Ghana News

📈Zimbabwe Quadruples Electricity⚡️ Prices Amid Blackouts

Zimbabwe has raised its average electricity tariff by 320 percent to ramp up power supplies at a time of daily blackouts but the move will likely anger consumers already grappling with soaring inflation and stagnant wages.

The southern African country is experiencing its worst economic crisis in 10 years, seen …

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Ghana: Sunyani Airport✈ to Be Reopened by End of Year - 🔊President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo yesterday assured the chiefs and people of the Bono Region that the Sunyani Airport will be reopened by the end of this year following the ongoing rehabilitation works on the facility.

The President gave the assurance in Sunyani during his meeting with chiefs in the …

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Ghana🇬🇭, German🇩🇪 Devt Bank ✍Sign €16m Deal

The Ministry of Finance and the German Development Bank, KfW, have signed a financing agreement under a partnership between Germany and Ghana to the tune of €16 million.

The agreement will enable Ghana to secure its shareholding and membership into the African Trade Insurance (ATI) Agency, a multilateral investment guarantee …

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Gov't Releases 👉GHS 88m for 'Free SHS'

The Ministry of Finance has released eighty-eight million Ghana cedis (GHS 88m) to the Ministry of Education as payment for the first semester of 2nd year students on the 'Free SHS' policy.

The monies will be disbursed to all the public senior high schools on the policy across the country …

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Law School Protest ✊Turns Violent; SRC President ⛓Arrested

A peaceful protest by law students across Ghana in Accra turned violent as police officers opened water canons and tear gas on them.

The incident also led to the arrest of the Students Representative Council (SRC) President of the Ghana School of Law, Jonathan Alua and other 9 students.

The …

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Ghana Wallop Ivory Coast👉 3-1 to Reach WAFU Final⚽

The Black Stars B defeated their Ivorian counterparts 3-1 to book a place in the final of the 2019 WAFU Championship in Senegal.

Shafiu Mumuni made history by emerging as the first player to register a hat-trick in the WAFU Championship since its re-introduction in the 2000s.

Ivory Coast dominated …

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Official: Springfield Oil🛢 Begins Drilling in👉 WCTP Block 2

Springfield Exploration and Production Limited (SEP), an Independent Ghanaian energy company drilling in Deepwater offshore Ghana, on Monday, October 7th spudded its Afina-1x well in the West Cape Three Points Block 2.

This is the first time an independent energy company in Africa is accomplishing such a feat and places …

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KNUST Admits Over👉 22,000 Students for 2019/2020 Academic Year

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has formally admitted 22,011 fresh students for the 2019/2020 academic year.

A statement issued by the KNUST and copied to the Ghana News Agency said, the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kwasi Obiri Danso in his address, congratulated the students for sailing …

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Cotton Has Annual 👉Turnover of Around 💲50 Billion – FAO

The cotton sector in most economies around the world has an annual turnover of around $50 billion with a production of 25 million tonnes in 75 countries, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), has said.

The FAO said also that international trade in cotton is estimated at US$ 18 billion …

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