• S/African Firm Eyes Nigeria, Ghana For Expansion

    Gauteng-based civil engineering and multi-disciplinary service company in the built environment, Isivuvu Technical Solutions is eager to seek market and expand its footprint to Nigeria and Ghana. Managing director of the company, Mr. Nhlanhla Maphalala, expressed optimism as he embarked on a week-long Outward Trade and Investment Mission to Ghana ...

  • PMB Attends Ghana’s 61st Independence Anniversary

    President Muhammadu Buhari will today depart for Accra, Ghana to attend the country’s 61st Independence Anniversary celebrations holding at the Independence Square on Tuesday, March 6. According to a statement by his special adviser media ,Femi Adesina, it is noteworthy that the President is the only foreign leader invited to ...

  • New Import Policy Raises Fear For Cargo Diversion

    There are strong indications that cargoes and imports meant for Nigerian seaports may be diverted to neighbouring Benin Republic, Ghana and Togo if the federal government go on to implement its new import guidelines, LEADERSHIP has learnt. Recall that it has been reported that Nigeria was losing 60 per cent ...

  • More action needed as world faces greatest refugee crisis and growing education crisis

    Source: Education Above All Country: occupied Palestinian territory, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, World"The spectre of tens and tens of millions of young refugees growing up without the needed skills to create a meaningful life for themselves is a dangerous one," said Nana Akufo-Addo, president of Ghana, Co-Chair of SDG Advocates.Doha – ...

  • Des producteurs vantent de nouvelles variétés de manioc venues du Ghana

    Thielle (Tivaouane), 26 oct (APS) - Des producteurs de Thielle (Tivaouane), se disant satisfaits du rendement de nouvelles variétés de manioc importées du Ghana, trois fois supérieures à celles disponibles au Sénégal, ont appelé les pouvoirs publics à favoriser l'introduction davantage de variétés. De l'envoyée spéciale de l'APS : Seynabou ...

  • LPG consumption

    •Promotion of gas for domestic use requires government’s robust political and financial commitment Like in many other social indices: infant and maternal mortality, literacy, ETC., Nigeria trails Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire, and many other countries in West Africa in consumption of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). While Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire consume ...

  • Maltese high commission or embassy to open in Sub-Saharan Africa - Abela

    Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Carmelo Abela announced the opening of a Maltese high commission or embassy in Sub-Saharan Africa soon - Malta’s first mission in this African region which will open “a trade gateway to this part of Africa”. The Minister said there are three countries under ...

  • I once slept on the streets of Ghana –Patoranking

    ’Nonye Ben-Nwankwo and Ademola Olonilua Even as he has attained fame and become a celeb, not many people would know that Dancehall singer, Patoranking, had been in the music business for over a decade. Interestingly, the young man has seen the other side of life in his quest to climb ...

  • FIRST: Freedom of Speech... The Battle that shaped an Entire Maltese generation

    Freedom of speech is the privilege of the dead. At least according to Mark Twain who in his acidic 1905 essay, 'The Privilege of the Grave', concluded bitterly that "murder is sometimes punished, free speech always."More than two hundred years have passed and our chests inflate with the assurance that ...

  • Ghana: Economy Among Africa's Best

    [Business Day] Ghana is the eighteenth-most attractive economy for investments flowing into the African continent, according to the latest Africa Investment Index (AII) compiled by Quantum Global's independent research arm, Quantum Global Research Lab. In 2016, Ghana attracted a net foreign direct investment of US$3.5bn.

  • Beta Glass Makes FX Gain As Profit Surges

    By HANNAH ONI, Lagos Beta Glass Plc, Nigeria’s top glass maker, made N1.913 billion foreign exchange gain in 2016 owing to its consistent export sales focus to Cameroon, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. The 2016 financial statement of the company released at its recent Annual General ...

  • AfDB to finance Ghana-Cote d’Ivoire cocoa plan

    The African Development Bank says it is willing to provide 1.2 billion dollars to finance plans by Cote d’ Ivoire and Ghana to process more of their cocoa. The plan will be under a joint initiative to guarantee stable revenues from the commodity, the continental lender said on Wednesday. Part ...