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Dr Steve Manteaw

Oil, gas expert lauds Ghana for instituting heritage fund

An oil and gas expert, Steve Manteaw, has lauded the government of Ghana for ensuring that the nation keeps part of her monies from...
Crown Forest

Wanton destruction of Ghana’s forest reserves, political heads fingered

Ghana’s political authorities have been accused of being the brains behind the uncontrolled destruction of the country’s forest reserves and other natural resources, as...
Jubilee oilfield

Ghana Jubilee oil production challenges not fully over – Tullow

A Tullow report sighted here on Thursday indicated that the production challenges on Ghana’s Jubilee field were not over yet as solutions could stretch...
Dr. Xavier Crespin

West African bloc seeks private sector support for health sector

The West African bloc is seeking to strengthen the role of the private sector in health service delivery in the sub-region as financing sources...
Ghana Gas

Maintenance work completed on Ghana Gas processing plant – Energy Ministry

Scheduled maintenance works on the Ghana National Gas Company (GNGCL) gas processing plant which commenced on February 3 has been completed, Ministry of Energy...

CSO’s urge government to curb abuses in Ghana’s natural resources, other sectors

Kwame Mensah, Coordinator for KASA, an initiative aimed at enhancing the capacity of civil society and media organizations for concerted and evidence- based advocacy,...

Chinese engineering firm takes charge of US$ 1.5 billion port expansion project in Ghana

President John Dramani Mahama, of Ghana who performed the commissioning ceremony, was hopeful the project would position the Tema port as one of the...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Ghana gets head start to WASH SDGs

An 83 million-Australian dollar (63.14 million US Dollars) African wide project implemented by global charity, Water Aid Ghana (WAG), has provided wash services...
Changing of underground cabels

Ghanaians raise red flags over US$953 million EPL power plant agreement

The agreement, led by Early Power Limited (EPL), local subsidiary of EPL Holdings Cooperative of the USA, is seen as outrageously priced, which could...
ICT sector

Telecoms, ICT offer Ghanaian youth new avenues of employment

This is particularly noticeable through innovations that are transforming the sector into a key driver of economic development and job creation. Thanks...

Three countries hold back West African regional EPAs with Europe

In an interview with a selected group of journalists on the side of a two-day Regional Technical Workshop on Improved and Facilitated Trade in...
climate change

Stakeholders urge more sensitivity on Climate Change in Ghana

Speaking to Xinhua on the sides of the launching of Ghana’s Climate Innovation Center (CNC), the stakeholders believed a lot more needed to be...

Cholera outbreak in Ghana shot up sanitation expenditure by 300 percent in 2015

The government spent 300 percent more than it had budgeted for on the sanitation sub-sector to arrest the cholera situation that had claimed 247...

Ghanaian policy think tank advocates legislation to manage biomedical waste

This, it said, would give legal backing to existing policies to help minimize the dangers medical waste posed to human lives and the environment. Ghana...

Ghana to receive at least 23,000 bopd more of oil from August –...

It said this would be the average gross production from the Tweneboa-Enyenra-Ntomme (TEN) field expected to commence production between July and August, this year. ...

Ghana to use World Bank type environmental and social safeguards to attain WASH-SDGs

Theodora Adomako-Adjei, Extension Services Coordinator for the Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA), made this known to Xinhua at a workshop to assess the...

Scientists At Temple University Eliminate HIV-1 DNA From T Cell Genomes

Using the CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing technique, scientists at Temple University eliminated HIV-1 DNA from T cell genomes in lab experiments, and prevented reinfection after...

Guinness Brewery assures of continuous investment in Ghana’s economy

Francis O. Agbonlahor, Managing Director (MD), said here Friday Guinness Ghana would want to be seen as a quality investor in the West African...

Ghana on course to hit 850,000 tons of cocoa in 2016

It said it had put in place all the necessary measures to ensure that the targeted production figures were achieved. “As of...

Edited Obama Homosexuality Interview Provoked Tension In Singapore

Comments by Obama in favour of equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people on The Ellen DeGeneres Show were edited out...

Catholic bishops urge Africans to reject western gay incursions

They were resolute in their stance against homosexuality, stressing that the continent would not accept any form of dictatorship on the issue of homosexuality. ...
Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Ghana Olympic committee supports national teams

The GOC is paying air fares and accommodation fees, among other things, to these teams in a bid to assist Ghanaian sportsmen and women...

Mahama visits victims of Wednesday gory accident

A release received from the presidency said Mahama presented assorted items including medicines, Milo brand of chocolate drinks, milk, sugar, toiletries, rice, cooking oil...

Ghana to host marathon to promote SDGs

This year’s race is dubbed “Africa on the Run” and will present an agenda to give attention to a continental drive to support the...
Parliament house

CDD Ghana urges Parliament to publicize telecoms bill before passage

A statement released here late Thursday and signed by Communications Officer Mina Okuru said the public was not given adequate time to make their...

Tullow Ghana changes operating procedures on Jubilee field

The release, issued here Wednesday by Tullow, said the operators had informed government of Ghana and its partners of a change to operating procedures...
Ghana and U.S

Ghana, U.S. sign action plan on security governance initiative

Ghana is among six countries in Africa that will benefit from the initiative, a new joint endeavor between the US and the six African...

Death toll hits 63 in Ghana’s Wednesday night gory road crash

According to him, more passengers, including pregnant women and children, brought to the hospital had died. Some of the injured have...
Proposed Terminal 3 at KIA

African govt’s advised to include investors in airport construction

Lotter made the call here at the Fourth Annual Africa Airport Expansion Summit which opened in the Ghanaian capital. Speaking on “Airport Design as Key...

French delegation approves Ghana’s business environment

The Ghana Investment Promotions Center (GIPC) organized an Interactive Business Forum to tell them the Ghana story. “France believes in the vibrancy...