First Port Duty Rule: GPHA raises alarm, calls for broader consultation

The Ghana Ports and Harbour Authority is raising red flags over poor stakeholder consultations ahead of government decision to roll out a new cargo transit policy called first port duty rule. According to the GPHA, there are “serious implications” associated with the first port duty rule policy, hence government must address all bottlenecks associated with […]

Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast contributing to Ghana’s galamsey menace – Gov’t

Contrary to popular belief that Ghana’s illegal mining debacle is being predominantly perpetrated by Chinese nationals, it has emerged that Citizens of neighbouring Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast are also deeply involved in the practice known in local parlance as galamsey. Secretary of the inter-ministerial committee on illegal mining, Charles Bissue has revealed that some […]

Vigilantism is job creation-Ade Coker

Newly retained Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Joseph Ade Coker has described vigilantism as a form of job creation or employment for the increasing numbers of unemployed youth in the country According to him, the creation of the vigilante groups by the various political parties as internal party measures […]

Just In: Nana B resigns as Deputy Executive Director of National Service Scheme

Deputy Executive Director of the National Service Scheme in charge of operations, Henry Nana Boakye has resigned his position. His resignation letter date 7th September 2018 and addressed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and intercepted by BestNewsGH.com cites his recent election as the National Youth Organiser of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) as […]

B/A: Cutting down Cocoa trees in place of Cashew, Dormaa East DCE raises red flag

The District Chief Executive for Dormaa East District in the Brong Ahafo Region, Emmanuel Kofi Agyemang has admonished cocoa farmers in his district not to cut down their cocoa trees for cashew plantation. Mr. Emmanuel Kofi Agyemang revealed that information available to him indicates that some cocoa farmers in his district were planning to cut down […]

Stop the self aggrandisement: David Ampofo Slams John Mahama

Award-winning journalist, communications expert and social entrepreneur, David Ampofo who hosts the popular television programme ‘’Time with David’’, has castigated former President John Dramani Mahama for engaging in what he terms as self-aggrandizement with respect to his reign as President. The Chief Executive Officer of Channel Two Communications doesn’t understand why former president Mahama would […]