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America not as it’s promised to be – immigrants

Almost all the immigrants came to the United States full of dreams. How are they and their children faring after decades living there? Several...
A Belgian protester shakes hands with a police officer during a protest against planned pension reforms in downtown Brussels, Belgium, Nov. 15, 2016. (Xinhua/Ye Pingfan) (zw)

Two U.S. police officers shot in protest over black woman’s death

Two U.S. police officers have been shot and wounded in Louisville, Kentucky, during protests over black woman Breonna Taylor's death.
Photo provided by Orlando Police Department shows police cars and fire trucks gather outside the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, the United States, June 12, 2016. About 20 people were killed and 42 others wounded early Sunday morning in a shooting incident at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida said local police. (Xinhua/Orlando Police Department) (djj)

Latest police shooting of black man in U.S. is a painful reminder – UN...

The latest police shooting of a black man was a painful reminder of how African Americans continued to be exposed to differentiated and heightened...
Yara Shahidi

Being Black and An Iranian has Brought me a different Outlook – Yara Shahidi

The 19-year-old actress - who was born to an Iranian American father and African American mother - thinks being mixed race has given her...

Painting Zambia’s Economy Black Must Stop

Former Zambian President Rupiah Banda on Thursday called for an end to lies in the international media about the country's economy. Banda, who ruled Zambia...

127 Ghanaian detainees repatriated home from Libya

Ms Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, Minister of Foreign Affairs has said that government would organise an emergency meeting on Ghanaians detained in Libya and the...
Kwesi Appiah wants to win titles with Al Khartoum

Ghana names squad for final World Cup qualifier against Egypt

The head coach of the Black Stars, Ghana's senior national male soccer team, Kwesi Appiah Tuesday night named 23 players to prepare for the...

Black is Not Synonymous to Bad

Black is black! The french say ‘’Noir’’, the dutch say ‘’schwarz, the Italians say ‘’nero’’ and the spanish call it ‘’negro’’. In many...

Will Hollywood indie films fade to black after Harvey Weinstein’s sexual scandal exposure?

There is widespread speculation in the Hollywood film industry that the fall of Hollywood kingmaker, Harvey Weinstein, and the slow decline of The Weinstein...

Arhinful Extols Ghana and Nigeria As Worthy Finalists

“Ghana and Nigeria are worthy finalists” – Augustine Arhinful Augustine Arhinful, former member of the Black Stars says Ghana and Nigeria are worthy finalists of the...

Trader Gets 10 Years For Robbery

An Accra Circuit Court on Monday sentenced one Prince Kotey, a trader to 10 years imprisonment in hard labour for robbery and causing harm...

GNPC Sponsorship for Black Stars Still Running – Isaac Asiamah

Sports Minister, Isaac Asiamah, has stressed that the sponsorship support from the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) will not be suspended as is being...

Stephen Appiah Likely to Take Charge of Black Stars Back-room

Former Black Stars captain Stephen Appiah has continuously been linked with a role in the back room staff of incoming Black Stars head coach...

Black Market Dealings Cost Ghana $500m – Report

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMCs) has lauded government’s effort to instilling discipline in downstream oil marketing sector and to ward off infiltrators...

GFA Debunks Reports of Dissolving Black Stars Backroom Staff

The Ghana Football Association has rubbished claims that the current technical team of the Black Stars has been dissolved.Uncertainty over who becomes the successor...
Kwasi Appiah

GFA: Kwesi Appiah Is Not Black Stars Coach

The Ghana Football Association has dismissed reports stating that Kwesi Appiah has been chosen to be the next Black Stars head coach. Despite no official...

Maxwell Konadu Takes Over As Temporal Black Stars Coach

Assistant coach Maxwell Konadu has been named caretaker coach of the Black Stars.The ex-Ghana striker will be in-charge of the national team until the...

Almost 60 Coaches Seeks Black Stars Job

The Ghana Football Association has received several applications for the vacant Black Stars coaching job.According to Citi Sports’ sources, more than 60 coaches (mostly...

Kwesi Appiah Likely to Return As Black Stars Head Coach

There is a groundswell of support for Sudan-based Kwesi Appiah to be re-appointed as Black Stars coach.The Al Khartoum coach has been identified as...

Avram Grant Calls For Muntari & Prince Boateng Return to Black Stars

Ghana's midfielder Sulley Muntari (C) celebrates with Ghana's striker Kevin-Prince Boateng (L) and Ghana's midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah during the 2010 World Cup quarter-final football...

Milking the Black Stars to the Detriment of Glory

I have always wondered why money is always an issue when it comes to the national team, the Black Stars. The players became infamous...

Black Star International Film Festival Opens for Entries

The Black Star International Film Festival, Ghana’s first ever film festival of international scale, is scheduled to take off later in 2017.The organisers of...

Marvel Superhero First Filming Begins With Chadwick Boseman as Lead Actor

Marvel Studios announced on Thursday that filming had begun on its latest superhero epic which for the first time will feature a black actor,...

Dr Bawumia Seeks Gods Favor for the Black Stars of Ghana

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has wished the senior national team, Black Stars  the best of luck ahead of their quarter final match with...

AFCON 2017: Black Stars Recieved in Oyem Town

The Black Stars of Ghana have arrived in Oyem for the game against DR Congo barely two hours after taking off from Port Gentil. The...

AFCON 2017: Black Stars Bonus Cut Down By 50 Percent

The Black Stars have agreed to a 50% cut in their winning bonus from $10,000 to $5000 in the ongoing AFCON in Gabon. This decision...

2017 AFCON: Enoch Adu Kofi Encourage Black Stars for Gold

Ghanaian midfielder Enoch Adu Kofi has sent his goodwill message to his Black Stars colleagues ahead of their AFCON opening fixture today against Uganda....

2017 AFCON : Mahama Gives Backing to Ghana Black Stars

Former President John Mahama is rooting for the Black Stars to win this year’s Africa Cup of Nations tournament which is being played in...

Ampofo Ankrah Urge Black Stars to Win Back The Hearts of Ghanaians

file image Renowned Sports Journalist Yaw Ampofo Ankrah has entreated the national team Black Stars to grab the opportunity of winning back the souls and hearts of...

Security Prevents Fans From Seing Black Stars in Gabon

Fans of the Black Stars have so far struggled to get close to the team since their arrival in Gabon on Saturday for the Africa...