A briefcase carrying 80 million CFA (GH1.5 million) was intercepted by the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) at an unauthorised crossing point along the Ghana-Togo border at Aflao. Seidu Iddrisu Iddisah, the acting commissioner of customs, claimed that the aforementioned suitcase also included some real currency, including […]

Former Deputy Minister for Finance, Cassiel Ato Forson, has blamed Ghana’s current economic situation on the employment of hundreds of people into various government institutions. In a Facebook post sighted by GhanaWeb, the former deputy minister said this numerous employed people enjoy emoluments which is putting pressure on the local economy. From […]


The Chamber of Telecommunications lamented how expensive the sim registration process was.   Ken Ashigbey, the Chief Executive of the Ghana Telecommunications Chamber, claims that in order to help with SIM registration, telecommunications businesses have had to hire extra staff members and devices. “There are development expenditures that went into […]