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The expectation was that at its establishment, VALCO was going to play a key role in Ghana’s efforts to develop an integrated aluminium industry.

Ghana must realise bauxite benefits

VALCO was established in 1967 through the vision of the first President of Ghana, Dr Kwame Nkrumah, to produce primary aluminium for the local and international markets and also achieve the vision of establishing an integrated aluminium industry in the country.

The President touched on a wide range of issues that border on the security of the state, infrastructure and sustainable development.

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

For the third time in the current administration, the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, presented the State of the Nation Address (SONA) in the Chamber of Parliament this past Thursday.

Per the constitution of the party, election of a flag bearer is to take place two years prior to the national general election when the party is in opposition.

Wishing NDC incident-free, fair and credible poll

The democratic credentials of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) will deepen today when the delegates of the party go to the polls to successfully elect a flag bearer to lead the party to the 2020 presidential election.

However, with the commencement of actual service, there seems to be low enthusiasm and patronage, with concerns being expressed, including the flat rate of GH¢5 charged passengers who board, notwithstanding where they get off the train.

Let’s make rail transport sustainable

One of the key steps taken by the current government which will be remembered by Ghanaians for many years to come is the creation of a Ministry of Railways Development.