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King Peggy Honored With Global Leadership Award

Friday, January 30, 2015 As a leader who has excelled in the economic empowerment of her people, NanaAmuah-AfenyiVI , known formally as King Peggy has beenhonored with the Dr. Dorothy I. Height Leadership Award . The awards ceremony was held at the Willard Hotel in Washington DC on January 18, 2015 as part of activities ...

Ambassador Heights Wins International Property Award.

Thursday, January 29, 2015 Ambassador Heights, the luxury residential development rising adjacent to the Moevenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra was awarded an International Property Award. In its quest to discover the best developers in Africa, the International Property Awards in London pursued development companies to pres ...

Reforms, Infrastructure Opportunities To Be Analysed In 2015 Report

Thursday, January 29, 2015 The most recently published report from Oxford Business Group, The Report: Ghana 2014 explores how higher oil production, greater cocoa output and cheaper power look set to attract new investors to Ghana against a challenging economic backdrop. The forthcoming edition will look into the country s ef ...

African Heads of State to prioritise provision of water and sanitation in 10 countries

Thursday, January 29, 2015 29 January 2015 -- WaterAid today welcomes the African Unionâ s official launch of the Kigali Action Plan, a 50-million euro agreement that will bring drinking water to 5 million Africans and sanitation to 5 million across 10 countries. The action plan has come as UN enters final negotiations on ...

Rooting Out Ghosts Workers And Regaining Confidence In Public Payroll Administration—The IMANI Way

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 The January 24, 2015 editorial of the Ghanaian Times reveals that the Public Services Commission (PSC) has initiated an independent audit exercise to remove all ghosts on the public payroll. The PSC is reported to be deploying an army of officials to go to every district and region in Ghana to he ...

Disclaimer: Dr. Alex Tweneboah Is NOT A Member Of OccupyGhana

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 The attention of OccupyGhana has been drawn to a rumour orchestrated and perpetrated by persons associated with and sympathetic to the current government that one Dr. Alex Tweneboah, said to be the ex-boss of Ghana Real Estate Development Association and currently at the centre of investigations ...

AFAG Wants Powers Of Telcos Devolved

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 While AFAG has and will continue to criticize government to show earnest commitment to the development of our ailing economy, we, as a matter of principle since 2009, has and will remain critical of the telecommunication service providers until when the interest of Ghanaian consumers take center ...

Political Players In Nigeria Must Respect ECOWAS Protocols—COYLIB

Monday, January 26, 2015 Although we are still in the early days of 2015, President John Dramani Mahama s promise of change of direction and proper service to humanity by placing the interest of citizens first, seems to be a mirage. Certain developments emerging in the first month of the year appear to be setting ...

Impact Of Corruption On Ghana’s Development Agenda: Concerns Of The Centre For African Democratic Affairs (CADA)

Monday, January 26, 2015 The issue of why corruption is a viable enterprise in poor countries including Ghana has often been raised on various paltforms. The causes of corruption are myriad; and they have political and cultural variables. The Centre for African Democratic Affairs (CADA)has recently observed that, there i ...

Young Professional Economists Network To Organize The New Economic Thinking Lecture

Sunday, January 25, 2015 The Young Professional Economists Network (YPEN), a non-profit; non-partisan and an independent global organization which is established to raise new economic thinkers for the 21st century and beyond, is set to host its maiden New Economic Thinking (NET) lecture on January 29, 2015. The NET Lectu ...

Ruby Has Erred But Her Accomplices Must Be Exposed- Friends Of Ruby (FOR)

Sunday, January 25, 2015 It has become imperative for the many admirers, supporters and sympathizers of Ruby to come open and begin asking probing but important questions about the dilemma in which our dear friend and sister find herself in. Firstly, we are not in any mood to complement our dear lady for her involvement ...

Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri: hundreds of thousands of civilians at grave risk

Sunday, January 25, 2015 A failure to protect hundreds of thousands of civilians could lead to a disastrous humanitarian crisis said Amnesty International with reports of two large scale attacks in Nigeria on the major north-eastern city of Maiduguri as well as the nearby town of Monguno. These ongoing attacks by Boko H ...

Nigerian Youths In Diaspora,ghana Chapter Declare Support Forpresident Goodluck Jonathan.

Saturday, January 24, 2015 The Nigerian Youths in Diaspora,Ghana Chapter have held an event in Accra Ghana to declare total support for President Goodluck Jonathan as he seeks reelection in the Presidential election that would hold on Feb 14th,2015. They premised their support on the achievement his administration have rec ...
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