Bank of Ghana introduces upgraded banknotes

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has indicated that it will issue upgraded and security-enhanced banknotes into circulation on May 6, 2019. According to a statement issued by the Bank of Ghana on Monday, April 8, 2019 the new banknotes will have enhanced security features in line with evolving changes in the technological landscape. The upgraded … Continue reading Bank of Ghana introduces upgraded banknotes

Updated: 55 deaths Confirmed in Kintampo Accident

The Ghana Police Service have confirmed that 55 people died in the Friday morning accident involving two buses on the Kintampo-Techiman highway. Kintampo Divisional Police Commander, ACP Joseph Antwi Gyawu, told Joy News Bono East Region Correspondent, Anas Sabbit that preliminary investigations reveal the two buses, one with registration number GT 5694 18 and the … Continue reading Updated: 55 deaths Confirmed in Kintampo Accident

More than 50 passengers killed in bus Accident in Ghana

More than 50 passengers have died following the collision of two buses in the early hours of Friday, March 22, 2019 on the Tamale-Kintampo Highway. Injured passengers have been rushed to the Kintampo Government Hospital and other nearby health facilities for immediate medical attention. A VVIP Kia bus traveling towards Kumasi collided with a Grandbird … Continue reading More than 50 passengers killed in bus Accident in Ghana

PDS Staff slashed with Cutlass at Kokrobite over Dumsor

Some workers of the Power Distribution Service (PDS) have allegedly been attacked at Kokrobite in Accra as they worked to restore power to the area. One of the staff sustained a cutlass wound on his nose and was taken to the hospital, a  communications consultant at the Energy ministry noted on Facebook. “We plead with … Continue reading PDS Staff slashed with Cutlass at Kokrobite over Dumsor

Ghana Celebrates 62 years of Independence Today

The Republic of Ghana today Wednesday, March 6, 2019, turns 62 years since it attained independence on March 6, 1957 from British Over 100 years of colonial rule. Previously known as the Gold Coast, Ghana was the first Sub-Saharan African country to become independent on the back of Ghana’s first President, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. The … Continue reading Ghana Celebrates 62 years of Independence Today

US Imposes Visa Restrictions on Ghana

The United States said it was imposing visa restrictions on Ghana, accusing the African country of not cooperating in accepting its citizens ordered removed from the United States. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo “has ordered consular officers in Ghana to implement visa restrictions on certain categories of visa applicants,” the Department of Homeland Security … Continue reading US Imposes Visa Restrictions on Ghana

Baby Jet Airlines Commence Operation next Month

Baby Jet Airlines Limited is a proposed domestic airline based in Ghana founded by professional footballer Asamoah Gyan. The company has been awarded an Air Carriers Licence by the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority and expects to be awarded an Air Operators Certificate in time to start operations. The much anticipated Baby Jet Airlines is expected to fully … Continue reading Baby Jet Airlines Commence Operation next Month

Glo IDD SLASHER brings Ghana International Call Rate to a New Low

Glo IDD slasher is a subscription offer available at a monthly subscription fee of GHc2. Whether you are a student, visiting or residing permanently in Ghana, you can now have a lengthy conversation with your family and loved one with the Glo Ghana network. The telecom giants has introduced yet another IDD plan to help … Continue reading Glo IDD SLASHER brings Ghana International Call Rate to a New Low

‘Corruption in Ghana is endemic’ – Sheikh Aremeyaw

Renowned Muslim cleric, Sheikh Aremeyaw Shaibu has described the spate at which corruption is on the ascendancy in Ghana as endemic. Speaking to Host of the Morning Xpress on Radio XYZ 93.1, Neil Armstrong-Mortagbe on Wednesday, the preacher observed that corruption in Ghana has reached a level where people see it as being normal. Linking … Continue reading ‘Corruption in Ghana is endemic’ – Sheikh Aremeyaw