Ghana:’Most Business-Friendly’ Investment Destination Is Our Goal – Trade & Industry’s Kyerematen

[allAfrica] Washington, DC -Ghana received welcome news last week from the IMF: real GDP growth for the country is projected to reach 5.9 percent in 2017 and 8.9 percent in 2018, following three successive years when the increase was four percent or less. This is but one of several indicators of economic recovery, according to Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, the Minister of Trade & Industry.

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Liberia: President Sirleaf Holds Talks With Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, WB Vice President, Dr. Makhtar Diop – Attends Key Function On the Margins of…

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 met privately with Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau. The closed door meeting focused on matters of bilateral interest to both countries.

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South Africa: Red Ants Accused of Firing Rubber Bullets

[GroundUp] On Tuesday, the Red Ant Security Relocation and Eviction Services (commonly known as the Red Ants) evicted shack dwellers on the border between Ivory Park and Tembisa township. Residents once again accused the Red Ants of violence and theft of their cellphones and cash.

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