General News

• The suspected pirates arriving in court.

Eight Nigerian pirates in custody

The eight Nigerian suspected pirates arrested in the territorial waters of…
• Portion of the Accra-Aburi Road showing the crashed metal railings and the concrete pillars stripped of the railings.

Danger on Accra-Aburi Road as thieves steal metal railings

There is imminent danger on the Accra-Aburi Road as certain unscrupulous…
• Stakeholders at the conference.

NHIA to review benefit package

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) is to review its premium…
• President John Mahama (middle) with the GE delegation and some government officials.

GE to produce 1,200MW power; Biggest sub-Saharan project

American multinational giant, General Electric (GE), says it is ready to roll…
• President Mahama speaking after the signing of the agreement between Ghana and Eni.

Ghana signs $7bn contract with Eni to produce oil, gas at Cape Three Points

Ghana took another major step towards the attainment of energy and power…

AMA taskforce extort money from trotro driver (video)

Members of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly Task force plying the…

Politics

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NDC to win one million votes in Ashanti

Party executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC)  in the Ashanti…

Sports News

Who is who? Toure or Mbia?

Cameroun versus Côte d'Ivoire in African football? That is a clash befitting a…

Avram Grant

It was tough, but sweet victory

Coach Avram Grant has described yesterday's 2-1 win against South Africa in…

• Fans  go wild after Equatorial Guinea’s qualification

Wild celebrations turn tragic for home fans

There were wild celebrations nationwide and sadly, four deaths last Sunday, as…

Kennedy Mweene

Zambia goalie rules out retirement

Zambia number one Kennedy Mweene has disclosed that international retirement is…

Black Stars need total transformation

If what I saw in the match between Cameroun and Mali at the Nuevo Estadio de…

Michael Essien

Essien to leave Milan for US

AC Milan and Ghana midfielder Michael Essien could be heading for an unnamed…

Lifestyle & Relationships

6 Ways your job is making you fat

Packing on pounds while climbing the corporate ladder? You're in good company: In a 2013 Harris Interactive survey of more than 3,000 workers conducted for CareerBuilder, 41 percent of respondents said they'd gained weight in their current jobs.

Entertainment

Rise and rise of Pusher

He rose to prominence on the movie scene for his role as Pusher in the popular…
Atumpan

Look well - Atumpan cautions

Since he returned from his short stay in the UK last year, Afro pop artiste,…
Vybrant Faya

Vybrant Faya 'fights' Shatta Wale

It’s been over a year since new dancehall artiste, Vibrant Faya, released his song,…
Ogo Okoye is part of the cast

Hotel Majestic on AfricaMagic

This year, television gets more exciting as a new Nigerian telenovela, Hotel…

Why try so hard to speak Patois?

The title of this article explains itself; it is questioning the fake Patois being…
Nyamekye

Nyamekye blows her horn

Not many women are bold to talk about how good they are in bed but new Afro pop…

Business News

• Dr Kwaku Owusu Acheampong cutting the tape to formally open the agency. RIGHT: The front view of the branch of the bank.

South Akim Rural Bank opens new branch at Adweso

The South Akim Rural Bank Limited, with its headquarters at Nankese, near Suhum in the Eastern Region, has opened another branch at Adweso in the Koforidua Municipality.

International

Former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling leaves the Alexandria Federal Courthouse, Monday, Jan. 26,

Ex-CIA officer convicted of leaking secrets to reporter

For years, ex-CIA case officer Jeffrey Sterling was the one under indictment…

Militants attack top Libya hotel

Militants have attacked a hotel popular with foreigners in the Libyan capital…

Argentine's president made the announcement in a TV address

Argentina to dissolve intelligence body after prosecutor death

President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has announced plans to disband…

Chinese giant salamanders can grow to 180cm (5.9 ft) and are considered critically endangered

China probes officials in 'salamander banquet' scandal

Chinese authorities are investigating allegations that senior security…

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Mother 'cut throats to keep children quiet'

A woman accused of trying to kill her three small children has told detectives…

Chinese mother sells newborn boy for $7,000

A woman in central China has been prosecuted for selling her new-born baby for…