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Bringing an ancient African savings system into the digital age

Dakar, Senegal (CNN)In one suburb of Dakar, Senegal’s capital, every week, one person lands a sum of money that is tantamount to a jackpot. There’s no gambling involved, however, the windfall comes from a savings system that has been popular in Africa for hundreds of years. Peer-to-peer savings circle are ...

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Kofi Annan’s remains arrive in Ghana

The remains of the late former Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan has landed in Accra, Ghana, from Switzerland where he died in August. The Aircraft carrying the body of the former UN Chief touched down at the Kotoka International Airport at 17: 30 pm and it was accompanied ...

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