Lionel Messi double helps Barca edge to win over Real Sociedad

Barcelona kept within touching distance of Liga leaders Real Madrid ahead of next week’s Clasico, seeing out a nervy 3-2 win over a Real Sociedad side that probably deserved more at the Camp Nou. Lionel Messi gave the hosts the lead after 17 minutes, doubling their advantage after the half-hour mark. However, a flurry of […]

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CDD pushes for break up of pro-NPP militant groups

Governance think tank, Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana), has joined calls for a crackdown on members of New Patriotic Party (NPP) affiliated militant groups. In a press release ahead of President Nana Akufo-Addo’s 100 days in office, CDD condemned the violent activities of the groups and faulted the security agencies and the NPP for […]

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Vincent Kompany on target as Manchester City beat lightweight Southampton

 A captain’s goal from Vincent Kompany powered Manchester City to a 3-0 Premier League win away to Southampton. The Belgian broke the deadlock early in the second half when he headed past the statuesque Fraser Forster who will not want to see a replay of his effort. The excellent Leroy Sane added a second on […]

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Australian govt backs Ghana’s anti-galamsey fight, pledges support

The Australian government has lauded Ghana’s campaign against the activities of small-scale illegal miners and has promised to support the effort. The Australian High Commissioner to Ghana, Andrew Barnes, said the anti-galamsey fight that has been gaining traction since last month is timely and it underscores the Nana Akufo-Addo-led administration’s resolve to end the destruction […]

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Cedi stability not artificial; backed by solid policies- Finance Minister

Finance Minister has said the sustained appreciation of the country’s currency, the cedi, against the major trading currencies is no fluke. Ken Ofori Atta said a clear thought out policy to raise revenue and manage the expenditure underpinned by a solid agricultural policy intervention is responsible for the recent stability of the cedi. Ghana’s currency had […]

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