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.
Ghanaian minister resigns over negative comment
The Ghanaian Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, Mr. William Quaido yesterday resigned from President Nana Akufo-Addo’s 110 cabinet.Quaido’s resignation followed spate of public criticism that followed a negative comment he made during a radio programme.....
African leaders and investment in education
It is quite gratifying to hear that African leaders who are not known to be passionate about development issues are suddenly talking about serious investment in education, the only known weapon of competitiveness in the new world.
US strips Ghana lawmakers of visa privileges
Former presidents, lawmakers and senior government officials in Ghana will no longer have special privileges for private travel to the United States, Washington's envoy has said.
Why African leaders must invest in education by Ghanaian President
Stakeholders in African education system have identified lack of political will to invest in education as the bane of development in the continent.
Survivors recount Ghana tree fall tragedy that killed 20
He was swimming with his friends on Sunday afternoon at the popular tourist destination of Kintampo Falls, when a massive tree crashed into the water, crushing everyone around him.
Post-election fiscal crunch is Ghanaian politics as usual
Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo has taken power with ambitious plans to revive once spectacular economic growth, only to discover a $1.6 billion hole in the budget and a deficit twice as high as expected.