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Foresight Africa: Top priorities for the continent in 2020

The new year 2020 marks the beginning of a promising decade for Africa. Through at least the first half of the decade, economic growth across Africa will continue to outperform that of other regions, with the continent continuing to be home to seven of the world’s 10 fastest-growing economies. Collective action among African and global policymakers to improve the livelihoods of …

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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT FOREX TRADING IN AFRICA

Recent reports show that Forex trading is on the rise in Africa, especially in South Africa. This is probably because the Forex market is the largest – as well as most liquid – financial market in the entire world. Trading in Africa But what are the main causes of this so-called rise? Well, it is worth mentioning that some people …

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2019 was a great year for TheAfricanDream.net and Africa's storytelling

2019 has been an amazing year for TheAfricanDream.net which is also the same as OralOfori.com and TheAfricanDream LLC. I started storytelling online almost a decade and a half ago as OralOfori.com and less than half a decade ago I started TheAfricanDream LLC in Washington DC as a communication and research consultancy to tell Africa’s stories under the hashtag #TheAfricanDreamLLC I …

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South African Airways Signs Up to Protect Our Wildlife

JOHANNESBURG. 22 December 2019. South African Airways (SAA) has joined the fight against the illegal trade in wildlife through the Illegal Wildlife Trade module of the IATA Environmental Assessment (IEnvA) Programme. IEnvA is a comprehensive environmental management system that SAA uses to ensure that the airline is as environmentally sustainable as possible. IEnvA is an equivalent of the IATA Operational …

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Colonialism was a grave mistake, says French President

French President Emmanuel Macron (L) is watched by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari as he signs the ‘gold book’ at The Presidential State House in Abuja on July 3, 2018.

French President, Emmanuel Macron on Saturday said “colonialism was a grave mistake,” and called for “turning the page” on the past during a visit to Ivory Coast, a former French colony in West Africa. French President Emmanuel Macron (L) is watched by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari as he signs the ‘gold book’ at The Presidential State House in Abuja on …

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Regional Centre for Energy and Environmental Sustainability opened in Sunyani

The Regional Centre for Energy and Environmental Sustainability (RCEES) has been opened in Sunyani, the Bono Regional Capital. The Centre which is located at the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) is a project by the World Bank through the Ministry of Education. An amount of $ 6.4 million will be provided for a five-year period between 2019-2024. UENR …

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AfroXmas 2019 shows off the port city of Tema in Ghana to the world

TheAfricanDream.net is excited to be among the media partners for this year’s AfroXmas that will usher Ghana from 2019 into 2020 with authentic Ghanaian musical and cultural activities from the port city of Tema, located outside Ghana’s capital city of Accra. AfroXmas 2019 SyPhics Studios, curators of AfroXmas this year welcomed the Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) to once again join …

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