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FN Business Awards 2017 Closes Nominations Tomorrow

The nominations for the maiden edition of FN Business Awards is set close tomorrow, October 20, 2017, 6pm after the one month grace period. The main event comes off on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the Lou-Ralph Hotel, Dome- Pillar 2, Accra in a grand style. The FN Business Awards is an annual awards ceremony instituted by FN Network, publishers …

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First National Bank celebrates 3 employees

First National Bank is celebrating three members of its team for outstanding performances in their professional endeavours. The three workers, who are being celebrated, include Kwabena Yentumi of the Finance Department, who was adjudged the best performing ACCA student in Ghana and 22nd globally for the Advanced Performance Management paper. The other awardee, Wisdom Akakpo from the Treasury Department, received …

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HR Focus Awards 2017: MTN Ghana wins Best Organisation in Organisational Culture

Ghana’s leading telecommunication network, MTN, has been adjudged “Best Organisation in Organisational Culture” at the 2017 HR Focus Awards. The award ceremony was held at the State Banquet Hall on Friday October 13, 2017. The HR Awards is organised by the HR Focus Magazine every two years to recognize and honour organizations that have built up the tradition of best …

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Ecobank Launches mVisa Across 33 African Countries

Ecobank has partnered with Visa to launch Ecobank Scan+Pay with mVisa solutions to their consumers. The strategic tie-up signals interoperability on a cross-border level – and potentially huge gains – as it affords consumers with the ability to use their mobile phone to directly access the funds in their bank accounts to pay person-to-merchant (P2M) or person-to-person (P2P). Ecobank Scan+Pay …

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Ghana’s Exports Rise to $ 8.9 Billion

Ghana is benefiting from increased revenue from her exports which is ultimately expected to reduce the country’s burden on imports and correct the Balance of Trade (BoT). The latest figures by the Bank of Ghana indicate that the country received 8.95 billion dollars from her exports in August 2017 compared to the estimated 7 billion dollars it spent on importing …

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Vodafone launches fibre broadband in Kumasi

Vodafone Ghana has launched a fibre broadband Internet connectivity in Kumasi. This follows a similar one done in Accra to target homes and offices. Already, 1,600 households and 700 companies in Kumasi have been connected to the broadband. The CEO of Vodafone Ghana, Madam Yolanda Zoleka Cuba, said the shift from copper to fibre formed part of the company’s five-year …

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NCA’s harsh sanctions threaten legitimate business – GIBA

The Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association (GIBA), has expressed worry with the threatening signals the National Communications Authority’s heavy sanctions on 131 radio stations send to other radio stations. The Association said it was “alarmed by the effects of the heavy sanctions on the stations, the extent these actions have on investments and the employment security of their workers.” “The Executives …

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Nursing, teacher trainee allowances being paid with e-zwich

Government has resumed the payment of nursing and teacher trainee allowances using the e-zwich biometric system. The move will ensure transparency, a proper audit and prevent impersonation. The payment of the allowance to the trainees has been handed over to the Student Loan Trust Fund (SLTF), the body mandated to disburse loans to tertiary students. The SLTF has been using …

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Tigo-Airtel merger gets conditional approval from NCA

Adom News can confirm that National Communications Authority (NCA) has granted conditional approval for the merger between Tigo Ghana and Airtel Ghana. This was contained in a circular that the managements of Tigo and Airtel sent to their respective employees following a story Adom News put out indicating workers were extremely anxious about lack of information about the merger. The …

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Apostle Kwadwo Safo Explains How He Uses Palm nut To Make Car Engine

Seasoned Ghanaian industrialist, Apostle Kwadwo Safo has explained in details how he skillfully used palm nut to create an engine of a car. In a documentary spotted by this blog on Youtube, the renowned entrepreneur who was addressing his congregation revealed the secret to all findings. According to the leader and founder of the Kristo Asafo church, the mind and …

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