Amb. Power At UN Mission for Ebola Response in Accra, Ghana
[State Department]Accra -U.S. Mission to the United Nations, Samantha Power U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations
Ghana Commended for Its Active Participation in ITU
[Ghana Govt.]The Out-going Secretary General of International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Dr. Hamadoun I. TourĂ©, has commended Ghana for her active participation and important contribution to the ITU.
Strike to Impact on Ghana Oil Production
[CAJ News]Accra -THE industrial action by oil workers at Jubilee Oilfield in the Western Region is set to result in significant reduction in oil production in Ghana.
Pele to Attend Eagles, Black Stars Clash in Uyo
[Vanguard]African champions Super Eagles will face Ghana in an international friendly on Friday 7 November 2014 to officially open the ultra-modern Akwa Ibom International Stadium.
Super Eagles Battle Black Stars, As Jonathan Opens Uyo Stadium November 7
[Guardian]IT is now official. African champions, Super Eagles, will clash with their eternal foes, Back Stars of Ghana on November, the day Uyo International Stadium would be declared opened by President Goodluck Jonathan.
MFWA Calls for Open and Secure Internet in West Africa
[MFWA]On the occasion of this year's World Internet Day, the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) in collaboration with the Ghana Internet Freedom Coalition is calling on governments in West Africa to invest in making the internet more accessible, affordable, free and secure.
Chinese Ambassador to Ghana Meets With the Deputy Minister of the Ashanti Region and the Mayor of Kumasi
[Focac]On 20th and 21st October 2014, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Sun Baohong visited the Ashanti Region. Mayor of Kumasi, Hon. Kojo Bonsu held a welcoming ceremony for Ambassador Sun at the Kumai Metropolitan Assembly.
2015 - Ex-Ghana President Confident of Credible Elections
[Daily Trust]Former President of Ghana Mr John Kuffour has expressed confidence in the peaceful and credible conduct of next year's general elections in Nigeria.
Ghana to Achieve Gross, Universal Enrolment At the Primary Level of Education By 2015
[Ghana Govt.]The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Nana Oye Lithur, has said Ghana is on track to achieve both the gross and universal enrolment at the primary level of education by 2015.
Department of Social Welfare to Be Re-Structured
[Ghana Govt.]The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, yesterday, organised a one day consultative forum on the re-structuring of Social Welfare Services in the country.
Ghana Adopts International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSASs) for the Public Sector
[Ghana Govt.]Government has adopted for implementation the Accrual Basis International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSASs) as the reporting standard for the public sector of Ghana.
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim to visit Ghana for Talks on the Global Response to the Ebola Crisis
[World Bank]Accra -World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim will arrive in Ghana on Thursday, October 30, 2014, for meetings with Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur and other country officials. Dr. Kim will also meet with officials of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) to discuss the Ebola epidemic and its debilitating impact on the three most heavily affected countries - Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - and on the West African sub-region as a whole.
Emirates Cashing in On Frequent Flyer Programme
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Emirates, a Dubai-based international airline has revealed that 50-60% of its passengers are members of the Emirates Skywards, the award-winning frequent flyer programme of the airline.
NHIS Levies to Go Up - SSNIT Contributors to Pay More Premium?
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Participants at the just ended stakeholder conference on National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) have suggested to the government to review the exemption package for all under 18 years, 70 years and above, pregnant women and Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) contributors to ensure equity, efficiency and sustainability of the scheme.
A 13 Member Special Technical Committee Presents Report to Nadmo
[Ghana Govt.]A 13 member Committee set up by the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) to review a document prepared by Quatum Terminals Limited, an Oil Marketing Company, on Inter-Parties Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), and Condensate evacuation framework, presented its report in Accra today.
Stanbic Upgrades Banking System
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Stanbic Bank Ghana has upgraded its banking system to help improve upon the efficiency and effectiveness of its operational structures throughout its branches across the length and breadth of the country.
Stop Fronting, Interfering in Award of Contracts ... Regional Minister Warns Technocrats
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Joseph Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo, Greater Accra Regional Minister, has said that more often than not, technocrats and other functionaries within the various assemblies express so much interest in the awarding of contracts for projects than how the execution of such contracts go.
Buyers From Nigeria, Ghana Splash Out On London Luxury Homes
[This Day]A new wave of African oligarchs are following the trail blazed by Russian billionaires, buying up luxury properties in some of London's most exclusive postcodes, according to a new research.
Ghana to Cut Gas Import From Nigeria
[Vanguard]Ghana has announced plans to significantly reduce the quantity of gas it purchases from Nigeria in the next couple of months through increased local gas production.
69th UN Day Celebration Ends
[Ghana Govt.]This year's United Nations Day Celebration ended with a flag-raising ceremony in Accra on Friday.