Month: March 2015

Govt confident new policy will put economy on its feet

Government has given a strong assurance that measures outlined in its policy statement delivered on Thursday will put the economy on sound footing in the coming months. Finance Minister Seth Terkper yesterday presented to Parliament, measures being implemented to mitigate the impact of decliningcrude oil prices on the budget. The measures will result in slashing budgets for Ministries Departments and Agencies by 1.2 billion Ghana cedis. It also reviewed Government’s revenue and expenditure targets, while announcing new measures to control the rising wage bill. There have however been concerns over one of the major problems facing the economy- which has brought it onto its knees- lack of confidence in the managers of the […]

Mahama Ayariga kicked out of Sports Ministry in new ministerial reshuffle

Sports Minister, Mahama Ayariga has been kicked out of the sports ministry in President Mahama’s new ministerial reshuffle.   Mr Ayariga has been moved to the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, with Minister of State at the Presidency, Alhaji Dr. Mustapha Ahmed (MP) taking over as Minister for Youth and Sports. A statement signed by Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah, also announced Health Minister Dr. Kwaku Agyeman Mensah as the new Minister for Water Resources, Works and Housing. Mr Akwasi Oppong-Fosu has been assigned to the Presidency as a Minister of State. The President has also reassigned the Minister for Water Resources, Works and Housing, Alhaji Collins Dauda […]

24 Signs You’ve Found Your Soul Mate

  lasting RELATIONSHIP 24 Signs You’ve Found Your Soul Mate-There are people you meet who, for no reason you can explain, you share a connection with on a deeper level than anyone else you’ve ever known. Whether you believe in the kind of a soul mate born from fiction and fairy tales, or simply hope that there is someone out there who is meant just for you, there are some sure signs to tell if you’re on the right track to finding them. And if you’ve found the one who truly understands and knows you (and LOVES you still), don’t let go — they only come around once in a […]

The True Black Stars Story: Only Competence Delivers Results – Bawumia

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice Presidential candidate to Nana Akufo-Addo has said that the most important factor that determines the performance of any team is competence and not hope using the Black Stars and other football teams to illustrate his point.Speaking to students of the Wa Campus of the University of Development Studies on Saturday, Dr. Bawumia noted that only competent players can deliver results for a team and that a mediocre team will inevitably produce mediocre results. “Our Black Stars can be used as a benchmark for us to look up to because we have a Black Stars team made up of competent players in their own right. Competent players […]