Sport

Doha 2019: Sports Minister urges Ghanaian Athletes to make nation proud

Ghana’s Minister for Youth and Sports, Isaac Kwame Asiamah has urged the Ghanaian athletes participating in the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) World Championship being held in Doha to go and make the nation proud. With the World Championship starting on Friday, September 27, the Sports Minister has sent his goodwill message to the Ghanaian contingent and has tasked them to win laurels for … Continue reading Doha 2019: Sports Minister urges Ghanaian Athletes to make nation proud

Music

My record can’t be broken even after my death – Bisa Kdei

Musician Bisa Kdei has said it will be difficult for any musician to break the record he has set in the hiplife/highlife space. Bisa, who is considered by many people as contemporary highlife king due to his multiple award-winning feat made the point while granting an interview to a Canadian reporter over the weekend. The young highlife musician who has a series of hit songs … Continue reading My record can’t be broken even after my death – Bisa Kdei

Agriculture

Digitalisation of African Agriculture Report launched in Accra

The Technical Centre for Agriculture and Rural Cooperation (CTA) on Tuesday launched the Digitalisation of African Agriculture Report for 2018-2019 in Accra. The report, which was authored by Mr Michael Hailu, Director, CTA and Mr Michael Tsan of Dalberg, advocates the digital agricultural transformation that can feed Africa. The launch of the report took place at the ongoing 2019 African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) in … Continue reading Digitalisation of African Agriculture Report launched in Accra

Business

Confidence rebounds as banks’ deposits hit GH¢75bn

The banking sector report for first-half of the year has shown that customers are now reposing confidence in the banking sector – after a difficult 2018 which led to a lot of panic-withdrawals following the banking sector cleanup. The Bank of Ghana (BoG) report on activities of the sector shows that banks’ deposits have increased by 22.3 percent to GH¢75.57billion for end-June 2019, as deposits … Continue reading Confidence rebounds as banks’ deposits hit GH¢75bn

Music

Stonebwoy Endorses Larruso’s New Song ‘Killy Killy’

Multiple Award Winning Reggae/Dancehall cum Afropop artist, Stonebwoy on Tuesday, August 27th took to his verified official Instagram Account to pledge his thorough and unconditional support for Larruso, a rising performing and recording Dancehall and Afrobeats artist. Stonebwoy with his enviable records of helping create awareness about creative talents across the arts industry is determined to effect a positive change in the Ghanaian Creative Arts … Continue reading Stonebwoy Endorses Larruso’s New Song ‘Killy Killy’

World

Strengthen ties between Ghana,Mexico Parliaments — Speaker

The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, has called for the strengthening of the relationship between the Parliament of Ghana and its Mexican counterpart to enhance bilateral relations between the two countries for their mutual benefit. He said already the two countries had re-established relations with the reopening of the Mexican Embassy in Accra, and that a partnership between their legislative bodies would further … Continue reading Strengthen ties between Ghana,Mexico Parliaments — Speaker

Agriculture

Raising Ghana’s land productivity can transform national economy

Many African countries have experienced unprecedented rates of economic growth since the turn of the century. During this period, some of these countries graduated to “lower-middle-income” status, and excitement grew about the rise of Africa’s expanding middle class. Yet their economic transformations display characteristics that could constrain future growth. Patterns of urbanisation without industrialisation, rapid growth of low-productivity jobs in the informal economy, and a … Continue reading Raising Ghana’s land productivity can transform national economy