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,…
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.
'Kevin' was a birth certificate mistake - Boateng
Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has revealed that he dislikes his colourful first name because of a small mistake on the birth certificate which stopped him being called Kelvin-Prince.
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.
Partey hat-trick helps Ghana thrash Congo
Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey scored a hat-trick as Ghana hammered Congo 5-1 in Brazzaville Tuesday to keep alive their slim 2018 World Cup qualification hopes.