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Africa’s economic conditions promising, says investment expert

THE economic environment for private equity investments in Africa is promising compared to a few years ago when the global economy was in a downturn,...

Ophir and Kosmos sign agreement for Block EG-24 in E. Guinea

LONDON-BASED oil and gas company Ophir Energy has entered into a farm-out agreement with American international oil company Kosmos Energy, covering the EG-24 exploration...

Zambian leader ‘builds $4m mansion’ in Swaziland on land ‘given to...

ZAMBIAN President Edgar Lungu is reportedly building a mansion worth millions of dollars for himself at Nkonyeni area in Swaziland. Reports, according to BBC, have...

Gambia: ex-president tied to 2005 murders of Ghanaian and Nigerian migrants

A paramilitary unit controlled by then-Gambian president Yahya Jammeh summarily executed more than 50 Ghanaian, Nigerian, and other West African migrants in July 2005,...

Ghana’s Akufo-Addo talks a good talk, but needs to start showing...

FEW Ghanaians were surprised when President Nana Akufo-Addo pledged that he would fulfil his campaign promise to fight graft. But what has caught their...

How ‘light touch’ market regulation encourages exploitation of Africa’s natural resources

BRITAIN is eager to paint itself as a green finance leader in the post-Brexit world. But the government’s reluctance to push for stock market...

Airport expansion to boost Ghana’s aviation sector

A new terminal set to open at Accra’s Kotoka International Airport (KIA) aims to ease congestion and is expected to help facilitate tourism growth...

Consortium wins Nigeria railway concession

A General Electric (GE) led consortium has signed an interim phase agreement with the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) for the Nigerian narrow-gauge railway...

Burundi bans BBC, VOA ahead of May 17 referendum

BURUNDI has ordered a six-month ban on the broadcast operations of international networks, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and the Voice Of America (VOA),...

Zim needs democracy not managed stability, Chamisa tells Brits

ZIMBABWE’S opposition MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa has warned the British government that overlooking crucial democratic reforms in favour of managing political stability...