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  • 9 months Video: NDC’s Sammy Gyamfi gives NPP’s Okoe Boye ‘standing ovation’ as Pratt applauds MP Adom
    The National Communications Officer for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi, has given the Member of Parliament for Ledzokuku Constituency, Dr Okoe Boye, a standing ovation. Mr Gyamfi’s standing ovation was in respect of the New Patriotic Party legislator’s stand on the National Communication Authority’s closure of Radio Gold and Radio XYZ over the […] ... more
  • 9 months Fear grips Ghanaians in Maryland over murder of Chris Attoh’s wife Adom
    The gruesome murder of Bettie Jenifer, wife of famous Ghanaian actor, Chris Attoh, last Friday has sent shivers down the spine of many Ghanaian residents in Maryland, USA. The sad incident has also attracted mixed reactions about what might have motivated the murder. ... more
  • 9 months “Football fans must show maturity at the stadium” – Minister Adom
    Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister of Youth and Sports, has called on football fans to act maturely at the various stadia to avert any unfortunate incident that can plunder the nation into mourning. ... more
  • 9 months GES condemns headmaster killing Adom
    The Ghana Education Service (GES) has condemned the alleged murder of the Headmaster of Salvation Army Basic School at Asiakwa in the Eastern Region. George Somuah Bosempem was reportedly murdered recently by a gang of ‘wee smokers. ... more
  • 9 months Navarette’s double over Dogboe: Find out all match stats here Adom
    Emanuel Navarrete defeated Isaac Dogboe by TKO in Round 12 to retain his WBO junior featherweight world title — the same belt he won in his first fight against Dogboe in December — at the Tucson Convention Center on Saturday. While Dogboe was better prepared for the rematch with Navarrete, he simply could not deal […] ... more
  • 9 months Lawyer calls for domestic violence taskforce Adom
    A legal practitioner, Dr Maurice Ampaw has called on the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DOVVSU) of the Ghana Police Service and other law enforcement agencies to introduce domestic violence taskforce to combat domestic cases. The legal practitioner, who was speaking on Adom TV’s legal show ‘Me Wo Case Anaa’, said domestic violence cases […] ... more
  • 9 months Four jailed 16 years for mining in Atewa Forest Adom
    A  Koforidua Circuit Court in the Eastern region, presided over by Her Honour, Mercy Adei Kotei has sentenced four men to a total of 16 years into prison custody for illegal mining in the heart of the Atewa Forest Reserve. The convicts were also fined 12 thousand penalty units equivalent to GH¢ 96,000. ... more
  • 9 months Shocking! Woman kills husband of 20 years while he was asleep Adom
    A 20-year-old marriage between Michael Opey Lamptey and Rebecca Lamptey has ended in tragedy as the wife is alleged to have hit the husband’s head several times with a flat grinding stone, while he was asleep, leading to his death. The Eastern Regional Police Command is still working to unravel the cause of the attack. ... more
  • 9 months Vigil held over Radio Gold, Radio XYZ shut down Adom
    A vigil was held last night at the forecourt of Radio Gold, Lartebiokorshie in Accra. The vigil was to protest the shutting down of Radio Gold and Radio XYZ by the National Communications Authority (NCA). ... more
  • 9 months Tiwaa takes orders from IGP – Afenyo-Markin to NDC Adom
    The Member of Parliament for Effutu constituency, Alexander Afenyo-Markin says the National Democratic Congress (NDC) should be matured about the invitation from the police to their national chairman, Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo. READ ALSO: Shutting us down is ‘high-handedness’ – Radio Gold laments According to him, if truly he is not guilty there is nothing wrong with […] ... more
  • 9 months Ghana Armed Forces to fight crime with trained dogs Adom
    The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) is developing its “Canine” training programme to help curb terrorism and drug trafficking among other forms of crime. Mr Dominic Nitiwul, the Minister of Defense, said this when he commissioned a Transit Accommodation Facility, and a dog breeding kennel at the Ghana Military Police Dog Training School, also known as […] ... more
  • 9 months Chris Attoh cancels movie shoot, flies to Maryland after wife gets murdered Adom
    Actor Chris Attoh has jetted off to Maryland, US after receiving news about the murder of his recently married spouse Bettie Jenifer, the incident which happened Friday night. Mr Attoh, who was in Los Angeles shooting a new movie, cut short the project to find out more details of the harrowing news. ... more
  • 9 months Video: I’d reject 5 million dollars to quit music – Upcoming musician Adom
    An up and coming musician, who goes by the stage name, DSL (De Sound Lord) says he would reject 5 million US dollars on the condition of quitting music. According to him, though it might seem absurd considering the fact that he is a budding musician who needs capital, accepting money to quit music doesn’t […] ... more
  • 9 months Chinese Helena Huang to be declared wanted by the Police Adom
    The Northern Regional Police Command has tendered an application before the Tamale High Court to get to the man who stood surety for Helena Huang to locate her. This, according to Regional Crime Officer Supt. ... more
  • 9 months Finance Minister shames lawyers for evading taxes Adom
    Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has revealed how some lawyers and business owners who complain on social media about government’s failure to provide certain public services are among the same people who refuse to pay their taxes. According to him, it was through taxes that government generates the revenues to meet those obligations. ... more
  • 9 months Four illegal miners jailed 16years, fined GHC96k Adom
    Four illegal miners have been jailed four years each by the Koforidua Circuit Court ‘B’ Friday for engaging in galamsey in the Atewa Forest Reserve. Additionally, they were fined Ghc24,000 each. ... more
  • 9 months Customs debunks claims of importation of high-grade firearms into Ghana Adom
    The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has refuted claims by media publications that a container load of sophisticated guns including AK 47 assault rifles have arrived at the Tema Port.    Together with other security agencies, they are assuring the public that no such weapons have been imported into the country and that […] ... more
  • 9 months Video: Chris Attoh’s wife shot dead in US Adom
    Bettie Jenifer, the wife of Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh, has been shot dead. She was killed, by an unidentified male on Friday, while leaving her office in Maryland in the US after work. ... more
  • 9 months Prof. Attafuah explains how NIA officials were recruited Adom
    The Chief Executive Officer of the National Identification Authority (NIA), Prof. Ken Attafuah has disclosed that as part of the outfit’s efforts to improve accountability and transparency, all officials undertaking the Ghana Card registration exercise were employed through due procedures with all diligence done. ... more
  • 9 months Rejoinder: The world lost a Belgium – sized area of primary rainforest last year Adom
    The attention of Forestry Commission has been drawn to a publication which first appeared on the World Resource Institute’s website on 25th April, 2019, on the above subject.   Same has been published on other media portals worldwide. ... more
  • 9 months This is what GJA thinks about closure of Radio Gold and Radio XYZ Adom
    The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has registered its displeasure about the closure of two pro-National Democratic Congress radio stations- Radio Gold and Radio XYZ- by the National Communications Authority (NCA). In a statement signed by Affail Monney, president of the GJA, the media body said “the GJA is not courted to support the action of […] ... more
  • 9 months Nigerians react as Bobrisky reveals breasts, cleavage on internet Adom
    Nigerians on social media have reacted to the picture of Nigerian male cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, popularly known as Bobrisky, showing his cleavage and breasts. Bobrisky had on Monday uploaded a picture on his official Instagram page, revealing his cleavage and breasts. ... more
  • 9 months Three drown after Thursday’s downpour (Audio) Adom
    Three people have reportedly drowned in Nankrom, a suburb of East Legon after a heavy downpour in parts of Accra on Thursday. In an interview with AdomOnline, an excavator operator, one Ben who was at the scene of the incident said he was at Nanakrom with his mechanic working on his vehicle when the incident […] ... more
  • 9 months John Dumelo to have White Wedding on Saturday Adom
    Actor and entrepreneur, John Dumelo, is set to officially follow his traditional marriage ceremony with a wedding. The event is happening on Saturday, May 11. ... more
  • 9 months Asempa FM names Black Stars defenders for 2019 AFCON Adom
    The 32nd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) will be hosted by Egypt this year. The competition will be held from June 21 to July 19. ... more
  • 9 months Video: How Adom FM’s Afia Pokua was nicknamed Vim Lady Adom
    Vim Lady is a name many have called Adom FM’s News Editor, Afia Pokua. For many years, she has been called so and many people do not know her real name. ... more
  • 9 months Photos: Nadia Buari & friends throw Dumelo’s wife a bridal shower ahead of upcoming Wedding Adom
    Rumours have it that actor John Dumelo and wife Gifty Nkornu are about to tie the knot in a white wedding a year after they had their traditional marriage. Actress Nadia Buari, who is a friend to Mr Dumelo’s wife, teamed up with her friends to throw a bridal shower for her. ... more
  • 9 months Video: Vim Lady talks about journalists using ‘Juju’ in the media industry Adom
    Adom FM’s astute broadcaster, Afia Pokua aka Vim Lady says some media practitioners consult voodoos, fetish priests, pastors and deities to spiritually uplift them at their workplaces. In an interview on Daybreak Hitz on Hitz FM, Friday, the broadcaster, known for her outstanding works in the media, said the only problem she has had is […] ... more
  • 9 months Lucy Quist resigns from Normalisation Committee Adom
    The Vice Chairperson of the Normalisation Committee of the Ghana Football Association, Lucy Quist, has resigned from the Normalisation Committee. Lucy Quist disclosed this on her Facebook post Friday. ... more
  • 9 months Nsawam Prisons inmates benefit from Govt’s 1D1F programme Adom
    Inmates at the Nsawam Medium Security Prisons in the Eastern region have benefited from government’s One District, One Factory (1D1F) programme with the commissioning of Brompton Portfolio Limited’s tissue making factory at the prison camp on Tuesday. Speaking at the commissioning of the factory, the National Coordinator of the 1D1F initiative, Gifty Ohene Konadu stated […] ... more
  • 9 months I now give my tithe to God in trailer loads – Oyedepo Adom
    The issue about tithing is a major topic amongst a faction of Christians. Whilst many believe tithing was under the Mosaic law and hence it’s not relevant today, others believe tithing is an obligation for every Christian. ... more
  • 9 months Patapaa’s new hairstyle causing stir on social media (photo) Adom
    ‘One Corner’ hitmaker, Patapaa Amisty, just like Shatta Wale said, has all the tools and tricks needed to cause a buzz on social media. In a new photo sighted by adomonline. ... more
  • 9 months Audio: Asiedu Nketia attacks CID boss Adom
    Johnson Asiedu Nketia, General Secretary of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has hit at the Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department, COP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah. Mr Nketia said the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) boss, per her conduct, is only abusing state power to favour her pay masters following the invitation of the […] ... more
  • 9 months Video: Transgender believes it was God’s plan to change from male to female Adom
    Twenty-six-year-old transgender, Angela Coleman, sharing her journey to become transgender, has disclosed that she believes it was part of God’s plans to change from male to female. “I wasn’t born this way but circumstances brought me here and I believe it was God’s intention for me to change into a woman someday,” she said. ... more
  • 9 months Negative prophecies better than positive ones — Nigel Gaisie Adom
    Prophet Nigel Gaisie who had prophesied the death of Dancehall artiste, Ebony, has once again ‘prophesied’ that another top Ghanaian musician will kick the bucket by the end of this year. And while his pronouncement a fortnight ago has received bashing with many questioning why he only predicts the death of people, the leader of […] ... more
  • 9 months Asantehene is not God – Yvonne Nelson debates Okyeame Kwame Adom
    Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson decided to school rapper Okyeame Kwame after he posted a message about the King of the Ashanti Kingdom, Otumfuo Nana Osei Tutu II during his 20th anniversary, tagging him as a “God”. The rapper took to Instagram to eulogise the Asantehene, but Yvonne, who wasn’t too comfortable with the rap doctor’s […] ... more
  • 9 months Audio: NPP will do anything illegal to stay in power – Lawyer Adom
    The National Identification Authority (NIA) has been accused of doing the bidding of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) to circumvent processes to favour the government. A member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) legal team, Abraham Amaliba who revealed this on Joy News’ morning show, the AM Show Thursday accused the Akufo-Addo government of […] ... more
  • 9 months Govt reacts to Radio Gold, Radio XYZ shutdown Adom
    The Minister for Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has refuted allegations that there is a political motivation behind the shutdown of two pro-opposition radio stations, Radios XYZ and Gold. The two stations were shut down on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at a time an NDC press conference addressed by the Council of Elders at the party […] ... more
  • 9 months Church ushers must undergo security training – Security expert Adom
    A security analyst, Mr Paul Boateng is advocating ushers in churches undergo security training following a terror attack alert by the Africa Center for Security and Intelligence Studies. The security agency claimed a terrorist group, Salafi-Jihadist is planning to attack churches in Ghana and Togo after a successful attack in some churches in Burkina Faso. ... more
  • 9 months No GH artiste makes money from just music – EL Adom
    Although things are improving in the music industry and some artistes such as Sarkodie, Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale are believed to be making millions of cedis with their craft, rapper EL says it is not possible for any Ghanaian artiste to make a fortune solely from music. “Music is just a means to an end. ... more
  • 9 months Video: Check out Afia Pokua’s response to people forcing her to marry Adom
    Adom FM’s Afia Pokua, popularly known as Vim Lady, has responded to critics lambasting her for not tying the knot with a man yet. In an interview on Daybreak Hitz on Hitz FM, Friday, Vim Lady asked Ghanaians to stop pressuring her because “we are forcing a lot of people into things they’re not ready […] ... more
  • 9 months Audio: Spiritual protection can’t prevent Jihadist attack – Prophet Adom
    Gone are the days when churches were hallowed places and somewhat immune to conflicts and violence of the world, including Jihadist attacks. The Founder and Leader of the Lords Parliament Chapel, Apostle Francis Amoako–Attah, has therefore entreated all not to concentrate on spiritual warfare alone because that could spell doom for Christians. ... more
  • 9 months Bride mocked for ‘tiny’ engagement ring Adom
    A bride-to-be has been cruelly mocked after taking to social media to show off her ‘tiny’ new engagement ring. The ring costs $132 and features a single diamond ring on a 14 karat-gold band. ... more
  • 9 months Fake Chinese doctors in Ghana grabbed Adom
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  • 9 months Togo caps presidential terms Adom
    Togo’s parliament has voted to reinstate the two-term limit for presidents, but the change does not apply to the current leader. President Faure Gnassingbé will be eligible to run in future elections in 2020 and 2025, meaning he could potentially remain in power until 2030. ... more
  • 9 months Swedru guard, 3 others in assault case to pay GH¢10,000 compensation to victim Adom
    The Swedru Municipal Guard and three others standing trial at the Swedru District Court for allegedly assaulting a 17-year-old boy have agreed to pay an amount of GH¢10,000 as compensation to the victim. The accused persons, Peter Danso, Isaac Ntsiful, Sampson Aikins and Francis Yorke have already paid GH¢3,000 to the victim to support his […] ... more
  • 9 months Sulley Muntari ‘begs’ to be in Black Stars squad for AFCON Adom
    Former Ghana international Sulley Muntari has asked to be included in Black Stars squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. This was revealed by GFA Normalisation Committee chairman Dr Kofi Amoah. ... more
  • 9 months You can now hire a total stranger to argue on your behalf Adom
    If you’re not a confrontational person, having to argue with someone can be a daunting task. Luckily, Chinese online marketplace Taobao now offers people the chance to hire a “professional quarreler” to argue on their behalf. ... more
  • 9 months David Beckham banned from driving for using mobile phone Adom
    David Beckham has been given a six-month driving ban for using his mobile phone while behind the wheel. The former England captain previously pleaded guilty to using the device while driving his Bentley in central London on 21 November last year. ... more
  • 9 months Security alert: Terrorist group targets Ghanaian churches – Security Expert Adom
    Ghanaian churches have been placed on high alert following warnings from the Africa Centre for Security and Intelligence Studies (ACSIS) that an attack on them is imminent. ACSIS has said it has picked up intelligence that suggests the Salafi-jihadists are looking to incite religious tensions in Ghana and Togo. ... more
  • 9 months Pope introduces new sex abuse reporting rules Adom
    Pope Francis introduced new guidelines Thursday governing the reporting and investigation of clerical sexual abuse, in an apparent response to victims who have long called on the pontiff to address the crisis. The guidelines, laid out in an experimental law, take effect on June 1 and will be re-examined following a three-year trial period. ... more
  • 9 months Shutting us down is ‘high-handedness’ – Radio Gold laments Adom
    The operators of the pro-opposition radio station, Radio Gold, have said the closure of the station on Thursday by the airwaves regulator was an extreme action. The management of Network Broadcasting Company Ltd, operators of the station, stated in a press release issued on May 9 that the station’s attempts to submit the required documentation […] ... more
  • 9 months NCA closure of Radio Gold, XYZ harsh – GIBA Adom
    The Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association (GIBA) has mounted a spirited defense for radio stations closed down by the National Communications Authority (NCA) Thursday. GIBA explained that, though it does not condone piracy in the broadcasting industry, the decision to close down the two radio stations is harsh. ... more
  • 9 months One more arrested over murder of teacher at Asiakwa Adom
    Hezekiel Boadu, one of the teenage suspects who attacked and killed George Somuah Bosompem, the Religious and Moral Education teacher at Asiakwa Salvation Army Basic School has been arrested by the police. The suspect who has been on the run since news broke out about his involvement in the attack of the 57-year-old teacher was […] ... more
  • 9 months Farmer convicted for stealing fowls Adom
    The Enchi District Magistrate court has sentenced a farmer to 12 months imprisonment in hard labour for stealing four fowls valued at GH?200. ... more
  • 9 months Curfew hours on Chereponi and Saboba renewed Adom
    The Ministry of the Interior has renewed the curfew hours imposed on Chereponi, Saboba and their environs from 1800 hours to 0600 hours with effect from Wednesday, May 8, 2019. A statement signed by Mr Ambrose Dery, the sector Minister, and copied to the Ghana News Agency, said the renewal of the curfew hours was […] ... more
  • 9 months I nearly collapsed first time smoking ganja in Tamale – Wanlov reveals Adom
    After joining the crusade to legalize the banned drug, Marijuana in Ghana, Musician Wanlov has shared his first-time experience of his encounter with the drug. In an interview with radio and TV host Abeiku Santana, Wanlov revealed that he tried marijuana for the first time in Uganda. ... more
  • 9 months Audio: People smoke wee and cook in markets, why harass Ofosu-Ampofo – Amaliba to govt Adom
    A member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) legal team is questioning the professionalism of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) Director-General, COP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah. To Abraham Amaliba, the police invitation to chairman of his party, Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo over the recent kidnappings and fire outbreaks in the country is just a scheme by […] ... more
  • 9 months Obinim gives church member husband by sleeping in sofa with her (Video) Adom
    Controversial man of God, Angel Daniel Obinim, has gone a step higher with his spiritual antics by sleeping in a couch with a lady in the church. The move, we are told is a spiritual exercise that was aimed at getting the lady a husband. ... more
  • 9 months NCA justifies shutdown of radio stations Adom
    The National Communications Authority (NCA) has, with immediate effect, begun a shutdown operation of radio stations operating without valid authorisations as determined by the 2017 FM Broadcasting Audit. In a statement issued by the NCA on Thursday, May 9, 2019, the Authority revealed that the shutdown is an enforcement action in line with the decision […] ... more
  • 9 months Video: Kuami Eugene, Kidi not competition at Lynx – DopeNation Adom
    Latest signees to the Lynx Entertainment music label, DopeNation, say they do not see Kuami Eugene and Kidi as competition. Speaking in an interview on the GIST with JoyNews’ MzGee, the ‘Naami’ hitmakers noted that they rather see competition between Kuami Eugene and Kidi, who are also on the label, as a compliment. ... more
  • 9 months Audio: NCA shutdowns Radio XYZ and Radio Gold Adom
    Accra based radio stations, Radio XYZ and Radio Gold have been shutdown by the National Communications Authority (NCA). News Editor of radio XYZ, Eric Ahianyo, who confirmed the closure on Asempa FM’s Ekosi Sen, Thursday said a police team, led by NCA officials, stormed the offices of XYZ to ensure it does not operate. ... more
  • 9 months Audio: Too much drama over Ofosu Ampofo’s police invitation – Baako worried Adom
    The Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako Junior, has described as absurd the drama surrounding the invitation of the national chairman of the NDC, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID). Mr Baako says he would have cooperated with the police if he were Mr Ampofo or get […] ... more
  • 9 months Photo: Davido exposes ‘sakawa’ boy Adom
    In an attempt to prove he doesn’t mix his career with fraudulent activities in the hope to survive, Nigerian singer Davido shared a screenshot of one ‘sakawa’ boy who wanted to work with him. Nigerians call boys who indulge in crybercrimes as Yahoo Boys while Ghanaians stick to the usual Sakawa term. ... more
  • 9 months Statement: Ofosu-Ampofo formally declines CID invitation Adom
    The National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo has, through his lawyers, officially declined the invitation of the Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service to report at the police headquarters on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 2:pm over recent fire outbreaks and kidnappings. A response written by […] ... more
  • 9 months Obrafour shares first-ever picture to appear in newspaper 2 decades ago (photo) Adom
    Ghanaian rapper Michael Elliot Kwabena Okyere Darko aka Obrafour has shared a classic picture of himself on social media to mark the 20th anniversary of his ‘Pae Mu Ka’ album. Fans have been responding to the post and have left heart-touching comments to laud the 43- year-old rapper for being a trailblazer in the music […] ... more
  • 9 months Tamale residents upset with police over release of Helen Huang (Audio) Adom
    Some residents of Tamale in the Northern region are angry with police in the region for releasing a Chinese woman, Helena Huang who was arrested with two trucks full of rosewood at the Vittin barrier. The anger of the residents follows a decision by the Northern Regional Police Command to grant Ms Huang bail. ... more
  • 9 months Audio: ‘CID Boss’ harassment of Ofosu Ampofo is witchcraft’ Adom
    The Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has likened the conduct of the Director-General of Criminal Investigations Department, Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah in inviting their chairman, to “witchcraft”. READ ALSO: Obiri Boahen slams NDC over Ofosu-Ampofo’s invitation The party believes the recently promoted CID Boss is being remotely controlled by the Akufo-Addo government to intimidate the […] ... more
  • 9 months The man who plays saxophone with his mouth Adom
    Tosan Arugha, a 31-year-old man who plays the saxophone almost note perfect but differently from how you might expect. The 31-year-old has been dubbed the human saxophone because he makes a sound remarkably similar to the woodwind instrument using just his mouth. ... more
  • 9 months Video: Meet the cerebral palsy teen who doesn’t take disability as an excuse Adom
    One in five Ghanaian children between two and 17 years suffer from a form of disability. The 17-year-old Herman Odoi Okpoti Ashong is one of them. ... more
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