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Homegrown measures shoring up the Cedi – Veep

Measures put in place by the Government are working in favour of the local currency – The Cedi – Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has said.Addressing the Eid ul-Adha festival at Takoradi in the Western Region Saturday, Amissah-Arthur the downward trend of the economy is being halted.“During the past few months, the conditions in our economy have weakened and we are ...

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Giant snails on advance in Florida

Picture :credit SPL Jon Ablett, curator of Mollusca at the Natural History Museum, says there is “no clear answer” on how to stop African land snails…….We at sankofaonline can say with certainty that one of the best ways to control the species is to allow Africans to collect and eat them on regular basis…because this is how the snail population ...

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Nigerian teens create generator that runs on urine

Picture Credit: makerfaireafrice.com Story Source: Forbes Here’s some news that will be of interest to all of the people waiting in line for gas to use in their generators. Four teenage girls figured out a way to use a liter of urine as fuel to get six hours of electricity from their generator. Fourteen-year-olds Duro-Aina Adebola, Akindele Abiola, and Faleke ...

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Tanink Ghana unveils latest Jeep, Chrysler and Dodge vehicles

Source: Ghana | Myjoyonline.com | Malik Abass Daabu Tanink Ghana Limited, a member of the Tanink Group and exclusive franchisee of American luxury and utility cars in Ghana, on Thursday excited the motoring public with the outdooring of the latest models of three classy vehicles – the Dodge Durangos, Chrysler 300C and Jeep Compass. The wholly owned Ghanaian company, which ...

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Google is to start building its own self-driving cars

Source:By Jack StewartBBC World Service Radio, Los Angeles Google is to start building its own self-driving cars, rather than modifying vehicles built by other manufacturers. The car will have a stop-go button but no controls, steering wheel or pedals. Pictures of the Google vehicle show it looks like a city car with a “friendly” face, designed to make it seem ...

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Etihad Airways unveils world’s most luxurious passenger jets

Source: CNN Etihad Airways obviously had a clear agenda when redesigning the cabins on its Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 Dreamliner passenger jets — come up with a product so outlandishly luxurious that the world’s jet setters are left with no question as to who’s leading the inflight glitz game. Case in point: on Etihad, travelers will soon be able ...

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World Bank bans Zoomlion for two years over bribery in Liberia

The World Bank Group has placed a ban on Zoomlion Ghana Limited for two years over alleged bribery in Liberia. The bribery allegation involved the World Bank-financed Emergency Monrovia Urban Sanitation Project. According to a report published on the World Bank’s website, Zoomlion paid bribes to facilitate contract execution and processing of invoices. Accordingly, Zoomlion will not qualify for any ...

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Grace-Amey Obeng Among 2014 Enterprising Women of the Year Award Winners

Source:enterprisingwomen.com CARY, NC: Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine (www.enterprisingwomen.com), has announced the winners of the 2014 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards, an annual tribute to top women entrepreneurs from North America and around the globe. The award honorees will be recognized during a two-day event held March 2-4, 2014 at the Ritz Carlton Sarasota in ...

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