50 Ghanaian Entrepreneurs to benefit from €450k German support

August 26, 2020 A total of 50 Ghanaian entrepreneurs of primarily small businesses, are expected to benefit from both technical and financial support of up to €9,000 each. This is through a German...

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U.S. supports Shea Parkland Restoration Initiative and women’s economic empowerment

August 14, 2020 The United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Global Shea Alliance (GSA), Wednesday, launched the Action for Shea Parklands (ASP)...

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Government to absorb WASSCE fees of over 300,000 candidates

June 22, 2020 The president, Nana Akufo-Addo has announced that the government will absorb the full examination fees of all students sitting for the 2020 West Africa Senior School Certification...

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West Aftican countries urged to develope common guidelines to stop the spread of COVID-19

May 11, 2020 The West African College of Physicians (WACP) has proposed a common framework among member countries in the sub-region in response to the coronavirus pandemic. According to WACP, this has...

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Implementation of the AfCFTA deal postponed due to coronavirus

April 29, 2020 The implementation of a mammoth African free trade agreement will not begin on July 1 as planned due to disruptions caused by the coronavirus outbreak, a senior official said on Tuesday....

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ECOWAS leaders appoint Buhari as COVID-19 Champion to coordinate response

April 29, 2020 ECOWAS leaders have appointed Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari as ‘Champion’ to coordinate the response to COVID-19 in the sub-region. The decision was taken at an extraordinary...

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IFAD approves $20m support for Ghana’s Agric sector amid COVID-19

April 27, 2020 The Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie-Akoto, has announced that the International Fund for Agricultural Development, IFAD, has approved a request $20 million dollars for...

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Local companies make progress in PPE production for COVID-19 fight

April 27, 2020 Some local companies that have received financial support from government are making progress with the mass production of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to strengthen government’s...

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WHO, WFP and AU deliver critical supplies as Covid-19 accelerates in West and Central Africa

April 17, 2020 Just over two months since Covid-19 was first detected in Africa, the disease has now spread to nearly every country, resulting in nearly 17 000 confirmed cases and around 900 deaths across...

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ECOWAS supports Member States with COVID-19 supplies

April 7, 2020 The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has pledged to support its member states to fight the coronavirus pandemic. To that effect, the bloc has made available financial...

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