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How Ordinary Folks Can Cheaply Fly on Private Jets

Source…dailyfinance.com Tired of crowded airports and all the hassle that goes along with them? And jamming into coach seats along with the rest of the sardines? Would you rather dodge the lines, stretch out in a roomy seat seat on a private jet instead? It’s not as farfetched as it might seem. Sure, that’s the way celebrities and executives fly, ...

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GREDA wants land to build affordable houses

Source: Graphic Online The Ghana Real Estate Developers Association (GREDA) has reiterated calls on the government to grant its request for 2,000 acres of land to enable it to construct affordable houses for the people. The Executive Secretary of GREDA, Mr Samuel Amegayibor, who made the call in an interview, said the request was made earlier this year but was yet ...

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Ghana Home Loans customers to pay mortgage via Airtel Money

Source: Ghana|Adom Business Airtel Ghana customers with mortgage facilities at Ghana Home Loans (GHL) can now pay their loans through Airtel Money. This innovative service will bring more convenience and flexibility to how customers of GHL pay off their mortgage from any location in the country. This is the first time that a mortgage finance institution, the nature of GHL, ...

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Michael Jackson tops Forbes list of highest-earning dead celebrities

Source: Reuters Five years after his death, singer Michael Jackson is generating a fortune and is the top-earning dead celebrity, raking in an estimated $140 million in the past year for his estate, Forbes said on Wednesday. He earned more than twice as much as singer Elvis Presley, who died in 1977 and came in second with $55 million, and ...

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SA banks join power plant deal in Ghana

Source: BD Live A WIDE-ranging group of financiers and industrialists including several South African banks on Friday closed the $900m of debt and equity project finance for the Kpone Independent Power Plant and associated infrastructure in Ghana. Kpone, a 350 megawatt combined cycle gas turbine plant in the Tema industrial zone close to Accra, is being developed by Cenpower Generation ...

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Homegrown measures shoring up the Cedi – Veep

Measures put in place by the Government are working in favour of the local currency – The Cedi – Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has said.Addressing the Eid ul-Adha festival at Takoradi in the Western Region Saturday, Amissah-Arthur the downward trend of the economy is being halted.“During the past few months, the conditions in our economy have weakened and we are ...

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Giant snails on advance in Florida

Picture :credit SPL Jon Ablett, curator of Mollusca at the Natural History Museum, says there is “no clear answer” on how to stop African land snails…….We at sankofaonline can say with certainty that one of the best ways to control the species is to allow Africans to collect and eat them on regular basis…because this is how the snail population ...

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Nigerian teens create generator that runs on urine

Picture Credit: makerfaireafrice.com Story Source: Forbes Here’s some news that will be of interest to all of the people waiting in line for gas to use in their generators. Four teenage girls figured out a way to use a liter of urine as fuel to get six hours of electricity from their generator. Fourteen-year-olds Duro-Aina Adebola, Akindele Abiola, and Faleke ...

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