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Ofori-Atta impersonator jailed one year

Ofori-Atta impersonator jailed one year

Imposter   A Facebook impersonator of Ghana’s Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has been given a 12-month prison sentence with hard labour. On Wednesday, 22 January 2020, Nuetey Latif Ahinguah, also known as Oliver and Emmanuel Asare, appeared before the Kaneshie

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MTN rewards customers with 2GB data

MTN rewards customers with 2GB data

MTN Telco giant MTN will, from Thursday, 23 January 2019 compensate its data customers who suffered internet service disruptions recently due to a cut to a submarine cable. The 2GB data, which is a goodwill bonus package, will be sent

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Kwabena Duffuor, former BoG Deputy Governor ‘can’t be located by police’?

Kwabena Duffuor, former BoG Deputy Governor ‘can’t be located by police’?

It has emerged that police are earnestly looking for Dr Kwabena Duffuor Snr, founder of now collapsed uniBank and former Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), Dr Johnson Asiama. The two have been cited for various banking infractions

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ADB to publish names, pictures of loan defaulters after 30 days

ADB to publish names, pictures of loan defaulters after 30 days

The Agricultural Development Bank (adb) has announce it will from the next 30 days begin publishing the names and pictures of all persons who have defaulted in paying back loans they took from the bank.   In the case of

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MTN, Vodafone, AirtelTigo lose subscribers

MTN, Vodafone, AirtelTigo lose subscribers

NCA About 105,818 subscribers ditched MTN Ghana in the month of October 2019 relative to September 2019. This represent 0.49% reduction over the September 2019 figures of 21,569,033. The October 2019 figure was 21,463,215. MTN’s market share for the month

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Shoprite sales in Ghana slump 3.1%

Shoprite sales in Ghana slump 3.1%

Shoprite Africa retail giant Shoprite has announced a 3.1% decline in sales in all its Africa operations including Ghana with the exception of South Africa. In its half-year financial performance ending December 2019, it pinned the performance on currency devaluations

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Gov’t signs 5-year deal for Afro Nation to be hosted annually in Ghana

Gov’t signs 5-year deal for Afro Nation to be hosted annually in Ghana

Ghana is poised to host one of Africa’s biggest end of year event, Afro Nation, for the next five years. This deal was signed in the presence of President Akufo-Addo between the Ghana Tourism Authority and Event Horizon Entertainment Ltd at

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Timing of prosecution of defunct UT, Beige bank bosses questionable – Lawyer

Timing of prosecution of defunct UT, Beige bank bosses questionable – Lawyer

A member of the legal team of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Godwin Edudzi Tamakloe, says the timing of the prosecution of the owners of defunct banks UT Bank and Beige Bank is questionable. According to him, the arrest and

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Banking crisis: More people will be arrested, prosecuted – Akufo-Addo

Banking crisis: More people will be arrested, prosecuted – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has assured the citizenry of the arrest and subsequent prosecution of persons directly responsible for the banking sector crisis which led to massive loss of jobs. “We have begun bringing those responsible for the banking crisis to justice,” he stated

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UT Bank collapse: Kofi Amoabeng arrested

UT Bank collapse: Kofi Amoabeng arrested

Prince Kofi Amoabeng, founder of the now-defunct UT Bank, has been arrested over the collapse of the bank. He is said to have been picked up at his office, Tuesday. This follows a bench warrant for his arrest issued by

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