Tag: Ghana

AzeezFebruary 3, 2017

Toke Makinwa ignores Maje Ayida’s threat, continues promoting ‘On Becoming’

Media personality, Toke Makinwa has continued to promote her book ‘On Becoming’ despite a letter of request asking her to ...

ToluJanuary 21, 2017


by Dele Momodu “Every person in Ghana, whatever his race, place of origin, political opinion, colour, religion, creed, or gender, ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 18, 2017

Opinion: Public Notice! We are Africans, we do not plagiarise

  by Abayomi G. Omotayo   It is no news that the newly sworn in Ghanaian president, Nana Akufo-Addo ‘borrowed’ ...

ToluJanuary 15, 2017

Insiders: “By giving Ghana the edge, Mr. Eazi betrayed us”

We’ve come to love Mr Eazi over the last few months. For him, it didn’t take too much convincing to ...

Isime EseneJanuary 13, 2017

YNaija Exclusive: Say what you want but Mr. Eazi insists Ghana has an influence on Nigerian music

by Mazi Emeka Mr. Eazi has a scar, blackened and faded by time and age; it runs for about an ...

AzeezJanuary 12, 2017

Mr Eazi heavily criticized for saying Ghanaian sounds influenced Nigerian music

Afropop singer, Mr Eazi whose real name is Oluwatosin Oluwole Ajibade has faced heavy criticism on Twitter after he asserted ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 7, 2017

Akufo-Addo sworn in as Ghana president

Nana Akufo-Addo has been sworn in as the President of Ghana. Akufo-Addo took the oath of office, led by Chief ...

Isime EseneJanuary 7, 2017

Dele Momodu: As President Mahama retires to his farm

by Dele Momodu “It seems to me, you lived your life like a candle in the wind never knowing who ...

Isime EseneDecember 19, 2016

‘We’re ready for sustainable, resilient and inclusive solutions,’ Gary Whitehill talks about innovation in Africa

by Tolu Omoyeni This article is an in-dept and disruptive look at Africa through the eyes of man who believes ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 18, 2016

#GhanaMustCome: Akufo-Addo, Mahama hit Lagos for #TFAA2016, Ovation Carol

Two notable leaders of West African nation, Ghana are currently in Lagos, Nigeria. President-elect of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo is at ...

ToluDecember 15, 2016

It’s here! CAF Africa Beach Soccer hits Lagos

When you hear the words beach soccer, what comes to your mind? Sun? Bikinis? Fun? Action? The Africa Beach Soccer ...

RoqeebahDecember 11, 2016

The “unsuspendable”, the one with “zero time” and final acts “of desperation”| See our top 10 quotes from the past week

There’s no way we are not loving this new order of focus in the country (around the world even). The ...

ToluDecember 10, 2016

Here are the winners and losers from Ghana’s presidential election

Ghana has decided and Nana Akufo-Addo is the popular choice of the citizenry. Incumbent president, John Mahama has conceded defeat ...

ToluDecember 10, 2016

N13,000 per bag of rice, 22-year-old MP | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

N13,000 – The Lagos state government will be selling 50kg bags of rice at this price starting from December 15 ...

ToluDecember 10, 2016

“This election has taught me that the hate of corruption can win” | 10 quotes from President John Mahama’s concession speech

The people of Ghana have made the historic decision to unseat John Mahama as president. New Patriotic Party’s veteran politician ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 10, 2016

Dele Momodu: Like Nigeria, like Ghana

Fellow Africans, something great happened in Ghana last night. Before the Ghana Electoral Commission had concluded collating and releasing the ...

ToluDecember 8, 2016

BackStory: Ghana’s Hillary Clinton, the former first lady and first woman to run for president

The presidential election in Ghana, for most, may not be the most remarkable political event in 2016 and though most ...

ToluDecember 7, 2016

#GhanaDecides: Here’s everything you should know about Ghana’s two major presidential candidates

Ghanaians are at the polls today and making their voting choices for most may not be burdensome as, though there are seven ...

Joachim MacEbongDecember 7, 2016

#GhanaDecides: The significance of Ghana’s elections to Africa

Today, Ghanaians go to the polls in the 7th general elections since the return of democracy and civilian rule in ...

Joachim MacEbongDecember 7, 2016

#GhanaDecides: Will the anti-establishment wave sweep away Mahama?

It is a bad time to be an incumbent, or at least a member of the political establishment, anywhere in ...

Isime EseneDecember 3, 2016

Dele Momodu: As Ghana heads to general elections

by Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, this seems to be the season of elections in different parts of the world. We ...

Mazi EmekaNovember 17, 2016

The Future Awards Africa announces plans for next 10 years, rolls out country-to-country model, opens up franchises

The Central Working Committee for Africa’s biggest youth event, The Future Awards Africa (TFAA), has announced its plans for the ...

Isime EseneOctober 29, 2016

Dele Momodu: Another look on how to tackle unemployment

by Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, let me say that nothing worries me more than the lack of jobs for our teeming ...

Isime EseneOctober 22, 2016

Dele Momodu: A president and a nation at work

by Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, Sometime in April this year, I was a guest on a radio programme on Ghana’s ...

Isime EseneOctober 9, 2016

Simon Kolawole: Unleash $200billion to grow the Naira

With due respect, I would say Nigerian lawmakers are “fantastically” failing to earn their stripes. They love to be called ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 9, 2016

The Thread: Why Nigeria continues to lose out on Foreign Direct Investments

A tweep, Somachi Asoluka [who tweets via @somakudi] yesterday listed reasons why Nigeria is getting the bounce from foreign investors and ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 6, 2016

Too much sex affecting Ghanaian players – ex-Coach

Former Black Stars player and coach, Malik Jabir says Ghanaian players are not performing optimally because they engaged in sexual ...

Isime EseneSeptember 4, 2016

Dele Momodu: In search of a simple roadmap

“In the past what we have done has been to manage the situation. I do not intend to manage ourselves ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 3, 2016

The top 10 stories that made headlines this week

These are the top ten news stories that drove the conversation this week: 1. Zuck in Nigeria Facebook founder and ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 31, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: Chris Brown arrested | President of Ghana maybe impeached, Price of cement rises | Flood kill several in Nigeria

From the papers this morning – The Tracklist Power generation rises to 3061mW – YNaija EFCC arrests Ebonyi Governor’s brother ...

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