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NCR Congratulates New MTN Ghana CEO

Accra, Ghana, June 21, 2018//-The Network of Communications Reporters (NCR), has congratulated Selorm Adadevoh on his appointment as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of MTN Ghana.

EAT Stockholm Food Forum: Global Panel Worried Over  the Escalating Rate of Obesity

June 21, 2018//-Tom Arnold, former Director General of the Institute of International  and European Affairs (IIEA) who doubles as a member of the Global Panel has expressed worry over the rate at which obesity is escalating as a result of bad food systems.

Ghana Records the Strongest Improvement in its Risk-reward Score in Africa

Nairobi, Kenya, June 21, 2018/ — Increased political stability, improved commodity prices and effective public economic reforms led to an improvement of the risk-reward score in several West African economies, according to the 2018 Africa Risk-Reward Index from Control Risks and Oxford Economics.

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM’s Wife Charged with Fraud

June 21, 2018//-The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged with fraud relating to the alleged misuse of state funds.

MEST Africa Summit: Entrepreneurs Discuss Challenges Facing Tech Businesses

Cape Town, South Africa, June 21, 2018 – Pan-African entrepreneurial training programme, seed fund, and incubator MEST, yesterday closed its third successful MEST Africa Summit, which saw leading entrepreneurs, investors and corporate executives from Africa and across the globe – including Silicon Valley, Europe and Asia – discussing trends, challenges and opportunities facing tech entrepreneurs […]

MTN Ghana Assures Its Mobile Money Customers

Accra, Ghana, June 21, 2018//-MTN Ghana has received complaints from some of its Mobile Money customers who allegedly contributed to a ponzi scheme operated by Savanna Brokerage Investment and are demanding for reversal of their respective amounts invested.

UN Warns Ghana, Says Economic Initiatives Will Do little to Reduce Poverty

Geneva, Switzerland, June 21, 2018// — Ghana’s flagship policies might well stimulate the country’s economy but they won’t do much to get rid of poverty, even though that is their stated aim, says a UN human rights expert.

India’s to Launch Retaliatory Tariffs on US Imports 

New Delhi, India, June 21, 2018//- India on Thursday notified that its retaliatory tariff against 30 US products worth $240 million will come into effect starting 4 August to counter Trump administration’s move to unilaterally hike duties on Indian steel and aluminium exports.

Bank CEOs Pay Hits 50 Times What Staff Earn

June 21, 2018//-Chief executives of publicly traded banks are paid nearly 50 times what the median bank employee earns, the latest executive pay data shows, offering insight into the extent of wage inequalities in Kenya’s private sector.

UN: More than 68.5 Million Displaced Worldwide

Tripoli, Turkey, June 21, 2018// – The number of displaced people around the world has increased to 68.5 million, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi has disclosed.

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