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  • President commends BoG’s contribution to national development

    August 19, 2017 12:31 AM 1

    Accra, Aug. 18, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has applauded Bank of Ghana’s (BoG) pivotal role in promoting the country’s socio-economic development. He said the Bank’s diligence and commitment had ensured it fulfilled its mandate to maintain price stability and to create an enabling environment for sustainable growth. “You are a unique

  • Fix weaknesses in banking sector – Nana Addo to BoG

    August 18, 2017 6:18 PM 2

    President Nana Akufo-Addo has charged the Bank of Ghana to address the weaknesses in the banking sector. According to him, such moves will prevent any adverse spillover effect on the economy. Speaking at the 60th anniversary lecture organized by the Bank of Ghana in Accra on Friday, Akufo-Addo said: “a weak banking system undermines growth and on and this basis

  • TUWAG angry Over Delay In Appointing Governing Councils For Technical Universities

    August 18, 2017 6:03 PM 1

    The Technical University Workers Association of Ghana (TUWAG) on Friday expressed displeasure over undue delay by Government to appoint the Governing Councils of the various technical universities. It said since the promulgation of the Technical University Act, 2016, Act 922, which transformed most of the Polytechnics into Technical Universities (TUs)

  • “Road-Map Addressing Banking Sector Weaknesses Being Implemented” – Prez Akufo-Addo

    August 18, 2017 5:23 PM 1

    The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has revealed that a road-map for addressing the weaknesses in the banking sector is being implemented. According to President Akufo-Addo, the need to entrench reputation and credibility in the financial system is crucial, explaining that a weak banking system undermines growth. On this basis

  • NCA does not jam radio stations – Joe Anokye

    August 18, 2017 2:22 PM 2

    Mr Joe Anokye, the Acting Director General of the National Communication Authority (NCA), has revealed that the Authority does not have the technology to take any radio station off air, interfere or jam it. He, however, noted that if a radio station failed to comply with its regulations then it would have to send its taskforce to the place and confiscate

  • Kevin Prince Boateng signs three year deal with Eintracht Frankfurt

    August 18, 2017 1:25 PM 2

    Ghana international Kevin Prince Boateng has signed a three year deal with German side Eintracht Frankfurt. The Ghanaian has wasted little time in moving back to Germany just 48 hours after terminating his contract with Spanish side Las Palmas. The 30-year-old former AC Milan man will be returning to the league he played in the past with Schalke, Dortmund

  • Close NDC's ideological school — Chairman Wuntumi

    August 18, 2017 1:18 PM 2

    To him, the NDC has an agenda to use the school in the long term to promote lawlessness and to cause mayhem in the country. Mr Antwi-Boasiako, who is known popularly as Chairman Wontumi made the remarks in a radio interview with Accra-based Peace FM on Friday. He has, therefore, called on the national security to move in to stop the party from operating

  • Ghana sends $1million worth of relief items to Sierra Leone

    August 18, 2017 1:03 PM 2

    Some 600 people are thought to be missing while about 3,000 people have been rendered homeless. The Minister of Information, Mustapha Hamid said in an interview on Accra-based Citi FM that personnel from the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) will also be sent to Sierra Leonne to help with search and rescue efforts. “Yesterday, it was decided

  • Puffer fish – The poisonous species you must not eat

    August 18, 2017 12:30 PM 2

    Four people died in the Volta region with several others receiving treatment at medical centres after allegedly consuming puffer or balloon fish. The puffer fish is highly poisonous and needs a lot of attention from cooking experts and sometimes specially-trained chefs to treat it before consumption. In 2011, a chief chef at a two-star Michelin restaurant

  • Tema: Factory explosion leaves one dead, one injured

    August 18, 2017 12:16 PM 2

    One person has been killed, with one other injured, after an explosion at Delta Agro, a soap manufacturing company in the Tema Industrial area. According to an eyewitness, Kingsley Letsa, he was in a meeting in at his workplace, which is adjacent the Delta Agro the factory, “when there was an explosion in the factory and we all had to rush out of our offices