29. September 2022
September 29, 2022

The government will not abandon its mini-budget despite the Bank of England having to step in amid market turmoil, a Treasury minister has said. Labour called for the tax-cutting measures to be ditched after they sparked a fall in the pound and a surge in borrowing costs. Government departments are also being asked to find […]

September 29, 2022

The Co-Chair of the Ghana Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative, Dr. Steve Manteaw says the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation’s payment of revenues accrued from 7% interest in the Jubilee and TEN petroleum fields to Ghana Offshore Holding Company is a breach of the Petroleum Revenue Management Act (PRMA). Dr. Manteaw who is a former Chairman of […]

September 29, 2022

The Minister for Communications and Digitalisation, Hon. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has said Ghana is in the progress of becoming a digital gateway for the African continent, which will go a long way to help bridge the digital divide for others who are not digitally inclined. In addition, she said Ghana’s achievement in the past years on […]

September 29, 2022

Judges and Magistrates have lamented what they say are unnecessary and unjustified attacks against their persons and the Judiciary. Former President, John Mahama speaking at a gathering at the NDC’s Lawyers’ Conference on August 28 criticised the Judiciary and described it as a “broken image”. There have been raging criticisms from other personalities of the […]

September 29, 2022

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) is currently experiencing some technical challenges  in relation to the metering system nationwide, which has resulted in some customers unable to top-up electric power credit on prepaid metres for the past three days. The technical challenge has affected customers in 10 operational regional areas of the ECG in Volta, […]

September 29, 2022

Amidst the worsening economic conditions and government’s plan to secure an IMF support programme, Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta is hopeful of a “Ghana miracle” to salvage the economy. Addressing the media on the state of the Ghanaian economy on Wednesday, the Minister said, “the sanctity and the well-functioning of the financial system are sacrosanct” and […]

September 24, 2022

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has handed over some managers of three facilities to the CID Unit of the Ghana Police Service for an investigation into non-compliance with the country’s tax law. The facilities are Champion Dishes, a Restaurant at Adabraka, Grace Has Found Us and Celeb’s all at Dansoman were found not to be […]

September 24, 2022

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Ghana’s Long-Term Local- and Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to ‘CC’, from ‘CCC’. The downgrade reflects the increased likelihood that Ghana will pursue a debt restructuring given mounting financing stress, with surging interest costs on domestic debt and a prolonged lack of access to Eurobond markets. “There is a high likelihood […]

September 24, 2022

The Ghana School of Law entrance examination expected to be written at 10 am today, September 23, 2022, has leaked. According to a Citi News report,  the paper has been shared widely on a number of social media platforms. The examination, which is being supervised by the Independent Examination Committee of the General Legal Council, […]

September 24, 2022

Jesus answered him, “I assure you and most solemnly say to you, unless a person is born again [reborn from above—spiritually transformed, renewed, sanctified], he cannot [ever] see and experience the kingdom of God.” Nicodemus said to Him, “How can a man be born when he is old? He cannot enter his mother’s womb a […]

September 20, 2022

Britain honored the life of Queen Elizabeth II with a state funeral steeped in tradition on Monday. The Queen, the UK’s longest-reigning monarch, died September 8 after a rule spanning seven decades. She was 96. The funeral service took place at Westminster Abbey in London, where the Queen was crowned 69 years ago and where […]

September 20, 2022

The Ministry of Interior has announced Wednesday, September 21, 2022, as a public holiday to mark Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day. “The general public is hereby informed that Wednesday, 21st September 2021, which marks Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day, is a Statutory Public Holiday and should be observed as such throughout the country,” a statement from the […]

September 20, 2022

President Nana Akufo-Addo and wife, Rebecca Akufo-Addo, have joined scores of mourners at the Westminster Abbey Hall for the final funeral rites of Queen Elizabeth II. President Akufo-Addo was spotted in a black suit and white shirt while his wife was adorned in a black dress with a scarf holding her handbag and walked beside him. The two […]

September 20, 2022

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Klottey Korle, Dr. Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings has attributed the rising youth unemployment situation in the country to the disconnect between the subjects being offered in tertiary institutions and the job market. In a presentation on the topic, Peace Building and Security Among the Youth, during the celebration of the International […]

September 19, 2022

The Queen’s hearse, draped in flowers and surrounded by marching guards, has turned onto the Long Walk leading to Windsor Castle. The procession is slowly moving along that stretch now, met with huge crowds that have waited hours to bid farewell. The picturesque avenue running from Windsor Castle to Windsor Great Park was earlier declared […]

September 19, 2022

The Queen’s funeral inspired a mix of emotions in crowds waiting to see the procession. Mourners were seen crying, singing the British national anthem, observing silence and throwing flowers at the Queen’s hearse. Take a look at some pictures from Monday. A woman is embraced as the State Gun Carriage carrying the coffin of Queen […]

September 18, 2022

The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Samuel Abu Jinapor, has advised that operators of small scale mining in the country must be treated with tact. According to him, despite the activities of illegal miners, licensed small scale miners contribute significantly to Ghana’s economy hence a cautious approach must be employed in addressing the challenges […]