Ghana Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ghana.

Results 1 - 20 of 10,529 in Ghana

  1. Tullow Oil to lose some US$500 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | GhanaWeb

    Accra based Swiss-Ghanaian transactional advisory firm, Konfidants has projected that International Tribunal for the Law of the Seas' ruling on the maritime boundary case will cost Tullow Oil some US$500 million. ITLOS ruled that Ghana may proceed with on-going oil exploration projects in the disputed area of the maritime boundary with the Ivory Coast in the Atlantic Ocean.

    Comment?

  2. Sinapi Aba turns to agric financingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | GhanaWeb

    ... their lives," the Chief Programme Officer of the company, Ms Joyce Owusu Dabo, told the GRAPHIC BUSINESS at the second Ghana Agribusiness Investment Summit in Accra. Although the company has been doing some level of agric financing, it has since ...

    Comment?

  3. Meridian-Marshalls launches IPO to raise GH 2.5mRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    The Meridian-Marshalls Holdings Company intends to raise GHC2.5 million from the Ghana Alternative Market on the Ghana Stock Exchange . It intends to raise this capital by selling 25 million new ordinary shares at GHc 0.10 per share.

    Comment?

  4. AWA increases flights to TakoradiRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    ... worlds with our mutually shared standards of excellence". The agreements, which she described as a step-change for Ghana's aviation industry, would allow passengers to pay one fee covering hotel accommodation and tickets as the partner institutions ...

    Comment?

  5. Business seminar on Compact II held in AccraRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    The United States Ambassador to Ghana, Gene A. Cretz, on behalf of the United States, has welcomed the decision of the Government of Ghana to pursue private sector participation through a concession of ECG. The Ambassador's response followed an announcement by Deputy Minister of Power John Abdulai Jinapor who noted during the April 30th Millennium Development Authority Procurement workshop that, "we have to transform the power sector".

    Comment?

  6. Ghanaians must prepare for tough times - Razia KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Ghana must brace itself for some tough times ahead if it is to meet the various benchmarks and performance targets set by the International Monetary Fund , Ms Razia Khan, the Chief Economist of Standard Chartered Bank , Africa, has said. According to her, the IMF wants the country to strictly go by what the managers of the economy have described as 'home grown policies' to be able to bring the economy back on track.

    Comment?

  7. USA welcomes ECG privatisationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Government's decision to privatise some operations of the Electricity Company of Ghana to make it more efficient has been welcomed by the United States of America. The United States Ambassador to Ghana, Gene A. Cretz has described the decision as a key milestone to facilitate early implementation of projects under the Compact II of the Millennium Challenge Account.

    Comment?

  8. Let's show we're ready for power - " Ayikoi Otoo to NPPRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... ortraying the NPP as not being ready for power. He said it is important the party shows that it has the people to lead Ghana and thus must purge itself of internal rancour.

    Comment?

  9. Rotary honours Lydia ForsonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Outspoken popular Ghanaian actress Lydia Forson has been honoured by the Accra branch of internationally acclaimed Rotary Club for contributing towards Ghana's movie industry and society in general. She was presented framed certificates at a ceremony dubbed Time With Lydia Forson at the Maxlot Hotel in Accra on Thursday.

    Comment?

  10. Gov't lost Ghc500m to duty exemptions in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... the volume of goods needed to generate the revenue target," he said. The Commissioner said the forex rules by Bank of Ghana (BoG) affected collection negatively because small-time importers found it difficult to get the foreign exchange for their ...

    Comment?

  11. Stonebwoy shows gratitude to fansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The 2015 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Artiste of the Year- Stonebwoy- has showed appreciation to everyone for supporting him during his Bhim Nation Ultimate concert at the Accra Sports Stadium. After the hugely patronized concert, Stonebwoy took to Facebook to appreciate music lovers who were present to make the show a success.

    Comment?

  12. Charity supperRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Henley Standard

    ... guitarist Dave Titley and a fund-raising auction. The charity was set up by Nathalie Fennell in 2010 after she visited Ghana as a medical student. It paid for a new school at a cost of about 7,000 and now needs a similar event to build a health ...

    Comment?

  13. Mahatma Otoo grateful to Ghana FA for career rise after clinching top gongRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Striker Mahatma Otoo has thanked the Ghana FA through its organization of the Premier League for providing him a unique platform to catapult his football career. The 23-year-old was presented with a double award as the Goal King and the Footballer of the Year in the 2012/13 Ghana Premier League season on Tuesday .

    Comment?

  14. Two financial schemes launched to boost investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, May 5, GNA - Ghana's growing financial services sector has been boosted with the launch of a scheme aimed at yielding high returns with minimal risk to its investors. The MET Capital Group and MET Wealth Unit Trust Scheme was launched at the weekend into one of the new and promising financial groups.

    Comment?

  15. World Vision intervenes to address maternal mortalityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Tamale, May 5, , GNA - The Parliamentary Select Committee on Health on Tuesday joined officials of World Vision Ghana to visit the Kpukpalgu community in the Zabzugu District to witness the interventions of WV in preventing maternal mortality in the district. Mr Hubert Charles, WV National Director speaking at a durbar of chiefs and people of the area said it was necessary to engage government agencies in their projects because their work was to complement the District Health Management Team interventions at the district level that were in line with policies and strategic plan of the government.

    Comment?

  16. GCB roles outRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, May 5, GNA - The Ghana Commercial Bank has rolled out a new promotion dubbed 'GCB Big Money Promo,' aimed at turning the investments of account holders into life changing opportunities to enable many people to attain their dreams and plans. The new promo encourages existing account holders as well as non-customers to open an account with GCB and deposit and maintain GHA 500.00 in their accounts, holding it over the promotion period of six months, which starts on April 30 and ends on October 31, 2015.

    Comment?

  17. Tigo Staff Mark Health And Safety WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... annually. The initiative is to create awareness among members of staff on their health related issues. In Tigo Ghana, there were series of activities and presentations during the week. They included a talk on prevention of life style diseases by ...

    Comment?

  18. Hearts not perturbed with Esperance pairing- Robin GnagneRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Accra Hearts of Oak captain Robin Gnagne is hopeful of making it to the group phase of the Caf Confederation Cup despite tough draw against Tunisian giants Esperance. Ghana Premier League side Accra Hearts of Oak have been drawn against Tunisian side Esperance in the third round of the Caf Confederations Cup after the draw was made on Tuesday.

    Comment?

  19. Police Constable In Trouble For Stealing iPhone 6Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The Ashanti Regional police command has arrested a 27 year old constable Emmanuel Sarpong for allegedly stealing mobile phone belonging to Chinese couple valued at 4,000 Ghana Cedis. Addressing the press on Monday, ACP Ampofo Duku explained that constable Sarpong was on patrol on the 29th April, 2015 with his colleagues from the visibility unit of the Ghana police service.

    Comment?

  20. Harrison Afful discounts talks Esperance have dipped in form ahead of Hearts clashRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... ague is one of those things and we have moved on. We still have quality in our squad and ready for the challenge," the Ghana defender told Africanfootball.com

    Comment?