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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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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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Six fuel stations shut down in Mankessim

The Mfantseman Municipal Assembly in the Central Region, has shut down six fuel stations at Mankessim, as a proactive measure to prevent any disaster. The operation, which started on Monday and saw the closure of Shell filling station in the area, is to be replicated in all communities in the …

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Pathologist summoned for delaying Maj. Mahama’s autopsy

An Accra District Court has ordered pathologist Lawrence Adusei and head of the Pathology Department of the 37 Military Hospital, to appear before it to explain their failure to release the postmortem report of the murdered military officer, Major Maxwell Mahama. The order followed an application by state prosecutors asking …

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Banks worried about delay in issuing Energy Bond

Banks and financial institutions affected by the 2.5 billion dollars Energy sector debt are agitating over the delay in issuing the bond to clear the debt. Government assured the financial institutions affected that it will raise the funds through lead arrangers, Fidelity Bank and Standard Chartered Bank in September 2017 …

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Izwe Loans adjudged CIMG Finance House of the year 2016

Izwe Loans, a non-bank financial institution targeting both the formal and informal sectors, was adjudged the Finance House of the year 2016 at the 28th National Marketing Performance Award organized by the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana (CIMG). This year’s award was under the theme “Cause Related Marketing: Panacea for …

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