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Instagram to ban users who use #NoFilter tag when they have actually used filters

Instagram to ban users who use #NoFilter tag when they have actually used filters

Instagram has reportedly announced plans to ban users who use the #NoFilter tag on their photos when the photos actually do have filters. The move to ban such users is believed to be supported by many of the photo-sharing site’s users who claim to have been deceived by other users with photos that made them…

Honest politicians now classified ‘endangered’

Ghana’s breed of good and honest politicians, according to researchers, are teetering on the brink of extinction and have therefore been added to the International Endangered Species list in an apparent move to increase the population of the species. The honest politicians have been given the “endangered” status as a result of the loss of…

Demonstrator willing to set himself on fire only if he could find fuel

A 28-year-old man taking part in the Occupy Flagstaff House protest has revealed he was prepared to set himself on fire in an Arab Spring style, but the current fuel shortage in the country meant he was unable to find even a gallon of petrol for his intended act of sacrifice. “Things have reached a…

An open letter to the OccupyFlagStaff group

Dear OccupyFlagStaff group, Thank you for taking a break from tweeting to read this. We are sure you are itching to check that notification that just appeared on your Facebook page so we will go straight to the point. We have heard you small boys and girls will be gathering at the Flagstaff House early…

Delta to launch giraffe riding holiday package to Ghana

Delta, a major US airline, has announced plans to introduce an eye-catching holiday package which offers giraffe enthusiasts the chance to ride giraffes in their natural habitat in Ghana. The giraffe riding holiday package, an idea which was reportedly proposed by the airline’s outstanding social media team, is a two week package which will run…

Gov’t will ensure NDC supporters get uninterrupted power supply during World Cup- Minister

An unnamed minister has reportedly claimed that government will use every available state resource to ensure the supporters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) receive uninterrupted supply of electricity during the World Cup. According to him, the government of the republic of Ghana is working closely with the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) and GRIDCo…

School kids organise forum on Accra’s garbage issue

A group of primary schools children in the Greater Accra Metropolis have organised a one-day forum to find ways to save their environment and the entire city from the growing amount of filth that threatens to consume the nation’s capital. As you would expect, there was no significant media presence and definitely no luxury resorts…

Ghanaian IT company first corporate entity to win Nobel Laureate

It is a really good time to be Ghanaian! Not long after GBC uncovered the amazing story of Mr. Fraudster Fauster Attah Mensa, the youngest ever Nobel laureate, a Ghanaian IT company has reportedly become the first corporate entity to be awarded the Nobel prize. Subah Infosolutions, a Ghanaian IT company has been awarded the…

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