Go for Savings and Loans license if you don’t want to recapitalise – BoG Governor

The Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) has justified the decision for all commercial banks to have a minimum capital level of ¢400 by December 2018.  Responding to a question on having a separate capital level for each bank based on their categorization, Dr. Ernest Addison said the increase in capital requirement to ¢400 million […]

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5 prisoners with excellent BECE results unable to enjoy Free SHS

The Ghana Prisons Service says it is liaising with some organisations to complete a structure at the Nsawam Prisons to enable inmates to continue their education while they serve their term.  According to the PRO of the Service, DSP Vitalis Aryee, the structure will afford the prisoners the opportunity to have from basic to Senior High School education. He said […]

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Ghanaian men are lazy, stingy but good in bed – Nollywood actress

Sexy actress, singer and beauty therapist, Chesan Nze, has opened up on in an interview with Potpourri declaring that she can never date a Ghanaian man. According to her, “They are a very lazy lot,” she said. As down-to-earth as she could be, Chesan, who is currently studying at Zenith College in Ghana, opined that […]

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SSNIT fights back: We have over 2,000 issues with $72m knotty software

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 told Evans Mensah on […]

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Your student can become your lecturer- Kofi Adams suggests to Bagbin

The National Organiser of the opposition National Democratic Congress is asking prospective flagbearers to focus on the healing process the party is going through. Kofi Adams says recent comments by Alban Bagbin do not help in the healing process. He was reacting to comments by Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament that he stands tall amongst the […]

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Sanford Women’s FA Cup: Police Ladies, Prison Ladies reach final

Police Ladies Police Ladies stayed on course to claim the Sanford Women’s FA Cup title for a second straight time after ditching Immigration Ladies yet again in their semi-final clash last Saturday. In what was a replay of last season’s semi-finals, Police Ladies beat their rivals, Immigration Ladies 4-3 on penalties to advance to the […]

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Feature: WAFU triumph is nothing but a hollow stat

GHANAsoccernet.com hard-hitting columnist Yaw Adjei-Mintah argues clinching the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations is not a substitute for CHAN failure. Seeing ecstatic scenes at the Robert Mensah Stadium on Sunday was appropriate not just for the occasion of Ghana’s 4-1 win over big rival Nigeria, but it was more so to address the fact that […]

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I had my first kiss at 15, with sugar in my mouth – Shirley Frimpong-Manso

Renowned movie producer and director, Shirley Frimpong-Manso, had her first kiss at age 15, she has revealed. At that age, the producer recalled that she pushed for the kiss because the boy was “too cute”. Shirley made the revelation on the Behind the Fame sef=gment on Drive Time on Joy FM with Lexis Bill Monday. Advertisement […]

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Ghana’s ITLOS victory: The KT Hammond factor

K.T. Hammond Following Ghana’s historic victory over the weekend in the maritime boundary dispute with neighboring Cote d’Ivoire, Adansi Asokwa Member of Parliament, Kobina Tahir Hammond, has been speaking exclusively to Citi FM about the behind-the-scenes-roles he played in the eventual Executive decision that took the stand-off with the Ivoirians to the International Tribunal on […]

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More banks considering mergers, takeover– BoG

Dr. Ernest Addison, Governor of the Bank of Ghana The Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), Dr. Ernest Addison has disclosed that the central bank has received some proposals from banks pushing for mergers and takeovers, following the announcement of the new capital requirement. The Bank of Ghana increased the capital requirement of banks […]

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