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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

AP Unveils Winners for Africa Top Real Estate Developments

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...
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Watch Africa in Vogue Series on Reelafrican, Youtube

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

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

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

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

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

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

WU joins Shirt Sleeve as Sponsor of Liverpool Football Club

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) and Liverpool FC today announced a multi-year partnership that will see Western Union, a leader in global payment...

Famous Boateng Proudly Wins Shell Global Customer Excellence Award

A 25 year old Ghanaian, Famous Boateng has been crowned as the 2016 Regional and Global Forecourt Service Champion at the Shell Global Smiling...

Ghanaian government pledges support for AfDB’s High 5s

President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, is championing the transformation of the rural economies of African countries as the fastest way...

Accountancy And Finance Awards Opens Nomination 1st August

The Ghana Accountancy and Finance Awards (GAFA) provides a platform to recognize individuals and companies that play a significant role in the practice and...
Rigworld Training Centre

Rigworld Training Centre to open in August

THE Rigworld International Services Limited, a Ghanaian Oil and Gas drilling company, would by August, this year, begin the operation of Rigworld Training Centre...

Tema Motorway Expansion Work Scheduled to Complete in August

The Chief Executive Officer of MPS, Mohammed Samara, has said the Tema motorway roundabout improvement works is scheduled to be completed in August 2017. The...

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