Category Archives: Business

Taxi drivers demonstrate against tricycle operations in Tamale

A group of Taxi Drivers in the Tamale metropolis on Tuesday went on a demonstration to register their displeasure about the business activities of tricycle motor bikes, popularly called motor king operators, in the metropolis. The taxi drivers argued that the operations of the motorking and yellow tricycle motor bikes also known as president ‘Mahama’s…
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Radio &TV stations to be prosecuted for airing unapproved adverts

The Ghanaian media has been forewarned; the Food and Drugs Authority is hot on your heels for flouting its rules. The authority has issued a warning to radio and television stations in the country that it will prosecute them for airing adverts without its approval. The authority said it had to take the decision because several media…
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Local manufacturers worried over FDA failure to fight counterfeiters

A group of local manufacturers and producers of water and food in the northern region has called on the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) to step up its effort in carrying out its mandate of protecting consumers in the country. The group said the FDA's inadequate staff and logistical constraints make it difficult to deal with complains and to monitor…
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Over 1 billion cedis spare parts stall razed down by fire in industrial area

A raging fire on Sunday swept through a spare parts stall at the Tamale industrial zone destroying an estimated 1 billion Ghana cedis in goods and reducing the property to ashes, authorities said. No one was killed or injured in the blaze. The fire which started at about 3 p.m. destroyed  farm tractors, lorry tires, car batteries and over 50 drums…
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