African teams to battle for world cup slots in Mauritius – BusinessGhana News

Power houses in African table tennis, Nigeria, Egypt and 20 other African countries are expected to  battle for the 2019 International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Team Cup slots, at the 2018 ITTF African Championships in Mauritius from September 3 to 9, 2018. It is the highest entry for the competition, with the Ocean Island […]

Google launches its second Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme | Leadership

The US-based technology giant, Google, has launched its second Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme. The project has been launched in Lagos, Nigeria, as part of the company’s focus on entrepreneurship in Africa. The launchpad has selected 11 startups as finalists in six different countries across the continent from 250 applicants. The finalists are: AppZone (Nigeria), Chalkboard […]

CAF denies withdrawing hosting right from Ghana  – The Eagle Online

The Confederation of African Football has denied withdrawing the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations 2018 hosting right from Ghana. The continental body in a statement confirmed that there has been no decision regarding the hosting rights. The statement reads: “The subject will be discussed at the next meeting of the Organising Committee for Women’s Football […]

Ghana-Germany bilateral relations in perspective ahead of Angela Merkel’s visit

By Godwill Arthur-Mensah, GNA Accra, Aug. 28, GNA – The Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Dr Angela Merkel, is slated to visit Ghana on Thursday, August 30, to strengthen the bilateral relations between Ghana and Germany for their mutual benefit. The German Chancellor would be accompanied by a high-ranking German business delegation to […]

Ghana, Britain sign £20mn trade deal – Business Recorder

ACCRA: Ghana and Britain on Tuesday signed a £20 million (22 million euros, $26 million) trade and investment agreement to create jobs and promote economic development in the west African nation, the Ghanaian presidency said. The presidency said a Memorandum of Understanding, which represents Britain’s new working programme in its former colony, has been tailored […]

Ghana, Britain sign £20m trade deal

[ACCRA] Ghana and Britain on Tuesday signed a £20 million (S$35.5 … Britain’s Minister of State for Africa Harriet Baldwin who signed on behalf of her … business in Ghana, and on promoting of opportunities for inward investment …

Merkel heads to Senegal, May moves on to Nigeria and Kenya

All eyes have been on British Prime Minister Theresa May during her visit to Johannesburg, where she signed a joint statement on trade with South Africa, Mozambique, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho and Eswatini – but on Wednesday, it’s German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s turn to visit the continent. Merkel begins a three-nation tour of West Africa in Senegal, […]

People Of Culture, An event to celebrate African culture – Metro

Come August 26th, 2018, there will be a special event held at the prestigious DuSable Museum of African American History, Chicago, Illinois called “People Of Culture.” This event will be hosted annually to celebrate African culture through dance, music, lifestyle, and art. It is the first of its kind and is expected to attract a […]