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  • 1 month COVID-19 cases in Ghana pass 10k as recoveries hit 3,755 StarrFM
    Ghana’s Ahafo Region has finally recorded a COVID-19 case, meaning all the 16 regions in the country have now recorded cases of the viral disease. Ghana on Tuesday recorded 291 new cases of the virus increasing the country’s caseload to 10,201, according to the Ghana Health Service’s website. The country has so far recorded 3,755 […] ... more
  • 1 month Akatsi: GHS refutes allegation of wrong COVID-19 diagnosis StarrFM
    The Akatsi South Directorate of the Ghana Health Service in the Volta region has denied any wrongdoing in the case involving a 26-year-old man who was said to have tested positive for the deadly novel coronavirus on May 14, 2020. The victim, Wonder Ameza who is now contemplating legal action against the health directorate claims […] ... more
  • 1 month Our roads are like dams – Have, Hohoe, Nkonya, Kpeve residents lament StarrFM
    Potholes on Eastern Corridor Road now dams, say angry residents Residents of Jasikan, Kpeve, Have, Hohoe, Nkonya and other adjoining communities in the Oti and Volta regions have described the bad nature of their roads, particularly the Eastern Corridor Road as ‘One Road One Dam.’ According to drivers and motorists who ply the road daily, […] ... more
  • 1 month Gov’t to hold forum on COVID-19 and Ghana Beyond Aid  StarrFM
    Government will on Thursday, June 11, 2020 hold a forum on the COVID-19 pandemic and the importance of President Akufo-Addo’s vision of Ghana Beyond Aid. A statement issued in Accra on Tuesday 9th June 2020 and signed by Deputy Information Minister Pius Enam- Hadzide said the themed “COVID-19 and our march towards Ghana Beyond Aid; […] ... more
  • 1 month Pastor who threatened Akufo-Addo, EC Boss remanded StarrFM
    A Circuit Court in Accra presided over by His Honour Mr Emmanuel Essandoh has remanded 56-year-old Apostle Kwabena Owusu Adjei into police custody. Apostle Adjei who was arraigned in court today pleaded not guilty to three charges to wit; threat of death, offensive conduct conducive to the breach of peace and possession of narcotic drugs […] ... more
  • 1 month Parliament votes 106-92 to approve controversial C.I 126 StarrFM
    Parliament has voted to approve the controversial C.I 126 which gives legal backing to the Electoral Commission to compile a new voter’s register for the December polls. 106 members of the Majority side of the House voted in support of the C.I while 92 opposition MPs opposed it. Despite the seeming clearance from the legislative […] ... more
  • 1 month Voter’s register: ‘You’re charting a dangerous path’ – KUSAAG Kingdom to EC StarrFM
    The coalition of Concerned Youth of all ethnic groups in the Kusaag kingdom says the electoral commission is charting a dangerous path with its decision to compile a new voter’s register few months to elections. According to the group, a huge chunk of their members will be disenfranchised if the EC insists on going through […] ... more
  • 1 month Over 100 university lecturers caution EC boss over new register StarrFM
    A group calling itself the Concerned University Lecturers of Ghana has kicked against the decision of the Electoral Commission to compile a new voters’ register for the upcoming elections. An Open Letter, signed by over 100 lecturers from various universities across the country said the EC boss’ entrenched position to exclude the current Voters’ ID […] ... more
  • 1 month Burundi president dies of ‘heart attack’ at 55 StarrFM
    Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza, aged 55, has died after suffering a cardiac arrest, the government says. He was admitted to hospital on Saturday after feeling unwell, his condition improved but on Monday he had a cardiac arrest and efforts to revive him were unsuccessful, officials say. After 15 years in power, Mr Nkurunziza was due […] ... more
  • 1 month Prophet who threatened Akufo-Addo, EC Boss arrested with Indian hemp StarrFM
    A self-styled Prophet, Kwabena Owusu Agyei, who was arrested by the National Security for threatening President Akufo-Addo and the electoral commission chairperson Jean Mensah allegedly had Indian hemp popularly known as ‘weed’ in his possession. Viral videos circulating on Social Media minutes after his arrest revealed that the 56-year-old “man of God” had in his […] ... more
  • 1 month Creating a Mentally Healthy Workforce; the Health Workplace and COVID-19 Crisis StarrFM
    The arrival and the rapid spread of COVID-19 pandemic has reinforced the importance of mental health and the critical need to create a mentally healthy workplace for the workforce. Healthcare providers and managers in the healthcare industry cannot ignore the mental stress that COVID-19 has presented to the workplace adding to the already existing psychological […] ... more
  • 1 month Voter’s register: Preacher arrested after threatening EC boss, Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    A self-styled preacher Prophet Kwabena Owusu Agyei who was seen in a viral video threatening and castigating President Akufo-Addo and the electoral commission chairperson Jean Mensah has been arrested. The preacher was reportedly arrested by plain cloth security men during a live interview with Accra-based Hot FM Tuesday morning. The preacher in the said video […] ... more
  • 1 month Dictatorship rearing its head in Ghana under Akufo-Addo – Nyaho Tamakloe StarrFM
    Dr Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe has berated the Akufo-Addo administration describing it as autocratic and dictatorial. In a statement, the NPP founding member said: “There is no doubt that there is political tension in the country”, adding: “Autocracy and dictatorship appear to be rearing [their] heads in our body polity”.   He noted: “As a founding member […] ... more
  • 1 month Group threatens court action over CHRAJ’s Mahama ruling StarrFM
    A group calling itself ‘Truth and Accountability Forum’ has served notice that it will proceed to court over the vote-buying and corruption allegations brought against former President John Mahama. The NPP-affiliated group had earlier petitioned the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) over the allegations but their petition was dismissed by the commission. […] ... more
  • 1 month North Korea halts all communications with South over leafleting StarrFM
    North Korea has said it will cut off all inter-Korean communication lines with the South, including a hotline between the two nations’ leaders. The North said this was the first in a series of actions, describing South Korea as “the enemy”. Daily calls, which have been made to a liaison office located in the North […] ... more
  • 1 month Venture Capital scandal: Court ‘rejects’ Duku’s move to pay GHC15m StarrFM
    The move by Daniel Duku, a former Chief Executive of the Venture Capital Trust Fund (VCTF) who is standing trial for causing financial loss to the state, to pay GH¢15 million as restitution to the state is in limbo.An Accra High Court yesterday rejected an agreement reached between Duku and the Attorney-General on the terms […] ... more
  • 1 month Order live broadcast of voter’s register case – MP appeals to CJ StarrFM
    A member of the Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament Rockson-Nelson Dafeamekpor has appealed to the Chief Justice to allow a televised broadcast of the voter’s register case between the NDC and the Electoral Commission currently at the Supreme Court. In a statement, the South Dayi MP said his appeal is due to […] ... more
  • 1 month Another rainstorm coming today – GMA StarrFM
    The Ghana Meteorological Agency (GMA) has announced another rainstorm is expected to hit parts of the country today, Tuesday, June 9. It comes after Monday night heavy rains that caused flooding in some parts of Accra. In a statement, the GMA said: “A rainstorm observed today Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 0245GMT over Benin is […] ... more
  • 1 month CHRAJ throws out vote-buying, corruption allegation against  Mahama StarrFM
    The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has thrown out a case of vote-buying and corruption brought against former President John Mahama by a group calling itself Truth and Accountability Forum. The complainants claimed that ahead of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Presidential Primaries, the former President presented some 40 vehicles to the […] ... more
  • 1 month Attempts to cut MTN’s ‘monopoly’ ‘absurd’ – Franklin Cudjoe StarrFM
    IMANI boss Franklin Cudjoe has described as absurd plans by the Communications Ministry to cut the ‘monopoly’ of MTN in the communications industry. According to him, the move is akin to being penalised for being too good in class. A statement by the government and signed by the sector Minister, Ursula Owusu Ekulful, stated the […] ... more
  • 1 month COVID-19 deaths in Ghana now 48 as cases near 10k StarrFM
    Four more Ghanaians have died of COVID-19 since the last count bringing the total number of deaths to 48, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has announced in the latest update of figures of the pandemic in the country. Also, the rate of infections has jumped to 9910 from 9,462. The rate of recoveries now stands […] ... more
  • 1 month Sam George raises concerns over NCA chair Sakyi-Addo as radio host StarrFM
    A member of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Communication Sam George has raised concerns over the Board Chairman of the National Communications Authority Kwaku Sakyi-Addo serving as a show host on new radio station Asaase FM. According to him, such a development, as advertised by the radio station, will be conflict of interest. “I wish […] ... more
  • 1 month Man who discovered Abedi Pele begs him for help to fix his eyes StarrFM
    The man who discovered former Black stars captain Abedi Ayew Pele, Musa Sani, has made a passionate appeal to the Maestro to help him undergo surgery on his left eye. Musa Sani who was in charge of colts side Falcos in the early 60s is credited for discovering Abedi Pele where he played for Falcos […] ... more
  • 1 month Post COVID-19: GIMPA proposes incorporation of ICT in Ghana’s Education StarrFM
    The age of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is characterized by the disruptive as well as creative impact it has had on different facets of socio-economic life. However, there has not been a drive for technological change in the legal sector of Ghana, owing to the inherently conservative nature of the legal profession in Ghana. […] ... more
  • 1 month E/R: Fishers bycatch rare marine mammal in Afram River StarrFM
    Fishers in Nketepa, a fishing Community in Kwahu East District of the Eastern Region on Saturday June 6 bycaught a rare marine mammal in the Afram River. It took the tedious efforts of many fisher-folks in the area to pull the mammal trapped in the fishing net to shore. The creature which looks like Manatee […] ... more
  • 1 month EC submits legal basis for new register to Supreme Court StarrFM
    The Electoral Commission (EC) has stated that the underlying legal reasons for its decision not to include the existing voter’s Identification Card (ID) in its upcoming registration exercise is because the Supreme Court itself has held that the register is reasonably not credible and that by implication, the cards issued pursuant to it are also […] ... more
  • 1 month E/R: Covid-19 escapee found roaming at Birim North StarrFM
    Officials of Ghana Health Service (GHS) are tracing contacts of a Covid-19 escapee who ran away from a treatment Center in Ga East Municipality to hide at Birim North District of the Eastern Region. The escapee spent days in the community before his whereabouts was established little over a week ago. The Covid-19 patient visited […] ... more
  • 1 month V/R: Man threatens suit over false COVID-19 ‘diagnosis’ StarrFM
    A 26-year-old resident of Akatsi Tatorme in the Volta Region Wonder Ameza, who was declared to have contracted the deadly novel coronavirus some weeks ago, is contemplating legal action against authorities at the Akatsi South District Assembly as his test result turns out negative. On Sunday, May 17, news went viral that the Akatsi South […] ... more
  • 1 month Akufo-Addo is the biggest enabler of corruption – NDC StarrFM
    The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has accused President Nana Akufo-Addo of being the biggest enabler and promoter of corruption in Ghana. National Communications Officer of the NDC, Sammy Gyamfi, at a press conference Monday said Mr Akufo-Addo’s handling of the BOST corruption scandal smacks of grand collusion and cover-up of epic proportions. “The fact […] ... more
  • 1 month I won’t cancel allowances for teachers, nurses if I win – Mahama StarrFM
    NDC flagbearer John Mahama says he will maintain the payment of allowances to teachers and nurses if elected in the December polls. Mr. Mahama, who in 2016 was against the payment of the allowance, says a future NDC government will sustain it but will ensure that the students loan trust is improved to serve the […] ... more
  • 1 month Meqasa to host Ghana’s first online Housing fair StarrFM
    Meqasa.com will host Ghana’s first-ever online real estate housing fair starting from 15th June 2020 to 28th June 2020. The housing fair will bring Ghana’s biggest property developers with the biggest property discounts. The event begins at 8 am and ends at 6 pm each day. You can attend this housing fair with the link […] ... more
  • 1 month V/R: Adaklu District beefs up security with two new police stations StarrFM
    In view of improving the security situation in the Adaklu District, the District Chief Executive, Mr. Phanuel Kade Donkor has commissioned two newly built police stations at the District capital of Waya and another at Adaklu Ahunda. The two facilities funded from the District Assembly’s Common Fund, comes at a time the district has seen […] ... more
  • 1 month NPP to suspend ‘cursing members’ as primaries nears StarrFM
    The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has directed its constituency executives to suspend members who have been involved in cursing party executives over th upcoming parliamentary primaries. It comes after viral videos of some party members agitating and visiting rivers to invoke curses on executives of the party for disqualifying their preferred candidates. Addressing a […] ... more
  • 1 month NPP primaries: You’re sacrificing dreams unfairly – Amoako Baah to Executives StarrFM
    Political Scientist Dr. Amoako Baah has described the disqualification of some contenders in the upcoming parliamentary primaries of the NPP as inappropriate and undemocratic. Also, he said, the idea of party executives deciding a candidate after a flawed primaries is problematic. There is raging anger among some branch executives and supporters of NPP after the […] ... more
  • 1 month NPP delegates return aspirant’s money over Antoa oath StarrFM
    Some delegates of the governing New Patriotic Party, (NPP) in Nsuta Kwamang Beposo constituency of the Ashanti region have rejected bribe amounting to one thousand Ghana Cedis (GHc. 1,000.00), a mobile phone and GTP cloth. The items were allegedly given to delegates by Adelaide Yaa Ntim, one of the parliamentary aspirants seeking to unseat the […] ... more
  • 1 month Murdered Ofankor tenant’s family storm court; demand instant justice StarrFM
    Tension is escalating at the Abeka District Court as family and friends of the late Benjamin Okyere, who was shot dead by his landlord at Ofankor, are demanding Justice. According to the family present, the accused ought to be killed in the manner their relative was murdered for Justice to prevail as “an eye for […] ... more
  • 1 month RE: The emergence of tyranny in Ghana StarrFM
    Management of the Ghana Institute of Journalism has noted with displeasure assertions in the above-quoted article authored by Prof Stephen B. Kendie and published by www.starrfm.com.gh and other online portals on 5th June, 2020 to the effect that, the recent appointment of a Deputy Rector of the Institute was fraught with political underhand dealings. The […] ... more
  • 1 month Jean Mensa’s “power” sets Ghana on edge… – Harruna Attah writes StarrFM
    FOREWORD I was going to use these columns today to make sense of some stuff I heard Mr. Kweku Baako put out during an appearance on Peace FM about aspects of the history of “Kume Preko” – the protest marches that hit Ghana in 1995. I did put out a commentary on the subject myself, […] ... more
  • 1 month We’re a responsible and ethical market leader – MTN StarrFM
    Telecoms giant, MTN Ghana, has stated that it is a responsible and ethical market leader in a highly competitive market. MTN’s statement comes after the Government of Ghana revealed that it will put in place measures in the coming days to check the dominance of MTN Ghana in the telecommunications sector. A statement by the […] ... more
  • 1 month NIA postpones mass Ghana Card distribution exercise StarrFM
    The National Identification Authority (NIA) has postponed its mass distribution of Ghana Cards across the 16 regions of the country. The NIA last week announced that it will from Monday, June 8, 2020, distribute over three million printed Ghana cards to applicants across the 16 regions of the country. According to the NIA, the cards […] ... more
  • 1 month Husband files GHC5m suit against Ridge Hosp. over death of wife and baby StarrFM
    A distraught husband has filed a five million Cedis suit against the Ridge Hospital in Accra for alleged medical negligence in the death of his wife and baby at the facility. In a 5-page writ filed on June 1, 2020, at the Accra High Court, Mr Mohammed Mustapha, the husband of the deceased, Akua Nyarko […] ... more
  • 1 month Govt to check MTN’s monopoly in telecom sector StarrFM
    The government has directed the National Communications Authority (NCA) to enforce provisions of the Electronic Communications Act, 2008 (Act 775) and the National Telecommunications Policy (NTP) to address disparities in market and revenue share in the telecommunications sector. Following the directive, the NCA will start immediately the implementation of specific policies to ensure a level-playing […] ... more
  • 1 month E/R: Majority of COVID-19 patients are youth, eight are children StarrFM
    A total of 108 out of 166 persons who have tested Positive for Covid-19 in the Eastern Region are youth between the ages of 15 to 39. Persons with ages above 40 tested who have positive are forty-six in number. Children with ages between 0-14 years tested Positive are eight( 8). The minimum age of […] ... more
  • 1 month NPP Primaries: Furious Minister storms Agoo FM, fights opponent over Stadium StarrFM
    The Member of Parliament for Nkawkaw who doubles as the Eastern Regional Minister, Eric Kwakye Darfour on Saturday stormed the office of Nkawkaw based Agoo FM over allegations of sabotaging the redevelopment of Nkawkaw Sports Stadium. Lawyer Joyce Opoku Boateng, a Deputy CEO of the Middle Belt Development Authority contesting the Nkawkaw Parliamentary Primaries of […] ... more
  • 1 month Rasha Kelej features 11 African singers in new song to support medical workers StarrFM
    Philanthropist Rasha Kelej, has directed and produced for the first time, a song by singers from 11 African countries for the first time together in three languages; English, French and Arabic to show support for medical workers around the world. “This is my personal contribution towards the response to Coronavirus pandemic,” according to her. In […] ... more
  • 1 month George Floyd protester Ernesto Yeboah granted bail StarrFM
    Social activist Ernesto Yeboah has been granted bail after he was arrested at a Georg Floyd protest march Saturday nigh. Commander in Chief of the Economic Fighters league Hardy Yakubu confirmed his release to Starr News’ Naa Dede Tettey Sunday. Mr Yeboah who was leading the demonstration was picked up by some military and police […] ... more
  • 1 month Police Chief killed by Covid-19 buried in Koforidua StarrFM
    The Senior Police Officer who died from Coronavirus in Koforidua in the Eastern Region has been buried. He was interned Saturday at the public Cemetery in Koforidua by Environmental Health personnel from the New Juaben South Municipal Assembly. The Environmental Health personnel wearing full Personnel Protective Equipment took the body from the Eastern Regional Hospital […] ... more
  • 1 month Soldiers arrest Ernesto Yeboah at George Floyd protest march StarrFM
    Activist Ernesto Yeboah has been picked up by police and military officials at a protest march in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement at the Black Star Square in Accra. The demonstration which is being spearheaded by the Economic fighters league is part of the spontaneous global campaign to draw attention to racial injustice […] ... more
  • 1 month GNPC foundation constructs new toilet facility for Nana Katabra JHS StarrFM
    Insanitary conditions at the Nana Katabra Junior High School in the Essikado-Ketan Constituency in Western Region is expected to improve following the completion and handing over of an 8-seater toilet facility by the GNPC Foundation. According to goal 6 of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals,  by 2030, access to adequate and equitable sanitation and […] ... more
  • 1 month COVID-19: Death toll now 44 as cases in Ghana climb to 9,462 StarrFM
    Two more people have died from COVID-19 in Ghana taking the death toll to 44, according to the latest figures by the Ghana Health Service. Ghana’s case count now stands at 9,462 after 294 new cases were recorded in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, over 90 people who were infected with the virus have now […] ... more
  • 1 month Bawumia to launch National Digital Payment Platform Monday StarrFM
    The Vice President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia will on Monday June 8, 2020 launch a new single digital payment platform which is expected to enhance government digitization agenda. Minister for Information Kojo Oppong Nkrumah who disclosed this in Accra on Friday said the introduction of the single digital platform dubbed Ghana.GOV is an addition to the […] ... more
  • 1 month MD of Nyaho Clinic Elikem Tamaklo tests positive for COVID-19 StarrFM
    The Managing Director of Nyaho Medical Centre, Dr Elikem Tamaklo has tested positive for COVID-19. Dr Tamaklo and his family have since been quarantined. Dr Tamaklo tested positive for the disease on Thursday, June 4, 2020, a statement from the facility’s website said. “Dr Elikem Tamaklo, Managing Director of Nyaho Medical Centre on 4th June […] ... more
  • 1 month Charlotte Osei to host new show on GhOne TV StarrFM
    Former Chairperson of the Electoral Commission Charlotte Osei has taken up a new challenge as business show host on GhOne TV. Addressing viewers immediately after the launch of the programme dubbed Business Compass, Mrs Osei said the programme seeks to create a platform to groom budding entrepreneurs into growing their business. “ We have been […] ... more
  • 1 month Creative Arts in Ghana: A free-for-nothing industry – Fred Darko writes StarrFM
    Imagine a football game without rules and regulations: no referee, no assistant referees, and no fourth official to enforce the laws of the game. On the field are twenty-two footballers, each playing according to their hearts’ desire. I foresee total pandemonium. The above scenario may seem far-fetched, especially in a professional context. Only amateurs operate […] ... more
  • 1 month E/R: Anger as NPP NEC upholds disqualification of 15 aspirants StarrFM
    There is raging anger among some branch executives and supporters of ruling New Patriotic Party(NPP) in the Eastern Region after the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party upheld the disqualification of fifteen (15) aspirants by the vetting committee. The branch executives and supporters of the disqualified aspirants were hoping NEC will adduce merit in […] ... more
  • 1 month NIA to distribute over 3m Ghana cards from Monday StarrFM
    The National Identification Authority ( NIA) will from Monday, June 8, 2020, distribute over three million printed Ghana cards to applicants across the 16 regions of the country. According to the NIA, the cards are being made available in time to enable Ghanaians use them in the upcoming voter’s registration exercise. In a statement, the […] ... more
  • 1 month E/R: 30 Health workers test positive for COVID-19 StarrFM
    Nearly 30 health workers in the Eastern Region have tested positive for Covid-19. The affected health workers are a mixture of those conducting contact tracing and those working in hospitals and other health facilities. About eight (8) out of the total number have, however, recovered. The inadequate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) has partly been blamed […] ... more
  • 1 month Mahama’s infrastructure only existed in NDC’s Green Book – Akufo-Addo StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo has taken a swipe at the erstwhile Mahama administration saying its claim of massive infrastructure development while in office was merely a fantasy. According to him, the so-called massive projects existed in NDC’s Green Book. “We made a pledge to the Ghanaian people to expand and improve the road network while closing the […] ... more
  • 1 month Cristiano Ronaldo is the first football star to break $1 billion earnings milestone StarrFM
    Another day, another record broken by Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese superstar has now become the first football player in history to earn more than $1 billion during his playing career, according to Forbes. The Juventus forward has made $650 million through football alone with the rest coming from an array of endorsement deals off the pitch. He […] ... more
  • 1 month 200 Ghana first contractors pull out of toilet construction deal StarrFM
    Some 200 aggrieved contractors working with Ghana First Company Limited have pulled out of an agreement to build ultramodern toilet facilities for District Assemblies across the country. The First Contractors Association of Ghana has since last year accused their employer of failing to pay them for work done after they he had them demolish existing […] ... more
  • 1 month Kasapreko taps into StanChart’s $1bn financing programme to boost COVID-19 fight StarrFM
    Standard Chartered has announced that Kasapreko Company Limited, the Ghanaian beverage manufacturer that is undertaking mass production of hand sanitisers and alcohol hand rubs, has become the first client to make a drawdown under the Bank’s US$1 billion financing commitment to help companies tackling COVID-19. Kasapreko’s drawdown for US$7.4m on a loan facility will go into purchase of […] ... more
  • 1 month W/R: 147 new COVID-19 cases recorded StarrFM
    The Western Region has recorded an additional one hundred and forty-seven positive COVID-19 cases. The new cases have taken the region’s tally to 615 from a previous figure of four hundred and sixty-nine (469) The Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality has two hundred and fifty (250) confirmed cases followed by the regional capital, Sekondi-Takoradi with two hundred and […] ... more
  • 1 month COVID-19: Four more dead as cases in Ghana pass 9k StarrFM
    Four more people have died from COVID-19 in Ghana taking the death toll to 42, according to latest figures by the Ghana Health Service. Ghana’s case count now stands at 9,168 after 283 new cases were recorded in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, over 260 people who were infected with the virus have now recovered […] ... more
  • 1 month Virtual George Floyd concert senseless – Sam George StarrFM
    The Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram Samuel Nartey George has described Government’s virtual concert for George Floyd as senseless. The death of Floyd, whose neck was pinned under a white officer’s knee, has sparked huge protests over racism and police killings of black Americans. New charges were announced on Wednesday against all four of […] ... more
  • 1 month Opinion: The emergence of tyranny in Ghana – Prof Stephen B Kendie writes StarrFM
    It is becoming increasingly clear that without a coordinated and concerted effort by civil society, Ghana will slip completely into tyrannical rule. The signs are clear; you do not need a soothsayer to know this. What is sad is that on a daily basis we sing the national anthem in which we pledge to resist […] ... more
  • 1 month Let’s use Tema Interchange responsibly – Akufo-Addo to motorists StarrFM
    President Akufo-Addo has admonished motorists in the capital city, Accra, to ensure that they use the newly constructed Tema Motorway Interchange responsibly and productively. The President made the call when he addressed attendees of the commissioning of phase one of the grade separation of the Tema Intersection in Tema today, Friday, June 5, 2020. President […] ... more
  • 1 month Marry two wives or more – Ras Mubarak urges men StarrFM
    Kumbungu MP Ras Mubarak has encouraged African men to marry at least two wives since it is an exciting thing to do. According to him, the idea of a single wife is un-African and must not be binding on African men. Speaking to Bola Ray on Starr Chat, the former GBC broadcaster said marrying two […] ... more
  • 1 month Poem: CORONA StarrFM
    Corona is real cried the town crier from the depth of his voice And the earthly clouds weep pools of tears unceasingly over your tyranny. Our tomorrow is bleak says a priest. For the world is at war with an invisible enemy whose antidote remains a Mistry. Corona is a shameless coward who stole the […] ... more
  • 1 month Venture capital case: Fmr CEO agrees to refund Ghc15m StarrFM
    The Land Division of the Accra High Court has directed the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) to file the terms of agreement fully executed in the case in which the former NDC MP for Keta Richard Larsey Agbemefia, former CEO of Venture Captial Daniel Duku and four others have been charged for stealing GHc42.8 million. […] ... more
  • 1 month Kanye West donates $2 million, pays college tuition for George Floyd’s daughter StarrFM
    Kanye West has made a $2 million donation to support the families of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor, a representative for West told CNN. The donation includes funding for legal fees for Arbery and Taylor’s families, along with black-owned businesses in crisis in his native Chicago and other cities. West’s representative said he […] ... more
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