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Ghana’s inflation drops in August

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The inflation rate for Ghana declined 1.6 percentage points to 7.8 percent in August compared with the 9.4 percent recorded in July, the Ghana...
Gender violence

Over 30 women killed in gender-based violence in South Africa in August

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With more than 30 women dead in the hands of their partners in August alone, South African gender-based violence expert said the government needs...
inflation

Zambia’s annual inflation edges up in August

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Zambia's annual inflation rate rose by 0.5 percentage points in August compared to the previous month, its statistics agency said on Thursday. ...
Namibia

66 lives lost on Namibian roads over 5-year cycle in August

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Namibia's Motor Vehicle Accident Fund (MVA) said Thursday that an average of 66 persons lost their lives in 376 road crashes while 635 were...
Sudan Constitutional Declaration signed by Transitional Military Council and Force for Freedom and Change Photo by Al Jazeera

Sudanese Constitutional Declaration Leaves Out Key Political Forces

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Factions within military accused of attempted coups while reports of purge of “Islamists” continue Members of the Sudanese Professional Association (SPA), a leading organization within...
Broll Intel -SA Retail Snapshot Q2-2019

The Future of Plastic in SA’s Retail Environment

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Broll Property Intel, research division of Pan African property group Broll, takes a close look at the non-sustainable use of plastic within the South...
Cyber Security

Ghana Lost 97m Dollars To Cybercrime As At August, 2018

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Dr. Herbert Gustav Yankson, Director of Cyber Crime Unit of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has revealed that, Ghana...
Simone Gbagbo

Viewpoint: Ivory Coast Grants Amnesty to 800 People as Elections Approach

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Two main political parties and coalitions split suggesting a possible realignment of forces Former First Lady Simone Gbagbo was one of 800 political detainees granted...
Aretha Franklin the Queen of Soul in her younger years.

Viewpoint: Roots of Aretha Franklin, Proletarian Culture and the Rise of Black Detroit

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Queen of Soul was an outstanding manifestation of the African American struggle for dignity and freedom Commentary Detroit artist and social activist Aretha Franklin passed into...
Eritrea allows United Arab Emirates to build military base at the Port of Assab

Viewpoint: The Search for an Elusive Peace in the Horn of Africa

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New breakthroughs enhancing interstate relations are threatened by western economic and military imperatives Commentary Major developments related to internal and external relations are taking place in...
Zimbabwe MDC-A instigated violence on August 1, 2018 in Harare

Viewpoint: Zimbabwe Incumbent President, ZANU-PF Re-elected in Historic Poll

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Opposition forces reject outcome seeking to continue western sanctions and attempted isolation National harmonized parliamentary and presidential elections in the Southern African state of Zimbabwe...
BRICS African participants, July 2018

Viewpoint: 10th BRICS Summit Held in South Africa While United States Trade War Escalates

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Participants make declaration against unilateralism coming from Washington Republic of South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa hosted the 10th BRICS Summit where strong opposition to the...
Kamerlengo Fortress, Trogir, Croatia

Moondance Festival line up: KiNK, Rødhåd, K-HAND and others

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Moondance is the festival of techno-lovers dreams. Host to revered artists from Detroit, Berlin, UK and beyond, it runs the musical gamut from deep,...

AGI’s Recycled Plastic Waste Concrete Project Starts in August

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The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) under its Ghana Recycling Initiative by Private Enterprises (GRIPE), is to roll out an initiative aim at modifying...
Full Gospel Business Men Fellowship International (FGBMFI)

2018 FGBMFI for Greater Accra Slated for August

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To grow its active membership and quadruple its chapters, the Greater Accra branch of has Full Gospel Business Men Fellowship International (FGBMFI) has launched...
cholera

Tanzania records 33,421 cases of cholera since August 2015 – WHO

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A total of 33,421 cases of cholera were reported across all 26 regions of Tanzania from August 15, 2015 to January 7 this year,...
Eurozone inflation

Ghana’s September consumer inflation marginally down

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Ghana's inflation rate in September decreased marginally by 0.1 percentage points to 12.2 percent year-on-year, compared with 12.3 percent in August, Ghana Statistical Service...
producer-inflation

Ghana’s producer inflation rises to 6.6 percent in August

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Ghana's Producer Price Index (PPI) rose by 4.6 percentage points to record a producer inflation of 6.6 percent in August compared to 2.0 percent...

Namibia vehicle sales shrink by 24.2 percent year-to-date in August

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Namibia's vehicle sales are expected to return on its downward trajectory at the end of the peak tourist season which ends this month, according...
inflation

Namibia inflation decelerates to 5.4 percent in August

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Namibia's annual inflation rate for the month of August slowed to 5.4 percent, down from 6.8 percent recorded in August last year, a decrease...

Guinness Nigeria Rakes in N125bn Revenue Growth

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Guinness Nigeria plc today announced a 23% increase in revenue for the full year ended 30 June 2017. The results, which were released to...
Fuel

New Fuel Standards Shelved Over Mounting Fuel Prices

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REVIEW OF AUGUST 2017 SECOND PRICING-WINDOW Local Fuel Market Performance One major news that characterized the second Pricing-window for the month of August 2017, was the...
VRA thermal plant

IES Warns Against The Sale of VRA Assets

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Government’s announcement of the sale of some thermal plants owned by the Volta River Authority (VRA) comes as a surprise to the Institute for...
real estate

AP Unveils Winners for Africa Top Real Estate Developments

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Property developers, suppliers and owners recently got the opportunity to showcase their best projects and services from across sub-Saharan Africa at the Africa Property...

Watch Africa in Vogue Series on Reelafrican, Youtube

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Join presenters, Hephzibah and Cecilia every week from the 4th September 2017, as they go on a quest to unveil the cultural and artistic...
Akinwumi Adesina

AfDB seeks greater attention on implementation

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Ahead of the 2017 African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF), the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, wants greater attention paid to...
Daniel Ochefu

Afrobasket Tournament: Daniel Ochefu set to make his first appearance for D’tigers

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Nigerian born NBA player, Daniel Ochefu of the Washington Wizards will arrive Lagos this week to play for the first time in his home...
arik air plane

Africa Records Double-digit Growth in Travel

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An analysis of seat capacity for travel to the top ten international airports in Africa, produced by ForwardKeys, reveals that Lagos is seeing substantial...
AfDB

Lesotho’s First Utility-Scale Solar Project Gets Support from SEFA

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The African Development Bank (AfDB)-managed Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) approved a US$ 695,500 grant to NEO I SPV Pty Ltd., a subsidiary...
Innovate Ghana Design Challenge Awards

Innovate Ghana: 2017 High School Challenge Awards

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The 5th edition of the annual Innovate Ghana Design Challenge Awards is happening this Friday, the 11th of August 2017, at 4pm at the...