Debut BECE re-sit takes off today

Debut BECE re-sit takes off today

Over a thousand candidates will be taking part in the maiden Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) re-sit for private candidates today. The BECE re-sit which has been described as a “novelty” will provide an opportunity to candidates who failed to achieve pass marks at their first attempt and could not progress to the Senior High School. The examinations will be taking place at 11 examination centres throughout Ghana. Seventy-five...

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“Wasteful and ineffective” prosper Bani deserved sack – IMANI

“Wasteful and ineffective” prosper Bani deserved sack – IMANI

IMANI Centre for Policy and Education has stated the outgoing Chief of Staff, Mr Prosper Bani, was wasteful and ineffective and thus deserved to have been removed from his post by the President. IMANI said: “Over the last two years, this office has been reputably ineffective and profusely wasteful. Last year, the Office of the Chief of Staff alone overspent its budget by about Ghc41 million ($ 13m) on...

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‘Let’s sustain interest in district assembly elections’

‘Let’s sustain interest in district assembly elections’

The Dean of Graduate Studies and Research of  the Institute of Local Government Studies, Dr Eric Oduro Osae, has stressed the need for the country to develop a structured programme that will sustain the interest of citizens in District Assembly Elections. He said the media must also give extensive publicity about who the aspiring assembly members were in the various metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDA’s). “I am expecting...

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Liverpool offers contract to Andre Ayew

Liverpool offers contract to Andre Ayew

Liverpool, Everton and Newcastle have made offers for Marseille and Ghana star Andre Ayew, but face stiff competition from Borussia Dortmund. According to RMC, the Bundesliga outfit are keen on signing the midfielder on a free transfer at the end of the season as Jurgen Klopp looks to rebuild his squad following a dismal domestic campaign. Liverpool, Newcastle and Everton have already made contact with Ayew, who is out...

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Update: Prosper Bani out, Julius Debrah in, as new Chief of Staff

Update: Prosper Bani out, Julius Debrah in, as new Chief of Staff

Government has confirmed that Local government Minister, Julius Debrah, is the new Chief of Staff. He replaces Mr. Douglas Propser Kweku Bani who has been appointed Ambassador Extraordinaire and Plenipotentiary. Government announced the new changes Monday. A press release from the presidency two weeks ago promised some changes at the seat of government. That press release was confirming the exit of then Executive Secretary to the President, Dr. Raymond...

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Prepare to deal with terrorism - Prez urges Armed Forces

Prepare to deal with terrorism - Prez urges Armed Forces

President Mahama presenting an award to Lt. Col. Kwasi Ayimah who was adjudged best in the essay competition The President, John Dramani Mahama, has charged the Ghana Armed Forces to step up their level of preparedness to confront and deal with any act of terrorism against the country. He said the world had become a dangerous and unpredictable place with all manner of non-state actors achieving the capacity to...

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Mzbel: 'I don't believe in Jesus Christ anymore'

Mzbel: 'I don't believe in Jesus Christ anymore'

Hiplife singer Belinda Ekua Amoah who was raised up a Christian says she has ditched any belief in Jesus Christ, the center piece of the Christian religion. In an interview likely to irk Christians, Mzbel who attended Sunday School as a kid, says she has come to this new conclusion after doing her “own research”. "Trust me I don't believe in that anymore" she insisted. In a deeply religious...

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‘I do, I do, I do’ — Chris and Damilola wed

‘I do, I do, I do’ — Chris and Damilola wed

Chris Attoh and Damilola Adegbite are finally married, and on Valentine's Day too! The duo tied the knot on February 14, 2015, in an exclusive ceremony which was attended by close friends and family members. Chris and Dami were earlier rumoured to have had a secret wedding after the Ghanaian actor changed his relationship status on Facebook to “married.” However, the couple debunked the rumours through their representatives who...

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Surfline compensates customers with 8GB free data

Surfline compensates customers with 8GB free data

Surfline – a provider of 4G LTE internet services – has pledged to compensate its customers with 8GB free data and extend their validity period by an extra 14 days. It comes two weeks after fire gutted the datacenter of Surfline at Tema, leading to service disruptions for customers. Surfline announced the compensation in a Facebook Monday, stressing that full service had been restored on its network.   Source:...

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Boy reports mum to police over hot iron burns

Boy reports mum to police over hot iron burns

Mary Timah. Inset: The boy’s hand after he had been discharged from hospital A 14-year-old boy who could not withstand the cruel behaviour of his mother walked from Osu to the Ministries District Police to report her to the police. Weeping uncontrollably, the teenager said he defied everybody on the route to the police station to lodge a formal complaint against his biological mother for allegedly burning his hands...

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