Aker Energy appoints Kadijah Amoah as Country Manager; first Ghanaian woman to lead an oil firm

Aker Energy AS has appointed Mrs. Kadijah Amoah as Country Director of Aker Energy Ghana Ltd, effective 1 February 2020. The appointment follows Aker Energy’s strategy to strengthen the company’s local presence and management in Ghana. By this, she becomes the first Ghanaian woman to lead an oil firm operating in the country. “We are […]

Fuel Fraud: NPA Boss, Hassan Tampuli saves Ghana over $300 million – Franklin Cudjoe reveals

Founding President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe has eulogized the Chief Executive Officer of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA), Hassan Tampuli for saving Ghana a whopping $300 Million which would have been lost through fraudulent activities in the petroleum sector. BestNewsGH.com reports Mr. Cudjoe as saying but for the vigilance of the NPA Boss, the […]

2nd Ghana Investment and Opportunities Summit 2020 hugely successful as AfcFTA takes centre stage

The 2nd Ghana Investment and Opportunities Summit 2020 which took place in the United Kingdom, (UK) has been described by the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) as hugely successful. BestNewsGH.com is informed the Summit on theme: Accessing the African Common Market through Ghana: Technology, Digitalization and Industrialization, centred around the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfcFTA). […]

Moody’s backs gov’t to break election year overspending cycle

Credit ratings agency, Moody’s is backing the government to halt the fiscal slippages that have characterised every election year since 2004. The ratings agency, in a press release issued over the weekend, revised the country’s outlook from stable to positive while affirming its long-held B3 rating. The announcement means the ratings agency is optimistic about […]

Commercial Passenger service for Takoradi-Tarkwa railway line begins February 5, 2020

The Ghana Railway Company Limited has announced the commencement of commercial passenger service on the Takoradi-Tarkwa railway line route from February 5, 2020. BestNewsGH.com can confirm that, in the meantime, the company has decided to offer free passenger service on the route on January 28, 30 and 31 to passengers. The decision to commence the […]

Ghana’s economy at all-time best in a decade – Moodys Ratings

International credit rating agency, Moodys has reaffirmed Ghana’s credit rating at B3 with an upgraded outlook to positive from stable. This credit rating position is the best Ghana has received from Moody’s in the last decade. A statement issued by Moody on Friday, 24th January 2020 stated that “Moody’s investors Service (Moody’s) has today reaffirmed […]