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At 19 hours, this is the world’s longest flight

Regular nonstop flights between the east coast of Australia and London or New York could soon become a reality. In preparation, Australian airline Qantas has announced three test flights, with 40 people traveling directly from London or New York to Sydney, to see how the human body copes with 19 solid hours of …

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I never asked fishermen to engage in ‘saiko’ – Fisheries Minister

The Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, Madam Elizabeth Afoley Quaye, has refuted claims that she had purportedly encouraged a group of fishermen to undertake illegal fishing activity popularly known as “saiko”. In October last year, reports emerged that the Minister in a closed-door meeting with some selected fishermen had …

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Avoid social media if you want to be successful – Duncan-Williams

Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams has cautioned the youth against spending too much time on social media. According to him, every young person needs to avoid excessive social networking to be able to make significant strides in life. Addressing thousands of youth gathered on the first day of the 2019 International Youth …

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Jeremy Corbyn cancels trip to Ghana

The BBC is reporting that the Leader of UK’s Labour party Jeremy Corbyn has cancelled a trip to Ghana later this week, urging opposition MPs’ to meet urgently to discuss ways to prevent a no-deal Brexit. Corbyn has proposed that in order to prevent a no-deal exit, opposition MPs should help …

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Nana Addo slams BoG for banking crisis

President Nana Akufo-Addo has blamed the Bank of Ghana for the banking crisis which led to the collapse of some 420 financial institutions in the country. “This famous banking scandal, which has engulfed all of us, if the Bank of Ghana had acted responsibly and dealt with some of these …

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Ghana and Mexico hold bilateral talks in Accra

The Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister of Mexico, Ambassador Julian Ventura has pledged his country’s commitment to work together with Ghana to strengthen the bilateral relations between the two countries. Ambassador Julian Ventura is currently in Ghana on a three-day working visit aimed at boosting bilateral relations between the two countries …

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Manasseh exposé: PPA boss’ company busted selling gov’t contracts

The question was direct. And the denial was categorical. “Is it your company?” “No!” “Then how do you know the company?” “It’s my cousin,” said A.B. Adjei, the CEO of Public Procurement Authority (PPA). Investigations by freelance investigative journalist, Manasseh Azure Awuni, has revealed that Talent Discovery Limited (TDL), a …

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