Category: Africa

How To Feed Ghana and Africa – the Justice Baidoo Way – AfricanPod Ep 5

On the AfricanPod today, a young man from Africa decides to stop talking and rather act and show how and why it is possible to feed Ghana and Africa with simple modern methods of Farming.  My name is Phillip Nyakpo,

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Africa and Australia – the Collaboration of two Continents – AfricanPod Ep 4

In this episode of AfricanPod, we take a look at Africa and Australia – the collaboration of two continents. These two continents that are so far apart, and challenges in collaboration is a significant issue.These include a range of cultural,

Posted in Africa, Australasia

Nigeria Slaps MTN with 5 Billion Dollar Fine – AfricanPod Episode 3

In this episode of AfricanPod, Muhammadu Buhari’s government in Nigeria has a strong message for multinational companies, and it is this: a government’s regulatory power can always be exercised to ensure multinational companies remain at par with the law, and

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Egypt: another mess in the land of Pyramids

By Phillip Nyakpo – In his first term as President, Barack Obama ordered a four star General to the Oval Office and fired him. [Click here to listen] The diplomatic language used was that General Stanley McChrystal, Commander of US

Posted in Africa, Egypt, North Africa

Egyptian leader rejects soldiers’ ultimatum

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has rejected the army’s 48-hour ultimatum to resolve the country’s deadly crisis, saying it will only sow confusion. President Morsi insists he will continue with his own plans for national reconciliation, a presidential statement said early

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Obama ‘humbled’ to visit Mandela’s Robben Island jail

US President Barack Obama has toured Robben Island – the jail in which Nelson Mandela was kept for 18 years. He said he and his family were "deeply humbled" to visit the prison once inhabited by Mr Mandela – who

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Ghana Gets advanced Fab Lab

Remember the Star Trek Replicator machine? It made a copy of all the molecules of any given object and stored them in what would have to be the universe’s biggest database. Whenever Kirk or crew needed anything, the Replicator would

Posted in Africa, Ghana