West Africa’s fisher women are experts at coping with job insecurity – but policymakers are using their resilience against them

All along West Africa’s coastline, women play a vital role in the fisheries sector as processors, traders and distributors.But they face many challenges – like job insecurity, a lack of finance, availability of fish and child care – and they’re also vu… … Read More >West Africa’s fisher women are experts at coping with job insecurity – but policymakers are using their resilience against them

Ghana’s economic woes compounded by missteps of Akufo-Addo’s gov’t – Mahama tells US Ambassador to Ghana

Former President, John Dramani Mahama has held discussions with the US Ambassador to Ghana, HE Virginia E. Palmer.During the engagement, the former President informed the US Ambassador that Ghana’s economic woes have been exacerbated because of the mis… … Read More >Ghana’s economic woes compounded by missteps of Akufo-Addo’s gov’t – Mahama tells US Ambassador to Ghana

W/R: Jomoro District Assembly pays GHS41,700 to two tax collectors despite only collecting GHS2,167 revenue

Despite inefficient revenue collection at the Jomoro District Assembly in the Western Region, the Assembly still paid a whopping GHS41,700.78 to two tax collectors, this is according to the 2021 Auditor General’s Report.According to the report, the two… … Read More >W/R: Jomoro District Assembly pays GHS41,700 to two tax collectors despite only collecting GHS2,167 revenue

W/R: Jomoro District Assembly pays GHS41,700 to two tax collectors despite only collecting GHS2,167 revenue

Despite inefficient revenue collection at the Jomoro District Assembly in the Western Region, the Assembly still paid a whopping GHS41,700.78 to two tax collectors, this is according to the 2021 Auditor General’s Report.According to the report, the two… … Read More >W/R: Jomoro District Assembly pays GHS41,700 to two tax collectors despite only collecting GHS2,167 revenue