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Published: 09 Jan 2020 16:28

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Ghana, UK:  Akufo-Addo to open 2nd Ghana Investment and Opportunity summit in London

President Nana Akufo-Addo will open the Ghana Investment and Opportunity Summit scheduled to take place in London from 21st to 22nd January 2020. The Summit is being held under the theme: “Accessing the African Common market through Ghana-Technology, Digitization and Industrialization. Get Digital Versions of Graphic Publications by downloading Graphic NewsPlus Here. Also ...

Source: Graphic Online (Business) (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Gov’t Announces Savings Fund For Diasporans

GOVERNMENT HAS indicated it will establish the “African Sankofa Savings Account”, a Diasporan investment and savings fund, to provide investment opportunities for the Diaspora Community worldwide. Ken Ofori–Atta, Minister for Finance, who disclosed this at a ...

Source: Daily Guide Africa (Business) (06 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Ghana must leverage on new technologies for development | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Ho, Dec. 20 GNA - The Third Ghana Blockchain Conference has ended with a call on the country to leverage on new technologies for accelerated development. Madam Nancy Dotse, the Organising Chair of the Conference said, “it is opportune that Ghana leverages on new technologies like Blockchain, Internet of Things, Artificial intelligence and apply them for development." ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Science) (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Agriculture/food

Ghana:  Amenfi West Fish Farmers Push for Appropriate Technology

Adwenepapa Co-operative Fish Farmers Association (ACFFA) in the Amenfi West municipality of the Western North Region has called for extension services to help farmers adopt proper aquaculture practices for increased yields and sustained business. The association is also demanding appropriate use and application of modern technology to improve upon its fishing operations ...

Source: Ghanaian Times (06 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Buyers exploiting local rice farmers in North of Ghana - Ghana Business News

Some buyers of rice in the Northern Region are taking advantage of wild fires destroying rice fields to exploit farmers by demanding that extra big bags of their choice be used to measure the rice while others who purchased on credit abscond. Raging fires, fuelled by the Harmattan winds, destroyed over 300 hectares of rice fields in the Region last week and that has put ...

Source: Ghana Business News (General) (05 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana:  Tocotrienols Contents in Palm Oil Is Changing the Story.

Red palm oil has attracted controversy in recent years -- much like coconut oil, but for different reasons. What Is Red Palm Oil? Palmoil meansany oil that comes from the fruit of oil palms. Elaeisguineensis, Also, due to its high smoke point and heat stability, red palm oil is a good choice for dishes that are fried or deep-fried according to Tarmizi et al 2008. ...

Source: Ghanaian Times (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Atiwa East D/A supplies over 3,000 bamboo seedlings to farmers | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Eunice Tekie Tei, GNA Kadewaso (E/R), Dec. 27, GNA - The Atiwa East District Assembly has distributed over 3,000 bamboo seedlings to farmers for improved production to feed a proposed Bamboo Factory to be established under the 'One District, One Factory' (1D1F) initiative. The District is collaborating with INBAR to undertake the bamboo project aimed at ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (30 Dec 2019 )  Share

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Ghana: There are still challenges in the rice production sector - Farmers - Ghana Business News

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has pledged its support for efforts being made to improve the agricultural sector towards achieving nutritional and food security in the country. Mr Abdul- Rahman Mohammed, the National President of PFAG, said the Association appreciates the effort of government and the directive for all institutions to purchase locally ...

Source: Ghana Business News (General) (02 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Ghana Agricultural Technology Evaluation Project evaluates vegetables | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Iddi Yire, GNA  Ada (GAR), Dec. 19, GNA - Vegetable crops evaluation aimed at ensuring improved fruit quality, higher yields and disease tolerance has commenced in four agro-ecological zones in Ghana. The project, which is spearheaded by the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) in partnership with the West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Science) (31 Dec 2019 )  Share

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Ghana:  GCB Bank Invests Gh¢370 Million in Agric & Cocoa Sectors

GCB Bank has invested a total of GH¢378 million in the cocoa and the agricultural sectors of the Ghanaian economy in the past year. Of the amount, GH¢370 million went into the cocoa industry in the form of overdrafts, term loans and seed fund guarantees for the funding of cocoa purchases to licensed buying companies. The remaining GH¢8 million was ...

Source: Ghanaian Times (08 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: CSIR-FORIG to conduct quality assurance tests on 29 newly-identified timber species | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Yussif Ibrahim, GNA Fumesua (Ash), Dec. 24, GNA - The Forestry Research Institute (FORIG) of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is taking steps to test the quality of 29 new timber species it identified on the open timber market and give expert recommendation for their wide usage. The new species, the quality of which is yet unknown, were ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Science) (08 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Fisheries Commission must reduce the 500% increase in fishing license | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Laudia Sawer Tema, Jan 02 GNA - The Fisheries Commission has been urged to reduce the announced increase in Fishing License fees for the operation of a fishing vessel on Ghanaian waters. The Fisheries Commission in a letter dated December 31, 2019 and signed by its Executive Director, Mr Michael Arthur-Dadzie indicated that the new fishing license fees approved ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (08 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: 2SCALE introduces Dry Card to determine moisture content in grains | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Dec 20, GNA- A technology called Dry Card has been introduced by Faranaya Agribusiness Ltd and 2SCALE to support sorghum farmers, aggregators and agribusinesses in the Upper East region of Ghana in managing moisture content in grains to reduce post-harvest losses. The technology was first developed by the Horticulture Innovations Lab under the Feed the Future ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Science) (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Farm is a factory with inputs and output - Research specialist | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Philip Tengzu, GNA  Nandom (UWR), Jan. 6, GNA - Dr Julius Kotir, a Research Fellow with the Commonwealth Scientific Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia, has said researchers need to develop new technologies and innovations for farmers to adopt to transform their activities. He said a farm was like a factory with input and output and needs the ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Aid & development

Ghana, USA: Ghana loses $190 million in aid over deal involving Meralco

WASHINGTON-BASED Millennium Challenge Corp. (MCC) has reduced its financial aid to Ghana by $190 million following the termination of the concession agreement that was supposed to allow a consortium, which the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) was part of, to take over the Electricity Co. of Ghana (ECG)

Source: Business Mirror (31 Dec 2019 )  Share

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Banking/financial services

Ghana: Auditor-General tightens noose around asset declaration | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Jan. 1, GNA - The Auditor-General on Wednesday outlined moves to tighten the noose around audit for the 2019 financial year to include the declaration of assets and liabilities of public office holders in line with the 1992 Constitution. In a statement copied to the Ghana News Agency, the Auditor-General said the move was to ensure the compliance of all public ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Jomoro Rural Bank Exceeds Bank of Ghana minimum capital requirement | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By P.K.Yankey, GNA Tikobo No.1 (W/R), JAN. 2, GNA - The Jomoro Rural Bank has exceeded the GH¢1,000,000.00 minimum capital requirement as the stated capital of the Bank stood at GH¢1,038,268.00 as at the end of December 2018. The Bank was able to reach the threshold since the Board members made it compulsory for all Directors, Management and Staff to purchase some ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana:  SG Ghana rewards its loyal customers

Societe Generale (SG) Ghana has rewarded 15 more of its customers with various prizes in the fourth mini draw of its ongoing 2019 Deposit and Win Promotion in Accra. Four of the winners walked away with Samsung smartphones while three of the customers also took home television sets. The rest won gift vouchers and other consolation prizes. Get Digital Versions of Graphic ...

Source: Graphic Online (Business) (04 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Embrace electronic payment as a life style in 2020 - GhIPSS | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Dec. 30, GNA - The Chief Executive of Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS), Mr Archie Hesse, has urged the public to adopt electronic payment as a lifestyle in the coming year. He said the benefits of opting for electronic payments are many and makes life more efficient and convenient. There are currently many electronic payment channels ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (02 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: UBA Ghana to open more branches in 2020 | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Julius K. Satsi, GNA Accra, Dec. 27, GNA - Efo Kwame Dzakpasu, the Head of Marketing and Corporate Communications of UBA Ghana, has said that bank is in the process of expanding its reach to about five extra operational areas in the coming year. He said the bank had started work on branches in Ashiaman and Kasoa to beef up its physical relationship with ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (31 Dec 2019 )  Share

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Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia: Fin24.com | Absa signs R7bn deal to boost lending in Africa

Absa Group has entered into an agreement with the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency to bolster the bank’s lending capacity in Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, Uganda and Zambia. The World Bank’s MIGA will issue guarantees of $497m (just over R7bn), valid for as long as 15 years, to Johannesburg-based Absa, the company said in a statement on ...

Source: News24 (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: RCBs can’t fail Ghana’s rural economy-Mattah | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Kwadwo Fordjour-Mensah,GNA Acherensua, Dec 31, GNA - Mr Kojo Mattah, Managing Director (MD) of the Association of Rural Banks (ARB) Apex Bank Limited, on Tuesday said the Rural/Community Banks (RCBs) sub-sector could not afford to fail Ghana’s rural economy. This, he said, was because the 144 RCBs with more than 850 branch locations and agencies, were ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Economy/markets

Ghana: APEX Bank secures eight million dollars to roll-out agency banking | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Nyakrom (C/R), Dec. 29, GNA - The ARB Apex Bank has secured eight  million dollars in grant from the World Bank to roll-out agency banking operations to expand rural and community banking. The agency banking module is expected to rope in more than 1,000 agents across the country, offering a host of benefits to boost rural and community banks (RCBs) operations. ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (31 Dec 2019 )  Share

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Ghana: Ghana likely to be caught in overspending quagmire – Economist | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Julius K. Satsi, GNA Accra, Jan. 7, GNA – The Fiscal Responsibility Act and the establishment of the Fiscal Council may not prevent the usual overspending that characterizes an election year, Dr Lord Mensah, an Economist, has said. Dr Mensah, who is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Finance at the University of Ghana Business School, said history shows ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (08 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Energy

Environment

Ghana:  36 Liquid Waste Treatment Plants Broken Down - GhIE

Some 36 liquid waste treatment plants dotted across the country have broken down and are rotting away, Steve Anoff Amoaning-Yankson, immediate Past President of the Ghana Institution of Engineers has disclosed. Due to this, he said sewage waste from homes especially in Tema were being directed into the sea, a practice, which according to him, left much to be desired and ...

Source: Ghanaian Times (06 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Negative human practices affect Ghana's marine environment - Expert | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By P.K. Yankey, GNA Takoradi (W/R), Jan. 3, GNA - Increasing human activities along the Western Coast such as improper waste management, oil and gas exploration, over fishing, unsustainable practices coupled with climate change, negatively affect the marine environment in Ghana. This phenomenon results in the depletion of the fish stock, thereby crippling the ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Science) (04 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Ghana’s petroleum laws need tightening – CEPIL | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Jan. 3, GNA - The Centre for Public Interest Law (CEPIL), a right-based non-governmental organisation, has called for updating and tightening of Ghana’s environmental laws and regulations governing petroleum exploration and production to ensure environmental safety. The Centre specifically asked that laws on Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Water ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Science) (04 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Healthcare

Ghana: Negative reportage deters doctors from accepting postings to Upper West - Minister - Ghana Business News

Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, the Upper West Regional Minister, has said negative representation of the Upper West Region in the media deters medical doctors and other workers from accepting postings there. He said some media personnel often reported sensational issues, most of which turns out to be false, to the outside world, including armed robbery. Dr Bin Salih expressed the ...

Source: Ghana Business News (General) (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania: Hope in the new year as malaria vaccines lined up for clinical trials

As this year comes to an end, we remain hopeful that malaria, an infectious disease that kills 1,200 children under five years every day, will be prevented using a vaccine. Kenya, Ghana and Malawi rolled out a largescale trial of RTS, S — a vaccine manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline that offers partial protection against malaria. A suboptimal vaccine with clinical ...

Source: Daily Nation News (31 Dec 2019 )  Share

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Housing/real estate/construction

Ghana: Construction of livestock market kick-starts in Gushegu | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Emmanuel Gamson, GNA Gushegu (N/R), Dec 27, GNA - The Ghana Developing Communities Association (GDCA) in partnership with Gushegu Municipal Assembly (GMA) has cut the sod for the construction of a modern livestock market with auxiliary facilities in Gushegu in the Northern region. It is being executed through GDCA Community Life Improvement Programme with ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (30 Dec 2019 )  Share

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ICT

Ghana, East Africa, Kenya, Nigeria: Ghanaian retail-tech startup KudiGO opening Nigerian office, also targeting East Africa

Ghanaian startup KudiGO, which builds solutions for the consumer retail industry, is opening its Nigerian office this month, while it is also making inroads in East African markets. Launched in November 2018, KudiGO provides an integrated, mobile-based retail, payments, accounting and analytics engine for the consumer retail industry in Ghana and Nigeria, helping over 1,000 ...

Source: Disrupt Africa (Startups) (06 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana, Uganda: MTN Group exits towers businesses in Ghana, Uganda

Published by Tribune on Tue, 07 Jan 2020 (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Tribune OnlineMTN Group exits towers businesses in Ghana, UgandaMTN Group has agreed to sell its towers businesses in Ghana and Uganda as Africa's biggest mobile phone operator refocuses on high-growth markets on ...

Source: Tribune Headlines Today (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Celltel Networks settles on local finance company in $500 million deal | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Dec. 30, GNA - Celltel Networks Limited, Ghanaian Technology Company, has appointed local finance company, Ed & Co Capital Limited as financial advisors for the $500 million Ghana Smart Cities project. A memorandum of understanding to that effect was signed between the two companies in Accra with the Founder and Executive Chairman of Celltel Networks, Dr ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (04 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Huawei Y9s with super high-end features | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Dec. 20, GNA - Huawei, a technology development company says its newly launched Huawei Y9s has a super high-end features based on deep insights of market trends. A statement copied to the Ghana News Agency said the company had a strong understanding and the need of younger consumers hence their focus on product appearance, uniqueness and entertaining, ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Science) (31 Dec 2019 )  Share

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Ghana: New e-Commerce Portal Launched

Some guests at the launch A NEW e-Commerce portal, Shopnaw, has been officially launched. The portal provides tailor-made technology platform and marketing opportunities to support sellers, buyers and delivery partners. Speaking at the launch on Tuesday, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Shopnaw, Benjamin Osei Asante, stated that Shopnaw was a three-sided ...

Source: Daily Guide Africa (Business) (08 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Manufacturing

Ghana:  Shanghai KS Printing to Build Factory in Ghana ... As It Opens Office in Accra

Shanghai KS Printing, China has opened the Ghana office of the Group in Accra with the target of becoming a market leader in Ghana's printing industry. It has also set an ambitious target of expanding its services to the West African sub-region . Speaking at the opening the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of E-Tang Ghana, representatives of Shanghai KS Printing in West ...

Source: Ghanaian Times (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Dannex, Ayrton, Starwin Merge

DANNEX PLC has announced its merger with Ayrton Drugs Manufacturing Limited and Starwin Products Limited. The merger, which has brought about a new entity–Dannex Ayrton Starwin–has been approved by the Ghana Stock Exchange. Shareholders of the Ayrton Drugs and Starwin Products Limited at their separate extraordinary general meetings held on December 27, ...

Source: Daily Guide Africa (Business) (08 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Government to purchase more Kantanka vehicles | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Dec. 30, GNA - Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says Government would buy more vehicles manufactured by Kantanka Automobile Company Limited to boost the Company’s operations and stimulate other local automobile assembling companies to increase production. He said Government had already bought two of the vehicles by the Kantanka Company, struggling to penetrate ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Media

Ghana: Media urged to maintain professionalism in 2020 | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

By Lydia Kukua Asamoah, GNA  Accra, Jan. 6, GNA - The Most Reverend Dr Paul Kwabena Boafo, Chairman of the Christian Council of Ghana, has urged the media to be more professional in their reportage in the lead up to the 2020 elections. He said as the country prepared for the December general election, the media needed to go back to the Ethics of ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Politics) (08 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana:  E-Tang Group Ghana targets chunk of printing industry

The President of the Ghana Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Nana Dr. Appiagyei Dankawoso noted China’s growing influence in Africa’s economy and said it is currently Ghana’s largest investor, contributing hugely to Foreign Direct Investments in the country. Quoting data from the International Trade Centre, he said in 2018, Ghana’s exports to China amounted to US$2.4 ...

Source: Graphic Online (Business) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Mining

Ghana:  Chirano Mines pays $5 million dividend to govt

Chirano Gold Mines Limited, a subsidiary of Kinross Gold Corporation, has declared dividend for the 2018 financial year for its shareholders, following what it described as a strong operational performance in the year under review. For instance, the Government of Ghana, which has a 10 per cent carried interest in the company, was paid US$5 million as dividend. Get Digital ...

Source: Graphic Online (Business) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Politics

Ghana: Laws on political party funding too vague - Asiedu Nketia | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Winneba (C/R), Jan. 1, GNA - Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has described the country’s laws on political party financing and campaigning as vague and called for it to be strengthened. He said the laws must be expanded to set limit of funding for every parliamentary candidate during an election and also demand ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Politics) (06 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: EC intends to compile new voter register | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Dec. 31, GNA - The Electoral Commission has announced its intention to compile a new voter register in the first quarter of next year for election 2020 and beyond. The Commission said the new voter register would include facial recognition to eliminate manual verification at the polling stations thereby ensuring credibility and integrity of the elections.  ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Business) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana:  Corruption Fight is Tough - All Hands Must Be On Deck to Combat it!

It is now certain that we cannot stop writing about corruption so long as the canker persists in the society. Indeed, each passing day, it is a subject that is discussed in public places including churches, mosques, schools and market places because of its pervasiveness in society. The practice is so endemic not only in Africa but around the world. In fact the World Bank ...

Source: Ghanaian Times (06 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana, Nigeria:  Nigeria Speaks on 'Diplomatic Row with Ghana Over Embassy Building

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has denied reports of a diplomatic row between Nigeria and Ghana. This was revealed in a press release issued by the spokesperson of the ministry, Ferdinand Nwonye, on Friday. The alleged diplomatic row, which was circulated on Thursday on social media, suggested that the Nigeria High Commission is being forcefully evicted from its ...

Source: Premium Times (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana, Burundi, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Zimbabwe, China: Wang Yi to Visit Egypt, Djibouti, Eritrea, Burundi and Zimbabwe

ACCRA, Ghana, January 3, 2020/APO Group/ -- Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang announces: At the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt Sameh Hassan Shoukry, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International ...

Source: Africa Newsroom (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Retail/wholesale

Ghana:  LG Electronics Ends Free Appliance Servicing Promo

LG Electronics Ghana has ended a two-week free servicing to customers with LG refrigerators, air conditioners, and washing machines. The promotion, run by LG twice a year, was aimed at improving customer relations with the company. Mr Hari Elluru, Head of Corporate Marketing, LG Electronics West Africa Operations at a short ceremony said the promotion showed LG's ...

Source: Ghanaian Times (03 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Trade and Investment

Ghana: Takoradi Port Traffic Increases

The Takoradi Port recorded an increase in port traffic from 8.2 million metric tons (mt) in 2018 to 9.9 million mt in 2019, representing an increase of 21 per cent in total port traffic .  It also registered an increase of 43 per cent in exports.  The port however, recorded 13 per cent decrease in imports, 21 per cent decrease in transshipment and 26 per cent in ...

Source: Daily Guide Africa (Business) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Women and Youth

Ghana: Free SHS has increased enrolment by 69% – Bawumia - Ghana Business News

The Free Senior High School Policy has increased enrolment in secondary schools by 69 per cent within the last three years, Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia said. “There was a lot of skepticism about whether we could actually implement the free senior high school education, but with conviction and determination we started it and today senior high school enrolment ...

Source: Ghana Business News (General) (30 Dec 2019 )  Share

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Ghana: Youth Patriotic Movement scores government 72 per cent | Ghana News Agency (GNA)

Accra, Jan. 6, GNA – The Youth Patriotic Movement (YPM), a youth group, has scored the government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo 72 percent for keeping its election campaign promises. The group said it would be a wise decision to vote President Nana Akufo-Addo for a second-term in office, adding that “this would enable the President to complete all ...

Source: Ghana News Agency (Politics) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Other

Ghana: Rosewood Committee presents report to Ghana Lands Minister - Ghana Business News

A seven-member committee  tasked to investigate the alleged smuggling of rosewood for export has presented its report to Mr Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources in Accra. The Government, through the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, set up the Committee headed by Mr Benito Owusu-Bio, a Deputy Minister of the Ministry in August last ...

Source: Ghana Business News (General) (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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Ghana: Des vélos en bambou facilitent le transport des populations

(Agence Ecofin) - Bamboo Bikes est une entreprise qui propose des vélos avec une armature entièrement fabriquée à partir de bambou naturel, passé au fumage et au chauffage afin d’éviter les fissures. Il est ensuite collé en appliquant des adhésifs avant d'être enveloppé de fibres. Les pédales et les roues sont assemblés avec les matériaux habituellement ...Translate

Source: Agence Ecofin (07 Jan 2020 )  Share

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