Perennial rivals, Ghana, Nigeria clash today as WAFU Cup enters semifinals
Today in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, the Black Queens will attempt to have one over the Super Falcons in the second semifinal of the maiden WAFU Cup.
Ghana president says 'no reason' to return to IMF
Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Thursday hailed the country's economic recovery and said he saw "no reason" to seek further help from the International Monetary Fund.
JPMorgan plans expansion into Ghana and Kenya
JPMorgan Chase & Co plans to expand its African presence into countries including Ghana and Kenya, Chief Executive Jamie Dimon said in an interview on Wednesday. “You’ll see us open in some countries we are not in, in Africa you’ll be hearing about some of that stuff,” Dimon told Bloomberg Television on the sidelines of…
People With Dreads, Stretch Marks, Bleached Skin Disqualified From Ghana's Immigration Recruit Process
Things just got real in Ghana. Ghana's Immigration Service has declared that anyone with stretch marks, bleached skin and surgery cuts will be disqualified from its recruit process. The spokesman of the service, Michael Amoako-Attah, told BBC that this measure was taken to ensure the safety of recruits. He said, If you have bleached skin or surgical marks…
Nigeria beats Ghana 8-1, wins AfriGlobal Unity Skate Soccer Cup
Nigeria came from a goal down to beat Ghana 8-1 in the reverse fixture of the AfriGlobal Unity Skate Soccer Cup held at the Agege Stadium, Lagos at the weekend. Ghana had beaten Nigeria 3-2 in the first leg of the competition organised by International Federal for Skate Soccer (IFSS) and co-sponsored by AfriGlobal Group…
Matthew Mensah: The City I'm In
Matthew Mensah, who recently won the South African GQ Best Dressed Man of 2017 Award, is a Ghanian-Danish humanitarian who lived in Lagos for 10 years. As the CEO of Health PR and a philanthropist, Mensah is always killing it on his Instagram page in his fancy suits for the work he does in Johannesburg,…
Africans must move beyond aid, not be ‘beggars of the world’, says Akufo-Addo
Africa should move beyond aid handouts that have failed to bring growth and prosperity and move to an era of mutual respect with Western countries, President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana said.
Ghana budgets $13.9bn in 2018
The Ghanaian government plans to spend 13.9 billion dollars (62 billion Ghana cedis) in the 2018 fiscal year, the country’s finance minister said on Wednesday.
Ghana vows improved safety to stop gas fires, blasts
Ghana's government has promised the immediate closure of high-risk fuel stations after a tanker carrying natural gas caught fire and caused an explosion that killed seven.
Ghanaian villagers profit from monkey business
The villagers of Tafi Atome, in Ghana's Volta Region, grew up listening to tales of their spiritual links to the 1,000 or so mona monkeys that inhabit the surrounding lush forest.