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Sylvester Stallone slapped with sexual assault claims

Sylvester Stallone was accused in 1986 of coercing a woman into a threesome with his bodyguard at a Las Vegas hotel room where she had arrived at the Rocky star's invitation, according to a police report that never resulted in criminal charges. The account, never before been made public, surfaced Thursday in the Daily Mail. The woman was 16 at the time, which the police report states she had disclosed to St ...

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AfDB considers proposal to support Planting for Food & Jobs

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is considering a proposal from government to provide financial and technical support to the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFAJ) programme. The bank's support is needed to strengthen the programme and widen its reach to more farmers to be able to produce more foodstuffs and create more jobs. The Minister of Food and Agricultural, Dr Owusu Afriyie-Akoto, said in Accra that th ...

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Mugabe makes first public appearance after military takeover

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has made his first public appearance since the country's army took over on Wednesday. He attended a graduation ceremony in the capital, Harare. Mr Mugabe had been under house arrest for days. The army made its move after a power struggle over his successor. The military said on Friday it was "engaging" with Mr Mugabe and would advise the public on the outcome of talks "as ...

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Appiah to strip Gyan of Ghana captaincy?

Ghana coach James Kwesi Appiah has revealed plans to rotate the national team’s captaincy. A notorious trouble spot and divisive element over the years, the leadership of the Black Stars has never been short of controversies. Current skipper Asamoah Gyan and deputy Andre Ayew are the latest to have followed the trend as the duo have reportedly fallen out due to issues surrounding the armband. “Gyan is the c ...

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Akufo-Addo invites Qatari businesses to invest in Ghana

The President of the Republic of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo called on Qatari businesses to invest in promising sectors of the Ghanaian economy, which include agriculture, mining and gas industry among others. This came during a meeting with Qatari businessmen yesterday headed by Qatar Chamber (QC) Vice-Chairman Mohamed bin Towar Al Kuwari and Ali Al Misnad, Honorary Treasurer at QC and number of other prominent ...

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Sex for motorbike man in trouble

The insatiable desire of a Tamale-based businessman for sex has landed him in trouble. Alhaji Prince Alhassan has now come face to face with the law for allegedly having sex with a 26-year-old unemployed woman in his office building opposite the Kaladan Park in Tamale. He has been charged with unlawful assault and causing unlawful damage to property by the Northern Regional Domestic Violence Victim Support ...

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Akufo-Addo statue to be unveiled in Nigeria

The Governor of Imo state in Nigeria, Rochas Okorocha is set to commission a statue of President Akufo-Addo in Owerri. Okorocha, popularly called ‘Rochas”, is a reported billionaire and colorful character who has governed Imo state in the southeast of Nigeria, since 2011. He is well known for his education philanthropy. He has already erected similar statues of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and J ...

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Six steps to consider before running for president or political office

Pray As humans, we are limited in our abilities. It is only natural and proper that we pray and seek the face of the Lord concerning every endeavour including presidential ambitions. God is not disinterested in politics. Before candidates move ahead, it is important to seek the Almighty’s guidance. Campaigns are brutal and they can be one of the most tasking things anyone can do. If rumours making the round ...

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GFA’s spokesperson Sannie Daara gets CAF appointment

Ibrahim Sannie Daara has seen a dramatic rise in his career after being appointed by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to serve on its Media Experts panel. The Director of Communications of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), is among the first officials to be appointed to work on the newly-created body. The man who doubles as the Deputy General Secretary of the GFA has arrived in Morocco to be ...

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Judge who sentenced Meek Mill faces FBI probe

The FBI is investigating the Philadelphia judge that threw rapper Meek Mill back in jail last week. The rapper was sent back behind bars on Wednesday for probation violation with a sentence of two to four years that many claimed was 'unjust'. Is has now emerged that the FBI is looking into the the judge who threw him back in jail. According to TMZ, Judge Genece Brinkley is reportedly being investigated by t ...

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