“Vimetco Names Afreximbank Financial Adviser for $130-million Sierra Leone Bauxite Mine Expansion Project”  

Cairo, 17 April 2019: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has been awarded the mandate to serve as the exclusive financial adviser and mandated lead arranger for the $130-million bauxite mine expansion project by Sierra Mineral Holdings 1 Limited (Vimetco) in Sierra Leone. The mandate was announced in Freetown on 4 April during a working meeting […]

Dwaso Hemaa Reality Show to bring out the best in market women launched

  A brand new TV reality show, Dwaso Hemaa, targeted at celebrating the outstanding and innovative efforts of the Ghanaian woman, especially the market women has been dully launched at Mallam Atta market in Accra on Tuesday April 16, 2019 under the theme – ‘energy that shows’. The show will broadcast weekly on Adom TV. […]

Afreximbank Creating Digital Ecosystem to Ease Trade Finance Flows, Says President

Washington D.C., 15 April 2019: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is working, with the support of African Union (AU), to create a digital ecosystem that will eliminate the major bottlenecks to trade finance flows within Africa, Bank President Prof. Benedict Oramah has announced in Washington D.C. Delivering an address on 11 April at the IGD Frontier […]

2019 Programme for Certificate of Finance in International Trade Takes Off

Cairo, 12 April 2019: – A cohort of 11 African trade finance practitioners have embarked on the 2019 version of the Certificate of Finance in International Trade (COFIT) offered by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in collaboration with the FCI+IFG Union and the University of Malta. The 2019 COFIT cohort will be the fourth for the […]

Jojo Immanuel-Lawson out with new single “l Nailed You To The Cross” 

PROLIFIC Ghanaian born British gospel artiste, Jojo Immanuel- Lawson is set to release his latest single dubbed ‘I Nailed You To The Cross’ on 12th April 2019 on all online music shops.  According to him, the song is to remind us of the Cross and what Christ did for us on the Cross and why […]

Human Rights group schooled 250 pupils of CareGuide Montessori School on kidnapping

The Director of CareGuide Montessori School, located at Gbawe, in the Greater Accra Region, Mad. Betty Akumatey has called for government support to help augment various sensitization exercises on kidnapping being organized by some Non-Governmental and Civil Society Organizations in the country as a way of tackling the canker of abduction that has rocked the […]

2019 Startz Celebration Uncensored slated for April 27 

This Easter, all the action remains in the capital, Accra, as US based Marwus Entertainment Inc in partnership with Kismet Pub and Lounge this April takes Accra by storm with its Startz Celebration Uncensored initiative. The star dubbed initiative which was put together by Yaw Aboagye Marfo and Ms Monalisa Tsatsu Semaha, vice president and […]

Genesis of Ashanti’s movie to hold Kumasi premiere on 14th April

The story of the Ashanti Kingdom has been told in many ways. There are different variations to the story of one of the greatest tribes in Ghana. However, this new movie dubbed ‘Genesis Of Ashantis’ as produced by Team Itakula Films is set to give a fresh and complete account of the events. In this […]

Afreximbank Releases Abridged Audited 2018 Financial Statements, Shows Continued Strong Performance

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has released its abridged audited financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2018, showing strong financial and operational performance, with total comprehensive income for the year amounting to $285.4 million. The total comprehensive income reflects a solid growth of 24 per cent compared to the prior year performance of $229.8 million and was […]

Meet Dr.Gabriel Odeh Apotey; newly Appointed COO of Upper Manya Kro Rural Bank Limited

Based on his professional output and corporate experience, Gabriel Odeh Apotey was appointed Acting Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Upper Manya Kro Rural Bank Limited effective on 1st March, 2019 by the Board of Directors of the Bank. The appointment of Dr. Apotey whose expertise ranges from Project Valuation and Financing, Rural Banking, Staffing Psychology, […]