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African Center for Economic Transformation

AfDB is leading Africa’s Economic transformation through its active operational results

The African Development Bank has a very strong financial profile and remains focused on optimizing and strengthening its balance sheet to more effectively accompany...
fertilizer

FAPA Donors and AFAP Sign Agreement on Africa’s Fertilizer Supply

On the sidelines of the African Development Bank Annual Meetings in Busan, Korea, the Fund for African Private Sector Assistance (FAPA) donors and the...
Refugees and host communities have access to medical and other services in Mantapala settlement

Zambia and Partners Campaign for Funds to Cater for Congolese Refugees

The Government of the Republic of Zambia, UN agencies and other partners require over US$74.2 million in 2018 to address critical needs of Congolese...
afdb

AfDB and African Mathematical Institute come together for Science and Technology

The African Development Bank signed a Letter of Intent with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences aimed at finding opportunities for potential partnership between...
climate change

Accra Mayor, Dhaka, and others Take C40 Vice-Chairs positions

The mayors of Accra, Ghana; Dhaka South, Bangladesh; Medellín, Colombia; Nanjing, China; and Quito, Ecuador have been elected Vice-Chairs of C40 Cities. Their election...
African Development Bank and Korea

AfDB Partners Korea for Africa Energy Investment Facility

The Government of Korea and the African Development Bank have signed a Letter of Intent to launch the Korea-Africa Energy Investment Facility (KEIF) to...

Carbon Black and Fortinet Outdoor Their Joint Solution

Carbon Black, a leader in next-generation endpoint security, and Fortinet, securers of the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organisations around the world, have...
2018 World Facility Management Day in Accra

IFMA Urges Government To Establish Appropriate Legislations To Ensure Compliance

The President of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Greater Accra Chapter, M. Sampson Opare-Agyemang (BSc, MSc.) has indicated that, government's flagship projects, the...
Pesewa Global

Pesewa Global To Launch Its Super Mobile App On 1st June, 2018

Pesewa Global is a pan-African business incubator whose focus is to build Africa’s small businesses and make life easier for its people through commerce,...
Yana Kakar

AfDB Appoints Yana Kakar to Presidential Youth Advisory Group

The African Development Bank has announced the appointment of Yana Kakar to the Presidential Youth Advisory Group, which provides insights and innovative solutions for...
MICE Masterclass

Africa Business Tourism and Mice Masterclass Begins This June in Johannesburg

As part of the push to grow business tourism and MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions) across Africa, industry professionals and public sector tourism...
British Airways

I Do Crew: When Harry Met Meghan

British Airways is adding some extra sparkle to customers’ journeys ahead of His Royal Highness Prince Harry’s marriage to Meghan Markle. To celebrate the Royal...
Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS)

The Idea of establishing resilience against widespread threats in government

There’s no doubt that the United States is taking Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks seriously. In point of fact, the Secretary of Commerce...
Discovery Channel Don't Stop Wondering Award

Come Let’s Discover The World Together

There are only two weeks left to enter the Don't Stop Wondering Award The Discovery Channel Don't Stop Wondering Award is back for its second...
IFC

IFC SME finance Forum to Aid Africa US$331 billion SME Finance Gap

Sub-Saharan Africa’s small and medium enterprises have benefited enormously from the revolution in digital finance in the region, and now require more innovation and...
Makhtar Diop

Makhtar Diop Appointed Vice President for Infrastructure

After six years as the World Bank's Vice President for Africa where he oversaw the delivery of a record-breaking $70 billion to Sub-Saharan Africa...
HE Aziz Rabbah,Minister of Energy,Mines and Sustainable Development, Kingdom of Morocco

2018 Africa Blue Economy Forum Agenda and speakers released

The Africa Blue Economy Forum (ABEF) 2018 has announced the final agenda and confirmed speakers for its first edition, in London on 7-8 June. The...
Rugby Ghana

Ghana Eagles Make Ghanaians Proud By Wining 2018 Rugby Africa Bronze Cup

The Ghana Rugby Eagles won the 2018 Rugby Africa Bronze Cup (Bronze Cup) at the Nduom Sports Stadium in Elmina-Ghana by beating Mauritius by...
Rugby Ghana

2018 Rugby African Bronze Cup Won By Ghana’s Eagles

The Ghana Rugby Eagles managed to lift the 2018 Rugby Africa Bronze Cup at the Nduom Sports Stadium in Elmina, by beating Mauritius 23...
Association of Ghana Industries (AGI)

Business confidence drops 7.4 points in first quarter 2018

The latest Business Barometer report compiled by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) indicates that, business confidence index for the first quarter 2018 has...
CAF

CAF Champions League: Al Ahly to Meet Uganda

Eight-time African Champions Al Ahly of Egypt have arrived in Uganda ahead of a crucial Group A match in the 2018 Confederation of African...
bond

Ghana has successfully raised 2-billion dollar-bond

Ghana has raised a total of US$ 2.0 billion from its 2018 sovereign bond issuance, which was concluded on Thursday May 10, 2018 -...
President Akufo-Addo interacting with President Paul Kagame

ECA Conference Demand Action on AfCFTA Implementation

The potential for the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to become a powerful tool for driving industrialisation, economic diversification and development has been...
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South Africa: More refugees and migrants still living in fear after xenophobic attacks

Ten years after an outbreak of horrific xenophobic violence claimed 60 lives in South Africa, refugees and migrants are still facing daily discrimination and...
Vera Gavor and Kaavare Justice, two of QNET indepedent representatives at the QNET Global Conference in Malaysia

Ghanaians Tell Their Story At 2018 Qnet Global Convention

Ghanaians who attended the recent annual convention of QNET in Malaysia are still in awe of the life-transforming moments they had. QNET, a global...
Agric

UNECA Conference: Agricultural transformation report unveiled

The African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) and the Economic Commission for Africa’s Regional Integration and Trade Division (RITD) will jointly organize a presentation...
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Minister calls for united effort to curb HIV infections in Ghana

Ghana’s Minister for Aviation Cecilia Abena Dapaah on Friday called for a united effort by all stakeholders in curbing new HIV infections in the...
Asia-Pacific

Bridging the economic statistics gap for SDGs

The 2018 Asia-Pacific Economic Statistics Week (APES) closed today in Bangkok with a strong focus on strengthening the capability of Member States to produce...
Imani

Amadeus Institute and IMANI Debate Continues on Morocco’s Joining Accession to ECOWAS

The Amadeus Institute, an independent Moroccan think tank with a solid expertise on African issues, has since March 2018, launched series of dialogue and...
Appietus & Musiga Regional Chairman

Appietus to run a music project across all ten regions of Ghana

‘100 Free Songs From The Beat Mogul’ Appiah Dankwah, popularly known as Appietus “In Da Mix” (born 12 March 1977) is a Ghanaian actor musician,...

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