Liberia electricity crisis: ‘About 60% of power stolen’

Liberia electricity crisis: ‘About 60% of power stolen’

People are stealing about 60% of the electricity generated in Liberia annually by making illegal connections to their homes and businesses, the state-owned power utility has said. The theft caused annual losses of about $35m (£27m), Liberia Electricity Corporation officials

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NDC reduces filing fee, reschedules election date

NDC reduces filing fee, reschedules election date

A meeting of the Council of Elders of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and its National Executive Committee, has cut down to GHS300,000 the filing fee for persons aspiring to be elected flagbearers for the party for the 2020 general elections, Graphic

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Stop declaring me dead or … Chief warns detractors

Stop declaring me dead or … Chief warns detractors

The Paramount Chief of Tema, Nii Adjei Kraku II, has warned persons he claimed are declaring him dead to desist from the wicked act. He says while he is not perturbed by the mud-slinging, he is inundated with the calls

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New regions referendum: Green for YES, red for NO

New regions referendum: Green for YES, red for NO

The Electoral Commission (EC) has decided to use the colour green to depict a YES vote and colour red to depict a NO vote on the ballot paper in the upcoming December 27, 2018 referendum for the creation of six

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Central Region: 201 killed in 825 accidents since January 2018

Central Region: 201 killed in 825 accidents since January 2018

201 people lost their lives in the 825 accident cases that were recorded in the Central Region from January to November 2018. Provisional figures from the Central Regional office of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC), indicate that 572 of

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In 6 months railway sector will be most profitable- Ghartey

In 6 months railway sector will be most profitable- Ghartey

Ghana’s dormant railway system is expected to see a major facelift as services on the Accra, Tema, Nsawam, Koforidua, Kumasi, Tarkwa and Takoradi are set to begin early next year. The president, Nana Akufo Addo is thus appealing to communities

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Cut GHS420K fee to GHS320K, extend nominations to Sat. – NDC Elders propose

Cut GHS420K fee to GHS320K, extend nominations to Sat. – NDC Elders propose

The Council of Elders of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has suggested to the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party, after a 3-hour meeting on Wednesday, 5 December 2018, to slash the filing fee for flag bearer-aspirants by GHS100,000,

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Ghana-Togo maritime boundary negotiations fail

Ghana-Togo maritime boundary negotiations fail

Ghana and Togo have failed to come to a consensus after three rounds of negotiation on the maritime boundary demarcation between them.Ghana’s upstream oil and gas activities toward its eastern border with Togo have, in the recent past, met firm

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Farmers’ Day budget meagre – Agric Minister

Farmers’ Day budget meagre – Agric Minister

Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto has bemoaned the lack of funds for this year’s National Farmers’ Day celebration.According to him, the ministry had to depend on sponsorship from corporate Ghana and other development partners to ensure

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