Ghana is ready to host AFCON 2019 – Sports Minister

Minister for Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah, says Ghana is ready to host the 2019  Africa Cup of Nations if the Confederation of African Football (CAF) settles on Ghana as host. According to the Sports Minister, the current existing sporting facilities in the country which are of international standards puts …

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Amewu Ameri deal better, favourable – ACEP

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has commended the government for the renegotiated and enhanced terms of the controversial $150 million Build, Operate, Own and Transfer (B.O.O.T) deal between the government of Ghana, and Africa and Middle East Resources Investment Group Llc (Ameri Energy), which was submitted to parliament …

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Kwaw Kese to stop smoking in 2019

Rapper Kwaw Kese says he will take a break from smoking in 2019. According to him, he has been smoking for 20 years now and believes that the time is right for him to take a break. The rapper, who faced the full arm of the law in 2014 for …

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Ghana signs Air Service Agreements with Canada, Jamaica, Guyana

Ghana in the few days has signed Air Service Agreements with Canada, Jamaica and Guyana to boost the country’s aviation sector. The move is expected to boost passenger numbers to these countries since airlines would soon be able to fly directly from Accra to these countries. Deputy Minister of Aviation, …

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IMF’s Managing Director visits Ghana Dec.16

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde is set to visit Ghana from 16th to 18th of December 2018. The visit comes weeks ahead of Ghana’s completion of the IMF program. Deputy Information Minister Pius Enam Hadzide who disclosed this at Wednesday’s Press Briefing in Accra …

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Gandhi statue on University of Ghana ‘falls’

The statue of Indian’s independence leader Mahatma Gandhi on University of Ghana campus has been torn down. According to campus-based Univers News, the statue was brought down by “orders from above”. Some men in the company of security carried out the demolition Wednesday morning, a reporter with Radio Univers told …

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