Friday, December 3, 2021
Government has been called upon to devise a strategy that supports and promotes Open and Distance Learning (ODL) in order to get it entrenched in Ghana. The proponent, Prof. Goski Alabi - Consulting President of Laweh University College, explained that a deliberate strategy has become necessary to erase the negative...
Ghana’s leading messaging, payments and  e-commerce  provider, Hubtel, has extended its operations to residents of the twin cities of Takoradi and Sekondi. This follows the company’s successful launch in the Ashanti Regional capital of Kumasi in June 2021, and brings the number of cities it operates in to 4...
The British Council, in partnership with Wikimedia Foundation and the Ghana Tertiary Education Commission (GTEC), has launched its Skill4Success project to improve digital literacy and Media and Information Literacy (MIL) and also factual writing skills among students in Ghana, and later on extend it to other selected African countries. According...
Businesses under the Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) generated total export revenue of US$1.09billion in the first half of the year, the Chief Executive of GFZA, Michael Oquaye Jnr, has said. Additionally, capital investments by Free Zone enterprises amounted to US$173.84million while creating a total of 30,189 jobs - mainly...
Rice millers in Ghana are hopeful of meeting over 60 percent of local demand for the grain if government designs a deliberate policy that encourages state institutions to buy Ghana rice during and after festive seasons. With the festive season just around the corner, public and private companies are likely...
Government has since 2017 made payment of GH¢5.77billion to clear part of the social security contributions owed to SSNIT, the latest update from the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has shown. Delays in the payment of due contributions by government have been cited in the actuarial valuation reports...
…….deposits hit GH¢100million as at June 2021 Atwima Mponua Rural Bank Limited at Toase in the Atwima Nwabiagya district of Ashanti Region is making a determined effort to put the bank back on a trajectory of growth and profitability. The mid-year review of the bank’s performance for the year 2021 has...
Food security and nutrition are basic human rights and fundamental to a healthy and productive life, yet hunger and malnutrition persist in developing countries. School garden programs with multiple interventions leverage on educational platforms to improve the nutritional behaviour and food security of students and their families are essential. In...
Ghana’s number one urban radio, Y102.5FM has gifted an amount of GH¢2,500 to Francisca Lamini, the only female contestant in the National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ) who represented Keta Senior High and Technical School. The gift was presented by Y102.5FM’s presenter Naa Dzama when the contestants from Ketasco appeared...
The second Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF 2021) generated a record setting of US$42.1 billion in trade and trade-related investment deals exceeding a target of US$40billion, according to the latest tally released by the IATF Advisory Council. With over 10,000 registered participants from 59 countries, the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) in Durban was...
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