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Useless column: Never teach your Wife

‘Never try to teach your wife how to drive’!...

The Trust Hospital extends dental services to Dansoman and Tema

The Trust Hospital has extended its best-in-class dental services...

Recipe corner: Fish Fricassee (Grouper)

If you are thinking of a new way to...

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Pupils in Adaklu admonished to utilize ultramodern ICT lab to develop skill

Board member of Vodafone Ghana Foundation, Michael Cobblah, has advised pupils in Adaklu Ahunda Kpodzi in the Volta Region to utilize an ultramodern computer...

Akwaaba Magic rekindles the Ghanaian movie industry

Multichoice Ghana operators of DStv and GOtv in Ghana has introduced a 24-hour channel christened Akwaaba Magic on DStv channel 150. In its first...

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Sybil Shaibu column: Ever heard of SAHMD?

I once heard someone say married women were among the loneliest group of people. And I remember making...

This is Leadership: Empathy in Empathy

Members in your team don’t have to necessarily know you, they have to feel...

Ketogenic diet: scientific review of the good and bad

We observed that, one of the most studied strategies in the recent years for...

Tween Talk with Eugenia Tachie Menson: The Mother of Mother’s Day

It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday May 9 and the whole world (well maybe not...

Esther Ruby Arthur: A 40-year lesson in corporate loyalty at ADB

“I began working here even before I had my hair permed” Loyalty /ˈlɔɪəlti/ - the...

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Ghacem rewards top customers at first virtual awards ceremony 

The Managing Director of Ghacem, Mr. Stefano Gallini, has called for a stronger partnership with Ghacem’s cement distributors and direct customers in the country...

Autochek, automobile dealers partner to provide cheaper car loans

Autochek Africa has announced its strategic partnership with the Automobile Dealers Union of Ghana (ADUG). This strong collaboration is geared at delivering a digitized...

Business

The rise of China and its affair with Africa

The burgeoning interest of the Chinese in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has not escaped the lens of global watchdogs, and has become an area of both apprehension and admiration depending on the context. To some, the Chinese are a threat and a competition,...

Mergers and Acquisitions in African Fintech

On 1st of April, as I was publishing my Uniconization of African Fintech piece, Mastercard was busy announcing their $100 million investment into Airtel Money (Airtel Africa’s mobile money subsidiary) to acquire a minority position - half what TPG Capital did. Even...

Israel-Ghana Friendship Association

Ghana has enjoyed a truly special relationship with the state of Israel since its independence in 1957, grounded in a shared commitment to trade, security, education, culture and sports. It is a relationship that has withstood the test of time having survived...

Towards a new paradigm in the COVID-19 Era (Two)

Central Bank Accountability: As noted in the first part of this series, of those who run the central bank, the most important, in my opinion, is the board, which is sacrosanct and must be maintained so. Thus, the first line of...

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Pupils in Adaklu admonished to utilize ultramodern ICT lab to develop skill

Board member of Vodafone Ghana Foundation, Michael Cobblah, has advised pupils in Adaklu Ahunda...

142 students benefit from WAPCO’s scholarship programme

One hundred and forty-two students from the Shama district of the Western and Greater...

DTI signs MoU with Ho Technical University to train youth in TVET

The Design and Technology Institute (DTI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with...

Schools inspection up 1,500% in one year – NaSIA

… as groundwork is laid for aggressive standardisation drive The number of inspections at pre-tertiary...

Fishery & Aquaculture

Editorial: Ayekoo  to our  gallant farmers & fisherfolk

This year’s National Farmers’ Day is being observed today owing to the fact that...

ADB to allocate 50% loan portfolio to Agric

The Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) has reiterated its commitment to agricultural financing by implementing...

Workers report appalling abuse aboard Chinese-owned fishing vessels

Ghanaian workers have reported shocking human rights abuses aboard Chinese-owned trawl vessels - from...

Food security and public safety should be government’s top priorities

Covid-19 continues to have an adverse impact on the global landscape. Assets worldwide are...

Agribusiness

Council of State in support of efforts to ‘Green Ghana’

The members of the Council of State have said they are in support of...

Maiden edition of Ghana Chicken Festival slated for Accra

The maiden edition of the Ghana Chicken Festival (GHACHICK) is set to come off...

2nd Agribusiness Fair and Conference to be held in Wa

The Market Oriented Agriculture Programme in North Western Ghana (MOAP NW) will host the...

Smallholder farmers losing out on GCX platform

…as inability to handle standards persists Richard Twumasi-Ankrah, Director for Policy, Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation...

Banking & Finance

Nsoatreman Rural Bank prioritises agric financing to mitigate COVID-19 shock

Contrarily to the hesitation of many banks and financial...

GCB/Graphic to foster stronger alliance for national growth

The management of GCB Bank Ltd. and Graphic Communications Group Limited (GCGL) have resolved to foster a stronger alliance in the interests of the...

Green bonds are coming

…as SEC & IFC enter partnership to deepen markets The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, have...

Banks not reliable source of SME financing – Intelligent Capital CEO

The Chief Executive Officer of Intelligent Capital Group, Leticia Browne, has said the banking sector does not have the framework and capacity to finance...

CIB talks tough on banking ethics and conduct

…promises stern disciplinary action against flouting members The Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIB) Ghana is committed to strict enforcement, without fear or favour, of the...

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Ghacem rewards top customers at first virtual awards ceremony 

The Managing Director of Ghacem, Mr. Stefano Gallini, has called for a stronger partnership with Ghacem’s cement distributors and...

Autochek, automobile dealers partner to provide cheaper car loans

Autochek Africa has announced its strategic partnership with the Automobile Dealers Union of Ghana (ADUG). This strong collaboration is...
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