3Music 2020: See full list of nominees

3Music 2020: See full list of nominees

Organisers of 3Music have announced the nominees for its third edition. The nominees’ announcement took place on Thursday, January 30, at the Gold Coast Restaurant and Bar.   The CEO of 3Music Networks, Sadiq Abdulai Abu, at a press conference on

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Ghana records average of 9,600 snakebites a year

Ghana records average of 9,600 snakebites a year

Preliminary findings of research for a better understanding of the burden of snakebite poisoning in Ghana show that from 2015 to 2019, Ghana recorded an average of 9,600 snakebites every year. Although it is not known how many of these

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BBC to axe 450 newsroom jobs in cost-cutting drive

BBC to axe 450 newsroom jobs in cost-cutting drive

Pedestrians walk past a BBC logo at Broadcasting House, as the corporation announced it will cut around 450 jobs from its news division, in London, Britain January 29, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls   Britain’s BBC said on Wednesday it would axe

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4 Ghanaian students deported, banned from UK over forged scholarship papers

4 Ghanaian students deported, banned from UK over forged scholarship papers

The Registrar of the Ghana Scholarship Secretariat, Kingsley Agyeman, has cautioned persons who forge documents to show scholarships from the Scholarship Secretariat to desist from the act or risk facing the laws. His statement comes in the wake of four

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Hohoe: Farmer, 53, sentenced for assaulting another farmer

Hohoe: Farmer, 53, sentenced for assaulting another farmer

   The Hohoe Magistrate Court has sentenced Felix Kofi Mogadzi, a 53 year-old farmer to a fine of GH₵300.00 for assaulting another farmer. Felix pleaded guilty and was convicted on his own plea. He will serve one month imprisonment if

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Togo court rejects application against Gnassingbe’s candidacy

Togo court rejects application against Gnassingbe’s candidacy

  By Ewoenam Kpodo, GNA  Togo’s Constitutional Court has rejected an appeal challenging the eligibility of President Faure Gnassingbe for the presidential election of February 22, 2020 in the West African country. Information the Ghana News Agency (GNA) gathered reveal

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30 Years of Chieftaincy Wilderness: Togbe Attatsi V enstooled Chief of Leklebi Kame

30 Years of Chieftaincy Wilderness: Togbe Attatsi V enstooled Chief of Leklebi Kame

After 30 years of being without a traditional ruler, the people of Leklebi Kame finally breathed a big sigh of relief following the enstoolment of Togbe Attatsi V as Chief of the area, marking a dawn of a new era. 

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Release students’ loans in 2 weeks or we’ll force you to – NUGS to gov’t

Release students’ loans in 2 weeks or we’ll force you to – NUGS to gov’t

NUGS logo The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has given the government a two-week ultimatum to release funds for disbursement to students. Speaking at a press conference at the Ghana International Press Centre, President of NUGS, Isaac Jay Hyde,

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GIBA sues NCA, A-G over conditional access implementation for Free-to-Air TV

GIBA sues NCA, A-G over conditional access implementation for Free-to-Air TV

The Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association (GIBA) has sued the National Communications Authority (NCA) and the Attorney-General’s (A-G’s) Department, over the NCA’s decision to introduce Conditional Access for Free-to-Air TV broadcast. The private broadcasters describe the NCA’s decision as a breach

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Name public officials responsible for missing excavators – Groups demand

Name public officials responsible for missing excavators – Groups demand

    The Media Coalition against Illegal Mining and Occupy Ghana are demanding that the government provides explanations for the disappearance of some excavators that were seized from illegal miners. Their statement stems from a comment by the Minister of

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