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POLITICS

Manasseh Azure Details How Gabby Otchere Darko ‘Lied’ On A Big Media Station

There is increasing conversation about the future of Ghana after it emerged that the country will be seeking an IMF bailout after all. Months before this government had denied and refuted all arguments and claims that IMF was the future for Ghana. Well, now it is clear that the country’s economy is in a mess and needs immediate intervention.

  2 months ago ago
Manasseh Azure Details How Gabby Otchere Darko ‘Lied’ On A Big Media Station

EDUCATION

Learn From The Mahama and Terkper Example To Gain Our Trust – Labor Expert Tells NPP Communicator

Since last week Tuesday, 4 teacher unions embarked on an indefinite strike. The teacher unions are calling for a 20% increase in their Cost Of Living Allowance. The teacher argue that they have asked the government for this and have seen that the government isn’t ready to listen so decided to embark on a strike action.

  2 months ago ago
Learn From The Mahama and Terkper Example To Gain Our Trust – Labor Expert Tells NPP Communicator

POLITICS

I regret voting Mahama out: Massive Reactions as Ghanaians discuss economic issues

Readers can recall how the former Finance Minister Seth Terkper advised government to reduce expenditure to enable the economy to improve. It can also be recalled that Seth Terkper said that he did not support the legislation of the E-levy in its form .He further advised government to put together sound sound policies if they wanted to go to the IMF.

  3 months ago ago
I regret voting Mahama out: Massive Reactions as Ghanaians discuss economic issues

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Flashback:"If the economic fundamentals are weak, the exchange rate will expose you." Dr. Bawumia

What Happened To The Gh¢1 To $1 Promise? The US Dollar and the economy of Ghana has arrested and locked up Dr. Bawumia and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) swallowed the keys. The exchange rate under the former President John Dramani Mahama as of December 2016 was Gh¢3.7 to $1.

  5 months ago ago
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CAREER-JOBS

We Did Not Freeze Employment, We Used Infrastructure To Create Jobs- Seth Terkper Says

One of Ghana's most popular finance ministers has spoken about employment status in the country during his time when he was the Minister of Finance and Economic planning. Honourable Seth Emmanuel Terkper has told Ghanaians that, the National Democratic Congress government did not freeze employment but rather created more jobs and employed more people using infrastructures.

  2 months ago ago
We Did Not Freeze Employment, We Used Infrastructure To Create Jobs- Seth Terkper Says

POLITICS

Manasseh Azure Awuni Exposes NAPO Over Keta Sea Defense Wall

The editor in chief for the fourth Estate media, Manasseh Azure Awuni has exposed former Education Minister, Dr Matthew Opuku Prempreh over Keta sea defense wall project. The fourth Estate media has disclosed that claims that the minister of energy has made about Keta Sea Defense Wall is false and misleading.

  9 months ago ago
Manasseh Azure Awuni Exposes NAPO Over Keta Sea Defense Wall

POLITICS

Gov’t could have gone to IMF much earlier to salvage the situation – Terkper

Former Finance Minister Seth Terkper has said that the Akufo-Addo-led government could have gone to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for support much earlier than it has done. Nonetheless, he welcomed the decision by the government to seek support from the Fund. Mr Terkper told Paa Kwesi Asare on the News 360 on TV3 Friday July 1 that attention must be focused on the nature of proposal that the government will be presenting to the Fund.

  3 months ago ago
Gov’t could have gone to IMF much earlier to salvage the situation – Terkper

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Former Finance Minister Blamed Ken Ofori Atta For The Current Economic Malices.

Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper says the current finance minister Ken Ofori Atta has to be blamed for the current economic malices in the country. He thinks that the finance minister Ken Ofori Atta is the reason for going to the IMF late for a bailout in the current economic dispensation.

  2 months ago ago
Former Finance Minister Blamed Ken Ofori Atta For The Current Economic Malices.

POLITICS

Akufo-Addo Still Has Confidence In Him And Will Not Sack Him – Oppong Nkrumah Reveals

It has been an interesting weekend as issues regarding Ghana’s decision to join the IMF has been trending. Ghana has suffered serious economic failures and this has occasioned the country to finally seek help from the international programme. Information Minister was tonight on Joy News’, The Probe and made interesting revelations regarding Ghana’s economy.

  2 months ago ago
Akufo-Addo Still Has Confidence In Him And Will Not Sack Him – Oppong Nkrumah Reveals

SPORTS

Why should we continue to borrow to finance Free SHS? - Seth Terkper questions

Former Minister of Finance, Seth Terkper has questioned why a country whose debt to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ratio stands at 80% continues to borrow to finance Free Senior High school.He made this statement on Atinka TV this morning, Tuesday 13th April, 2021.

  1 year ago ago
Why should we continue to borrow to finance Free SHS? - Seth Terkper questions

ECONOMY-FINANCE

IMF Bailout; Former Finance Minister Serves "Advise" To Government About Free SHS

Ghana's former Finance Minister, Mr. Seth Terkper has sent a message to government about what needs to be about the Free Senior High School education. Speaking on Joy FM this morning, Mr. Seth Terkper clearly revealed that most of the flagship programmes, including the Free Senior High School initiative (Free SHS), and the Agenda 111 are unsustainable and for that matter, something must be done about it.

  2 months ago ago
IMF Bailout; Former Finance Minister Serves

POLITICS

Was Seth Terkper Sacked When Ghana Went To The IMF Under Mahama? Kojo Nkrumah Questions Ghanaians.

Ghana heading to the IMF has generated a lot of reactions all over and as at now, Ghanaians are not settled with government on the same side in ramekin with government’s decision to seek for a bailout. This has forced government to deploy some of its competent members to preach about the positive impacts as well as defending the option for the loan to Ghanaians via media stations.

  2 months ago ago
Was Seth Terkper Sacked When Ghana Went To The IMF Under Mahama? Kojo Nkrumah Questions Ghanaians.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

E-Levy and other levies are preventing new enterprises from expanding, according to Terkper

Seth Terkper, former Finance Minister, has once again lamented the negative impact of the Electronic Transfer Levy (E-Levy) on ordinary Ghanaians. Apart from being poorly designed and inequitable, he claims that the contentious tax policy raises the operational costs of new and innovative businesses in the technology sector.

  2 months ago ago
E-Levy and other levies are preventing new enterprises from expanding, according to Terkper

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Why the E-levy may not help and why Ghana would be downgraded further: Former Finance Minister

Please click on the follow button at the top right corner to get daily updates. Kindly comment, like or share this tantalizing piece. Thank you for reading. Many experts are worried about the fact that Ghana's debt management strategy seem not to be working very well.

  4 months ago ago
Why the E-levy may not help and why Ghana would be downgraded further: Former Finance Minister

POLITICS

Former Minister Of Finance Has Reacted To Ken Ofori Atta's Press Briefing.

Mr Seth Terkper, the Former Minister of Finance under Former President John Mahama, has reacted to yesterday's press briefing, by the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori Atta. In a press briefing on Thursday, 24 March 2022, Ken Ofori-Atta announced that, government has imposed a complete moratorium on the purchase of imported vehicles for the rest of the year, with immediate effect; and that, the new policy will affect all new orders, especially 4-wheel drives.

  6 months ago ago
Former Minister Of Finance Has Reacted To Ken Ofori Atta's Press Briefing.

POLITICS

Haruna Iddrisu has completely lost the plot with his “shifty” position on E-levy - Ras Mubarak

The former Member of Parliament for Kumbungu has criticized the minority leader for his “shifty” position on the 1.7% E-levy. Ras Mubarak in a Facebook post said Haruna Iddrisu is failing to show leadership by departing from the stands of the minority in parliament. The former National Youth Authority boss wondered why Haruna will believe the words of the finance minister as against the views of experts like Kwame Pianim, Seth Terkper, Ato Forson, Nii Moi Thompson and others on the E-Levy.

  10 months ago ago
Haruna Iddrisu has completely lost the plot with his “shifty” position on E-levy - Ras Mubarak

JUSTICE

Segleme Housing project prosecution: Collins Dauda ropes in Seth Terkper and Ata Akyea

President Akuffo Addo through the Attorney General, filed a criminal case against former works and housing minister Hon. Collins Dauda and four others for the roles they played in executing the Segleme Housing project. The four are being charged for causing financial loss to the state amongst other crimes.

  1 year ago ago
Segleme Housing project prosecution: Collins Dauda ropes in Seth Terkper and Ata Akyea

POLITICS

Government must be frank on economic figures - Seth Terkper

The Minister is of the view that,there would be good account on the Government budget 2021.The previous Finance Minister, Seth Tekper, has noted that enterprise admit all on the country's financial figures earlier than the Covid-19 pandemic struck the country.

  1 year ago ago
Government must be frank on economic figures - Seth Terkper

POLITICS

Prez. Akuffo Addo can not blame Covid - 19 for Ghana's economic problems -Seth Terkper

Honourable Seth Terkper the former Minister for Finance has stated that the current problem of Ghana's economy is not a result of the deadly COVID -19 pandemic.

  1 year ago ago
Prez. Akuffo Addo can not blame Covid - 19 for Ghana's economic problems -Seth Terkper

POLITICS

Seth Terkper boldly reveals Akufo-Addo finds it difficult to admit ESLA rescued him

Seth Terkper who was the former Finance Minister has said the Energy Sector Levy Act (ESLA) that was presented by the Mahama organization is as of now assisting President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo with paying obligations in the energy area.

  1 year ago ago
Seth Terkper boldly reveals Akufo-Addo finds it difficult to admit ESLA rescued him