Author Archives: Delali Adogla-Bessa

Otumfuor to meet Kotoko board today


Life Patron and owner of Asante Kotoko, Otumfuor Osei Tutu II, will today meet the board of the club in a bid to diagnose and find a solution to issues retarding the progress of the club. Asante Kotoko have endured a turbulent start to the 2015/2016 league season and have already taken steps to dispense with the services of substantive ...

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GPL Week 7 wrap: Kotoko beat Liberty, Hearts hold Techiman


Kotoko got a 3-1 home win over Liberty Professionals at the Baba Yara Stadium on Sunday in their first match after head coach David Duncan was asked to step aside following their loss to Aduana Stars last week. But things started on a very tricky note after Liberty Professionals star man Latif Blessing put the visitors ahead after 5 minutes. ...

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Paul Walker’s daughter wins $10.1 million settlement


Paul Walker’s daughter, Meadow, has been awarded more than $10.1 million in a settlement over his death in a car crash in 2013. On Saturday, TMZ reported Walker’s only daughter had received a settlement in 2014 from the estate of Roger Rodas, a friend of her father’s and the driver of the car at the time of the accident. The settlement ...

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Nov Polls: Judges getting ready for election petitions

Outgoing Chief Justice, Georgina Theodora Wood

The Judicial Service says it is preparing judges across the country to enable them to adequately handle election-related cases that may emerge from this year’s poll slated for November 7. A Member of the Elections Task Force Committee of the Judicial Service, Justice Jones Dotse, indicated that judges from the lower courts through to the higher courts are being equipped with ...

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I will return to management in the summer – Jose Mourinho


Jose Mourinho has reiterated his desire to return to management in the summer. The Portuguese has been out of work since being sacked by Chelsea for a second time in December, and has been persistently linked with Manchester United. Louis van Gaal remains in position at Old Trafford and there has been no comment from the club to suggest that ...

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Transport Ministry to set up authority to regulate activities

Deputy Transport Minister, Joyce Bawa Mogtari

The Transport Ministry is to set up a Road Transport Authority to regulate all activities in the road transport industry The Deputy Minister of Transport, Mrs Joyce Bawa Mogtari, revealed that the Ministry, is going to set up this body with funding from the European Union. She said the draft regulations and framework for the establishment of the authority had already ...

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GES to sack headteachers culpable in exam leaks

Jacob Kor

The Ghana Education Service (GES), has  served notice that going forward, it will dismiss and prosecute any headteacher whose school is found to have engaged in examination malpractices such as exam leakages. His comments follows the recent  leakage of  exam papers in the ongoing  West African Senior Secondary Certificate Exams (WASSCE). The service indicated they would not spare any headmaster in their new drive to curb examination ...

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Tottenham Hotspur rout Man United 3-0 to stay in title hunt


Tottenham netted three times in quick succession to close the gap on first placed Leicester to seven points, having watched the Foxes go 10 clear earlier on Sunday afternoon. Dele Alli broke the deadlock after 70 minutes, with Toby Alderweireld and Erik Lamela converting past David De Gea inside the next six minutes. However, those rapid moments of action in ...

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Photos from Kwaw Kese’s wedding


Emmanuel Kwesi Botchwey, popularly known as  Kwaw Kese in showbiz circles, and Doris Kyei Baffour, tied the knot on Saturday, in a colorful wedding ceremony. The wedding was held at the residence of the Member of Parliament for the Ablekuma West  Ursula Owusu at East Legon in Accra. It was attended by families of the couple, friends and management of Kwaw Kese. Doris Kyei ...

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Ukraine Prime Minister to resign


The Ukrainian Prime Minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, has announced he will resign next week, blaming politicians’ failure to enact “real changes”. Mr Yatsenyuk, in office since former pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych was ousted in February 2014, said he would inform parliament on Tuesday. The current President, Petro Poroshenko, asked him to quit in February, saying he had lost support. His government ...

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