Home Tags Communications

Tag: Communications

Ghana government assumes ownership of AirtelTigo

The Government of Ghana, and Bharti Airtel Ghana Holdings B.V., MIC Africa B.V, have concluded the discussions for the transfer of AirtelTigo shares to...

Northern Region GES prepared to safely reopen schools

The Northern Regional Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES), has given assurance of its preparedness on ensuring safety of children, teaching and non-teaching...
Health Workshop Media

Journalists build capacity on sexual, reproductive and health rights

Ghanaian journalists have been encouraged to put premium on Sexual Rights and Reproductive Health (SRRH) in their reportage. Mr Archibald Adams, Communications and Advocacy Coordinator,...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

South Africa launches new app to fight against COVID-19

The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - SYDNEY -- The...
Iom Staff

Zambia enhances preventive measures to curb COVID-19 spike

The Zambian government on Wednesday announced tough COVID-19 measures on public transporters as part of efforts to curb the spike in cases. ...
Nigerian Airports

Mozambique airports lose US$22 million due to COVID-19

Airports in Mozambique recorded a revenue loss of 22 million U.S. dollars due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which affected all its sources of...
WASHINGTON, March 3, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on March 3, 2020 shows flags on the U.S. Federal Reserve building in Washington D.C., the United States. The U.S. Federal Reserve lowered the target range for the federal funds rate by 50 basis points to a range of 1.00 percent to 1.25 percent, as the novel coronavirus disease poses "evolving risks" to economic activity, the central bank announced Tuesday. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

U.S. Fed officials still skeptical of yield curve control

U.S. Federal Reserve officials are still skeptical of adopting the yield curve control policy, arguing that it would likely provide "modest benefits" with "potential...
Leading sanitation organizations launch Pan-African media fellowship

Leading sanitation organizations launch Pan-African media fellowship

This week, the Communications, Advocacy & Policy Opportunities and Outreach for Poop (CAPOOP) group launched its first ever sanitation media fellowship. On the side-lines...

A 6 Member Ministerial Advisory Board Inaugurated For MoC

The Minister for Communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful (MP) has indicated that, law requires the Ministry to set up an Advisory Board to assist in...
University Of Ghana

Confucius Institute Boss Demands Communication with Chinese Nationals

Dr Josephine Dzahene-Quarshie, Acting Ghanaian Director of the Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana has urged immigration officers to communicate with Chinese nationals...

Government To Establish Cybersecurity Academy To Fight Against Cybercrime

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has indicated that, as Ghana is scaling up e-connectivity as part of government’s digitalization agenda, there will certainly be...
National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE)

NCCE to update policy makers on Ghanaian perceptions of corruption

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), would launch a research report on “Public Perception on the State of Corruption, Public Accountability and Environmental...

Stakeholders call for name and shame of sexual abuse perpetrators

Mr Godwin Avenorgbo, the Director of Communications for Melcom Group of Companies, has called on policy makers to formulate laws that will deal with...
electrical appliances

CDA calls for stiffer punishment for fake electrical product dealers

Communications for Development and Advocacy (CDA) Consult is calling for a stiffer punishment for dealers in fake electrical products in the country. Mr Francis Ameyibor,...

Newmont Ahafo Mine Rakes US$1.03B Proceeds

Newmont Ahafo Mine of Newmont Ghana Gold Limited (NGGL) raked in US$1.03 billion proceeds in 2016, and paid US$78 million to the government as...

Police Withdraws Injunction Application Against AFRC

Police on Wednesday withdrew an injunction application which was seeking to restrain a group calling itself, Alliance for Responsible Citizens (AFRC) to demonstrate on...

Communications Excellence awards open to all PR and Communications entities

The Institute of Public Relations Ghana has launched its National PR and Communications Excellence Awards 2017. The National PR and Communications Excellence Awards are opened...

Trade Unions in Ghana Urged To Mobilse All Workers

An international Trade Unionist, Mr Nigel Flanagan, has called for a stronger and united trade union in Ghana to help fight poverty and inequality...

African Court Affirms Jurisdiction To Deal With All Submitted Cases

The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights has fixed May 8th to 24th for the 45th Ordinary Session to examine about 80 applications...

Residents Of Awutu Bontrase Calls On George Andah To Fulfill Promise

The chiefs and people of Awutu Bontrase has appealed to the Government to provide them with potable water to save them from water-borne diseases. They...

GCNet Calls For Support For Data Protection Act Implementation

The Ghana Community Network Services Limited (GCNet) has called on businesses to support the Data Protection Commission in the implementation of the Data Protection...
Protea Hotel, Takoradi

Stakeholders In Tourism Aim At Improving Industry

Stakeholders in the tourism and hospitality industry are set to improve their capacity to help enhance their operations. The Tourism Booster seminar, which is scheduled...

Communications Minister Tours MTN-Ghana Office

The Minister of Communication, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has paid a familiarization visit to MTN Ghana, the leading telecoms company in the country. The Minister was...

MUSIGA Spell Out Vision For 2017

The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has held a planning session as a way of spelling out its vision for 2017, which would seek...
Table tennis game

Sports Cul Ghana Promise Support For Lesser Known Sports

Sports Cul Ghana limited, a sports management firm in Ghana has pledged to support lesser known sports as well as cultural activities with a...

CHRAJ Asked To Investigate Vetting Committee Bribery Allegation

A group calling itself the Movement for Development of Ghana has called on the Legislature and the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice...
President Akufo-Addo with the Standing Committee of the House of Chiefs

12 More Ministers Sworn In

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday night swore into office 12 more ministers approved by Parliament, admonishing them to fulfil the constitutional requirement...

2016 Election Was The Cleanest – Samed Akalilu

The Ashanti Regional Communications Officer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Samed Akalilu has waded into claims that the December 2016 elections were...
Ghana And Cote D'ivoire

Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire To Strengthen Relations Despite Dispute

The bilateral relations between Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire is expected to be strengthened despite the recent maritime dispute pending at the International Maritime Tribunal. The...

Bank of Ghana Aims To Improve Public Accountability

The Bank of Ghana has established a 24-hour contact centre in a bid to improve public accountability and to enable the general public interact...