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OTHERS

Lady Who Mocks Me For Moving To My Husband’s House Before Marriage Has moved To Man’s House

Angela Nwosu, widely known as Digital Ogbanje and River Goddess, recently notified her throngs of followers on her verified Facebook page that a lady who insulted her in 2018 when she moved to her husband's residences before their marriage in 2019, has similarly packed into her boyfriend's house. Angela Nwosu, who did not acknowledge the identity of the aforementioned lady, stated in a social media post that the lady dubbed her a desperate person back then when she (Angela) made an unpopular decision without

  7 hours ago ago
Lady Who Mocks Me For Moving To My Husband’s House Before Marriage Has moved To Man’s House

ENTERTAINMENT

Sarkodie and Bawumia are in big trouble for saying this about Mahama When fuel prices were high.

Michael Owusu Addo is also known as Sarkodie is a renowned music rapper in Ghana. He is someone who is recognised as the king of rap music in Ghana and Africa by some music lovers. Dr Bawumia is the current vice president of Ghana. He is also known as the "digital man".

  2 days ago ago
Sarkodie and Bawumia are in big trouble for saying this about Mahama When fuel prices were high.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Experts call for common cryptocurrency

Financial experts, discussing ways to speed up economic growth in Africa at this year’s African Economic Conference, in Cabo Verde Island of Sal, want Africa to move quickly to introduce a common cryptocurrency to ease the cost of doing business to boost trade and sustain economic growth.

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Experts call for common cryptocurrency

EDUCATION

Distribution of Teachers Laptop Extended to Cover Teachers in the Basic Schools

The distribution of Teachers Laptop has been extended to cover Basic School Teachers, with the extension, all teachers in the country will be assisted to own a laptop for digital literacy. Katon Technologies, the manufacturers of Teacher's Mate1 laptop have distributed over fifty thousand laptops to teachers in the second cycle schools, majority of the teachers are yet to received their laptops.

  10 days ago ago
Distribution of Teachers Laptop Extended to Cover Teachers in the Basic Schools

ECONOMY-FINANCE

You Promised To Seal The Leakages Instead Of Burdening Ghanaians: Manasseh Goes Hard On Minister

On of Ghana's highly celebrated investigative journalist and chief editor of the fourth estate investigative media house Manasseh Azure Awuni has charged into the argument surrounding the E-Levy. He believes there's a difference between telecommunication who offer services to Ghanaians and the taxing of some percentage on monies transactions electronically.

  5 days ago ago
You Promised To Seal The Leakages Instead Of Burdening Ghanaians: Manasseh Goes Hard On Minister

ECONOMY-FINANCE

E-Levies Should Not Be More Than 0.5% Per My Baseline Calculation- Professor Godfred Bokpin

Professor Godfred has stated that the reduction of the e-levy by the government from 1.75% to 1.5% doesn't solve the burden imposed on Ghanaians and that the principle is wrong in the first place and the application is also problematic. He went ahead to explain why he said this stating that the government has moved from 'taxing profits and income' to taxing capital.

  7 days ago ago
E-Levies Should Not Be More Than 0.5% Per My Baseline Calculation- Professor Godfred Bokpin

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghanaians react massively as the minority in Parliament say they will not support the E-levy

The digital economy is an emerging economy that is borne out of the advancements of technology. The digital economy firms cut out aspects of the retail chain, thereby increasing their profit margins. To facilitate the digital economy, a strong electronic payment that enables the exchange of cash between a buyer and a seller must be efficient.

  18 days ago ago
Ghanaians react massively as the minority in Parliament say they will not support the E-levy

HEALTH

Good news: Ghanaians can now verify their COVID Cards with their smart phones. This is how to do it

Ghana is indeed becoming the most digitized country in Africa. Most of the registration where people would have queue for a very long time has now been digitized. This means, people will now have to do things online with their mobile phones. Ghanaians are being vaccinated each and every day.

  12 days ago ago
Good news: Ghanaians can now verify their COVID Cards with their smart phones. This is how to do it

ECONOMY-FINANCE

E-Levy Is Unarmed Robbing Not Taxing.

Ghanaians are facing a new form of human insecurity imposed by their own government’s introduction of a new electronic transactions tax of 1.75% that threatens a near total erosion of individual incomes of the citizens. The main target of the government is E-commerce, or so they claim.

  11 days ago ago
E-Levy Is Unarmed Robbing Not Taxing.

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Cyber fraud; 23,000 SIM cards blacklisted and blocked

The decision taken by the telecommunications companies in the country together with the Bank of Ghana (BOG) and the Ghana Police Service to introduce the Fraud Control Dashboard has proven to be a wise one – a right step, which is significantly aiding the fight against cyber fraud in the country.

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Cyber fraud; 23,000 SIM cards blacklisted and blocked

POLITICS

Bawumia may still believe it's wrong to tax momo, but doesn't have the power; Manasseh defends Veep

His Excellency the Vice-president, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia has been at the forefront of championing the digitization drive of the country since the New Patriotic Party won power in 2016. He maintained that one of the ways to reduce corruption and raise enough funds for the development of the country is the encouragement of a cashless economy the cut down the human interface in transactions.

  19 days ago ago
Bawumia may still believe it's wrong to tax momo, but doesn't have the power; Manasseh defends Veep

CULTURE

Asante History To Be Digitalized

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has relayed interest in digitizing the history of the Asante Kingdom. A delegation from the church at Otumfuo’s palace revealed the church’s plans to carry out the project to uphold the cultural values and ethics of the kingdom.

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Asante History To Be Digitalized

POLITICS

Communications Around The E-Levy Shouldn't Be Left For Party Loyalist And Propagandist - Dr. Marzuq

Dr. Mohammed Marzuq Abubakar, a Lecturer at the University of Applied Management, Ghana, has advised the government that the communications around the proposed electronic transaction levy shouldn't be left in the hands of party loyalists and propagandists who might end up making things worse. Dr. Mohammed Marzuq Abubakar made this statement on 'Good Morning Africa' on Pan Africa television this morning, 24th November 2021, when he gave his opinion on the introduction of the electronic transaction levy by the government.

  14 days ago ago
Communications Around The E-Levy Shouldn't Be Left For Party Loyalist And Propagandist - Dr. Marzuq

OTHERS

VRA Wins Three Prestigious Awards For Providing Electricity To Ghanaians

Ghanaians should be happy for the Volta River Authority (VRA) for their great achievements and their continuous efforts in generating, transmitting and distributing electricity to them. Volta River Authority's effort in helping Ghanaians to get enough energy for their day to day activities has helped them to be awarded with three great trophies. Volta River Authority on their Facebook platform made it known to their members, fans on Facebook, customers and Ghanaians that the institution won three awards at the

  15 days ago ago
VRA Wins Three Prestigious Awards For Providing Electricity To Ghanaians

JUSTICE

I Saw Some Big Men Behind The Case Wanted To Silence And Disgrace Me - Sammy Gyamfi Says

Yesterday was obviously a great day for Sammy Gyamfi, the National Democratic Congress and his sympathisers as an Accra High Court made a final rule on a defamation case that was filed against Sammy Gyamfi in 2018. The case was between a digital company called Vokacom Limited and Sammy Gyamfi after he [Sammy Gyamfi] exposed the entity over the contract to design the National Digital Address System.

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I Saw Some Big Men Behind The Case Wanted To Silence And Disgrace Me - Sammy Gyamfi Says

PERSONAL-INVESTING

How To Create A Verified PayPal Account In Ghana Without Breaking A Sweat

PayPal is a safe method of payment on eBay. No service can make a slow or lazy seller into the picture of efficiency. The advantage of PayPal, though, is that you don’t have to get your hands dirty. The folks at eBay know a good thing when they see it, so they acquired PayPal late in 2002.

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How To Create A Verified PayPal Account In Ghana Without Breaking A Sweat

ECONOMY-FINANCE

E-Levy will affect the Volumes of Transactions On E-Payment Platforms - Ebenezer Yalley

The introduction of a 1.75% levy on all electronic payments platform by the finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta this week has open up a new debate on the realization of the Government's financial inclusion agenda. According to Ebenezer Yalley, a digital payments expert, Government's introduction of the E-levy tax will affect the volumes of transactions on electronic payments.

  19 days ago ago
E-Levy will affect the Volumes of Transactions On E-Payment Platforms - Ebenezer Yalley

POLITICS

Minority will reject E-levy out-rightly - Haruna Iddrisu

The minority leader, Haruna Iddrisu mentioned that they, the minority in parliament will reject the E-levy in the 2022 badget statement. He mentioned this in pm:Express on Joy news. He believes that the government wants to take advantage of covid-19 as it's the major cause of the growth of Mobile money and other electronic transactions in the country.

  16 days ago ago
Minority will reject E-levy out-rightly - Haruna Iddrisu

ECONOMY-FINANCE

E-levy: What happened to Akufo-Addo’s government’s promise of not taxing the poor?

The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, the previous day, provided the 2022 financial statement and budget to Parliament in Accra. Mr. Ofori-Atta outlined severa interventions and guidelines the new Patriotic party (NPP) government has engaged for the reason that start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  19 days ago ago
E-levy: What happened to Akufo-Addo’s government’s promise of not taxing the poor?

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Sony’s latest PS5 firmware can boost your gaming experience

Sony's new PS5 system software update allows some games to run a little faster, at least in some cases. In a new video from Digital Foundry, it is discovered that the performance increase - affecting both the console's launch model of the 1000 series and the recently released 1100 model revision - appears to be is increasing the execution speed of some games by up to three percentage points.

  2 months ago ago
Sony’s latest PS5 firmware can boost your gaming experience