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Afr 20180904

🌍Africa 📰News 🗓 September 04

📰 XW12: 🇨🇳China Earmarks $120bn💰 for Africa - (Type XW12 for more)

📰 ZI44: NPP Communicators❌ Boycott Party Activities Over💰 Cash - (Type ZI44 for more)

📰 ZI41: Akufo-Addo🤝 Meets Alibaba Co-Founder👍 in China - (Type ZI41 for more)

📰 XW64: No Strings🙅‍♂️ Attached to Our Funds💵 in Africa – 🇨🇳Chinese President, Jinping - (Type …

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Cargill Doubles✌ Levels of Sustainable Cocoa☕ Sourced From Ghana

Cargill has reported that the amount of sustainable cocoa sourced in Ghana has doubled to 10,000 metric tonnes since the establishment of its own licensed buying company (LBC) model.

The global food ingredients and agricultural solutions business said that over 13,000 cocoa farmers are now benefiting from the …

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Akufo-Addo🤝 Meets Alibaba Co-Founder👍 in China

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as part of his visit to China has held a meeting with the co-founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group, Mr Jack Ma.

In a tweet, President Akufo-Addo announced that he has urged Jack Ma to consider establishing the headquarters of Alibaba’s Africa operations …

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Isaac Adongo🗣: Nana Addo is🤔 Visionless

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Bolgatanga Central Constituency, Isaac Adongo has taken swipe at the government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

He has described the government visionless as a child. His comments come at the back of discussions surrounding the proposed $50 billion centenary bond between the government …

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NPP Communicators❌ Boycott Party Activities Over💰 Cash

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Communicators in the Eastern region have declared an indefinite boycott of all party communication if they are not paid for their operations in the constituency.

According to the communicators, they sacrificed their resources to campaign for the party to win in the 2016 elections.

"We …

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MTN Lists📜 Shares on Stock Exchange👍 Tomorrow

As MTN will officially be listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) tomorrow after a successful public floatation, there are serious concerns that trading in the shares could hit a snag.

This is because only 10.6 per cent of the shares are in the hands of individuals while institutional …

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Bemba Denounces👎 DR Congo Election🗳 as 'Parody' After Ban🚷

Former DR Congo warlord Jean-Pierre Bemba Tuesday denounced a long-delayed December presidential election as a "parody" after the country's top court banned him from contesting.

Bemba was one of six presidential hopefuls who was excluded by the election commission from the December 23 vote.

He had appealed the decision but …

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🌍Africa’s Second-Largest 📊Economy 🇿🇦S-Africa Enters Recession

South Africa entered recession in the second quarter for the first time since 2009, according to data released on Tuesday by the country’s Statistician-General, Risenga Maluleke. The statistics show the economy contracted by 0.7 percent in the second quarter, led by declines in the agricultural, transport and retail …

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Akufo-Addo Meets🤝 the Head of StarTimes Group During👍 FOCAC Summit

President Akufo-Addo has met the President of StarTimes Group at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on Monday during his stay in Beijing for the Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation.
Mr Pang Xinxing briefly introduced Startimes’ operation in African market and noted that achieving “digital migration” of TV industry …

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Ghana🤔 Clears Maritime🌊 Doubt

The Chairman of the Licensing Bid Rounds and Negotiation (LBRN) Committee, Mr Lawrence Asangongo Apaalse has reassured global oil giants clamouring for oil blocks offshore Keta-Accra basin to the east and Saltpond-Tano basins to the west of dispute-free space for investment.
A speculated maritime border dispute said to be between …

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Alfred Obeng🗣: I Had No Time⌛ for Handing Over📜 Notes

Former managing director of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transport (BOST), Mr. Alfred Obeng Boateng, has revealed that taking into consideration the period within which he was dismissed and when he was asked to handover, there was no adequate time for him to have written any handing over notes.

Current …

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