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July, 2017

  • 22 July

    Ghana’s debt stock hits ¢137 billion – BOG

    The total public debt for the country as at May this year has reached ¢137 billion putting the debt-to-GDP ratio at 67.5%, a summary of economic and financial data released by the Bank of Ghana has revealed. This was at the end of the Central Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee meeting to review …

  • 16 July

    We’re Expanding Mahama’s ‘Successful’ YES Through NEIP – John Kumah

    The Chief Executive Officer of the newly inaugurated National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Plan, Mr. John Kumah has explained why the current government renamed the Youth Enterprise Support to its current name. Former President John Dramani Mahama in April 2014 established the Youth Enterprise Support (YES). The YES initiative, was in …

June, 2017

  • 12 June

    Ghana receives €100 million from Germany’s “Compact with Africa” Programme

    Ghana has been named as one of the three countries in Africa to benefit from the Germany’s “Compact with Africa” Programme – a programme that will assist Ghana improve conditions for sustainable private sector investment, investment in infrastructure, economic participation, and employment in the country. This was made known by …

  • 12 June

    President Akufo-Addo Announces New Tax

    President Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo has announced a new import tax aimed at supporting the activities of the African Union (AU). “Indeed, Cabinet just approved a 0.02 per cent deductions in all imports outside AU as a fund to support the activities of AU, so that AU will not go …

May, 2017

  • 12 May

    BOG urged to investigate activities of money charming spiritualists

    By Samuel Akapule, GNA Bolgatanga, May 10, GNA – The Upper Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, has expressed concerned about the activities of some spiritualists who appear on television purporting to have the ability to conjure money to make people rich overnight. “It is the firm belief of …

April, 2017

  • 27 April

    Video: $2.25b bond sage – Mr. Genfi explains why CHRAJ must investigate Finance Minister

    The Ashanti Regional Youth Organizer of the NDC, Mr. Yaw Brogya Gyamfi has dragged Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Attah to the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) over the controversial 2.25 billion dollars Bond issued. Mr. Gyamfi is accusing the embattled Finance Minister and cousin of President Akufo-Addo …

  • 27 April

    Ken Ofori Attah Dragged To CHRAJ Over $2.25bn Dollars Bond Deal

    The Ashanti Regional Youth Organizer of the NDC, Mr. Yaw Brogya Gyamfi has dragged Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Attah to the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) over the controversial 2.25 billion dollars Bond issued. Mr. Gyamfi is accusing the embattled Finance Minister and cousin of President Akufo-Addo …

  • 24 April

    We’ll invoke curses on Akufo-Addo – DKM customers

    Customers of Microfinance Companies in the Brong Ahafo which turned out to be Ponzi schemes have threatened to invoke curses on President Akufo Addo, for failing to honour his promise of retrieving their monies for them. According to them, the President after wooing them to vote for him in the …

March, 2013

  • 21 March

    1st West Africa Microfinance Conference to be held in Accra in April

    The African Centre for Peace Building (AFCOPB) and the Bank of Ghana have signed a partnership agreement for the 1st West Africa Microfinance Conference (WAMIC 2013) to be held in Accra, from April 24-26, 2013. The three-day programme, which is under the theme ‘Empowering Africa for Economic Peace: the role …