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CAF Awards: Legends to flock Accra

All previous winners of the African Player of the Year since its inception by CAF in 1992 are expected to grace the Aiteo CAF Awards Gala 2017, scheduled for Thursday, 4 January 2018, at the International Conference Centre in Accra, Ghana. From Abedi Pele, winner of the maiden edition in …

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Citizens responsible for making Accra ‘cleanest city’ – Joyce Aryee

A member of the governing board of One Ghana Movement, Dr. Joyce Aryee, believes citizens are responsible for making the city of Accra the cleanest in Africa. According to her, citizens have a responsibility to avoid littering and dumping refuse in open spaces to ensure a clean city. Joyce Aryee …

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GRA to shut down Accra Mall over GHC2m tax default

Officials of the  Ghana Revenue Authority have stormed the premises of the Accra Mall to shut down the facility over some 2.3million tax owed the state. Addressing journalists at the frontage of the mall Wednesday, the Chief Revenue Officer leading the taskforce Wisdom Kofi Heto said the GRA notified the …

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Accra Seniors Tennis Championship open Nov 23 – Starr Fm

The 15th edition of the annual National Seniors Tennis Championship  starts from November 23 to December 3   as action returns to the Accra Lawn Tennis Club house. The ten day  competition is expected to see juveniles and professionals take part in the event and will battle for honours in 10 …

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2017 Aiteo CAF Awards comes off in Accra January – Starr Fm

Ghana’s capital, Accra will host the 2017 CAF Awards on Thursday, 4 January 2018 at a yet-to-be named venue. Nigerian energy giants, Aiteo, are the headline sponsors of next year’s edition after replacing telecommunication giants Glo Players, officials and administrators who distinguished themselves exemplary during the year under review will …

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Aayalolo drivers on sit-down strike over unpaid salaries – Starr Fm

About sixty drivers of the Aayalolo transport system at ofankor in Accra are on a sit-down strike in protest of unpaid salaries. The drivers according to Starr News’ Daniel Nii Lartey have arrears from as far back as January and two other outstanding months and will not work until those …

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One injured in multiple car accident at Kawokudi – Starr Fm

At least one person has been injured in a multiple car accident on the Kawokudi stretch of the Obasanjo street in Accra. According to an eyewitness, the accident occurred when a driver of a truck lost control after a brake failure and rammed into other cars on the traffic-prone lane. The …

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GIJ finally holds 11th Congregation

The Ghana Institute of Journalism on Friday, October 6 held its 11th congregation ceremony at the forecourt of the school in Accra. The much anticipated ceremony had been postponed twice before it finally came off on Friday. The ceremony was earlier billed for September 8, 2017, and subsequently moved to …

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Flood hits Accra, Kumasi again

Parts of Ghana’s capital Accra were hit by heavy downpour Friday morning leaving residents stranded as floods take over the streets and some communities. The rains which lasted for about four hours caused irksome gridlock in both Accra and Kumasi, which also had a fair share of the thunderstorm. Commuters …

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