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Friday, February 23, 2018
All is set for the National Cyber Security Week slated for 23rd to 27th October 2017. The date for the celebration is strategically selected to coincide the global Cyber Security Awareness month, which is being celebrated throughout October. The week, themed “Securing Ghana’s Digital Journey” is being organized by the Ministry...
A Member of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee Kwame Jantuah has called on government to be bold and pay attention to the  managerial aspect of the Tema Oil Refinery. His call comes after a think-tank accused the management of TOR of factionalism, vindictiveness and poor management practices. “Today,...
Ghana will supply Burkina Faso with 100MW of electricity daily after completion of the 225kva Bolgatanga-Ouaguadougou interconnection project, William Owuraku Aidoo, a Deputy Minister of Energy, has said.Ghana has been supplying power to Burkina Faso, albeit in smaller quantities, since 2003; moving up from 0.5MW to 9.2MW...
The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers-Ghana (COPEC) is demanding that Government abrogates the GHȻ 10 billion Energy Bond currently being issued. According to the petroleum sector watchdog, the bond rules out any possibility for the government to scale down on taxes on the commodity “even in...
Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed that all is set for the commencement of the one-village one-dam campaign pledge of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP). Construction works can now go ahead as the rainy season was over, according to Dr Bawumia. President Akufo-Addo during the 2016 electioneering...
The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) says the issues to do with the $72 million software procured to automate its operations are far from over. SSNIT Director-General, Dr John Kojo Ofori Tenkorang said there are currently over 2,000 issues with the software that have been shared with the vendors. He...
Management of Accra Mall has settled the 2.3million tax owed the state after refusing to do so since September this year.The move follows the incident that saw officials of the Ghana Revenue Authority storming the premises of the Mall to shut it down Wednesday morning.The Chief Revenue Officer leading...
Ghana has ratified the Montreal Convention of 1999, which deals with passenger rights and protection. The provisions of the Montreal Convention have been made applicable to domestic air travel in respect of the rights of passengers to compensation in the event of flight delays, damage and loss of baggage, etc. The...
Ato Forson The Minority in Parliament says it will oppose the deal in which government of Ghana is seeking to access a whopping $15 billion facility from the Chinese government. The opposition lawmakers said the...
The inaugural edition of the Africa Data Revolution Report (ADRR 2016) will be launched on 19 July in Accra, Ghana, as part of activities marking the 2nd Africa Open Data Conference, which will take place from July 17 – 21, 2017. Jointly published by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA),...