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12 countries across Sub-Saharan Africa address cybercrime in Ghana

It is on the backdrop of this that the Commonwealth Secretariat is holding a 4-day Regional conference involving 12 Commonwealth African countries. The conference which is being held at Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra, spanning from Monday 17th January 2022, to 20th January 2022, is purposed to critically chart a …

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Fuel Prices now above GH¢7 per litre

Fuel is one of the unstable commodities in terms of price. Over the past couple of years, fuel prices have been on a steady rise, leading to persistent agitations among industry players and transport operators in the country. Currently, fuel price is on rise as a litre of diesel now …

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Pure water to be sold at 40p starting today

There has been an increment in the prices of sachet and bottled water. According to the National Association of Sachet and Packaged Water Producers, the increment on “pure water” will be from 20ps. to 40ps. and the 500ml bottled water will be from GHS. 1.00 to 1.50 GHS.. Addressing the …

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Defunct league rebirth after 16 years

By: Isaac Mortey Ghana’s defunct boxing league has officially been launched at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra. The competition is expected to begin in February 2022 with juvenile, amateur and professional boxing championships on regular Saturday nights at twelve boxing Gymnasiums. The boxing league is bouncing back after about …

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Parliament to decide on e-levy today

Parliament will today consider the revenue mobilisation measures central to the operation of the 2022 budget, a key focus is the introduction of the 1.75% Electronic Transfer Levy also known as E-Levy. The Minority and the Majority are sharply divided over the levy and its implications for financial inclusion and …

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Shs education to move from 3yrs to 6yrs– Dr. Adutwum

By: Raphael Richstison Tetteh The Minister for Education Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum has clearly stated that, the duration for Senior Secondary School Education in Ghana will be moved from 3 to 6 years. This pronouncement forms part of the efforts to transform secondary education in Ghana with Science, Technology, Engineering …

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41 cases of Omicron detected in Ghana – GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has identified that, seven more persons have been infected with the Omicron variant of Covid-19 in the country making a total number of 41 cases. According to Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), the cases were detected after community testing was conducted …

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Private transport operators to stage a sit-down strike on December 6

The Coalition of Private Transport Operators has declared a sit-down strike on December 6  to compel the government to reduce fuel prices. According to the leadership of the coalition, the decision holds until the government is ready to reach a consensus with them. “Anything less than reducing fuel by around GH¢1.5 …

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Lionel Messi wins 7th Ballon d’or

By : Samuel Kusi Appiah PSG forward Lionel Messi was presented with the award on Monday night in Paris after another record-breaking 12 months for club and country. Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, favourite for the prize in 2020 before cancellation due to Covid came second in the vote. Messi, …

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Executive Secretary of National Labour Commission donates to Orphanage.

The Executive Secretary of the National Labour Commission; Honorable Ofosu Asamoah has donated items including food products, toiletries and shoes to the Osenase Orphanage Home in the Eastern Region of Ghana. This philanthropic gesture to the underprivileged forms part of the former Member of Parliament’s birthday celebrations which started on …

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GIPC launches taste of Ghana 2.0

The Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC) on Wednesday, 17th November 2021, launched the second edition of Taste of Ghana, purposed to showcase and celebrate Ghana’s unique culture in grand style. The launch, which took place at the Centre’s premises, served as the official outdooring for the main event dubbed ‘Taste …

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Gov’t to introduce YouStart program,operational by March 2022

YouStart will provide our youth with the following: i. Training: Skills Development, Entrepreneurial Support and Business Advisory services; ii. Funding: Access to Competitive Credit and Starter Packs; iii. Enterprise Promotion: Mentoring and Access to Markets including Portals to facilitate “digital linkages” between youth-led enterprises and other businesses and relevant Government …

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