Why Achimota Zoo Is Losing Patronage

[Business Day] Beauty and love for creation were given for free; so is the touch of the earth, its moist and fertile soil. Often, a zoo is a place reserved for seeing such beautiful and wonderful creation of God. It helps in relieving a person of stress.

[Business Day] Beauty and love for creation were given for free; so is the touch of the earth, its moist and fertile soil. Often, a zoo is a place reserved for seeing such beautiful and wonderful creation of God. It helps in relieving a person of stress.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

The Stingiest Banks in Ghana

[Business Day] A latest Bank of Ghana (BoG) report available to Business Day indicates that the highest average interest rate paid on deposits by commercial and universal banks operating in the country is a little over 17 per cent.

[Business Day] A latest Bank of Ghana (BoG) report available to Business Day indicates that the highest average interest rate paid on deposits by commercial and universal banks operating in the country is a little over 17 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

DVLA, GMA Get New Board

[Business Day] The Minister for Transport, Kwaku Ofori Asiamah, has inaugurated the reconstituted boards of the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) and the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA).

[Business Day] The Minister for Transport, Kwaku Ofori Asiamah, has inaugurated the reconstituted boards of the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) and the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA).

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Revisiting the Rusatira Affair

[African Arguments] The arrest then release of Colonel Rusatira is often held up as an example of false accusations against genocide suspects. But a new look at the evidence raises the possibility that justice was not served but obstructed.

[African Arguments] The arrest then release of Colonel Rusatira is often held up as an example of false accusations against genocide suspects. But a new look at the evidence raises the possibility that justice was not served but obstructed.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Natural Resources Still Awash With Blood

[ISS] In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), mining communities mostly depend on their ability to sell what they mine to make a living. So they explore all options to reach markets – and in this game, the price dictates the source.

[ISS] In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), mining communities mostly depend on their ability to sell what they mine to make a living. So they explore all options to reach markets - and in this game, the price dictates the source.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Absence of Special IP System Resulting in Indigenous Knowledge Exploitation

[Ethiopian Herald] The absence of intellectual property (IP) system that accommodates and delivers patent rights to communities for their Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKSs) has opened doors for theft, misuse and biopiracy.

[Ethiopian Herald] The absence of intellectual property (IP) system that accommodates and delivers patent rights to communities for their Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKSs) has opened doors for theft, misuse and biopiracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Soldiers Killed in Somalia Blast

[Al Jazeera] At least four soldiers were killed and several others wounded when a roadside blast targeted a security convoy in southwest Somalia, police said.

[Al Jazeera] At least four soldiers were killed and several others wounded when a roadside blast targeted a security convoy in southwest Somalia, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia