17Oct

“100,000 NABCO Trainees Ready For Work” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is confident of the success of the Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) programme, explaining that in the National Builders Corps programme, the seeds for Ghana’s growth and future have been planted. President Akufo-Addo made this known on Wednesday, 17th October, 2018, when he declared the one hundred […]

17Oct

GJA Rolls Out Housing Project For Members

The Ghana Journalists’ Association (GJA) on Tuesday broke the grounds for work to begin on the Media Village Project (MVP) slated to help members own houses by retirement. The initiative would also help resolve the housing deficit in the country, according to Dr Doris Yaa Dartey, Head of the Project Committee in breaking the grounds […]

16Oct

Accra Sports Stadium To Be Ready October Ending

Accra Sports Stadium Officials insist the facility will be ready before the 2019 Women’s Championship kicks start next month The contractor working on the Accra Sports Stadium say work is 90 per cent complete, promising to finish the renovation project on time to host the 2019 Africa Women’s Championship next month. The facility, which was […]

16Oct

Mobile Money Interoperability Transactions Exceed 1m Mark

Latest data from Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement System has seen Mobile money interoperability record over 1.1 million volume of transactions, five months after its inception. According to the latest data, over 1.1 million transactions were recorded at the end of September. The total value of cross-network transactions amounted to about 99.3 million Ghana cedis […]

15Oct

GRA Begins Cargo Tracking Note Implementation October 15

The Ghana Revenue Authority has served notice that the implementation of the Cargo Tracking Note (CTN) policy would begin on Monday, 15th October 2018. A statement signed by the Commissioner-General Mr Emmanuel Nti said the intervention was to provide greater scrutiny of major imports for both valuation and security management purposes. “From Monday, 15th October, […]

12Oct

Accra Mall To Resume Full Operations On Saturday – Management

The management of the Accra Mall is optimistic that the retail centre will resume full operations by Saturday, October 13, 2018 following the ceiling collapse that injured three shoppers on Thursday. It also affirmed its commitment to ensuring the safety of its customers in a statement released on Thursday. “Mall Management says it is hopeful […]

12Oct

Speaker advocates creation of West Africa Electoral Commission

Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye, the Speaker of Parliament, has proposed the creation of West Africa Electoral Commission to oversee the organization of elections within the Sub-region under the auspices of the Economic Community of West African States. He said the Commission would help in the registration and compilation of a common voters register throughout the […]

11Oct

Ghana Ranked Seventh Wealthiest African Country

Ghana has been ranked the seventh wealthiest country in Africa with a total wealth of 63 billion dollars (US$bn 63) as of December 2017. The figures were contained in The AfrAsia Bank Africa Wealth Report 2018 published in September. The report covers wealth, luxury, prime property and wealth management trends in Africa from 2007 to […]

11Oct

Ghanaian Pharmacist Leads Team Of Scientists To Discover Antibiotic

A Ghanaian Pharmacist, Prof. Kwasi Adomako Ohemeng has led an optimization team to successfully develop Omadacycline, an antibiotic. He was recruited from another global pharmaceutical giant Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS) to help the company fast track the process of development. A statement issued and copied to GNA said Omadacycline was discovered under US Patent number […]

11Oct

3 More Domestic Airlines To Start Operations In December

Aviation Minister Joseph Adda has directed the aviation industry regulator, the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), to ensure that it works assiduously to ensure that the three new airlines undergoing certification become operational by December. BabyJet, Ashanti Air and Unity Air are currently undergoing their certification process with the GCAA. The three airlines are at […]