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Richmond Boakye’s Red Star To Play CSKA Moscow In Europa League Round Of 32

Written by | December 11, 2017 | 0
Ghana striker Richmond Boakye-Yiadom will fancy his chances of extending his incredible goalscoring run when Red Star Belgrade clash with CSKA Moscow in the round of 32 of the Europa League. Red Star have been drawn against the Russian side with the first leg scheduled for Serbia on February 14 and the return in Moscow a week later. Red Star progressed to the knockout stage as runners of Arsenal’s group while CSKA Moscow slipped to Europa League after finishing third in Champions League group, which had Manchester United and FC Basel. Red Star will be counting on their star striker Boakye to power them to next stage. Boakye has been in top form this year, scoring over 40 goals. For more Ghana football news visit www.ghanasoccernet.com

EC Probe Opens As Committee Meets Accusers

Written by | December 11, 2017 | 0
The committee empanelled by Chief Justice Sophia Abena Boafoa Akuffo to look into the alleged abuse of power and corruption scandal that has rocked the Electoral Commission (EC), will today meet the committee and the petitioners. According to sources, the five-member committee, to be chaired by a Supreme Court judge, will use the maiden meeting to explain the procedures, as well as the terms of reference to the petitioners and the respondents. Apart from a Supreme Court judge chairing the committee, two other Court of Appeal judges (male and female), as well as two other members nominated by the Council of State (female and male), are also panel members. DAILY GUIDE learnt that the Chief Justice had already written to all the parties involved to appear before the committee with their lawyers

Mahama will handover the baton to me – Joshua Alabi

Written by | December 11, 2017 | 0
The flagbearer presidential hopeful for the opposition National Democratic Congress, NDC, Prof Joshua Alabi, has expressed optimism that former president Mahama may soon support him for his flagbearership ambition. Speaking in an interview with Joy News, the former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Professional Studies, Accra, UPSA noted that the former president is “going to hand over the baton to me” to move the party forward. Touching on his presidential appetite Prof. Alabi added that:“I strongly believe that if God gives me the strength, energy and everything it requires when they open the nomination, I may take advantage of that…but, for now, I have a strong appetite for it,” he said. Prof. Alabi touted his competence in leadership over the years place him in a more advantageous

Impeachment of EC bosses: Hearing begins today

Written by | December 11, 2017 | 0
Hearing into the alleged abuse of power and corruption scandals that have rocked the Electoral Commission (EC) will begin today, Kasapafmonline.com has gathered. Chairperson of the EC, Charlotte Osei, and two of her deputies, Georgina Opoku-Amankwah, who is in charge of Corporate Services, and Amadu Sulley, in charge of Operations, are expected to appear before the five-member committee chaired by a Supreme Court Judge for questioning relating to separate petitions filed against them. The appearance of the trio before the committee follows the completion of preliminary investigations into their alleged conduct of abuse of power and corruption. In August, 2017, the three EC bosses were directed by the Chief Justice to file their official responses to the allegations levelled against them in

IWAN – KARMA (Prod. By KingOne Beatz) ShangoRecordz

Written by | December 7, 2017 | 0
IWAN drops a Quick one and calls it KARMA.  This banger is full of sensible lyrics you need to listen to. He talks about How Some people treated him badly in the past and now facing Karma. “A man reaps what he sows and as you throw a ball at the wall, it bounces back to you.” “If You Karma Somebody Wife, Dem go Karma your Wife too. This and other lyrics you will enjoy from Iwan. This is a Must Listen Song.. Respect karma

Those Condemning My Secular Performance Lack Showbiz Knowledge – Joyce Blessing

Written by | December 6, 2017 | 0
Gospel artiste Joyce Blessing has some education for individuals who have a problem with gospel artistes performing secular songs. The singer came under intense public backlash for her ‘secular’ performance at the S-Concert held at the Accra Sports Stadium. Joyce Blessing’s performance included songs from artistes such as Lil Win (Ladder), Phyno (Fada Fada) and Koredo Bello (God Win). In an interview with Frankie 5 on ‘This Is Gospel’ on Hitz FM, the musician responded to critics of her act stating that anybody who condemns her performance lacks understanding of showbiz. “I sang different songs…some don’t understand showbiz. It is not a problem. It doesn’t bother me,” she said. The musician stressed the need for gospel artistes to be dynamic in their music and performances. “If

duana Stars Confirm Hafiz Adams Capture, Promise More Additions Ahead Of Upcoming Season

Written by | December 6, 2017 | 0
Aduana Stars coach Yusif Abubakar has confirmed that Wa All Stars captain, Hafiz Adams, has commenced training with his side as they gear up for the forthcoming season. The Fire Boys will be competing in three competitions next season; the Ghana Premier League, FA Cup as well as the CAF Champions League. The Dormaa-based side are reported to have signed Wa All Stars enterprising right back Hafiz Adams to fill in the void left by captain Godfred Saka. And coach Abubakar has indicated that they will make more additions to the squad ahead of the busy schedule next season. “Just today the Wa All Stars captain, Hafiz Adams, has started training with us for the right full back position. He is no longer with Wa All Stars; he is now with us and he is the only confirmed signing but we are close

Rights Of The Poor And Vulnerable Should Be Defended By The Church

Written by | December 6, 2017 | 0
Somanya (E/R), Dec 05, GNA – Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister, Ms. Otiko Afisa Djaba, has called for the church to defend the rights of the poor and the vulnerable in the society. It should give voice to such people and focus on helping to make things better for them. That, she said, required taking centre stage in the nation’s fight against poverty and other human indignities. She was speaking at the 130th anniversary and thanksgiving service of the Ebenezer Presbyterian Church at Somanya. The theme chosen for the event was ‘Let the earth hear – celebrating the goodness of the Lord’. Ms. Djaba underlined the need for stronger partnership -standing shoulder to shoulder with the government in the implementation of its development policies and programmes. This,

Kumasi Academy Students To Be Vaccinated

Written by | December 5, 2017 | 0
The Ghana Health Service is expected to vaccinate all students of the Kumasi Academy (KUMACA) in the Ashanti region following the death of three of their colleagues in a suspected case of meningitis. The three included two first-year students and one final year student. The students died after they were rushed to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Hospital on Friday, December 1, for emergency treatment. The latest deaths at the school has caused fear and panic among parents, some of whom have threatened to withdraw their wards from the school. Director of Public Health at the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Badu Sarkodie told Starr News that they are awaiting autopsy reports to establish the real cause of the deaths. Dr. Sarkodie added that measures are being put in place to

Nii Funny performs with pregnant woman at Fancy Gadam’s concert

Written by | November 28, 2017 | 0
Popular Ghanaian Hiplife artiste Nii Funny thrilled fans at the “Gadam Nation concert” which was held at the Bukom Boxing Arena on Sunday 26th November 2017 as he performed on stage with a heavily pregnant woman. Ayeley who was 7-month-old pregnant, was very active despite her heavy “bump” and complemented Nii Funny’s performance with skilled dance moves to the amazement of the audience who had gathered at the auditorium to have fan. In an interview with Nii Attractive (Mustapha Nii Okai-Inusah ) Ghanacreativearts.com, Nii Funny revealed that Ayeley is one of his dancers who has always shown extra zeal and excitement in her role. “Ayeley has always been with the team so she insisted that I allow her to perform with her seven months old pregnancy. Watch his