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Airtel launches special hajj offer for pilgrims – Starr Fm

Airtel Ghana, the Smartphone Network, has unveiled a special Hajj Bundle offering a whopping 200% discount on calls for Hajj Pilgrims to Saudi Arabia – to enable them stay in touch with their family and friends throughout the Pilgrimage. The special offer, dubbed Hajj Bundle, is open to all …

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Fertilizer plant to be sited at Jomoro – Akufo-Addo – Starr Fm

President Akufo-Addo, has revealed that his government, through the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) and the Ghana National Gas Company (GNGC), will soon establish a fertilizer plant at Jomoro, in the Western Region. According to him, the establishment of this plant will mean the fulfilment of his pledge to …

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Atuabo Gas Plant critical to Ghana’s transformation – Akufo-Addo – Starr Fm

President Akufo-Addo, has described the Atuabo Gas Plant as a critical piece of infrastructure that will aid in the transformation of the Ghanaian economy, because “so much of the future of our country is bound up with this plant”. According to him, “If, indeed, we are going to succeed …

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Keli Gadzekpo, Comfort Ocran appointed to BoG board – Starr Fm

Co-founder of Databank and business associate of finance minister Keli Gadzekpo and wife of motivational speaker Albert Ocran, Comfort Ocran, have been appointed to the board of the bank of Ghana. Vice President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia sworn the 13-member board into office today. Other members of the board are Dr Ernest …

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STC terminates contract with Prudential Solutions – Starr Fm

State Transport Company (STC) has terminated its contract with Prudential Solutions Limited. The abrogation of the contract became necessary after Prudential Solutions failed to meet arrangement to settle its accumulated indebtedness to the State owned Transport Company. In a letter sighted by StarrFMonline.com, Management of STC has turned down …

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Inflation drops to 11.9% – Starr Fm

Inflation has dropped again for the month of July from 12.1 percent in June to 11. 9 percent. The June’s fall is the lowest since September 2013. Speaking to Starr News at a news conference Wednesday to announce the recent inflation figures, the acting government statistician Baah Wadie said …

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We don’t accept deposits – MenzGold to BoG – Starr Fm

Menzgold Company Limited has denied claims by the Central Bank that it receives deposits from its customers. According to the gold buying and trading firm, their operations are legal and covered by the license they received from the Ghana minerals commission. The Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of …

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Egbert Faibille heads National Petroleum Commission – Starr Fm

Renowned journalist and lawyer Egbert Faibille has been appointed Chief Executive officer of the National Petroleum Commission by President Akufo-Addo, StarrFMonline.com has learnt. The appointment is expected to be announced soon by the Presidency. Egbert is the publisher of the Ghanaian Observer Newspaper. He had previously worked for the …

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Tigo provides connectivity for Accra, K’si biz districts – Starr Fm

Telecom operator, Tigo, has successfully completed point-to-multipoint base stations in four major business districts across Ghana. Businesses and residents within the Accra, Kumasi, Takoradi and Sunyani central business districts now have access to affordable, reliable and wireless dedicated connectivity with speeds of up to 250Mbps. According to the Chief …

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Ghanaian Shell staff wins $25k in global contest – Starr Fm

A 25-year old Ghanaian, Famous Boateng has been crowned as the 2016 Regional and Global Forecourt Service Champion at the Shell Global Smiling Stars Programme in New York, USA. Prior to this recognition, he was adjudged as the 2016 Best Service Champion for Ghana. These awards make Boateng the …

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