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Occidental announces sale of Ghana assets for $750m
14-10-2021 | 08:10:00
Occidental, an international energy company announced it has agreed to sell its interests in two Ghana offshore fields for $750 million to Kosmos Energy ($550 million) and Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) ($200 million).
Ghanaian entrepreneur Roberta Annan launches €100m Impact Fund to invest in Africa’s creative industries
08-10-2021 | 08:43:00
Ghanaian businesswoman and entrepreneur Roberta Annan launched a €100 million fund to channel investment into small and medium African creative and fashion enterprises in Africa.
NetDragon signs MoU with Ghana to implement country-wide blended learning system
01-10-2021 | 13:27:00
NetDragon signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Ghana, to secure a long-term relationship for investment in a broad range of solutions and services.
Teachers in Ghana embrace digital learning
27-09-2021 | 10:53:00
Despite the dual challenges of low internet penetration and a switch to virtual teaching due to the COVID-19 pandemic, teachers in Ghana have embraced the opportunity to learn 21st-century digital teaching skills
Delivery startup Glovo expands its African footprints
23-09-2021 | 09:30:00
Leading multi-category delivery platform Glovo recently announced the expansion of its operations in Africa, to include Ghana and Tunisia, bringing its current operations to a total of seven countries on the continent.
Penplusbytes, partners to award health reporters in Ghana
21-09-2021 | 12:22:00
To help reduce inequities in Ghana's healthcare delivery, Penplusbytes together with its partners, SEND Ghana and the Ghana News Agency, implemented the USAID funded People for Health (P4H) project and are set to host the maiden edition of RIHCA 2021.
MPESA Africa reaches 50 million monthly active customers
08-09-2021 | 09:14:08
Launched more than 14 years ago in Kenya, M-Pesa is today available in Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, DRC, Lesotho, Ghana and Egypt.
Ghanaian Interconnect Clearinghouse Operator Afriwave Telecom joins the Smart Africa Alliance
08-09-2021 | 09:10:21
Smart Africa has announced that Afriwave Telecom has become the latest private sector member of the Smart Africa Alliance. The organisations will work together towards the vision of transforming Africa into a single digital market.
Nigeria's auto financing firm Autochek acquires Cheki Kenya and Uganda
06-09-2021 | 14:39:00
Autochek has on Monday announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire ROAM Africa's automotive marketplaces Cheki Kenya and Uganda. 
World Bank approves $103.4m to help reverse land degradation in Ghana
01-09-2021 | 07:44:00
The World Bank approved $103.4 million for Ghana to reverse land degradation and strengthen integrated natural resource management in about 3 million hectares of degraded landscapes.
G20 compact with Africa reaffirms commitment to securing Africa’s recovery from Covid-19 pandemic
30-08-2021 | 08:41:00
Participants of a G20 Compact with Africa meeting assessed Africa’s progress in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic.
Nigerian mobility startup Plentywaka raises $1.2m seed funding, acquires Ghana’s Stabus
24-08-2021 | 13:31:00
Nigerian mobility startup Plentywaka raised $1.2 million seed round, after successfully ending the Techstars Toronto Accelerator Program in July 2021. The startup also announced it has fully acquired Ghana’s mobility startup Stabus. 
LeapFrog acquires 16.94% stake in Fidelity Bank Ghana
24-08-2021 | 12:19:00
LeapFrog Investments has acquired a 16.94% stake in Ghana’s largest privately-owned bank, Fidelity Bank from Amethis and ERES, to further drive digital transformation and financial inclusion across Ghana.
The Research Hub by african|markets goes live
20-08-2021 | 11:36:23
The african|markets team is proud to announce the launch of the public version of the Research, an Africa-focused research distribution platform that connects investors to some of the best equity analysts covering Africa’s frontier markets.
AfDB supports efforts to improve domestic resource mobilization, debt management capacity in Ghana
19-08-2021 | 09:34:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Ministry of Finance in Ghana have launched a $7.4 million Institutional Support Project to strengthen domestic revenue mobilization.
IFC, BRP support access to high-quality medical diagnostics in Ghana
18-08-2021 | 09:09:42
Under the partnership, IFC will invest roughly $3 million in Quest Medical Imaging (QMI) Ghana, which is majority owned by BRP.
Ghanaian startup Plendify launches a B2B e-commerce marketplace
16-08-2021 | 08:55:00
Ghanaian startup Plendify has launched a B2B e-commerce marketplace to connect customers with small and large African wholesalers, manufacturers, exporters, and importers.
Bank of Ghana partners with Giesecke+Devrient to pilot first general purpose Central Bank Digital Currency in Africa
13-08-2021 | 13:08:17
The Bank of Ghana has signed an agreement with G+D to implement a pilot CBDC project as a precursor to issuance of a digital form of the national currency, the Cedi.
[Ghana] Asante Gold acquires Bibiani Gold Mine from Resolute for $90m
11-08-2021 | 11:41:00
Resolute Mining announced it has agreed to sell its interest in the Bibiani Gold Mine to Asante Gold for total cash consideration of $90 million.
Mdxi-MainOne consolide sa position dans le developpement de l'écosystème numérique de l'Afrique de L'Ouest
09-08-2021 | 14:50:00
MDXi, une entreprise de MainOne continue de consolider sa position de leader des data center en Afrique de l'Ouest avec le lancement de son nouveau data center à Appolonia City, au Ghana.
Mdxi-MainOne consolidates position in building west African digital ecosystem
09-08-2021 | 14:43:00
MDXi, a MainOne company, continues to consolidate its position as the leading Data Center Business across West Africa with the launch of its recent Data Center in Appolonia City, Ghana.
[Ghana] INTERPOL trains Ghanaian officers on how to track criminals, identify potential victims
05-08-2021 | 14:41:00
An INTERPOL operation saw thousands of checks carried out against its global databases in order to strengthen efforts against cross-border crime.
Pan African payments company Cellulant acquires Payment Services Provider License in Ghana
05-08-2021 | 08:30:58
Cellulant has successfully rolled out Tingg, a digital payments platform enabling businesses and their consumers to accept and make payments seamlessly.
Microsoft to partner with Kenya and governments across Africa to transform education for Millions of students
04-08-2021 | 10:15:14
Microsoft has committed to collaborate with the Ministry of Education in Kenya as well as governments across Africa to transform the education sector.
Over 200 graduates emerge from the Ecobank Group and AUDA-NEPAD MSME Training for Financing program
28-07-2021 | 10:35:00
Ecobank Group and the AUDA-NEPAD, held a virtual graduation ceremony for more than 200 alumni of the inaugural Ecobank’s MSME Training for Financing Program.
Medical Credit Fund unveils new digital financing for healthcare SMEs in Africa
21-07-2021 | 12:08:00
Medical Credit Fund (MCF), the not-for-profit fund for financing small and medium-sized (SMEs) healthcare companies in Africa, announced the disbursement of its first loan within MCF2.
ATI closes €203m financing agreements to support health and transport infrastructure in Ghana
20-07-2021 | 09:45:00
The African Trade Insurance (ATI), announced the closing of two €203 million financing agreements social loans, to fund four health and two transportation projects in Ghana.
AfDB, KOAFEC fund database system to improve utility regulation for Public Utilities Regulatory Commission of Ghana
16-07-2021 | 12:34:00
AfDB and KOAFEC Trust Fund have funded a Database Management System (DBMS) to improve the operations and functions of the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) of Ghana.
Nanodropper partners with Unite For Sight to provide better access to vision-saving medications in Ghana
15-07-2021 | 08:11:00
Nanodropper, a medical device company, is joining forces with Unite For Sight to launch a global health initiative aimed at providing better access to vision-saving medications in Ghana.
SEED Awards for Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Development winners announced
15-07-2021 | 07:07:00
A business which gives out virtual cash in exchange for rubbish, a start-up that converts faecal sludge into fuel briquettes, and an enterprise which offers smart metering solutions for solar mini-grids, have won the SEED Awards
Nigeria leads mobile app market growth for Africa, according to AppsFlyer & Google Report
14-07-2021 | 09:41:00
Leading global marketing measurement, AppsFlyer, has launched a report with Google that reveals a booming African mobile app market, propelled by a growing fintech space.
African Development Bank financed Pokuase Interchange road opens in Ghana
13-07-2021 | 11:57:57
A jumbo road interchange financed by the African Development Bank Group has opened in the Ghanaian capital, Accra, amid hopes the new infrastructure will help reduce road fatalities, ease mobility and spur trade within Ghana as well as with its neighbors.
Eocband partners with Workonline to boost internet connectivity in Ghana
09-07-2021 | 12:35:55
Ghana’s Internet ecosystem has received a welcome boost from a collaboration with local player, Ecoband Networks and Workonline Communications, one of the largest IP transit providers on the African continent.
Irish FinTech Pipit Global partners with Cellulant to power low-cost remittances in Africa
08-07-2021 | 09:30:11
Pipit Global has announced that in Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Mali, Senegal, and Ghana, consumers can now avail of transactions through the pipit platform at lower rates than ever before.
IronRidge partners with Piedmont for lithium production in Ghana
07-07-2021 | 15:41:00
IronRidge Resources entered a conditional binding agreement with Piedmont Lithium to fully fund and fast track the Ewoyaa Lithium Project, part of the Company's Ghanaian Cape Coast Lithium Portfolio (CCLP), to production.
[Ghana] USTDA invests in development of aircraft maintenance facility at Kotoka International Airport
07-07-2021 | 13:15:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has announced grant funding for a feasibility study to support the development of an aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul (“MRO”) facility at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) in Ghana.
TechnipFMC awarded iEPCI contract for Tullow’s Jubilee South East development, offshore Ghana
07-07-2021 | 11:01:00
TechnipFMC has been awarded a significant(1) integrated Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (iEPCI™) contract for the Jubilee South East development, located offshore Ghana.
Eni discovers oil on Eban exploration prospect in CTP Block 4, offshore Ghana
07-07-2021 | 10:31:00
Eni announced a significant oil discovery on the Eban exploration prospect in CTP Block 4, offshore Ghana. The Eban - 1X well is the second well drilled in CTP Block 4, following the Akoma discovery.
[Ghana] Verdant Capital raises $7.9 million for challenger fintech, Zeepay
06-07-2021 | 14:02:00
The debt and equity raise for challenger fintech, Zeepay, head-quartered in Ghana, follows a $20 million equity and debt capital raise for Tugende, an East African technology-enabled asset financing business.
Opera launches interest-based social Clubs in its fast growing chat service Hype
06-07-2021 | 13:58:39
Opera is launching Hype Clubs, public and interest-based group chats in Hype, the new chat service built into the Opera Mini web browser. Hype is currently available and quickly gaining popularity in Kenya, South Africa, Ghana, Zambia, Nigeria and other English-speaking African countries.
Vodafone and Invest in Africa partner to advance digital capabilities of businesses in Ghana
05-07-2021 | 11:14:35
The partnership will provide local SMEs with tailor-made digital solutions to enable them to adapt to the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, continue interacting with customers online and grow their businesses.
Ghanaian agribusiness startup Green Gold Farms raises $1.6 million to tackle food import challenge
02-07-2021 | 08:58:00
Green Gold Farms is tackling the problems of poverty, lack of economic opportunity, and malnutrition and related illnesses in Northern Ghana through large-scale agricultural production.
Ghanaian Fintech startup Zeepay raises $7.9 million Series A funding
01-07-2021 | 07:08:00
Ghanaian Fintech startup Zeepay, has announced the completion of a USD7.9 million Series A.0 funding. The funding is a hybrid of both equity and balance sheet funds to support its operations.
Social media adoption helps small and medium-sized businesses power Africa’s economic growth, report
30-06-2021 | 08:51:00
A study conducted by Genesis Analytics in eight African countries - Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire, the DRC, South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Mauritius, and Kenya - reveals that social media platforms help accelerate economic growth and opportunity across the continent.
Carbon partners with Visa to enable payments across Africa
30-06-2021 | 08:18:00
Carbon, the Pan-African fintech company providing access to basic financial services for Africans, announced a strategic five-year partnership with Visa, to offer both digital and physical issuance of Visa cards to its customers.
[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: MTN is investing $1.5 billion to expand broadband access across Nigeria
24-06-2021 | 15:13:00
MTN announced plans to invest 640 billion naira, approximately US$1.5 billion, over the next three years to expand broadband access across the continent’s most populous country.
Ghana Cocoa Board, Bühler sign agreement to build local processing capacity
22-06-2021 | 12:16:00
The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), signed an agreement with Bühler to build Ghana’s local cocoa processing and value addition capacity through training, product development and technology guidance.
Opera launches interest-based social Clubs in its chat service, Hype
22-06-2021 | 09:34:00
Opera has launched Hype Clubs, public and interest-based group chats in Hype, the new chat service built into the Opera Mini web browser. Hype is currently available and quickly gaining popularity in Kenya, South Africa, Ghana and Zambia.
MainOne to unveil new data center in Appolonia City, Ghana
22-06-2021 | 08:37:00
MainOne, the provider of connectivity, cloud and data center solutions in West Africa is set to launch the Appolonia Data Center of its subsidiary, MDXi, in Accra, Ghana.
Telcoin's digital remittance service extends coverage to 15 new markets
16-06-2021 | 14:32:37
Telcoin, a blockchain-powered fintech disrupting the $700 billion international remittance industry, has extended its digital money transfer service to 23 additional mobile money platforms in 16 countries.
World Economic Forum, Ghana launch Country Financing Roadmap for SDGs initiative in Africa
15-06-2021 | 15:11:00
The World Economic Forum WEF), in partnership with the Government of Ghana, is launching the first Country Financing Roadmap (CFR) for SDGs initiative in Africa.
AAK and Mars target Ghana women with a ten-year sustainable shea initiative
11-06-2021 | 09:37:02
Running until 2030, the Women in Shea (WISH) initiative aims to reach 13,000 women shea collectors from more than 150 communities in northern Ghana.
AfDB supports risk-based supervision for capital markets in Ghana
04-06-2021 | 08:07:36
The African Development Bank (AfDB), and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Ghana, launched a $400,000 project to strengthen the development of Ghanaian capital markets.
GE Healthcare appoints George Uduku as General Manager of West Africa
01-06-2021 | 09:34:33
General Electric has announced the appointment of Dr. George Uduku, a Nigerian national, as the General Manager for West Africa
CODE opens nominations for the Digital Equality Awards in Ghana and Uganda
31-05-2021 | 08:28:14
CODE, a network connecting local and international stakeholders to address the digital gender divide and drive sustainable economic growth in Africa, has opened nominations for the inaugural ‘Digital Equality Awards’ in Ghana and Uganda.
CABI develops emergency response plan for invasive pests in Ghana
26-05-2021 | 09:28:00
An emergency response plan for managing incursions of Invasive Alien Pests (IAPs) in Ghana has been validated at a stakeholder workshop organized by CABI in collaboration with the Plant Protection and Regulatory Services Directorate.
EBID grants $ 50m facility to Consolidated Bank Ghana
25-05-2021 | 08:03:00
The ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) has granted a $50 million facility to the Consolidated Bank Ghana (CBG), to support Ghana’s road infrastructure development.
[Nigeria] Starsight Energy deploys 950kW system for Big Cola Plant
24-05-2021 | 09:08:00
Starsight Energy, the leading African Commercial and Industrial solar power provider, is delighted to announce the completion of a 950kW solar system for the Big Bottling Company plant in Ogun State, Nigeria.
EIB agrees to €170m backing for new National Development Bank of Ghana
21-05-2021 | 10:41:00
President Akufo Addo of Ghana, Werner Hoyer, President of the European Investment Bank and Thomas Östros, Vice President, formally agreed to €170 million EIB backing for the new National Development Bank of Ghana.
MDL completes flexible installation in Ghana’s Tema port
20-05-2021 | 09:50:00
In support of Ghana's offshore LNG development, MDL announced the completion of flexible installation at the Tema port.
ROYBI, LING Project partner to support girls' education in Ghana
19-05-2021 | 13:34:00
ROYBI INC, the creator of ROYBI Robot for children, entered into a collaboration agreement with LING Project to provide its educational robot and other resources to selected schools in Ghana.
GoldStone commences mining and ore stacking at the Homase mine in Ghana
14-05-2021 | 09:10:00
GoldStone Resources announced that mining and ore stacking at the Homase Mine within its Akrokeri-Homase Gold Project (AKHM), in Ghana has commenced with the first mined ore having been successfully stacked onto the heap leach pad.
ASTM International partners with API to harmonize petroleum standards in West Africa
14-05-2021 | 08:54:58
Global standards organization ASTM International and the American Petroleum Institute (API) have announced a partnership on a project aimed at harmonizing petroleum standards in the West African region.
Legatum Center launches inaugural Legatum Foundry Fellowship for entrepreneurs in Africa
11-05-2021 | 11:08:02
At an inflection point in their entrepreneurial journeys, Fellows will learn from MIT faculty, connect with investors, and expand their network of peer innovators.
Galiano Gold commences exploration work on wholly owned Asumura property in Ghana
06-05-2021 | 15:56:56
Galiano Gold announced that exploration work has commenced on its 100% owned Asumura property in Ghana.
IFC, Ghana’s Securities and Exchange Commission partner to develop green bonds market
06-05-2021 | 15:32:00
IFC and Ghana's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), announced a partnership to facilitate investments in projects that address climate and environmental issues through green bonds.
This app is helping football players in Ghana and Africa connect to clubs safely
06-05-2021 | 14:54:04
Kaazi, a new startup founded by Nana Yaw Oppong-Mensah, wants to help football players in Ghana and Africa connect to clubs safely.
Ghana set to receive first LNG cargo by end of May
06-05-2021 | 11:35:07
Ghana is now expected to receive its first LNG cargo at the end of this month, a project spokesman said, as the country prepares to become sub-Saharan Africa's first LNG importer.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to stay in Ghana for six months to help set up the company’s Africa headquarters
06-05-2021 | 07:31:00
Reports now indicate that Twitter CEO and Founder Jack Dorsey will settle in Ghana for six months to help set up the new office in Ghana.
Tolulope Yanwah appointed as Jumia Ghana CEO
03-05-2021 | 14:19:00
George-Yanwah has been appointed as chief executive officer Ghana for e-commerce company Jumia,.
[Ghana] Banking sector assets up 18.5%, says BoG
03-05-2021 | 13:36:00
The Bank of Ghana has said total banking sector assets as of end-February 2021 increased by 18.5 per cent year-on-year to GH¢152.0 billion, marginally higher than the annual growth of 17.8 per cent as of end-February 2020.
Kaspersky expands presence in Nigeria and Ghana
03-05-2021 | 12:25:00
As part of its strategy to grow its business in West Africa, Kaspersky has partnered with value-added distributor DataGroupIT who will provide the global cybersecurity company with access to new markets in Nigeria and Ghana.
Kaspersky partners with value-added distributor DataGroupIT to strengthen West African footprint
03-05-2021 | 10:35:28
Kaspersky has partnered with value-added distributor DataGroupIT who will provide the global cybersecurity company with access to new markets in Nigeria and Ghana.
International Labour Organization and EU launch T4DW Project in Ghana
29-04-2021 | 11:46:34
The Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations, the International Labour Organisation and the European Union have jointly launched the Trade for Decent Work (T4DW) Project in Accra.
Ghana unveils 5-year anti-malaria strategy
29-04-2021 | 10:58:00
The National Malaria Control Programme (NMCP) has laid out a five-year national strategic plan to help scale up malaria control and prevention in the country.
RTS,S malaria vaccine benefits children in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi
22-04-2021 | 07:46:00
Two years on from the launch of a pilot programme, more than 1.7 million doses of the world’s first malaria vaccine have been administered in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi, benefitting more than 650 000 children with additional malaria protection.
Domino's Pizza opens first store in Ghana
21-04-2021 | 08:17:00
Domino's Pizza Inc. one of the largest pizza companies in the world based on global retail sales, is continuing its global growth momentum, as the first Domino's store in Ghana is now open.
Ghana fintech company Zeepay acquires Mangwee Mobile Money in Zambia
20-04-2021 | 09:27:00
In a private placement Zeepay and Mangwee agreed to a sale of 51 percent of Mangwee shares to Zeepay. The deal makes Zeepay Ghana the majority shareholder of the entity.
Gateway Real Estate Africa to build office development at Appolonia City in Ghana
19-04-2021 | 15:53:29
Gateway Real Estate Africa (GREA), a private real estate development company specialising in turnkey construction in Africa, announced that it will build its first commercial office building in Ghana at Appolonia City
[Ghana] UNICEF StartUp Lab Announces Twenty-Two Startups Joining the Second Cohort
19-04-2021 | 12:45:00
UNICEF has announced the twenty-two startups that will be taking part in this year's cohort of the UNICEF Startup Lab, a co-creation space and accelerator.
[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Twitter Opens First African Office in Ghana to Tap Fast-Growing Market
15-04-2021 | 15:46:00
Twitter announced that it's finally coming to Africa. The microblogging site announced on Monday that it was opening a new office in Ghana, which it said was in line with its growth strategy.
Twitter Opens its First African Office in Ghana
15-04-2021 | 07:50:00
Twitter is coming to Africa, the social media company announced Monday. The company seeks to build a team in Ghana, which it said was in line with its growth strategy.
[Interview] Stephan Eyeson, fondateur et PDG, Survey54
09-04-2021 | 11:57:00
L'entrepreneur Britanique-Ghanéen, Stephan Eyeson, est actuellement PDG et fondateur de la société panafricaine de collecte de renseignements sur les consommateurs, Survey54.
Global brokerage firm Willis Towers Watson appoints Nana Gaisie to head Ghana business
09-04-2021 | 08:32:43
Willis Towers Watson, a global advisory, broking, and solutions company, has named Nana Gaisie as the new Head of Willis Towers Watson Ghana.
[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Africans are increasingly using eCommerce in response to COVID-19 restrictions
08-04-2021 | 14:20:30
Ten countries are responsible for 94% of all online business in Africa. South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria, Algeria, and Kenya together account for 78% of total marketplace traffic.
Dash raises $500k to simplify remittances, announces plans to launch in Kenya and Ghana
08-04-2021 | 11:39:40
Fintech startup Dash App has raised $500K+ pre-seed financing to expand its operations to Kenya and Ghana.
Maersk Drilling confirms long-term drillship contract with Tullow Oil offshore Ghana
08-04-2021 | 11:37:08
Based on the previously announced Conditional Letter of Award, Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Tullow Ghana, for the provision of the ultra-deepwater drillship Maersk Venturer and additional services for a development drilling campaign.
Binance Charity announces $1 million crypto donation to UNICEF to help in global COVID-19 vaccine rollout
08-04-2021 | 11:07:00
Binance Charity has announced the world’s first crypto donation to UNICEF’s role in the global COVID-19 vaccine rollout—the largest vaccine procurement and supply operation ever undertaken.
[Interview] Charlette N’Guessan, Co-founder, BACE Group, Ghana
07-04-2021 | 11:12:00
Ivorian based in Ghana, Charlette N’Guessan is a tech entrepreneur who collaborates with various organizations that strongly advocate for gender balance in the tech ecosystem.
MedAccess announces extension to guarantee support for UNICEF
06-04-2021 | 12:48:00
MedAccess, a social finance company established by CDC to increase patient access to life-changing medical supplies in Africa and South Asia, announced a one-year extension to its $50 million procurement guarantee for UNICEF.
Tullow Oil starts multi-well drilling campaign in Ghana
06-04-2021 | 10:44:22
Tullow Oil announced the start of a multi-year, multi-well drilling campaign offshore Ghana with the commencement of drilling of the first well at the Jubilee Field yesterday.
[Ghana] MTN will not entertain proxies during MoMo transactions
05-04-2021 | 08:45:28
The Chief Executive Officer for Mobile Money Limited, Eli Hini has ruled out the use of proxies in withdrawing cash from any MTN Mobile Money Account in the country.
BBC World Service partners with AfricaWeb to offer digital content to audiences in Ghana and Cameroon
01-04-2021 | 13:15:00
This partnership will offer for the first time The Comb podcast, a unique and fascinating news and current affairs product aimed at younger audiences across the continent.
Accelerex fintech receives enhanced PSP licence from the Bank of Ghana
30-03-2021 | 13:10:38
Pan-African fintech company, Accelerex Ghana has been granted an enhanced Payment Service Provider (PSP) licence from the Bank of Ghana.
Insurtech startup Curacel secures $450K pre-seed funding to drive insurance inclusion in Africa
30-03-2021 | 12:45:00
Curacel, an AI-powered platform for claims processing and fraud management in Africa, raised a $450,000 pre-seed funding in a round led by Atlantica Ventures and Consonance with participation from Kepple Ventures and other African angel investors.
[Interview] Stephan Eyeson, Founder & CEO, Survey54
30-03-2021 | 12:06:00
British-Ghanaian entrepreneur, Stephan Eyeson, is current CEO and Founder of pan-African consumer intelligence gathering firm, Survey54.
The U.S.-Ghana Alumni Association elects new executive board
29-03-2021 | 13:23:00
The U.S.-Ghana Alumni Association (USGHAA) met on Saturday March 27, 2021, to announce the results of a national election among Ghanaian alumni of U.S. government-sponsored programs.
[Ghana] GNPC justifies investment in new LNG regasification plant
25-03-2021 | 10:28:39
The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has said the new regasification plant being constructed at the Tema Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Terminal will safeguard the country’s future energy needs and usher in an era of cheaper gas.
[Ghana] Upfield joins Global Shea Alliance
25-03-2021 | 10:26:45
Upfield has also registered as a GSA sustainability partner, committing to promoting the sustainable development of the shea sector. Joining the Global Shea Alliance is an important component of Upfield’s sustainability strategy.
Over 300 Million Users with Access to Free Mobile Internet During Pandemic, Report
25-03-2021 | 10:01:00
A total of 314 million mobile users across eight developing countries benefited from free internet access during the hardest months of the pandemic, despite having run out of credit or not being physically able to top up.