Business
Eliminate fraud from Mobile money service – BoG

Eliminate fraud from Mobile money service – BoG

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has charged telecom operators to develop systems aimed at eliminating fraud in the growing mobile money business. Various telecom companies have launched campaigns…

Gov’t under pressure to pay debts owed petroleum importers

Gov’t under pressure to pay debts owed petroleum importers

Sources have disclosed to Joy Business that government is set to release some GH?150 million this week to pay importers of petroleum products.Joy Business gathers the amount would…

Customs impounds 51 containers of rosewood

Customs impounds 51 containers of rosewood

The Customs Division of Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), has impounded 51 containers of rosewood which was about to be shipped to India.The exportation, marketing, and movement of rosewood,…

ECG constructs two substations

ECG constructs two substations

The Accra West Region of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has completed two primary substations to augment power supply in the region and its environs.In addition, a…

Sports

Ghana World Cup Commission: GH¢4,483,262 spent on supporters to Brazil

Ghana’s Ministry of Youth and Sports was said to have raised GH¢4,509,635 from corporate entities…

Mario Balotelli transfer: Liverpool set to discuss personal terms after agreeing £16million fee

Mario Balotelli transfer: Liverpool set to discuss personal terms after agreeing £16million fee

The firebrand Italian looks set to join the Reds as a replacement for Luis Suarez…

World Cup Commission hearing:Afriyie-Ankrah breaks down in tears

World Cup Commission hearing:Afriyie-Ankrah breaks down in tears

The Commission of enquiry set up to investigate the Black Stars’ poor performance at the 2014…

9-yr-old boy kills himself with father’s gun

9-yr-old boy kills himself with father’s gun

A nine-year-old boy killed himself Wednesday evening with his father’s gun at Ofankor, a suburb…

No bonus for Princesses despite winning two games

No bonus for Princesses despite winning two games

Players of Ghana U-20 female team, the Black Princesses will not receive any bonus after…

Ministry, Canadian Embassy snub supporters’ petition

Ministry, Canadian Embassy snub supporters’ petition

Ghana supporters are furious over the refusal of officials from the Foreign Affairs Ministry and…

Three policemen arrested for transporting narcotic drugs

Three policemen arrested for transporting narcotic drugs

The Ghana Police Service has arrested Chief Inspector Paul Akpabli of Golokwati Police Station in…


News

Talks to end UTAG strike fails

University students eager to begin the new academic year will have to wait a while longer as discussions to bring their lecturers back to the classroom failed to…

Ghana bans tilapia imports

Ghana has banned, with immediate effect, all tilapia imports, according to Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister Sherry Ayittey.The ban is to help stimulate the local aquaculture industry.Sherry Ayittey believes…

Survivor:Over 40 Ghanaians killed in Libya

Survivor:Over 40 Ghanaians killed in Libya

Patrick Osman, a Ghanaian national who is currently living in Libya reveals to Peacefmonline.com that the situation in the country is worse than images shown on television or…

Accra NPP declare support for Akufo-Addo

Accra NPP declare support for Akufo-Addo

The Greater Accra Region New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) delegates have declared their 100 per cent support for Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in his bid to be the party’s…

Entertainment

FEATURE: Of Sarkodie and Free Press…

The rise of Sarkodie by the Media, the Ghanaian nature of Forgetfulness of Great Achievements, Pride and a Free Press explanation…

Nothing African about these street hoodlums, but…..

There is nothing African about Michael Brown. Sad to say, American Blacks and the young generation of inner-city Blacks are not…

Odododiodioo University: Tema Music Is Dead! Yet Significant

Music they say is the food for the soul. The music industry in Ghana is undoubtedly a very vibrant industry. The…

Science & Technology

AGRIPRO PRESENTS, ACCRA GREEN MARKET 2014, September 5-6

It’s the green zone: Engineering a green revolution.Accra Green Market is a gathering of green initiatives in food, lifestyle, eco-friendly products & services, clean technology, recycling, fashion,…

‘$622m could have produced 622mw of solar energy’

An energy expert and engineer, Mr. Robert Woode says the 622 million dollars used by the government to construct the Bui hydro dam could have been used…

Social

GHANA LOSSES $8.9 BILLION TO FOOD WASTAGE IN 2013

Chefs For Change Ghana Foundation(CFCG) is a non profit food recovery organisation made up of chefs,student,hoteliers, and volunteers that have over the years been advocating towards the…

Nigerian, 2 Ghanaians charged for human trafficking

Two Ghanaian women and a Nigerian who trafficked a two-year old girl, to Nigeria have been remanded into Police custody by a Tarkwa Circuit Court.The victim, Diana…

World News

Egyptian jail causes Al Jazeera journalist to miss birth of son #FREEAJSTAFF

Jailed Al Jazeera journalist Baher Mohammed will become a father again today. His unjust imprisonment has however meant that he will not be at his wife Gehan’s…

WATCH Video:Two indian teenage sisters, 14 and 15, are found hanging from a village mango tree after being gang-raped

A gang of men – including at least one police officer – allegedly raped and killed two teenage sisters in rural India then hung their bodies from…

Africa

Earthquake hits Johannesburg killing 1

A 5.3 earthquake this morning August 5th shook buildings in Johannesburg and surrounding areas.. killing one person and injuring at least 3 people. The tremor which lasted…

Lagos Health Commissioner says Lagos has 8 suspected Ebola cases, 1 confirmed

The Lagos state Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris, today August 5th said there are now eight suspected cases of Ebola in Lagos. These eight are those…