Foreign

Nigeria unrest: Footballer Ogu calls on players to boycott games

Midfielder for Nigeria national team John Ogu has called for a boycott of their upcoming games to protest against police brutality amid continuing violence in the commercial capital, Lagos. Nigerian citizens have been protesting across the country for weeks now against a police unit, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), that rights groups had for years […]

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Politics

Know the facts before passing judgements – Buhari to Akufo-Addo etc

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the international community, especially those who have shared concerns about the protests in Nigeria, to know the facts before making judgements. Several days of protests to get the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (Sars) unit of the Nigerian police disbanded has degenerated into violence and shooting of peaceful protesters. This has […]

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Foreign

Nigeria president warns protesters; fails to address shooting

President for  Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari spoke to the nation about the unrest that has enveloped the country in recent days without making any mention of the fatal shooting of peaceful protesters that sparked international outrage. Buhari called on Nigerians to quit the demonstration and engage with the government in a short televised speech on Thursday. […]

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Politics

we’ve not thrown our support for any party… NEC is yet to decide- UPP Odike

The office of the flag bearer of the United Progress Party (UPP) Mr. Akwasi Addai Odike has issued a statement, debunking false info peddled that the party has declared their support for one of the main political parties ahead of the soon coming presidential elections. Misinformation vis-à-vis their alignment with the party of their choice […]

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Health

“Marijuana” never existed in the English language. See how it came about

Pot, weed, marijuana, devils lettuce, ganja, reefer — you’ve heard it all. The cannabis plant has several names and terminology nowadays; however, this has not always been the case. The word “marijuana,” specifically, is a somewhat newer term for cannabis in the English language, with its history being one that many either do not know […]

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Business

Over 4k ‘galamseyers’ trained to start operations again

About 4,500 small-scale miners who were trained at the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) have resumed operations under proper supervision and regulation by the government, Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh, Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, has revealed. Speaking at a press conference in Accra on Wednesday, October 21, Mr Asomah-Cheremeh explained that in order to make […]

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Governance

214 seized excavators cannot be accounted for by Lands Ministry

Kwaku Asomah Cheremeh, the Minister for Lands and Natural Resources has said that the Ministry has currently 157 seized excavators in its possession. According to him, following a Cabinet decision in March 2020, his Ministry took direct responsibility to streamline and manage small-scale mining activities by taking an inventory of various equipment seized by the […]

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Business

2020 elections: NBU officials hold 3rd community engagement at Asawase

Officials of the European Union Funded Project (No Business as Usual) on Saturday 17th October 2020 had their third community engagement event on peaceful elections with residents of Aboabo within the Asawase consituency. It was patterned after preceding ones which took place at Asawase and New Zongo electoral areas. It saw the attendants of Islamic […]

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Business

SOS/NBU Project trainees equipped with essential skills for corporate success

The Gamma and Beta group trainees under the Youth Entrepreneurship and Employability Program (YEEP) of the No Business as Usual (NBU) Project have been imparted with essential skills needed to secure jobs and succeed at the workplace. This was realized on 15th October 2020 when officials of the project took them through a day’s training […]

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Religious

Fallen angels: see what the Bible said about demons and where they are currently

Demons are part of the spirit beings described in the Christian Bible. According to the holy Scriptures, they are angels who sided with another powerful angel in heaven referred to as “the dragon” to fight against the forces of the Almighty God. 1) According to Revelation 12:7-9 from the Bible: “7 Then war broke out […]

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