Monthly Archives: June 2017

ECG upgrades Aflao substation

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has begun construction works to upgrade the 10 Megawatt (MW) primary substation at Aflao to a 20MW station. This upgrade will give the station additional capacity to accommodate any future loads and make provisions for future 33KV feeder expansions. Aside from the additional capacity being added, the old obsolete structure housing the control panels ...

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National Maths and Science Quiz, 1/8th Contest (14/6/2017)

The 1/8th contest of the 2017 National Maths and Science Quiz continued today at the R.S Amegashie Auditoruim. Three different contest went on and the winner of each contest will qualify to the quarter finals of the 2017 National Maths and Science Quiz. Takoradi SHS, New Juaben SHS and Adisadel College have qualified to the next stage and will clash ...

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Let’s Explore Greater Accra Region I

Greater Accra Region, the gateway to Ghana and home of our vibrant Capital City, is one of the most exciting and distinctive regions. The Greater Accra Region is the smallest of the 10 administrative regions in terms of area, occupying a total land surface of 3,245 square kilometres or 1.4 per cent of the total land area of Ghana. In ...

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Inflation drops to 12.6% in May

Ghana’s inflation dropped to 12.6 percent in May 2017. This is 0.4 percent down from the 13 percent recorded in April 2017. The inflation measures the change over time in the general price level of goods and services that households acquire for the purposes of consumption. The Acting Government Statistician, Baah Wadieh explained that the marginal decline in the prices ...

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National Maths and Science Quiz, 1/8th Contest (13th June, 2017)

The 1/8th contest of the 2017 National Maths and Science Quiz continued today at the R.S Amegashie Auditoruim. Three different contest went on and the winner of each contest will qualify to the quarter finals of the 2017 National Maths and Science Quiz. Tamale SHS, KNUST SHS and University Practice SHS have qualified to the next stage and will clash ...

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Menswear Fashion Brand Marobuk 2017 Menswear Collection “Regal Man” Drops

Few days after debuting its first female collection, Marobuk fashion label has released its menswear collection named “The Regal Man”. The brand which is gradually taking the Nigerian fashion industry by storm showcased some of his designs at the just concluded African Fashion Week Nigeria 2017. Nollywood actor IK Ogbonna and former Mr Nigeria runner up Austin Igwilo who are ...

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National Maths and Science Quiz 2017, 1/8th Contests (12/6/2017)

The 1/8th contest of the 2017 National Maths and Science Quiz kicked of at the R.S Amegashie Auditoruim. Three different contest went on and the winner of each contest will qualify to the quarter finals of the 2017 National Maths and Science Quiz. Archbishop Porter Girls’ SHS, Aburi Girls’ SHS and Ghana National College will clash in the quarterfinals of ...

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Akufo-Addo, UN General Assembly President confer in New York

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated in New York that Ghana seeks to achieve the 2030 United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), by way of a strong industrial growth. He stressed that the country was entering a new era when industrial transformation would be the major driver of the economy. The President made the statement when he called on ...

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National Maths and Science Quiz, Preliminary Stage (10th June, 2017)

 Today is the last day of the National Science and Maths Quiz 2017. Six different contests was held at two different venues, that is New N Block (NNB) and R.S Amegashie Auditorium (UGBS). Three contest was held at each venue. In the end, six schools qualified to the 1/8 th stage of the competition which begins from the 12th June ...

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UK election: Three Ghanaians to serve in British Parliament

Three Ghanaians are set to serve in UK’s new Parliament after they won their seats for the Conservative party in the just ended British elections. The three are; Adam Afriyie who has a Ghanaian father won Windsor for the Conservative taking 64.4% of the vote. Sam Gyimah both of whose parents are Ghanaian won Surrey East for the Conservative party ...

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