Telecommunications firm, MTN is committing about $10 billion in the next five years to improving infrastructure, especially telecoms on the continent. The firm, which operates in about 17 African countries, with the largest market being Nigeria, said investment in the telecommunications industry is only going to increase in the years ahead. The President and Chief…
True to his pre-fight boast, one of Nigeria’s boxing stars, Oto ‘Joe Boy’ Joseph, floored his Ghanaian opponent, Anna Doste, in the late hours of Sunday to win the Commonwealth Boxing Council (CBC) title in Accra. The fight took place at the Old Skool Arena with the Nigerian winning in round three through a knockout.…
8 Dec 2020
Ghanaians, yesterday, cast their votes in a presidential election viewed as a close fight between President Nana Akufo-Addo and his longtime rival John Dramani Mahama.
31 Aug 2020
Ghana’s Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has sent a six-page response to Nigeria over accusation of hostilities to Nigeria and harassment of Nigerians. Nigeria had last Friday alleged history of hostilities and harassments committed by Ghana against Nigerian interests and Nigerians and declared that it would no longer tolerate future unfriendly acts. In a…
26 Jun 2020
The Federal Government yesterday said it had resolved the impasse thrown up by the demolition of a building belonging to the Nigerian High Commission in Accra with the Ghanaian authorities.
4 Mar 2020
The former head of Ghanaian football Kwesi Nyantakyi was on Wednesday charged with fraud at a high court in Accra, after a landmark undercover investigation
26 Oct 2019
Sometimes when people hear about tourism, what usually comes to mind is a vacation to a new destination, a safari, a beautiful vineyard, or a hike in the mountains.
5 Oct 2019
In a bid to strengthen relationships with travel agents and tour operators, as well as boost West African arrivals to South Africa as part of the 2019 marketing strategy, South Africa Tourism recently organised a five-city roadshow in Kumasi, Accra, Port-Harcourt, Abuja and Lagos all in the West African region. Opened in Kumasi, the event…
24 Aug 2019
One of the country’s fast-rising and versatile design houses, Nonnistics, will be participating at the prestigious New York Fashion Week in the first week of next month.
24 Aug 2019
Ahead of the 2019 edition of the African Sports Tourism Summit & Olympic Roundtable opening on September 19 in Accra, Ghana, the organising committee has unveiled the list of speakers for the two-day event that will bring together stakeholders in the sports and tourism sectors in the continent
12 Mar 2019
Five promising start-ups from across Africa, have been chosen as regional winners in MEST Africa’s yearly, Pan-African Pitch Competition. The winners move a step closer to winning $50,000 in equity investment, a place in the MEST Africa incubator of their choice and global mentorship to help their company scale. Winners will pitch on a…