Microfinance Customers Accuse DCE of Fraud

[Ghanaian Chronicle] THE MICROFINANCE scam that hit the country in 2015 and 2016 is far from over, as customers of the defunct ComAid Microfinance Company Limited, based in the Upper East Region, have accused the District Chief Executive for Builsa Sou…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] THE MICROFINANCE scam that hit the country in 2015 and 2016 is far from over, as customers of the defunct ComAid Microfinance Company Limited, based in the Upper East Region, have accused the District Chief Executive for Builsa South of defrauding them of millions of Ghana Cedis in the form of investments, savings, daily 'susu' and education funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Diaspora Remittances Drop 7% Despite Incentive

[Financial Gazette] Diaspora remittances into the country dropped nearly seven percent in the first quarter of 2017, despite a three percent central bank incentive, official figures show.

[Financial Gazette] Diaspora remittances into the country dropped nearly seven percent in the first quarter of 2017, despite a three percent central bank incentive, official figures show.

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NIB Wins Big – Supreme Court Overturns U.S.$60 Million Judgement

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Supreme Court (SC) sitting in Accra, yesterday overturned the ruling of the Court of Appeal, which affirmed an earlier one delivered by the High Court also sitting in Accra, which ordered the National Investment Bank (NIB) to pay Dominion Corporate Trustee Limited $60 million. Counsel for the applicant, Tsatsu Tsikata, prayed the court to award his client a cost of GH¢600,000, but the judges settled on GH¢500,000, after listening to the plea of the counsel for the respondent.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Supreme Court (SC) sitting in Accra, yesterday overturned the ruling of the Court of Appeal, which affirmed an earlier one delivered by the High Court also sitting in Accra, which ordered the National Investment Bank (NIB) to pay Dominion Corporate Trustee Limited $60 million. Counsel for the applicant, Tsatsu Tsikata, prayed the court to award his client a cost of GH¢600,000, but the judges settled on GH¢500,000, after listening to the plea of the counsel for the respondent.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

5th Anniversary Edition of Ghana Garden & Flower Show Launched

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Strategic Communications Africa Ltd. (Stratcomm Africa) has held the media launch of the fifth Anniversary edition of the Ghana Garden and Flower Show at the Labadi Beach Hotel.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Strategic Communications Africa Ltd. (Stratcomm Africa) has held the media launch of the fifth Anniversary edition of the Ghana Garden and Flower Show at the Labadi Beach Hotel.

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Surmounting the Obstacles of Sissala East District

[Ghanaian Chronicle] It was the early part of May, a period when many farmers in the three northern regions go about with joy, as the planting season has begun and the dusty north-eastern trade winds are at rest, together with the less hostile sun.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] It was the early part of May, a period when many farmers in the three northern regions go about with joy, as the planting season has begun and the dusty north-eastern trade winds are at rest, together with the less hostile sun.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Be Sensitive to the Plight of Cocoa Farmers – Minority to Govt

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Minority in Parliament has urged the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government to be sensitive to the plight of the Ghanaian cocoa farmer, by halting the sale of fertilisers.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Minority in Parliament has urged the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government to be sensitive to the plight of the Ghanaian cocoa farmer, by halting the sale of fertilisers.

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All States Building At Kejetia to Be Pulled Down

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The controversial All States building at Kejetia in Kumasi is to be demolished to pave way for the construction of Community Facilities (under the Phase II of Kejetia Market Infrastructure) outside of the Kejetia Terminal to enhanc…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The controversial All States building at Kejetia in Kumasi is to be demolished to pave way for the construction of Community Facilities (under the Phase II of Kejetia Market Infrastructure) outside of the Kejetia Terminal to enhance their operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana