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Ghanaian Songstress Efya to Perform First Solo Concert in UK
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Ghanaian Songstress Efya to Perform First Solo Concert in UK

Ghanaian award-winning singer Efya will set london on fire as she prepares to host her first solo concert after a return to the music scene.The concert comrs off on March 16, 2024 anf will be hosted by Sleeky Promotions at The Brickhouse.With songs like Best In Me, Little Things, Jorley, Forgetting Me, Super Super, Mamee and Ankwadobi under her belt, the highly anticipated Efya concert promises to be an unforgettable experience for patrons.The singer made the revelation of the impending concert when she wrote on her Instagram page, Efya wrote; "a come back of another great experience in the UK."Also, The Brickhouse, with its spacious and vibrant atmosphere, has been described by many as the perfect setting for the evening which will be filled with soulful melodies ...
Greek Cup Match : Baba Rahman Stable after Collapse
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Greek Cup Match : Baba Rahman Stable after Collapse

Ghana Black Stars defender Baba Rahman lost consciousness after falling from an aerial duel in the Greek Cup semi-finals between Panathinaikos and PAOK.The defender landed awkwardly and collapsed on the pitch after colliding with an opponent in a duel during a game played on Wednesday night in Greece.The former Chelsea man was rushed to the hospital after being given first aid at the stadium.Although,POAK won 2-1 to send the game to penalties,they lost 6-5 on penalties.His absence will be a big worry for Poak fans and the technical team as he has been an integral part of the team since his permanent transfer from Chelsea.He's been in top form for his side putting up splendid performances on weekly basis both in the league and in cup games registering two goals and thr...
Asante Kotoko Lifts J A Kuffour Cup After Win Over Nsoatreman
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Asante Kotoko Lifts J A Kuffour Cup After Win Over Nsoatreman

Kumasi Asante Kotoko defeated Nsoatreman to win the maiden edition of the J.A. Kuffour Cup in a game played at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi.The Porcupine Warriors came from behind to a 2-1 victory against the Sunyani based side despite taking the early lead.Derrick Osei Bonsu of Nsoatreman opened the scoring with a nice strike after his side domination of the game.Back from recess, the Reds got back on level terms with a nice strike from Ugandan import Steve Mukwala.Nsoatreman had the opportunity to take the lead after referee awarded them penalty but midfielder Manaf Umar saw his effort saved by Fredrick Asare.Kumasi Asante kotoko after constant pressure got the winner through a Peter Amidu after receiving through ball from skipper Richmond Lamptey....
Minister Winny Holds Banner of Praise Musical Concert in March
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Minister Winny Holds Banner of Praise Musical Concert in March

Ghanaian gospel musician Minister Winny, will hold a musical concert on March 3, 2024 at the Gate House Chapel International to give praises to the Lord.The concert dubbed "The Banner of Praise 2024"with the theme taken from the book of Exodus 17:15 will feature award-winning gospel performers like Minister Michael Narteh, Minister Isaac Aidoo, Minister Patricia Aidoo, Minister Chris and a host others.Known for her spirit filled ministration through music and worship songs, the gospel artistes is expected to lead a night of praise, powerful music and a ministration concert.Minister Winny who will headline the concert will be performing alongside other top tier gospel musicians who have made a lot of impact on the local music scene.The show comes off at exactly 4:00 pm at the Gate H...
Dr. Bawumia Outlines Vision for Mining Sector: Transitioning Towards Responsible Practices
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Dr. Bawumia Outlines Vision for Mining Sector: Transitioning Towards Responsible Practices

In a significant address delivered at the University of Professional Studies in Accra, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party, unveiled a comprehensive vision for Ghana's mining sector. Dr. Bawumia emphasized the imperative of effective regulation, support for small-scale miners, and robust environmental protection measures.Highlighting the substantial involvement of Ghanaians in small-scale mining, estimated at approximately one million individuals, Dr. Bawumia underscored the necessity of transitioning these miners towards responsible practices. He articulated that such a strategy would not only generate more wealth but also contribute to environmental conservation endeavors."About one million people are engaged in small-scale mining. Our goal would be to hel...
John Dramani Mahama Promises to Revamp Black Stars with Home-Grown Talent
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John Dramani Mahama Promises to Revamp Black Stars with Home-Grown Talent

In a bid to rejuvenate the national football team, the National Democratic Congress' (NDC) 2024 flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama, has announced plans to build a new era of the Black Stars with a focus on home-grown players. The announcement was made during the Northern Region leg of his "Building The Ghana We Want Tour," as he campaigns to become the next President of Ghana, seeking to succeed outgoing President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.The Black Stars have faced significant challenges in recent years, culminating in a disappointing first-round exit from the 2023 AFCON in Cote D'Ivoire. With three winless outings, Ghana's national team failed to advance past the group stage for the second consecutive edition of the tournament.Addressing a gathered crowd, Mr John Dramani Mahama expres...
Ghana Midfielder Edmund Addo joins Serbia Superliga club Radnicki Nis
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Ghana Midfielder Edmund Addo joins Serbia Superliga club Radnicki Nis

Ghanaian International Midfielder Edmund Addo has joined Serbia Superliga club Radnicki Nis on loan from Red Stars Belgrade.The loan move is due to expire at the end of the 2023-2024 season and ends Addo’s horror time with the Serbian giant.Radnicki Nis ranks last from bottom in the 16 team Serbian league standings with four wins, five assists and 10 losses in 19 league games.Addo failed to play any competitive game for Red Star after joining the team in the main transfer window in 2023.His extensive lack of playing time played a key role in his absence from the Black Stars squad for the 2023 African Cup of Nations held in Cote d'Ivoire.Ghana failed to win any of three games at the 2023 AFCON and crashed out of the tournament in the first round for the second AFCON edition i...
Institute of Climate and Environmental Governance Raises Concerns Over Emission Levy Implementation
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Institute of Climate and Environmental Governance Raises Concerns Over Emission Levy Implementation

The Institute of Climate and Environmental Governance (ICEG) has expressed apprehension over the implementation of the emission levy, which came into effect on February 1, 2024. The institute raised concerns about the lack of clarity regarding the management of the potential revenues generated by the levy to support climate transition efforts.ICEG acknowledged the economic impact the emission levy may have on motor vehicle owners, reducing their disposable income. Industries reliant on high-emission fossil fuels are also expected to experience increased operational costs. Despite these challenges, the institute emphasized the importance of the levy for Ghana's energy transition agenda in achieving net-zero targets and aligning with environmental objectives and socio-economic well-being. ...
Ghana Demographic and Health Survey Reveals Alarming Trends in Early Sexual Initiation Among Young Women
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Ghana Demographic and Health Survey Reveals Alarming Trends in Early Sexual Initiation Among Young Women

Startling findings from the recently published 2022 Ghana Demographic and Health Survey conducted by the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) shed light on concerning patterns in the sexual initiation of young women. The report discloses that one in ten women had their first sexual encounter before turning 15, highlighting a troubling trend in early sexual initiation.According to the report, 10% of young women aged 15-24 reported engaging in sexual activities before the age of 15, a statistic that raises concerns, especially when compared to the 8% observed among their male counterparts. Furthermore, the data emphasized that 48% of women and 34% of men aged 18–24 experienced their initial sexual encounter before turning 18.The report indicated that this concerning trend has persisted since ...
Ibrahim Osman: West Ham In Negotiation With Nordsjælland  To Sign Ghanaian Youngster
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Ibrahim Osman: West Ham In Negotiation With Nordsjælland To Sign Ghanaian Youngster

English Premier League side West Ham and Danish side Nordsjælland are close to reaching an agreement for 2004 born winger Ibrahim Osman.According to reports, Negotiations are far advanced for the signing of the Ghanaian youngster for a fee around €18m.Ibrahim Osman has also been on the radar of Arsenal, Brighton and Crystal Palace who are said to be monitoring the forwardThe 19-year-old winger has been in top form for the Danish Side with three goals contribution in 3 games.He will join fellow Ghanaian players like Joseph Annan and Mohammed Kudus when the move goes through.