Apple delays launch of smart speaker

Apple is delaying the release of its HomePod smart speaker until 2018. The electronics giant said the device, which was due to be released in December this year, still needed development work. It said the HomePod would be ready to go on shop shelves in the US, UK and Australia “early in 2018”. The news […]

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3 judges to face disciplinary action for unnecessarily remanding suspects

Three judges in Northern region are to face disciplinary action for unnecessarily remanding suspects who appear before them.  The names of the judges are not yet known. But the This follows a directive from the Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo demanding names of judges who excessively remand suspects in abuse of their fundamental rights. She issued a strong […]

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Asante Kotoko owner Otumfuo Osei Tutu II passes vote of confidence on Executive Chairman Dr Kwame Kyei

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II receiving the MTN FA Cup trophy from Executive Chairman Dr Kwame Kyei and Amos Frimpong. Asante Kotoko owner and life patron Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has heaped praise on Executive Chairman Dr. Kwame Kyei saying he is the best man to lead the Porcupine Warriors. The Ashanti King remarked after the team visited […]

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Feature: Asante Kotoko heading for another rough start next season

When the 2017-2018 Ghana Premier League season commences next year, hopefully with a title sponsor, Kumasi Asante Kotoko will be among the title contenders. With the team’s long successful history in the competition, why wouldn’t they be tipped for a title before the campaign gets underway. Fans of the Porcupine Warriors are feeling good about […]

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Dog owners have lower mortality – Study

Dog owners have a lower risk of death from cardiovascular disease or other causes, a study of 3.4 million Swedes has found. The team analysed national registries for people aged 40 to 80, and compared them to dog ownership registers. They found there was a lower risk of cardiovascular disease in owners of dogs, particularly […]

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Activa International wins Insurance Company of the year award

Activa International Insurance Company Ghana Limited (AIIG) has been awarded Insurance Company of the Year at the Ghana Accountancy and Finance Awards 2017. Managing Director of Activa Insurance Mr. Solomon Lartey expressed great appreciation to the awarding board for the recognition given to his company. He said ‘we have been in our little corner doing […]

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Petrosol’s finance team awarded best Finance Team in Oil and Gas sector

Petrosol’s finance team has been adjudged the Accounts and Finance Team of the Year 2017 (Oil and Gas Sector) at the maiden Ghana Accountancy & Finance Awards (GAFA). The award was in recognition of the company’s commitment to professionalism, financial discipline and adherence to fulfilling its financial obligations. The event was held at the Movenpick Hotel in […]

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Man Utd: Ibrahimovic and Pogba in squad against Newcastle

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba were part of Manchester United’s EFL Cup-winning side last season Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba will return to the Manchester United squad for Saturday’s Premier League game against Newcastle at Old Trafford. Striker Ibrahimovic, 36, is yet to play this season after suffering a cruciate knee ligament injury in April. […]

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Dong Bortey: Arsenal and Man United wanted to sign me

A former Ghanaian star has revealed how his former club prevented him from joining either Manchester United or Arsenal some 18-years ago. Bernard Don Bortey, who enjoyed a fabulous career with Hearts of Oak, says he was never given an opportunity to complete a move after the two English powerhouses showed interest in his talent. The […]

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Let’s improve livelihoods with sustainable mining practices – Addo-Kufuor

Mr. Kwame Addo-Kufuor in a hearty chat with Dr Kayode Fayemi, Nigeria’s Minister for Mines & Steel Development The President of the ECOWAS Federation of Chambers of Mines (EFEDCOM), Mr. Kwame Addo-Kufuor, has enjoined large-scale mining companies in the sub-region to promote innovative mining practices that protect the environment and enhance the livelihoods of people. […]

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