President Akufo-Addo appoints second female Brigadier General of the Ghana Armed Forces

For the second time, the Ghana Armed Forces has had a female Brigadier General in the person of Felicia Twum-Barima. Having served in the army for 29 years, Brigadier General Felicia Twum-Barima was promoted by President Akufo-Addo on recommendations of the Armed Forces Council. Brigadier General Felicia Twum-Barima has had a successful career in the […]

You’re a listening President; Ghana is blessed to have you-Council of State to Akufo-Addo

The Council of State says Ghana is blessed to have in the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, a listening President who takes his advisors seriously, and respects their inputs. This, according to the Council of State, is based, amongst others, on the expeditious manner the President accepted and implemented the recommendation for […]

Ghana determined to make most out of AfCFTA – President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says his government is fully committed to making investments in trade-related infrastructure, as well as enhancing the country’s production capacity, in order to reap the full benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). He said government’s initiatives such as the ‘One District, One Factory’ policy, the development of […]

SIGA to strengthen performance of state enterprises – Nana Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has launched State Interest and Governance Authority (SIGA), an entity that has been mandated to ensure the efficient management and viability of state-owned enterprises in the country. The newly instituted entity, established by ACT 990 of 2019, replaces the State Enterprises Commission and the Divestiture Implementation Committee. Effectively, the statutes […]

NR: Gov’t presents equipment to Wulensi Agric Mechanization Centre

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has presented agricultural equipment to the Agricultural Mechanisation Centre at Wulensi, in the Northern Region. The equipment, comprising tractors, power tillers, harvesters, ploughs, amongst others, were presented by the President on Friday, 16th August 2019, as part his 2-day tour of the Northern Region. The Minister […]

Deal ruthlessly with greedy criminals who are sabotaging my gov’t-President Akufo-Addo tasks police

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has instructed the police to fish out the persons sabotaging his government by smuggling subsidised fertiliser meant for the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) programme. He described the people involved in such acts as “greedy criminals” who do not want the progress of the country. The President said this […]