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  • 35 mins In Ethiopia, busted VW Beetles ‘pimped out’ for hip youth ModernGhana
    When Robel Wolde bought a beat-up 1967 Volkswagen Beetle from a friend for 50,000 Ethiopian birr (about 1,540 euros, $1,700), it marked the start of an extensive restoration he'd plotted for years. The 25-year-old Ethiopian painter quickly went to work. He installed new grey leather seats, applied black stripes and decals along the orange-and ... more
  • 35 mins In Ethiopia, busted VW Beetles ‘pimped out’ for hip youth ModernGhana -Africa
    When Robel Wolde bought a beat-up 1967 Volkswagen Beetle from a friend for 50,000 Ethiopian birr (about 1,540 euros, $1,700), it marked the start of an extensive restoration he'd plotted for years. The 25-year-old Ethiopian painter quickly went to work. He installed new grey leather seats, applied black stripes and decals along the orange-and-blue exterior and hired a metalworker to fit oversized headlights to the front bumper. Two months and an additional $1,000 later, Robel's vision w ... more
  • 35 mins Anti-establishment figures claim first round wins in Tunisia polls ModernGhana -Africa
    Two anti-establishment candidates in Tunisia's divisive election claimed Sunday to have won through to a runoff, hours after polling closed in the country's second free presidential poll since the 2011 Arab Spring. In a sign of voter apathy, especially among the young, turnout was reported by the elections commission (ISIE) to be 45 percent, down from 64 percent recorded in a first round in 2014. Kais Saied, a 61-year-old law professor and expert on constitutional affairs who ran as an ind ... more
  • 35 mins Ethiopia’s Abiy tries to temper new push for breakaway region ModernGhana
    Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed pleaded for patience during a visit Sunday to leaders of the latest ethnic group pushing to form a breakaway region. The bid by the Kafficho ethnic group to form a new federal state risks further destabilising Ethiopia's diverse southern region, which just two months ago was rocked by violence stemming from a ... more
  • 35 mins Algeria poll on December 12: interim president ModernGhana -Africa
    Algeria is to hold a presidential election on December 12, five months into a political vacuum since longtime leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigned in the face of mass protests, his interim successor announced Sunday. I have decided... that the date of the presidential election will be Thursday, December 12, said Abdelkader Bensalah, who is precluded from standing himself, in a televised address to the nation. The announcement comes after army chief General Ahmed Gaid Salah, seen as Alger ... more
  • 35 mins Syria president decrees amnesty, reduces sentences ModernGhana
    Syria's President Bashar al-Assad has issued a decree to release or decrease the punishment of various prisoners, including some detained under the war-torn country's terrorism law . The so-called general amnesty is the latest in a line of such decrees, including one in 2014 that saw thousands released. Sunday's decree also promised to red ... more
  • 35 mins Algeria poll on December 12: interim president ModernGhana
    Algeria is to hold a presidential election on December 12, five months into a political vacuum since longtime leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigned in the face of mass protests, his interim successor announced Sunday. I have decided... that the date of the presidential election will be Thursday, December 12, said Abdelkader Bensalah, who is pre ... more
  • 35 mins Anti-establishment figures claim first round wins in Tunisia polls ModernGhana
    Two anti-establishment candidates in Tunisia's divisive election claimed Sunday to have won through to a runoff, hours after polling closed in the country's second free presidential poll since the 2011 Arab Spring. In a sign of voter apathy, especially among the young, turnout was reported by the elections commission (ISIE) to be 45 percent, dow ... more
  • 35 mins Tunisia votes for new president amid turnout concerns ModernGhana -Africa
    Tunisians chose Sunday from a crowded field in the country's second free presidential poll since the 2011 Arab Spring, with electoral authorities expressing concern about a poor turnout among young voters. Prominent candidates included media mogul Nabil Karoui, behind bars due to a money laundering probe, Abdelfattah Mourou, heading a first-time bid for Islamist-inspired party Ennahdha, and Prime Minister Youssef Chahed. Voting stations closed as scheduled at 6:00 pm (1700 GMT), in what wa ... more
  • 35 mins Mugabe’s body heads for wake in home village ModernGhana -Africa
    The remains of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe will be taken to his village for a wake on Monday, a family member said, as his final burial is prepared in about a month. Mugabe died a week ago aged 95 in Singapore, nearly two years after he was ousted in a 2017 coup that ended nearly four decades of increasingly autocratic rule. After a state funeral on Saturday in the capital Harare attended by African leaders, his body will go to his rural village of Kutama, 90 kilometres (55 mil ... more
  • 35 mins Ethiopia’s Abiy tries to temper new push for breakaway region ModernGhana -Africa
    Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed pleaded for patience during a visit Sunday to leaders of the latest ethnic group pushing to form a breakaway region. The bid by the Kafficho ethnic group to form a new federal state risks further destabilising Ethiopia's diverse southern region, which just two months ago was rocked by violence stemming from a similar campaign by the Sidama ethnic group. Ethiopia is currently partitioned into nine semi-autonomous regions. The constitution requires the gov ... more
  • 5 hours CAF Champions League: Kotoko Players To Pocket $2000 As Bonus If … ModernGhana
    Players of Asante Kotoko will be $2,000 richer if they eliminate Etoile du Sahel for a place in the group stage of the 2019/20 Caf Champions League. The Porcupines Warriors defeated the Tunisian giants 2:0 in the first leg at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday afternoon. A goal each from Augustine Okran and Richard Arthur was enoug ... more
  • 6 hours SHOCKING: Maxwell Konadu Drops Big Names Ahead Of CHAN Qualifier Against Burkina Faso ModernGhana
    Coach Maxwell Konadu has named his final 25 man squad ahead of Black Stars B 39;s 2020 CHAN qualifiers against Burkina Fason. Sixteen players have been dropped from his team ahead of Friday 39;s encounter at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. The squad include three players from Hearts of Oak namely Manaf Umar, Benjamin Agyare and Benjami ... more
  • 6 hours Daniel Amartey’s Father Is Dead ModernGhana
    Ghana defender Daniel Amartey has been hit with a huge loss with the passing away of his father. According to reports, Mr. Louis Amartey, 72, passed-on on Sunday after a long battle with Diabetes. Amartey 39;s father died at the La General Hospital in the early hours of Sunday. The 25-year-old is yet to feature for English Premier ... more
  • 6 hours David Beckham Wants To Sign Lionel Messi To The MLS ModernGhana
    David Beckham is trying everything he can to get Lionel Messi to sign for his Major League Soccer club Inter Miami FC, according to The Sun. He has reportedly sent his fixer Paul McDonough to London to hold talks with Messi 39;s father Jorge, who acts as the Barcelona star 39;s advisor. The news that Lionel Messi could leave Barcelo ... more
  • 6 hours Fury Shows Off bloodied Wounds From Fight With Wallin ModernGhana
    Tyson Fury has shown off his nasty battle wounds suffered during his win over Otto Wallin as the Brit had to overcome the bloody injury to grind out a points victory over the Swede. Fury suffered a serious cut above his right eye in the third round before grinding out a wide points win, which the judges scored 116-112, 117-111, 118-110. ... more
  • 9 hours National Movement For AgroEcology Launched ModernGhana
    The Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Organisational Development (CIKOD) in partnership with Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has launched the 'National Movement for Agroecology' to enhance sustainable food systems in the country. Agroecology is a farming system that works in harmony with nature, using cultivation techniques ... more
  • 9 hours AGRICOOP Legal Consultant Wants Special Priority For Agriculture Co-Operatives ModernGhana
    Legal consultant for Ghana Co-operative Agricultural Producers and Marketing Association Ltd (AGRICOOPS), Lawyer Gloria Ofori Boadu, has implored the government to engage and give special priority to Agriculture Co-operatives and other stakeholders in the drafting and discussions of the 2017 Co-operative bill. Lawyer Gloria Ofori Boa ... more
  • 10 hours Health Walk Opens 2019 Childhood Cancer Awareness Month ModernGhana
    Lifeline for Childhood Cancer, Ghana (LCCG) a non-profit organization providing treatment and care for children with cancer on Saturday held a health walk at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital to raise more awareness and campaign against childhood cancer in Accra. This is part of activities lined up for this year 2019 World Childhood Can ... more
  • 11 hours Callum Wilson Brace Hands Bournemouth 3-1 Win Against Everton ModernGhana
    Callum Wilson sent a timely reminder to England manager Gareth Southgate with a brace to help earn Bournemouth a much-needed 3-1 win over Everton in the Premier League. The forward failed to play a single minute while away on international duty last week, but scored his first goals at the Vitality Stadium since January to help Eddie Howe ... more
  • 11 hours Watford Come From Behind To Draw With Arsenal ModernGhana
    Watford fought back from two goals down at half-time to draw at home to Arsenal in Quique Sanchez Flores 39; first match since being reappointed Hornets 39; manager. They levelled the scores when Roberto Pereyra rolled in a late penalty after Tom Cleverley had reduced the deficit when Gunners defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos gave away ... more
  • 11 hours Former Ghana Coach Rudi Gutendorf Is Dead ModernGhana
    Former Black Stars coach Rudi Gutendorf has died aged 93. The German, nicknamed the godfather of international coaching, is said to have passed away in Germany. He had a short stint with the Black Stars between 1985-1986 with CK Gyamfi and Cecil Jones Attuquayfio (all late) part of his backroom staff. His highest achievement was win ... more
  • 13 hours CAF CL: Kotoko 2-0 Etoile Du Sahel – Porcupine Warriors Hold Huge Advantage Ahead Of Second Leg ModernGhana
    Kumasi Asante holds a huge advantage going into their second leg encounter against Etoile du Sahel in the final eliminator to the group stage of the CAF Champions League after posting a 2-0 win over their opponent in the first leg on Sunday afternoon. The Ghana Premier League giants locked horns with their counterpart from Morocco in a c ... more
  • 13 hours Botsyo Nkegbe Grabs Gold In South Africa ModernGhana
    The captain of Ghana wheelchair basketball National Male Team (The Black Chariots) Botsyo Nkegbe has won Gold at the OCC marathon, in South Africa. He thanked God for helping him to win another gold medal. He has won 3 gold medals in three months, and the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) and National Paralympic Committee (NPC) are proud o ... more
  • 14 hours Ladadekotopon Gets New MCE ModernGhana
    Current Constituency Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Rev. Solomon Kotey Nikoi has been nominated by the President as the new Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for La Dadekotopon Municipal Assembly. He succeeds Mrs Gladys Maku Tsotsoo Mann- Dedey who passed on in June this year. According to a press release dated September ... more
  • 15 hours C/R – So sad: JHS graduate commits suicide; poverty cited as the cause ModernGhana
    A 15-year old Junior High School graduate is reported dead at Agona Asafo in the Agona East District by suicide, joydaddymultimedia.com can confirm. The deceased, Isaac Arhin, popularly called Yaw, is said to have taken his life due to a decision by the family for him to learn a skill instead of attending Senior High School. Bryt fm Central R ... more
  • 15 hours Youth Impact Network condemns SA Xenophobic Attacks ModernGhana
    A Civil Society Organization; Youth Impact Network (YIN) has condemned the resurgence of xenophobic violent attacks on nationals of other African countries in South Africa. The Organization, formerly known as Youth African Leaders Network Ghana (YALN) insists that the violent attacks witnessed in South Africa constitute ldquo;possible viol ... more
  • 15 hours Should The Paul Adom-Otcheres Become Advocates For #Entrepreneurship-With-An-Ethical-Ethos In Ghana’s Business World? ModernGhana -Opinion
    Mr. Paul Adom-Otchere, is a well-respected Ghanaian journalist, who hosts Metro TV 39;s popular current affairs television programme, Good Evening Ghana. Over the decades, he has interviewed many prominent personalities in different areas of our national life. He obviously has many influential and powerful individuals in his personal network of contacts. Bully for him. Recently, Mr. Adom Otchere is reported to have stated that he agreed with Action Chapel International Ministry 39;s founder ... more
  • 15 hours PHOTOS: Nana Akua Addo’s ‘Angelic’ Dress To The 2019 Glitz Style Awards ModernGhana
    Fashion queen, Nana Akua Addo, has once again etched her name in books of style and fashion. Her attire to the Glitz Style Awards 2019 caught everyone rsquo;s attention as she look very suave on the night. Her outfit has got Ghanaians taking on Social media since it rsquo;s the first of its kind on a Ghanaian red carpet. Her dress ... more
  • 15 hours PHOTOS: Nana Akua Addo’s ‘Angelic’ Dress To The 2019 Glitz Style Awards ModernGhana -Ent
    Fashion queen, Nana Akua Addo, has once again etched her name in books of style and fashion. Her attire to the Glitz Style Awards 2019 caught everyone rsquo;s attention as she look very suave on the night. Her outfit has got Ghanaians taking on Social media since it rsquo;s the first of its kind on a Ghanaian red carpet. Her dress was designed by a foreign fashion designer known as Cary Santiago and that explains why she looked stunning on the night of the style awards. In th ... more
  • 16 hours Neymar scores stunning winner on PSG return ModernGhana
    Brazilian football ace Neymar has shrugged off a hostile reception as he marked his return to action for Paris Saint-Germain with a stunning injury-time winner against Strasbourg on Saturday. The world's most expensive player was booed and insulted by sections of the PSG support in the Ligue 1 match against ... more
  • 16 hours Nantes Yellow Vests protest police brutality ModernGhana -World
    Hundreds of Yellow Vest protesters took to the streets of Nantes on Saturday to demonstrate against police brutality, a day after the city's commissioner was demoted for the heavy handed tactics of officers that led to the death of the young partygoer, Steve Maia Caniço, in June. Demonstrators in the western city of Nantes held banners with a plethora of different slogans, from solidarity with protesters in Hong Kong to demands for an independent inquiry into the death of ... more
  • 16 hours Chaos returns to Hong Kong streets during banned protest ModernGhana -World
    Hong Kong riot police have used tear gas and water cannon against hardcore pro-democracy protesters hurling rocks and petrol bombs, tipping the violence-plagued city back into chaos. Tens of thousands of people defied authorities to march through the streets of the city in an unsanctioned rally on Sunday, the latest episode of a popular revolt that has raged for the last 99 days. The rally descended into violence when small groups of hardcore activists tried to attack the city's main gover ... more
  • 16 hours West African leaders promise billion-dollar plan to fight jihadists ModernGhana -Africa
    West African leaders have announced a billion-dollar plan to fight the growing problem of jihadist violence in the region. The bloc has dismissed suggestions that the G5 Sahel taskforce is ineffective. The plan, to be funded from 2020 to 2024, was announced at end of the Economic Community Summit of West African States in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, where ... more
  • 16 hours ‘Bull’ reaps triple reward at 2019 Deauville American Film Festival ModernGhana -World
    Annie Silverstein's directorial debut, Bull won the Grand Prix at the 2019 festival, the Critics' Award and the Discovery Award (prix de la Révélation). Fourteen films were in competition this year. Bull is a drama about a wayward teenage girl (Amber Harvard in her first role) who lives in a poor area on the outskirts of Houston in Texas. Her punishment for trashing a neighbour's home is to help out the neighbor, a former rodeo star who takes her on the circuit with him and s ... more
  • 16 hours Zimbabwe doctors’ labour leader ‘kidnapped’ during strikes: union ModernGhana -Africa
    Union activists and rights campaigners on Sunday accused Zimbabwe's security forces of kidnapping the leader of a doctors' union, who disappeared during a strike he had helped organise. The Zimbabwe Hospital Doctor's Association (ZHDA) said Peter Magombeyi had not been heard from since he sent a WhatsApp message on Saturday night saying he had been kidnapped by three men . The ZHDA accused the security forces of abducting him because of his role in organising the work stoppages. A few ... more
  • 16 hours Tunisia heads to polls for tightly fought presidential contest ModernGhana -Africa
    Rarely has the outcome of an election been so uncertain in Tunisia, the cradle and partial success story of the Arab Spring, as some seven million voters head to the polls Sunday to choose from a crowded field. Key players include media mogul Nabil Karoui, behind bars due to an ongoing money laundering probe, Abdelfattah Mourou, who heads a first-time bid for Islamist-inspired party Ennahdha, and Prime Minister Youssef Chahed. The premier's popularity has been tarnished by a sluggish econo ... more
  • 16 hours Spain breaks up drugs ring run by ‘Messi of hashisch’ ModernGhana -Africa
    Spanish police said Sunday they had broken up a major drugs ring run by a Moroccan known as the Messi of hashish , who is now on the run. The operation began in February, when police on the British territory of Gibraltar found a boat that was about to sink with its three crew on board -- and 84 bales of hashish. Gibraltar sits off the south coast of Spain at one of the shortest crossing points to north Africa. Since then, Spanish police have arrested 45 people and issued warrants against ... more
  • 16 hours Ocean Viking set to return to Libya rescues ModernGhana -Africa
    Charity rescue vessel Ocean Viking was on Sunday preparing to return to rescuing shipwreck survivors off Libya after disembarking 82 migrants in Italy following a reversal of government policy in Rome. Italian authorities identified and carried out medical checks on the sub-Saharan African migrants after they disembarked overnight on southern island Lampedusa after more than six days at sea. Under an ad hoc European deal, Italy, France and Germany will take 24 migrants each. Portugal will ... more
  • 16 hours Widow of late Tunisia leader Essebsi dies as presidential poll opens ModernGhana -Africa
    Chadlia Caid Essebsi, the wife of the late Tunisian president Beji Caid Essebsi, passed away on Sunday as the first round of elections to select her husband's successor began, their son announced. My mother Chadlia, widow of Beji Caid Essebsi, is dead, may God bless her, Hafedh Caid Essebsi said on Facebook. In late July, the 83-year-old had welcomed heads of state who came to pay their respects to her husband, Tunisia's first president elected democratically by universal suffrage who di ... more
  • 16 hours DR Congo ex-minister accused of $4.3 million embezzlement ModernGhana -Africa
    Detained former DR Congo health minister Oly Ilunga has been accused of embezzling $4.3 million of public funds raised to tackle the Ebola epidemic, his defence counsel said Sunday while insisting on his innocence. Police accuse him of having siphoned off a total of $4.3 million made available by the treasury to fight Ebola, lawyers Guy Kabeya and Willy Ngashi said in a statement. Ilunga, who resigned as health minister in July after being removed as head of the country's Ebola response ... more
  • 16 hours Death toll in Spanish floods rises to six ModernGhana -World
    Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has visited the country's flood-stricken south-eastern regions as the death toll rose to six and train and air services were disrupted for a third day. Some of the heaviest daily rainfall on record has inundated the region since Wednesday, provoking chaos on the roads, cutting public transport and causing rivers to burst their banks. Flash floods swept away cars and swamped homes and fields in the regions of Valencia, Murcia and eastern Andalusia. Th ... more
  • 16 hours 45th Deauville Festival Award for Olivier Assayas’ ‘Wasp Network’ ModernGhana -World
    Film maker Olivier Assayas on Saturday was awarded the 45th Deauville Festival Award for his film, Wasp Network which was the festival's closing film. The French director's 13th feature film is based on a true story of five Cuban spies who infiltrated the exiled Cubans anti-Castro groups in the 1990s in Miami, Florida, and were caught by the FBI. Starring Edgar Ramirez and Penelope Cruz, Olivier Assayas' thriller Wasp Network (Cuban Network in French) shuttles back and forth ... more
  • 16 hours Zimbabwe doctors’ labour leader ‘kidnapped’ during strikes: union ModernGhana
    Union activists and rights campaigners on Sunday accused Zimbabwe's security forces of kidnapping the leader of a doctors' union, who disappeared during a strike he had helped organise. The Zimbabwe Hospital Doctor's Association (ZHDA) said Peter Magombeyi had not been heard from since he sent a WhatsApp message on Saturday night saying he had b ... more
  • 16 hours Spain breaks up drugs ring run by ‘Messi of hashisch’ ModernGhana
    Spanish police said Sunday they had broken up a major drugs ring run by a Moroccan known as the Messi of hashish , who is now on the run. The operation began in February, when police on the British territory of Gibraltar found a boat that was about to sink with its three crew on board -- and 84 bales of hashish. Gibraltar sits off the south coa ... more
  • 16 hours Nantes Yellow Vests protest police brutality ModernGhana
    Hundreds of Yellow Vest protesters took to the streets of Nantes on Saturday to demonstrate against police brutality, a day after the city's commissioner was demoted for the heavy handed tactics of officers that led to the death of the young partygoer, Steve Maia Caniço, in June. Demonstrators in the western city of Nantes held banners with a pl ... more
  • 16 hours Chaos returns to Hong Kong streets during banned protest ModernGhana
    Hong Kong riot police have used tear gas and water cannon against hardcore pro-democracy protesters hurling rocks and petrol bombs, tipping the violence-plagued city back into chaos. Tens of thousands of people defied authorities to march through the streets of the city in an unsanctioned rally on Sunday, the latest episode of a popular revolt t ... more
  • 16 hours Tunisia votes in second democratic presidential election ModernGhana -Africa
    Polling stations have opened in Tunisia, where over seven million people are registered to vote in Sunday's presidential election. It's the second time Tunisians will decide their next president since the 2011 revolution that put an end to autocratic rule. Here's what to expect in today's voting. Sunday's vote is the first round of Tunisia's second presidential election. Voters have 26 candidates to choose from, with a run-off to be held if no candidate secures more than 50 percent in the ... more
  • 16 hours All Blacks scotch Sonny Bill injury rumours ModernGhana -Africa
    New Zealand's assistant coach on Sunday quashed rumours that star centre Sonny Bill Williams had suffered a World Cup-threatening injury, declaring him fit for selection for the All Blacks' crunch opener against South Africa. Social media in New Zealand has been abuzz with reports that Williams was heading home, which would have been the second injury blow for the defending champions after losing flanker Luke Jacobson. But Ian Foster denied the reports. Is he going home? No. Is he avai ... more
  • 16 hours ‘We’ll try again’: EU-bound migrants reroute via Albanian hills ModernGhana -Africa
    After slipping across the Greek border into the arid mountains of southeastern Albania in the dead of night, Hidaja Salah and his fellow travellers are blinded by the headlights of a police car. The migrants were hoping to continue west towards the EU but their journey has been halted in this Balkan state -- for now. We will try again, Salah, a young and bespectacled man from Afghanistan in his 20s, tells AFP as the Albanian police vehicles pull up. He and the others -- eight Egyptian ... more
  • 16 hours Saudis race to restore oil supply after drone strike fires ModernGhana -World
    Saudi Arabia on Sunday raced to restart operations at oil plants hit by drone attacks which slashed its production by half. Iran has dismissed US claims it was behind the assault. Tehran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen, where a Saudi-led coalition is bogged down in a five-year war, claimed responsibility for Saturday's strikes on two plants owned by the Saudi state-owned energy company Aramco. Saturday's explosions set off fires that engulfed the Abqaiq plant, the world's largest oil process ... more
  • 16 hours Kristen Stewart honoured with Deauville US Film Festival’s Talent Awards ModernGhana -World
    Deauville's American Film Festival has paid tribute to Kirsten Stewart, the 33-year-old US actress with some 20 acting-career years already behind her. The Twilight series gave Stewart and co-star Robert Pattinson the exposure they needed to break through. Neither have looked back. French director Olivier Assayas with whom Kristen Stewart has worked more than once, handed the actress her award saying I have often said and will repeat it, how much I owe her, how much the films we have made ... more
  • 17 hours Mr. President, Ghanaians, Do You See This? ModernGhana -Opinion
    It 39;s now a global phenomenon, to see naked women on social media. Some call it attention seeking, and others backlash the doers of such acts as: uncultured . Whatever the schools of thoughts may be, it boils down to what we 39;ll choose as Ghanaians. Should we allow our beautiful school-going girls to twerk and show their nakedness to the world before they become famous? Or we should teach them that: hardly a sane man will choose the food that has been opened to flies when tha ... more
  • 17 hours Stanbic IBTC’s CSI initiatives As A Beacon OF Hope For The Needy ModernGhana -Opinion
    As a responsible Nigerian company, Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC continually seeks to contribute positively to its host communities through Corporate Social Investment (CSI) initiatives which have lasting and meaningful impacts in the areas of health, education and economic empowerment. This Nigerian financial institution seeks to establish community-based partnerships, while encouraging its employees to participate voluntarily in life-changing initiatives. A leading Nigerian end-to-end financial ... more
  • 17 hours National Democratic Party on African Union’s Foreign Policy and Coherent Policy on Immigration and Racial Discrimination ModernGhana -Opinion
    The People of Ghana are blessed with what I describe as the greatest African of all times. Two policies distinguish this President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo from his predecessors, e.g.: The Year of Return and Free SHS in Ghana. These two policies show clearly that this man thinks of the people and loves them. At the critical time of our lives when great people have died namely Nelson Mandela, Kwame Nkrumah and Robert Mugabe, we thank God that he has besto ... more
  • 17 hours Racial And Class Inequalities: Reflections On Post-Apartheid South Africa ModernGhana -Opinion
    South Africa is a country of academic interest partly because until the April 1994 transformation, it was the only remaining country where state institutions were designed explicitly to secure the advantage of one racial group at the expense of other racial groups. It is worthwhile to note, however, that not much has changed since the 1994 transition to democracy. The reasons why the country rsquo;s inequality gap continues to widen under a black majority government have not been entirely clear. ... more
  • 18 hours Press Release: Setting The Records Straight On The Construction Of The Sefwi Wiawso Market And Lorry Terminal ModernGhana -Politics
    This press release is to set the records straight on the said project and the contributions made by the previous administration and the then MP for the Sefwi Wiawso constituency who again doubled as the Regional Minister then and DCE from 1997 ndash; 2001.. Ladies and gentlemen, as we all know, governance we say is continuous but the attitude of the NPP government to blatantly lie about certain projects which were commenced by the NDC government needs to be straightened. We shall begin ... more
  • 19 hours DJs, Kuami Eugene, Kidi, others, to rock Ghana DJ Awards #BeachPartyInGhana ModernGhana -Ent
    All is set for the historic beach rave to rock the coast of West Africa on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at La Pleasure Beach in Accra. Merqury Republic promises to redefine beach parties with the introduction of Ghana DJ Awards lsquo;Beach Party In Ghana rsquo;. This historic event will host about 40 top disc jockeys including Andy Dosty, DJ Vyrusky, Mr. Kaxtro, DJ Mic Smith, DJ Mpesempese, Gal Dem DJ, DJ Shiwaawa, DJ Bridash, DJ Ikon, and a host of many great talents. These DJs will thr ... more
  • 19 hours DJs, Kuami Eugene, Kidi, others, to rock Ghana DJ Awards #BeachPartyInGhana ModernGhana
    All is set for the historic beach rave to rock the coast of West Africa on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at La Pleasure Beach in Accra. Merqury Republic promises to redefine beach parties with the introduction of Ghana DJ Awards lsquo;Beach Party In Ghana rsquo;. This historic event will host about 40 top disc jockeys including Andy Dosty, DJ V ... more
  • 22 hours Sam Smith wants to be referred to as ‘they’ not ‘he’ ModernGhana
    Sam Smith has reportedly requested friends and family refer to the singer as 'they' instead of 'he', six months after coming out as non-binary. According to The Sun The Stay With Me singer prefers that people now use they/them pronouns instead of he/him. Smith thanked Hits Radio presenter James Barr this week for a tweet referring to the star as ... more
  • 22 hours Sam Smith wants to be referred to as ‘they’ not ‘he’ ModernGhana -Ent
    Sam Smith has reportedly requested friends and family refer to the singer as 'they' instead of 'he', six months after coming out as non-binary. According to The Sun The Stay With Me singer prefers that people now use they/them pronouns instead of he/him. Smith thanked Hits Radio presenter James Barr this week for a tweet referring to the star as 'they'. Barr tweeted: 'just interviewed @samsmith and they sounded so happy and free and more themselves than ever. it's made me feel like the wor ... more
  • 22 hours Mugabe was a fearless fighter, Ghanaians are saddened by his death – Rawlings ModernGhana
    Former President Jerry John Rawlings has described former President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe as a fearless liberation fighter. In a tribute to the late Mugabe, Mr. Rawlings said Ghanaians who were familiar with Africa s struggle for freedom will be saddened by the former s death. Ghanaians, especially those familiar with Africa ... more
  • 22 hours CAF Confederations Cup: Ashgold beat RS Bekane 3-2 At Len Clay ModernGhana
    Ghana Premier League side Ashanti Gold has posted a 3-2 win over RS Bekane at the Obuasi Len Clay Sports Stadium in the first leg of the second round of this year 39;s CAF Confederations Cup. With the second-tier inter-club competition organized by the continent rsquo;s football governing body gradually taking shape, the Miners hosted t ... more
  • 22 hours Kofi Adams donates to Jasikan District Police ModernGhana
    The National Democratic Congress Parliamentary Candidate for Buem in the Oti region Mr Kofi Adams during the week presented brand new tyres and solar lamps to the Jasikan district police command upon their appeal for support. Mr Kofi Adams pledged to offer a honest and transparent leadership to Buem Constituents during the Parliamentary election ... more
  • 22 hours On rampant sleazes and corruption: Bagbin wasn’t lying, was he? ModernGhana -Opinion
    Some of us were not least surprised at all when we heard that Mr Bagbin, the MP for Nadoli Kaleo and the NDC rsquo;s 2019 presidential contestant, had attributed the humiliating defeat of Mahama and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the 2016 general elections to bad governance amid unbridled sleazes and corruption (See: lsquo;Mahama 39;s boys bought V8, built mansions in 4 years ndash; Bagbin; myjoyonline.com/ghanaweb.com, 19/08/2018). Mr Bagbin was reported to have quizzed: ... more
  • 22 hours Finally An Action At Buduburam ModernGhana -Opinion
    Finally, there has been a security response to the nonsense which eclipsed the notorious Liberia Camp at Buduburam in the Central Region almost indefinitely. Lawlessness remained a disturbing feature at the aforementioned location bordering the Greater Accra Region with tales of security failure resonating within the enclave or 'no-man's-land', as it were. Being close to the Greater Accra Region but administratively in the Central Region, it serves the convenience of criminals operating in ... more
  • 22 hours Prayer ModernGhana -Opinion
    Prayer is a key which unlocks the blessings of the day and locks up the dangers of the night (Anonymous) Prayer is laying hold of God rsquo;s willingness. HONESTY INTEGRITY A story about the Christian businessman in Nashville who was invited to speak at a local church. He chose for his text ldquo;Thou shall not steal, rdquo; The next morning, he boarded a city bus and was given a dime too much for a balance. After counting he went to the driver and told him you gave me a ... more
  • 23 hours Jaime Munguia Floors Patrick Allotey To Retain WBO Super Welterweight Belt ModernGhana
    WBO Super Welterweight champion, Jaime Munguia, proved too strong for Ghana rsquo;s Patrick Allotey in their world title clash in California on Saturday. The bout was Allotey rsquo;s fourth outside Ghana and he was hoping to upset the odds and get his first victory outside Ghana and a bigger prize of the world title. However, that was ... more
  • 1 day Donyell Malen Scores Five In PSV Rout ModernGhana
    Donyell Malen scored all five goals as PSV Eindhoven thrashed Vitesse, who had started the day top of the Eredivisie table. The Netherlands forward, 20, opened the scoring from Bruma 39;s pass before heading in Mohammed Ihattaren 39;s cross. He headed in his hat-trick goal seconds after the restart before scoring two penalties in the ... more
  • 1 day Ansu Fati Makes Better Start To Barca Career Than Messi With First Camp Nou Goal ModernGhana
    Ansu Fati 39;s extraordinary rise continued on Saturday as he got a goal and an assist within seven minutes of his first La Liga start for Barcelona. The 16-year-old became Barca 39;s youngest ever goalscorer in the top flight when he came off the bench to score in the 2-2 draw with Osasuna prior to the international break. With Luis ... more
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