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Election 2016 Live Updates

Editor in Chief of the New Crusading Guide Abdul Malik Kweku Baako says the Defeat suffered by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was largely self-inflicted.

Some of the jubilant suppoters

Politics

The whole nation erupted into wild jubilation, moments after the Returning Officer of the presidential election, Mrs Charlotte Osei had declared the presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo President-elect of the country.

NDC Parliamentary Candidate for Shai Osudoku, Mrs Linda Obenewaa Akweley Ocloo

Politics

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary Candidate for Shai Osudoku, Mrs Linda Obenewaa Akweley Ocloo, has been elected as the Member of Parliament.

George Andah,  Kweku Rickets Hagan, Afenyo Markins

Politics

The Central Region has made a strong and blunt statement that it will give no political party more than eight years in office.

Nii Lante Vanderpuye, NDC candidate

Politics

While voting was largely peaceful in the Odododiodoo Constituency with occasional hot exchanges between people who believed others wanted to cheat, some conventional arrangements at polling stations were also altered.

Mr Daniel Titus-Glover, Mr Carlos , Kingsley Ahenkorah and Mr Kofi Brako

Politics

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has retained its parliamentary seats in the three constituencies within the Tema metropolis.

Mr Baah Wadieh - acting Government Statistician

General News

The Ghana Statistical Service has launched the Second National Strategy for the Development of Statistics (NSDS II) to cover the period 2017-2021.

DCFO Semekor Fiadzo - Ashanti Regional Fire Commander

General News

The Ashanti Regional Command of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has instituted a scheme to award media houses and journalists who report more activities of the service.

Mr Thabo Mbeki, Former President of South Africa and Head of the Commonwealth Observer Mission, making a statement at a press conference in Accra.

General News

The Commonwealth Observer Group (COG) to Ghana’s 2016 elections has given thumbs up to the process but has urged political parties not to usurp the powers of the Electoral Commission (EC).

Mr Hifikepunye Pohamba (left), a former President of Namibia and Head of the AU Observers Mission, delivering his statement at a press conference in Accra. Picture: EMMANUEL ASAMOAH ADDAI

General News

The African Union Election Observation Mission (AUEOM) to Ghana has applauded the Electoral Commission (EC) and Ghanaians in general for ensuring a peaceful and well-administered 2016 general election.

Some participants viewing projects designed and supervised by the AESL. Picture: Alhandu Abdul-Hamid

General News

The Managing Director of the Architectural Engineering Services Limited (AESL), Mr Louis Satchmo Attia Atongo, has expressed the preparedness of the company to collaborate with Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to implement the government’s affordable housing projects in the country.

Mr Paul Anderson (left), Press and Public Outreach Officer, Mr Tamas Meszerics (2nd left), Chief Observer, Mr Mark Stevens (2nd right), Deputy Chief Observer and Mr Eduard Kukan (right), Member of European Parliament (MEP), addressing the press. Picture: Benedict Obuobi

General News

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) has lauded Ghana for organising  a free and fair election.

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Grid List

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key has resigned, in a move that shocked many observers.

Under Australian law, anyone intercepted trying to reach the country by boat is sent to Manus Island or Nauru [Al Jazeera]

International News

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said he is confident a refugee resettlement deal with the United States will go ahead, despite White House comments which seemed to cast doubt about its future under a Trump administration.

Many South Sudanese are trying to find out if their relatives are dead or alive

International News

Ethnic cleansing is taking place in war-torn South Sudan, the country's UN human rights commission has warned.

Medikal

Showbiz News

7FoldGhana, organisers of  the annual Fufu Party, is ready with its third edition slated for Sunday, December 18 at Page Event Centre, Sakaman in Accra.

Pappy Kojo

Showbiz News

Fante rap sensation Pappy Kojo who took the music industry by storm some two years ago says he will spend Boxing Day, December 26, with his fans in Hohoe.

Lil Win

Showbiz News

The fear of his daughters dating “irresponsible men” and possibly getting pregnant by them is making popular actor Lil Win dread the prospect of having a family with daughters.

Africa football prides itself with stars and talent and in Cameroun, the ladies came out boldly and admiringly to strutt their stuss, exhibiting their God-given talent and honed skill.

Sports News

Another Africa Women's Championship (AWC) is over as the curtains were drawn on the 2016 edition at the Camerounian capital of Yaounde last week Saturday, with a befitting final between hosts, Cameroun and defending champions, Nigeria, incidentally, great rivals and giants of the game.

Borussia Dortmund supporter Christian Kinner from Germany has secured a place in the new Guinness World Records 2017 Edition for the doing the world’s Longest shout.

Joe Dodoo

Sports News

Ghana striker Joe Dodoo’s incredible volley against Partick Thistle for Rangers FC has been voted by fans as the club’s Goal of the Month for November.

Mr Fitzgerald Odonkor (left), CEO of Capital Bank, in an interaction with Dr Mensah Otabil (right), the Board Chairman of the bank, and Dr Stephen Enchill, the Vice Board Chairman

Business News

On December 1, 2015, First Capital Plus, an indigenous bank, embarked on a new journey. The very first step to mark the new forward-thinking approach and the vision to become the local bank of excellence for African markets was marked by rebranding from First Capital Plus Bank to Capital Bank.

Invest in Africa (IIA), in partnership with Canon, has trained 22 Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Ghana’s printing industry.

Business News

Invest in Africa (IIA), in partnership with Canon, has trained 22 Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Ghana’s printing industry.

Mr Stephen Antwi (right) sharing a point with Mr Chrishoph Retzlaff, the German Ambassador.

Business News

The German Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Christoph Retzlaff, says the mission in Ghana will contribute its quota to ensure the country stays on course for its economic stability.

Kissing is the foundation of foreplay. Kissing leads to making out, and making out leads to dry humping, which means sex, which means… well, that’s where it ends. But even still, there are some things that can happen during kisses that are less than ideal.

As a marriage therapist, I see a lot of couples, a lot of heartbreak, and a lot of sadness. Then—eventually—that turns into a lot of happiness and smiles. I see them thinking, "yes, we are going to make it." Those are the moments that I hang on to.

Muscle ache is a symptom of juvenile arthritis

Lifestyle

Many individuals are aware of arthritis in older people   but  it’s worthy to note  that it’s also present in children. Arthritis implies that there is swelling with warmth in a particular body part. It’s accompanied by pain, reduction in joint movement and stiffness.