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2017-05-29 NPA Recognises 3,500 Petrol and Gas Stations
[Business Day] Ghana operates two thousand, nine hundred (2,900) petroleum filing stations and six hundred Liquefied Petroleum Product (LPG) dispensing centres across the country, the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has said.

2017-05-29 Why Is Corruption an Issue?
[Business Day] CORRUPTION has been a buzzword for years. Political correctness demands some general noise about corruption. Politicians are more interested in "one type of corruption", not the other, the one that affects them.

2017-05-29 OMCs Take Safety to the Doorsteps of Customers
[Business Day] To avert accidents and fire outbreaks in the petroleum downstream sector and ensure safety, the Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMCs) launched a week-long campaign to ensure sanity in the sector.

2017-05-29 Ghanaian CEOs Will Cooporate
[Business Day] A group of Ghanaian Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) in the private sector, at a summit attended by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has called for transparency in the dealings of government to ensure a performance-driven economy.

2017-05-29 BOG to Keep Eye On Price, Exchange Rate Stability
[Business Day] The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has emphasized the need to put a high premium on stability of prices and foreign exchange rates as well as recapitalize the various banks in the country.

2017-05-29 ICAG Begins Accountants' Week Celebrations With a Health Walk
[Ghana Govt.] This year's Annual Accountants' Week celebrations have been ushered in with a Health Walk in Accra.

2017-05-29 Liberia/Ghana Strengthen Ties
[New Dawn] Ghanaian President Nana AddoDankwaAkufo-Addo says his visit to Liberia is meant to reaffirm his country's solidarity and commitment to the Government and people of Liberia. The Ghanaian leader arrived in Liberia on Friday, May 27, 2017 for a two-day official visit.

2017-05-29 Housing Shortage to Hit 5.7 Million By 2020
[Business Day] The Executive Secretary of the Ghana Real Estates Developers Association (GREDA), Mr. Samuel Amegayibor, has projected that the total housing shortage in the country will hit 5.7 million by the year 2020.

2017-05-29 Material Shortage Hits NHIs
[Business Day] Authorities at the health insurance provider, National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), have given the indication to pay the two-month arrears of service providers, but the Authority appears to be in more financial trouble as it is currently beset with the shortage of materials for the registration of subscribers across the country.

2017-05-29 3.2 Million Jobs to Be Created By 2020
[Business Day] As part of government's efforts to reduce unemployment among the youth, the One District-One Factory (1D1F) initiative is expected to facilitate the creation of some 3.2 million jobs nationwide by the end of 2020.

2017-05-29 Extractive Industry Initiative Gives Maiden Petrol, Mining Account in Ellembelle
[Business Day] The utilisation of mineral revenues received by the Ellembelle District Assembly of the Western Region has raised concerns among traditional leaders and citizens of the area.

2017-05-29 UN Honours Two Ghanaian Peacekeepers Who Died in Action
[Ghana Govt.] The United Nations has posthumously conferred its highest awards, the Dag Hammarskjold Medals on two Ghanaian Peacekeepers who paid the ultimate sacrifice in their line of duty.

2017-05-29 Mofad Signs MOU With FAO to Initiate the 2nd Phase of Eaf-Nansen Programme
[Ghana Govt.] A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MOFAD) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Accra.

2017-05-29 Children With Cerebral Palsy Receives Free Healthcare
[Ghana Govt.] The Gold Coast Medical Foundation (GCMF), an American based Non Profit Organization in collaboration with Cerebral Palsy Ghana, has organised free health screening for over 200 children living Cerebral Palsy (CP) in Ghana.

2017-05-29 Ghana Reaffirms Solidarity to Liberia
[NEWS] Ghanaian President Nana Addo DankwaAkufo-Addo says his visit to Liberia was meant to reaffirm his country's solidarity and commitment to the Government and people of Liberia.

2017-05-29 Ghana Recommits to Liberia
[Observer] A head of the of the upcoming 51st Ordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government scheduled for June 4 in Monrovia, Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has paid a two-day state visit to Liberia. This is his first visit to Liberia and will later this week be his first ECOWAS Summit as President of Ghana.

2017-05-28 I Never Stole NCA Cash
[Ghana Star] William Tevie, a former Director-General of the National Communications Authority (NCA), has refuted allegations and publications by some news outlets that he is involved in a US$4m scandal that has rocked the Authority.

2017-05-28 Increase Our Grant, Leap Beneficiaries Appeal to Government
[Ghana Star] Beneficiaries under the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme in the Tano South District of Brong-Ahafo Region, have appealed to the government to increase the quantum of the grant given them to enhance their socio-economic wellbeing.

2017-05-27 Authorities Intercept Dried Cannabis Shipped From Ghana
[Premium Times] Anti-narcotic officials with Seme Border Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Lagos have intercepted 5,863 kilogrammes of compressed dried weeds that tested positive for cannabis.

2017-05-28 Stop Mocking Kumawood
[Ghana Star] Popular Kumawood actor, Kwaku Manu has slammed those who look down on Kumawood and its actors just because the language of communication is a local dialect.

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