Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Gambian government hit by ‘resignations’

Three senior government ministers in The Gambia have resigned, as President Yahya Jammeh defies calls to step down when his term expires on Thursday, the opposition Fatu network news site reports. The ministers of foreign affairs, finance and...

I’m ready for appointment – Freddie Blay

Acting national chairman of the New Patriotic Party Freddie Blay has said he is open for an appointment by President Akufo-Addo. Mr. Blay, who expressed interest to be Speaker of Parliament in the 7th Parliament,...

CARTOON OF THE DAY: Black Stars go!

As Africa’s biggest football show piece, The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) gets underway in Gabon today, the president of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on the senior national team, the Black...

IMF deal not approved by parliament – Osei Akoto

Government of Ghana’s loan agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was not approved by the country’s parliament, according to Dr. Anthony Osei Akoto, Minister-designate for Monitoring and Evaluation. He argued that the previous administration...

MH370: Search for vanished Malaysian airliner suspended

The search for the Malaysian airliner that disappeared three years ago with 239 on board has been suspended. In a statement, Australia, Malaysia and China said the decision was taken with "sadness" after a fruitless...

Kwesé Free Sports unveils 24-hour sports programming on Viasat1

Econet Media has officially activated its 24-hour daily broadcast free-to-air sports channel, Kwesé Free Sports in Ghana following the acquisition of Viasat1 announced in December. The channel has been rebranded to Kwesé Free Sports and...

PODCAST : Morning Starr – January 16,2017

The Morning Starr with Nii Arday Clegg has all you missed on trending news and more. Download and listen to today's edition.

Gambians flee ahead of Barrow ‘inauguration’

A worker at The Gambia's main ferry crossing has told the BBC that thousands of people are fleeing every day as they are "afraid of war". "People are in chaos, people are leaving" as they...

PODCAST: Starr Midday News – Jan.16

Making headlines in the Starr Mid-day News; unending activities of a quack doctor in the Eastern Region, thousands of mourners troupe Kumasi  for the farewell ceremony of late Asantehemaa, more on these and other...

Ed Sheeran to release Twi song

English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran's new album is set to feature a Twi track. The track titled 'Bibia Be Ye Yie' is on the album which will be released on March 3, will also have a...

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