First Sky Construction names Oliver Acquah as new CEO

Posted by - March 2, 2021

First Sky Construction Limited, one of Ghana’s leading roads and highway construction firms, has announced the appointment of Oliver Acquah-Techie as its new Chief Executive Officer effective March 1, 2021. Mr. Acquah-Techie is a 36-year old engineer who has worked with First Sky Construction Limited since 2014 when he first joined the company as a

Nigeria is Bitcoin Leader in Africa, Says Paxful

Posted by - December 29, 2020

Recent data from Paxful has revealed that Nigeria leads Africa in peer-to-peer trading in bitcoin, posting monthly volumes of over $66 million in 2020. According to a report, the country is closely followed by Ghana, Kenya, and South Africa respectively. With over 620,000 active Nigerian users on its platform, Paxful in the report disclosed that

Alliance Motor Ghana launches new Land Rover Defender

Posted by - July 30, 2020

Authorised dealers in Jaguar and Land Rover cars in Ghana, Alliance Motor Ghana Limited has unveiled the latest luxury Land Rover Defender model to the Ghanaian market. According to the General Manager Richard Ankomah, despite the hash impact of Covid-19 pandemic on their market sales, they are hopeful activities will pick up as situations normalize.

Ghana elected Vice Chair of UNCITRAL

Posted by - July 14, 2020

Ghana has been elected as the Vice Chairman of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) for 2020- 2021 during the 53rd Session held recently, in New York, USA. UNCITRAL is the core legal body of the United Nations system in the field of International Trade Law. A legal body with universal membership

Mantrac Ghana commits $10,000 to National Covid-19 Trust Fund

Posted by - June 30, 2020

Mantrac Ghana Limited has donated an amount of $10,000 to the National COVID-19 Trust Fund. The cash donation is part of Mantrac Ghana’s total commitment of $40,000 to help the fight against COVID-19 in the country. Head of Human Resources Department of Mantrac Ghana, Kingsley Amoako-Mensah, on behalf of the Board of Directors, Management and

Hollard Introduces first virtual insurance Chatbot in Ghana

Posted by - June 11, 2020

Life insurance company, Hollard Insurance unveils the first virtual insurance chatbot in Ghana with the goal to make insurance more accessible to Ghanaians via popular messaging channels such as WhatsApp. According to the insurance firm, the innovative product, called Hollard ChatInsure is currently hosted on WhatsApp, by an Artificial Intelligence (AI) chatbot, called “Araba Hollard.”

We have stabilized the depreciation of the cedi amid Covid-19, says Bawumia

Posted by - May 25, 2020

The Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says the government has been able to prudently stabilize the Ghana cedi despite the shocks from the Coronavirus pandemic. The pandemic recently resulted in some offshore investors getting out of the country’s bonds, while demand for traditional exports has seen some decline. But despite all these challenges the cedi

Stella Aku Addo- A Model of Probity, Elegance and Leadership

Posted by - May 21, 2020

As the integrity of the procurement unit in particular has been called into question in the past years, and the need to see positive models of fairness and transparency in the procurement practice has become increasingly pressing, Stella Aku Addo, Country Manager at CIPS UK-Ghana has stepped into the spotlight as one fine specimen of

MTN rise in revenue after double-digit growth in Nigeria and Ghana

Posted by - May 15, 2020

Africa’s largest mobile network provider, MTN, announced recently that it had recorded an 11.1percent increase in service revenue after normalising for changes in currency in 21 countries. MTN said the revenue came on the back of double-digit growth in Nigeria and Ghana. Chief executive Rob Shuter said that revenue at its home market of South