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Why Ghana's Clam Farmers Are Digging GPS

Samuel-Richard Bogobley holds a GPS-enabled tablet to capture the location of one corner of an underwater clam "farm" belonging to Kofi Amatey, in pink, in Ghana's Volta River estuary.

NPR - 2018-05-27 00:00:00

Rosneft signs deals on energy supplies with Ghana, Mongolia

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Russia's oil company Rosneft is pictured at the Rosneft Vietnam office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam April 26, 2018. Picture taken April 26, 2018. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov


Officer from Ghana spends time with city police

Ghana police officer Catherine Fiadzo, who has been on the job for 17 years, stopped off in Martinsville this week while visiting friends in the U.S. She visited several local police departments, to see how things differed from her country.Contributed


IOM Supports Ghana with Trafficking in Persons Information System Donation

The TIPIS aims to collect aggregate and anonymous reporting on human trafficking from district, regional and national levels, and it provides policy makers with accurate information to guide the national counter-trafficking response.


Developing African Tourism through African Unity’ – Landtours Ghana – Medium

In 2017 Ghana commemorated 60 years of independence with great pride and fanfare. Under the leadership of the new government, there was a strong effort to ensure that this landmark anniversary in Ghana’s history was honored with a spirit of deep reflection, national solidarity and renewed hope for a


Unilever's Ghana Unit Sees Growing Economy Bolstering Sales

Rapid economic expansion and a stable currency will continue to bolsterUnilever NV’sGhana unit after revenue grew by a fifth in the first three months of 2018, according to its managing director.The manufacturer and distributor of Lux soap and Lipton tea wants to take advantage of favorable conditio


FIFA Council member Nyantakyi arrested on return to Ghana

Police spokesman David Eklu confirmed to The Associated Press on Thursday that Nyantakyi, also a vice president of the Confederation of African Football, is in custody and being interrogated.


Ghana FA president Nyantakyi surrenders to authorities in corruption probe - Inside World Football

In the video, Kwesi Nyantakyi allegedly claims: “Ghana is the easiest place to do business. All you have to do is to give the President of Ghana $5 million and the Vice President $3 million. I have the President in my pocket. I see him every day. As for the refs, all you need is to give them GHC20


Shale Markets, LLC / Ghana forms committee ahead of next offshore license offer

Boakye Agyarko, the Ghanaian Minister for Energy, has established a 22-member committee to supervise open competitive bidding of Ghana’s oil blocks to interested companies.


West Ham welcome Ghana legend Stephen Appiah

Now, though, Appiah’s ambition is to become a manager, with his ultimate dream being to one day manage his national side.


Lessons from religious groups for a 'Ghana beyond aid'

The Dutch scholar of religion and development, Gerrie ter Haar, categorizesreligious resourcesintoreligious ideas(what people actually believe),religious practices(rituals),religious organizations(how religious communities function) andreligious experiences(such as the subjective experience of inner


Ghana’s Yenko Taxi out-innovated Uber, and took its lunch!

The Money Show’sBruce Whitfieldinterviewed Kasumba, who is in Kumasi, Ghana's second city.


MTN Is Said to Start $754 Million Ghana Unit IPO Next Week

MTN Group Ltd.will start selling more than a third of its Ghanaian unit for $754 million next week in an initial public offering that will be 10 times larger than the West African nation’s previous biggest-ever share sale, according to a person familiar with the matter.The offer toraise3.48 billion


Ghana President Orders Graft Probe of Soccer Body Chief

Akufo-Addo was shown a video recording in which Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi used the name of the West African nation’s leader and other government officials to “induce supposed investors into the country to part with various sums of monies,” Samuel Abu Jinapor, the presidenc


A mobile museum is traveling through Ghana exploring what it means to be Ghanaian

A mobile collapsible museum will tour Ghana over the next year as its creators use art and culture to wrestle with what it means to be Ghanaian today. The project, which starts this week, is the brainchild of of ANO Institute of Contemporary Arts, a cultural organization based in Accra.


State TV: Ghana president orders arrest of FIFA executive

ACCRA, Ghana (AP) Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday ordered police to arrest football federation head Kwesi Nyantakyi, a member of the powerful FIFA Council, over allegations of fraud.


Ghana police open corruption probe into football chief

"The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service is investigating Mr Kwesi Nyantakyi, President of the Ghana Football Association, for alleged offences, including corruption," said spokesman Sheilla Kessie Abayie-Buckman.


Yard Sale to Benefit Valdosta City Schools Ghana Exchange Program | Valdosta Today

A discount of $2 is applied at check-in if you bring a donation of 5 pairs of any type of shoes (sandals, baseball cleats, high heels, house slippers, tennis shoes, etc.) in a slightly worn condition.


Ghana president demands criminal probe into football body chief

ACCRA (Reuters) - Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday called for a criminal investigation into the head of the country’s football association, Kwesi Nyantakyi, for fraudulently using the President’s name.


Ghana President Orders Graft Probe of Soccer Association Head

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo ordered a probe into the conduct of the head of the country’s soccer association due to alleged fraud, according to his office.Akufo-Addo was shown a video recording in which Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi used the name of the West African nati