Daily Archives: May 1, 2019

Effiduase Church of Pentecost embarks on clean-up exercise on May Day

Effiduase (Ash) The Effiduase Church of Pentecost (COP), in the Sekyere East District of Ashanti, on May Day mobilized its members who spent five hours cleaning up the premises of the town’s police station.

Members …

MOWAG suspends intended strike

Accra The Mortuary Workers Association Ghana (MOWAG) said it has suspended its intended strike, which was scheduled to take off on Wednesday, May 1.

That, it said, was to allow the Association to honour a …

Elven million workers in the informal sector have no access to social security – TUC

Kumasi� Mr Osman Abengo, the Ashanti Regional Secretary of Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC), has called for urgent measures to sign onto the SSNIT pension scheme, all the 11 million workers in the informal sector, …

Focus on Africa: Debt-ridden South Africans go for more to buy food

South Africans sink into debt as thousands contract more loans to feed themselves.

These disturbing revelations are contained in a new study by Statistics South Africa. According to this official economic data agency, the gross …

European court sides with Airbnb against France

The European Union’s highest court has rejected a case filed by hotels against Airbnbarguing that the home rental site should be subject to the same strict rules governing French estate agents. Airbnb has denied acting …