Cabinet Approves GH¢24.6M For Black Stars

Cabinet Approves GH¢24.6M For Black Stars

Cabinet has approved the release of GH¢10,500,000 to the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to finance Ghana’s participation in the first group stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

A further amount of GH¢14,177,025 has also been budgeted to cover the team’s expenses when they qualify for subsequent stages of the competition.

This brings Government commitment to the Black Stars’ participation…

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Parliament to hold crisis meeting over bribery allegations

Parliament to hold crisis meeting over bribery allegations

The Leadership of Ghana’s Parliament has called a 2pm crisis meeting to discuss damaging bribery allegations made against “some MPs” by a former Leader of the House.

Majority Leader, Ben Kunbour, announced the planned meeting after an MP from the ruling NDC had sought the guidance of the Speaker on former Majority Leader, Alban Bagbin’s allegation that “there is some evidence that some MPs take…

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Skype could benefit from a live annotation feature in the future

Skype could benefit from a live annotation feature in the future

If a patent filed by Microsoft is anything to go by — and these things are not always reliable indicators of what is actually going to happen, or when they might happen — Skype users could see the addition of a live annotation feature in future versions. This is something that will be of particular interest to business users who turn to Skype for teleconferencing and remote meetings, as it would…

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The Country Where Unemployment Is Better Than Employment

The Country Where Unemployment Is Better Than Employment

In Germany, a country that can’t produce the talent or children it needs, the unemployed are in very high demand.

Germany is Portland, Oregon. Smart people move there to retire. Unemployment is low. Benefits are high. The sauna is the epicenter of existence. Panic in Berlin:

The scramble to fill the gaping employment hole is causing Germany to throw many old traditions – including…

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Tryon Media launches fashion app for iPhone

Tryon Media launches fashion app for iPhone

From its offices in downtown Duluth, Tryon Media recently launched Regalia, a fashion app for iPhone.

With online editors and other employees in Duluth and other staffers overseas, the company is producing fashion journalism, owner Markus Muller said.

“Our fashion editors are phenomenal in spotting trends, and the photo editors pick the very best photos to go with the story,” Muller said in a…

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Facebook Has Big Updates To Share

Facebook Has Big Updates To Share

Facebook plans to reveal new ways for developers to grow and monetize their apps. Facebook announced it will hold its F8 developer conference on April 30th in San Francisco. It will have been almost three years since Facebook’s last F8 when it unveiled Timeline and the Open Graph platform in 2011.

The audience at SF’s Design Concourse will include “More than 1,500 mobile and web developers from…

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Ghanaian Referee Beaten To Death In League Game

Ghanaian Referee Beaten To Death In League Game

21 year old class III referee, Kyei Andoh, met his untimely death in the Western Region after home fans pounced on him for awarding a last-minute penalty to the away team.

kyei Andoh, who is a teacher in Boodea in the Western Region, died in Hospital after he could not recover from bruises he sustained from the mob attack post-match.

After hours of vomiting pure blood as a result of the…

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Dominic Adiyiah fails trials

Dominic Adiyiah fails trials

The Ghanaian striker will not be joining the Blues after failing on trials and must head elsewhere for a lifeline after terminating his contract with Arsenal Kiev

Malmo FF have announced that they will not sign Ghanaian striker Dominic Adiyiah because his output is way below expectation.

The former World Under-20 best player trained with the Swedish champions for a week hoping for a deal, but was…

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