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Ghana , Monday 24 September 2018

News Ghana: Ghana secures US$1.3 billion to purchase next season’s cocoa

News source: https://www.newsghana.com.gh/ghana-secures-us1-3-billion-to-purchase-next-seasons-cocoa/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Ghana secured a financing facility of 1.3 billion US dollars from a group of international banks for buying of cocoa beans in the coming 2018/2019 crop season, the media were told here on Thursday. Th...

News Ghana: Ghana to play at 2018 World Chess Olympiad

News source: https://www.ghanabusinessnews.com/2018/09/24/ghana-to-play-at-2018-world-chess-olympiad/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

The National chess team of Ghana (Golden Knights), are set to participate in the 43rd Chess Olympiad scheduled to take place in Batumi, Georgia this year. The biennial event fixed for Saturday, Septem...

News Ghana: Thank you Ghana for uniting behind Busumuru Kofi Annan's funeral

News source: https://www.myjoyonline.com/opinion/2018/September-24th/thank-you-ghana-for-uniting-behind-busumuru-kofi-annans-funeral.php
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Three days of mourning with all flags flying at half-mast was a true befitting send off for our beloved Busumuru Kofi Annan. The President, Nana Akufo-Addo, the government and the people of Ghana show...

News Ghana: Ghana flooding kills 34 during heavy rains

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/ghana-flooding-kills-34-during-heavy-rains-201742049.html
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

At least 34 people have died in northern Ghana during flooding caused by heavy rains and waters spilling from a dam in neighbouring Burkina Faso, relief agency officials said Thursday. Bagre Dam is lo...

News Ghana: Turkey desires to partner Ghana to run proposed national airline

News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/Turkey-desires-to-partner-Ghana-to-run-proposed-national-airline-687213
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

The Turkish Government has expressed interest in partnering the Government of Ghana towards the operation of the proposed national airline. The Turkish Ambassador to Ghana, Madam Nesrin Bayazit, made ...

News Ghana: Ghana: Women struggle to secure land rights

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/world/ghana-women-struggle-to-secure-land-rights/ar-AAAwoBo
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

In the small rural community of Bagliga in northern Ghana, a crowd of angry women march towards the chief's palace. They're demanding better access to land. It's a rare sight in this part of the count...

News Ghana: Ghana Robotics Academy competition starts September 28

News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/Ghana-Robotics-Academy-competition-starts-September-28-687149
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

The Ghana Robotics Academy Foundation (GRAF) has released the competition calendar for the Robotics Inspired Science Education (RISE) competition for students in Senior High Schools and Colleges which ...

News Ghana: Ghana’s debt stock hits GHS159.4bn

News source: http://businessdayghana.com/ghanas-debt-stock-hits-ghs159-4bn/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Ghana’s public debt stock is now GHS159.4 billion as of 30 August 2018, according to the Bank of Ghana’s September summary of Economic and Financial data. Per the data, the debt stock rose by GHS5.1 b...

News Ghana: Ghana youngster Thomas Agyepong happy to be playing and enjoying his football at Hibernian

News source: https://ghanasoccernet.com/ghana-youngster-thomas-agyepong-happy-to-be-playing-and-enjoying-his-football-at-hibernian
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Ghana winger Thomas Agyepong has expressed excitement after scoring his debut goal for Scottish side Hibernian in their 3-0 victory over Dundee United on Saturday. The Black Stars winger ...

News Ghana: “Ghana Beyond Aid” conference held in Bolgatanga

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/e2-80-9cghana-beyond-aid-e2-80-9d-conference-held-in-bolgatanga/ar-AAAw0wo
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Bolgatanga, Sept. 23,GNA – A two-day development forum has been organized in Bolgatanga to givemulti-stakeholders the opportunity to appreciate northern Ghana’s developmentin light of the President’s ...

News Ghana: Ghana To Deport 72 Nigerian Ladies

News source: http://saharareporters.com/2018/09/24/ghana-deport-72-nigerian-ladies​
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

The ladies arrested alongside eight Ghanaians and a Togolese, last week, during an operation in some brothels and hotels at Madina, an Accra suburb, allegedly entered the country illegally and had ...

News Ghana: Ghana’s economy keeps growing strong in sub-Saharan Africa – Dr Damba

News source: https://www.ghanabusinessnews.com/2018/09/23/ghanas-economy-keeps-growing-strong-in-sub-saharan-africa-dr-damba/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Dr Osman Tahidu Damba, a Lecturer, at the Faculty of Agribusiness and Communication Sciences, University for Development Studies (UDS), has said Ghana is one of the emerging economies in sub-Saharan A...