Chieftaincy is one of Ghana’s oldest traditional institutions. It has remained resilient despite attempts by both colonial and post-independent ... governments to control and undermine it. According to Article 270 of Ghana’s 1992 constitution, the chieftaincy institution is recognised as part of the country’s governance system.
Cellulant, a company focused on digital payments, secured a payment services provider (PSP) license in Ghana in April. It wants to partner with ... the government, banks and insurers to enable digital payments for utility and other services, Eric Kortey, Cellulant country manager for Ghana, tells The Africa Report.
When African music hits the global scene, it can lead to mixed emotions: joy over long-deserved recognition for the continent's talent, but also ... worry that the artistes at the heart of musical scenes will not get their dues.
Ghana is mulling an anti-gay law that will criminalise LGBTQ+ advocacy and jail LGBTQ+ people for at least five years. However, is it a political ... tool being used by the opposition to corner President Nana Akufo-Addo's administration? Akufo-Addo now has a difficult choice to make.
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Ghana’s plans to introduce a central bank digital currency can help the country climb the cocoa-processing value chain, Ferenc Szelenyi - managing ... director for Middle East and Africa at Giesecke+Devrient - tells The Africa Report.
On 30 July, energy minister Matthew Prempeh – in a 10-page power-point presentation and a rambling thesis on ‘global energy transition’ ... – asked parliament to borrow $1.6bn to buy back stakes in two offshore oil licences not yet in development.
Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo and Togo’s President Faure Gnassingbé are determined to reach an agreement on the maritime delimitation ... between their two countries within the next four months. The dispute has lasted for half a century, and negotiations began in 2018. Will this be the year prove fruitful?