Talk tax cut improves business cost competitiveness

The four per cent reduction in the Communications Service Tax (CST) from nine per cent to five per cent which took effect on Tuesday, September 15, has had an immediate positive effect on the cost competitiveness of many businesses in Ghana, entrepreneurs and corporate executives alike are claiming. Entrepreneurs and corporate executives alike have welcomed […]

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My puppy resembles Strongman – Medikal makes shocking statement

Medikal is looking for another trouble! The AMG Beyond Kontrol rapper, Medikal may incur the wrath of Strongman if he doesn’t mind his utterances. He made a shocking statement after he appeared on Okay FM’s ‘Ekwanso Dwoodwoo’ program hosted by Abeiku Santana. The popular rapper went to the studio with his puppy and the comment […]

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We’ll vote against NDC over Okada promise – Committed Drivers

The Committed Drivers Association says they will not support any presidential candidate who promises to license Okada. It comes after NDC presidential candidate former President John Mahama to legalise the operations of the motto transport operations. Addressing the press in Accra, an Executive Member of the Committed Driver Association, Mr Anane Frimpong who’s a retired […]

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MacThorr Releases ‘Alright Feelings’ off His Upcoming WishList ep

MacThorr is an artist who has been making waves with his phenomenal singing style and rap music.  In an interview with TheGhNews, MacThorr noted that “Many have lost hope in search of love but I am here to assure you that don’t give up cos you will find one.  Feelings off MacThorr’s upcoming ep is […]

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Some of us are still virgins – Emelia Brobbey

Ghanaian actress, Emelia Brobbey has said actresses are not bad as some people presume. Speaking in an interview with B Ice on Kumasi-based Agyenkwa FM which was monitored by Zionfelix.net, the popular actress defended her colleagues in the industry. She revealed that some have good morals and they are not immoral as some people think […]

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Ghana plans $500 million London listing of gold royalty fund – sources

Agyapa Royalties, a government-backed fund that holds equity interests including mining royalties in the state’s gold assets, has hired Bank of America BAC.N and JPMorgan JPM.N to pursue an initial public offering (IPO) on the London Stock Exchange this year, the sources said. Royalties are payments that give the owner the right to receive a […]

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Irregularities cited in US$150 coronavirus test at Kotoka Airport

The Herald, has landed reports from the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) in Accra, painting a bad picture about the US$150 per a person COVID-19 testing of travellers arriving in Ghana by the private company; Frontier Healthcare. The issues range from illegal operations, extortion, lack of staff, tax avoidance among others, some of which the policy […]

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No nurses at major hospitals in Accra

There are no Nurses at major hospitals in the Greater Accra Metropolis, the Ghana News Agency’s (GNA) investigation at the facilities on Monday has revealed. At the time of the visit, the GNA observed that only doctors were attending to patients, at facilities including; Accra Ridge hospital, Korle-Bu Teaching hospital and Adabraka Polyclinic. A source […]

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Morning shows in Ghana reverse journalism – Mikki Osei Berko

Veteran movie actor and broadcast journalist, Mikki Osei Berko, also known as Master Richard, has described the format of morning show programmes in the country as reverse journalism. He said hosts of socio-political morning shows on the various media platforms rely largely on newspaper stories for their programmes and it is not the way to […]

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