Singer Shakira lands in court over alleged tax fraud

Singer Shakira lands in court over alleged tax fraud

Popular Colombian singer, Shakira has appeared in a Spanish court on Thursday to answer tax fraud charges. The prosecutors accused her of failing to pay up to 14.5 million Euros ($16.29 million) in taxes on income earned between 2012 and

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Hazard’s £88m Real Madrid deal close to completion

Hazard’s £88m Real Madrid deal close to completion

Real Madrid’s bid to sign Belgium forward Eden Hazard from Chelsea for a fee in the region of £88m is expected to be concluded in a matter of days. Hazard, whose Blues contract is due to expire in a year,

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85-yr-old Western Togoland leader, 8 others granted bail

85-yr-old Western Togoland leader, 8 others granted bail

An Accra High Court on Thursday granted bail to the eight remaining people claiming to secede part of a Western Togoland as an independent state from Ghana, in the sum of GH¢100,000 each with two sureties each all to be justified.

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NADMO managing Accra floods with sensitisation, desilting

NADMO managing Accra floods with sensitisation, desilting

According to Archibald Cobbinah, NADMO is holding itself in readiness to deal with any disaster once its attention is called to it.    The Greater Accra branch of National Disaster Management Organisation has said it is employing desilting and public

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Random shots of flood situation after Thursday night’s downpour

Random shots of flood situation after Thursday night’s downpour

Some parts of Accra got flooded again on Friday morning after a heavy down that started on Thursday evening. The rains subsided around 3 am on Friday and have caused floods that have rendered some roads un-motorable. An alert by the Ghana Meteorological

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Depositors of 347 insolvent microfinance companies to receive payments today

Depositors of 347 insolvent microfinance companies to receive payments today

Bank of Ghana’s appointed Receiver for the 347 insolvent and dormant microfinance companies, Eric Nana Nipah, will Friday start paying depositors of the companies. A statement sanctioned by the Receiver, however, clarified that only depositors whose claims have been validated

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Woman pours hot palm nut soup on Police Commander

Woman pours hot palm nut soup on Police Commander

Superintendent Isaac Nyarko An unidentified woman at Assin Dansame in the Assin North Municipality in the Central region has allegedly poured hot palm nut soup on the Praso Police Commander, Superintendent Isaac Tetteh during a feud in the area. Checks

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Photo: Agona Nyakrom Pupils drinking from dirty river

Photo: Agona Nyakrom Pupils drinking from dirty river

Pupil of Agona Nyakrom SDA drinking from this river Adomonline.com | Gershon Mortey | gershon.mortey@myjoyonline.com

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Exam malpractice: WAEC bans cellular devices

Exam malpractice: WAEC bans cellular devices

In an effort to help curb examination malpractice in the country, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has instituted some measures to nip the canker in the bud. The measures include banning the use of cellular devices at examination centres

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Freight forwarders fight MPS over 10.9% Tema Port tariff hike

Freight forwarders fight MPS over 10.9% Tema Port tariff hike

Freight forwarders at Ghana’s Tema Port are raising opposition to a proposed 10.9 per cent increase in port tariffs by the Meridian Port Services (MPS). The Vice-President of the Ghana Institute of Freight Forwarders, Mr Johnny Mantey, said: “I am

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