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  • 3 months Nigeria’s emir of Kano dethroned for ‘disrespect’ StarrFM
    The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, one of Nigeria’s most influential Muslim traditional leaders, has been removed from his throne. He was deposed for showing “insubordination” to the authorities in the northern state of Kano. Mr Sanusi, an ex-central bank chief, has had frosty relations with Kano Governor Abdullahi Ganduje since 2017. His supporters […] ... more
  • 3 months Reserve 25 seats for women STRANEK-Africa lobbies Parliament StarrFM
    The director for Gender and Social Policy of STRANEK-Africais, Adjoa Tima Boafo, is calling on the Parliament of Ghana to immediately increase the Parliamentary seats from 275 to 300 and reserve 25 seats unopposed solely for women representation. According to the group, statistics available indicates that approximately 51% of Ghana’s population are women, a situation […] ... more
  • 3 months Nigeria’s emir of Kano dethroned for ‘disrespect’ StarrFM
    The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, one of Nigeria’s most influential Muslim traditional leaders, has been removed from his throne. He was deposed for showing “insubordination” to the authorities in the northern state of Kano. Mr Sanusi, an ex-central bank chief, has had frosty relations with Kano Governor Abdullahi Ganduje since 2017. His supporters […] ... more
  • 3 months Sefwi Asawinso hosp.: Women in labour, men, children share same ward   StarrFM
    A Senior Physician Assistant for Sefwi Asawinso in the Wiaso District of the Western North Region, Mr Felix Annin, is appealing to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the Ministry of Health, as a matter of urgency, to complete the abandoned Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compound to aid healthcare delivery in the area. […] ... more
  • 3 months Burkina Faso confirms first cases of coronavirus StarrFM
    Burkina Faso on Monday reported its first two cases of coronavirus, the health minister said, becoming the sixth country in sub-Saharan Africa affected by the virus. Health Minister Claudine Lougue told reporters that the two patients, a husband and wife, had recently returned to Burkina Faso from a trip to France and were now in […] ... more
  • 3 months Tesco sells its Asian stores in £8bn deal StarrFM
    UK retail giant Tesco has agreed to sell its operations in Thailand and Malaysia for ($10.6bn) £8bn. The supermarket chain has 2,000 stores across both countries, under the Tesco Lotus brand, and is selling them to Thai conglomerate CP Group. Chief executive Dave Lewis said the sale would allow Tesco “to further simplify and focus” […] ... more
  • 3 months Actor Max Von Sydow dies aged 90 StarrFM
    Actor Max Von Sydow, who appeared in films and TV series including The Exorcist, Flash Gordon and Game of Thrones, has died at the age of 90. His family announced “with a broken heart and infinite sadness” that the Swedish-born actor died on Sunday. Von Sydow’s other film credits included Hannah and Her Sisters, The […] ... more
  • 3 months Free SHS: Ghanaians must be grateful to Akufo-Addo – Okyenhene StarrFM
    Okyenhene Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin has said, education is very critical to the development of the youth in every country, therefore, interventions needed to support such a worthy course cannot be postponed, relegated or less prioritized. “The real wealth of a nation is her people and the future lies in the education, skills and values […] ... more
  • 3 months Tarkwa UMat basic school retains Western region Inter-District Quiz title StarrFM
    The UMaT Basic School in the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality of the western region have retained their title as champions of the 5th annual edition of the Western Region Independence Day inter-district JHS Quiz Competition held on Wednesday 4th March, 2020 in Tarkwa. The defending champions beat their close contenders Christ Leading International School, from Ellembele […] ... more
  • 3 months NDC demands drastic cut in fuel prices StarrFM
    The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called on government to reduce the prices of petroleum products following the sharp drop in the price of Brent Crude on the international market. According to the party, the relative stability of local currency and the drop of oil in the global market over the last two months […] ... more
  • 3 months I’m second lady by grace – Samira StarrFM
    Samira Bawumia has said it was through the grace of God that she became the Second Lady of Ghana. According to her, but for the intervention of God she could not rise to that key status in the country. Hajia Bawumia was speaking on Asempa FM’s Ekosiisen political show as part of the celebration of […] ... more
  • 3 months Use homeopathic medicine to prevent Coronavirus – C4C Homeopathic hosp. advocates StarrFM
    Dr. Michael Kyeremateng, a specialist in homeopathic medicine at C4C Homeopathic Hospital has urged the government of Ghana to adopt the use of Homeopathy medicine to prevent Coronavirus in the country. According to him, this method has been adopted by India and has proven to be effective. The novel coronavirus has killed more than 3,800 […] ... more
  • 3 months Set term limits for MPs – Obiri Boahen StarrFM
    The deputy General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party has suggested that term limits must be set for Members of Parliament. According to Nana Obiri Boahen, laws must be made to enable Members of Parliament to serve for a particular term due to the large number of people who seek to contest parliamentary primaries after […] ... more
  • 3 months A/R: 12 suspected kidnappers, robbers arrested StarrFM
    The Ashanti Regional Police Command has arrested twelve (12) persons suspected to be kidnappers involved in recent cases of robberies and kidnapping of Fulani herdsmen and their dependents around Ejura, Mampong and Akomadan areas of the region. The suspects who are also believed to be Fulani’s are Bube Buru alias Jawuga, 29, Abdulai Mahamadu, 29, […] ... more
  • 3 months Tsito old JHS wins 2020 Ho West District BaSAQ-C StarrFM
    An all female team of pupils from the Tsito Old Junior High School has emerged winners of the 2020 Ho West District Basic School’s Annual Quiz Competition (BaSAQ-C). Thursday’s finals of the 2020 BaSAQ-C held at Anfoeta Tsebi, had Tsito Old JHS, Aflakpe D/A JHS, Hlefi D/A JHS and Kpale Xorse JHS that emerged from […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus: Global shares plunge after oil prices crash StarrFM
    Shares in London have plummeted in early trading, with the FTSE 100 index of shares plunging 8%. It comes after big falls in Asia, with Japan’s Nikkei 225 index down 5% while Australia’s ASX 200 slumped 7.3%, its biggest daily drop since 2008. Markets have been rattled by the threat of a price war between […] ... more
  • 3 months Update: 27 persons burnt to death in Kintampo-Tamale road crash StarrFM
    27 passengers have been reportedly burnt to death in an accident at Kawompe on the Kintampo-Tamale stretch of the highway in the Bono East region. The accident occurred Monday morning, a police source told Starr News. An eyewitness Wiafe Akenteng told Starr News the accident involved a benz sprinter  and Yutong buses. “The bodies are […] ... more
  • 3 months Kintampo accident: Death toll rises to 35 StarrFM
    The death toll in the Kintampo accident has risen to 35, the regional minister has told Starr News. Others who were injured are currently receiving medical attention at a nearby hospital. “Per the briefing I have 35 lives have been lost. 27 burnt beyond recognition. 6 injured and in critical condition. One escaped with a […] ... more
  • 3 months Customers of collapsed fund management firms threaten demo StarrFM
    The coalition of Aggrieved Customers of the Collapsed 53 Fund management companies have served notice that they will hit the streets on March 24 if their locked up monies are not paid. According to the customers, the government’s pledge to pay investments of customers of savings and loans should also apply to them. They are […] ... more
  • 3 months Koforidua Prisons Infirmary runs out of drugs StarrFM
    The Infirmary of the Koforidua Prisons has run out of drugs . The paucity of essential medical supplies and drugs at the infirmary is affecting the delivery of basic health care services to the inmates. This was made known when the Medical Team of Pentecost International Worship Center (PIWC) -Koforidua, visited the Prison to provide […] ... more
  • 3 months Gender ministry awards Starr FM’s Gender 101 program StarrFM
    Starr FM’s Gender 101 program on the Morning Starr has been awarded by the Gender ministry over its sole focus on women development. According to the ministry, the program gives attention to the least understood aspect of gender and how policymakers can use that understanding to inform decisions on the national level. The recognition was […] ... more
  • 3 months E/R: Outrage at NPP vetting as 15 aspirants are disqualified StarrFM
    The vetting exercise of the ruling New Patriotic Party, (NPP) was marred with uncontrolled anger following the disqualification of fifteen (15) aspirants. The vetting process which started on March 4, 2020 ended Saturday, March 7, 2020 saw 79 aspirants make an appearance before the vetting committee out of which the fifteen were disqualified. “Out of […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus infection hits 110,098; 3,831 dead StarrFM
    The coronavirus outbreaks in China and South Korea appear to be slowing, as countries elsewhere in the world adopt drastic measures to try and stamp out the infection. In Italy, where some 16 million people in Lombardy and other parts of the north are now under quarantine, there were 133 deaths reported on Sunday, bringing […] ... more
  • 3 months Ronaldinho ‘under investigation for more crimes’ StarrFM
    Ronaldinho Gaucho, the former Brazil and Barcelona soccer star being held in a Paraguayan jail for using a falsified passport, is being investigated for additional crimes, the prosecutor leading the case said on Sunday. Osmar Legal did not clarify what the crimes were but told the Brazilian news site Globoesporte that “there are indications that […] ... more
  • 3 months V/R: Four arrested over assemblyman killing StarrFM
    Four people have been arrested over the killing of an assemblyman at Sogakpe in the volta region last Sunday, the Police has announced. “Four persons have been arrested on suspicion for their involvement in the killing of the Assemblyman for Sogakope South Electoral area. The four are currently assisting Police investigation and will be duly […] ... more
  • 3 months ‘Wishes for witches’: Inmates of Gambaga camp seek gov’t support for return, integration StarrFM
    Just as we all had our wishes for the recent festive season, so did the ‘witches’ of Ghana’s infamous Gambaga Camp: to be allowed back home, reuniting with family and friends, and being reintegrated into the society they were exiled from long ago. Unfortunately, this may only remain a wish for many of these women […] ... more
  • 3 months Kingdom Exim Group adjudged best corporate social firm in Tema StarrFM
    A Tema based agro exporting entity, Kingdom Exim Group of Companies has been adjudged the metropolitan’s best corporate social responsibility organization for the year 2019 by the Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA). The coverted TMA Mayor’s Excellence Award was bestowed on the company for the far-reaching effort to invest part of its profit in education, health, […] ... more
  • 3 months We’re also Ghanaians .Fulanis roar over discrimination at Ghana Card registration and Passport Office StarrFM
    People of Fulani origin but claim to be citizens of Ghana have said they are being treated as though “they are refugees” following the continuous discrimination against them at some national institutions. For instance, they said they had been denied the opportunity by National Identification Authority (NIA) in the ongoing Ghana Card registration exercise to […] ... more
  • 3 months We’re also Ghanaians – Fulanis roar over Ghana card, passport discrimination StarrFM
    People of Fulani origin who say they are citizens of Ghana have said they are being treated as though “they are refugees” following the continuous discrimination against them at some national institutions. For instance, they said they had been denied the opportunity by National Identification Authority (NIA) in the ongoing Ghana Card registration exercise to […] ... more
  • 3 months 4 injured as gunmen open fire on mourners at Kasoa StarrFM
    At least four people have been shot and are severely injured after gunmen opened fire on mourners at Kasoa Odupong Ofaakor in the Awutu Senya East Municipality of the Central Region. Police sources say the suspects opened fire around 7:00 pm Saturday when the Asafo companies and Baamuhene of Odupong Ofaakor were performing their final […] ... more
  • 3 months Free SHS made me what I’m today – Trinidad Premier StarrFM
    The Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago Dr. Keith Christopher Rowley, MP, has hailed the impact of access to free secondary education on his life. Responding to a toast on Friday, 6th March, 2020, at the Manyhia Palace, after the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, held a dinner in his honour, Prime Minister Rowley revealed […] ... more
  • 3 months NPP primaries: Addison disqualified at Akuapem North StarrFM
    The two candidates challenging the Incumbent MP for Akuapem North in the NPP parliamentary primaries have been disqualified. The two are popular lawyer Philip Addison and William Agyei Twumasi, who is the Bursar of Presbyterian College of Education, Akropong. Addison, who rose to fame during the 2012 election petition hearing at the Supreme Court, was […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus: Dozens trapped as China quarantine hotel collapses StarrFM
    About 70 people were trapped after a hotel being used as a coronavirus quarantine facility in the Chinese city of Quanzhou collapsed. About 40 of the 70 have been pulled from the rubble of the five-storey Xinjia Hotel, state media says. Videos posted online show emergency workers combing through the building’s wreckage in the southern […] ... more
  • 3 months NPP primaries: All 4 aspirants challenging dep. Finance Minister disqualified StarrFM
    All four aspirants challenging deputy Finance minister Abena Osei Asare for the Atiwa East ticket in the ongoing parliamentary primaries of the New Patriotic Party have been disqualified. The aspirants Ernest Adade Owiredu, Kudjoe Amegah Kafui, Eric Agyarko and Dr Benny Frank were disqualified during the party’s internal vetting on Saturday. Also, the only aspirant […] ... more
  • 3 months Basic schools in Ayawaso win big at independence parade StarrFM
    Basic schools located in the Ayawasow West Wuogon municipal assembly won various prices given from the municipal assembly following sterling performances during their march past. A total of twenty basic schools including eleven public and nine private schools participated in the march past. Also two cadet contingents were among them. The best cadet after the […] ... more
  • 3 months Why 6th March is a big deal for indegines of Bibiani StarrFM
    Ghana’s Independence Day, 6th March is always a big celebration for the Chiefs and people of Bibiani in the Western North Region of Ghana. The day is always celebrated in a grand style with the usual march past by students from all levels and a spectacular performance by student cadet corps to replicate the march […] ... more
  • 3 months Brilliant SHS graduate turns MTN mobile vendor; cries for help StarrFM
    A needy but brilliant Senior High School graduate at Okurase, a farming community in Upper West Akyem municipality of the Eastern Region is appealing for financial support to further his education to enable him attain his dream of becoming a lawyer. Twenty-One-year old Osae Isaac scored aggregate eight(8) in 2019 West Africa Secondary Schools Examination(WASSCE). […] ... more
  • 3 months Ghana praised for consistency in Energy policy implementation StarrFM
    Ghana is receiving endorsement for her consistency in energy policy implementation under successive governments at the ongoing 3-day Africa Energy Conference in Capetown, South Africa. Speaking to Starrfm.com.gh at the sidelines of the Africa Indaba Energy Conference, the former United Nations Under-Secretary-General and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All, Alhaji […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus: New suspected case at Korle Bu proves negative StarrFM
    The latest suspected Coronavirus case at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital has tested negative, officials of the Ghana Health Service have confirmed. A US-based woman who reported to the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital with symptoms of the deadly coronavirus was quarantined. The Teaching Hospital in a statement said the woman has been to countries where […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus: Gov’t to prevent trips from China, Iran, Italy StarrFM
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that non-essential trips into Ghana from countries hard-hit by Covid-19 popularly known as Coronavirus is strongly being discouraged. Delivering the 63rd Independence Day speech at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi, Ashanti Region, the President advised Ghanaians to take the advice of health experts seriously and protect […] ... more
  • 3 months Togo confirms first case of Coronavirus StarrFM
    Togo has registered its first case of coronavirus, its government said on Friday. The patient is a 42-year old female resident of the capital Lome who had visited Benin, Germany, France and Turkey in late February and early March. She is being treated in isolation and her condition is stable, the government said in a […] ... more
  • 3 months Korle Bu quarantines woman with Coronavirus symptoms StarrFM
    A US-based woman who reported to the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital with symptoms of the deadly coronavirus has been quarantined, the hospital has announced. The Teaching Hospital in a statement said the woman has been to countries where the deadly virus has been recorded. “She reported yesterday at the Maternity Block and was admitted for […] ... more
  • 3 months Ghana@63: We should be ashamed over our poor roads – Amoako-Attah StarrFM
    The Minister for Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako Atta, says Ghanaians must be ashamed that since Independence only 23% of 78000KM total roads in the Country are tarred. According to the Minister, Ghana has not done enough in the road sector in the past 63 years leaving many Ghanaians to commute on dusty and deplorable […] ... more
  • 3 months We’ll resist mobile phone ban in Parliament – Minority MPs StarrFM
    The Member of Parliament (MP) for Sefwi Bodi in the Western North Region, Mr Sampson Ahi has stated that Minority Members of Parliament (MP) will resist the proposal to ban mobile phone use in the Chamber of Parliament. According to him, the move is wrong and amounts to being treated as “school children”. Speaking during […] ... more
  • 3 months Be patient, we are building world-class rail sector- Joe Ghartey to Ghanaians StarrFM
    Railway Development Minister, Joe Ghartey is appealing to Ghanaians especially train passengers to exercise patience as the country is the building a world-class rail sector which will be more efficient and effective to the development and growth of Ghana. The Minister made the appeal when he toured and inspected some ongoing projects at Eshiem and […] ... more
  • 3 months Asamankese: Falling block crashes woman to death StarrFM
    A woman had died instantly at the Asamankese Market in the Eastern Region after a falling block from a storey building crashed her. The body of the deceased whose name is yet to be identified has been deposited at Asamankese Government Hospital Morgue. Starr News has gathered that the blocks were pulled down from the […] ... more
  • 3 months Horseman Shoes launches ‘She Brogues’ for ladies StarrFM
    Horseman Shoes in this month of March officially launched its new female shoe line She Brogues “For Her”. This stylish collection which is the second edition after a successful maiden edition in 2016 comes in a cocktail of colors with new designs and agility. A great option for anything from everyday work wear that can […] ... more
  • 3 months Afram Plains murder: DISEC urges calm among Dagomba Community StarrFM
    The District Chief Executive for Afram Plains South, George Ofori, has appealed to Dagombas in the Gyaneboafo community, where a nomadic Fulani herdsman has gunned down a farmer, to exercise patient as the security intensifies search for the suspect. The deceased, a Dagomba, was shot in the abdomen when he and his two brothers attempted […] ... more
  • 3 months AirtelTigo customers to enjoy free calls on Independence Day StarrFM
    In line with the country’s  63rd Independence Day celebrations, telecom operator AirtelTigo is giving Ghanaians another reason to rejoice with “It’s Time for Freedom” Offer on Friday, 6th March 2020. The Freedom Offer will enable both existing and new customers to enjoy free AirtelTigo to AirtelTigo calls from 6am to 6pm. This offer will also […] ... more
  • 3 months Parliament to ban use of mobile phones by MPs in chamber StarrFM
    Ghana’s legislature is considering placing a ban on the use of mobile phones by members of Parliament in the chamber. The move according to leadership is to ensure full concentration from MPs on business of the house. Speaking during the presentation of the business statement majority leader and minister for parliamentary affairs Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu disclosed […] ... more
  • 3 months Harruna Attah writes: Covid-19, no lessons from Ebola? StarrFM
    HIV/AIDS, SARS, Corona Virus (Covid-19) are modern day scourges of the 20th and 21st centuries. Going back in history, other scourges, like the bubonic plague that scythed through and devastated vast populations on the Asian and European continents in the mid-1300s are remembered with revulsion, horror and incredulity in relation to the number of deaths involved – anything from […] ... more
  • 3 months Judge threatens to free NAM 1 over lack of progress in trial StarrFM
    The Accra Circuit court presided over by Her Honour Evelyn Mensah has warned prosecution in the case in which the Chief Executive Officer ( CEO) of defunct gold dealership company Menzgold, Nana Appiah Mensah is facing 61 charges that should nothing substantial come up at the next court date, the case would be struck out. […] ... more
  • 3 months National Cathedral will be Iconic African monument – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President  Akufo-Addo says the proposed National Cathedral which is to be built in the heart of the city of Accra will be one of the iconic structures of the African continent. Addressing attendees of a ceremony at the construction site of the Cathedral to lay the foundation stone for the commencement of construction works, President […] ... more
  • 3 months Domelevo is a special human being – Azeem StarrFM
    Anti-corruption activist Vitus Azeem has called for more public support for the  Auditor General Daniel Domelevo. According to him, Mr Domelevo has been more effective in fighting wastage and corruption in public service than any other auditor general in the history of the country. “Domelevo is a special person and all well-meaning Ghanaians should support […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus: Drop your handkerchief, use a tissue – Doctor to Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    A senior medical doctor has advised President Akufo-Addo to drop his handkerchief and use a tissue instead as part of the country’s campaign towards preventing an outbreak of the deadly Coronavirus in the country. “Our president still uses handkerchief, he should put the handkerchief away and use a tissue, that is what the WHO recommends. […] ... more
  • 3 months Rice processing factory at Savelugu progressing steadily StarrFM
    Work on the construction of a rice processing factory under the government flagship One District, One Factory program in the Savelugu Municipality is progressing steadily. The construction is about 30% complete at the time Starr News visited the site. It is expected to be completed in eight months, however, the contractor in charge, Guruma Twins […] ... more
  • 3 months Finance Committee Chair is key to Parliament – Assibey-Yeboah StarrFM
    The incumbent MP for New Juaben South Constituency and Chairman of the Finance Committee of Parliament Dr. Mark Assibey-Yeboah has expressed optimism of winning the April 25 Parliamentary primaries of the NPP. Dr. Assibey-Yeboah who went through vetting successfully Wednesday in Koforidua told jubilant supporters that his record as the incumbent MP will get him […] ... more
  • 3 months Don’t be afraid of criticism-Bishop Tackie-Yarboi charges Christians StarrFM
    The Presiding Bishop of Victory Bible Church International, Bishop N A Tackie-Yarboi has admonished Christians not to be afraid of criticism because our Master and Savior Jesus Christ was criticized. According to Bishop Tackie-Yarboi, believers should not be surprised that people criticizes anything good that comes in the way of Christians. “You see on social […] ... more
  • 3 months 20 Volta Secessionists recruits discharged, one other caged StarrFM
    The Circuit Court in Accra presided over by Her Honour Ellen Offei Aryeh has discharged 20 out of the 21 alleged secessionists recruits of the Western Togoland Organization. The discharged was after prosecution had told the court that they have no evidence to buttress the charges leveled against the suspects. They were on the charges […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus: Cancel Independence Day parade – Fmr. Ridge Hosp. boss StarrFM
    A former medical director of the Greater Accra Regional Hospital Dr Thomas Anaba has urged President Akufo-Addo to cancel the upcoming Independence Day Celebration in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak. According to him, such a measure will show to the Ghanaian people how serious the government is taking the preventive measures in avoiding an […] ... more
  • 3 months Transcript: CK Akonnor’s maiden Black Stars squad presser StarrFM
    After announcing his maiden squad ahead of this month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying games with Sudan, Black Stars head coach Charles Kwablan Akonnor faced the media. Before naming the list, the new boss gave an account of his three-week European Tour where he met and interacted with existing members of the senior national […] ... more
  • 3 months National Cathedral takes off as Akufo-Addo cuts sod today StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo will today cut sod for the construction of the controversial National Cathedral. The actual work on the project is expected to begin on Friday, March 6. The Cathedral and its relevance or otherwise shapely divide opinions in Ghana despite the failure of the suits to stop it. Presenting the 2020 budget in Parliament […] ... more
  • 3 months IMF provides $50bn to fight coronavirus outbreak StarrFM
    The International Monetary Fund has announced $50bn (£39bn) of support for countries hit by the coronavirus. The organisation also warned that the outbreak had already pushed this year’s global economic growth below last year’s levels. The emergency measure came after the virus has spread rapidly outside China to more than 70 countries. This week governments […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus: California declares emergency after death StarrFM
    California has declared a state of emergency after announcing its first coronavirus death, bringing the US death toll from the disease to 11. The 71-year-old man, who died in a hospital near Sacramento, had underlying health conditions and had been on a cruise ship, said officials. The White House moved on Wednesday to expand testing […] ... more
  • 3 months Gov’t commits $2m more to fight coronavirus StarrFM
    The Health Minister, Kwaku Agyemang Manu, has revealed that an extra 2 million dollars have been released in preparations for a possible outbreak of the Coronavirus in Ghana. The minority and other stakeholders including WHO had questioned the adequacy of the 2.5 million cedis earlier allocated out of the required 35 million. In a contribution […] ... more
  • 3 months Basketball: UPAC 2020 launched StarrFM
    Rite sports limited, organizers of senior high and tertiary basketball completions, have launched the 2020 edition of the UPAC basketball championship. The seventh edition of the annual event was successfully launched on Wednesday, March 3, 2020, at the Delish Restaurant in Accra. 32 tertiary institutions will battle at the zonal level for a place in […] ... more
  • 3 months Africa construction and real estate awards launched StarrFM
    InstinctWave has launched the 4th edition of the Africa Construction and Real Estate Awards (ACREA 2020). The Africa Construction & Real Estate Awards (ACREA), formerly West Africa Construction Awards underwent a rebranding exercise to cover the sub region and the real estate sector. Hence, the 2020 ACREA will bring together industry players from Kenya, Nigeria, […] ... more
  • 3 months Olympic 2020 ‘Could be Postponed,’ Says Tokyo Minister StarrFM
    Japan’s Olympic minister says the Tokyo 2020 Games could be postponed from the summer until later in the year amid fears over the coronavirus outbreak. In a response to a question in Japan’s parliament, Seiko Hashimoto said Tokyo’s contract with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) “calls for the Games to be held within 2020”. She […] ... more
  • 3 months Auction cars: NPP organiser aspirant dupes victims GHC100k at Jubilee House StarrFM
    A former aspiring youth organizer for the governing New Patriotic Party, NPP in the North East Region Godwin Nayaw Bamiah Yombu has defrauded a number of people to the tune of GhC100,000 under the pretext of securing them auction vehicles. The victims some of whom are members of the NPP paid amounts ranging from 75,000 […] ... more
  • 3 months Coronavirus: We’re ready – KIA MD assures Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    Managing Director of the Ghana Airport Company, Yaw Kwakwa, has assured President  Akufo-Addo that the Kotoka International Airport is ready to deal with any threat posed by covid 19, the coronavirus that is currently sweeping through the world. He gave the assurance when he addressed journalists at the Kotoka International Airport after giving President Akufo-Addo […] ... more
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