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FPSOs act as buffer for marine protection – Fisheries Director

Western Regional Director of Fisheries Commission, Mr Alex Sabah, has said the Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSOs) Vessels on the high seas are beneficial in the conservation of aquatic lives. “We do know that Ghana is yet to develop or demarcate areas on our water bodies as marine protected …

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4 NPP members arrested for stealing voters’ register

Four loyalists of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the New Juaben South constituency of the Eastern Region, are in the grips of the police for allegedly breaking into the house of the constituency secretary and bolting with the album for the upcoming constituency election. Two of the suspects, …

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Ghana falls three places in Corruption Perception Index; scores lowest since 2012

Ghana receives its lowest corruption perception score in four years, making President Akufo-Addo’s one year in office the worst since 2012, according to the latest Global Corruption Perception Index. The latest Corruption Perception Index (CPI) released Wednesday evening by the local chapter of Transparency International, the Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), …

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BoG, PRINPAG Build Capacity Of Journalists On Economic Analyses

The Bank of Ghana is partnering the Private Newspaper Publishers Association of Ghana (PRINPAG) to build the capacity of journalists in effective economic analyses. Speaking at the opening of the BoG/PRINPAG Training Programme for Financial and Economic Journalist Monday February 19, Evelyn Kwatia, Head of the Governors’ Department said the …

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Akufo-Addo Serious About Corruption Fight – Rawlings

A former president of Ghana, Jerry John Rawlings says President Nana Akufo-Addo’s decision to appoint Martin Amidu as the Special Prosecutor is a clear indication that he is willing to fight corruption. “The appointment of Amidu as Special Prosecutor from outside his own party shows the President is serious. It …

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NSS Goes Paperless

The management of the Ghana National Service Scheme (NSS) has organized a stakeholder’s conference, a maiden one that factors the educational sector with all tertiary institutions across the country on the database of students who are eligible for service. The conference was held under the theme “Strengthening NSS Database for …

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Unemployment Won’t End Soon – CDD Fellow

A senior research fellow at the Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana), Dr. Kojo Asante, has warned the youth that unemployment will not end “anytime soon” hence the need to work towards a society which can take care of them. He has therefore charged the youth to exhibit a strong …

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Amidu’s Firmness Good For Ghana – Akwetey

The Executive Director of the Institute of Democratic Governance (IDEG) Dr. Emmanuel Akwetey has commended Special Prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu for his ‘firmness’ at the Appointments Committee on Tuesday. According to Akwetey, the former attorney general exhibited passion towards the state despite the long hours of grilling by the appointments …

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