Archive for month September, 2021

  • September 17, 2021

    CIIG to...

    The Chartered Insurance Institute of Ghana (CIIG), umbrella body of insurance practitioners, has vowed to dismiss members engaged in all manner of unprofessional practices in the industry. According to the institute, unethical practices bordering on corporate governance are making the industry unpopular – a reason for the low public confidence...

  • September 17, 2021

    ECOWAS imposes...

    Leaders of West Africa regional bloc ECOWAS have imposed travel bans and a freeze of the financial assets of Guinea’s coup leaders and their families. The sanctions are expected to put more pressure on the military junta to restore constitutional rule. The decisions were announced after an extraordinary summit in...

  • September 17, 2021

    Police Service...

    The Bono East Regional Anti-Robbery Taskforce is the toast of the Police Administration following its work in fighting all forms of robberies in the region. The Administration in a Facebook post Thursday, said the taskforce led by Superintendent Al-Meyao Abass Kwarasey, has per its aggressive operations in the area and...

  • September 17, 2021

    We’ll arrest...

    Fishermen engaged in light fishing will be arrested and prosecuted, the Minister for Fisheries and Aquaculture, Hawa Koomson has warned. Such an action, she says, has become necessary to bring an end to the act. It is estimated that three million Ghanaians depend on the fishing sector for their livelihood....

  • September 17, 2021

    This man...

    You should see the inside of this airplane! Bruce Campell, a 64-year-old retired electrical engineer has always had a very creative vision. When he was in his early twenties, he bought a 10-acre piece of land for 23,000 dollars in the woods of Hillsboro, Oregon with a very clear vision...

  • September 17, 2021

    New directors...

    Newly appointed directors of GOIL Company Limited have promised to prioritize the improvement of the company’s share value along with profitability during their tenure. Shareholders of GOIL at an Extraordinary General Meeting voted for and ratified the appointment of four individuals as new directors. The four include Mr. Reginald Daniel...

  • September 17, 2021

    Accra-Tema Beach...

    Contractors working on phase one of the Accra-Tema Beach Road reconstruction are optimistic that the project will be completed on schedule, despite the delay in the relocation of utility lines and the demolition of structures within the construction path. Work on the 16-kilometre project, which starts from the Independence Arch...

  • September 17, 2021

    Kali Uchis...

    With their breathy, poised delivery and moody sensibilities, Kali Uchis and emerging Ghanaian American singer Amaarae are fitting bedfellows on the latter’s remix of “Sad Girlz Luv Money.” On the original, a cut from Amaarae’s first full-length project, The Angel You Don’t Know, she and Moliy — another artist with Ghanaian roots — coo about dollars...

  • September 17, 2021

    11th Ghana...

    Nominations for the 11the edition of the Ghana Information Technology & Telecom Awards (GITTA 2021) have been opened. In its 11th year, the Ghana Information Technology & Telecom Awards which has been the Oscars of Ghana’s ICT industry for over a decade will once again celebrate and showcase disruptions, innovation...

  • September 17, 2021

    Ghana Card...

    The National Health Insurance Scheme card will be phased out at the end of the year, with the function to be transferred to the Ghana Card. Nearly half of the Ghanaian population have registered onto the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), enabling them to access healthcare services in public facilities...

  • September 17, 2021

    5th Volta...

    The Volta Regional Co-ordinating Council in partnership with the Association of Ghana Industries, Ghana Tourism Authority and Advert Tower, has opened registration for the upcoming Volta Trade and Investment Fair. The Fair kicks off from 15th November to 28th November 2021, at the Ho Sports Stadium, and it is expected...

  • September 17, 2021

    Unemployment is...

    The Deputy Ranking Member on the Constitutional, Legal, and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament, Francis-Xavier Sosu has said the twin challenge of unemployment and economic hardship remains the greatest threat to democracy in Ghana and Africa. According to him, these factors coupled with breaches of established democratic norms have contributed...

  • September 17, 2021

    ECOWAS gives...

    ECOWAS has given the military junta in Guinea six months to return the country to democratic rule after the September 5 ousting of President Alpha Condé. The members of the junta, who are under the banner of the National Committee for Reconciliation and Development (CNRD), have also been slapped with...

  • September 17, 2021

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  • September 17, 2021

    Security personnel...

    There is a heavy security presence on the campus of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) ahead of the end of the second semester today, Friday, September 17, 2021. This follows the deployment of security personnel on the campus by the Ashanti Regional Security Council.  This is...

  • September 17, 2021

    Quickly withdraw...

    A former Director of Communications for the governing New Patriotic Party, (NPP), Nana Akomea, has urged former President John Dramani Mahama to withdraw the do-or-die comment he made in relation to the 2024 election. According to Nana Akomea, Mr. Mahama must quickly withdraw the comments if it is an expression...

  • September 17, 2021

    Akyem Oda...

    It was an emotional and solemn scene at the Akyem Oda business centre last Wednesday when the Eastern Regional Minister, Mr Seth Kwame Acheampong and his entourage visited the burnt central market. The team, which included police, military, fire service personnel and officials from the Eastern Regional Directorate of the...

  • September 17, 2021

    Arizona-based renewable...

    With the latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) predicting severe drought in Africa in the coming decades, Arizona-based water production firm, SOURCE, looks forward to meeting water-related challenges in Ghana’s rural communities and schools. Source Hydropanel is an autonomous solar system that can collect up to...

  • September 17, 2021

    Three arrested...

    Three persons in Akatsi in the Volta Region have been arrested by the police for duping people who hoped to be recruited into the Ghana Police Service. The three, Bernard Amenyah, 18; Godsway Adzikah, 23 and Godson Wemegah, 21, are currently in the custody of the Volta Regional Police Command...

  • September 17, 2021

    Ursula tours...

    The Minister of Communications and Digitalisation, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has inaugurated a fully furnished Information and Communications Technology (ICT) laboratory for the Sefwi-Wiawso Senior High School (SHS) in the Wiawso municipality in the Western North Region. The laboratory, which has 40 new desktop computers with accessories, was funded by the...

  • September 17, 2021

    TMA urges...

    The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) has disclosed that only 30 per cent of sewer users in the metropolis are currently on its database and therefore pay maintenance fee to the assembly. The Metropolitan Finance Officer, Mr Frederick Doe, said it meant that about 70 per cent of the sewer users...

  • September 17, 2021

    World Vision,...

    World Vision Ghana and Rehoboth Foundation International, both non-governmental organisations (NGOs), have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to work towards improving the well-being of children, families and communities in the country. The two-year renewable agreement, which was signed in Accra yesterday, will promote health care and disease prevention, improved...

  • September 17, 2021

    Stakeholders deliberate...

    A process to review and update the national gender policy began with a maiden stakeholders’ consultative meeting in Accra yesterday. Led by the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP), the review has become necessary following the expiry of the five-year gender policy — 2015 to 2020. The participants...

  • September 17, 2021

    Project to...

    A project to combat child labour in the country’s agricultural sector value chain was launched in Accra last Tuesday. The initiative is intended to complement the government’s effort at eradicating child labour which is manifested in the form of forced labour, child labour (including the worst forms of child labour),...

  • September 17, 2021

    I am...

    UK-based Ghanaian highlife producer Roy Thomas, who is a nephew of the famous highlife legend, Pat Thomas, has made interesting revelations about his willingness to uplift highlife music in Ghana. In an interview with Hitz FM on 16 September 16, 2021, Roy revealed he is currently on a mission to...

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