Beny Steinmetz: Mining tycoon in Swiss trial over Guinea deal

A billionaire French-Israeli diamond magnate, Beny Steinmetz, has appeared in court in Switzerland to face trial over alleged corruption linked to a major mining deal in Guinea. He has always denied his company, BSGR, paid multi-million dollar bribes to obtain iron ore mining exploration permits in southern Guinea in 2008. He travelled to Geneva from […]

SEC warns against trading with Chy Century Heng Yue Group

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has warned the public to abstain from engaging in any capital market activity with Chy Century Heng Yue Group Limited and Sairuir-Commerce Ghana Limited. According to SEC, the two entities have not been licensed to invest or trade for returns as mandated by Section 3 of the Securities Industry […]

NDC went into Speakership election with a strategy – Amoako Baah

Political Scientist Dr Richard Amoako Baah says the NDC caucus in Parliament went into the Speakership election in Parliament on Thursday with a strategy. According to him, the NPP caucus in the House was late in realising the strategy of their opponents and therefore could not counter it hence the election of the NDC nominee […]

Rawlings to be laid in state from Jan 24.

The late President Jerry John Rawlings will be laid in state at the foyer of the Accra International Conference Centre from January 24 to January 26, 2021, the Foreign Affairs Ministry has said a circular to foreign missions. “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of the Republic of Ghana presents its compliments to […]