Author Archives: larryehu

Kwesi Nyantakyi replies Rev Osei Kofi

Former Ghana Football Association (GFA) President, Kwesi Nyantakyi, has responded to an ex-Black Star player, Rev Osei Kofi’s call on President Akufo-Addo to deal with him or risk losing the next polls. In a response signed by his spokesperson, Irbad Ibrahim, he stated ‘I have read with serious reservations excerpts of an interview attributed to sports commentator Rev Osei Kofi ...

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John Mahama dances to ‘Bobolebobo’ at his 60th birthday party

Former president John Dramani Mahama celebrated his birthday in style by jamming to the popular ‘Bobolebobo’ song. The NDC flagbearer aspirant turned 60-years-old on Thursday, November 30, 2018. As part of his birthday, Mahama exhibited some dance moves by jamming to the refix of the ‘Bobolebobo” song. Crowded by friends and loved ones, the ex-president looked very happy as he ...

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Ghana 2018: Nigeria’s Super Falcons promised $10k each to win

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick on Thursday promised to reward the Super Falcons with $10,000 if they retain the Africa Women’s Cup of Nations title in Ghana on Saturday. The Falcons battle Banyana Banyana of South Africa in the final of the competition at the Accra Sports Stadium in Ghana on Saturday. The two teams have qualified for the ...

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UEFA Europa League wrap

Chelsea made light work of Greek outfit PAOK to run out 4-0 winners in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday evening. As expected, Maurizio Sarri made a few changes from Saturday’s loss to Spurs as Cesc Fabregas, Ross Barkely, Pedro and Gary Cahill earned re-calls. The visitors got off to the worst possible start as defender Yevhen Khacheridi shown a ...

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GHS420k fee: ‘We’ll not tolerate auctioning of NDC’ – Bagbin

A flagbearer hopeful of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Albert Babgin has expressed outrage with the GHS400,000 filing fee expected to be paid by all flag bearer hopefuls of the party. All male flag bearer aspirants of the NDC are expected to cough up GHS400,000 as filing fee while their female counterparts and persons with disability pay GHS200,000 ...

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NDC GHC400,000 filing fee: Spio-Garbrah to file on Disability Act

The decision by the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) to peg the filing fee for its flagbearer aspirants at GHC400,000 has elicited sharp reactions from some of the aspirants. They raised eyebrows over the fee, suggesting it was counter-productive and a disservice to a centre-left party. At a news conference in Accra on Thursday to outline the road map for ...

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Parliament endorses GH¢73bn financial request from gov’t

Parliament on Thursday granted a request by the Government of Ghana to withdraw over GH¢73 billion from the Consolidated Fund and other government funds to finance development projects. This follows the House’s approval, after a marathon motion debate on the 2019 budget and financial policy statement of government presented to the House by Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta two weeks ...

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Salif Keita ‘retiring to fight albinism stigma’

Salif Keita, one of Africa’s biggest musical stars, is giving up making albums so he can spend more time fighting the stigma that some fellow albinos in Africa face, his wife has told the BBC. Coumba Makalou Keita said the 69-year-old had made the decision after completing his last album Un Autre Blanc (Another White), which was released earlier this ...

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