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The one district, one factory industrialisation programme introduced by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government received a boost on Saturday, January 13, 2018, with the commissioning of Twyford Ceramics factory by President Nana Akufo-Addo at Shama District in the Western region. The ceramics factory which is into the production and...
Amansie West Rural Bank Limited, has donated items valued at GH¢ GH 11, 00.00 to three District Assemblies, as part of their social responsibility towards this year’s National Farmers Day Celebration. The items included one Motor Tricycle (Aboboyaa), 60 knapsack Sprayer Machines, one Table Top Fridge and one Double Decker...
Some National Service Personnel today , besieged the Head Office of the Scheme demanding their unpaid allowances. According to some of them, they had not received their allowances over the past four months, leaving them in serious debt. One of the personnel who spoke to Citi News’Caleb Kudah said, “I’m coming from...
Black Stars Captain, Asamoah Gyan has been given a license to operate an airline company. The company, OTEC News understands will be named Baby Jet Airlines. It is unclear whether the airline will be operating as a domestic airline; within only Ghana or it will be operating as a regional or...
The Secretariat of One-District-One-Factory (1D1F) has revealed that the Ghana Export and Import (EXIM) Bank has approved GH₵7.7million to finance the entire Ekumfi Fruits & Juices Company Limited located in Ekumfi Abor in the Central Region. The first tranche has already been released and spent on the acquisition of implements...
First Lady Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has commended China National Building Materials Equipment Imports and Exports Company Limited (CBMIE) for their commitment to inject USD 2 billion supplier’s credit into the One District One Factory initiative (1D1F). The First Lady noted that Ghana currently needed crucial investors like CBMIE because that’s...
The Minority in Parliament has asked Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, to resign following the release of what it said are “damning” revelations on the $2.25billion bond. The opposition lawmakers say the 141-page report by the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) established that some “criminality and irregularities” were...
Mr. Yaw Osafo-Marfo, the Senior Minister, has said that over 50 percent of loans and grants given to Ghana have not been spent for various reasons. 'While some institutions are looking for money to carry out certain programmes and projects, there are money which has come from various development partners,...
British Airways had to ground a jet after the cabin crew refused to fly on it due to a bedbug infestation. They walked out minutes before take-off and were beyond their working hours when a replacement plane was found. The flight to Ghana eventually left Heathrow four hours late. It is the...
The Ashanti Regional branch of the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) is to stage a protest in the Kumasi on Tuesday 24th October against the invasion of the retail trade by foreigners. Speaking in an interview with Nana Kwabena Ampratwum, the host of Otec fm's morning show ‘NYANSAPO’ on...