Perez Hilton blamed for Alexander O’Neal’s CBB departure

QUITTER: Soul singer Alexander O’Neal walked out of the Celebrity Big Brother house over the weekend AMERICAN GOSSIP blogger Perez Hilton has faced backlash from fellow Celebrity Big Brother (CBB) housemates after singer Alexander O’Neal walked out of the show over the weekend. The Criticise singer quit the reality television show on Saturday (Jan 18)…

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Gov’t terminates digital migration contract with StarTimes

Source: myjoyonline.com The Ministry of Communications has written to Chinese firm, Star Times, abrogating the contract to supply and install the Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) network platform for Ghana. This, according a letter written by Communications Minister Dr. Edward Omane Boamah to the Attorney-General, was due to the failure of the company to secure the…

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Gov’t ready for “arrogant” IMANI, #OccupyGhana members – Kwakye Ofosu

Source:Starrfmonline.com Deputy Communications Minister Felix Kwakye has said appointees of the Mahama-led administration will no longer tolerate, what he described as, insults and mockery from members of policy think tank, IMANI Ghana. According to him, members of IMANI have consistently poured insults on government officials under the guise of offering policy alternatives. Speaking on Radio…

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Ecobank ordered to pay former CEO US$12.3 million

Source: Reuters Ecobank Transnational Inc. (ETI) was ordered by the commercial court in Abidjan to pay former Chief Executive Officer Thierry Tanoh 7 billion CFA Francs (US$12.3million) in compensation, Francois Koumoin, the president of the court, said. Tanoh, an Ivory Coast national, was removed as CEO of the Lome, Togo-based bank in March last year…

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Stars ready for Lions

Source:Graphic Online The wait is over for the Black Stars as, in few hours, they go into action against Senegal in their opening Group C match at the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Equatorial Guinea. For Captain Asamoah Gyan, the world will have to wait till the starting line-up is released to…

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NPP demands national voters register audit

Source:Graphic Online The Ashanti regional branch of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) is calling for an immediate audit of the national voters’ register because of what it says are ‘massive fraud and irregularities’ it has detected. The party says this must be done to set the parameters right for the 2016 general elections. At a…

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Economy fails to meet target

Source: Daily Guide Ghana’s economy which was touted in 2011 as one of the fastest growing in the world propelled by the start of commercial production of oil a year before cannot be said to be the same now. The country ended 2014 economically on a sour note as its projected growth of 7.1 percent…

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CMS fire: Top officials to be interdicted

Source:Starrfmonline.com Some top officials in charge of the Central Medical Stores are likely to be interdicted today, Monday January 19. The facility which serves as a major depot for World Health Organization’s supplies was burnt down by fire last week. Anti-retroviral medicines for HIV/AIDS patients as well as drugs for malaria and virtually all medicines,…

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Inter Milan chief spotted watching Manchester United duo

The sporting director of Inter Milan, Piero Ausilio, was spotted at last night’s Premier League clash between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates with new reports emerging from Italy claiming that he was there to specially look at two United defenders who could reportedly be leaving at the end of this season. Nemanja Vidic…

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Manchester United linked with move for Serie A defender

Manchester United are being heavily linked with a summer move for Juventus central defender Martin Caceres as a new replacement for Captain Nemanja Vidic, who confirmed that he would not be renewing his contract at Manchester United at the end of the season. Reports from Italy have claimed that David Moyes is monitoring the situation…

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