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ADB Pledges GH¢200m To 1D1F

Posted: November 24, 2017 at 10:40 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Politics

The Agricultural Development Bank (adb) has pledged GH¢200 million to support the One District, One Factory (1D1F) initiative by government which seeks to industrialise the Ghanaian economy. “The 1D1F is a very good initiative by the government to transform our economy from a service based to a more industrial focused economy where we can produce […]

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Finance Minister Hints Of NIB, ADB Merger To Form National Dev’t Bank

Posted: November 23, 2017 at 10:27 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Politics

The Finance Minister, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has hinted of a possible merger between National Investment Bank (NIB) and the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) to form the National Development Bank announced in the 2018 budget. He said at a post budget forum Wednesday morning that a merger of the two publicly owned banks could help create […]

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MPs fight over 2018 budget

Posted: November 23, 2017 at 10:23 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Politics

The debate on the 2018 Budget Statement and Economic Policy of government by Members of Parliament (MPs) started yesterday, with the Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) accusing the present New Patriotic Party (NPP) government of lacking credibility when it comes to the implementation of economic policies nicely packaged in the budget. The Majority NPP also […]

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Bawumia will be a good president – Amoako Tuffour

Posted: November 23, 2017 at 10:03 am   /   Editor's Choice, Opinion, Politics

A leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Kwame Amoako Tuffour, says Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has proven that he will be a successful leader after Nana Addo. Speaking to Bismark Brown on Atinka TV’s ‘Ghana nie’ Wednesday, Dr. Amoako Tuffour explained that although he was not supportive when Nana Addo named […]

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Ghana Police Service amends age requirement of Graduates and other Professionals.

Posted: November 22, 2017 at 5:50 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Politics, Security

The Police administration has amended the age requirements of Graduates and other Professionals who are interested in joining the service in the ongoing recruitment process. Find attached statement from the Public Affairs Directorate. POLICE RECRUITMENT 2017/2018 – AMENDMENT TO AGE REQUIREMENT OF GRADUATES, LAWYERS, MEDICAL DOCTORS AND MEDICAL SPECIALISTS

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Robert Mugabe resigns as Zimbabwean President

Posted: November 22, 2017 at 12:07 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Politics, World News

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has announced his resignation with immediate effect. Wild celebrations broke out as Mr Mugabe’s resignation letter was read out in the country’s parliament, where impeachment proceedings against the ruler had begun. Mr Mugabe said he had chosen to step down “to allow the smooth transfer of power” and made the decision […]

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Success of ‘Planting for Food and Jobs’ depends on ‘One-Village-One-Dam’ project – Deloitte

Posted: November 22, 2017 at 12:05 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Politics

Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a private company which provides audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, tax and related services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries, says the success or otherwise of the ‘One-Village-One-Dam’ project will have an impact on the ‘Planting for Food and Jobs’ program. The government launched the ‘Planting for Food […]

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Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe resigns

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 4:33 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Politics, World News

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has resigned, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda has said. A letter from Mr Mugabe said that the decision was voluntary and that he had made it to allow a smooth transfer of power, the Reuters news agency reports. The surprise announcement halted an impeachment hearing that had begun against him. Lawmakers roared […]

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Zimbabwe: Resolve Crisis Through 2018 Elections – Kofi Annan

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 11:14 am   /   Editor's Choice, Politics

A former Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr Kofi Annan has said the only legitimate and sustainable way out of the Zimbabwe crisis is through elections with integrity in 2018. In a statement, Mr Annan said the political crisis in Zimbabwe is not yet resolved. “I believe, nevertheless, that this crisis offers a unique […]

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“WE SHALL MOVE AFRICA BEYOND AID” – PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 11:03 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Politics

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is confident that the African peoples shall work to take Africa to where it deserves to be, as a prosperous and dynamic member of the world community, stressing that “we need to, and we shall move Africa Beyond Aid.” At an event organised by the Royal […]

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