GCB Bank posts strong performance in 2022 despite DDEP, poised for growth in 2023

GCB Bank PLC (GCB) has announced its full-year (FY) 2022 financial results highlighting the Bank’s strong performance despite the impact of the Domestic Debt Exchange Programme (DDEP). Total Operating Revenue grew by 24 percent to GHS 3.0 billion. This was underpinned by broad based growth across all the key revenue lines. Net interest income was […]

Assin North by-election: We didn’t have enough time to market our candidate – NPP

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) says one of the things that went against them in the just-ended Assin North by-election was the fact that they had limited time to market their candidate, Charles Opoku. The NDC’s James Gyakye Quayson polled over 17,245 representing 57.56% of the votes, while the NPP’s Charles Opoku managed 12,630 […]

Gyakye Quayson’s win signifies victory in 2024 election – Sammy Gyamfi

The National Democratic Congress’ National Communications Director says James Gyakye Quayson’s landslide victory over the New Patriotic Party’s Charles Opoku in the Assin North by-election, signifies victory for the NDC at the national polls in 2024. Sammy Gyamfi believes the Assin North by-election was not a mere poll for a representative in Parliament but more of […]

I told my husband to resign many times – Late Amissah Arthur’s wife

The wife of the late former Vice President, Paa Kwesi Amissah Arthur, has revealed that she asked her husband to resign many times during his tenure as the Vice President of Ghana. According to her, she made this demand on several occasions even though her husband refused to yield to her suggestions. Matilda Amissah Arthur […]

Twitter’s tech rivals are mimicking Elon Musk’s playbook — even Mark Zuckerberg

Elon Musk has attracted plenty of criticism since he bought Twitter in late October and began overhauling its operations, but his influence on other social media moguls has been undeniable.  These CEOs have been taking notes and mimicking parts of his strategy, from cost-cutting to paid verification.  The latest CEO to acknowledge that influence is Reddit’s Steve Huffman. He told NBC […]

No contract signed with TOR’s potential partners – Spokesperson for Energy Ministry

The Ministry of Energy says no contract has been signed between Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) and its potential partners, Torentco.  The Ministry insists even though negotiations are ongoing between the state agency and Torentco, nothing has been finalised.  The spokesperson for the Ministry, Kofi Abrefa Afena in a press statement issued on Sunday, June 25, […]