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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Ghana hosts African Trade Ministers from December 9-15

Ghana, under the auspices of the Ministry of Trade and Industry, is hosting African Ministers of Trade from the African Union, (AU) member states from Monday, December 9 to...

Prez Akufo-Addo commissions first gas for Karpowership… as Ghana saves $480 million a year

… As Ghana saves $480 million a year in take-or-pay cost The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has turned on the valves for the use of natural gas from the...

President Akufo-Addo opens valve for receipt of first Karpower gas

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has symbolically opened the valve for the receipt of first gas for the 470 megawatts karpowership. The power ship which was previously located...

Pensioners not registered biometrically by Feb 1 to be removed- SSNIT

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust, (SSNIT) has cautioned all pensioners who have not undergone the SSNIT biometric registration to do so before the 1st of February 2020,...

President Akufo-Addo invites South Africans to invest in extractive sector

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has invited investors from South Africa to take advantage of the various opportunities that exist in bauxite and other raw material industries in Ghana...

NCA sanctions MTN for failing to comply with directives

The National Communications Authority (NCA) has sanctioned mobile network operator, MTN Ghana for failing to comply with directives which were issued to them following some challenges with their network...

Bauxite mining in Atewa Forest won’t affect three key river bodies – GIADEC

The Ghana Integrated Aluminium Development Corporation (GIADEC) says mining bauxite in the Atewa forest reserve will not lead to the destruction of the three key rivers which take their...

Adansi Trade Associations agree to pay their taxes

Members of various trade associations in the Adansi North and Adansi-Asokwa Districts, have agreed to honour their tax obligations promptly. The move would enable their respective Assemblies to generate enough...

Winneba: National Petroleum Authority outdoors premix retail outlet

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) in collaboration with the Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) has outdoored a standard premix retail outlet at Winneba in the Central Region. The Winneba Outlet...

GUTA appeals for suspension of port tariff increment

The Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) has appealed to President Akufo-Addo to as a matter of urgency suspend the 11% increase in port tariffs by Meridian Port Services. The...

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Africa

ECOWAS Ministers of Information meet in Abidjan

The Ministers of Information and Experts from Member States of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have disclosed the importance of the...

UN Sec Gen calls for investment in Central Emergency Response Fund

UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one...

World

Algerian ex-PMs get long jail sentences for corruption

An Algerian court has sentenced two former prime ministers to long jail terms amid a huge corruption investigation. Ahmed Ouyahia was sentenced to 15 years...

Trump impeachment: Democrats unveil formal charges

The Democratic-controlled US House Judiciary Committee has unveiled charges against President Donald Trump, a key move in impeaching him. The first article revealed by committee...