Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, has said even though the New Patriotic Party (NPP), while in opposition, kicked against borrowing by the Mahama administration, the Akufo-Addo government is even borrowing more than his predecessor did.
Finance Minister, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has defended government’s plans to issue a Century Bond in the coming months, stating that long-term debts are needed to uplift the country and the citizenry from the “hand-to-mouth existence.
The Chairman of the National Media Commission (NMC), Nana Kwasi Gyan-Appenteng, has called for a review of the membership of the commission in order to make it more relevant to the current media landscape.
Chief Fire Officer, Mr Edwin Blankson, has debunked claims making the rounds at the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) headquarters that he has reneged on his assurance to the staff not to effect any transfers to officers who are due for retirement in the coming year.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday unanimously dismissed a contempt application filed against the Attorney General, the Electoral Commissioner and her two Deputies for organising the recent limited voter registration exercise in the proposed six new Regions.
As part of the measures to review the cashew industry, Brazilian owned Cashew processing company USIBRAS Ghana Limited has handed over Cashew processing equipment to the Association of Cashew Processors Ghana (ACPG).
Mr Elvis Darko, a member of the Interim Steering Committee of the Media Coalition on the Right to Information Bill (RTI), was arrested by the police on the premises of parliament on Thursday, 15 November 2018, for unlawful picketing.
Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, presenting the 2019 Budget Statement to Parliament, on Thursday, said the Government is on course to transforming the economy, explaining that disciplined economic management the abolition and reduction of taxes, among others, are delivering significant results.
The Coalition of NGOs in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene sector (Coniwas) has named waste management giants, Zoomlion Ghana Limited as the best in private sector participation of Ghana’s Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) development sector.