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AFCON 2023
The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON 2023 ) concluded on February 11th, 2024, with a thrilling final that saw hosts Cote d’Ivoire claim a historic victory against pre-tournament favorites Nigeria. In a match filled with twists and turns, the Elephants defied the odds to clinch their third AFCON title, leaving the Super Eagles heartbroken after their dominant run. Nigeria Storms Out...
ECOWAS exit
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has been rocked by the abrupt departure of Burkina Faso, Mali, and Niger from its fold. Despite not receiving formal notification from the departing member states, ECOWAS remains steadfast in its pursuit of a negotiated resolution to the political unrest gripping these nations. The trio announced their immediate withdrawal from ECOWAS, citing...
Ghana has been invited to join the implementation of the Ukrainian Peace Formula, a ten-point plan meant to bring the Russia-Ukraine war to an end. Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, in a meeting with his Ghanaian counterpart, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on the sidelines of the 2024 World Economic Forum (WEF), in Davos, Switzerland, said Ghana’s involvement in the peace processes...
Ghana vs Mozambique
Chris Hughton, the coach of Ghana, acknowledges the crucial nature of their upcoming must-win match against Mozambique on Monday night in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Anything short of victory may see the Black Stars crash out of the tournament after a 2-1 loss to minnows Cape Verde and a 2-2 draw with Egypt in their first two...
Chef Beauty Obasuyi Takes on Guinness World Record with 8-Day Cooking Marathon
Nigerian chef Beauty Obasuyi, based in Canada, has announced her ambitious plan to undertake an eight-day Guinness World Record (GWR) cooking marathon. From January 10 to January 18, Chef Beauty aims to surpass previous records, specifically the one held by Hilda Baci. Interestingly, Chef Faila of Ghana, in her pursuit to break the record set by Irish chef Alan Fisher in...
The Black Stars football team lands in Ivory Coast for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), showcasing cultural pride in traditional kente attire
The Black Stars touched down in Ivory Coast on Wednesday afternoon for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). The Ghana team rocked the traditional kente upon their arrival at the airport having left Kumasi in white kaftans. All 27 players as well as the technical team were seen in traditional kente and slippers as they touched down in the country's...
Chef Failatu Abdul
Moments after Chef Failatu finished her bid to set a new record in an impressive cooking marathon, the Guinness World Records has acknowledged the move. This was after the Ghanaian chef Failatu Abdul-Razak completed a 227-hour cook-a-thon attempt after 10 days in the kitchen. The chef undertook this attempt to set a new mark at the Modern City Hotel in Tamale. Throughout...
Executives of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) and the Technical University Teachers Association of Ghana (TUTAG) have walked out of a meeting with the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission (FWSC), citing bad faith, contempt, and a lackadaisical attitude on the part of the employer/FWSC towards the discussion of very important aspects of their conditions of service. In a...
The High Court in Accra has adjourned to February 1, 2024 the case in which former Sanitation Minister, Cecilia Abena Dapaah, and her husband, Daniel Osei Kuffuor, filed an interlocutory injunction against the Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) for seizing and freezing their accounts and assets. Ms Dapaah, who is fighting the OSP against the seizure of her assets,...
Nana Kwame Bediako
Nana Kwame Bediako, commonly known by many as Cheddar or Freedom Jacob Caesar has unmasked himself as the face behind the New Force political movement. Speaking after a planned public lecture event dubbed "The Convention," which he had organised under the brand name, New Africa Foundation was cancelled at the 11th hour, the 43-year-old Nana Kwame Bediako said he had...