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Kenya banks on charter flights to boost tourist arrivals

Kenya will rely on charter flights to boost tourism numbers during the challenging COVID-19 pandemic period, a government official said Saturday. Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet...

KGL Technology Limited’s contract will boost NLA financially

The Management of the National Lottery Authority (NLA) has placed on record that KGL Technology Limited does not have 11 years contract with the...
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WHO pledges support for boosting safety of COVID-19 vaccines in Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Thursday it had joined forces with African governments to boost the safety of COVID-19 vaccines as their rollout...

Government Told to Provide Funding to Boost Proper Waste Management

The Ranking Member of the Parliamentary Committee on Environment, Science and Technology, Mr. Ebenezer Okletey Terlabi has urged government to allocate adequate ...

Somalia rolls out Sinopharm vaccines to boost fight against COVID-19

Somalia's health ministry has rolled out doses of Sinopharm vaccine donated by China to boost the war against COVID-19 pandemic in the Horn of...
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Sierra Leone receives Ebola vaccines to boost prevention

Sierra Leone has received 640 doses of Ebola vaccines to boost prevention of the virus detected in its neighboring Guinea, said the health ministry...
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Kenya plans to boost forex inflows by lowering cost of diaspora remittances

Kenya's central bank said Friday it plans to boost the level of foreign exchange inflows by lowering the cost of diaspora remittances. ...

Wix Partners Nigerian Payment Gateway to Boost E-commerce Presence In Africa

SeerBit is pleased to announce it is partnering with Wix, a leading  global SaaS platform to create, manage and grow an online presence, to...
ILLUSTRATION - Regular hiking won't just keep you fit, but is also a way to improve your mental health, research shows. Photo: Christin Klose/dpa

Lace ’em up! For a mental health boost, take a hike

(dpa) - There's hardly an outdoor activity requiring as little preparation as hiking. It's a perfect way to be physically active during the pandemic...

CSIR unveils digitised soil map to boost agriculture

As part of broader efforts to modernise Ghana's agriculture, Soil Research Institute (SRI) of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), has launched a...

‘Let’s consume cocoa products to boost Ghana Beyond Aid’

Mr Kwame Gyasi, the Central Regional Director of the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA), has urged tourism facilities and institutions to make the consumption...

Ghana government proposes COVID-19 health levy to boost health sector

The Ghanaian government proposed here Friday the introduction of a COVID-19 health levy to support the efficient performance of the health sector during the...
Covid Vaccines

Chinese vaccines boost Africa’s fight against COVID-19

The arrival of additional doses of China's Sinopharm vaccine in Africa will be a game-changer in the continent's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic...
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Conservationists boost women’s role in Kenya’s climate change mitigation efforts

International environmental conservationists said Monday Kenya's quest to achieve its climate change mitigation ambitions and increase its forest cover targets will be achieved much...
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Election petition verdict to boost investor confidence

The business community in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis (STMA) say the supreme court ruling upholding the election of Nana Akufo-Addo as President could help enhance...
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Kenyan bourse deploys system to boost bond trading

Kenya's Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) has deployed an automated system that integrates the market and other players to boost bond trading. Geoffrey...
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Kenya calls on Africa to adopt digital finance to boost economic growth

Kenya on Thursday urged African nations to adopt digital finance in order to boost their economic growth. Maureen Mbaka, chief administrative secretary,...
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Methodist Rafiki Satellite Village received boost from J. C. Quaye Assembly in Winneba

The J. C. Quaye Assembly of the Church of Pentecost in Winneba Area, has donated assorted commodities to the Management of the Methodist Rafiki...
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WHO roots for training of African health workers ahead of COVID-19 vaccine roll-out

A seamless roll-out of COVID-19 vaccine in Africa hinges on improving the knowledge of the continent's frontline health care workers in critical areas like...

Nairobi Expressway to boost tourism – Kenya hoteliers

A Nairobi expressway being built by a Chinese company will boost tourism as more conferences are expected to be hosted in the Kenyan capital...
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Kenya partners with industry to boost action on human and wildlife conflicts

The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) on Monday announced a partnership with BIDCO Africa Limited, a manufacturer of fast-moving consumer goods, to promote co-existence between...
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves 10 Downing Street in central London on February 26, 2020, to take part in Prime Minister's Questions (PMQs) at the House of Commons. (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP)

Kenyan leader keen to boost trade with Britain

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday expressed a need to strengthen Kenya-UK commercial ties following the trade deal signed late last year between the...

Reversal of COVID-19 tax relief to boost Kenya’s revenue collection

Kenya expects its revenue to grow significantly after the reopening of the economy and reversal of COVID-19 tax relief measures, the National Treasury said...
Photo taken on Jan. 5, 2021 shows the construction site of Tema Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminal Project in Tema, Ghana. Ghana's Tema Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminal Project that is under construction by China Habour Engineering Company (CHEC) will significantly boost Ghana's natural gas supply, CHEC said on Wednesday. (Xinhua/Xu Zheng)

CHEC project to boost natural gas supply in Ghana

Ghana's Tema Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)Import Terminal Project that is under construction by China Habour Engineering Company (CHEC) will significantly boost Ghana's natural gas...
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Kenyan varsity mulls Confucius Institute to boost Sino-Kenyan ties

Kenya's public university, Embu University is seeking to join the country's tertiary institutions that host a Confucius Institute in order to boost Sino-Kenyan ties,...
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Zoom investors looking to a post-pandemic 2021 boost

..., with current growth at over 300% Zoom is poised to show another monster quarter when it reports results on Monday, with sales growth expected to...

GIZ, Kasapreko to boost affordable hand sanitizer production in Ghana

The German Development Agency (GIZ) and the Kasapreko Company Limited have launched an initiative to increase the local production of affordable hand sanitizers. ...

Stakeholders collaborate to address deforestation and boost cocoa production

A stakeholders’ workshop to discuss measures to address deforestation and boost cocoa production in the Ahafo Region has been held at Goaso. It was also...
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Kenya mulls partnerships with foreign contractors to boost local building capacity

Kenya plans to partner with foreign contractors in order to boost the local capacity in the building sector, the construction regulator said on Monday. Maurice...

NHIA introduces new innovations to boost service – Deputy Chief Executive

Mrs Yaa Pokuaa Baiden, Deputy Chief Executive, Administration and HR at the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has disclosed that the Authority has introduced...