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Evans Yeboah

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...
refugees n queue

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...
manufacturing

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...
SDG

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...
poverty

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...
afdb

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...
infrastructure

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...
China-Africa Cooperation poster from 1972

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...
cholera

WHO: Cholera vaccine boost to save Africa’s 2 million people

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday that the largest cholera vaccine campaign in history has been launched in Africa to help more than...
growth

Africa’s Natural Resources need value addition to promote growth

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has underlined the need for African countries to add value to their natural resources before export to generate...
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

Bawumia calls for team work in exploiting Ghana’s natural resources

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...
World Cup

2026 World Cup: Africa is capable of hosting

There seems to be a growing fear amongst the rank and file of football’s governing body as the date of the voting draws near...
#AfricaInvestmentForum

Africa is ready to host African Investment forum for 2018

The Gauteng Province in South Africa has endorsed the African Development Bank’s November 2018 Africa Investment Forum as a world-class initiative that is uniquely...
INDUSTRIALIZATION

AfDB to Spearhead Africa’s industrialization agenda

Africa Development Bank (AfDB) is leading the drive to attract more investments towards aggressive industrialization of Africa to create jobs and wealth for the...
Pan-African Parliament

S. African Parliament pledges to help advance legislative sector in Africa

South Africa's Parliament pledged on Monday to make positive contributions to the advancement of the legislative sector on the continent. This came as a South...
Africa

Africa is home to twenty-one delicates countries

Twenty-one African countries have been categorised as fragile out of the worldwide figure of 36, Mr Sibry Tapsoba, Director, and Transition Support Department of...
Launch Books

Time management and productivity Book Unveiled in Accra

The Centre for Creative Leadership, Africa, (CCL) a Non-Governmental Organisation into issues of local democratic leadership has launched two books on time management to...
Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines Wins 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline group in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline has set another ground-breaking record by winning 2018 TripAdvisor...
Ethiopian Airline

Africa’s Outstanding Food Services Award for 2018 Went to Ethiopia

Ethiopian Airlines and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, has won the 2018 ‘Africa’s Outstanding Food Services by a Carrier’ Award as voted by...
border

Modern methods key in tackling cross border issues in Africa

Equipping customs staff with modern methods of conducting customs activities is key in tackling cross border issues such as security, illegal importation of illicit...
AIMS-Next Einstein Initiative students working in lab

Scientists launch portal to promote use of non-chemical to control pests in Africa

Agricultural scientists on Wednesday launched a prototype biopesticide portal to help promote use of non-chemical alternatives in controlling pests and diseases in Africa. Ulrich Kuhlmann,...
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From Cairo to Cape Town and Tanzania’s Link to the rest of Africa

Rehema Tukai grew up in Kondoa and works in Dodoma, Tanzania’s capital city. Until now, visiting her family in Kondoa involved a five-hour journey...
Mo Ibrahim Foundation

2018 Ibrahim Forum: We must work to restore respect in our public services

Public services in Africa are critical to the continent’s future but are currently overlooked and under-resourced, and struggling to cope with unprecedented demands from...
China’s new reforms to fuel anti-corruption campaigns

Africa needs to open up government contracting to tackle corruption – Pradhan

African countries should focus more on opening up government contracting to be more transparent and efficient, said an expert on governance and anti-corruption issues. In...
Ethiopian Wins the 2018 Outstanding Food Services

Ethiopian Airline Wins 2018 Africa’s Outstanding Food Services Award

Ethiopian Airlines Inflight Catering, the largest single in-flight catering facility in Africa, has won Outstanding Food Service by a Carrier in Africa award on...

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