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Nigeria: Amaechi declares declares free transport services

Minister of Transportation Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has declared free transportation services for staff and management of the ministry. Amaechi said the decision was to...
Maritime and Surveillance Conference

GMA Wants Maritime Transport Policy

Mr Daniel Appianin, the Deputy Director-General of the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA), has called for a Maritime Transport Policy (MTP) to effectively address the...
Ghana Standards Authority

GSA’s Work in Upper East Stalled Due to Lack of Transport

The Upper East Regional Office of the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has appealed to the government to resource the office and equip it with...
ROADS & Highways(??) ?GHANA. Talk of intelligence in design, Leadership & Management (By K.Danso 2006-Jul)

Road expansion requires dualisation of major highways – CILT

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) has indicated that for government to carry out excellent road expansion projects, it must consider the...

Titus Glover Appeal to Afram Plains Residents for Calm

Deputy Minister of Transport, Daniel Titus-Glover, has assured Ghanaians that the government will act swiftly to deal with the tension at Afram Plains in...

GIZ, NADMO pilot risk reduction instrument for farmers

GIZ, a German Development Agency, in partnership with the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), has rolled out a programme on preventive and risk reduction...
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Birth and Death Department In Garu-Tempane Record Low Registration

The Garu-Tempane District in the Upper East Region has been recording low birth and death registrations since the inception of the department in the...

Annual Consumer Price Inflation Falls

The annual consumer price inflation fell to 11.6 per cent in October from 12.2 per cent in September, while the monthly change rate in...
Ghana Airways

Niger Airways To Explore Partnership With Ghana

Mr Omar Hamidou Tchiana, Senior Minister and Minister of Transport of Niger, on Thursday said Ghana and Niger are exploring aviation areas for partnership. Speaking...

Transport and Guide Allowances for Workers with Disabilities Approved

The National Union of Workers with Disability has successfully secured transport and guide allowances for its members working in the public sector after months...

Personnel of MTTD cautioned against unethical acts

DCOP Maxwell Atingane, Director General in charge of Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Police Service has warned personnel to be professional,...

Government shelves proposed towing levy

The implementation of the Mandatory Towing Levy, which seeks to tow broken down and disabled vehicles on roads to reduce accidents, has been suspended,...
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UNHCR Begins Moving Congolese Refugees from Northern Angola

the UN Refugee Agency, and partners have begun relocating over 33,000 Congolese refugees from over-crowded reception centers in northern Angola to a newly established...

Tanzania’s sanctuary mulls revamping key road to ease transport for tourists

Tanzania's Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA) is intending to revamp key road passing through the world heritage site, an official said Wednesday. ...
Dr. Akinwumi Adesina

AfDB and EC partner to develop transport and energy

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved a historic framework agreement known as the Pillar Assessed Grant or Delegation...

Donors call for more funds to accelerate Africa’s development

Donors from Canada, Germany, UK and Spain have called on other countries to join them in increasing financial contributions to support infrastructure project preparation...
Inflation growth in Ghana

Higher transport cost pushes Ghana’s April inflation to 13 percent

Inflation rate for Ghana inched up 0.2 percentage points to 13.0 percent year-on-year during the month of April, relative to the 12.8 percent year-on-year...
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Deplorable Roads In Upper West Affecting Daily Activities

The Upper West Regional Secretariat of the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has bemoaned the deplorable state of roads in the region saying...

Cyanide Abease: Seamstress dies in an abandoned pit

A 35 year-old seamstress, who attempted to drive a taxi cab with registration number WR 842-16, died in the process when the...

Bush Fires Destroys 99 Electricity Poles In C/R

More than seventy-eight high tension and forty-nine low tension electricity poles were destroyed by bush fires in the Central Region in 2016. Mr William Coleman,...

Ghana Determinie To Make Agriculture Pivot Of Economic

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated his government’s commitment to make agriculture the pivot of Ghana's economic and social development. He noted that if...

Commuters Angry Over 15 Per Cent Fair Increment

Commuters in some parts of Accra have expressed worry over the 15 per cent hike in transport fares announced in Accra on Monday by...

GRTCC Cautions Public Against Paying Illegally Transport Fares

The Transport Fare Review Committee of the Ghana Road Transport Coordinating Council (GRTCC), has asked all commercial drivers and transport owners to maintain the...

Private Transport Unions Pledge Support For Nana Addo

The leadership of the three main private transport unions in Ghana have pledged their support for the government of President Akufo-Addo, assuring him of...
Kojo Ashong Bridge

Bronkong Community Appeals To Gov’t To Fix Broken Bridge

Bronkong, a fast developing community in the Afigya –Kwabre District, has appealed to the government to move quickly to fix a damaged bridge to...

Ghana’s Inflation Rate Falls To 13.3% In January

The year-on-year inflation rate for January 2017 fell to 13.3 per cent, down 2.1 percentage points from 15.4 per cent in December 2016. The rate...
President Akufo-Addo with the Standing Committee of the House of Chiefs

12 More Ministers Sworn In

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday night swore into office 12 more ministers approved by Parliament, admonishing them to fulfil the constitutional requirement...

GRTCC Debunks 15% Increment in Transport Fares

The Ghana Road Transport Coordinating Council (GRTCC) has dismissed reports that transport fares have been increased by 15 percent effective today .The council explains...
MiniMetro Bus

Ghana to have a MiniMetro Bus transport service

The problem of public transportations are varied and mostly observed in the Third World countries such as Ghana which are experiencing rapid demographic and...

Kwaku Ofori Asiamah to Review Atuabo Free Port Project

Transport Minister Nominee, Kwaku Ofori Asiamah says his outfit will reconsider the proposal to create a free port at Atuabo in the Western region...