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July 7, 2017 8:09 PM Paul Adom-Otchere appointed NCA board member

Broadcaster Paul Adom-Otchere has been sworn in as a member of the National Communications Authority (NCA). Mr Adom-Otchere was appointed as NCA board member by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in a letter written on his behalf by Chief of Staff Akosua Frema Osei-Opare. The appointment is in pursuant to National Communication Authority Act, 2008, Act 769. The nine-member 50

July 7, 2017 12:24 PM Tigo, Airtel merger soon

The board of the National Communications Authority (NCA) is expected to soon begin considering the proposal for the merger between Tigo and Airtel. It follows the official inauguration of the Board of the NCA in Accra Thursday. The absence of a board at the NCA due to the change in government has been described as the inability of the two firms to receive 37

July 7, 2017 10:25 AM NCA To Sanction Over 140 Radio Stations For Licence Infractions

More than 140 radio stations out of the 354 in operation throughout the country face severe sanctions for various infractions of the Electronic Communications Act, 2008 (Act 775). The stations, most of which are bigwigs within the industry, have been notified by the National Communications Authority (NCA) to fully comply with their licence regulations 27

July 7, 2017 5:35 AM Paul Adom-Otchere appointed to NCA board

Paul Adom-Otchere, a broadcaster with Metro TV, has been appointed to the board of the National Communications Authority (NCA). Adom-Otchere was appointed to the position by the president, Nana Akufo-Addo. On Thursday, the broadcaster was sworn in alongside eight others by Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the communications minister. They are: Susan-Barbara Adjorkor 25

July 6, 2017 8:04 PM Govt to crack the whip on recalcitrant radio stations

Accra, July 06, GNA – The Government will soon crack the whip on radio stations, which do not comply with their licenses’ conditions, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister of Communications, has announced. “I believe the notice has gone out to over 100 radio stations that are going to be sanctioned in accordance with the Electronic Communications Act,” Mrs Owusu-Ekuful 43

June 28, 2017 9:50 AM 14 Companies Owe GRA Over GHC60m

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), the tax governance agency has announced it is owed over GHC63 million by 14 companies. The 14 companies have been indebted to the tax authority for periods between three months and two years as a result of non-payment of taxes. Some of the companies had their premises closed by GRA while others have been processed for court 114

May 27, 2017 3:07 PM NCA $4m scandal: I never admitted to taking cash – Tevie

The former boss of the National Communication Authority (NCA), William Tevie, is demanding an unqualified apology from Daily Guide Newspaper for the “diabolically concocted” story intimating his involvement in the corruption scandal that has hit the authority. Mr. Tevie also denied involvement in the corruption scandal implicating his tenure as the NCA head. “I have never 28

May 27, 2017 1:11 PM Use state institutions to investigate NCA, GSA scandals

Member of Parliament (MP) for Adenta says it’s time the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) and Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) are engaged to investigate the recent scandals at two state institutions. Yaw Buabeng Asamoah says to avoid any doubt regarding the scandals at the National Communications Authority (NCA) and Ghana Standard Authority 29

April 11, 2017 8:01 AM Gov’t to review Telco licenses by end of year

The Ministry of Communication has begun efforts aimed at amending Telecommunications regulations in the country by the end of the year. Some provisions of the current regulatory regime make it difficult for players not only to expand their services but has also made the acquisition of certain licenses expensive. Apart from MTN, Surfline and Busy, all other 35

April 8, 2017 12:12 PM Kwaku Sakyi-Addo quits Chamber of Telecom; heads for NCA

Distinguished broadcaster Kwaku Sakyi-Addo has resigned as head of the Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications, can confirm. It is unclear reasons for his resignation, but sources say the talented corporate communications specialist is heading for the National Communications Authority as its new head. The source confirmed 2