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Customs World takes over West Blue

Customs World, a subsidiary of Ports Customs and Free Zones Corporation (PCFC) Dubai, has signed an agreement to take over West Blue Ghana Limited, the company engaged for the provision of the National Single Window and Risk Management System in Ghana.

Trump thanks African leaders for making his friends rich

President Donald Trump was met with silence when he congratulated the leaders of African countries on the continent's economic progress, telling them, "I've so many friends going to your countries, trying to get rich. I congratulate you. They're spending a lot of money."

Minister inaugurates GIJ Governing Council

Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister of Education, has inaugurated a newly constituted 10-member Governing Council for the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), the premier journalism training Institution, and tasked the council to work for global standards.
The council is under the chairmanship of Professor Kwasi Ansu-Kyeremeh, who is a government nominee. Other government appointees on the council are Edwin Amankwah and Madam Monica Korkor Bleboo.

Betting companies hindering child education – Nii Lantey

By Kenneth O. ADADE, Accra
Former Deputy Minister for Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD), Nii Lantey Vanderpuye has expressed his displeasure at the rate at which betting companies are springing up in the country.

MTN Heroes of Change Season 4 launched

By John Elliot HAGAN, Accra
The fourth edition of MTN Ghana’s Heroes of Change, which recognises and rewards the exceptional works of hardworking individuals who are impacting lives in their communities with their own resources, has been launched
MTN Foundation, the Corporate Social Responsibility management structure for MTN, through the Heroes of Change initiative, seeks to impact lives and encourage the Ghanaian citizenry to be change makers in their communities and the country at large.

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Minister inaugurates GIJ Governing Council

Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister of Education, has inaugurated a newly constituted 10-member Governing Council for the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), the premier journalism training Institution, and tasked the council to work for global standards.

SDGs achievable with Free SHS – Nana Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has highlighted his government’s implementation of the Free Senior High School policy as an indicator that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can be measured and realised by 2030.

President Akufo-Addo receives award for Ghana

The African-American Institute (AAI) on Tuesday awarded President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo with the organisation’s 2017 National Achievement Award at the institute’s 33rd Annual Awards Gala, in New York.

Govt to factor DLT in disbursement of Common Fund – Minister

By Kenneth O. ADADE, Accra
A Deputy Minister for Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD), Kwasi Boateng Adjei, has stated that government would consider the results of the District League Table (DLT) in the disbursement of the District Assemblies’ Common Fund (DACF).

Maiden edition of Ghana Motor Show ends in Accra

By Kenneth O. ADADE, Accra
The first edition of the Ghana Motor Show, which seeks to promote partnerships between foreign and local companies in the auto industry, has been officially ended at the Accra International Trade Fair Centre.