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Apapa Port: How Lome, Tema, Abidjan are eating Nigeria’s lunch

Business Day Online 21 Oct 2021
According to a West Africa Brief report, the autonomous Port of Lomé in 2017 overtook Lagos to become West Africa’s leading port with a capacity of 1.1 million twenty equivalent units of containers (TEUs) ... “The leading ports for West Africa are in Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Togo, and the Benin Republic.

Develop core values that will propel your businesses – Artisans told

Joy Online 21 Oct 2021
The mission of the Institute is to transform skills training for young people in Ghana and across West Africa. The Institute offers scholarships to needy but brilliant students in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation under their Young Africa Works strategy in Ghana ... About the Young Africa Works Program.

England beats NZ in T20 World Cup warm-up match

FBC News 21 Oct 2021
The Englishmen begin their T20 World Cup campaign against defending champions West Indies on Sunday ... West Indies were thrashed by ...

Without cheap power, industry can’t be competitive to employ – Osafo-Maafo

B & FT Online 21 Oct 2021
ensuring the medium to long-term sustainability of the West Africa sub-region’, the former senior minister described the unemployment situation as scary – but with a well-functioning and competitive energy sector, industries should be able to take up more graduates to reduce the unemployment menace.

T20 WC: Top-order has been little concerning for Sri Lanka, says skipper Shanaka

Sify 21 Oct 2021
Sri Lanka is the only side in Group A with two wins from two and, with Ireland facing Namibia in the final round of games, they are assured of a place in the Super 12s, while also knowing that a win over the Netherlands on Friday will see them top the table and join England, Australia, West Indies and South Africa in Group 1 as team A1 ... (ANI). .

African intellectuals remember late Muammar Gaddafi as pan-African

Anadolu Agency 20 Oct 2021
“He believed a united Africa would speak with one voice at international fora such as the United Nations and manage to bargain and be seen as an equal partner.” ... “I think Gaddafi was murdered for standing up to the West and for trying to promote very progressive ideas for Africa, which the West don't like.

PAK vs SA, ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021: When and where to watch Pakistan ...

DNA India 20 Oct 2021
Pakistan is all set to take on South Africa in their second warm-up game before their ICC T20 World Cup campaign begins ... As for South Africa, the attack of Tabraiz Shamsi, Keshav Maharaj and Bjorn Fortuin defended the 146-run target against Afghanistan ... Pakistan beat West Indies, South Africa make winning start against Afghanistan.

KAIPTC, NPC hold workshop on peace in ECOWAS sub-region

Ghana News Agency 20 Oct 2021
Participants were taken through various topics including emerging security challenges in West Africa and leveraging regional peace architectures for response, governance and leadership in peacebuilding, gender and security governance, challenges and opportunities in building and ...

T20 World Cup: Format, squads, fixtures and everything you need to know

Metro UK 20 Oct 2021
Australia, England, South Africa and West Indies are in Group 1 and Afghanistan, India, New Zealand and Pakistan are in Group 2 ... South Africa. West Indies ... West Indies squad ... South Africa have won 60% of their T20 World Cup games but are yet to reach a final, never mind lift the trophy ... October 26 – South Africa vs West Indies, Dubai, 11am.

Senegal seizes 2 tons of cocaine off coast; arrests 5

Beaumont Enterprise 20 Oct 2021
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Senegal’s navy seized more than 2 tons of cocaine from a ship transporting the illegal substance off the coast of the West African nation ... For some time now, drug seizures have been on the rise in West Africa ... Africa is often used by drug smugglers as an ...

FIH reveals Jr World Cups schedule

Urdu Point 20 Oct 2021
Whilst the Men would close the action in India, the FIH Hockey Women's Junior World Cup South Africa 2021 will start with an opening match involving Ireland and Zimbabwe at the North-West University (NWU) of the academic city of Potchefstroom, situated approximately 120 km west-southwest of Johannesburg.

AFG vs WI, ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021: When and where to watch Afghanistan ...

DNA India 20 Oct 2021
The evening warm-up match will see Afghanistan take on West Indies in Dubai ... As for Afghanistan, they lost against South Africa by 41 runs in Abu Dhabi ... Details of ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 warm-up match between Afghanistan vs West Indies. ... Pakistan beat West Indies, South Africa make winning start against Afghanistan.

Lagos Free Zone wins fDi 2021 Global Free Zones of the Year Award

Business Day Online 20 Oct 2021
“LFZ has enjoyed their continued patronage since it offers a unique combination of critical success factors such as access to the deepest-sea port in the region, world-class infrastructure, facilities and services; and above all, a holistic work-live-play ecosystem that allows for global brands to thrive in Nigeria and West Africa,” Tejaswi said.

Team India at the T20 World Cup over the years

The Times of India 20 Oct 2021
The Men in Blue made it to the semis after defeating England and South Africa ... They were knocked out of the tournament, hosted by England, after losing three matches in a row against West Indies, England, and South Africa in the Super 8 stage ... The Daren Sammy-led West Indies defeated Sri Lanka in the final to clinch their maiden title.