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Six motor riders fined over traffic offences

The Abeka Motor Court has sentenced six motor riders to a total fine of GHC3,120.00 for various traffic offences. Their charges included riding without a...
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Kenya to mainstream COVID-19 emergency financial sector regulatory measures

Kenya should mainstream emergency financial sector regulatory measures implemented in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic into the regulatory framework to prepare the sector...
Medical workers treat a COVID-19 patient at the coronavirus unit in Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, Bnei Brak, April 13, 2020. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

Africa’s insurance giant sales decline due to COVID-19

The financial services company Old Mutual said on Monday that their sales volumes took a nosedive because of the difficult macroeconomic environment and COVID-19...
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Up to 90 percent of “insurance” koala population wiped out by Australian bushfires

As many as 90 percent of the koalas on Kangaroo Island off the coast of South Australia (SA) could perish during catastrophic bushfires in...

Hollard Ghana, Vivo Energy take insurance to customer’s doorstep

Considering the low penetration of insurance services in Ghana, which is said to be just a little over one percent (1%) of the country’s...

Kenya considers restructuring to enhance insurance penetration rate

Kenya is considering putting in place reforms in order to enhance the insurance penetration rate, officials said on Wednesday. Henry Rotich, cabinet Secretary for the...
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Insurance Companies Urged to Clear the Bad Image About Their Services

The Ghana Insurers Association (GIA) has organised a seminar for Claim Managers in the Insurance Industry with a call to help transform the negative...

Schools Advised to Use Some Part of Their IGF for Fire Insurance

Heads of Senior High Schools have been urged to use part of their Internally Generated Fund (IGF) to obtain fire insurance policies to aid...
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National Executive Committee of HSWU Protests Against Insurance Premium

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Health Service Workers’ Union (HSWU) has kicked against payment of insurance premium proposed by the Ghana Health...
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Crop Production in Northern Ghana Threatened

Crop production in the three regions of the North is faced with several constraints that adversely affect production and limit productivity. One constraint is the...

SA’s First Savings Insurance for Commercial Solar Unveiled

All Power Systems and Synthesis are in the business of selling rooftop solar solutions. In their experience, potential customers invariably ask: How much does...

Agriculture In Ghana Vulnerable To Climate Change

Mr Kingsley Kwako Amoako, Head of Environment and Climate Unit at the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has said Ghana needs to embrace global...
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African Mathematicians Asked To Use Subject To Solve African Problems

African Mathematicians have been urged to seek constant engagement with industry and define common relationship with the problems of the Continent. In this vain, they...
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Kpesa Whyte Says NSS Insurance is not Right

The insurance package, launched last week the Acting Director of the NSS, Mustapha Ussif, has come under criticism from service personnel who said they...
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China’s ‘Garlic Town’ Has Bright Business Future

China’s “garlic town” sees bright business prospects after successfully standardizing production, optimizing the industrial chain, and introducing an insurance system. China is home to...

Public urged to make NHIS workable through environmental cleanliness

Health Insurance card bearers and the public have been advised to use environmental cleanliness as a tool to promote the aims and objectives of...

NHIS Capitation Policy to be Removed – Senior Minister

Senior Minister Yaw Osafo Maafo has disclosed that government would soon abolish the National Health Insurance Capitation Policy. The policy was first piloted in the...
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Essam Government Hospital Marks Golden Jubilee

The Management and staff of Essam Government Hospital, Sefwi, in the Western Region have engaged in a cleanup exercise as part of activities to...

Nigeria must consider joining the Bitcoin evolution – Adaelu

Amidst the various arguments posited by different economic experts on how to get Nigeria out of one of its longest recession in history, a...

SILDEP Appeals To Gov’t To Legalize Safe Abortion

Social Initiative for Literacy and Development Programme (SILDEP) has blamed the increasing number of unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions on lack of access to...

NSIA Insurance Tailors Product For Commercial Drivers

NSIA Insurance opened its new office at Lapaz, in Accra with the launch of Apakan, an innovative motor insurance product tailored, especially for taxi...

More Companies Supports Citi FM’s Easter Orphan Project

Staff of Wapic Insurance Company Limited on Wednesday donated assorted items in support of Citi FM’s Easter Orphan Project. The staff contributed and bought assorted items...

NIC Charges Insurance Companies to Consider Mergers

The National Insurance Commission (NIC) has urged insurance companies that are struggling to meet the minimum capital requirement to consider merger before the time...

Insuring Your Modern Building, Other Dear Properties

For quite some time now, many modern buildings are springing up in prime areas of the capital city of Accra such as Spintex Road,...
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Can Technology and Connectivity disrupt Insurance?

On my way to the Pinet eInsurance conference hosted in Lagos last week, I asked myself a question. What does insurance have to do...

[email protected]: SIC Insurance Donates GH₵200k

SIC Insurance Company Limited, Ghana’s largest and preferred general insurer has presented a cheque of GHS200, 000.00 to the Ghana 60 years On Planning...

Local Insurers Steps Up On Oil and Gas Insurance

Contrary to the perception that local companies did not have the capacity to insure any of the three Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSOs)...

AIMS Ghana Provides New Insight Into Research

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Ghana, is holding an intensive training workshop on Stochastic Analysis, Research and their applications to financial and...

Payment on Overdue Claims Will Be Done Soon – NHIA

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) is collaborating with the Ministry of Health to release monies pay hospitals overdue NHIS claims.Some government hospitals have...

Mahama Proud Of His Vision For The Health Sector

President John Dramani Mahama said Thursday his vision for the health sector during his tenure has been to provide improved health facilities and trained...