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Awori: Ecobank Has Agenda to Drive Growth in Nigeria

This Day 19 Jun 2024
Today in Nigeria, almost $20 billion of remittances comes into the country ... Because we run a one system gateway today, we can do real-time payments from one country to another, whether it’s Ghana to Kenya or Zambia to Uganda.

EU alleges suspected fraud in local pineapple exports

B & FT Online 18 Jun 2024
Apart from mentioning Ghana in the report, other countries on the continent -such as Egypt, Uganda, Senegal and including some western countries – were noted for various infractions.


This Day 18 Jun 2024
In January 2004, when few trusted the Court to exercise its functions with skill or responsibility, Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni voluntarily referred the situation in the country to ...

Why Thailand is making history by legalising same-sex marriage

Metro UK 18 Jun 2024
Thailand has become the first country in South East Asia to legalise same-sex marriage. The country’s Senate passed the marriage equality law on Tuesday, marking a trailblazing move in the region ... Same-sex activity is still illegal in 65 countries.
photo: European Community / Gordwin Odhiambo
General view of Nairobi with the Kenyatta International Convention Centre and the Kenyan Parliament building, on the left, Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya's First Nuclear Plant Faces Fierce Opposition

Slashdot 18 Jun 2024

Turkish charities mark Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday with donations to Ugandans

Anadolu Agency 17 Jun 2024
Turkish Ambassador to Uganda Fatih Ak ... Ensar Kucukkaltan of the Turkish Deniz Feneri Association said that the group is distributing meat to the needy in more than 20 countries, including Uganda.

‘It could wreak havoc’: Kenya’s nuclear plan casts a shadow over wildlife and tourism hotspot

The Guardian 17 Jun 2024
Soon, this idyllic coastline will host Kenya’s first nuclear plant, as the country, like its east African neighbour Uganda , pushes ...

Off the Grid: Sally breaks down USA TODAY's daily crossword puzzle, Sink, Sank, Sunk

Oakridger 17 Jun 2024
Aleppo's country) Aleppo, SYRIA is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world ... Country whose symbol is a cedar tree) LEBANON is a country in Western Asia ... The NILE travels through 11 countries in Africa.

New Zealand register first win in T20 World Cup 2024, hammer Uganda by 9 wickets

Hindustan Times 15 Jun 2024
New Zealand put up a clinical performance to notch a comprehensive but a consolatory nine-wicket win over minnows Uganda in the T20 World Cup here ... Uganda had been bowled out for the joint-lowest team total of 39 against West Indies last week.

Uganda: Coffee Culture in Uganda - a Discrepancy Between Production and Consumption

All Africa 15 Jun 2024
Uganda is known for its lush landscapes and favorable climate for coffee cultivation. The country is one of the top producers of coffee in Africa, with coffee being a major export commodity ....

Tanzania launches Eastern Africa's 1st electric train

Anadolu Agency 15 Jun 2024
Yapi Merkezi's Project Manager M ... The electric train, a project worth nearly $2 billion, is seen as an immense boost to domestic connectivity, trade and economic opportunities with neighboring landlocked countries like Uganda and Rwanda ... .

Ghana must improve in long distance races – GOC President

Business Ghana 14 Jun 2024
... in the country to unearth more talents for the discipline ... Nunoo Mensah, this had become necessary considering the great strides countries like Uganda and Kenya are making in the sprints. .

Feature: Magufuli Bridge, a new lifeline for Tanzanian communities and economy 14 Jun 2024
The bridge, which connects Misungwi and Sengerema districts in the Mwanza region, also provides a crucial link between the region and neighboring countries Rwanda, Burundi and Uganda.