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The Chale Wote Street Art Festival

The CHALE WOTE Street Art Festival is an alternative platform that brings art, music, dance and performance out of the galleries and onto the streets of James Town, Accra. More than 200 Ghana-based and international artists take [...]

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This Company is Helping to Restore Kente to its Historic Heritage

Kente is one of the most ubiquitous African fabrics in the world. It’s instantly recognisable, and is worn by many outside its roots among the Ashanti of Ghana. Rafiat Kasumu and the rest of [...]

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Top 10 Historical Sites to Visit in Africa

Africa is not only blessed with warm weather, a variety of wildlife and great people and food, but also with great historical sites that tell the diverse and rich history of the continent. Below are [...]

  • Ghana Power Protests

#9 – Ghana Blames Neighbours For Powercuts

President John Dramani Mahama said that “because of sabotage in Nigeria in the terminals, crude oil that we ordered in Nigeria last month has not arrived. And so it has created some generational problems for [...]

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#9 – A Village In Ghana Slowly Disappears

Rising sea levels are swallowing up land along the West African coastline at an astonishing rate. Although coastal erosion is a natural process, increasing global warming is causing a significant rise in sea levels. Read [...]

  • Africa Startup Cup Winners

Gomobile Announced Top Prize at First Regional Competition – Africa Startup Cup!

Accra, Ghana— Global entrepreneurship development agency StartUp Cup announced the top three winning teams of Africa StartUp Cup Challenge, a regional business model competition for startups from over thirteen StartUp Cup Challenges that took place [...]

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#7 – A Village In Ghana Slowly Disappears

Rising sea levels are swallowing up land along the West African coastline at an astonishing rate. Although coastal erosion is a natural process, increasing global warming is causing a significant rise in sea levels. Read [...]

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#6 – How To Get Ghanaians To Buy Local Goods

One desirable solution is to boost local manufacturing and encourage locals to buy locally-made goods - something that the government in Ghana is trying to do. Read More >> Source: BBC

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The Africa StartUp Cup – Ghana

The Africa StartUp Cup program is an innovative community based approach designed to increase the quality and quantity of African entrepreneurs by hosting winners, investors, policy makers and stakeholders to support entrepreneurship. Africa StartUp Cup [...]

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#4 – Cheating Scandal In Ghana

While the whole world has been focusing on the Panama Papers leak, Ghana has been engulfed in its own local leaks. Not of the secret offshore accounts kind but of the examinations kind. Read More [...]