Aviation: AIR CÔTE D’IVOIRE ramps up ACCRA Ghana flights to 11 per week

Air accra route for air cote flights

One of West Africa’s leading airline, Air Cote D’Ivoire is poised to deepen its operation on the Abidjan-Accra route as it increases its schedule to 11 flights per week. According to the airline, it is also increasing its flight frequencies to several destinations in West and Central Africa in order to ensure that it broadens it reach along the West […]

Read more

Africa: Landlord found dead in tenant’s room after sex

A landlord has been found dead in a female tenant’s room at Shalom estate near Adenta in Accra after the two allegedly had sex, a police report has said. Twenty-four-year-old Cynthia Nubuor is being held by the Adenta Police command over the matter. In a statement to the Police, Ms. Nubuor said she left the deceased, Achi Ogu, who is […]

Read more

Africa: Remove VAT to grow Aviation in Ghana, Airlines ask

Players in Ghana’s domestic aviation sector have renewed their call on government to withdraw the 17.5 per cent Value Added Tax (VAT) imposed on domestic air fares two years ago. According to them, the introduction of the tax has led to a 40 per cent drop in patronage of flight services across all routes. “The market has shrunk so much […]

Read more

SAHCOL to bid for two Airports in Nigeria’s Aviation Sector

…to expand operations in Liberia, Ghana By Friday Nwosu As Nigeria’s government plan to concession for of its major airports in the country to private enterprise, Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL), a major player in grand handling operation in the industry as indicted its interest to bid for two of the airports to be privatized by the government. Chike […]

Read more

AWA COO joins Aviation panel at Accra Weizo

The Chief Operating Officer for Africa World Airlines the leading Airline in Ghana and one of the leading Airlines in Ghana Capt. Samuel Thompson will be joining the Chief Executive Officers of the leading Airlines in West Africa ASKY, ARIK and AERO who have earlier confirmed participation at the event scheduled for the 15th of July in Accra Ghana. They […]

Read more

Ghanaian ‘Rots’ Over Juju Rituals

A 22-year-old man, Eric Boakye, who lives at Asokore, a suburb of Koforidua, is decomposing on a daily basis for allegedly using his one-and-half-year-old son for money rituals. DAILY GUIDE gathered that Eric Boakye had two kids. For three years he worked in Accra as a washing bay attendant but last year December he returned to his family house at […]

Read more

Medview to Use Accra for Hub Service

By Chinedu Eze Medview Airline has said it will expand its operations to more West African destinations, using Accra as operational base. The airline made this known at the weekend in Ghana’s capital when it interacted with travel agents who became elated when the airline offered them five per cent and nine per cent as commission on tickets sold. According […]

Read more

Ghana’s visa on arrival policy will boost tourism-Minister

The Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Elizabeth Ofosu-Adjare has described government’s decision to issue visa on arrival to citizens of the African Union (AU) as an opportunity to boost investments in the country. Ghana is to start issuing visa on arrival to citizens of all 54 AU member countries from July 2016. President John Mahama disclosed this during […]

Read more

Biafra Independence to Feature in Ghana Conference

By EmekaOkonkwo THE Biafra Nations Youth League (BNYL) has called for unity among all the organisations advocating for the independence of the region. The call comes ahead of the All Biafra Conference initiated by the Organisation of Emerging African States, scheduled for Ghana on May 27. Aghaulor Godspower, Public Relations Officer of BNYL, confirmed they had received an invitation and […]

Read more

GRA Intercepts $18m Gold Bullion At KIA, Ghana

A gold bullion weighing 480 kilogramme valued at $18 million and bound for India and Dubai was at the weekend intercepted at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) by the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). The bullion was discovered among some 12 boxes being arranged for export to the afore-mentioned destinations by two Indian firms and three Ghanaian […]

Read more
1 2 3 4 5