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October 26, 2017 12:03 PM We’ll make Ghana aviation hub – President declares at 1st African Airshow

The first Aerospace and Aviation Exhibition designed to establish Ghana as the transportation hub in West Africa opened in Accra on Wednesday. The three-day event has brought together professionals, experts and industry players in Africa and from other parts of the world to showcase business, commercial and defence aircraft. The platform is also expected 92

October 26, 2017 12:09 AM Akufo-Addo says plans on course to make Ghana aviation hub

President Nana Akufo-Addo, says the vision of his Government is to establish Ghana both as an aviation hub within West Africa, and as the preferred destination of choice for travelers. Government, President Akufo-Addo added, hopes to achieve this by working with the private sector to offer modern, attractive air transport infrastructure, and by building 83

October 25, 2017 6:25 AM Industry players voice confidence in Ghana’s aviation sector

Players in the aviation industry in Africa and parts of the world have expressed great confidence Tuesday in Ghana’s aviation industry. Speaking to Xinhua on the first day of the 2017 African Airshow and Exhibitions, Iyabo Sosina, Secretary General of the Africa Civil Aviation Commission (ACAC) noted that Ghana was taking the right steps to achieve the goal of becoming 38

October 23, 2017 6:37 PM France seeks transfer of suspected Thalys train attack accomplice

France has issued an arrest warrant for a Moroccan man being held in Germany who is suspected of helping plan a 2015 attack on a Paris-bound train, a judicial source said Monday. Redouane Sebbar, 25, is suspected of having a hand in the August 2015 attack by fellow Moroccan Ayoub El Khazzani on a high-speed Thalys train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris 112

October 21, 2017 10:09 AM GAPTE suspends action against motorists on Aayalolo bus lane

Accra, Oct. 21, GNA – The Greater Accra Passenger Transport Executive (GAPTE) through the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has temporarily suspended its enforcement of the laws of the Aayalolo traffic bus lane in Accra. The suspension was to pave way for a new Board of Directors to be appointed to give further directives on the traffic policy law of the AMA. The decision 26

October 15, 2017 7:12 AM When jittery, divided S-West APC leaders gathered in Ibadan

High-wire political maneuver played out during the meeting of All Progressives Congress, APC, governors, ministers and others political office holders from the Southwest of Nigeria, held in Ibadan last Thursday. The meeting, which was hosted by Senator Abiola Ajimobi, governor of Oyo State, was held inside the Governor’s Office, Secretariat, Ibadan 91

October 12, 2017 7:36 PM Turkish Airlines records 75 per cent passenger growth

Accra, Oct. 12, GNA - Turkish Airlines has recorded a growth in passenger numbers on the Ghana-Istanbul route over the last six years. The airline, which flies Ghanaian travellers to over 290 destinations around the world via its hub in Istanbul, has recorded a 70 per cent increase in passenger numbers since it started operations in 2010. Mr Ferhat Yerli 20

September 23, 2017 9:05 PM KQ must push harder for more passengers

Kenya Airways should step up so that it can join the elite club of airlines that have direct flights to Washington and New York. There are still a few hurdles in the way and if they are overcome, Nairobi will have cemented its place as the gateway to East Africa. Direct flights between the US and Africa are rare. In Africa, slightly more than a handful 76

September 23, 2017 12:01 AM Mnuchin flew on government jet to Washington following appearance at Trump Tower

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin flew on a government jet from New York City to Washington following a news conference with President Trump last month at Trump Tower, according to a Treasury investigator now reviewing the trip. The flight, first reported by ABC, joins a series of expensive taxpayer-funded trips taken by Trump’s Cabinet secretaries 74

September 20, 2017 5:59 PM International Centre for Migration Policy Development lauds ECOWAS

Accra, Sept. 20, GNA - The International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) on Wednesday lauded ECOWAS for the implementation of the Regional Monitoring Mechanisms for Free Movement of Inter-State Passenger Vehicles, Persons and Goods within the sub-region. Madam Sodeinde Mojisola, ICMPD Coordinator for West Africa, commended the ECOWAS 34