Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has announced 10 measures introduced by various Ministries, Departments and Agencies over the past nine months in an effort to improve the country’s business environment. A multisectoral technical team from across Government agencies presented the ambitious business reform plan to key stakeholders at Labadi …read more
The maiden awards to celebrate excellence in the digital space in Ghana has been launched in Accra with a call on Ghanaians to take the sector seriously.
The event dubbed “Africa Digital awards” will take place from June 27 and 28, 2019 in Accra with a summit on digitalisation on …read more
About five Northern Regional executives of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) have been asked to resign following the creation of two new regions.
The Savannah and North East Regions were carved from the Northern Region in February, making some executives of the party who were once serving in Northern …read more
An employee under the Health ministry continued to receive a salary for 12 months undetected for no work done.
Dr Mubarak Adjase collected ¢86,735 between December 2014 to December 2015 while posted at the College of Health Research at Kintampo in the Bono Ahafo region.
This came up during …read more
The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, has announced that visa fee for entering Ghana from the United Kingdom (UK) has been reduced, adding that the move is expected to be replicated across the country’s missions worldwide.
She made the announcement when she addressed members …read more
Zimbabwe has great infrastructure that could benefit immensely from the adoption of new technologies such as 5G whose commercial roll out was imminent, ITU Telecommunication Standardisation Bureau director Dr Chaesub Lee.
5G or fifth generation is the latest generation of cellular mobile communications.
He said while addressing journalists here yesterday …read more
MDC secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora has been issued with a warrant of arrest after he failed to appear for trial in a case in which he is facing charges of negligent driving.
His trial was expected to start last Thursday but he failed to turn up in court resulting in him …read more
Jimi Agbaje, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded Lagos State governorship election, says he lost the election due to low turnout of voters.
Agbaje, in an interview with The Punch newspaper after he lost the election to Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress with …read more
The Code of Conduct Tribunal ( CCT ) has ordered that proceedings in the trial of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen should now be conducted on an day-to-day basis.
Tribunal Chairman, Danladi Umar, in a bench ruling, on Monday, relied on the provision of Section 296(3 …read more
Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Sunday sent a message of condolences to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed over the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed the 157 people onboard.
According to a press release, like all Ghanaians, the president has been deeply saddened by Sunday's news of …read more
Ghana is in talks with Standard Chartered Plc and Standard Bank Group Limited for a bridge loan of $750 million and will repay the facility with the proceeds of a Eurobond sale, reports Bloomberg.
The Ministry of Finance listed the proposal for a syndicated loan in the Friday, March 8 …read more
A total of 190 people were killed through road accidents in the calendar month of January 2019 alone, according to Transport Minister, Kwaku Ofori Asiamah. Hundreds of others were also taken with varying degrees of injury.
According to the minister, these accidents were caused as a result of indiscipline among …read more
s part of efforts to sanitize and regularize mining operations in the country, the Ministry of Transport (MOT) has called on owners of mining companies to register all earth moving equipment no later than March 31, 2019.
According to the Ministry in a press statement, the registration of the vehicles …read more
European Union (EU) member states have unanimously rejected a proposal by the EU Executive Commission (EC) to blacklist 23 countries, including Ghana and territories, it believes pose a high risk of money laundering or terrorist financing. According to the EC, the countries were placed on the blacklist for having strategic …read more