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FG Seeks Liberalisation Of Nigerian Airspace Amid Rift With UAE

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Naijanews Dec. 5, 2022 8:14 p.m.

Wider route networks for airlines, increase air traffic movement and passenger traffic as well as the encouragement of public-private partnerships among many others.” He advocated for the liberalisation of air …

Wider route networks for airlines, increase air traffic movement and passenger traffic as well as the encouragement of public-private partnerships among many others.” He advocated for the liberalisation of air …

Top 5 fintech trends & predictions for Africa in 2023

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Pulse-gh Dec. 5, 2022 7:26 p.m.

The newBDO Fintech In Africareport provides short bites of fintech news related to North, South, East and West Africa to give an overview of what is happening and to provide …

The newBDO Fintech In Africareport provides short bites of fintech news related to North, South, East and West Africa to give an overview of what is happening and to provide …

IMF deal requires Ghana undergoes debt exchange programme - Ken Ofor-Atta

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Pulse-gh Dec. 5, 2022 12:36 p.m.

As part of the deal, the government has embarked on a debt sustainability analysis which indicates that the country’s debt level which exceeded 100% of Gross Domestic Product is unsustainable, …

As part of the deal, the government has embarked on a debt sustainability analysis which indicates that the country’s debt level which exceeded 100% of Gross Domestic Product is unsustainable, …

Rwanda receives military funding from the European Union for its war in Mozambique

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Pulse-gh Dec. 2, 2022 2:35 p.m.

The Rwandan Minister of Foreign Affairs, Vincent Biruta, noted that the Rwandan government is against any act of terrorism and it would continue to do its part in combating the …

The Rwandan Minister of Foreign Affairs, Vincent Biruta, noted that the Rwandan government is against any act of terrorism and it would continue to do its part in combating the …

Aliko Dangote the richest man in Africa just got richer

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Pulse-gh Dec. 2, 2022 8:51 a.m.

Dangote's hands are far-reaching in Africa’s economic landscape, from building factories across the continent to venturing into new products and markets, and even creating a monopoly, this business mogul does …

Dangote's hands are far-reaching in Africa’s economic landscape, from building factories across the continent to venturing into new products and markets, and even creating a monopoly, this business mogul does …

IMF team in Ghana for more talks on bailout

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Pulse-gh Dec. 1, 2022 1:42 p.m.

“The IMF remains fully committed to help Ghana restore macroeconomic stability, bring relief to Ghanaians in this time of crisis, and lay the foundation for more inclusive growth,” the fund …

“The IMF remains fully committed to help Ghana restore macroeconomic stability, bring relief to Ghanaians in this time of crisis, and lay the foundation for more inclusive growth,” the fund …

The decision of Zambia’s president to sell his private jet for a cheaper one is being met with backlash

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Pulse-gh Dec. 1, 2022 12:05 p.m.

Zambia’s head of state, Hakainde Hichilema, has disclosed plans to sell the country's presidential jet, purchased by the country’s previous administration, in the months leading up to Hakainde Hichilema’s inauguration. …

Zambia’s head of state, Hakainde Hichilema, has disclosed plans to sell the country's presidential jet, purchased by the country’s previous administration, in the months leading up to Hakainde Hichilema’s inauguration. …

President William Ruto finally launches his hustler’s scheme

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Pulse-gh Dec. 1, 2022 9:45 a.m.

On the premise of catering to the common man if elected president, William Ruto eventually emerged victorious, ushering in a new administration, seemingly eager to liberate Kenya from its recent …

On the premise of catering to the common man if elected president, William Ruto eventually emerged victorious, ushering in a new administration, seemingly eager to liberate Kenya from its recent …

Exclusive: Africa is completely ready for wide-use of electric vehicles and in 5 years time half of the vehicles on Africa’s roads will be electric

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Pulse-gh Nov. 30, 2022 4 p.m.

Q: What is the intersection between electric vehicles and mental health, seeing as mental health is a huge focus area for Max? Q: What is the sustainability plan for Max, …

Q: What is the intersection between electric vehicles and mental health, seeing as mental health is a huge focus area for Max? Q: What is the sustainability plan for Max, …

Kenya seeks to decrease its dependence on foreign handouts

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Pulse-gh Nov. 30, 2022 8:20 a.m.

Last week the treasury began a debt swap that will see Sh87.8 billion ($714.6 million) worth of short-term debt converted into long-term debt to ease the pressure it is experiencing …

Last week the treasury began a debt swap that will see Sh87.8 billion ($714.6 million) worth of short-term debt converted into long-term debt to ease the pressure it is experiencing …

Over 90 exhibitors arrive for 7th West Africa agrofood & plastprintpack international trade show in Accra

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Pulse-gh Nov. 29, 2022 2:40 p.m.

"West Africa's food & beverages technology imports increased by 5.8% annually from 496 million Euros to 694 million Euros in 2021 (VDMA)," he revealed. Further, Mr. Maerz said West African …

"West Africa's food & beverages technology imports increased by 5.8% annually from 496 million Euros to 694 million Euros in 2021 (VDMA)," he revealed. Further, Mr. Maerz said West African …

The Kenyan government has committed Sh600m to use in its fight against doping

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Pulse-gh Nov. 29, 2022 10:55 a.m.

Due to the sudden and glaring increase in doping cases in Kenya these past three months, Athletics Kenya president Jackson Tuwei stressed that the government’s allocation to Adak couldn’t have …

Due to the sudden and glaring increase in doping cases in Kenya these past three months, Athletics Kenya president Jackson Tuwei stressed that the government’s allocation to Adak couldn’t have …

Opportunity International Edufinance announces 2022 Eduquality Award winners

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Pulse-gh Nov. 28, 2022 5:28 p.m.

EduFinance’s technical assistance services enable financial institutions to launch or improve their education lending activities, focusing on the development of two flagship education lending products: School Improvement Loans and School …

EduFinance’s technical assistance services enable financial institutions to launch or improve their education lending activities, focusing on the development of two flagship education lending products: School Improvement Loans and School …

Yango starts a contest to reward a loyal driver with a Renault Stepway

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Pulse-gh Nov. 28, 2022 5:04 p.m.

With the first drawing for the Samsung A23 getting closer and closer, Yango is calling out to its fleet and its community of drivers to join this exclusive contest. Anyone …

With the first drawing for the Samsung A23 getting closer and closer, Yango is calling out to its fleet and its community of drivers to join this exclusive contest. Anyone …

Gold for oil policy will halt cedi depreciation – Bawumia explains

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Pulse-gh Nov. 28, 2022 12:12 p.m.

“One of the biggest drivers of fuel, electricity price increases and the cost of doing business is fundamentally the exchange rate….so if you are able to tap a handle on …

“One of the biggest drivers of fuel, electricity price increases and the cost of doing business is fundamentally the exchange rate….so if you are able to tap a handle on …

Bitget registers in Seychelles and plans to grow its global workforce by 50%

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Pulse-gh Nov. 25, 2022 3:01 p.m.

The exchange is committed to providing one-stop and secure trading solutions to users and aims to increase crypto adoption by collaborations with creditable partners, including Argentinian legendary footballer Lionel Messi, …

The exchange is committed to providing one-stop and secure trading solutions to users and aims to increase crypto adoption by collaborations with creditable partners, including Argentinian legendary footballer Lionel Messi, …

‘We’re disappointed’ – Kumasi business owners react to 2023 budget, ask MPs to reject it

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Pulse-gh Nov. 25, 2022 8:51 a.m.

The major one is an increase in the VAT rate by 2.5 percentage points.” “This will be complemented by a major compliance programme to ensure that we derive the maximum …

The major one is an increase in the VAT rate by 2.5 percentage points.” “This will be complemented by a major compliance programme to ensure that we derive the maximum …

Full text: Finance minister delivers Ghana's 2023 budget statement at Parliament

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Pulse-gh Nov. 24, 2022 2:02 p.m.

● To promote exports, we will among others: ○ expand our productive capacity in the real sector of the economy and actively encourage the consumption of locally produced rice, poultry, …

● To promote exports, we will among others: ○ expand our productive capacity in the real sector of the economy and actively encourage the consumption of locally produced rice, poultry, …

Government to increase VAT by 2.5% in 2023 - Ken Ofori Atta

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Pulse-gh Nov. 24, 2022 11:33 a.m.

“The government is determined to change the negative narrative and rebuild for a better future,”he said. Regarding the economic challenges, he told Parliament that the government was determined to change …

“The government is determined to change the negative narrative and rebuild for a better future,”he said. Regarding the economic challenges, he told Parliament that the government was determined to change …

Ghanaians are showing no fear against Elon Musk as they gear up to sue the world’s richest man for unequal and unjust treatment

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Pulse-gh Nov. 23, 2022 12:45 p.m.

The letter reads in part;“it is clear that Twitter, Inc. under Mr Elon Musk is either deliberately or recklessly flouting the laws of Ghana, is operating in bad faith and …

The letter reads in part;“it is clear that Twitter, Inc. under Mr Elon Musk is either deliberately or recklessly flouting the laws of Ghana, is operating in bad faith and …

Top 6 richest Nigerians featured on Forbes

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Pulse-gh Nov. 22, 2022 12:25 p.m.

His wealth stems from oil, being the controlling shareholder of publicly traded Forte Oil, an oil marketing and power generation company. His current net worth stands at $12.1 billion according …

His wealth stems from oil, being the controlling shareholder of publicly traded Forte Oil, an oil marketing and power generation company. His current net worth stands at $12.1 billion according …

Lagos is expected to become the world's largest city by 2100

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Pulse-gh Nov. 22, 2022 11:36 a.m.

10 African cities that will be the world's most populous by 2100 READ:Top 10 fastest-growing cities in Africa 2021 Major factor driving the growth of these African cities Population is …

10 African cities that will be the world's most populous by 2100 READ:Top 10 fastest-growing cities in Africa 2021 Major factor driving the growth of these African cities Population is …

Top 10 poorest states in Nigeria according to the Nation Bureau of Statistics

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Pulse-gh Nov. 21, 2022 9:05 a.m.

The value ranges from 0 to 1, with 0 reflecting zero poverty and 1 universal poverty and deprivation.” Another key takeaway from the report reads;“72% of people are poor, compared …

The value ranges from 0 to 1, with 0 reflecting zero poverty and 1 universal poverty and deprivation.” Another key takeaway from the report reads;“72% of people are poor, compared …

China is keen on getting ahead in the race to win Kenya’s business

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Pulse-gh Nov. 20, 2022 10 p.m.

“We consider China a close friend and a great partner owing to their active involvement in the transformation of Kenya’s infrastructure landscape over the past 20 years resulting in the …

“We consider China a close friend and a great partner owing to their active involvement in the transformation of Kenya’s infrastructure landscape over the past 20 years resulting in the …

See the unprecedented decision the Algerian government arrived at to combat climate change

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Pulse-gh Nov. 19, 2022 2 p.m.

According to theBBC,Algerian car dealers“local car manufacturers are now required by law to start producing at least one range of electric vehicles if they've been trading for five years or …

According to theBBC,Algerian car dealers“local car manufacturers are now required by law to start producing at least one range of electric vehicles if they've been trading for five years or …

Betika shares 1000 reflector jackets to launch its 2022 Ride Safe Campaign

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Pulse-gh Nov. 18, 2022 12:46 p.m.

As part of the campaign, Betika engaged riders in areas such as Adjiringanor, Madina, Circle, and Abbosey Okai to educate them on adhering to road safety measures such as respecting …

As part of the campaign, Betika engaged riders in areas such as Adjiringanor, Madina, Circle, and Abbosey Okai to educate them on adhering to road safety measures such as respecting …

The country with the most female politicians in the world is in Africa

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Pulse-gh Nov. 18, 2022 11:39 a.m.

Speaking on why many African countries do not rank in the IPU’s top 10 over the last few years, Chugong clarified that this isn’t because African countries have decreased their …

Speaking on why many African countries do not rank in the IPU’s top 10 over the last few years, Chugong clarified that this isn’t because African countries have decreased their …

Nigeria recovers N117 billion linked to corruption cases within government

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Pulse-gh Nov. 18, 2022 7:10 a.m.

The POCA bill was signed by the President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari on the 12th of May 2022, and the Act “seeks to provide for an effective legal and …

The POCA bill was signed by the President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari on the 12th of May 2022, and the Act “seeks to provide for an effective legal and …

Israel's most wanted fugitive has been apprehended on the shores of South Africa

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Pulse-gh Nov. 17, 2022 3:55 p.m.

The statement released by the South African police reads in part,“the suspect is part of a notorious gang dealing in drug trafficking, extortion and other criminal activities. In June, Abergil …

The statement released by the South African police reads in part,“the suspect is part of a notorious gang dealing in drug trafficking, extortion and other criminal activities. In June, Abergil …

Bank of Ghana withdraws foreign exchange support for rice, oil, poultry importation

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Pulse-gh Nov. 17, 2022 3:14 p.m.

“...in accordance with the President [Akufo-Addo] directive issued at his recent address to the nation on the Ghanaian economy, on Sunday 30th October, 2022, the Bank of Ghana will no …

“...in accordance with the President [Akufo-Addo] directive issued at his recent address to the nation on the Ghanaian economy, on Sunday 30th October, 2022, the Bank of Ghana will no …

€1 billion has been pledged to Africa in its struggle against climate change

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Pulse-gh Nov. 17, 2022 2:36 p.m.

Speaking further at the event, the executive vice president noted that support from the UN would not just be relegated to climate adaptation alone, but also to the repair of …

Speaking further at the event, the executive vice president noted that support from the UN would not just be relegated to climate adaptation alone, but also to the repair of …

Unveiling new look Owlet App and The Owlet Online

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Pulse-gh Nov. 17, 2022 1:54 p.m.

Cheers to the future of The Owlet.” Take a look at the distinctive new logos to help quickly recognize the new look Owlet THE OWLET APP THE OWLETONLINE Keep up …

Cheers to the future of The Owlet.” Take a look at the distinctive new logos to help quickly recognize the new look Owlet THE OWLET APP THE OWLETONLINE Keep up …

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