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The World’s Best Digital Governments, 10 Recommendations For Africa

Only 4 countries out of 54 in Africa scored higher than the world average in the E-Government Development Index (EGDI), according to the latest biennial UN E-Government Survey, whereas 14 countries, namely Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Somalia, South Sudan, and Sudan scored very low EGDI. The UN’s Department for Economic

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SA urbanist cancels UK lecture, says visa process makes visitors “feel like criminals”

Zahira Asmal, an urbanist from South Africa, has been forced to cancel a planned lecture in London after a “humiliating” experience with UK visa services. The cancellation comes amid rising concern over the way overseas creatives, particularly those from Africa, are being treated when applying for visas to visit the UK. Asmal had been due to give a lecture in

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‘There’s a conspiracy against me,’ Jacob Zuma tells corruption inquiry

Former South African president Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday he was the victim of a conspiracy by enemies who had tried to get rid of him for more than 20 years. Zuma’s appearance at the public inquiry into state corruption – set up to test allegations that Zuma allowed cronies to plunder state resources and influence government

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Senator Abbo Accused Of Killing His Ex-Wife, Eucharia Ojukwu

Senator Elisha Abbo, the embattled senator who was caught on camera physically assaulting a nursing mother, is still in the news for all the wrong reasons. The Senator, who is currently being prosecuted in court over charges of assault and battery, has been accused of infecting his ex wife with HIV, which subsequently led to her death. This much was

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Weapons from France fueling war in Libya, in breach of UN arms embargo

France has said some of its missiles were found at a Libyan base used by forces loyal to the military strongman Khalifa Haftar – an embarrassing admission that raises new questions about its role in the conflict. Confirming a report in the New York Times, the French defence ministry said it had purchased the US-made Javelin missiles that were subsequently

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How A Man Was Killed As Romantic Triangle Turned Bloody

Derrick Nana Donkor — The suspect

A romantic triangle involving a 30-year-old woman supposedly dating two men ended bitterly, when one of the men shot the other in cold blood at Alhaji, near Achimota, in Ghana. The deceased, 35-year-old car dealer Kwame Agyapong, had confronted his rival, Derrick Nana Donkor, 28, when he bumped into the love birds in the house of the lady, Keshia Akosua

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Three (3) ways to develop a daily Success Routine

Creating a daily success routine can be a very daunting task especially in a period when many things are competing for our time right from the moment we wake up from bed, but that notwithstanding, here are three effective ways of creating a daily success routine; Focus on important tasks first Ralph Martson, writer and publisher of the Daily Motivator

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Ghanaian Sexy Artiste Apologises Over ‘Staring’ President Kufuor Photo

VGMA new Artiste of the Year and ambassador for the Youth Employment Agency (YEA), Wendy Shay, has apologised to former President Kufuor, and Ghanaians over a controversial picture with the former President shared on her social media handles. The picture shows the former President seemingly staring at the artiste, who was dressed in an outfit some have described as provocative

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