CHAN 2022: Black Galaxies face Niger test in quarterfinal

Black Galaxies begin their CHAN 2022 trophy chase on January 13 against Madagascar The Black Galaxies will face Niger in the quarterfinal of the 2022 African Nations Championship (CHAN) following the latter’s 1-0 win over Cameroon on Tuesday night. Ousseni Badamassi’s 69th-minute strike ensured Niger toppled Cameroon to finish top in Group E, setting up […]

FIFA launches education initiative designed to develop digital skills of member associations

FIFA has launched FIFA Digital Skills, an educational programme designed to develop the expertise of professionals in the global football community on all things digital, through a dedicated e-learning platform and a series of live masterclasses. As administrative and business activities continue to develop due to emerging technologies, the programme will be a crucial tool […]

Ghana’s sovereign bonds were already in ‘junk status’ prior to Russia/Ukraine war” – AfDB

Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta Ghana’s sovereign bonds were already trading distressed prior to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the Africa Development Bank’s 2023 Africa’s Macroeconomic Performance and Outlook has revealed. This it said was due to fiscal concerns and widening spread which has expanded further by more than 1,500 basis points since August 2022. The report said […]

Domestic Debt Exchange: Exclude rural banks, individuals – IEA to government

Dr. John Kwakye The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) is asking the government to exclude rural banks, individual bondholders and pension funds from the Domestic Debt Exchange programme given their relative financial vulnerability. According to the Director of Research, Dr. John Kwakye, government should be seen to lead the way in burden-sharing in cutting expenditure, […]

My mother has never watched any of my movies – Yvonne Nelson reveals

Many successful people have families that stand as support pillars, but this is not the case for Yvonne Nelson. The actress revealed for the first time that her family, especially her mother, has never watched any of her movies since she began her career in 2007. She detailed that her mother has never been interested […]

Portugal announces debt-for-nature swap in Cape Verde

Cape Verde is at the mercy of rising sea levels Portugal has announced that all debt repayments it receives from its former colony of Cape Verde will be fully reinvested into the African country to drive its transition to a greener and more sustainable future. The archipelago of 10 small islands, off Africa’s west coast, […]

We will cooperate with CHRAJ investigation – National Cathedral Board

The Board of Trustees of the National Cathedral has assured that they will fully cooperate with the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) in the investigation into alleged corrupt practices relating to the project. This, the Board believes will restore the trust of all Ghanaians in the activities of the Cathedral. A statement […]

Profile of new Minority Leadership in Parliament

The leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Parliament was changed on Tuesday, January 24, 2023. According to the party, Dr Cassiel Ato Forson has taken over from Haruna Iddrisu as the new Minority Leader. Ellembelle MP, Kofi Armah Boah will replace James Klutse Avedzi as Deputy Minority Leader. Kwame Agbodza is now the […]