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Kuapa Kokoo one of the biggest cocoa Marketing companies in Ghana says it is making significant strides in the fight to ensuring that child labour is eradicated from all cocoa producing area. Speaking at the 23rd Annual Delegates Conference of the company in Kumasi, executive Secretary of Kuapa Kokoo Co-operative...
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated that his government inherited an economy in intense difficulty. This According to him is the reason his government is putting in place several measures to nurse it back to full health. President Akufo-Addo made this known when he began his...
The Asunafo North Cocoa Cooperative union has lauded government's intention to introduce a pension scheme for all cocoa Farmers in the country. Vice president of Ghana, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia in a speech delivered at the 2017 celebration of Kundum festival for the people of Ahanta in the Nzema East of the western...
Ghana has signed a Heads of Agreement with Equatorial Guinea for the supply of 150 million to 200 million standard cubic feet of gas per day of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), as part of the measures being put in place by the government of President Akufo-Addo to guarantee the...
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has described the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) sales agreement reached between the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) and GAZPROM as “positive” and “one that is going to play a very important role in the economic life of Ghana.” According to President...
The Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori Atta, is expected to present the 2018 budget statement and fiscal policy in Parliament today in which he will be seeking approval to spend some GH¢61 billion. Among the highlights of the 2017 budget, were the withdrawal of the 1 percent Special Import Levy,...
Farming is not alternative livelihood to prevent illegal small scale miners from their activity, according to former Minister of Environment Science, Technology and Innovation, Hon. Mahama Ayariga. "We talk of farming as alternative livelihood, who said they do not know they could farm? ...they know there are farms and they...
The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea is set to deliver its judgement in the dispute concerning the delimitation of the maritime boundary between Ghana and Cote D’Ivoire. The judgement, according to a statement from the court, will be delivered on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 11 am.  Background Ghana...
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has appealed for the unflinching support of Ghanaians, particularly the private sector, as government begins the implementation phase of its programme of industrial transformation of the country.  According to President Akufo-Addo, government’s industrial agenda is anchored on building the competitiveness of...
The office of former president John Dramani Mahama overspent the budget allotted to it in excess of GH¢3billion in 2016 investigations by iWatch Africa, an anti-corruption organization has divulged. In its assessment of the 2016 Auditor General’s report on the Consolidated Fund, iWatch Africa found that the Office of Government...
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