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MTN To Acquire Banking Licence, CEO Says

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Rob Shuter, the chief executive officer at MTN Group, says the group will acquire an independent banking licence in Nigeria by 2019. Speaking at a telecoms conference in Cape Town, South Africa on Tuesday, the MTN CEO said it will put in an application in December and should lunch the bank in second quarter 2019. “We will be applying for a ...

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Ghana to consider ‘Transit X’ for public transit

Transit X a privately-funded shared mobility network with the convenience, capacity, and cost to replace buses, trains, cars, trucks, and short flights is set to improve the country’s transportation. The introduction of this system in Ghana is said to be convenient, safe, affordable, dependable, sustainable, fast, private, comfortable, and accessible. It is accessible to the physically challenged citizens According to ...

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LETTER TO MY SON…”THE CROWN & THE CLOWN

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Dear Son, I don’t know how you would meet this letter; as a child full of wonders, a teenager full of curiosity and opinions or as a man with women at your feet. All I know is you would meet it with a clenched fist, ready to fight on. Son, I chose this day to write to you because we ...

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Why you Need to be on LinkedIn as a Graduate

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Essentially the dream and wish of every student are to get a job. But most of us (writing as a student) do not even know how powerful LinkedIn is. Do you even know what the heck Linkedin is? NO. But here is what you need to know about the valuable tool that would help you get your dream career job ...

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Dintcoin to support SMEs

Dintcoin an ER-20 cryptocurrency (Token) which uses Ethereum Block chain created in July, 2018 by a team of young entrepreneurs who seek to creates financial freedom to individuals (companies and persons) through creations of job opportunities with the crypto token is set to support SME businesses in Ghana. According to the Public Relation Officer, Emmanuel Gyimah, “the Dintcoin is like ...

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Ceiling collapses at Accra Mall

Parts of the ceiling at the Accra Mall has collapsed according to current reports. One person is reportedly injured. A source who was present at the mall said they heard noise from the ceiling and then realised that the ceiling of the building was coming down. Workers and customers of the Accra Mall this morning had to flee for their lives after ...

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No one will be shielded …Prez declares on collapse of 7 banks

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said that government will not shield anyone found to have played a role in the collapse of the seven local banks. The President, speaking at the opening of the new head office complex of Standard Chartered Bank in Accra, bemoaned the cost of rescuing the seven banks to the tax payer adding that the ...

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Nduom begins national campaign tour against panic withdrawals

The Chairman of GN Bank, Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom has begun a nationwide tour aimed at appreciating customers who have remained loyal to the country’s indigenous banks. Themed, “Stop the panic withdrawals and strengthen indigenous banks”, Dr Nduom will use the opportunity to urge the population in general to avoid panic bank withdrawals as it may negatively affect the operations ...

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Facebook admits it ‘made mistakes’ after top exec appeared at Kavanaugh hearing

Facebook has admitted it “made mistakes” after a top executive was seen attending Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s congressional hearing, reportedly prompting outrage from employees. Joel Kaplan, the head of global policy at Facebook and a long-time friend of Judge Kavanaugh sat two rows behind the nominee as he testified regarding allegations that he sexually assaulted Christine Blasey Ford while in high school. Employees saw ...

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