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[Ghana] Agritech Startup Farmerline has Raised $1.5 Million in Series A Funding
29-09-2022 | 09:31:00
After netting $13 million in April this year, Ghanaian agritech startup Farmerline has raised another $1.5 million in pre-series A funding round. The funding from social impact investor Oikocredit.
Ghanaian Startups to benefit from new accelerator model in the MEST Express Program
28-09-2022 | 10:09:00
MEST has selected six impact-driven startups to take part in MEST Express Accelerator’s first-ever cohort focused on sustainability.
Ghanaian agritech startup Farmerline raises $1.5m from Dutch investor Oikocredit
27-09-2022 | 10:57:00
Ghanaian agritech startup Farmerline announced the second close of a Pre-Series A investment raise with an additional $1.5 million investment from Dutch social impact investor Oikocredit.
Ghanaian fintech SecondSTAX raises $1.6m pre-seed funding to expand to other countries
27-09-2022 | 10:36:00
Ghanaian fintech SecondSTAX (Secondary Securities Trading and Aggregation eXchange), announced it has raised $1.6 million in pre-seed funding from private investors and venture capital firms, including LoftyInc Capital and STEMeIn.
[Ghana] Mozilla’s Common Voice Dataset Reaches 100 Languages
22-09-2022 | 15:50:00
The Common Voice V10.0 corpus now contains one hundred languages and is the most multilingually diverse crowdsourced dataset in the world.
Pitch AgriHack 2022 announced Six youth technology innovators in Africa as winners
22-09-2022 | 12:18:00
Six youth technology innovators in Africa’s agriculture and food sectors win cash prizes in Pitch AgriHack 2022.
Business Treepz launches as Treepz celebrates third year anniversary
21-09-2022 | 14:33:20
Africa’s leading shared-mobility startup, Treepz, is set to launch Business Treepz, a new service aimed at providing staff bus solutions and bus rental service in a structured, accessible, and predictable manner for corporate organisations including companies, schools, tour operators and individuals.
[Column] Gbenga Okejimi: How WorldRemit is promoting financial inclusivity in Ghana
21-09-2022 | 13:41:00
In emerging markets all across the globe, marginalized groups face limited access to both financial services and financial literacy.1 As a result of the financial exclusion, many developing countries face extreme poverty rates which leads to instability.
IFAD, partners slash the cost of migrant remittances to Ghana
21-09-2022 | 10:09:29
Through the PRIME Africa initiative, also co-financed by the European Union (EU), IFAD is providing grants to leading private sector actors to expand access and lower costs of digital remittances from migrant workers based in several European countries.
AfricaWeb, Ghana FA enter into partnership agreement
20-09-2022 | 11:07:00
The partnership agreement, described by both parties as mutually beneficial, will see the GFA and AfricaWeb share ideas and compelling content intended to serve Ghanaians home and abroad in the best possible way.
L'African Business Roundtable et Afreximbank organisent un séminaire en ligne gratuit le 28 septembre
20-09-2022 | 10:28:00
Dans la continuité de la série de webinaires qui s'est déroulée tout au long de l'année, l'African Business Roundtable et la Banque Africaine d'Import-Export (Afreximbank) vont organiser un autre webinaire sur le renforcement des capacités et la préparation des investisseurs.
African Business Roundtable, Afreximbank organize free webinar masterclass, September 28
20-09-2022 | 10:13:00
In continuation of the series of webinars that has been ongoing throughout the year, the African Business Roundtable and the African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank) are set to hold yet another webinar on capacity building and investor preparation.
L'African Business Roundtable et Afreximbank organisent un séminaire en ligne gratuit le 28 septembre
19-09-2022 | 13:04:00
Dans la continuité de la série de webinaires qui s'est déroulée tout au long de l'année, l'African Business Roundtable et la Banque africaine d'import-export (Afreximbank) vont organiser un autre webinaire sur le renforcement des capacités et la préparation des investisseurs.
African Business Roundtable, Afreximbank organize free webinar masterclass, September 28
19-09-2022 | 11:58:00
In continuation of the series of webinars that has been ongoing throughout the year, the African Business Roundtable and the African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank) are set to hold yet another webinar on capacity building and investor preparation.
African Association of Automotive Manufacturers to explore Cameroon's opportunities in the automotive industry
19-09-2022 | 10:54:26
German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA), the AAAM - African Association of Automotive Manufacturers visited automotive stakeholders in Cameroon to explore more opportunities and partnerships.
[Ghana] Healthtech startup mPharma acquires majority stake in Nigeria’s HealthPlus
19-09-2022 | 07:29:00
Ghanaian health-tech startup mPharma has acquired the majority stake in HealthPlus, the leading pharmacy chain in Nigeria.
[Ghana] DPO Group collaborates with Mastercard to help businesses accept digital payments
15-09-2022 | 10:40:25
Through the collaboration, DPO will leverage Mastercard’s digital payments technology to enable merchants to safely, seamlessly and securely accept a wide range of digital payment methods including mobile money and via e-wallets – both locally and from abroad – in the currency of their choice.
Professor Eric Yirenkyi Danquah is 2022 Africa Food Prize Laureate
08-09-2022 | 10:56:26
The Director of West African Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), Professor Eric Yirenkyi Danquah, has been named the 2022 Africa Food Prize Laureate for his achievements in training African Agricultural Scientists for Africa.
Uber launches a suite of new product and safety features across Sub-Saharan Africa
07-09-2022 | 12:30:05
The launch, which took place simultaneously across various locations in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), also showcased Audio Recording, the latest addition to its suite of safety features.
[Ghana] Jumia and Zipline launch Africa's first commercial drone delivery service
05-09-2022 | 07:46:00
Africa’s e-commerce leader Jumia has launched the continent’s first commercial drone delivery service in Ghana through a new partnership with Zipline.
USAID partners with AGRA and AFAD to improve Ghana farmers’ access to fertilizers
19-08-2022 | 10:43:09
Ghana imports to meet almost all of its fertilizer needs, and the war is making it impossible for the commodity to come in from Russia and Ukraine, resulting in shortages, with the attendant hike in prices.
PIEX Group to expand in Sub-Saharan Anglophone countries
18-08-2022 | 13:53:24
PIEX Group strengthens its presence in Anglophone markets in Sub Saharan African through a strategic distribution alliance with Phillips Pharma Group, a leading Distributor in the region.
Carrières à la Mastercard Foundation-Programme de stages pour les diplômés
18-08-2022 | 11:01:00
La Fondation Mastercard recrute la prochaine cohorte de jeunes diplômés à travers l'Afrique et le Canada pour son programme de stages de 6 à 12 mois.
Careers at the Mastercard Foundation-Graduate Internship Program
18-08-2022 | 10:51:00
The Mastercard Foundation is recruiting the next cohort of young graduates across Africa and Canada for our 6-12 month Graduate Internship Program.
Kinross completes sale of Chirano mine in Ghana
17-08-2022 | 13:11:19
Kinross Gold Corporation has announced that it has completed the sale of all its interest in the Chirano mine in Ghana to Asante Gold Corporation for a total consideration of $225 million in cash and shares.
USA provided $2.5 million in development assistance in Ghana amid global food security crisis
15-08-2022 | 11:48:00
The United States is providing $2.5 million in new development assistance, subject to congressional notification, in Ghana through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).
The African Business Roundtable welcomes new members to its organization
15-08-2022 | 10:30:00
Individuals and businesses join the African Business Roundtable for numerous reasons, and the organization’s objectives have been carefully designed to serve them.
MTN MoMo lance une compétition d’innovation pour les startups africaines
15-08-2022 | 08:16:00
Mobile Money Corporation annonce le lancement la deuxième édition du MTN MoMo Hackathon au Cameroun.
Tizeti eyes pan-African expansion launches new products to achieve 100% broadband access
08-08-2022 | 15:22:44
In line with its commitment to bridge the digital gap in Africa, West Africa’s pioneer solar-based internet and voice service provider, Tizeti, is set to expand its operations within Nigeria and Ghana, and into new neighboring Cote d’Ivoire and Togo in addition to mulling listing its Nigerian Subsidiary.
Nature Based Solutions make economic and environmental sense for farmers in Ghana
08-08-2022 | 11:32:25
Organic pesticides, waste-based fertilisers and forest regeneration are just a few of the green initiatives being employed in Ghana to boost farming communities’ resilience to the impacts of climate change.
Nature based solutions make economic and environmental sense for farmers in Ghana
05-08-2022 | 08:58:32
Organic pesticides, waste-based fertilisers and forest regeneration are just a few of the green initiatives being employed in Ghana to boost farming communities’ resilience to the impacts of climate change.
Vodafone to sell its business in Ghana to Telecel
04-08-2022 | 14:28:00
Vodafone is reportedly selling its operations in Ghana to Telecel Group according to insiders who sought anonymity.
IFC and Jubaili Holdings partner to enhance food security in Sub-Saharan Africa
04-08-2022 | 13:20:00
IFC's $35 million financing package will help Jubaili expand its production capacity in Nigeria, Ghana, Tanzania and Uganda, helping to offset Africa's reliance on agrochemical imports.
Exploring opportunities in automotive manufacturing in Ghana
01-08-2022 | 09:47:00
Japan Motors Trading Company Limited (JMTC), a major player in the automotive industry in Ghana is keen to explore opportunities in automotive component manufacturing.
Gavi ouvre les candidatures pour le soutien au déploiement du vaccin contre le paludisme
28-07-2022 | 10:04:00
Gavi ouvre sa fenêtre de demande de soutien pour le déploiement du vaccin contre le paludisme, afin de protéger les enfants contre une maladie qui tue des centaines de milliers de personnes en Afrique.Ghana,Kenya et Malawi sont invités à présenter leur demande avant le 13 septembre. D'autres pays peuvent soumettre des manifestations d'intérêt en prévision à la fin de 2022.
Gavi opens applications for malaria vaccine rollout support
28-07-2022 | 09:53:00
Gavi is opening its first application window for support in rolling out the first ever malaria vaccine, to protect children against a disease that kills hundreds of thousands in Africa.Ghana, Kenya & Malawi are invited to apply by 13 September. Other countries can submit expressions of interest in advance of a second window at the end of 2022.
[Ghana] E-commerce company QNET establishes first African training centre in Accra
26-07-2022 | 11:18:53
QNET has successfully built a community of thriving micro-entrepreneurs worldwide to become a force of good, especially in emerging economies.
IFC invests record $9.4 Billion for private sector development in Africa
25-07-2022 | 09:53:00
IFC provided record financing in Africa in fiscal year 2022 helping to develop regional pharmaceutical manufacturing, increase intra-Africa trade, expand access to climate financing, and strengthen food security among many other pressing development needs.
[Column] Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia: You transform economies with ideas, systems and institutions
20-07-2022 | 10:44:00
The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has reiterated his conviction in the indispensable role technology plays in the transformation of economies in the 21st Century.
CFI reports progress on traceability, agroforestry and forest protection in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
19-07-2022 | 12:12:00
The governments of Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana and 35 companies in the Cocoa & Forests Initiative (CFI), including IDH, reported progress made towards ending deforestation in both countries.
Ghana declares first-ever outbreak of Marburg virus disease
18-07-2022 | 12:01:56
Ghana has announced the country’s first outbreak of Marburg virus disease, after a World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre laboratory confirmed earlier results.
MTN Group to host its 2nd MoMo API Hackathon
14-07-2022 | 16:14:39
MTN Group’s Mobile Money Application Interface (API) is inviting developers across several markets to participate in an Open API Hackathon, with a challenge to create a mobile application that uses MoMo APIs for use in their markets.
Zazuu raises $2M for African Remittance Platform
14-07-2022 | 08:40:02
African money movement platform Zazuu has completed a $2 million fundraising round that will allow it to build a more robust remittance offering for residents living in the diaspora
[Ghana] CSIR partners private sector institutions to implement water-smart project
11-07-2022 | 08:19:39
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Science’s Water Research Institute (CSIR-WRI), has commenced the implementation of utilizing treated wastewater for urban agriculture with farmers on its premises.
Ghana’s cocoa industry readies for world stage
07-07-2022 | 13:01:00
ITC's Alliances for Action showcased its work in Ghana’s cocoa industry, helping everyone from farmers to chocolatiers grow their businesses.
Tullow partners with Petrofac to provide operations services for Jubilee Development in Ghana
05-07-2022 | 09:53:00
Petrofac, the provider of services to the global energy industry, sees further growth in Africa having been selected by Tullow Oil to provide operations services for their world-class Jubilee Development in Ghana.
mPharma launches Data-driven insights platform to empower African pharmacies in decision making
01-07-2022 | 12:55:42
mPharma, a pan-African healthcare technology company, has launched a new customer-centric product, Facility Insights, on its proprietary data management and pharmacy transformation tool, Bloom.
300 milliards€ d'investissements par Global Gateway, la nouvelle stratégie de connectivité de l'UE
30-06-2022 | 09:36:00
Sous le drapeau de l'ONU, le CCI a participé aux Journées européennes du développement 2022, qui, cette année, étaient axées sur la nouvelle stratégie de connectivité de l'Union européenne, Global Gateway.
€300 billion of investments by Global Gateway, the EU’s new connectivity strategy
30-06-2022 | 09:25:00
Under the UN flag, ITC participated at the European Development Days 2022, which this year focused on the European Union’s new connectivity strategy, the Global Gateway.
PGS releases additional 3D data for West Africa Transform Margin and Côte d’Ivoire
29-06-2022 | 09:14:00
In partnership with PetroCi and Direction Générale des Hydrocarbures, PGS has expanded the Côte d’Ivoire MegaSurvey, bringing the total coverage to 33 941 sq. km of 3D and 31 743 line-km of 2D.
FMO soutient les jeunes entreprises technologiques en Afrique
27-06-2022 | 12:32:47
FMO annonce son soutien au programme AfricArise, qui vise à accélérer la création de nouvelles entreprises technologiques au Ghana, au Maroc et en Tanzanie.
FMO to support tech startups in Africa
27-06-2022 | 12:24:00
FMO announces its support for the AfricArise program to help accelerate tech startups in Ghana, Morocco and Tanzania
AGRA hands over organic fertilizer guidelines to Ghana’s Ministry of Agriculture
26-06-2022 | 20:33:00
To help meet this challenge, AGRA handed over guidelines for the production and distribution of organic fertilizers to Ghana’s Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA).
Jobomax, Sankofa announce joint venture pilot housing project in Ghana
17-06-2022 | 10:35:00
Sankofa Capital, a Philadelphia-based Real Estate Development Company and Jobomax Global, West Africa's most trusted homebuilder, announced a joint venture pilot housing project in Ghana.
AfricArena partners with FMO to accelerate tech startups in Ghana, Morocco and Tanzania
15-06-2022 | 10:45:00
AfricArena, the African series of tech events, announced a partnership with FMO Ventures Program, the Rise Open Innovation Challenge, which focuses on accelerating the growth of startups looking to improve the state of Africa.
Savings groups help Ghanaian cocoa farmers invest in climate-smart practices
13-06-2022 | 11:32:33
One promising way to overcome this hurdle is for groups of farmers to start saving together, enabling group members to take out loans with low interest rates.
UNIDO, Canada and Ghana launch Ghana Circular Economy Centre
13-06-2022 | 11:27:38
The center will help Ghana transition into a circular economy.
Ghana with African Development Fund to support development of mini-grids and solar PV net metering
10-06-2022 | 12:55:19
The government of Ghana has signed a grant agreement with the African Development Fund, and a financing agreement with the government of Switzerland, for the Ghana Mini Grid and Solar Photovoltaic Net Metering project.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ghana implements a special storage solution adapted to the automotive industry
09-06-2022 | 11:27:24
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ghana received a total of 555 vehicles on behalf of CFAO Ghana PLC, part of the CFAO Group, at the Tema port. After leaving India, the vehicles were shipped in 2 batches before arriving at destination.
PayU launches in Ghana with new product offerings
08-06-2022 | 16:43:58
PayU, the online payment service provider operating in 50 emerging markets, has announced that it is strengthening its foothold in Africa with expansion into Ghana and a number of strategic product updates
Andersen Global expands into the Ghana market
08-06-2022 | 14:10:40
Andersen Global has advanced its African coverage through a Collaboration Agreement with Ghana-based tax firm LIMA Partners.
Africa Data Centres continues expansion into West Africa, with Ghana acquisition
08-06-2022 | 10:02:00
Africa Data Centres, part of the Cassava Technologies Group, a pan-African technology group, is pleased to announce that it is building a 30MW data centre facility in Accra, Ghana.
Africa Data Centres unveils 30MW data centre facility in Accra, Ghana
07-06-2022 | 11:57:00
Africa Data Centres, part of the Cassava Technologies Group, a pan-African technology group, announced it is building a 30MW data centre facility in Accra, Ghana.
Constant Ventures launches $100m venture capital fund to invest in tech startups across West Africa
07-06-2022 | 09:29:00
Constant Ventures is raising a $100 million venture capital fund to invest across a range of technology startups with a focus on financial inclusion, education and healthcare. Investee companies will initially be located across Nigeria and Ghana.
[Ghana] AIMS partners with Google to pursue joint research interests in Africa
01-06-2022 | 10:56:12
In advancing the frontiers of scientific research in areas of specialization like artificial intelligence, the African Institute of Mathematical Sciences has signed a Masters Sponsored Research Agreement (MSRA) with Google Research.
Forum sur l'investissement en Afrique présente de grands projets
29-05-2022 | 19:50:00
Dans le contexte des assemblées annuelles de la BAD de cette année, le projet d'autoroute Abidjan-Lagos, d'un montant de 15,6 milliards de dollars, mené par la Commission de la Communauté économique des États de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (CEDEAO), a occupé le devant de la scène.
Africa Investment Forum showcases major projects
29-05-2022 | 19:36:00
Within the context of this year’s AfDB Annual Meetings, the $15.6 billion Abidjan-Lagos Highway project, led by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission took centre stage.
Un nouvel accord pour améliorer la santé et l'équité en matière de vaccins pays en voie de développement
29-05-2022 | 19:04:00
L'Accord pour un monde plus sain est dirigé par Pfizer et offrira tous ses médicaments et vaccins protégés par des brevets, y compris le vaccin COVID, qui sont disponibles aux États-Unis et dans l'Union européenne, à titre non lucratif, à 1,2 milliard de personnes dans 45 pays à faible revenu.
New accord to improve health and vaccine equity for people in lower-income countries
29-05-2022 | 18:51:10
An Accord for a Healthier World is led by Pfizer and will offer all its patent-protected medicines and vaccines, including the COVID jab, that are available in the US and the European Union on a not-for-profit basis to 1.2 billion people in 45 lower-income countries.
Hotpack grows its foothold in Morocco
25-05-2022 | 13:18:18
Hotpack Global announced a regional expansion in Morocco, joining hands with the retail leader of the African nation, Retail Holding through its investment arm, Best Financiers.
Meta launches its Africa Day campaign spotlighting and celebrating Africans making a global impact
23-05-2022 | 11:02:00
As part of its Africa Day celebrations on 25 May, Meta announced the return of its global campaign ‘Made by Africa, Loved by the World’, which was first launched in 2021.
[Ghana] Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA) launches its national digital academy
20-05-2022 | 10:57:00
The Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA) in partnership with Ghana’s Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation have launched a national digital academy in the country.
Kuramo Capital s'engage à verser 10 millions de dollars à Uhuru Fund I
19-05-2022 | 09:02:00
L'aide apportée au Uhuru Growth Fund offre aux GP et aux entrepreneurs la possibilité d'accéder à des capitaux institutionnels, ainsi que de développer une empreinte mondiale et une connaissance approfondie de la région ouest-africaine.
Kuramo Capital makes US$10 million commitment to Uhuru Fund I
19-05-2022 | 08:49:00
The support to Uhuru Growth Fund includes opportunities for GPs and entrepreneurs to access institutional capital, as well as develop a global footprint and deep understanding of the west African region.
[Ghana] Tales of the Cocktail Foundation announces the 2022 Cocktail Apprentice Program Class
18-05-2022 | 10:13:19
The Cocktail Apprentice Program (CAP) has hosted more than 400 apprentices who have gained valuable experience working and managing large-scale, high-volume events during the annual Tales of The Cocktail Conference (TOTC).
Ghana's BigPay goes live with Azentio's Amlock Financial Crime Detection and Management Solution
18-05-2022 | 10:00:00
Azentio Software (Azentio), a Singapore-headquartered technology firm, announced that BigPay, a Ghana-based global digital payment solutions company, has gone live with Amlock, Azentio's Financial Crime Detection and Management Solution.
[Ghana] GEA partners with IE University’s Africa Center to promote women entrepreneurship
18-05-2022 | 08:49:00
GEA and IE Africa Center have announced a partnership to promote the economic empowerment of women in Ghana by focusing on providing leadership and development training for women entrepreneurs. 
Social Enterprise Ghana with Moringa School and Brighter Investment to promote digital skills for jobs
16-05-2022 | 11:46:26
Ghana’s network of high-impact social entrepreneurs and hubs, Social Enterprise Ghana, has signed an Agreement with Moringa School and Brighter Investment to promote training in digital skills amongst the youth that leads to impactful job creation.
[Ghana] Tecnotree launches total digital transformation suite for enterprises and customers of MTN
16-05-2022 | 10:25:28
Tecnotree announced the launch of its digital transformation stack, for enterprise and consumer businesses with MTN Ghana.
[Colonne] Alex Pierre-Arnaud Assanvo: La Cacaoculture durable, une Solution
16-05-2022 | 09:05:00
Grâce au DRD, 516 milliards de FCFA ont été payés aux planteurs ivoiriens au titre de la campagne 2020-2021 pour une production de 2,225 millions de tonnes de cacao
[Ghana] Le président soutient le BAD pour accélérer le programme de transformation du continent
16-05-2022 | 08:44:00
Le président Akufo-Addo a exprimé son soutien ferme à une reconstitution significative du Fonds africain de développement, le guichet de financement concessionnel du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement.
[Ghana] President support AfDB’s Quest for more resources to accelerate continent’s transformation agenda
16-05-2022 | 08:31:00
Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo has backed calls for more resources for the African Development Bank Group to accelerate its transformative role across the continent.
Google Translate learns 24 new languages
13-05-2022 | 11:56:40
Google translate have added 24 languages to Translate, now supporting a total of 133 used around the globe.
Fidelity Bank Ghana appoints Atta Yeboah Gyan as Deputy Managing Director
11-05-2022 | 09:42:00
Fidelity Bank Ghana has appointed Atta Yeboah Gyan as the Deputy Managing Director in charge of Operations and Support functions.
MYFIG wins at Innolab Insuretech Accelerator Programme
09-05-2022 | 11:25:07
Figtech Limited has built an innovative Customer First Life Insurance APP (MYFIG) by integrating innovative technology with traditional methods within the sector.
Fidelity Bank Ghana opens new branch in Sampa
09-05-2022 | 10:07:42
Fidelity Bank Ghana has opened a new full-service branch in Sampa in the Bono Region to provide comprehensive financial services to residents in Sampa and its environs.
AfricInvest acquires minority stake in Fidelity Bank Ghana
09-05-2022 | 10:07:33
AfricInvest, Pan-African mid-cap-focused private equity firm, announced the acquisition of a minority stake in Fidelity Bank Ghana.
OPEC Fund approves $100m for operations in developing countries
09-05-2022 | 10:07:15
The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) approved $100 million in new funding to support development operations in Burundi, Nicaragua and Ghana.
First National Bank Ghana secures $85m funding from DEG
09-05-2022 | 10:07:08
DEG has given a total of $85 million long-term loan facility to First National Bank Ghana. This is part of its support for financial institutions to widen the access to credit for SMEs and businesses within the real estate value chain.
Stella Oye elected chairperson of The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Ghana branch
09-05-2022 | 10:06:51
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), has recently announced that Stella Oye has been elected as the first female chairperson of its Ghana branch.
Ghana women thrive in Village Savings and Loan Associations
09-05-2022 | 10:06:49
The Upper East Region is a less traditional alcove of Ghana where communities are more open to women taking part in commercial activities. Its neighboring Northern Region is more conservative.
Ghana's Universal Merchant Bank appoints Nana Dwemoh as new CEO
09-05-2022 | 10:06:37
The Universal Merchant Bank (UMB) Ghana appointed Nana Dwemoh Benneh as the bank’s new Chief Executive Officer, following the approval of the Central Bank.
[Ghana] Emmanuel Odartey appointed new Deputy Managing Director for GCB Bank
09-05-2022 | 10:06:31
The Board of GCB Bank announced the appointment of Emmanuel Odartey Lamptey as the new Deputy Managing Director.
AM Best affirms credit ratings of Ghana Reinsurance Company
09-05-2022 | 10:06:17
AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B (Fair) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “bb” of Ghana Reinsurance Company Limited (Ghana Re).
Talent 4 Startups teams with Moringa to offer scholarships in Software Engineering
04-05-2022 | 10:40:04
Talent 4 Startups is offering fully funded scholarships to study Software Engineering at Moringa.
Ecobank launches Leadership Training Programme to support women-owned businesses across Africa
03-05-2022 | 23:52:00
Ecobank Commercial Banking has launched its Ellevate Leadership Training Programme in partnership with the Global Business School Network (GBSN).
Fidelity Bank, Ghana Post to launch 33 new agent points
03-05-2022 | 11:25:00
Fidelity Bank Ghana and the Ghana Post Company have agreed to roll out 33 new Fidelity Agent Points at key Ghana Post outlets across the country.
Farmerline secures $6.4 million Pre-Series A investment
02-05-2022 | 11:45:11
Farmerline secures $6.4 million Pre-Series A investment & $6.5 million debt to help African farmers and agribusinesses make more.
Agritech Farmerline lève 12,9 millions $ pour étendre ses activités en Côte d’Ivoire
02-05-2022 | 11:34:00
En dix ans d’existence, l’entreprise technologique agricole Farmerline obtient sa première augmentation de capital significative, qui soutiendra ses opérations auprès des PME agricoles et agroalimentaires.
[Nigeria] OnePort 365 secures $5 million Seed Funding to Digitize Freight Management in Africa
02-05-2022 | 08:45:00
Nigeria's digital freight forwarding company OnePort 365 has raised $5 million in seed funding to drive the end-to-end digitisation of freight management in Africa.