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ECG workers A pressure group calling itself ‘Save ECG Now’ is alleging that the Managing Director (MD) of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Mr. Robert Dwamena, is in bed with government over the sale of the ECG. According to the group, even though Mr. Dwamena was due to exit office,...
Government has announced an increment in cocoa price per bag from Gh¢425 to Gh¢475 effective October 1, 2016.A deputy Finance Minister, Cassiel Ato Forson, announced the 2016/17 cocoa price at the 2016 Cocoa Day celebrations at Tepa in the Ahafo Ano North District of the Ashanti region. The event...
The Institute for Energy Security (IES) projects petrol prices to rise marginally whilst diesel price on the local market remain stable for the next Pricing window which takes effect from Saturday 1st October 2016. IES bases its projection on Platts prices which saw an upward adjustment of petrol while diesel...
A leading member of the Coalition of Civil Society Organisations kicking against the concession of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Mr. Richard Asante-Yeboah has written to the US Embassy for it to look into what he says are unethical acts in the ongoing private participation in the ECG. In...
After the acclaimed economic lecture, think tank IMANI Centre for Policy and Education said some of the analyses in Dr Bawumia's presentation were inaccurate, a claim some members of the opposition NPP have opposed. Vice President, Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur promised to provide a fitting response and expose lies in the...
At a time that calls for collaboration between banks and telcos in the provision of mobile money services intensify, it appears banks are rather concerned about the threat posed by mobile money services. For instance the August 2015 Telecom Subscriptions Report by the National Communications Authority (NCA), posits that mobile...
A Tamale Circuit Court has issued bench warrant for the arrest of two residents of Zogbeli and Lamakara in the Tamale Metropolitan Area for allegedly assaulting staff of the Northern Electricity Distribution Company (NEDco). The accused persons, Iddrisu Ibrahim and his accomplice only identified as Coolio have been accused of...