Ghana

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MTN sells equity in tower companies in Ghana and Uganda

MTN Group has sold its equity in tower companies in both Ghana and Uganda. The company has also explained that it still does not see Jumia as a long-term strategic asset for the Group.

Social media can be used to encourage Ghana's youth to vote

Political actors can actively engage with university students by taking cognisance of their political information needs. This can help in encouraging young people to vote in Ghana's elections.

Ghana and Nigeria present a great growth opportunity for music streaming

Music streaming services have the largest short term upside if they double down in Ghana and Nigeria. As subscription growth continues to reach its peak in the Nordics, United States, and many parts of Europe the race to expand further has become even more competitive.

Uganda, Ghana, and Botswana ranked top 3 globally when it comes to women-owned businesses

Uganda, Ghana, and Botswana are the top 3 countries that have the highest percentages of women-owned businesses. This is according to the Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs (MIWE) for 2019.

Francis Kantavooro, an innovator in Ghana, is turning waste plastic into liquid fuel

Francis Kantavooro's technology which turns plastic waste into liquid fuel presents a golden opportunity for Ghana to deal with its plastic waste challenge in a way that makes economic sense.

AfriLabs has expanded its network with 20 new hubs

AfriLabs, the largest pan-African network of technology and innovation hubs has admitted 20 new hubs to its network. This expands the AfriLabs membership strength to an amazing 174 hubs in 45 countries across all the regions of Africa.

Digital technologies are transforming African businesses

Digital technology has created new opportunities for businesses in Africa to compete on a more equal footing. However, these businesses have yet to enjoy the full benefits.