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News Ghana: Q&A: The reality of free education for all in Ghana

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/qa-reality-free-education-ghana-180219070207774.html
Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Since gaining independence in 1957, Ghana has focused on improving access to education and achieving universal enrolment. Primary education became free in 1961 and the 1980s saw major reforms swept through the education system, including restructuring ...

News Ghana: 'We were a bit better than Ghana' - Dennerby pleased despite Nigeria loss

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/apos-were-bit-better-ghana-192132349.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Nigeria women coach Thomas Dennerby says he is satisfied with his side's impressive display, insisting that they were a bit better than Ghana despite Thursday’s semi-final loss. Alice Ogebe's first-half header fired the Super Falcons ahead but Faustina ...

News Ghana: Ghana Risks the Anger of 800,000 Cocoa Farmers

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-23/ghana-risks-800-000-cocoa-farmers-ire-with-subsidies-set-to-end
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The government of President Nana Akufo-Addo in Ghana will struggle to sidestep one of its most difficult decisions since coming to power a year ago: telling a crucial constituency to accept a pay cut. The New Patriotic Party-led government has little ...

News Ghana: Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo Says Africa Can Support Itself

News channel or source: https://newsblaze.com/people/business-people/ghana-president-nana-akufo-addo-says-africa-can-support-itself_126369/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

After assuming office since January 2017 as the current leader of Ghana, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been making a name in the international arena for his idealistic views on the future of his country and for the whole African continent.

News Ghana: MTN Aims To Raise $960M With Ghana And Nigeria Stock Exchange Listing

News channel or source: https://afkinsider.com/142064/mtn-aims-to-raise-1bn-with-ghana-and-nigeria-stock-exchange-listing/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Mobile operator MTN listing in Ghana and Nigeria. Photo: timeslive.co.za South African mobile operator MTN is set to list on the Ghana and Nigeria stock exchanges later this year, and the company is expecting to raise around $960 million as a result.

News Ghana: Ghana seeks solutions to power woes for economic growth

News channel or source: http://www.theafricareport.com/West-Africa/ghana-power-madness.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Ghana’s lights are back on, but the chaos is not over. President Akufo-Addo’s government must address a legacy of emergency power plant commissions and costly over-production if it is to embrace the opportunities for growth A year into his presidency ...

News Ghana: Obstacles now cleared for Ghana Premier League new season

News channel or source: https://uk.sports.yahoo.com/news/obstacles-now-cleared-ghana-premier-144726314.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

It all went down in a dramatic fashion, from a court hearing the Ghana Football Association held an impromptu Ordinary Congress and announced a new date for the start of the Premier League – all on the same day. It was such a blockbuster. But how did it ...

News Ghana: Ghana's 91-day bill yield unchanged at 13.34 pct

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/commoditiesNews/idAFL8N1QD59C
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

ACCRA, Feb 23 (Reuters) - The Bank of Ghana said the yield on its weekly 91-day bill was near unchanged at 13.3476 percent at an auction on Friday, from 13.3412 percent at the last sale on Feb. 16. The bank said it had accepted all 473.06 million cedis ($ ...

News Ghana: Skeleton competitor from Ghana makes Olympic history

News channel or source: http://wric.com/2018/02/21/skeleton-competitor-from-ghana-makes-olympic-history/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (WCMH) — History was made last Thursday ...

News Ghana: Aker Energy aiming for fasttrack production from deepwater Ghana block

News channel or source: http://www.offshore-mag.com/articles/2018/02/aker-energy-aiming-for-fasttrack-production-from-deepwater-ghana-block.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

OSLO, Norway – Aker Energy, a new joint venture between Aker ASA and TRG, has an agreement to acquire Hess’ 50% interest in the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points (DWT/CTP) block in the Tano basin offshore Ghana. Total cash consideration for the ...