MTN accused of paying bribes to Taliban, al-Qaeda

MTN accused of paying bribes to Taliban, al-Qaeda

MTN Africa’s largest mobile operator MTN says it is reviewing allegations that it paid protection money to militant Islamist groups in Afghanistan. The allegations, made in a legal complaint filed in a US federal court on Friday, say the firm

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Here comes a car-plane from Kantanka called Kantanka Mo

Here comes a car-plane from Kantanka called Kantanka Mo

You are looking at the newly manufactured private and personalized vehicle of the Founder and Leader of Kristo Asafo Mission, Apostle Dr Ing. Kwadwo Safo, whose Kantanka Technological Centre of Excellence (KTCE), a subsidiary of the Kantanka Group of Companies

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GRIDCo disconnects power to VALCO over US$30m debt

GRIDCo disconnects power to VALCO over US$30m debt

The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has disconnected power supply to the Volta Aluminum Company Limited (VALCO), following the alleged failure of the company to settle over US$30 million outstanding debt to the power transmitter. “The decision was made by

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Slap any appointee who asks for certificate before employment if we win in 2020 – NDC’s Akamba

Slap any appointee who asks for certificate before employment if we win in 2020 – NDC’s Akamba

The National Organiser of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Joshua Akamba has asked members of the party who will be seeking jobs if the John Mahama is elected president in 2020 to slap any appointee who requests for a certificate. 

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Hohoe Municipal Hospital records 12 babies on Christmas day

Hohoe Municipal Hospital records 12 babies on Christmas day

A total of 12 babies were born on Christmas Day at the Hohoe Municipal Hospital in the Volta region. They are made up of nine females and three males, with eleven born through normal delivery and one by Caesarean section.

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“Dogs outside get better healthcare than Ghanaians”; drop bulletproof curtains, new voter roll – A Plus

“Dogs outside get better healthcare than Ghanaians”; drop bulletproof curtains, new voter roll – A Plus

A Plus Dogs in some parts of the world receive better healthcare than most Ghanaians, Kwame A Plus has said, insisting that the funds allotted by the government of President Nana Akufo-Addo and the New Patriotic Party for the provision

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First 200 Menzgolders paid

First 200 Menzgolders paid

Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM 1) About 200 customers of the now-defunct gold dealership firm, Menzgold Ghana Limited, have received various sums of their locked-up investments with the firm. This was revealed by the embattled CEO of the firm, Nana Appiah

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Akufo-Addo launches ‘Beyond The Return’ initiative

Akufo-Addo launches ‘Beyond The Return’ initiative

Akufo-Addo launches President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Friday, 27 December 2019, launched the “Beyond the Return, The Diaspora Dividend” Initiative, at a brief ceremony at the Kempinski Hotel, Accra. As the ‘Year of Return’ draws to a close, President

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We’re determined to join Ivory Coast, others in adoption of ECO currency – Gov’t

We’re determined to join Ivory Coast, others in adoption of ECO currency – Gov’t

            The Government of Ghana has commended the eight West African countries which have committed to using a common currency, the ECO, from 2020. In a statement from the Presidency, the government said the move

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Western Region tops teenage pregnancy table

Western Region tops teenage pregnancy table

Teenage pregnancy The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is calling for a concerted effort to tackle what it describes as an alarming rate of teenage pregnancy in Ghana. At a two-day end-of-year review meeting with stakeholders in the Volta Regional

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