September 24, 2021
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Ghana’s economy is rebounding faster from pandemic impact, says Akufo-Addo

by on September 15, 2021 0
Ghana’s economy is rebounding faster from the impact of COVID-19 than envisioned, according to President Nana Akufo-Addo. Like many countries globally, the West African nation’s economy took a hit through 2020 as COVID-19 ravaged the world, shutting down businesses, industries, prompted by government-imposed lockdowns. “After recording negative growth in the second and third quarters... Read More

Nigeria’s Q2 trade deficit: Need for diversification of economy

by on September 7, 2021 0
Nigeria’s foreign trade in goods and services resulted in trade deficit for the country. The report, according to analysts at the United Capital Plc reflects the loopsided economic imbalance and they urged the government to sustain its diversification efforts. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released Nigeria’s Foreign Trade in Goods Statistics for Q2-2021.... Read More

Kenya’s economy is projected to grow 6.6% in 2021

by on August 6, 2021 0
Kenya’s economy is projected to grow by 6.6 percent in 2021, up from the 0.6 percent recorded last year, a government official said on Thursday. Albert Mwenda, acting director-general of budget fiscal and economic affairs with National Treasury told a forum in Nairobi that the country has already experienced a relatively strong economic recovery... Read More

Analysts seek major reforms to boost agric sector productivity

by on August 6, 2021 0
Analysts at the United Capital Plc considered the agricultural sector as key to Nigeria plans to diversify its economy, but want major reforms to steam insecurity and other bottleneck hindering the growth of the sector. The agriculture sector remains a key interest sector in Nigeria’s plans to diversify its economy. Despite increased interventions from... Read More

Improving Digital Economy through A.I and IoT

by on August 3, 2021 0
By Elvis Eromosele The world has gone digital. From the news, politics, finance, health, mobile phones and education; everything has some form of a digital footprint. Today, people have access to abundant data and information on virtually every subject on this planet. The advent of the internet and computer technologies over the past century,... Read More

IMF projects 4.7% economic rebounds for Ghana in 2021

by on July 22, 2021 0
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lauded Ghana for exiting the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF’s) anti-money laundering (AML) and counter-terrorism financing (CTF) list. Ghana was taken off the FATF’s “grey list” in June this year. The country was added to the FATF’s “grey list” in February last year after the global watchdog found... Read More