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Could Ghana’s Kantanka Motors Become The Next Toyota?

AFRICANGLOBE - Kantanka’s range of sports utility vehicles and pickup trucks have Ghanaians talking on social media, thanks in part to an advertising campaign using local movie and music stars. The locally made vehicles are entering a tough market, going up against established brands in a country that sees about 12,000 new and 100,000 second-hand cars imported every year.

U.S. Military Trains African Armies Against Boko Haram

"Even before the conflict with Boko Haram, we were preparing to face a group like them," said the commander of the Chadian troops, Captain Zakaria Magada, whose Special Anti-Terrorist Group (SATG) is equipped and trained by the United States. "Boko Haram is just a militia of civilians. We are an organised army. They cannot face up to us."

Toyota Launch New Assembly Plant In Kenya

AFRICANGLOBE - Japan’s largest automaker Toyota, Tuesday launched a Sh500 million ($4.9 million) truck and bus assembly plant and showroom in Kenya in a move to steal market dominance from competitor, Ford. Kazuhiko Wanabe, GM Hino Motors – the of the subsidiary under which Toyota is producing the vehicles.