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SOCIETY

Ghana Police: Reason For The Suspension Of All Motor Checks: IGP Dampare's Command To All Officers.

The Motor Transport And Traffic Directorate is a body under the Ghana Police Service that is responsible for road safety in the country. MTTD's normally conduct checks on vehicles such as driver's license, insurance, road worthy and the like. There has been a recent release by the Inspector General of Police, Dr George Akuffo Dampare to suspend all motor checks in the country.

  8 days ago ago
Ghana Police: Reason For The Suspension Of All Motor Checks: IGP Dampare's Command To All Officers.

POLITICS

The only thing Ghana has more than Rwanda is our politicians drive luxurious cars than theirs - Kusi Boafo

Mr Kusi Boafo has made a shocking revelation upon his arrival from Rwanda. He stated that Ghana needs to be serious in regards to good governance and put up logical structures to help the country develop because we are far behind. Mr Kusi Boafo, Ghana's Head of Public Sector Reforms returns from a weeks visit Rwanda;

  7 days ago ago
The only thing Ghana has more than Rwanda is our politicians drive luxurious cars than theirs - Kusi Boafo

POLITICS

The Ministry Of Interior Has Questions To Answer About This Explosion - A. B. A Fuseini

The Member of Parliament for the Sagnarigu constituency, Alhaji A. B. A. Fuseini, has indicated that the Ministry of Interior has some serious questions to respond to because they give licenses to mining companies to procure and transport explosives in Ghana. Alhaji A. B.

  2 days ago ago
The Ministry Of Interior Has Questions To Answer About This Explosion - A. B. A Fuseini

SOCIETY

How To Renew Your Drivers Licence Online In Ghana

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  9 days ago ago
How To Renew Your Drivers Licence Online In Ghana

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Fuel Adulteration Minimised By 5 To 10 % – NPA

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has informed the Asantehene that the authority is on course in managing fuel adulteration and hike. The CEO for the authority, Hon Mustapha Hamid briefing His Royal Majesty at the palace said the issue of adulteration is being managed through the use of a tracking device that monitors the stops made by fuel trucks during transportation.

  1 day ago ago
Fuel Adulteration Minimised By 5 To 10 % – NPA

ECONOMY-FINANCE

BoG's order on using Ghana card for financial transactions has mixed reactions

Some Ghanaians reacted differently to the Bank of Ghana's directive to instruct all licensed and regulated financial institutions under the Central Bank to accept only Ghana cards for transactions from 1 July 2022. According to the central bank’s notice, the move is to further the BoG’s goal of securing the financial ecosystem.According to the Bank of Ghana's notice, institutions that only accept Ghana cards for financial transactions include banks, professional depository institutions; non-depository financial institutions; payment service providers and specialized e-money issuers, foreign exchange bureaus and credit bureaus.

  1 day ago ago
BoG's order on using Ghana card for financial transactions has mixed reactions

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Lands Minister orders Minerals Commission to suspend license of Maxam Company Ltd: Explosion.

The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Hon. Samuel Abu Jinapor has ordered the Minerals Commission to suspend the licence of Maxam Company Limited with the commission. This is after preliminary investigations into the explosion at Appiatse, near Bogoso in the Western Region linked the company to the vehicle carrying the mining explosives

  1 day ago ago
Lands Minister orders Minerals Commission to suspend license of Maxam Company Ltd: Explosion.

SOCIETY

Look Out For Hygiene Permits Before Buying Food-FDA Cautions Public

The Food and Drugs Authority is sensitising members of the general public to be on the lookout for Hygiene Permits at various food services before patronising such services. This is to safeguard the health and safety of the general public, the FDA says. Operators of Food joints without Hygiene permits are also advised to regularise their activities by making their facilities available to the FDA for the inspections and facility licensing processes that will enable them to acquire valid Food Hygiene Permits.

  1 day ago ago
Look Out For Hygiene Permits Before Buying Food-FDA Cautions Public

EDUCATION

GES Finally Release Postings Of Teacher Trainees

The newly trained teachers that has completed Collages of Education and have waited for a long time since last year for their postings has finally heard good news. On the 21st January 2022, Ghana Education Service (GES) released the postings of these teachers. With this, the newly trained teachers will have to move to their various regional offices with their appointment letters and certificates.

  2 days ago ago
GES Finally Release Postings Of Teacher Trainees

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Courier Service Companies License Fee To Increase By 200%. Delivery Services Charges To Go Up?

It seems the quest by the government to find ways and means to generate revenue internally is making it desperate, as fees and charges for services in all departments and agencies of government are going up. It was announced in the 2022 budget that, all fees and charges of government services will be increased by a minimum of 15%.

  3 days ago ago
Courier Service Companies License Fee To Increase By 200%. Delivery Services Charges To Go Up?

PERSONAL-INVESTING

How to Get a Loan to Start a Business

How to Get a Loan to Start a Business Traditional lenders may be hesitant to finance a young company with no business history and no proven revenue. Startups have a better shot at securing financing when the founders do some preparation before starting their search. To get a startup business loan, you’ll need to follow the following steps:

  7 days ago ago
How to Get a Loan to Start a Business

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Government Suspended License Of Mining Contractor, Maxim Limited Over The Bogoso-Appiiate explosive.

The ministry of Land and Natural Resources has disclosed that the government has suspended the license of a mining services contractor; Maxam Limited, following an explosion at Bogoso-Appiate that has killed a lot of people, injured some and destroyed a lot of properties. It is said that the exploitive that the vehicle was carrying belongs to Maxam Limited which was transported to the Chirano gold mine, run by Toronto-based Kinross (K.TO).

  1 day ago ago
Government Suspended License Of Mining Contractor, Maxim Limited Over The Bogoso-Appiiate explosive.

OTHERS

No Ghana Card, No Banking Transactions From July 1, 2022 - Band of Ghana

The central bank has directed all financial institutions to only accept Ghana Cards for all transactions. The Bank of Ghana (BoG) explained that this takes effect from July 1, 2022. This is pursuant regulation 7 the National Identity Register, 2012 (L.I. 2111). *.. with effect from July 1, 2022 the Ghana card shall be the only identification card that will be to undertake transactions at all Band of Ghana (BoG) licensed and regulated financial institutions...," a January 19 statement read. Specific institutions

  3 days ago ago
No Ghana Card, No Banking Transactions From July 1, 2022 - Band of Ghana

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana Card shall be Mandatory for Transaction

Mixed reaction set in the general public as Mother of all Banks in Ghana, Bank of Ghana has issued a public note that with effect from 1 July 2022 only the Ghana Card shall be acceptable identification card for all banking and financial transactions in the country. Notice to all licensed financial institutions and the public signed by Sandra Thompson (MS), the secretary of the Bank of Ghana with the Reference, Notice No.BG/GOV/SEC/01 dated 19 January 2022, indicated that “With effect from 1 July 2022, the Ghana Card shall be the only identification card that will be to undertake transactions at all Bank of Ghana licensed and regulated financial institutions including, Banks, Specialised Deposit-Taking Institutions, Non-Deposit-Taking Financial Institutions, Payment Service Providers and Dedicated Electronic Money Issuers, Forex Bureaus and Credit Reference Bureaus“.

  3 days ago ago
Ghana Card shall be Mandatory for Transaction

ECONOMY-FINANCE

BoG Directs Financial Institutions To Accept Ghana Card As Sole Identity Card

The Bank of Ghana has directed all its licensed and regulated financial institutions to accept solely the Ghana Card as the identification card for financial transactions from July 1, 2022. The specified financial institutions include banks, specified deposit-taking institutions, payment service providers and dedicated electronic money issuers, and for example Forex Bureau and Credit Reference Bureaus.

  2 days ago ago
BoG Directs Financial Institutions To Accept Ghana Card As Sole Identity Card

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana Card To Be The Only Means Of ID For All Bank Transactions From July -BOG.

The Bank of Ghana has breaking the news that in respect ensuring safety in the financial system, only the National Identification Card also known as Ghana Card will be used for all bank transactions starting from July 2022. This implies that, all forms of identification such as passport, voters ID, National Health insurance Card and what have you, will not be accepted as far as bank transactions are concerned.

  4 days ago ago
Ghana Card To Be The Only Means Of ID For All Bank Transactions From July -BOG.

OTHERS

A Warning From SEC To Ghanaians On Trading With Tizaa Ghana Fund.

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Ghana has warned the general public not to invest or trade with Tizaa Ghana Fund. In a press release issued by SEC, it has cautioned that Tizaa Ghana Fund has not been licensed to carry out any activity involving investing or trading for returns as mandated by Section 3 of the Securities Industry Act, 2016 (Act 929). “The General Public is hereby put on notice that TIZAA GHANA FUND has not been licensed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to carry

  8 days ago ago
A Warning From SEC To Ghanaians On Trading With Tizaa Ghana Fund.

CAREER-JOBS

Looking For A Job? Things To Know Before Joining Any Recruitment Agency

The raise of salesmanship has significantly given rise to middlemen in all works of life. Job seekers today are to rely on agencies to secure a decent job with top organizations. Meanwhile, most job seekers are made to make commitments that are mostly not fruitful. There is a need for job seekers to identify factors that would significantly ensure fruitful commitment with an agency.

  7 days ago ago
Looking For A Job? Things To Know Before Joining Any Recruitment Agency

CAREER-JOBS

4 Technical Skills That Could Make You Your Own Boss In Ghana

Working for yourself implies working independently rather than a business and having more control and adaptability throughout your time just as work exercises. Working independently implies just you are considering yourself responsible. That implies you'll be clear with regard to your expert objectives. Picking the path of a business venture is indeed less secure.

  11 days ago ago
4 Technical Skills That Could Make You Your Own Boss In Ghana

ECONOMY-FINANCE

FDA certifies 30 cottage food processors under its Progressive Licensing Scheme

The Ghana Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has certified 30 Small Scale/Cottage Food Processors from the Greater Accra Region who have successfully completed a series of intensive training in Good Manufacturing Practices, Effective Product Labelling and Food Safety under its Progressive Licensing Scheme(PLS) program.

  3 months ago ago
FDA certifies 30 cottage food processors under its Progressive Licensing Scheme