The Accra Commercial Court will on December 18 rule on the application brought before it by Mr. Tony Lithur, counsel for Fortiz Equity Fund, against the action taken by Andrew Awuni on the sale of Merchant Bank. Mr. Lithur had prayed the court to dismiss Mr. Awuni’s suit which he has described as too weak and not having enough grounds [...]Read more ›
The Member of Parliament (MP) for Okere and former General Secretary of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dan Botwe, has opined that though the party does not restrict its members from openly sharing their views, the recent remark by Dr. Kofi Konadu Apraku calling for the sidelining of the NPP’s 2012 flag bearer, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in [...]
I will be very grateful if you could publish my tribute to my “father”, mentor and hero, the Late Nelson Mandela. My late father Valentine Lewis Anyomi, named me after Nelson Mandela because, I was born in the month in which he was sentenced to life imprisonment. He believed in the ideals Mandela and his ANC stood for.
Accra Brewery Limited (ABL) has picked an award for ‘Best practices in sustainable manufacturing’ at the recently held second AGI industry awards in Accra. The ceremony which is organised to honour Ghanaian industries, this year was themed, ‘Rewarding excellence and innovation’, saw ABL clinching an award for the second consecutive time after picking the ‘Best company employer’ in 2012.
The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development says it is taking steps to avert the threat by the European Union to ban fish import from Ghana if it does not halt the illegal trade in the industry. Mr. Nayon Bilijo, the sector Minister in an interview with Times Business on his return from the 23rd regular meeting of the International Commission [...]
Presidential Staffer, Dr. Michael Kpessa Whyte, has advised Ghanaians not to put the sole responsibility of fighting corruption on the shoulders of the presidency. “I agree that leadership must take action but leadership at what level? When we talk about leadership, people immediately assume that leadership must only be at the level of the president,” he lamented.
Teachers at Ada-Foah, in the Ada East District, embarked on a demonstration last Monday, to demand the speedy trial of Ebenezer Pedator who allegedly shot and killed a female teacher at Ada-Foah, in November last year. The deceased, 35-year-old Rebecca Wollor, a Liberian graduate teacher, was on her way to the Otrokpe District Assembly Primary School, when the suspect, who [...]
The Managing Director of ARB APEX Bank Limited, Mr. Kwadwo Aye Kusi, has advised rural and community banks (RCBs) to institute risk management policies to effectively deal with challenges and risks associated with modern banking. He said: “Banking has become competitive and risky especially with the current pace of development in Information Communication Technology (ICT), there is therefore, the need [...]
Ghana FA Executive Committee Member Randy Abbey insists Akwasi Appiah is better than Milovan Rajevac and Ratomir Dujkovic who chalked massive success with the Black Stars during their reign. Appiah will be leading Ghana to its third successive World Cup finals haven presided over a flambouyant qualification series.
Mr. Moran Birger, the new Commercial Manager for British Airways, Ghana says he is poised to building on the strong foundation laid by his predecessor. He said the airline had been the carrier of choice for passengers travelling to London and beyond because of the quality of service being offered by the airline.
A feasibility study is to be conducted to ascertain the sites to construct gas infrastructure to store Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) for power generation under the compact two of the Millennium Challenge Account (MCA). The feasibility studies which will take one year to complete will be conducted by CH2M-Hill Consultants of the UK, a global leader in delivering gas infrastructure in [...]
The governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) says it is not interested in the opposition New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) ‘Kweku Ananse’ style of governance. Kweku...
Accra Brewery Limited (ABL) has picked an award for ‘Best practices in sustainable manufacturing’ at the recently held second AGI industry awards in Accra. The ceremony...
Students pursuing the distance learning programme of the University of Ghana have expressed their disgust and disappointment with the university, because of its inability...
Black Stars’ defender John Boye has handed the Black Stars a massive 2014 World Cup boost by returning to training with the Rennes squad after a two-month injury-induced...
The Right Rev. Prof. Emeritus Emmanuel Martey, Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, has expressed concern about the rampant reports of corruption plaguing the nation saying the issue was due to lack of integrity among leaders. He has therefore called on Christians to go into politics and disregard the notion that politics was dirty and not for Christians.Read more ›
Mr Fritz Baffour, Member of Parliament for Ablekuma South has donated two jumbo-size water tanks to the School of Hygiene at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital. He said the donation followed the promise he made to the school when it had water challenges some few weeks ago.Read more ›
The Finatrade Foundation has donated assorted items valued at GH¢15,000 to the Pantang Hospital. The items included bags of rice, edible oils, canned drinks, detergents and soaps. The donation forms part of the 10th anniversary celebration of the foundation which is the corporate social responsibility arm of the Finatrade Group of Companies.Read more ›
The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MFLGRD) through the District Development Facility (DDF) has presented five station wagon vehicles to five Regional Co-ordinating Councils (RCCs). The regions are the Eastern, Upper East, Upper West, Brong-Ahafo and Ashanti Regions.Read more ›