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Charles Gyamfi crowned 2019 National Best Farmer

A 58-year-old farmer, Charles Gyamfi, has been adjudged the 2019 National Best Farmer. Mr. Gyamfi, from the Tano North District of the Ahafo Region, was honoured at the 2019 Farmers’ Day celebration held in the Volta Regional capital, Ho.  Abdulai Atiku Seidu, Upper West Region, was the 1st runner-up, while the …

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NCA fines MTN GH¢100,000 for failing to comply with directives

The  National Communications Authority (NCA) has sanctioned MTN Ghana for failing to comply with directives which were sent to them following some challenges with their network recently. NCA had directed MTN to submit a report on the challenges within 24 hours of receipt of the directive, but the Mobile Network …

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GCB launches ‘G-Money’ to help move funds within financial ecosystem

Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) has launched G-Money to send and receive money, buy goods, pay for services and move funds within the financial ecosystem. G-Money will also afford customers a variety of financial and micro-financial services at competitive rates. Speaking at the launch of G-Money in Accra on Thursday, Managing Director …

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Agric Development Bank (ADB) hesitates in giving us loans – Peasant farmers

Peasant farmers in the country have claimed the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) hesitates in granting their loan requests once they notice they are farmers. According to the programs manager for the Association of Peasant farmers Charles Nyaaba, farmers go through a major struggle in securing loans from banks, even from mandated …

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Newmont Ahafo mine named Ghana’s CSR Organization of the year

Newmont Goldcorp’s Ahafo Mine has been named Ghana’s Corporate Social Responsibility Organization for the year 2018 by the Ghana Investment Promotions Center (GIPC). The company was awarded at this year’s Ghana Club 100 awards held in Accra recently under the distinguished patronage of the President, Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo-Addo. The Ahafo mine …

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We will build first class railway network – President Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has reiterated his Government’s commitment to building a first class railway network in Ghana in order to revamp the sector which has deteriorate over the years since colonial rule ended in Ghana.  Addressing workers of the Ghana Railway Company Limited (GRCL) at the Diesel Multiple Unit (DMU) workshop …

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Police, Judges, MPs most corrupt officials in Ghana – Afrobarometer report

The latest Afrobarometer report released by the Center for Democratic Development shows that among key public officials in Ghana, the police, judges and magistrates, Members of Parliament, civil servants, and tax officials were most widely perceived as corrupt. This may not be new as the Ghana Police Service has often topped …

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Barclays wins Bank of the Year at the Chamber Business Awards

Barclays Bank Ghana, part of the Absa Group, has been adjudged Bank of the Year at the 3rd Chamber Business Awards organised by the Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI). The award, the GNCCI said, is in recognition of Barclays’ “excellent and outstanding performance in the year 2018”. …

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