The CEO of Strategic Power Solutions (SPS), Ofori Boateng has stated that Solar companies in Ghana are ready and equipped to partner government meet its proposed solar energy goals.
Ghanaian-based SPS is the largest Solar PV Module manufacturers in West Africa.
The CEO’s comments comes on the back of the recent statements by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at the International Solar Alliance (ISA) Summit over the weekend, that Ghana intends to increase solar energy drastically by 2030.
The Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast, George Kwaku Toku Oduro, is recommending to the government to dissolve the governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba and also remove the acting Vice Chancellor of the University from office.
Ghanaians waiting to receive their passports can now heave a sigh of relief as the Ridge Passport Office has resumed operations.
The facility was closed down last week due to an electrical fault which affected some printers.
Citi News’ sources, however, indicated that the printers are fully functional now.
The Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Mr Emmanuel Kofi Nti, has indicated that the authority’s revenue target of GH¢39.8 billion is achievable.
It raked in GH¢ 32.3 billion last year, registering a shortfall of GH¢1.1 billion.
The figure, however, represented a nominal growth of 22.3 percent over the 2016 collection and was the GRA’s best performance in the past five years.
He was speaking at the opening of the annual management retreat of the GRA in Kumasi.
“Transforming revenue mobilisation strategies: the way forward,” was the theme chosen for the two-day programme.
The Board of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has been faulted for failing to demand accountability leading to wanton mismanagement of pension funds in a $147m ICT project that is partially faulty.
Agricultural scientists across the country are calling on the government to revive the interest of agriculture in the youth by incorporating the subject into the curriculum of basic, secondary and tertiary institutions like it used to be.