Sammi Awuku to reposition NLA as a strategic development partner as he thanks Prez Akufo-Addo

The newly appointed Director-General of the National Lottery Authority (NLA), Mr.  Sammi Awuku has given the strongest indication yet, of his commitment and resolve to turnaround the fortunes of the Authority. According to the out-going National Organiser of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), working together with the Board, Management and staff of the Authority, […]

Chinese captains abusing Ghanaians on fishing vessels – EJF’s report

A new report by a UK-based environment and fisheries resources management non-governmental organisation (NGO), Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), suggests that Ghanaian crew members on board fishing vessels on the country’s waters often experience frequent physical abuse from Chinese captains and officers who man such vessels. The report, titled: “Fear, Hunger and Violence” takes a detailed […]

Dr. Bawumia calls for greater unity and cooperation between Muslims and Christians

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has called for the strengthening of unity and promotion of cooperation between Muslims and Christians to ensure a more impactful development in the country for citizens. Speaking at the opening of the first National Muslims Conference in Accra on Friday, July 30, 2021, Dr. Bawumia welcomed the development-based vision […]

Govt considering free tertiary education – President says at Global Education Summit

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said the government is considering free education at the tertiary level, following the successful implementation of the free senior high school (SHS) policy. He said the free SHS policy had resulted in some 400,000 more children getting access to SHS education in the country, with the government addressing the […]

YEA congratulates former Board Chairman Sammi Awuku on his appointment as Director-General of the National Lottery Authority

The Youth Employment Agency (YEA) has sent a congratulatory message to its immediate past Board Chairman, Mr. Sammi Awuku on his appointment as the Director-General of the National Lottery Authority (NLA). A statement issued by the Agency read in part that ‘’ Mr. Sammi Awuku selflessly supported the CEO and management in the reformation and […]

“One Million jobs initiative” to promote SMEs and startups – Ofori-Atta

Government has announced a new initiative known as “One Million jobs initiative” to aggressively respond to the need of the country, particularly in the areas of job creation and employment. The “One Million jobs initiative” will help to promote growth in SMEs, support new ventures, and stimulate innovation and start-ups. The Minister of Finance, Ken […]