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Pan African Entrepreneurship - The Key to our Future

The National Black Chamber of Commerce is coming into its 25th year of existence. Kay and I have come a long way since drawing plans on her kitchen table in suburban Indianapolis. It was a dream and our plans were an underestimate of what we were about to jump start. The timing was to our advantage.

CHICAGOCRUSADER.COM - 2017-11-20 11:05:50

2018 withdrawals lands Gabon and Djibouti bans from 2020 CHAN

November 20 - Gabon and Djibouti have been banned from qualifying for the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN). The Confederation of African Football took the decision after both nations withdrew from the 2018 qualifying campaign after it had got under way. This year's edition will be staged in

INSIDEWORLDFOOTBALL.COM - 2017-11-20 09:55:41

Cameraman who worked on Sherlock, James Bond and Game of Thrones dies filming BBC drama stunt in Ghana

We are part of the Trust ProjectMark Milsome died in Ghana, the BBC has revealed (Image: PRINCESTONE) "Much respected" cameraman Mark Milsome - whose credits included Sherlock, James Bond and Game of Thrones - has died while shooting a stunt sequence for a new BBC drama in Ghana. We'll be bringing y

MIRROR - 2017-11-20 17:02:59

Cte D'Ivoire, Egypt, and Togo lead Africa on development progress

A map of Africa. Photo by: Pixabay NAIROBI - The rate of progress on human development has slowed over the past five years, according to the 2017 Ibrahim Index of African Governance, released today. The report found that progress in education has "nearly ground to a halt" and the public is also losi

DEVEX.COM - 2017-11-20 13:15:19

Largest Cocoa Producing Countries Agree to Work with Hershey, Nestle, Mars & More

Governments of the two largest cocoa-producing countries - Cte d'Ivoire and Ghana - pledged themselves to "Frameworks for Action" with leading chocolate and cocoa companies at COP23 last week. The countries agreed to work with some of the biggest names in confectionery, including Mars Wrigley, Nestl

ENVIRONMENTAL LEADER - 2017-11-20 17:38:41

Top startup events in South Africa, Africa you should know about this week [20/11/2017]

Looking to get into the South African startup scene or catch up on some of your skills? Well, you've come to the right place. There are loads of competitions, networking sessions and workshops happening around South Africa and the rest of the continent (namely Kenya, Nigeria and Ghana) that we've ro

VENTUREBURN.COM - 2017-11-20 11:34:47

UK Camera Operator Mark Milsome Died While Filming a Car Stunt on Upcoming Netflix/BBC Series

While filming a scene in Ghana over the weekend for the upcoming BBC/Netflix series The Forgiving Earth, UK camera operator Mark Milsome was killed when a stunt scene involving a car went awry. Details on the incident are scarce, but according to Screen Daily in the UK, it was a night shoot on the s

DECIDER - 2017-11-20 17:07:20

Newcastle United's Benitez eases Ghana off Atsu injury problem

Provided by Goal.com Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has opted against blaming Ghana for Christian Atsu's injury. The 25-year-old was not available for their 4-1 defeat to Manchester United on Saturday after he was sent back to England from international duty with a thigh muscle strain. Toon

MSN.COM - 2017-11-20 14:42:16

Camera operator dies in Ghana on set of Netflix drama

LONDON (AP) - A British camera operator has died on the set of the BBC/Netflix miniseries "The Forgiving Earth." Agent Sarah Prince says Mark Milsome died in Ghana over the weekend while filming a night-time stunt sequence for the thriller. She said Monday that an investigation is underway. Prince s

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2017-11-20 16:48:48

Pillars, Bulls qualify for FIBA Africa Clubs Champions Cup

Kano Pillars and Gombe Bulls emerged as winner and runners-up respectively at the end of the 2017 FIBA Africa Zone 3 qualifiers held in Lagos. The two Nigerian teams earned the right to represent the zone at the 2017 FIBA Africa Clubs Champions Cup, ahead of their compatriots Mark Mentors who finish

ESPN - 2017-11-20 17:23:51

Amplifying the Impact of Teaching Through Technology

A scalable and sustainable initiative is empowering teachers to deliver better learning outcomes in some of the most deprived areas of Africa. Many children in sub-Saharan Africa-over 400,000 in Ghana alone according to 2014 UNESCO estimates-either don't go to school or eventually drop out of educat

MEDIUM - 2017-11-20 15:31:40

Roker Report Meets... Former Sunderland striker Asamoah Gyan, Babyjet!

The latest in our 'Roker Report meets' series sees us sit down for a chat with Asamoah Gyan, one of the most interesting and flamboyant characters to have ever graced the Stadium of Light turf. RR: Hi Asamoah! Firstly, thanks very much for sitting down with Roker Report to discuss your time at Sunde

SB NATION - 2017-11-20 09:32:16

Kwesi Appiah not afraid of Ghana sack

Ghana coach James Kwesi Appiah says lessons from his first spell in charge of the Black Stars have made him a better man for his second stint. Appiah was reconsidered for the Ghana top job in May, three years after being dismissed for supervising the Black Stars disastrous campaign at the 2014 Fifa

GOAL.COM - 2017-11-19 17:04:06

Ghana crash Kenya's U-20 World Cup ambitions

Kenya crashed out of Fifa U-20 Women's World Cup Qualifier after losing 10-1 on aggregate to a well oiled Ghanaian side on Sunday. The junior Harambee Starlets lost the reverse fixture 5-1 at Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos to bow out of the race in a rather embarrassing style on home soil, having gone

GOAL.COM - 2017-11-19 14:40:31

Steve Bruce praises Albert Adomah after brace against QPR

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce has praised Ghana midfielder Albert Adomah after they came from a goal down to win 2-1 away against Queens Park Rangers in the Championship on Saturday. The 29-year-old scored twice after Jamie Mackie had put the hosts in front by the 18th minute following goalkeeper

GOAL.COM - 2017-11-19 10:57:41

Francis Howell Swimmer Will Spend Her Winter Break In Ghana

ST. CHARLES, Mo (KMOX) - Reagan Cathcart worked for months to gather two pick-up truck loads of soccer balls, cleats, jerseys and warmups, that are currently being delivered to Ghana. Just a few days after Christmas, she'll be reunited with the soccer equipment and be able to hand it out to hundreds


Nigerian women become first African bobsled team to qualify for Olympics

Seun Adigun crouched slightly as she stared down the bobsled track in Calgary this week. Perhaps envisioning that she was about to make history for an entire continent, the Nigerian bobsled driver flipped her face guard down and waited for the starting signal. And with that, Adigun was off to solidi

MYAJC.COM - 2017-11-18 21:01:45

VIDEO: Shatta Wale Threatens To Interrupt Wizkid's Show In Ghana, With Gun

Following the trade of insults between Shatta Wale of Ghana, and Wizkid fans on social media, the Ghanaian dancehall artiste has threatened to disrupt Wizkid's concert in Ghana, which is scheduled for December 2017. Shatta Wale made the threat in series of tweets which read; SHATTA MOVEMENT revoluti


Clint Dempsey returns from health scare with inner resolve

Beginning in his childhood home of Nacogdoches, Clint Dempsey's soccer career has taken him around the world. He has played in big games and scored goals at every stop. In 2007, he virtually saved Fulham from English Premiership relegation with a goal against Liverpool. In 2010, he used a deft chip


Daniel Opare Endures Hard Moments In Aubsburg's 3-0 Lashing At Bayern Munich

Ghana's Daniel Opare was a pale shadow of himself on Saturday afternoon as his Augsburg side suffered a 3-0 defeat at the Allianz Arena to Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. Opare whose lackadaisical play saw him land late tackles fetch him a yellow card in the early minutes of the game on the quar

YAHOO SPORTS - 2017-11-18 20:51:00