Wednesday, December 2, 2020
“The right to education has been a cause for civil rights activists in the history of many nations. It is a common saying that education is the key to development. Education is also the key to breaking the cycle of poverty,” –Adinyira, JSC in Federation of Youth Association of...
To strengthen export-oriented small and medium-sized apparel manufactures in creating socially responsible jobs, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH together with its partners - Ethical Apparel Africa (EAA), Gerber, Groz Beckert, Freudenberg and Accra Technical Training College (ATTC) - officially launched the Ghana Apparel Training & Service...
The Face of Road Safety Africa (FORSA) 2020, Rejoice Dogber, has called on students and children to be road safety ambassadors ahead of the elections and Christmas festivities in order to reduce the number of accidents recorded during such periods. According to her, drivers, parents and the elderly would be...
It is imperative that every Ghanaian today is equipped for the country’s drive toward a functioning digital economy. No one is to be left behind. The big talk about all-inclusiveness should also include ensuring that, at least, every one of us can stay relevant in the digital economy. As noted...
Claims payment is usually regarded as the end product of all insurance contracts. Therefore, timely payment of all genuine claims by life insurance companies gives more credibility to insurance, especially as insurance products are intangible products. The reputation of an Insurance company, and the industry in general, hinges on...
2020 will be remembered for many terms which elicit images of post-apocalyptic doom and gloom – COVID, pandemic, lockdown, facemasks and quarantine, with the only seemingly positives being ‘Zoom’ and ‘Microsoft Teams’. ‘Digitisation’, ‘automation’, ‘remote-work’ have been around for the better part of the 21st century but these terms gained...
Big or small, a private company must have a shareholder(s) and at least two directors who are obligated to perform some duties in compliance with the law. They are expected to work in harmony toward the sustained long-term interest and growth of a company. Consequently, performance of their duties may...
Some empirical studies have shown that the media can play an indispensable role in proper functioning of a democracy for both developed and developing countries.  Discussion of the media's functions within electoral context often focus on their ‘watchdog’ role: by unfettered scrutiny and discussion of the successes and failures...
A few days ago, the voter registration details of over 15 million Ghanaians were uploaded and circulated through various media platforms via google drive. However, the source of the publication has not been completely verified, and the legal authority to publish this data is equally under discussion. The above...
The Minister for Finance under the erstwhile John Mahama administration, Seth Terkper, has reacted to an explanation given by the Central Bank Governor, Dr. Ernest Addison, as to government’s constant exclusion of exceptional costs in its fiscal deficit calculation. The former Finance Minister has - since the incumbent government adopted...
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