on the goods can be tough — there are just so many amazing photogs. So we reached out to wedding photographer Alisha Siegel to get the […]

Onion ‘could help fight TB antibiotic resistance’

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A type of onion could help the fight against antibiotic resistance in cases of tuberculosis, a study has suggested. Go to Source: Myjoyonline

WHO includes ‘gaming disorder’ on list of mental health conditions

The World Health Organization has included “gaming disorder” on its list of mental health conditions for the latest draft of its 11th International Classification of Diseases. It is filed under “disorders due to addictive behaviours,” and is characterized by “increasing priority given to gaming to the extent that gaming takes precedence over other life interests […]