Author: nastaanaisie

Ghana, Ivory Coast receive world’s first free COVAX jabs

Published by on March 26, 2021
Categories: Africa Blog Business Ghana News Politics

Ghana and its West African neighbour Ivory Coast on Monday became the world’s first states to administer vaccines from COVAX, a global scheme to procure free coronavirus jabs for poorer countries. Rich countries have surged ahead with inoculating their population, while many poorer countries are still awaiting their first vaccine doses. President Nana Akufo-Addo of […]

‘LGBTQ members must be protected from bloodclarts like you’ – Sister Derby attacks critics

Published by on February 22, 2021
Categories: Entertainment Ghana News

Ghanaian singer and model, Deborah Vanessa popularly known as Sister Derby has vented out at individuals advocating against the existence of an LGBTQ office in the country. Her outburst follows calls from several individuals and religious entities who have kicked against the opening of an LGBT office in the country adding that its presence disregards the cultural […]

Ofori-Atta not suffering from coronavirus, he’s cursed with sickness – Bishop Salifu Amoako

Published by on February 22, 2021
Categories: Ghana News

Founder and General Overseer of Alive Chapel, Bishop Elisha Salifu Amoako, has averred that finance minister-designate, Ken Ofori-Atta is not suffering from post-coronavirus complications as announced by the Finance Ministry weeks ago. According to him, four businessmen who were affected by the banking sector clean up took Ken Ofori-Atta to an ungodly place to have his life cut short. […]

National Security, Police shut down LGBTQ office on Akufo-Addo’s orders

Published by on February 22, 2021
Categories: Ghana News

Amidst the raging controversy regarding the opening of an office by members of the Lesbians Gays Bisexuals Transgender Queer and Intersexed community (LGBTQI), President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has ordered for the swift closure of same at Tesano in Accra. Mynewsgh.com reports that a combined team of heavily armed police accompanied by armed National Security officials in […]

5 regions in the North partner GEPA, Savannah Golden Tree to organize World Shea Expo

Published by on December 7, 2019
Categories: Africa Business News World

The Ghana Export Promotion Authority, (GEPA) says it will set up support for the development of the shea industry in the coming years. Madam Afua Asabea Asare, the Chief Executive Officer of GEPA said already, the Authority was extending funding support to a few shea processing companies in the Northern and Upper East Regions. She […]

Banking cleanup: Finance Committee rejects Ofori-Atta’s GHC15 billion request

Published by on December 7, 2019
Categories: Africa Business News World

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has failed to secure approval from the finance committee of parliament for an amount of 15.6 billion cedis for the banking sector clean-up. The additional amount, according to a memorandum to parliament from Mr Ofori-Atta on November 28, 2019, is to be used to “protect depositors of failed financial institutions and […]