The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA), last Thursday held an export financing forum in Accra at which ways of bridging the financing gap between banks and micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) were discussed.
A cocktail of cultural performances that included music, dance and drama proved a fitting tribute to the revered Emeritus Professor Joseph Hansen Kwabena Nketia, as the National Theatre of Ghana honoured the late pillar of African Studies in Accra last Friday.
The Ghana Registered Midwives Association (GRMA) has appealed to the government and other stakeholders in the health sector to ensure equity in the distribution of health infrastructure, basic social amenities and logistics, particularly, in deprived areas where midwives work to better the lives of rural women and children.
There has been an increase in deaths from snakebites in the Kwahu Afram Plains in the Eastern Region because victims are resorting to the use of local concoctions, including a ‘black stone’ which they believe, sucks the venom from a reptile bite when placed on the wound.
Four out of 16 firms that expressed interest in the Ghana-Burkina Faso interconnectivity railway project between the port of Tema and Ouagadougou have successfully submitted their qualification documents.
Muramura, a predominantly farming community near Juaso in the Ashanti Region has been thrown into a state of mourning following the murder of a pregnant woman by a man, who the police said was mentally ill.
There was excitement at Donkorkrom, the capital of the Kwahu Afram Plains North District in the Eastern Region, last Saturday when the Most Reverend John Alphonse Asiedu was ordained a Catholic Bishop and also installed as the Apostolic Vicar of the Donkorkrom Vicariate of the church.
Policy think tank, IMANI Africa, has apologised “unreservedly” to the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), Dr K. K. Sarpong, and Fueltrade Limited, a mid and upstream petroleum company, for “injurious statements” made against them on April 25, this year.