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Australian Aid

Australia Supports 7 West African Countries with Life Changing Projects

The Australian High Commission in Ghana, has provided one million Australian dollars (approximately GHc3.7 million) grants under its Direct Aid Programme (DAP) to some...
Innovation Competition

CEO for West African Feeds Emerges Winner in Innovative Competition

Ms Rose Serwaa Oduro, the Chief Executive Officer of West African Feeds has emerged winner of the maiden edition of the incubation programme, held...
tax

West African Governments To Clamp Down On Non-Tax Compliance

The Ghana Revenue Authority has embarked on an education drive to lift tax-to-GDP, which currently stands at 16.5%. It has accelerated its drive to...

Parliament charge ministry to investigate alleged slave auction in Libya

Mr Frank Annoh-Dompreh, Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs, has called on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to collaborate with the United...
International Criminal Court

ECOWAS pledge support to new Ghanaian ICC judge

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has pledged his support for Prof Henrietta Mensa-Bonsu for the post of Judge at the International...

Yara Ghana supports farmers day with fertilizer

Yara Ghana Limited has donated GHS 25,000.00 (Twenty Five Thousand Ghana Cedis) and one hundred bags of its premium YaraMila Actyva fertilizer to the...
ECOWAS

Big Brother Nigeria Skeptical About Morocco Entrance to ECOWAS

Nigerians are openly uncomfortable as Morrcco seek admission into ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States). The ECOWAS is currently a Union of fifteen...
Benin

Benin Becomes 17th Member Africa Finance Corporation

The Republic of Benin (Benin) has become the 17th Member State of Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), Africa's premier infrastructure development finance institution. Hon. Romuald Wadagni,...
President Akufo-Addo delivering a speech at the graduation ceremony

Ghana’s Nana Akufo-Addo Advocates for Reliable, Cheaper Power

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo on Friday opened the 12th General Assembly of the West African Power Pool (WAPP) while calling for ensuring stable and...
School Complex

Old Students Of Navrongo SHS Furnish Economics Department

The 1977 year group of the Navrongo Senior High School has furnished the Home Economics Department of the school to facilitate teaching and learning...

Nigerian president to attend regional meeting on common currency

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday depart for Niamey, Republic of Niger to participate in a meeting on common currency for the West...

Ghana Swim Team Ready for Lagos Championship

The Ghana Swim Team are ready to take off to Nigeria , Lagos to be precise to take part in the Africa Zone 2...
ECOWAS

West African states move to remove obstacles to free movement of persons, goods

Ghana on Monday officially launched a National Steering Committee for the implementation of the regional monitoring mechanism (RMM) for the free movement of inter-state...
real estate

West African Real Estate Shifts into Another Phase

Nigeria has faced strong headwinds in the past two years however, the currency uncertainty and falling oil price and production that have weighed heavily...
Togo opposition on the march for removal of neo-colonial regime in Lome

Viewpoint: 15 Pan African National Party Leaders Sentenced to Prison in Togo

Unrest swept the West African state of Togo beginning on August 19-20 when an opposition coalition CAP 2015 and the Pan African National Party...
football

Ghana intensifies preparations to host West African football tournament

Ghana said on Friday it had stepped up preparations for the upcoming West Africa Football Union (WAFU) tournament in September. The two-week soccer fiesta, which...
food

Accra to hosts 4th agrofood & plastprintpack for West Africa

Great chances for producers of process & packaging technology Official country pavilions from Algeria, Belarus, France and the Netherlands confirmed The...
IMF

IMF urges quality BoP statistics for the West African bloc

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) urged West African countries here on Monday to ensure quality Balance of Payment data to enable informed decision-making ...
video

Ghana shifts attention to onshore petroleum exploration

After more than 20 discoveries of hydro-carbons offshore since 2017, Ghana is now turning attention to onshore oil exploration, Freddie Blay, Chairman of Ghana...
renewable

Gambia to get GEF fund to promote renewable energy

The Gambian National Environment Agency (NEA) on Wednesday said the country will benefit from a 1.8-million-U.S.-dollar grant from the Global Environment Fund (GEF) to...
West African Gas Pipelines have received gas from Nigeria over the past 3 years

West African gas pipeline project to be reinvigorated

A regional meeting is expected on Friday in the capital Cotonou to eliminate bottlenecks that impede the good operation of the West African gas...
video

Ghana needs up to US$600 million annually to meet SDGs on WASH alone

The West African country needs to invest between 500 million and 600 million U.S. dollars annually over the next 13 years to meet the...

Upturn in West African consumer confidence levels

Sentiment in the west of Africa is on the increase with the news that the latest Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) figures for Quarter 4,...
Person voting

West African bloc sends observers to monitor Gambian poll

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has sent 20 observers to observe Gambia's national assembly elections scheduled for Thursday, said a senior...
disease

West African nations establish regional center for disease control

Health authorities in West Africa have set up a regional Center for Disease Control (CDC) in Abuja, Nigeria to deal with pandemics such as...

NLA Elaborate Its Rich History In A Book

The National Lottery Authority (NLA) has launched a book to elaborate the authority’s rich history which has been handed down from one generation of...
Ghana Tourism Authority

GTA To Boost Potentials Of Bosomtwe Lake

The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) has unveiled an ambitious plan to increase the tourist attraction of the Bosomtwe Lake, the largest natural fresh water...
Industrial and Commercial Workers Union

ICU Excited About Corporate Tax Reduction

The Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU), has given thumbs-up for Government’s commitment to reduce corporate taxes to relieve the burden on business and...
transportation

Minister Promise To Make Ghana A Transportation Hub

Mr Kweku Ofori Asiamah, the Minister for Transport said he would work earnestly in ensuring that Ghana became the transportation hub of the West...

Kusanaba SHS Battling Infrastructure Deficit

The Kusanaba Senior High School in the Bawku West District is battling infrastructure deficit and needs immediate government and donor Agency intervention to survive...