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[Interview] Jane del Ser, Program Director, Catalyst Fund Inclusive Digital Commerce, Ghana
26-10-2020 | 09:55:00
Catalyst Fund, managed by BFA Global, is an accelerator that supports inclusive tech innovators and facilitates the growth of innovation ecosystems in emerging markets. Jane del Sur directs this program in Ghana, West Africa.
Ghana records FDI of $785.62m in Q1 2020
26-10-2020 | 08:38:00
Ghana has recorded total investments of US$869.47 million, with total FDI value amounting to US$785.62 million between January to June 2020 as FDI inflow showed strength in the final moments of the second quarter of the year.
Bank technologies for African agricultural transformation training in Ghana raising farmer agricultural ambition
21-10-2020 | 07:00:38
When Isaac Papanko started farming maize on eight hectares of farmland, he couldn’t have imagined that within just a few years, his agribusiness would grow to be 425 hectares.
Africa Fertilizer Financing Mechanism, OCP Africa team up to increase access to fertilizers in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana
20-10-2020 | 14:06:00
The African Development Bank has approved the participation of the Africa Fertilizer Financing Mechanism in a $4 million partial trade credit guarantee with OCP Africa, a subsidiary of the OCP Group.
Ghana women closing the gender gap in internet access, survey
13-10-2020 | 06:44:00
Almost as many women as men use the internet in Ghana, according to a new survey from the World Wide Web Foundation, which finds men are just 6% more likely to be online than women.
Women in Ghana closing the gender gap in internet access - but still miss out on benefits of digital technology
12-10-2020 | 08:29:00
Almost as many women as men use the internet in Ghana, according to a new survey from the World Wide Web Foundation, which finds men are just 6% more likely to be online than women.
GhanaWeb partners with Tonaton.com to improve and lead Ghana’s online marketplace
09-10-2020 | 08:42:00
GhanaWeb, Ghana’s biggest news platform and Tonaton.com, Ghana’s biggest online marketplace have signed an exclusive cooperative partnership agreement to lead and improve Ghana’s online marketplace with engaging content.
Mondia, Jumia launch new gaming service on JumiaPay App for customers in Africa
07-10-2020 | 12:22:00
Mondia, a technology company which specialises in marketing and distribution of digital content and Jumia, Africa’s largest e-commerce platform, launched Jumia Games, a competitively priced entertainment category on the JumiaPay App.
Starsight expands into Ghana
05-10-2020 | 07:17:00
Starsight, Commercial and Industrial solar power provider in West Africa announced its expansion into Ghana.
COCOBOD signs $1.3b trade finance facility for 2020/2021 crop season in Ghana
01-10-2020 | 10:52:00
Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), in collaboration with a consortium of International Financiers, signed an agreement that will bring in an amount of $1.3 billion to the Ghanaian Economy.
Addressing youth unemployment in Ghana needs urgent action, report
30-09-2020 | 06:47:00
A new World Bank report identifies agribusiness, entrepreneurship, apprenticeship, construction, tourism and sports as key sectors that can offer increased employment opportunities for Ghanaian youth.
62% of Ghanaians will vote for Mahama if elections were held today, poll reveals
28-09-2020 | 14:00:00
If elections were to be held today, former President John Mahama would have garnered the most votes, according to results of the second wave of the Ghana Election Poll.
56 per cent of Ghanaians polled believe Mahama has better economic track record
24-09-2020 | 10:42:17
Results of the second wave of the Ghana Election Poll which ran online from July 1 to August 1, 2020 showed that a large number of Ghanaian believe former President John Dramani Mahama has a better economic track record than President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.
OPEC Fund approves $100m for operations in developing countries
24-09-2020 | 07:16:00
The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) approved $100 million in new funding to support development operations in Burundi, Nicaragua and Ghana.
[Ghana] Mahama has better track record on infrastructure than Akufo-Addo, poll
22-09-2020 | 14:55:00
Ghanaians have waded into the debate on which presidential candidate performed better in infrastructural development via the the second wave of the Ghana Election Poll which ran online from July 1 to August 1, 2020.
Bunge unveils shea butter processing plant in Ghana, the largest in Africa
18-09-2020 | 13:05:00
Bunge Loders Croklaan (BLC), the specialty oils and fats business of Bunge Limited, has announced the opening of its state-of-the-art shea butter processing facility in Tema, Ghana.
First National Bank Ghana secures $85m funding from DEG
18-09-2020 | 07:00:00
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.
Success of Olam food distribution mobile app in Ghana inspires West African rollout
09-09-2020 | 08:05:00
Olam Markets, Ghana's first and only B2B mobile app in the food sector, has made such a positive impact with grocery distributors that its owner, global food and agri-business Olam International, is now planning to take the app into West Africa.
Corruption record will influence Ghanaian voter choice in December, poll
04-09-2020 | 14:47:00
Results of the second wave of the Ghana Election Poll which ran online from July 1 to August 1, 2020, via the renowned market research firm MSI-ACI, has found that corruption is the most important factor that many Ghanaians will consider in deciding who to vote for on December 7, 2020.
Stella Oye elected chairperson of The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Ghana branch
04-09-2020 | 06:47:53
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
03-09-2020 | 07:09:18
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.
Majority of respondents want Ghanaians abroad allowed to register and vote, Election Poll
01-09-2020 | 13:06:00
Results of the second wave of the Ghana Election Poll which ran online from July 1 to August 1, 2020, via the renowned market research firm MSI-ACI, has found the majority of respondents in favour of allowing Ghanaians abroad to be allowed to register and vote.
GCF approves $54.5m project to reduce deforestation, carbon emissions in Ghana
31-08-2020 | 08:03:00
The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has approved a project worth $54.5 million to address the alarming deforestation and forest degradation challenges in the Northern Savannah Zone of Ghana.
President Akufo-Addo commissions Ekumfi Fruits and Juices Factory in Ghana
27-08-2020 | 07:51:00
The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo commissioned the Ekumfi Fruits and Juices Factory, a project initiated under the One-District-One-Factory initiative of the Government.
Ecobank announces 2020 Fintech Challenge winners
25-08-2020 | 10:13:03
Ecobank Group announced the winners of its Ecobank Fintech Challenge, with Nokwary Technologies edging out the rest of the finalists to emerge winner of the competition.
DEG invests in Ghana’s financial sector
25-08-2020 | 09:17:00
DEG - Deutsche Investitions - und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH has provided a long-term loan amounting to $30 million to First National Bank Ghana.
Ghana’s slow fiscal consolidation may add to rating strains, Fitch Ratings
21-08-2020 | 12:38:00
Ghana’s plans to pursue fiscal consolidation more slowly than the government had previously indicated may lead to a higher public debt trajectory and could be a source of downward pressure on the country’s ratings, Fitch Ratings says.
President flags off greenhouse and innovation centre in Ghana
19-08-2020 | 09:28:00
The National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (NEIP) Greenhouse Estate Project was officially outdoored at Dawhenya in the Greater Accra Region by the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.
Total Ghana partners with Star Assurance to boost motor insurance uptake
14-08-2020 | 08:34:00
Total Ghana and Star Assurance have collaborated in putting together an enhanced loyalty scheme aimed at rewarding mutual clients in the transport sector.
Ghana’s Agricultural Development Bank shows impressive half year performance amid COVID -19 setbacks
13-08-2020 | 06:56:00
Ghana's Agricultural Development Bank has posted impressive financial growth in its half-year results, even in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic that has wreaked havoc on all sectors of the economy, including the financial sector.
Total Ghana partners with Mckingtorch Africa to recycle plastic waste into footwear
12-08-2020 | 08:30:00
Total Ghana in collaboration with Mckingtorch Africa has launched the Mckingtorch Footwear Pop-up Shop at the Accra Liberation Road Total Service Station.
PayAngel partners with Allianz Life Insurance Ghana to launch new remittance product
10-08-2020 | 08:35:00
PayAngel Money Transfer has partnered with Allianz Life Insurance Ghana to introduce a new revolutionary remittance product, the RemitCare Plan, to the Ghanaian market.
[Ghana] Republic Bank advocates for green bonds for green buildings and mortgage financing
10-08-2020 | 06:02:00
Republic Bank (Ghana) Limited, a subsidiary of Republic Financial Holdings Limited has advocated for issuance of a Green Bond in Ghana to raise long term financing for Green Building construction by developers.
Volkswagen opens vehicle assembly facility in Ghana
07-08-2020 | 14:04:12
Volkswagen has extended its market in Sub-Saharan Africa with the official opening of a vehicle assembly facility in Accra, Ghana.
[Ghana] Workonline selects PAIX data center to deploy first point of presence in West Africa
07-08-2020 | 06:44:00
Workonline Communications, a pan-African provider of IP transit, has selected PAIX’s carrier- and cloud-neutral data centre in Accra, Ghana to deploy its first point of presence (POP) in West Africa.
[Ghana] Agriculture Ministry, Global Affairs Canada support Women’s Farmer-Based Organizations
05-08-2020 | 09:18:00
The Ministry of Food and Agriculture in Ghana and the Ministry of Local Governance and Rural Development announced a GHC 2.5 million pilot support from Global Affairs Canada to Women’s Farmer-Based Organizations (WFBOs).
[Ghana] COVID-19 forced businesses reduce wages for over 770,000 workers, caused 42,000 layoffs, study
04-08-2020 | 06:35:00
The shock caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has had considerable impacts on Ghanaian businesses, forcing many firms to cut costs by reducing staff hours, cutting wages, and in some cases laying off workers.
We are not tired of NPP, NDC - Ghanaians declare in Ghana Election Poll
03-08-2020 | 07:25:00
More than half of Ghanaians of voting age surveyed in the Ghana Election Poll do not think the country is ready for another political party outside the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC).
GOIL, Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems launch gh-link card
31-07-2020 | 12:55:00
GOIL, in partnership with the Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS), have launched the use of the gh-link card on GOIL’s Point of Sale (POS) devices across the country.
[Ghana] Clydestone partners with Thales to offer TheOne authentication as a service platform
30-07-2020 | 06:47:33
Clydestone Ghana, a leading payments system and fintech solutions provider has partnered with Thales, a global leader in digital identities and security to provide TheOne authentication as a service platform.
Abena Amoah appointed Deputy MD, Ghana Stock Exchange
29-07-2020 | 13:32:00
The Council of the Ghana Stock Exchange appointed Ms. Abena Amoah as the Deputy Managing Director of the Exchange, effective August 1, 2020.
West Africa's Tizeti upgrades core network infrastructure capacity to 100Gbps
28-07-2020 | 13:26:00
Tizeti, West Africa’s pioneer solar-based internet service provider announced the successful upgrade of its core network infrastructure capacity to 100Gbps, in line with its focus on accelerating access to affordable broadband connectivity.
Farmer cooperatives across West and Central Africa help expand access to improved seeds, boosting yields
27-07-2020 | 06:42:00
A farmers’ cooperative in Mali has experienced a significant increase in production of quality seeds, setting an example for other farmer organizations in Mali and neighboring countries.
NDF, REDAVIA sign first EEP catalyst loan to accelerate solar leasing in Ghana and Kenya
22-07-2020 | 13:56:00
Loan financing stemming from the EEP Africa Catalyst window will accelerate REDAVIA’s C&I Solar Leasing Model with SMEs in Ghana and Kenya.
African Development Bank-funded training builds skills for economy of the future in Ghana, report
22-07-2020 | 05:51:00
A six-year project to develop industrial skills among Ghana’s workforce has improved the engineering and manufacturing skills of young people, promoted economic competitiveness and contributed to an improvement in the quality of life.
Ghana Export Promotion Authority hands over high-grade quality seeds to VEPEAG
21-07-2020 | 16:38:00
The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) has handed over seeds valued at about Ghc90,000 to the Vegetable Producers and Exporters Association of Ghana (VEPEAG).
Radisson Hotel Group announces six new hotels in Africa
21-07-2020 | 14:22:57
Radisson Hotel Group has added six new hotels to its African portfolio, bringing the total to almost 100 hotels across 32 African markets.
Eight out of every 10 voters eager for December elections, Ghana Election Poll shows
21-07-2020 | 11:55:00
Ghanaians are upbeat about participating in the electoral process with eight out of every ten people of voting age confirming that they will vote in the next set of leaders come December.
Eight out of every 10 voters eager for December elections, Ghana Election Poll shows
21-07-2020 | 11:53:00
Less than five months to Ghana’s general election and despite the coronavirus pandemic that continues to devastate global economies and households, Ghanaians are upbeat about participating in the electoral process.
IFC announces $12m loan for steel plant in Ghana to create jobs, support skills
17-07-2020 | 09:30:00
IFC announced a $12 million loan to Rider Iron and Steel Ghana to support the company’s construction of a steel manufacturing plant that will increase Ghana’s domestic steel production, creating thousands of jobs.
Paxful hits $4.6 billion in volume, reaches 4.5 million registered wallets
17-07-2020 | 08:34:00
Paxful, a leading peer-to-peer bitcoin (BTC) marketplace that aims to provide financial inclusion around the globe, announced that the platform has hit $4.6 billion in trade volume and reached 4.5 million wallet registrations.
[Ghana] FDA launches licensing scheme for small scale and cottage food processing facilities
16-07-2020 | 06:51:00
Ghana’s Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has launched the Progressive Licensing Scheme (PLS) for Small Scale and Cottage sized Food Processors.
USAID announces $15m innovative training center for supply-chain management in Africa
15-07-2020 | 09:45:00
USAID announced $15 million to support a partnership between Arizona State University and the Kwame Nkrumah University in Ghana to create an innovative research and training center to improve African supply-chains.
IFC provides funding to Nyaho Medical to expand access to quality healthcare in Ghana
09-07-2020 | 06:43:00
IFC announced a $5.2 million loan to Nyaho Medical Centre to support the Ghanaian health care provider’s expansion outside Accra and the upgrade of its existing hospital so it can better serve its patients.
MainOne investment in West Africa’s internet infrastructure reaches $400 million
01-07-2020 | 14:12:00
MainOne, West Africa’s provider of Wholesale and Enterprise connectivity and data center services celebrates 10 years of delivering innovative, world-class service in West Africa.
World Bank supports jobs, skills development and digital transformation in Ghana
01-07-2020 | 07:20:00
The World Bank approved $315 million from the International Development Association (IDA) to support job creation, skills development and digital transformation in Ghana.
GhanaWeb launches online election polls ahead of December general elections
30-06-2020 | 11:38:00
GhanaWeb has spearheaded the creation of online election polls in Ghana with the launch of the Ghana Election Poll in June.
CISI, GISI partnership renewal confirms confidence in Ghanaian financial services profession
30-06-2020 | 07:02:00
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) and the Ghana Investment and Securities Institute (GISI) announced the renewal of their partnership, confirming confidence in Ghanaian financial services profession.
Satellite TV gains popularity in Ghana and Nigeria, study
26-06-2020 | 06:11:00
Study shows Satellite TV reception increases by 23 per cent in Nigeria and 19 per cent in Ghana in 2019 since the last study, conducted two years ago.
Government launches $219m GALOP initiative for low-performing basic schools in Ghana
25-06-2020 | 09:16:00
The President of Ghana launched the Ghana Accountability and Learning Outcomes Project (GALOP), which will help drive standards and quality in some ten thousand low-performing basic schools across the country.
[Ghana] Cocoa Board launches $600 million syndicated loan facility for industry investment projects
24-06-2020 | 14:44:00
The Ghana Cocoa Board officially launched the $600 million syndicated loan facility which it signed with some Development Finance Institutions to provide funding for various investment projects within Ghana’s cocoa industry.
Kenya, Ghana businesses sign up for REDAVIA’s free solar leases
23-06-2020 | 12:50:00
REDAVIA has signed four new COVID-19 Resilience Leases in Ghana and Kenya, offering these businesses six months of free solar to withstand the COVID crisis.
Redavia signs four businesses in Ghana and Kenya to solar energy
19-06-2020 | 06:33:00
Redavia , a global market provider of cost-effective, reliable, and clean solar power for businesses, has signed four new COVID-19 Resilience Leases in Ghana and Kenya.
[Ghana] Aker Energy on course to finding solution for Pecan field development
08-06-2020 | 09:28:00
Aker Energy Ghana has reaffirmed its commitment to finding a solution that will allow for the commencement of a phased development of the Pecan field offshore Ghana.
GALVmed announces three new projects to accelerate animal healthcare in West Africa
05-06-2020 | 07:45:00
The Global Alliance for Livestock Veterinary Medicines (GALVmed) has announced partnerships with three animal health companies in West Africa.
African equity capital markets activity see downward turn, but increase in domestic investors, report
04-06-2020 | 08:03:00
Data presented from the PwC Nigeria 2019 African Capital Market Watch shows that African equity capital markets activity has seen a downward trajectory over the past three years.
[Column] Freeman Addico: The key coronavirus lesson for Africa is "work is a task, not a place"
26-05-2020 | 09:30:35
The negative impact of the global Coronavirus lockdown on business and commercial operations around the world is grave.
[Ghana] President Akufo-Addo launches Gh¢1 billion cap business support scheme
22-05-2020 | 08:50:00
The President of the Republic of Ghana launched the GH¢1 billion Coronavirus Alleviation Programme Business Support Scheme.
Digital payments simplify cash-flow for Ghana rural farmers
22-05-2020 | 06:31:43
A\n initiative to experiment on the use of digital wallets Ghana has proven that use of mobile money can make delivery of financial services to farmers much cheaper and less risky.
Cargill leverages technology to improve transparency in pursuit of a thriving cocoa sector
20-05-2020 | 08:41:00
The Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate 2018-2019 Sustainability Progress Report has highlighted how Cargill is using technology to connect every dot in the cocoa supply.
Total discontinues acquisition of Occidental Petroleum’s assets in Ghana
18-05-2020 | 13:46:00
Total has discontinued the acquisition of Occidental Petroleum’s Anadarko assets in Ghana.
Cargill continues efforts to protect children in direct cocoa supply chains worldwide
12-05-2020 | 13:45:00
As part of ongoing efforts to combat child labor in the cocoa sector, Cargill is leveraging existing partnerships to extend the reach of its child labor monitoring and remediation mechanisms.
[Ghana] EU, partners invest in green businesses targeting 5,000 beneficiaries
08-05-2020 | 11:03:00
The European Union (EU) and partners are collaborating to create jobs for at least 5,000 people in Ghana.
[Ghana] Poultry project keeps market for local Chicken active amid COVID-19
08-05-2020 | 08:37:00
Poultry producers in Ghana are exploring new ways to facilitate training and conduct business online, while restrictions from the global outbreak of COVID-19 threaten to disrupt their livelihoods.
[Column] Stephen Awuah: Ghana amid COVID-19: Facing up to food supply chain problems
06-05-2020 | 17:01:28
Ghana’s growing reputation as a west African powerhouse has been hard-won but the COVID-19 global pandemic is a big test of the country’s agribusiness and food supply resilience.
GreenTec invests in Ghana's Sumundi
06-05-2020 | 11:06:00
GreenTec Capital announces its investment in Ghana’s Sumundi, an innovative digital retail management platform designed to help retailers manage, grow, and sustain their businesses.
WRI, Cargill partner on tools, best practices to advance sustainable agriculture
01-05-2020 | 10:44:00
To help businesses achieve the sustainability efforts needed to feed a rapidly growing population, Cargill is contributing $2 million to the next phase of its partnership with World Resources Institute (WRI).
One-size-fits-all policies won’t deliver sustainable farming in Africa, study
28-04-2020 | 10:14:00
Governments and development agencies need to give greater consideration to conflicting objectives of different types of smallholder farmers when promoting sustainable agricultural intensification in sub-Saharan Africa, IIED reports.
[Ghana] Yinson completes $800M refinancing deal for FPSO John Agyekum Kufuor
24-04-2020 | 09:46:00
Yinson announced it has completed an $800 million refinancing deal for the John Agyekum Kufuor FPSO, which was successfully drawn down on 14 April.
RCS Ghana selects Eutelsat for DTH broadcasting
23-04-2020 | 15:11:00
World satellite operator Eutelsat Communications has secured a multi-year contract with RCS Ghana to provide capacity for the broadcast of its DTH bouquet bringing content to viewers in Ghana and beyond.
[Ghana] GIFEC selects Parallel Wireless to offer telephony connectivity to underserved communities
22-04-2020 | 17:45:50
GIFEC, a Universal Access Service Fund (UASF), has selected Parallel Wireless OpenRAN to provide mobile telephony connectivity to underserved and unserved communities in Ghana.
AfDB’s SEFA grants $760,000 to develop small-scale renewable energy projects across Sub Saharan Africa
16-04-2020 | 14:25:00
The AfDB managed Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), has approved a $760,000 grant to Empower New Energy AS (EmNEW), to develop at least eight small renewable energy projects across Sub Saharan Africa.
REDAVIA targets Kenya and Ghana businesses with free solar programme
15-04-2020 | 15:18:25
REDAVIA has created a new concessionary solar power program, the COVID-19 Resilience Lease, in order to stand by Ghanaian and Kenyan businesses.
Ghana launches COVID-19 tracker app
15-04-2020 | 13:49:48
Ghana has launced GH COVID-19 Tracker, an app that will be used to track COVID-19 cases in the country.
Ferrero efforts to end deforestation in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana cocoa sector pays off
15-04-2020 | 08:11:00
Italian manufacturer of branded chocolate and confectionery products, Ferrero has reported significant progress on its action plan to protect and restore forests in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana cocoa sector.
Ecom donates GH₵2.4 million worth of medicated soap for Cocoa farmers in Ghana
10-04-2020 | 12:53:00
Ecom Ghana presented the Cocoa Board with1.2 million units of medicated soap worth GH₵2.4 million to be distributed to cocoa farmers in the country in support of the effort to combat COVID-19.
Angola, Senegal, Cameroon, Ghana and Nigeria among the most hard hit amid Covid-19 and oil price plunge, African Energy Chamber
07-04-2020 | 10:07:11
African oil-producing and reliant countries have been among the most hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic and declining oil price.
GIPC donates to Ghana health workers in Coronavirus fight
03-04-2020 | 06:54:00
The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) in support of the country’s fight against the deadly COVID-19 Pandemic, has donated over 3,000 Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) to the Healthcare sector.
IFC invests $2.5 million in New Crystal, brings affordable, high-quality healthcare to Ghanaians
02-04-2020 | 06:07:00
IFC announced a $2.5 million investment in New Crystal to support the expansion of the private healthcare group, which provides high-quality medical services to lower-middle-income and low-income patients and families in Ghana.
Ghana launches online scholarship application system
01-04-2020 | 12:54:00
The Vice President of the Republicof Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, launched the Scholarship Secretariat’s Online Scholarship Application and Administration System, www.scholarshipgh.com, in Accra.
Nestle records gains restoring forests in cocoa supply chains of Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana
31-03-2020 | 07:05:00
Nestlé, the Swiss multinational food and drink processing company has reported significant progress in its efforts to help end deforestation and restore forests in its cocoa supply chain in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana.
Maersk drillship contract with Tullow Ghana terminated
25-03-2020 | 10:39:00
Maersk Drilling has announced that it has received a notification from Tullow Ghana of an early termination for convenience of the drilling contract for the drillship Maersk Venturer.
MTN completes sale of ATC joint ventures for $85 million
20-03-2020 | 07:05:00
MTN has confirmed that regulatory approvals have now been received for the disposal of its stake in ATC Ghana.
[Ghana] UNIDO pilots blockchain technology adoption in cocoa value chain
18-03-2020 | 13:12:00
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is piloting methodology to assess the readiness of a value chain to adopt blockchain technology.
Nigeria, Ghana smartphone markets in good shape, COVID-19 casts dark shadow in West Africa, IDC
18-03-2020 | 06:21:00
Nigeria's smartphone market grew 5.3% quarter on quarter in Q4 2019, according to the latest figures from global technology and consulting services firm International Data Corporation (IDC).
Africa’s AI community launches two initiatives seeking data science solutions for Coronavirus
17-03-2020 | 07:04:00
Two members of Africa’s artificial intelligence (AI) community in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, have launched two initiatives seeking data science solutions to fight the viral disease.
MusicTime grows its African footprint to six countries
16-03-2020 | 09:00:00
MusicTime®, the world’s first time based music streaming application has revealed its new corporate identity.
$100 Million provided to enhance Coronavirus preparedness, response plan in Ghana
13-03-2020 | 12:45:00
The President of the Republic of Ghana has directed the Minister for Finance to make available the cedi equivalent of $100 million to enhance Ghana’s Coronavirus preparedness and response plan.
[Ghana] Cocoa Board to distribute motorized slashers to farmers
12-03-2020 | 13:58:25
The Ghana Cocoa Board will distribute 100,000 pieces of dual-purpose motorized slashers and pruners to cocoa farmers across the cocoa regions of the country for use on their farms.
Ghana set to launch universal QR Code, accelerate pace for cash-lite society
12-03-2020 | 10:12:00
The impending launch of a universal QR Code will accelerate the pace of making Ghana a cash-lite society in the near future, the Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has predicted.