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There is no Salmon in Ghana – Fisheries Scientist

The fish described by most Ghanaians as Salmons are rather chub mackerels and they are highly nutritious, a fisheries scientist at the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Dr Isaac Okyere, has said. “We do not have Salmons in our tropical waters. What …

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Ghana and Barbados sign two agreements

Ghana and the Barbados on Friday signed two agreements on the provision of medical personnel and maritime information exchange towards strengthening business relations and bilateral ties. Under the Human Resource agreement, a total of 120 nurses would be recruited from Ghana to complement the staffing needs of the island nation. …

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Ghana to send 120 nurses to Barbados – Ministry

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has confirmed that 120 nurses out of 598 applicants would be selected for the two years contract at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, Barbados. The Ministry together with officials from Barbados have conducted series of interviews for 150 short listed applicants following the announcement …

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JUSAG calls off strike

The Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana (JUSAG) has called off its indefinite strike. A statement signed by Mr Alex Nartey, National President of JUSAG, and issued to the Ghana News Agency, in Accra, said the leadership of the Association met with the Management of Judicial Service today to deliberate …

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‘Okada’ rider jailed 10 years for robbery

The Nsawam Circuit Court has sentenced Eric Ahedor, a 24-year-old ‘Okada’ rider for 10 years imprisonment with hard labour for robbery. The convict pleaded guilty for robbing Mr Isaac Apiadu Opare, a photographer. Prosecuting, Police Chief Inspector Dodzi, told the court presided by Madam Andley Kocuvi-Tay that the complainant Mr …

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PZ Ghana records GH¢42.5m profit in 2019

PZ Cussons Ghana Limited recorded a net profit of GH¢42.5 million in 2019 as against GH¢6.5 million in 2018. However, revenue fell from GH¢111.6 million to GH¢106.5 million representing a decline of 4.5 per cent while operating profit improved at GH¢28.6 million as compared to GH¢3.3 million in the year …

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