Monday, June 27, 2022

Government

Residents in Wa want E-Levy reduced from 1.75% to 0.5%

Participants at a Town Hall meeting on the E levy in Wa in the Upper West Region, have proposed to the government to further bring down the percentage of the E Levy from 1.75% 0.5%. They said when this...

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ayorkor Botchwey confers with Ambassador of Japan to Ghana, Chizuki Hisanobu

By Nathaniel Nartey The Ambassador of Japan to Ghana, H.E. Mr Mochizuki Hisanobu has paid a courtesy call on the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration Hon. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey in her office in Accra. The two dignitaries used...

Former President Mahama calls for urgent intervention to avert collapse of Ghana’s economy

By Hannah Dadzie Former President, John Dramani Mahama, has called for urgent intervention to avert a total collapse of Ghana's economy. He said there is no dispute that the economy is in a deep crisis. This is due to the...

Parliamentarians should stick to making laws- Dean, UPSA

By Benedicta Konadu. Dean at the School of Graduate Studies, UPSA, Dr. John K. M. Mawutor has asserted that Members of Parliament have gone beyond their boundaries by going into developmental projects. According to him, the function of the Members of Parliament...

Northern Region: Protests over bad roads

By Murtala Issah Residents of Dalun in the Kumbungu District of the Northern region have petitioned President Akufo Addo to intervene and get the Contractor working on the Bontanga-Dalun -Nawuni road completed.The 10-kilometer road was awarded on contract in 2016, but...

Focus on efficient use of Public Resources – Veep tells State Agencies

By Mercy Darko Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has urged Heads of State Agencies to adopt more efficient use of public resources to maximise the values of what has been entrusted to them. Speaking at the closing ceremony of a retreat...

President Akufo Addo makes 1st much-awaited MMDCE nomination; says full list soon

By Benjamin Atta Agyeman President Akufo Addo has made his first nomination of MMDCEs in the person of Amoah Yawson, as DCE for Sefwi Akontombra in the Western North Region. He announced the nomination, following a request by the Chief...

Local Government’s Ministry swears in Entity Tender Committee

Madam Patience Adumua-Lartey from the Office of the Attorney-General has sworn in an eight-member Entity Tender Committee of the Ministry of Local government, Decentralisation and Rural Development (MLGDRD). The committee members took the Oath of Secrecy and the Oath of...

President Akufo-Addo launches Ghana’s campaign for Seat on UN Security Council

Ghana's maiden membership was during the 1962-1963 term, the second came after two decades later for the 1986-1987 term, and then for the third time from 2006-2007. Speaking at a virtual reception to launch the country’s bid for reelection, Ghana’s...

President Akufo-Addo asks World Leaders to cancel Africa’s debts, restructure global financial architecture

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is calling for the restructuring of the global financial architecture so it can respond better to the needs of Africa, as well as the cancellation of debts owed by African...

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Paracetamol is the most abused painkiller- Dr. Nii Lante

By Seli Baisie A Physician Specialist, Dr. Nii Lante Okunka Blankson says the most commonly abused painkiller is paracetamol. This, according...

End your demonstration at 4 pm – Court to Arise Ghana group

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Her Ladyship Comfort Kwasiwor Tasiame has directed Arise Ghana organisers of the #KromAyeShe demonstration to end their public protests at 4 pm...

Ambassador Gambila of Burkina Faso cautions youth against fake promises of greener pastures abroad

Ghana’s Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Boniface Gambila has expressed worry about the youth who get deceived by unknown people to travel to Burkina Faso...

Gabby Asare Otchere Darko laments low returns from E-levy

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Gabby Asare Otchere Darko has bemoaned the low revenue returns from the much-touted Electronic Transfer Levy (E-Levy). In a series of tweets Monday,...

Eggstra-O Campaign roadshow makes a stop in Ho

By Tilda Acorlor The Project Lead of the Eggstra-O Campaign, Ndidi Fordjoe says women and children must eat eggs to grow well and healthy. She...