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Timbu Brings In $500,000 Foreign Direct Investment To Ghana In Support Of Government Agenda

Timbu Brings In $500,000 Foreign Direct Investment To Ghana In Support Of Government Agenda

Ghana 2020-02-18

Timbu.com, a Mauritian travel site, has announced plans to invest $500k in support of the Ghanaian Government agenda. The travel agency, focused on African destinations, is currently a market leader in Nigeria and other West African countries and...

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Odion Ighalo: Coronavirus Fears Mean Man Utd Striker Will Miss Training Camp

Odion Ighalo: Coronavirus Fears Mean Man Utd Striker Will Miss Training Camp

Ghana 2020-02-08

Odion Ighalo joined Manchester United on loan until the end of the season on transfer deadline day
Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo will miss the club's training camp in Spain because of fears the coronavirus outbreak could lead to him...

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2nd Annual Digital Banking Summit (dbs) – Innovation & Excellence Awards, 6-7 April 2020 In Lagos

2nd Annual Digital Banking Summit (dbs) – Innovation & Excellence Awards, 6-7 April 2020 In Lagos

Nigeria 2020-02-05

The 2nd Annual Digital Banking Summit – Innovation & Excellence Awards 2020 will feature a number of C – Suite Case studies, Keynotes, Spotlight sessions, fire side chats, roundtables, dedicated intensive networking sessions, including Panel discussions and Technical discussions. We...

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Creating Employment Through Lottery- Kudah Ceo Leads The Way.

Creating Employment Through Lottery- Kudah Ceo Leads The Way.

Ghana 2020-02-03

The rising unemployment rate in Ghana is a growing concern for civil societies, organizations and government. To this end government has initiated some interventions to try reduce the phenomenon; government has further called on the private sector to...

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Africa Content Producers Conference Set For June 2020

Africa Content Producers Conference Set For June 2020

Ghana 2020-01-31

The Africa Chamber of Content Producers is a body set up to spark a movement of change by re-thinking, re-discovering and re-branding Africa’s outlook through the creation of positive and responsible contents to change the narrative of Africa...

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Ghana Goes Paperless Amid Privacy Concerns

Ghana Goes Paperless Amid Privacy Concerns

Ghana 2020-01-28

Plans to digitise business transactions and government services could boost Ghana’s impressive economic growth, but as Charlie Mitchell reports, its citizens have concerns about data protection.

A special investigation by Ghana’s auditor general in 2018 found that the Electoral Commission (EC)...

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Millions At Risk After Toxins Found In Harare Water Supply, Study Finds

Millions At Risk After Toxins Found In Harare Water Supply, Study Finds

Zimbabwe 2020-01-24

Water being pumped to millions of residents in Zimbabwe’s capital city came from reservoirs contaminated by dangerous toxins, according to a report seen by the Guardian.

A study conducted by South African company Nanotech Water Solutions concluded that the health of...

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Ghana's Gfa President Warns On Hooliganism At Match Centers

Ghana's Gfa President Warns On Hooliganism At Match Centers

Ghana 2020-01-24

Mr Kurt Okraku, President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), has said Sunday's Super Clash between Accra Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko will be used as a tool to preach against hooliganism and to promote the...

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2nd Annual Digital Banking Summit - Innovation & Excellence Awards 2020 To Be Held In Lagos, Nigeria

2nd Annual Digital Banking Summit - Innovation & Excellence Awards 2020 To Be Held In Lagos, Nigeria

Nigeria 2020-01-23

The 2nd Annual Digital Banking Summit (DBS) organized by the International Center for Strategic Alliances is an event that is held annually with an aim to help banks in Africa embrace digital capabilities in order to revolutionize and...

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2022 World Cup: Cameroon To Meet Ivory Coast, Ghana Faces South Africa

2022 World Cup: Cameroon To Meet Ivory Coast, Ghana Faces South Africa

Ghana 2020-01-22

Either Cameroon or Ivory Coast will miss out on the 2022 World Cup in Qatar after the teams were drawn against each other in the second round of African qualifying.

Cameroon's Indomitable Lions have represented Africa at a record seven World...

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Libya Considering Chan Invite

Libya Considering Chan Invite

Ghana 2020-01-22

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has invited Libya to take part in the upcoming African Nations Championship (CHAN) finals in Cameroon.

Caf are looking for a team to replace Tunisia, who have withdrawn from the tournament for locally-based players because...

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G E K Media Communication Launches Road Safety Campaign In Ghana

G E K Media Communication Launches Road Safety Campaign In Ghana

Ghana 2020-01-21

In the light of the recent road accident that occurred on a busy high way in Ghana which claimed thirty four lives, GEK Media Communication has launched a road safety campaign to promote careful driving to minimize drastically...

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Our Quest For Ghana Beyond Aid On Course

Our Quest For Ghana Beyond Aid On Course

Ghana 2020-01-20

Mr Charles Adu Boahen, a Deputy Minister for Finance, said government's quest to take Ghana out of the aid dependency syndrome was on course.

Speaking at the plenary session of the maiden edition of the Results Fair...

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Afcon Switch To January Is 'catastrophe' For Liverpool - Klopp

Afcon Switch To January Is 'catastrophe' For Liverpool - Klopp

Ghana 2020-01-18

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says moving the Africa Cup of Nations back to January "is, for us, a catastrophe."

The 2021 tournament has been moved from the summer because of "unfavourable" weather in host country Cameroon.

And the Reds face losing Senegal...

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Ghana Police Suspend Officer After Fan Shot With Rubber Bullet

Ghana Police Suspend Officer After Fan Shot With Rubber Bullet

Ghana 2020-01-14

The Ghana Police Service has suspended one of its officers pending an investigation into violence at football game on Sunday that left one fan with an injury from a rubber bullet.

Ghana's Football Association (GFA) has also condemned the violence and...

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Orange Moves Regional Hq To Africa

Orange Moves Regional Hq To Africa

2020-01-14

Telecoms giant Orange confirmed its ambitions to expand its operations in Africa by opening a regional headquarters in Morocco on Wednesday. The firm’s Middle East and Africa (MEA) activities were previously run out of Paris, but will now operate exclusively...

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Brand Africa Depends On More Than Just Governments

Brand Africa Depends On More Than Just Governments

2020-01-14

Africa is still perceived as high risk by many investors from the developed world, so what can Africans do to create a more positive image of the continent? Dianna Games seeks out some some solutions.

Is the notion of Africa being...

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Bua Cement Debuts In Lagos In $3.3 Billion Listing

Bua Cement Debuts In Lagos In $3.3 Billion Listing

Nigeria 2020-01-14

West Africa’s second largest cement company, BUA Cement listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange with a market capitalization of 1.2trn Naira ($3.3bn) on Thursday. The listing concluded the merger of two of BUA’s cement entities, the Cement Company of Northern...

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