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deforestation-

Private investor supports Ghana to restore 100,000 hectares of degraded forest

Forest plantation management company, Form International, through its local subsidiary, Form Ghana is teaming up with government of Ghana to restore 100,000 hectares or...
President Akufo-Addo delivering a speech at the graduation ceremony

Ghanaian president urges African governments to prioritize SDGs with urgency

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday challenged African governments to use the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to move the continent beyond aid. Speaking...
Ghana Police

Ghana:Unknown Gunmen Kill Four in Nanjon

Unidentified gunmen opened fire in a market, killing four people and injuring 10 others late Sunday in the northern Ghana town of Nanjon, police...
Swine flu

Ghana on high alert after reported cases of swine flu

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has warned of an outbreak of swine flu, or H1N1, in the country, local media reported on Monday. The alert...
Pan African Women’s Ecumenical Empowerment Network

Youth Leaders Encourage Women to Play Active Role in Decision Making

For real development to be realized in Africa, women need to be given their rightful place at the decision making table at country and...
Corruption

Ghana’s economic development agenda would be a pipe-dream if corruption persists-stakeholders

Government’s quest to develop an economy of Ghana hat would not depend on aid (Ghana-beyond-aid) would become a pipe-dream if pervasive corruption is allowed...
Mobile Money Agents

MTN Ghana celebrates Mobile Money Agents in Accra

Ghana’s leading mobile telecom network, MTN has held another ground-breaking event in Accra, by celebrating over 120 Mobile Money Agents who...
Sexual harassment seems to be on the rise in Kenya's Silicon Savannah. Photo: KenyaForum

Ghana’s chief anti-corruption official urges action against workplace sexual harassment

The chief anti-corruption official of Ghana on Friday called for urgent action against work place sexual harassment in the country. The Director of Anti-Corruption Department...
business

Ghana seeks to become most friendly business nation in Africa

The government of Ghana commenced the process here on Friday to reform its business registration and regulation atmosphere to make the country most friendly...
Banks

MTN and nine local banks clinch deal for a US$113 million syndicated capitalization facility

Africa’s leading telecoms operator, MTN signed an agreement with nine local commercial banks here on Thursday in which the nine banks are providing...
A worker inspect facilities on an upstream oil drilling platform off the Niger Delta, Nigeria.

Energy think tank ACEP raises red flag over Ghana’s dormant upstream petroleum contracts

Energy think tank African Center for Energy Policy (ACEP) urged government here on Thursday to take steps to review contracts awarded some International...

African Court Judge Gets Voted onto International Court

The 193 State Parties of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has elected Justice Solome Balungi Bossa, a member of the African Court on Human...
Ghana Armed Forces,

Ghana Armed Forces to Undergo Transformational Phase

Ghana's Minister for Defense Dominic Nitiwul on Thursday said the government would retool the security agencies, particularly the Armed Forces, to be adequately prepared...
Premix Fuel

NPA Bashed Over Premix Fuel Diversion

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMCs) at the weekend challenged the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) to boldly publish the weekly orders of Premix...
electrical appliances

Ghana Develops Ways to Detect Fake Electrical Products

The Communication for Development and Advocacy Consult (CDA Consult) has rolled-out mechanism for the development of broad stakeholder model for detection of counterfeit electrical...
court

African Court Seminar Comes Off in Cape Verde

The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights will undertake sensitization mission to Praia, the Republic of Cape Verde, from December 13 to 15,...
budget

2018 Budget Declared Ghana Broke – Ken Thompson

Mr Kenneth Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of Dalex Finance on Tuesday said the 2018 Budget re-affirms speculations over the years that Ghana is broke. He...
budget

Ghana’s Finance Minister Moved The Inflation Goal-post

Mr Kenneth Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of Dalex Finance on Tuesday stated that the 2018 budget seems to be shifting the inflation goal-post. He explained...
Ken Thompson

Ken Thompson Says Ghana’s 2018 Budget Did Little About Export

Mr Kenneth Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of Dalex Finance on Tuesday said the 2018 Budget tagged as “Adwuma” budget did not provide a major...
Ghana Athletes

Adidas Country Boss Advises Athletes to Aim for Higher Goals

The Country Director of Adidas, Ms. Valerie Ghajar, has admonished three sprinters, who were selected to join the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) Speedsters...

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