Month: November 2018

GHC2 Billion Released To Settle Debt Owed Contractors

The government is to release about GH¢2 billion between this year and early 2019 to settle outstanding arrears owed contractors, mostly in the road sector, Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has said. In an interview with the Daily Graphic in Accra, Mr Ofori-Atta said out of the amount, GH¢1 billion had already been earmarked for […]

IGP To Be Jailed For Disobliging Court?

IGP David Asante Appeatu

An Accra High Court has set November 19, 2018, to decide the fate of the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) David Asante Appeatu for disobeying the court’s order. It will also rule on an application by the government’s lawyer seeking to overturn the conviction of the number one police officer for criminal contempt. The Deputy Attorney-General, […]

Bank Of Ghana Has So Far Saved About GH₵11 Billion Deposits

Bank of Ghana (BoG) and the Ministry of Finance have through their interventions in the financial sector, protected about GH₵11 billion in customer deposits, including deposits and placements of other financial institutions, Second Deputy Governor of BoG Elsie Awadzi has said. Speaking at the JoyBusiness Financial Services Forum in Accra, Elsie Awadzi said, “After saving […]