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The Untold Story of IFEJ-Flamingo Awards

IFEJ-Flamingo Awards, the most credible, prestigious and respected business journalism awards have become a force to reckon with in Ghana. Unlike similar awards programmes established...
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IFEJ launches IFEJ-Flamingo Awards 2018

The World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Mr Henry Kerali has launched the fifth IFEJ-Flamingo Awards for business and financial journalism with a call...
mining

Tax expert urges Ghana government to increase mining royalties, scale down corporate tax

Tax Expert, Abdallah Ali Nakyea is urging the Ghanaian government to consider reviewing royalty rate charged mining companies in the country upwards and cut...
PIAC Inspection

Oil Projects: PIAC wants shoddy works contractors punished

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) wants contractors who have delivered shoddy works for oil financed projects in the country to be punished....
agribusiness

Private Capital earmarks US$ 158 for Agribusiness

Over US$158 million has been unlocked in private capital for 2,846 agribusinesses under the USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project (USAID FinGAP). Forty (40) per cent...
ExxonMobil

Government urged to disclose details of Exxonmobil petroleum agreement

The government has been urged to make full disclosure of the details of the petroleum agreement between Ghana and United States (US) oil giants,...
IFEJ 2014 Flamingo Award

Shortlisted persons for IFEJ 2017 Awards

Eleven financial journalists from both private and public media houses have been short listed for awards at this year’s Business and Financial Journalism Awards...

Stakeholders Unhappy with the State of Begoro Presby SHS Project

Stakeholders in the Begoro District Assembly have lamented the lack of involvement of local stakeholders in the selection and award of contracts for development...
Adu Anane Antwi, Director-General, Securities and Exchange Commission

Banks merger in Ghana may suffer setbacks – Anane-Antwi

In the wake of banks considering various options of how to raise its minimum capital as required by the regulator of the industry, the...
oil rig

IFEJ sensitize Voltarians on local participation in oil and gas industry

A team of journalists from the Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists (IFEJ) Tuesday sensitized residents of the Volta Region, some 166 km east...
Photo taken on Nov. 26, 2015 shows a truck loaded with sacks of agricultural produce along the muddy Sironko-Mbale road at Bugusege trading centre, eastern Uganda. As a country where over 80% of the population relies on agriculture, the Uganda government is prioritizing growth of infrastructure to economically viable areas to ease access to the markets. (Xinhua/Daniel Edyegu)

Agriculture Seen As Catalyst For Economic Transformation

The African Centre for Economic Transformation (ACET) said Africa’s agricultural sector can drive economic transformation on the continent if the challenges in the sector...

Famous K. Atitsogbe Adjudged Best Financial And Economic Journalist

Famous Kwesi Atitsogbe, a journalist, formerly with the Multimedia Group was adjudged the Best Financial and Economic Journalist at the third IFEJ Flamingo Awards. Mr...
IFEJ-Flamingo Awards

N.I.B, GCB Bank And More Support IFEJ-Flamingo Awards 2016

The Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists (IFEJ), says five corporate institutions have donated GH₵ 30,000.00 towards the organisation of the 2016 Edition of...
Accra Breweries Limited

ABL Project Zero Percent Waste On Course

Accra Breweries Limited, a member of AB InBEV, a brewing powerhouse in Belguim, has started a process to help achieve its long-term goal of...
truth

Position of IFEJ on the GJA 2016 Award

The General Secretary Ghana Journalists Association Ghana International Press Centre Accra August 29th, 2016 Position on the Journalists of the Year Award 2016 The Institute of Financial and...
Affail Monney

Ghanaian Journalists Failed In Monitoring Oil Projects – GJA

He said here at the Bagabaga College of Education in Tamale during a week tour of oil projects in the three regions of northern...
Oil contributes more than 70% to Nigeria's government revenues

PIAC ‘Mad’ Over Ghana’s Non-Existent Oil Funded Projects

This follows a tour by PIAC members and a team of journalists from the Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists (IFEJ) to the three...
video

Zebilla SHS students sleep in toilet cubicles

In their quest to pursue secondary education, some students of Zebilla Senior High Technical School (SHTS) in the Bawku West District of the Upper...
flamingo

Open for submissions is the 2016 IFEJ flamingo awards

Call for Entries July 7, 2016, Accra, The Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists, IFEJ invites entries from fully subscribed members for its Third Edition...

GIZ impacts on the lives of many workers across Ghana

Every year on the 1st of May, people all over the world celebrate Labour Day to reflect on the challenges of workers and to...
video

Ghana’s oil fund changing the tide around

Ghana, over the years has made various attempts at oil discovery, but was not until the year 2007, that 40 miles deep into the...
FPSO Kwame Nkrumah

Dumsor Returns AS FPSO Recovery is Unknown

It appears the return of the frequent power outages in many parts of the country may last longer as Ghana’s first Floating Production Storage...
Spio-Garbrah

Govt to back promotion of local products with policy

To this end, government will introduce a major policy to encourage the patronage of local products as a way of boosting the capacity of...
IFEJ-Flamingo Awards

Six journalists shortlisted for IFEJ-Flamingo Awards 2015

The Jury for the IFEJ-Flamingo 2015 Awards for Business and Financial Journalism has shortlisted six financial journalists for various categories of awards. The chair of...
Photo taken on Nov. 26, 2015 shows a truck loaded with sacks of agricultural produce along the muddy Sironko-Mbale road at Bugusege trading centre, eastern Uganda. As a country where over 80% of the population relies on agriculture, the Uganda government is prioritizing growth of infrastructure to economically viable areas to ease access to the markets. (Xinhua/Daniel Edyegu)

Cut in Ghana’s 2016 budget for agriculture worrying – Economist

Dr. Kojo Tutu, lecturer at the Department of Agriculture, University of Ghana said here during the 2016 post budget analysis organized by the Ministry...
Atuabo Gas Plant

Atuabo Gas Plant has capacity to process more gas from TEN Fields – Lartey

By Francis Tandoh The Atuabo Gas Processing Plant has capacity to process additional gas from the Tweneboa, Enyenra and Ntomme (TEN) Fields, Director of Operations...

Nobody can develop Ghana better, except Ghanaians -Nana Kobina Nketsia V

By Francis Tandoh Paramount Chief of Essikado Traditional Area, Nana Kobina Nketsia V, Friday said Ghanaians were the only ones who could develop the country...

Stakeholder engagement key to Ghana?s oil management – Gatsi

A financial expert Saturday said here a vibrant stakeholder engagement was key in the management of the oil and gas resource in the country. Dr....
Ms Lydia Lariba Bawa, Commissioner of Insurance

Ghana targets 3 percent insurance penetration

Ghana aims to achieve a three percent insurance penetration against the current rate of 1.5 percent. Lydia Lariba Bawa, Commissioner for the...
Journalist

Journalists urged to engage stakeholders in the extractive sector deeply

By Francis Tandoh A Senior Officer of the Extractive Resource Governance Unit at the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) Friday urged journalists to engage stakeholders...