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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Afia Pokuaa Cites Professor Who Has Declared That The Economic Management Team Has Woefully Failed

An Associate Professor of the University of Ghana Business School, Prof. Lord Mensah is a renowned scholar who has been active in analyzing government policies and the current state of the economy. Afia Pokua Popularly known as vim lady, disclosed on her Facebook page this evening that the professor has described the downgrade of Ghana to CCC+ to indicates clearly that the Economic Management Team has failed woefully.

  3 months ago ago
Afia Pokuaa Cites Professor Who Has Declared That The Economic Management Team Has Woefully Failed

EDUCATION

Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, Has Made A Heart-Touching Revelation About Himself

The old saying that says 'the best always get the best", might work is some angles, but fail in others. In these modern times, the best do not always get the best, and that was the story of Ghana's Education Minister. Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, the current Minister for Education in Ghana, has has made a very interesting revelation about himself.

  6 months ago ago
Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, Has Made A Heart-Touching Revelation About Himself

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana’s Inflation Rate Will Keep Rising Till The End Of The Year - Prof Bokpin

Prof. Godfred A. Bokpin, an Economics lecturer at the University of Ghana Business School, claims that the high inflation rate for the month of October is not as startling as many Ghanaians have claimed. This, he says, was not unexpected as the ingredients for higher inflation rates were present and just waiting to manifest themselves at the end of the month.

  22 days ago ago
Ghana’s Inflation Rate Will Keep Rising Till The End Of The Year - Prof Bokpin

CAREER-JOBS

Sacking Ofori-Atta not enough; size of gov’t must also be reduced – Prof. Godfred

Prof. Godfred A. Bokpin, an economics lecturer at the University of Ghana Business School, has emphasized that the call for the resignation of Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta is insufficient to address the nation's economic problems. The economics lecturer and analyst said that much more needs to be done before the effects of Ofori-dismissal Atta's will be felt in the economy, following demands for the Minister's removal from some New Patriotic Party members of parliament.

  1 month ago ago
Sacking Ofori-Atta not enough; size of gov’t must also be reduced – Prof. Godfred

EDUCATION

Top Story: Ghana loses Outstanding International Business & Marketing Prof. to Rwanda's University

Having been recognized in the academic environment as the 2021 leading marketing scholar in Africa, thoughtful academicians in Ghana possibly thought he would perhaps deploy his outstanding talents to champion the progressive agenda of Ghanaian Universities, in the position of a Vice-Chancellor. However, University of Kigali, a Rwandan-based ranking tertiary Institution was faster enough to win the bid, in the face of the intense international competition around Professor Robert Ebo Hinson.

  10 months ago ago
Top Story: Ghana loses Outstanding International Business & Marketing Prof. to Rwanda's University

POLITICS

Akufo-Addo demonstrated leadership under Covid, and he can do so again now - Economist

Dr. Badu Sakordie, an economist at the University of Ghana Business School, has urged President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to take the initiative in addressing the current economic issues. Because he displayed the same zeal when Covid was confirmed in Ghana, he claimed that the President is capable of doing that.

  1 month ago ago
Akufo-Addo demonstrated leadership under Covid, and he can do so again now - Economist

ECONOMY-FINANCE

You Can't Squeeze Money From Ghanaians For Wasteful Expenditures- President Akufo Addo Told

A Senior Lecturer at the University of Ghana Business School, Dr Lord Mensah has cautioned the New Patriotic Party, NPP, government under the leadership of President Akufo Addo to desist from wasting the country's hard-earned money frivolously without being mindful of value for money. He argued that the government should not squeeze money from the citizenry and end up spending it on frivolous things.

  1 year ago ago
You Can't Squeeze Money From Ghanaians For Wasteful Expenditures- President Akufo Addo Told

ECONOMY-FINANCE

We can't go back to the IMF; there will be major economic ramifications, according to one economist.

Prof. Lord Mensah, an economist and lecturer at the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS), has urged the government against seeking financial assistance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Returning to the IMF, he said, would have major economic ramifications for the country.

  10 months ago ago
We can't go back to the IMF; there will be major economic ramifications, according to one economist.

MILITARY

From Soldier to Business Tycoon: Prince Kofi Amoabeng's Story

Born on February 22, 1952, 70-year old Mr. Prince K. Amoabeng is an ex-army officer of the Ghanaian Armed Forces and a Ghanaian businessman. He co-founded UT Bank, which was liquidated in 2017 amid accusations that he misused funds from the bank during Ghana's banking crisis.

  9 months ago ago
From Soldier to Business Tycoon: Prince Kofi Amoabeng's Story

ECONOMY-FINANCE

You're armed robbing poor Ghanaians; withdraw E-Levy – Prof. Bokpin to gorvenment

Prof. Godfred Bokpin, a finance professor at the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS), urged the current administration to listen to Ghanaians and repeal the Electronic Transaction Levy (E-Levy). Wednesday, July 13, the economist reinforced this statement when commenting on the findings of the Ghana Afrobarometer R9 Survey released by the Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana).

  4 months ago ago
You're armed robbing poor Ghanaians; withdraw E-Levy – Prof. Bokpin to gorvenment

CAREER-JOBS

Bitterness Towards Others For Their Achievements is Collapsing Businesses - CEO Says

The founder of Kama Group of Companies, says envious resentment of other people’s achievements – the bitterness or hostility towards someone because they have something you do not have, is the reason why many Ghanaian businesses are failing. Dr. Michael Agyekum Addo said the twin emotions of envy and jealousy had become so toxic, killing businesses and paralyzing the country’s politics.

  11 months ago ago
Bitterness Towards Others For Their Achievements is Collapsing Businesses - CEO Says

ECONOMY-FINANCE

We're not going to be able to get out of this anytime soon - On the situation of the economy.

Prof Godfred Alufar Bokpin, a finance professor at the University of Ghana Business School, has warned Ghanaians to expect further suffering. He predicted that the present economic downturn would last for a long period. "Looking at the current measures incorporated in the 2022 budget, as well as the improved measures and the production, both in terms of debt sustainability drive and many other things, it doesn't look so good," he remarked on Newsfile on Saturday, June 18.

  5 months ago ago
We're not going to be able to get out of this anytime soon - On the situation of the economy.

EDUCATION

Resign to save your integrity - Prof Bokpin to Dr Bawumia

A Senior Lecturer at the University of Ghana Business School, Professor Godfred Alufa Bokpin, has sent a word of advice to the vice president of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia. According to Prof Bokpin, it will save Dr Bawumia's integrity if he resigns as the head of the economic management team.

  4 months ago ago
Resign to save your integrity - Prof Bokpin to Dr Bawumia

SOCIETY

Whoever took the decision to stop road tolls has caused financial loss to the state – Lord Mensah

According to an economist at the University of Ghana Business School, the elimination of road tolls has a negative impact on the country's resources, and whomever is guilty for the revenue loss to the state should be surcharged. On Joy FM's 'Top Story' show on Friday, Lord Mensah stated the person responsible has caused financial loss to the state.

  9 months ago ago
Whoever took the decision to stop road tolls has caused financial loss to the state – Lord Mensah

EDUCATION

He is presently not in his usual comfort zone

Lecturer at the University of Ghana Business School has given Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia low marks for his April 7 State of the Economy Address. According to Dr. Kobby Mensah, Bawumia lacked confidence in his very own lecture and in so doing did not show some of his typical strategies whilst turning in addresses of this type.

  7 months ago ago
He is presently not in his usual comfort zone

EDUCATION

Ghana’s education in shambles over free SHS- University of Ghana lecturer shares details

The government has touted the free Senior High School policy as a game-changer.According to the Ghana Education Service, the policy, which was implemented in 2017, has allowed hundreds of school children to have secondary education at no cost to their parents or guardians.However, the policy has often come under attack over the way and manner it was hurriedly implemented and the implementation of the double-track system due to inadequate classrooms.

  1 year ago ago
Ghana’s education in shambles over free SHS- University of Ghana lecturer shares details

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Dr. Bawumia Attempted to paint a non-existent economy-Dr. Kobby Mensah.

Dr. Kobby Mensah, a Political Marketing Analyst at the University of Ghana Business School uttered that the presentation by Dr. Bawumia on 7th April was an attempt to paint a picture of an economy which does not exist. Tweeted by Dr. Kobby "Bawumia has been less confident in his own lecture, since he began.

  7 months ago ago
Dr. Bawumia Attempted to paint a non-existent economy-Dr. Kobby Mensah.

EDUCATION

Bawumia should resign and preserve his integrity - Professor Bokpin.

Professor Godfred Bokpin, a senior lecturer at the University of Ghana Business School has advised the vice president to resign to protect his integrity. As the chairman of the economic management team of the country, he is supposed to be in charge of all government economic policies.

  4 months ago ago
Bawumia should resign and preserve his integrity - Professor Bokpin.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Akufo-Addo Has Admitted Things Not Good With Economy But Measures Have Been Put In - Lord Mensah

A Professor at the University of Ghana Business School, Master Mensah has said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in his meeting with the BBC on Monday, April 4 conceded that things are bad with Ghana's economy but rather gauges have been acquainted with resolve the issues. Mr Akufo-Addo said in the meeting that he doesn't know about any economy all over the planet that is doing great amidst the Coronavirus pandemic and the international strain among Russia and Ukraine.

  8 months ago ago
Akufo-Addo Has Admitted Things Not Good With Economy But Measures Have Been Put In - Lord Mensah

ECONOMY-FINANCE

‘Whoever took the decision to stop road toll has caused financial loss to the state’ – Economist

An Economist with the University of Ghana Business School, Lord Mensah has proposed that whoever affected the abolishment of street cost assortment in the nation, should be overcharged with the income misfortune to the state. Talking on Top Story on Friday, he said the individual capable has made monetary misfortune the State.

  9 months ago ago
‘Whoever took the decision to stop road toll has caused financial loss to the state’ – Economist