Weak, Uncoordinated Data Produced By Public Institutions

Professor Gyan Baffour A National Assessment Survey report has exposed public institutions as the worst culprits in record keeping and the production of statistics in the country. The report said even when those institutions produced data, such data were weak…

Nigerian labor leader says new minimum wages to boost economy

LAGOS, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) – The proposed workers minimum wage will boost Nigeria’s economy rather than trigger inflation, a top official with the Nigeria Labor Congress (NLC) said Thursday. The assertion that an increase in workers’ salary would lead to…

Sierra Leone launches US$20 million Project

Print Friday 26th October, 2018 FREETOWN, Oct. 26 (Xinhua/GNA) – The Government of Sierra Leone, in collaboration with the World Bank, on Wednesday launched the second phase of a project to support the artisanal mining sector in the country, increase…

Police arrest suspected criminals at Avenor in Accra

The Accra Regional Police Command today, Friday, October 26, arrested several people suspected to be armed robbers at Avenor near the Nkrumah circle in Accra. The exercise, which was conducted by both the police and the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, AMA,…

Automation Ghana Group Ltd. awards scholarships to students of Batsonaa TMA Primary

The Automation Ghana Group Limited, has supported some students of the Batsonaa TMA Primary School in Accra with full educational scholarships, as part of the company’s Social Corporate Responsibility (CSR) Project. It is dubbed the PPA Future Leaders’ Educational Fund,…

Ghana Maritime Authority denies spending GHC10K on lunch in single meeting

The Ghana Maritime Authority has refuted claims that it spent over ten thousand cedis on lunch for eight people in a single meeting. Some media reports had suggested that the Director General of the Authority, Kwame Owusu, authorized the payment…

Faith tourism from Ghana to Turkey launched

By Hafsa Obeng, GNA Accra, Oct. 26, GNA – The Helgard Travel and Tours in partnership with the Embassy of Turkey has launched the faith tour of the biblical book of the Revelations Chapters one and two to Turkey. Madam…

Harry and Meghan jet aborts landing due to runway hitch

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were kept up in the air slightly longer than planned as their flight into Sydney had to temporarily abort its landing. Another aeroplane on the runway that was too slow to move meant the…

Nana Addo congratulates Ethiopia’s newly elected President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has congratulated the newly elected President of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia, Sahle-Work Zewde. Her election as President came after the resignation of the former President, Mulatu Teshome on Wednesday, 24th October, 2018. In his congratulatory…

Nana Addo hands over 200 vehicles to Police Service

President Akufo-Addo today, Friday, October 26, 2018, presented some 200 vehicles to the Ghana Police Service. The presentation forms part of government’s moves to equip security agencies with logistics the needed to effectively discharge their duties. While presenting the vehicles,…