Facebook ‘remembers’ nude images to combat revenge porn

Facebook is testing a system that allows users to message themselves their nude photos in an effort to combat so-called revenge porn. It will store a “fingerprint” of images to prevent any copies of them being shared by disgruntled ex-lovers. The trial is in Australia, where studies suggest one in five women aged 18-45 may […]

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Google promoted Texas gunman fake tweets

Google says it is “not happy” that its search results displayed false information about Texas gunman Devin Patrick Kelley, who killed 26 people. The search engine displayed a carousel of posts “popular on Twitter” that contained false stories that Kelley was a Muslim and a left-wing extremist. Google’s Danny Sullivan said the tweets were promoted […]

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Ebony accepts Songo’s ‘fire’ challenge, promises to sponsor the match

Dancehall sensation, Ebony has thrown a challenge to Adom TV/Asempa FM’s Countryman Songo to meet her in Kumasi this Friday to prove his intentions to “fire” her. “Tell him to meet me at the Mamba Bash this Friday at the Baba Yara Stadium if he really means what he said,” the ‘Sponor’ hit maker told Myjoyonline.com. […]

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Akufo-Addo gov’t digitization of economy good but … – NDC MP

Member of Parliament for Mion has lauded the Nana Akufo-Addo government for taking steps to transform the economy to a digital system but has raised concerns about the procurement processes and whether we are getting value for money or not. Mr. Mohammed Abdul-Aziz said on the AM Show on Joy News TV Wednesday that, it […]

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MeQasa acquires Jumia House Ghana

MeQasa.com has announced the acquisition of Jumia House Ghana, for an undisclosed amount, firmly establishing the property portal as the country’s largest and most trusted. Co-founder of MeQasa.com , Kelvin Nyame, said “The acquisition of Jumia House Ghana has placed meQasa.com in a prime position to better serve Ghana’s growing real estate market. “Our combined businesses […]

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Ghanaians have regretted voting for NPP – Allotey Jacobs

Central Regional Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Allotey Jacobs says some Ghanaians are beginning to regret voting for the New Patriotic Party (NPP). According to him, interactions with people in Cape Coast prior to his party’s unity walk on Sunday show that Ghanaians are disgruntled. Speaking on Peace FM’s Morning Show ‘Kokroko’ on […]

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Abiola Bawuah adjudged Finance Personality of the Year

Chief Executive Officer of UBA Ghana, Abiola Bawuah, has been adjudged Finance Personality of the Year at the maiden edition of the Ghana Accountancy and Finance Awards in Accra. This adds to the growing portfolio of awards she has picked up in 2017 alone. The CIMG Marketing Woman of the Year, thanked the organizers for the […]

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Dr. Opoku Prempeh misled Parliament on Mahama’s free education policy – Ablakwa

Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa says the Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh misled Parliament by stating that the previous administration made no allocation for its Progressively Free Education Programme before it exited office. According to the former Deputy Education Minister, “Government released all funds […]

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Don’t confirm Ada East DCE – 17 Assemblymen to Nana Addo

Some aggrieved members of the Ada East District Assembly in the Greater-Accra Region have petitioned President Nana Akufo-Addo not to swear in Sarah Dugbakie Pobee as the District’s new Chief Executive. The group described last Friday’s Assembly elections by the Electoral Commission (EC) as fraudulent, citing irregularities before, during and after the election. They accused […]

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Water treatment plant wasn’t seized – Nanumba North DCE

The Nanumba North District Chief Executive, Abdaulai Yaquob, has explained to Citi News that he personally ordered managers of the water treatment plant at Binbcheratanga to hand over keys to the facility to allow for some investigations into their activities. He thus denied the claim that he supported supposed NPP loyalists to seize the facility, […]

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