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Akpene Hoggar enacts power and glory of Yaa Asantewaa at Miss Universe ’18

A Ghana’s queen at this year’s Miss Universe beauty pageant currently underway in Bangkok, Thailand, Akpene Diata Hoggar made Ghana proud when she drew loud applause at the National Costume Contest held yesterday as part of activities leading to the final contest on December 17. Ms Hoggar hit the stage …

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Miss Universe 2018 in Thailand – Thais give Miss Universe-Ghana warm welcome in Bangkok.

Akpene Diata Hoggar, Miss Universe-Ghana 2018 has arrived in Thailand, for the international finals of this year’s Miss Universe pageant scheduled to come off at the Impact, Muang Thong Thani in the Thai capital, Bangkok on Monday, December 17. Soon after her arrival in Bangkok, the press, particularly the Thai …

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Ex-President Rawlings presents national gift to Miss Universe Ghana ’18

Former President, J. J. Rawlings has commended Miss Universe Ghana for supporting young Ghanaian women and promoting Ghana’s tourism. At a meeting with the winner of this year’s pageant, Miss Akpene Diata Hoggar and the organiser of the event, Mrs Menaye Donkor Muntari, the former Head of State urged corporate …

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SHEY-Y by Menaye attracts big names in France

Menaye Donkor Muntari (left), Roberta Annan (middle) and Karine Ohana at the Fashion for Peace event in Paris. SHE-Y by Menaye, the international cosmetics brand owned by Ghanaian model and entrepreneur, Menaye Donkor Muntari has made further inroads into the global luxury market following a successful exhibition in France. Top …

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Accra is M.I.C.E City of The Year

Ghana’s tourism was given another positive boost when the city of Accra was named the ‘M.I.C.E City of the Year’ at the “M.I.C.E Awards West Africa” awards. This was during the 6th Abuja Jabamah, a B2B – Business to Business – travel and tourism trade conference hosted at the Exhibition Hall …

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 No where to “cut my buttocks”

By William A. Asiedu william.asiedu@dailyheritage.com.gh When nature calls, we need a toilet. And we need a decent and safe one to attend to the call comfortably. “Me ko twa me’to,” that’s the Akan response when the call comes. Literally it translates; “I am going to cut my buttocks,” which in …

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Africa Women’s Cup of Nations 18: Ghana beats Algeria in group opener

  BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh A 13-MINUTE strike from Gladys Amfobea was all the Black Queens of Ghana needed to begin the 11th edition of the Total African Women Champions with a win. Against a spirited Algerian side, the Ghana senior national female soccer team remained resolute and defended with …

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NDC aspirants are also Ghanaians – Mahama replies Akufo-Addo

  BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh FORMER PRESIDENT John Dramani Mahama has replied President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s claims that he does not respond to aspirants but elected presidential candidates only. According to Mr Mahama, President Akufo-Addo should pay heed to concerns about his governance by presidential aspirants of the NDC …

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Vote for executives we can trust – Mahama to NDC delegates

  BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE FORMER President, John Dramani Mahama has called on delegates of the National Democratic Congress who will vote at the party’s 9th Delegates Congress today to elect executives “we can trust.” He said citizens of the country are looking up to the NDC to rescue …

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Govt reviews 35% tax on income above GH¢10k

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE GOVERNMENT has reviewed its policy of imposing a 35% tax on income over GH¢10, 000, the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has announced. In July this year, the minister announced that a new band rate needs to be added to the country’s current five bands graduated …

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