BUSINESS

New Album: Stiny Leo – Life After Pac

  There isn’t any back handshaking, the reason for the noise has finally arrived. One of the most expensive upcoming artists in the Ghanaian Music Industry Stiny Leo has kept to his words following scheduled released date of his EP ”Life After Pac” which was also premiered on 26th December …

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CID boss Maame Tiwaa sacked, Ken Yeboah takes over

The Director-General of the Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID), Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah, has been relieved of her post in a major shakeup at the top hierarchy of Ghana’s Police administration She has been moved to head the Police Welfare Department as the Director-General while Commissioner of Police Isaac Ken …

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Takoradi port traffic grows, report shows

Imports at a port The Takoradi Port this year recorded a total port traffic of 9.9 million metric tons as against 8.2 million metric tons last year, representing 21 per cent increase in total port traffic. It also recorded a rise of 2.2 million metric tons in exports, representing a …

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Road contractors give gov’t up to January 1 to pay arrears

File photo Road Contractors have given government an ultimatum to pay arrears owed them before 1st January 2020 or face their wrath. They have accused government of not fulfilling earlier promises to pay them. The contractors say all attempts to get the government to pay them their outstanding arrears have …

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SSNIT to end 25% lump sum payments by December 31

Dr John Ofori-Tenkorang, SSNIT boss The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) will end the 25 per cent lump sum payment by the end of 31st December, 2019. As provided by Act 766, SSNIT will be paying passed credit with effect from 1st January 2020 in addition to its …

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50 MARKETING TIPS FROM NKONSONSTUDIO TO ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS

Are you looking for ideas on how you can market yourself, your photography, and your business?  Look no further. These tips below will give you plenty of ideas on how to grow your business. Remember, just as with photography, you need to find the marketing techniques that fit your style.  …

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West Africa renames single currency but pegged to Euro

File photo Eight West African states make a historic reform as countries have agreed to name Eco as its common currency and cut the CFA franc’ link. The CFA franc was initially pegged to the French franc and has been linked to the euro for about two decades. “This is …

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Let’s see the business side of agriculture – Best Farmer

File photo Mrs. Marian Ofori Twumasi, the Bibiani–Anhwiaso-Bekwai Municipal Best Youth Farmer for 2019, has challenged Ghanaians, especially the youth, to see agriculture as “a very serious and lucrative business,” worth pursuing. She said it was time Ghanaians changed their negative perception about agriculture as the preserve of the uneducated, …

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NKONSON PHOTOGRAPHY

Description Services: Weddings – Many couples annually entrust their special wedding day memories to NKONSON PHOTOGRAPHY. Portraits – Families, Couples and Individuals, Sporting Groups and Clubs, indoor or outdoor at our studio or ‘On Location’. Business and Corporate clients are welcome. Commercial – Product shoots for brochures, catalogues and flyers, …

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Traders hopeful of higher sales this Christmas

File photo Some traders in Christmas-related products at the Makola Market in Accra have said they anticipate better sales this season as their sales are picking up at a steady pace. Customers, they said, were very much motivated by discount sales, therefore, traders offering such deals were likely to reap …

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Meet the woman leading an all-female truck driving logistics company

Payin Marfo with some of her team membebers. Pic Credit:ladybirdlogistics.com Felicia Payin Marfo is leading an all-women truck driving logistics company in Ghana believed to be ‘the first company globally to employ only female drivers’. The transport sector is a big employer in Ghana highly dominated by men, but Ladybird …

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Amasaman SHS form 1 girl sekz tape goes viral (video)

A video of an SHS form 1 girl in Amasaman Senior High school in Pokuase and yet to be identified boyfriend chopping each other down like nobody’s business. What is surprising is that they allowed themselves to be recorded by a third party who was also commenting on how they …

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Pay us now or we vote you out – Customers of collapsed fin. firms

Some of the customers Some customers of the collapsed savings and loans companies and other microfinance institutions (MFIs) have threatened to vote against the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) if their locked-up deposits are not paid before the 7 December 2020 general elections. The affected customers say life has become …

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Jospong calls for European investment in Ghana’s private sector

Executive Chairman of the Jospong Group of Companies has reiterated his call for a sustainable Plan for the development of Africa that is backed by “massive” private sector investment. Dr. Joseph Siaw Agyepong stressed that “private sector participation in EU-Africa relations is an assured way to foster development on the …

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Bumper first harvest in the offing – Deputy Minister

The Deputy Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture and New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Ekumfi, Francis Ato Cudjoe, has promised bumper production of fish in the coming seasons as a result of pragmatic policies put in place by the government to boost the fisheries industry. The deputy …

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No more upfront CST deductions starting November 26 – Vodafone CEO

  Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Ghana has revealed that her company will from November 26 halt the upfront deduction of Communication Service Tax (CST) from airtime top-up. Patricia Obo-Nai stated that customers will henceforth receive the exact amount of airtime they purchase, unlike how their top-up balance currently reflects …

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470MW Powership Osman Khan commences power production on natural gas

Karpowership Ghana’s 470MW Karadeniz Powership Osman Khan currently located in Sekondi has commenced power production utilising the country’s indigenous natural gas from the Western region. In August this year, the Powership departed from the Tema Fishing Harbor to berth at its new location within the Sekondi Naval Base. The 470-megawatt …

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Manna Height Hotel closedown over GHS301,504.40 tax arrears

The Ghana Revenue Authority in Cape Coast has closedown Manna Height Hotel at Mankessim in the Central region. The Manna Height Hotel, a taxpayer of the Cape Coast Medium Taxpayer Office, according to the GRA, has been indebted to the state since 2013. This came to light after an audit. …

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