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Ivorian political rivals Ouattara and Gbagbo to meet

The President of Ivory Coast Alassane Ouattara is to hold a face to face meeting with his rival and predecessor Laurent Gbagbo on July 27, 2021. A presidential spokesperson who made the announcement on Wednesday said this will be the first for the two since Gbagbo’s return to Abidjan last month. Laurent Gbagbo had spent a decade in exile, facing years of …

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Don Dada of South Africa and Jamaica’s Shav-A cover NO NO NO classic

Jamaican SHAV-A and South Africa based DON DADA unite to bring their rendition of a classic track in their new single titled “NO NO NO’ in a unique collaboration with G SHAV Music Productions. The track produced by GARY G and SLY DUNBAR is now available on all music platforms after its July 23, 2021 release. Presented by RUFF CUTT …

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Ghanaian Minister honored in France

The Western Regional Minister and Member of Parliament for Takoradi Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah has been honored at the Better World Fund Cannes Film Festival held in France. He was celebrated for promoting and implementing responsible mining activities in Ghana. The Better World Endowment Fund is composed of a team of world-class experts, influencers, and activists from the business, academia, media, …

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AfCFTA honours ex-Nigerien leader with a statue in Ghana

A bronze bust statue on a marble stone has been unveiled at a ceremony in Ghana’s capital, Accra to honour former president of Niger, Mahamadou Issoufou. The statue was unveiled in the presence of five African heads of state at the forecourt of the secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) based in Accra. Issoufou was honored for his …

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List of Top 10 tourist sites in Ghana

Are you the adventurous type that loves exploring the earth’s most beautiful places of nature? You might want to travel to Africa and visit Ghana. Here, we explore the top 10 tourist sites in Ghana. When people want to go on vacations, they search for places to visit in London or the top places to visit in Paris. Beautiful sites …

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Jamaica Poetry Festival 2021 – “Virtual Global Diaspora Edition”

Once again the 11th Annual Jamaica Poetry Festival (JPF) 2021 is here with us, this year’s event will be Streamed Live from PBCJ TV Studios in Kingston, Jamaica on Sunday, August 8, 2021 at 2pm Jamaica time under the theme “The Virtual Global Diaspora Edition.” Due to this year’s virtual nature of the event, some presenters will perform live and some will be live streamed via zoom. …

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Do These 3 Things To Make The Algorithm Love Your Channel

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YouTube’s video ranking algorithm determines how many viewers will see your videos and where those videos will be promoted. Therefore, you should strive to boost your channel’s place in the algorithm with each and every new upload. Here are a few things you can do to make the algorithm love your channel. 1. Treat your upload schedule as gospel. The …

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World Bank says the lack of COVID-19 vaccines for Africa is ‘unacceptable’

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast – The lack of access to vaccines in Africa is “unacceptable”, World Bank number two Axel van Trotsenburg said on Wednesday ahead of a meeting in Abidjan on the institution’s financial support for the world’s poorest continent. “This is a huge issue, we say this is unacceptable that African populations have been only vaccinated to the extent …

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Ghana’s Minister for Education invited to serve on UN Advisory Group for Mission 4.7

Ghana’s Minister for Education, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, has been invited to be part of a High-Level Advisory Group for Mission 4.7, a new global initiative to put into practice the bold vision articulated by the Sustainable Development Goal (SDGs) on education and target 4.7. Mission 4.7 is a partnership between the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), United …

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The Cost of Starting a Business in Countries around the Globe

You have to spend money to make money – so goes the conventional wisdom. But this is not just good advice for the entrepreneur looking to expand their business. It’s a legal and practical necessity to establish your business in the first place. New business owners must shell out for approvals, licenses, permits, and inscriptions. Governments often require a business …

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