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AEF Presents Award To ALSF For Its Impact In Africa

In keeping with its focus on energy security and development, the ALSF alongside the African Development Bank attended the 20th Africa Energy Forum (AEF),...
President Akufo-Addo interacting with President Paul Kagame

Africa has all it takes to transform continent’s economy – Akufo-Addo and Kagame conclude

Africa’s inability to transform its economy is not due to lack of the resources it needed to pursue a successful economic transformation agenda, President...
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Reach for Change: To support two youngsters with US$500 in Africa

Reach for Change is a non-profit organization has launched its fourth annual Day of the African Child Contest, this year challenging African children to...

Africa Must Invest Financially In The Development Of The African Child

Education is a prerequisite for short and long-term economic growth. No country has achieved continuous and rapid economic growth without at least 40 percent...
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Zambian vice president calls for innovative, sustainable use of water in Africa

Zambian Vice-President Inonge Wina on Monday called for innovative and sustainable ways of utilization of water in Africa as part of the continent's development...
Biotechnology

Kenyan scientists call on Africa to diversify uses of biotechnology

Kenyan scientists on Tuesday called on African governments to diversify uses of biotechnology and begin to embrace the emerging applications, particularly in the crop...
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Postal operators can help cut cost of sending remittances to Africa

African Diaspora should use postal services to cut down on the cost of sending remittances to their relatives back home, Bishar Hussein, the Director...
Belt and Road

Chinese scholars urge Africa to embrace Belt and Road Initiative to boost development

Chinese scholars on Saturday called for Africa to tap into the Belt and Road Initiative to boost economic development. Wang Yiwei, Professor at the School...
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Botswana FM calls for efforts to ensure complete decolonization in Africa

Botswana's Foreign Minister Vincent Seretse on Friday called for the complete decolonization of Africa. Addressing the nation on Friday through national broadcaster Radio Botswana on...

Health U joints UNHCR campaign to fix forced displacements in Africa

,The UN refugee agency said Friday that Healthy U health food chain has joined the agency's LuQuLuQu Tribe campaign that addresses forced displacement in...
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MTN Ghana moves to make Ghana the cleanest country in Africa

Ghana's leading telecommunication giant, MTN has taken another judicious step by collaborating with Nelplast Ghana Limited as part of efforts to help address the...
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Africa’s Sustainable Development Grows from Chinese Investment

Statistics provide strong evidence that it’s groundless say China is “pillaging” Africa and increasing debt burden in the region, said a Chinese expert who...
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Ghana Is Africa’s Second Largest Producer Of Gold – Addo-Kufuor

Mr. Kwame Addo-Kufuor, has handed over the Presidential mantle of the Ghana Chamber of Mines (GCM) to Mr. Eric Asubonteng as the new President....
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Time for Africa to take charge of its economic fortunes – Ghana’s finance minister

For development to be all inclusive and benefit all locals African countries need to take charge of their economies, Ghana’s Minister for Finance, Kennedy...
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Can Africa Be Described as Independent?

The dictionary definition of independence can be misleading if applied strictly to nations. Historically, no nation or state has ever been completely independent without...
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GNTTTA Chairman reveals Ghana Consumes More Fresh Tomatoes

Ghana is the leading consumer of Fresh tomatoes in Africa and the second in the world, Mr Eric Osei Tuffuor, the Chairman of the...
Justice Lillian Tibatemwa-Ekirikubinza

UNESCO: Testimony on training of judicial actors on freedom of expression in Africa

Interview by UNESCO with Justice Lillian Tibatemwa-Ekirikubinza from Uganda 1. Justice Lillian Tibatemwa-Ekirikubinza, you recently participated in a judicial training workshop and contributed to a...
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President of Ghana’s Badminton Resigns from Africa’s presidential race

Mr. Yeboah Evans, President of the Badminton Association of Ghana (BAG) made a last minute withdrawal from the race for the presidency of the...
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Study says more than 5.5 million people have been displaced by conflict in Africa

More than 5.5 million people have been internally displaced by conflict in sub-Saharan Africa in 2017, a new study released on Wednesday reveals. The report...
Medicines Harmonisation

USP Ghana find ways to complement medicine regulation in Africa

Mr Kwasi Poku Boateng, Country Manager, United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Ghana said his establishment was poised to support the objective of the African Medicines...
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Expert urges Africa to partner with China to boost manufacturing sector

A banking expert on Tuesday urged African nations to partner with China in order to boost their manufacturing sectors. Jeremy Stevens, an economist at the...
China and Africa

China and Africa chart a path to greater cooperation

Five years have passed since Chinese President Xi Jinping expounded on China's Africa policy in Tanzania, which has drawn a roadmap for the future...
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...
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UN urges Africa to establish gender inclusive policies to achieve SDGs

The United Nations specialized agency on trade on Monday urged African governments to establish gender inclusive policies in order to promote the achievement of...
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Unresolved stunted childhood inducing poverty in Africa and Asia-report

A new report by global charity WaterAid has revealed that unresolved stunted growth in children is a major factor in poverty in Sub-Sahara Africa...
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

Africa must collaborate to exploit natural resources – Bawumia

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has underscored the need for greater economic co-operation among Sub-Saharan African countries by developing a common regional market...
President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Akinwuni Adesina

AfDB Places Africa High on Its Programme

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has made green energy supply a major priority to drive Africa’s economic growth. Mr. Amadou Hott, the Bank’s Vice President...
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AfDB pumps funds into Africa’s green growth energy portfolios

Mr Amadou Hott, Vice President for Power, Energy, Climate Change and Green Growth of the African Development Bank has said the Bank is radically...
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Africa’s infrastructure development gets Africa Investment Forum Approval

By 2050, just 32 short years from now, Africa’s growing population will tip the scales at a whopping 2 billion, with a youth of...
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Wang Qishan says China has pledge support for Africa’s growth

Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan attended the Third Forum on China-Africa Local Government Cooperation here on Tuesday, saying China is ready to contribute to...

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