• Why Dogboe lost his WBO title

    Why Dogboe lost his WBO title0

    Boxing sensation Isaac Dogboe was given a rude shock of his life when he was handed a humiliating defeat by Emmanual Navarrete, in the second defence of his World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Super Batamweight title at the Madison Square Garden, United States of America (USA), Sunday morning. It was Dogboe’s first defeat in the professional

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  • The untold story of Kweku Adoboli

    The untold story of Kweku Adoboli0

    Rogue trader, gambler, fraudster are expressions that often headline stories about Kweku Adoboli, the Ghanaian-born former trader of Swiss banking giant, UBS, who got caught up in the middle of what is described as the largest unauthorised trading loss in British history. Since Kweku Adoboli’s story broke, the narrative has mostly been narrowed to ‘a

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  • Ghana’s red-hot funerals: Buried in a chilli pepper

    Ghana’s red-hot funerals: Buried in a chilli pepper1

    Ghanaians take great pride in making coffins that reflect the life, dreams, passions and status of the dead. Loved ones believe the dead should get the best possible send-off, with funerals being elaborate affairs. Journalists Fellipe Abreu and Henrique Hedler visited two Kane Kwei Carpentry Workshops, in the capital Accra and the southern city of

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  • Can voluntary colonialism curb migration from Africa to Europe?

    Can voluntary colonialism curb migration from Africa to Europe?0

     A controversial proposal by a German minister that foreign powers acquire land in Africa to curb migration has been rejected by the African Union, writes the BBC’s Dickens Olewe. The European Union, or a body like the World Bank, should build and run cities in Africa in order to boost job creation and development on

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  • How Queen Elizabeth II will step down without losing her title

    How Queen Elizabeth II will step down without losing her title0

    The British monarchy planted its roots for more than 1,000 years, and there are some staunch traditions that go along with that. One of the strongest senses of duty for the head of state is to serve for life. That might have been easy enough when kings would die in battle or from sudden disease,

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  • Zabzugu District Hospital lacks Radiographer

    Zabzugu District Hospital lacks Radiographer0

    Residents of zabzugu district cannot access the services of a Radiographer, though there is an X’Ray machine purchased and mounted at the District Hospital for the past three years. Counting the difficulty and frustration some patients go through, a participant at the recently held Town Hall Meeting made a passionate appeal to the DCE Mr.

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