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Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Microfinance and Small Loan Centre (MASLOC) Mr. Stephen Amoah has vowed to sacrifice his blood to fight anybody whose attitude will become an obstacle towards the development of the nation. He bemoaned the corruption, tribalism, over politicisation of issues and attitudes of Ghanaians hindering the development...
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,...
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...
Ghana will continue to remain under the International Monetary Fund programme for one more year, the Board of the fund has confirmed. The IMF also approved 94.2 million dollars for Ghana under the fourth review on Wednesday. This brings the total disbursement under the program to 565.2 million dollars with the...
The Special Chamber of the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) has delivered judgement in Ghana’s favour in the maritime dispute with neighbours La Cote d’Ivoire. It has, however, directed the two nations to agree on some measures, key among them is an agreement on the delimitation...
Mr Henry Quartey, the Deputy Minister of Interior, has said plans have been developed to ensure the reinforcement of security at the country's entry points. This is in line with Government's decision to allow for around-the-clock opening of the borders- a major step towards realising the free movement of people,...
Hon. Otiko Afisa Djaba, Minster for Gender, Children and Social protection has called on well meaning Ghanaians to facilitate the establishment of one breast care center in every district of the country. ''if we are able to do one district one factory, we can equally do one district one breast...
Government, as part of its flagship programme; One Village One Dam, would build 10 units of 300KW Biopower and 80 hectres of centre pivot irrigation dams in 10 selected villages within the Kpandai District. It would also construct a 300KW dairy farm biogas power plant and irrigation dam as well...
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has charged the Ministry of Roads and Highways to speed up work on the construction of the 109 kilometre Bolgatanga to Bawku Road. On Thursday, 5th October, 2017, day 2 of his tour of the Upper East Region, President Akufo-Addo paid...
The Minerals Commission has waded into the Nyinahini bauxite concession controversy involving Exton Cubic Group Limited. A statement signed by the newly appointed CEO of the commission Kwaku Addae Antwi-Boasiako,  asked the Exton Cubic to “stop any attempt of entering the concession to undertake any mining operation” It noted Exton Cubic will...
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