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Ghana Engages South African Airways to Commence a New Flight to London

Ghana Engages South African Airways to Commence a New Flight to London

Minister for Aviation says she is engaging the South African Airways to introduce new flights between Accra, Ghana and London, UK. Cecilia Abena Dapaah said, “We are looking at talking to South African Airways if they could take up the London route as well. So we are still waiting and talking to one or two […]

SDGs Advisory Unit of the Office of the President of Ghana and Reach for Change sign agreement to launch Africa-Wide competition

SDGs Advisory Unit of the Office of the President of Ghana and Reach for Change sign agreement to launch Africa-Wide competition

The SDGs Advisory Unit of the Office of the President of Ghana has signed an agreement with Reach for Change to launch an Africa-Wide competition on innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This is one of the initiatives of the President of Ghana, His Excellency President Nana Akufo-Addo, as part of his role as […]

Uber and Old Mutual Helping African Drivers to Earn, Learn and Save

Uber and Old Mutual Helping African Drivers to Earn, Learn and Save

In celebration of Global Money Week, Uber and Old Mutual have announced that they will be extending its free money management course that took place in South Africa to its driver-partners in Accra, (Ghana), Lagos (Nigeria) and Nairobi, (Kenya). The course reflects Global Money Week’s theme – Learn. Save. Earn. Driver-partners attending the workshops will […]

Right or Wrong? 10 Popular Terms Ghanaians Use Daily

Right or Wrong? 10 Popular Terms Ghanaians Use Daily

This is Ghana! A country of great culture, heritage, and tradition. Where names and terms are given to things differently from what they are in other parts of the world. Every first timer in Ghana is more than likely going to experience a few difficulties in understanding these terms. However, after a few days of […]

Ghana At 60 – Remembering Kwame Nkrumah

Ghana At 60 – Remembering Kwame Nkrumah

As Ghana gears to celebrate its 60th independence anniversary, the memory of its founding father Kwame Nkrumah is back in the public limelight. But his legacy in Ghana and across Africa leaves much to be desired. When Ghana celebrates the 60th anniversary of its independence on March 6, Kwame Nkrumah’s name will stir varied thoughts […]

U.S.$65 Million Container Terminal for Takoradi Port

U.S.$65 Million Container Terminal for Takoradi Port

The management of IBISTEK, a Ghanaian owned company, in collaboration with the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA), is putting up a container terminal at an estimated cost of $65 million. Code named ‘Takoradi Container Terminal (TACOTEL), all containers that arrive at the Takoradi Port from March 4th this year would be sent to the […]

Kofi Adams Cleared of Stealing 5 State Vehicles

Kofi Adams Cleared of Stealing 5 State Vehicles

Investigations have established the five vehicles seized from the National Orgainser of the National Democratic Congress, Kofi Adams, are his personal property and not for the State as suspected. The Criminal Investigations Department of the Ghana Police, which conducted the investigations, has consequently returned the vehicles – two V8 Land Cruisers and three Nissan pick-ups- […]

British Airways stewardess dies from malaria in Africa after working on flight from Heathrow to Ghana

British Airways stewardess dies from malaria in Africa after working on flight from Heathrow to Ghana

A British Airways stewardess who has died after catching malaria in Africa. She became sick while working on a long-haul flight from London Heathrow to Ghana’s capital city Accra. There is a major internal investigation underway to figure out exactly how she contracted the illness. The woman, who has not been named, began to show […]

Petrol station fire in Accra, Floods bring chaos, Death toll at 96

Petrol station fire in Accra, Floods bring chaos, Death toll at 96

A blaze at a petrol station in Ghana’s capital, Accra, has killed at least 76 people, the Ghana National Fire service says. The fire started as people in the city are trying to cope with two days of heavy rain, which has left many homeless and without power. There are chaotic scenes with many roads […]

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