Em Bartels takes corporate communications to new height with ‘Elocution 101’

Personal branding expert, Em Bartels is set to embark on a series of a forum on communication, Elocution 101, to provide support for executives and professionals in the art of oral delivery and diction. The founder and Executive Director of ExcellConsulting GH as well as Excell Branding GH, hopes to use the forum to ‘ripple’ into […]

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Ghana has strong growth potential in Agribusiness, ICT – IFC, World Bank

A new joint International Finance Corporation (IFC) and World Bank study has identified agribusiness, ICT and education services in Ghana as high growth potential sectors. The study emphasizes several important reforms needed to promote private sector investments, in particular, facilitating trade, providing competitive energy, opening rural land markets, developing technical skills, and financing small and medium […]

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Ghana records $5.63bn investments in first three quarters of 2017

Total investments recorded during the first three quarters of 2017 amounted to $5.63 billion with an FDI component of $4.37 billion, says the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC). GIPC has closed the third quarter of the fiscal year ending 31st December 2017, having already directly booked $3.37 billion of our $5 billion targets for the […]

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Ghana must offer asylum to Mugabe- Ablakwa

The Minority Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs is asking Ghana’s president Nana Akufo-Addo to grant an asylum to the resigned Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa believes Ghana will be the safest haven for the Pan-Africanist who announced his resignation from office Tuesday, after 37 years in power. The North Tongu Member of Parliament is worried […]

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African Women to lead business, politics by 2030 – Otiko Djaba

The Gender Minister Otiko Afisa Djaba has stated that the target to get women involved in the business sector and active in politics should be a reality by 2030. She said empowering women is a key goal for President Akufo-Addo and his policies are geared toward achieving that. Madam Djaba was speaking at the launch of the […]

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Bologna star Godfred Donsah credits teammates for match-winning performance against Hellas Verona

Godfred Donsah celebrating with his Bologna teammates Godfred Donsah has revealed that motivation from his teammates played a huge role in his match-winning feat for Bologna on Monday night in their 3-2 win at Hellas Verona  Serie A. The Ghana international turned inside Marco Fossati, and was allowed far too much time to pick his […]

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KABA had booked me for interview today; I’m shaken – Freddie Blay

Acting New Patriotic Party (NPP) Chairman, Freddie Blay, has said he’s deeply shocked by the death of Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong, popularly known as KABA,  considering he had been booked by the ace broadcaster for an interview today [Tuesday] November 21. The Host of Asempa FM’s late afternoon political show, Eko Sii Sen, died on […]

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Court dismisses ex-military officers’ cases against CDS

An Accra High Court has dismissed a suit by some 225 retired military officers who sued the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) over what they describe as underpayment of their gratuities. According to the court, the ex-servicemen were unable to convince it beyond reasonable doubt why they were entitled to gratuities beyond what they […]

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NCA’s 30-day grace period for fined FM stations elapses

The fate of over 130 radio stations that were found to have breached Section 13 of the Electronics Communications Act (2009), Act 775 is yet to be determined by the National Communications Authority (NCA). Citi News’ checks show that most of the defaulting stations are operational after a 30-day ultimatum given by the Communications Ministry […]

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Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe resigns, ending 37-year rule

Media playback is unsupported on your device Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has resigned, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda has said. A letter from Mr Mugabe said that the decision was voluntary and that he had made it to allow a smooth transition of power. The surprise announcement halted an impeachment hearing that had begun against him. […]

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