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Pius Enam Hadzide

Government Reinstate Suspended Minister

Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday reinstated the deputy minister of youth and sports Pius Enam Hadzide, who was cleared of wrongdoing in the...
Agriculture in Africa

African trainees undergo agriculture training in Guizhou

A total of 21 trainees from six African countries are receiving agricultural technology training in southwest China's Guizhou Province, Guizhou University said Sunday. Trainees from...
Anas Aremeyaw Anas

Kenyan Referee Banned Over Bribery Scam

Confederation of African Football (CAF) has now banned disgraced Kenyan referee Aden Marwa from all football activities for life. The Kenyan referee, who was kicked...

Kenya’s Coach unhappy Over his team’s performance

Kenya's women's national team coach David Ouma has urged his side to channel their frustration after missing out of the Africa Nations Cup on...

Italy’s refugee policies attracting criticism and attention

Italian President Sergio Mattarella said this week it was "irresponsible" for the new Italian government to let its strict anti-migrant policies put the European...
Ghana Rugby

Rugby Africa Silver Cup: 6 teams lock horns for Gold Cup

Rugby Africa on Friday confirmed the six teams that will compete in this year's Silver Cup, which begins on July 8 with two pools...
Cocoa has been the main cash crop for ghana.

Ghana to embark on massive local cocoa processing campaign

The government of Ghana and its partners are putting in place measures to increase domestic processing of cocoa beans up to 50 percent of...
IMF

Ghana’s Post IMF Program Will Forecast on Fiscal Discipline

Ghana would not relent in ensuring fiscal discipline in public finance management even after the end of an International Monetary Fund (IMF) support program,...
Rwanda

Gambia: Nigerian Peacekeeper Dies Over Poor Health

The ECOWAS military intervention in the Gambia (ECOMIG) command announced Thursday the death of Nigerian peacekeeper Abubakar Abdullahi due to irregular breathing. ECOMIG Commander Colonel...
Person voting

UN Diplomat has asked Ghana to consider a comprehensive electoral system

The United Nations envoy in Ghana on Thursday commended Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for his commitment to an inclusive approach to the...
Cricket

2020 ICC: Uganda prepares for battle eastern Africa Qualifier

Uganda's national cricket team on Thursday set off for neighboring Rwanda where it will battle with other east African countries in the 2020 ICC...
cocoa

Shanghai Expo: Ghana makes a strong statement with Cocoa

Feverish preparations are underway for Ghana to make a strong case for its cocoa during the upcoming Shanghai International Import Exposition (Shanghai Expo) in...

Ghana’s Offshore Field Begins Commercial Gas Production

The government of Ghana and its partners announced here on Wednesday the start of commercial gas production on the Sankofa field Offshore Cape Three...
Ghana’s investment market

Projected 2019 global economic slow-down to cripple African commodity exporters – Analyst

An analyst has cautioned African commodity exporting countries to prepare for effects of a possible global economic melt-down next year. In a conversation with Xinhua...
football

Ghana and FIFA Join hands to solve Ghana’s Football crisis

The Ghanaian government and the world football governing body, FIFA, have agreed to collaborate closely to restore normalcy and integrity in the administration of...
growth

Ghana records 6.8 percent economic growth for 2018 Q1

Ghana's economy grew 6.8 percent year-on-year during the first quarter of 2018, compared with the 6.7 percent year-on-year growth rate recorded during the same...
tax

Ghana Government considers other tax options

The government of Ghana will introduce new tax measures this month aimed at shoring up revenue in order to sustain the government's ambitious flagship...
Tilapia

Ghana places ban on the importation of Tilapia over Aquaculture virus

Government of Ghana announced a ban here on Wednesday on ornamental fish import to prevent the possibility of a new aquaculture virus from entering...
Ghana Beach Soccer

2018 AFCON Beach Soccer: Uganda Comes Up Against Cote d’Ivoire

The Confederation of African Football has drawn Uganda to face Cote d'Ivoire Coast in the qualifiers of the 2018 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON)...
FIFA-Logo

FIFA calls on Ghana over football problems

FIFA on Tuesday officially invited the Ghanaian government for a meeting at its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, as part of deliberations towards the resumption...
aviation

Ghana pledges her commitment to ICAO Compliance duties

Ghana's foreign ministry on Friday reaffirmed its commitment to ensuring compliance with its international obligation under the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), as well...
oil rig

Ghana’s Oil Sector Under Exploited due to Lack of Data

Ghana's quest to increase its hydrocarbon exploitation could be hamstrung unless the country invests in data on its entire potential oil field, a researcher...
housing

UN pledges to invest in Kenya’s housing infrastructure

The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Tuesday promised to work with Kenya to tap global pension funds to invest in the country's...
Consumer Confidence

Ghana’s economy still susceptible to shocks – experts

As Ghana prepares to wind up its thee year Extended Credit Facility fiscal support program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), experts have been...
Atewa Forest

Ghana risks losing forest cover by 2040 – World Bank official

If the trend of forest cover loss continued unchecked, Ghana risked losing its total forest cover by 2040 Mafalda Duarte Head of Climate Investment...
Vice President Amissah-Arthur

Former Ghanaian Vice President Amissah-Arthur dies

Former Vice President of Ghana Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur is, dead, local media reported here early Friday. Although full facts are not yet out, the report...
President Akufo-Addo interacting with President Paul Kagame

Africa has all it takes to transform continent’s economy – Akufo-Addo and Kagame conclude

Africa’s inability to transform its economy is not due to lack of the resources it needed to pursue a successful economic transformation agenda, President...
Gold bars

About US$6.0 Billion worth of Ghana’s gold export unaccounted for

Gold export from Ghana worth six billion US Dollars between 2013 and 2016 were unaccounted for due to the porosity in Ghana’s tax administration,...
importers

Ghanaian import traders decry killer tariffs and exchange rate depreciation of local currency

Import traders in Ghana have listed high tariffs and exchange rate depreciation of the local currency (Cedi) as the major threats their businesses were...
NADMO

NADMO says At least 10 killed by flood in Ghana

At least 10 people have been killed following Monday's torrential rains in some parts of Ghana, the country's relief agency confirmed on Thursday. Abu Ramadan,...

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