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Ghanaian companies, government, and NGOs partner for Sustainable Development

Ghanaian companies, government, and NGOs partner for Sustainable Development

The UNDP-led SDG Philanthropy Platform in partnership with Reach for Change and the Ministry of Finance in Ghana, hosted an inaugural interactive dialogue with 20 Ghanaian corporations on Thursday. The dialogue was organized to provide an opportunity for various sectors to discuss how corporate social responsibility (CSR) can drive the achievement of the Sustainable Development […]

DHL and MallforAfrica team up to further cross-border e-commerce to the United States

DHL and MallforAfrica team up to further cross-border e-commerce to the United States

DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider recently announced its partnership with MallforAfrica, the award-winning global e-commerce company, which will facilitate selling of made-in-Africa products to customers in the United States. Businesses can do so via the eBay platform powered by MallforAfrica. Through this partnership, DHL locations will serve as drop-off points for […]

First Atlantic Bank Announces Investment by AFIG funds, a leading African Private Equity Fund Manager

First Atlantic Bank Announces Investment by AFIG funds, a leading African Private Equity Fund Manager

First Atlantic Bank (FAB) announced today that ti has finalized an agreement with Advanced Finance and Investment Group (AFIG Funds), manager of AFIG Fund II (“Fund II” or the “Fund”), for an investment in the Bank. The Fund’s investment is subject to regulatory approval. First Atlantic Bank is a full-service universal bank in Ghana which […]

New UN report reveals momentum for digital payments in Ghana could save over GHS 1 billion within next four years

New UN report reveals momentum for digital payments in Ghana could save over GHS 1 billion within next four years

At an event bringing together key government and business players, the Ghana’s Ministry of Finance and the UN-based Better Than Cash Alliance released a report documenting the country’s progress in creating an economy where everyone can pay and get paid digitally, instead of cash. The results show the country has made significant gains, including almost […]

Ghana launches its first satellite into space

Ghana launches its first satellite into space

Ghana has successfully launched its first satellite into space. GhanaSat-1, which was developed by students at All Nations University in Koforidua, was sent into orbit from the International Space Centre. Cheers erupted as 400 people, including the engineers, gathered in the southern Ghanaian city to watch live pictures of the launch. The first signal was […]

My Improbable Graduation: From A Tiny Village In Ghana To Johns Hopkins

My Improbable Graduation: From A Tiny Village In Ghana To Johns Hopkins

When I was about 5 years old, my father passed away and life took a dramatic turn. My uncles from my father’s side took all his properties, per the custom in my village in Ghana, so each of my father’s seven wives had to find ways to provide and take care of their children. My […]

Ghanaian President Akufo-Addo Names Cabinet Ministers

Ghanaian President Akufo-Addo Names Cabinet Ministers

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has named 19 ministers to constitute his cabinet in accordance with Article 76 (1) of the 1992 constitution. They are Mr. Alan Kyeremanten, Minister for Trade and Industry; Mr. Ambrose Dery, Minister for Interior; Madam Shelley Ayorkor Botchway, Minister for Foreign Affairs; Madam Gloria Akufo, Attorney General and Minister of […]

Sarkodie Makes Global List of Most Influential People of African Descent

Sarkodie Makes Global List of Most Influential People of African Descent

Rapper Sarkodie is one of 100 Most Influential People of African Descent. He joins a tall list of people who were recognized for being high achievers of African descent in public and private sectors from all around the world as a progressive network of relevant actors to join together in the spirit of recognition, justice […]

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Visits Sierra Leone

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Visits Sierra Leone

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has wrapped up a one-day friendly and working visit to Sierra Leone during which the two leaders held bilateral talks aimed at strengthening relations between Ghana and Sierra Leone. Welcoming his Ghanaian counterpart, President Koroma recalled the long-standing relationship between the two countries and congratulated President Nana Addo Dankwa […]

Many Ladies Want to Sleep With My Husband Says Ghanaian Actress Mercy Asiedu

Many Ladies Want to Sleep With My Husband Says Ghanaian Actress Mercy Asiedu

Renowned Ghanaian actress, Mercy Asiedu has revealed how a number of ladies are craving to sleep with my husband, Nana Agyemang Badu, Chief of Kunsu in the Ahafo Ano South District of the Ashanti Region. Despite the competition around her husband, the actress said, she is not bothered and has no objection to her “romantic” […]

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