Kumasi International Airport expansion project in Ghana to be completed in 2021

KWAKU Ofori Asiamah, the Ghanaian minister of transport has confirmed that the ongoing Kumasi International Airport expansion project is on track to be fully completed this year and opened for service as soon as next year. Speaking to local media after a recent site visit, Asiamah said, ‘We expect theContinue Reading

Augustina Osabutey – A Student who raised funds to build boreholes in Adukrom Ghana

Augustina Osabutey – A Student who raised funds to build boreholes in Adukrom, Ghana Augustina Osabutey raised funds to build boreholes in Adukrom, Ghana. She is a Ghanaian student studying for her Doctorate Degree at South Dakota State University. She worked on providing clean and safe water for Adukrom community, aContinue Reading

Mr Henry Quartey

Mr Henry Quartey (inset), Greater Accra Regional Minister, speaking at the meeting with Senior Editors and reporters in Accra. Pictures: GABRIEL AHIABOR The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Mr Henry Quartey, has set out to tackle the issues that have become a drawback to the region’s development. A beginning intervention, heContinue Reading

Agona Swedru Speeding vehicle knocks and pushes lovers into Akora River

One person died Saturday morning at Agona Swedru in the Central Region after a speeding unregistered Toyota Corolla saloon vehicle hit and pushed two lovers into the Akora River. The vehicle itself, which had three occupants plunged into the river. A second person suspected to be dead is the femaleContinue Reading

Decent employment and higher incomes can protect women against domestic violence

Women who earn higher incomes than their spouses are less likely to suffer intimate partner violence (IPV) in Ghana, a new study by researchers at the Department of Economics of the University of Ghana has found. The study, titled: “The Effects of Differential Spousal Earnings on Domestic Work and IntimateContinue Reading

Graphic Business Stanbic Bank Breakfast Meeting Trade Minister captains of industry to discuss AfCFTA opportunities

Captains of industry, bankers, policy makers, analysts and business people across the country will converge on the Labadi Beach Hotel tomorrow (Tuesday) for a special breakfast meeting to chart a path and devise strategies on how Ghanaian businesses can fully leverage the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) which tookContinue Reading

Man alleged to have assaulted girlfriend to death applies for bail

Philip Caesar Kumah, the man alleged to have beaten his girlfriend to death, and remanded into police custody, has applied for bail at the High Court in Ho after appearing before a Ho District Court. Mr Raymond Akpatsa, the Counsel for the accused, said they filed the bail application becauseContinue Reading