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FemiTI initiative enlists more Ghana girls into STEM
13-02-2019 | 06:52:00
With a significant drop-out rate of girls from primary school to secondary school and college, one new initiative in Ghana aims to improve the country's innovation.
Citi launches global depositary note capabilities on Ghanaian debt securities
12-02-2019 | 12:18:00
Citi’s Global Issuer Services business, acting through Citibank, N.A. in its capacity as a depositary bank, has expanded its Global Depositary Note (GDN) product capabilities to Ghanaian government debt securities.
[Ghana] Mercer partners with Learning Organization to tap local talent
08-02-2019 | 07:03:17
Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and careers has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with Learning Organisation, a Ghana based Consulting firm.
Renault mulls establishing assembly plant in Ghana
05-02-2019 | 08:08:00
Renault, the French multinational automobile manufacturer is to establish an assembly plant in Ghana.
World Bank Group and Germany launch collaboration on Africa development projects
01-02-2019 | 10:18:00
The World Bank Group and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) have announced a deeper partnership for economic development in six countries in Africa.
Standard Chartered launches second wave of digital-only retail banks across Uganda, Tanzania, Ghana and Kenya
31-01-2019 | 06:28:10
Standard Chartered bank has announced the start of the second phase of its digital-only retail bank across Africa.
Ghana raises Africa's leisure tourism bar - HTI Consulting research
29-01-2019 | 09:30:00
“Continued economic growth in many African countries is driving greater interest in the continent from a tourism perspective but it’s interesting to see that Ghana, in particular, is proving increasingly attractive as a leisure tourism destination.”
[Kenya] GreenTec invests into SuperFluid Labs
29-01-2019 | 07:38:00
GreenTec has announced its investment into SuperFluid Labs, a SAAS provider of data analytics and artificial intelligence solutions.
Nestlé Ghana signs agreement with Ghana Standards Authority
28-01-2019 | 11:53:00
Nestlé Ghana and the Ghana Standards Authority have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to forge a strong cooperation in the sharing of scientific and technical information.
[Ghana] Keerapa Active sets eyes on professional sports facility through crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo
24-01-2019 | 07:11:47
The world of football and sports in general in the West African nation of Ghana is about to have a special facility that promises to make the lives of aspiring footballers players and other athletes easier.
BizMerlinHR enters Ghana market
23-01-2019 | 09:51:17
Innovative human resources management company BizMerlinHR announced it has expanded into Ghana.
[Ghana] Mobile money interoperability shows 2.2 million transactions in December
21-01-2019 | 09:08:00
Cross network mobile money transfers were done about 2.2 million times between May and December last year.
VFS Global awarded contract to open new passport application centers in Ghana
17-01-2019 | 11:49:03
VFS Global has commenced operations with its first Passport Application Centre in the capital city of Accra on behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
[Ghana] Rendeavour rolls out American Tower communications infrastructure at Appolonia City
16-01-2019 | 06:28:11
Appolonia City has partnered with ATC Ghana, a subsidiary of American Tower Corporation, to deploy cell towers within Appolonia City's 2,325-acre development in Greater Accra.
Pioneer Kitchenware compulsorily de-listed from Ghana Stock Exchange
15-01-2019 | 08:36:47
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has decided to compulsorily de-list Pioneer Kitchenware Limited (PKL) from the Main Equity Market of the Exchange.
AgDevCo invests $3million in Ghanaian farmer-owned Cocoa Company
15-01-2019 | 08:29:16
Impact investor AgDevCo has invested in Kuapa Kokoo Limited, the only licensed cocoa buying company in Ghana which is owned by a cooperative of Ghanaian smallholder cocoa farmers.
[Ghana] Aluworks and Cocoa companies taken off GSE’s ''Watch List''
15-01-2019 | 08:13:00
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has announced that Aluworks Limited (ALW) and Cocoa Processing Company Limited (CPC) have been taken off the GSE’s “Watch List”.
Vivo Energy Ghana appoints Ben Hassan Ouattara as new MD
10-01-2019 | 13:00:01
Vivo Energy Ghana, the marketers and distributors of Shell branded products and services has appointed Mr. Ben Hassan Ouattara as the new Managing Director (MD), effective 1st January, 2019.
Aker Energy announces Pecan well success in Ghana
10-01-2019 | 10:05:00
Aker Energy, as the operator of the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points (DWT/CTP) block, has announced that it is about to complete a successful drilling operation of the Pecan-4A appraisal well offshore, Ghana.
Africa Internship Academy tackles African youth unemployment with entrepreneurship programmes
09-01-2019 | 13:24:50
The Africa Internship Academy, a youth employment accelerator provides entrepreneurship programs for secondary, higher education students and graduates to gain entrepreneurial and employable skills.
[Ghana] BlueTown and Microsoft target 800,000 people with broadband internet
09-01-2019 | 07:25:00
Denmark based BLUETOWN has announced a new agreement with Microsoft Corp. that will provide broadband internet access to approximately 800,000 unserved people in the eastern part of Ghana.
Nigerian tomato growers charge Federal Government on processing plant
08-01-2019 | 14:21:00
The Tomato Growers Association of Nigeria (TOGAN) has urged the Federal Government to establish cottage processing plants in tomato producing areas.
[Ghana] Operating banks reduced from 34 to 23
08-01-2019 | 11:08:00
Ghana’s financial space will now have only 23 banks, down from the 34 that were operating in the country as of January 2017.
Redavia signs $2million financing agreement with ElectriFI to support Ghana’s expansion
08-01-2019 | 09:40:10
Solar technology company REDAVIA and ElectriFI have signed a $2million financing agreement to support REDAVIA's expansion in Ghana's industrial and commercial sector.
South African Airways expands nonstop service between Accra and Washington
03-01-2019 | 07:25:55
South African Airways (SAA) has announced it will increase its frequency on nonstop flights between Accra’s Kotoka International Airport and Washington, D.C.-Dulles International Airport to five days weekly.
Ghana announces plans to process half of its cocoa locally
31-12-2018 | 16:35:04
Ghana has announced plans to start locally processing 50 per cent of all the cocoa it produces as it seeks to tap into the revenues of the lucrative crop while creating more jobs for the locals.
[Ghana] AgroCenta receives $250,000 GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator Grant
21-12-2018 | 09:08:00
AgroCenta has been selected to be the recipient of $250,000 GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator Grant, funded by UK DFID, Australian AID, and the GSMA and its members.
[Ghana] Esoko enhaces farmers communication, bolstering markets
18-12-2018 | 07:53:00
Esoko, a Ghanaian technology firm is empowering farmers to get better prices for their products one text message at a time, connecting them directly with the traders.
[Ghana] Emergent Technology acquires InterPay Africa
17-12-2018 | 10:41:34
Emergent Technology Holdings LP, a global financial technology company has acquired Interpay Africa, a payments processor based in Ghana.
Lendable expands access to credit across Sub-Saharan Africa
14-12-2018 | 06:56:06
Lendable, Inc., a New York and Nairobi based technology-enabled funding provider to frontier market alternative lenders has announced expansion of credit model in Africa.
[Ghana] Special Ice picks Redavia to set up its first solar farm
11-12-2018 | 09:30:52
Special Ice, a manufacturing company in the beverage industry in Ghana, has chosen REDAVIA, to establish its first solar farm in Ghana.
Mammoet expands to Africa with Ghana unit
10-12-2018 | 06:21:07
Dutch based logistics company Mammoet is expanding its footprint in Africa with the opening of a new office in Accra, Ghana.
Ghana and West Africa first local currency corporate bond lists on London Stock Exchange
29-11-2018 | 11:44:00
Quantum Terminals Group (QTG), a leading energy infrastructure developer in Ghana, has listed a corporate bond on London Stock Exchange’s International Securities Market.
Pharmaceutical companies deepen strategic focus on Africa, Index
29-11-2018 | 09:21:35
A new access to medicine index has noted increasing interest from multinational pharmaceutical companies in doing business in Africa.
KT, Ghana Health Service bet on big data in disease prevention drive
23-11-2018 | 06:09:00
KT Corporation, South Korea's telecommunications company, has reached a milestone deal with Ghana to fight epidemics.
Japan supports WFP to scale up nutrition programme in Ghana
22-11-2018 | 09:56:00
The United Nations WFP has received US$5m from the Government of Japan to enable scale-up a programme addressing undernutrition, micronutrient deficiencies and obesity in Ghana.
WTO members review regional trade agreements with EU, Ghana and Eurasian Economic Union
22-11-2018 | 06:26:09
WTO members have reviewed the interim Economic Partnership Agreement between the European Union and Ghana at the meeting of the Committee on Regional Trade Agreements.
Oradian and West African partner TAB Finance partner to boost financial inclusion
20-11-2018 | 14:37:00
TAB Finance, a new microfinance bank licensed by the Central Bank of the Republic of Guinea, has joined Oradian’s global community of financial institutions.
Protea Hotels to open its second hotel in Ghana
20-11-2018 | 12:43:00
Protea Hotels by Marriott, part of Marriott International, announced the signing of Protea Hotel by Marriott Accra, Kotoka Airport
[Ghana] Agric sector lending gets GHC400m boost
20-11-2018 | 09:39:00
The Ghanaian Government has set aside GH¢400 million, with an additional funding of $14.0 million from the Africa Development Bank, towards the establishment of the Ghana Incentive Base Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending next year.
Ghana implements IMF's enhanced general data dissemination system
15-11-2018 | 08:34:00
Ghana has implemented the recommendations of the IMF’s Enhanced General Data Dissemination System (e-GDDS) by publishing critical data through the National Summary Data Page.
There are business opportunities in China, South African companies
13-11-2018 | 06:59:00
The South African companies that were exhibiting at the 1st China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai China last week said that there are business opportunities for South African companies in China.
Ecobank, Red Cross partner in digital fund raising initiatives across Africa
13-11-2018 | 06:33:47
Ecobank and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) have signed an agreement to work closely together to empower local communities to cope with disasters more efficiently.
Outlook for Africa’s oil & gas industry improves - PwC report
06-11-2018 | 12:01:00
The outlook for Africa’s oil & gas industry is positive amid difficult operating and economic headwinds. Tough economic and external conditions have placed pressure on oil & gas companies to be more cost-effective and efficient.
Boomplay and Universal Music Group form distribution partnership in Africa
05-11-2018 | 08:41:00
Boomplay, African music streaming and download service and Universal Music Group (UMG) have today announced the signing of a landmark licensing agreement covering multiple markets within Africa.
[Ghana] Kwame Nkrumah University, TUM partner on sustainable development goals
05-11-2018 | 06:58:25
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana will become partners in innovation and sustainable development.
[Ghana] Common Platform launched to assist taxman, NCA boost operations
02-11-2018 | 08:35:50
Global Voice Group (GVG) has announced the launch of a Common Platform (CP).
Parallel Wireless partners with Telesol 4G to provide 4G LTE in Ghana
31-10-2018 | 10:10:28
Parallel Wireless, Inc., a leader in providing end-to-end open network connecting solutions - 2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G – today announced a partnership with the Telesol 4G brand, the fastest LTE network in Ghana. Parallel Wireless makes deployments as easy and as cost-effective as Wi-Fi and will use its services to connect citizens and businesses in Ghana with 4G wireless services.
[Kenya] UN-Habitat and partners launch a project to cut carbon emissions
30-10-2018 | 09:25:00
A new project aiming to reduce carbon emissions in Africa, The Urban Pathways project, has been launched by UN-Habitat in partnership with UN Environment and the Wuppertal Institute.
[Ghana] Asanko Gold launches women in mining empowerment initiative
24-10-2018 | 13:12:12
International mining company Asanko Gold Inc. has launched the Asanko Women in Mining “Botae Pa Initiative” at the Asanko Gold Mine, AGM, in Ghana, West Africa.
[Nigeria] GTBank Q3 unaudited results show ₦164.2b profit before tax
23-10-2018 | 09:06:00
Guaranty Trust Bank has released its unaudited financial results for the period ended September 30, 2018 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges.
Ghana works with FBI to take down online fraud targeting US companies
18-10-2018 | 10:07:00
Several US firms were recently targeted by online fraudsters who used elaborate scamming schemes to dupe them into incurring devastating financial losses.
Whale Cloud, Alibaba partner with Ghana on innovative city development
17-10-2018 | 10:06:49
Whale Cloud, rebranded from ZTEsoft, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Republic of Ghana on innovative city development at the headquarters of Alibaba Group.
[Ghana] Redavia, ResponsAbility sign $4million clean energy deal
16-10-2018 | 06:29:00
Solar technology company REDAVIA and the responsAbility-managed climate fund have signed a financing agreement for REDAVIA's Ghanaian subsidiary.
Three new airlines to launch in Ghana
15-10-2018 | 09:15:00
BabyJet, Ashanti Air and Unity Air are currently undergoing their certification process with the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority.
GSMA rural connectivity fund targets Ghana, Uganda
11-10-2018 | 11:08:00
The GSMA has launched a new Innovation Fund for Rural Connectivity, aimed at expanding digital inclusion through innovative new technology solutions for connecting unserved rural communities.
[Ghana] Asante Gold seeks buyout for Kubi project
08-10-2018 | 07:44:10
Asante Gold has announced that in addition to its previous disclosure re sourcing a 50:50 joint venture partner for the exploration and development of the Kubi Gold project in Ghana, that the company will now consider cash bids for a 100% buy-out.
Accenture’s system to assist AB InBev in distribution across Africa
05-10-2018 | 06:42:38
Global professional services company Accenture is helping AB InBev, the world’s largest brewer, better manage its sales and distribution operations in Africa with the Accenture NewsPage Distributor Management System.
African Hospitality stats show positive outlook - report
04-10-2018 | 08:04:00
African-based specialist hospitality, real estate and leisure consulting company, HTI Consulting, summarised the top five performers across 13 African cities for the first half of 2018 as indicated by STR Global.
AccorHotels announces First Pullman Hotel in Ghana
02-10-2018 | 12:59:00
AccorHotels and Platinum Properties, the Project Company of the Pullman Accra Airport City, have announced the signing of a landmark agreement for Pullman Accra Airport City.
AfDB supports Ghana’s Renewable Energy Sector with $1.5m grant
25-09-2018 | 05:25:00
The African Development Bank has approved a US$1.5 million grant from its Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), to assist Ghana’s s renewable energy investment drive.
Blockchain technology key to fighting corruption in Ghana
20-09-2018 | 13:32:00
NikGroup, a consulting firm based in Ghana, wants to push for the adoption of the blockchain for social change as the government struggles to fight corruption in Ghana.
[South Africa] Wala wins Zambezi Prize for micropayments platform
20-09-2018 | 07:44:00
The Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at MIT, has named South African startup Wala as the grand prize winner of the 2018 Zambezi Prize for Innovation in Financial Inclusion, as well as the regional winner of the MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge.
East Africa economy best performing in the continent, ICAEW report
20-09-2018 | 06:23:00
Despite an economic slowdown, most African countries are reported to have a positive economic outlook. This is according The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, ICAEW.
Africa’s entertainment and media industry in wave of convergence, PWC
19-09-2018 | 11:55:17
Africa’s entertainment and media industry has entered a dynamic new phase - a third wave of convergence.
Nestlé, Ashoka launch program to mentor Social Entrepreneurs in Africa
18-09-2018 | 08:58:00
Nestlé and Ashoka have kick-started a social investment accelerator program to accelerate social entrepreneurship and boost the economic development of Africa on 10th September 2018.
Orange invests in MainOne’s West Africa submarine cable system
14-09-2018 | 11:34:00
Telecommunication company Orange and MainOne Cable Company have signed an agreement allowing for a major investment by Orange in the West Africa submarine cable system, MainOne.
MoneyGram and Zeepay launch new money transfer service in Ghana
14-09-2018 | 09:09:47
International money transfer company, MoneyGram and Zeepay, a mobile financial services company, have unveiled a new partnership that enables customers around the world to send money directly to more than 11 million mobile wallets in Ghana.
Power outages in Sub-Saharan Africa cost companies 31% in sales
06-09-2018 | 09:01:28
In Sub-Saharan Africa, countries with unreliable power cost some companies as much as 31 percent in sales, according to a new study released by the Center for Global Development.
[Ghana] Artisanal millers granted limited small-scale timber rights
06-09-2018 | 07:57:00
Artisanal timber millers are the key suppliers to Ghana’s domestic timber market. However, they have only limited access to commercial timber from production forests.
[Nigeria] Tizeti secures $3 million Series A funding, mulls expansion
05-09-2018 | 11:48:25
Nigerian ISP start-up Tizeti and its consumer facing brand, Wifi.com.ng has closed a Series A round of $3 million.
Cargill doubles purchase of cocoa from Ghana, reaching 13,000 farmers
05-09-2018 | 07:00:52
The amount of sustainable cocoa sourced by Cargill in Ghana has doubled since the establishment of its own licensed buying company model, and over 13,000 cocoa farmers are now benefiting from the initiative.
Volkswagen expands engagement in Africa, signs MoU with Ghana, Nigeria
03-09-2018 | 10:39:00
During German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to Africa, Volkswagen signed two memorandums of understanding with the governments of Ghana and Nigeria.
Volkswagen set to establish vehicle assembly facility in Ghana
31-08-2018 | 08:52:00
Volkswagen and Ghana have signed an agreement to establish a vehicle assembly facility and to assess the feasibility of a modern Mobility Concept for Ghana.
UK announces £20 million jobs creation programme for Ghana
29-08-2018 | 06:04:00
Minister for Africa at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Department for International Development Harriett Baldwin has announced a major new jobs creation and investment programme during a visit to Ghana.
Built Custom Burgers expands Into West African market
24-08-2018 | 08:14:00
Built Custom Burgers® has grown its African footprint with the opening of its first BUILT® restaurant in Accra, Ghana located at A&C Shell filling station, Boundary Road, East Legon.
US, Ghana explore cyber security partnership
24-08-2018 | 06:04:00
Senior representatives from the United States and Ghana participated in a U.S.-Ghana Cyber Study visit to facilitate stronger bilateral cooperation on cyber issues.
Ghanaian Government launches ICT Innovation Project
23-08-2018 | 06:14:00
The Government of Ghana, through the Ministry of Communications, is implementing an ICT Innovation Project at the Accra Digital Centre under the eTransform Ghana Project aimed at nurturing Tech Startups to promote digital entrepreneurship and create digital jobs for the youth.
Nestlé Ghana appoints Philomena Tan managing director
20-08-2018 | 08:30:00
Nestlé Ghana has appointed Mrs. Philomena Tan, Business Executive Officer (BEO) for MILO® in Malaysia and Singapore as its new Managing Director.
[Ghana] PassionAir acquires three Q400 aircraft from Bombardier
14-08-2018 | 09:10:00
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has announced that the company successfully placed three pre-owned Q400 turboprops with PassionAir from the Republic of Ghana.
Mary Chinery-Hesse becomes first female Chancellor University of Ghana
02-08-2018 | 09:29:00
Mrs. Mary Chinery-Hesse has been sworn into office as the Chancellor of the University of Ghana.
Energy Commercial Bank to float shares on Ghana Stock Exchange
31-07-2018 | 07:45:00
One of Ghana's most liquid banks, Energy Commercial Bank is on course to receive a final approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission to float shares to the Ghanaian investing public by next month.
Ghana, Malawi and Zambia farmers to benefit from outgrower scheme
24-07-2018 | 09:48:00
58,500 smallholders in Ghana, Malawi, Uganda and Zambia will benefit from outgrower programmes backed by AgDevCo's Smallholder Development Unit , with farmer incomes set to collectively increase by $8.8 million per year.
World Bank approves $60m credit for Ghana's Energy and Tourism sectors
17-07-2018 | 08:17:00
The World Bank has approved two International Development Association (IDA)* credits of $60 million for the Ghana Energy Sector Transformation Initiative Project and the Ghana Tourism Development Project.
[Ghana] Cardinal Resources discovers gold at Ndongo East site
17-07-2018 | 06:20:03
Australian mining company Cardinal Resources Limited has intersected further gold at a new discovery named Ndongo East in Ghana on its 100 per cent owned Ndongo License.
Ghana cocoa farmers to benefit from satellite technology project
11-07-2018 | 06:40:52
SAT4Farming, an initiative to reach thousands of small-scale cocoa producers with information and services to improve their productivity and sustainability has been unveiled.
Yahsat to launch satellite broadband service across West Africa
10-07-2018 | 06:39:00
Yahsat plans to launch YahClick this year in five new markets in West Africa. The service will be available in Senegal and Gambia through service partner Arc Telecom, in Ivory Coast through CEE-NET, Isocel in The Benin, and through both Teledata and Comsys in Ghana.
[Ghana] Eni starts gas production from Sankofa field
09-07-2018 | 08:18:00
Eni has started gas production from the Sankofa field in the Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) Integrated Oil and Gas Project, in Ghana, on schedule during the past weekend.
South Africa keen on balancing two-way trade with Ghana
09-07-2018 | 06:52:00
South Africa is keen on balancing two-way trade with Ghana and key to achieving this, would be the identification of new investment and trade opportunities between our respective countries.
[Ghana] Red Sea Housing picks REDAVIA to implement showcase solar farm
05-07-2018 | 14:06:00
Red Sea Housing Services, a global provider for modular living and working environments for industrial and residential communities, has chosen REDAVIA to implement its first showcase solar farm in Accra, Ghana.
Vodafone Ghana sets conditions for listing on Ghana Stock Exchange
02-07-2018 | 10:12:00
Vodafone Ghana has indicated it would be able to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) after dealing with some debt restructuring issues with the government.
Nigeria still leads West Africa hotel expansion - survey
28-06-2018 | 07:41:00
Nigeria holds its pole position for hotel development in West Africa despite a slight reduction on last year, according to a regional focus by the influential annual hotel pipeline survey from Lagos-based W Hospitality Group.
[Ghana] Williamsville Sears set to acquire Royal Systems
26-06-2018 | 09:41:00
Williamsville Sears Management Inc. has entered into the definitive agreement of the previously announced acquisition of Royal Systems & Services Limited in Ghana.
AquaVenture Holdings extends date on Ghanaian acquisition
25-06-2018 | 05:59:31
AquaVenture Holdings Limited, a leader in Water-as-a-Service™ solutions, has entered into an agreement with Abengoa Water Nungua, S.L.U. to extend the long-stop date to September 30, 2018.
Ghana’s main economic initiatives will do little to reduce poverty, UN
21-06-2018 | 13:11:52
Ghana’s flagship policies might well stimulate the country’s economy but they won’t do much to get rid of poverty, even though that is their stated aim, says a UN human rights expert.
Kenya risk reward score among the highest in Sub Saharan Africa, index
21-06-2018 | 11:18:19
Zimbabwe, Egypt and Ghana are the leaders when comparing their September 2017 risk-reward score with the score from June 2018, according to the Africa Risk-Reward Index from Control Risks and Oxford Economics.
GE hits 100th power plant milestone in Sub-Saharan Africa
20-06-2018 | 13:34:00
At the forefront of innovation and technology in energy while collaborating with power producers across the region, GE Power has announced that it has reached its 100th power plant installation in Sub-Saharan Africa.
High performing Ghana firms have gender balanced boards, IFC report
19-06-2018 | 13:32:04
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the State Secretariat of Economic Affairs of Switzerland (SECO), have released a study that demonstrates that better performing companies in Ghana tend to have more gender-balanced boards.
Air Namibia set to launch Windhoek-Lagos-Accra route
18-06-2018 | 11:22:14
Air Namibia is gearing up to launch the Windhoek-Lagos-Accra route, commencing on 29 June 2018.
Google to open Artificial Intelligence research center in Ghana
18-06-2018 | 08:21:00
Google plans to open an artificial-intelligence research center in Accra, Ghana, the latest in a string of investments the tech company has made in Africa.