Following Demonstrations, Kenyan President Ruto Slashes The First Lady’s Office Budget And Dissolves 47 Agencies

Following widespread protests, President William Ruto took a bold decision on Friday and eliminated the funding for Kenya’s first and second ladies’ offices. This was revealed by Mr. Ruto on Friday during a live broadcast. Additionally, he suspended officials’ non-essential travel and abolished 47 agencies. “The number of advisors in government by 50% immediately,” stated…

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Mahama Ayariga Holds The Bank Of Ghana Accountable For Write-Offs By The Government And Others

Mahama Ayariga, the member of parliament for Bawku Central, has requested that the Bank of Ghana furnish particular information in accordance with the Right to Information (RTI) Act. In accordance with Dr. Cassiel Ato Forson, the Minority Leader, Mr. Ayariga has formally requested specific details. The status of the write-offs made in relation to the…

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Concerns About SSNIT Prompt Organized Labor To Request An Urgent Meeting With Akufo-Addo.

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been invited by Organized Labor to a meeting to address urgent concerns regarding the Social Security and National Insurance Trust’s (SSNIT) activities. Organized Labor has expressed serious concerns in light of recent studies showing SSNIT’s estimated incapacity to pay pensions past 2026 and its decision to sell off shares…

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The CEO Of Mobile Money Limited Promotes More Trust To Spur Financial Innovation.

In order to support financial innovation and economic progress, Mobile Money Limited Ghana’s Chief Executive Officer, Shaibu Haruna, has emphasized the significance of developing stronger relationships and trust between banks, fintech’s, and mobile money providers. He refuted common assumptions by highlighting the historical cooperation between banks, Fintech’s, and mobile money providers and emphasizing how important…

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Trade Corridors And The Ghana Shippers’ Authority Collaborate To Improve Transit Trade.

The volume of transit trade along Ghana’s transit corridors has recently decreased, which emphasizes the necessity for proactive efforts to address the underlying causes of this trend. Data from the Ghana Ports and Harbors Authority (GPHA) for the year 2023 shows different patterns of cargo traffic along Ghana’s transit corridors. There was a minor increase…

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Dr. Bawumia To Small-Scale Miners: “My Objective Is To Turn You Into Multimillionaires And Millionaires.”

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has pledged, should he win the upcoming general elections on December 7, 2024, to make significant improvements to the mining industry that will benefit Ghanaians more. Dr. Bawumia claims that small-scale Ghanaian miners will receive the majority of mining concessions in Ghana during his…

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