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2018 Budget: ‘Economy to grow by 6.8%’; But Minority insists these are ‘unreliable promises’

Finance Minister, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has announced that government intends to grow Ghana’s economy by 6.8 per cent in 2018. According to him, the figure represents a 0.5 per cent increase, compared to 2017 which was pegged at 6.3 per cent. The minister made the announcement on the floor of Parliament, whilst presenting the government’s [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Business & Finance, General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

#Ghbudget: Gov’t budgets GH¢62bn for 2018

Government expects to spend an estimated 62 billion cedis in the 2018 financial year, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has revealed. This is equivalent to 25.7 percent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), and represents an annual growth of 14.5 percent. The Finance Minister made the announcement today, Wednesday, November 15, 2017, in parliament during [...]

By | November 15th, 2017|General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

NADMO To Shut Down WA Fuel Stations Over Expired Insurance

Some fuel stations in the Wa Municipality have been ordered to renew their insurance within a week or risk being shut down. The fuel stations whose insurances have expired were warned Wednesday when a team led by the Upper West regional office of the National Disaster Management Organization started an inspection tour of fuel stations [...]

By | November 10th, 2017|General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

October Inflation Drops To 11.6%

Inflation for the month of October has dropped from 12.2 percent recorded in September 2017 to 11.6 percent in October. This is the seventh time that inflation has dropped this year. The Consumer Price Inflation (CPI) measures the average change over time in the general prices of goods and services that households acquire for purposes [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|General, Top News|0 Comments

From dependency to self-reliance- How Matsekope did it

The District Chief Executive of the Ada West District in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana, Lawyer A. F. Akrofi says he is highly inspired by the efforts shown by the people in the Matsekope Epicenter cluster to have moved from the mindset of dependency and resignation to self-reliance and responsibility, in the quest to [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

HOW YOUR BOSS IS KILLING YOU: Working Long Hours & Shift system

Did you know that the body needs at least 24-48 hours to re-adjust? which means those of you doing morning shifts for 2 days and continue immediately with evening shifts also for two days before you take a rest is really not healthy at all?🤔😮....your morning and evening shifts should have a resting day or [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|General, Lifestyle & Relationships, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

Amewu moves to deal with ‘illegal buyers’ of gov’t lands

Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John Peter Amewu, has promised a massive crackdown on the sale of government lands to politicians and other private individuals. To this end, he says the Ministry is putting a land acquisition policy in place to check the practice where state lands are sold to the aforementioned category of people. The [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

We must watch what we say!

By | November 3rd, 2017|General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

St. Michael’s Catholic Church holds thanksgiving service for Major General Vib-Sanziri

A thanksgiving service was on Sunday October 29,2017 held in honour of Former NADMO boss ,Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri as the first African appointed as the Head of Mission and Force Commander of the UN disengagement observer (UNDOF) at the St. Michael’s Catholic church, Michel Camp. The officiating priests were Rev. Father Major Francis Agyeman, [...]

By | October 31st, 2017|General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

CREATING A FUTURE OF SELF-RELIANT COMMUNITIES IN GHANA-  A FOCUS ON DOMI-ACHIANSA EPICENTER

On Friday, 27th October 2017, hundreds of people gathered at the Domi-Achiansa Epicenter situated off the Suhum - Asamankese road, in the Suhum – Kraboa - Coaltar District to witness the self-reliance celebration of six-cluster communities that have worked assiduously to mitigate hunger and poverty in their communities with the support of The Hunger Project-Ghana (THP-Ghana). [...]

By | October 30th, 2017|General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments

E/R: One Injured In Police, Robbers Gun Battle

At least one person has been injured in a gunfire exchange between the Police and some suspected armed robbers in the Eastern region. The injured suspect and a driver, believed to be an accomplice, are currently in custody, Starr News’ Eastern regional correspondent Kojo Ansah has reported. The suspect, William Owusu, 17, sustained gunshot wound [...]

By | October 24th, 2017|General, Top News, Trending News|0 Comments