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Fuel prices likely to go up – IES

Fuel prices likely to go up – IES

Fuel prices in the country are likely to see an increase by two percent in the following days. This is the latest prediction by the Institute for Energy Security. The IES prediction is based on the increase in prices of

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Takoradi interchange workers agitate over Ghc19 daily pay

Takoradi interchange workers agitate over Ghc19 daily pay

Construction works ongoing at the much talked about Takoradi three-tier interchange is likely to suffer major setbacks following agitations by Laborers working on the project. The labourers according to Takoradi based Empire Fm are angry over the nineteen (19) Ghana

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Fitting shops, Commercial buildings must be insured – Insurance Commissioner

Fitting shops, Commercial buildings must be insured – Insurance Commissioner

 Dr Justice Yaw Ofori, Commissioner of Insurance has urged garage owners including the local fitting shops to endeavor to insure their premises. He said even though motor insurance was compulsory in Ghana, most of the insurance on vehicles did not

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Bread prices go up in Kumasi due to hikes in cost of ingredients

Bread prices go up in Kumasi due to hikes in cost of ingredients

enonliomne.onjoImporters of raw materials for bread production want bakers to reduce the sizes of bread to meet the increase in prices. This comes after a hike in the price of bread on the market in Kumasi at least. Bakers lament

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NDC & NPP judgment debts swallow GHS1.9bn of Ghanaian taxpayers’ money in 20 years – Report

NDC & NPP judgment debts swallow GHS1.9bn of Ghanaian taxpayers’ money in 20 years – Report

The judgment debts arose from both NDC and NPP administrations A report by civil society group Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) on judgment debts spanning 2000 to 2019 titled: ‘A 20-year Review of Judgment Debt Payments in Ghana: Impact, Causes

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Fire destroys parts of Makola market

Fire destroys parts of Makola market

Firefighters struggled to fight off the blaze Fire has destroyed some parts of the Makola market near the shopping complex in Accra. The incident started in a cosmetic shop at the top floor of a three-strorey building. The cause of

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Hohoe Municipal Assembly to mobilise nearly GH₵43 million in 2021

Hohoe Municipal Assembly to mobilise nearly GH₵43 million in 2021

 Mr Andrews Teddy Ofori, the Hohoe Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), says the Assembly is to mobilise nearly GH₵43 million revenue in 2021. He said the Assembly collected GH₵19.6million out of total revenue of GH₵33 million estimated for 2020 due to

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Increment in transport fares will affect cost of spare parts

Increment in transport fares will affect cost of spare parts

Some drivers in the Ho Municipality have said that the increment in fuel prices would affect the cost of spare parts just as it has affected the cost of transport. The new fare of 13 percent upward adjustment in the

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Transport fares go up by 13% effective June 5

Transport fares go up by 13% effective June 5

Effective Saturday, June 5, road transport fares will be increased by 13%.   The new prices affect all forms of transport including Inter-city (trotro), Intercity (long distance) and shared taxis. In a press statement, the Ghana Private Roads Transport Union

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Our members not part of 20% hike in transport fares – GPRTU

Our members not part of 20% hike in transport fares – GPRTU

Trotro in Ghana The Ghana Private Road and Transport Union (GPRTU) has said its members have not increased transport fares by 20%. According to the GPRTU, they are still negotiating with the government and other stakeholders and communicate the outcome

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