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Trump’s Policy for Africa Exists Only to Stop China

July 20, 2019 The analysis in the article below published by WPR is useful. However, I can be more blunt: President Trump’s policy for Africa...
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AU Demands: African Integrated High Speed Railway Network

The article below written by a friend of mine is a useful over view of the African Union’s plan to build High Speed Rail-lines...
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AU official urges closer Africa-China collaboration in infrastructure dev’t as AfCFTA takes effect

A senior African Union (AU) official on Friday called for deepening Africa-China collaboration to contribute to the success of the African Continental Free Trade...
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Nations Must Study Alexander Hamilton’s Principles of Political Economy

Hamilton Versus Wall Street: The Core Principles Of the American System of Economics By Nancy Bradeen Spannaus A Review by Lawrence Freeman-March 28 2019 For those...
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China’s BRI Expanding Trade in Africa With Infrastructure Where the West Has Failed: Djibouti

Djibouti Port Director: The BRI Has Vastly Expanded All African Trade and Development Aboubaker Omar Hadi, chairman of Djibouti Ports and Free Zone Authority, told...
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Funsi SHS needs infrastructure urgently

Funsi Senior High School is currently facing infrastructure deficit as it lacks major teaching and learning facilities and this has made the academic environment...
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Viewpoint: The Urgent Need for a New Paradigm in Africa

Re-posted from africanagenda.net Below are excerpts from a useful presentation that provides an overview on crucial areas of development in Africa. It echoes many ...
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Gwiraman SHS Needs Teaching and Staffing Infrastructure

The Headmistress of Gwiraman Senior High Gwiraman Mrs Ernestina Kankam has indicated that the lack of accommodation for both staff and students remained one...
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President Trump’s Non-African Strategy: Published in AU’s “Invest in Africa” magazine

Below is my article on President Trump’s Non-African Strategy, January 1, 2019, that was published (abridged) in the African Union magazine: “Invest in Africa“-2019...
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#SoNA2019 : government promises to tackle sports infrastructure

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President for the Republic of Ghana, has noted at the State of the Nation Address (SONA) 2019, that his government,...
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KNUST Requires More Improved Infrastructure

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, and the Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of science and Technology (KNUST), has asked the Government to take the...
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AU Diplomat Asks Regional Blocks to Advance More in Infrastructure

The African Union (AU) High Representative for Infrastructure, Raila Odinga, has urged regional economic blocs in Africa to strengthen efforts of infrastructure development, and...
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Ghana – Tunisia Investment and Trade Economic Forum To Be Held In Accra

After more than three years of activities, the Tunisia Africa Business Council (TABC), an institution aimed at further strengthening economic cooperation between Tunisia and...

Ghana government to invest over US$2 billion on infrastructure in 2019

The Ghanaian government will invest about 2.5 billion U.S. dollars on infrastructure development across the country in 2019, Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, said...
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Ghana government to invest over US$2 billion on integrated infrastructure development in 2019

The Ghanaian government will invest an amount of 2.5 billion United States Dollars (USD) on an integrated infrastructure development across the country in 2019. Ken...
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Head Teacher calls for improved infrastructure

Mr Fuseini Mohammed, Headmaster of Gbulung E/A Primary School, a rural community in the Kumbungu district has appealed for infrastructure improvement in the school...
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Businesses applauds Ghana government over Ease of Doing Business

Business magnates and economists have called for applause for the government for improving many of the indicators for measuring ‘Ease of Doing Business Report’...
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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...
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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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Government Urged to Provide Needed Infrastructure for Agricultural Development

Professor Emmanuel Akyeampong, the Oppenheimer Faculty Director, Harvard University Centre for African Studies, has urged government to improve rural infrastructure to boost agriculture production. He...
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Government tasked to offer the needed infrastructure for Agric

Professor Emmanuel Akyeampong, the Oppenheimer Faculty Director, Harvard University Centre for African Studies, has urged the government to improve rural infrastructure to boost agriculture...

China reiterate commitment to Ghana

Mr Zhou Yuxiao, Ambassador of the Forum for China Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), has reiterated China’s longstanding commitment to its relations with Africa, and Ghana,...
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Student enrollment improves under Free SHS policy

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister of Education, has said 358,205 students have been enrolled under the Free Senior High School Policy as of...
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Ghana gov’t commended for addressing staffing gap in health sector

The Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights (ARHR), an NGO, has suggested that allowances for nurse trainees should be only paid to those willing to...
education

Ghana gov’t confident of sustaining free education policy

Following recent concerns about the financial viability and infrastructural challenges facing the free education policy, Government has restated that it remains resolute and confident...
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Physically challenged urged to utilize 2% common fund effectively

The Kwahu West Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr. Yaw Owusu-Addo, has encouraged the leadership of associations formed by the physically challenged persons to invest...

Construction companies advised to utilize Ghana-Japan Infrastructure Dialogue

Government has urged Ghanaian construction companies to take advantage of the ongoing Ghana-Japan Infrastructure Dialogue, to learn Japan’s cutting-edge technologies and methodologies in construction...

Denmark’s Queen Margrethe on state visit to Ghana

Denmark's Queen Margrethe arrived in Accra on Wednesday to begin a five-day tour of the country. Queen Margrethe was met at the Kotoka International Airport...
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PDAC selects Golden Star Resources for environmental award

The Golden Star Resources would in 2018 receive the Environmental and Social Responsibility Award by the Prospectors and Developments Association of Canada (“PDAC”). Selected by...

Hungary hope to build business ties with Ghana

Mr Peter Szijjarto, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary is to visit Ghana from November 30 to December 01, as part...