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Liquid Telecom appoints Mohamed Abdel Bassit as new regional CEO for MEWA

Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has appointed Mohamed Abdel Bassit as its new Regional CEO for Middle East and West Africa (MEWA), effective January 1, 2019. Based in Cairo, Bassit will oversee the group’s expansion further into MEWA following the recent news that it is investing US$400m in the Egyptian market and has completed […]

First Spanish-Ghanaian Chamber of Commerce launched

The Spain-Ghana Chamber of Commerce was launched during a stakeholder and media event held at the residence of the Ambassador of Spain to Ghana, Her Excellency Alicia Rico in Accra. 12th december,2018 The Chamber will primarily serve as a platform to promote increased economic and commercial relations between Ghana and Spain. Opened to Spanish and […]

Stratcomm Africa Grabs Top Awards

Strategic Communication Africa Ltd., leading total communications company in Ghana on Saturday won the award for Professional Services Provider of the Year 2017 at the Chamber Business Awards organized by Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) annual awards. The ceremony, which was on the theme: “Empowering the Private Sector to move Ghana beyond Aid”, was […]

Refinitiv Awards its West Africa customers for excellence

In a bid to appreciate its existing customers who have in no small measure patronized and contributed to the success of the company, Thomson Reuters Financial and Risk Management now known as ‘Refinitiv’ identified, appreciated and rewarded its customers in the financial sector through an organized Excellence Awards. Tagged the ‘Excellence Awards’, this award, the […]

All Africa Business Leaders Awards Announce 2018 West African Finalists

All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™), in partnership with CNBC Africa, have announced the 2018 West African finalists, after the completion of a rigorous and extensive selection process. The 8th edition of the AABLA will honour business excellence and leaders who have made considerable and remarkable impact on their various industries, individuals, communities, continent and the […]

Access Bank promotes Africa’s initiatives

Access Bank said that as part of its commitment to promoting the best of Africa through art, music, sports and fashion, it partnered Art X in Lagos to realise the third edition of West Africa’s first international art fair. The bank said it had been a partner of Art X Lagos since its debut in […]

GoG commission: West African Countries loses $2bn annually to illegal fishing

Countries in West Africa are losing an average annual revenue of $2bn to theft of maritime resources and illegal fishing, according to the Gulf of Guinea Commission. The Executive Secretary of the commission, Florentina Ukonga, stated this on Monday in Lagos in her opening remarks at the GoG conference on the maritime sector. Ukonga, who […]

MDXI achieves microsoft gold data centre competency

The Gold Data Centre is the highest partnership level with Microsoft in Data Centre Competencies and is the pinnacle for Cloud Productivity in Microsoft’s Partner Network program. Attaining Gold Partner status is an important step for MDXI in its drive towards supporting local companies face issues on digital transformation, particularly in relation to their data […]

Anticipation rises as Ghanaian President is set to grace TD’s ‘Celebrating You’ 2018

Anticipation and excitement is on the rise for the 2018 edition of Celebrating You, an annual year-end awards/dinner party organized by Technology Distributions Ltd. (TD), Sub-Saharan Africa’s foremost ICT distributors and unarguably one of the most eagerly-awaited celebratory events in Corporate Nigeria. Tagged Glamorous, this year’s edition will potentially go down in history as one of the […]

Data & Tech to transform Nigerian Retail Market

The convergence of AI, tech, and data on Nigeria’s multi-billion dollar plus retail market – will be a strategic focus to local & international developers, investors and retailers at the 4th annual West Africa Property Investment Summit taking place on 15 and 16 November 2018 in Lagos. Considered one of the world’s most significant and […]

Canon Day of Giving raises funds to support two educational programmes in partnership with Dubai Cares

Canon, a provider of imaging technologies and services, raised AED 250,000 to support two educational programmes, one in the Middle East and a second in Africa. The funds were raised through sponsors, and the general public who participated in the Canon Day of Giving fundraising event which was recently held at Zaabeel Park in partnership […]

TE SubCom chosen to extend MainOne Cable System to francophone region

New landings designated for 7,000km submarine communications cable stretching from Portugal to West Africa TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd  company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, today announced that it has secured a contract from leading connectivity and data center solutions provider, MainOne, to extend its active submarine cable system into West Africa’s […]

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