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Smart housing prototype shows promise in rapidly urbanizing Africa

Africa is urbanizing fast, as its population grows and many flocks to cities in search of jobs, education and healthcare. Studies show that hundreds of millions more Africans will live...

SEC working with Gold Coast Fund Management for sustainable investor solution

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), says it is working with Gold Coast Fund Management (GCFM) to secure a lasting solution to its liquidity challenges in the mutual interest...

Ghana leads pack of fastest-growing economies

Ghana is projected to be one of the two fastest-growing economies in the world this year, moving ahead of its peers in sub-Saharan Africa, except the South Sudan. The forecast,...

GNPC to pay US$250m for unused gas

The take-or-pay obligations under the various gas purchase agreements has brought financial burden to the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), the Parliamentary Select Committee on Mines and Energy has...

Poor implementation of laws characterise African natural resource sector

Countries across resource-rich sub-Saharan Africa are failing to reap the benefits from their wealth of endowments of oil and minerals due to an “implementation gap” between the laws that...

BoG seeks GH¢7bn support for savings and loans companies

After cleaning up the banking sector, the Bank of Ghana (BoG) is now set to raise GH¢7 billion from the government to support distressed savings and loans companies and...

Give legal backing to Fiscal Responsibility Council-CSOs’ suggest to gov’t

Civil Society Organizations, (CSOs'), have advocated the need for government to give legal backing to the newly established Fiscal Council to enable the Council to undertake its functions within...

Technological Innovations can help Africa’s Economic Progress – Veep Dr. Bawumia

Ghana’s Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, believes African countries can make tremendous economic progress by taking advantage of technological innovations. Speaking at the Columbia University's 16th  African Economic Forum on...

GNPC allocates US$12M to establish Hydrocarbon Accumulation in Voltaian Basin

Ghana National Petroleum Corporation, (GNPC) has planned to use US$12.00 million to undertake a number of activities including the establishment of hydrocarbon accumulation in Voltaian Basin for the year...

Veep Dr. Bawumia woos business community in US

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia on Thursday, April 11, 2019, has once again assured Ghanaians that the President Akufo-Addo led government  is focus on delivering on its mandate, and...

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Driver in court for sexually assaulting girl, 14

A Cape Coast Circuit Court has granted a Gh¢20,000 bail to Kwame Tawiah, a 27-year-old Driver after he was put before them for allegedly...

Ken Ofori-Atta, Addison pen Ghana’s ‘goodbye’ letter to IMF

On March 7 this year, the Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, and the Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), Dr Ernest Addison,...

Song theft accusations don’t move me –Kuami Eugene

NOT once, not twice has he been accused of song theft; in fact, that seems to be the case with almost all the hit...