Africa: Chinese engineering firm takes charge of US$ 1.5 billion port expansion project in Ghana

President John Dramani Mahama, of Ghana who performed the commissioning ceremony, was hopeful the project would position the Tema port as one of the leading ports in turn-around time and capacity in Africa. “Government’s vision has been to position the ports of Ghana as the trade and investment gateway to the West African sub-region. I have never hidden my vision […]

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Aviation: Ghana’s $250million New Airport Terminal will Support a new national airlines Says chief of staff

President John Dramani Mahama is keen to ensure that the aviation sector grows efficiently with adequate expansion of physical infrastructure and soft skills. He said it was Government policies to put in place a multi-tiered model of growth in infrastructure and quality services, such as the expansion, upgrading and building of the country’s airport to boost the sector. Mr Debrah […]

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ECOWAS to ban wearing of Hijab

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has initiated moves to ban the wearing of full-faced veils in member states, in a bid to check activities of terrorist groups. In a communiqué issued at the end of the 48th Ordinary Session of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government in Abuja, Nigeria last Thursday, the regional bloc directed member states […]

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Ho airport to boost tourism in Ghana

By Dominick Andoh The contruction of a regional airport at Ho, capital of the Volta Region, is expected to boost tourism in a region endowed with so many tourists attraction. The potential of the region to attract a large number of in-country and foreign tourists is not in doubt. Perhaps after the Central Region, it is the second-most endowed region […]

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