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(Pictures)NLA Trains NABCO Recruits on E-kiosk Assembling Technology

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     The National Lottery Authority (NLA) in collaboration with the Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) Secretariat and overseas experts have offered training services to about 36 NABCO Recruits at the premises of NLA on technology transfer and assembling procedures for the solar-powered E-Kiosks.     The …

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BoG bans pricing in foreign currencies

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah       The financial sector regulator, Bank of Ghana (BoG), has prohibited the pricing, advertising and receipt or payment for goods and services that are contracted locally in any foreign currency. In a release issued and signed by Alethea Godson-Amamoo on behalf of the Secretary …

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Accra-Tema flat train fare reviewed, reduced to ¢3 – Joe Ghartey

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     The Minister of Railways Development has disclosed that the Accra-Tema flat train rate has been reviewed ending with a reduced from ¢5 to ¢3. Joe Ghartey told the press Wednesday that, the move is to increase patronage of the train service. According to him, patronage …

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NLA Support Government to Construct Military Sports Complex in Tamale

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     The historic collaborative agreement signed between the National Lottery Authority and Veterans Administration, Ghana has started producing positive and healthy results towards the socio-economic development and financial empowerment of the Veterans and Soldiers. The Ministry of Defense together with Vice-President and Director-General of National Lottery …

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GRA Partners NLA in Revenue Mobilization and Jobs Creation

    By:brightwebtv.com/Martin Awuku The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) and National Lottery Authority (NLA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in pursuant to Section 5 of the Revenue Administration Act, 2016(Act 915) aimed at improving the revenue mobilization for the Consolidated Fund and national development. This collaboration between GRA and …

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PDS announces more power outages to begin April 11

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah         Discount on your flight to the US or EuropeBook via this link and receive US$ 50 discount! By order of the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo), the Power Distribution Services (PDS) Ghana Ltd. will cut off power in parts of the country. The request was …

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Bank of Ghana to print upgraded cedi notes in May

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah       “The Bank therefore entreats the public to know the cedi and keep it clean,” said the central bank in a statement. Expect new money from the Bank of Ghana, which has just announced that it will issue upgraded banknotes beginning in May. In …

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Uber suspend driver who allegedly stabbed passenger

    By:brightwebtv.com/Nana asare barimah       The transport company, Uber has indefinitely suspended one of its drivers who is said to have stabbed his passenger over the cost of transportation. The driver allegedly stabbed the passenger, Daniel Asiamah, on his left hand as the two got into a …

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NLA cautions public against lotto fraudsters

  By:brightwebtv.com/Nana asare barimah       The National Lottery Authority (NLA) wishes to caution the general public against the activities and operations of Lotto Fraudsters, Social Media Miscreants and illegal Lotto Operators and Agents. *Activities and Operations of the Fraudsters and Miscreants* These fraudsters and social media miscreants are …

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Cedi struggles: We need to focus on structural fundamentals – Nana Addo

  By:brightwebtv.com /Martin awuku President Nana Akufo-Addo has called for broadening of the discussions on the struggling cedi which he previously said has left him “extremely upset and anxious”.       Speaking at a meeting with the leadership of the Ghana Bar Association, President Akufo-Addo said the focus should be turned …

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PDS to shed load for 10-hours each day till March 19

  Source:brightwebtv.com/Martin awuku Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has written to the Power Distribution Service (PDS) to request for load shedding from 8.00hrs to 18.00hrs each day on affected PDS MV/LV lines. The request for load shedding on PDS MV/LV lines was necessary due to the diversion of 330KV Aboadze-Volta …

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Power to be normalized within five days – Amewu

By:brightwebtv.com/ Martin awuku   Ghanaians will have to endure the recent power outages for five more days. This is according to the Minister of Energy, Peter Amewu who blamed the recent outages on technical challenges and the construction of an interchange at Pokuase in Accra.       Many parts …

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Five companies to start Cylinder Recirculation Model – NPA

  By:brightwebtv.com/ Martin awuku The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has licensed five LPG marketing Companies to undertake the Cylinder Recirculation Model. The policy is expected to be rolled out before the end of the year.   The marketing companies under the Cylinder Recirculation Model will be responsible for the distribution …

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Prez Akufo-Addo should stop mocking us over NAM 1 – Menzgold customers

  By:brightwebtv.com/Martin awuku   Aggrieved customers of collapsed gold dealership firm Menzgold have expressed anger over what they say is President Akufo-Addo’s attempt to ridicule them over their lost investment.   It comes after the President mentioned the Menzgold Chief Executive Nana Appiah Mensah in a speech while acknowledging outstanding …

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Civil Aviation Amendment bill passed to make Ghana ICAO compliant

    By:brightwebtv.com/Martin awuku   Parliament has passed into law an amendment of the Ghana Civil Aviation Act to further improve safety and strengthen security in the aviation industry.     The amendment is to ensure that Ghana is ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) compliant. According to Joseph Kofi Adda, the Aviation …

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Fuel prices up; cross GHc5 mark

  By:brightwebtv.com /Martin awuku Prices of Petrol and Diesel have gone up beyond GHc 5 at some fuel stations in the country.     Checks at two of the major Oil Marketing Companies, Total and Shell showed a 24 pesewa increase in the prices of both Diesel and Petrol. Both …

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Seven groups demonstrate against luxury vehicle tax

  By:brightwebtv.com/Martin awuku   Seven Associations including the Vehicle and Asset Dealers Association on Thursday embarked on a demonstration to protest the luxury vehicle levy.   Members of the associations presented a petition to the Ministry of Finance. The levy was introduced during the 2018 midyear budget review, and it …

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Customers of Gold Coast Fund Management besiege offices for their money

    By:brightwebtv.com/Martin awuku Aggrieved customers of Gold Coast Fund Management say they are losing patience with the way fund managers continue to treat them over their investments.     The customers complain that they have not been able to access their investment sinceSeptember 2018. According to them, officials of the …

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Good news for defunct DKM customers yet to receive funds

    By:brightwebtv.com/bright awuku The Registrar-General, the Official Liquidator for defunct Diamond Microfinance Limited, DKM, has asked depositors to collect their payments from selected GCB Bank branches by May 31, 2019 or forfeit their monies.   In a public notice, the Liquidator said depositors who filed cases in court against …

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GCFM GIVES GOVERNMENT 5 DAYS ULTIMATUM OVER LOCKED INVESTMENT.

  By:brightwebtv.com/Martin Awuku The Coalition of aggrieved customers of Gold Coast Fund Management (GCFM) in the Ashanti region have given the government of Ghana a 5 day ultimatum , threatened demonstration over their locked up investment .   Addressing a press conference today Moday 18th February 2019 at the Kumasi …

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A/R , KEJETIA TRADERS PLAYING HIDE AND SEEK WITH KMA TASKFORCE

  By:brightwebtv.com/bright Agyapong A week after KMA opens all the roads surrounding Kumasi Kejetia project to ease traffic congestion in the Kumasi business center ,traders who were operating around the project were forced to vacate to other satlite makerts in the metropolise, but it seems the traders are playing hide …

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233 communities to benefit from grid expansion in Ashanti Region

  By:brightwebtv.com/Martin Awuku. A total of 233 communities in the Ashanti Region will benefit from a grid expansion project being undertaken by the Electricity Company Ghana (ECG).   The expansion scheme, which is expected to enhance distribution of electric power in settlements which has seen an increase in population growth, …

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KMA opens Kejetia roads to traffic

  By:brightwebtv.com/Martin Awuku The Kejetia roads which were reconstructed under the redevelopment project have been opened to the public.     The market is yet to be opened. According to the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA), the stakeholders are still discussing the allocation process. Traders have on several occasions called on the …

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