Nana Appiah Mensah, CEO of gold dealership firm Menzgold Ghana, has called on the government to unfreeze his account and that of Menzgold to enable him settle debts he owed his customers. He made the appeal at a press conference in Accra on Monday. He at the press conference clarified issues relating to the current […]
The Upper East Regional Youth Wing of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has described as unfortunate, the alleged harassment of some residents by security personnel deployed to provide security during President Nana Akufo-Addo’s tour of the region. The group accused the security officers, military and police, of deliberately destroying placards and ...
The Minister of Health, Kweku Abemang-Menu says his outfit is seeking financial clearance from the Finance Ministry to commence the recruitment of nurses and midwives who completed their training in 2017 and 2018. According to the Minister, the recruitment is part of a grand agenda by the Health Ministry to employ 53,000 nurses and midwives […]
The Ghana Education Service says teachers who attended training workshops on the new curriculum for basic schools will receive their full allowances “early next week.” In a statement on Facebook, the service explained that the full allowances could not be paid because a tax exemption was being sought. “The allowances could not be paid because […]
The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Groupe Nduom, Papa Kwesi Nduom has discredited claims by the Bank of Ghana that the company was in serious financial distress and fell far below its capital requirement level, hence the revocation of its license. Nduom, in a statement, said the claims by the central bank was “wildly […]
The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has completed the clean-up of the banking sector. “The Bank of Ghana has with effect from today, completed the clean-up of the banking, specialized deposit-taking (SDI), and non-bank financial institutions (NBFI) sectors which began in August 2017,” the central bank said in a statement on Friday. 23 finance houses and […]
The Ghana Education Service (GES) says no pupil will be sacked for not wearing the new school uniforms for Junior High School students when the academic year starts in September. Commenting on its implementation, the Director-General of GES, Professor Kwasi Opoku Amankwa said the old uniform will be phased out over a three year period. […]
13 PhD candidates over the weekend graduated at the 14th Congregation of the Accra Institute of Technology (AIT) in various fields such as Engineering, Business Administration, Education and Information Technology. The graduates who make up the sixth PhD batch of the leading technology-focus private university bring to 50, the total number of PhD holders produced ...
As part of efforts to support the government’s flagship agricultural programs, the Ga South Municipal Assembly through the Department of Agriculture has registered a total of 1861 farmers who will benefit from highly subsidized agricultural inputs. This includes fertilizer and seed subsidy for 2019. Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Ga South, Joseph Nyani told ...
As part of efforts to improve the quality of meals served pupils under the Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP), a training workshop has been held for caterers and cooks under the programme in the Upper East Region. The exercise was aimed at training caterers and cooks on innovative methods of cooking to enhance the quality […]
There is heavy security at the Ghana Bauxite Limited at Awaso in the Bibiani–Anyaaso- Bekwai Municipality of the newly created Western North Region, after aggrieved staff of the company, set vehicles and other property of the company on fire on Monday. The workers, who were protesting poor working conditions and meagre salaries, are also reported […]
Disregard ‘mischievous’ claims by Nigerian professor – UG Farida Yusif by Farida Yusif June 18, 2019 2 min read The University of Ghana has dissociated itself from some controversial comments made by a visiting Nigerian lecturer, Professor Austin Nwagbara. Prof. Nwagbara in the video, which has gone viral on social media, accused the University of […]