YOUTH CONNEKT AFRICA SUMMIT 2021 HELD IN ACCRA

The Youth Connekt Africa Summit is an annual event held to unify Africans and also empower the upcoming young ones with the “can do spirit.” This year’s summit was held at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC), the pride of the Ghanaian entity. This period turns out to be a moment full of celebrations, a …

CAMPUS NEWS: UNIVERSITY OF GHANA’S SRC ELECTIONS COMES OFF TOMORROW.

The University of Ghana, as well known as Legon, is said to have its Students Representative Council (SRC) elections on Wednesday, October 19, 2021 after the completion of the much heated and necessary vetting process the candidates had to pass through as the preliminary stage demands. Students schooling in the university, will be given the …

CAMPUS NEWS: A FINAL YEAR STUDENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GHANA DIES A DAY TO HIS FINAL EXAMS.

A final year intelligent (level 400) student at the University of Ghana dies a day to his final examination. The brilliant student, Daniel Anane Wadie, was abjectly seeking medical assistance at the University of Ghana Hospital while he was still in school. Daniel Anane Wadie Daniel Anane Wadie, also know as Vandal Danny, who really …

FARMAN POLITICAL TEAM; “WE ARE HOLDING NOTHING BACK UNTIL WE WIN!!!”

The Presidential aspirant of the Farman Political Team, David Nana Appiah, following the ongoing brouhaha pertaining the GIJ-SRC Election results, took the case to court yesterday, Monday, 6 September, 2021 to deliberate the matter of his disqualification, and the other Presidential aspirants also also did same. Presidential aspirant, David Nana Appiah. The Presidential aspirant, together …

CAMPUS NEWS: GIJ-SRC, PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANT, EDEM VINE TUTU, HAS RELEASE PRESS STATEMENT ON THE DISQUALIFICATION OF HIS COLLEAGUE CONTESTANTS.

Presidential candidate of Vineyard, Edem Vine Tutu, who recorded 87.2% after the GIJ-SRC vetting results was pronounced has expressed his opinion in a press release format on the disqualification of his competitors, and their elimination from the upcoming GIJ-SRC elections. The press release was published on Sunday, September 5, 2021. In his press release, he …

CAMPUS NEWS: GIJ-SRC VETTING RESULTS ENDED WITH SOME CANDIDATES GETTING DISQUALIFIED FOR NOT MEETING THE EC’S REQUIRED PERCENTAGE.

Students who have contested for certain positions in GIJ after the vetting procedure, sometimes get disqualified for one reason or the other. However, this year's disqualification of candidates is no exception. Vetting of candidates for the 2021 upcoming GIJ-SRC elections took place on Thursday, September 3 with the results being announced yesterday, Saturday, September 5, …

TRAILER: THE SKYMEDIA FILMS PRODUCTION BRINGS AN EXCITING SERIES TO YOU SOON!

Hello lovely peeps, have you ever heard of a new YouTube series called UpTown? If no, don’t worry, I know you have not heard much of it. Well, remain patient as always and keep calm as the Skymedia, together with a group of an illustrious actors and actresses bring to you an exceptional and intriguing …

UNIVERSITY OF CAPE COAST HAS BEEN RANKED THE NUMBER 1 UNIVERSITY IN WEST AFRICA.

The University of Cape Coast has been ranked Number One university in West Africa, by the 2022 Times Higher Education annual rankings. The process to go through to be ranked in the Prestigious World University Rankings are; Universities must publish at least 1,000 papers in reputable publications in a five-year period – between 2016 and …

GIJ-SRC ELECTION: MISS BELINDA AGYEIKU EYIFAH APPOINTED AS RUNNING MATE TO THE VINEYARD TEAM.

Miss Belinda Agyeiku Eyifah, a bold, confident and an intelligent young lady, is a diploma one student at the prestigious communication institute in Ghana, Ghana Institute of Journalism. She has been appointed as the Vice President hopeful of the Vineyard crew for this year’s GIJ-SRC Election. At her age, Miss Belinda possesses vast knowledge, skills …

I GREW UP IN POVERTY, BUT ROSE TO BECOME AMERICA’S NUMBER ONE SURGEON. – THE LIFE OF DR. K. OBENG.

A Ghanaian American surgeon, Dr. Michael K. Obeng, who was raised in pure poverty in Ghana to be one of the best plastic surgeons in the United States. He rose to the limelight after he helped a black woman, known as Tessica Brown, who mistakenly used gorilla glue on her hair. He came up with …

NEWS UPDATE: C/R; 10 PERISH IN CAR ACCIDENT AT GOMOA MAMPONG

Ten people in the Central Region have died in a fatal accident that occurred at Gomoa Mampong on the Kasoa-Winneba Highway in the Central Region on Sunday, August 22. The fatal accident occurred after two buses collided leaving several others injured in a bad state. The injured have been admitted to Winneba Trauma Hospital for …

NEWS UPDATE: H.S NANA AKUFO ADDO IS EMBARKING ON A TRIP TO GERMANY TODAY.

President Nana Akufo-Addo will from today, Sunday, the 22nd of August 2021, embark on an official visit to the Federal Republic of Germany at the invitation of the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel. The one week visit will see the President hold a meeting with officials of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer to discuss the establishment …

GIJ STUDENTS RETURN TO SCHOOL AS UTAG CALLS OFF STRIKE.

Students in the Ghana Institute Of Journalism (GIJ), return back to school to continue lessons as UTAG calls off its strike. GIJ works under the umbrella of the University Teachers' Association of Ghana and as such it has to conform to the association's bidding and rules- restricting teachers from teaching during a strike is one …

UTAG CALLS OFF ITS STRIKE PAVING WAY FOR ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES TO CONTINUE.

The University Teachers' Association of Ghana (UTAG), has currently called off its unexpected strike following an agreement between the National Labour Commission and the Employment Ministry as charges against the association is discontinued. Facts indicate that, poor condition of services and other challenges accounted for the association's withdrawal from teaching activities and this initiative executed …

SPORTS PLUS: NAOMI OSAKA – “ITS OK TO NOT BE OK”.

Renowned tennis superstar, Naomi Osaka made revelations about her mental health strains and also emphasized on her decision to exempt herself from participating in the French Open in an essay published on Thursday in Time magazine, saying "it's O.K. to not be O.K." Osaka skipped Wimbledon and withdrew from the French Open after she was …

SPORTS PLUS: THE VICE PRESIDENT REWARDS HASAACAS LADIES WITH GHC50,000 FOR CLINCHING ZONE B TROPHY.

The 2020/2021 women's Zone B football league with Hasaacas ladies emerging as the winner and also taking away the ultimate price has sparked some rewards to them as Ghanaians are very proud of them. The veep, His Excellency, Dr. Mahammudu Bawumia has appreciated these ones. The Ghanaian champions however visited the Vice President, Dr.Mahammudu Bawumia …

SPORTS PLUS: NASCO GIVES 60K DOLLARS TO THE BLACK STAR TEAM FOR THE AFCON ‘21.

Electroland Ghana Limited, also known as NASCO has donated an amount of USD 60,000 in support of the Black Stars as they make preparations for the 2021 African Cup of Nations, (AFCON), and the 2022 World Cup qualifiers. The benignant gesture depicted by the electronic company is in response to President Akuffo-Addo's call on corporate …

TISSUE USED BY LIONEL MESSI, TO WIPE HIS TEARS IS BEING AUCTIONED FOR $1 MILLION.

The tissue that Lionel Messi used to wipe off his tears during his emotional farewell speech at FC Barcelona is said to be on sale for an eye-watering $1 million. Messi’s transfer from FC Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain, (PSG) this summer caused shockwaves in the footballing fraternity across the world.During his farewell speech, when Messi …

NEWS UPDATE: 1 DEAD, ANOTHER INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT AT FETTEH KAKRABA.

A 45-year-old man, Kofi Nyame, has met his death, while another in critical condition in a gory accident at Fetteh Kakraba on the Kasoa-Cape Coast Highway. This ensued when an unbearable accident happened at the said place. The crash involved a faulty tipper truck parked by the roadside and a pickup with registration number GW …

POPULAR GHANAIAN ACTRESS, MAAME SERWAA CELEBRATES HER 21st BIRTHDAY TODAY.

Clara Amoateng Benson, popularly known as Maame Serwaa, is a young Ghanaian actress and brand ambassador, and today, August 19, 2021 marks her birthday. A blissful day everyone looks forward to in their lives. Maame Serwaa is undoubtedly a prolific actress who has featured in many movies which center on moral significance. In April 2018, …

STOP INTIMIDATING US WITH COURT THREATS; LECTURERS ARE ANNOYED – UTAG PREZ CAUTIONS LABOUR COMMISSION.

UTAG President, Prof. Charles Marfo has sent a strong message to the National Labour Commission regarding their resort to the court to arbitrate the ongoing impasse between them and the government over their conditions of service. The University lecturers have been on strike for the past 2 weeks now, demanding that government resolve their conditions …

UTAG AGREES TO SUSPEND ITS STRIKE AS THE NLC AND EMPLOYMENT MINISTRY DECIDE TO TERMINATE LEGAL PROCEEDINGS.

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG), has agreed to put an end to its strike following an emergency meeting with the National Labour Commission (NLC) and Employment and Labour Relations Ministry. News about this, is encompassed in a memorandum of agreement between the government and the Teachers Association.The National Labour Commission in connivance with …

NEWS UPDATE: MOMO CONFIRMED AS THE BIGGEST MOBILE MONEY PLATFORM IN GHANA.

Momo is a mobile money channel introduced by the Mobile Telecommunication Network (MTN), to facilitate easy transfer of money from one medium to another and used as a coupon for conducting other business transactions. The platform today, has been named as the biggest in the field of transferring money. The mobile money platform has been …

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: AFIA POKUAA KEEPS ON DONATING SELFLESSLY TO DETACHED COMMUNITIES.

Afia Pokuaa, popularly known as Vim Lady on the social media landscape, is a Ghanaian media personality and the Head of Programs at the Despite Media Group, operating Peace FM, Okay FM, Neat FM and Hello FM in Kumasi. She is the former editor of Adom FM, a subsidiary of Multimedia Group Limited, and the …

NEW UPDATE: COVID-19 DELTA-VIRANT KILLS THREE CHILDREN IN ACCRA.

Children between 22 months and 11years are getting affected by the COVID-19 Virus in Ghana's third wave of infection, health officials reported. The new delta-vibrant kills children in Accra. Dr. Frank Owusu-Sekyere, who is in charge of the Ghana Medical Association's COVID-19 team for the Greater Accra Region, speaking on Asaase Radio on Tuesday August …

NEWS UPDATE: A CLASS FOUR PUPIL GETS PREGNANT FOR CLASSMATE, AT THE LAKPOWUNOR D/A BASICS SCHOOL.

Teenage pregnancy is discovered to be on the rise at the Lakpowunor D/A School in the Ningo-Prampram Constituency of the Greater Accra Region. The school authorities have expressed worried about the growing rate of teenage pregnancy amongst pupils of the school. According to them, the situation is so alarming to the extent that, a pupil …

A SCHOOL IN EASTERN REGION HAS BEEN CLOSED DOWN DUE TO ATTEMPT ON TEACHER’S LIFE.

Something horrific has occurred in the Kodjonya Millennium Presbyterian Junior High School in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality in the Eastern region, causing the school to be temporarily closed down. This incident took place on Wednesday, August 11 when a cutlass-wielding young man stormed the school in an attempt to attack a teacher. The teacher …

THROUGH THE IYES FOUNDATION, I HELP PEOPLE IN MY COMMUNITY FIND THIER FEET – MISS OYOE RICHES.

Miss Karen Oyoe Riches Quartey, is a prime product impact of the life changing conference, the International Youth Empowerment Summit (iYES), a young, bold and confident lady, doing so much for her community, from the first time she joined the conference since 2017. Miss Oyoe Riches, is just 18years of age and she is doing …

PERSONALITY PROFILE: MISS ELIZABETH OHENE, GHANA’S OWN PRODUCT.

Miss Elizabeth Akua Ohene was born 24 January, 1945 and attended Mawuli School at Ho, between 1958 and 1964. She gained admission to the University of Ghana in 1964 and graduated with BA (Hons) in English in 1967. The former Minister of State, also attended University of Indiana, Bloomington, Indiana in the United States, where …

iYES CONFERENCE ‘21: PROCRASTINATION IS THE REAL KILLER OF DREAMS.

The International Youth Empowerment Summit has finally taken place on its first day as scheduled. For months, weeks and days, you have waited and anticipated, and the conference came as expected. The conference which has been in existence for the past 7 years now, was scheduled for 12th and 13th August, 2021, took off at …

ELIZABETH OHENE HAS BEEN APPOINTED CHAIR OF SSNIT BOARD.

The former minister, Elizabeth Ohene, has been appointed to chair the board of trustees of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT). Elizabeth Ohene, once a journalist, a feature writer, politician and former minister of state in the John Kufuor government, has been appointed the chair of the board of trustees of the Social …

THE YOUTHFUL AND USEFUL VIRTUAL CONFERENCE IS UNDERWAY.

The Youthful and Useful Conference is a vibrant conference program under the auspices of the Youthful and Useful Network. It’s core mandate is to impact into the lives of the youth of this country to be the better version of themselves and find those purpose. This year’s conference is underway and it’s scheduled for online. …

NEW PATRIOTIC PARTY SET TO HOLD ITS 2021 CONSTITUENCY ANNUAL DELEGATES CONFERENCE.

The New Patriotic Party in a Press Release on the 10th of August, 2021, signed by the General Secretary of the Party, John Boadu, has announced to the general public and its party members on their upcoming 2021 Constituency Annual Delegates Conference dated to take place from Saturday, August 21, 2021 to Friday, August 27, …

SHEIKH DALMOOK AL MAKTOUM AGREES TO REFUND MONEY INVOLVING THE PROVISION OF SPUTNIK COVID-19 VACCINES.

Not long ago when we heard a news that the health minister, Kweku Agyeman-Manu was chasing Sheik Ahmed Dalmook Al Maktoum for the refund of a huge some of money involving the distribution of Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccines.Currently, the Ministry of Health says Sheikh Ahmed Dalmook Al Maktoum has agreed to refund $2,470,000 paid by …

THE GREATER ACCRA REGIONAL MINISTER COLLABORATES WITH SECURITY INSTITUTIONS TO STRICTLY ENFORCE SAFETY PROTOCOLS.

The Greater Accra Region has recorded a surge in the number of Covid-19 cases due to the inhabitants' stubbornness in adhering to the safety guidelines. The Greater Accra Regional Minister in collaboration with the Greater Accra Regional Security Council (REGSEC), the Regional Police Command and the Regional Health Directorate of the Ghana Health Service, has …

PRAYE TIATIA’S WIFE, ACTRESS BEVERLY AFAGLO’S HOUSE BURNT TO ASHES.

The residence of popular Ghanaian actress, Beverly Afaglo, who also doubles up as a proprietor and the own of the North Hills International School has completely been destroyed by fire. The entire house was razed down to ashes as men from the Ghana National Fire Service could not douse the raging fire. Beverly who announced …

TEACHER KWADWO HAS BEEN SUMMONED BY THE GHANA EDUCATION SERVICE OVER ALLEGED PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCTS.

The Disciplinary Committee of the Akrofuom District Education Directorate has summoned Michael Owusu Afriyie, popularly known as Teacher Kwadwo over what they termed as “alleged professional misconducts”. An invitation letter served to him and published by 3news.com, he is to appear before the committee on Tuesday, August 10 at Akrofuom District Assembly Hall at 11:00 …

WE WON’T CALL OFF STRIKE DESPITE COURT ORDER – UTAG

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG), as you read is still embarking on its indefinite strike action that took effect on Monday 2nd August, 2021 due to its disparities with the government not paying them as agreed. They have reaffirmed their stand not to go back to the lecture halls, if the government will …

SERGIO AGUERO SUSTAINS AN INJURY AND MOVES OUT OF ACTION FOR SOMETIME.

Sergio Kun Aguero is a gifted footballer signed by FC Barcelona from Manchester City in England due to his spectacular performance on the field of play. However, Sergio Aguero is unlikely to make his Barcelona debut until late October at the earliest after a right calf injury prevents him from action around 10 weeks. The …

THE TEHILLAH EXPERIENCE TO WILL BE HELD AT THE STADIUM NEXT YEAR – OHEMAA MERCY.

Ghana’s own popular gospel musician, Ohemaa Mercy held her “Tehilah Event” and the number of people that shown up at the event wasn’t a small crowd. In an interview with a T.V station after the event, the forerunner of the “Tehilah Event” says, next year God willing, the event will be held at the stadium …

WHY LIONEL MESSI IS PARTING WAYS WITH FC BARCELONA IN SPAIN.

Lionel Andres Messi is an Argentine born footballer and one of the best players in the world. He is the playmaker of football club Barcelona and the winner of six ballon dollar awards instituted by the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) is set to part way with FC Barcelona. He has also won numerous …

CAMPUS NEWS: KNUST RELEASES SRC ELECTION RESULTS.

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has released its annual mandatory SRC election results for all students to know who won this year’s election as many contested. This happens yearly and it’s the responsibility of the electoral commission of the institution to handle that task. The Student Representative Council in all universities and …

NEWS UPDATE: MANAGEMENTS OF UNIVERSITIES HAVE POSTPONED END OF SEMESTER EXAMS DUE TO UTAG STRIKE.

The managements of most institutions and universities in the country have called off or scheduled the date of the last semester examinations to in schools another day and time all in the name of the UTAG on-going indefinite strike in the country. Institutions and Universities in the country were really doing pretty well in their …

JUST IN: GIJ RELEASES EXPECTED LOGIC AND CRITICAL THINKING RESULTS FOR FIRST YEARS.

The management of the prestigious communication school in West Africa and in Ghana to be sure for that, Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), has released its results of one of the courses taken by first year’s students last semester. Lecturers for that particular course have now come out with the results for all students to …

JUST IN: THE SPEAKER OF PARLIAMENT’S CONVOY INVOLVED IN A FATAL ACCIDENT.

The Speaker of Parliament, Hon Alban Sumana Bagbin Kingsford’s convoy has been involved in a fatal accident today, not long ago. The accident happened in the early hours of Friday morning August 6, 2021. The Speaker involved in an accident, but he is well. The Speaker’s dispatch rider, Chief Inspector Kraakyire Abednego, is feared in …

OUR ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE ANDY OPPONG DANKYI ONLINE JOURNALISTIC GIVEAWAY.

Andy Oppong Dankyi, is a young, vibrant and bold upcoming journalist and the host of the forthcoming campus show on Youtube together with his industrious team is celebrating their one year anniversary of a fruitful journey so far in the field of freelance Journalism (online blogging) which is scheduled for today, August 10, 2021. It …