Rastas in Ghana preach peace ahead of presidential vote

2016-12-04 21:32

Ghana is internationally renowned for being a peaceful country on a continent scarred by ethnic clashes, dictators and crime. So what's its secret?

African leaders congratulate Donald Trump

2016-11-09 19:32

Several African leaders have congratulated Donald Trump following his victory in the just ended US elections.

Gold Fields to invest $1.4bn in Ghana mine

2016-10-24 09:38

Gold Fields, producer of the metal with mines from Australia to Peru, says it will invest $1.4bn to extend the life of its Damang operation in Ghana.

Ghana presidential candidate promises inclusive govt - report

2016-10-10 17:31

Ghana's opposition APC party presidential candidate Hassan Ayariga has promised to establish an all-inclusive government that he claims would be equipped to handle the social problems of the country, a report says.

Ghana govt wants to relocate 'racist' Gandhi statue

2016-10-06 11:49

Ghana's government says it wants to relocate a statue of Mahatma Gandhi off a university campus after professors launched a petition claiming he was racist.

Polar opposites: Where Malaysia wins, Africa fails. Knowledge economy.

2016-09-22 19:36

An analyst tracks the development of Malaysia and Ghana, countries that share independence dates, and suggests why one is in a far superior position to the other.

Ghana could be Africa's number four oil producer by 2020 -report

2016-09-22 10:12

Ghana could become the fourth biggest oil producer in sub-Saharan Africa by 2020 once two new offshore fields come on stream, to push total output above 240 000 barrels per day.

Ghanaian women look to drive stereotypes off the road

2016-09-11 08:49

Faith Lawson carefully backs a large silver pick-up truck through cones placed on the red soil of a military camp in Ghana's capital, Accra.

3 offshore fields in Ghana to produce first oil

2016-08-12 19:02

The director of an oil project in Ghana says that three offshore fields are expected to produce their first oil soon.

Ghana lawmakers back bill, breach IMF deal

2016-08-03 17:30

Ghana's parliament has overwhelmingly rejected a core condition of a $918m IMF aid deal meant to fix an economy dogged by high public debt.


Africa looks to solar for communities off the grid

2016-11-20 14:58

Above the sacks of seeds and coal, three kerosene lamps gather dust in the tiny shed that Kenyan chicken farmer Bernard calls home.

On Africa tour, French PM rules out slavery reparations

2016-10-31 08:27

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has issued an appeal to overcome the legacy of slavery, dismissing claims for financial compensation while acknowledging the "horror" of the slave trade.

The verdict is out: Ghana's jury system needs urgent reform

2016-10-12 16:11

A key argument in support of the jury system is that it is a valued form of citizen participation in democracies. But the system has led to human rights abuses in Ghana, writes Julia Selman Ayetey.

Ghana opposition chief highlights economic 'crisis'

2016-10-10 08:50

Ghana's main opposition leader Nana Addo Akufo-Addo has lambasted the government for 'an economy in crisis" as he released his manifesto ahead of presidential polls in December.

Ghana's Mahama cleared of corruption over vehicle gift

2016-09-30 07:50

Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama has been cleared of corruption over the gift of a car from a construction firm bidding for a lucrative government contract, a report concluded Thursday.

Ghana: Call to remove Gandhi statue over 'racist views'

2016-09-22 15:53

A group of Ghanaian academics, students and artists is calling for the removal of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi from a university campus, saying the leader of India's independence movement was racist towards black people.

Ghana's president Mahama outlines re-election manifesto

2016-09-18 16:05

Ghana's president John Mahama has announced his re-election manifesto, promising his economic growth and more jobs ahead of December polls.

Jailed Ghana radio presenter gets presidential pardon

2016-08-24 05:47

Ghana's President John Mahama has pardoned a radio presenter and two panellists jailed after threatening to kill judges who had ordered the removal of names from the voters' register ahead of December elections.

Ghana pulls planned $500m Eurobond issue

2016-08-04 15:45

Ghana will not go ahead with a $500m Eurobond issue with investors saying it had likely balked at the higher yields fund managers had demanded.

Ghana’s plan to sell Eurobonds starts to unravel

2016-08-03 14:24

As Ghana markets its fifth sale of dollar securities in nine years, its bonds are faltering as investors fret about the government’s commitment to fiscal targets.

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