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Chief Justice commissions Ancestral Heritage Museum 

Chief Justice, Mrs Sophia Akuffo, has commissioned the first ever Ancestral Heritage Museum, which houses the traditional antiquity of the Legendary Nana Kwasi Akuffo, the first paramount chief of Akuapem, from 1895 to 1907, and 1919 to 1927. The Ancestral Heritage Museum, christened: “Akuffo Descendants Tourism Project,” contains the mysterious …

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Ethiopian Airlines crash: Preliminary investigations reveal nose diving as cause

The Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last month killing 157 passengers on board nose-dived several times before hitting the ground, according to a preliminary report a press release from the Airline copied to ghanabusinessnews.com has said. The report suggests that the pilots who were commanding the Flight ET 302 on …

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We will learn the truth – Ethiopian Airlines CEO

The Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Tewolde GebreMariam says as investigations continue the truth of what led to its Boeing 737 Max-8 accident which killed all on board March 10, 2019 will be known. In a statement copied to ghanabusinessnews.com, Monday March 25, 2019, GebreMariam said; “The investigation of the …

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Flight training will be my focal point – Deputy Minister designate

Mr Yaw Afful, Deputy Minister designate for Aviation on Monday promised to team up with the Minister to ensure that there are modern airplanes, and enough professional pilots and crew staff for safety and security of air passengers. He said he had some information that the aircraft involved in the …

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Ada Foah Community demands comprehensive local content policy

The people of Ada Foah in the Ada East District of the Greater Accra Region are demanding a comprehensive local content policy before the construction of the Hilton Resort, Spa and the Turtle Bay at Kewunor. The Community is of the view that the local content policy would help the …

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Ethiopian Airlines Commends Ghanaians for their support 

The Management of Ethiopian Airlines in Ghana has commended the Government and the People of Ghana for the support it has received during this period of Pain. The President of Ghana Nana Akuffo Addo was among the first Global leaders to send a message of Condolence to the People of …

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Ethiopian Airlines announces discovery of ‘black box’ of crashed aircraft

Officials of Ethiopian Airlines have announced that the digital voice recorders also known as ‘black box’ of the fatal Boeing 737-8 Max has been found. According to the Airline, the Digital Flight Data Recorder (DFDR) and Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) of ET302 have been recovered. The Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 …

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Parliament Passes Civil Aviation Amendment Bill

Parliament on Friday passed into law an amendment of the Ghana Civil Aviation Act 906 (2016) to improve safety and strengthen security in the aviation industry. A release issued by the Ministry of Aviation, and copied to the Ghana News Agency, on Saturday, said the sector Minister, Mr Kofi Adda, …

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Ghana government announces reduction of visa fees

Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has announced that the government has taken a decision to review downwards for the United Kingdom. The decision, which is expected to be replicated across Ghana Missions around the globe is meant to boost trade, investment and tourism. She …

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Ethiopian Airlines, others ground Boeing 737-8 Max fleet

Ethiopian Airlines has grounded all of its Boeing 737-8 Max fleet following the tragic accident of Sunday, March 10, 2019 involving one the Boeing 787-8 Max aircraft. The flight number ET-AVJ crashed six minutes after take-off on a scheduled flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi, killing all 149 passengers and …

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