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60-year-old giant tortoise on display at Ghana’s WTD celebration

Two giant tortoises stole the show at the 2019 World Tourism Day (WTD), held at the Centre for National Culture, Kumasi. ...

U.S. AT&T slammed for deceiving consumers over 5G

U.S. telecommunications giant AT&T has been criticized by its rivals for misleading consumers into believing that its upgraded 4G service is 5G. Some Android...
African Women’s Cup

Which African Football Giant Grabs The World Cup Ticket?

The curtain is will be drawn on the 11th biennial African Women’s Cup (AWCON) 2018, with Nigeria deservedly picking one of the three slots...
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China’s giant pandas keeps drawing in more fans

Giant pandas are both China’s national treasures and symbols of wildlife conservation. As a precious wealth given by nature to man, they have been...

State-owned aerospace giant plans to launch 156 minisatellites

State-owned China Aerospace Science & Industry Corp. (CASIC) announced plans for a network of 156 mini-satellites that would facilitate global broadband coverage. ...

Thousands Turn Up for Neil Fingleton’s Funeral

The funeral of Game Of Thrones actor and Britain’s tallest man has been attended by hundreds of mourners. Neil Fingleton, who was 7ft 7in, died...
Photo taken on July 20, 2015 shows the construction site of the stadium for the 2018 World Cup at the Krestovsky Island in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Russia will host the FIFA World Cup soccer tournament in 2018. (Xinhua/Li Ming)

Brazil’s construction giant pays Colombia’s FARC protection money

Brazil's construction giant Odebrecht has been paying the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) guerrillas up to 100,000 U.S. dollars a month to work...

Mantrac Ghana Announce Graduation For Caterpillar Technicians Project

Mantrac Ghana Limited has announced the graduation of the first batch of eight students for the Caterpillar Technicians for Africa Project- Ghana Edition. A statement...

Uche Ofodile Joins Facebook As Regional Head

Senior Business leader and immediate past Chief Executive Officer of Tigo DRC, Uche Ofodile, has joined Facebook as the Regional Head, Africa for Express...

iPhone 7 Pushed Apple to Its Biggest Growth Return

Apple reported its highest ever quarterly revenue, as the iPhone 7 helped it return to a growth in sales in the final three months...

World energy giant Exxonmobil reports sharp drop in Q4 profit

Exxon Mobil Corporation, one of the world's largest oil producers, Tuesday reported 1.7 billion U.S. dollars in profit for the fourth quarter of 2016,...

S&P raises outlook on Aussie mining giant BHP Billiton

Global ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has raised its credit outlook on BHP Billiton from negative to stable, due to expected rises in...

Lower prices predicted as travel giant enters Namibia

Namibian travellers are set to benefit from lower prices with the entry into the market by Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG), the largest travel...

More Than 1 Billion Yahoo User Accounts Breach

Tech giant Yahoo on Wednesday announced what could be the largest computer hacking in history -- the breach of more than 1 billion user...

Afigya Sekyere: Giant screen carries ballots collation results

Collation of ballot papers is done on a giant screen with excel template to tabulate results from the various polling stations in the Afigya...

Missile giant targets 20% of market to launch small satellites

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp, the largest missile maker in the country, is taking aim at 20 percent or more of the small-satellite...

Ghana welcomes eBay into e-commerce

The arrangement will launch a new “eBay powered by MallforAfrica dedicated platform,” said eBay Business Development Director Fernando Saiz. “The platform will enable inventory...
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Ghana adopts measures to increase cocoa production

The Centres spread across 14 districts in the cocoa belt – Ashanti, Brong-Ahafo, Western and Central Regions, are an integral part of the Cocoa...

Akuapim Rural Bank Makes Giant Progress With Profit

The figure represented 48.8 per cent increase over the previous year’s figure of Ghȼ1,991,686.00. Mr. George Kwasi Oware, the Chairman of the Board of Directors,...

First Quarter Profit Loss Stated for Oil Giants Schlumberger

In the first-quarter, Schlumberger's profit fell to 501 million U.S. dollars from 975 million dollars a year earlier, said the company in a statement. The...

Farmer records wild huge panda using his mobile phone

In the two-minute video, the giant panda can be seen stretching, dropping its head to the river, and drinking before noticing the farmer and...
KAPTEK set of mathematical instruments with an in-built scientific calculator

Babatope Agbeyo and His original Mathematical Instruments

However, turning the tide for good, Mr. Babatope Agbeyo, CEO of Cornfield Transnational Limited, a parent company to Media Concept International and Botosoft Technologies...
Toyota vehicles have been subject to a spate of recalls in recent years, damaging its reputation for quality

Toyota ruled 2015 as the world’s top selling car manufacturer

The Japanese car maker sold 10,151,000 units last year, including sales of its subsidiaries of Daihatsu Motor Co. and Hino Motors Ltd.. Toyota's two...

South African trade union warns De Beers against selling diamond mines

"The NUM members at Kimberley mines are extremely concerned that the sale of the Kimberley Mines was announced through the media and the NUM...
Huawei's growth has been helped by strong demand for smartphones in ChinaHuawei's growth has been helped by strong demand for smartphones in China

Nexus 6P cell phone launched in Spain

The phone, which was unveiled in October, will be available in most major Spanish outlets, including Amazon and El Corte Ingles department store at...

African Partner Pool Hits $37 Million in Tender Value

The African Partner Pool, an online directory and platform, which connects buyers and suppliers, has within a year registered 1,000 SMEs on its portal...

Tencent opens mobile payment on WeChat

Chinese Internet giant Tencent announced Friday it will completely open the mobile payment service offered on its social messaging app WeChat to overseas transactions....

Video of Skull Island’ Shows Giant Rib Cage On Set

‘ Following the first on-set photo of “Kong: Skull Island”, which gave a look at a gigantic skull, a new video from the movie’s set...

Indian mining giant reaffirms commitment to operations in Zambia

KCM, a unit of India's Vedanta Resources Plc, which is listed on the London Stock Exchange, said in a statement celebrating 11 years...

Huge West African train construction pegged at US$2 Billion

The Blueline rail project would involve all countries in the region, except Ghana French billionaire Vincent Bollore has hired banks to prepare for a Paris...