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Accra Seen Adding Millionaires Faster Than Any Other Africa City

 

Bloomberg, Sept 04, Ghanadot - The Ghanaian capital of Accra is expected to add dollar millionaires at the fastest rate of any African city over the next decade as a stable political regime and developed banking system help boost financial services, telecommunications and property development.


The number of people with net assets, excluding their primary residence, of more than $1 million will surge by 78 percent to 4,100 individuals in Accra by 2025, according to an AfrAsia Bank New World Wealth report into African cities published Wednesday. The number of millionaires in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, will climb 71 percent, while those in the Nigerian city of Lagos, Africaís biggest, will advance 46 percent.

 

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 Votersí Register too Compromised, No Audit Can Clean It Ė Bawumia

Commentary, Sept 04, Ghanadot - NDCís ongoing biometric registration of their members as another issue that suggested largely that the register has been compromised. He explained that currently the NDC is going round registering members by taking only their names and their Votersí ID Cards and without any machines but strangely is able to do ID cards for those who register with their biometric data on it and their database. .......More

 

 

 

Why does South Sudan matter so much to the US?

BBC, Sept 03, Ghanadot -  It wasn't so much a collective sigh of relief when President Salva Kiir finally signed the peace deal this week. It was more a sense of "let's see" as the US issued a warning that it would "hold to account" any of the leaders who might stray from their public commitment... - ....More

 

 

Accra Seen Adding Millionaires Faster Than Any Other Africa City

Bloomberg, Sept 04, Ghanadot - The Ghanaian capital of Accra is expected to add dollar millionaires at the fastest rate of any African city over the next decade as a stable political regime and developed banking system help boost financial services, telecommunications and property development.......More

 

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Study reveals how wasp venom kills cancer cells

Health, Sept 04, Ghanadot - Wasps could be a menace, typically discovered haunting picnics and fruit timber in the summertime. Nevertheless, the venom of 1 specific breed of wasp is understood to include a potent anticancer ingredient, and now researchers have proven exactly how the venomís toxin selectively kills most cancers cells.
The Brazilian social wasp defends itself with a venom containing an antimicrobial peptide that has been recognized as having anticancer properties......
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