Tag: Ghana

IMF reforms and funding in Africa: focus on Ghana, Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania

August 11, 2022

Many, if not most, African economies have endured a torrid time over recent years, as their finances have been hard hit by two global crises ... Read More

Ghana’s president: Europe should compensate Africa for slave trade

August 5, 2022

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo has urged European nations to pay reparations to Africa for damage wrought by the historic slave trade. Speaking at the recent ... Read More

Economic headwinds: foreign debt and inflation cloud Kenya’s presidential polls

July 30, 2022

As Kenyans head to the polls on August 9, East Africa’s largest economy could be headed for tough times. With the country’s currency having depreciated ... Read More

North African nations book place in playoffs of qualifying for the 2022 World Cup

November 17, 2021

Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria and Egypt have advanced to the third and last round of qualifying for the 2022 World Cup to be held in Qatar. ... Read More

CIMAF gets €161.5m loan from IFC, EAIF & Proparco to expand operation in Mali, Senegal & Ghana

November 12, 2021

Ciments de l’Afrique (CIMAF) a subsidiary of Morocco-based Omnium des Industries et de la Promotion (OIP) has landed a €161.5-million loan from the International Financial ... Read More

Nigeria plans to launch a digital version of its currency: the eNaira

September 23, 2021

Nigeria, which has partnered with a foreign fintech company, will be a pioneer in Africa, as will its West African neighbor, Ghana, which has been ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire: A new ECOWAS diplomatic mission to find a solution to the crisis

October 19, 2020

A ministerial mission of ECOWAS arrived in Côte d'Ivoire to meet the various political actors. The opposition no longer recognized the legitimacy of the institutions ... Read More

Ghana: Aker Energy on course to finding solution for Pecan field development

June 8, 2020

Aker Energy Ghana has reaffirmed its commitment to finding a solution that will allow for the commencement of a phased development of the Pecan field ... Read More

Coronavirus: Ghana & Gabon suspend foreign trips for officials, MPs

March 11, 2020

In Ghana and Gabon, public officials and MPs have been temporarily banned from travelling out of their countries in measures to prevent the spread of ... Read More

Ghana Eyes $3 billion Investment by Diaspora

January 6, 2020

Ghana’s Finance Ministry is targeting to raise $3 billion in funding from its diaspora, through African Sankofa Account to fund economic development in the West ... Read More