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  • 1 week Zoomlion sweeps three SSI 2019 Awards in Accra StarrFM
    In its continuing tradition of excellence, Africa’s waste management giant, Zoomlion Ghana Limited, is once again, the recipient of three prestigious awards at the just ended Sustainable and Social Investment (SSI) 2019 Awards event held in Accra. The company picked up highly competitive awards including the Best Company in Providing Sanitation Facilities, Best Company in […] ... more
  • 1 week NDC will cancel Free SHS if they win 2020 – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated once again that the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) will cancel the free SHS policy if they win the 2020 elections. Speaking on the first day of his three-day tour of the Greater Accra region, the President noted that the opposition party is asking Ghanaians to vote for […] ... more
  • 1 week ‘Racist terror plot foiled’ in South Africa StarrFM
    South African police have arrested three members of the National Christian Resistance Movement (NCRM) for an alleged terror plot. The leader of the so-called Crusaders group, Harry Knoesen, and two others were found with firearms, ammunition and explosives after a tip-off that they were about to launch a string of attacks on government buildings, shopping […] ... more
  • 1 week Kasoa cop killer: Docket forwarded to AG, prosecution tells court StarrFM
    Police prosecutors are seeking the Attorney General’s advice in the case in which Eric Kojo Duah is solely standing trial for the killing of two police officers at Budumburam in the Central Region. A total of eight persons were arraigned by the police but all were discharged leaving Kojo Duah, the alleged killer. Currently, Eric […] ... more
  • 1 week EPL: Pochettino Tottenham contract clause ‘could scupper Arsenal or Man Utd move’ StarrFM
    Manchester United’s hopes of making Mauricio Pochettino their manager might have hit a snag – after it was revealed he has an expensive clause in his Tottenham contract. United have been linked with Pochettino for over a year, but the club decided to choose Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to replace Jose Mourinho last year, with the prospect of […] ... more
  • 1 week No consensus among ex presidents on partisanship in electing MMDCEs – Ablakwa StarrFM
    The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has refuted claims that former Presidents John Mahama, John Rawlings and John Kufuor endorsed the aborted December 17 referendum that sought to elect MMDCEs on a partisan basis. “I have spoken to our flagbearer and he says that what they discussed was electing MMDCEs for […] ... more
  • 1 week Volta region’s Mighty Warriors are Beach Soccer Champions StarrFM
    Mighty Warriors from the small coastal town of Havedzi in the Volta region are the undisputed Kings of club beach soccer in Ghana. They achieved this feat with a ruthless and clinical demonstration of beach soccer artistry and ten unanswered goals that blew away their final opponents Marine Stars from the Central region. There was […] ... more
  • 1 week Ghana needs strong men to fight corruption – Anna Bossman StarrFM
    A former Commissioner at the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) Anna Bossman says Ghana needs people with strong character to fight corruption. Speaking at the launch of the Anti-Corruption and Transparency week, the former commissioner who is now Ghana’s Ambassador to France said she disagrees with President Obama’s assertion that the country […] ... more
  • 1 week Accra Giants win 2019 MTN Skate soccer trophy StarrFM
    Accra based skate soccer team Accra Giants showed classed as they walloped rivals Ashanti Warriors 5-1 to lift the ultimate in the finals of the 2019 MTN Skate Soccer league. Accra Giants right from the blast of the referees whistle made their intentions clear of carrying the day as they mounted intense pressure on their […] ... more
  • 1 week It’s not govt’s job to promote local rice – Dep. Agric Minister StarrFM
    Deputy Minister for Agriculture Kennedy Osei Nyarko says it is not the responsibility of government to promote local rice. According the him, that responsibility lies in the hands of the local processing companies. He also charged processing companies to endeavour to make their brands visible on the market as well as promote the health benefits […] ... more
  • 1 week Ghana Publishing to begin security printing StarrFM
    The Ghana Publishing Company is to begin security printing in the country, the Managing Director of the company, Mr David Boateng Asante has said. Speaking on Morning Starr on Monday, Mr Boateng said Ghana Publishing has seen transformation under his leadership since he took over in 2017. The Ghana Publishing Company also known as the […] ... more
  • 1 week We’re ready to print 2020 ballot papers – Ghana Publishing MD StarrFM
    The Ghana Publishing Company says it is ready to print the ballot papers for the 2020 polls. According to the managing director of the company, David Asante, the firm is mandated to handle sensitive projects such as polls. “I am still trying to understand why printing of ballot papers fizzle into the hands of private […] ... more
  • 1 week No 1 Oxford Street Hotel celebrates opening with 25 days of gifts StarrFM
    NO 1 Oxford Street Hotel and Suites, has just opened and giving away gifts from December 1- 25. The 5-star luxury hotel and suites at Osu in Accra offers a hospitality experience unlike any other facility found in the city of Accra. Officials of the hotel say all you have to do for your chance […] ... more
  • 1 week Disclose amount spent on “abortive” referendum – Okudzeto to gov’t StarrFM
    The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has urged the government to disclose to Ghanaians how much money was spent on the December 17 referendum which has been aborted. The President in a televised address Sunday announced the cancellation of the referendum over what he says is lack of consensus. “Fellow Ghanaians, […] ... more
  • 1 week Only military govt can call off referendum – Kwaku Asare StarrFM
    US-based lawyer and professor Prof. Kweku Asare says  President Akufo Addo does not have any constitutional right, under a democratic government, to cancel the planned December 17 referendum. According to him, only a military government can do so. He told Francis Abban on the Morning Starr Tuesday that the bill had given birth to a […] ... more
  • 1 week 105 PWDs provided container shops, tricycles StarrFM
    One hundred and five (105) Persons living with Disability (PWDs) in the Denkyembuor District of the Eastern Region have benefited from varied economic empowerment interventions. The beneficiaries were provided items such as container shops, tricycles, refrigerators, fufu pounding machines, Hairdryers, sewing machines among others. Also, cheques were issued to pay school fees and medical bills […] ... more
  • 1 week LCB Worldwide Ghana begins fumigation of schools and Markets in Ghana StarrFM
    Crisis Management Company, LCB Worldwide Ghana Limited, has begun the fumigation of Senior High Schools and selected markets across Ghana. Already, the company has fumigated about 7 Senior High Schools in the Greater Accra and Eastern Regions in a two-week intensive fumigation campaign around the country. Chief Executive Officer of LCB Worldwide Ghana Limited, Mr. […] ... more
  • 1 week White House: Trump ‘will not participate in impeachment hearing’ StarrFM
    The White House has said US President Donald Trump and his lawyers will not attend an impeachment hearing in the House of Representatives on Wednesday. Mr Trump could not be expected to participate “fairly”, White House counsel Pat Cipollone said in a letter to the House Judiciary Committee. Last week, Chairman Jerrold Nadler said Mr Trump […] ... more
  • 1 week Referendum cancellation disappointing – Chamber of local governance StarrFM
    The Chamber of Local governance (ChaLoG) says it is disappointed over President Akufo-Addo decision to call off the planned referendum on political parties involvement in local polls. The President in a televised address Sunday announced the cancellation of the referendum over what he says is lack of consensus. “So fellow Ghanaians, it is of deep […] ... more
  • 1 week Nigerians outraged as first lady calls for social media regulation StarrFM
    Nigerian first lady Aisha Buhari’s call for social media regulation has caused an uproar online. Mrs Buhari who was speaking during the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs General Assembly and National Executive Council Meeting over the weekend said social media ought to be regulated before it gets out of hand. The first lady compared […] ... more
  • 1 week EPL: Harry Maguire makes shocking claim after draw with Aston Villa StarrFM
    Despite their poor run of form, Harry Maguire has claimed that Manchester United are improving after their 2-2 draw against Aston Villa. United were lucky to head into the half time break level after Tom Heaton’s own goal canceled out Jack Grealish’s opener with Villa dominating the opening half. The Red Devils will have to win games against Tottenham […] ... more
  • 1 week Akufo-Addo can’t cancel referendum by TV broadcast – Kwaku Azar StarrFM
    US-based Ghanaian academician Professor Kwaku Asare has said President Akufo-Addo’s decision to call off the planned referendum through a TV broadcast will be invalid unless it goes through the appropriate constitutional processes. The President in a televised address Sunday announced the cancellation of the referendum over what he says is lack of consensus. “So fellow […] ... more
  • 1 week Our data is safe, no money stolen in Sunday fire – GRA StarrFM
    Data is safe and no loss of cash or cheques have been recorded after a fire outbreak at VAT House, a substation of the Ghana Revenue Authority at Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra, caused extensive structural damage to its ICT centre, official sources have said. A formal assessment of the extent of damage is set […] ... more
  • 1 week Akufo-Addo calls off referendum; orders withdrawal of bills StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo has directed the local government minister to withdraw the bills seeking to make changes to some entrenched provisions of the constitution to enable Ghanaians elect their MMDCEs. The directive also means the December 17 referendum to decide on political parties involvement in local level polls has also been put on freeze. In a […] ... more
  • 1 week Akufo-Addo cuts sod for Creative Arts SHS, Kufuor school StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo has cut the sod for the construction of a Creative Arts Senior High School to be located in Kwadaso, in the Ashanti Region. Cutting the sod on Sunday, 1st December, 2019, President Akufo-Addo stated that “we reaffirm our commitment to the growth of the creative arts industry by cutting the sod for the […] ... more
  • 1 week New manager, same old Arsenal held at Norwich StarrFM
    Caretaker manager Freddie Ljungberg could not end Arsenal’s long wait for a win as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s double only salvaged a 2-2 draw at struggling Norwich on Sunday. The Canaries twice led through Teemu Pukki and Todd Cantwell only for Aubameyang to level, first from the penalty spot and then with a clinical finish after the […] ... more
  • 1 week Akufo-Addo to address the nation on referendum tonight StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo will address the nation on the upcoming referendum at 8 pm today, Sunday, December 1, 2019. It comes on the back of fears the government will call off the referendum over the mounting disapproval facing it. The President was the first to declare support for a ‘yes’ vote in the referendum which is […] ... more
  • 1 week Frank Acheampong flying high in Chinese Super league StarrFM
    Ghana winger Frank Acheampong is celebrating another successful Chinese Super League season with Tianjin Teda after finishing as the club’s top assist. Frank Acheampong who completed his second full season with Tianjin Teda lined up in all 30 league games for the club, scoring 9 goals and providing 9 assists. Thé team coached by former […] ... more
  • 1 week GRA fire: Fire officer hospitalised, two safes secured StarrFM
    An official of the Fire Service has been admitted at a health facility in Accra after he ‘almost passed out’ while battling the fire that gutted the GRA office at Circle Sunday. “He almost collapsed so he was rushed to the hospital,” the  Nima district Police Commander ACP Abraham Quartey told Starr News’ Ibrahim Alhassan. […] ... more
  • 1 week Ghanaians won’t allow Free SHS review – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    “Free SHS has come to stay, and the people of Ghana will never allow the dreamers, who have still not woken up from the slumber of their defeat in 2016, to come and cancel it under the guise of a so-called ‘review’”. These were the words of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa […] ... more
  • 1 week Fire guts GRA Office at Circle StarrFM
    The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) main office at Nkrumah Circle near the Busy Internet on Sunday went up in flames. Fire service personnel are currently at the scene to bring the situation under control. The cause of the fire is unknown. The office serves as the main VAT section of the Revenue Authority. Below are […] ... more
  • 1 week Over 1k vehicles supplied, 962 structures ongoing for SHSs – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo government is confronting the inherent challenges that have been associated with the implementation of the Free Senior High School Policy. With some 1.2 million children currently enrolled in Senior High Schools, the highest such enrolment in the country’s history, President Akufo-Addo stated that sufficient provision has been made in the 2020 budget for […] ... more
  • 1 week E/R: Armed Police storm town to free kidnapped ECG worker StarrFM
    Armed Police personnel numbering over twenty (20) have been deployed to Poponya fantem, a farming community in Yilo Krobo District of the Eastern Region over an alleged attack on workers of Electricity Company of Ghana(ECG) and Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) The armed Policemen stormed the community Saturday to rescue a worker of ECG allegedly […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Suriname president gets 20 years in jail for murder StarrFM
    Suriname’s President Desi Bouterse has been sentenced to 20 years in prison over the execution of 15 political opponents in 1982. Bouterse, 74, is currently on an official visit in China and will have two weeks to appeal against the conviction. He was found guilty of planning and ordering the extrajudicial execution of 15 political […] ... more
  • 2 weeks London Bridge: Attacker had been convicted of terror offence StarrFM
    The man who carried out Friday’s stabbing attack at London Bridge was a former prisoner convicted of terrorism offences. The attacker, named by police as 28-year-old Usman Khan, was out of prison on licence at the time of the attack, in which a man and a woman were killed and three others were injured. Khan was […] ... more
  • 2 weeks PDS voice chat with Gabby fake – Philip Ayesu StarrFM
    The PDS board chairman Philip Ayesu has rubbished reports making rounds that he had a conversation with Gabby Asare Otchere Darko over how to share PDS shares. According to him, the alleged conversation never happened hence the voice recording is fake. “I can strongly confirm that the said recording is fake and pregnant with mischief […] ... more
  • 2 weeks ‘Justice for all’ to be decentralized beginning January 2020 – CJ StarrFM
    Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo has hinted that her office will kick-start the decentralization of the ‘justice for all’ concept at regional levels in January 2020. She revealed that there will be full-time judges specifically assigned to work directly on cases that have to do with prison inmates which prisons officers won’t even be aware of. […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Pwalugu multipurpose dam: NPP is a Promise-fulfilling Party— Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo has officially opened the toolbox for construction work to start on the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam with a strong remark about his political party as one which will never fail to deliver on its promises. “I’m delighted to be here today to cut the sod for the construction of the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam and […] ... more
  • 2 weeks GFA Workshops: Club Licensing,Premier & DOL starts StarrFM
    The Ghana Football Association has organized a workshop on Club Licensing for Premier & Division League Clubs.  Ahead of the start of domestic football across the country next month, Clubs are expected to meet the minimum Club Licensing requirements and submit the necessary documentation to the GFA. Friday’s very successful workshop discussed the Sporting, Infrastructure, Personnel & Administrative, Legal and Financial requirements […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Ex-Brazilian football chief Teixeira banned for life StarrFM
    Ex-Brazilian football chief Ricardo Teixeira was banned for life from football on Friday for bribery, FIFA announced. World football’s governing body said the Brazilian was banned and fined one million Swiss francs (907,000 euros) for taking bribes for marketing and media rights for continental and Brazilian football competitions between 2006 and 2012. Teixeira, the 72-year-old […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Sena Dagadu releases visuals for ‘If you no dey like me’ ft. Worlasi StarrFM
    Ghanaian-Hungarian songstress and rapper Sena Dagadu, has unveiled the official music video for her latest track ‘If you no dey like me’. The song, off the ‘Wings’ EP features Ghanaian multi-talented artiste Worlasi. The music video shot in a kitchen setting was directed by The Ghalileo Effects. Born in Accra to a Hungarian mother and […] ... more
  • 2 weeks TMA and SyPhics Studios launch ‘Year of Return’ AFROFEST 2019 StarrFM
    The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) and SyPhics Studios, an innovative multimedia firm that specializes in events have launched the third edition of AfroFEST at the TMA office in Tema. AfroFest is a 7-day festival that seeks to unite with local stakeholders, celebrate and showcase the rich Ghanaian culture and put Tema and Ghana on the […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Akufo-Addo cuts sod for $993m Pwalugu dam project StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo has cut the sod for the construction of the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam and Irrigation Project. The project, according to President Akufo-Addo, “will be the single, largest investment ever made by any Government in the Northern sector of the country”, and is in fulfilment of a pledge he made to the Ghanaian people on […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 18 remand prisoners at Ho Central Prison freed StarrFM
    Some eighteen (18) remand prisoners in the Ho Central Prisons have been set free by the Justice For All (JFA) programme at its sitting today the 29th of November 2019. The eighteen remand prisoners were in prison on remand for various offences mostly murder and possession of narcotics. The special sitting of the JFA was […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Stop taking point of sale premiums from cocoa farmers – Cocobod warns LBCs StarrFM
    COCOBOD has expressed disquiet about what it describes as unethical practices being perpetuated by License Buying Companies (LBC’s). The entity by this warned LBC’s refrain from any forms of advertising soliciting for cocoa from producers for premium payments on the spot or at a later date. According to them, the act is unethical and must […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Access Bank rewards customers with ‘Save More, Win More’ Promo StarrFM
    Across all 51 branches of Access Bank, thousands of customers continue to win and share in a pre-Christmas excitement of the ‘Save More, Win More’ loyalty promotion. Speaking about the joy of bringing excitement to customers, the Divisional Head, Retail Banking, Mr Stephen Abban, said that, the decision to decentralize the promotion at the branch […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Free SHS will increase Ghana’s human capital in 15 years – KEEA MCE StarrFM
    The Municipal Chief Executive of Komenda-Edina-Eguafo Abirem (KEEA), Nana Appiah Korang, has stated that for the next 10 to 15 years, Ghana will produce the highest human capital in the whole of Africa because of the Free Senior High School Policy. According to the MCE, the best programme any government can give to his people […] ... more
  • 2 weeks NLA cautions public against operations, activities of lotto fraudsters StarrFM
    The National Lottery Authority(NLA) would like to caution the Public, Media Organizations and individuals not to fall victim to the operations and activities of lotto fraudsters who are using different platforms and communication strategies to dupe unsuspecting Ghanaians. These Lotto fraudsters and social media miscreants use radio stations, television stations, Online platforms, Facebook, WhatsApp Platforms […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Minority demands cost of new Cedi notes StarrFM
    The minority in Parliament is demanding that the Bank of Ghana (BoG) discloses the cost of printing of the new Cedi notes and coin. The Central Bank has introduced GHC100, GHC200 and GHC2 coin. The Governor of the bank Dr Ernest Addison said the decision to develop the new notes was carefully thought through. “A […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Q&A: BoG offers reasons for new notes StarrFM
    1. Why has the Bank of Ghana introduced higher denomination? Answer: To address the deadweight burden on the economy from the past inflation and cedi depreciation. Also, the structure of the banknotes denomination has changed resulting in a shift in demand for higher denominations (GH¢50 and GH¢20 account for about 70% of the total demand), […] ... more
  • 2 weeks EC accountants ordered not to disburse referendum cash StarrFM
    The Electoral Commission has directed its regional accountants to ‘hold on’ with the issuance of funds to the respective branches for the December referendum. An internal memo from the deputy chairperson of the commission in charge of operation to staff sighted by Starr News did not give a reason for the directive. The memo also […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Globacom settles GFA with $1m after arbitration StarrFM
    Nigerian telecom firm Globacom has paid the Ghana Football Association (GFA) $1,000,000 after an arbitration of a contractual impasse between the two entities. One hundred thousand of the amount has however been used to settle lawyers who represented the FA in the case, a statement by the GFA said. In a statement, the GFA said: […] ... more
  • 2 weeks BoG introduces GHC100, GHC200 notes StarrFM
    The Bank of Ghana has introduced GHC100 and GHC200 notes. This means the current highest note in the country GHC50 will cease to enjoy that relevance. It is unclear when the new notes will be let in circulation. A GHC2 coin has also been introduced. Briefing the media on the move, the governor of the […] ... more
  • 2 weeks E/R: Okuapeman, Mt Senai clash, properties destroyed, Police fire shots StarrFM
    Violent clashes between students of Mount Senai and Okuapeman Senior High School in Akropong in the Eastern region have led to the destruction of properties. The clashes were triggered during Inter -schools sports competition ongoing in the area. The swift intervention of Police amidst firing of warning shots to disperse the rampaging students armed with […] ... more
  • 2 weeks You can’t intimidate us – ‘Western Togolanders’ to Baako StarrFM
    Members of the Homeland Study Group Foundation say they will not be intimidated in their desire to break away from Ghana. According to the group, which claims to have curved their own Western Togoland out of Ghana, journalist Kweku Baako Junior and former deputy education Minister, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa are misinforming people about the existence […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Zimbabwe ‘on brink of man-made starvation’, UN warns StarrFM
    Zimbabwe is on the brink of man-made starvation, a UN official has warned. More than 60% of the country’s 14 million people are considered food-insecure, according to the findings. Hyperinflation, poverty, natural disasters and economic sanctions were among the identified causes. Women and children were “bearing the brunt of the crisis” with 90% of children […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Your record in upholding, maintaining standards unmatched – Bar Ass. to outgoing CJ StarrFM
    The Ghana Bar Association has eulogized the soon-to-retire Chief Justice of the Republic of Ghana, Justice Sophia Akuffo, for her strong advocacy on upholding and maintaining high standards, professional ethics, dignity and integrity in the legal profession in Ghana. In a citation read by the President of the Ghana Bar Association, Anthony Forson, on behalf […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Ghana is a partner of choice – Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte StarrFM
    Prime Minister of Italy, Giuseppe Conte, says he considers Ghana a partner of choice in West Africa for economic development, cooperation and growth. The Prime Minister made the assertion when he held bilateral talks with President Akufo-Addo as part of his visit to Ghana at the Jubilee House Thursday the 28th of November 2019. “I […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 7000 school feeding caterers paid – Cynthia Morrison StarrFM
    Close to 7,000 caterers who cocked under the Ghana School Feeding Programme for the third term of the 2018/19 academic year have been paid, Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister, Mrs. Cynthia Morrison has confirmed. “So everyone is expected to receive payment today, [Thursday November 28] as has been confirmed by the Ghana Interbank Payment […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Afrobarometer report good feedback for govt – Hadzide StarrFM
    The Deputy Minister of Information Pius Enam Hadzide has stated that the Afrobarometer on Citizens’ perceptions of the country’s economic conditions is positive feedback to the Government and shall inform Government’s plans and programs going forward. The Deputy Minister who was reacting to the report indicated that more than half of the population (54%) are […] ... more
  • 2 weeks UE/R: Public mourns death of schoolboy neglected at hospital StarrFM
    A report about a schoolboy, who is believed to have died as a result of negligence at the Upper East Regional Hospital, is drawing a great deal of anguish and sympathy from the public after the Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Health (GCNH) narrated his grim last moments on earth. The report was one of […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Why the NDC will always fail Dr. Bawumia’s issues-based strict proof questions StarrFM
    The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, asked a simple question of the LEGACY of former President Mahama to the people of the North and their answers are bungalows for DCEs, pavement of roads, provision of electricity to rural communities, provision of water, building of CHPS compounds, etc. Really? This, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) believes […] ... more
  • 2 weeks ‘Soli’ is wrong, don’t accept it – Journalist of the year StarrFM
    The reigning GJA journalist of the year Doreen Hammond has urged Ghanaian journalists to stop accepting ‘soli’ because it is not a good practice. The Junior Graphic editor believes ‘soli’ can easily influence the storyline of a journalist. ‘Soli’ in Ghanaian journalism practice is  an amount of money paid to a journalist after he or […] ... more
  • 2 weeks All Nigeria Community in Ghana inaugurates new executives StarrFM
    The members of the central executive of the All Nigeria Community (ANC) in Ghana were inaugurated on 23rd November, 2019, in Accra, Ghana. The inauguration, which was the final product of efforts by the Nigerian High Commission in bringing all Nigerians in Ghana under one unified umbrella, was a huge success with emotional accolades from […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 51% of Ghanaians think economy is being managed well – Survey StarrFM
    A new Afrobarometre report has revealed that 51 percent of Ghanaians think the economy is being managed well by the Akufo-Addo Administration. The survey conducted by governance think tank CDD Ghana, also revealed that ghanaians believe government must boost programs and measures to improve the standard of living for the poor and create more jobs […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Bawumia’s claim on Mahama ‘legacy projects’ untrue – Baako StarrFM
    The Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako, has described as untrue claims by the Vice President, Mahamudu Bawumia, that former President John Mahama left no legacy projects in the Northern regions. According to Mr Baako, the Vice President was being disingenuous when he made those comments. Dr Bawumia threw the challenge […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 59% of Ghanaians say country heading in “wrong direction” – Report StarrFM
    More than half of Ghanaians believe that the country is heading in the wrong direction under Nana Akufo-Addo’s government, according to an Afrobarometre Survey by the Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD). According to the survey,  approval of the government’s economic performance by citizens has “declined sharply” compared to 2017. “Few citizens are content with […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 5G internet not coming to Ghana anytime soon – Telecoms Chamber StarrFM
    Ghanaians who are eager to experience the 5G technology will have to wait a while longer because it requires too much investment, the chamber of telecommunications has said. 5G is the fifth generation of cellular network technology. 5G can support up to a million devices per square kilometer, while 4G supports only up to 100,000 devices per […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Clearing agents, importers ‘fight’ MPS StarrFM
    Clearing agents and the importer community are in a tango with the Meridian Port Services (MPS) Limited over what they describe as the charging of fees for no work done. According to the importers, charges at the Tema Port were based on a new arrangement that required that importers paid before their entire consignments were […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 126 African-American diasporans receive Ghanaian citizenship StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo has in accordance with section 10 of the Citizenship Act (2000) Act 591, approved the applications of some one hundred and twenty six (126) members of the African-American Diaspora Community, to become Ghanaian Citizens by registration. According to Section 10 of the Citizenship Act (2000) Act 591 which is entitled, “Citizenship by Registration”, […] ... more
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