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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Parliament passes C.I 109 for creation of new regions

Parliament has adopted the report of the Committee of Subsidiary Legislation on the Referendum (Creation of New Regions) Regulations, 2018, (C.I. 109) for creation of six additional regions in...

“Let’s rekindle the spirit and integrity of Ghanaians to improve sanitation” – JJ Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has re-echoed the need to rekindle the spirit and integrity of the Ghanaian to restore a sense of order and social responsibility needed to...

Construction of Ghana’s first Bitumen processing plant begins in Tema

The sod has been cut for the construction of Ghana’s First Bitumen Processing Plant in Tema. The plant is estimated to cost about 35 million dollars. It is said to...

Africa can be major trading hub — GIPC Boss

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), Yofi Grant, says Africa has the potential to be a major trading hub in the world. “This is a...

Hardship hits EOCO as it struggles to pay electricity bill

It has emerged that the State Investigative Body, Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO), has ran out of cash to the extent that, it's struggling to purchase fuel for...

Akufo-Addo’s presidency has the right attitude towards good governance

Akufo-Addo’s presidency has the right attitude towards good governance We as a people must not be lost on the often quoted adage which states, “We must give credit where...

EC to compile new voters’ register ahead of 2020 polls

The Electoral Commission (EC), has announced that it will compile a fresh Voters' Register next year to be used for the 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary elections. The Director of Electoral...

Oti will extend “golden” handshake to Volta Region- Nifahene of Buem

The Nifahene of Buem Traditional Area in the yet to be inaugurated Oti region, Nana Opraw Akuamoah VIII has said the desire of people in the newly created region...

Parliament approves €97M for Keta water supply system

Parliament has approved two loan agreements—Buyer Credit Facility and Commercial Facility—from Deutsche Bank S.p.A (as Arranger, Agent and Original Lenders) totalling €97,184,577.92 to finance the Expansion and Rehabilitation...

Government rents out KIA terminal 1 to private company

Government through the Ghana Airport Company Limited (GACL) has rented out the ground floor of Terminal 1 to a private company, McDan Aviation for use as a Logistics Operations...

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Africa

‘We’ll die of hunger first’: Despair as Zimbabwe lockdown begins

It was still early on Sunday morning when Stewart Dzivira, his wife and their two-year-old son, jumped on a bus in Glen View, a densely...

Nigeria announces two-week lockdown in main cities

The president of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has announced a lockdown in the cities of Lagos and Abuja in an effort to contain the spread...

World

Germany’s State Minister commits suicide as coronavirus hits economy

Thomas Schaefer, the finance minister of Germany's Hesse state, has committed suicide apparently after becoming "deeply worried" over how to cope with the economic...

Coronavirus: China bars foreign visitors as imported cases rise

China has announced a temporary ban on all foreign visitors, even if they have visas or residence permits. The country is also limiting Chinese and...