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Ghana Issues Stern Warning To Chinese Criminals

AFRICANGLOBE - Chinese criminals who work at gold mines in Ghana will not be protected by their home country if they get snared in a crackdown on illegal mining, China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs warned after some Chinese nationals were rounded up for working in the African nation.

Lets All Learn From Ghana How To Behave Like True Africans

AFRICANGLOBE - Despite Ghana having gone through a turbulent political history and serious economic woes. The people have demonstrated remarkable resilience over time, and they have maintained a singular culture of generosity and hospitality. You notice it right from the airport. To begin with, Ghana has had a policy dating back from the days of Kwame Nkrumah of being open to all Africans who come visiting.

10 Amаzing Thingѕ Tо Dо In Ghаnа

AFRICANGLOBE - Whеthеr оr not уоu are a firѕt timе trаvеlеr tо Ghаnа оr уоu’rе rеturning fоr a repeat visit, thеrе аrе vеrу many thingѕ tо ѕее and do in thiѕ соuntrу. Mоrе thаn 1,000,000 tоuriѕtѕ tоur Ghаnа every уеаr, аnd thе friendly trорiсаl lосаl weather makes the region a trеndу vacation ѕроt for wildlifе аnd nаturе lоvеrѕ. Diѕсоvеr which attractions уоu dоn’t wаnt to miѕѕ on уоur next visit to Ghana.

Ghana Embarks On Nuclear Power Project

AFRICANGLOBE - Ghana's Atomic Energy Commission, under the Nuclear Power Project has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the State Atomic Energy Corporation of the Federation of Russia (ROSATOM) for the construction of a Nuclear Power Plant in Ghana.

Nigeria To Reclaim Airspace Management In Gulf Of Guinea

AFRICANGLOBE - President Muhammadu Buhari has directed Nigeria's Ministry of Aviation to take over the management of the Nigerian airspace in the Gulf of Guinea. The president also expressed concern about the absence of a national carrier and directed the ministry to look into the possibility of having one as soon as possible.

Ghana Signs $7bn Gas Production Deal

AFRICANGLOBE - The government of Ghana on Tuesday signed a $7-billion deal with Italian oil giant ENI and Dutch-owned energy firm Vitol for the production of 180 million cubic feet of natural gas.

Ghana’s Talented But Ignored Inventors

AFRICANGLOBE - Imagine having a television set that comes on after an effortless clap or by blowing air; picture yourself in a car that is engineless and starts with a simple push of a button tucked to your dress; or a change-over-machine that speaks and tells you where exactly a fire or electrical fault is in your home. This is not fiction. It is not magic. It is not happening in Europe or Asia and not even in the United States. These products are being manufactured in the West African nation of Ghana.

U.S. Embassy Meddling In Ghana Politics Sparks Diplomatic Incident

AFRICANGLOBE - Ghana and the United States appear headed on a collision course following disagreements with the US Embassy going viral on some social networking site.

Accra Named Top African City With Highest Growth Potential

AFRICANGLOBE - Accra, the capital of Ghana, is the African city with the highest potential for inclusive growth, according to the 2014 MasterCard African Cities Growth Index (ACGI). This is the second consecutive year that Accra has taken the top spot on the Index.

Ghana Wants Private Sector To Lead Development

AFRICANGLOBE - Ghana is taking steps -- including reducing its deficit and inflation -- to help the private sector lead the country's transition to middle-income status, President John Mahama told a news conference on Tuesday. Government's role is to smooth the way for the private sector, Mahama said, as he defended his government's record at a news conference to mark the first anniversary of his inauguration to a four-year term.

How Oil is Affecting Ghana’s Economy

AFRICANGLOBE - While crude oil production has contributed greatly to the economic growth of many African countries, the average man on the street has often not benefited from the industry. In a country like Nigeria, an unhealthy focus on oil has also led to the neglect of sectors such as agriculture.

Ghanaian Manufacturing Enjoys a Resurgence

AFRICANGLOBE - Almost 60 years after Ghana's first president, Kwame Nkrumah, pushed local industry to the global stage, the country's manufacturing sector is enjoying a new lease of life with the reopening of two old factories and the establishment of one new assembly plant.

New Film Series Showcases Contemporary Art From Ghana and Africa

AFRICANGLOBE - SHOWCASE and Bureau Africa have just released their newest production, a series of film interviews with Ghanaian contemporary visual artists. The video project is now internationally launched under the title "The Black Stars of Ghana - Art District" and comprises a series of documented conversations with a group of leading and upcoming contemporary visual artists

Ghana Detains Chinese Nationals Over Illegal Gold Mining

AFRICANGLOBE - Ghanaian authorities have detained 43 Chinese nationals for suspected illegal gold mining, the Chinese embassy confirmed Thursday. The embassy said it was consulting with related Ghanaian authorities to handle the issue properly.

Ghana Takes Action Against Illegal Chinese Miners

AFRICANGLOBE - Thousands of Chinese have left their villages in China, searching for better opportunities in gold-rich African countries like Burkina Faso, Togo and Ghana. Now these Chinese migrants have set their sights on the Ghana

Accra Tipped to Be Africa’s Fastest Growing City by 2020 –...

AFRICANGLOBE - Ghana's capital, Accra, has been tipped to be the fastest growing city for Africa millionaires starting from the end of 2012 to the year 2020. According to the annual New World Wealth update report which was released on Monday, August 5,2013, the number of millionaires in Accra is projected to grow by 8 per cent a year.