Hospitality Industry Sees Post-Covid Shift To A More Global Outlook

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). DUBAI,UAE, 24 January 2022/African Media Agency (AMA)/ – Canadian vegan cookies in London’s Harrods, LA burgers in Dubai, Singaporean confectionary in Saudi,American plant-based restaurant in Selfridges, and the world’s first African food hall...

Ghana: Capital Bank’s Inventory Report – shareholders’ loans accounted for 65% of loans and...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). An inventory report on the assets and liabilities of defunct Capital Bank has revealed that shareholders’ loans accounted for 65% of...

Tanzania: Aga Khan Hospital performs first electronic ear implant surgery

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Aga Khan Hospital Dar es Salaam (AKH,D) performed its first Cochlear Implant Surgery on 24th January 2022. Young Danial, a...

Forward bookings for Seychelles’ tourism ‘positive’ in 2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Seychelles welcomed 182,849 visitors, with Russia as the leading market in 2021. (Joe Laurence, Seychelles News Agency)Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency)...

CMA: How Chase Bank chiefs siphoned billions

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Chase Bank auditors Deloitte did not inspect the failed lender’s IT system in annual audits, creating a loophole used by the...

Understanding NFTs and the new opportunities to monetise art

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are digital assets that can be traded like any other piece of property. NFTs don’t have a physical form...

Nigeria: Economists, stock market wait on monetary tools as MPC meets

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). All eyes will be on the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) today, as it commences what many have described as a very...

ArcelorMittal Deal (Pt. 2): GoL To Lose US$2.68Bn In Rail User Fees Alone

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). *EU, US express concerns The United States Ambassador to Liberia and the European Union Parliament have expressed concerns over...

African gaming industry generates US$590m revenue across 5 countries

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Modor Intelligence, a market research company, expects the industry to register a compound annual growth rate of 12 per cent in...

Liberia Cocoa Corporation Rejects LACC, Senate Committee’s Claim Of Corruption

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Liberia Cocoa Corporation has debunked claims of corruption allegedly levied by the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC)...

OPIBUS launches first 80 KPH Electric Vehicle in Kenya

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A brand new OPIBUS electric bus will cost US$100,000. According to Statista, Kenya generated 1.043 gigawatts as of August 2021. OPIBUS mass...

Buhari plans feeding Nigeria, making it food secure

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ABP is a critical policy to reduce Nigerian’s reliance on imported food and industrial raw materials CBN collaboration with RIFAN increased the...

Air Seychelles resumes flights to all pre-pandemic destinations

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Air Seychelles will be flying twice weekly to Jo'burg on Thursdays and Sundays. (Air Seychelles) Photo license   (Seychelles News Agency) - Air...

Libya: Head of National Oil Corporation asks for funds

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The head of Libya’s National Oil Corporation made a rare appearance on Wednesday. Denouncing a lack of state investment, Mustafa Sanalla...

Kenya: Banks risk Sh27bn as mortgage, matatu loan defaults jump 60pc

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Car and home owners defaulted on loans totalling Sh27.8 billion in the 12 months to September last year, giving a peek...

Ghana: 1000 MoMo transactions per second in Ghana at the moment – Adu Boahen

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Available data show that in every second, one thousand Mobile Mobile (MoMo) transactions take place in Ghana, Minister of State at...

The Case Against ArcelorMittal’s Deal (Pt1)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Experts sound warning The third proposed amendment of the ArcelorMittal’s Mineral Development Agreement (MDA) currently before the Liberian legislature...

Bybit Announces Launch Of NFT Platform With Mystery Boxes Of Monster Galaxy NFTs, Exclusive...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). SINGAPORE, 20 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Bybit, one of the world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges, announced the launch of...

CBS: Seychelles’ forex inflow ‘significant’, exchange rates stable

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CBS said that as of January 19, the country's forex reserves stand at $703 million, out of which $528 million can...

Business recalls dire impact of unrest, lockdowns – CAJ News Africa

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ...

Ghana: E-Levy to be resubmitted to Parliament on Jan. 25

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has said that the Electronic Transaction Levy (e-Levy) Bill will be resubmitted when Parliament reconvenes on...

Kenya Defence Forces cable worries drills Sh1.7bn hole in Ketraco budget

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Taxpayers will pay an extra Sh1.7 billion for the completion of a new power line linking Nanyuki and Meru after the...

Kenya: State accuses Rubis Energy, oil lobby of plotting artificial shortage

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The controversy over the importation of some 30,000 tonnes of petrol into the country over the festive season has escalated, with...

SEYPEC board admits tanker sale not reported to Seychelles’ government

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The sale of the tanker was concluded according to the Seychelles Petroleum Company's (SEYPEC) tanker replacement strategy. (Seychelles Nation)Photo license   (Seychelles...