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West Ham reject £7m Hernandez bid

West Ham have rejected a £7m bid from Valencia for Javier Hernandez, according to Sky sources. Sky Sports News reported earlier this month that Hernandez is eager to leave the Hammers because of his lack of game-time, and that Valencia are interested in bringing him to La Liga. On Saturday, Valencia manager Marcelino also stated […]Read More
Business

Mobile Money transactions hit ¢233b in 2018

The value of transactions carried out on mobile money platforms for 2018 reached ¢233 billion. This was contained in the Bank of Ghana’s (BoG) latest statistics covering electronic payments from 2018. Breakdown of Data The data showed the value of transactions increased from ¢155 billion to ¢233 billion representing 43% growth in just a year. […]Read More
Sport

Pogba set for injury lay-off

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, will undergo a scan to determine the severity of an injury, sustained in the dying moments of the club’s draw with Burnley on Tuesday night. Pogba was limping heavily in United’s dressing room, after taking a knock towards the end of the 2-2 draw at Old Trafford and required treatment […]Read More
Politics

Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election today

The electorate in the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency will today, Thursday, 31 January 2019, elect a new Member of Parliament to replace the late Emmanuel Kyeremanteng Agyarko. Contesting the seat is the widow of the late MP, Lydia Seyram Alhassan (NPP), Kwasi Delali Brempong (NDC), William Dowokpor (PPP), and Clement Boadi of the LPG. Ahead […]Read More
General

Muntaka Mubarak fired

Vice Chairman for Parliament’s Privileges Committee, Mr Andrew Kofi Agyapa Messer has said it does not lie within the powers of MP for Asawase, Muntaka Mubarak, to profess sanctions against Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapong although he has filed a case against him. The Vice Chair said, it is the prerogative of the Committee to […]Read More
General

NAM1’s empire crumbling

The empire of embattled proprietor of gold dealership company, Menzgold, Nana Appiah Mensah appears to be crumbling with the announcement by Zylofon Media to cease operation. Zylofon Media operators of Zylofon FM and TV says it is suspending operations indefinitely in compliance with an Accra High Court’s order granted to the Economic and Organized Crime […]Read More
Politics

Kwesi Brempong is a ‘ghost’ – Nana B

The National Youth Organizer of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Henry Nana Boakye aka ‘Nana B’ says the opposition NDC’s candidate for the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election is not “a strong opponent” the NPP is afraid of. According to him, the candidate, Delali Kwesi Brempong is not a far-famed person in the constituency after […]Read More
Politics

‘NPP just robbing Peter to pay Paul’

The Deputy Bono Ahafo Regional Communications Officer on the ticket of the opposition National Democratic Congress [NDC], Eric Adjei says President Nana Akufo-Addo and his government have not created any job as promised during the 2016 election campaign. According to him the NPP government is just sacking persons they believe are NDC members and replacing […]Read More