For a typical diplomat, the highest ranking representative of a specific country abroad, many will expect that he or she rides in the most expensive cars, eat at luxurious restaurants, be surrounded by heavy security and have less or no engagement whatsoever with the ordinary citizen of the host country.
The Narcotic Control Commission in collaboration with state securities at the Tema Port have intercepted a 100-kilogram package suspected to be cocaine. The substance, buried within a 40-foot container loaded with rice and sugar, is alleged to have a street value of over $10 million. While investigations have already commenced
The Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Femi Gbajabiamila, has made some far-reaching proposals in a hope to bring an end to the current retail trade war between Nigerian traders doing business in Ghana and their Ghanaian counterparts. During a ‘Legislative Diplomacy’ bilateral meeting
About 200 passengers on three separate flights have successfully undergone COVID-19 tests at the Upper Arrival section of Kotoka International Airport (KIA). This was confirmed by the Ghana Airport Company Limited (GACL) via a post on Facebook on Tuesday following an announcement by President Akufo-Addo to allow for the reopening
WASHINGTON – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says a new coronavirus economic aid package being unveiled Monday would pay the country’s 16 million unemployed workers 70% of their one-time salaries, but tough negotiations lie ahead with opposition Democrats over the scope of more assistance to offset the severe economic effects
Ken Ofori Atta, Finance Minister says the ruling government has relegated the frequent power outages; popularly known in Ghana as ‘Dumsor’. Presenting the Mid-year and Supplementary Budget Review in Parliament, Thursday, he said: “We have relegated Dumsor to the past…we have enjoyed three and half years of reliable and cheap power”
The Deputy General Secretary of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Obiri Boahen, has commended government for providing free water and electricity supply to Ghanaians. The Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has announced the government’s decision to give another three months of free water and electricity supply to Ghanaians.
Aviation Minister, Hon. Joseph Kofi Adda has debunked the allegation that the government has received a proposal for the private involvement in the management of the Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL). The Navrongo Central Member of Parliament (MP) explained on JoyNews that the controversy going on at the Ghana Airport Company
For two days in a row last week, amid coronavirus-related market meltdowns, a group of stocks on China’s main exchange moved so significantly that they triggered automatic circuit-breakers designed to halt trading. But trading was suspended not because the stocks plummeted. It was because they soared. The explosive rally of