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Armed robbers invade ship at Takoradi anchorage in Ghana

Armed robbers invade ship at Takoradi anchorage in Ghana

Some armed men have robbed a chemical and oil products tanker at the Takoradi anchorage in Ghana, carting away valuable items from its store, according to security...

Denmark, Ghana deepen maritime cooperation

Denmark, Ghana deepen maritime cooperation

The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) says it has extended its strategic sector cooperation with Ghana until 2021. The cooperation between Denmark and Ghana which began in...

Ghana slams fines on ships for sewage pollution

The Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) has imposed a number of fines in Takoradi related to pollution from discharged wastewaters in the past few months, marine insurer West...

36 years after ‘Ghana Must Go’ revolution, Ghana deports 723 Nigerians

Nigerian government condemns deportation of 723 by Ghana

By Omotilewa Quadri  The Federal Government of Nigeria has condemned the deportation of 723 Nigerians from Ghana on allegations of cybercrime, prostitution and illegal...

36 years after ‘Ghana Must Go’ revolution, Ghana deports 723 Nigerians

36 years after ‘Ghana Must Go’ revolution, Ghana deports 723 Nigerians

By Omotilewa Quadri  The authorities in Ghana have deported no fewer than 723 Nigerians, according to officials.  This is coming 36 years after Nigeria deported more...

Customs intercepts codeine, cannabis worth N1.175bn 

Customs impounds N379m Indian hemp imported from Ghana

The Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone A of the Nigeria Customs Service has intercepted 3,792 parcels of Indian hemp of worth N379.2 million and smuggled into the...

AFDB

AfDB to grant Ghana’s cocoa regulator $600m loan

The President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, says the bank is close to approving a $600 million loan package for Ghana’s cocoa regulator, Cocobod....

Ghana okays GOIL as partner in Mobil's deepwater oilfield

Ghana okays GOIL as partner in Mobil’s deepwater oilfield

Ghana’s Energy Minister, Peter Amewu, said on Wednesday the government has approved state-owned company GOIL, as minority local partner for Exxon Mobil’s...

Tullow Oil

Tullow to increase crude oil output in Ghana

Tullow Oil plans to ramp up its production in Ghana to 180,000 barrels per day by the end of the year. This followed the successful drilling of additional wells, its...

Infrastructure development: Ghana mulls $50bn century bond

Infrastructure development: Ghana mulls $50bn century bond

Ghana is considering a century bond worth $50 billion as part of the West African nation’s plan to secure long-term funding to build critical infrastructure for...

‘Ghana’s maritime trade outlook positive’

‘Ghana’s maritime trade outlook positive’

The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Shippers Authority (GSA), Benonita Bismarck, has said Ghana’s maritime trade outlook for this year is positive, which is...

Opposition seeks IMF verdict on Ghana's $2bn Bauxite exchange deal

Opposition seeks IMF verdict on Ghana’s $2bn Bauxite exchange deal

Ghana’s opposition in parliament said on Thursday it wants the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to decide whether a $2 billion Chinese deal agreed by the government...