Adopt appropriate technology to enhance electoral integrity – Speaker urges ECOWAS member states

July 28, 2021 The Speaker of Parliament, Mr Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, has urged ECOWAS member states to adopt appropriate technologies for their election management processes. That, he said, would...

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Covid-19 third wave: Workplaces now red zones

July 28, 2021 The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has warned that the country is experiencing a third wave of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic with workplaces now a major area of concern. “We are now...

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African govts urged to promote manufacturing sector

July 28, 2021 The Chief Executive Officer of Blue Power Energy Limited, Mrs Salma Okonkwo, has called on African countries to enact policies that will encourage the development of local manufacturing...

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AfCFTA will help cocoa-producing countries to boost value addition

July 28, 2021 The Secretary-General of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat, H.E. Wamkele Mene, says the full implementation of the agreement will help cocoa-producing countries...

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GHACEM unveils $100m investment plan for expansion

July 28, 2021 Ghacem, Ghana’s oldest producer of cement, has unveiled a $100 million investment programme to expand operations to meet the rising demand. The investment which starts immediately with...

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Current structure of AfCFTA payment platform can delay process – Bawumia

July 28, 2021 The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has said the current system adopted by the Pan African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) – wherein individual financial institutions are told...

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Ecobank Group and Microsoft upskill Africa’s SMEs to succeed in a digital economy

July 27, 2021 The Ecobank Group, in partnership with Microsoft, LinkedIn, GitHub and Ecobank Academy is set to provide training to equip Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) across sub-Saharan...

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Prioritise spending on education – UK urges developing countries

July 27, 2021 The UK Minister for Africa, Mr James Duddridge, has called on developing countries to prioritise education spending in their own national budgets. At a virtual press conference, he also...

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1D1F creates 150,975 jobs – 104 Factories in operation

July 27, 2021 The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Alan Kyerematen, says 150,975 direct and indirect jobs have been created under the One-District, One-Factory (1D1F) programme. Giving an update on the...

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Libya, OIF congratulate Ghana

July 27, 2021 The Chairman of the High Council of State of Libya and the Secretary General of the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) have congratulated President Nana Addo Dankwa...

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