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President Cyril Ramaphosa concludes 3-nation tour of West Africa

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa on Friday concluded working visits to three members of the Economic Community of West African States.In a statement to TODAY NEWS AFRICA in Washington D.C., his...

South Africa’s Ramaphosa meets Ghana’s Akufo-Addo in Accra to boost trade and investment ties

South African leader Cyril Ramaphosa has met with President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana to boost trade and investment ties between the two South and West African nations.Ramaphosa flew in to Accra for...

Grammy award-winning rapper and internet celebrity Cardi B storms Africa to perform in Nigeria and Ghana

CNN describes her as a "Grammy award-winning rapper and social media sensation". But to millions of fans in Africa, Belcalis Almanzar a.k.a. Cardi B is simply their superstar. The 27-year old, who became an internet...

Canon reaffirms commitment to Ghana and Africa at innovation summit

Canon Central and North Africa (CCNA), a division of Canon Middle East created in 2015 and a subsidiary of Canon Europe, is proud to be a first-time partner of the Innovation Africa Summit, an African ministerial...

Historic oil discovery made off the coast of Ghana. It could dramatically lift the West African nation

A company in Ghana has become the first independent African energy group to discover oil in deep water.Independent Springfield Group would soon announce deep water oil discovery offshore Ghana, a discovery described...

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo receives China’s Vice Premier Sun Chunlan

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo on Sunday received the Vice Premier of the People’s Republic of China, Sun Chunlan, as both countries seek to deepen trade and investment ties.

Ghanaian photographer Michael Aboya beats 130000 contestants from nearly 200 countries to win best photo of the year award

Ghanaian photographer Michael Aboya has beaten more than 130000 contestants from 193 countries to win best photo of the year award.The 24 year-old self-taught photographer from Accra, Ghana, received his award and...

Ghana’s Inspector General of Police urges inmates to watch Prophet T.B. Joshua’s Emmanuel TV

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) of Ghana, James Oppong-Boanuh, has advised prison inmates to watch Emmanuel TV, the television station of Pastor TB Joshua, so as to be both ‘informed’ and ‘reformed’.

Buhari condemns coup attempt in Ghana

Following the announcement of the interception of an attempted plot against the authorities in Ghana, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has issued the following statement:“Nigeria and Ghana...

African leaders meet in Accra to immortalize Kofi Annan

The Kofi Annan International Peace Keeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has organized the maiden edition of the Kofi Annan Peace and Security (KAPS) Forum in Accra, Ghana, to facilitate discussions on evolving trends in peace and security...

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Principality of Andorra becomes IMF’s 190th Member

The Principality of Andorra joined the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday, becoming the Fund's 190th...

Sub-Saharan Africa faces difficult road to recovery amid COVID-19 economic fallout, IMF says in latest economic outlook

Sub-Saharan Africa is facing a difficult road to recovery amid COVID-19 economic fallout, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in its...

IMF approves additional $156 million disbursement to Cameroon to respond to COVID-19 economic fallout

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday approved an additional $156 million disbursement to Cameroon to respond to COVID-19 economic fallout.

Half of women in the world are jobless, UN says in shocking new report

Less than 50% of working-age women are in the labour market, a figure that has barely changed over the last quarter...

South Africa launches $6 billion COVID-19 employment stimulus

South Africa has launched a $6 billion (R100 billion) COVID-19 employment stimulus to be implemented over the next three years.

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