My nose has played a role in my success – Akrobeto

Veteran actor Akrobeto has attributed his success in life partly to his nose. Speaking in a recent interview on the EwithBecks Show with Joy News’ Becky, the actor reveals that if not for his nose and talent he wouldn’t be where he is now. Akrobeto, real name Akwasi Boadi, noted that he is not bothered when people […]

Prempeh, Frobel, Family First basic schools win in maiden OLAG Robo competition

Three Basic schools in Ashanti Region emerged tops in the maiden edition of Our Lady of Grace Robotic Completion regional contest. They are Prempeh Experimental ‘B’ and ‘C’, Frobel Educational Centre and Family First International. Each took the first prizes in the various categories to beat ten other competitors. Prempeh Experimental ‘B’ proved exceptional in […]

5,000 Jobs to be lost if private schools collapse

The Conference of Heads of Private Second-Cycle Schools (CHOPSS) and the Ghana National Association of Private Schools (GNAPS) have warned that the collapse of private senior high schools (SHSs) will lead to the loss of about 5,000 jobs. That, he said, was in addition to its related loss of tax revenue for the state, loss […]

President Akufo Addo Breaks Silence on recent cases of kidnapping

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday broke his silence on recent cases of kidnapping in the country and gave an assurance that tough decisions were being taken by the government to deal decisively with the matter. He stated that unlike Nigeria, Ghana had not known such unfortunate phenomenon of kidnapping, adding that “we need […]

National Association of Nzema Students,KNUST Chapter to hold its Annual Alumni Home coming, Socialization and Handing over Ceremony on 4th May

  The National Association of Nzema Students (KNUST-CHAPTER) headed by Mr Joseph Awuakah Ellison is set to hold its annual Alumni home coming, Socialization and handing over ceremony at CCB, KNUST. The Event, is themed “Promoting the Spirit of Solidarity in Nzema, the role of NANS”, to be held on Saturday, 4th May, 2019. The […]

Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II thanks God for 20 years reign

Scores of people yesterday joined the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, at a thanksgiving Mass at the St. Cyprian’s Anglican Cathedral in Kumasi to mark 20 years of his enstoolment. There was also a heavy attendance of the clergy, including the Archbishop of the Anglican Province of West Africa, Rt Rev. Daniel Yinkah-Sarfo; a former […]

KIDNAPPINGS: Police assure expatriate community of safety

Ashanti Regional Police Command has assured Indian nationals and other expatriates in the region of adequate security and protection. The Command says foreign nationals should go about their businesses without fear as measures are being rolled out to ward off threats. Last week, a thirty-year-old Indian businessman was rescued almost 24 hours after unknown persons bundled […]

UENR: student who blackmailed ladies with nude photos, videos suspended indefinitely

Authorities of the University of Energy and Natural Resources in Sunyani have suspended a student indefinitely for blackmailing female students with their nude pictures and videos. Benjamin Ofoe, a Level 400 Mechanical Engineering student, was cited for gross indiscipline and insubordination following Joy News investigation into his alleged involvement in the possession and distribution of the pornographic […]

At least 5 killed in Burkina Faso church attack

At least five people including a Senior Pastor have died following an attack on a protestant church in Burkina Faso, Sunday. Security and local reports say the attack took place in Silgadji, 60 km from Djibo, the capital of Soum province in the north of the country. “Unidentified armed individuals attacked the Silgadji Protestant Church, […]