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Utility companies propose 0% increase in efficiency

Utility companies propose 0% increase in efficiency

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) and the Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) have both called for a 0% increase in the efficient delivery of services for the rest of the year. The proposal was announced at a public hearing organised by the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) to explore how far the two utility companies can…

Bawumia donates copies of ‘Data Entry for Dummies’ to AfDB and GSS

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has donated hundreds of copies of Data Entry for Dummies to the management and staff of African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) in an effort to help improve data entry skills within the two institutions. The donation comes just a day after both institutions admitted to posting…

UK company to improve energy situation in Ghana with turbines powered by hot air

Just a week after being hit with the harrowing news of intensified load shedding warning of power cuts lasting up to 24 hours, Ghanaians can now afford to smile and start singing hallelujah because there seems to be an end in sight for the nation’s chronic energy problem. A British energy company has reportedly come…

This is the Last Time says John

Addressing party faithfuls on the runway of the Kotoka International Airport on Friday, President Mahama expressed his hope that this round of talks with the IMF would be the last time that Ghana was turning to the organization for a bailout. He stressed that the government will tighten its fiscal policies to avoid the financial…

A foolproof format for successful prophecies  by TB Duncan-Judas

The founder and CEO of Holy Gospel Anointed Mountain Of Abundant Faith and Blessings International Believers Ministries, Reverend Archbishop Major General Dr. T. B. Duncan-Judas has published a brief guide to help individuals who wish to get into the business of ‘foolproof prophecies.’ According to Archbishop Major General Dr. T. B Duncan-Judas, anyone who follows this…

New national service postings released, all personnel to be trained as ghost busters

The National Service Secretariat (NSS) has reportedly released a new list of National Service postings for the 2014/2015 service year. According to the official statement, all national service personnel will be withdrawn from their current postings to begin training as “professional ghost busters.” Personnel will undergo a rigorous 7 day training session that will equip…

Ghana’s Wailing Wall

The wall surrounding Ghana’s Embassy building in neighbouring Burkina Faso should be named the Wailing Wall– after the Jewish shrine located in Jerusalem. This was contained in a petition submitted to the government by members of a small Jewish community in Ghana. The wall which cost the Ghanaian taxpayer some $650,000 is “more than just…

Living the Ghanaian dream: the homeless woman living in a plush hotel

With stories of economic hardship and despair so omnipresent in the Ghanaian society, it is very refreshing to come across such a rare and remarkable story of hope. This is nothing like your typical ‘American dream’ or rags-to-riches stories. Forget about the classic story of the boy or girl from a deprived background rising to…

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