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Former Ghana star Michael Essien has been rated Chelsea’s second best African footballer of all times in the English Premier League by ESPN.

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Ghanaian winger, Christian Atsu, has attributed Newcastle United’s promotion into the English Premier League next season as an’ act of God.’

Both Kotoko and Hearts of Oak will receive GHC50,000 each as participation fee in Ghana’s 60th independence day celebration match.

Black Stars Coach Kwesi Appiah is expecting a crunchy tie in Ghana’s 60th anniversary match between Kotoko and Hearts of Oak.

Former Sports Minister under the erstwhile Mahama led administration, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye had his home raided by some operatives from the National Security Tuesday afternoon. According to reports, the operatives raided the house in search some vehicles suspected to be state owned.

Serena Williams is briefly back at No. 1 in the WTA rankings, despite not playing a match since January and with plans to take the rest of 2017 off because she is expecting a baby.

A Malaysian schoolboy whose legs were amputated after allegedly being beaten by a staff member may also lose his arm, doctors have warned. The 11-year-old was attacked in March by the assistant warden at a private Islamic school, media reports say.

China has launched a new aircraft carrier, boosting its military presence amid rising tensions in the region.

Tanzania has expelled the head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the country, the foreign ministry has said in a statement.

West African regional bloc ECOWAS said on Tuesday it was ready to impose targeted sanctions against those it deems responsible for blocking the implementation of a deal to resolve a political crisis in Guinea-Bissau.

Credit Suisse says it plans to raise 4bn Swiss francs (£3.14bn) from shareholders in an effort to strengthen its capital base.

A North Korean university has named the US citizen detained on Saturday as Kim Sang-duk, also known as Tony Kim.

The Garu-Tempane District Police Commander ASP Alexander Tieku has confirmed to mynewsgh.com that 31-year Constable Peace Agbemafo committed suicide because someone jilted her.

Ghana is to benefit from a National Food Packaging Centre being proposed by the ‘Improving Food Packaging for Small Medium Agro-Enterprises (SAME’s) in Sub-Saharan Africa Project.’

Dulux paint-owner AkzoNobel has reported a "record performance" for its first quarter as it continues to resist a hostile takeover attempt by a US rival.

Kevin Spacey is hosting the Tony Awards.

Prince Harry has revealed he sought counselling after spending nearly 20 years "not thinking" about the death of his mother, Diana, Princess of Wales.

Mrs. Grace Eddy Amewu, Focal person for adolescent health, Tema Metropolitan Health Directorate, has called on parents to help protect the sexual and reproductive health of their adolescent children by opening up to them.

Hollywood stars Will Smith and Jessica Chastain will sit on the Cannes jury when the festival kicks off next month.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 isn't out until 5 May but in an unusual move, Marvel has allowed a group of critics to offer their verdict extra early.

The death of Paul Walker is still being felt by his "Fast and Furious" franchise costars.

It took a second season for DC’s Legends of Tomorrow to truly hit its stride, but with the finale wiping out Reverse-Flash (right…?) and turning the modern world into a time-warped, dinosaur-ravaged mystery… the third season may make villains of the Legends themselves.

Marvel’s Daredevil is now confirmed to begin filming its next season this year, keeping the show’s third season on-course to premiere in 2018. Kicking off the Netflix corner of the MCU, Daredevil surprised critics and fans jaded by the poorly-received film adaptation by delivering an action-packed show full of intrigue and strong character work.

His Majesty’s Sergeant, the war film on the role of West Africa soldiers during world war two; written and directed by Ato Yanney (snr), the late Ghanaian filmmaker, will this Friday be screened at Alliance Francaise in Accra on the 31st of March 2017 at 7 pm, as a special Ghana@60 show, under the auspices of the Ghana Film and Television Arts (GAFTA) and Alliance Francaise.

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