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  • 1 week Manchester City escape transfer ban despite breaking rules StarrFM
    Reigning English Premier League champions Manchester City have escaped a transfer embargo despite being found guilty by FIFA. City have been fined 370,000 Swiss francs by world football’s governing body, FIFA after admitting to breaching regulations on the registration of under-18s. The Premier League champions potentially faced a year-long worldwide transfer ban, similar to the punishment Chelsea received […] ... more
  • 1 week UEFA Super Cup: Liverpool Vs Chelsea StarrFM
    Last season’s Champions League winners Liverpool take on Chelsea, the Europa League winners in the Super Cup, the curtain-raiser for the European season. Both sides endured differing starts to the Premier League season and will be targeting their first piece of silverware for the season on Wednesday evening. Liverpool started their league campaign with a commanding […] ... more
  • 1 week UEFA Super Cup: First female referee to officiate not scared StarrFM
    Stephanie Frappart said she will prove that female official is as competent as their male counterparts when she becomes the first woman to officiate a major UEFA competition final. The French will officiate the game between Liverpool and Chelsea in the Super Cup on Wednesday. Frappart, 35, will be assisted by her French compatriot Manuela […] ... more
  • 1 week Missing girls: No culpable officer will be shielded – Acting IGP StarrFM
    The acting Inspector General of Police, James Oppong-Boanuh, has assured the families of the three Takoradi missing girls that the police administration will not shield or spare anyone found culpable to have played a role in the missing of their relatives will not be spared. The acting IGP gave the assurance when he, together with […] ... more
  • 1 week Spending oil revenue on Free SHS better investment – Napo StarrFM
    The Minister for Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, says the decision by the Akufo-Addo led government to spend the country’s oil revenues on “Free Senior High School education is a better investment than anything the country can dream of.” Speaking at the Bolgatanga Senior High School on Tuesday, 13th August, 2019, as part of President […] ... more
  • 1 week 4,750 job opportunities created for young entrepreneurs StarrFM
    The government of Ghana says it has created 4750 jobs under its capacity building for young entrepreneurs and start-up initiative. The Minister for Business Development, Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed Awal who disclosed this at the Meet the Press Series in Accra said in 2017, under the Presidential Business Support Programme (PBSP) Window one, 7,000 young entrepreneurs […] ... more
  • 1 week Gov’t grooms 22,500 Students under Entrepreneurship Initiative StarrFM
    The Minister for Business Development, Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed Awal has disclosed that over 22,500 students drawn from both Senior High and tertiary institutions across the country are benefiting from a grooming program under the Student Entrepreneurship Initiative. Addressing the media in Accra , Dr. Ibrahim Awal said exposing senior high school students to business concepts […] ... more
  • 1 week A Rocha Ghana launches special initiative to conserve Lake Bosomtwe StarrFM
    As part of efforts to ensure food security, enhance natural resources and lessen the effects of climate change around the Lake Bosomtwe enclave, environmental conservation organization, A Rocha Ghana has launched the “Community Collective Action for Food Security, Climate Mitigation and Conservation of the Newly Designated Lake Bosomtwe Biosphere Reserve”. The project launched in collaboration […] ... more
  • 1 week CRM forum: Don’t give in to blackmail – participants  to NPA StarrFM
    Some participants have told the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) at a Cylinder Recirculation Model (CRM) regional stakeholder engagement in Bolgatanga in the Upper East region, not to give to persons deliberately frustrating efforts to address challenges in petroleum safety. In a Question and Answer section, the participants said NPA needs to step up its public […] ... more
  • 1 week NDC still dreaming; they won’t come back in 2020 – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says Ghanaians will not entrust power into the hands of the opposition National Democratic Congress in 2020 because of their determination to cancel the Free Senior High School policy. According to Akufo-Addo, “I know that there are people in this country who don’t want this policy, who have been campaigning […] ... more
  • 1 week Photos: Bedrock Insurance joins Starr FM to mark 5th anniversary StarrFM
    Bedrock Insurance Company Limited on Tuesday, 13 August 2019, joined the management of Starr103.5FM to mark its fifth anniversary. This comes exactly two weeks after the official launch of the station’s fifth anniversary celebration at the forecourt of the Meridian House. Led by its Chief Executive Officer, Albert Eyeson-Ghansah, Bedrock Insurance presented a cake to […] ... more
  • 1 week Mandela Washington Fellows mentor over 500 St. Mary’s Girls SHS Students StarrFM
    On Saturday 27th July 2019, the Mandela Washington Fellows Association of Ghana held its first career counselling and mentoring programme with first-year students of St. Mary’s Girls Senior High School in Accra. The alumni association of the Mandela Washington Fellowship instituted the mentoring programme ‘Nyansapo’ this year with the aim of supporting Students with information on […] ... more
  • 1 week Zoomlion, MOH hold training on reducing mosquito population in northern region StarrFM
    The Vector Control unit of Zoomlion Ghana Limited in collaboration with the Ministry of Health has undertaken a training program on effective larval source management for its operatives in the northern region to help control the mosquito population. Mosquitoes are considered one of the deadliest animals in the world that transmit diseases and more than […] ... more
  • 1 week Woman shocked after creating fake account to test boyfriend’s fidelity StarrFM
    A woman who created a fake online account to chat up her own boyfriend anonymously was shocked when he responded that his girlfriend had died. Nurse Akosuah May, from Accra in Ghana, tweeted her dismay and racked up over 152.9K likes. ‘I created a fake account and started chatting my boyfriend, he told me his girlfriend […] ... more
  • 1 week Big Brother Naija: Khafi facing Police probe in the UK StarrFM
    A police officer is appearing on the Nigerian version of Big Brother despite bosses refusing her permission. The Metropolitan Police said it was carrying out an internal investigation after PC Khafi Kareem went on the programme “without authority”. Scotland Yard said the 29-year-old had been granted unpaid leave for an “unrelated reason”. A spokesperson for […] ... more
  • 1 week Photos: 2019 Anwamoo festival attracts over 1000 participants StarrFM
    The fourth edition of Anwamoo festival came off on Sunday 11 August at F.K lounge at Dome Pillar 2 in Accra. The festival, which was first celebrated in 2016, attracted over 1000 people and it was aimed to put faces behind the various profiles on social media as well as encouraging healthy networking amongst the […] ... more
  • 1 week Acting IGP visits families of missing girls StarrFM
    The Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), James Oppong-Boanuh, has arrived in Takoradi in the Western region to visit families of the kidnapped girls – something his predecessor did not do. The development comes at a time the families are preparing to offer blood samples to the investigative team validating the authenticity or otherwise of the […] ... more
  • 1 week Prioritise education of your daughters – Akatsi North MP to Zongos StarrFM
    The Member of Parliament (MP) for Akatsi North Constituency in the Volta region, Peter Nortsu-Kotoe has called on Muslim communities to desist from giving out their teen female children into early marriages but rather prioritize their education. The MP who doubles as the Ranking Member on the Education Committee of Parliament urged Muslim folks especially […] ... more
  • 1 week NDC and Rawlings: Crunch Time! StarrFM
    In one of his episodes of “With All Due Respect”, Kevin Taylor touches on the subject of Jeremiah John Rawlings. In plain language, he calls the former President, former Chairman of the PNDC, and former Chairman of the AFRC a “Modern Day Judas”. This, in reference to a man who enjoyed the longest hold on […] ... more
  • 1 week Official: Perisic joins Bayern Munich StarrFM
    Bayern Munich have officially taken Ivan Perisic on loan from Inter with option to buy at the end of the season. “I’m very glad to be back in Germany.” It’s reported to be a one-season loan worth €5m with option to make the move permanent in June 2020 for a further €20m. “Ivan will help […] ... more
  • 1 week UW/R: Zoomlion’s Vector Control unit trains staff on mosquito control StarrFM
    The Vector Control unit of Zoomlion Ghana limited has undertaken a training programme for its staff in the various districts in the upper west region to enhance their technical knowledge in effective larval source management. Larval source management entails all activities undertaken at mosquito breeding sites to reduce the mosquito population and control other vector-borne […] ... more
  • 1 week AIT graduates sixth batch of PhDs StarrFM
    The Accra Institute of Technology (AIT), a leading technology-focus private university graduated its sixth batch of 13 PhDs during the University’s 14th Graduation Congregation held in Accra over the weekend. This brings the total number of PhDs graduated at AIT since 2016 to close to 50 in the fields of, Engineering, Business Administration, Education and […] ... more
  • 1 week I’ll be excited over renaming of UG after JB Danquah – Hadzide StarrFM
    A deputy Information Minister, Pius Enam Hadzide, has dismissed claims that the government intends to rename the University of Ghana after one of the founding fathers of Ghana, Joseph Boakye Danquah. The suggestions come after the University of Energy and Natural Resources was renamed after Dr. Kofi Abrefa Busia, Prime Minister of the Government of […] ... more
  • 1 week Renaming: Akufo-Addo in a hurry – Fmr. UN advisor StarrFM
    A former UN adviser on governance Prof. Baffour Agyemang Duah has raised concerns over the rapidity at which President Akufo-Addo is renaming national monuments. According to him, although it is appropriate to honour heroes of the nation, the current situation appears to be fraught with politics. The comment comes after President Akufo-Addo disclosed that the […] ... more
  • 1 week Karpowership transfer won’t affect power supply – GRIDCo StarrFM
    The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has assured the general public that the relocation of the 470MW Karpowership Barge to Sekondi will not have any adverse impact on electricity supply to consumers. According to GRIDCo, there is adequate generating capacity to meet power demand during the period that the Barge will be temporarily disconnected from […] ... more
  • 1 week DJ Arafat: Top Ivory Coast singer dies in road accident StarrFM
    Ivory Coast’s DJ Arafat, a well-known singer in French-speaking Africa, has died following a traffic accident, state broadcaster RTI is reporting. He was admitted to hospital in the main city, Abidjan, with a fractured skull after his motorcycle collided with a car on Sunday, Jeune Afrique says. The 33-year-old died early on Monday. He has […] ... more
  • 1 week Only a few Nigerians in Ghana are bad – High Commissioner StarrFM
    The Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Femi Michael Abikoye, has urged the Ghanaian media to be circumspect in it reportage about Nigerians in the country. According to the High Commissioner, though there is nothing that can destroy the relationship between the two countries it is important Journalists refrain from highlighting the little negative incidents perpetuated […] ... more
  • 1 week Akufo-Addo begins tour of Northern and Upper regions today StarrFM
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will begin a six-day tour of the Northern and Upper regions of Ghana beginning today, Tuesday August 13. The tour is expected to end Sunday August 18 2019. At every main stop on the tour, the President is expected to commission completed schemes, inspect work in progress and cut the […] ... more
  • 1 week CAF CL: Kotoko to resume training Today StarrFM
    Asante Kotoko will begin training on Tuesday(today) after a day’s rest following their arrival from Nigeria for their CAF Champions league first leg game against Kano Pillars.  The Porcupine Warriors suffered a narrow 3-2 defeat to the “Mai Su Gida” boys at the Saani Abacha Stadium in Kano on Saturday. The team arrived in Ghana […] ... more
  • 1 week Emenalo quits as Monaco’s sporting director StarrFM
    Michael Emenalo has quit his role as the Sporting Director at Monaco after about two years in charge. This was contained in a statement on the website of the Ligue 1 side. The club announced that Emenalo has been replaced by Olga Dementeva. Reacting to his exit, the Nigerian thanked Monaco for giving him the […] ... more
  • 1 week Hearn Confirms Ruiz Signs Rematch with Anthony Joshua StarrFM
    Promoter Eddie Hearn says Andy Ruiz Jr has signed to fight Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia despite speculation he has not committed to the bout. The unified world heavyweight champion, 29, has not shared any fight details on social media since the 7 December rematch was announced on Friday. His trainer Manny Robles says “there’s […] ... more
  • 1 week Official: Simone Biles is the most decorated gymnast in world history StarrFM
    Another day, another record for Simone Biles at the World Championships. The gymnastics superstar has three golds in four tries at the competition in Doha, Quatar, and has set medal record marks each of the past two days in individual events. With gold on the vault, Biles, who is dealing with kidney stones, set the record for most […] ... more
  • 1 week GPL: Hearts sign goalkeeper Attah from Elmina Sharks StarrFM
    Accra Hearts of Oak have grabbed Elmina Sharks’ safest pair of hands Richard Attah ahead of the Ghana Premier League. The 24-year-old signed a three-year deal with the Phobians after passing his medical test at the club. Attah,joins as a free agent after turning down a contract extension from the Sharks. The Custodian  kept eight […] ... more
  • 1 week AAG Rabat 2019: Ghana name football squad StarrFM
    Ghana’s U-20 coach, Yaw ‘Rash’ Preko has named his final 18-man squad for the Africa Games to be staged in Morocco. Below is the full list of the players for the tournament. 1.Adjetey Daniel Adrian 2.Awudu Tahiru 3.Ibrahim Danlad 4.Baffour Elvis Kyei 5.Umar Basit Abdul Rahman 6.Asare Frederick 7.Toku Emmanuel 8.Abubakar Haruna 9.Adams Mohammed 10.Amoah […] ... more
  • 1 week Take-and-pay agreements may jeopardise power sector – Part 2 : Alex Mould writes StarrFM
    Just a few days ago, I criticized the Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta’s (KOA) ill-advised submission to parliament on renegotiating all take-or-pay power agreements to take-and-pay agreements. However, just when I thought the dust had settled on the issue due to the ongoing PDS/ECG saga, I read an article somewhere titled; “Lessons to be learnt […] ... more
  • 1 week Ruiz Plays Oliver Twist, Demands More Purse for Rematch with Joshua StarrFM
    Even though the date and venue of the rematch of Andy Ruiz Jr and Anthony Joshua has been fixed for December 7 in Saudi Arabia, the Mexican is reportedly refusing to sign unless he gets a much higher purse. When both fought last June in New York, Ruiz Jnr got £5 million for his stunning […] ... more
  • 1 week Dutch hero Sneijder announces retirement from football StarrFM
    The Netherlands’ most-capped player Wesley Sneijder announced on Monday his retirement from football, bringing down the curtain on a trophy-laden career that spanned 17 years. The 35-year-old, who played 134 times for his country, made the announcement while speaking to the YouTube channel of his hometown club FC Utrecht after having bought a corporate box […] ... more
  • 1 week Accept postings across Ghana – Minister to Cuba medical trainees StarrFM
    A Deputy Minister for Health, Alexander Kodwo Kom Abban, has admonished 220 Ghanaian medical trainees who have returned to the country after seven years of training in Cuba, to accept postings anywhere in Ghana. He said that will be a a sign of respect to the Ghanaian people whose taxes have ensured that they complete […] ... more
  • 1 week Cuba training: Mahama’s claim false – GHS boss StarrFM
    The Director General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare, has said no Ghanaian Muslim woman was trained in Cuba as a gynaecologist over the past six years as being claimed by former president John Mahama. Speaking at the Al Sunna Eid Prayers on the occasion of Eid ul Adha at the Efua Sutherland […] ... more
  • 1 week Adeti’s Notebook: The School that calls a Rhino a Hippo StarrFM
    A teacher who was too strict for anybody to resist his instructions walked to his students in a classroom one morning. After he and the students had exchanged greetings, he reached for a piece of chalk from a box on his table. He walked to the chalkboard and wrote on it a science topic he […] ... more
  • 1 week The Garden: A life of a ripple effect StarrFM
    If you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power then your job is to empower somebody else. These are the words of American Author and 1993 Nobel Laureate, Toni Morrison. This past week has been one of the most overwhelming for me and the rest of the black people […] ... more
  • 1 week Free SHS beneficiaries will pay more tax in future – GRA StarrFM
    The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) is forecasting that beneficiaries of the Free Senior High Education programme being implemented by the government will pay more in taxes in the future. According to the Commissioner- General of GRA, Emmanuel Kofi Nti, the programme is an investment to build skilled labour pool which will translate to increase in […] ... more
  • 1 week Ghana will recoup Free SHS investments by way of taxes in future – GRA StarrFM
    The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) is forecasting that beneficiaries of the Free Senior High Education programme being implemented by the government will pay more in taxes in the future. According to the Commissioner- General of GRA, Emmanuel Kofi Nti, the programme is an investment to build skilled labour pool which will translate to increase in […] ... more
  • 1 week Stand up against divisive tendencies – Christians urged StarrFM
    A former General Secretary of the Christian Council of Ghana, Rev. Dr Kwabena Opuni–Frimpong, has urged Christian leaders to avoid the tendency of intimidating church members and the public with their spiritual gifts. Additionally, he admonished Christian congregations to be bold enough to rise against and reject utterances from their leaders that might create divisions […] ... more
  • 1 week Manchester United inflict 4-0 thrashing on Lampard’s Chelsea StarrFM
    Marcus Rashford scored twice as Manchester United made the perfect start to their Premier League season by inflicting a 4-0 defeat on Frank Lampard in his first match in charge of Chelsea on Sunday. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men were in need of a fast start to the campaign to erase memories of a terrible end […] ... more
  • 1 week Saudi Arabia to build medical varsity, 42 SHS for Ghana – Bawumia StarrFM
    Vice President  Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has announced that following an appeal by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to the King of Saudi Arabia, the Government of Saudi Arabia has agreed to assist Ghana in the construction of a Medical University and 42 senior High Schools. The Medical University will be established in northern Ghana. […] ... more
  • 1 week Eid ul Adha: Let’s commit to what is good – Rawlings StarrFM
    Former president JJ Rawlings and his wife Nana Konadu Agyemang-Rawlings have entreated Muslims to use the Eid ul Adha festivities to “commit to what is good.” As Muslims all over the world celebrate the occasion, the Rawlingses are appealing to them to pray for peace, love and progress in the country. “It is a period […] ... more
  • 1 week Acting IGP interdicts 2 officers over missing rifle StarrFM
    The Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr James Oppong-Boanuh has interdicted two Police officers in connection with a missing service rifle under their custody. The two officers are Superintendent Mr Edward Tetteh, the Abokobi/Ayimensah District Commander and C/Inspector Christopher Bekor, the Akporman Manna station officer. Additionally, the acting IGP has further directed the Police Professional […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Renaming Uni of Energy after Busia excellent – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has applauded the decision by the Governing Council of the University of Energy and Natural Resources to name the outfit after Dr. Kofi Abrefa Busia, Prime Minister of the Government of the 2nd Republic. The decision was taken by Governing Council of the University on 3rd August, 2018, in accordance […] ... more
  • 2 weeks I sold bread on the streets for 3 years – Ebo Whyte StarrFM
    Renowned playwright Uncle Ebo Whyte has revealed that he once sold bread on the streets of Kumasi to survive. Speaking in an interview with NEWS-ONE, he said he rose from a humble beginning to become one of the most celebrated playwrights on the African continent today. Even though he believes it is God’s favour which […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Suhum Ass. abandons toilet project as open defecation engulfs Kwahyia community StarrFM
    Suhum Assembly abandons Toilet project as open defecation engulfs Kwahyia community. Residents of Kwahyia in the Suhum Municipality of the Eastern Region are appealing to the Suhum Municipal Assembly to resume work and complete abandoned public toilet facility in the community to end the increasing open defecation there . The open defecation menace is one […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 1.2m students to enjoy Free SHS from Sept. – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the Free Senior High School policy, introduced and implemented in 2017, will, from next month in September, have all students from SHS 1 to SHS 3 being its beneficiaries. According to President Akufo-Addo, “In all, 1.2 million children will be enrolled in our High Schools across the country under […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Ghana Tech Lab equips 99 youth with digital skills sets StarrFM
    Ghana Tech Lab has equipped 99 youth under its free vacation training program held at the Accra Digital Center. The vacation training program was another initiative by the Tech Lab under the E-Transform project of the Ministry of Communications and funded by the World Bank. The free vacation training program is the third of three […] ... more
  • 2 weeks UE/R: Zoomlion partners GHS to train staff on mosquito control   StarrFM
    Zoomlion Ghana Limited in collaboration with the Ministry of Health has conducted a day’s intensive training programme on effective larval source management for its operatives executing the malaria control exercise in the various Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs) in the Upper East Region. The training program which was organized by the Vector Control Unit of […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 59yr old NVTI staff killed by robbers in Takoradi StarrFM
    A 59-year-old man believed to be an employee of NVTI has been shot dead by suspected robbers Saturday dawn. The suspects allegedly robbed him of his valuables at his private residence at Anaji Queen. The incident has thrown residents in the area in grief and fear as most are concerned over their own safety now. […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Apologise for misogynistic comments on Asante, Fante women – Catholic Bishops to Kobi StarrFM
    The Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference has charged Prophet Emmanuel Badu Kobi to apologise for making disparaging misogynistic comments on Asante, Fante and Ewe women. According to the Conference, it found the statements of the Founder and Leader of the Glorious Wave Church International “divisive”. “We would not like to repeat here the adjectives that he […] ... more
  • 2 weeks MoFA to introduce chip-embedded passports StarrFM
    The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Ms Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, has disclosed that the ministry had begun discussions aimed at introducing chip-embedded passports to keep up the pace of technological advancement and enhance the security of the Ghanaian passport. Ms Botchway made the revelation at the Meet-the-Press encounter in Accra last Tuesday. She […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Four dead, 7 injured in Kwahu Tafo accident StarrFM
    At least four persons, all traders, have been confirmed dead while seven others are in critical condition in a fatal accident along the Kwahu Tafo-Nketepa Road in the Eastern Region. Four of the injured including the driver are receiving treatment at Kwahu Tafo Clinic while the rest including a pregnant woman and a child, who […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Ghana, Angola waive Entry Visa Requirements StarrFM
    Ghana and Angola have waived entry visa requirements for their nationals who are holders of valid diplomatic and service passports. Holders of these passports may transit through and stay in the territory of either Ghana and Angola for a period not exceeding ninety (90) days from the date of first entry, without having to obtain […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Lukaku gets Icardi’s number 9 at Inter StarrFM
    Inter Milan’s new signing Romelu Lukaku has been handed the coveted number nine shirt which previously belonged to Mauro Icardi who was stripped of the captaincy last season. Inter Milan posted a photograph of the Belgian forward wearing the shirt on the club’s Instagram account one day after confirming they had signed him from Manchester […] ... more
  • 2 weeks 2020 FIFA WWC: Government of Nigeria Fully Supports 2020 Bid StarrFM
    The Federal Government of Nigeria is 100 per cent in support of the bid by the country to host the 10th FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup finals in 2020, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo declared in Abuja Thursday. Nigeria’s number two citizen spoke when a team from world football-governing body, FIFA and accompanying officials of the […] ... more
  • 2 weeks We’ll win NSMQ again – Perscoba StarrFM
    The president of the North America branch of St. Peter’s Senior High School Old Boys Association (Perscoba), John Taylor, has said the Association will support the school to win the National Science and Math Quiz (NSMQ) again. Speaking to the press, Mr. Taylor said this year’s Fundraising Dinner/BBQ to be held in Silver Spring, Maryland […] ... more
  • 2 weeks GIS intercepts 1,950 bags of PFJ fertilizers being smuggled to B. Faso StarrFM
    Six Border Patrol Officers of Ghana Immigration Service on patrols have turn down a Ghc25,000.00 bribe and have arrested two trucks loaded with bags of smuggled fertilizers meant for government flagship planting for Food and Jobs social intervention initiative in the Upper West Region. A total of 1,950 bags were retrieved from the trucks, which […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Ghana-Angola relations on a new level – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has held bilateral discussions with his Angolan Counterpart, His Excellency João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, aimed at strengthening the bilateral ties between the two countries. Addressing a joint press conference with President Lourenço on Friday, 9th August, 2019, President Akufo-Addo noted that the bilateral talks have “put Ghana-Angola relations on a […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Gov’t lifts ban on Ghana Manganese Company StarrFM
    Government has lifted the ban placed on the Ghana Manganese Company following an alleged nonpayment of taxes and price manipulation between the period of 2010 and 2017. The minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Kwaku Asomah Cheremeh, reversed the shutdown order after a meeting with executives of the company today. The company prior to the […] ... more
  • 2 weeks NaCCA begins stakeholder consultation on JHS, SHS curriculum review StarrFM
    The Ministry of Education, working in partnership with the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA) and the Ghana Education Service held a 3-day Ministerial Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) workshop in Accra to discuss assessment proposals and make recommendations to guide the comprehensive review of the Junior High School (JHS) and the Senior High School […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Fart pushes Kenya’s Speaker to suspend debate StarrFM
    A heated debate about market stalls was disrupted by a foul smell and furious finger-pointing at a Kenyan regional assembly on Wednesday, local reports say. “Honourable Speaker, one of us has polluted the air and I know who it is,” Julius Gaya reportedly told Homa Bay county assembly. But the member he accused of farting […] ... more
  • 2 weeks PDS saga: Ignore NDC’s state capture claims – Oppong Nkrumah StarrFM
    Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has dismissed claims by the opposition National Democratic Congress that the controversial PDS concession deal with ECG is a coy by some people withing government and the ruling party to unfairly take control of strategic national assets. Following the announcement by government that the concession deal has been suspended over […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Collate certs for works done for payments – GhCCI to members StarrFM
    The Governing Council of the Ghana Chamber of Construction Industry (GhCCI) resolved to announce to the General Public that, due to the informed tensions and consequential agitations of staging Nation-wide demonstrations by Building and Civil Engineering Contractors, Road Contractors, Consultants, Electrical Contractors and Suppliers for delayed payment of works done which span over three years, […] ... more
  • 2 weeks Takoradi’s most wanted sea robber jailed StarrFM
    Western Region’s most wanted sea thief, Thomas Yalley aka Papa Yalley, aged 43, Thursday  been handed a two year jail sentence by a Takoradi Harbour Area District Court presided by her Lordship Angela Attachie. Thomas Yalley was charged with conspiracy to commit crime to wit: stealing, Being on premises for unlawful purpose, causing unlawful damage, […] ... more
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