Good news for Okada riders as govt set to begin ‘Okada for car’ initiative

General News of Sunday, 19 September 2021 Source: 2021-09-19 play videoThe initiative was announced by Vice President Dr Bawumia in the build-up to the 2020 elections The NPP Government’s promise to give operators of commercial motorcycles, popularly known as ‘Okada’ a better and safer alternative is set to be actualised with the acquisition of […]

Former England great Jimmy Greaves dies aged 81

Greaves, Tottenham’s all-time leading scorer, suffered a stroke in 2015 which left him wheelchair-bound and with severely impaired speech. One of the game’s great characters, Greaves, who also starred for Chelsea during his iconic career, died at home on Sunday morning. “We are extremely saddened to learn of the passing of the great Jimmy Greaves, […]

Invest in Africa and Tullow collaborate to deliver Financial Readiness Programme for suppliers

File photo of Ghana’s FPSO Nkrumah oil vessel Invest in Africa (IIA), a not-for-profit organisation focused on growing local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) across sub-Saharan Africa, has been selected by Tullow Ghana Limited to implement its recently launched Financial Readiness Programme. The Financial Readiness Programme is an eight-month programme, launched in August 2021, with […]

Profile of the late Ama Benyiwa Doe

Ama Benyiwa Doe, former Central Regional Minister • Astute politician Ama Benyiwa Doe has passed away • She was a former MP and Central Regional Minister under the National Democratic Congress (NDC) • Ama Beyniwa Doe was known for being outspoken and a social justice advocate Ama Benyiwa Doe was an astute politician and former […]

Akufo-Addo attends 76th UN General Assembly in New York

He will also hold engagements with sections of the Ghanaian and Business Community whilst there. The President will also participate in the Second Sustainable Development Goals Moment of the Decade of Action, and witness the Signing Ceremony between Minister for Tourism, Ibrahim Awal Mohammed, and Developers of the Dubois Project. He will address the UN […]

Remittances to Africa projected to decrease in 2021

Remittances to African countries are expected to decrease by 5.4 percent due to COVID-19 Remittances to African countries are expected to decrease by 5.4 percent from US$44bn in 2020 to a projected US$41bn in 2021 due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, says the Continental Migration Report 2021. The report, titled “African Regional Review […]

NDC’s Ama Benyiwa Doe passes on

Former Member of Parliament (MP) for Gomoa West constituency and Central Regional Minister, Ama Benyiwa Doe, has passed on, a family source has confirmed to Joy News. The vociferous politician served as National Democratic Congress (NDC) MP from 1992 to 2004. More soon… #NDCs #Ama #Benyiwa #Doe #passes Next: You can Listen to this Music, […]

Burundi: Young People and Women become a Driving Force of Social Cohesion

Following the training from 2EB, Ndikumana and other women decided to launch the Cooperative of Women Artists and Artisans of Burundi (COFAAB). COFAAB is self-funded and benefits from support from 2EB that grants the women a space to showcase and sell their art. As the president, she explains why COFAAB was launched: “It’s a very […]

England resigned to losing Callum Hudson-Odoi to Ghana

Callum Hudson Odoi England manager Gareth Southgate believes he is set to lose Chelsea starlet Callum Hudson-Odoi to Ghana after his decision to reject an Under-21 call-up earlier this month. The 20-year-old winger, whose lack of minutes at club level has seen him tumble down the pecking order on the international scene, snubbed the chance […]