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February 2, 2015 1:09 PM Ghana’s Load Shedding: 24 hours off, 12 hours on

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has now started implementing a 24- hour power rationing plan. Under the new schedule, customers are expected to experience 24 hours power outage (lights off) popularly called dumsor in the local parlance, and have power restored for the next 12 hours. It is the first time in the country’s history that the people 24

February 2, 2015 7:24 AM 24-Hour 'dumsor'; woes of Ghanaians deepened

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has now started implementing a 24- hour power rationing plan. Under the new schedule, customers are expected to experience 24 hours power outage (lights off) popularly called dumsor in the local parlance; and have power restored for the next 12 hours. It is the first time in the country’s history that the people 12

January 30, 2015 2:55 PM Don't Expect Regular Time Table For Load-Shedding Unless,.... | General News | Peacefmonline.com

Public Relations Manager for the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Mr. William Boateng has stated that Ghanaians should not expect a regular time table for the load shedding in the country. According to him, a quantum of generation is needed to draw the time table for the country but as it stands now, the deficit is so high that that there is no specific 4

January 27, 2015 10:02 AM BoG shores up currency as Cedi shows early signs of weakening

Barely a month into the year, the Ghana cedi has started showing early signs of losing its value to major currencies, particularly the United States dollar, a scare that is forcing the Bank of Ghana to almost double its weekly dollar float into the market. Since January 1 to date, the local currency has lost 0.64 per cent weight against the US dollar 12

January 27, 2015 1:52 AM MCE urges banks to be innovative

The New Juaben Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Dr Kwaku Owusu Acheampong, has urged banks to be innovative, in terms of their product packaging, services and treat customers with respect. He indicated that, the banking business has become very competitive and that called for new techniques, and advised the banks to be faithful, transparent and prudent 23

January 22, 2015 12:37 AM New minimum wage, base pay won't affect inflation – Economist

Labour economist, Dr. William Baah Boateng is downplaying any negative impact of the recent hikes in the minimum wage and base pay on inflation. There are fears that the recent adjustment which has seen the daily minimum go up by 1 Ghana cedi and 13 percent for the base pay of public sector workers, could result in a sharp increase in the general price 1

January 20, 2015 4:35 PM Odike arrested; threatens to sue

The 2012 Presidential Candidate of the United Front Party (UFP), Akwasi Addai, popularly called Odike, was yesterday arrested by operatives of the Police Criminal Investigation Department, CID headquarters. The controversial politician, who had been playing ‘hide and seek’ with the police since June last year, was grabbed at the Afrikiko Leisure Centre 5

January 20, 2015 3:00 PM Debt Collection C’ttee very necessary – ECG to ACEP

Tuesday 20th January , 2015 3:00 pm The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has the establishment of a committee to oversee the collection of unpaid bills owed by consumers. “It is a clear directive backed by the government for us to do that and this is more efficient than what we used to have – the normal team. It’s not the same,” said the Public Relations 37

January 19, 2015 7:07 PM Power Crisis: 'Dumsor' To Be Intensified As GRIDCo Reduce Power Supply 

Power Crisis'Dumsor' To Be Intensified As GRIDCo Reduce Power Supply  Load shedding in Ghana will be to intensify in the coming days due to the reduction of power supply from The Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) to Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). In an interview with starrfm The Director of Systems and Operations at GRIDCo Bernard Tawiah Modey, said the reduction 1

January 12, 2015 4:40 PM Exports conference strategizes for growth

January 21 will be a great and exciting day for the export sector in Ghana, particularly for export industry experts and organisations, financial institutions, private sector players and key decision-makers as well as the managers of the economy. On that day, the 3rd annual Ghana Economic Outlook & Business Strategy Conference (EOBS2015) comes off at the Best Western 9