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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana Gas facing serious challenges

The Ghana National Gas Company (Ghana Gas) is bleeding following its failed attempt to run away from the current ugly energy situation at Kumasi in the Ashanti Region. The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, during a visit by the Minister of Energy, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh and various heads of agencies under the ministry, apart from Ghana Gas, made a strong case about how power outages were troubling Kumasi.

  13 hours ago ago
Ghana Gas facing serious challenges

EDUCATION

Here are some facts on the procurement of Laptops for Teachers

The attempts to link former Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, to the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) bordering on procurement of laptop computers for pre-tertiary education teachers in public schools, have fallen flat. The minister at the time of the arrangements did not sign any contract on the procurement of laptops for the teachers.

  13 hours ago ago
Here are some facts on the procurement of Laptops for Teachers

OTHERS

"Dumsor" has damaged my electrical appliances; Otumfour reacts to the erratic power supply in Kumasi

Ashantehene, Otumfour Osei Tutu II has appealed to the government to address the recent intermittent power outages in the Ashante Region. The Ashantehene made the appeal when the Energy Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh paid a courtesy call on him in Kumasi. He further revealed that the power outages have damaged some of his household electrical appliances.

  5 days ago ago

SOCIETY

Electricity Meters, Borehole, Others Destroyed by Security Forces in Wa East

The chief and people of Manwe traditional area in the Wa East District of the Upper West Region have expressed their displeasure over the actions of the joint security forces that invade the Manwe community on Thursday. The forces destroyed some properties that are said to belong to some residents who were suspected to be illegal miners.

  6 days ago ago
Electricity Meters, Borehole, Others Destroyed by Security Forces in Wa East

ENTERTAINMENT

Four(4) amazing inventions by Safo Kantanta that make Ghanaians proud of him

Safo Kantanka is one of the genius minds in Ghana. He has made Ghana proud with a lot of inventions which seem to be mind blowing. His inventions seem impossible for scientists to understand. Due to this, he created an automotive company which employs persons to bring all his genius ideas into reality.

  16 days ago ago
Four(4) amazing inventions by Safo Kantanta that make Ghanaians proud of him

EDUCATION

Manufacturer Of TM1 Laptops Is Not A Registered Company In Ghana

A shocking revelation coming out from the two teacher unions ;Innovative Teachers and All Teachers Alliance Ghana in their quest to probe the transparency in the procurement of about three hundred and fifty thousand (350,000) laptops for teachers. The laptop, which has been opined by many teachers as a failed Better Ghana Laptop contact signed between the government and the RLG company during the Mills-Mahama administration.

  14 days ago ago
Manufacturer Of TM1 Laptops Is Not A Registered Company In Ghana

SOCIETY

Erratic power supply; my electrical gadgets are damaged - Asantehene

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has expressed his painful feelings about frequent power cuts, which has left nearly all his electrical gadgets damaged. He described the situation as most discomforting and urged the power providers to move quickly to get the problem fixed to bring relief to electricity consumers – households, public and private institutions and businesses in the Ashanti Region.

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Erratic power supply; my electrical gadgets are damaged - Asantehene

ECONOMY-FINANCE

If We Are Denied This Revenue, It Will Affect Our Operations Because We Are Paid Out Of It- ECG

Illegal connection to gain access to electricity or electrical power is quite common in Ghana and most electricians are culprits of this particular act. Some Ghanaians who are found to have connected illegally give excuses such as high or extreme charges from the company of which they make complaints to the company but never gets resolved so they go ahead and do their own thing in order to escape such huge charges from the company.

  9 days ago ago
If We Are Denied This Revenue, It Will Affect Our Operations Because We Are Paid Out Of It- ECG

CAREER-JOBS

Ghanaians abroad always work for somebody, they never think of self-employment — CEO of AZIL Logisti

CEO of UK based company AZIL Logistics, Zaidan Suleman has stated that most Ghanaians abroad prefer to work in a company than for themselves, unlike Asians who live overseas. Speaking with DJ Nyaami on Daily Hustle in the UK, Zaidan indicated that some Ghanaians are fearful about starting their own business when they travel and would rather settle on menial jobs like cleaning.

  16 days ago ago
Ghanaians abroad always work for somebody, they never think of self-employment — CEO of AZIL Logisti

SOCIETY

‘Dumsor Has Destroyed All My Home Appliances’ – Asantehene Tells NAPO

Asantehene has expressed a deep worry over the current power outages in the Ashanti Region, saying it has destroyed all of his electronic appliances an devices he uses. The Asante monarch said this at the Manhyia palace, when Energy Minister Matthew Opoku Prempeh, together with the management of the Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCO), Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) and Volta River Authority (VRA) paid a courtesy call on him on Wednesday, 1 December 2021.

  4 days ago ago
‘Dumsor Has Destroyed All My Home Appliances’ – Asantehene Tells NAPO

SOCIETY

Dumsor has damaged many of my appliances; resolve it quickly- Asantehene to NAPO

The Asantehene has revealed that the recent power outages in the Ashanti region have damaged many of his appliances. “For about three weeks to a month now, I know my son [Matthew Opoku Prempeh] has been doing a lot of work but I was there one time when there was a sudden cut of power.

  5 days ago ago
Dumsor has damaged many of my appliances; resolve it quickly- Asantehene to NAPO

OTHERS

Huge unpaid bills suffocating water company

Huge unpaid bills by water consumers in the Central Region is suffocating the country’s main water distribution company. Private individuals and public institutions in the region are owing the Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL), a staggering Ghs134,702,042.00. Out of this figure, Ghs42 million is owed by private individuals. Thomas Amenya, the Regional Manager of the Company, said the size of the outstanding arrears, was quite worrying and not helpful to efforts at improving the quality of service delivery.

  10 days ago ago
Huge unpaid bills suffocating water company

SOCIETY

Yilo Krobo Residents Protest Against The Introduction Of ECG Prepaid Meters

Residents of the Yilo Krobo have tagged the Electricity Company of Ghana and their representatives in the township to be full of corrupt personnel, practicing thievery at the detriment of the mother company, and urged them to pack bags and baggages and leave their land. This is because they claim the ECG and its representatives are "stealers" in the sense that the bills handed over to them at the end of the month is not a reflection of what they consume in the town but rather, almost all bills that comes into their homes and workplaces are rather inflated.

  14 days ago ago
Yilo Krobo Residents Protest Against The Introduction Of ECG Prepaid Meters

ECONOMY-FINANCE

[Electricity]: Reasons why Ghanaians must prefer billing to prepared.

When electricity first came to Ghana by the help of the Late President Kwame Nkrumah, the first president of the Republic of Ghana, there was only one way by which bills were paid and electricity delivered. This involves the fixing of meters in various homes after which officials from the electricity company of Ghana, who are our own people, come around to post the bills in our homes.

  11 days ago ago
[Electricity]: Reasons why Ghanaians must prefer billing to prepared.

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

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

OTHERS

MOE Debunks Create, Loot And Share Allegation

The Minister for Education, Hon. Yaw Adutwum has refuted and rubbished online publications alleging he awarded the ‘1 Teacher 1 Laptop’ contract to a company ‘with no history’ in business. The publications also indicated that the cost of the laptop computers was inflated. Denying the allegations in a press release signed by the spokesperson of the Ministry of Education, Kwesi Kwarteng and sighted by opemsuo.com, the Ministry said the sole sourcing process was made in 2020 under the leadership of former

  12 days ago ago
MOE Debunks Create, Loot And Share Allegation

SOCIETY

Power Outage Destroyed My Electrical Appliances - Otumfuo Osei Tutu ll Tells Energy Minister.

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II is worried and disturbed by the Power outage and its consequences in the Ashanti region. Otumfuo Osei Tutu ll told the minister of energy, Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh that the regular power outage in the Ashanti region has affected and destroyed his electrical appliances

  5 days ago ago
Power Outage Destroyed My Electrical Appliances - Otumfuo Osei Tutu ll Tells Energy Minister.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Atuabo Shutdown : There Is Sufficient Gas To Prevent Dumsor – Ghana Gas

The Ghana National Gas Company Limited (GNGCL) has stated that regular engineering and maintenance of machines and equipment at its Atuabo Gas Processing Station in the Western Region will not be overlooked. The Company insists that engineering and maintenance work is solely to ensure the integrity of its processing plant and that it will continue to do so in compliance with international best practices.

  14 days ago ago
Atuabo Shutdown : There Is Sufficient Gas To Prevent Dumsor – Ghana Gas

EDUCATION

The historical idea behind National maths and science quiz

accralately.com The idea of the Great national maths and science quiz all started on the tennis court of the University of Ghana, Legon when Mr. Kwaku Mensa-Bonsu, then Managing Director of Primetime, was at the court to play the game after his own heart with his playmates, the late Professors Marian Ewurama Addy and Ebenezer Kweku Awotwe.

  9 days ago ago
The historical idea behind National maths and science quiz

SOCIETY

NDC Calls For Probe into Police Brutalities Against Civilians in Tamale

Opposition National Democratic Congress has waded into the ongoing case of police assault on Civilians in Tamale as they have called on the police administration to institute a serious probe into the matter. For the NDC, news that some four police officers have been interdicted for their roles in the brutalities is not enough and so further investigations should be instituted to get to the bottom of the matter .

  2 months ago ago
NDC Calls For Probe into Police Brutalities Against Civilians in Tamale