Year: 2024

Richard Jakpa to Face Cross-Examination by Attorney General in Ambulance Trial

Today, Tuesday, June 18, marks a crucial juncture in the ongoing ambulance trial as businessman Richard Jakpa is scheduled to undergo cross-examination by the Attorney General (AG). This follows the completion of cross-examination by lawyers representing Dr. Ato Forson, the first accused, last Thursday, June 13. While it remains uncertain whether the AG, Godfred Dame, […]

Ghana And Other West African Countries Faces Blackouts Amid Gas Supply Disruption from Nigeria

Several parts of Ghana and neighboring West African countries are currently grappling with blackouts due to a prolonged disruption in gas supply from Nigeria. This development has plunged cities in Ghana, the Republic of Benin, and Togo into darkness, highlighting the region’s energy vulnerabilities. The West African Gas Pipeline Company Limited (WAPCo), based in Accra, […]

Ghana to Receive US$2 Billion Concessionary Loan from South Korea for Economic Transformation

In a significant development for Ghana’s economy, Deputy Finance Minister Stephen Amoah has announced that the country is set to receive a US$2 billion concessionary loan from South Korea. This financial injection is aimed at supporting Ghana’s economic transformation and will be complemented by additional funds from international financial institutions. The loan from South Korea […]

Niger’s Ousted President Mohamed Bazoum Faces Prosecution as Court Lifts Immunity

In a dramatic turn of events, Niger’s highest court has lifted the immunity of Mohamed Bazoum, the country’s democratically elected president who was overthrown nearly a year ago by mutinous soldiers. This decision, confirmed by Bazoum’s lawyer on Friday, paves the way for the military junta to prosecute him for alleged high treason. Bazoum, along […]

“Exploring African Cinema: Party Jollof Africa and Worital Launch Podcast and Show Series”

Lagos, Nigeria – June 13, 2024 – Party Jollof Africa, a leading platform supporting African content creators, announces its collaboration with Worital to launch exciting projects aimed at bridging the gap in the African entertainment industry. The projects include: These projects align with Party Jollof Africa’s mission to empower African content creators and connect them […]

Massive Demonstration in Accra Demands End to Chronic Power Shortages

Ghana’s capital, Accra, was shaken by a large-scale demonstration on Saturday as civil society groups rallied to demand an end to the country’s persistent power shortages. The protest, strategically timed to begin at dusk when many neighborhoods experience electricity cuts, temporarily halted vehicular traffic on the usually bustling Madina Road. The rally was spearheaded by […]

Franca Choice: A Journey of Versatility, Adaptability, and Family Commitment

We had the privilege of speaking with Francisca Isioma Echefu, known to many as Franca Choice. A dynamic professional, Franca excels as a Global Brand Ambassador, Event Host, Certified Family and Couples Therapist, and Author. Additionally, she is an entrepreneur in the fashion industry, affectionately known as #QueenPeplum. With a personal and professional life dedicated […]

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