Kpong power station retrofit project commissioned; 30 more years operation guaranteed

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned the newly retrofitted Kpong Power Generating Station, another successful manifestation of Government’s commitment to guarantee the efficiency, sustainability and reliability of the country’s power generating plants. The completion of the retrofit, according to President Akufo-Addo “restores this power station into “as new” condition, and […]

President Akufo-Addo  pushes for Country-Specific COVID-19 Measures in ECOWAS; says let’s not copy blindly

“I think it’s very, very important that we tailor a specific Ghanaian, African response to the handling of this pandemic, and not necessarily copy blindly the methods that are being adopted by countries to the north of us and elsewhere.” These were the words of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on […]

Private sector dialogues on enhancing trade and business environment in Ghana

Representatives of the private sector of Ghana have been deliberating on how to enhance the trade and business environment in Ghana. The forum which was facilitated by the Ghana Trade Coalition, brought together participants from organized private associations, think tanks, academia and advocacy groups, to take stock of the recent successes and ongoing challenges in […]

Build capacity of judicial institutions to avoid ICC trials – Chief Justice to African Countries

The Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo, has urged African countries to build the capacity of their judicial institutions as a means to stop Africans from being sent outside the continent to be tried for atrocity crimes. She was speaking at the West African International Justice Symposium, organised by WAYAMO, a not-for-profit organisation focused on strengthening the […]

Just in: Charlotte Osei appointed deputy head of ECOWAS pre-election mission to Nigeria

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has appointed Ghana’s former Electoral Commission Chairperson Charlotte Osei as deputy head of the sub-regional body’s pre-election mission to Nigeria ahead of the country’s 2019 polls. The mission is led by Mohammed N’fah Alie Conteh, Chairperson of the Electoral Commission of Sierra Leone and will stay in […]