Stevie Wonder swaps America’s stars and stripes for Ghana’s black star, becomes citizen

Iconic American musician, Stevie Wonder, has embraced Ghana as his new homeland, taking the Oath of Allegiance and proudly receiving his Certificate of Citizenship. This monumental ceremony unfolded on Monday, May 13, within the halls of the Jubilee House, Ghana’s seat of government. The renowned singer-songwriter, who has won 25 Grammy Awards along with numerous […]

Forbes top ten wealthiest billionaires for May revealed

Bernard Arnault, CEO of luxury brand LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH), leads the pack as the world’s richest person as of May 1, 2024, according to Forbes. The American business magazine’s real-time billionaires list reveals Arnault’s net worth at a staggering $209.4 billion. Despite a recent $17 billion decline in LVMH’s stock value, Arnault […]

Nigerian actor Yul Edochie’s divorce case hits roadblock amid illness claims

Nigerian actor Yul Edochie’s divorce from his estranged wife May has faced further delays, causing heightened intrigue in the ongoing proceedings. The 42-year-old actor first made headlines when he announced Judy Austin as his second wife in April 2022. Despite having two children with Austin, Edochie later denied being legally married to her, insisting their […]

“I won’t protect your legacy of corruption,” John Mahama claps back at President Akufo-Addo

Former President John Dramani Mahama, the National Democratic Congress (NDC)’s presidential candidate for the 2024 election, has responded strongly to President Akufo-Addo’s request for Ghanaians to not vote for him in the December general election. President Akufo-Addo voiced concerns that electing Mahama would reverse the progress made during his presidency. In response, Mahama took to […]

Lady Julia Osei Tutu reflects on romantic meeting with Asantehene

Their paths crossed when she was in Kumasi as the Legal and Corporate Affairs Officer of Ecobank Ghana, she shared at a grand dinner held to celebrate Otumfuo Nana Osei Tutu II’s 74th birthday. Lady Julia recalls meeting the Asantehene during the inauguration of Ecobank’s first branch in Kumasi, where she delivered the vote of […]

Leader of the New Force Nana Kwame Bediako’s tiger sanctuary revealed

In an exclusive interview with Andy Dosty on Daybreak Hitz, Nana Kwame Bediako, also known as Freedom Jacob Caesar or Cheddar, the founder of the New Force political opposition, revealed some insights into his lavish lifestyle, including his unique choice of pets – tigers. Contrary to recent uproar, Bediako proudly disclosed that he feeds his […]

Tragic end for two JHS students in abandoned galamsey pit

Two final-year Junior High School (JHS) students met a tragic end on Monday, April 8, 2024. The young boys, Dominic Abu, 15, and Enoch Ogo, 16, both students of the Abisco M/A Basic School at Abesewa, fell into an abandoned galamsey pit at Dunkwa-Abasewa in the Upper Denkyira East District of the Central Region. The […]

British man Russ Cook runs across Africa in 352 days

British endurance athlete Russ Cook known as the “Hardest Geezer” has completed an epic journey, running over 16,000 kilometres (10,000 miles) across 16 countries in just 352 days. The 27-year-old from southern England reached the finish line on April 7 on a picturesque beach sand beside the Mediterranean in northern Tunisia, where dozens of supporters […]

Tensions rise as Botswana president pledges to ship 20,000 elephants to Germany

Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi has threatened to ship 20,000 elephants to Germany amid a growing political spat. The drama unfolded after Germany’s environment ministry proposed tighter restrictions on importing hunting trophies earlier this year, citing poaching worries. But Masisi hit back, arguing that such curbs would hit Botswana’s economy and its people hard. In an […]