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Traditionalist rejects national shrine proposal

Traditionalist rejects national shrine proposal

Osofo Kofitse Ahadzi A cultural anthropologist, Osofo Kofitse Ahadzi, has rejected a proposal to build a national shrine for Ghanaian traditional priests. He said what they urgently need is a national holiday. On Wednesday, Minister of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs

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Court dismisses Timi Dakolo’s wife’s rape case against popular pastor

Court dismisses Timi Dakolo’s wife’s rape case against popular pastor

A Nigerian High Court in Abuja has dismissed a suit filed by professional photographer Mrs Busola Dakolo against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo over an alleged rape in 2002. The presiding judge, Justice Oathman A. Musa on Thursday ruled that Dakolo’s case

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‘We failed to reach Europe – now our families disown us’

‘We failed to reach Europe – now our families disown us’

Most of the West African migrants who fail to reach Europe eventually return to their own countries, but it can be a bitter homecoming. In Sierra Leone, returnees are often rejected by relatives and friends. They’re seen as failures, and

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‘Virginity pills’ goes on sale

‘Virginity pills’ goes on sale

Virgin Pill Retail giant Amazon recently found itself at the centre of controversy in India, after it was reported that it is selling virginity pills that help women fake their virginity on wedding night. Called “i-virgin”, the controversial product consists

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Stop using electric toothbrushes to masturbate – doctors warn women

Stop using electric toothbrushes to masturbate – doctors warn women

There’s nothing wrong with needing some help with getting yourself off. Using a sex toy to spice up a solo session is very common, and research by Lovehoney in 2017 even revealed that using a sex toy could make a

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Nigeria: Man gambles his wife during bet

Nigeria: Man gambles his wife during bet

Binod Kumar Shah, an Indian man, is in trouble for gambling his wife away before assaulting her for refusing to go with the winner. Daily Mail reports that the incident took place at Banka in the north-eastern Indian state of

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Elephant named after Osama bin Laden kills five people in India

Elephant named after Osama bin Laden kills five people in India

An elephant named after the late Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden that killed five Indian villagers has been caught after a massive operation to hunt down the creature, officials said on Monday (Nov 11). Wildlife officers tracked the pachyderm –

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Double agony for the Trokosi girl, servitude and Female Genital Mutilation

Double agony for the Trokosi girl, servitude and Female Genital Mutilation

Trokosi is the giving away of young girls or ladies to atone for the sins of their relatives against gods. This tradition is prevalent and rife in certain parts of Ghana and other African countries. In Ghana and in Togo,

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35 communities in Krachi East declared open defecation free

35 communities in Krachi East declared open defecation free

 A total of 35 communities out of 236 in the Krachi East Municipality of the Oti Region have been declared Open Defecation Free (ODF). Mr Patrick Chartey Jilima, Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Krachi East made this known during the

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Prophet predicts PSquare, DJ Spinal, DJ Blaze other Nigerian celebrities may be assassinated [VIDEO]

Prophet predicts PSquare, DJ Spinal, DJ Blaze other Nigerian celebrities may be assassinated [VIDEO]

The leader of God’s Crown Chapel, Ghana, Prophet Reindolph Oduro Gyebi has predicted untimely death in the Nigerian music industry. In a viral video, the prophet called out names such as Psquare, DJ Spinal, DJ Blaze and DJ Perez, asking

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