Monthly Archives: April 2012

Namibia – A Place To Be!

Though I did not get the chance to tour the whole country, the little I saw has made me believe that Namibia is undoubtedly one of the finest and neatest countries in Africa in terms of road infrastructure and environmental … Continue reading

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South Africa’s PIC Buys 20% of Ecobank

South Africa’s Public Investment Corp., Africa’s largest pension fund manager, said it invested $250 million in Togolese lender Ecobank Transnational Inc. (ETI), the continent’s most geographically diverse bank. “The $250 million share purchase will be affected by the issuance of … Continue reading

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AfDB Launches eHealth Award

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has launched an award scheme for innovative Information and Communication Technology (ICT) solutions for the health sector in Africa. The award is expected to boost the pace of development e-health solutions in Africa. Ghanaian content … Continue reading

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Reviving A Failed Business

Nobody starts a business with the intention to fail. When starting a new business, the last thing one wants to focus on is failure. In fact every start-up entrepreneur is zealous to succeed at all cost – therefore failure is … Continue reading

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Starbow Acquires 3rd BAe 146 Aircraft

STARBOW has taken delivery of another BAe 146 aircraft. This brings Starbow’s fleet to three, and a fourth one is expected to arrive in the country before the end of this month. Archibald Kittoe, a Senior Marketing Officer of Starbow … Continue reading

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‘Fibre Cuts Not An Excuse’

The Minister for Communications, Haruna Iddrisu, has advised telecommunication companies to desist from using fibre cuts as an excuse for disruptions in their services.  He said even though in some instances there may be genuine disruptions based on unforeseen circumstances, … Continue reading

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Australia Support Ghana’s Agric Sector

The Australian government has announced plans to increase its development assistance to support Ghana’s agricultural sector. A special envoy of Australia’s Prime Minister was in Ghana last week to deepen the country’s engagement in the agric sector to ensure agricultural … Continue reading

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Agriculture Research For Wealth Creation

In most universities in Ghana, project work of students as well as researches are left to gather dust on shelves. Yet some of these researches which are relevant to every day issues could have been implemented to solve most of … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Promises Better Pensions

The Metropolitan Group has assured the public of an enhanced pension payment as it introduces the Metropolitan Pension Trust to manage the second and third tier funds of workers in the country. Workers, who look forward to living comfortable lives … Continue reading

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Asogli Pledges 5000mw Power Supply

SHENZHEN ENERGY Group Limited, a major shareholder of Sunon Asogli Power Ghana Limited, says the company has targeted a total amount of 5000 megawatts of power to solve the country’s electricity generation crisis. The Chinese investor mentioned that all is … Continue reading

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