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Potbelly (Abnormally High Waist Circumference); Fortune Or A Disease?

Written by | August 9, 2019 | 0
AUG 5, 2019  HEALTH & FITNESS  4 COMMENTS Introduction On account of poor eating habits among the general population, potbelly has become increasingly common these days. More than half of the adult population of both genders have a potbelly. Whiles many individuals ignorantly attribute potbelly to fortune or “cosmetic” issues, it is in actual terms, a very high-risk factor for all kinds of chronic diseases with an inescapable increased risk of premature mortality. What is potbelly? Potbelly is the loose term for “abnormally high waist circumference”. Other lose terminologies include “beer belly, high waistline and spare tire” but whatever you call it, potbelly is not something you would want to develop let alone take slightly. The appropriate medical term

NIA Accused Of Acts To Denationalize Voltarians

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AUG 7, 2019  POLITICS  1 COMMENT The National Democratic Congres (NDC) is demanding the extension of the mass registration and issuance of Ghana Card exercise in the Volta due to the slow pace of the exercise coupled with the numerous challenges that have saddled the process. The NDC also says it will reject any attempt to make the National ID card a voting instrument in any national elections as they believe the National Identification Authority (NIA) is deliberately conducting the mass registration in a manner to denationalise the people of the Volta region. The NDC’s National Director of Elections, Elvis Afriye Ankrah addressing a press conference in Ho on Tuesday after a tour of some registration centres in the municipality, accused the NIA of deliberately orchestrating

Bagbin Exit Is A Cool Chop For Me — Bernard Mornah

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AUG 7, 2019  POLITICS The National Chairman of the People’s National Convention (PNC), Bernard Mornah, believes his path to Parliament may be easier now that the incumbent and Ghana’s longest-serving Member of Parliament, Alban S.K. Bagbin will not be seeking re-election. Mr. Mornah said Mr.Bagbin’s exit will “create even a fairer and an even playing field for all those who want to contest to represent the constituency.” He has declared his intention to contest the Nadowli-Kaleo Parliamentary seat in the Upper West Region for the second time. He notably increased the PNC’s parliamentary votes in the constituency from 196 in 2012 to 5,393 in 2016. Speaking to Citi News, he said he had a “burning desire” to serve his people. “This is the opportune moment

Mahama invested in Broadband; Bawumia riding on his sweat – Omane Boamah

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Former Communications Minister under the National Democratic Congress government Dr. Edward Omane Boamah has called out the incumbent Vice-president Dr. Mahamoud Bawumia for riding on the sweat of His Excellency John Dramani Mahama. Dr. Omane Boamah made this statement with regards to discussions on Broadband expansions. In a tweet sighted by modernghana.com, the Former Minister stated that the then President John Dramani Mahama invested in broadband to boost E-services in the country. The Vice-president has been creating impressions that the ruling New Patriotic Party led by Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has enormously improved E-services for Ghanaians which according to Dr. Edward Omane Boamah is a fallacy. Below is Dr. Edward Omane Boamah’s tweet Edward Omane Boamah@eomaneboamah https://nita.gov.gh/38-million-fiber-optic-backbone-project/ … The

Dele Momodu, RMD, Abike Dabiri & More Support Juliet Ibrahim at Her “A Toast to Life” Book Launch

Written by | August 7, 2019 | 0
13 HOURS AGO  EXCLUSIVE NEWS On Sunday, August 4th, Juliet Ibrahim held an event to mark the release of her memoir titled, “A Toast to Life.” The book is a deeply personal narrative of her triumph over adversity faced at different stages in her life, and her journey to true self-love. Hosted by Denrele Edun, the event was attended by friends, well-wishers, and industry colleagues including Honorable Abike Dabiri (represented by Mrs Yemisi Ibrahim ), Chief Dele Momodu, Elvina Ibru, John Ogu, Kabiru Rabiu, Gloria Ibru, Sujimoto, Praiz, Tewa Onasanya, Oge Okoye, Pretty Mike, Skuki, Eniola Badmus, Adenike Oyetunde, and more. One of the most notable parts of the event was when excerpts from the book were read by RMD, Charles Otudor, Noble Igwe, and Chigurl. The audience was

Borussia Dortmund Reportedly Interested In Signing Ghana’s Samuel Owusu

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11 HOURS AGO  FOOTBALL NEWS German Bundesliga side, Borussia Dortmund is reportedly interested in the signing of Black Stars and Čukarički winger Samuel Owusu. The player who enjoyed a fantastic 2018/2019 season with both club and country has popped up on the radar BVB in the current summer transfer window as they look to strengthen their squad to ensure they challenge Bayern Munich for the League title. It is understood that his impressive performance with the Black Stars at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) has convinced the Bundesliga side to sign him before the start of the season. Checks have revealed that the German powerhouse is very interested in bringing the sensational speedster to the Signal Iduna Park before the transfer window shuts. They are expected to

Meet The Press: Ghana Set To Deepen Its Bilateral Relations — Foreign Affairs Minister

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Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Shirley AyorkorBotchwey has hinted that Ghana is set to deepen its bilateralrelations with other countries in pursuit of the national interests of official and State visits. According to her, such state visits go a long way to affirm the continuous cordial relations that exists between Ghana and other countries. Addressing the media at a Meet-The-Press on Tuesday, Madam Botchwey said “Ghana’s President was the first to be hosted by South African President, H.E. Cyril Ramaphosa, following his swearing-in as President of the Republic of South Africa. This was an affirmation of the continued cordial relations that exist between the two countries. “During the visit, the two Heads of State agreed to upgrade

36-Year-Old Woman Raped; Pleads For Support

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A thirty-six year old female farmer, Akua Animah, at Abuom, a farming community near Sankore in the Asunafo South District of the Ahafo Region has alleged that she is experiencing stinky vaginal discharge after she was raped by two men in the bush. According to the victim, the two men named only as Kwaku and Ernest, pounced on her at the former’s farm and forcibly had sex with her in turns, after which they lashed her private part with stick and dragged her stack naked to the village. Narrating her ordeal on ‘Asem Beba Dabi’ Otec FM’s afternoon social program hosted by Krobea Nana Yaw Asante on last Thursday, she alleged that the rape took place in early days of July this year and according to captors, it was a punishment for stealing plantain suckers, an allegation she denied. Describing

Missing Girls: Police Find More Body Parts

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The Ghana Police Service says it has discovered a fourth set of human remains in a well at Nkroful new site in Takoradi. on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. According to the police, the remains were discovered at an uncompleted building where Samuel Willis Udutoek, one of the suspected kidnappers of the three missing Takoradi girls was re- arrested. Police made similar discovery last week, and DNA tests are expected to be conducted on the remains to confirm if they are those of the missing girls. Investigations are underway to establish the identity of the remains while Police continue with all angles of the ongoing investigation, the police said in a statement. —Daily Guide

Modern Gospel Musicians are spiritually empty –Gospel Musician Patricia Takyi

Written by | August 6, 2019 | 0
Ghanaian gospel musician Patricia Takyi has revealed that one of the biggest challenges facing the modern Ghanaian Gospel Music industry is the fact that most gospel musicians are spiritually empty. Speaking in an interview with Attractivemustapha.com, the musician opined that gospel musicians need to be spiritually strong. “ You can’t preach the works of Christ and be empty spiritually because Christ whom we are following was not spiritually empty and if indeed any gospel musician is following the footsteps of Christ, he or she has to be strong in the Lord“, she added. With five albums to her credit and been nominated in the 2019 edition of Ghana Music Awards UK, Patricia Takyi added that now things have changed unlike before where gospel musicians where highly respected and were walking