Gov’t withdraws Special Prosecutor Bill

The Office of the Special Prosecutor Bill has been withdrawn from Parliament by government following calls by the minority. The Parliamentary, Constitutional and Legal Committee of Parliament last week rejected a request by government for…

Nigerian who named pet dog Buhari cleared

Charges have been dropped against a 41-year-old Nigerian man who named his dog after President Muhammadu Buhari. Joachim Iroko, a market trader also known as Joe Fortemose Chinakwe, was arrested in 2016 accused of conduct likely to cause a…

Rashida arrested over ‘porn’ video

Controversial ‘Jigwe’ award winner Rashida Black Beauty has been arrested by the Police in Berekum in the Brong Ahafo region over her nude video that was released on social media last week. Rashida, who came under a lot of fire for…

France wildfires force mass evacuation

Wildfires in south-eastern France have forced the evacuation of 10,000 people overnight, officials say. Hundreds of firefighters have been deployed to battle the fires near Bormes-les-Mimoses, in the country's Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur…

Kotoko, Hearts clash to be played August 6

The Premier League game between Accra Hearts of Oak and rivals Kumasi Asante Kotoko has been rescheduled to Sunday August 6, 2017. The game was postponed indefinitely after the Porcupine Warriors were involved in a fatal accident on the…