During cross-examination, the state presented 68 WhatsApp messages sent by Richard Jakpa, the third accused in the ongoing Ato Forson trial, to Attorney-General Godfred Dame, along with the two responses from the Attorney-General.   The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Yvonne Atakora Obuobisa, highlighted the significant number of messages sent by Mr Jakpa compared to […]


From reduced taxes to lower operational costs, dawn trading has become a crucial strategy for many, transforming Accra’s bustling markets into vital economic hubs long before sunrise. Conversations with traders and buyers involved in dawn transactions highlight the significant impact of early trading on local economies.   Alexander Obeng, who moved from Prestea in the […]


Ghanaian-American-based Archbishop Kofi Adonteng Boateng has conferred Reverend Minister status on celebrated Ghanaian Gospel musician Great Ampong, recognizing his dedication to spreading the word of God through music and serving the Christian community.   The ordination took place during Great Ampong’s visit to Archbishop Kofi Adonteng Boateng’s church in the United States. During the ceremony, […]


The Ghana Police Service has commenced an investigation into the deaths of two individuals in the Wa Municipality, which occurred today, June 18, 2024. The Police, in a social media post [X], explained that the two separate incidents took place at the Wa East Education Service office and the Wa Model JHS School. While details […]


The ‘Hands Off Our Hotel’ demonstration against the sale of four SSNIT hotels to Rock City Hotel Limited, owned by Agriculture Minister Bryan Acheampong, is taking place today, June 18.   Led by Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, Member of Parliament for North Tongu, the protest aims to pressure President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to halt the […]


The Institute for Energy Security (IES) anticipates a slight rise in fuel prices during the latter half of June 2024, despite a drop in global petroleum prices. According to IES, the Ghanaian cedi’s depreciation by 3.44% against the US dollar will negate the advantages of the global price reduction.   Globally, petrol, diesel, and LPG […]


South Africa’s parliament has re-elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the country’s president following a landmark coalition deal between the governing African National Congress (ANC) and opposition parties. The new government of national unity combines Mr Ramaphosa’s ANC, the centre-right Democratic Alliance (DA) and smaller parties. In his victory speech, Mr Ramaphosa hailed the new coalition, and […]


The Bank of Ghana (BOG) has defended its 2019 decision to revoke GN Bank’s license, asserting that the move was justified due to significant regulatory breaches. The Central Bank maintains that GN Bank failed to adhere to essential financial regulations and banking standards, jeopardizing its operational stability. Consequently, the Bank of Ghana has indicated that […]


The Deputy Managing Director of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Ing. Kwadwo Obeng, has rejected calls for a load-shedding timetable. On Thursday, June 13, ECG and GRIDCo announced a three-week power outage due to a gas supply shortage from Nigeria. This announcement has led some business owners to request a load-shedding timetable to help […]


Abena Osei-Asare, Minister of State, will lead Ghana’s delegation to the 2024 Africa Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) Annual Meetings and the 3rd African-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF2024) in Nassau, Bahamas, from June 12th to 15th, 2024.   The Annual General Meeting (AGM), themed “Owning Our Destiny: Economic Prosperity on the Platform of Global Africa,” will […]

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