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Cynthia Quarcoo announced as Keynote Speaker for 2nd Edition of the Annual Women CEOs Summit on November 9

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Founder of Africa 1 Media & CQ Legal, Cynthia Quarcoo, has been announced Keynote Speaker for the 2nd Edition of the Annual Women CEOs Summit.

The 2nd Edition of the Annual Women CEOs Summit organized by WomanRising; a flagship network of The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE) will open on the 9th of November at Tomriek Hotel with the Conference Keynote delivered by an outstanding woman; a Lawyer, an Entrepreneur, a Mother, a Mentor and a Survivor; Ms. Cynthia Quarcoo. With the summit theme; The Go To Woman; becoming a household name; Ms Quarcoo will touch on the subject of Business Law and Corporate Governance as essential tools for building a thriving world class business with a recognizable brand.

Ms Cynthia Quarcoo is a legal practitioner with extensive experience as a Corporate and Finance lawyer in Ghana and the United Kingdom. She is the Founder and Managing Partner of CQ Legal and Consulting, where she currently heads the Banking and finance, Energy/Power and Infrastructure Practices. Ms Quarcoo has over 15 years’ experience representing institutional clients. She is an experienced corporate/commercial and finance lawyer with specialization in the energy, financial and infrastructure sectors. An economics and business graduate, Cynthia’s early career as an Analyst at PriceWaterHouse Coopers has strengthened her ability to provide clients with commercially sound legal advice.

In its 2nd year, the Women CEOs Summit brings together emerging and established women entrepreneurs, professional women and business executives aspiring for global business leadership and economic dominance. This year, the theme is The Go To Woman, Becoming a Household Brand and it will feature seasoned speakers and panelists with varied experiences in law, branding, media, business, Human Resource, Public Relations, Finance and Investments.

Notable amongst the speakers and panelists are Ekow Mensah; founder & CEO of TANOE & WomanRising, Kafui Danku; Actress & CEO of ABC Pictures, Ekua Asanteba – Mensah; Media Personality and CEO of MenaCare, Edem Attipoe; Founder & Women’s Advocate of Noble Ladies of Tema West and Vera Ose-Bonsu; Founder and CEO of Start Right Infant & Child Nutrition Network (SCRINN).

Slated for the 9th of November, 2018 at Tomreik Hotel, the 2nd Women CEO Summit is indeed a conference not be missed by any women entrepreneur passionate about building a globally competitive business and brand.

More About Speaker – Cynthia Quarcoo
Cynthia has over 15 years’ experience representing institutional clients. She is an experienced corporate/commercial and finance lawyer with specialization in the energy, financial and infrastructure sectors. An economics and business graduate, Cynthia’s early career as an Analyst at PriceWaterHouse Coopers has strengthened her ability to provide clients with commercially sound legal advice.

An expert in advising firms setting up in emerging markets in Africa, she has a deep knowledge of international trade and customs law. Her experience ranges from establishing businesses and consultancies, to working with multinational firms conducting cross-border mergers, acquisitions, financing and refinancing. She also specializes in insolvency and corporate restructuring, having advised PwC on the liquidation of Ghana Airways in 2005.

Her achievements include, recognition by Chambers Global and Legal 500 as a leading lawyer within the field of ‘General Business Law (Ghana)’. (2009 – 2012 editions) and recognition as a leading lawyer by IFLR 1000. She sits on the Advisory Board of Times of Africa. She is a Contributor to the World Bank’s flagship “Doing Business Project” (2007-2017), Investment Guide to Sub-Saharan Africa: ‘What Chinese Investors Need to Know’ 2011 and The International Trade Centre (Joint WTO and UN Agency), Model Contracts for Small Firms: Legal Guidance for Doing International Business 2010.

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Zylofon Media To Host Ghana Film Industry Awards.

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Management of Zylofon Media Company Limited, lead by Nana Appiah Mensah has announced the maiden edition of the Zylofon Ghana Film Industry Awards to be grateful to industry players who have championed the course in promoting Ghanaian movie.

In order to appreciate the Ghana Film Industry and film lovers with something worth investing precious time and resources in, Zylofon Media Company Limited is on the verge of hosting this awards ceremony to honour individuals who kept the movie industry alive.

The Zylofon Ghana Film Industry Awards has an objective of appealing to the international film community to re-examine and exhibit the undiluted Ghanaian culture through films, to boost the rate of tourism high and make the economic situations moderate for all.

The Zylofon Ghana Film Industry Awards will be adjudged by a remote Jury Academy featuring prestigious members of the Ghanaian Film and Creative Arts Industry and the public, with the aim to give fair judgment and honor to the most deserving industry players who have been featured in films within the year under review.

Honorary awards will be given to selected individuals who have contributed to what and where the Ghana film Industry is today. Hence selected categories will be named after these honored individuals and will be captured in subsequent years as an award category.

The event is in collaboration with Ghana Actors Guild(GAG), Film Crew Association of Ghana(FICAG),Film Producers Association of Ghana(FIPAG),Arts and Tourism Writers Association of Ghana(ATWAG),Creative Arts Directors Association of Ghana(CADAG), Ghana Academy of Film and Television Art(GAFTA) and is powered by Zylofon View a subsidiary of Zylofon Media Co. Ltd.

Entries are now open and ends on the 31st January. Patrons willing to participate in this event can access the nomination forms via https://zylofonview.com/articles/read/forms_1.html

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Prof. Kobina Bondzie To Host Constitutional Day Lecture

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The Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Professor Kobina Bondzie Simpson, is set to deliver a lecture at the maiden edition of Constitution Day Public lecture at the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences, Accra at 1700 hours.

The public lecture event which is slated to occur on Monday, the 7th Day of January, 2019 is in recognition of the commencement of the Fourth Republican constitutional dispensation on January 7th, 1993.

In a news release signed by Sector Minister, Honorable Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has it that, the Ministry of Information has announced the Government of Ghana’s intention to host the maiden edition of the lecture to educate the public on the performance of Ghana’s constitution.

The Constitutional Day Public Lecture is tagged under the theme, “Constitutionalism in Ghana’s Fourth Republic; Towards Functional Performance”

The Constitutional Day Public Lecture is set aside to acknowledge the country’s collective efforts at ensuring that the tenets of democracy, rule of law and and principles of constitutionalism are upheld.

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Kuami Eugene’s Rockstar Concert Lit Up Kumasi.

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The long awaited ‘Rock Star’ concert and album launch of the tipped artist of the year, Kuami Eugene was staged yesterday, December 15, 2018, in the garden city of Ghana – Kumasi.

The VIP car park of the Kumasi Sports Stadium was shrouded in an eruption and a non-seizing amusement as Lynx Entertainment Jewel Kuami Eugene and other arts redefined stagecraft and crowd control.

Tones of music makers and lovers came out to support the ‘Walaahi’ hitmaker. Among the arts who dosed fans with performances on the night where Osiekroms very own Okyeame Kwame, Adina, Kwesi Arthur,  Kidi, Strongman Burner, DopeNation, Bless Gh among others.

The Rockstar amidst the performances also had his debut 13 track album, which featured only Sarkodie launched at the momentous concert. The debut album of the ‘Angela’ hitmaker, who was once a gospel singer also has one gospel song titled, ‘Heaven’.

The grateful Kuami Eugene took to his social media pages to express his profound gratitude to all who came out to support him and added, ”l nearly cried last night”.

Take a look at what transpired at the beautiful event in Kumasi below.

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Kuami Eugene, Medikal, Kwesi Arthur, Rudebwoy Ranking, And Many Others For Shay Concert On 23rd Of December.

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RuffTown Records brings to us the Shay Concert and this is going to be one of a kind. The Concert is being headlined by the label’s female act Wendy Shay.

Wendy Addo professionally known as Wendy Shay is a female singer who had released 6 singles with the year 2018 and she is currently the hottest female brand in the Ghanaian music industry. It has been a journey with its own controversies popping up here and there but she has been able to stand in the of time. Within the year she has been booked for various shows and fans have been yearning for her own concert and finally the call has been heeded to.

On the 23rd of December, the place to be is the La Pleasure Beach and the Shay Concert is going to warm the Christmas festivities up. Loads of artistes have been billed to join her on stage and they include Kuami Eugene, Kidi, Medikal, Praye, DopeNation and many others. The rate for the event is ghs20 and it comes along with a free Kasapreko 10/10 Drink.

The event is being sponsored by Kasapreko 10/10 and Axxis Shipping. Media partners for the event are 4Syte Tv, Multimedia, Kwese Iflix, UTv, GhOne, Fiesta Tv and Team AVO. For further details contact 0243005695

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