• 2 weeks 5 ways to avoid being in debt after your wedding Pulse -LS
    <p class="">When it comes to how much you spend on your wedding, the choice is totally up to you, hence running into debt also depends on you.</p> <p class="">Between the towering cakes, multiple courses of food, glittering venue, and extravagant floral arrangements, it's easy to see how it's possible to go into debt for your wedding.</p> <p class="">The cost of all these things adds up fast. And if you're trying to create a beautiful day or feeling the pressure to put on a major event for dozens of friends and family, you and your partner could wind up owing a ... more
  • 2 weeks 5 reasons why seeing a therapist works better than talking to a friend Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Judgment has no place in therapy.</p> <p class="">Therapy can help improve symptoms of many mental health conditions.</p> <p class="">In therapy, people also learn to cope with symptoms that may not respond to treatment right away.</p> <p class="">Research shows the benefits of therapy last longer than medication alone.</p> <p class="">Our friends are sometimes there to help us through our difficult times but the question is will they be there always than a therapist?</p> <p class="">Here are 5 reasons why seeing a therapist is actually wonderful for you and your mental health.</p> <ul><li><strong>Provides unbiased insights into your behaviour</strong></li></ul> <p class="">Most everybody ... more
  • 2 weeks Students Should Be Tested For COVID-19 When Schools Reopen—Bono SHSs Heads ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Some heads of second cycle institutions in the Bono Region have proposed to the central government to ensure that all students are tested for the coronavirus (COVID-19) when schools re-open. In their opinion, such a move would help those infected by the virus to be isolated and treated. The heads of senior high schools (SHSs) in the Bono Region made the suggestion during a fumigation exercise by Zoomlion Ghana Limited (ZGL). The exercise is a collaboration between Ghana Education Se ... more
  • 2 weeks NPP Deputy Comm. Director Lauds Outcome Of NCA Trial ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Following the outcome of the NCA trial where some former government officials of the previous opposition government NDC have been jailed, Deputy Communications Director of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mame Yaa Aboagye says it serves them right. According to her, the former NCA boss and his allies embezzled taxpayers rsquo; money. An Accra Commercial High Court presided over by Justice Eric Kyei Baffour on Tuesday, 12th May, 2020 convicted three (3) out of the five (5) ... more
  • 2 weeks Airbus Scandal: Actor Phil Middlemiss Declared Wanted Over £5m Bribery In Ghana ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Ghana has reportedly declared former coronation Street actor, Phil Middlemiss wanted over an alleged pound;5 million Airbus scandal. Report says Middlemiss is wanted for questioning by police in Ghana. The scandal reportedly involved some Ghanaian Government officials. The former actor, who played womanising bookie Des Barnes for eight years in the 1990s, was named by investigators in Ghana, reports The Sun. The 56-year-old accordingly moved to Africa after leaving the IT ... more
  • 2 weeks NCA Scandal: Vitus Azeem Speaks On Jail Term Handed Former Board Officials ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Vitus Azeem, an anti-corruption campaigner says the jail term handed the three former officials of the National Communications Authority (NCA) may not serve its intended purpose in the fight against corruption. Eugene Baffoe-Bonnie, a former Board Chairman of the NCA, was on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, sentenced to six years imprisonment while a former Director-General of the same institution, William Tetteh Tevie was sentenced to five years imprisonment for causing financial loss to t ... more
  • 2 weeks Covid-19 May Never Go Away – WHO Warns As Cases Soar ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that the raging novel coronavirus ldquo;may never go away. rdquo; Speaking at a briefing on Wednesday, WHO emergencies director Dr. Mike Ryan warned against trying to predict when the virus would disappear. He added that even if a vaccine is found, controlling the virus will require a ldquo;massive effort rdquo;. Almost 300,000 people worldwide are reported to have died with coronavirus, and more than 4.3m cases recorded. ... more
  • 2 weeks Here are 3 types of jokes your partner may never find funny Pulse -LS
    <p class="">It is important to realise that partners are meant to laugh more with each other, not at each other.</p> <h1>Many great relationship thrives on laughter, jokes, healthy ribbing, and the happy moments created by being able to create and take a joke.</h1> <p class="">While the above is 100% true, there is still need to define the kind of laughter that is right and acceptable. When we say relationships thrive on laughter, we refer to shared laughter and not the derisory type.</p> <p class="">For the laughter and humour in your relationship to be considered suitable, it has to be shared. ... more
  • 2 weeks 6 home remedies for cold and flu every parent should try Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Relieve your child from cold and flu symptoms with these simple home remedies.</p> <h1>Over-the-counter medicines are not recommended for kids under 6 years because they have harmful side effects and there is no indication that it will actually work.</h1> <p class="">When your child gets cold and flu, you can follow these simple DIY to relieve them of the pain before visiting a paediatrician.</p> <h3>A spoonful of honey</h3> <p class="">Thick and sweet liquid, honey is popularly used for medicinal and culinary purposes since ancient times. Among its numerous health benefits includes treating cough among children and adults. These infections can ... more
  • 2 weeks Be Transparent In Disbursement Of Stimulus Package To SMEs – Dr. Quecu Tells Govt ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Economics and Financial Reporting Expert and the Director of Research, Innovation and Consultancy at the Cape Coast Technical University, Dr. Clifford Quecu, has called on government to be transparent in the disbursement of the proposed stimulus package to support Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs). Government has set aside US$600million from the 1billion dollars credit approved by the Board of the International Monetary (IMF) last month under the Rapid Credit Facili ... more
  • 2 weeks Police Grants Bail To Manager Of SUCRYZA, After Being Busted For Stealing Products From Warehouse ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Nima Police in Accra last Saturday granted bail to Mr. Nabin Pandey, the Manager of Sucryza Distributors Company Limited, one of the largest importers of Sugar and Rice in Ghana. This was after he was arrested and detained at the Nima Police Station for allegedly stealing company products from its warehouse in Tema and selling them on the market. The products that were being stolen for sale on the market included rice brands Diora, Feliz Familia, Dior, and Happy Family som ... more
  • 2 weeks GASSLIP Presents Waste Containers To Assemblies In GAMA ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    In furtherance of improving on the sanitation situation in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area, the Greater Accra Sustainable Sanitation And Livelihoods Improvement Project (GASSLIP) under the auspices of the Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources has presented thirty skips (Waste Containers) to the various Metropolitan, and Municipal Assemblies in the GAMA. The Containers were presented to the Assemblies to support them in their waste collection and disposal towards the achi ... more
  • 2 weeks Female Peacekeepers Are Role Models—Sandra Amissah From Ghana, Serving In Darfur ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    29 May is the International Day of UN Peacekeepers - a day to pay tribute to our uniformed and civilian personnel. As we commemorate the 20th anniversary of UN Security Council resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, we will profile female peacekeepers and hear them tell their stories in their own words. Can you tell us a bit about yourself? My name is Sandra Amissah, a Ghanaian national. I have the rare combinations of being a police nurse and a journalist. I began my ca ... more
  • 2 weeks State Source Of funding For PPE – Haruna Iddrisu Challenges EC ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Minority Leader, Haruna Iddrisu says he stands by his claim that government has allocated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the government. This follows the EC rsquo;s denial that it had received PPE from the government. Mr. Iddrisu in a statement said he only reiterated the Director of Elections at the EC , Dr. Serebuor Quaicoe rsquo;s claim. ldquo;For the record, I did indicate at the said Press Conference that I was making reference to a statement made by Dr. Sere ... more
  • 2 weeks Ayawaso East Metropolis Receives Relief Items ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Ayawaso East Metropolis on Tuesday received some relief items from Access Bank Ghana. The items donated included rice, cooking oil, sanitisers, tin tomatoes, etc. The delegation was led by Mr. Jude Atubigah, Head of Enterprise Business Services of the bank. He said the items donated cannot solve all the problems but can at least do something to put smiles on the faces of people in need. That 39;s the little that the bank can do to support its clientele in its catchme ... more
  • 2 weeks 5 things that should influence your choice of hairstyle and makeup on your big day Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Your wedding day is likely to be the most photographed day of your life.</p> <p class="">Contact the trusted wedding vendors is key to the success of the event, bridal beauty should be high on the list too.</p> <p class="">Bridal hairstyling and requires a certain level of organisation and it's very important to get a professional stylist to guarantee you a good hair day.</p> <p class="">One of the things the bride-to-be considers is mostly how the makeup and hairstyle will match the outfit, however, there is more to this.</p> <p class="">We normally ignore these things but they may end up ... more
  • 2 weeks Covid-19: Statistical Service Reschedules 2020 Census ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Ghana Statistical Service has rescheduled the 2020 Population and Housing Census due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Government Statistician, Professor Samuel Annim disclosed the postponement at a press conference, adding that the GSS will announce a new date after consulting all stakeholders. Prof. Annim said 75,000 enumerators and supervisors are being trained through electronic means in preparation for the exercise. ldquo;June 28, 2020, as the Census Night has been resch ... more
  • 2 weeks Fund Set Up To Support Murdered Nurse’s Children ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) has unveiled a Fund set up in memory of the nurse who was murdered by some unknown assailants, Ruth Ama Eshun, at Ayoum in the Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti Region. The 37-year-old nurse was allegedly gang-raped and killed by her violators on Monday, 3 February 2020. The Fund, which is known as the Ruth Ama Eshun Memorial Educational Fund, was unveiled on the occasion of the celebration of International Day of Nurses on ... more
  • 2 weeks Repair Your Battered Image; You’re incompetent With No Integrity – Iddrisu Tells EC ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu has shredded the Electoral Commission of Ghana into pieces. He asks the Commission to rather focus its attention on repairing its ldquo;battered rdquo; image rather than throwing jabs at his over a press conference he held a few days ago concerning the election management body. Last week, Mr Iddrisu, at a press conference, said, among other things that EC Chair Jean Mensa, ldquo;sometimes, comes to us as if she is running an NGO rdquo;, adding: ldqu ... more
  • 2 weeks 8 Killed In Car Crash On Accra-Kumasi Road ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Eight persons have died in an accident on the Accra-Kumasi highway on Tuesday evening. Three others who sustained varying degrees of injury, and are in critical condition, are on admission at the Engresi Government Hospital. The accident occurred around 8:30 pm at Akyem Anyinasin where a Mercedes Sprinter vehicle from Accra heading toward Kumasi crashed into a fully loaded cargo truck with registration number AS 5280 ndash; N, which had developed a fault and had parked in the middl ... more
  • 2 weeks 6 times Benedicta Gafah looked ethereal in African print dresses Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Ghanaian actress, Benedicta Gafah is our style crush for today.</p> <p class="">The Music Music show host has never disappointed us with her fashion sense till now.</p> <p class="">Most importantly, she is among the few female celebrities who always steps out in African print dresses promoting the local textile industry and we are madly in love with all her styles.</p> <p class="">She has been the perfect model for most fashion brands and we can’t wait to replicate her styles for our star-studded events.</p> <p class="">Check out our top 6 photos of Benedicta Gafah looking ethereal in African print dresses:</p> <figure ... more
  • 2 weeks How to make Atadwe (tiger nut) milk pudding Pulse -LS
    <p class="">A lot of Ghanaians are fascinated with tiger nuts for reasons best known to them.</p> <p class="">Although it is not confirmed that the nut helps you to erect as a man, it is a known fact that it contains Vitamin E and this helps the sperms to move actively to fertilize the eggs.</p> <p class="">This is probably what fascinates the men and causes them to continually make a fuss about tiger nut. In almost every part of the country, Atadwe is one of the foods that are easy to find.</p> <p class="">This is a homemade atadwe milk or tiger ... more
  • 2 weeks Ladies: Here are 5 period tracking apps for you to try Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Period tracking can help you to get to know your own body and cycle and observe any symptoms including mood swings and headaches.</p> <p class="">Periods usually arrive once each month, but the exact date, flow, cramp severity, and accompanying symptoms are not quite that consistent.</p> <p class="">For this very reason, the app market is flooded with period trackers that aim to offer insight into your monthly cycle.</p> <p class="">Tracking your period can be useful for several reasons. Period tracking can help you to get to know your own body and cycle and observe any symptoms such as mood swings ... more
  • 2 weeks 5 things to say when you can’t say ‘I love you back’ yet Pulse -LS
    <p class="">You might not be ready to say the “I love you too” words, but that doesn’t mean you can’t or don’t appreciate the fact that your partner said it.</p> <p class="">When it comes to saying I love you, it’s all in the delivery and meaning behind your words.</p> <p class="">Every couple moves at their own pace. Some wait a few months, others a few years before saying "I love you."</p> <p class="">There's no right or wrong time to say it, so long as you're ready. Maybe you're not (and there's nothing wrong with that), but there are some words ... more
  • 2 weeks Covid-19: Early Lifting Of Africa’s Lockdown Poses Problems ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    African countries have been seeking the right response to the crisis. South Africa and Nigeria have started easing lockdown restrictions to give the economy breathing space. Experts have warned that it may be too soon. Djibouti started easing lockdown measures on Monday, despite the country having the highest number of COVID-19 cases in East Africa: Some 1,189 people out of a population of 1 million tested positive for the coronavirus. ldquo;The stakes are high but there ... more
  • 2 weeks COVID-19: Immigration Officers Promoted After Rejecting Bribe From Illegal Migrants ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Six junior officers of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) have been promoted for their dedication to duty in the fight against the coronavirus disease in Ghana. According to a statement from the Immigration Service, the six include five officers who rejected a GH cent;1,900 bribe offered by Burkinabe migrants who were arrested for entering the country illegally. The five, who were serving under the Northern Regional Immigration Command on May 3, 2020, intercepted and arrested ... more
  • 2 weeks Criticisms Against Local Cure Shows The West’s Condescending Attitude Towards Africa — Madagascar Prez ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Madagascar rsquo;s President Andry Rajoelina says criticism of an untested herbal tonic that he is touting as a treatment for Covid-19 shows the West rsquo;s condescending attitude towards Africa. The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned against using untested remedies. Mr Rajoelina rsquo;s tonic has not gone through clinical trials. The African Union has also said it wanted to see the scientific data on the ldquo;safety and efficacy rdquo; of the product, known as ... more
  • 2 weeks Malawians Defy COVID-19 Safety Measures In Political Campaigns Ahead Of Election ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Malawi rsquo;s main political coalitions continue to defy Covid-19 safety measures in campaigns for a fresh presidential election in July. Huge political rallies were held over the weekend that completely defied social-distancing and mask-wearing measures hours after the country reported its highest single-day spike in confirmed coronavirus cases. Malawi holds the vote on 2 July because the re-election of President Peter Mutharika in May 2019 was nullified by the country rsquo ... more
  • 2 weeks Frafraha: ModernGhana Story Get Results As ECG Replaced Neglected Falling Electricity Poles ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Three days after ModernGhana 39;s reportage, the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has finally replaced the weak electricity pole at Frafraha in Accra which was being ignored for more than six months. The pole which was yielding gradually toward the ground was located near the Jefkings Palace Hotel but days after ModernGhana News took the matter up, the inclining pole and another pole that appears weak was also replaced. A resident of the area, Mr. Akwasi Addae-Boahene who a ... more
  • 3 weeks Children Face Risk For Severe Complications And Death From COVID-19 ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Children, teens, and young adults are at greater risk for severe complications from COVID-19 than previously thought and those with underlying health conditions are at even greater risk, according to a study co-authored by a Rutgers researcher. The study, published in JAMA Pediatrics, is the first to describe the characteristics of seriously ill pediatric COVID-19 patients in North America. The idea that COVID-19 is sparing of young people is just false, said study co-autho ... more
  • 3 weeks Okyenhene Courts Support For New Okuapemhene ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Okyenhene indicated that the struggles and misunderstanding that greeted the enstoolment of the new chief was past and gone and must not eat into the hallmark of Okuapeman 39;s peace. He said the people of Okuapeman owed it as a sign of respect and support to President Nana Akufo-Addo who hails from the area to allow peace to prevail. The Okyenhene made these comments at the Kyebi palace when the new Okuapemhene Oseadeyo Kwasi Akuffo II was introduced to him in line with ... more
  • 3 weeks CDD-Ghana Launches ‘Manifesto For Development’ Project ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Informed by the growing recognition of the significance of manifestos and its effects in shaping the development agenda in Ghana, the Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is seeking to leverage its strength as a research-led organization to support the manifesto development and agenda-setting of political parties through the use of research data and evidence. Funded by the Department for International Development (DFID), the ldquo;Promoting Responsive and Responsib ... more
  • 3 weeks Ghanaian Startup Innovates To Support COVID-19 Fight ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has exposed the world to many of its deficiencies, and Africa is not left out. The spread has also ignited a lot of creativity and ingenuity across the globe to not only find a vaccine or a perfect treatment but also provide an adequate supply of Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) and other essential goods needed to fight the virus. Ghana has not been left out in this outburst of creativity and local production of essential good ... more
  • 3 weeks UN Message On World Telecommunication And Information Society Day ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Information technology can be a beacon of hope, allowing billions of people around the world to connect. During the COVID-19 pandemic, these connections ndash; with loved ones, with schools and colleges, with workplaces, with healthcare professionals and essential supplies ndash; are more important than ever. The International Telecommunication Union continues to work with the information and communication technology community and UN agencies to help manage and end this crisi ... more
  • 3 weeks Covid-19: GIMPA Proposes Reforms For Law Practice And Adjudication ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    On 6th May 2020, His Lordship Justice Dennis D. Adjei, Justice of the Court of Appeal of Ghana and Honorific Dean of the GIMPA Faculty of Law, delivered via Zoom, the first edition of the GIMPA Law and Ethics Web Series on the theme: lsquo;COVID-19, Legal Practice and its Implications for Judicial Decision Making rsquo;. The series is being organized by Dr. Kwaku Agyeman-Budu, Head of Law Centers at the GIMPA Faculty of Law and Ms. Christine Ofosu-Ampadu, Assistant Registrar at the Law Cente ... more
  • 3 weeks Angry Police Officer Fire Gunshots After Girlfriend Took Ghc1000, Vanished To Spent The Night At Another Man’s House ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Kwesimintsim Police Command in the Western Region has arrested their colleague Sergeant Nuhu Mohammed for shooting sporadically at the residence of his girlfriend at Lagos town, a suburb in the Effia-Kwesimintsim Municipality of the Western Region. The lady, identified by the police as Sylvestina Arthur, according to sources, demanded one thousand Ghana cedis from her police boyfriend, now in custody, to seek medical attention but did not attend the hospital after receiving the sai ... more
  • 3 weeks People Watching Me From My Village Will Think It’s An Elevation But Am About To Commit Financial Suicide — Yonny Kulendi ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Supreme Court judge nominee Yonny Kulendi has dismissed speculations that his nomination as a judge to the supreme court will increase his financial fortunes. Answering questions during his vetting Tuesday, the renowned lawyer who was nominated by President Akufo-Addo stated that he is about to commit financial suicide by accepting to serve as a judge at the Supreme Court. According to him, there must be a national dialogue on the remuneration for public servants including judges wh ... more
  • 3 weeks Covid-19: We’re Following The Instructions Of Our Gods — Boachipe Residents Rubbish Safety Measures ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Residents of Boachipe, a farming community in the Central Gonja District of the Savannah Region have ignored regular hand washing, handshakes, sanitising of hands and social distancing against the covid-19 pandemic. They are of the firm belief that they are free from contracting COVID-19 because they are protected by their community gods. According to the residents, they have consulted their gods and have followed instructions of the gods and are therefore immune and free from contr ... more
  • 3 weeks Prof. Mensah Bonsu Deny Being Approached For EC Job ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    A Supreme Court Judge nominee, Professor Henrietta Mensah Bonsu, has dismissed reports that she was approached when someone was needed to be appointed as the chair of the Electoral Commission. Prior to the appointment of Jean Mensa as the Chairperson of Ghana rsquo;s election management body, reports were rife that Professor Mensah Bonsu was the front runner to lead the Commission. Appearing before Parliament rsquo;s Appointments Committee on Tuesday to be vetted for her Supreme Cou ... more
  • 3 weeks Toosweet Annan: 7 style tips to steal from the icon Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Ghanaian actor, Toosweet Annan is our style influencer for today.</p> <p class="">The actor is among the stylish male celebrities making Ghana proud in the entertainment and fashion world.</p> <p class="">Over the years, the award-winning actor has modelled for many fashion brands.</p> <p class="">He always looks ethereal in Kaftan and African print shirts paired with denim jeans or black trousers.</p> <p class="">Check out our top 7 favourite looks inspired by Ghanaian actor, Toosweet Annan.</p> <figure class="image" align="center"> <img src="http://ocdn.eu/images/pulscms/ZTE7MDA_/ba03bc553d7ce522cb0566e3c7ff55d8.png" alt="Toosweet Annan"> <figcaption>Toosweet Annan</figcaption> </figure> <figure class="image" align="center"> <img src="http://ocdn.eu/images/pulscms/NDA7MDA_/6a5d644504d6c9cbd5f96c53596451a0.png" alt="Toosweet Annan "> <figcaption>Toosweet Annan </figcaption> </figure> <figure class="image" align="center"> <img ... more
  • 3 weeks How to prepare okro or okra soup Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Okra or okro soup is a fascinating dish because of its many permutations across West Africa, especially in Ghana.</p> <p class="">In the scare of coronavirus (COVID 19), President Akufo-Addo has advised Ghanaians to take in key vitamins to fortify the immune system noting that fortunately, all of these can be found in many of our local foods.</p> <p class="">Amongst the food he mentioned were oranges, kontomire, millet, cashew nuts, crabs, plantain, okro, dawadawa, brown rice and mushrooms.</p> <p class="">Okra or okro soup is a mixture of ingredients that are rich in protein and vitamins.</p> <p class="">It is a combination ... more
  • 3 weeks To-do list: 5 ways the groom should help with the wedding preparations Pulse -LS
    <p class="">The wedding day is a memorable day that puts a smile on both the groom and the bride’s face.</p> <p class="">In the scare of coronavirus (COVID 19), people who planned to marry within the season have been either forced to cancel their wedding dates or better still postponed it until further notice.</p> <p class="">Planning for such a glamourous day could be very stressful and it becomes more stressful if you have to postpone it due to various reasons including the outbreak of the novel disease.</p> <p class="">In my opinion, the wedding should come off, at least it will save ... more
  • 3 weeks 5 simple home remedies to get a flat tummy Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Due to popular culture, everyone is obsessed with a toned body, curves at the right places and most of all, a flat tummy.</p> <p class="">We are leading a life that is full of junk food loaded with unhealthy calories. Because we are always on the run, being able to manage healthy eating is not possible for most of us.</p> <p class="">Belly fat is not only an aesthetic issue, but it is also about one’s health.</p> <p class="">Fat, overweight and obesity are harmful in the long run and depending on the criticality of the condition, it can substantially increase one’s ... more
  • 3 weeks Justice Honyenuga’s Responses At Vetting Sends Worrying Signals; I Almost Collapsed Watching Him – Muntaka ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Minority Chief Whip, Mohammed-Mubarak Muntaka says he is utterly shocked at the responses of Supreme Court Judge nominee Justice Clemence Jackson Honyenuga when he appeared before Parliament rsquo;s Appointment Committee for vetting on Monday. Appearing before the Committee, Justice Honyenuga explained that his recent remarks on President Akufo-Addo ahead of the 2020 elections were not necessarily to endorse the president but rather to wish him well. Having come under intense ... more
  • 3 weeks Covid-19: Africa Records 64,214 Cases ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Africa 39;s Coronavirus cases have reached 64, 214 as at May 11. The Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) in a tweet said ldquo; hellip; As of 11 May, 2020 pm East African Time) 53 African Union Member States Reporting 64,214 cases. rdquo; The Africa CDC also announced in the tweet that some 2,295 Covid-19 deaths have been recorded on the Continent. Meanwhile, the number of recoveries stand at 22,243. https://twitter.com/modernghana ... more
  • 3 weeks Covid-19: Nigeria Accepts Madagascar’s Local ‘Cure’ ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Nigeria says the product will be examined thoroughly before it can be deployed. President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 to accept the consignment of a herbal tea touted as a cure for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) from the government of Madagascar. Madagascar rsquo;s President Andry Rajoelina launched the herbal tea, named COVID-Organics, last month, claiming that it has cured coronavirus patients. The herbal tea produced by the ... more
  • 3 weeks COVID-19: Rising Cases Proves Growing Community Infections – Dr. Ayensu-Danquah ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    A member of the National Democratic Congress rsquo; COVID-19 technical team, Dr. Grace Ayensu-Danquah has expressed concern over the fast-rising numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country. According to her, the government rsquo;s claims that the rising cases are due to a rigorous testing regime must be disregarded since the situation only proves that community spread of the virus is increasing across the country. Speaking on The Point of View on Monday, she said, ldqu ... more
  • 3 weeks We’ll Resist Compilation Of New Register – Haruna Iddrisu ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Minority Leader in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu has said his side will resist all attempt by the Electoral Commission (EC) to register citizens for a new register amid the COVID-19 pandemic. ldquo;The context is, don 39;t just think about your staff, think about the health, safety and lives of citizens who will be queueing for the purpose of getting registered, rdquo; Mr. Iddrisu said in a Citi News interview. Mr. Iddrissu further continued his side rsquo;s attack against ... more
  • 3 weeks 5 biggest red flags in a new relationship you should not ignore Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Red flags are often clues that something may be trouble in the future.</p> <p class="">It is typically not until the demise of a relationship that we gain the clearest perspective about what actually transpired and where things went wrong.</p> <p class="">Warning signs we may have missed while we were in the throes of a new romance, or deep into a relationship in which we have invested so much time and effort into working and then suddenly become glaringly apparent.</p> <p class="">But as we are navigating a new romance and getting to know someone, it's important to look out for ... more
  • 3 weeks Anyinam Police On A Manhunt For ‘Hired’ Mask Men In Akyem Abakoase Destoolment Attempt ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Anyinam Divisional Police command in the Eastern region are on the heels of hired mask macho men who attempted to destool the Chief of Abakoase, Nana Akroma Acheampong last week Thursday. The search for the mask men was occasioned after the Ekouna family made official complaint at the police station of an inhumane treatment that the Chief of Abakoase was subjected to. On Thursday 7th April 2020, masked macho men, numbering about seven invaded the home of Nana Akroma Acheampong, ... more
  • 3 weeks 100-bed Infectious Disease Facility Will Meet ISO Accreditation – Noguchi Virologist ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The facility manager at the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, Jacob Arthur Quarm is confident that the 100-bed infectious disease isolation and treatment facility being constructed at the Ga East Hospital will meet international certification requirements. Mr. Quarm was speaking during a visit to the project site to discuss and develop concepts for laboratories within the facility. The virologist, who has been working at the Noguchi Institute at the University of Gha ... more
  • 3 weeks UNIFIL Peacekeepers From Ghana Making Their Mark In South Lebanon ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Every day, the women and men of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon are on the frontline to promote peace and stability in the Mission rsquo;s area of operations and along the Blue Line, while operating in a very challenging environment between Lebanon and Israel. Of late, UNIFIL peacekeepers have been working tirelessly round-the-clock to deliver on the Mission rsquo;s mandate while taking precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in southern Lebanon and fo ... more
  • 3 weeks Mahama’s Achievements Unmatched In Energy Sector – Mutawakilu ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Member of Parliament for Damango constituency, who doubles as a member of the Energy Committee of Parliament, Mr Adam Mutawakilu, has noted that no president or government in Ghana rsquo;s history, has worked and invested in the energy sector more than Mr John Mahama did. According to him, Mr Mahama, as Vice-President to Prof Atta Mills, took over a sick energy sector in January 2009 with an in-store capacity of 1,810 megawatts. He added that the Mills-Mahama administration, by ... more
  • 3 weeks Isaac Adongo Writes: IMF, Thank You For Confirming Ghana’s Distasteful Manipulation Of Economic And Financial Data ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    After more than three years of loud silence on concerns about Ghana rsquo;s indecent manipulation of macroeconomic data, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), on Saturday, 9th May 2020, reluctantly commented on the growing revelations of how the Akufo-Addo-Bawumia administration had been suppressing figures to help hide the true state of the economy and to deceive Ghanaians and by extension, investors and the international community. The Country Representative of the IMF to Ghana ... more
  • 3 weeks Free Media Vanguard Condemns Pius Hadzide’s Attack On TV3 Journalist, Johnny Hughes ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Free Media Vanguard today, May 11,2020, is sounding another condemnation on the attack on the integrity of Mr Johnnie Hughes, host of Tv3 rsquo;s New Day programme by the Deputy Information Minister, Pius Enam Hadidze. His action both on the show and off air affirms our earlier position that media freedom is under attack in a country that once enjoyed the accolades as far as media freedom is concerned. It is very sad that a deputy minister of information will denigrate an ast ... more
  • 3 weeks Coronavirus And The Current Condition Of Ghanaian Students In Togo ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Togo is one of the smallest countries in the West Africa borded by Ghana to the west, Benin to the East and Burkina to the south. It extends south to the Gulf of Guinea where its capital LOMÉ is located. It is a francophone country with an approximate of 7.9 million population. Their motto is Travail, Liberté et Patrie which means work, liberty and homeland . Togo is popular in Africa and the world at large for their multistoried Grand marché (Big market) bazaar. Aside this, it has the s ... more
  • 3 weeks A/R: Obuasi Residents Resist Siting Of COVID-19 Isolation Center ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Authorities of the Obuasi East District Assembly in the Ashanti Region have called for calm after residents at Abusco last stop, a suburb in the district kicked against the siting of a COVID-19 isolation center in the area. Residents say the location may expose them to the disease. The residents want authorities to reconsider the decision since the building earmarked as the centre is located in the middle of the town. ldquo;We are not going to allow this thing to come in ... more
  • 3 weeks Mahama Has No Moral, Equitable Rights To Lodge Complaint Against Me – Abronye DC ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Bono Regional Chairman, Abronye DC has chided former President, John Dramani Mahama for filing a criminal complaint against him. The former President in a petition to the Criminal Investigations Department signed by his lawyer, Tony Lithur said Abronye DC had accused him of plotting to assassinate some members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). Mr. Mahama dismissed Abronye rsquo;s claim in his complaint. ldquo;His Excellency, John Dramani Maha ... more
  • 3 weeks Ghana Observes World Lupus Day 2020 With A New Song ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    A song of hope dubbed 39;At the mention of your name 39; has been released to commemorate the 17th global observance of World Lupus Day in Ghana. ldquo;The song is dedicated to all lupus warriors around the world. It is also dedicated to all those battling with autoimmune diseases, covid-19 infections and different kinds of sicknesses, said Mrs. Emma Wilhelmina Halm Danso. Executive Director of Oyemam Autoimmune Foundation (OYEMAM). Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease th ... more
  • 3 weeks How to prepare Abomu Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Abomu or Abom is a traditional Ghanaian stew made in and eaten from our traditional grinding bowl called Asanka.</p> <p class="">President Nana Akufo-Addo on Sunday, May 10, 2020, updated the nation on the measures taken against the spread of coronavirus in the country.</p> <p class="">Amongst the update given, the president listed about 10 different local Ghanaian foods that can boost the immune system of citizens in the fight against the novel COVID-19.</p> <p class="">He advised Ghanaians to take in key vitamins to fortify the immune system noting that fortunately, all of these can be found in many of our ... more
  • 3 weeks 5 things men wish women knew about them Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Women are often reprimanded for being complicated creatures, but the truth is that men can be just as guilty of sending mixed signals to the opposite sex.</p> <p class="">While you may envision most guys only think about sports, beer, and sex, believe it or not, they're actually thinking about you, too.</p> <p class="">Or in this case, what they wish you knew about them.</p> <p class="">Consider it just one small step in figuring out the enigma known as the male species.</p> <p class=""><strong>Here are five things men wished women knew about them:</strong></p> <ul><li><strong>Praises</strong></li></ul> <p class="">Men crave compliments just as much ... more
  • 3 weeks 5 tips on how to keep and make your wigs look new all the time Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Women who want to get the best out of their hair understand the value of protective styles.</p> <p class="">Human hair wigs appeal far more natural than synthetic hair wigs.</p> <p class="">But the silky smooth hair implanted in these wigs need care just like actual hair.</p> <p class="">Else, they will get tangled and frizzy with time.</p> <p class="">To make human hair wigs last longer and look new again, proper maintenance and care is a must.</p> <p class=""><strong>Here are 5 tips on how to maintain your wigs:</strong></p> <ul><li><strong>Wash your wig periodically</strong></li></ul> <p class="">Washing your wig periodically will keep it clean and ... more
  • 3 weeks ‘Nkyenfrɛ’ (the residue of broken pot): President Akufo-Addo preaching culture with his outfit in 9th coronavirus updates Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Once again President Akufo-Addo has taken to another level to show Ghana and the world how the health of his people is his topmost priority.</p> <p class="">Since he was sworn in as President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo has shown his love for the African fabrics and how he wants to show the rich culture of the country.</p> <p class="">He addressed the nation on Sunday, May 10, 2020, on the updates of the coronavirus (COVID 19) in the country.</p> <p class="">His fabric for his 9th update was 'nkyenfrɛ' which translates the residue of a broken pot.</p> <p class="">What the President ... more
  • 3 weeks Marriage goals: John Dumelo’s emotional message to his wife while celebrating their marriage anniversary Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Ghanaian actor and politician, John Dumelo and his wife Gifty Mawunya are serving us the best couple goals this week.</p> <p class="">The celebrity and his wife are celebrating a year anniversary since they had their white wedding.</p> <p class="">Dumelo officially followed his traditional marriage ceremony with a wedding on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the Royal Senchi Resort hotel.</p> <p class="">Interestingly, their traditional ceremony was held a year (May 12, 2018) before their white wedding after they welcomed their first child.</p> <p class="">The two, have hence been married for two years and while celebrating their anniversary, Dumelo has taken ... more
  • 3 weeks Kontomire and 9 Ghanaian foods that will boost your immune system to fight COVID-19 Pulse -LS
    <p class="">President Nana Akufo-Addo on Sunday, May 10, 2020, updated the nation on the measures taken against the spread of coronavirus in the country.</p> <p class="">Amongst the update given, the president listed about 10 different local Ghanaian foods that can boost the immune system of citizens in the fight against the novel COVID-19.</p> <p class="">Addressing the country, Akufo-Addo stated that it was important for Ghanaians to improve their hygiene by exercising, eating well, and generally living a healthy lifestyle.</p> <p class="">READ ALSO: <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/news/local/5-major-highlights-from-akufo-addos-9th-covid-19-address/cnf7h32" id="71317e3e-b1ac-4cf6-a2e6-52d67f5c6baa">5 major highlights from Akufo-Addo's 9th COVID-19 address</a></p> <p class="">He thus advised Ghanaians to take in ... more
  • 3 weeks 5 unhealthy compromises you shouldn’t make for a relationship Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Check out these 5 things you should not compromise on just to keep a relationship going, or to make a partner happy.</p> <h1>It is perfectly OK to sometimes reconsider some old, selfish ways and show a willingness to meet your partner halfway.</h1> <p class="">It's a cool way to show that you are ready to pitch in with effort on your part, in order for the relationship to work, for things to sync perfectly. But there's a limit to how far you can possibly take this.</p> <p class="">There are somethings you cannot overlook in a relationship, some grounds you should ... more
  • 3 weeks Trump’s COVID-19 Response ‘Chaotic Disaster’ — Obama ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Former US President Barack Obama has strongly criticised his successor Donald Trump over his response to the coronavirus crisis. In a private conference call, he called the US handling of the pandemic an absolute chaotic disaster . His remarks were made while encouraging former staff to work for Joe Biden 39;s presidential election team , CNN says. The White House said in response that President Trump 39;s unprecedented action had saved Americans 39; lives . During the ... more
  • 3 weeks COVID-19: “This Isn’t Time For Church Services; Be Patients And Endure ” – Otabil Tells Clerics ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Pastor Mensa Otabil has urged his fellow Christian clerics to be patient until the time that it is deemed safe for churches to gather and fellowship as they used to prior to the coronavirus pandemic. In his virtual service on Sunday, 10 May 2020, the founder of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) said: ldquo;Well, as you know, our world is going through some interesting days; the last few months from January, especially for us in Ghana, from March, have been extraordinary mon ... more
  • 3 weeks Covid-19: Don’t Begrudge “Political Actors” For Bashing; They Need “Political Survival” – Akufo-Addo ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    ldquo;I know some political actors would want you to believe that our current numbers represent a failure on the part of the government rdquo; but ldquo;do not begrudge them rdquo;, adding: ldquo;They need to make such comments for their political survival rdquo;. President Akufo-Addo has said whiles addressing Ghanaians on the COVID-19 situation on Sunday, 10 May 2020. The President reported that the numbers of confirmed cases that have been announced since Friday, 8 May, are cu ... more
  • 3 weeks Covid-19: UK Extends Lockdown To June 1 ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The United Kingdom has extended its coronavirus lockdown to June 1, says Prime Minister Boris Johnson. He says ldquo;This is not the time simply to end the lockdown this week. rdquo; Mr Johnson says some public places could re-open from July 1 but warned air passengers travelling to Britain faced quarantine measures. The government has come under pressure to outline its exit strategy from the lockdown. Britain has seen nearly 32,000 deaths in the outbreak mdash; the ... more
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