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Nothing breaks me down – Asamoah Gyan

Blacks Stars Skipper, Asamoah Gyan has reacted to the backlash of his plans to divorce his wife with whom he has three children with and also conduct DNA to ascertain the rightful paternity of the children. Asamoah Gyan earlier this week left Ghanaians spellbound when news making the rounds suggested he was not only seeking […]Read More
Politics

Time has exposed NPP’s lies – Mahama

Former president John Mahama has said time has exposed the falsehood in claims by the then opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) that his government’s Green Book of achievements was photoshopped. Ahead of the 2016 elections, top members of the NPP raised doubts about the existence of some major infrastructure projects which were completed by the […]Read More
Regional

Bantama police fires into commercial bus

A police officer manning a barrier at a Kumasi suburb in the Ashanti region shot into a commercial vehicle loaded with passengers, injuring an Indian. The incident occurred Thursday evening at about 7:15pm after the driver of the ‘trotro’, travelling from Bekwai Roundabout to Santasi Roundabout failed to stop at the police check-point. An eyewitness […]Read More
Business General

Gov’t gets $60m World Bank cash

The World Bank on Thursday, November 1, approved a $60 million International Development Association (IDA) credit for the Ghana Productive Safety Net project. The project aims at strengthening, improving social safety nets and the productive inclusion of the poor and vulnerable in development. “The project will contribute towards the Government’s objective of improving the Read More
General

Prince Charles arrives in Ghana today

Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, will touch down in Ghana today, Friday, to begin a visit aimed at strengthening ties between the UK and Ghana. Their four-day visit to Ghana is part of a week-long tour of West Africa to re-affirm ties with Commonwealth countries. “The visit will celebrate our shared values and culture, […]Read More
Politics

NDC billboards flood Kumasi

THE VARIOUS contestants for national executive positions in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) have intensified their campaigns in the Ashanti Region lately. As the NDC election date is fast approaching, the NDC contestants are said to have increased their campaign programmes in all the 47 constituencies in the Ashanti Region. The NDC aspirants have mounted […]Read More
Business General

Massive withdrawals hit NaBCo

Despite the programme expected to enter its final phase of employment on Thursday, the Nation Builders Corps (NABCo) has been hit with withdrawals. This has led to a reduction in the number of applications being processed for placement. The Deputy Coordinator of the graduates employment programme, however, indicated that the drop-outs are being replaced by […]Read More
Sport

Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters

It means Novak Djokovic, 31, will replace him as world number one when the rankings are released on Monday. The Serb will lead the rankings for the first time in two years, with Briton Andy Murray having taken top spot from him in Paris in November 2016. Earlier on Wednesday, world number three Roger Federer […]Read More
English Premier League Sport

Season over for Amartey

Leicester City defender, Daniel Amartey, could only return to active football next season after successfully undergoing surgery on Tuesday. The 23-year-old took to twitter to announce his surgery but declared that he would be back much stronger. “Thank you all for the well wishes. We will be back stronger again!, the player tweeted. Amartey sustained […]Read More
Sport

Parliament summons Normalization Committee

Parliament has summoned officials of the FIFA Normalization Committee over the recent impasse at the football body. This comes on the back of a lifetime ban handed former GFA President, Kwesi Nyantakyi by the world football governing body. The officials are expected to appear before the Sports Committee of Parliament on Tuesday. In a related […]Read More
General

K.T. Hammond is useless – RTI Coalition

The Right to Information (RTI) Coalition has harshly criticized the governing New Patriotic Party Member of Parliament for Adansi Asokwa over his recent comments about the bill that is before parliament. K.T. Hammond told Starr News’ Parliamentary correspondent Ibrahim Alhassan that passage of the bill into law will lead to anarchy. Citing former UK Prime […]Read More
Regional

Woman sets sister-in-law ablaze

The Police in Berekum in the Brong Ahafo Region have arrested a woman called Charity Konama for attempting to kill her sister-in-law, Patience Pomaa, 30, by setting her on fire in order to have access to her biological child. Charity Konama was arrested by neighbours and handed over to the police after pouring a gallon […]Read More
Politics

Newly elected National Women’s Organiser for the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dr Hannah Bissiw says her counterpart in the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kate Gyamfua is not a part of her headaches. According to Dr. Bissiw, her immediate task is to help win power for the NDC and not to make the opponent her […]Read More
General

NPP dares NDC over Nyantakyi

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has dared the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) to file a complaint with the Commission on Human Rights and Administration Justice (CHRAJ) to probe President Akufo-Addo over his alleged role in the bribery scandal that rocked the Ghana Football Association (GFA). Embattled former President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Read More
Regional

NMC cautions pastors

The National Media Commission (NMC), has warned radio and television preachers against the use of indecent languages which often characterizes their sermon. According to the NMC, in a 12 rule document to guide all religious broadcasts on television, radio and social media, preachers must refine their messages, devoid of languages which is alien for broadcast […]Read More