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NIC arrests seven

NATIONAL Insurance Commission (NIC) Taskforce has arrested seven persons including three Chinese for failing to insure their commercial property. They were apprehended during an exercise carried out by the National Taskforce for Compulsory Insurance of Private Commercial Buildings, made up of staff of a joint team of the National Insurance Commission (NIC) and Ghana Police Service […]

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GGBL to break-even in the short term

Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) managed to achieve growth in total revenue in its latest financial report i.e., six months report ending December 2016. GGBL churned out total revenue of GHS 290,452,000 during the period; this represents a 4.31% revenue growth from the GHS 278,445,000 recorded same the period in 2015. High cost of sales […]

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BoG likely to reduce MPR by 100 basis points

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the central bank is set to announce a new Monetary Policy Rate (MPR), on Monday March 27, 2017, with the prime objective of ensuring price stability and low inflation to ensure stable currency and support output and employment growth. Groupe Nduom (GN) Research expect the Bank of Ghana to […]

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There won’t be anybody like me – Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt The fastest man on earth, Usain Bolt, has hinted that he will not run as a political candidate following his retirement from track and field this summer. In an interview with a group of Malaysian and international journalists, Bolt was confident that there will not be another Usain Bolt-ever! The Olympic champion earlier […]

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Stars to face Mexico in US

Ghana’s Black Stars The Black Stars have lined up an international friendly against Mexico to be played on June 28, 2017 at Houston’s NRG Stadium in Texas, USA. The Federación Mexicana de Fútbol (FMF), Soccer United Marketing (SUM), Lone Star Sports & Entertainment and the Houston Dynamo today announced that Mexico will play Ghana on […]

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GFA is broke – Sannie Daara

Spokesperson of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Alhaji Sannie Daara, has revealed that the FA is currently broke hence their failure to engage the Black Stars in international friendlies. All domestic leagues went on break during the week to allow countries to engage in international friendlies but it seems the Black Stars have been left […]

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KOB releases new album

One of Ghana’s talented gospel musicians, Kojo Obeng Barima, known in showbiz circles as KOB, may be going higher this time with his second album: “Yesu Dea,” which has started enjoying massive air play. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Entertainment Today in Accra, the motivational and inspirational gospel singer hinted that the “Yesu Dea” album, which he […]

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Gov’t scraps free fertilizer policy

Government has indicated that it is scrapping the free fertilizer distribution policy aimed at aiding Cocoa farmers in the country. This was because the policy had failed to the target farmers, Joseph Boahen Aidoo, CEO of COCOBOD told Starr Business. He said the abolished programme will be replaced by the re-introduction of the mass cocoa […]

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Ghana Water cuts supply to UHAS over indebtedness

An acute water shortage has hit the Trafalgar Campus of the University of Health and Allied Sciences, following the University’s failure to pay their water bills to the Ghana Water Company Limited. Citi News’ investigations revealed that the Ghana Water Company cut supply to the school a fortnight ago over its indebtedness. Students on campus […]

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Nana Addo returns from Geneva

Nana Akufo-Addo is Ghana’s President President Nana Addo has returned from the 5th edition of the Africa CEO Forum which was held in Geneva. The just ended forum brought CEOs of the largest African and international companies, political decision makers from more than 40 African countries as well as investors on the continent, together. Speaking […]